Sunday, March 26, 2017

Topflight Stamps Grand Opening Blog Hop!!



Hey Y'all!!!!

Happy Monday and hope all is well!!! I am so happy to be a part of Topflight Stamps, LLC Grand Opening!!!  We can't wait to share with you our fun and different art stamps from all around the world. What makes us different? You can shop for hard to find, international stamps all in one place. And, we offer free shipping for US addresses for orders over $50!!

We also have an amazing Grand Opening Special Discount - 20% off ALL orders - use code TFS-GO20

Today we have an AWESOME blog hop (read through the end of this post for details) with some of the best paper crafters in the industry. They are each featuring some of our favorite stamps, many you probably have not seen before. Be sure to comment the Topflight Stamps blog and all the blogs on the hop to be eligible for the GRAND PRIZE a $50 store credit!!!  PLUS  - each of the designers in this blog hop are giving away a $10 gift certificate to one of the commenters on their post. I will announce my winner here on Monday, April 3.  The $50 Grand Prize winner will be announced on the Topflight Stamps Blog on the same day. Good luck!!


I’m sharing a project made with Wood Texture Stamp by Carabelle Studio Art Stamps, Marble Stamp by Kaisercraft, Doodle Feather Stamp by Magenta and Dreamer Sentiments by Katzelkraft. Here is my card in all its glory......CHECK IT!!!!!!

Now, be sure to check out all these blogs and comment for your chance to win the grand prize!!

   Topflight Stamps 
   Donna Bowman
   Karen Crossen
   Tenia Nelson (you are here)
   Lisa Hoel
   Teri Anderson
   Lisa Adametz

I also played along in the Paper Players challenge:


Thanks for stopping by!!!

-t


Card Recipe for Dreamer Card
Stamps: Kaiserkraft, Magenta, Kazelkraft, Carabelle Art Stamps
Paper: Michaels, Canson Watercolor Paper, My Colors Cardstock, Bazzill
Inks: IMAGINE Crafts and Spectrum Aqua Markers
Embellishments: Washi(Queen and Co), Sticker Stitches(SRM)
Tools: Dies(Richard Garay/Spellbinders). Big Shot(Ellison). Heating Tool(Marvy Uchida), Scissors
Other: Clear Embossing Powder(IMAGINE Crafts)
Techniques: Splatter, Die Cutting, Fussy Cutting, Heat Embossing, Watercoloring with Spectrum Aqua Markers



Saturday, March 25, 2017

Don't Be Eye Candy....Be Soul Food

Hey Y'all!!!

 Tenia here from Jazzy Paper Designs with a super fun card made with IMAGINE Crafts products.....CHECK IT!!!!



Here are the directions to make this super fun card!!

1. Stamp image with VersaMark watermark into onto watercolor paper and heat emboss.


2. Using Bamboo Leaves Memento marker scribble onto acrylic block and watercolor image.


3. Repeat #2 but with Tuxedo Black Memento Marker and Rich Cocoa Memento ink.


4. Add New Sprout Fireworks Craft spray onto image panel.


5. Stamp sentiment onto a piece of cardstock using Cottage Ivy Memento Ink.

6. Adhere sentiment onto card using foam adhesive. Also add sequins and washi tape.


7. Adhere image onto white cardstock and add sticker stitches to card.


IMAGINE Crafts Products used



Other Products
Stamps: Unity Stamp Company
Paper: Canson Watercolor Paper, Michaels 
Embellishments: Sequins(Richard Garay), Washi Tape(Queen and Co), Sticker Stitches(SRM)
Tools: Heating Tool(Marvy Uchida)
Techniques: Splatter, Heat Embossing


I also played in a few challenges too!! I played along in the Addicted to Stamps and More challenge:


I played along in the Unity Show and Tell challenge:

I played along in the Just Us Girls challenge:

I also played along in the Simply Create Too Green challenge!!



I hope y'all enjoyed this super fun and easy card!! Thanks for stopping by and have a great day!!!



-t

A Blog Named Hero's 5th Anniversary Bash Blog Hop


Hey Y'all!!!!

Happy Saturday and hope all is well!!! Today I am sooooo glad to be a part of the A Blog Named Hero 5th Anniversary Blog Hop!!! You should be coming from Cecilia's Blog! Once a pon a time I was a guest designer for A Blog Named Hero and it was fun times!!!! The theme for this blog hop is "Celebration" and this is what I created......CHECK IT!!!!!

So all of the stamps that I used to create this card are all retired Hero Arts stamps. You could still buy the paint splatter stamp....but yeah mostly retired and I still LOVE my retired Hero Arts stamps!!! 

So this blog hop is two days long. Also you could win some AWESOME prizes!! 


**GIVEAWAY INFO:
A Blog Named Hero is so thankful for our wonderful sponsors and collaborating companies!  Several companies decided to help us celebrate our fifth anniversary with giveaways and they were so generous that we decided to spread the love over both hop days with different prizes to be won each day!  Giveaway prizes total more than $400!  To win, leave a comment on each hop stop.  We will select winners randomly from different blogs so the more blogs you visit each day, the greater your chances of winning!  And be sure to visit A Blog Named Hero on Sunday for the list of Sunday hoppers and prizes!  




Comments must be left before 11:59 PM EDT on Tuesday, March 28th and winners will be announced on March 30th.


I also played along in a few challenges!!! I played along in the Color Throwdown challenge:

I played along in the Time Out challenge:


The next blog on this hop is Paper Smooches and I just LURVE Kim and her AWESOME company!!!



Thanks for stopping by and happy hopping!!!!

-t


Card Recipe for Congratulations Card
Stamps: Hero Arts
Paper: Michaels, Bazzill
Inks: Hero Arts, IMAGINE Crafts
Embellishments: Washi(Scotch/3M), Sticker Stitches(SRM)
Tools: Scissors, Heating Tool(Marvy Uchida)
Other: Clear Embossing Powder(IMAGINE Crafts)
Techniques: Heat Embossing, Fussy Cutting

Friday, March 24, 2017

Grunge Love You Card

Hey Y'all!!!

 Tenia here from Jazzy Paper Designs with a super fun card made with IMAGINE Crafts products.....CHECK IT!!!!
Here are the directions to make this super fun card!!


 1. Stamp image with Rich Cocoa ink and add splatter using Rich Cocoa Fireworks Craft spray.


2. Die cut heart from cardboard box.


3. Stamp sentiment onto image panel using Tuxedo Black ink. Also add twine, washi, sticker stitches. Adhere heart onto card.


4.Adhere image panel onto Kraft cardstock and add tiny heart stickers.







IMAGINE Crafts Products used



Other Products
Stamps: Concord & 9th
Paper: Michaels, Crafter's Companion
Embellishments: Tiny Hearts(American Crafts) Washi Tape(Queen and Co), Sticker Stitches(SRM), Twine(The Twinery)
Tools: Heart Die(Richard Garay), Big Shot(Ellison)
Techniques: Splatter, Die Cutting



I hope y'all enjoyed this super fun and easy card!! Thanks for stopping by and have a great day!!!


I also played along in the Watercooler Wednesday challenge:

I played along Tuesday Throwdown Dimension challenge and I also played along in the 613 Avenue Create Anything Goes challenge!!!



-t

I'm So Lucky To Have a Friend Like You

Hey Y'all!!!!

Happy Friday and hope all is well!!! I created this super fun card using the freebie Verve Digi Stamp set.......CHECK IT!!!!

I had so much fun with this card!!!! I also played along in a few challenges too!!!! I played along in the Freshly Made Sketches challenge:

I played along in Addicted to Stamps and More challenge:

I am also entering this card for the 2017 Spring Coffee Lovers Blog Hop!!!! Woot Woot!!!


Thanks for stopping by!!!!!

-t


Card Recipe for I'm So Lucky To Have a Friend Like You Card
Stamps: Verve
Paper: Michaels, Fun Stampers Journey
Inks: IMAGINE Crafts
Embellishments: Sequins(Richard Garay), Washi(Queen and Co), Sticker Stitches(SRM)
Tools: Dies(Spellbinders), Circle Punch(EK Success), Scissors
Techniques: Fussy Cutting, Coloring, Die Cutting


Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Thanks For Helping Me Hold It Together

Hey Y'all!!

Happy Wednesday and hope all is well!!! Today is the Paper Craft Crew challenge!!




This weeks challenge is a Sketch challenge:




....and here is my card......CHECK IT!!!!

Make sure that y'all check out what the ladies created over at the Paper Craft Crew challenge Blog......they ROCK!!



I played in a few challenges too!! I played in the Unity Show and Tell challenge(I did the smooshing technique with watercolor):

I played along in the CAS Colours and Sketches challenge:


I also played along in the CAS Mix Up challenge(Stamping, Smooshing, Splatter, Heat Embossing):


Thanks for stopping by!!!

-t



Card Recipe for Thanks For Helping Me Hold It Together Card
Stamps: Unity Stamp Co.
Paper: Michaels, American Crafts
Inks: IMAGINE Crafts
Embellishments: Sequins(Richard Garay), Washi(MAMBI),Staples(Making Memories), Sticker Stitches(SRM)
Tools: Circle Die(Spellbinders), Heating Tool(Marvy Uchida), Big Shot(Ellison), Stapler(Making Memories)
Other: Black Embossing Powder(IMAGINE Crafts)
Techniques: Smooshing(Watercoloring with Markers), Heat Embossing, Splatter, Die Cutting




Saturday, March 18, 2017

Shine Bright

Hey Y'all!!!

 Tenia here and hope all is well! I have a very fun project today using Richard Garay goodness......CHECK IT!!







Here are the Richard Garay products I used on my project.....CHECK IT!!!!

Shine Bright Set
Journey Glue DotsJourney Foam Squares


I had lots of fun with this fun card!!  Here are the directions on how to create it!!


1. Create card from Whip Cream Cardstock.
2.On Black Licorice cardstock add Gold Silk, stitches and add Whip Cream Sparkle Tape onto panel.
3. Stamp and die cut star images and adhere to image panel.
4. Stamp sentiment, cut out and adhere to image panel.
5. Adhere sequins to image panel and adhere image panel onto Whip Cream card.




I also played along in a few challenges too!! I played along in the Less Is More challenge:

I played along in the Color Throwdown challenge:

I played along in the CAS(E) This Sketch challenge:


Thanks for stopping by!!!

-t







Thursday, March 16, 2017

Hey Girl!

Hey Y'all!!

Happy Thursday and hope all is well!  I created a card for the CAS challenge over at STAMPlorations!!





 .......and here is my card........CHECK IT!!!!

I had so much fun on this card! Make sure that y'all check out what the rest of the team created HERE(they ROCK!!!!!)


I also played along in the Hand Stamped Sentiments challenge:

I played along in the CASology challenge:

I played along in the Tag You're It challenge:


Thanks for stopping by!!!!

-t


Card Recipe for Hey Girl! Card
Stamps: STAMPlorations
Paper: Michaels, Tag
Inks: IMAGINE Crafts
Embellishments: Washi(Queen and Co), Sticker Stitches(SRM), Label Maker(Dymo), Twine(The Twinery)
Tools: Stencil(STAMPlorations), Ink Blender(Ranger), Label Maker(Dymo)
Techniques: Splatter, Stencil