Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Whimsy Stamps June Release Day!

Welcome to the Whimsy Stamps 
June 2013 rubber stamp and die release BLOG HOP!

Our brand new June release Rubber Stamps & Stamp Sets, Whimsy Shapeology Dies, Shape EZ by TLC templates and Whimsy Designer Paper 6x6 packs are now available to buy from the Whimsy Stamps store!!

To celebrate our new release, the DT are holding a blog hop today and are sharing creations made with some of the brand new Crissy Armstrong, Elisabeth Bell, Meljens Designs and 2 Cute Ink stamps! The blog hop has a prize of 2 new release stamps hidden somewhere along the way and you have 24hrs to enter each prize draw.

To be entered into today's blog hop prize draw, be sure to leave a comment on ALL of the DT posts listed below by 12.00PM EST tomorrow. All winners will be announced on the Whimsy blog on Friday.

To take a peek at today's fabulous new release creations, please click on the links below...

Ann Vento
Deb Routledge
Debbie Eastman
Ellie Stover
Heidy Blom
Iris Wiechmann
Gina - June Special Guest

Here's my card for today using Sweet 'n Sassy along with an older sentiment set called Spell it Out.

Just a little reminder about our DT call which ends on 21 June! Click HERE to read all the details.


Finally, here is a full reveal of the wonderful June release. Don't forget to visit today's DT and leave a comment on their blog posts to be entered into our prize draw!

[Please note that the following pictures are not to scale]
4 Crissy Armstrong rubber stamps
Hay Whatzup Buttercup ~ Not Fat Fluffy ~ Special Friends ~ Flourish Tree





4 Elisabeth Bell rubber stamps
Polka Dott ~ Pretty Kitty ~ Sweet n Sassy ~ Tweetest Friends





4 Kenny K rubber stamps
Delores Dammage ~ Princess Pia ~ Cool Boarder ~ Rad Boarder





2 Meljen's Designs rubber stamps
Lots O Love Octopus ~ Pool Shark




2 Wee Stamps rubber stamps
Sweet Sparkle ~ Wee One




3 2CuteInk Rubber stamp sets
Party Pets ~ Riding the Waves ~ Tons of Summer Fun




2 Momas Collection rubber stamp sets
In Your Heart ~ Life Begins




3 Raindrop Echo Designs rubber stamp sets
Seashells on the Seashore ~ Sun Moon Stars ~ Travel the Globe




6 Shapeology dies
Compass ~ Globe ~ Palm Tree ~ Seashell Tag ~ Seashore Elements ~ Sun Moon Stars






6x6 Paper Stacks
By The Seas ~ Purple Cottage Charms

24 sheets per pack - 12 designs, 2 of each printed on heavy weight slightly textured papers.
Acid and Lignin free.




2 Shape EZ by TLC templates
Seashore Shell Card ~ Whale of a Card


Thanks so much for stopping by and I hope you enjoy our new release!
Don't forget to pop back tomorrow for our final blog hop!



Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Whimsy Stamps June release sneak peak!

Hello and welcome to the
Whimsy Stamps June Release
Sneak Peak Blog Hop!

Today the Whimsy DT and our June Special Guest, Gina, are kicking off our June release by sharing sneak peeks of some of the brand new Wee Stamps, Kenny K and Momas Collection stamps that will be available to buy from the Whimsy Stamps store TOMORROW!

For those of you who are new to Whimsy Stamps, we hold a 3-day new release event each month: a Sneak Peek Blog Hop on the day before the release (today), a Release Day Blog Hop on release day (tomorrow), and finally a Review Day Blog Hop the day after the release.

Each blog hop has a prize of 2 new release stamps hidden somewhere along the way and you have 24hrs to enter each prize draw! To be entered into today's blog hop prize draw, be sure to leave a comment on ALL of the DT's posts listed below by 12.00PM EST tomorrow. All winners will be announced on the Whimsy blog on Friday.

To take a peek at today's fabulous new release creations, please click on the links below...


For today's hop, I've used Wee Stamps' Sweet Sparkle, a sentiment from the Sun, Moon, and Stars set, along with the matching Sun, Moon, and Stars die set.


Don’t forget to stop by the Whimsy blog again tomorrow for the full reveal of our brand new release and to take part in our New Release Blog Hop!

Thanks so much for stopping by and happy hopping!


Thursday, April 25, 2013

Whimsy Stamps April 2013 release - review day

Yesterday, Whimsy Stamps released its new rubber stamps and dies for April.  Today we're having a release review day blog hop and I'm one of the participants.  Here's a list of the other participants in today's hop:
Ann Vento (me)

I used Meljen's Designs' Little Baby Dragon.  It's so adorable!!  I also used some oldies, but goodies: a sentiment from the Welcome Baby Sentiments and the rattle die cut is from the Welcome Baby dies set.
Whimsy Stamps products: Little Baby Dragon, Welcome Baby Sentiments, Welcome Baby dies set; Coloring Medium/ink: Copics on XPress It Blending Card; Papers: Authentique; Embellishments: May Arts stripped twill ribbon; Tools: Cuttlebug


Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Whimsy Stamps April 2013 Release Day blog hop!


Welcome to the Whimsy Stamps April 2013 rubber stamp and die release BLOG HOP!

Today, Whimsy Stamps has released some brand new Rubber Stamps & Stamp Sets, Whimsy Shapeology Dies, Shape EZ by TLC templates and 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.

You may have noticed that we have changed our rubber release schedule this month. We are now hosting a 3-day new release event where we have a Sneak Peek Blog Hop on the day before the release (yesterday), a Release Day Blog Hop on release day (today), and finally a Review Day Blog Hop the day after the release (tomorrow).

Each blog hop has a prize of 2 new release stamps hidden somewhere along the way and you have 24hrs to enter each prize draw.

Today we are excited to share sneak peeks of some of the brand new Crissy Armstrong, Elisabeth Bell, Meljens Designs and 2 Cute Ink stamps that are available to buy from the Whimsy Stamps store!

To be entered into today's blog hop prize draw, be sure to leave a comment on ALL of the DT posts listed below by 12.00PM EST tomorrow. All winners will be announced on the Whimsy blog on Friday (26 April).

To take a peek at today's fabulous new release creations, please click on the links below...


For today's release, I've used the new What a LootMini Backgrounds, and Birthday Greetings stamps.  Isn't this elephant just adorable?!  The Birthday Greetings set is geared more towards greetings to put on the inside of cards.  It was a set suggested by our Whimsy DT member Ellie :)


Whimsy Stamps: What a Loot, Mini Backgrounds, Birthday Greetings, Balloon ClusterColoring Medium/ink: Copics on XPress -It Blending Card; Papers: Basic Grey; Embellishments: May Arts stripped twill ribbon; Tools: Inkssentials Distressing Tool



If you would like to join Whimsy Stamps as our Guest Designer for our June 2013 release please go to the Guest Designer Contest page to read all about how to enter. Entries close at 12.00pm (EST) on Wednesday 30 April 2013.

Finally, here is a full reveal of the wonderful April release. Don't forget to visit today's DT and leave a comment on their blog posts!

[Please note that the following pictures are not to scale]

4 Crissy Armstrong rubber stamps
I'll Protect You ~ Liberty's Friend ~ Tuffy's Gift ~ What a Loot

 
 


3 Elisabeth Bell rubber stamps
Sailor Bay's Sandcastle ~ Skipper and Bobbin ~
Lemon Pepper's Beach Bucket ~ L'il Jack and Bobbin Seaside Dreamin'

 
 


4 Kenny K rubber stamps
Baseball ~ Batter ~ Hot Doctor ~ Hot Fuzz

 
 


2 Meljen's Designs rubber stamps
Rag Rabbit's Trinkets ~ Little Baby Dragon

 


2 Wee Stamps rubber stamps
Flower Fairies ~ Rosetta




3 2CuteInk Rubber stamp sets
Crafty Cats ~ Little BIrdie Told Me ~ Sweet Froggies




4 Momas Collection rubber stamp sets
Buld a Rose Bush ~ Finally Spring ~ Lovely Orchids ~ Vibrant Violets





4 Raindrop Echo Designs rubber stamp sets
Birthday Greetings ~ Fairy Fantasy Circle Postmarks ~ Mini Backgrounds ~ Retro Letter Seals





5 Shapeology dies
Fairy Silhouette ~ Fancy Circle ~ Retro TV ~ Vine Fence Border ~ Wave Border





6x6 Paper Stacks
Back 2 Basics ~ Funky Flowers

24 sheets per pack - 12 designs, 2 of each printed on heavy weight slightly textured papers.
Acid and Lignin free.


   


3 Shape EZ by TLC templates
Diaper Card ~ Flip Banana Card ~ TV Card



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Whimsy Inspirations Magazine

The new Whimsy Inspirations Magazine - April 2013 Issue 12 will be available later tonight! It features never-before-seen creations from our wonderful Magazine Staff as well as many stunning creations by the Whimsy DT, Special Guests and Friends of Whimsy. So grab a cup of your favourite beverage while you're settling in tonight (or tomorrow morning for some crafters), and CLICK HERE to open the *free* online magazine and be prepared to be blown away!

Visit the Whimsy Stamps store to pre-order/purchase print copies of the current and selected past issues of the Whimsy Inspirations Magazine.

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Thanks so much for stopping by and I hope you enjoy our new release!