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Whimsy Stamps August Release Blog Hop!

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

On August 10th, Whimsy Stamps released their August rubber designs and new dies. Today we are hosting a blog hop to celebrate this release and to share creations made using these 15 fabulous new Rubber Stamps and 3 wonderful new Shapeology Dies. These new goodies are available to buy right now from the Whimsy Stamps store along with all your Whimsy favourites.

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You can also find all the Whimsy Stamps rubber and dies over at Quixotic Paperie! ***

I’m thrilled once again to be among the wonderful special guests joining this hop, the others being Zoe McGrath, Alberto Gava and Iwona “Chupa” Palamountain.

The Whimsy Stamps DT have been showcasing these fabulous stamps for the past 6 days, so if you missed them be sure to hop on over to the Whimsy Inspirations Blog for some more inspiration!

Here is a full list of the wonderful new August release rubber stamps and dies:

3 stamps from Crissy Armstrong
Bart Goes Golfing ~ Butterfly Sympathy ~ Hang In There

4 stamps from Meljen’s Designs
Cupcake Treat Trio ~ Monkey Toes ~ Pen Pal Mouse ~ Topsy Turvy Cake

4 stamps from Kenny K
Bathing Beauty ~ Buggin Drummer ~ Wanda Wicked ~ Wedding Garter

4 stamp sets from Raindrop Echo Designs
Bottle Cap Sentiments ~ Film Markers ~ Schoolyard Fun ~ Vintage Seed Packets

3 dies/sets from Raindrop Echo Designs
Elegant Butterflies Die Set ~ Bottle Cap Die (coordinates with Bottle Cap Sentiments stamp set) ~ Film Marker Die (coordinates with Film Markers stamp set)

Today is also the release of the second edition of the Whimsy Stamps Inspirations Magazine! The magazine features never before seen samples and tutorials from our DT members as well as some creations from our customers and fans too! This issue is crammed full of crafty goodness and best of all it’s FREE! Just click the link below and you will be taken to the magazine where you can read it online or download it and save to your computer.

CLICK HERE to view the Whimsy Stamps Inspirations Magazine Issue 2

If you would like to hop along with us today and you didn’t arrive from IRIS’ blog, please CLICK HERE to return to the beginning of the hop at Zoe’s blog.

The hop starts today (Wednesday August 17th at noon EST) and ends on Wednesday August 24th at noon EST.

For this hop we have 7 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. We also have 5 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! *wink*

For my blog creation I used the gorgeous BATHING BEAUTY from the new Kenny K stamp release (available in the UK at Quixotic Paperie).  Isn’t she fabulous?

Whimsy Stamps - available at www.quixoticpaperie.co.uk

I also used Whimsy Stamps – Good Life Ticket Sentiments and the Whimsy Shapeology Ticket Die (available in the UK at Quixotic Paperie).

Coloured with Copic Markers on Make it Colour Blending Card.  The gorgeous chipboard embellishments are of course Make It Crafty – Hawaiian Beach Lasercut Chipboard.  The designer papers are from the yummy Authentique “Splendid” 6×6 pad.

So now it’s time for you to continue the hop by hopping over to ANNIKA’S BLOG.

Finally, here is a complete blog hop list in hopping order:

Zoe McGrath
Patricia Garcia
Crissy Armstrong
Minna Paajanen
Simonne Clay
Alberto Gava
Iwona “Chupa” Palamountain
Donna Smith
Lori Pachkowsky
Debbie Eastman
Erin Bailey
Marley van der Heijden
Stephanne Maraver
Ann Vento
Iris Wiechmann
Elaine Hughes
Annika Ryan

Thank you so much for hopping with us today and I hope you enjoy the new release!

Whimsy & Make it Crafty Urban Scene www.quixoticcards.com

Whimsy Stamps & Make it Crafty Meet On The Streets HOP!

Whimsy Stamps & Make it Crafty have come together to create a fun Urban Themed digi collection!

Ann Vento has whipped up her magic and designed an incredible collection of funky wall sayings, city landscapes and of course a range of super cool street signs.

Check out the Sentiments collection HERE

Make it Crafty is trying something new offering all the different elements for you to build your own urban backdrop.

Check out the Urban Street Collection HERE

Then of course, what better characters to incorporate into such a scene than the fabulous KennyK rubber stamps available from Whimsy Stamps! (also available in the UK/Europe at Quixotic Paperie)

Our incredibly talented Design Teams have had a blast playing with all the different elementsto bring you LOTS of inspiration!

We have broken it into TWO HOPS
HOP A Starts Here & HOP B Starts HERE!

There will be a winner for EACH HOP and if you hop your way through BOTH, you’ll go in the draw for the GRAND PRIZE TOO!

HOP A & B Winners will each receive a $15 voucher from both Whimsy Stamps and Make it Crafty

GRAND WINNER will win our full Urban Digital Collection
4 Digi Sentiment sets by Ann Vento & the Urban Elements Collection from Make it Crafty

You are currently on HOP B and should have arrived from VIV’S BLOG.

I used some of the fantastic Make it Crafty background elements to create a backdrop for Kenny K’s Brooklyn Babe.  Very fun, and I can see myself using the urban elements with lots of different stamps!

To finish off the card, I added one of Ann’s fab City Talk digital sentiments.

Whimsy & Make it Crafty Urban Scene www.quixoticcards.com

Coloured with Copics on Make it Colour Blending Card.

Your next stop on HOP B is ANGELA’S BLOG, but before you go make sure you leave a comment below!

You have until August 21st 8PM Australian QLD time to make your way through the hops!

Be there… or be square!

Kenny K Hop Candy Winner!

I have drawn a winner from the comments on my Kenny K Blog Hop post!  The luck crafter who will be receiving their choice of a Whimsy Stamps - Kenny K – rubber stamp is….

KATHY BRADLEY

Congratulations, Kathy! Let me know your choice of stamp, and your address details via the Contact Us form over on Quixotic Paperie and I’ll get your stamp sent out! :)

Whimsy Stamps Blog Hop – Hollaback Girl!

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

The Whimsy July rubber release happened last week on July 13th, but today we are hosting our blog hop to showcase the 9 fabulous new rubber stamps and 2 new Shapeology metal dies now available at Whimsy Stamps! These new goodies are available to buy from the Whimsy Stamps store along with all your Whimsy favorites.  I’m thrilled to be joining the Whimsy DT today as a special guests along with - Deb Routledge, Niki Estes and Zoe McGrath. 

We have a great selection of Whimsy Stamps products on offer, so make sure you check them out!

The Whimsy Stamps DT have been showcasing these fabulous stamps for the past 6 days, so if you missed them be sure to hop on over to the Whimsy Inspirations Blog for some more inspiration!

Here is a full list of the wonderful July release rubber stamps and dies:

 

5 stamps from Kenny K: Boogie Down ~ Holla Back Girl ~ Hot Weave ~ Spy Chick ~ Victory Kid

4 stamps/sets from Raindrop Echo Designs: A Touch of Elegance ~ Adventure Mini Postage Stamps ~ Vintage Bottle Labels ~ Vintage Transportation

2 dies/sets from Raindrop Echo Designs: Dress Form Die (coordinates with ‘A Touch of Elegance’ stamp set) ~ Elegant Flourishes

 

You should have hopped over here from SIMONNE’S BLOG.

If you have only just joined us, and would like to hop along with us today, please CLICK HERE to return to the beginning of the hop at Lori’s blog.  The hop starts today (Wednesday July 20th at noon EST) and ends on Wednesday July 27th at noon EST.
For this hop we have 6 different prize draws! We have one grand prize draw where one lucky hopper will win a selection of new release stamps for hopping along with us. We also have 5 mini candy stops throughout the hop where you can enter to win a new release stamp!
Whimsy - Kenny K Stamps available at www.quixoticpaperie.co.uk
 
 
Copics Used:
 
Skintones: E0000, E000, E00, E11, E93, E95, R21, R22 Hair: C4, C6, C9, B63 Outfit: BG70, BG72, R22, R24, R29, E99, N2, N4, N6, N9 Wall: E42, E43, E44, E47 Ground: W00, W1, W3, W5 Sky: B0000, B000
Thanks so much for stopping by my blog today. The next stop on the hop is the super talented ERIN’S blog. Be sure to pop over and see what she has for you today. And then remember to leave comments and enter for your chance to win the prizes on offer along the hop too!  
 
Thank you so much for hopping with us today and we hope you enjoy all of the creations on show!

Kenny K Anniversary Blog Hop

Good Morning Kenny K Fans, today we’re celebrating the 1st year Anniversary of the Kenny K Challenge blog with a Blog Hop and 8 Fabulous New releases from Kenny K called the Showbiz Celebrities that are now available at Kenny K Downloads.
The Kenny K Krafty Girlz have all created some fantastic cards for you showcasing these new images.
 
If you’d like to participate in the Kenny K 1st Year Anniversary blog hop and you didn’t arrive here from CHRISTINE’S BLOG, then click here to start at the beginning on Donna’s Blog.
The Blog hop starts today and runs until July 23rd at midnight UK time. On your way around the Hop, some of the Krafty Girlz will be offering up a candy of their own as a small token of thanks for stopping by!

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I was thrilled to play along with the hop as a special guest, as I love Kenny K’s images, and of course, you can find a great selection of Whimsy Stamps’ Kenny K range of rubber stamps in stock here in the UK/Europe over at Quixotic Paperie!

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On my Blog Hop Creation I have used TOM CRUSIN’. How fun is he?!

I coloured him with Copic Markers on MAKE IT COLOUR BLENDING CARD.

Kenny K - Tom Crusin - www.quixoticcards.com

Papers are MY MIND’S EYE LIME TWIST OUT OF THE BLUE 6×6, layered on BAZZILL KRAFT CARDSTOCK.

I stamped the fab sentiment using WHIMSY STAMPS FILM STRIP SENTIMENTS and cut it out using the coordinating WHIMSY SHAPEOLOGY FILM STRIP DIE.  Finally, I finished the whole thing off with a few FLATBACK STAR SHAPED PEARLS.

Copics Used:
Skin: E0000, E000, E00, E11 Hair: C4, C6, C9, B63 Outfit: BG70, BG72, W2, W5, W7, W9 Background Shading: T0, T1, T4, YR0000, Y21

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Now, I’ve got some candy for you from Quixotic Paperie!

Quixotic Paperie - www.quixoticpaperie.co.uk

On 24th July I will draw (using random.org) a winner from the comments on this post to receive a KENNY K RUBBER STAMP of their choice from the selection available at Quixotic Paperie!

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When you’ve finished hopping we have a challenge (everyone’s favorite…) ANYTHING GOES!
PLUS a MAJOR prize from some fantastic sponsors.  For a full list of our sponsors and the fabulous prizes they have donated please see the Kenny K Challenge Blog HERE.
 

Kenny himself is offeringTEN rubber stamps (winner’s choice) plus a $30 Gift Certificate to his shop

And that’s not all………..he’s also giving away
a tub of pearls, a selection of web ribbon, head pins, I Am Roses gorgeous blooms, Sakura Jelly white Opaque pen
Conditions for being eligible for the MAIN prize:
You MUST leave a comment on EVERY BLOG, there are only 23 and you have got a whole two weeks to leave comments, that’s almost 2 or 3 a day!  You are also asked to make a card for the Anything Goes Challenge using a Kenny K image and link it after completing the blog hop. The big prize Winner of the challenge will be picked by Random.Org.
We hope you have fun hopping around the Krafty Girlz and special guest’s blogs, leaving comments along the way and can find enough inspiration to get your creative juices flowing so that you can enter our challenge for the next two weeks for your chance to win the GRAND PRIZE.
 
Here’s a complete lineup of the blog hop girlz and special guests:
 
 
Now it’s time to head to VICKY’S BLOG and see what gorgeous card she’s created. Enjoy the hop!

Spotlight on Whimsy Stamps at Quixotic Paperie & Kenny K’s Super Mom!

The Quixotic Paperie design team and friends hope you have been enjoying the Quixotic Paperie 2nd Anniversary celebrations. We have been throwing the spotlight onto some of the fantastic stamp companies available from Quixotic Paperie and our last celebratory spotlight for you is:

*** WHIMSY STAMPS ***

Whimsy Stamps is owned by Denise and Kevin Lynn, with Denise as the papercrafter and Kevin illustrating their Kids Collection based on their two children. As the company has developed they have built up their collection of contributing artists, stamp collections, dies and papers.
At Quixotic Paperie I have been thrilled to stock the Whimsy Stamps range from very early on.  Whimsy Stamps were one of the first stamp brands I stocked, and it has been a pleasure working with Denise and her team ever since!
Whimsy Stamps are available in the UK/Europe at Quixotic Paperie.
If you’re in the US then you can find the stamps at Whimsy Stamps direct!

As part of the celebrations and the spotlight today, we have a PRIZE GIVEAWAY!
Pop on over to the Quixotic Inspirations blog to get all the details and enter the draw to win some fantastic Whimsy Stamps and more!

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On to my card for today!  I’ve used one of the brilliant Kenny K images now available through Whimsy Stamps in rubber – SUPER MOM.  She’s actually one of my current favourite images, just love her.
Whimsy Stamps - Kenny K - Super Mom available at www.quixoticpaperie.co.uk
Coloured with Copics, on Make it Colour Blending Card.  The designer paper is from the Prima Moulin Rouge 6×6 pad.  The fab banner was created using the Whimsy Shapeology Banner Pennants Die Set and some Divine Twine.  I finished the card off with some flatback heart shaped pearls.
Skin: E0000, E000, E00, E11 Hair: E71, E74, E77, E79 Outfit: BG70, BG72, BG75, R21, R22, R24, R29, E99

Now for some more inspiration!

First, here’s a little slideshow of a few of my past Whimsy creations.

NOW hop on over to each of the blogs below to see some fantastic Whimsy Stamps makes!

- AnnikaElaine - JudyKim DellowMary -
- AnnCrystalIrisMinnaPatriciaVicki -

Thanks for joining us and we hope you are enjoying all the Whimsy Stamps fun.