Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Whimsy Showcase Day 7 - XOXO

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Hello Crafting Friends and Welcome to Day 7 of Our June Rubber & Die Release Showcase! On Wednesday (22 August) Whimsy Stamps released this month's new rubber designs, new Shapeology dies, new digital papers and new Shape EZ by TLC. From then until 28 August the Whimsy Stamps DT and Special Guests are showcasing these fabulous new goodies with a daily mini blog hop. I am part of today’s hop and this is what I came up with

This cutie pie is called 'Honey Bee' and was illustrated by Elisabeth Bell, available in rubber now in the Whimsy store! I colored her up using Copics and she was stamped with Memento Tuxedo Black ink onto MIC card. Sentiment is made with the new 'Spell It Out'  set. The designer papers I've used is a new  Michele Roos collection called 'Flower Doodles' It's an awesome design and I love working with digital papers. I print them out on 80 lbs cardstock. I think this is the best layering weight. Not as stiff as the 110 lbs what I use for my card base but still firm enough to hold shape. Flowers are from WOC and Prima.
Dies are from Memory Box and Joy! Crafts. Other embellishments used are button, button string, organza ribbon, crystal garland, pearls and pearl bread. 


 Of course I had to add Stickles to the image, just can't do without!



The inside was decorated the match the outside. I used papers from the same collection and also the Memory Box heart border die


I also made a matching box for the card. This set is available in my Etsy shop HERE
Sold to Tammy, thank you!


 
Each mini blog hop has a new release prize hidden somewhere along the way and you have 24hrs to enter each prize draw. To be entered into today's mini 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 TOMORROW 29 August. To take a peek at today's fabulous new release creations, please click on the links below:

Iris <<< you are here


Remember that the entire new release is available to buy right now from the Whimsy Stamps store along with all your Whimsy favorites. Thanks for stopping by and don't forget to pop back to the Whimsy blog tomorrow for more new release creations!




42 comments:

annemarks said...

So cute and beautiful colours. I love your choice of background and details :)

ingejc said...

Your card and the box is absolutely faboulous, love the paper, the cute stamp and your colouring

Jacqui's little piece of England said...

This is adorable Iris, love the way you've coloured her

jacqui x

Gloria Westerman said...

So...so...pretty!!!! I love all you details....awesome job....tfs

HandmadebyTLC said...

This is no longer available! It's all mine! Hiya Iris, could I ask you to make a tag that matches your coloring and DP with a small flower or two with a stamp that says something like with Love or Hugs? Please! I love this set!
Hugs
Tammy Louise

jan farnworth said...

so pretty love the colors you used.

Aartje said...

So cute and beautyful, fantastic coloring.
Hugs Aartje

Elzabie said...

Stunning card. Love the contrast between the hair and dress.

Лілюська-Lilia said...

How lovely!! And the flowers match your image colouring combo! Stunning!

Carla S. said...

Gorgeous card, Iris! Fantastic design inside and out! Outstanding coloring of the adorable image!

heidy said...

Just beautiful Iris,love the box too!!
XXX Heidy

Christine Harrop said...

What a lovely gift set.

Sigrid Klingenberg said...

What a beautiful card you made. Love the stamp and the colours you used on this one.

Maria Therese said...

Love your card ♥♥

Mari said...

Amazing creations! Lovely coloring :)

Sarah said...

How pretty! I love the contrast in colors you have going on, very eye catching!
~Sarah

sue - bearhouse said...

WOW!! totally stunning. I love the image and all the detailing is wonderful

Sue

Ea Christiansen said...

How gorgeous.
Hugz
Ea

Rosebuds n Ribbons said...

Beautiful card ,love the coloures
Susan xx

Sue D said...

Very pretty--I like your coloring and embellishments.

DebraK said...

Love your coloring, especially of the clothing. Also love the Memory Box Heart die--so cute! How about a tut on how you did the box? :) Super nice card!

Wendy Thompson said...

Beautiful card Iris, love it.

Claudia said...

Hello Iris,

this is just stunning. Your colouring is perfect!

Hugs

Claudia

superdidine said...

as usual your card is gorgeous.

Dangina Martinez said...

Fantastic! Love the image and all the die cuts and paper piecing.
Tons of Hugs, Dangina

kim.scrapper said...

Gorgeous, I really liked how you colored her black hair. Beautiful card and I love to use Stickles too, tfs

zehra said...

This is fabulous, love your coloring, this is awesome

Sharla said...

Wow..this is just stunning. I love the colors you used and all the flowers, that image is so cute!

Nikki said...

Love how you've coloured this it just pops !!!

Mary said...

These are gorgeous!!

Sol said...

I dont know how you do it!! But fantastic coloring. Just look at her hair!! The shine is Amazing!! Fab coloring and lovely decorated!! Beautiful bow and die cuts too! :o)

alethea said...

Oh wow, this is absolutely beautiful! Your colouring is out of this world!!!! Love everything about it!! Hugsxx

Olivia said...

This is an amazing piece of work. Love the colors and all the embellishments.

Ardilla said...

WOW, Iris, this is a wonderful card, love the image, the colors, the coloring and the flowers are amazing!

Glennis said...

Absolutely gorgeous

Kimberly said...

love the image... and that spell it out set is a need!

Alyce said...

Gorgeous! Love the detail on this a great card :)

Eret said...

It's amazing! I love layout and coloring. It's so awesome that you also decorated inside of the card and made a pretty box for it. So stunning creation!

dr.jaya said...

love it..love it..love it.. absolutely stunning!!
hugs
jaya

Marianne said...

Wow, amazing colouring. Love the entire set. Wonderful attention to detail.

Riet said...

So wonderful card,I love the image and the colours.
So gorgeous papers and the details.

Hugs Riet.xx

stephanne said...

Oh wow!!! This is gorgeous!!! Such delightful colours, so striking together and your colour work is AMAZING!!!
hugs, stephanne

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