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Whimsy Stamps - Studious Mouse

My daughter is just like me in the way that she generally has several books that she is reading at the same time. Although she is still using the bookmark I made for her before, I thought I would make her another one so that she can stop using scraps of paper to save her spot.

I found a tutorial for a corner bookmark tutorial HERE and decided that I wanted to give it a try. I gave it to her yesterday and she really loved it. In fact, she asked if she could try to make one over the week end.

Don't forget that today is the big Release Party at Whimsy Stamps for the February new releases of rubber stamps and dies. Check out the details on the Whimsy Stamps blog to see how you could be the winner of one of the 6 prizes being given out during the hop.

Thank you for stopping by!

  • Stamps: Mushroom Mouse by Meljen's Designs (available on Whimsy Stamps)
  • Papers: Neenah Crest solar white CS, Close To My Heart Cherry-O DP pack
  • Inks: none
  • Tools: Big Shot, Spellbinders Circle & Labels 3 Nestabilities, Fair Isle Border Petites, Copic Markers
  • Embellishments: Close To My Heart Tulip velvet ribbon, misc rick rack & cardboard



Trimgym said…
Great project , thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge this week and good luck! Don't forget to check back with us again on Thursday for our new challenge and to check if you have won or made our Top3.

Jo and Tigerlover.
Marlene said…
Eeek! That is about the cutest bookmark I've ever seen!
Gorgeous bookmark, Thank you for joining in with us this week at C.R.A.F.T. Challenge, good luck
Kevin xx
1CardCreator said…
Love the bookmark and the fact that you gave your daughter the gift of loving to read.
Thanks for playing at OSAAT this week.
Hugs Nataliya
Cheryl said…
oh this is one gorgoues,book mark,super detail,hugs cheryl xxxx
downrightcrafty said…
oh fabulous creation just love it - thank you for sharing with us at Stampin with the Dragon
Hugs Kate x
Fiona said…
I love that image! Why is it that no matter how many bookmarks we have, we always end up using scraps of paper??? Never mind, your DD has a great excuse for joining Mom in her crafting :)
sharon said…
Great bookmark. Thanks for joining in at CRAFT challenge. Sharon x
Pretty coloring!! I like that image too!

Thanks so much for entering the Simon Says Stamp Challenge!!
This is so prefect, love that image and the plaid paper, just a sweet bookmark.
Kris said…
Love bookmarks! Very handy when you're a book lover! that's me! Thanks for joining us at Lollipop Crafts! Good luck!
Tammy said…
Adorable bookmark Cheryl! Love that image! Thanks for joining us over at Bugaboo!
Zulma said…
Beautiful bookmark! nice colors and good job in colouring this cute mouse image. Thanks for playing with us at Lollipop Crafts. Hope to see you next time.
Zulma DT
What a stunning bookmark !
I absolutely love it,hun.
Thanks for sharing with us at One Stitch At A Time for our Do it with a digi challenge. Good Luck.

Choccy xxx
Anita said…
Very pretty bookmark Cheryl. You've colored the image beautifully and I love those papers you used.
Beate said…
Cheryl, that is one gorgeous bookmark!
Hugs and smiles
Joanne Gilch said…
Cheryl, Liz must love this...that mouse is so cute under the mushroom. Trying to catch so far behind! checked out all your creations back to the end of January.
Love them all, wish I could leave a comment on all of them and know that you understand.
annieambriel said…
I love this fab project. The first I have seen. :) gorgeous :)
Emily Leiphart said…
This is so sweet, Cheryl! You'll have to start mass-producing these bookmarks soon as I'm sure your daughter loves it!
Karen B. said…
This is super cute, I hope your daughter makes one just as cute!!
Mandy said…
Beautiful bookmark,I made some last year and we all use them...Love the image...
Mandy x
Pat (mspfd) said…
How cute. The plaid paper is perfect with your adorable image.
Rica said…
Fabulous bookmark Cheryl, great colours, papers and I just love that beautifully coloured cute image.

So glad you could join us at the Simon Says Stamp challenge,
hugs Heather xx
Audrey Pettit said…
Ooh, how cute! I've never seen that corner bookmark design, before, and I just love it. What a sweet mousey that is, too. Totally adorable!
Jackie said…
Too stinkin' cute & what an adorable image...tfs!!!
ona_i_ja said…
Beautiful and adorable!
Thanks for joining us at Lolipop Crafts this week and good luck!
Fab idea...thanks for the link to to the tut!! Will have to have ago!!

Thank you for sharing us at Craft Your Passion & OSAAT this week, good luck!!
Hugs Shell xx
What a sweet idea for her! I've seen these types of bookmarks before, but haven't tried my hand at it (yet)....ya know what? I think I may put the tutorial in my favs and save it for xmas time! What nice 'treats' at the xmas table if everyone got a bookmark :)

Adorable image of mr mouse sitting under the mushroom!
Great background and grass too :)
Katie said…
Wonderful card!
Thanks for Piling It On :)
Mary C said…
OH Cheryl this bookmark is so sweet. What an adorable image and I never think to make stamped bookmarks but seeing your cute one makes me think of making some for the kiddos at school! Thanks for playing with us this week at Going Grey with Scrap-Creations and Good Luck!
marsha said…
Fabulous bookmark and your mouse is just too cute! Thanks so much for joining us for this week's Critter Sketch Challenge, we hope you will come back and play again next week!
Karin said…
I never think to make these corner bookmarks...This is adorable and because it's more unusual, it has a wow factor to it. That and the fact that your coloring is awsome ;)
Very cute! I love what you did. Thanks for joining us at Stamping Dragon Designs.
Stephanie said…
Adorable bookmark! Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.
Jackie said…
This is super sweet, what a lovely job! Thank you so much for playing along with us this week at the Catch the Bug Challenge blog, I hope to see you playing along again soon!
A.J. said…
Cute bookmark!
Thanks for playing along with our challenge this time over at OSAAT!

Crafty Creations by AJ
Chris (catt871) said…
What a gorgeous bookmark! That image is too cute & I love the scalloped border! THANKS for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Challenge this week!!!

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