Monday, 13 January 2020

Customizing Stamped Images - Pretty Pink Posh 6th Anniversary Blog Hop



Welcome to Day 1 of the Pretty Pink Posh birthday blog hops (hop details below)!


We have a new release and there's lots of gifts and goodies for you too!


I made 4 Happy Birthday cards using the new Party Pals set - if you look closely, you'll see that each card has at least one 'altered' image - I made a video showing how easy it is to add (and take away) details to customize and personalize your cards!





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We'll be giving away a total of 6 $50 Gift Codes over the 3 days of Blog Hops, so be sure to comment below for a chance to win!



113 comments:

Deni(se) said...

These are all so bright and cheerful and the shaped black border REALLY makes everything POP!

Lisa Byers said...

Love all of your bright, happy cards!! Great designs and awesome coloring!!

Cindy said...

Lovely cards!

Subhashini said...

Your videos are super fun to watch!! Thanks for the awesome cards and inspiration

Isabel Z said...

Thank you for the time and effort that you put into your videos!

Jo Malicoat said...

What a great bunch of cards you put together there, they are all so fun and your coloring is gorgeous!

MadeByMeghanK said...

Ooooo I love all the critters and the framing you did with the black!!!!!!!!

Natalie said...

Great ideas on altering the images to get more use. All your cards are so adorable!
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Nana Griffin said...

Lovely ideas for altering the stamps. Always love seeing different ways to use the same stamps.

Lauryne Cunningham said...

Your cards are so cute! I love all the pen detail that you added- what a fantastic idea!

Anna said...

The cards are so cute and colorful.

brandco2450@gmail.com said...

This is a super set of cards, beautifully done!
All I need is the Party Pals stamp set!

Phyllis Freese said...

Adorable cards for someone special's birthday. The black border around your cards really make the images pop.

sharon g said...

Just adorable. I love all of the animals! And the little bit of stenciling is great.

Karthikha said...

What a wonderful set of cards! Love all the critters and the black frames! <3

Unknown said...

Love all your cards. I so appreciate your tips on stretching supplies. I think sometimes I let myself get intimidated and worry about messing up. I don't know why since I would be the only one to see it and I can always start over!! Those details really add to the cards.

Cindi said...

Gorgeous cards! I love the frames. Such great designs!

Mirella said...

These are wonderful! Love them all - such cuties!

Cynthia Cole said...

Such cute and clever birthday cards!

Angela said...

Love the adorable birthday cards. So cute.

Kailash said...

Beautifully crafted cards!

Lagene said...

Adorable creations! I especially love the wobbly lion card, too FUN!

cm said...

OHMYSTARS, Ardyth...your quartet of cards are adorable, delightful and smile-making! Your video is enlightening and engaging; love the 'alterations' that add so much impact! I'm 'supposed' to be on a spending freeze, but...I may need to shift that to February so I can bring some of this new release into my collection! Thank you for the mega-watt smiles this morning!
hugs~c

Eve N said...

These cards are so adorable! Love the little details & slight alterations you made to make the images really pop!

Raga Senthil said...

What a lovely set of cards! Thanks for showing us ideas on stretching stamps! Absolutely enjoyed watching your video. So delightful! ������

Jenn said...

Your cards are a bright inspration. Love every one of them

jusaweecatnap said...

Such fun designs.

Martha Herrera said...

Such gorgeous cards! Love them all.
Thanks for sharing.

Mary Holshouser said...

Great to add or delete some aspect
of a stamp so you get exactly what
you want. Love the cards.
thanks for sharing
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Heather M said...

Fabulous set of birthday cards! Thanks for the great video and tips for altering your images. Your critters and frames are perfect together. Thanks for creating and sharing!

Chandhini said...

Lovely cards, off to watch the tutorial.

Farhana S said...

Always so creative!!!

Janis said...

Such sweet and colorful cards!! The critters are so fun and adorable.
<3 J

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Tami B said...

These are all really cute & the use of the black really makes them pop.

Emma S. said...

So festive. I really like those party pals!!

Amy C. said...

I love all these cute critters and the celebratory theme.

Susan Y said...

All so adorable!

Patti Bailey said...

Ardyth, these are precious!!! They are just plain and simple FUN!!! cards! I love them!

bzyPTmom said...

These cards are so cute--love all the lovely critters and happy colors of your cards.

sparkling stamper said...

Love all your critter cards!

Andre M. said...

Your cards are so fun and festive! Thanks for sharing your tips and the technique video.

Becca Yahrling said...

So fun! So festive! So cute that I can't even pick a favorite.

Denise Mlady said...

These cards are adorable! Thanks for the tips on changing the original image, looks great and not too hard.

NatQuebec said...

Such adorable cards. Thanks for the vidéo.

DeniseHB said...

These are cheerful birthday cards and the additions both expand the use of your stamps and make your cards truly one of a kind! I am using some of your tips right now on a card that I am making! thanks.

Missi said...

these are sooooo cute, love the critters and the fun colors.

Jackie S said...

Fantastic ideas. I never think to change up my stamps

Betty said...

all your cards are colored so beautifully, Ardyth - love them all!

jordanbev5@yahoo.com said...

Fabulous video and cards!! Great description on changing the images ever so slightly! Great idea with the blank canvases to becoming presents with bows!! You are so clever! Love that idea!
Beverly Jordan
@jordanbev5 on IG

Edith Demshar said...

Love your style and colors,Ardyth! These are just super cute and super fun! Love them all!

Shar Z said...

The black frames give them that special touch.

Jeanne Beam said...

I love all of your adorable cards! Awesome colors...
Thanks for sharing.

Janet D. said...

What a lovely collection of cards!

Mary-Anne V said...

Wonderful birthday Cards you created the images are so cute.

Beverly Perdue said...

The party friends is one of my favorite sets! Thanks for the great tip on customizing the stamps!

StampinwithAnita said...

Fun cards and I love your coloring!

cghundley said...

Oh such fun cards!
Carla from Utah

cynthia said...

These are all so cute. I especially like the colors on the lion card.

Carol McCready said...

your cards are so sweet. I love this new release.

Connie said...

Wow Ardyth :) Thanks so much for helping us stretch our stamp collection...love your cards and your video too!!! Thanks for inspiring me :)

Niki said...

Awesome collection of cards! I love that lion peeking out from the present!

Denise Bryant said...

Adorable birthday cards! love the cute critters and the cake! Happy Birthday to PPP!

kiwimeskreations said...

What sweet cards Ardyth, and thank you so much for your inspiration regarding extending the scope of our stamps
Blessings
Maxine

Unknown said...

Such a great idea with altering stamps I never would of thought to do this thank you for sharing ur cards are so sweet

Kaylene Matyas said...

These cards are so amazing. Love all the little extra additions to the stamped images. So much creativity.

Waldo said...

Very cute cards, love your ideas to stretch your stamps. Thanks for sharing

Susan B. said...

What sweet and fun cards! Thanks for the tutorial!

CandyraeT said...

What a great idea to add a little to images. Thanks for the video. Your cards are so bright and fun!

choman9912@aol.com said...

Cards are so cute! I love that you altered the images to make them your own!

Natalie Winterstein said...

So cute! Thank you for sharing a neat way to stretch our supplies!

Heather said...

These are super cute! Love the lion popping out of the present, so fun!!

Nana Griffin said...

A wonderful bunch of cards. Good job!

Cyndi said...

I love that adorable Party Friends set and you've done a wonderful job showcasing it. Great cards.

Linda BL said...

Love all 4 cards, but especially the one starring the mice. Your cards are absolutely adorable!

Lindar C said...

Lots of great tips for customizing the stamps, and your cards are so cute.

NinaS said...

Beautiful cards. Love all the critters.

Stacey Kowbel said...

Fantastic cards! I love the bright colours!

Catherine said...

Such cute cards! I can't decide which one is my favorite - maybe the one with the mice!

jeanneragan said...

Oh, I enjoyed your video SO much! I just wish it was LONGER! I loved the way you altered those images. You are very talented. Great job on this cute release.

Daria Z. said...

All three are such adorable and happy cards!! I love the presents behind the lion - a great background!

Shanikka Renee Gilbert said...

I love the tips you shared for adding to stamped images, they were simple, yet make such a huge difference!! Thank you so much for sharing!!

Ashley Ebben said...

Super cute group of cards!

Margarita Navarro-Rivera said...

Wonderful group of cards! Thanks for the video!

Lori said...

Great card designs!

Sue D said...

Cute cards and thanks for all the tips on altering the stamped images. I like your use of stencils too.

Jen P said...

Such a delightful collection of cards! They are fabulous!

Kathy Mc said...

Your attention to detail is outstanding, and so are your easy-to-follow videos. Love these cards and altering tips!

Melissa said...

Super creative ways to add extras to the stamps. I've also drawn in some custom gift wrap a time or two. ;) Changing the signs into presents is a great idea to make the cards for a birthday or another gift giving occasion. Are those little guys foxes? I really thought they were raccoons...LOL

Lee said...

Great set of cards you created! So festive!

Karen said...

Happy 6th Birthday! Love your new release!

Deb B. said...

love these cards and the way you changed the images. Always a great reminder to see how we can alter our stamped images.

Jen P said...

Wow! What a fun video you created with great ideas. (perhaps a little intimidating to me if I'm honest but I loved seeing how you altered things!) Your cards all turned out darling! Thank you for sharing!

Dee Earnshaw said...

love your fun critter cards - thanks for sharing

Kelly B. said...

I love this release!

Kelsey Thomas said...

These are adorable! :)

Sue McRae said...

What a great set of cards with those cute critters!

Lucy E. said...

Your cards are so colorful
and festive!

Lotte Jessen said...

4 gorgeous cards. Beautiful coloring 👌❤

janlesiak said...

Adorable cards!

LIZARD said...

First off, I like the teaser about how you changed all the images slightly! A great way to keep us on our toes! Second, I really dig the black border you have added to all four of your cards. That really makes the coloring pop if you ask me! Looking forward to the video and seeing if I picked out the changes you made to make your cards more special! Happy Birthday PPP!

Paula B said...

Wonderful coloring technique.

Julie W said...

I, like Ms Latevola, am blown away! What a great way to demonstrate the many unexpected ways to use the release elements-- and you've got my wheels turning for other things I should be seeing when I look at what I already have... on top of raising my interest in this PPP release! Thanks so much!

Kathy Dippner said...

Awesome cards! I love the party friends set and fabulous coloring.

DorothyA said...

They are all so cute! Thanks for the tutorial.

Ginger said...

Super cute cards! You sure went all out! The coloring is great too!

Nandini said...

These cards are so cute and sweet! And thanks for the valuable tips.

Anneleise Hampson said...

Love that adorable little lion!!

Annette Reed said...

Wonderful cards. The alterations look great and make the images more festive and fun. These images are so cute. I definitely want them.

Laurie2cats said...

Cute cards, fantastic coloring, and great tips!

Kentucky Daisy said...

These cards are fantastic!! Thanks for sharing these fun designs!

Wendi J said...

Cute cards. Thanks for the "how to" in your video.

Brenda Rohlfing Simpson said...

The Party Pals set is fabulous and you demonstrated that well! Your designs are so sweet! I like all the colorful ways you placed the critters and cake within the black frames to really draw attention to them! I like your cards!

Dana M said...

Adorable cards! Fabulous designs and lovely coloring.