Tuesday, September 10, 2013

One Crazy Stamper Blog Hop and High Hopes Challenge


Today I am joining in with One Crazy Stampers
Blog Hop!!
One Crazy Stamper is featuring High Hopes
"Christmas Fun 2013" 
new release for the whole
month of September and is kicking it off 
with a blog hop!!

For my card I have created an easel card 
and I am using......
Snowy's Cup,
Sm. Open Holly
Cup of Cocoa

If you have arrived here from Leanne's blog you are 
going in the right direction....if not you can start over
on the OCS Blog

Leave a comment for your chance to win a High Hopes 
stamp from the new release. One lucky winner will 
be drawn in a couple of days. There will be one stamp 
per blog given out so be sure to complete the whole hop
for more chances to win !!!

One Crazy Stamper carries the largest selection of
High Hopes Stamps in Ontario, Canada. 
Be sure to stop by the shop in Bolton ON or
their online shop for all the latest and greatest
crafty will be amazed!!


Today is also our High Hopes Challenge.....
"Buttons and Bows"

For my challenge card I am using....
"Candy Cane Penguin"
"Small Open Holly" 
"Warm Winter Wishes"
sentiment....all from the new release!!

I colored the images with Inktense Watercolor Pencils.
I cut the images out and added a "wobble" to the penguin
and attached it to the circle which was embossed 
with a CB snowflake embossing folder. 

Have fun hopping along with One Crazy Stamper's
Blog Hop....your next stop is Christine!!

Have a great day and Thanks for stopping by....


Sue said...

Awesome Karen. You are the queen of Tombows and Inktense watercolour pencils. Lora and you will have to start giving classes on the Tombows and Inktenses.

Oma said...

I love the Easel card and I would love to go skating with the penguin!

Heather said...

Karen, both of your cards are so pretty. I amglad you could join the OCS DT on our hop today. Hugs, Heather

dolcreations said...

Karen, you have given us some wonderful new Christmas stamps to play with...thank-you so much! I have such a thing for the snowman and now, such a love for the penguin!LOL I love your easel card and love your penguin card. Had a peek at the calendar stand you did with the snowman image...adorable!

Jacilynn said...

These are so cute! love the colors you've used! Thanks for joining us and thanks for having such adorable STAMPS!!

Crazystamper said...

Thanks for playing with us Karen! Thanks for the colouring lessons too!!! Hugs, Lora

Peninsula Cards and Crafts said...

Love your cards and your stamps are so adorable.

nancyparker55 said...

Well, these cards certainly bring a smile to your face. Karen, your images are so cute, each and everyone of them! wonderful blog hop.

Anonymous said...

I Love LOVE LOVE!!! snowy's cup! What a cute image! Oh the things I could do with him!! :) I do really like your candy cane penguin as well! Great cards!! :)

Deb Selby said...

The wobble is a great idea for a penguin skating.

Lori Turner said...

OMGOSH your cards are amazing! Gorgeous images!

Lori Turner said...

I follow OCS via FB and Pinterest!!

Unknown said...

Karen your card is awesome and you have used two of my favorite stamps. I love the paper colours as well. Thank you for all the beautiful stamps in this release. Jennifer Molenaar.

Leanne said...

Karen these are awesome, great job, this has been a fun blog hop, and the HH stamps I can't just pick one favorite! It's great to be doing this hop along with you!

Tamie said...

WOW FACTOR! Loving your choice of papers and you amazing and incredible layout and truly fabulous image. Thank you so much for the wonderful inspiration!

Tamie said...

I follow OCS on Facebook :)

Laura M said...

Love them both!! Easel card is fantastic and cant wait to add these to my collections. The cocoa sentiment is SUPER cute! Thanks for sharing!

Carmen said...

I Love the colors you have used for this card. The snowman is super cute.

Jane Z said...

Oh my gosh Karen! You never disappoint...beautiful snowy cup easel card! Love your colouring, as always! Penguin card is breathtaking too! Also, checked out your calendar pic along the hop...WOW!!! Thankfully, I can keep a close eye on FB too, of all this creativity going on!

Mary said...

WOW, I LOVE both of your cards...those darn images are a must for sure :)


Mary said...

I receive the OCS newsletter too!

Jane Z said...

I am also a FB follower! :)

Denise Fletcher said...

Yes please! hope you ship to UK!