Sunday, January 31, 2010

CTMH--- February Stamp of the Month Blog Hop--- Piece of Cake

Thanks for joining me in another round of the Close To My Heart Stamp of the Month Blog Hop!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

This month we are featuring February's Piece of Cake A set of 10 stamps that are amazing! You will see many different creations from the fabulous consultants in this blog hop! This stamp set features CAKES, cupcakes, treats and sentiments! This set is perfect for Birthday Cards and those "sweet" pictures you need to scrapbook!

For our hop today, I have created two birthday cards. I used up some older card scraps. What I love best about this stamp set is that it goes with any colors, any paper. I love that I can color in the little cakes and cupcakes to make them match. I used my markers and my waterbrush and ink pads to color in all the images. I also used some stickles to give them that extra pop!

D1406 Piece of Cake Stamps
Daydream Level 2
Sweet Leaf Cardstock
Blush Ribbon
Grey Wool Ink (stamp image)
Hollyhock, Sweet Leaf Markers
Lilac Mist, Sorbet Ink
Misc Stickles

D1406 Piece of Cake Stamps
Unforgettable Level 2
Vanilla Cream Cardstock
Cocoa Ink (stamped image)
Juniper, Sorbet, Blush Ink
Misc Stickles

If you don't have CTMH markers to color your images... its OK! A waterbrush and your ink pad will do the trick! Stamp your image in a dark neutral color (I used Grey Wool on my first card and Cocoa on the second). Squeeze your ink pad closed to get some residual ink on the inside of the lid. Open the lid, use your waterbrush to pick up some color, and color your image. Imagine you're back in preschool and doing water colors again- so fun!

Remember, the February SOTM is only available until 2/28! Click here to see how you can get this stamp set at a discount or even free!
Hop on over to Melissa's Blog to see what she has created for you today!

Happy Hopping :)


Amy said...

Fun cards!

Haley D. said...

Very sweet!

Helen Onulak said...

Isn't it fun that these stamps work with all papers and how completely different they can look - everything from fun and vibrant to sophisticated and elegant.

Dawn said...

Nice choice of papers for these cute cards!

Cupcake Stamper said...

Love how the stamps look so great on all the different papers I have seen so far. I Love the papers you used and glitter stickles Love it! Thanks for sharing:)

Melissa Laverty said...

cute cute cute. Wish I was better at the coloring. Great work!

Cibele Glazer said...

These are two really lovely cards!

Carla said...

Great cards! I especially love this set with the Daydream paper! Thanks for the inspiration!

Krista Ritskes said...

So sweet!

Debra said...

Wish I had the patience to color! Love the cards!

Anonymous said...

Great cards!!

Melissa said...


Carol said...

I love that you can use these stamps with any kind of patterned paper. It fits with them all.

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