Tuesday, August 14, 2012

National Stamping Month Blog Hop

For many of us the kids are returning to school, and some of us want to celebrate! What better way to do that than with National Stamping Month and a blog hop!

If you have come here from  Laila Harris' blog, you are on the right path.

Close to My Heart kicks off the party with another fun double stamp set called It's Your Day*. That's right, you get two D-size stamp sets in one envelope! It includes nearly 50 trendy images and sayings so you can add fun and flair to all your cards, layouts and other projects.

I made a couple different cards with this stamp set. Here is the first one:

Supply List:
CC1020 It's Your Day stamp set
X7156B Clementine paper packet
X5754 Creme Brulee cardstock
1388 Colonial White cardstock
Z2111 Chocolate Exclusive Inks stamp pad
Z1701 Baker's Twine Neutral Assortment
Z1686 Cricut Art Philosophy Collection
Z1790 Cricut Artiste Collection

And here is the second one:

Supply List:
CC1020 It's Your Day stamp set
X7159B Scholastic paper packet
X5932 Cashmere cardstock
1388 Colonial White cardstock
Z2114 Cocoa Exclusive Inks stamp pad
Z2171 Saddle Exclusive Inks stamp pad
Z1706 Round Durables Studs
Z1297 Edge Distresser
Z1151 3-D Foam Tape
Z1686 Cricut Art Philosophy Collection

Now hop on over to Shirley Ross' blog to see what she has created, and then continue on through the hop to see a wide variety of projects to inspire your own creativity!

*To celebrate National Stamping Month in September, we are offering a new double stamp set! You can get the exclusive My Acrylix® It’s Your Day double stamp set for just $5 when you place a minimum order of $35 in full retail products from August 15 through September 30. You’ll love this double set—two D-size sets in one envelope—with trendy images that capture the flavor of your day-to-day activities, errands, and musings—the little things that make up who you are and are worth remembering and sharing! With a retail value of $35.90, this set drastically increases the value of your qualifying purchase. Have twice the fun stamping during National Stamping Month with our new It’s Your Day double stamp set!


Julia Hammond said...

I like how you gave the bike movement with the shadow stamps :)

Casandra Bennett said...

Cute cards!

Sheri said...

Two great cards! I love the motion on the bike in Card 1, and the combo of papers you used in Card 2. NICE!

Eva Friesen said...

Love both cards, really like what you did with the bike, Great job!!

Michelle said...

What cute cards!

Wendy Coffman said...

That was so clever to make the bike move. Thanks for sharing!

Katy said...

I like the generational stamping of the bike...COOL!

Jody Gustafson said...

Darling cards. Somehow I couldn't see this stamp set for cards but yours have inspired!

Adeline E. Brill said...

Not sure some teens would think that going back to school was a happy day! Cute cards!

Haley D. said...

These are terrific!

Maureen said...

I also love how the bike is moving on the first card! TFS, Maureen

Vicki Price said...

Thank you everyone! I had fun with these.

Mary Eisen said...

Love these cards!

Kathleen said...

I love your card! I found it through Pinterest. I borrowed the design and used some different papers and stamps to make something that could be used for Halloween! I'll take a picture tomorrow and share it with you as soon as I can. Beautiful work!! Kath* (CTMH Ind. Consultant)

Vicki Price said...

I can't wait to see what you did, Kathleen!