Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Flower Soft & The {Stamps} of Life Blog Hop

Today is a great day for hopping with the Flower Soft and The {Stamps} of Life design teams!! Yes...there are prizes involved as well!! Six to be exact! Three Flower Soft prize packages, and three stamp sets from The {Stamps} of Life. As you make your way through the hop, be sure to comment on each and every post to have a chance at winning. The winners will be randomly selected from the comments left on each teams' blogs, and will be announced on Wednesday, July 14th at the Flower Soft Blog, and The {Stamps} of Life Blog.

(If you've stopped here randomly and would like to start from the beginning, CLICK HERE.)

Hi Chickadee
(I couldn't wait to turn this little Easter chick into a fuzzy little Bluebird with my Flower Soft.)
Stamps: eggs4Easter (The {Stamps} of Life)
Card Stock: Simply Chartreuse (PTI), Black, White, Prints Pack (SU)
Ink: Tuxedo Black Memento, Black S & W Marker (SU), Simply Chartreuse (PTI), Bashful Blue, Summer Sun
Accessories: Oval & Scalloped Oval Nestabilities, Grass Punch (Martha Stewart), Baby Blue Flower Soft & PVA Glue, 1/2 inch Bashful Blue Striped Grosgrain Ribbon (SU), Glue Dots, Foam Tape


Thank You
(Simple...with a little distressing. Love these flowers!)
Stamps: thanks2you (The {Stamps} of Life)
Card Stock: Real Red, Cream
Ink: Rich Cocoa Memento, Antique Linen Distress
Accessories: Strawberry Ultra Fine Flower Soft & PVA Glue, May Arts Satin Ribbon, Distress Tool (from Cutter Kit/SU)


For more inspiration, weekly videos, specials, and product news... remember to check out both Flower Soft TV and The {Stamps} of Life.

Next up on the hop is Laura Williams with her adorable summertime card!

Thanks for hopping by!! Have a good one!!

Thanks for visiting!

120 comments:

Auntie Em said...

Love both of your cards! The chickadee is soo cute. And the simplicity of the red and white one is so impressive!
Thanks for sharing! :o)

Vicki said...

Love your cards. Thanks for sharing.

Mary said...

I just love that bird too cute! Thanks for sharing.

StampinCathy said...

Your cards are just beautiful and so inspiring.

Dawn Easton said...

Oh my gosh, how cute is that bird~! hehe!
Your floral CAS card is gorgeous! Love the colour!

JPScraps said...

Two awesome cards!

Deb said...

Oh, this is just delightful! I actually squealed out loud it is so cute! A flood of memories of childhood Easters...lacy gloves, hats, frilly dresses and all! And your second card is so very elegant! Love it!

Michele said...

Oh yay! I get to be the first to comment! These are so fabulous!!! I just love the texture it adds to your cards! Awesome!

devil said...

Such cute cards. Thanks!-----Lauren V.

Vicki said...

Cute, Cute, Cute!! Love your bluebird!!!!!

terriavidreader (IN-USA) said...

thanks for sharing during the hop! Love seeing all the ideas. Cute chickie!

Susie said...

How very sweet and adorable.

isu.alum said...

Beautiful cards. I would have never thought to turn that chick into a blue chick! I was thinking it had to be yellow...but now I'm seeing more possibilities...How about pink for new baby girl??? HEE HEE...Love the flower soft on each card. The Burgundy card is just so romantic too. Love me some ribbon!

Kerry

Julie L. said...

Adorable cards!!!

Julie L.

Jodi Collins aka Kharmagirl said...

These are AWESOME Rose Ann! LOVe them both but that little chick is the CUTEST!!

Sue D said...

Great cards! I love your little fuzzy blue bird and the flower soft really adds to the flowers.

ribenaruby said...

Lovely cards, absolutely gorgeous!

Shelly said...

Those are adorable!

denise.gaines said...

Love that little chick! You do wonderful work!

Diane said...

Oh My!! LOVELOVE the Blue Birdy!! SO cute!! The small flowers just POP right off the paper with the Flower Soft - I HAVE to acquire some!! TY!!

Barbara said...

I just love the chick!! Great idea.

Colleen and Keith said...

Oh, these are great....a bluebird, huh....never would have thought of it myself! LOVE IT!

eiyiyi said...

Beautiful cards! That little chickie is just too cute.

Lillian Child said...

WOW - that little blue chick - too sweet for words. Love the effect of the flower soft!!

linda m said...

flower soft really makes the little chicky seems so soft and cuddly...what a fantastic use. Also the buds on stephanie's favorite flower look like they are ready to "pop"! Very cute!

Audrey said...

Great cards! Love the both!

Miss Tami said...

The chick/bluebird is too cute! Love the way you made it stand out with the oval/scallop oval frame! Thanks for sharing!

Allison said...

I love your birdie card! Such a perfect use for the FS! The drama of that second card is super cool too!

Liz said...

i LOOOOOOOOVE these cards amazing

Kelli said...

the bluebird is a supercute idea!

Susan said...

I love the thank you card, it is so plain and simple but so very beautiful.

MomsBeenScrappin said...

beautiful cards - the chick is adorable!

ma said...

Awww....that's adorable!

Casey said...

I love the blue chickadee!

Pat said...

I love the softness that the flower soft adds to the cards. The blue chick is adorable!

Rhonda Miller said...

Oh my goodness! These are great. I love that chick.

Rhonda said...

I just love Stamps of Life, they are awesome. I have never tried the flower soft but will do so in the near future. Great cards!!

Jessica said...

Very cute chic! Thanks for sharing

lindagk23 said...

I just love that little chic! He is so cute! Your other card is really cute too! Thanks for sharing! Linda
lindagk23@aol.com

Linda Beeson said...

I love that chick, I almost picked that set! How cute is she in blue!

pcrusberg said...

That bluebird looks so fluffy! Just love him! Thanks.

maryyyy said...

Awesome bird.....

Lynna said...

The chickie just looks soo cute with his 'feathers'. TFS

marla said...

The chickie is so cute being all soft and fluffy!!

KaTrina said...

Blog Hop #8 - Oh my, I love these. So cute on the little chick! - KaTrina

chignon said...

All the cards are adorable and I fell in love with the fuzzy chickee!

RxDrMom said...

Very cute cards. I love the little chickie- never would have thought of using blue, but it is so cute! Thanks for sharing!

camero said...

Can't wiat for flower soft. First blog hop. Love it!

dinosaur said...

I love both of these cards:)

Ola said...

The blue chick is absolutely adorable!

Thanks so much for sharing!!!

~Ola
okj83 at live dot com

nancy said...

Oh my gosh that flower soft adds so much to a card-----just love the little bird (adorable)TFS----Nancy

Gaby Seminario said...

I just love that blue bird! And realy like that touch on the flowers...Great idea!

Cyndie said...

What a wonderful idea, making a bluebird using the Flower Soft! Now he's not only beautiful, but he's also fluffy!

wendyp said...

That birdie is just too cute! fabulous cards!

sandyh said...

both are very cute!
the chick card would be great for a new baby!
sandyh

Patti J said...

SQUEAL!!! What cuteness!!!!! Thanks for sharing :)

jfkthemom said...

So "tweet!" Great cards - beautiful and yet easy enough to be practical!

Rosemary said...

omg!! your little chickie is just tooo stinkin' cute!!!

Kristine said...

*gasp* OH Rose Ann... LOOOVE this cute blue chicky!! How adorable =) And your red flowers are awesome too!! Great job on both cards! =)

Tracey said...

These are both fantastic!! Love them!

Joan Ervin said...

OMG, Rose Ann...your little fluffy blue bird is sooo cute and I love your beautiful CAS card!!!! Red and white is such a striking color combo and the flowers are sooo pretty!!!

just jennifer said...

love what you did with that chick!

Tanya said...

Eek!! That chickadee is too cute! Love that he's all fuzzy blue! And I adore the red and white card, wonderful pop of red and dimension.

Scrappy Rat said...

I love that little blue chick! How did you get the lines and details so crisp?

Sherry said...

What a sweet bluebird card

Kate said...

both the cards are adorable!!! thanks for sharing!

Mary Lou said...

Hi RoseAnn~~these are tooooo cute!!
The little bird looks sooo fluffy i just want to touch him:)
Beautiful thank you card!!
Blessings of thanks

2amscrapper said...

I love how delicate looking these are.

Vickie Lee said...

How cute is that chickee!! Love what you did with the flowers too. I sure didn't realize what all you do with Flower Soft, and of course I love Stephanie's stamps. Lover her stamp club!

Kristy said...

I can't decide which I love more the use of the Easter chick for everyday or the beautiful Aga flowers with the red Flower Soft. Both are beautiful!

Alaine said...

I love both of your cards. The bird is adorable, and the red on the flowers is great!

Holly said...

LOVE LOVE LOVE the cards!

Tiffany said...

Oh my gosh, these are both so very darling, they are simply sweet and make me happy with their sunny colors!

Snips of Time said...

Love, love, love the one with the flower from Stephanie's thanks2you set!!

Lori said...

Oh my, I have that stamp set and I love that little chickie - but you made him irresistible!

Jen said...

Your cards are definately my favorites as I hop along. We share the same style.

Robin said...

Love the blue chickadee card. He looks so soft and sweet. Can't wait to get out my stamp set.

KatieH said...

Your cards are great! I love the chick!

craft_princess said...

Fab cards!! They really pop!

smiletoday said...

Oh how I love these cards! Thanks for the ideas! Hopping on...

Alexis said...

Great cards!! I love them!

Ronda Archangelo said...

Love the little bluebird...thanx!

Cindy Haffner said...

ADORABLE Rose Ann!

Robin said...

Your little bluebird looks so cuddly. Very cute.

Karen Kay said...

I love seeing the cards made using the stamps I have bought from Stephanie. Awesome.

Gina said...

What a sweet little chickadee!

Sandy said...

Wow, WOw, WOW! Your cards are fabulous! LOVE the chicken!!! You totally rocked this blog hop!

MaryBeth said...

I LOVE all your cards, but esp. the ones with the flower soft. TOTALLY AWESOME JOB!!!! Thanks for some ideas and inspiration.

shari said...

I love your cards, your chickadee is adorable. Shari (cricutrookie)

Deb said...

Hope you had an amazing weekend, so love both your beautiful cards, hugs Debx

Babeboicali said...

Hello, love your cards. specially the bear.. great color combo's..

Vesta said...

Both cards are really cute, but I particularly like the flower.

moloneyat said...

Two beautiful cards Rose Ann and confess that I love the elegance of your thankyou card!!!
Thankyou for the chance to win, TracyM :)

Maryann said...

Your cardd is really cute, and one of those, you can make very fast, if you´re suddenly in a need for an extra card. great work,
Biiig hugs Maryann

Debbie Fisher (debbiedee) said...

love both your cards, esp that cute little blue chick!

Louise said...

Love both cards, great idea with the chickadee, thanks for sharing

Linda said...

That is the sweetest chick and I love the colors on the card with Gina K's stamp.

myhappyplace said...

Oh my word, that bird is beyond precious! And the delicate flowers on the second card make a great simple card!

Melanie said...

hi Rose Ann, thinking of you today and hope all is well! love that flower soft, and I think I need to get that grass pucnh, too cute!
have a terrific day! :)

Linda E said...

What's cuter than a fuzzy baby bird.

casey22 said...

the little bird is adorable!

Blogs said...

It's a BLUE Peeps!! GAWJUS!
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Bev Gerard said...

Oh my word, Rose Ann!
That little blue birdie is beyond precious! Then you've wowed us with such a fabboo CAS card .... something that I honestly admire!

~Bev

Esme said...

Two great cards!! Who could resist a fluffy little chick!! And I love how much difference a bit of FS can make on that flower!!

Esme xx

Velta said...

Great work Rose Ann!!! Your use of Flower Soft is really inspiring...Amazing how it can make an image "pop!" Thanks for sharing...Hope you and yours are well :)

HazelQ said...

Lovely cards, I like really how you used flower soft, the chick looks really cute.
Hugs
Hazel

Denise (peanutbee) said...

The red one is so elegant, but that ADORABLE bluebird just stole my heart....so stinkin' cute and brought a smile to my face right away. :)

Wendy said...

Seriously darling cards!

Jenny V. said...

Both lovely card. Love the bird, how cute!

Yvonne said...

Two stunning yet different cards.
The first being oh so ever cuite!
The little birdie.. all fluffed up in flower soft, arh bless, lol

And the second, so , so perfect! love the rich reds on this, simple yes,but, PERFECTION!

Anne said...

both fabulous cards do love the little FS chick

jackiestamps4fun said...

What a great way to use the flower soft in both of these cards, Rose Ann! The chickadee - too cute all fluffed in soft blue! And I love how the extra effort of cutting the grass (both kinds) made more dimentional!

Added the flower soft to the 2nd card was perfect, too! And that ribbon looks so soft and satiny!

Jannarama, aka Jann H Schott said...

Oh, beautiful cards you created!! I love that ribbon--so elegant!

Villa said...

Love your cards! I've used the chickadee a lot, but now I'll have to try it with Flower Soft.Thanks for the great idea!

Carrie said...

What a sweet little fuzzy bird...and your 2nd flower card is so elegant. Thanks for the inspiration!

SueB said...

Both samples are just gorgeous - thanx for the inspiration and blog candy opp!

Paula said...

I have a close friend that I call chickadee...love your card and it made me think happy thoughts of my friend today! I am really enjoying this blog hop!

Lynne in NI said...

OMGosh, your little chick is sooooooo cute! Thanks for the inspiration!

Colleen said...

Wow both cards are gorgeous. The bird is too adorable - I may have to scraplift that idea.

Leslie Miller said...

Adorable little chickadee, tee hee! So fuzzy and cute! Lovely, elegant card with that red satin ribbon, too!