Monday, March 31, 2014

Wild Orchid Crafts - BLING!

Hello there crafty peeps!
We have a new challenge over on the Wild Orchid Crafts Blog. The theme for this challenge is 'Bling'. Who doesn't love a little bling, right? Wild Orchid Crafts has some great bling to choose from check out the Embellishments section of the store! I've used Lili of the Valley's stamp
 'Annabel Music to my Ears' stamp. This is from the newest Collection featuring the new character Annabel. I just love her.
I hope you like my card and I hope you can play along this week at Wild Orchid Crafts Bling Challenge.

Stamps - LOTV -  'Annabel Music to my Ears'
Papers - Maja Designs and My Minds Eye
Ink - Memento and Copics
Other - Prima flower, pearls and charm

Saturday, March 29, 2014

Kraftin Kimmie Challenge - Spring!

Hi there!
Here's a card I made for the Kraftin' Kimmie Challenge today. The theme is Spring has Sprung.
Once again I used the no line stamping technique. I guess I'm a little hooked lately. :) This image is called, Anne of Green Gables. She's just so very sweet! I love the hair and suit cases!
I used my beautiful Maja Designs Papers. This is the first cut out I made using my Cameo! I really need to get it out and use it again. I never have time.. It's my goal this weekend!
I hope you will join us for the Kraftin Kimmie Challenge!

Stamps - Kraftin Kimmie- Anne of Green Gables.
Papers - Maja Designs
Ink - Memento and Copics
Wild Orchid Crafts - 25mm cream rose, white chrysanthemum, 15mm lavender rose, 6mm lavender rose, purple cosmo daisy, 20mm green, 15mm cream rose, pearl strand, lace hat pin
Other - Prima Resin clock Prima flowers

Sunday, March 23, 2014

A Beachy Card!

Hi there everyone.
Here's a card I made for my next class in Banning, Ca. at Jollene's Paperie.
We Made this card today at the store. I love this technique, 'no line technique'. I will also be teaching how to create the sand and sea in the distance. This little cutie is called, 'Schmaggie" and she is from the Little Darlings Collection.
Hope you all have a wonderful day!

Paper - My Little Shoebox
Other - burlap, paper doily, filmstrip

Friday, March 21, 2014

Meet Annabel NEW LOTV Release and Blog Hop!!

Good morning everyone and thanks for stopping by!

I just ADORE these new stamps from Lili of the Valley I know you all will too!

Time for another Lili of the Valley design team blog hop and today we’re giving you some inspiration for using their latest stamps which will be available to buy on the website from midday (UK time) on Monday 24th March
There are 7 gorgeous stamps featuring their adorable new character Annabel
Just ‘hop’ from one blog to another following the links and leave a comment on each post, hopefully we can give you lots of ideas along the way

As always we have some hidden prizes, we don’t know where they are so do be sure to visit and comment on every blog
We will let you know on Monday morning which were the ‘lucky’ blogs and the winners will be drawn at random from all the comments that were left on those blogs

We have 2 full sets of the new stamps to give away, 2 lucky winners will each win the set of 7 Annabel stamps

Here's a list of all the blogs taking part, and remember that you will need to visit them all and leave a comment on each one to have the best chance of winning;
Here's my card, I've done the no line technique. I must admit.. this is my new favorite card! I love this image so much and the little puppy.. there are no words how much I LOVE this new release and I know all of you will feel the same way!!!

Paper - Prima,
Ink - Memento and Copics
Other - paper doily, Prima Trinklet, Prima Resin Butterfly, Prima flower, Prima Tags

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

NEW LOTV Sneak Peeks!

Hello there crafty friends.
Here's a sneak peek of the new Annabel.
I just LOVE her. She's my favorite of all the characters from LOTV. Well one of them.. :) as I do love them all! You will be able to order these really soon. In the meantime check out the

Monday, March 17, 2014

Wild Orchid Craft Challenge - Spring Fling!

It's time for another challenge over at Wild Orchid Crafts!
Our theme this week is, 'Spring Fling'.
I've used this adorable Saturated Canary Stamp, 'Talkie'. I just adore her!!
I've also used my Bella Blvd Papers that are full of bright pretty Spring-ish colors. You can also pair this cutie up with Saturated Canary's, 'Walkie'.
This is also the card we will be making in my class at Custom Impressions in Bellflower, Ca.
You can view my class schedule on Facebook, you must be logged in though.
If you are in the area please check out my class schedule!
Have a lovely day!


PAper - Bella Blvd
Ink - Memento and Copics
Other - misc doily, ribbon, Fancy Pants cork board arrow. burlap, Magnolia Doohickey die.

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Kraftin Kimmie March Release Day!

We're so excited! It’s our MARCH RELEASE Day at KRAFTIN' KIMMIE STAMPS!! And we’re celebrating with a KRAFTY HOP!! So grab yourself a cuppa joe, sit back and be prepared for some krafty eye kandy! We're going to inspire your creations with our fun, new stamps!
Over the last few days in our Krafty Peeks, we have shared lots of AMAZING new stamps from all our artists for our March release! We’ve got something for everyone!! We’ve got a very unique new SLOTH set from Thai called WANNA HANG? There's an awesome new a-MOO-zing new set from Cheryl called DOWN ON THE FARM 2! Lastly, we are SO excited to share a SASSY new Moonlight Whispers stamp set....SHOW STOPPERS!
You will get to see ALL of the new images today as you sit back and enjoy our MARCH Krafty Hop! As you hop from blog to blog, be sure to leave a comment at each and every stop because some lucky stampers will win packages of these incredible stamps from the new release!! And when you’re done hoppin’, be sure to head over to the Kraftin’ Kimmie shop, because ALL the new images are available NOW! And don't forget...if you NEED it all, we have a Gimme Kimmies Kit which features ALL the new March stamps at a discount!!
OH AND we have a bunch of new PAPER PADS in the shop for you today!! There are brand new lines by Simple Stories, Bo Bunny, MME, American Crafts, Graphic 45 and Kaisercraft!! There are also a bunch of restocks of most requested paper pads!!!
Now let's celebrate with our NEW RELEASE and get hoppin' and shoppin'!!


Papers - Maja Designs
Ink - Memento and Copics
Other - large paper doily, Magnolia doohickey butterfly die, burlap, Prima crystal flower and crown

Day 3 March Kraftin Kimmie Peeks!!

Welcome back to day THREE of our MARCH Kraftin' Kimmie Peeks!!! The awesome new stamps just keep on comin'!!

We are SO thrilled to share the newest set of THREE images with matching sentiments from CHERYL! With the popularity of a set we released last year, we have continued on with the farm ...theme so today we're showing you the new set called DOWN ON THE FARM 2!!

This week our challenge hostess is TANGII! And her challenge is ANYTHING GOES!! So create a card, scrapbook page or altered item with a Kraftin' Kimmie stamp with no restrictions! 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. We hope you can play along for your chance to WIN some NEW Kraftin' Kimmie rubbah!!!

Would you like to know who won the new stamp sets that we've previewed this week???!! Well, you'll just have to wait until TONIGHT at this month's ONLINE RELEASE PARTY!!! Hope you can join us for all the fun and excitement and prizes!!! We'll be releasing all the new stamps you've seen this week after the party at 7pm EST!! You can read all the details about how you can join us RIGHT HERE!

All the Krafty Girls listed below have lots of super FUN designs to show you featuring these sweet new stamps from Cheryl! And while you're hopping around, be sure to leave a comment because we are giving away some stamps!!! You could WIN the new set stamps!!!!! {All of this week's winners will be announced at the online party tonight!}

So come and hang out with us tonight for all the LIVE action krafty fun at the release party and then come on back here tomorrow to check out the release day blog hop! ALL the new stamps will be available on TONIGHT at the KKStamps Shop!!

Papers and other embellishments - Fancy Pants Designs Happy Go Lucky
Ink - Memento and Copics

Friday, March 14, 2014

Kraftin Kimmie Sneak Peek Day 2!

Welcome back to Day TWO of the Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps MARCH previews!!! We are back with a fabulous new Moonlight Whispers stamp set!! You'll love these two SASSY showgirls along with the FOUR fun sentiments!!

Today the Krafty Girls and I are thrilled to share with you.....SHOW STOPPERS!! There are lots of amazing creations on today's hop featuring both new images and sentiments from the set!! We know you are just going to LOVE these... classy, sassy ladies and be inspired by all the fun designs!!

Below you will find all the Krafty Girls who have goodies to show you today and while you're visiting their blogs, be sure to leave some love at each stop because one lucky stamper is going to WIN a package of today's stamps!! Woohoo!!!

ALL of our MARCH stamps will be available on Saturday night at the Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps Shop!!! We'll be celebrating at our LIVE ONLINE RELEASE PARTY!! It's over at our KKS Facebook fan page! Join us for all the fun!! You can find more details here!!

Happy hoppin'!!

Stamps - Kraftin Kimmies Show Stoppers
Papers - Maja Designs
Ink - Memento and Copics
Other - paper doily, prima wooden butterflies

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Magnolia Waterlily Class next week at This n That!

Hi there my fellow crafters!
I will be posting lots more! I have a post for, about a week straight! Pretty good. huh?
I'd like to share some fabulous news with you all. I don't normally share a whole lot of personal stuff-- but my news leads to more crafting time! About a week ago I was offered a permanent morning position where I work, at Denny's. I'm so beyond the moon thrilled! No more late nights YAHOOOOO!!
The Store, This n' That in Chino Hills, Ca. is finally carrying Magnolia stamps and I've gotten quite a few requests for classes using them. So this is my class for next week's Magnolia Copic Class.
You can find more information at the This n That website, or on my Class Facebook Page.

Midweek Magnolia - Flourishes
Simon Says Stamp - Mothers Day or Special Woman

Stamps - Magnolia - Waterlily, LDRS - Everyday sentiments 
Ink - Copics and Memento
o   Skin -E13, E11, E00, E000, R32, W5
o   Background –B00, BG02, BG0000, BG10, BG13, BG11, N5, N3, N1, N0,
o   Lily & Butterfly – Y26, Y21, Y28, G21, G24, G28,
o   Bow & Stockings – RV10, RV13, RV34, W5
o   Hair – N9, N7, N5, N3
o   Dress – E44, E43, E42, E41, E40, W5
Other - burlap, Magnolia Doohickey flower and fence die, Martha Stewart punch, doily black satin ribbon,

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

A Wedding Invitation.

Hello there my crafty friends.
I have a project to show of the NEW Wedding Stamps from Lili of the Valley.
I had so much fun making this little project. I really wanted a shabby chic feel to this card. I'm so happy with the outcome. I remembered I had these dried flowers from my Nana's Funeral and they were the perfect touch in my mason jar.
You can see more gorgeous samples from the new Wedding Samples over on the
I'm sure you will be blown away!
You can get your stamps now, you can view all of the gorgeous designs HERE.
Have a wonderful day.
Creative Card Crew - Charms
Simon Says Stamp - Shabby Chic