Sep 17, 2013

Whimsy Stamps - September Rubber Stamp and Die Release - Sneak Peek

Happy Tuesday everyone and thanks so much for stopping by!

It's that time of the month again, time for a little Sneak Peek of what will be released tomorrow at Whimsy Stamps. And of course we are holding a little sneak peek hop. Don't forget to leave comments on each DT members blog (listed below) for a chance to win some Whimsy goodies. 

For my card today I used the super cute stamp "Penguin Joy" illustrated by Crissy Armstrong. I have also used a new sentiment set (to be released tomorrow as well), Season's Greetings Notables 7, by Whimsy's Raindrop Echo Designs. I just love that shape, and of course I used the Notables 7 die to cut it out. These new goodies will be available for purchase tomorrow!
I colored these cute penguins using copic markers (listed below). I am starting to believe I am addicted to fussy cutting, seems like I cannot make a card without the image being fussy cut. The beautiful paper in the background is part of a 6x6 paper pack (Winter Frost), designed by Michele Roos for Whimsy Stamps, and it too will be available to purchase tomorrow.  And then I just had to use the gorgeous snowflake border die too, which was released last year.

A pretty simple card, I just added some silver cord, and a little bit of glitter for embellishments. Finished it off by sewing the edges. 


Products used:
Stamps: Penguin Joy, Season's Greetings Notables 7 (both Whimsy Stamps)
Papers: Winter Frost DP (Whimsy Stamps), SU pink, Neenah white
Tools: Notables 7 die, Snowflake border die (both Whimsy Stamps)
Embellishments: Ribbon, silver cord, glitter
Copic Colors used:
Penguins: C0, C3, C5, YR12, YR14, Blender 0
Hats/Scarfs: B0000, B00m B02, R81, R85, YG11,YG63, YG67, 0
Present: YG11, YG63, YG67, R81, R83, R85, 0
Shadow around tiles: B0000, 0
Words: R81, R85, 0


 Finally, here is the list of participating Designers in today's hop. Don't forget to leave comments for a chance to be entered to win a Whimsy prize. The prize location is secret, so you will have to comment on all the blogs. 

Ellie - that's me,  Heidy Iris, Janette, Melissa,Shannah, Shelby, Tammy Louise
Patricia

I hope you enjoy today's hop, you have until Wednesday 12noon EST to hop along in this hop for a chance to win. Then tomorrow we will have a full review of all new release products and of course another blog hop too!

Have a wonderful day and
happy hopping!!

35 comments:

  1. Really Lovely design Ellie! I adore the background stamp and the snowy hill behind them all! Great coloring too!
    Hugs,
    Tammy Louise

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  2. I got so excited when I saw the sneak peak on Facebook this morning. I LOVE Crissy's penguins.

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  3. Love the care the penguins are so cute

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  4. I know I've said it before Ellie, but your stitching really is superb and really makes your cards that little bit different.

    B x

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  5. Wow so sweet... Love this stamp , great fussy cutting and gorgeous coloring. Congrats!!!

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  6. Beautiful, love how you used the sentiment!

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  7. Great card and I love the cute stamp and colors you used! The snowflakes look great too. Hugs, Hanneke

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  8. Great showcase of all the new goodies!!! I like your choice of non-traditional colors for this card, with the penguin image and die cut details this card still has got plenty of Christmas feel to it!

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  9. How precious are the adorable penguins... Love the sentiment and your fabulous design.

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  10. Such a cute card Ellie!! Hugs Anneke

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  11. Such a fun card Ellie!!
    XXX Heidy

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  12. I like the use of the color pink...not your typical Christmas Card!

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  13. Aww, this is totally adorable,

    Liz x

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  14. WOW!! This is wonderful Ellie. I LOVE those cute penguins, your colouring is fabulous and the sentiment is gorgeous too.
    Sue xx

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  15. Aaah what an adorable penguin image and a lovely sentiment and layout too, Luv Sam x

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  16. This is adorable, Ellie! The penquins are so cute! Great design!!

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  17. Hi ellie~~Awww just adorable!!! Love the fun penguins and the new notables and paper are The Best!!!
    Happy day

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  18. I love penguins & these little guys really stole my heart! Lovely design & coloring.
    Hugs, Renee

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  19. Can't help but smile at those little guys. Love the none traditional colors.

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  20. How ADORABLE are those penguins!!! Fantastic card. Love the fussy cut. Wish I had the patience. LOL!

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  21. Penguin Joy is an adorable image!! You showcased them perfectly!!

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  22. aww, what a sweet card ellie! those little penguins are just too cute and i love how they're holding up their signs and your colouring is fabulous.

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  23. What a gorgeous card - love your coloring of these cute new penguins.
    Hugz
    Ea

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  24. Wonderful card!!
    http://www.kalasirjana.blogspot.in/

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  25. Oh, such a cute image! Love your design and fuzzy cutting! xxx JIJI

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  26. Really beautiful card Ellie! Great fussy cutting - those penguins are too cute!

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  27. SO cute Ellie! Love these little penguins, and love how you've coloured and cut them out! Hugs, Shannah xox

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