Monday, June 29, 2015

Paint Splatters - Kitchen Sink Stamps

There is fabulous news in the Kitchen this week as Kitchen Sink Stamps is hosting its Pre 4th of July Sale. Click here>>>>>> LYNNJULY4  to receive a 30% discount on your KSS stamp order. You have from now until midnight PST on July 4th to order in stock stamps from your wish list at these great prices. (Post sponsored by Kitchen Sink Stamps)

Also next Monday Kitchen Sink Stamps will be releasing 4 amazing new stamp sets. I can't wait to share them with you. They will be on sale with a 20% discount for the day of release only.

The Ten Minutes and Ten Minutes More designs today are created with the recently released Multi Step Paint Splatters by Kitchen Sink Stamps. For the 10 minute card I used the images to create coffee splatters for my "I like you a latte" design. I used the base of a coffee mug to create the ring.

Also released at the same time was Multi Step Brush Strokes.

10 Minute Card


by Kitchen Sink Stamps
Papers: Recollections White, SU Early Espresso
Inks: Desert Sand, Rich Cocoa, and Espresso Truffle by Memento
Soft Suede by Stampin' Up


20 Minute Card
Stamps: Multi Step Paint Splatters, Multi Step Harvest, and Simple Sentiments 
by Kitchen Sink Stamps
Papers: Recollections White, SU Lucky Limeade and Pumpkin Pie
Inks: Memento Bamboo Leaves, Pear Tart, Cantaloupe, Tangelo, Dandelion,
and Peanut Brittle
Tools: EK Success Border Punch, Cuttlebug Embossing Folder

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Friday, June 26, 2015

CAS·ology 152 - Nautical

Today's card was created for the clean and simple challenge over at CAS·ology. Their Week 152 challenge is to design a CAS card with a nautical theme. (post sponsored by Kitchen Sink Stamps)



Images from Kitchen Sink Stamps:
Multi Step Palm Trees
Multi Step Sail Boats
Multi Step Brush Strokes

Beginning today and continuing through midnight PST on July 4th, 
Kitchen Sink Stamps is having a huge sale on in store merchandise.



 Click here>>>>>> LYNNJULY4  to receive a 30% discount 
on your KSS stamp order.

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

CCEE1526 - Weddings

Today our hostess, Liz, has asked that the CCEE Stampers create a card with either a bride and groom or a wedding cake. Here is what I came up with! (post sponsored by Kitchen Sink Stamps)


Stamps: Multi Step Wedding Couple by Kitchen Sink Stamps
Petite Pairs by Stampin' Up

Here are links to the cards created by the rest of the CCEE DT.



Monday, June 22, 2015

KSS Monday - Let's Make a Scene 005

The fourth Monday of the month brings with it another scene card created with Kitchen Sink Stamps images. I hope you like it! (post sponsored by Kitchen Sink Stamps)


3 Step Honey Bunny, and Words of Love by Kitchen Sink Stamps
Papers: Bashful Blue and Certainly Celery by Stampin' Up
Black and White Recollections

Color Recipes

Dog - Layer 4 Versafine Onyx Black
Layer 3 Memento London Fog
Layer 2 Memento Gray Flannel stamped off once
Layer 1 Memento London Fog stamped off once

Brick Wall
Layer 1 and 2 Memento Desert Sand

Pine Trees
Layer 3 Memento Northern Pine
Layer 2 Memento Olive Grove
Layer 1 Memento Bamboo Leaves

Sky - Stampin' Up Bashful Blue

Grass - Memento Bamboo Leaves

Sentiment - Versafine Onyx Black 


Today's bonus card was created to share with you an new set by Kitchen Sink Stamps: Multi Step Paint Splatters. To the splatters I added a KSS butterfly and sentiment.


Click the code below to save 15% on your purchase of stamps from KSS.

KSS15LYNN



Members of the Kitchen Sink Crew:

Thursday, June 18, 2015

CCEE1525 - Long Card

June 21st is the longest day of the year so Liz has the CCEE Stampers creating long cards this week for CCEE1525. 

My long card is a Christmas design to add to my stash which uses the stamp set Every Blessing by Stampin' Up and In the City of David by Paper Inspirations.



Don't miss any of the sensational long cards created by the CCEE Team!

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Mod Squad Happy Father's Day Challenge

This week Kitchen Sink Stamps is sponsoring the Happy Father's Day Challenge over on the Mod Squad Challenge Blog. The task is to create a Father's Day card with the materials and images of your choice and enter it in the challenge. One lucky winner chosen by random draw with receive a $25 KSS gift certificate to spend as they choose in the Kitchen Sink Store. (post sponsored by Kitchen Sink Stamps)

Kitchen Sink has so many wonderful masculine images: the boots, the cowboy hat, the pocket watch, the lighthouse, the baseball glove and bat, but I have reached for the classic old truck for my Father's Day design today. Of course, I had to mix in a few of my other favorites to create this outdoor scene.


Stamps: Multi Step Classic Old Truck, Multi Step Trees, Multi Step Tree Friends,
3 Step Honey Bunny, and Whole Family by Kitchen Sink Stamps

Color Recipes

Wheel Base - Layer 3 Memento Tuxedo Black
Layer 2 Memento London Fog
Layer 1 Memento Gray Flannel

Truck Body - Layer 1 Memento Lady Bug
Layer 2 Memento Lady Bug
Layer 3 Memento Rhubarb Stalk
Layer 4 Memento Gray Flannel

Tree - Layer 1 Memento Pear Tart
Layer 2 Memento Bamboo Leaves
Layer 3 Memento Cottage Ivy

Bush - Layer 1 Memento Cottage Ivy
Layer 2 Memento Cottage Ivy
Layer 3 Memento Northern Pine

Monday, June 15, 2015

KSSMonday - Hibiscus

For today's 10 Minutes and 10 Minutes More Kitchen Sink Stamps designs I am working with the 3 Step Hibiscus. (post sponsored by Kitchen Sink Stamps)

For the 10 minute card, I pulled colors from the BasicGrey Flower Garden designer paper from their Lemonade collection to create this card of friendship.

10 Minute Card


Stamps: 3 Step Hibiscus by Kitchen Sink Stamps

Color Recipes

Hibiscus - Layer 1 SU Pink Pirouette
Layer 2 SU Blushing Bride
Layer 3 SU Regal Rose
Layer 4 Memento Rhubarb Stalk
Layer 5 SU Bravo Burgundy

Leaves - Layer 1 Memento Pear Tart
Layer 2 Memento Pear Tart
Layer 3 Memento Pistachio

Sentiment and Sponging - SU Lost Lagoon

20 Minute Card


and Simple Sentiments by Kitchen sink Stamps

Color Recipes

Hibiscus - Layer 1 SU Crisp Cantaloupe
Layer 2 SU Calypso Coral
Layer 3 SU Watermelon Wonder
Layer 4 Memento Rhubarb Stalk
Layer 5 Memento Rhubarb Stalk

Leaves - Layer 1 MSU Cucumber Crush
Layer 2 Memento Cottage Ivy
Layer 3 Memento Northern Pine

Hummingbird Head - Layer 3 Memento Tuxedo Black
Layer 2 Memento Bamboo Leaves
Laryer 1 Memento Pear Tart

Hummingbird Wings and Body- Layer 1 Memento Pear Tart with Lady Bug at the throat
Layer 2 Memento Bamboo Leaves with Lady Bug at the throat
Layer 3 Memento Olive Grove with Rhubarb Stalk at the throat
Layer 4 Memento Tuxedo Black

The Kitchen Sink Crew


Thursday, June 11, 2015

CCEE1532 - Roses

Liz has challenged the CCEE Stampers to create with roses this week! I LOVE roses! Thanks, Liz!


Stamps: Heart & Roses by Kitchen Sink Stamps
Hello Doily by Stampin' Up
Be Encouraged by Sweet 'n Sassy Stamps

Check out the beautiful roses used by the rest of the CCEE Design Team!

Sunday, June 7, 2015

KSS 2nd Monday - Truck on the Beach

It's time for another Kitchen Sink Stamps scene. I mixed images from Multi Step Classic Old Truck, Multi Step Palm Trees, and Multi Step Lighthouse to create today's Father's Day design. It was inspired by a recent trip my husband and I took to Mustang Island! What a fun day! (post sponsored by Kitchen Sink Stamps)


Color Recipes

Truck Wheel Base
Layer 1 - Memento Tuxedo Black
Layer 2 - Memento Gray Flannel
Layer 3 - Versafine Onyx Black

Truck Body
Layer 1 - Memento Lady Bug
Layer 2 - Memento Lady Bug
Layer 3 - Memento Rhubarb Stalk
Layer 4 - Gray Flannel

Palms
Layer 3 - Memento Northern Pine
Layer 2 - Memento Olive Grove
Layer 1 - Memento Bamboo Leaves stamped twice

Tree Trunks
Layer 1 - Stampin' Up Baked Brown Sugar
Layer 1 - Memento Peanut Brittle
Layer 2 - Memento Espresso Truffle

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Wednesday, June 3, 2015

CCEE1523 - Braying

CCEE June hostess, Liz Williams, has us rolling into summer with this fun challenge. Use a brayer! There are so many fun things you can do with the brayer. I have chosen the "bouncing brayer" technique for my thank you card today.



Papers:Recollections White, Stampin' Up Cucumber Crush and Watermelon Wonder
Inks:Tip Top Taupe, Cucumber Crush, and Watermelon Wonder by Stampin' Up
Tools: brayer and thanks die by Impression Obsession

Check out the other interesting ways the CCEE Team used their brayers!

Frances Bryne
Maryann Einam

Now pull out your brayer and join us in this fun challenge!

Monday, June 1, 2015

KSS Monday - 10 Minutes and 10 Minutes More Tree

I know that I used the KSS Multi Step Trees just last week, but I so love this tree that I pulled out the set again for this week's 10 Minutes and 10 Minutes More designs. This set is so perfect for masculine cards of all kinds. Today I have used it to create a birthday card and a Father's Day card. (post sponsored by Kitchen Sink Stamps)

10 Minute Card



Stamps: Multi Step Trees and Whole Family by Kitchen Sink Stamps

Color Recipe for the Tree

Trunk - Layer 1 Memento Toffee Crunch
Layer 2 Memento Rich Cocoa
Layer 3 Memento Espresso Truffle

Leaves - Layer 1 Memento Pistacho
Layer 2 Memento Pear Tart
Layer 3 Memento Bamboo Leaves

20 Minute Card



 and Multi Step Tree Friends by Kitchen Sink Stamps

Color Recipe for the Tree

Trunk - Layer 1 Memento Toffee Crunch
Layer 2 Memento Rich Cocoa
Layer 3 Memento Espresso Truffle

Leaves - Layer 1 Memento Pear Tart
Layer 2 Memento Bamboo Leaves
Layer 3 Memento Olive Grove

Deer- Stampin' Up Baked Brown Sugar

Thanks for look in on me today!

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