Thursday, June 27, 2013

Sister Stamps Design Team!!!

Hello everyone!  I have exciting news to share as you may have guessed by the title on my post.  This opportunity to design for Sister Stamps came when I was contemplating going back to work and doing less DT stuff.  I thought to myself, is this a sign for me to learn how to say no or is it another positive opportunity?  I guess you know which I picked and really, how do you say no to Sister Stamps?  Love the cute stamps and Jenny is super nice!  Thanks, Jenny for this wonderful opportunity!  And somehow I guess work will eventually fall into place down the road too.  Right?

Anyway, this is Sister Stamps 15th release and soon to be their 2nd birthday.  But for today, I thought I'd share something not birthday-ish but Christmas-y.  Yes, Christmas in June/July!  We have lots of family with dogs even multiple doggie families so these stamps are gonna come in handy at Xmas time.

Here is my project featuring the very sweet looking Kiki.  She looks so calm!  I finally gave in and bought this stocking die from Stampin' Up a while ago to prepare for this Xmas.  I cut some felt out and used fabric glue to seal the edges together.  My fabric glue was kind of old and stuck so when I squeezed just a bit too hard everything oozed out onto my crafty board!  Didn't want to waste the glue so I just used my finger.  Talk about messy!  That isn't really a doggy treat in there either.  It's a cereal bar for humans but it fit nicely.  Hopefully I can find some kind of doggy treat or something.

Here's a close up photo of Kiki on the tag.  I used a mini clothes pin to attach the tag to the stocking.  I also added some color to her cheeks.  Animals need blush too, right?

Please head over to the rest of the Sister Stamps gang to see more inspiration!

Karen (our July Guest Designer) 
Linda and Linda's You Tube Channel (might be a prize here -- big hint)

I have more to share so please stop by tomorrow!  Thanks so much for reading!


Blankina said...

Congratulations Eva!!
These stamp is super cute..
Made a christmas card too today on my blog..

HUgs Blankina

Creations by Shirl said...

Congrats on another great showcasing for SS. You are so well deserved and blessed to have so many amazing talents.
Cute tag and all so perfect on your coloring.... Enjoy the new release~

theCook said...

Love how you colored that dog!

Rachel Parys said...

Gasp!!! They are adorable!! You have colored up this pup perfectly!! Too cute!

Cheryl said...

Congrats!!! You're one busy designer! Cute stocking and tag! Love the furry dog!

eunice said...

Hi Eva! Super cute idea to add Kiki on a tag for your Christmas stocking! Oooh! Just LOVED the way you colored Kiki up...she looks furry! Adding blush to her cheeks makes her look so adorable!

Dangina Martinez said...

So sweet.

Have A Scrap Happy Day said...

Hi Eva! Love how you attached the adorable tag to the Christmas stocking. I may just borrow your idea of making a Christmas stocking filled with doggie goodies for our 3 pooches. Can't wait to see what you have in store for tomorrow's post.

Jenny said...

Dang girl! Love the way you colored up Kiki. Can you color for me too? :) Geez, you didn't tell me that being a DT = not working! I hope you feel it was the right choice... I'm so happy you agreed to it!

Carla said...

I too like teh way you have coloured Kiki and what a great idea to make a Christmas stocking.

m said...

Love this idea for Christmas! You have mad coloring skills - I love it!

Denice said...

Squeeeeee!!! Such a cutie with those sweet pink cheeks! Great coloring by the newest SS DT member!!!!

Jenny V. said...

Such a cutie! Awesome job!

Mimi said...

AWESOME!!! Congrats on your new DT spot! Love the colors on this sweet puppy! Sorry haven't visited in awhile... been out of town, then the internet went out on me for THREE days!!! seemed like forever... LOL!
off to check out the rest of your cute projects! ;D