Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Whimsy Stamps Release Party- Your final stop!!





Hello and welcome to the Whimsy Stamps February new rubber release BLOG HOP!


We have 16 gorgeous new Whimsy Stamps plus 2 new fantastic dies to show you today! These new goodies are available to buy right now from the Whimsy Stamps store along with all your Whimsy favourites. We also have our wonderful special guests joining us for this hop - Beate Johns, Deb Routledge, Chris Dark, Jacque Beddingfield, Tracy Payne, and Elaine Hughes!

The Whimsy Stamps DT have been sneak peeking these fabulous stamps for the past 5 days, so if you missed them be sure to hop on over to the Whimsy Inspirations Blog for some more fabulousness!

Here is a full list of the wonderful new rubber stamps and dies being released today:


5 stamps / stamp sets from Crissy Armstrong
Fragrant Rose ~ Darling Daisies ~ Smell the Flowers ~Valerie's Spring Rain ~ Fancy Bench

3 stamps from Meljen's Designs
Balloon Mouse ~ Baby Bunny's Bottle ~ Spring Sitter Bunny

4 stamps from Kenny K
Uptown Angel ~ Star ~ Lady Raven ~ Vicki LeeVicious

4 stamps / stamp sets from Raindrop Echo Designs
Postage Stamps ~ Birthday Postage Stamps ~ Balloon Sentiments ~ Birthday Wish List

2 dies
Postage Stamp Die ~ Balloon Set Dies


If you would like to participate in the hop and you didn't arrive here from
Vanja Stevanovic's blog,
please CLICK HERE to return to the beginning of the hop at Chris's blog.

The hop starts today (Wednesday February 9th at noon EST) and ends on Wednesday February 16th at noon EST.

For this hop we have 6 different prize draws! We have not one but TWO grand prize draws, so two lucky hoppers will win a large selection of new release stamps. Grand Prize 1 will be for those who help us advertise the hop, and Grand Prize 2 will be for those who hop along with us. Also, we have 4 mini candy stops throughout the hop where you can enter to win a new release stamp! I'm not going to tell you where they are, so if you haven't found them you'll just have go back to the beginning and start hopping! Now, you can see that I am a Grand Prize stop, heehee, but there are loads more goodies to be found, so please do CLICK HERE to return to the beginning of the hop at Chris's blog..

For my blog hop creation I used the adorable Valerie's Spring Rain by Crissy Armstrong and a stamp and cancellation from the Postage Stamps set by Ann Vento.


I've coloured with distress inks and prisma pencils, the papers are by October Afternoon, and the doily, laces, ribbons and flowers are from my stash.


I'm going to pop this in at the following challenges:
Crafty Catz Tartain or plaid
Cupcake Crafts Seeing Red




Here is a complete blog hop list in hopping order:


So if you have already gone and visited my uber-talented design team sisters and our amazing array of special guests, then you have earned yourself the opportunity of winning this delightful array of rubber goodness from our latest release:


And which images does this GRAND PRIZE include?

Darling Daisies
Postage Stamps
Fancy Bench
Uptown Angel
Birthday Wish List
Spring Sitter Bunny
Lady Raven
Balloon Mouse

How fantastic is that??? Please leave your name with Mr. Linky AFTER completing the hop, and don't forget to leave me a comment as well. Again, you have until noon on Wednesday, February 16th to join us:




Thanks so much for hopping along with us today!!
On behalf of myself, the rest of the amazing Design Team,
and Whimsy Stamps, have a wonderful day
and Happy Stamping!!!

hugs, stephanne

80 comments:

*Vicki* said...

WOWZER!! Steph, What a gorgeous card hun!! Your coloring is brilliant and I really love your yummy ribbons!! :) Great job girl!!HUGS

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Wow Steph!! I just love this card!! I knew I was in for a treat when I clicked to the last stop on the hop. Your choice of colors, the dp, the gingham and your details are yummy. STUNNING coloring!!
hugs,
Chris

Judi said...

What a BRILLIANT card. Love the way that her boots and brolly match that GORGEOUS ribbon you've used, and this image is just SO cute!

Judi x

Tami said...

Great job love that stamp:)

Cindy Haffner said...

SWEET SWEEET!!

Deb said...

your card is beautiful stephanne, such gorgeous colouring! hugs Debx

Vanja said...

Stunning card, Stephanne! Fantastic colouring and papers, I love the ribbon.
hugs
Vanja

Marie-Anne said...

What a cute card!

Marie-Anne

Karen Wilson said...

This is so cute! Really has a country feel to it and I love the ribbon! Great card, TFS!!

Brennen said...

Wow! What a great blog hop. Now I must find the energy to create some cards of my own.

Marlene said...

Such a gorgeous card! Wowza!

Elaine aka Quixotic said...

So sweet! Love your card. :)

iluvmybugs said...

WOW!!! Love your card...your coloring and color choices are just beautiful!!! TFS
~Terry~

Chris said...

Hi ya Steph! Long time no visit here from me sadly but it's been fantastic having a catch up with all your gorgeous makes. Your card is beyond fabulous and your colouring has brought little Valerie to life. Love your colour scheme and design, so fresh and pretty. Take care sweetie, hugs, Chris :D

Steffie2005 said...

eine traumhafte Karte.

LG Steffie

Jenny V. said...

Beautiful card Stephanne! Love the LO and details on your card. This image is so adorable. Have a wonderful day!

Patricia Garcia said...

Wh at a fun clean card! Great color choices!!

Hugs,
Patricia

Anki said...

Stunning card and such cute image! Kramis - Anki

Rhonda Miller said...

What a sweet card.

♪♫♥ Charity Crafter ♪♫♥ said...

Last but certainly not least x Your card is so chic! x Leigh x

Lillian Child said...

Love how you got this little gal and kiten sitting on the edge of a circle - and all of the layers and embellishments are SO lovely! Adore the red gingham. Great job!!

Crystal said...

this is soooo adorable and sooo beautiful, LOVE your layout, colors and design!! GORGEOUS creation!

Lullina said...

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carol said...

Wow ....how cute and adorable is this card, thanks for sharing your fab creation with us at Craftycatz, x carol

Juls said...

so gorgeous!! Loving the gingham ribbon! Hugs Juls

annyvials said...

I love that stamp and the colours!!! Absolutely beautiful

Ann

Elin said...

Stunning! Just right :)

Mona E said...

Such yummylicious candy! Love your card too. Such an adorable image. Thank you so much for a fun and inspiring bloghop. Hugs...Mona

raindropecho said...

Awww Stephanne, this is soooo sweet! I love the papers you chose and your coloring is fantastic. What a wonderful card!!

- Ann

Louise said...

Such a sweet card, great choice of colours

Lorraine said...

Love the cheerful colors on your card and the hop was fun & inspiring!

sabine said...

precious work you did here.
The coloring is so sweet in pastels.
This hop was very funny. I think we all love the new rubber stamps of whimsy.
Hugs Sabine

Snoopy said...

Whew! This is my very first blog hop and I'm so glad I joined in. You ladies are all so very talented. I LOVE the card you made! The pencils give it such a soft and pretty look! I also became a follower and can't wait for your next post!

Hugs,
Snoopy :D

http://snoopyshomemadefun.blogspot.com/

Cheryl said...

What a gorgeous, spring-y card! I love it!

Jules said...

Beautiful card love the colours and what a fantastic Hop loads of inspiration Thanks so much I had fun Hopping!!!

Heidi said...

This image is gorgeous with these line of papers. And the give away- WOW now that is amazing. So hoping to win some goodies now.

Anonymous said...

Wow your image is just so darling! What great colouring and I love you way she's sitting on the edge of the circle. Sweet card!!
Beth Greco

Stacey G.- 2 Craf-t-4u said...

This is adorable! Love the way the image hangs over! Your coloring is great and the colors are perfect!

Chrissy said...

Totally gorgeous. The way they both gaze at each other..just gorgeous, and so beautifully coloured.
Luv CHRISSYxx

Brenna said...

I love your card!! the image is adorable!! thanks so much for the hop, it was really fun to see what everyone else has been up to with these stamps!! lots of fun to hop along with everyone!!
Brenna
rbanderson@live.ca

Sheng said...

love the colors. suttle and cute.

Shirley N said...

Beautiful card! Love your coloring and your color combo! Your image is just adorable!

Sammibug said...

Wonderful card! And the hop was so much fun!! Thank you for the fabulous creative inspiration!

Shime said...

Cat with a girl again! I want this stamp :) I got so much pleasure from this Blog Hop! Thank you very much for organization!
I also hope to win some stamps from this new collection, because after i saw so cute cards - i would dream to have at least one :)

Message Keeper said...

What a sweet card!

Hugs,
Evelyn @ Message Keeper
http://messagekeeper.blogspot.com/

Marion said...

Such a gorgeous card and terrific image. Love the colourway. Enjoyed the hop and such a fantastic new release.
Marion

Debbie said...

Beautiful card Stephanne,Just love the gorgeous colour combo you have used,Hugs Debbie x

Kari said...

Love your card! Beautiful!

AsilisA MaM said...

Lovely image a lovely card - thank you very much for the cahnce witht he candy!

Linda said...

I just love this blog hop, i got so much inspiratin from all of you. This card is so cute. Hugs Linda

PrincessPammie said...

Wow my first ever blog hop and it was unbelievable that such talented women such as yourself can come up with some amazing ideas!!!! thankyou for the experience

Esme said...

Wow that's a gorgeous card! I love the colours you've used and the image is fab!
I've really loved the blog hop! Good work everyone!

Esme x

Randi WS said...

Wow Stephanne,
your card is gorgeous!
Love your coloring and the papers - and the ribbons are so cute!!
Thanks for sharing

Lots of love,
Randi WS

Mervi said...

Great Blog hop, you all are so talented!
Your card is also so gorgeous;-))m

Bizzi Hands said...

What a terrific blog hop and you make such lovely cards. well done

Heather said...

So beautiful, thanks for the fun hop :)

Heidi said...

Your card is amazing!
Love the design and colours:) Adorable image.
Hugs, Heidi:)

Catherine said...

Thank you for joining us at Cupcake Craft this week with such a delicious card ! Love those colours !

JoAnne said...

This is my favorite image and I love that all of you have done such beautiful and different things with your project. Thank you for sharing. I just wish I had my own blog!!!

Aunty Sue said...

Stunning card again and thanks for sharing with Crafty Catz

Renkata said...

ohhh this is adorable, this image is so cute.
You have created such a pretty card.
I love the ribbon.

Karen McAlpine said...

Love how you combined the ink and prisma pencils. Lovely! Super cute accents too.

Cor* said...

Your colors are just perfect for this stamp. Springlike feel to them! Great ribbon & lace! Super layout! I think I have to go back & find the fourth hidden candy!! LOL Thanks for the chance to win this awesome stuff!

Frea said...

Hi Stephanne, love this card it is soooo pretty! HUgs, Frea

Mary Lou said...

AWHH doilies, lace and flowers~~PERFECT compliments to this beautifully colored image!!! Excellente!!! Love the papers!!!
Hugz and thanks~~I do believe they saved the BEST for last :)

Annel said...

I love blog hops thanks for the fun.
Annel

CardArTart said...

Those papers, the ribbon, it's all too much I think I'm a bit breathless!!!

KarenB said...

I love the fresh colour scheme you used, and your amazing blending really caught my eye too.

Whew... I made it through all of the blogs in the hop :) Thank you :)

Glo said...

Nice hop, thank you so much!

Suzanne said...

Fantastic card, your colouring is beautiful. Hugs Sue x

Sharon Peele said...

Stephanne, Your card is so adorable, I love the way you colored the "Valerie's Spring Rain" stamp!! You did a beautiful job!!!

Kleine85 said...

This is amazing. Thanks for the great blog hop!!

HUgs,

Tanja

Sharon said...

Your card is beautiful. Those papers are lovely and that is such an adorable image.

Vicky said...

Wonderful card! Really enjoyed seeing all the creations on the blog hop.

Scrappymax said...

What a wonderful creation and beautiful colours. Thanks for a wonderful blog hop and all the inspiration.
Max x

Beate said...

Wow! Your coloring, the layout, the paper and embellishments make this card a total show stopper.
Hugs and smiles

Diane said...

What a beautiful card, love the color combination and layout.

Corinne said...

Wow Stephanie, your card is beautiful. This image is so adorable...the more I see her done up the more I am happy I ordered her...can't wait to get her. Love the colors you used, and the dimension you gave it. Reminds me of spring...
Hugs~
Corinne

Cat said...

What a gorgeous card! Love the colors and beautiful details! The red checked ribbon is perfect!

Heike said...

Wow, wonderful creation with so lovely Details.

Hugs
Heike