Apr 302012
 

Happy Monday crafty peeps! I hope you all had a nice weekend. Today is a travel day for me as I’ve been in Akron for the last few days for the Adventures In Stamping show. It was great to see so many of our OH stamping friends again. Thank you to all who came out to support us at the show! 😀

Today we’re sharing our last Stamp of the Week for April. Holy cow… where did this month go?! This time we’re featuring our 8712-D Floral Peace (sm) stamp. This is a neat little stamp from our Hip Chick series. Check out these fun cards some of the Rock Stars created for you!

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“Floral Peace” card created by Karen Hasheck.

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“Floral Peace” card created by Makiko Jones.

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“Floral Peace” card created by Kendra DeCota.

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“Floral Peace” card created by Cheri Weston.

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This stamp is available exclusively to our blog readers at 50% OFF from April 30 – May 6, 2012 only. (Limited to 1 per person please.) If you would like to purchase this stamp please click on this Floral Peace (sm) link and scroll down the page a bit. To receive your special discount please be sure to reference SOTW430 in the Coupon Code section of the online order form.

Need a jump start for your next stamping project? Don’t forget that we have a couple of great challenges going on right now that will be sure to inspire you!

It’s still not too late to play along with our latest Sketch Challenge. Submissions close for this Challenge tomorrow at 5pm EST. So be sure to create and upload your card very soon for your chance to win a $25 Repeat Impressions gift certificate! Please follow this link to my WHAT IF? Wednesday ~ Sketch Challenge A1812 post to see my sketch layout and all the wonderful cards the Rock Stars created to get you started.

And if that is cutting it a little bit too close for you then you’ll want to get in on our latest Designer’s Choice Challenge. There is still another week left to play along and a chance to win some free rubber too! This is a fun and timely theme challenge hosted by RI Rock Star, Makiko Jones. Please visit my DCC425 ~ Card For A Woman You Love challenge post for all the details and beautiful inspiration cards from all the Rock Stars.

Thank you so much for stopping by today. I hope your week is off to a great start! Please be sure to come visit with us again on Wednesday when we kick off another fun Sketch Challenge and introduce our new Rock Stars!

Have a wonderful day!

Wendy
Repeat Impressions

Apr 252012
 

It’s Wednesday again and time to get inspired! We have another easy Designer’s Choice Challenge for you today! This time around Repeat Rock Star, Makiko Jones, is challenging you all to create a card for a woman you love. What a perfect challenge to give you a jump start on those Mother’s Day cards! Check out this gorgeous card Makiko created to get us all started.

"DCC425" card created by Makiko Jones.

"DCC425" card created by Makiko Jones.

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So a few days ago Makiko shared this inspiration card with her fellow Rock Stars and asked them to create their own cards for a woman they love. Check out all the beautiful cards they came up with!

"DCC425" card created by Kendra DeCota.

"DCC425" card created by Kendra DeCota.

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"DCC425" card created by Dawn Bennett.

"DCC425" card created by Dawn Bennett.

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"DCC425" card created by Karen Hasheck.

"DCC425" card created by Karen Hasheck.

Another view of Karen's card.

Another view of Karen's card.

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"DCC425" card created by Lynette Neus.

"DCC425" card created by Lynette Neus.

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"DCC425" card created by Joy Hadden.

"DCC425" card created by Joy Hadden.

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"DCC425" card created by Cheri Weston.

"DCC425" card created by Cheri Weston.

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Now we’d love for you to play along with us!

Here are all the details…
1. Create a card for a woman you love. And remember, your card does not have to be made with Repeat Impressions stamps, but if you would like to include our designs we would reeeally love to see them! 😀 Plus, there’s an added bonus… you will get an additional entry in our random.org drawing for using our stamps in your submissions!
2. Post your DCC card on your blog or online gallery and be sure to reference Repeat Impressions DCC425 ~ Card For A Woman You Love. Then link it here with the inlinkz widget below. (Please provide a direct link to your post, not the entire blog.)
3. Submissions will be accepted until Tuesday, May 8th at 5PM EST.
4. On May 9th we will introduce a new Designer’s Choice Challenge (DCC) to play along with and after we wrap up our challenges for the month we will announce the winner for May. For this challenge the winner will receive any one unmounted sheet of stamps of their choice!

Today we’re also revealing the winner of our April DCCs. So now without further ado… Our friends at random.org have selected… mrsswandog! Congratulations! You just won an unmounted sheet of rubber stamps… any sheet of your choice! Please leave a comment here and I will contact you on how to make your selection.

We also have a great Sketch Challenge happening now too. There is still another week left to get in on this one and an opportunity to win a $25 Repeat Impressions gift certificate! Please follow this link to my WHAT IF? Wednesday ~ Sketch Challenge A1812 post to see my sketch layout and all the fantastic cards the Rock Stars created to get you started.

Do we have any Ohio area readers out there? Tomorrow Repeat Impressions is headed to Akron, OH to get set up for the Adventures In Stamping show happening there this weekend. If you are planning to attend, be sure to stop by to say HI and check out the new stamp series being released in May and June…that’s right…you’ll have the opportunity to purchase these fabulous stamps BEFORE they are even released!

In addition to all the new stamps we have also added a bunch of other products since our last visit… Spica Glitter Pens by Copic, Scor-Pal products (scoring boards, cutting mats, Scor Tapes, and the No More Shims Embossing Mat), and more of our own paper products including Flip Card Kit Variety Packs, Stamp-A-Box Templates and precut & pre-scored Side Step Cards and Center Stair Step Cards. So be sure to download the convention coupon from our newsletter (you’re a subscriber, right?!) and come visit with us in Akron. :)

Thank you so much for spending time here with us this week. I hope you’ve found lots to inspire you and look forward to seeing your next masterpiece linked here soon!

Until then… Happy Stamping!

Wendy
Repeat Impressions



Apr 232012
 

Happy Monday! It’s time for us to share a new Stamp of the Week with you. Today we’re featuring our 5105-F Cloud Sil (lg) stamp. This is just one of the many images in our Silhouette Stamps series. This is a fun series of animals, plants, symbols and other objects in silhouette format. Here are a few neat ways the Rock Stars used the cloud stamp.

"Cloud Silhouette" card created by Joy Hadden.

"Cloud Silhouette" card created by Joy Hadden.

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"Cloud Silhouette" card created by Dawn Bennett.

"Cloud Silhouette" card created by Dawn Bennett.

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"Cloud Silhouette" card created by Lynette Neus.

"Cloud Silhouette" card created by Lynette Neus.

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"Cloud Silhouette" card created by Wendy Wyman.

"Cloud Silhouette" card created by Wendy Wyman.

This stamp is available exclusively to our blog readers at 50% OFF from April 23-29, 2012 only. (Limited to 1 per person please.) If you would like to purchase this stamp please click on this Cloud Sil (lg) link and scroll down the page a bit. To receive your special discount please be sure to reference SOTW423 in the Coupon Code section of the online order form.

Have you uploaded your card for our latest Designer’s Choice Challenge yet? Don’t delay… submissions close tomorrow for your chance to win some free rubber! This is a fun and easy theme challenge hosted by RI Rock Star, Cheri Weston. Please visit my DCC411 ~ Birds of a Feather Challenge post for all the details and fabulous inspiration cards from all the Rock Stars.

And if that is cutting it a little bit too close for you then you’ll want to get in on our latest Sketch Challenge. There is still another week left to play along and a chance to win a $25 Repeat Impressions gift certificate too! Please follow this link to my WHAT IF? Wednesday ~ Sketch Challenge A1812 post to see my sketch layout and all the great cards the Rock Stars created to get you started.

Thank you so much for stopping by today. I hope you will come visit with us again on Wednesday when we kick off another wonderful Designer’s Choice Challenge.

Have a great day!

Wendy
Repeat Impressions

Apr 182012
 

Hurray! It’s Wednesday again and time to introduce a new Sketch Challenge. I always look forward to these mid-week doses of inspiration! I designed the card layout shown here and then asked our Rock Stars to have some fun with it.

Repeat Impressions Sketch A1812

Repeat Impressions Sketch A1812

Check out all the fun cards they created this week!

"A1812 Sketch" card created by Karen Hasheck.

"A1812 Sketch" card created by Karen Hasheck.

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"A1812 Sketch" card created by Joy Hadden.

"A1812 Sketch" card created by Joy Hadden.

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"A1812 Sketch" card created by Dawn Bennett.

"A1812 Sketch" card created by Dawn Bennett.

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"A1812 Sketch" card created by Makiko Jones.

"A1812 Sketch" card created by Makiko Jones.

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"A1812 Sketch" card created by Cheri Weston.

"A1812 Sketch" card created by Cheri Weston.

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"A1812 Sketch" card created by Lynette Neus.

"A1812 Sketch" card created by Lynette Neus.

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This week we also have a special guest playing along with our challenge. Rock Star, Kendra DeCota couldn’t join us today so her 6 year old daughter, Madison, is filling in. Great job with the sketch, Madison! I think we may have a future Rock Star in the making. :)

"A1812 Sketch" card created by 6 year old Madison DeCota.

"A1812 Sketch" card created by 6 year old Madison DeCota.

And now it’s your turn! The rules are really simple… Your card doesn’t even have to be made with Repeat Impressions stamps, but if you would like to include our designs we would really love to see them! 😀 Plus you will get an additional entry in our random.org drawing for using our stamps in your submissions! Simply create a card based on my sketch, upload your card to your blog or Splitcoast gallery, then link your card here to this post by clicking on the little blue button below.

We will be accepting submissions to this A1812 Sketch Challenge until 5pm EST on May 1st. All participants will be automatically entered into our random drawing. Then on May 2nd we will post a new challenge and announce the winner of our April challenges. One lucky person will win a $25 Repeat Impressions Gift Certificate!

So what are you waiting for?! Why not play along with us and start stamping up a card now. We can’t wait to see your creations! When you are ready to share your card, please add the direct link to your entry using the link button below. And please be sure to provide a link back here and reference Repeat Impressions Sketch A1812 in your blog or gallery posting.

We also have a wonderful Designer’s Choice Challenge going on now too! Our Rock Star hostess, Cheri, has a great theme challenge for you this time. Please visit my DCC411 ~ Birds of a Feather Challenge post for all the details and fantastic inspiration cards from the Rock Stars.

Have you applied yet? We have another Rock Star position opening up on our Design Team! Are you addicted to stamping? Love to make cards as often as possible? Have a blog to show off all your wonderful creations? Do you enjoy a challenge and play well with others? You could be a Rock Star in the making! Please drop me a note at wendy@repeatimpressions.com if you would like more information.

Thank you so much for visiting with us today. We hope you’ve been inspired to play along and look forward to seeing your challenge card linked here soon.

Until then… happy stamping!

Wendy
Repeat Impressions