Welcome to the IMAGINE Crafts and Viva Las VegaStamps! Blog Hop. For the next week, our two design teams will be featuring some amazing projects featuring products from both our companies. Amazing stamps require amazing ink, right?
Mixed Media Prize Package
We’re proud to announce your chance to win one of three different Mixed Media Prize Packages from IMAGINE Crafts and Viva Las VegaStamps! You have until midnight PST on Sunday, May 31st 2014 to comment on as many of the Design Team Blog Posts from this week as possible. On Monday, June 1st we’ll draw three random blog posts and one comment from each of those posts will win a prize package!
Ready for some inspiration from our artists?
Here’s today’s posts from IMAGINE Crafts:
Cathy Andronicou (thats me – you are here)
And from Viva Las VegaStamps!:
***Blog Hop Hint – if you click on a link that takes you to a page saying something like, “Sorry this page cannot be found” just click on the header at the top of the blog (usually a picture or the blog’s name) and it will take you to that blog’s most recent post. That post *should* be our hop. If not, you can probably scroll down a short way to find the hop post.
I am so excited to be participating in another blog hop, this time with Viva Las VegaStamps! and Imagine Crafts/Tsukineko, Viva Las VegaStamps! kindly sent me the Flowery Background stamp and the You Color My World sentiment, I have so many ideas for this design and wanted to share this one with you today.
Viva Las Vegas You Color My World and Flowery Background stamps, Imagine Crafts/Tsukineko Memento Dye inks, Summer Sky, Cantaloupe, Lilac Posies, Tuxedo Black and Olive Grove, Memento Dual Tip Markers Cantaloupe, Lilac Posies, Bamboo Leaves and Pear Tart, Pico Embellisher Pear Tart. Other: Gloss and Linen cardstock, Vellum, Pink Gems and scalloped rectangle die. Here is step by step tutorial showing how this card was created and a bonus card at the bottom.
My Daughter is moving to Dubai soon and I have made her a little set of Birthday/Thank you cards using the same stamp to pack in her case – the box is fairly simple, I would normally decorate it more but don’t want to weigh her luggage down too much!
Here are some of the designs inside the box,
A close up of one of the cards
and the hinge box partially closed
Other materials used in this project: Memento Bahama Blue, Lilac Posies, Dandelion and Grape Jelly dye inks, Shrink Plastic (sentiments printed from PC and shrunk), May Arts and American Craft Ribbons, Beacon Fabritac Adhesive, Mirror Card and Coloured card to match ink colours.
Thank you for stopping by today, I hope you will visit again soon, if you are inspired by my creations please also check out my other blog here!