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Great Impressions Stamps–Happy Hearts Day!



Are you ready for the new Great Impressions Stamps new challenge?  Our new February challenge is “Hearts”!   Link up your creation with hearts in the image, designer paper or even as embellishments on the Great Impressions blog for your chance to win.


2013-02-03 GI Mouse Watering Can WM


For my creation, I used the sweet image Watering Can Mousey (D287).   I love that his little flower is made from hearts.  There are also hearts on the banners and in the edge punch that I used. 


2013-02-03 GI Mouse Watering Can inside WM

I decorated the inside with more DP, the same edge punch and the Valentine Wishes (B148) sentiment.

We hope you will play along with us and link up your “Hearts” creation on the Great Impressions Stamps blog.

Don’t forget about the Great Impressions Stamps Valentine’s Special.  10% off your order and free shipping on orders over $25, thru February 14th.   Coupon code:  LOVE

Thank you for stopping by!  Have a great day!





  • Stamps:  Watering Can Mousey (D287) and Valentine Wishes (B148) (inside sentiment) from .Great Impressions Stamps
  • Inks:  Close To My Heart Cranberry, Stampin’ Up Going Gray, Memento Tuxedo black
  • Papers:  Bazzill Kraft CS,  Bazzill Maraschino CS, My Mind’s Eye Love Me CS
  • Tools:  Sewing Machine, Martha Stewart edge punch, Big Shot, Spellbinders Circle Nestabilities, Copic markers
  • Embellishments:  Twinery Maraschino baker’s twine, My Mind’s Eye Love Me Chipboard, misc. button and mini clothes pin, Sakura Gelly Roll opaque white pen & red glitter pen, Spica Lipstick pen





Doreen said…
Gorgeous card,love the fab image and
Sonia said…
What a gorgeous card my dear^_^
Adorable image and lovely papers^_^
Big hug,
Sue - bearhouse said…
Such a beautiful card Cheryl. I love the sweet image, gorgeous papers and fabulous layout/design
Hugs Sue
Lisa said…
This is gorgeous, Cheryl!! I love, love the papers you used!! The design is so creative and fabulous!! And that little mouse is so sweet!! What an awesome card!! Happy Sunday :)

A Mermaid's Crafts
Too sweet!!! Love the heart border inside and out! And the little clothes pin too!

I came across two minis in my stash yesterday!

Have a great Sunday!
This is fabulous Cheryl! I just LOVE your style! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood ‘I {HEART} VALENTINE’S’ challenge and please come back again soon!
one of the 'Sistahs'
Very sweet card Cheryl! I love the layering =)

Thank you for joining us at TSC

Mary J said…
Really sweet Cheryl!
Anonymous said…
Cheryl, this is really sweet!! Love that image and your gorgeous card design here!! TFS! HUGS :)
Simply cute! Thanks for playing along with us at Milk Coffee Stamps Challenge.
Danni said…
This is so sweet and adorable!!!
KarinsArtScrap said…
Super cute and very beautiful card.
Thanks for join us at Digistamps4Joy.
Hope you join us next time.

Greetings karin DT member

Mary Marsh said…
This is a fabulous card Cheryl- I love the I,age and the dsp you used
Imke said…
Adorable card, Cheryl. I like the different layers. Sweet image and lovely embellies.
Olivia said…
Gorgeous card. Love all the elements. Thanks for joining us at Loves Rubberstamps.
Sandra H said…
This is gorgeous Cheryl x
Riet said…
What a gorgeous card Cheryl.

Hugs Riet.xx
Sara I. said…
Absolutely adorable Cheryl! Love the papers, twine and little clothespin! Precious card :) xx
Joan V said…
Gorgeous card. Awesome coloring on the image, too. Thanks for the inspiration.
Lou said…
Hi! really gorgeous** card,love the sweet image and your design is so lovely too Cheryl.
hugs Lou.xx
Adorable! Thanks so much for joining us this week at The Pink Elephant!
Sheri-TPE DT
Pat (mspfd) said…
Cheryl, it doesn't get cuter than this! Your layout and gorgeous mix of elements are a knockout!
Colleen said…
Love the mouse in the watering can and all those yummy layers I didn't miss the itty bitty clothespin.
Tracy said…
That little mousie is super sweet and you card design is lots of fun Cheryl. Hugs!
Ciska said…
Such a cute Valentine's card, love the little mouse and your colour scheme!
Audrey Pettit said…
Awe, this is sooooo sweet!
Pam said…
Beautiful card! Love the darling image and all your embellishments!
Lydia said…
such a beautiful card and a great design xx thanks for sharing with us at Loves Rubberstamps xxx
angelwhispers said…
Cheryl this is just beautiful and so perfect for our theme! Thanks for joining us over at BMC love Chanelle xx
Oh how sweet and beautiful Cheryl!! Love your plaid, the banners and the sweet image!! Great layout!!
dalla said…
Beautiful card Cheryl! Thank you for joining us at The Stamping Shack Challenge.
Rica said…
A fabulous card Cheryl, I love the layering of the gorgeous papers and such a sweet image and great banner.

Thanks so much for joining Simon Says Stamp challenge
Heather xx
Karin said…
That little mouse is totally cute! Love the clothespin and the inside of the card too!
Shari said…
Cheryl, this card is so adorable! I love the papers you chose and love all the layers you added!

Thanks for joining us this month at One Crazy Stamper, Goodluck!

Shari G.
Jani said…
Fab card!
Thanks for joining us at CFAS!
Jani x
Julie said…
Super cute card Cheryl. I could do with that heart border punch. So glad you joined the Southern girls challenge this time, if you hadn't I'd never have seen it! Happy crafting,Julie.x
Chris Boldovici said…
Cute adorable card, love that mouse. Thanks for joining us at the Stamping Shack Blog Challenge.

Chris B- DT
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