Whimsy Stamps February 2012 release - Showcase Day 2!

2/23/2012 09:00:00 AM

Hello and welcome to Day 2 of our
February Release Showcase!

On Wednesday (February 22) Whimsy Stamps released this month's rubber designs, new Shapeology dies, and ShapeEZ templates. From then until 28 February the Whimsy Stamps DT and Special Guests are showcasing these fabulous products with a daily mini blog hop.

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 on the Whimsy Inspirations blog on February 29.

To take a peek at today's fabulous new release creations, please click on the links below:
Ann Vento (me!)

For my card today, I've done some merging and watercoloring again!  This time, I've used two of Meljen's new images: Party Time Cat and Party Penguin.  The sentiment is from the Fanciful Birthday Notables 1 set (cut out using the Notables 1 die) that was also just recently released.  Do you see that awesome chipboard frame around it?!  Well, of course it was designed from the oh-so-talented Zoe and is also available at Whimsy HERE.  The balloons were cut out using the Whimsy Stamps Balloon Die Set and given a little character using various Cuttlebug embossing folders.  I thought it would be fun to use some twine to tie up the balloons to the die cut :)

The big die cut behind the image is a Cherry Lynn die and I actually broke my Cuttlebug trying to cut it out :(  Luckily, I have the Grand Calibur as a backup, but that thing takes forever to roll through something.  As soon as I have some money, I will be replacing my dear old Cuttlebug.

Anywho, hope you enjoy my creation for today!  Make sure you come back again tomorrow for card!

Stamps: Whimsy Stamps Party Time Cat, Party Penguin, and Fanciful Birthday Notables 1 sentiments; Coloring medium/ink: Distress reinkers stamped on Arches hot press watercolor paper using StazOn ink; Papers: I don't remember; Embellishments: Make it Crafty chipboard, twine; Tools: Whimsy Stamps Balloon Die Set and Notables 1 die, Cuttlebug (sniff sniff), Cuttlebug embossing folders, Spellbinders Nestabilities, Cherry Lynn Sunflower die, Tim Holtz distressing tool

Remember that the entire new release is available to buy right now from the Whimsy Stamps store along with all your Whimsy favourites.

Thanks for stopping by and don't forget to check the Whimsy Inspirations blog tomorrow for more new release creations!


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