What is a pig's scariest movie?
Hamityville Horror

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Hoedown Half Way..

We are halfway through our Hoedown Challenge where the theme for this month is SUMMER, we so look forward to seeing all your fabulous entries, and there is a prize of a free Hambo Stamps digi image up for grabs. Here are a couple more cards to inspire you to get into that Sizzling Hot Summer Spirit....

Lyn's super cool card using the COOL CAT available in rubber stamp and digi image.

Jane's tantastic tag using the HAMMOCK PIGCRAB, and BIG CRAB rubber stamps

Soooo I hope you have been inspired enough to enter our SUMMER themed challenge, please link up your project HERE

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Happy Bird-Day!

Bacon Bit Juliana, here, today!

I just LOVE the image, Bird Pants!
It cracks me up! (and reminds me of one or two people)
This card was made using a 3D paper piecing technique.

The image is three layers "tall" in some places, and only one in others.  Foam tape separates the layers.

He is ready to PARTAY!

Speaking of parties...
... Have you played along with the Hambo Hoedown yet??

Our challenge this month is SUMMER!!
Click HERE for more information!

Thanks for stopping by the Hoedown, today!

Card Details:
Image: Bird Pants a digi from Hambo Stamps;
Coloring Medium: Copic and Shinhan markers;
Papers: Basic Grey designer papers; kraft and white cardstocks;
Accessories: Spelbinders die, foam tape, sequins,  twine and Stickles;

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Here comes the Summer!!

My oh my!!! where has the time gone!! Our first Monthly Hoedown Challenge  has been greatly received and it has been fabulous to see all your beautiful creations, wow!!! you are a talented lot. I was going to say "Alas.. there can only be one winner"!!  but..... we are making an exception this month and having TWO winners.....Yaaaaaay!!! ..so our two winners for the Hambo Hoedown Flower Challenge goes to 

Her ah-may-zing pop up box card, made, using the FLOATING PIG image (available in digi, rubber and clear stamps) is fabulous!!!   the second winner is....

Love love love her GERANIUM card with its wonderful stitching.

So, congratulations girls, you can grab your TWO free digi images by emailing Monica at info@hambostamps.com

Now onto our next Monthly Hoedown Challenge!!! This months theme is SUMMER. Yep, not that we have had much evidence of it here in England!! but June is the start of Summer, and, only another 17 days til the longest day!!!! eh!!! so lets all get happy crafting and incorporate a summer theme in your project, there are TWO free digi images up for grabs. 
Now here is some inspiration from the Bacon Bits..


Juliana using ICE-CREAM MAN

Jeannie using BUTTERFLY BABY

Jane using BIG CRAB 

Please link your challenge projects using the inlinkz button below. If you are uploading to an online gallery, use HamboHoedown1402 as your keywords so we can find your creations. If you are using a Hambo image, add Hambo as a keyword too! 

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Hello There!

Hello There and Welcome to June! 

Before we let go of May though, we still have a few more days of Hoedown left and of course there is the Rubber Stamp Chat's Spring Virtual Convention! 

Now thru Monday, June 2 you can enjoy 30% off of ALL regular-priced items, plus deeper discounts on retiring stamps and stamp supplies. note: Sale is for in-stock items only, with no back-orders available. 

For digital orders, use code "RSC30" during checkout for the 30% discount to be applied. Click here to go shopping.

Image recipe: This Hambo cutie is called Reptile.The background paper is watercolor paper and distressed paint and the circle DP is digi paper. The little guy was colored with Copics [YG03, YG61, YG63, YG67, R12, R14, R17, E79, B01, B02, B04, B06]...circle, rectangle and backdrop dies pull it all together with a simple layout -

Have a happy day! Thanks for stopping by!