Monday, December 16, 2013

Paper Smooches + i {heart} papers = Help for Homeless Pups!

Welcome to an amazing hop -- that will inspire you in your crafting, and hopefully will also inspire you to support a wonderful cause.

My sweet friend Kate (owner of i {heart} papers) suggested an idea to Kim Hughes to create a stamps and dies to support our rescued furry friends. They worked together to create some really fun dog rescue products! A portion of the sales will be donated to Home for Good Dog Rescue.  Kim asked us to share these fun products with you, through our projects. 

I love these sets so much! I used both the Paws for a Cause and Lucky Dog sets for my card today, along with Teresa Collins Memories 6x6 DP. I stamped my dog in VersaFine Sepia and embossed with Clear Embossing Powder.
Both of my girls (see my sidebar) are rescues, and I am thrilled to have these sets and share this cause with you.

To add extra fun to our blog hop...we are offering up a prize! 
*TWO winners will be chosen at RANDOM from any of the design team blogs.
*The prize - A Lucky Dog stamp set, Paws for a Cause stamp set and Dog Icons dies.
*Just leave a comment on any of the design team blogs listed for your chance to win (You do not need to comment on all blogs to qualify but it increases your chances.)!
*You have until midnight MT on Wednesday, December 18th to leave a comment. 
*Please check the IHP Blog (http://www.blog.iheartpapers.com) on Friday, December 20th to see if you are one of the TWO lucky winners!

Hop away!
Kate/IHP: http://www.blog.iheartpapers.com
Sarah Gough: http://thinkingstamps.blogspot.com/
Lori Tecler: http://inkingaloud.blogspot.com/
Judy Rozema: http://www.jarfullofjoy.blogspot.com/
Deb Felts: http://withastampandasong.blogspot.com/
Vera Yates: http://lingshappyplace.blogspot.com/
Wida Miller: http://beachorado.blogspot.com/
Stacey Schafer: http://stampinwithstacey.blogspot.com/
Lindsay Amrhein: http://lindsayamrhein.blogspot.com/

Paper: Crumb Cake, So Saffron (SU!), Memories 6x6 DP (Teresa Collins)
Ink: VersaFine Sepia, VersaFine Onyx
Accessories & Tools: Houndstooth EF (Cuttlebug), corrugated cardboard heart (The Paper Studio), banner and heart dies (SB), Clear Embossing Powder (Ranger), paper piercer, distressing tool

33 comments:

  1. I love this!! And I love your pups. :) (and you)!

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  2. awwwww! loving what you girls are doing with these stamps. really cute.

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  3. What a super sweet card!! I just love the soft colors in it! :)

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  4. Such a cute card!!! I love the paper and color combinations that you used :)

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  6. Wonderful project and a super cause. I just adopted a rescue puppy too.

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  7. What a great idea! Love what you did with your card and the sentiment is perfect!

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  8. Judy...your card is full of trendy-fun! I love your design. Such a playful card :)

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  9. Lovely card! Really love that stamp set and the colors you used for your overall card! TFS

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  10. Stunning Card, Judy! So much visual interest! I love how the doggy silhouette is bold enough to stand out against such a busy background. Theresa x

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  11. I love it !! The layering is really nice! I love this stamp set!

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  12. Great sentiment and stamps. Love those papers too. Thanks for the inspiration

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  13. Beautiful, heart-warming card! Adorable!! You're supporting a fabulous cause!
    c

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  14. Cute card! These sets have such cute pieces to it.

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  15. So pretty and sweet! Love this set of stamps.
    Your rescues are adorable!
    Lynn

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  16. Love this!! My sister is owned by a rescue so the cause is close to our family's hearts!!! Thanks for sharing

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  17. Love the patterned paper! The colors make it pop!

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  18. Bear was not a rescue. I got her from a friend who had puppies. She has been the best friend I could have. She brought me out of the doldrums after my husband died many years ago. Glad to have her. Great card

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  19. Love the mix with the patterned paper. So creative!

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  20. I love the card you made. Thank you for a chance to win!

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  21. So very cute! LOVE your pattern paper - and those cute banners!!!

    housesbuiltofcards@gmail.com
    www.housesbuiltofcards.blogspot.com

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  22. Really love the corrugated heart. Seems very fitting for the doggy card. Sweet.
    <3 J

    jwoolbright at gmail dot com

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