Friday, October 4, 2013

FTHS Welcome Fall Blog Hop


Hi everyone! Welcome to our From the Heart Stamps Blog Hop. We are welcoming fall today as well as welcoming some new team members! 

If you've arrived here from Imke's blog, Crafting Creations by Imke, then you are in the right place but if you've just happened along, you will want to head on over to the From the Heart Stamps blog so you can start at the beginning!

As you hop along, please leave a comment on each entry. One random commenter will be selected on each blog to win the image that the designer used. And additionally, one commenter on the From the Heart Stamps blog will be selected to win a $5 gift voucher to the store!

For our blog hop today I chose to highlight the Smiling Owls digital stamp by From The Heart Stamps.


Thanks for hopping with us today. The hop will end on Monday, October 7th at 6am, EST. Winners will be posted on the From the Heart Stamps Blog on Wednesday, October 9th.

On to the next gorgeous creation, your next stop on our blog hop is with Kathy Curry... prepare to be amazed!  So, without further ado... hop on over to her blog, Will Stamp For Wine, and enjoy the rest of the blog hop!

Thanks for stopping by... hope you have a purr-fect day!


CREATIVE DESIGN:
  • Stamps: Smiling Owls (From The Heart Stamps)
  • Paper: Dark Chocolate and White Cardstock (Papertrey Ink), Fall Festival and Primrose Damask (BoBunny)
  • Ink: Copics YG93, YG95, YR23, YR27, E40, E42, E43, E44, E47, E49
  • Other: Stitching, Paper Piercing Tool and Mat, Scallop Edge Punch, Scissors, Dark Brown Button, DMC White, Sunflower Dew Drops, Glue Dots and Mounting Tape

33 comments:

Calypso's Crafts said...

Oh how I love this image!!! This is just adorable!!! Love the coloring and beautiful layout!! Welcome again to the FTH team...Glad to have you.

Michelle Pearson said...

oooh love your stitching touches! :) Fun coloring on the log.

Ruza Rebel said...

Gorgeous card! Love the image, your coloring, and your awesome layout with the stitching!

Imke said...

Cute card, Karen. I always love the stiching on your cards !

jimlynn said...

Karen, I always just love your stitching on cards - so perfect! This is so adorable with that cute image and fantastic DP!
Lynn

Laura Lunsford said...

This is such an adorable card and I love your fall colors. Meant to tell you thanks for starting Paper Playful as well, it is such a great idea and great website. :) Laura

mypurplehouse said...

Awe! This makes me smile out loud! Great job with those sweet owls and I love the layout with the great sewing and buttons being a perfect touch!
Hugs,
lyn

Maria said...

love it

Paula Jennings said...

so cute! love all the stitching!

Linda Palmer said...

I really love your image and how you have colored it. Beautiful card.

Chris Hanselman said...

Great card. Love the Owls.

~~Chris

craftin-dawn said...

Love this card, the owls are cute and the papers used are great!!

Gail said...

Love the stitching owls and color choices - fab card! Thanks for the hop Karen and have a wonderful weekend!

~ Barb said...

This is just too cute, and your paper colors are perfect. Love all the stitching and layers!
{Hugs} Barb

Kayla said...

Such a cute card! Love the DP and layout!

Kelly Schelske said...

Oh, love thosee cute little owls! Great card!

Hugs, Kelly

lois said...

Polka dots and owls - a winning combination.

Michelle said...

Love your layout. And those owls always make me smile!

Tress said...

What a sweet card! Gorgeous coloring, papers, and design! Very striking!

Ardilla said...

Beautiful. Love the fun image!

Kathy said...

So very sweet Karen, love the image and your beautiful coloring. So glad you are back on the Dt with us!

Donna Jones said...

Great colouring of the sweet image Karen, love the sketch and dp you've used too :-)

Sarah said...

very cute

Stephanie said...

Very cute, love the owls.

Barbara (Jamie) Gudermuth said...

Love this card! The little owls are adorable.

Mel said...

Wonderful owl card, love it!

Diane said...

Everything on this goes so well together. I don't think I've seen those dew drops before. They are perfect with your polka dot paper.

Intruderlady said...

Love your card. I am a big fan of owls and those two are so cute.
Great fall card.
- Kitty

Angela said...

So cute...I love your embellishing and all of the dots!

Debbie Fisher (debbiedee) said...

I love the sketch you used!

deesdesigns said...

Karen - this is just adorable! Love how you colored the owls, almost lifelike. So much fun working with you and seeing your creations each week! Dee

Pat (mspfd) said...

Love this sweet image. Amazing coloring. Perfect design and choice of papers too.

Faith S. said...

This is stunning! I love the rich brown and pretty papers! The layout and everything is so well put together! I'm so happy to have you as a returning team member!