Paper Blessings

Monday, July 20, 2015

Krafty Friends Blog Hop!

Good morning and welcome a special event with Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps ...


This is a very special blog hop where every fan of Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps is invited to participate by sharing a summer creation and adding it to the Inlinkz list on the KKS Blog! The Party is open from July 20th-August 2nd to give you lots of time to join in. Make sure to visit the KKS blog frequently as new creations may be added daily. Don't forget to leave a comment at each stop because next week Kimmie will announce some random winners who could receive some krafty goodies, a krafty tote bag or a gift voucher to the shop! There will also be some winners chosen from the hop participants...we are very excited to see you Krafty creations! 
**Reminder - This blog hop is to showcase your Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps creations!!

My summer-themed card features one of the super fun images from the Wild and Crazy Guys stamp set. I love this set! I stamped this golfer in Memento Desert Sand Ink and coloured him with Copics. The paper is from an old pad, but make sure to check out the awesome selection of paper at the KKS shop...you'll find them HERE


If you want to enjoy more fun and events like this, be sure to join our Krafty Friends Facebook group. We have so much fun chatting and sharing our creations and everyone is welcome!

Thanks for visiting...now go get Krafty and link up your design at the KKS Blog!

Blessings, 

Melanie

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Coffee and Friends...release day at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!

We're so excited! It’s our JULY RELEASE Day at KRAFTIN' KIMMIE STAMPS and we’re celebrating with a KRAFTY HOP!! So grab yourself a cuppa joe, sit back and be prepared for some krafty eye kandy! We're going to inspire your creations with our fun, new rubber stamps!


Over the last few days in our Krafty Peeks, we have shared lots of amazing creations featuring new stamp sets from all of our artists for our July release! We know these new stamps will inspire you to make your own fabulous creations! First off, we shared a gorgeous set of SWEET SUMMER SENTIMENTS by artist, Becky Pearce! Then we had TWO new sets from artist, Annie Rodrigue called BECKY BUBBLES and COFFEE & FRIENDS! Also we have an awesome new girly girl set from artist Emilie Goulet called PRETTY AS A PRINCESS! Plus a sweet new BABY set from Cheryl Grant called WELCOME TO THE WORLD!

You will get to see ALL of the new images today as you sit back and enjoy our July Krafty Hop! When you’re done, be sure to head over to the Kraftin’Kimmie shop, because all the new rubber stamp sets are now available!! And don't forget...if you need it all, we have a Gimme Kimmies Kit which features ALL the new July stamps at a discount!! But only for a limited time!

My hop card features the gorgeous new Coffee and Friends stamp. The set includes several coordinating sentiments including the one used on my card. The image was stamped in Memento Desert Sand ink and coloured with Copics. 


Here's the hop list: 

Don't forget to check out all the new goodies in the shop including new paper pads, enamel dots, brads etc from companies like Simple Stories, Kaisercraft and more! And I've added a totally new section to the shop featuring gorgeous thick baker's twine by Maya Road!!

Thanks for visiting!

Blessings,

Melanie

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Welcome to the World! (A Kraftin' Kimmie Sneak Peek!)

 Welcome back to day FOUR of our JULY Kraftin' Kimmie Peeks!!! All of our brand new rubber stamp sets will be released TONIGHT!  Are you coming to the party??

We are thrilled to share a sweet new baby set by artist, Cheryl Grant called WELCOME TO THE WORLD! This adorable set includes THREE main images plus SEVEN coordinating sentiments!!


This week our challenge hostess is JENNY! And her challenge is ANYTHING GOES (as it always is during release week). So create a card, scrapbook page or altered item with any stamp but if you use a Kraftin' Kimmie stamp you'll double your chances to WIN...use any sketch, any design, any embellishments because Anything Goes! Have some krafty fun and join us this week because we'd LOVE to see your KKS designs. We hope you can play along for your chance to WIN a $10 Gift Certificate to use on ANYTHING you want in the shop!! 

Here's my little card featuring Welcome to the World...both the image and the sentiment are part of the set. It was stamped in Memento Desert Sand ink and coloured with Copics. This paper pad is no longer in stock, but make sure to check out the paper selection at the KKS shop.



Here's the full set:



I hope you can join us for all the fun and excitement and prizes TONIGHT beginning at 6pm EST!! Hope you can come hang out with the me and Krafty Girls at our LIVE ONLINE RELEASE PARTY!

All the Krafty Girls and Guests listed below have lots of super FUN designs to show you featuring these awesome new stamps from Cheryl! And while you're hopping around, be sure to leave a comment because we are giving away a gift voucher!!! You could WIN some Krafty $$$ to spend at the shop!!!! There will be one winner from all the comments this week and it will be announced at the party!

Thanks for visiting!

Blessings, 

Melanie

Friday, July 10, 2015

Pretty as a Princess...a Kraftin' Kimmie Sneak Peek!

Welcome to day THREE of the July Kraftin' Kimmie Peeks!!! The brand new rubber stamp sets will be released on Saturday night!




Today we are sharing a fabulous set of stamps by artist Emilie Goulet called PRETTY AS A PRINCESS!! This fun set includes three main images plus eight perfectly coordinating sentiments!

Here's my card featuring one of the sweet images from Pretty as A Princess. I stamped the image on Neenah paper in Memento Desert Sand and coloured with Copics. I decided to go with a clean and simple layout...to finish it off, I added a few little pearls. 


Here's a look at the set:

I hope you can join us for all the fun and excitement and prizes SATURDAY beginning at 6pm EST!! Hope you can come hang out with the me and Krafty Girls at our LIVE ONLINE RELEASE PARTY!

All the Krafty Girls and Guests listed below have projects to show you featuring these awesome new stamps from Emilie! While you're hopping around, be sure to leave a comment on all the preview posts for this week because we are giving away a gift voucher!!! You could WIN some Krafty $$$ to spend at the shop!!!! {The winner will be announced at the party!}

Thanks for visiting!

Blessings,

Melanie

Sunday, June 14, 2015

June 2015 Release at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!

Welcome to the JUNE RELEASE Day at KRAFTIN' KIMMIE STAMPS...we’re celebrating with a KRAFTY HOP!! So grab yourself a cuppa joe, sit back and be prepared for some krafty eye kandy! We're going to inspire your creations with our fun, new rubber stamps!


Over the last few days in our Krafty Peeks, we have shared lots of amazing creations featuring new stamp sets from all of our artists for our June release! We know these new stamps will inspire you to make your own fabulous creations! First off, we have a fabulous new mermaid set from artist, Annie Rodrigue called FIN-TASTIC FRIENDS! Also we have an awesome new boy set from artist Emilie Goulet called LET'S ROLL, DUDE! Plus a sweet and magical set from Cheryl Grant called BELIEVE IN FAIRYTALES!

You will get to see ALL of the new images today as you sit back and enjoy our JUNE Krafty Hop! When you’re done hoppin’, be sure to head over to the Kraftin’Kimmie shop, because ALL the new rubber stamp sets are NOW available!! And don't forget...if you NEED it all, we have a Gimme Kimmies Kit which features ALL the new June stamps at a discount!! But only for a limited time!

My card features one of the gorgeous mermaids with some accessory stamps from the Fin-tastic Friends set. I absolutely ADORE mermaids, so I was very excited to get my inky fingers on these stamps. I stamped all images in Memento Desert Sand and coloured with Copics. The seahorses and bubbles are included in the set...love that you can make so many different scenes with this set! I added some stickles to her tail for a bit of shimmer. Those two gorgeous sparkly Seashells at the Seashore buttons are available in the Kraftin' Kimmie Shop!


Here's a look at the full set:


Make sure to check out all the new stamps goodies in the shop including new paper pads and a totally new section of fun embellishments called BEAUTIFUL BUTTONS!!

Here's a list of the full blog hop: 

Thanks for joining us!

Blessings,

Melanie

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Believe in Fairytales...a Kraftin' Kimmie Sneak Peek!

Welcome back to day THREE of our JUNE Kraftin' Kimmie Peeks!


Who doesn't love princes and princesses.....not to mention knights, frogs and DRAGONS!!!! We are SO thrilled to share this sweet set by Cheryl Grant! It is called BELIEVE IN FAIRYTALES!! This adorable set includes THREE main images plus SEVEN coordinating sentiments!!


This week our challenge hostess is Stephanie ! And her challenge is ANYTHING GOES (as it always is during release week)!! So create a card, scrapbook page or altered item with any stamp but if you use a Kraftin' Kimmie stamp you'll double your chances to WIN!! Use any sketch, any design, any embellishments because Anything Goes! Have some krafty fun and join us this week because we'd LOVE to see your KKS designs. We hope you can play along for your chance to WIN a $10 Gift Certificate to use on ANYTHING you want in the shop!! 

I used the adorable princess and frog images from the set for my card today. Both were stamped in Memento Desert Sand and coloured with copics. I added some Star Dust Stickles to parts of the image. Check out the KKS shop for similar doilies to that used on my card, and for this lovely paper pad from Prima called Butterfly. I used some of the patterned papers to paper-piece the dress. 



Here's a shot of the full set: 


I hope you can join us for all the fun and excitement and prizes TONIGHT beginning at 6pm EST!! Hope you can come hang out with the me and Krafty Girls at our LIVE ONLINE RELEASE PARTY!

All the Krafty Girls and Guests listed below have lots of super FUN designs to show you featuring these awesome new stamps from Cheryl! And while you're hopping around, be sure to leave a comment because we are giving away a gift voucher!!! You could WIN some Krafty $$$ to spend at the shop!!!! There will be one winner from all the comments this week and it will be announced at the party!


Blessings, 

Melanie

Friday, June 12, 2015

Let's Roll Dude...a Kraftin' Kimmie Preview!

Welcome back to day TWO of the JUNE Kraftin' Kimmie Peeks!!! 

One of the biggest requests I get for stamps is sets for boys/guys/men!! Well, today we are SO thrilled to share this fabulous set of stamps by artist Emilie Goulet, perfect from all the boys in your life! It is called LET'S ROLL, DUDE!! This fun set includes THREE main images plus SEVEN perfectly coordinating sentiments!! They are awesome!!!


Here's my card featuring the awesome roller-blader from the new set. I stamped him in Memento Desert Sand on Neenah paper and coloured him with Copics. The sentiment is part of the set. 


Here's a shot of the full set:



All the Krafty Girls and Guests listed below have lots of super FUN designs to show you featuring these awesome new stamps from Emilie! And while you're hopping around, be sure to leave a comment on all the preview posts for this week because we are giving away a gift voucher!!! You could WIN some Krafty $$$ to spend at the shop!!!! {The winner will be announced at the party!}

I hope you can join us for all the fun and excitement and prizes SATURDAY beginning at 6pm EST at our LIVE ONLINE RELEASE PARTY!

Thanks for joining us!

Blessings,

Melanie