Wednesday, November 15, 2017

3rd Annual STAMPlorations Giving Thanks Blog Hop & Wishlist Linky Party

Hello,

Grab a coffee (tea, cocoa...), settle in and join me at STAMPlorations today for the 3rd Annual STAMPlorations Giving Thanks Blog Hop & Wishlist Linky Party . We have a plethora of designers - including several awesome guest designers -showcasing projects, a linky party for you to share your "thankful" or "grateful" projects, a wish list linky and tons of prizes up for grabs.


Our talented Shery has recently created a line of Typografia stamps covering a variety of themes: Christmas, Coffee, In Faith, Motivate and Thankful. Today, I'm featuring two from the Thankful series.

First, I've inked up Unknown Blessings - Thankful Typografia over an embossed background. Why that choice...look closely and you'll spot the little car, with a roof-rack of travel supplies, ready to explore the world. As much as I was tempted to create a stenciled background, once the journey idea came to mind, I *had* to run with it....


My second card features the We Have Enough - Thankful Typografia.  At this time of year - Fall/Thanksgiving, the words grateful/thankful conjure images of leaves, so that's where I headed in showcasing the lovely gratitude quotation.  Trendy Leaves, inked up on a soft grey background; the stamp is in a darker grey. I'm rather liking the combination of browns/greys, of late...


As you can see - these images appeal to all crafting styles, whether you're a fan of CAS (as I am) or a mixed media artist (as many of my DT are). The possibilities are endless; all you need to do is add your own flair and lovely cards are guaranteed to result.
  • You can find prizes and sales details HERE
  • Below are links to all the amazing designers participating in this marvelous hop! 
  • Before you go: Would you like a FREE WORD/PHRASE DIE ($10 value)? When you place your order and use the BIGTHANKS (40% off) coupon code, put in the notes section that you saw this deal on CAROL'S te and tell Shery which FREE WORD/PHRASE DIE you'd like!!!
Happy Hopping/Happy Creating!

35 comments:

  1. Great cards, especially like card #1 - so much beautiful blue! Jo x

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  2. Beautiful CAS designs for the new Typografia sentiments, Carol. TFS Hugs

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  3. All are wonderfully created. Love those big sentiments.

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  4. So elegant and beautiful presentations with Typographic sentiments!Love both!

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  5. Love both cards. I have never before seen the EF you used on the first card. It is great. Loving the Typographia Faith stamps.

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  6. Lovely cards! I'm a fan of those beautiful leaves.

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  7. Two fabulous cards, Carol! Your embossed background on the first card is so cool, and I really love how you stamped the leaves on the 2nd card! I think I have some shopping to do :)

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  8. That embossing folder is perfect for the sentiment! The second card is just a perfect fall card - so pretty!

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  9. Love the embossed background Carol and such a great idea. :)

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  10. Two absolutely wonderful cards, Carol. I so appreciate the sentiments, especially at this time of year when everything and everyone is SO busy! It's good to remember to give thanks and be grateful. And maybe just be a little bit.

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  11. Carol, absolutely amazing cards! You demonstrated perfectly the different ways to use these big typografia stamps. - Sweet Kobylkin

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  12. stunning cards. LOVE the background embossing:)

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  13. I like the embossed background on the first card and the beautiful leaves on the second.

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  14. Both beautiful CAS cards! I love the embossing on the first and the Trendy leaves on the second, one of my favourite sets!

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  15. Lovely cards :) The embossing looks great!! Thanks for sharing with us :)

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  16. Wow Carol, two fabulous CAS cards! Love them both!

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  17. To stamp and then dry emboss - what a great idea! And your beautiful leaves combined with the grey sentiment look fantastic!

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  18. Thes are really fun CAS cards!
    I really like the Fall themed card.

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  19. These are fabulous, Carol!!
    Loving that embossed background...could you be ever so kind to tell me who makes it, please?!... :)

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  20. Love the cards! The embossing is wonderful!

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  21. Two beautiful cards! Love the first one with the embossing and the autumnal one is divine! xxx

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  22. Beautiful projects and such wisdom is contained in the sentiments. Have a blessed Thanksgiving!

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  23. I love the fantastic texture on the first card !!

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  24. The more I see the typografia series in use, the more I like them! Great cards, thanks for the inspiration! Happy Thanksgiving! xox Cheetarah

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  25. I LOVE the stamp over the embossed world (even if I didn't see the car. lol!)!! Now I want that embossing folder to CASE you! : )

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  26. I love the Typografia Stamps and you have shown what gorgeous cards they can create!

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