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Magical Friends + Inky release day!

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We've got some super exciting NEWS to share with you today! You may have heard that we've been working on something top secret for the last few months and it's FINALLY time that we can share it with everyone!!!
Today we are introducing you to..... Krafty Kolours Inks by Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps!
We are thrilled to introduce a brand new product to the Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps line…..KRAFTY KOLOURS INKS!



These new inks are a Hybrid ink that combines the best of both dye ink and pigment ink!

- These beauties are acid free, archival and non-fading! - This ink dries almost instantly on paper and non-porous surfaces and requires a heat set on glossy surfaces and fabric - They have a raised felt pad that let you stamp any size stamp! - They give a crisp, bright, non-bleeding impression! - They come in full sized pads, mini cubes and ink refills!

With these inks you can ink directly, sponge, stencil, watercolour, you can do all sorts of techniques with them AND most exciting….the Krafty Kolours …

Saturday Challenge! - Polka Dots

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Welcome to another fabulous Krafty Challenge! Are you ready for some krafty fun?? We've got a super easy theme for you this week and we hope you can play along!
We want EVERYONE to play along and join in the krafty fun, SO we've made this week an easy challenge! It's POLKA DOTS!
Submit your krafty design for your chance to WIN! You have until Friday, May 4th to enter this challenge! Keep in mind, all entries are welcome but you must use a Kraftin' Kimmie Stamp in order to win.

Each Saturday we post a new challenge and you can enter as many times as you like!!! And each submission during the month will enter you into the monthly prize which will be.... a $40 gift voucher to spend in the krafty shop!!!  What do you think? Worth playin' for?  ;)

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I had this fun polka dot bag and it was missing a tag so I made a cute tag with more polka dots ;) and the adorable troll from the Troll Trouble set!!


Copics: Skin: R89, 85, 83, 81
Red: R59, 29, 27, 24
Blue: BG49, 45, 32 Green: YG45, 41,…

Challenge Day - Ocean card!

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Welcome to another fabulous Krafty Challenge!

Are you ready for some krafty fun??
We've got a super easy theme for you this week and we hope you can play along!

We want EVERYONE to play along and join in the krafty fun, SO we've made this week an easy challenge!

It's ANYTHING GOES!

Submit your krafty design for your chance to WIN! You have until Friday, April 27th to enter this challenge! Keep in mind, all entries are welcome but you must use a Kraftin' Kimmie Stamp in order to win.



Each Saturday we post a new challenge and you can enter as many times as you like!!! And each submission during the month will enter you into the monthly prize which will be....

a $40 gift voucher to spend in the krafty shop!!! 

What do you think? Worth playin' for?  ;)

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I used two stamp sets for my card! Ocean Background and the jellyfish from Sandy Seawater.

I colored it in different tones of blue, purple and pink and decided to keep the rest of the card simple.



Copic Colors:

BV08, 04, 13, B63
B…

The Kraftin' Kimmie release is here!! Blog Hop!!

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Woohoo! It's here! It's here!! Today we are celebrating the  amazing release of ALL of our  NEW April 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!!
First up is LORETTA LAUNDRY!
Edited to add: Lorreta is now SOLD OUT. As with all sets in the Annie Rodrigue section of the shop, it will not be restocked once sold out.

....then WHAT'S UP, DUDE?

.....and ENDURING LOVE...

...and lastly, HARD WORKIN' DUDES!

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I made another card with Loretta Laundry this time with pencils!


I colored her with Polychromo pencils the following colors dark to light:

Skin: Burnt Siena 283, Sanguine 188, Cinnamon 189, Light Flesh 132
Shirt: Ivory 103, Derwent Coloursoft White c720 + very lightly for some shade Cinnamon 189
Pants: Black 199, Burnt Siena 283, Sanguine 188, Ivory…

Krafty Peeks day 4 + Saturday Challenge!

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Welcome back to Day FOUR of our April Krafty Peeks at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!
Today is the final day of peeks and the release party is THIS AFTERNOON at 1pm EST on Facebook! 
Are you going to join in and help us celebrate ALL the new sets?
Our last stamp set is another manly set from fabulous artist Emilie Goulet!!! It's called HARD WORKIN' DUDES!

It's so hard to find great GUY stamp sets and you've been asking for them so we listened! We've got the TEEN DUDES from earlier this week and now we got a set perfect for all the MEN on your list!
The set comes with TWO main images and SEVEN mix and match sentiments to include your dad, uncle, brother and grandpa! It's amazing!

Now don't forget!!! It's also CHALLENGE DAY and as always, during release week the theme is ANYTHING GOES!!! So create a card, scrapbook page or altered item with a Kraftin' Kimmie stamp!! Use any sketch, any design, any embellishments because Anything Goes! Have some krafty fun and join …

April peeks day 2!

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Welcome to Day TWO of our April Krafty Peeks at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!
You asked for it, so we've got it! It's an amazing new TEEN BOYS stamp set by artist Emilie Goulet!
Introducing.....WHAT'S UP, DUDE?
This totally rad set features two main images plus FOUR super cool sentiments! They're perfect for all the guys in your life!

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For my card I used the boy with the phone I just love that big smile on him! I made a simple card but I did do the inside for a change.


I colored him up with my copics using the no lines technique! 
Copic Colors:
Skin: E04, 11, 21, 00, 000 Hair: E55, 53, 51 + B97, 95, 91 Jeans: B99, 97, 95, 91
Red: R59, 29, 27, 24 Black: W9, 7, 5
Grey: W3,1, 0

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You will see these handsome dudes in action as you hop around the Krafty blogs! You'll see the list of Krafty design team members and Krafty Guest below and be sure to leave some love at each stop because one lucky commenter is going to WIN a $10 gift voucher to the krafty shop!!
Plus we're doing a GIVEAW…

April Release Day 1 - Loretta Laundry

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Welcome to Day ONE of our April release of 2018 at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!
We're kicking things off with a hilarious image and fabulous sentiment set! It's called LORETTA LAUNDRY!!!
This fabby stamp set comes with one large main image  and three super sassy sentiments!!

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This stamp is so fun!! and I adore that kitty 💗💗!!

I colored her with my copics: Skin: E04, 21, 11, 00, 000 Hair: Rv99, 69, 66, 55 Basket: B26, 24, 21 Shirt: W9, 7, 5, 3, 1 Jeans: BV09, 04, 13, B63 Kitty: E18, 08, 13, 02
Floor: W1, 00 Background: RV00, 0000
This background is really light I just added a subtle pink glow around her and added a little shading on the ground.
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All of the Krafty Krew design team members and Krafty Guests listed below have lots of great designs to share with you today featuring the LORETTA LAUNDRY stamp set! Be sure to hop around and leave lots of love at each and every stop because one lucky commenter will WIN a $10 gift voucher to the krafty shop!
Plus we're doing a GIVEAWAY of the E…

Spring Challenge!!

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Welcome to another fabulous Krafty Challenge!
Are you ready for some krafty fun?? We've got a super easy theme for you this week and we hope you can play along!
This week's challenge is all about Spring!!!
Submit your spring theme design for your chance to WIN! You have until Friday, April 13th to enter this challenge! Keep in mind, all entries are welcome but you must use a Kraftin' Kimmie Stamp in order to win.

Each Saturday we post a new challenge and you can enter as many times as you like!!! And each submission during the month will enter you into the monthly prize which will be.... a $40 gift voucher to spend in the krafty shop!!!  What do you think? Worth playin' for?  ;)
I used the adorable Puddle Pals stamp set, and colored the fox with polychromos pencils. I have a limited amount of colors so I went with a blue fox!

I adore how this card came out :)
Hope you're inspired to join our spring challenge!!
We've also got a fun sketch for your inspiration for April! You…