Friday, May 26

My Sweet Petunia and Unity Stamps Swap Hop!!



Hello friends!! Welcome to another collaboration blog hop between My Sweet Petunia and Unity Stamps!!

For today, I have a couple of projects I want to share with you, simple and fun ones. As soon as I got my stamps, I colored them, you know I wanted to have them ready to go ASAP, lol, well that didn't happen, but another story. True story though is that I love to color, relax me after a very long day of work and makes me happy too!!

TIP: I like to keep my image on my MISTI while coloring, I make less mess and don't lose my image (yeah, sometimes I can't find my colored images)
So, let me show you them to you.

Project 1: This project uses "I have no fears" set. Stamped the image using my MISTI on a white piece of cardstock in Memento Tuxedo Black ink (x2). Colored one image with Spectrum Noir Markers, and the second one only the grass/flower part, then create a window with Oval dies. Stamped the sentiment on vellum and green ink and added to the left top corner. Finally, I added 3 little heart die-cuts. Added a piece of patterned paper under the adhered panels and to the card base.



Project 2: This card is super fun!! I honestly had another idea for this project, but love how it turned out. I stamped the super cute image in Memento Tuxedo black and the sentiment in Ken Oliver Red Ink from Start Each Day set, colored the image with Spectrum Noir Illustrator markers. Cut the panel and added it to a piece of patterned paper and added stitches, die-cut a couple of ric-rac piece and glue them together. Final touch was a pink button with silver thread.



Few details:
Remember to leave a comment in ALL the blog in this hop.
Three (3) winners will get a prize pack from Unity
One (1) winner will get a MISTI (Original or Mini, winner's choice)
You can leave a comment until May 30th at noon (Central time)
Winner will be announced on the Unity Blog and My Sweet Petunia Blog on may 31st.

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124 comments:

  1. Love your cards and Helen Keller's statement!

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  2. Super colouring and I love the stamps used especially the little girl.

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  3. esp love the use of ric-rac....cute cards!

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  4. I've never thought about doing a button that way. Great idea.

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  5. Lovely cards! Pretty coloring and details on each one! Love the layering too!

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  6. oh my these cards are amazing.. love them.

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  7. Great job! They are beautiful.

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  8. Giovanna, Your cards are BEAUTIFULLY COLORED!!! I LOOOOVE your first card!!! Wistful & just a BEAUTIFUL scene!!! ;) SUPER JOB!!!!

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  9. Beautiful cards! Now I want to color!

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  10. Love the layers especially on the first card and the way you did the grass, wild flowers - awesome.

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  11. Love your cards! So much fun!

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  12. Love your cards! So bright and pretty! Love the idea of the oval window! Thanks for sharing!

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  13. This one makes me want to have a girls night SOON!!!!

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  14. love the two part card were you stamped the flowers on the front part.. Love that idea! Perfect job.
    thanks for sharing
    Paula Driver

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  15. Great cards and I love the "Start each day" sentiment.

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  16. Love my Misti and Unity Rubber Stamps

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  17. Love your cards. The colors are so bright and cheerful!!

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  18. Love. Love. Love! Beautiful cards. I especially love Phyllis Harris's little girl

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  19. Love your colors that you use!

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  20. Love your fun celebration card. Celebrating every day as special is certainly a qay to be thankful for each day we are given. Thank you, God.

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  21. Fantastic image and coloring. Love, love, love how you colored these adorable Unity stamps. Love both my Misti and Unity stamps. Super fun blog hop seeing all the different ways the same images can be used.

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  22. I love this, thanks for sharing.

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  23. My favorite part is how you created a window with Oval dies and the flowers popped through both parts. Looks great!!!!

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  24. Love the fresh summery colors you used! I love Phyllis Harris, that's my favorite.

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  25. Love your cards! I love the Phyllis Harris stamps from Unity!

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  26. Great cards! I want to brush off some of my vintage rick rack to use for cards. Thanks.

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  27. Awesome job on all your cards they are adorable!
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  28. Beautiful coloring on both of these.

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  29. Such cute cards. I love the Misti so much for stamping several times in same place

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  30. Love the red background that makes the design pop!!

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  31. Both your cards are adorable! I especially love the way you embellished the Start Each Day card. So very cute - I must case! Thanks so very sorry for sharing your creativity!

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  32. I love the Phyllis Harris card. Beautiful.

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  33. What great cards! I am a Phyllis Harris fan and have this stamp myself! Loved the dimension by layering the image and oval cut the focal point. Just beautiful! The other card is just as beautiful! Love the stitching and the ric-rak layering! The twine and button were a nice addition to this card.

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  34. Love how you used the cut out to frame the image. Super cute!

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  35. Both of your cards are fabulous Giovana ... I just love love the colours.

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  36. Great cards Giovana and I love that you leave your image right in the MISTI to colour it. Good idea!

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  37. Beautiful cards. Thanks for sharing.

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  38. nice to see your work again Giovanna

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  39. Cards are very pretty, haven't seen Rick race on a card in ages,very nice Touch! So cheery,thank you for sharing!!!

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  40. Very pretty, i like the sentiment in colored inks.

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  41. Great cards. Your coloring is beautiful.

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  42. I love both these cards, beautifully done.

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  43. Wow! Gorgeous cards and colors!!!

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  44. Beautiful cards Giovana! Love what you did with the Phyllis Harris set. Gorgeous coloring

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  45. I love your beautiful creations.

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  46. That oval frame is everything! Great work and thanks for the inspiration.

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  47. Great cards. I like the clever oval window design on the first one.

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  48. Wow, great cards, stamps, and coloring! I especially like the card with the adult beverages :)

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  49. Loved the layering with the grass and flowers! I still need practice coloring

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  50. Your cards are so sweet
    and pretty! I really like the sentiment
    on the second card!

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  51. Great cards.
    Love the bird flying free.
    the birthday breakfast is fun.
    thanks for sharing.

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  52. Beautiful Cards the Start Each Day colorful and cheerful.

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  53. I like your unique layout on the first card and the double tic rac on the second. You reminded me that I have this die in my stash. Thanks!

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  54. I like that you stamped on the oval frame on the first card. Clever idea!

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  55. I love these cards. Thanks for sharing.

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  56. Pretty stamping. And I really like the kits you used. :)

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  57. Giovanna, I just love your use of vibrant colors; it makes everything POP and your layouts are spectacular. Thank you. I've learned so much.

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  58. Great stamp choices. Beautiful work. Thanks for sharing.

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  59. Lovely cards - great how the dress and flowers (first card) make one feel the wind!

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  60. Love what you have done with these cards. Beautiful! Thanks!

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  61. Love the card's the drink one is so cute.

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  62. You don't see much ric rak or however you spell it these days lol so it was nice to be reminded of that element!

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  63. Very cute cards. Nice job of coloring. I need more practice with my coloring.

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  64. I have the start each day set. Yours is beautiful!

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  65. I love your cards! The oval around the girl looks amazing and those drinks look appetizing!

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  66. Hi Giovanna, I love your layering and embellies that you used. They make your cards so pretty!

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  67. Gorgeous cards!!! I love the bright colors!

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  68. Lovely fun cards, must try the oval frame, beautiful

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  69. Your cards are so fun and colorful! Love your pretty coloring style!

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  70. Love your coloring. Beautiful

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  71. I love both of your cards!! Beautiful coloring.

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  72. gosh both your cards are so vibrant and fun - love them both - Debi x

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  73. Both of your cards are awesome...so bright and cheery! FUN blog hop.

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  74. Beautiful woek. Love them ♡♡♡♡

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  75. Loved your cards! I especially liked the one with the drinks! It was wonderful! Thanks for sharing!

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  76. Unity stamps is new to me. This hop maybe dangerous. I already have two things on my wishlist

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  77. The MISTI is an amazing tool! Add Unity Stamps and you get a match made in Heaven! I love how you used different colored ink on your sentiments. I will be using these ideas on my next cards. Thank you.
    RobinfromFL
    Robin Bissland

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  78. Very pretty cards. Thank you for sharing. Marcie

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  79. Loving these Unity stamps, such whimsical images! Thanks for sharing!

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  80. I'm enjoying your beautiful designs❣️

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  81. Both cards are lovely. Thanks for sharing your work

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