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Stamptember Blog Hop- Use a Stamp

I wanted to thank everyone that stopped by my blog for the Simon Says Stamps Stamptember Blog Hop and left me all your AMAZING COMMENTS!  

But there is one winner on my blog with all those lovely comments.



Congratulations on winning and thank you everyone for all that love!

Welcome to my blog and the Simon Says Stamps Stamptember Blog Hop!  I'm so thrilled you've made it this far!  I know along the way you've seen some great projects ready to inspire your creative projects! The theme this week is USE A STAMP...

You should be arriving from Michelle's Blog!  If you are you're right on track.  
 If not then you will need to go to the Simon Says Stamp Store Blog to start from the beginning.

I was recently lucky enough to be apart of the Tim Holtz Exclusive Stamptember 2015 Stamp Set Release.  I wasn't done creating and I had an idea involving the clock and Bird Crazy Stamp set and Thinlits.

Put up your hand if you love the Ground Espresso...  I decided to add a drop of reinker to the paste and mix.

Using the new Argyle Stencil I layered on this yummy ground espresso tinted texture paste.

I sprayed some mermaid lagoon and cracked pistachio distress spray stain the inked with some ground espresso distress ink. 

The finished canvas.

I layered and inked some ephemera.

EEK...I just got my Bird Crazy Thinlits and WOW FUN!  Look how "Beaker Featherflutter"clutches the clock.

He's even holding a bouquet from the Crazy Things set.

 I inked these cute metal bunny charms with distress paint then distressed them.  They go so well with all the clock elements.

I attached and arched the special delivery ephemera.

I cut up the sentiment that's attached to the clock, distressed, glued and accented with some ground espresso shadowing.

I layered a stamp from documented and added some elements of the the number rubs.

Let's see what you've got!  

You must create a project using a rubber or clear stamp, no digi images allowed, add your creation to the linky AND hop around the designers blogs leaving comments along the way.

We are showcasing the new STAMPtember® products that have just been released. CLICK HERE to see them all. It is a HUGE release with loads of fabulous stamps, dies, stencils and much more!
As always Simon Says Stamp will be giving away $50 voucher to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp Store

So now it's YOUR turn to get out your inks, paints and all things arty and start creating! We are looking forward to seeing what you make!

Each DT member also has a Simon's Goody Bag to give away too! All you need to do is leave me a comment on this post AND enter the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge 


Do you use Instagram ?  If so please add  #sssmchallenge so we can see your entries there too!

There are fabulous Giveaway's and inspiration from fabulous designers on a daily basis over on the Simon Says Stamp Blog , if you haven't subscribed by email you may want to so you don't miss out

Well, that's it for myself and Beaker Featherflutter.  I hope you liked our journey to the canvas.  I love playing with the Bird Crazy stamps and now the Thinlits.  Layering with sprays, texture paste, stamps and the ephmerea really create a full interesting project.

Nicole   {you are here}

Thanks for stopping by.  I always love when you take the time to leave your thoughts.  Time to head off and see what Sandra has created for you.

Challenge Blogs

Inspiration Journal- Happy {Bird Crazy makes me Happy}
A Vintage Journal- Home Sweet Home {Alice is always trying to get Home}

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