Hey all! Today I have a card to share with you all use My Favorite Things – Mermazing. I recently shared this set all coloured up over on facebook and today I have the first card I made with those images.

MFT - Mermazing - Jessie Banks.jpg

Here is the set all coloured up, those are some pretty little mermaids, I have had this stamp sitting and waiting in my stash since it came out. It was time to show it some love!

MFT Stamps - Mermazing - Jessie Banks

Copics used:
Skin – E13, E11, E21, E00, E000, R20
Hair – E31, E33, E35, E37
Yellow – Y24, Y15, Y13, Y11
Purple – V09, V06, V05, V01
Blue – BG07, BG05, BG02, BG01, BG000
Green – G09, G07, YG07, YG06, YG03, YG01
Brown – E37, E35, E33, E31

For the background I splashed some blue and purple Peerless watercolours onto some wet watercolour paper, splashed in some Perfect Pearls. I added some clear and white enamel dots and some clear Wink of Stella onto the mermaids tail.

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My Big Wheels

Hey all! Today I have a card featuring C.C. Designs – My Big Wheels! I love this stamp and its super fun for all the little guys in your life!

CC Designs - Mr Big Wheels - Jessie Banks

I have been all about these super simple cards, that let the image speak for itself lately, look at the joy in this little guys face!!!

I coloured him with my Faber-Castell Polychromos pencils! I do not have a list of colours, he was one of those late night on the couch colourings.

I am loving this, pulling some of my older stamps, that may have or may not have seen ink before. I admit to nothing. ha ha!

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The Whole Herd

Hey everyone! Today I am sharing  fun CAS copic coloured card featuring My Favorite Things РThe Whole Herd.

My Favorite Things - The Whole Herd - Jessie Banks.jpg

I stamped all of my images out using second generation stamping of Memento Desert Sand ink on Copic X-press it blending card.

Copics used –
Hay Bail – E59, E57, E55, E51, E50
Cow – E01, YR00, E00, YR000
N0, N7, N5, N3, N1, N0
Canister – C9, C7, C5, C3, C1, C0
R59, R08, R05, R02
Grounding – YG97, YG95, YG91, N3, N1

I matted the coloured piece on red cardstock then onto an A2(4 1/4 x 5 1/2) cardbase!
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Hey everyone! Today I hve a fun card to share with you featuring Craftin Desert Diva’s – Jawesome!

Craftin Desert Divas - Jawsome - Jessie Banks.jpg

I created some wave stencils using some dies from my stash and distress ink, the clouds were created with the small cloud stencil from My Favorite Things and distress ink.

I coloured up the shark with m copic markers then fussy cut it out. Popping it up on a top and a little twine and called this card done!

Unfortunately I lost the page that has the markers I used written on it.

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Kraftin Kimmie Stamps – 12 Krafty Days of Kristmas Day 3

Hey everyone! Over on the Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps Blog, we are reviewing all the releases this year! Today is my day on the blog and I have a fun card featuring Adventure Mom!

Kraftin Kimmie stamps - Adventure Mom - Jessie Banks

I coloured her up with my Polychromos coloured pencils, unfortunately I did most of it while at a coffee shop, so I do not have a list of colours I used on her. I added in a bit of a background. I love wrapping twine on CAS colour focused cards it adds a nice little touch!

Remember that for today only, all the March stamps will be on sale over in the Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps store, but just for today!

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Best Friends

Hey everyone! I have a super clean and simple one layer card to share with you today, featuring My Favorite Things Best Friends from the November Release!

M Favorite Things - Best Friends - Jessie Banks

Copics used:
Skin- E13, E11, E21, E51, E000
Hair – E50, E51, E53, E55
Pants – E89, E87, E84, E81
Boots – E74, E71, E70
Shirt – BV23, BV20, RV17, RV14, RV13, RV11, RV10
Dog – E27, E37, E35, E33, E31
Collar – BG07, BG05, BG01

I stamped the image with Memento Desert Sand ink before colouring with my copics, then I enhanced some of the colouring with coloured pencils in the end. I really love these super CAS cards they always look so sleek!

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Reindeer Games

Hey all! It is time for Kraftin Kimmie Stamps Kraftin Scrappin! So what this is, is an anything goes besides a card challenge!

Kraftin Kimmie Stamps - Reindeer Games 1 - Jessie Banks

So for today’s project I have a super simple tag, I make these for all of my Christmas Gifts. I use little wooden tags, pick a stamp set, this year I am going with Reindeer Games. I take all these wooden tags I add different colours of ink randomly to the middle then adhere my image with liquid adhesive. Writing to and from with a marker then they’re ready for my gifts! Quick and simple since I make a bunch!

For this challenge you can create ANYthing your little heart desires as long as it’s NOT a card!!! Calendars, bookmarks, pocket pages, traditional scrap pages, holiday gifties, planner pages… you get the picture! Come play along with us each month and let’s get some of those photo’s out of boxes and on to something creative and fun!! You will have a whole month to play along and you can play as many times as you like! Here are a few things to remember…

1. Create ANY scrap page, Project Life Layout or pocket page cards, altered item, etc. JUST NOT A CARD!
2. MUST be a NEW creation (created on or after this post date)
3. MUST use Kraftin Kimmie stamps to be entered in to the drawing.
4. You have a month to play, enter AS MANY TIMES as you’d like!
5. PRIZES?!? Of course there are prizes!! Once we’ve reached 5 entries, we draw a random winner (winner will be drawn at the close of the challenge)!!
6. You have until Monday, January 29th @ 12:00 pm Eastern to get your entries in.
7. Be sure to also share your creations on our Krafty Friends FB page so we can all drool and OOHHHH and AHHHHH!