Thursday, June 11, 2015

Whimsy June 2015 Release - Grand Blog Hop!

Welcome to the ...

Whimsy Stamps June release BLOG HOP!
The DT have been sharing some amazing creations made with new stamps over the last couple of days, and today we are celebrating their release with a GRAND BLOG HOP!

You can see all the stamps and dies from this release, along with the last 2 days hops at the Whimsy blog. And the entire new release is available to buy from the Whimsy Stamps store RIGHT NOW!

Today I've used another new image from Lizzy Love  called 'Jane's Long Day' and the included sentiment, available at Whimsy Stamps.

 
The images were stamped with Memento ink and coloured with Copic markers.

 
The papers are from American Crafts 'Mayberry' 6x6 papers, and all the edges were inked with Distress Ink 'Antique Linen'.


 
I finished it with some flowers, a bow and some pearls... I hope you like it!

So now it's time for you to continue today's hop!


One lucky hopper will win a $25 gift certificate!  To enter the draw, simply leave a comment at EVERY stop along the hop by 12.00pm noon on Friday June 12th.
Here is a complete blog hop list in hopping order:


Thanks so much for visiting today and see you again soon!

Whimsy Stamps Products: 'Jane's Long Day' and included sentiment by Lizzy Love Collection, available at Whimsy Stamps;
Colouring Medium/Ink: Memento 'Tuxedo' Ink, Copic Markers, Distress 'Antique Linen';
Papers: C/S - Bazzill; DP - American Crafts 'Mayberry' 6x6 papers;
Embellishments: Wild Orchid Crafts Daisy, Cherry Blossom and Rose, Satin Ribbon from Spotlight, Want 2 Scrap Pearls;

Tools/Other: Cuttlebug and Embossing Mat, Mounting Foam, Inkssentials Sponging Tool.

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Whimsy Stamps June 2015 Release - Day 1

Hi Everyone!
Welcome to Day 1 of our...
June Rubber Stamp and Die Release

Over the next 3 days we will reveal 19 *BRAND NEW* red rubber stamps/stamp sets and 1 Word Die. They will be available to buy from the Whimsy Stamps store today and from selected Whimsy Stamps retailers on Wednesday.

Today we are excited to show you the brand new Crissy Armstrong, Time for Tea Designs and Lizzy Love stamps and dies being released this month. For a full reveal of these stamps, check out the Whimsy blog.

For today's hop, I have used this cute and fun new image from the Lizzy Love Collection called 'Harriot History Teacher' and the included sentiment available now at the Whimsy Stamps store.


The image is stamped in Memento Tuxedo ink and coloured with Copic markers.

 
The papers are from Bo Bunny 'Souvenir Collection' 6x6 papers, and all the edges were inked with Distress Ink 'Antique Linen'. The embellishments are printed from the Lori Whitlock 'School Days' digital kit, fussy cut, and attached with mounting foam.

 
I finished with a couple of dark blue pearls from Want2Scrap.

So now it's time for you to continue today's hop!

PRIZE ALERT ... We have hidden a fabulous prize of a $15 GIFT CERTIFICATE at one of the stops on today’s hop! We will draw the lucky winner from the comments left here and on today's design team posts (listed below) so be sure to visit everyone and leave a comment at every stop to be entered into the draw:
Thanks so much for visiting today and happy hopping!

Here's what I used:
Whimsy Stamps Products: 'Harriot History Teacher' and included sentiment by Lizzy Love Collection, available at
Whimsy Stamps;
Colouring Medium/Ink: Memento 'Tuxedo' Ink, Copic Markers, Distress 'Antique Linen';
Papers: C/S - Bazzill; DP - Bo Bunny 'Souvenir Collection' 6x6 papers;
Embellishments: Lori Whitlock 'School Days' digital kit, Want 2 Scrap Pearls;

Tools/Other: Cuttlebug and Embossing Mat, Mounting Foam, Inkssentials Sponging Tool.
 

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Whimsy Inpiration - Flowers in my Pocket & Vintage Baby

Hi Everyone!

I have a couple of really quick Whimsy Inspiration cards for you today!
For my first card I have used a stamp from Meljen's Designs called Flowers in my Pocket. I have also used Everyday Sliders 1 and matching Slider 1 Die, available at the Whimsy Stamps store.
 
 
The image is stamped with Memento Tuxedo ink and coloured with Copic markers,  and the papers are from Sweet Shoppe Designs 'Head in the Clouds' digital kit.

 
The papers are from Sweet Shoppe Designs 'Head in the Clouds' digital kit.

For my second card I used the new 'Vintage Baby Sentiment Collection' stamp set and 'Vintage Baby Large Words' shapeology dies, both available at the Whimsy Stamps store. 
 
 
The image is stamped with Memento Dew Drop 'Sweet Plum' ink. The papers are from Nitwits Collection 'Fairytale Dreams' digital kit, and all the edges are distressed and aged with Antique Linen ink.

I added the die cut Princess and some pearls to finish.
 
Hope you like my cards!

Here's what I used:
Card 1:
Whimsy Stamps Products: '
Flowers in my Pocket' by Meljen's Designs, 'Everyday Sliders 1' and matching 'Slider 1 Die', available at Whimsy Stamps;
Colouring Medium/Ink: Memento 'Tuxedo' Ink, Copic Markers, Distress 'Antique Linen';
Papers: C/S - Bazzill; DP - Sweet Shoppe Designs 'Head in the Clouds';
Embellishments: Nestabilities Lacey Circles, MFT Circle STAX, Want 2 Scrap Pearls, Ranger Liquid Pearls and 
Lovely Lace Tape;
Tools/Other: Inkssentials Sponging Tool.
Card 2:
Whimsy Stamps Products: 'Vintage Baby Sentiment Collection' stamp set and 'Vintage Baby Large Words' shapeology dies, available at Whimsy Stamps;
Colouring Medium/Ink: Memento Dew Drop 'Sweet Plum', Copic Markers, Distress Inks 'Antique Linen';
Papers: C/S - Bazzill; DP - Nitwits Collection 'Fairytale Dreams';
Embellishments: Want 2 Scrap Pearls;

Tools/Other: Inkssentials Sponging Tool.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Whimsy Inspiration - Violin Girl

Hi Everyone!

I have some more Whimsy Inspiration for you today!
For my card I have used this sweet girl from Time for Tea Designs called 'Violin Girl', available at the Whimsy Stamps store.
 

The image is stamped with Memento Tuxedo ink and coloured with Copic markers. I then fussy cut and adhered it onto the card with mounting foam.


The papers are from a free Vintage French Music stationary, and I used some Bazzill cardstock to frame it with. I added just a few pearls to finish.


Hope you like my card!

Here's what I used:
Whimsy Stamps Products: 
'Violin Girl' by Time for Tea Designs, available at Whimsy Stamps;
Colouring Medium/Ink: Memento 'Tuxedo' Ink, Copic Markers, Distress 'Frayed Burlap';
Papers: C/S - Bazzill; DP - free Vintage French Music stationary;
Embellishments: Kaisercraft Pearls;

Tools/Other: Inkssentials Sponging Tool, mounting foam.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Whimsy Inspiration - Cookie

Hi Everyone!

Today I'm sharing a Whimsy Stamps card with a fun image from our fabulous artist, Krista Heij-Barber. He is called 'Cookie' (for obvious reasons!) and comes with his own sentiments.

 
The image is stamped with Memento Tuxedo Ink, and coloured with Copic markers. The papers are from a Sweet Shoppe Designs digital kit called 'Secret Recipe'.

 
Hope you like my card!

Thanks so much for visiting today and see you again soon!

Here's what I used:
Whimsy Stamps Products:
'Cookie' from Krista Heij-Barber, available at Whimsy Stamps;
Colouring Medium/Ink: Memento 'Tuxedo' Ink, Copics, Distress Ink 'Frayed Burlap'.
Papers: C/S - Bazzil; DP - Sweet Shoppe Designs 'Secret Recipe'
digital papers;
Embellishments: Recollections Pearls;
Tools/Other: .

Monday, May 25, 2015

Whimsy Inspiration - Summertime Sue

Hi Everyone!
I'm back again with another Whimsy card... this time from last weeks Whimsy May Release.
 
For this card I  used the new image from Art by Mi Ran called 'Summertime Sue', available from Whimsy Stamps.
 
 
The image was stamped with Memento ink and coloured with Copic markers. I trimmed around the image, and mounted onto the card with foam squares for dimension.

 
The papers are 'Make a Splash' digital papers from Sweet Shoppe Designs, and I used several of the embellishments from this kit also.


I added some Doodlebug Aqua Sequins as a finishing touch.

Thanks so much for visiting today! I'll be posting again tomorrow!

Here's what I used:
Whimsy Stamps Products:
'Summertime Sue' from Art by Mi Ran, available at Whimsy Stamps;
Colouring Medium/Ink: Memento 'Tuxedo' Ink, Copics (E000/00/04/11/21/25/29, R20/22/24/27, BG000/00/01/02, B00/01/02, YG11/13/17, Y00/11/17);
Papers: C/S - Bazzil; DP - 'Make a Splash' digital papers from Sweet Shoppe Designs;
Embellishments: Doodlebug Aqua Sequins.

Tools/Other: Mounting Foam.

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Whimsy Inspiration - Geeky Glasses

Hi Everyone!
 
I have been having some internet problems... which unfortunately meant I missed out on the Whimsy Stamps May Release Blog Hops :-(
But the great news is that I'm back online, and now I have a bunch of cards to share with you! :-)
 
So to get warmed up, I have a Whimsy card using this sweet girl from Time for Tea Designs called 'Geeky Glasses'.  The 'Just a Note' sentiment is from the 'Everyday Moments' sentiments set, from the Clearly Whimsy Stamps Collection.  Both are all available at the Whimsy Stamps store.
 

The image is stamped in Memento Tuxedo ink and coloured with Copic markers. I trimmed it into a simple rectangle and inked the edges with Distress Ink 'Frayed Burlap'.

 
The papers are from the Kaisercraft 'Cherry Blossom' 6x6 papers, and some Bazzill cardstock. free digital kit at Sweet Shoppe Designs.
I finished wish a few lilies from Wild Orchid Crafts and a twine bow.


Check in again tomorrow, as I'll be back with another card to catch up on! :-)

Here's what I used:
Whimsy Stamps Products:
'Geeky Glasses' by Time for Tea Designs, and  'Everyday Moments' sentiments from the Clearly Whimsy Stamps Collection, available at Whimsy Stamps;
Colouring Medium/Ink: Memento 'Tuxedo' Ink, Copic Markers, Distress 'Frayed Burlap';
Papers: C/S - Bazzill; DP - Kaisercraft 'Cherry Blossom' 6x6 papers;
Embellishments: Lilies from Wild Orchid Crafts, Twine;

Tools/Other: Inkssentials Sponging Tool.