Monday, September 15, 2014

Whimsy Stamps Holiday Release - Part 1 Sneaky Peeky

Welcome to Day 1 of our
2014 Holiday Release - Part 1

We are super excited to announce that this months release is our very first HOLIDAY RELEASE of 2014! We have so many fantastic holiday stamps and dies this year that we have split them into 2 releases.  We are releasing part 1 of the collection this week, and will release the second part next month.

Over the next 3 days we will reveal *BRAND NEW* red rubber stamps/stamp sets and *BRAND NEW* coordinating die/die sets. They will be available to buy from the Whimsy Stamps Store and selected Whimsy Stamps retailers on Wednesday.

We are thrilled to welcome LindaLiz, and & stephanne (me me me!!!) as our Guest Designers for this release. We are also excited to welcome some of our artists as guest designers this month. Welcome ladies!



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 at the Whimsy Blog and on today’s design team posts, so be sure to visit everyone and leave a comment at every stop to be entered into the draw. Today we are excited to show you the brand new Crissy Armstrong, Meljen Designs, Elisabeth Bell and Raindrop Echo Designs stamps and dies being released this month. For a full reveal of these stamps, hop on over to the Whimsy Blog!!

For todays project, I inked up the oh so cute Candy Canes and Lights image illustrated by the amazing MelJen and used the Christmas Tree Trio sentiment set and dies by the talented Ann Vento of Raindrop Echo Designs. I've used distress ink pads for coloring and the papers are Basic Grey.



So now its time for you to continue todays hop! Don’t forget to leave a comment at every stop along the hop to be entered into the draw to win a $15 gift certificate:
Alright, off to Shelby Thomas's you go!!

Thanks so much for visiting today!!
Take Care!!
stephanne

28 comments:

Margreet said...

Gorgeous card with pretty papers and adorable stamps!
xxx Margreet

Dr Sonia S V said...

What a beautiful image and beautiful card
Cheers
Dr Sonia
Cards Crafts Kids Projects

marylouh said...

Very pretty. Love all of the layers. The little trees looks great.
thanks for sharing a wonderful card.

Glittered Paws said...

Love the candy canes - so cute and layers layers layers. Great job.

Sue said...

This is gorgeous, such a great image and your design is beautiful.
Sue xx

Elaina said...

Nice use of the stamp, congrats

Pysselbus said...

Beautiful!!! Love the image and the adorable dies!

Hugs
Linda

JoanneO said...

This is my kind of card. Loved all the layers and the colors you chose.

Linda K said...

Love your layers and your colors! Fantastic card!

Adrianne Fane-Hervey said...

just gorgeous
hugs

Jenée said...

I really like this image, and both versions have been wonderful. Your card is so very festive -- a delight.

cghundley said...

Lots of pretty
papers used on
this cute card!
Carla from Utah

Tina M said...

Ohh wow, I totally love your card...too fab!

Kristie W. said...

Love your card!! The papers give it a rustic feel that I adore. The sentiment trees are neat!

Sue D said...

Wonderful coloring and layers.

Danni said...

What a wonderful card!! Love the coloring on the image--I can *feel* the winter air!

Olivia said...

Fantastic used of the stamps and dies. Great job

Denise Bryant said...

Beautiful card! Great coloring on the Candy Canes and Lights stamp, and I love the embellishment with the Christmas Tree Trio stamps and dies!

Vivienne Holden said...

Beautiful vintage style card.
LOVE it!

Pat K said...

Beautiful holiday card. I love the stitching and stapling. hugs, Pat K x

loulou said...

Congrats on being a Whimsy GDT. Fantastic card. Love all the layers and your great colouring on the Meljen image.

April Rogers said...

Oh I have some of these papers, Thanks so much for the inspiration on combining them. Don't you just love Meljen's? ;-)
xo Nana

Donna Rudy said...

Gorgeous colouring - love the background

Gail said...

wow..love it all tfs..huggzz

scrappymo! said...

What a lovely country feel you have acheived on this card!

marylouh said...

I love this card. The candy canes in the snow and the little trees are so pretty.
thanks for sharing a great card.

Teresa Godines #6857 said...

Fabulous card. I love how you framed the image. TFS

Mary Lou said...

Hi Stephanne...adorable Christmas card! Great combo with the candy canes and Xmas tree trio set! Lovely:)
Hugs