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Thursday, March 23, 2017

Cinnamon with Bunnies


I have another card for CC Designs to share with you today.
This stamp is called Cinnamon with Bunnies and these three are so adorable aren't they?!





I coloured them with Copics and used the Rectangles #1 Die to cut them out.
Then I white embossed the sentiment from the Sweet Spring Sentiments set and cut it out with the Layering Tags Die.

It is such a cute image and I thought it went perfectly with this Bella Blvd paper from the Sweet Baby Girl Collection.  And then I added a trio of pink buttons for even more cuteness :)

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges :

Send a smile for kids : Animal cards
Word Art Wednesday : anything goes with a sentiment
Southern Girls Challenge : dieing to see you
Simon Says Stamp : use more than 1 die or punch

Thanks for dropping by today :)

Kathy






Monday, March 20, 2017

Chicky Girl


I have another gorgeous image from CC Designs to share today.
This one is called Chicky Girl.
Isn't she just the sweetest!




I had lots of fun colouring these two :)

Copics used :

E 000, 00, 21, 41, 43, 44, 50, 53
R 30
RV 52, 63, 66
V 01, 04, 15, 17
BV 0000
W 00, 1


The love tiles are Life in Color stickers from Simple Stories.
Papers are from  the Sweet Life collection by  Bo Bunny



I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges :

Crafty Calendar Challenge - Mum's Day/Special Female
Colour Crazy Challenge - anything goes
Crafty Purple Frog - Lovely ladies

Thanks for dropping by today :)

Kathy


Saturday, March 11, 2017

Sweet Bunny

I have another cutie from the new CC Designs release to share with you today :)
This one is called Sweet Bunny.
And she is adorable isn't she?!




I actually stamped the bunny in Adirondack Espresso die ink.
I always use memento tuxedo black when colouring with copics but I had been thinking for a while that I should buy a brown colour as well.  Then I was searching through some old crafty stuff and found this pad from years and years ago and it worked beautifully still. I'm so glad I found this in my crafty stash!  It's amazing what you can find if you actually look :) 
I coloured her with Copics and cut her out and then placed her on a Scalloped Circle diecut.
I made the banner using the Make a Banner die, but I made it longer.
The hugs and kisses are from the Make a Card #12 Smoochies Die and the sentiment is from the Celebrate stamp set.
Paper is Love you madly by Glitz

Copics used :
E 41, 43, 44
R 000, 00, 20, 22, 24, 30

I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges :

Time Out Challenges : Love and/or friendship
Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Challenge : anything goes with patterned paper
Simon Says Stamp : for a special lady/girl


Thanks for dropping by today :)

Kathy



Friday, March 3, 2017

Rose Bunny

 Today is RELEASE DAY for the new MARCH Stamps at C.C. Designs. As you have seen from our Preview Days, these new stamps revolve around Spring and Easter with some of the cutest chickies, bunnies, and kitty around!


There are so many cuties in this release but I decided to use Rose Bunny.
She is so sweet isn't she?!
I coloured her with copics and cut her out using the Layering Tags Die.
I also used the Make a Card #13 Die for the grass and the cloud.
The saying is from the Friends Sentiments stamp set.






Every release we will have a New Release Blog Hop to showcase our awesome Design Team. Check out their amazing creations!
Kathy
Kelli
Larisa
Mindy
Rachel
Rosemary
Simone
Stacie
Tamara

And we can’t have a Blog Hop without a PRIZE!! Here's how to enter:

Leave a comment on each DT Member’s Blog, and then head back to the C.C. Designs Blog to let us know you completed the hop. The winner from the Blog Hop will receive FREE stamps!!

*This Blog Hop will end on Sunday, MARCH 5th at NOON, 12pm EST. All winners will be announced the following week.

Don't forget we also have a give-away on the C.C. Designs Facebook Page. Head over, find the Preview Day Banner, and answer the question in the FACEBOOK comment section. You have until Sunday, MARCH 5th to leave an answer for a chance at winning! 

All of these products are now available in the C.C. Designs Store!

Thanks for dropping by today and Happy Hopping!!
Kathy :)

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Kitty with Chickies

Amazingly it's almost March!  And nearly time for another new release at CC Designs!

I have a little sneak peek for you today :)

This release is packed full of cute!
I decided to use this stamp by Rustic Sugar called Kitty with Chickies.
I love this stamp so much, it is so adorable isn't it?! :)
It was an easy one to colour too (the lines on the cat are even already there to help you)
I also made a little background scene with my Copics for the Kitty and Chickies to play in :)






Ingredients used :
Stamps : Kitty with Chickies, 4 Seasons Sentiments
Card : x-press it, kraft, sky, Bundle of Joy - a new edition (EP)
Ink : memento black, versamark, white craft
Other : Rectangles #1 Die, Snowy Day enamel dots, white ep, copics

Copics :
YG 0000, 03, 11
BG 0000, 
B 00, 30
Y 11, 15, 21
YR 14, 16
R 000
W 1
E 41, 43


I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges :

Stamping Sensations : animal magic
Simon Says Stamp : anything goes
Word Art Wednesday : anything goes with a sentiment
Send a Smile 4 Kids : Easter or Spring cards for kids
Southern Girls Challenge : Nature

Please head over to the CC Designs blog and check out some more sneak peeks and inspiration from the Design Team.

Thanks for dropping by today :)

Kathy

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Leprechaun

I have something a little different to share today.
I decided to use the super cute Roberto's Rascals Leprechaun stamp to create a tag for a sweet gift.



He's so adorable isn't he?!  
I also used the Lucky Rainbow Sentiments to emboss the word "lucky".
And I used the Layering Tags Die too.

I bought a bucket of M&M's and collected the colours and arranged them in the bottle to make a rainbow.

I thought it would make a great gift with a little note on the back saying how lucky we are to have such a great teacher.





I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges :

Allsorts Challenge : anything goes
Simon Says Stamp : anything goes

Thanks for dropping by today :)

Kathy



Monday, February 20, 2017

Umbrella Cinnamon


I have another new stamp from CC Designs to share today.
This is Umbrella Cinnamon and she's having lots of fun splashing in puddles :)

My girls love these Cinnamon stamps!
My youngest said "She's so lovely but why do you always colour her in yellow?"
I hadn't realised I was! But I had a good excuse this time anyway.
"Because she's in a raincoat!"
Obviously raincoats can be any colour, but yes I coloured her with yellow.

So I took a look back through my cards to see if she was right.
The results were :
4 Cinnamon cards = 2 yellow, 2 other
So it depends how you look at it I guess, like a glass half full or half empty type thing :)






My colour and paper choices were also inspired by the mood board challenge at Scrapbook Boutique.
It's a board full of summery/beachy images.  So not like this stamp at all BUT it has lots of yellow beach umbrellas and yellow swimsuits against a cloudy blue sky. The quote on the board is perfect too!
So I made this image fit :)

Ingredients :
Stamps :Umbrella CinnamonLittle Pixie - Sunshine
Card : x-press it, suede, Homegrown (Pebbles), Oxford Lane (MME)
Ink : memento black, versamark
Other : white ep, Tilda lace die (Magnolia), copics


I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges :
Scrapbook Boutique - mood board
Word Art Wednesday -  anything goes with a sentiment

Thanks for dropping by today :)

Kathy