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Skrappy Challenge Christmas Banner

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Hidee ho, good stampers!!! Welcome back to another month of Skrappy Fun at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!!!
We challenge YOU to make Anything BUT a Card!!! For this challenge you can make anything you wanna....except a card! So that means bookmarks, gifts, scrapbook pages, journal art, planner pages, tags, boxes...pretty much anything that includes a krafty stamp!! You have all month long to play AND you can enter as many times as you like!
Just make sure to include a Kraftin' Kimmie Stamp and make sure it's a NEW creation! As soon as we have at least five entries, we'll be giving away a PRIZE!!! yep! One lucky krafter will WIN a $20 gift voucher to the krafty shop!
You have until Tuesday, October 30th at midnight EST! Also be sure to share your creations on the Krafty Friends facebook page because we LOVE to see your stuff!

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Some people might say its to early but for me its never to early for christmas!!

So I made a fun Christmas banner with the NEW Gingerbread Kisses stamp set!







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Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps Release Blog Hop

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Yaaaaay! It's here! It's here!! Today we are celebrating the  ALL the stamps and INKS from our  Holiday Release at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!!!

ALL FOUR new clear stamp sets plus TWO new Krafty Kolours Hybrid INKS are available NOW in the Krafty Shop!
So let's have a big happy hop around the design team and guest blogs and check them all out in action! Grab a nice hot (or cold) beverage, sit back and relax while you hop around and enjoy all the amazing creations!!
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There are so many amazing sets this release I got 2 cards for you today!!

First A chat with Santa! Love this image!

Colored with my Copics:

Skin: E04, 11, 21,  00, 000 Hair Santa: C3, 1, 0, 00 Hair kids + puppy: E37, 35, 33, 31 Chair: BG78, 18, 15 Santa Red: R59, 29, 27, 24, 22 Santa boots: W9, 7, 5 Santa White: C5, 3, 1, 0 Girl clothes: R83, 81, RV00, 000 / YG13, 03, 00, 000 Boy Clothes: BG15, 13, 11 / G28,  05, 14, YG13

I also used the new Ruby Red ink with a stencil on the little piece of cardstock popping out behind the im…

Krafty Peeks day 3 - Gingerbread Kisses

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Welcome back to Day THREE of our September 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?
We have yet another amazing stamp set from artist Cheryl Grant today for our last holiday set this month!
It's called GINGERBREAD KISSES!

How CUTE is this set of gingerbread cuties?!! The set features a delicious candy covered house, a yummy gingerbread boy and girl, plus some sweet accessory stamp and several coordinating sentiments! Imagine all the super SWEET scene you'll be able to create with this adorable set!


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These cuties are so fun and adorable!! I colored up the gingerbread girl for my card.

I used a dotting technique to give the cookie texture and added her on top of doodlebug paper which I have been using a lot this release cause its been a perfect match!!
 Copics used: Red: R39, 37, 35, 32, 22 Pink: RV13, 10, 00, 000 Brown: E37, 95, 3…

Krafty Peeks day 2 - double the fun!

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Welcome back to Day TWO of our  September Krafty Peeks at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!
We've got not one but TWO more holiday stamp sets to share with you and they are both SO CUTE!
First up is an adorable set from artist Cheryl Grant called......A CHAT WITH SANTA!

This 4x4 stamp set features a very large image with the man in red and two kiddos plus a furry friend! It also comes with four fun sentiments!

Our second stamp set today is from artist Emilie Goulet called MR & MRS CLAUS!

This fun set features two main images of the sweet Christmas couple and four fun sentiments!!! Aren't they cute?

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Today I have to 2 cards with the super adorable Mr & Mrs Claus stamp set to share!
If you check back here sunday on blog hop day I have the a card with a chat with santa for you!
I had so much fun making these cards with this christmas couple!
I used a template from Dutch Doobadoo to cute out the christmas stockings and Doodlebug papers.


Copic Colors: Skin: E04, 11, 21,  00, 000 Hair: C5, 3, 1…

Khristmas Krafty Peeks day 1

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Welcome, welcome, welcome! It's time for our September Release which means..... CHRISTMAS!!!
 Today we are kickin' off our Krafty Peeks at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!  And not only do we have an incredible new stamp set to share but ALSO we have TWO NEW Hybrid Inks to add to our Krafty Kolours kollection!  ;)
First up is a GORGEOUS new solid image stamp set by artist Melissa Baker-Nguyen! It's called HOLLY JOLLY ORNAMENTS!

This amazing set features seven solid ornament stamps in different sizes and designs plus five different hanger stamps!  There are also four lovely holiday sentiments and to and from in a combination of beautiful fonts! Just think of all the gorgeous cards, tags, holiday gifts, scrapbook pages and more you'll be able to make including different combinations of our INKS!


AND we are introducing TWO brand new colours of our Krafty Kolours Hybrid Inks! What would Christmas be with a beautiful combo of traditional green and red inks?!
Introducing RUBY RED and ENCHAN…

Getting INKY with your Stencils!

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Welcome to the INKY weekend at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps!


This year Kimmie started releasing her own line of Hybrid INKS the
KRAFTY KOLOURS

They come in the following colors: Yummy Yellow
Pumpkin Patch
Raspberry Rose
Purple Pansy
Purple Petunia
Mermaid Melody
Mossy Meadow
Lovely Lagoon
Marvellous Mocha and
Wicked Black!

With more kolours to be released!!

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Some of you may have seen already that I have been using the inks a lot with stencils for my backgrounds!

I love this technique because I dont always have design papers in colors that match my project and this is fun to do and gives me so much more options!
Different techniques:

* Multicolor spotted stencil background
* Gradient/Rainbow stencil background
* Gradient/Rainbow without stencil + Multi layer inking

What do you need:

1. Kraftin' Kimmies awesome Krafty Kolours Ink pads 2. Paper (I use a watercolor paper block which is working great for me) 2. Blending Tool sponges 3. Craftmat 4. Stencils (I have a variety of brands and styles 5. Tape I use pai…