Friday, April 28, 2017

Krafty Komeback, Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps- Alice in Wonderland

It's time for a Krafty Komeback!!!
As you know, lots of our rubber stamp sets have long retired and are not available for purchase anymore. Well, we've decided to switch some things up and rerelease a few of your faves in clear! ... And today we're announcing a new one!
This WONDER-ful stamp set features one of our most popular images from artist Annie Rodrigue!

Here is my card....
Colored using Copic Markers
Ink: Lush lagoon by MFT

Such a gorgeous design with lots of pleats to colour! And look at that HAIR! A perfect image for lots of different card sending occasions!

The Krafty Krew design team members and guests listed below have created some fabulous creations to inspire you so be sure to hop around and check it out in action! Then hop on over to the Krafty Shop because ALICE in WONDERLAND is NOW AVAILABLE!!!

It's also Frugal Friday and we've got FOUR of our fabulous sets on SALE 40% OFF! But only for the weekend and only while supplies last! So be sure to check them out!
PLUS if you'd like to get your hands on some of our older, retired stamp sets be sure to join us this weekend for a LIVE Facebook Party in the Krafty Friends page for our RUBBER PARTY!!!
Get all the details on how YOU can scoop up some of our hard to find rubber stamp sets in the group and join us at 2pm EST on Sunday afternoon for all the FUN!
Happy kraftin'!

The Greeting Farm- Magic is Everywhere!

Hello everyone, happy Friday! It's DT day for me over at The Greeting Farm Blog today.
 I've been absolutely obsessing over the super duper adorable, Fluffy Unicorn stamp set. I decided to feature all five of these adorable guys onto one card, wanna see!?
Colored using Copic Markers:
Body: C00,C1,C3,C4,R00
Hair: R27,YR07,Y13,YG07,B02,RV55,V04
Magic Stick(horn): B00
Wings: B60
Hero Arts- Prisma Glitter
I love how easy it is cutting these guys out using the coordinating dies.
I made the cloud background by masking off my cardstock and using some blue ink, ink blending tool and cloud stencil I made using file from Silhouette store.
I hope you all love this magical card as much as I do!
Thanks for stopping by and have a fun and safe weekend.

Friday, April 21, 2017

SugarPea Designs is hopping with My Sweet Petunia!

Hello and Happy Friday everyone!! I'm so excited for you all to be joining us for this super fun collaboration. I have a fun and easy project to share with you all using my SugarPea Design products and my Mini Misti and Creative Corners.

I will also be sharing some step by step photos to show you how I created this clean and simple design.
Let's get started, shall we!

See step by step process below...
Stamps and Dies used will be listed at end of tutorial.
Step 1: I started by placing my angled triangle piece in bottom corner. I then slid my paper in place where I wanted and held in place with magnets & corner piece.
I stamped sentiment using 3 different colors of red in to make an ombre effect.
Inks used: Ladybug, Rhubarb Stalk & Poppy
Stem: Pear Tart

Step 2: Move paper up 1/4"

Step 3: Because I'm stamping at an angle, my next sentiment wasn't long enough to go across paper completely. So all I did was stamp it off the paper, this way the beginning will be at the end and you'll be able to see all the little sentiments.

Step 4: Move paper all the way to top 1" and all the way to left edge leaving only 1/4". You will also need to move your triangle edge up a 1/2". We are going to do some more stamping off edge to get a couple sets of repetitive books. This will make our design look coherent with the sentiment above.

Step 5: Remove triangle edge in order to stamp last image. I used a boarder stamp here and only inked and stamped the part I needed, this way you don't get ink on your Misti ruler guides.

Step 6: Last part was to stamp our cute little book worm. All I did here was use the corner brace pieces to hold paper in place and make for easy placement of worm without anything interfering and getting in way.

I'm not gonna show this step, but I also ended up using my large Misti Tool to stamp my green background paper using the cute little Chalkboard stamp from the Class Act stamp set.

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I finished my card by adding some bakers twine & sequins.

Please be sure to leave a comment on each blog for a chance to win some AMAZING goodies!!

  • There will be 2 winners for a $25.00 Gift certificate for the SugarPea Design Shop and 1 winner of Misti Stamping Tool (winner will have choice of either the original or mini).
  • MISTI Winners will be announced on the My Sweet Petunia blog on April 28th.   
  • SugarPea Winners will be announced over at the SugarPea Blog.
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    Thanks for stopping by!

    Wednesday, April 19, 2017

    Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps- Wonderful Wednesday Challenge

    It's Wonderful Wednesday time!! We hope you can play along!! As's ANYTHING GOES!! Break out your Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps and get krafty!! April Release sets are up in the Krafty Store now - Happy shopping (if you haven't already) ;-)
    For today's card I decided to use the, oh so cute, Darling Dragons stamp set.
    I colored this guy up earlier this month over at the Kraftin' Kimmie Krafty Friends FB page during my live color along video. I'm was finally able to get him put on a card...

    Colored using Copic Markers
    Inks used for ink blending:
    Pineapple, Sunshine, Lemon Chiffon, Blue Breeze & Lush Lagoon
    Solid CardStock- Lush Lagoon
    Sequins by PPP
    Dies- Sugar Pea Designs

    We want EVERYONE to be able to play along so your submission can use ANY stamp and can be any theme, any style, any design and it can be a card, a scrapbook page, an altered name it!! It must be a NEW creation and you can enter on this post until April 25th at midnight! At the end of the month one random winner will be chosen from all the submissions for the whole month and will receive a $20 Gift Card to the shop!!! What do you think.....wanna WIN?? Let's see your krafty stuff!!
    In addition to the great Krafty Challenges & Wonderful Wednesday, each month we will post a Sketch. The sketch will last all month long and if you use it in ANY of our Challenges or WW's during that month you will get an additional chance to win a store gift card! You do NOT have to use the sketch, it's just a little extra boost for your mojo if ya need it!

    Sunday, April 16, 2017

    Kraftin Kimmie Stamps- April Release Bloghop

    Woohoo!!! It's finally here!!!...
    The April Release is NOW available!!
    at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!!!
    The FOUR new clear stamp sets that we've been sharing all week are NOW up in the krafty shop and we're celebrating with a Krafty HOP!
    So grab a nice hot beverage, sit back and relax while you hop around and enjoy all the amazing creations from the
    Krafty Design Team and Guests!!
    For today's card, I decided to use the adorable Puddle Pals stamp set again...
    Colored Using Copic Markers:
    Fur: E41,E43,E44,E47,E49,YR14,YR18,E15,E18,W8,W7,W6,W4
    Mouth: R35,R39,R59
    Rain Gear: BG000,BG13,BG49,BG78,B000,B01,B02,B06,Y13,Y15,Y17,E15

    Pattern Paper: Oh Happy Life- Amy Tangerine

    Now let's re-visit all of the stamps we released this past week...
    First up we have TWO magical new stamp sets from artist Annie Rodrigue! First is SNOW WHITE!
    And of course, CINDERELLA!

    Then we shared the sweet RAINY DAY LULU from artist Cheryl Grant!

    And lastly these adorable PUDDLE PALS by artist Emilie Goulet!

    You will get to see ALL of the new sets in action as you sit back and enjoy the hop! Then head on over to the krafty shop because they are ALL available NOW!
    And if you HAVE to have it ALL, we also have our April Gimme Kimmies Kit which includes all FOUR of the new sets together and at a discount! But only for a limited time and while supplies last!
    Don't forget that you have until MONDAY to get your order in for the Secret Klub set!! (I've extended the deadline!) The only clues I'm giving you for this set are 1) it's a set by artist Emilie Goulet and 2) the theme is....BEACH!!!
    Feel free to order the secret set plus any new sets or extra goodies and I'll ship everything together later this week!
    Happy hoppin' and happy shoppin!!

    Saturday, April 15, 2017

    Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps- Day 4, April Krafty Peeks- Puddle Pals

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    Welcome Day FOUR of the APRIL Release
    at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!
    Can you believe that the springtime sweetness that just keeps on comin'!!?...
    Today is the final day of peeks and the release party is this afternoon at 2pm EST on Facebook! Our final set is from artist Emilie Goulet!
    It's called PUDDLE PALS!!

    This has to be my favorite set of the entire release, mainly because I'm a sucker for all things critters <3 Here is my card for today.
    Colored Using Copic Markers:
    Mouse: C00,C1-C5
    Flower & Leaf: YG11,YG13,YG17,YG03,YG63,YG67,G99,R32,R35,R37,R39

    Pattern papers: Amy Tangerine- Oh Happy Life

    This sweet set features two main images of some super adorable woodland creatures in the rain! It also comes with two coordinating sentiments!
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    It's also challenge day and our hostess is Krafty Girl, Jammie! And as always during release week, the challenge is ANYTHING GOES! So create a card, scrapbook page or altered item with any stamp but if you use a Kraftin' Kimmie stamp you'll double your chances to WIN!! Use any sketch, any design, any embellishments because Anything Goes! Have some krafty fun and join us this week because we'd LOVE to see your KKS designs. You have a week to play with this challenge and at the end of the month, we'll announce a WINNER from all of the weekly challenges for April! We hope you can play along for your chance to WIN a $20 Gift Certificate to use on ANYTHING you want in the shop!! Wanna win??
    I hope you can join us for all the fun and excitement and prizes this afternoon beginning at 2pm EST!! You can come hang out with the me and Krafty Team at our
    All of the Krafty Krew and Guests listed below have lots of super FUN designs to show you featuring these awesome new stamps! And while you're hopping around, be sure to leave a comment because we are giving away a gift voucher!!! You could WIN some Krafty $$$ to spend at the shop!!!! There will be one winner from all the comments this week and it will be announced at the party today!
    Happy hoppin'!

    The Greeting Farm- April Release Bloghop

    It’s the 15th, and that means the new APRIL Stamps: Fluffy Unicorns, Main Street, and Kitty Stacks are now available for purchase in The Greeting Farm Store. To celebrate, we are having a BLOG HOP, where one lucky fan will take home all 3 sets!!
    Be sure to leave a comment on each designer’s blog, and then head back to The Greeting Farm Blog to let us know you completed the hop. You have until Wednesday, APRIL 19th at 12pm CST to leave your comments. We will announce the random winner the following week.

    TGF Design Team:








    I just had to play with the adorable Kitty Stacks Card again. As soon as I seen these adorable feline friends, I knew I needed to create a card like this...
    Colored Using Copic Markers:
    Shadows: BG0000,BG10

    Pattern paper: Project Life- Becky Higgins, High Five Edition

    Don’t forget you must leave a comment on each blog listed in order to be eligible for the prize drawing. We will have more cards featuring the new stamps from our DT Leaders on April 17th so be sure to stop back by for more inspiration.
    Happy Hopping!

    Friday, April 14, 2017

    Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps- Day 3, April prieviews-Rainy Day LuLu

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    Welcome to Day THREE of our Krafty Peeks
    at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!...
    What's springtime without a little rain to bring up those beautiful new flowers and buds? And you know there's always sunshine after the rain! So here's our new set from artist Cheryl Grant!
    It's the adorable RAINY DAY LULU (and friends)!!
    Colored using Copic Markers:
    Skin Tones: E000,E00,E04,E11,E21,R20
    Hair: YR14,YR18,E08,E18
    RainGear: R27,Y11,Y15,Y17,E15
    Umbrella: W4,W6,W7,YG11,YG13,YG17,B000,B00,B01,BG10,BG11,BG13,
    Dog: E43,E53,E57

    Pattern Paper: Echo park- SunnyDays Ahead
    This sweet new set features an adorable main image of Lulu in her raincoat plus three fun sentiments! Such a perfect spring set to send sunshine to a friend!
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    You will see today's set in action as you hop around the Krafty blogs! You'll see the list of Krafty design team members and Krafty Guests below and be sure to leave some love at each stop because one lucky commenter is going to WIN a gift voucher to the krafty shop!
    ALL FOUR of the new April clear stamp sets will be released on Saturday afternoon! Be sure to join us at the LIVE Online Release party beginning at 2pm EST! Come join us to help celebrate the new release, check out lots of krafty kreations, have a chance to win some prizes and hang out with all our krafty friends! Hope to see you there!

    SugarPea Designs-April Product Release Day!

    Hello and Welcome to the 5th and final day of the SugarPea Designs, April Product Release!
    All products will go live over in the SPD shop at 6:00P.M. EST.
    I know this release has already had some pretty amazing new sets and dies and today is no exception.

    Today, we are showcasing a couple new stamps sets. I am featuring the super adorable, Watt's Up stamp set.

    I love how quickly this card came together... I did absolutely no coloring on today's card just stamping. I used my Misti Stamping tool in order to get my bulbs lined up and stamped how I wanted them.
    Other SPD products used:

    Be sure to head on over to the SugarPea Design Blog to see what the other design team members created. Also, be sure to leave a comment on not only my blog but all the other blogs for your chance to win some awesome crafty goodies from SPD<3
    Thanks for stopping by & happy shopping!!

    The Greeting Farm- Day 3, April Release- Kitty Stacks

    It's the final countdown! Welcome to day 3, the final day of Previews for our APRIL Release. All stamps from this release will be available for purchase in The Greeting Farm Store on Saturday, April 15th
      Don’t forget we will be having our, Release Blog Hop tomorrow, where 1 lucky winner will receive all 3 sets! Today, we are featuring the uber cute, "Kitty Stacks" Stamp set.
    Here is my card featuring the new stamps from today's set.
    The cuteness of these rolley-polley kitties are just unbearable. I have a couple ideas floating around in my head already for this stamp set and I may just use one of those ideas on tomorrows bloghop card.
    Kitties colored using Copic Markers:
    W0-W3, R00
    Tim Holtz- Spun Sugar Distress Ink
    Memento- Tuxedo Black
    PPP Sequins

    To see more fabby creations by the other design team member make your way over to, The Greeting Farm Blog.

    Thank you all for stopping by!!

    Thursday, April 13, 2017

    Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps- April release, Day 2- Cinderella

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    Welcome to Day TWO of our April Krafty Peeks
    at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!

    How about another fairytale princess??? Get ready for some dreamy creations because we've got another stunning design by artist Annie Rodrigue! It's CINDERELLA!
    Here is my card using this beautiful stamp set...
    My Cinderella is in the Big Apple. I colored her using Copic Merkers 
    Skin Tones: E000,E00,E04,E11,E21,R20
    Hair: E43,E53,E57
    Eyes: B01,B06
    Dress: B60,BV23,BV31,BV34

    Other Materials used: 
    Spectrum Noir Sparkle
    Sequins- PPP
    Die- MFT 

    This is such a magical image featuring the sweet princess and her gorgeous ball gown! Plus the set comes with three fabulous sentiments!
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    All the Krafty Team and Guests listed below have lots of beautiful creations to share with you today featuring the CINDERELLA stamp set! You'll see her in so many different colours and scenes!! Be sure to hop around and leave lots of love at each and every stop because one lucky commenter will WIN a gift voucher to the krafty shop! The winner will be announced at the LIVE Online Release Party on Saturday at 2pm EST, so be sure to join us for all the krafty fun!
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    SugarPea Designs- Day 4, April Release- This Little Piggy

    Hello and welcome to day 4 of our April release previews for SugarPea Designs. 
    For the past 3 days we've focused on some of the important people in our life, Mom's, Dad's and Teachers. Today's set is for everyone, it's just an all around happy fun set. 
    Introducing... This Little Piggy.

    Colored using Copic Markers: 

    I am a SUCKER for all things pigs and I this one definitely has my heart!! I have a feeling that this one will sell out fast, so you'll want to get your fingers prepared, come tomorrow evening. 

    This card wouldn't be complete if my little piggy wasn't in on an action wobble. He's so cute wobbling his little piggy hips in his little piggy hula hoop. 

    Be sure to head on over to the SugarPea Design Blog to see what the other design team members created. Also, be sure to leave a comment on not only my blog but all the other blogs for your chance to win some awesome crafty goodies from SPD<3
    Thanks for stopping by!