Nov 23, 2011

Whimsy Stamps Cocoa

Hi Whimsy Fans,

today is the last day of the November Whimsy StampsLink Showcase. I hope you have enjoyed the daily mini hops and good luck to all of you hopping along! Remember these stamps and dies are all available for purchase at Whimsy Stamps right now along with all your other Whimsy favorites.

Don't forget today is also the last day to hop along, for a chance to win one of the newly released stamps. But like before you only have 24 hours to enter for a chance to win. All winners will be announced sometimes tomorrow at the Whimsy Stamps Inspirations Blog.


For today I decided to make a little pocket card that holds a hot cocoa packet. The stamp I used is called Served with Love from the Crissy Armstrong collection.

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To make this card I followed the tutorial on Splitcoaststampers by the super talented Beate.

For the image I did some paper piecing and coloring with derwent coloursoft pencils blended with baby oil. Glitter was added to the snow and snowflake centers.
The snowflakes were cut out using Whimsy's new Shapeology die "Layered Snowflakes" which is a set of 3 snowflakes dies, that can be used layered or by themselves as I did here. (I just used one of the dies.) To finish it off I added the sentiment from the new stamp set "winter notables, cut out using the new Notables 1 Shapeology die.

I am entering this card to these two challenges:


To take a look at the rest of today's project, simply click the links below, and don't forget to leave comments along the way, if you'd like to be entered into a
drawing for a Whimsy Prize.


Remember that the entire new release is available to buy right now from the Whimsy Stamps store !

Thanks for stopping by and don't forget to check the Whimsy Inspirations blog tomorrow to see if you are one of the lucky winners!! Good luck to everyone!

12 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card, and image is so cute. fab colouring. Hugs,moni

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  2. This stamp with the darling little penguin and polar bear is so cute. Love your card and, again, another fabulous creation. patnbobcuddy at gmail dot com

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  3. Hi ellie, what a cute card my friend!! so lovely :)
    Hugs Anneke

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  4. Great project; loving the sentiment paired with this image! So so cute!

    Hugs;
    Janette

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  5. This is such a sweet card! Love the colors and DP. Hugs, Hanneke

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  6. Great Idea for Kids!!!! Your work is very beautiful!! thanks for the tutorial Hugs!!

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  7. Fantastic little gift idea. TFS joy4umetoo at hotmail dot com

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  8. This is such a cute idea, and the image is just perfect for it. These would be fun to give away.

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  9. What a cute idea to do with that image! I love it!

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