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Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Sweet Stamps Blog Hop- Using New Release Stamps

Welcome back everyone to Sweet Stamps second posting but our very first BLOG HOP!!!
You should have arrived here from our Sweetie MARY FRANCIS'S blog, if not return to the Challenge blog and start at the beginning You want to get all the letters .
My letter today is  E so write it down and collect them all.
Sweet Stamps is excited to present new Wildlife rubber stamps by designer Jacqueline Hill.  Not only is Jackie joining us today but she will be a new member of our design team.
We are having a blog hop to showcase these wonderful new stamps.  Visit each team member's blog and collect a letter.  Once you get all the letters, unscramble them to reveal the 2 word phrase.  Then return to the Challenge blog and leave a comment with the answer. 
Trust me you are going to want these stamps they are just beautiful!!!

We will be choosing one winner to receive all of the new stamps.  We will also be awarding random prizes of rubber stamps chosen from the readers who comment on each member's blog so be sure to leave some love. 
If you get lost along the way, you can always return to the Challenge blog for a list of the DT members in hop order.  Blog Hop winners will be announced on Monday, February 21st before our next challenge. 

Remember my letter today is  E so write it down and collect them all.
 We are using Stamp of the month set called Wildlife- it is only available at Sweet Stamps.
30034 Horse Portrait Oval is one of my favorite I also used 30014 Horse, 30075 Covered wagon from the set...Are these some fun sets or what? This set also has three adorable sentiments to choose from

I used some retired paper from CTMH and knew it would be perfect for this challenge.
I needed to add some "rope" so I used three sassy strands and braided then for the lasso look.
The brass hardware is also from CTMH.
 I loved these seals and couldn't resist using them in a quick card. Shapes cut with Spellbinder shapes.
Ribbon is from Really Reasonable Ribbon.
Even the 3016 sentiment came with this wonderful set- isn't that fun?
If this isn't one of the most elegant images I have seen I don't know. Isn't it beautiful?
#3009 Swan Family was so fun to use and I am not sure I did it justice.
Spellbinder shapes were used to cut the shapes.
And now it is time to continue by hopping over to our very talented Jackie R's blog. 


  1. Hi Dawn, Wow you have been busy. What a great collection of cards. You have really showcased Sweet Stamps beautifully. Hugs

  2. They are all gorgeous, especially the horses.Cant seem to jump to Jackies, seems to be frozen.
    Luv CHRISSYxx

  3. Three cards!!! That is great and they are all beautiful.

  4. I have never seen a card like the western themed one you did, before. Fabulous! It's obvious that you put a lot of time into your work. Just beautiful!

  5. The horse with the two small ovals is my favorite. Love the way you've folded the card and the rope adds so much. Edna B.

  6. Beautiful cards! Love the shape of the horse card and I agree the added rope is perfect! Love the blue and black of the seal card, they're so adorable! I just love the background of the last one! Great job!

  7. Great hop! I like the horses very much.

  8. Oh my goodness, Dawn! Those horses are just girls would LOVE those.
    Your cards are so beautiful. You've chosen your dp and colored the images so beautifully.

  9. They're all fantastic Dawn! I finally got my scraproom back, and have recently played along in a couple did I miss creating!

  10. All of your cards are absolutely gorgeous. Really love the horse and the swans. Terrific work.

  11. Beautiful cards! Love the stepped card with the horse images. Great colouring!
    The baby seals and the blue bow is stunning and love the swans with the elegant scroll background.
    Thanks for sharing! :o)

  12. These are Beautiful!

    Love the stamps!!!

    How awesome Dawn!

  13. WOW! I haven't had the chance to get by lately and I have missed a ton of wonderful posts. Went back and checked them all out and you have been a very busy and productive gal. Everything is just beautiful!!!

  14. Wow wow wow. Truly beatiful artwork.

  15. Wow...fantastic cards!
    Hugs, Heidi:)

  16. I love these horse stamps! Beautiful cards Dawn!

  17. Great, every one of them! My favorite is Card #3! How did you make the background?

  18. Oh Dawn these are so wonderful my favorite it the horse creation, it really blew me away!

  19. Wow, what wonderful cards -- all of them!!! And those stamps are soooo detailed. The horse doesn't look like a stamp at all, but like a picture. Of course, it's your perfect coloring too!!! Right?

  20. Beautiful cards Dawn L. Especially love the horse one. I love how you gave it that western feel to it.... These are some really great stamps aren't they...

    Dawn B

  21. Absolutely beautiful cards Dawn!! Oh each one is so beautiful, I love the stair step Western card but I think my favorite is the swans!! Gorgeous all three of them!

  22. your cards are beautiful! I love the way you used color and the images are great! These stamps are so versatile.

  23. All of the cards were beautiful. Your colors were great.

  24. Wow How awesome are those Cards!!! You are one very talented Gal!! I have been a follower for a while now!! TFS!!!
    ilovetonkinese2 at hotmail dot com

  25. your cards are always soooo beautiful


  27. Great cards, I love the Horses! :)

  28. Wow--you have been busy--great cards. I really like the horse card.

  29. These are very nice cards, I especially like the first one. You're right, the background paper worked perfect for the horse, and your coloring is beautiful.

  30. Spring! I see spring in this swan card! I do I do!


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