Tuesday, July 24, 2012

♪ ♫ I wanna STAMP with somebody.... ♫ ♪

♪ I wanna use the INK with somebody ♫  ♪

It's amazing what you can do with stamps.
I often forget to use my stamps, and then the girls go and do
amazing things with them and I'm all gung-ho to get mine out.

Mother's love lasts a lifetime
by: Tomoko Takahashi


 Gorgeous, right?
 Love all the detail.  A little detail goes a long way!
 Bo Bunny Supply List:

Patterned Paper: Alice, Brenna, Jaquoya, Maree, Cut Outs/ Little Miss

Stickers: Combo Sticker/ Little Miss

Rub-ons: Little Miss

Chipboard: Little Miss
Stamps: Ambrosia, Little Miss

2 handen op 1 buik
Romy Veul

 Bo Bunny Supply List:

Patterned Paper: Dreams, Flourish, Front Door, Porch Swing, Portrait, Stripe/ Welcome Home; Cut Outs, Glimpse/Country Garden

Stamps: Et Cetera, Timepiece

Rub-ons: Country Garden

Noteworthy: Country Garden
Stickers: Welcome Home Combo Sticker

Designer Tip: On this layout I wanted the stamped clocks to be the main embellishments on my layout. To make sure they really catch the eye, I stamped them on a piece of a paper, cut them out and then layered them using foamtape. I added a few circles that I cut out from the Country Garden 'Glimpse' paper, a banner and three fussy cut butterflies to finish off my layout. As you can see, you don't need many pre-made embellishments to achieve an embellished look. A few cut out and stamped images will do too.

This is a great tip from Romy!  Just sayin'... I tried to google translate the title, and it must be a dutch saying cuz the literal translation is " 2 hands on 1 belly."  So Romy, will you tell us what it means and where the saying comes from pretty please???

Card Kit Personified
by Debbie Sherman

 I love how easy it is to add to the card kits.
You can make them as simple or as complicated as you want.
I also love that the stamps coordinate so well with the line.


 It's so awesome what a little embossing powder, charm and fiber does to a card.
Designer Tip: To add a little exta to the Serenity card kit I added stamping with the coordinating stamps from the Serenity line. I embossed them with ultra thick gold powder to give the cards more texture and to make the stamping stand out from the rich colors of the paper.


I hope that song is stuck in your heads like it is mine now... ha ha
Happy Stamping and make sure to share with us!

♪ ♫ With somebody who loves me... ♪ ♫

14 comments:

  1. 2 hands on 1 belly roughly translates as "partners in crime", or "through thick & thin". Best friends.

    Nice lay out, Romy!

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  2. Lovely layouts... I'm an avid stamper, but then I'm not so much for the layouts, so it's more automatic for me. These are beautiful!
    Alison x

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  3. Gorgeous projects, Tomoko and Debbie! The Bo Bunny stamps are so amazing!

    Thank you for your translation, Carin:) You're perfectly right!

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  4. I love that!!!! Thanks Carin.

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  5. I love to see what designers are doing with stamps. I have so many and love to be inspired to get them out!

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  6. all your projects are so inspiring, thank you for posting

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  7. What amazing stamping and embossing. Such fab inspiration here - Thanks!! ~ Blessings, Tracey

    http://gracescraps.blogspot.com/

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  8. wow gorgeous projects!! love the 2 layouts and the cards!!

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  9. Beautiful projects! Yes, it does make you want to get your stamps out!
    Beautiful cards too !!

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  10. gorgeous use of stamps on the layouts. And i like the gold embossing with the Serenity line. Thanks for sharing!

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  11. I totally have that song stuck in my head now! LOL!! I love love love love everyone's creations today!! WOW!!!! The stamping is AMAZING!!!

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  12. Love the twinkle on Tomoko's layout. The cards certainly will extend my use of the papers.

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