Sunday, October 8, 2017

Winterhaven - Stamp of Approval BLOG HOP DAY 2



YAY the Day is here!





It’s BLOG HOP DAY TWO!
If you are new to the Stamp of Approval Collection, Click here to learn more about them.
If you missed the first preview days, check these posts out:

Some of the final products that will come in your Winterhaven Stamp of Approval Collection:
  • Good Stuff Stamp Set
  • Good Stuff Dies
  • Joy Wreath Die
  • Tis the Season Stamp Set (for greeting)
  • Ornamentals Background Stamp
All five of the products listed above come in the Winterhaven Collection.




How does ordering work?
Our Stamp of Approval Collections are while supplies last and when they are sold out, they are sold out.  (You will be able to purchase the items individually later in our shop.)
Monday, October 9 at 9 pm eastern:  PJ Party Release for StampNation Members. We’ll share some fun and open ordering early for you guys.  Members click here for the registration link!
Tuesday, October 9 at 9 am eastern:  WAIT LIST members will receive their link to purchase the collection.  Our last two collections sold out just to the wait list, so make sure your name is on it so you don’t miss out!
Tuesday, October 9 at 6 pm eastern: if the collection isn’t sold out yet, general ordering will open.WIN the Stamp of Approval Winterhaven Collection
THREE commenters will be chosen at random from all the comments on all the blogs (one each day). The more blogs you comment on, the better your chance in winning!
HOW TO COMMENT:  Scroll to the end of the blog post to find the comment section.  If you don’t see a comment section, but see another blog post, scroll back up and click the title of this post. Scroll down and you’ll see the comment section.
Entries close on WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 11th at 9AM EST and will be announced right here on my blog later that day.
If you have already purchased a box, you will receive a $100 gift certificate towards your next purchase

Don’t forget to leave comments along the way for your chance to win!
October 8th Blog Hop Day 2:
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Now it is your turn to get crafty!!!............
Thanks for coming by my blog!

Create, Enjoy
Live, Laugh
and 
LOVE!
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164 comments:

ann greene said...

I really like the first card. It's so pretty. And, I love the carolers. Great cards.

Allison Cope said...

Super cool holiday creations Kimberly! Love your use of color! Fabulous cards!

Rhonda Price said...

Amazing! Love the blue and use of the frame

Sherry said...

The blue is such a fun color choice!!

Robin Monsos said...

Holy fab-saucery! Not sure that's a word, but the black against the variegated background is just to die for! Awesome job!

Barbara Woodard said...

Your cards are very pretty!! Awesome release

Nana Donna said...

Great night scene card. I love those silhouette stamps.

Becky Rohwer said...

Pretty cards. Really like the Ornamental background card in blue.

Sharon Salerno said...

Gorgeous cards! Love the first one a lot!

Linda said...

Loving this SOA collection and all of the amazing cards created.

Avra Williams said...

Great cards! I love the unexpected design and colors of the first one!

Unknown said...

Inspiration abounds with this vibrant collection of cards! Thanks so much for posting them!

Jo Ann Lovell said...

Finally someone used the cute squirrel...he was feeling very neglected! Your cards are beautiful, thank you for sharing with us!

Aunt Mary said...

love these cards. The stencil is such a great background for the Christmas cards. And that background for the carolers--gorgeous!

Connie Brooks said...

Lovely cards and awesome inspiration created. This SOA collection is amazing this season. There's so much versatility in this box of goodness.

Rosanna Encinosa said...

Joy to the world!

Mary Holshouser said...

Both cards are wonderful
but the carolers is my favorite.
Fantastic shading in the
background.
thanks for sharing.

Sabrina said...

Both of your cards are so cute!!

Sue McRae said...

Love your creative use of the tag dies on the first card and the pinks and purples make a wonderful background for the carolers.

Jane M said...

I love how you used the frame die on your first card! Great idea. Beautiful cards.

Denise Bryant said...

Beautiful cards! Love the background design on your first card... awesome stamp! And pretty scene with the carolers!

Mrs. Lowry said...

Cute cards! I love your use of the shades of blue on the first card. Very creative!

canadian_liner said...

Love that blended sky, shaded so subtly into the snowy foreground, for your caroler card.
And I knew you'd come up with something funky--in this case, the off-kilter good-stuff tag die at an angle, as your sentiment panel.
Wonderful inspiration today! Many thanks :)

2Scrap2Day 2morrow said...

Enjoying you use of colors. Thank you for sharing your beautiful cards.

Debbie said...

Merry & bright!!

Kris said...

Great night sky with the carolers!! This is a beautiful card - thanks for sharing!

cghundley said...

So pretty and
the colors are
brilliant.
Carla from Utah

Arianna Barbara said...

Wow! Beautiful cards!!!

Ashlyn D'Aoust said...

Love that blended sky! Gorgeous!

Sherry Lee said...

Really fun cards! Loved your colors - blue is a great choice! I also liked how you used the partial frame! Thanks for sharing!

Marilyn in Michigan said...

Wonderful cards! Love the tree decorating scene.

Colleen said...

Great cards Kimberly! I so love that ornamental background die, I love the design of your card using that one! thanks for all the inspiration!

Marise Nyberg said...

Love the OhHoly Night one best! But they're all gorgeous. I think I'll have to case these!

Nancy said...

Thanks for sharing your awesome creations! I am itching to create now!

Jill D. said...

Nice backgrounds. Very pretty.

Vickie Buehler said...

Great cards! Wonderful take on the stamp sets, TFS!

Dawn Kloman said...

I love these, especially the second one.

Thank you for sharing

Kathy Doyle said...

More great cards! Love the background on the second card with the carolers!

Michelle Allison said...

I love these cards, can't wait for the release!

Marjorie King said...

thank you so much for sharing your ideas

Donna Neal said...

Your first card's design has a lot of visual appeal - a bit different and quite lovely! The second card with the carolers against a colorful night sky is very nice. Thanks for sharing!

NancyLynn said...

Thank you so much for sharing! This collection is going to be so much fun!

Sheila H said...

Wonderful colors and blending!

Christy Borfitz said...

Gorgeous cards! The caroler card is absolutely adorable!

Michele Strickland said...

Love the colors that you used

Beka L said...

Love your night sky card!

Barbara Brennan said...

Carolers against your beautifully created night sky is so gorgeous. The Ornamental Background stamp has captured my childhood heart.....replicas of my favorite Old World style glass ornament. Swooooon...

Bobby said...

Great cards, Kimberly. I love how you arranged the carolers on the card.

Jill said...

Great cards. So many fabulous ideas this weekend. Can't wait to get this collection.

Karen said...

The background Stamp is going to be one of my very favorite. Your Carolers card is gorgeous.

Marjorie DUMONTlER said...

These are two great holidays cards !

tara powell said...

Beautiful!

Four11Lady said...

Love the colors and creativity you used on these cards. They are fantastic.

Colleen Balija said...

Kimberly, that last card really caught my attention, the sky colors are incredible!

JmB said...

Such pretty cards. I love the colors used. Thank you for sharing.

Val P said...

Everyones cards are so different yet so beautiful.

Susan Wareham said...

Great inspiration cards this is a great new collection

michiganderintexas said...

blue, such an unusual choice!

Kate said...

Love your color choices...so pretty!

Dee-Ann Gniewek said...

Love the ornamental background!

Tinstar said...

Beautiful pair of cards. TFS.

Jayna Goins said...

Wonderful ideas, thanks!

Colleen said...

Very pretty cards, I really like the creative use of the dies on the 1st card.

Karin W said...

I really like your silohuette card!! It looks so fun to play with.

Glenda Lee Nutting said...

Such great use of that background stamp. I'm starting to get really excited!

Rosemary Lettieri said...

The colors used for the caroler card are beautiful. They give such a magical touch! I'm in awe of these designs!!!

Sarah Greber said...

The carolers are so cute - and you found a way to fit the squirrel in. :)

JanetB said...

Your nighttime background with the sweet carolers is lovely.

Cindy Roman-Daversa said...

I'm totally loving the colors you've used!!! Super pretty cards!

JD, Just Juris Doctoris said...

Stunning cards! I love the asymmetrical look and cut of the first card!

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Absolutely fabulous!

Ann Cifaldi said...

Oh I can't wait to get the box and play! I love your cards

beth said...

Beautiful cards. Thank you for your inspiration.

Denise said...

Beautiful cards and the night time sky is gorgeous.

Carol Owen said...

Beautiful. Love the blue

Pam Wells said...

Awesome use of the tag! And the Holy night card is beautiful!

Karen said...

Love the blue background stamp! Beautiful! Thank you for sharing your talents!

Anita Agler said...

Very nice effects with ink, the effects are great.

Jan Arnold said...

A couple of great cards! Love that background can't wait to play with it! The carolers are wonderful and I love the sky you created! Thanks for sharing your creativity and talent!

Trina said...

Pretty cards. Love the backgrounds.

Sherri said...

I liked them both

Char K said...

am enjoying seeing all the different projects...lovely work!

Alicia Lutman said...

What a lovely color combo on the blending!

TheWinstonFamily said...

Beautiful cards. Love the colors.

Jill said...

Very pretty cards and looks like a great kit!!!!!

SmilynStef said...

Love the glowing night sky ... lovely cards.

Lynnea Hollendonner said...

Oh how I love the last one with the ink blended background and the carolers! You guys have done amazing work with that stamp set! It's what's going to make be buy the collection!

Kelley H. said...

Nice background for the carolers and the background stamp in blue is great!

Ellen C said...

Lovely and inspiring cards. I love the blended sky in the second one - beautiful colors.

Melody said...

Lovely cards. What a great idea to offset the corner of the die cut layer a bit. It adds an unexpected extra dimension. Thanks for sharing.

Melissa Friedrich said...

Love the offset die cut on the ornamental background and the caroloers silhouette with the vibrant background is stunning too!

Pam Sparks said...

Beautiful and festive cards Kimberly! TFS!

Scraplea 1 said...

Great cards, I especially love the second one with the carolers! So pretty. Thanks for sharing on this fun blog hop!!

Craftydancer said...

Great cards. I like your choice of colors. Thanks for sharing with us. Cheryl

cindybearj said...

Your cards are awesome. I think those carolers are my favorite of the whole SOA box! That is such a beautifully blended background.

Kim Botello said...

LOVE your night sky on your Carolers card, it is gorgeous, and so much fun. Great job.

kt said...

You are totally rockin' the unconventional colors! That night sky...wow!

desertskyquilts said...

I very much like your cards, for many reasons. They are definitely doable by most of us, and that is a huge plus. Your colors are great, too. I like the rearrangement to put the dog behind the carolers. Thank you for sharing. dezertsuz at gmail

mmesblaser said...

Beautiful "All is calm, all is bright card....the design and colours are wonderful... love your work...thanks

Jodi Wayman said...

Great cards, love all the colors you used especially the blue with that background

Robin L said...

Love your ombre sky with the kids singing.

Sharon Perehudoff said...

Your cards a beautiful, love the colors and how you used the die-sets amazing. Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful creations.

Nancy-Anne Rockwell said...

I'm loving the caroling family! Both cards are so pretty

Nancy-Anne Rockwell said...

I'm loving the caroling family! Both cards are so pretty

Elainej said...

I really love your caroler card. The evening sky really pulls it all together. I can't wait to get those carolers. Good job!

Amy McCue said...

The Carolers are lovely. I love how they are all shadow.

Susan Eliot said...

That background stamp is wonderful in blue!

Fe Orot Mejia said...

I like the blue background you created.

Theresa Knopf said...

Amazing cards!

Jackie said...

Like the way you did the carolers and coloring of the card. So different and bold.

Laura Miller said...

I like the Oh Holy Night best. Colorful sky with the silhouetted carolers.

Nana Griffin said...

Lovely cards.

Susan Powell said...

Beautiful cards!

Lisa Harrolle said...

Beautiful cards Kim! I love how you used the tag dies on the first card. So cool!

nfabbri said...

Love that you even got the squirrel in with the carolers!!!! Great cards!

Rae Moan said...

I love the cards. The night sky is gorgeous!

Sandy McAllister said...

Love your cards Oh Holy Night is lovely

Fran said...

That little pup with the carollers has my heart! A wonderful collection and great cards. I like how you used the tag die.

Priscilla S said...

Loved that you incorporated the squirrel onto the second card... Of course it would be on the bench =)

minnesotabackyard said...

Kimberly,
Love your cards, especially your carolers!
Linda S

Heike Kirmse said...

Wonderful cards.

Kristie Goulet said...

So gorgeous!!! Always great having you along with us! ♥

Rose W said...

Great card and great Carolers, too! Nice card, hope I can make one like it.

Stefanie White said...

These are so awesome! Beautiful work!

Jenn said...

Love the carolers. So cute!

Cynthia Simpson said...

Thanks for sharing. Both cards are gorgeous.

Cindy said...

Love your cards!

Memory Lane Creations By Charlene said...

Beautiful inspiration! Thanks for sharing!

ciocichar@aol.com

Sue Smith said...
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Sue Smith said...

Love your cards. The carolers has been one of my favorites in this blog hop and I love the colors you used for the background. Great job :)

Diane Kannawin said...

Pretty cards!

Chrystyna said...

Love your cards! Thanks for sharing them with us.

Roberta's Artistic Adventures said...

Such wonderful cards! TFS!

Sharon Ditzler said...

Love the little children carolers. I may have to case this card.

Sharon Nez said...

Hi Kimberley! Such wonderfully festive cards!!! Love the ink blending you did on that one card...the one with the carolers on it. Very nice! :) Thanks for sharing!! :)

Judy said...

I love bothyour cards but the carolers are stunning with your background. Thanks for sharing and God Bless

Tracy said...

Love the carolers card, I think they are my favorite in the sneak peaks.

Karen Sturdivant said...

Very creative.

Cati Ballard said...

Love h0w you used the collection! Beautiful cards & designs! Great inspiration!

Sophia Blair said...

Absolutely stunning cards! the use of the background stamp and then the layer on top with the sentiment is such a brilliant idea. Thank you for the inspiration! this stamp of approval box is so amazing!

Gay Ferland said...

Ooooooh, I would love to win this box!! Love your Christmas cards!

Teresa Cherka said...

Beautiful cards, thanks for the inspiration!

Michelle King said...

I am just amazed by all the beauty in this blog hop. I love the colors you used for O Holy Night. Love, love, love!

Patt H. said...

Love the unique design on the first card & the gorgeous colors behind the silhouettes. Beautiful cards!!

Deborah said...

Love the coloring on your silhouette card. Makes me feel like I want to take a nice long stroll and go caroling.

Sue LD said...

Beautiful colors on both cards.

Teresa McKiearnan said...

Beautiful cards. Love them

Samantha Buse said...

Love the vibrancy of these cards thanks for sharing

Samantha Buse said...

Love the vibrancy of these cards thanks for sharing

Marianne said...

Cannot wait to play with these wonderful products. So many possibilities. Love how you've used the tag in a different way on your first card.

Rose said...

Love your cards. They are so colorful and bright. Give me a happy feeling.

edejesus331 said...

Love the cards! Love the kit!

Liz Gessner McAllister said...

Love these new products. Beautiful!

Debra Rumpza said...

Gorgeous blended background! I also love silhouette stamps

Lisa K said...

Beautiful cards! Loving the inspiration in this blog hop.

Posh Kitty said...

I like the blue it's different and turned out awesome.

Connie Hinkle said...

Beautiful cards!!!

Dee Earnshaw said...

stunning cards - LOVE the background on the second card:)

Mary Nelson said...

Amazing!! So fun and creative!!

loceanjo said...

Great night sky with the carolers!! beautiful card - thanks si mucg for sharing! V

loceanjo said...

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Skrater said...

Love your cards especially the O Holy Night one! Beautiful.

foleysfriend said...

Love your beautiful shading for your silhouette card; so pretty.

Susan. w said...

Hi Kim, it is nice to come and visit you along the SOA Winterhaven blog hop. I have really enjoyed the crisp colour and clean lines of your first card. I love the envelope look you have created with the dies, I really want to flip it open and find a surprise letter. LOL