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Thursday, August 11, 2016

Meow-lloween Kitties


I have another card to share from the wonderful new CC Designs August release.
This time I've used the cute mummy cat from the Meow-lloween Kitties set.

There are heaps of cute cats in this set but when I saw this one I had the idea to write "Curses"  on the front and I'll probably add "I forgot your birthday" on the inside (knowing me).




I don't think I've raided the medicine cabinet when crafting before but I did for this card.  I decided to use a little piece of real bandaging and left it dangling down on the side.  It looks great in real life :)

I used the new Half Rectangles Die to cut the background papers out and I used the new Dotted Rectangle Die for the base the cats are on.

I made the word using some rub on letters I've had lying around for years.

Ingredients ;
Stamps : Meow-lloween Kitties
Card : x-press it, Delight (authentique)
Ink : memento black
Other : half rectangles die, dotted rectangles die, meow-lloween kitties outline die, rub ons (MM), copics

Copics used :
YR 14, 16, 18
Y 11, 13, 15, 26
YG 0000, 01, 03
R 00, 20
W 1

I'd like to enter my card into the following challenges :

Simon Says Stamps - Go wild
One Crazy Stamper - Fall/Halloween
Aud Sentiments - For a child + sentiment
Southern Girls - anything goes

Thanks for dropping by today :)

Kathy



Friday, August 5, 2016

Monster Mash Witch


Today is RELEASE DAY for all of the new AUGUST products at C.C. Designs!! As you have seen from our Preview Days, all of the new stamps and dies are SPOOKTACULAR, and perfect for all of your upcoming Halloween projects! For the month of August, we have 7 character stamp sets with coordinating dies available for purchase, Layering Tags Die, Dotted Rectangles Die, Half Rectangles Die, and Shadow Spots Die.




I decided to use the super-cute little witch from the new Monster Mash stamp set.
I coloured her with Copics and added some black sparkles to her hat and cut her out with the Monster Mash Outline Die.  Then I created a pretty moonlit sky for her to fly around in :)
I used distress inks and some texture paste with the Boy Doodles Stencil.





Every release we will have a New Release Blog Hop to showcase our awesome Design Team! Check out their amazing creations!

C.C. Designs Blog
Christine
Jessie

And we can’t have a Blog Hop without a PRIZE!! Here's how to enter:

Leave a comment on each DT Member’s Blog, and then head back to the C.C. Designs Blog to let us know you completed the hop.  
There is a $25 CCD Store Gift Certificate hidden on one of our Design Member's Blog so you definitely want to comment on each blog. :)

*This Blog Hop will end on Sunday, August 7th at NOON, 12pm EST. Winners will be announced the following week. Don't forget to also comment on each CCD PREVIEW DAY Post for a chance at winning a $15 CCD Store Gift Certificate.

Thanks for dropping by today and Happy Hopping!!

Kathy



Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Monster Mash

Wow it's August already?!
And that means another new release from CC Designs :)
This is a sneak peek of a new set called Monster Mash.
It comes with 3 amazingly cute and spooky little monsters with sentiments too.



I decided to make a little sticky note holder with this cute little guy.
I used the Monster Mash Outline Die to cut him out and the shadow is something new too.  It's called the Shadow Spot Die, there are 3 different sized shadows and they add an element of fun I think.
I also used the new Layering Tags Die.

I think this would make a great little gift for one of my girls male teachers.

Pop over to the CC Designs blog to see some more sneak peeks, you may even win a prize.
And tomorrow is Release Day, we'll be doing a blog hop with more chances to win, so please drop by again then :)

Kathy




Thursday, July 21, 2016

My Big Wheels

I decided to make another card for a guy and I used the super-cute My Big Wheels stamp from CC Designs.

I think you could use this for big and little boys too :)

The stamp also comes with a few sentiments.  The "Awesome" is from this set and I teamed it up with the "You're" from the new Adora set.

I did sponge a cloudy sky for him too but it looks a bit light in the photo.




Ingredients ;
Stamps : My big wheels, adora
Card : x-press it, basic grey, SU papers
Ink : memento black, versafine
Other : copics

Copics used :
Y 13, 15, 23
W 1, 3, 5, 7
G 21, 24, 82
R 27, 29, 30, 59
B 93, 97
E 000, 00, 21
BG 10, 11


I'd like to enter my card in the following challenges :

Sweet Stampin' Challenge - Wheels
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
Aud Sentiments Challenge - anything goes + sentiment

Thanks for dropping by today :)

Kathy



Thursday, July 14, 2016

Splashies

I have a card to share using the cute Splashies set from CC Designs.
The sentiment is included and they are all so cute aren't they?!

Making cards for guys can be a bit tricky but I think these stamps are perfect for boys or men!



I love this Uncharted Waters paper by Glitz and so I coloured the cute images to coordinate with it.
I loved creating this little scene :)

I'd like to enter my card into the following challenges :

Words to Craft by - Just keep swimming
Wednesday's Creative Inspiration Challenge - Summer
Simon says Stamp - Create a scene

Thanks for dropping by today :)
Kathy



Monday, July 11, 2016

Tiny Heart

I have another super adorable stamp from the CC Designs new release to share today.

This one is called Tiny Heart and she's just so sweet isn't she?!




I loved colouring her and making this pretty card!
I love this Echo Park paper too and I think the hug and kiss dies worked so well with it all :)


Ingredients :
Stamp : Tiny Heart
Card : x-press it, basic grey, A Bundle of Joy New Edition (EP)
Ink : memento black
Other : scalloped rectangles die, make a card #12 die, snowy day enamel dots, Copics

Copics used : 
E 000, 00, 21
W 1, 3, 5, 7
R 000, 20, 24, 29, 30, 81, 83
YG 03
BG 10
BV 00
RV 0000
B 0000

I'd like to enter my card into the following challenges :
The Ribbon Girl - anything goes
Scrapbook Boutique - Mood board

Thanks for dropping by today :)

Kathy



Friday, July 8, 2016

Adora

Today is RELEASE DAY for all of our new JULY products at C.C. Designs!! As you have seen from our Preview Days, all of these products are AMAZING! For the month of July, we have 6 adorable character stamp sets (2 are from a brand new artist), 1 Circle Cut & Stitch Die, and a coordinating Circles Stencil!


I decided to use this gorgeous new stamp called Adora.  I just love her big beautiful eyes.
The words come with her too.  I just stamped them and then drew a freehand frame around them and cut them out.  I really like the way they look. 
 I also used a scalloped rectangle die for the little white trim border under the paper.


Copics used :
BG 0000
B 0000, 00, 93
W 00, 1, 3, 5 ,7
E 000, 00, 21
R 20, 24, 30


Every release we will have a New Release Blog Hop to showcase our awesome Design Team! Check out their amazing creations!

C.C. Designs Blog
Christine
Jo
Kathy
Laura
Martha
Rosemary
Simone
Stacie
Tamara

And we can’t have a Blog Hop without a PRIZE!! Here's how to enter:

Leave a comment on each DT Member’s Blog, and then head back to the C.C. Designs Blog to let us know you completed the hop. One random winner will receive a prize for completing the blog hop!!
*This Blog Hop will end on Sunday, July 10th at NOON, 12pm EST. Winners will be announced the following week.

Happy Hopping!!

Kathy