Showing posts from December, 2012

Merry Christmas - Frohe Weihnachten

Merry Christmas Everyone! Hope that you all have a wonderful day and that smiling faces will fill your Christmas with joy! Ich wuensche Euch allen ein frohes und gesegnetes Weihnachtsfest und einen guten Rutsch ins Neue Jahr! This card was sent to my friend Claudia and was also published in the latest issue of the Whimsy Inspirations Magazine . The image is 'Angel Gwen' from Some Odd Girl' and has been colored with alcohol markers (Copics and ShinHan). Sorry I did not write down the colors this time. Papers are from an older MME collection called 'Merry & Bright'. Sentiment is from the 'Tis the Season Notables 5' set and cut out using the 'Notables 5' die. Here's a closer look on the image: Again, wishing you all wonderful holidays and a Happy and Prosperous New Year! I'll see you all back here on January 1st on our Whimsy Review Day . I'll take a short break from crafting now to enjoy some

Whimsy Showcase Day 6 - My Heart & Soul

Hello and welcome to Day 6 of Whimsy Stamps December Rubber & Die Release Showcase ! On Monday (17 December) Whimsy Stamps released this month's new rubber designs, Shapeology dies, Whimsy Designer Paper packs, Shape EZ templates and *new* Whimsy Prints pre-coloured toppers.  From then until 23 December the Whimsy Stamps DT and Special Guests are showcasing these fabulous new goodies with a daily mini blog hop and I am part of today’s hop! Here's my card I made for today using 'Special Delivery Pup' from Whimsy's Crissy Armstrong Collection Isn't he a cutie? You just have to love him ;-) Papers I used are Whimsy Designer Papers 'Floral Explosion' designed by Michele Roos. They are so gorgeous! And to show them off better I used only one layer. Way too pretty to be covered by several layers. Sentiment is from the 'Key to my Heart' set. the Flowers I used are a mix of Whimsy Buds , Prima and WOC. The rhinestone swirl is

Whimsy Stamps December 2012 Rubber Stamp Release!

Welcome to the Whimsy Stamps December 2012 rubber stamp and die release! Today, Whimsy Stamps is releasing 20 fantastic new Rubber Stamps & Stamp Sets , 5 wonderful new Whimsy Shapeology Dies , a fabulous new Shape EZ by TLC template and 2 beautiful Whimsy Designer Paper 6x6 packs. These new goodies are available to buy right now from the Whimsy Stamps store along with all your Whimsy favourites.  We are also welcoming two new DT members to the Whimsy family today! We hope you will join us in giving a warm Whimsy welcome to Melissa Andrew and Janette Garcia . We are very excited that these extremely talented gals have joined us here at Whimsy as members of our magazine staff! Welcome Melissa and Janette!  From today until 23 December, the Whimsy DT and Special Guests will be showcasing these new products with a daily mini blog hop . Each mini blog hop has a new release prize hidden somewhere along the way and you have 24hrs to enter each prize draw by leaving a c

Snow Friends

Hello Everyone! Hope you all are enjoying the Christmas season. My card for today is a Christmas card as well. I made it earlier in October and it was published in the October issue of Whimsy's Inspirations Magazine. You'll find the print version available HERE and the online version is available to view for free HERE This card is for sale in my Etsy-Shop ! (comes with matching handmade box) This cutie pie stamp is from Whimsy's Elisabeth Bell collection 'Little Cottage Cuties' and called 'Meadow Magic'.  Color's used: Copic's. Papers are MME 'Winter Wonderland'. Paper Flowers are from WOC and my stash. The filigree corner embellishemtn is also from WOC. The sentiment is from Whimsy's 'Tis the Season Notables 5' and cut out with the matching 'Notables 5' die. The snowflakes are die cut with the 'Layered Snowflake Die Set' . The leaves were punched out using a MS punch and one from 

Whimsy November Release Review - Snowshoe Bunny

Edited to add Copic Colors / 12 - 13 - 2012 Hello All and Happy Hump-Day! Today I like to show you a card I made with the gorgeous Snowshoe Bunny from Crissy Armstrong. This cutie is available in rubber here at Whimsy Stamps .  On the Whimsy Blog you'll find brand new creations today from the Whimsy DT in review of the November release! I stamped Snowshoe Bunny onto MIC card using Memento Tuxedo Black ink. I colored him using my Copic's. DP is from Basic Grey's Aspen Frost Collection. Sentiment is from Whimsy's Snowflake Mini Letter Seals . The die cut snowman is also a Whimsy die called  Snowman Tag Die.  Copic colors used:  R000 - 00 - 20  - 22 - 21 - 24 - 27 - 29 - 39 - 43 - 46 - 59 BG0000 - 000 -10 - 11 - 15 E70 - 71 - 74 - 77 - 79 YG 93 - 95 - 97 - 99 Grey's used: W00 - 0 - 1 C0 - 1 - 5 - 7  T5 The inside is decorated to match the outside. The card also comes with a handmade matching box instead of an enve