Friday, January 18, 2013

"Name That Toon" with Hambo Stamps~!

Welcome to "Name That Toon!" sponsored by Hambo Stamps! 

Today Hambo friends and the Bacon Bits Design Team are bringing you a dozen fun creations that depict comic strips! It might be our favorite, or just one that was fun to design. If you arrived here from Paula's lovely blog you are in the right place! If not, you might want to start back at the beginning at the Hambo blog to make sure you are eligible for the hopper prize!

A prize will be awarded to one participant whose comic strip-themed creation tickles the Bacon Bits’ fancy in a hammin’ jammin’ way!  Another prize will be awarded randomly to a hopper who comments on all of the blogs along the way. The winners will be announced on the Hambo company blog, Talk to the Ham, on Wednesday, January 23, as well as at the Hambo Hoedown challenge blog. We love comments anytime, but the deadline for prize entry comments is Sunday, January 20 at 5 PM CST. Don't miss it!

My card is made with Caveman - HCL032 clear stamp set (Clear stamps are new at Hambo!). You can also get them in rubber: Caveman - 4221 and My World Evolves - 4214. I stamped in Memento Tuxedo Black ink and then colored in using Copic markers. 

Can you guess my comic strip? It is my all-time favorite: B.C. by Johnny Hart

What a brilliant and funny man he was. I loved how he could poke fun at every subject imaginable, but many times had a poignant message for his readers as well. Some of the ones that made me giggle the most were the definitions. Here is one of my favorites:

Hart passed away in 2007, but his family carries on the B.C. legacy and the comic still appears in newspapers all over the world.
Well, you made it to the end! And we hope that you enjoyed "stripping" with us! (Just putting that in to see who is reading this LOL). Be sure to check out this week's Hambo Hoedown Challenge. There is one more day to apply for the Hambo Bacon Bits Design Team! CLEAR STAMPS are in stock, ready to be shipped to your own little door of the world. Lots of fun stuff at Hambo Stamps! 

Stamps: Caveman Clear Stamp Set HCL032 (Hambo Stamps)
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Copics E00, E33, E35, E49, E57, YG63 YG67, C3
Paper: Kraft, Chocolate Chip (SU!), White (GP), Archaic DP (Basic Grey)
Accents: Pewter pearls (Kaiser), jute string, ticket corner and slit punches (SU!)  


  1. LOL! Now I guess I'm streaking since I just stripped! I love your card. Perfect dp to match with the perfect stamp to depict the comic!

  2. I always loved the B.C. definitions too! And I love that your DP looks like rocks and pebbles, which are perfect for this image. Thanks for organizing this fun hop, Judy!!

  3. What a fun card Judy! Great image & awesome saying! And I love the background papers you used! Adorable!

  4. When I was rethinking my toon...I was really wishing for this caveman! Nice card.

  5. Great minds think alike huh? I defintely love it! I love the colors you used! And the sample defnition made me laugh out loud - that is the beauty of BC - never sure what your gonna get! Great job and a perfect way to end what was truly and INCREDIBLE Blog Hop!!

  6. I totally love your card Judy, and definitely want that cutie caveman, wonderful choice of DP as always. I so love these blog hops, it is great fun hearing the process peoples mind goes through to come to their choices. just LOVE it.

  7. Love the colors you chose and the strip. It's been a blast stripping with you!

  8. Love the paper~think I have that lol! Goes perfect with the caveman--too cute!

  9. Love your card Judy. Caveman is one of my favorite Hambo images. That paper is perfect too. It's been a fun hop!

  10. What a great card. Loved the reference to the donkey... really enjoyed this card.

  11. Aww, love the image and sentiment combination. Loving your paper choices, as always. Thanks so much for such a fun hop!

  12. OMG.....Asphalt......what a riot. I love your rendition of BC. ;-)


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