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It’s a Freak Tour!

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We Control Freaks welcome you to the 10th  stop on the Tour de Freak!  You’ve probably just arrived from Mary Brown – Stamper Camper’s Corner tour stop.  She always has wonderful projects and ideas!

We are featuring stamps and colors from the new catalog.  Here’s a couple projects using the new Hostess level 2 set called Fast & Fabulous.  In order to receive this set, you must have a $300 workshop.  A couple hints:  I did not use the 2-step stamp for the melon mambo color on the flowers…I just painted it.  The black bow at the top of the flowers is just a thin piece of black card stock….not ribbon.  Although it will be nice to have that 1/8″ taffeta ribbon soon!

Here’s What I Used:
Stamps: Fast & Fabulous, Occasional Quotes
Paper: Melon Mambo, Pear Pizzazz, Whisper White, Basic Black
Ink: Melon Mambo, Basic Black, Sahara Sand (outline flowers), Stazon Black, Cherry Cobbler
Accessories: Pear Pizzazz marker, Eyelet Border punch, Black Satin ribbon, Ticket punch, Corner rounder punch, Vintage Wallpaper Embossing folder, Aqua Painter,

I went with the same colors and stamp set for my next project also.  This is a Ghirardelli Box…pattern found here on Splitcoast.

Here is how it opens:

These are so quick and easy to make and would make anyone happy to receive a filled one!!  …Dark chocolate & caramel….mmmmmmm.

So glad you came today!  I hope you’ll come back again real soon!

I will direct  you to the next stop on the Tour de Freak- – LeeAnn Greff – Flowerbug’s Inkspot–by clicking this button.

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17 thoughts on “It’s a Freak Tour!

  1. Great projects, Wendy! I’m getting lots of inspiration taking this tour!

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  2. Awesome color combinations!

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  3. what absolutely FABULOUS colors on your projects! I just love this set and your colors are perfect with them.

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  4. Absolutely STUNNING.. the colors are FAB !!!!!! Definitely casing these projects 🙂
    Patty

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  5. WOWZIE, Wendy! These are gorgeous!

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  6. What a GREAT color combo Wendy. Lovely projects.

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  7. Very pretty Wendy! Love the colors you used. The only thing I don’t like is…now you are making me second guess my decision to not get this stamp set!

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  8. Wendy, really love the color combination you used. TFS. Have a great Sunday. Am going out to plant my flowers, better late than never.

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  9. Hi Wendy — beautiful projects! Love the look you got from just painting in the outline stamps! Just beautiful! good to have you on the tour this month! blessings, Gretchen

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  11. These are simply stunning and beautiful!! LOVELOVELOVE your color combo here (and I NEED to make me one of those little Ghirardelli square boxes!) So wonderful, Wendy (and have I ever mentioned that I think your name is cool???)!

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  12. Stunning card and box! I am so glad someone else realized how stunning this set is!

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  13. Love all your projects! Great color combo!

    Mary

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  14. I {heart} that little box! It is so sweet! I have seen the template but not tried it yet. Yours is so pretty and makes me want to make them!!! That Pear colour is lovely.

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  15. Beautiful colors on your projects! I can’t wait to earn that stamp set! Great job!

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  16. Adorable gift set…love the color combo with the black touches!!

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  17. Your cardstock “ribbon” is a great idea

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