Monday, March 5, 2012

Elizabeth Bell Release at Whimsy Stamps!

We are very excited to announce that a new artist has joined the Whimsy family – please give a warm Whimsy welcome to the amazing ... Elisabeth Bell!

Elisabeth’s debut release for Whimsy Stamps is the Little Cottage Cuties line of rubber stamps and will be available to buy from the Whimsy store on Wednesday (March 7, 2012). In the lead up to their release, the Whimsy DT and Special Guests are excited to share with you 2 days packed full of previews of these gorgeous stamps.

Today we are sharing projects made with Apple Blossom and Sun Kissed, and we are holding a 24hr mini blog hop to celebrate!


We have hidden one Apple Blossom rubber stamp and one Sun Kissed rubber stamp somewhere along the way, so be sure to leave a comment on ALL of the DT's posts listed below by 12.00PM EST tomorrow to be entered into the prize draws.

To take a peek at today's fabulous new release creations, please click on the links below...

Ann Vento
Beate Johns {Special Guest}
Bev Rochester {Special Guest}
Deb Routledge {Special Guest}
Debbie Eastman
Dena Concienne {Special Guest}
Erin Bailey
Jacque Beddingfield {Special Guest}
Stephanne Maraver

For today's showcase, I'm sharing with you my card using Sun Kissed!  I shared this card in the Whimsy Stamps Inspirations Magazine - Issue 7, so if you want to find out more about the supplies, head over HERE.

Thank you for stopping by and don't forget to check the Whimsy Inspirations blog tomorrow for our second day of previews!


96 comments:

tweetybugshouse said...

great card love how you colored her up.

Gram's Treasures said...

Unusual colour choice, but she sure looks great!
Joyce xx

Linda Palmer said...

Gorgeous card, sweet and cute image and beautiful coloring. Love it!

heidy said...

Oh Ann this is gorgeous,love those colours!
Hugs Heidy

Beate said...

Ann, I absolutely ADORE this card. Beautiful coloring, layout and embellishments. You rock!
Hugs and smiles

superdidine said...

Wahou i love your card and the colors of the stamp

Kerys said...

OMGosh! These stamps are just adorable! I love the color combo you used on your card! Thank you so much for the inspiration :-) x

lion_tamer said...

What a great card you have made with this beautiful stamp. I love it x

Rhonda Miller said...

This is beautiful. I love the neutral colors. TFS.

Deb said...

just beautiful Ann, love the brown tones and how you coloured her, fabulous details!
Debxx

Glennis said...

Gorgeous images and a great card

Heidi said...

Wow!!!! I love this colour combo. This card is gorgeous x

Corinne said...

OMG stunning, love these new Stamps!
Hugs

Moni said...

So beautful card, cute image and great colouring and details. Hugs,Moni

Tami B. said...

Love all your layers on the card. Both of these new images are adorable.

Kelly said...

Stunning colouring. Loved this when I saw it in the magazine. This is on my must buy list x

Aartje said...

Wow, how gorgeous these new image are. They are beautyful and you make a fantastic card with it.
Hugs Aartje

Annelies said...

Love the new stamp and the gorgeous card you've created! Greetings from Belgium, Annelies

Scrapalajen aka Jen said...

Wow1 This is gorgeous & a new way to colour her up! Would never have tried it if I haven't seen it from you. Thx!

Susan said...

I love your card. The coloring is perfect with your paper choices. Simply beautiful!!!

Dawn's Craft Place said...

Your coloring is amazing on this cutie!

Cheryl said...

Your card is gorgeous! I love the sepia feel. Your coloring is gorgeous.

I hope all is well with you.

Uta said...

Wow, your card is so beautiful. I like this vintage look and the image is so lovely.

Hugs, Uta

Lorraine said...

wow this is stunning huni xx

THE HOOSIER STAMPER said...

Awe these images are darling. I love your card! Love the rich dark colors, beautiful! Hugs! Leah Ann

Marjorie said...

Oh Woww!! This is amazing, beautiful colouring and love the colours you have used really gorgeous....
Hugs,
Marjorie
xx

Colleen said...

Ann,
I saw this in the magazine and wondered how I missed in the shop now I know how. LOL I love the way you have done this one, it's really striking!

Tina said...

Unusual colours but a really gorgeous card. I love these new stamps.

Maryann said...

These new images are soo gorgeous and your card is just wonderful too, and really great coloring too.

Mary Brockway said...

Wow! Such a cutie!!! Can't wait to see what else is coming!

stephanne said...

Oh Ann, this is a vision!!! Love the colouring, in particular, the shading on her face, WOWIE!!! And the design and great embellies, love it!!!
hugs, stephanne

mandy said...

Wow lovely card Ann the new stamps are so cute !!! your coloring is fab love the shading on her face hugs Mandy xxx

Gina L said...

Beautiful! I love all of the browns and the stitching. She is just too cute and you colored her so well!

kbrandy4 said...

Stunning card and gorgeous colouring!! Cute stamps too!!
Hugs
Hazel xx

Sue said...

A gorgeous card. Love the details

Anonymous said...

Ann, this is the most beautiful and adorable little one ever. I totally love the colors and papers that you used. The papers looks sort of Hawaiian, especially with the flower haku on her head. Absolutely stunning.
Thank you for sharing with us. I would love to learn the colors that you used!
hugs and warm aloha,
bobbi

mags said...

Super card. Love the image and the super colours used.
Mags
x

Tammy Ortiz said...

Very nice colors. This is really amazing
Hugs

Sue D said...

Wonderful card! I like the brown tones you used.
slrdowney at hotmail dot com

Marie-Louise said...

How totally beautiful - the image is fabulous and the colours are so rich.

Marie-Louise said...

How totally beautiful - the image is fabulous and the colours are so rich.

Annie said...

Gorgeous card :). Those images are so cute, thanks for the chance to win!

Hugs Ann x

Anonymous said...

Wow, great card. These new stamps are so cute! Thanks for the chance to win!

uksharon said...

Loving Elizabeth's new stamps - really like the one with apples although I like your coloured version of the 2nd stamp.
Best wishes, Sharon

Margaret said...

WOW! What a stunning card. She is absolutely beautiful. TFS

Helen said...

GORGEOUS!!!

Linda Dale said...

Stunningly gorgeous. Blessings Linda

Lindyloo said...

Hi Ann,
I only found your blog today via Dena and I think I must have been sleeping not to have seen it before. I really love your card; what a stunning way to do a brown monochrome card. I can't wait to see what you all do tomorrow also.
These new images are stunning, Elizabeth is a fabulous artist/designer.
Thank you for the mini blog hop
Regards Linda

Jude said...

Fabulous card. Love the colours you have used.

Hugs
Judex

ma said...

Beautiful new stamps just love them both and your card is beautiful thanks for shareing Marie

Wendy said...

I can't till I can get my hands on these beauties gorg card to Hun love it


Hugs Wendy

Diane said...

Love your card and colors your used. These images are just adorable. Thanks for the chance to win.

Mau xx said...

What a wonderful card! I love the image and I love your colours and layers, Its Stunning.
Hugs Mau xx

kim.scrapper said...

Beautiful card, love the colors you used, tfs...Kim (kim.scrapper@yahoo.ca)

Karen H said...

Wow, this is gorgeous! I love your color choice and those papers are stunning. So many pretty layers and the star of the card is colored so beautifully. Excellent work!

Hugs and blessings!

Dhez said...

Love the colors you used for this card. Who'd have thought brown would look so girly! :)

Cindy Lou said...

These images are just darling! Really like the way you have colored this one, I like the shadows and shading. Great job, Thanks for sharing!

zehra said...

This card is gorgeous, I love the colors you choose and the gorgeous coloring, so many things are beautiful about this card, loved it

Wendy Thompson said...

Beautiful interpretation of this lovely stamp. Well done

Neha Jain said...

the card is amazing...very pretty

Teresa said...

very pretty card

Лена Казарцева said...

Pretty gerl and swet chokolad card! sorry my english... Классная девочка, вкусная шоколадная палитра!

Lenoria said...

I love the colors of your card! Thanks for the chance to be eligible to win one of the stamps.

Scrappinkar said...

What a beautiful card!

Gwen said...

Wow, this is so amazing. LOVE your coloring, you gave her a nose!!! Your card design is just spectacular!

Shime said...

Stunning card! Excellent embellishments and details!

alethea said...

Oh she is just stunning!! I absolutely love these new little cuties and can't wait to get my hands on apple blossom!! HUgsxx

June said...

Gorgeous! I just love this image, it is so beautiful! Your coloring is amazing and the details stunning!
Hugs, June

lucypatrick said...

Wow, love the monochromatic colouring and card, this is amazing and she is just so adorable! XOX Lucy

KalySto said...

Such a cutie! And I love your color combination!

misteejay said...

What a fabulous card - just lovely.

Toni xx

Christine Harrop said...

Wow, your colour choice really stands out. It looks great.

Mary J said...

Stunning mono card, just gorgeous Ann!

Marion said...

Fabulous colour choice. I love browns. Super cute image and delish papers and die cuts.
Marion

Carla S. said...

Gorgeous card, Ann! I love the colors and the wonderful little image! Terrific papers and design!

Holly AKA KopyKat said...

She is so adorable, love your coloring

Karen Wilson said...

Oh wow - I LOVE the colors of this! That image is stunning and so is your card. Beautiful!

Jackie said...

Wow Ann, this card is simply stunning and I just love these new images! I can't wait to see the other part to this release!

Gloria Westerman said...

This is so stunning....awesome coloring....awesome creations...tfs

Dorcas said...

THis is the Ann I know. :) AWESOME card, Ann, we all do our best when we do what we want to do. You always do well but your image cards really showcase YOU. Wonderful work.

Vanja said...

Absolutely beautiful, Ann! I love the image and your colouring is amazing.
hugs
Vanja

Arty said...

Great colour choices! Very rich and earthy. It gives this little girl a totally different look.

Anonymous said...

She is absolutely beautiful. love the image and colors, so different and so warm.

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Pambi7 said...

Love the tone on tone! The embellisments are stunning. The butterflies are beautiful.

Deonna said...

Wonderful card! I love the colors that you have chosen and that image is awesome.

Anonymous said...

Ann, your card is lovely. I love the colors. Elizabeth Bell girls have the most beautiful faces. I love her stamps.

Margie

lisa lilfeathers said...

I love this
so down to earth
www.lilfeathers.blogspot.com

Sandy's Stamping Scene said...

Hi Ann,
She looks amazing; wonderful coloring. Love the monochrome theme and all the distressing.

Take care.
Hugz,
Sandy

Rosie Gustafson said...

Oh my gosh, what a beautiful rich looking card. I just love the colors. Perfection!

Leta said...

these digis are so cute...I like your choice of colors

Leta said...

Love these stamps...and your coloring

Lissa said...

Gorgeous, hun!!! I love the shading! :)

Joan DR said...

cute card, I would never have thought to use these colors.

Natalie Z. *Paselska* said...

Gorgeous card, Ann. Love these new cuties!! Fantastic coloring and gorgeous embellishments...
Hugs Natalie xx

Tammy G said...

Really adorable..