Tuesday, 28 January 2020

Thanks you bunches...

Hello everyone,

I'm here today with a slightly different card from me!

I have used a lovely selection of products by
to create a delicate thank you card.
Whimsy Stamps - Ingredients

Dies To Die For - Ingredients
The card is so easy to make and the final effect is so pretty!

First, I stamped the 
onto a piece of card and heat embossed it with white embossing powder.

I then blended Distress Oxides in Evergreen Bough, Worn Lipstick, Scattered Straw and Faded Lilac over the card as shown. 

Then I die cut the card with the 
and cut a circle from the centre of the rectangle with 

With the same circle die I cut a piece of white linen card to replace the circle I had cut out.

I fixed the messy mesh background and the white circle onto a piece of firm card die cut with the same size 
and set it aside.

Next I stamped and heat embossed in white onto vellum the 

I cut the stamped images out and coloured them on the reverse with Copic Markers, no blending required here, just pick your favourite colours and go for it!

I fixed some flowers and foliage firmly to the left hand side of the circle die.

Then I die cut the 
in silver glitter card and fixed that across the centre of the circle just touching the flowers.

I stamped the 'a bunch' sentiment in black using the
and die cut it with a

Finally I fixed the sentiment to the right of the card design.
Please have a good look around the 
at the gorgeous cards by the rest of the Whimsy Stamps Creative Team – and then follow that with a trip to 
store for some essential retail therapy!

Happy Crafting

From Sue…xxx

I actually used the circle I die cut out of the messy mesh background to make a second than you card which you can read about 
HERE

Messy Mesh Background Rubber Cling Stamp *NEW Wonky Stitched Rectangles Die Set  Pierced and Stitched Circles Die Set 

Beaucoup Bouquet Clear Stamps  Thanks Word and Shadow Die Set  You're Too Kind Clear Stamps

Quick Strips Die Set







Tuesday, 21 January 2020

Tuesday Tutorial - Wobble Bird

Hello everyone!

I'm here today with a tutorial for a really easy to put together interactive card!

Early Bird Wobbly Card


Whimsy Stamps Product List

Other products
White Card
Vellum
Copic Markers - C00, C01, C03, YR24, Y38, Y13, Y11, YR09, YR04, YR12 


With White card create a 14.5cm x 11cm card blank and set it aside.  Create two white card rectangles the same size.  


With the Cloud Edger Die cut a cloud template and use it to blend tumbled glass distress ink clouds over both card rectangles. 


 With the Rectangle Frame die from the Shaker Maker set die cut one of the cloudy backgrounds. 


4.With the cloud edger die cut two pieces of vellum and trim them so that they will fit inside the top and the bottom of cloudy frame.  



Stamp the early bird with black ink and colour with markers.  (You can use pencils or paper piece the bird if you prefer).  Fussy cut the image and fix a Wobble Spring to the back.




With the largest cloud die from the Up In The Clouds Set die cut a piece of vellum and a piece of white card.  With black ink stamp the dare to soar sentiment in the centre of the card cloud.



With Nuvo glue fix the vellum clouds to the top and bottom of the cloudy background, placing them so that they will sit just inside the frame.  Fix the frame to the background with foam tape.  Fix the card design to the card blank set aside earlier.


Attach the die cut clouds and the early bird to the card design as shown and add some Nuvo Crystal Drops to finish.  

Please have a good look around the 
at the gorgeous cards by the rest of the Whimsy Stamps Creative Team – and then follow that with a trip to 
store for some essential retail therapy!

Happy Crafting

From Sue…xxx

Grass and Cloud Edger Die Set Shaker Maker Rectangle Die Set Up in the Clouds Die Set Early Birds Clear Stamps

Mini Action Wobbles Springs - 12 pack Crafty Foam Tape White

Nuvo - Deluxe AdhesiveNuvo - Crystal Drops - Ivory Seashell 





Friday, 17 January 2020

Love for Australia...

Hello everyone, 

Happy Fri-yay!

Lovely Crissy Armstrong has designed a set of beautiful images to show our love and support for Australia through the awful time they are having with bushfires.
...and what's more, the wonderful folks at Whimsy Stamps have decided to donate proceeds made from these stamps to the wildlife relief fund!

I chose to use the gorgeous
I printed the Koala and die cut it into a circle with the Whimsy Stamps

Then I coloured the background with Copic E19 and E15 and sponged it with Copic Colourless Blender.  I also used the Colourless Blender marker to make lots of different sized circles over the background. 

I coloured the gorgeous Koala with Copics
W7, W6, W4, W2, W1 and used a pink pencil to add the rosy cheeks.

I coloured the eucalyptus tree with
E55, E57, E41, E44, E47, YG99, YG63, YG61.

I layered the image onto a piece of Whimsy Stamps
which I had die cut with Whimsy Stamps

I tore a strip of vellum and stamped the Tenderness sentiment from
onto it.

I wrapped the vellum sentiment around the card design as shown.
Finally I added some dots of 
around the sweet Koala and made his/her nose shiny with some 
Please have a good look around the 
at the gorgeous cards by the rest of the Whimsy Stamps Creative Team – and then follow that with a trip to 
store for some essential retail therapy!

Happy Crafting

From Sue…xxx
**Love for Australia Set - Digital Stamp Pierced and Stitched Circles Die Set 6x6 Paper Pack - Giraffe

Notched Squares Die Set *NEW Polka Dot Pals Syeda Clear Stamps

Stickles Glitter Glue - Star Dust Glossy Accents

Wednesday, 1 January 2020

Happy New Year and Giraffes!...

Happy New Year everyone!

Wishing you all a happy and healthy 2020!

Today is the start of 
Whimsy Stamps
new release fun!

My card today was made with 
I stamped the 
on white card in black ink and used the matching
to cut them out.

I coloured them with Copic Markers
YR04, Vo4, Y17, E09
and set them aside.

I then die cut a pice of white card with the 

Next I blended blue Catherine Pooler Inks (Suede Shoes and Stone Blue) over a piece of white card using a cloud template made with the 

I also die cut this with the 
and used the clouds to make the panels in the windows.

I stamped sentiments from the 
set onto the design and fixed the giraffes to it as shown.

Finally I added some enamel dots to the clouds.
Please have a good look around the 
at the gorgeous cards by the rest of the Whimsy Stamps Creative Team – and then follow that with a trip to 
store for some essential retail therapy!

Happy Crafting

From Sue…xxx

*NEW Giraffe Smiles Clear Stamps *NEW Giraffe Smiles Die Set *NEW Slimline Windows Die Grass and Cloud Edger Die Set

Saturday, 28 December 2019

Thank you!...

Happy Saturday friends!
I'm whooshing by today with a really quick and simple thank you card - because we all need some of these after the festive season!
This card is made with gorgeous goodies from

To make this card I stamped and heat embossed in white the 
Messy Mesh Cling Rubber Background Stamp 
and then blended Distress Inks over the top.  I used the colours - Evergreen Bough, Worn Lipstick, Shaded Lilac and Scattered Straw.

I then used the 
to cut a circle of the patterned background which I layered onto die cut circles of white and silver glitter card.

I then stamped onto vellum and heat embossed in white the beautiful flowers and foliage from
and cut them out.

I coloured the vellum images on the reverse  with Copic Markers in RV55, R46, G46, Y38

I then created the card design by fixing the vellum flowers and foliage to the right hand side of the circle with a sentiment from the 
die cut with at 
Please have a good look around the 
at the gorgeous cards by the rest of the Whimsy Stamps Creative Team – and then follow that with a trip to 
store for some essential retail therapy!

Happy Crafting


From Sue…xxx

Messy Mesh Background Rubber Cling StampPierced and Stitched Circles Die Set Beaucoup Bouquet Clear Stamps
You're Too Kind Clear Stamps Quick Strips Die Set
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