Monday, 4 August 2014

Whimsy new August stamps hop

Welcome to Day 1 of the ...
Whimsy Stamps August rubber stamp and die release!

Over the next few days we will reveal the new August 2014 Whimsy Stamps products.

We are thrilled to welcome Tracey Murphy and Sheri Willshire as our Guest Designers for this release. Welcome ladies!

PRIZE ALERT ... We have hidden a fabulous prize of a $15 GIFT CERTIFICATE at one of the stops on today’s hop! The lucky winner will be drawn from the comments left on today’s design team posts (listed below), so be sure to visit everyone and leave a comment at every stop along the hop to be entered into the draw.

Today we are excited to show you the brand new Time For Tea Designs / Elisabeth Bell / SC Designs being released this month. For a full reveal of these stamps, check out the Whimsy blog!

For today's project, I have inked up Little Sunkissed Summer Sweetness and have used one of the new sentiments from the  Chalkboards 2 set along with the Mini Picture Frame die (from last month’s release)


Coloured with copic markers and pencils

Hair E50, 51, 53, 43, 57 Bister pencil
Skin: E13, 11, 00, 000, 0000, R20
Reds: R29, 24, 22 Tuscan Red pencil
Watermelon: R32, 22, 20
Green: G46, 43, 40, 20 Dark Green pencil
Aqua: BG13, 11, 10 Muted Turquoise pencil
Yellows: Y17, 15, 13, 11, YR18


Flowers are all from Wild Orchid Crafts.  I used a chrysanthemum, (have you SEEN the new colours yet?  Delish), new Apple Blossoms, sweetheart blossoms, 25mm wild rose.  I have also used one of the new sublime flatbacked pearl in diamond circle in the centre of the lace bow.


So now it's time for you to continue today's hop! Don’t forget to leave a comment at every stop along the hop to be entered into the draw to win a $15 gift certificate:

Bev Rochester
Tracey Murphy (GDT)
Jacque Beddingfield
Shannah Bartle
Sheri Willshire (GDT)
Debbie Eastman
Iris Wiechmann
Danni Bindel

Be sure to visit the Whimsy blog again tomorrow for the second day of sneak peeks.

Thanks so much for visiting today. Happy hopping!


  1. Gorgeous card and I love all the colors.

  2. The coloring is amazing. Love the card. So pretty and playful. I know the little girl is enjoying her watermelon. Hope the mouse gets a small piece too.

  3. How pretty! Love your coloring!

  4. Beautiful card, great
    coloring on it. Cute
    Carla from Utah

  5. Stunning card Bev. I love the sweet image, wonderful colouring and such pretty detailing too.
    Sue xx

  6. Lovely coloring of this sweet image and I like the embellishments.

  7. Gorgeous card, Bev! I love the happy colors and beautiful embellishments! The image is darling and wonderfully colored!

  8. Fabulous card this new stamp is gorgeous just so pretty Love and Happy Crafting Hugs Carole x

  9. Wow I am so jealous of the coloring on this card! And the stamp set is adorable!

  10. Beautiful image and coloring!

  11. So pretty and sweet!! Wonderful card!

  12. She is so sweet. I love that big slice of watermelon. Beautiful coloring. TFS

  13. Such a sweet image! Adorable card!

  14. Your card is beautiful...I love how you colored her!

  15. Great card I love the bright summery colours x

  16. Awesome card, lovely colouring.
    I could just picture myself taking a bite out of the watermelon, it looks so yummy!

  17. Beautiful card Bev, lovely image.

  18. Beautiful card, love the colours!

  19. Beautiful card. I love your colours and papers they go perfectly with this sweet summer image.

  20. Gorgeous card!! Love the colors, paper and embellishments!

  21. Lovely card! The color combo is great.

  22. So beautiful and so much talent ....your image and colouring is absolutely stunning as is the layout of your card xx

  23. love all of the layers and dimension in this card. cute puppy. so small yet colored so well.

  24. Soooo gorgeous card here again today, I just love it, it´s soooo beautiful and well coloured :D

  25. Beautiful card and beautiful coloring!

  26. this is absolutely beautiful. . love the gorgeous colours. hugs xx

  27. This is such a cut image. Adorable card :)

  28. Adorable card!! Love the colors and all of the layers!!


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