A Mother’s Love

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Welcome back to day THREE of our DECEMBER Kraftin’ Kimmie Peeks!!! Today we are sharing a LOVELY new set by artist Thais Narciso! It is called…….A MOTHER’S LOVE!

Elephant-closeupToday, I decided to work with this darling image of a baby elephant cuddled up in the trunk of his momma or dad!  Wouldn’t this make the cutest Valentine’s card, or be perfect for Mother’s Day or Father’s Day?  I also used paper and twine from this month’s Krafty Kardmaking kit, featuring paper from Doodlebug’s Day to Day collection.  Although the colours are not really traditional, I think it makes a super colourful and happy card!

All the Krafty Girls listed below have lots of super FUN designs to show you featuring these ADORABLE new sets, so be sure to hop over to each of them! And while you’re there, be sure to leave a comment because we are giving away one of EACH of the new sets!!! YOU could WIN one!! {All of this week’s winners will be announced at the online party on Saturday night!}

Then come on back tomorrow to check out the some MORE new stamps….this time from the wonderful ANNIE!! And ALL the new stamps will be available on Saturday night at the KKStamps Shop!!

Thanks for stopping by!

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Once Upon a Time…

…there was a happy little crafter who loved to colour stamps.  And she lived happily ever after, now that there are fun new fairy tale themed stamps from Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps! ;)

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Welcome back to day two of our DECEMBER Kraftin’ Kimmie Peeks!!! Today we are excited to share TWO new sets by artist Cheryl Alger with a fabulous theme… FAIRYTALES!!! We are sharing samples today featuring…….ONCE UPON A TIME 1 and ONCE UPON A TIME 2!

Today, I decided to use Alice together with some of the papers you can find in the December Krafty Kardmaking Kit featuring paper from Doodlebug’s Day to Day collection.  I think this stamp is darling – as an apology card for being late for something, for an invitation to a party (time to party?), or even a sympathy card for someone who has a lot on their plate (need a break?).  And while Alice herself is totally cute, the White rabbit down in the corner is a total darling too!  I had some fun with the watch too – covering it in glossy accents once I finished colouring it for a bit of emphasis and shine!

All the Krafty Girls listed below have lots of super FUN designs to show you, so be sure to hop over to each of them! And while you’re there, be sure to leave a comment because we are giving away one of EACH of the new sets!!!

Thanks for stopping by today!

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Getting caught up…

It seems that as the months pass, I not only look in wonder as my kids grow up so fast, but I also wonder how it possible to be this far behind in my scrapbooking when the girls as still so little!  :)   So, this month, I am at least going to try to get caught up with Christmas layouts – starting today!

Paper-Princess-FullThese were some pictures of my youngest two years ago!  She was so intent on ripping every piece of wrapping paper into the smallest bits she could.  Even with everything else going on, she was totally focused on this task!  And she was good at it too!

This 12×12 layout was one I created with Doodlebug‘s Home for the Holidays collection.  You know I love Doodlebug – the bold, bright colours and clean, crisp patterns are so easy to work with.  All the shapes were either cut with a paper cutter or with my trusty scissors.  There are a lot of fun shapes to fussy cut in the paper line, so I was in heaven as I cut out those snowflakes.  And the holly at the top was just drawn freehand and cut out –  with a few super cute Doodlebug Mini Pearls for a fun pop!

Oh, and it really wouldn’t be a finished ScrappyCanuck layout without a little hidden something!  :) Take a look:

Paper-Princess-openOne of the photos lifts up to reveal some hidden journaling!  I love this technique because it is easy to create (if you ca fold a card, you can handle this too), and it leave a little something hidden for the girls to find when they get older – something for their eyes only (well, and all of yours! ;))

Well, that’sit for me today! Thanks for stopping by!

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Together is better

Welcome back to day two of our NOVEMBER Kraftin’ Kimmie Peeks!!! Today we are excited to share TWO super cute new sets by artist Cheryl Alger – SENDING ALL MY LOVE! and TOGETHER IS BETTER!

Today, I teamed up some bright and fun Doodlebug paper from the Take Note collection with one of the cutest stamps ever in the Together is Better set!
Hug-fullHug-closeupThese cuties were coloured with Copics, and I think they are perfect for Valentine’s cards, anniversary cards or even “welcome home” or “welcome back” cards! So, if you’re just not ready to think about February yet, think of all the chances you could have before then to tell someone just how much they mean to you!

All the Krafty Girls listed below have lots of amazing designs to show you, so be sure to hop over to each of them! And while you’re there, be sure to leave a comment because we are giving away one of EACH of the new sets!!!

Oh, and don’t forget to come back tomorrow, because we have more sneak peeks to tease you with! Thanks for stopping by!

Hug-dimensionThis card has been entered into the MarkerPOP Anything Goes challenge.