From The Heart Stamps Think Pink Blog Hop

I am so excited to welcome you today as a guest designer for From the Heart Stamps October Blog Hop.  Our theme this month is “Think Pink” and we’d love for you to check out all our designers to see the gorgeous projects they are showcasing for this honored cause.  As a nurse, I am honored to be a part of this hop that brings awareness to the cause of breast cancer. Through our art, we hope you are inspired and in turn, inspire others this month.

 As you hop along today, please leave a comment on each blog entry.  One random commenter will be selected for each blog to win an image of their choice from the FTHS store.  Additionally, one commenter on the From the Heart Stamps Blog will be selected to win a $15.00 gift voucher to the store!  How generous is that??  Thank you Faith!

 If you get lost during your hop, you can always find your way back by returning to the From the Heart Stamps blog.

 My first project for you today uses Super Birdbrain.  I love the way the birdbrain images can either be masculine or feminine depending on how they are colored.  Today, I used Copic markers to give my birdbrain a pink cape.  The paper is from Basic Grey’s “Fresh Cut” 6 x 6 pack.  I love this paper, it’s just so beautiful.  I used some of My Favorite Things dies for the tag, circle, and horizontal bar across the card.  To finish it off, I added some faux stitching with my favorite white pen, the Signo Uniball White Gel Pen and added some stickers I had from my stash for the sentiment.

 

FTH - Birdbrain Hope1

My second card for inspiration uses the Hope, Butterflies & Blooms Digital Image.  I also colored this image with Copic Markers, but used some white acrylic paint for the background on a Basic Grey stamp “Life of the Party Dots”.   The label die is Lifestyle Crafts.

FTH - Hope1

Now, head on over to see Kitty’s blog and see what she has created for us to enjoy.  I’ll be right behind you!

Thanks for hopping with us today.  You have until Monday, October 6th – EST.  The winners will be posted on the From the Heart Stamps blog on Wednesday, October 8th.  Good Luck!

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About urrn4u

Hi! I'm Kathy, a Southern Californian native who has lived in the west coast, midwest, northeast and now the southeast. I'm a Registered Nurse who lives for the creation of Art. I am currently on the Design Teams of Cards in Envy, From The Heart Stamps, and Technique Junkies with previous design credits for A Blog Named Hero, A Day For Daisies, Creative Vision, From the Heart Stamps, Open-Minded Crafting, Repeat Impressions Stamps, Sketch Saturday, Send a Smile 4 Kids and Try Stampin' On Tuesday. I've also guest designed for Crafting By Design, Kenny K, The Alley Way, and Simon Says Stamp. I am married 25+ years to a wonderful man and have two very special grown sons, Dan and Matt.

Posted on October 3, 2014, in From the Heart Stamps and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 25 Comments.

  1. Wow Kathy, both these cards are just fantastic. I especially like the birdbrain one.

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  2. Hi Kathy 🙂
    You’ve made 2 beautiful cards for the hop, and i’m loving the pink and orange colour combo on your birdbrain card.
    I’m happy that you are guesting for us 🙂
    Jo xx

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  3. Both are outstanding. I have the first image so I just might be casing this month.

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  4. Beautiful shading on these cards make for gorgeous results! Perfect for the theme. Congratulations on your GDT — you are definitely a great addition to the team!

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  5. Hi Kathy 😀 Love both of your cards 😀 Super color combinations. I agree with you about Birdbrain: it can be feminine or masculine and that is such fun 😀

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  6. Both of these cards are fabulous Kathy!!

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  7. I love these cards you have created for the hop, but most especially the first one! it just made me smile to think of a super hero fighting off cancer! 🙂 love that!

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  8. I love the birdbrain images, they’re really fun & I especially like what you’ve done with this one.

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  9. AWESOME!! These are both beautiful and inspired great image choices and outstanding coloring!
    lyn

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  10. I love both of these cards. Just wonderful.

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  11. What a super cute idea! I never thought of using that stamp that way. Very cool!

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  12. I LOve the colours of this fearless little Birdbrain.. and your second card is GOrgeous too! A FABulous design.
    Chrissyxx

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  13. Karla Schroeder

    Cute cards!

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  14. I really love the birdbrain with the pink cape. “Fight like a girl”. Both cards are great.

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  15. Great cards, love all the details!

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  16. Wow, these are both beautiful. I would never had thought to use the super birdbrain like you did. Great job.

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  17. Kathy, both cards are very pretty. I think this Birdbrain is perfect for “Tink Pink” and the Butterflies are lovely. I´m happy to have you as a guest again @ From the Heart Stamps.

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  18. Wow, both your cards are lovely…nice job.

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  19. Gorgeous cards. So great you’re a guest designer too!

    Hugs,
    Kitty

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  20. Wonderful cards! Pink and orange is one of my favorite color combos. 🙂

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  21. These are both super cute Kathy. I especially love the super birdbrain, the paper is gorgeous and the coloring is outstanding. So glad you are guest designing with us!

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  22. I never pictured Super Birdbrain in pink. What a darling card! Love your color combinations in both cards!

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  23. Wonderful Cards. I love the Birdbrain and I’ve always loved the Hope Image. Thankful to have HOPE!
    Emily

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  24. OMG…You made two beautiful cards!!! I really LOVE them both!!! They are colored so beautiful and paired with awesome papers too!! You ROCK.

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