Sunday, May 1, 2011

The Craft's Meow Preview Day 4: Butterfly Kiss and Blog Hop

Yep, the Big Day is finally here... time for the full reveal and release for sale of the four gorgeous stamp sets designed by Nina B Designs for The Craft's Meow!!! Not only that, but we are releasing not one but TWO beautiful card kits created by the fabulous Sarah Martina Parker!!!.


To see the full release of the release, please visit our blog!


So what, might you ask, are today's prize offerings? How about:
  1. Butterfly Kisses stamp set (being showcased today)!!!
  2. Lush 2 Turquoise Prize Package from My Mind's Eye!!! Includes one each of the patterned and flocked papers shown, plus all the accessories!!! Thanks again Nick!!!
  3. Sarah's Butterfly Kisses Card Kit!!!
Once again, the prizes will be awarded based on random drawing from the comments left on THREE of the Team blogs listed below! You won't know whose blog has the prize so you'll want to leave a comment on each blog for more chances to win. But please play fair... only ONE comment per blog!

You have until 11:00 pm Pacific tonight (May 1st) to make the rounds! The winners will be announced in tomorrow's post at The Craft's Meow.

Don't forget to Like us on our Facebook Page! There are prize to be won as well!

For today's card, I of course used the Butterfly Kisses set. Once again, I used Graphic 45 papers, which are part of card kits available at The Craft's Meow store.

Once again, no coloring here. LOL I heat embossed again. Love this technique! Sketch is by Papertake Weekly.

So off you go to see the rest of the wonderful creations from my fabulous teammates!


Have fun and enjoy the hop everyone!

63 comments:

Rema said...

What a lovely card. Nice job...

Helen L said...

What a beautiful card!! I especially love the background behind the fairy.

Lovely Linda said...

Awww Kim - this is adorable! I love the heat embossinng and the gorgeous colours! You have created such a pretty card - beautiful! Love the details - thank you for the inspiration! {{{hugs}}}

Anniebee said...

Just beautiful! The contrast between the colorful background and the almost white lace and embossing is lovely.

Anniebee
anniebeescraftroom at gmail dot com

Sparkle said...

Such a gorgeous card!

Jean McKenzie said...

Those papers go perfectly with that lovely image! Gorgeous card!

Lynda said...

I do not think there is a bad way in which this image can be used Kim. I love it in white too...as you haev done here. I love this set more and more each card. Well done.

Debbie Pamment said...

This is just gorgeous Kim - she's just sooo pretty in white!
xXx

donna mikasa said...

Such a gorgeous card, Kim! Love the white embossed image and ink distressing!

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

I just love your choice of paper and your technique with the embossing Kim!! Gorgeous colors and design!!
hugs,
Chris

Nicole said...

This card is beautiful! Love that you made the silhouette white! What creativity! TFS

Miesje said...

I really like this image using the emboss resist and that background is really pretty! Great card!

Fran Brunke said...

She's stunning in white! Beautiful.

Misty said...

Love it, Love it!
Hummer Hugs,
Misty
http://deliteful-gifts.blogspot.com/
hummingbird204 at comcast dot net

Peggy said...

Love this image heat embossed.
God bless,
PeggyS

Moira said...

I have this paper and now I am hooked on the stamp set - beautiful card. TFS!

Cottagerca said...

kim, beauty as usual

Lisa's Creative Niche said...

Wow, I love the look of the embossing on here! Thank you!
Lisa

Betty Sue said...

Loved that you embossed and stamped her in white. Love this stamp!

Julie Overby said...

Just absolutely beautiful!

Tanya said...

Oh I love it! I love this technique too, just never remember to use it. Thanks so much for the inspiration.

Renee VanEpps said...

This is beautiful!! Is that some type of resist you did with the stamp or is she heat embossed and then cut out and placed over the panel? LOVELY!!!! Thanks for the inspiration, I really wish this hop would continue forever!!!

maddy hill said...

How beautiful and such alovely effect .
thanks for joining us at papertake weekly this week x
hugs
maddy x

Tiffany said...

The image looks beautiful heat embossed in white!

pattywagan said...

I really like the white! Great card and inspiration!

Becky said...

Beautiful card. wonderful colors.

Lin said...

She is so sweet! Love the way you presented her!!

Glynis said...

Such a pretty card! Love the colour blending in the backdrop for that lovely silohuette :O)

Tammy said...

You gals have really out did yourselves! It is so nice to see the different ways the same image can be used! Love the embossing!

Vera W. Yates (Ling) said...

This is such a beautiful card, Kim!

Becky Dunham said...

Gorgeous card Kim! i love the rich colors and then that white fairy girl! This is my favorite stamp of the whole collection although I love them all! i am going to have to learn this technique - another technique for me to learn - sigh I seem to know so little :) Thanks for sharing this little work of art!

rebeccadunham at hotmail dot com

Kristin said...

Love your heat embossing!! Great touch to this already beautiful card. So glad to have found your blog today. Your work is so inspiring. Just became a follower.

Hugs,
Kristin
http://lilsweetpeasplace.blogspot.com/

Barbara said...

Wonderful colors behind the silhouette. Very nice.

Lillian Child said...

Love the white emboss on this stamp! Fabulous card!

http://lillianchild.blogspot.com

Jess-The Whimsical Butterfly said...

WOW! This technique is STUNNING, Kim!

Payne Holler Cards said...

oh my! will be caseing this one! just beautiful embossed...

Sylvia said...

What a gorgeous card, and colors, Kim! Love this stamp!

Lori said...

Love the white embossing! Just beautiful.

Gwen said...

Wow, now I love her in white! Your card is gorgeous!

Shirley N said...

Just gorgeous Kim! Love this sweet image in white!

Jennifer Rzasa said...

Wow, such an interesting look...I love the colors!

Ivana Camdzic said...

I LOVE the embossing with the gorgeous coloured background! Sooo beautiful! You are talented, Kim and I am so happy to be on the TCM team with you! :)

Ronnie said...

Such a pretty card! I love your embossing! Such wonderful detail!

Sue D said...

Very pretty embossed in white!

Grace said...

Oh this is gorgeous!!! LOVE the emboss resist and the sketch is perfect! Lovely in every way!

~amy~ said...

oh my...she's beautiful in white...so very striking!

Di's Crafty Flair said...

What a pretty creation. This idea really shows the stamp. So inspirational, thanks.

AnitaRex said...

I love your color blending and how you embossed on top! :>

Paulette Still said...

Oh my gosh, I love your card too! I never do this technique and it's so powerful that it just grabs your attention and you can't stop looking at it. Beautiful! =D

Ren-Yi said...

heat embossing is one of my fav techniques too :) never thought white could make this sil stand out so well - but you pulled it off. love the whole composition too!

Ren-Yi said...

heat embossing is one of my fav techniques too :) never thought white could make this sil stand out so well - but you pulled it off. love the whole composition too!

Kathy said...

beautiful card I love the use of color in your background

Susan said...

What beautiful colours. I love how you've done the fairy in white against that background of rainbow colours.

Sharon in Arizona said...

BEAUTIFUL Kim!!!! The colors, DP, lace, sketch...everything!!! Thanks for sharing. Hugs, Sharon :o)

Jan Garber said...

I have to practice embossing with the white! Mine NEVER look so good! Love your card and that adorable stamp!

Meredith said...

That's a really cool effect, the embossing and inking... looks great!

Holly AKA KopyKat said...

so adorable, love this

Lisa Hjulberg said...

I love the white embossing over the distress inks! You rocked this! Thank you so much for being part of my team, Kim. It means so much to have you with me.

Hugs,
Lisa

Katina said...

Gorgeous card and fabulous take on the sketch! Thanks for playing along with us at PTW this week. :o)

Cindy Lou said...

Really like your DP's and the complimentary colors you have chosen. Very rich. Great job, thanks for sharing :)

Mimi said...

Lovely card Kim! Love the silhouette in white... gorgeous! ;)

Michelle said...

I really like this card I like the, " I'm going to call it dollie" that's behind the image it looks great.
Thanks for sharing.
I'm a new follower of yours,
Michelle
mpetrovich23 at yahoo dot com
http://peanutbutterandjellydesigns.blogspot.com

Lori said...

I am sold on this set and I love your card. Great job!!!!