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Monday, August 18, 2014

Getting a head start on Christmas with a Krafty WInter Scene


It's NEVER to early to get a start on Christmas Cards! NEVER....why do I say that? 
Because I NEVER seem to have enough cards!

I got this adorable little set through Stamping Up~ and just had to play with it! 
I saw some very sweet winter scenes in White and Blue, but I have a thing for Kraft these days~

I think the card is Delicious! Why is it that I LOVE LOVE LOVE Snow scenes and Snow men, but can't stand the cold!  I'm relishing the day when I can spend the winters south! (Hmm I better make more stamping friends closer to the Equator!!!! lol~

I've been asked to do some classes again, so this is one of the Christmas Cards we'll be doing!

Do you likey?



Hope you have a great day! If you're here in Ontario, enjoy the smidge of summer weather that Mother Nature has bestowed upon us!

Happy Stamping!

~~Vicki--

Friday, August 15, 2014

A couple of cards to die for!



Brrrrrr.!! Definitely NOT Beach Weather here!!! I thought i'd better get these cards up before the snow flies! (LOL!)

I am LOVIN' the new Summer Dies from Impression Obsession Stamps!

What about this Woody Wagon??? WHAT ABOUT IT?? Isn't it the GROOVIEST!!!?????


I think so!!!!

I had a blast making this fun summer card with the following dies:









Let's hope that we see a little more Summer Before we have the chill of Autumn upon us consistently~

Happy Stamping!


Vicki
Thursday, August 7, 2014

Impression Obsession Thursday Challenge-Keep It Clean



This week's challenge on the Impression Obsession Blog is to create a clean and simple card.

It doesn't get much simpler than this!


I totally had to make my card with the CUTEST Flip Flop Dies EVER!!!!!!!

You can find them on the IO Website very soon!

I cut the "FLIPS" out of some sweet Echo Park Paper and sponged the edges with Pacific Point Ink

I stamped the sweet summer sentiment in the same ink

Then, I simply mounted the Flip Flops on Pop Dots!

Easy Peasy!!!!

Watch in the next few days, I totally have some fun cards to show you with the new summer dies!


Head on over to the IO Blog to enter your submission for the challenge contest and to get links to the DT players!!!!!

Happy Stamping!

Friday, August 1, 2014

A good time to stay in and cuddle Day 5 IO New release Blog Hop


I saved my two FAVE cards for the last day of the Hop~

Winter is a good time to stay in and cuddle. I think so..... I have to be honest, i'm not a huge fan of the cold, but I LOVE snowmen, pretty snowfalls; the kind where the flakes are huge and fluffy and fill the sky. I love the look of snow on the pines and cardinals! I don't like the cold, but I enjoy building a snowman, skating on the lake (although I'm not a great skater) and a drive on a dry road in the winter to take in all the wintery scenes. Other than that....Winter IS a good time to stay in and cuddle!!!

I used several stamps and Dies for this snowy winter card


Paper: Something Blue-Prima
Colouring: Prism Pencils







So I truly hope you enjoyed my projects this week! I know I sure enjoyed creating them!!!

Please head over to the IO Blog to get the details for prizes...I know that there will be TWO winners today!!! 

Is it a long weekend in the USA as well as Canada? If so, enjoy!

I'm looking forward to a few days off!

Keep your eyes peeled for more IO creations! I have some saved up to share next week!


Happy Stamping

~~Vicki--
Thursday, July 31, 2014

What;s on your Bucket List? Day 4 IO hop!


What's on your Bucket List??

I have a HUGE Bucket List! So many things I want to do, but so little time.

I'll Share my Top 10

1.  Step down on all of the continents

2. Cuddle a Koala

3. Learn to Scuba Dive

4. Have a ride in a super fast Nascar Car

5. Improve my Photography Skills

6. Sky Dive

7. Spend a week on a Sailboat in the Caribbean

8. Go on a Safari

9. Catch and release a Blue Marlin

10. Continue to grow each and every day of my life!


If you've been following the hop all week, you KNOW that routine

If not, head on over to the IO blog to get all the details on the prize!


BUT FOR YOUR COMMENT, I"D LOVE FOR YOU TO SHARE 1 THING on YOUR BUCKET LIST!!!!


For my card, I used 



You can use any type of script stamp for your list, OR write it out!

The list of players for today!



Happy Stamping and GOOD LUCK on the draw!!!!


Wednesday, July 30, 2014

impression Obsession Hop Day 3!




Welcome to the 2014 Impression Obsession Fall/Winter Release Blog Hop Day 3!
We have some beautiful new stamps to share AND Gift Certificates to give away!


Oh how I LOVE Halloween~~~ SO much that I made a few cards with the newly released stamps!


For my first card I paired old with new.......


Image coloured with Touch Twin Markers


 The hop will start each day with a list of participants on the Impression Obsession Blog at 6am EST. Each day pay us a visit here and then head over and see our fabulous IO Design Team’s projects with our new stamps on their blogs (only one comment per blog per day please). Comment as you hop. Each comment that you leave gives you a chance to win!!!
The more blogs you visit each day… the better chance you will have to win a $25 Impression Obsession Gift Certificate!!!
Every day (Monday July 28th – August 1st), one of the IO designer blogs will be chosen randomly and a winner will be selected from comments on that blog at 10pm CT. The winner will be announced the following day along with the participating blogs for that day.
Two prizes will be awarded on the last day of the hop. One will be for Friday’s comments and another will be chosen from all the comments left throughout the week.
So….if you miss a day or time deadline your comments will still count for a chance to win a $25 Impression Obsession Gift Certificate!
Both Friday winners will be announced on the IO Blog on Saturday, August 2nd.
If you have any questions please email Jeanne.


Creepy also available in a Clear Set

Image coloured with Touch Twin Makers


All of the new stamps you'll be seeing on the hop are available NOW!
*** Please note***
We are having issues with comments on the Impression Obsession blog so you are not required to post a comment here. Winners will be selected from a participating IO Design Team Member’s blog each day.
Today's hop list!

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Tis the Season! IO Fall Winter Blog Hop


Welcome to Day 2 of Impression Obsession's Fall Winter Blog Hop!

I hope you all enjoyed the Deliciousness from the Design Team yesterday and are looking forward to more sweet goodness today!

For my Card, I used the following Stamps:




I coloured the Gift Bag with my Touch Twin Markers

Make sure you get around to all the blogs to leave your comments and earn a chance to win some gift certificates for some sweet new Rubbah!!!


Happy Hopping!!!