Krafty Hop day!

Woohoo! It's finally here!! Today we are celebrating the  amazing CHRISTMAS release of ALL of our  NEW October Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!!!ALL FOUR new sets are NOW available in the Krafty Shop! So let's have a big happy hop around the design team blogs and check them all out in action! Grab a nice hot beverage, sit back and relax while you hop around and enjoy all the amazing creations!!

Next, another sweetie....EVANGELINE ANGEL!

Then our feathered friends in MERRY & BRIGHT BIRDIES!

And lastly we shared the adorable new REINDEER GAMES!

ALL the new sets are available now individually BUT if you HAVE to have it ALL, we also have our October Gimme Kimmies Kit which includes all FOUR of the new sets together and at a discount! But only for a limited time and while supplies last!

And don't forget the ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL!! All orders of $80+ get to CHOOSE one of FOUR FREE stamp sets!! (You are My Sunshine, Ewe are Amazing, Book Dragon or Christmas Blessings…

October Krafty Peeks... Day Four Reindeer Games

Welcome back to Day FOUR of our OCTOBER Krafty Peeks at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!
Today is the final day of peeks and the release party is THIS AFTERNOON at 2pm EST on Facebook! 

Are you going to join in and help us celebrate ALL the new sets? Our last stamp set is from fabulous artist Becky Pearce!!! It's called REINDEER GAMES!

I'm sure you'll agree with me when I SQUEAL with delight at this adorable set! Think of all the quick and simple cards and tags you could design and all the fabulous scenes! So easy to add to scrapbook pages, pocket pages, bookmarks and lots more! It's totally up to YOU what you create!!
The set comes with main images, several accessory stamps and also some fun coordinating sentiments! There's a total of TWENTY cutie pie stamps!!!

For this card I used all 4 of the reindeer!! I have seen cards using small stamps like this just stamping them all over a page, wanted to do this for a while but didnt have the right stamps for it. And these where just p…

October Krafty Peeks... Day Three Merry & Bright Birdies

And it's already day three of the october krafty peeks at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!! How do you like the release so far??
Today we have the cutest little christmas birdies for you from Melissa Baker-Nguyen Merry and Bright Birdies
This fabulous set comes with FIVE main images of these fluffy peeps, plus super fun sentiments and accessory stamps!!

My process for this card was completly different then usual. Normally I color first and then see what I have in my paper stock that matches. This time I picked my papers first, made the layout, then picked out which 2 birdies fit best in this frame and colored them in the colors of the papers.

Copic colors:
Blue-Violet/Grey: BV04, 13, 00 + W07, 05, 03 Red: R59, 27, 24, 22, 20 Yellow: YR27, 23, 21 Y11 white: C03, 01, 00 
Check out these little guys in action as you hop around the Krafty blogs today! You'll see the list of Krafty design team members and Krafty Guests below and be sure to leave some love at each stop because one lucky commenter i…

October Krafty Peeks... Day Two Evangeline Angel

Welcome to day two of the Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps October Krafty Peeks!!
As you might have guesed after yesterdays post we have another lovely angel for you today from Annie Rogdrigue this fun stamp is called EVANGELINE ANGEL!

Looks like she loves her christmas tree!! This adorable new stamp set comes with one large main image and three fabby sentiments!!

I am having a lot of fun with crazy haircolors lately and I thought this funny angel would look lovely with blue hair ;)  So here is my card, hope you like it!!

I usually list my copic colors now but unfortunatly I forgot to write them down.. sorry.. I think I used YG67, 63, G21, YG11 for the tree but dont recal the other.
This stamp was the Super Secret Krafty Klub stamp set that was included in the Khristmas Kard Kit!!! So those who preordered it already have it in their inky little fingers and you'll get to see their creations today because they are our fabulous GUESTS!
All of the Krafty Krew design team members and Special Krafty G…

October Krafty Peeks... Day One Angelica Angel

Woohoo First day of the October Krafty Peeks at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps is here!!
We hope to get you in the holiday mood this week with four days of magical stamp sets! Are you ready to deck the halls and spread Christmas cheer? Today we have our first ethereal stamp set (there *might* be another one tomorrow) and it's called ANGELICA ANGEL!

This gorgeous clear stamp set features a sweet, lovely angel with her birdie friend plus three coordinating sentiments!

I loved playing with this set she is so beautiful with her long flowing hair and that gorgeous dress!
Purple and teals are two of my favourite colors for christmas so those are the ones I used on this card.

I colored her using the no-line technique which means you dont see the black stamped lines but you stamp in a light colors and color over the lines with your markers.
Copic Colors used:
Skin: e04, 11, 21, 00, 00 Hair: V09, 17, 15, 12
Wings: W03, 01, 00 Dress Teal: BG09, 07, 05, 02, 01, 000, 0000
Dress Green: G29, YG45, 41  Bird: E59,…

Fall/Autumn Colors

Hi everyone! It's Saturday! So time for a new weekly challenge at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps! This weeks theme is Fall/Autumn ColorsWe always enjoy your creations so be sure to submit them so you can have a chance to WIN a $20 gift card to the Shop!! Show us your stuff!! In keeping in line with the rest of our challenges (Wonderful Wednesday and our NEW Krafty Scrappy Challenge), we will be drawing one winner per month from all Saturday Challenge entries to win a $20 gift card!! You can enter as many times per month as you'd like!!
Have you joined the Kraftin Kimmie's Krafty Friends fb group?? It's the best place to keep up with all of the goings on as well as sharing YOUR creations and getting inspired by other Krafty Friends' creations!!!
October Peeks start on Wednesday!! Visit us on our FB Page or here to join in the "Merry Celebration"!
It's our Anniversary! Kraftin Kimmie is celebrating 8 years in October and to celebrate we're doubling the Frug…

Wonderful Wednesday, Purr-fect Princess

This is my first Wonderful Wednesday inspiration post as a Krafty Guest!
I am so excited to be part of this wonderful team and next week we are starting the previews for the october release! and you will love this release!!!
But while we are waiting for this new release come and play along on in this weeks Wonderful Wednesday challenge at the Kraftin' Kimmie Blog!
We want EVERYONE to be able to play along so your submission can use ANY stamp and can be any theme, any style, any design and it can be a card, a scrapbook page, an altered name it!! It must be a NEW creation and you can enter on this weeks KKS blogpost until October 17th at midnight! At the end of the month one random winner will be chosen from all the submissions for the whole month and will receive a $20 Gift Card to the shop!!!
I made a card using Purr-fect Princess! Isn't she lovely all curled up in her fancy chair with her little fur baby :)

I colored her with copics:
Skin: E04, 11, 21, 00, 000
Hair: BV08,…

When I've had too much of reality, I open a book!

I love this sentiment from the Betsy Booklover stamp set from Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!

I don't know about you but I always missplace my bookmarks.. and often use random pieces of paper as a bookmark. So I decided I'd make one this time. It nice and big with some ribbons on it so I cant lose this one can I? 

Here it is:

I used a whole bunch of colors so she would fit the rainbow colors theme here is the list:
Skin: E04, 11, 21, 00, 000
Purple: V09, 06, 05, 01 (used bv08 first in the hair but didnt like it with the blue so went over it with v09) Blue: B69, 66, 63 and B37 in the shadows to tone it down a little. Green: YG69, 63, 45, 11 Yellow: Y17, 15, 13, 11, 00 Orange: YR07, 04, Y17, 15 Red: R59, 29, 27, 24, 22 Pink: RV09, 06, 04, 02 Teal: BG09, 07, 05, 02, 01, 000

Enter the following challenges: KKS Krafty Skrappin' anything but a card challenge
KKS challenge 397 rainbow colors
*** Sabrina

Pencils on Kraft with Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps

So last night my pencil+kraft coloring adventure started!
Jessie Banks(Jessie's blog) did a live coloring video in the KKS fb group! We started coloring Cinderella!! I love that stamp <3 and since I am always stunned by the look of pencil on kraft, I thought I'd try it out this time!
Now we didn't finish her but we did a lot:
We did the skin, hair, eyes and started on her dress. But later this week Jessie is gonna upload a youtube video with the rest of her dress! yay!

I am using a piece of kraft card stock I normally use for card bases and some bruynzeel coloring pencils I have had since I was little... So I was picking my colors as I went and since I was missing like all the blond hair colors mine got pink/purplish hair!
Here my progress so far (the photo is a bit light sorry)

I was to scared to mess this up so I am waiting for the video, but I did color another image!
I went with Pamper me Paulina and made her into a card!
I just love how white pops on kraft its amazing and so…

Sweet little Batty Princess

I am gonna have to pack up my crafting stuff cause im moving soon,
but I had a little time yesterday to color and make this card :)
I am absolutely in love with this image!
Batty Princess is one of Annie Rodrigues iconic characters and she designed this stamp for Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps.

The stamp is retired, but I was so lucky to get my hands on her a couple weeks ago!

Copic Colors used: Skin: E04, 21, 11, 00, 000 Hair: E57, 55, 53 Blue: B39, 99, 97, 95, 91 Black: C09, 07, 05, 03, 01

I used the Spellbinder nestabilities floral ovals die for the blue metalic frame.
Used 2 black and white papers with glitter, some black satin ribbon a suede brown with gold shimmer cord, some pearly stickers and cut 2 small pieces for an oraganza frilly ribbon as some sort of bats. Unfortunatly since i got my stamp second hand the 2 small stamps the little bat and the pumpkin are missing.
Enterting this in the following challenges:
Kraftin' Kimmie Saturday Challenge 391 "a retired stamp" (Batty Pri…