Saturday, June 24, 2017

CHALLENGE #387 - CIRCLES!

 
Hi everyone! Welcome to another challenge at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps and the theme this week is CIRCLES!
We always enjoy your creations so be sure to submit them so you can have a chance to WIN a $20 gift card to the Shop! In keeping in line with the rest of our challenges (Wonderful Wednesday and our NEW Krafty Scrappy Challenge), we will be drawing one winner per month from all Saturday Challenge entries to win a $20 gift card! You can enter as many times per month as you'd like!
Frugal Friday specials are up!! Check out this weekends sale in the Krafty Store!
Now create a card, scrapbook page or altered item with a Kraftin' Kimmie Stamp or any other stamp and be sure to use our THEME as a starting point for your creation! You will have until June 30th at 11:55 pm EST to get your entries in!
Pull out those fabby stamps and play along! Have some krafty fun and join us this week!!
 

For this week's circles challenge I have used the stamp Beach Blanket Bingo.  Such a fun set!!  After I coloured the image with Copics I fussy cut it out.  I created the background using Copics and distress ink for the clouds.  The paper is from the Doodlebug - Under The Sea paper pad.  I also used the YNS Stitched Circle die and a round die from Spellbinders.  I then finished it off with ribbon, lace and some flowers.  It's hard to see in the picture but there are also some clear gum drops from YNS on the back panel. 
Thanks so much for stopping by and I hope you can join our challenge this week!

Challenges:

Crafty Cardmakers - #191 Here Comes Summer.
OLLCB - #231 Summertime.
The Crazy Challenge - #250 Summer Love.
Penny's Paper Crafty - #334 Anything Goes.
Crafting By Designs - Animals.
Simon Says Stamps Wednesday Challenge - Use Patterned Paper.
Stampavie - #289 Lace.
Aud Sentiments - #182 Bingo (the 'X' line).
C.R.A.F.T. Challenge - #421 Animals.
Cute Card Thursday - #483 Seaside/Beach.

Friday, June 23, 2017

KRAFTY KOMEBACK WITH KRAFTIN' KIMMIE STAMPS!

It's time for a Krafty Komeback!
As you know, lots of the Kraftin' Kimmie rubber stamp sets have long retired and are not available for purchase anymore. Well, Kimmie has decided to switch some things up and rerelease a few of your favorites in CLEAR and today we're announcing a new one!
This super sassy stamp set features TWO fun images from our original A Bit Smart Assy stamp set!
We're calling this one LET THEM EAT CUPCAKES!


The Krafty Krew design team members and guests listed below have created some fabulous creations to inspire you so be sure to hop around and check it out in action! Then hop on over to the Krafty Shop because LET THEM EAT CUPCAKES is NOW AVAILABLE!
It's also Frugal Friday and we've got FOUR of our fabulous sets on SALE 40% OFF! But only for the weekend and only while supplies last! So be sure to check them out!
  

I was so happy to see this stamp set being brought back!!  It has lots of fun sentiments and two gorgeous stamps....lots of fun!!  I coloured the image with Copics and then cut it out.  The paper is from the Doodlebug - Cream & Sugar paper pad.  I used the Spellbinder - Oval Majesty dies to frame the image.  The flowers were made using the MFT - Flower and Leaf die.  The butterfly is a MS punch.  I added a few pearls to give it a body shape.  The flower centers are matte sprinkles from Doodlebug.  I totally agree with this sentiment....you should always eat your dessert first!!!
Have a great week!!

Challenges:

Addicted To Stamps - #150 Flowers.
Crafting From The Heart - #164 Anything Goes.
Dream Valley - #158 Square Cards.
Crafty Sentiments Designs - Add A Sentiment.
Deep Ocean - #157 Die Cuts, Chip Board, Punches.
Through The Craft Room Door - Anything Goes.
Addicted To Stamps And More - #247 Make Your Mark.
Crafty Creations - #344 Anything Goes.
Creative Moments - #120 Anything Goes.
Simon Says Stamps Wednesday Challenge - Patterned Paper.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wonderful Wednesday Challenge With Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!


Hi, welcome to another Wonderful Wednesday Challenge with Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps and as always it's Anything Goes!!  So pull out those awesome KKS stamps or any stamp and play along!  It can be any type of craft project.! You have until June 27th at 12:00 A.M. on the Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps blog to get your entries in!  Hope you can play along!
 

I love the WW challenges because with them being always Anything Goes you can be so creative and not restricted by the theme!  Today I've used the super adorable Lexi's Wheels!  I decided to go with a simple card and let the image be the focal point!  The paper is from the Fancy Pants - Summer Fun paper pad.  I added a bit of ribbon and some enamel dots and sprinkles.  I used a die from YNS for the fishtails.  Finished in not time at all!  Thanks for stopping by and enjoy your day!!

Challenges:

Creative Knockouts - #198 Anything Goes.
Southern Girls - #162 Stuck On You.
Brown Sugar - #255 Anything Goes.
Colour Crazy Challenge - Week 24 Anything Goes.
Crafty Catz - #375 Anything Goes Spots/Stripes.
Fussy N Fancy Friday Challenges - #189 Pamper Your Pets.
My Time To Craft - #348 Summer Time.
The Corrosive Challenge - #6 June Anything Goes.
Artistic Inspirations - #181 Anything Goes.
Crafting From The Heart - #164 Anything Goes.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps Wonderful Wednesday Challenge!


 
It's Wonderful Wednesday time and we hope you can play along! As always it's ANYTHING GOES! Break out your Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps and get krafty!
We want EVERYONE to be able to play along so your submission can use ANY stamp and can be any theme, any style, any design and it can be a card, a scrapbook page, an altered item! It must be a NEW creation and you can enter until June 20th at midnight! At the end of the month one random winner will be chosen from all the submissions for the whole month and will receive a $20 Gift Card to the shop
 

Hi there and welcome to another WW challenge!  My card today features the gorgeous Florence Finbottom!  I decided to create a scene! So, I colored the image with Copics and then fussy cut everything out.  The background was created using Distress Inks from Tim Holtz.  All the die cuts are from YNS.  Then I layered her a couple of times with white and colored cardstock to finish it off!  Have a great day and thanks for stopping by!

Challenges:

Colour Crazy Challenge - Week 23 Anything Goes.
Creative Fingers - #132 Anything Goes.
Crafting With Friends - #45 Anything Goes.
Allsorts - Week 419 Use 2 or more Dies.
Glitter N Sparkle - #243 Bright Colors.
The Corrosive Challenge - #6 June Anything Goes.
Artistic Inspirations - #181 Anything Goes.
Crafting From The Heart - #163 Anything Goes.
Cards Und More - #186 Under The Sea.
Through The Craft Room Door - Anything Goes.

Sunday, June 11, 2017

KRAFTIN' KIMMIE STAMPS RELEASE DAY HOP!

 
The June release from Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps will be available tonight after the Live Online Release Party on Facebook at 7 PM.
We had the beautiful stamp set called Flower Girls by artist Annie Rodrigue.  Then we previewed the awesome stamp set called Fancy Florals by artist Melissa Baker-Nguyen.  Next up was two adorable sets by artist Cheryl Grant called Lulu's Wheels and Lexi's Wheels.  Last but not least was the super fun set called Beach Blanket Bingo by artist Emilie Goulet.
You will get to see ALL of the new sets in action as you sit back and enjoy the hop! 
If you HAVE to have it ALL, we also have our June Gimmie Kimmies Kits which includes all Five of the new sets together and at a discount! But only for a limited time and while supplies last!
  

I love this stamp set, it's just so gorgeous and such great detail to colour!  There were quite a few dies used to complete this card.  Once she was coloured with Copics I used the Spellbinder Labels and Oval die to frame her.  The doily is a die from Cheery Lynn called French Pastry Doily.  The heart is from Simon Says Stamp.  The lace border is a punch from MS.  I added some flowers and a bit of ribbon.  The designer paper is from Doodlebug. 
I hope you have enjoyed the sneak peeks from the June release!  Thanks for stopping!

Challenges:

Crafty Creations - #343 Anything Goes.
Crafting With An Attitude - #28 Anything Goes.
Crafty Girls Creations - 337 Anything Goes.
Southern Girls - #161 Anything Goes.
Colour Crazy Challenge - Week 23 Anything Goes.
Creative Fingers - #132 Anything Goes.
Crafting With Friends - #45 Anything Goes.
Crafty Catz - #374 Anything Goes/Dies and Punches.
Allsorts Challenge - Week 419 Use 2 Or More Dies.
Crafty Friends - #59 Make It Pink.

Saturday, June 10, 2017

KRAFTIN' KIMMIE STAMPS SNEAK PEEKS - DAY FOUR!

 
 
Welcome back for Day FOUR of the JUNE Release at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!
Check out the fabulous images and fun sentiments in this new summer stamp set called BEACH BLANKET BINGO by artist Emilie Goulet!
This new set has three awesome images plus SIX fantastic sentiments!


I hope you can join us for all the fun and excitement and prizes tomorrow night beginning at 7pm EST!! You can come hang at our LIVE ONLINE RELEASE PARTY!
All of the Krafty Krew and Guests listed below have lots of super FUN designs to show you featuring these awesome new stamps!  While you're hopping around, be sure to leave a comment because we are giving away a gift voucher to spend at the shop! There will be one winner from all the comments this week and it will be announced at the party tomorrow!
  

Nothing like sun, surf and a carrot....lol!  This is another sweet stamp set and perfect for all kinds of projects!  After I coloured the image with Copics I used the YNS Stitched Rectangle die to frame the image.  The papers are from the Doodlebug - Sunkissed paper pad.  I added a few enamel dots, twine and a button to finish it off.  Have a great day!

Challenges:

Card Mania - #93 Buttons and/or Bows.
Crafting From The Heart - #162 Anything Goes.
Incy Wincy - June Anything Goes.
Crafty Sentiments Designs - Anything Goes.
Through The Craft Room Door - Anything Goes.
Penny's Paper Crafty - #332 Anything Goes.
Inspiration Destination - #129 Anything Goes.
The Crafter's Café - #174 Anything Goes.
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Make It Masculine.
Aud Sentiments - #181 Summer/Sentiment.

Friday, June 9, 2017

KRAFTIN' KIMMIE STAMPS SNEAK PEEKS - DAY THREE!

 
 
Hi!  It's Day THREE of our June Krafty Peeks at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!
Cheryl Grant has created these adorable and super fun stamp sets called LEXI'S WHEELS and LULU'S WHEELS!!


Each set has a super fun image to colour plus several cute sentiments! 
You'll see the list of Krafty design team members and Krafty Guests below and be sure to leave some love at each stop because one lucky commenter is going to WIN a gift voucher to the krafty shop!
ALL FIVE of the new June clear stamp sets will be released on Sunday evening! Be sure to join us at the LIVE Online Release Party beginning at 7pm EST! 
 
 

Don't you just love Lulu's new wheels....  So this was a pretty fast card to put together.  Once again I've used Copics to colour the image.  The designer papers are scraps from various projects so I don't remember which company made them.  I used a flower border punch from MS, a YNS fishtail die and stitched cloud die with some Doodlebug heart sprinkles to finish off the card.  Enjoy the hop!

Challenges:

Come And Get It - Anything Goes.
Crafting From The Heart - #162 Anything Goes.
Incy Wincy - June Anything Goes.
Crafty Sentiments Designs - Anything Goes.
Through The Craft Room Door - Anything Goes.
Penny's Paper Crafty - #382 Anything Goes.
Inspiration Destination - #129 Anything Goes.
The Crafter's Café - #174 Anything Goes/Travel.
Crafty Creations - #343 Anything Goes.
Crafting With An Attitude - #28 Anything Goes.

Thursday, June 8, 2017

KRAFTIN' KIMMIE STAMPS SNEAK PEEKS - DAY TWO!

  
It's Day TWO of our June Krafty Peeks at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps.
This is the second set of stamps from our newest artist, Melissa Baker-Nguyen! Check out her gorgeous stamp set called FANCY FLORALS!
 
 
There is a basket of blooms, a trio of single blooms and of course a few lovely sentiments!
All the Krafty Design Team members and Guests listed below have lots of stunning creations to share with you today featuring the  FANCY FLORALS stamp set!
Be sure to hop around and leave lots of love at each and every stop because one lucky commenter will WIN a gift voucher to the krafty shop! The winner will be announced at the LIVE Online Release Party on Sunday evening, so don't miss it!
 

Today brings another beautiful stamp to colour up!  I chose to make a peek-a-book card.  There was lots of fussy cutting going on!!  I used Copics to colour all the flowers and paper pieced the flower pot.  I used a square die for the window part of the card.  The leaves, branches and butterfly are all punches by MS.  The leafy flourish is a die by MFT.  Thanks for stopping by!

Challenges:

Colour Crazy Challenge - Week 22 Anything Goes.
Crafting With Friends - #44 Anything Goes.
Crafty Catz - #373 Anything Goes/Summertime.
Creative Fingers - #131 Anything Goes.
Fussy Any Fancy Fridays - #188 Flowers.
Simply Papercrafts - #47 Anything Goes.
613 Avenue Create - #198 Anything Goes.
Come And Get It - Anything Goes.
Artistic Inspirations - #180 Anything Goes/Flowers.
Crafting From The Heart - #162 Anything Goes.

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

KRAFTIN' KIMMIE STAMPS SNEAK PEEKS - DAY ONE!

 
Welcome to Day ONE of our JUNE New Release Krafty Peeks at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps
This first set is gorgeous and it's from artist Annie Rodrigue and it's called FLOWER GIRLS!
This fun set features two amazing flower girl images with so much detail to colour and also two coordinating sentiments!
 
 
All the Krafty Design Team members and Guests listed below have lots of springy designs to share with you today featuring the  FLOWER GIRLS stamp set!
Be sure to hop around and leave lots of love at each and every stop because one lucky commenter will WIN a gift voucher to the krafty shop! The winner will be announced at the LIVE Online Release Party on Sunday night so don't miss it! 
 

Wow, are you as excited with the start of this month's release as I am!!  These stamps are simply gorgeous!!!  Since this is such as exquisite stamp I decided to go with a fancy layout to showcase the image!  I coloured up the stamp with Copics and then used one of the Spellbinder Labels die in various sizes to frame the image.  The designer paper is from Doodlebug.  I used another labels die behind the image.  I finished off the card with a button and some twine.  Enjoy the hop, because there's lots of goodies to see!

Challenges:

Crafty Girls Creations - #37 Anything Goes.
Southern Girls - #161 Anything Goes.
Crafting With Friends - #44 Anything Goes.
Crafty Catz - #373 Anything Goes/Summer Time.
Creative Fingers - #131 Anything Goes.
Fussy And Fancy Fridays - #188 Flowers.
Simply Papercrafts - #47 Anything Goes.
613 Avenue Create - #198 Anything Goes.
Come And Get It - Anything Goes.
Card Mania - #93 Buttons and/or Bows.

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Challenge #384 -Die Cuts With Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!

 
Hi everyone! Welcome to another challenge at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps and our theme is to use Die Cuts on your project/card.
We always enjoy your creations so be sure to submit them so you can have a chance to WIN a $20 gift card to the Shop! In keeping in line with the rest of our challenges (Wonderful Wednesday and our NEW Krafty Scrappy Challenge), we will be drawing one winner per month from all Saturday Challenge entries to win a $20 gift card! You can enter as many times per month as you'd like!
Have you joined the Kraftin Kimmie's Krafty Friends Facebook group? It's the best place to keep up with all of the goings on as well as sharing YOUR creations and getting inspired by other Krafty Friends' creations!
Time for another Super Secret KRAFTY STAMP CLUB! Click on the link for more details and to pre-order yours today! Pre-order closes on the 15th!  June Peeks start on Wednesday!
Now create a card, scrapbook page or altered item with a Kraftin' Kimmie Stamp or any other stamp and be sure to use our THEME as a starting point for your creation! You will have until June 9th at 11:55 pm EST to get your entries in!
Pull out those fabby stamps and play along! Have some krafty fun and join us this week!
 

Hi!  For this weeks card I've used the Look For Rainbows stamp from Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps.  Instead of using Copics to colour the image I coloured it with Polychromos pencils.  I'm still in the learning stage but I am happy with how it is coming along!  I've used a few die cuts on my card.  One of them is the Stitched Rectangle die from YNS and the other is a Label die from Spellbinders.  The designer paper is from the Doodlebug - Spring Garden paper pad.  I added some lace, and brads to finish it off.  Thanks for stopping by and have yourself a great week!

Challenges:

Artistic Inspirations - #180 Anything Goes/Flowers.
Crafting From The Heart - #161 Anything Goes.
Die Cuttin' Diva's - #319 Anything Goes.
Through The Craft Room Door - Anything Goes.
Crafting By Designs - June Anything Goes.
Creative Moments - #119 Anything Goes/B-Day.
Penny's Paper Crafty - #331 Anything Goes.
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Anything Goes.
Cardz 4 Galz - #48 Inspired By A Song (Singing In The Rain).
Crafting With An Attitude - # 28 Anything Goes.



Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Birthday Blog Hop With The Krafty Girls!


The Krafty Design Team have all got together to celebrate Diana's birthday with a blog hop!  To most of us she is known as NANA but to Kimmie it's MOM!

Dear Diana!
Birthdays are for celebrating.
Each and every birthday is a reminder
to enjoy life to the fullest,
be grateful for what we have,
celebrate with the people we love…
and of course, eat cake!
Happy Birthday Diana!

Here's a list of the krafty girls so that you can follow along with the blog hop.  Please join us in wishing Diana the best birthday ever!  Thanks for stopping by!



Friday, May 26, 2017

Krafty Komeback With Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!

It's time for a Krafty Komeback!
As you know, lots of the rubber stamp sets from Kraftin'Kimmie Stamps have long since been retired and are not available for purchase anymore. Well, Kraftin' Kimmie has decided to switch some things up and rerelease a few of your faves in clear!  Today we're announcing a new one!


This GORGEOUS spring stamp set features one of our most popular images from artist Annie Rodrigue!  It's sweet little ....... DANDY LION!
This is such a gorgeous design that's perfect for friendship creations, thinking of you cards and lots more! 
The Krafty Krew design team members and guests listed below have created some fabulous creations to inspire you so be sure to hop around and check it out in action! Then hop on over to the Krafty Shop because DANDY LION is NOW AVAILABLE!
It's also Frugal Friday and we've got FOUR of our fabulous sets on SALE 40% OFF! But only for the weekend and only while supplies last! So be sure to check them out!

I was so happy to see this stamp brought back because she's so beautiful!!  Of course, I coloured her with Copics!!  The designer paper is from the Echo Park - Once Upon A Time paper pad.  The gorgeous frame is a die from Spellbinders called Decorative Eight Labels.  I used the oval die to cut her out.  Then I finished the card with some ribbon!!

Challenges:
 
Colour Crazy Challenge - Week 20 Anything Goes.
Crafty Friends - #58 Summer Colors.
Through The Craft Room Door - Anything Goes.
Tuesday Throwdown - #344 Anything Goes.
Crafty Creations - #342 Anything Goes.
Crafty Gals Corner - # 124 Two or More Designer Papers.
Penny's Paper Crafty - #330 Anything Goes.
Aud Sentiments - #180 Anything Goes/Sentiment.
Crafting From The Heart - #160 Anything Goes.
Creative Moments - #118 Anything Goes.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

MAY KRAFTY SCRAPPIN' (ANYTHING BUT A KARD) CHALLENGE!

Hi there!  We've fallen a little behind with this challenge, but now it's time to once again get SKRAPPY! This challenge is for ANYthing but a Kard!
You can create ANYthing your little heart desires as long as it's NOT a card! Calendars, bookmarks, pocket pages, traditional scrap pages, holiday gifties, planner pages, tags... you get the picture! Come play along with us each month and let's get some of those photo's out of boxes and on to something creative and fun! You will have a whole month to play along and you can play as many times as you like! Here are a few things to remember...

 THIS MONTH'S THEME: ANYTHING GOES!!!

1. Create ANY scrap page, Project Life Layout or pocket page cards, altered item, etc. JUST NOT A CARD!
2. MUST be a NEW creation (created on or after this post date)
3. MUST use Kraftin Kimmie Stamps to be entered in to the drawing.
4. You have a month to play, enter AS MANY TIMES as you'd like!
5. PRIZES?  Once we've reached 5 entries, we draw a random winner (winner will be drawn at the close of the challenge)!
6. You have until Monday, June 26th at 12:00 pm Eastern to get your entries in.
7. Be sure to also share your creations on our Krafty Friends Facebook page.
 
 

I saw these cute little party favours on the YNS blog and thought I'd give them a try using the Darling Dragons and Unicorns and Rainbows stamps.  I was surprised how fast these were to make and put together.  These are perfect for the little ones birthday parties!  I used the Snips & Snails paper from Doodlebug and K & Company designer paper.  Also a small tag die, some ribbon and straws.  Some of them have enamel dots and some have glitter dots. 



I coloured the dragons and pony's with Copics and them cut them out.  The dragons have little clouds behind them which were done with a die from YNS. 
I hope you'll play along with us this month!!  Thanks for stopping by!

Challenges:

The Crafter's Café - #173 Birthday.
Alphabet Challenge - E For Enchanted Creatures.
Colour Crazy Challenge - Week 20 Anything Goes.
Crafty Catz - #371 Anything Goes.
Allsorts - Week 416 Happy Birthday.
Pile It On - #130 Animals or Spring Garden.
Ribbon Girl - May Any Image/Ribbon.
Crafting From The Heart - #160 Anything Goes.
Dream Valley - #156 Things With Wings.
The Crazy Challenge - #249 Birthday.

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Spring Challenge With Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!


Hi everyone! Welcome to another challenge at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps and this weeks theme is Spring!
We always enjoy your creations so be sure to submit them so you can have a chance to WIN a $20 gift card to the Shop! In keeping in line with the rest of our challenges (Wonderful Wednesday and our NEW Krafty Scrappy Challenge), we will be drawing one winner per month from all Saturday Challenge entries to win a $20 gift card! You can enter as many times per month as you'd like!
Have you joined the Kraftin Kimmie's Krafty Friends Facebook group? It's the best place to keep up with all of the goings on as well as sharing YOUR creations and getting inspired by other Krafty Friends' creations!
Did you see the MAKE YOUR OWN SALE over at the KKS store! In honor of the long weekend in Canada (Victoria Day), Kimmie is offering a 20% off coupon code! Use code QUEENVICKY to get 20% off your entire order (excludes NEW category).
Now create a card, scrapbook page or altered item with a Kraftin' Kimmie Stamp or any other stamp and be sure to use our THEME  of SPRING as a starting point for your creation!

It's a fun theme this week and I've went with the stamp Minnie Maisie and Me! This is such a fun stamp to color.  Once I finished coloring the image I cut it out....by hand....took a bit of time!!  I stamped on some trees for the background.  The fence and road are dies from Lawn Fawn.  I added a few flowers and a sentiment to finish it off.  This stamp speaks spring to me....especially having a blast on the bike!  Enjoy your weekend!

Challenges:

Addicted To Stamps And More - #242 Make Your Mark.
Crafting By Designs - You're So Special.
Crafty Gals Corner - #123 Flowers.
Creative Moments - #118 Anything Goes.
Fab N Funky Challenge - #351 Create A Background.
Inspiration Destinations - #128 Anything Goes.
Penny's Paper Crafty - #329 Anything Goes.
Aud Sentiments - #180 Anything Goes/Sentiment.
Through The Purple Haze - #125 Anything Goes.
Simply Papercraft - #46 Anything Goes.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Wonderful Wednesday Challenge With Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!

 
Hi!  It's time for another Wonderful Wednesday Challenge with Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps and as always the theme is Anything Goes!!
We want EVERYONE to be able to play along so your submission can use ANY stamp and can be any theme, any style, any design and it can be a card, a scrapbook page, an altered item....you name it and it must be a NEW creation! At the end of the month one random winner will be chosen from all the submissions for the whole month and will receive a $20 Gift Card to the shop!
 

Today for my card I've used the stamp set Blessings Of Peace and the sentiment is from the stamp set Party Animals!  I've been practicing with coloring with pencils and am quite happy with how this one turned out!  The designer paper is from the doodlebug - Snips and Snails paper pad.  I've used a bit of twine, some flowers, a border punch and a fishtail die to finish it off!  Have a great week!

Challenges:

Cute Card Thursday - #477 Dies and Punches.
Colour Crazy Challenge - Week 19 Anything Goes.
Creative Fingers - #130 Anything Goes.
Crafting With Friends - #43 Anything Goes.
Crafty Catz - #370 Anything Goes.
The Corrosive Challenge - May Anything Goes.
Crafty Cardmakers - #188 Anything Goes/Sentiments.
Artistic Inspirations - #179 Anything Goes.
Crafting From The Heart - #159 Anything Goes.
Through The Craft Room Door - Anything Goes.