Monday, May 31, 2021

Your Kindness is Appreciated

Hi Crafty Friends,
We are spotlighting some of the FABULOUS stamp sets from Your Next Stamp that are ON SALE NOW! I am showing off the Flowers and Smiles Stamp set which has this darling little mouse and tons of cute flowers. Head to the store to grab it for HALF OFF.

Make Crafty Friends Q & A:
Q: What have you done today that is kind?
A: Me? I complimented someone in the grocery store.


Supplies:
Your Next Stamp Flowers & Smiles Stamp Set
Your Next Stamp Stitched Rectangle Frame Dies
Lawn Fawn Stitched Rectangle Frame


Sunday, May 30, 2021

May Blog Comment Winner & June's Prize

    It's May Winner Time! 

Thank you EVERYONE for your kind comments and answering my "Make Crafty Friends Q & A" I love reading your responses because everyone is so amazing and kind!

Mr. Random Picked Blog Post number 28 out of 41 which was this post Titled: Leapin' Lions Your How Old?


 
There were 11 Comments on this Post (Thank You Everyone)


The Winner is #6: Karen Ladd
Congratulations Karen! Please email me at meghan.kennihan@gmail.com with your email address to claim your prize by June 10th or I will do a re-draw! 

May's Prize for Karen was: 
 
 
Please keep the kind comments coming and share with your friends!
Don't forget to follow me on Instagram @MadeByMeghanK for more giveaways! 

June's Prize is.....



Saturday, May 29, 2021

NEW Stamp Company: Ink N' Splatter- Party Gnome

Hi Crafty Friends,
I am SO EXCITED to introduce you to a NEW Stamp Company Ink N' Splatter! This NEW company is presented by Digi Doodle Studios and is full of darling clear stamps, stencils, and papers. I will be sharing A LOT of inspiration with all the new products in the next few days. I started yesterday with the Udderly Fabulous Pairables Stamp Set and Cow Hide Stencil. And today I am sharing the Party Gnome, Balloon Party Stencil, and Cloudy Day Stencil

Make Crafty Friends Q & A:
Q: Do you still have balloons at your birthday?
A: Me? No, I don't think I have gotten a balloon in 10+ years

Card #1: Party Gnome in the Cloudy Sky



Card #2: Party Gnome in a Balloon Sky



Supplies
Party Gnome Stamp Set
Balloon Party Stencil
Cloudy Day Stencil
Lawn Fawn Stitched Rectangle Dies
Lawn Fawn Stitched Circle Dies

Challenges:
Color Crazy Challenge #21: Anything Goes
Scrapping4Fun Challenge #193: Male/Father's Day/ Masculine
Word Art Wednesday Weeks #493-494

Friday, May 28, 2021

Kat Scrappiness Spring Release! Thinking of You

Hi Crafty Friends,
It's time for the SPRING RELEASE from Kat Scrappiness! We have SO MANY gorgeous sentiment with shadow dies, NEW Mini Slimline Dies, and scene dies to share with you. Today, I am sharing the NEW Thinking of You with Shadow Die on the NEW Mini Slimline Stitched Scalloped Die

Make Crafty Friends Q & A:
Q: Who have you been thinking about lately?
A: Me? My cute niece and nephew who I can't wait to see this summer!


 
 

I would be so grateful if you use the affiliate links  to grab your Kat Scrappiness Goodies! No extra cost to you!

Supplies:
Kat Scrappiness Mini Slimline Stitched Scalloped Dies
Kat Scrappiness Thinking of You with Shadow Die
Kat Scrappiness Missing You with Shadow Die
Kat Scrappiness Watermelon Sprinkles
Kat Scrappiness Strawberry Shortcake Sprinkles
Kat Scrappiness Mini Slimline Acetate

Don't forget to subscribe, follow, and comment on my blog for your chance to win my May Prize (see right panel) and for more giveaways and inspiration follow me on Instagram @MadeByMeghanK

Challenges:
Word Art Wednesday Weeks #493-494
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge: Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge: Frame It


 

 

 


New Stamp Company! Ink N' Splatter- Udderly Fabulous Pairables

Hi Crafty Friends,
I am SO EXCITED to introduce you to a NEW Stamp Company Ink N' Splatter! This NEW company is presented by Digi Doodle Studios and is full of darling clear stamps, stencils, and papers. I will be sharing A LOT of inspiration with all the new products in the next few days. I LOVE this company and all the designs! Today, I am sharing two cards using the Udderly Fabulous Pairables Stamp Set and Cow Hide Stencil.

Make Crafty Friends Q & A:
Q: What do you think about Ink N' Splatter? Visit the site and let me know!
A: Me? LOVE LOVE LOVE

Card #1: Have an Udderly Fabulous Day




Supplies:
Udderly Fabulous Pairables Stamp Set
Cow Hide Stencil
Kat Scrappiness Stitched Circle Die
Twine

Card #2: Live like Someone Left the Gate Open





Supplies:
Udderly Fabulous Pairables Stamp Set
Cow Hide Stencil
Kat Scrappiness Stitched Wavy Wonky Circle Die
Gina K Bubblegum Glitter Gel

Challenges:
Polkadoodles Challenge #22: Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge: Anything Goes 
Scrapping 4 Fun Challenge #193: Male/Masculine
Word Art Wednesday Weeks #493-494
AAA Birthday Cards #25: Birthday
Creative Craft Cottage Challenge #140: Use A Ribbon or Bow (Bow)

Just Keep Flying

Hi Crafty Friends,
Are you ready for a new Fun Friday challenge at Your Next Stamp? Challenge #165 is "Summer Sunset"! I created a Sunset Background with Distress Oxide Inks and added matching butterflies from the Your Next Stamp's Spread Your Wings Stamp Set.The jewels add an extra sparkle to this summery sky.

Make Crafty Friends Q & A:
Q: Where did you see your favorite Sunset?
A: Me? Pentwater, Michigan (see below)


Supplies:
Your Next Stamp Spread Your Wings Stamp Set
Penny Black Stitched Edge Rectangle Die
Kat Scrappiness Jewels

Comment on the Your Next Stamp Blog Post, Your Next Stamp Facebook Page, and Your Next Stamp Instagram for a chance to win a free stamp set, comments must be left by June 2nd and don't forget to comment on the Facebook Group and Instagram. The challenge runs through June 10th at midnight EST. Enter on the YNS Blog and you can win a $15 Gift Card and an extra $5 if your project uses YNS Products. I can't wait to see what you create!

Challenges:
Word Art Wednesday Weeks #493-494
Polkadoodles Challenge #22: Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge: Anything Goes
Double Trouble Challenge #84: It's A You Day
Stinkin Inkers: Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
    

Stamplorations Spring Fling

Thursday, May 27, 2021

Beautiful Pinwheel Emma

Hi Crafty Friends,
I am sharing a Pinwheel card with a Pinwheel image from Paper Nest Dolls. This is Emma with Pinwheel. I paper pieced a pinwheel background to match her red and purple outfit.

Make Crafty Friends Q & A:
Q: When is the last time you blew on a pinwheel?
A: Me? Do they even make those anymore? I think like when I was 5?!?



Don't forget to subscribe, follow, and comment on my blog for your chance to win my May Prize (see right panel) and for more giveaways and inspiration follow me on Instagram @MadeByMeghanK

Supplies:
Paper Nest Dolls Emma with Pinwheel

C.C Designs Sunburst Die
Stamplorations Beautiful Die
Glossy Accents


Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Birthday Paws

 Hi Crafty Friends,
I have a CAS Birthday Card for you today using a darling paw embossing folder, Stamplorations Birthday Die, and Kraftin' Kimmie's Cuddles the Puppy Stamp set!

Make Crafty Friends Q & A:
Q: Do you like using embossing folders?
A: Me? Yes, I love the texture they make



Supplies:
Kraftin' Kimmie Cuddles the Puppy
Gina Marie Distressed Edge Die
Kat Scrappiness Wavy Wonky Rectangle Die
Stamplorations Slim Sentiment Dies
Darice Paw Embossing Folder

Challenges:
Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge: Frame It
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge: Anything Goes
AAA Card Challenge #190 Birthday
AAA Birthday Challenge #25
Die Cut Divas Bingo (Red, Embossing Folder, Uneven Edge)
Word Art Wednesday Weeks #493-494

Stamplorations CAS Challenge


Monday, May 24, 2021

Man's Best Friend

 Hi Crafty Friends,
I am sharing two puppy cards with you today. One, I made using Penny Black's Man's Best Friends Stamp set and the second is from Newton's Nook Puppy Pals.

Make Crafty Friends Q & A:
Q: Do you have a pet that is a best friend? What is his/her name?
A: Me? Yes, my puppy Maddie



Supplies:
Penny Black Man's Best Friend Stamp Set
Gina Marie Inside Out Stitched Scalloped Die
Echo Park Puppy Paper Pad

Card #2: Friend's Fur-ever



Supplies:
Newton's Nook Puppy Pals Stamp Set
Lawn Fawn Stitched Rectangle Dies
Echo Park Puppy Paper Pad

Challenges:
Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Frame It
Penny Black and Friends Saturday Challenge May
Gem of A Challenge #11: Anything Goes
As You Like It Challenge: Fav Coloring Medium and Why (Copic Markers because I love how they blend and their HUGE variety of colors)
AAA Birthday Challenge #25


Lawn Fawn Travel: Beach & Waves

Hi Crafty Friends,
I'm playing along with the Lawn Fawnatics Travel Challenge with a place I want to be... on the beach or in the water! It's getting hot in Chicago and I would rather be on vacation by the beach.

Make Crafty Friends Q & A:
Q: Where do you like to vacation?
A: Me? I used to LOVE going to Pentwater, Michigan on the beach of Lake Michigan.





Supplies:
Lawn Fawn One in A Chameleon
Lawn Fawn Jaw-some
Lawn Fawn Flamingo

Challenges:
Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Frame It
Allsorts Challenge 12th Birthday Bright & Happy & Sunny Colors
Cut It Up Challenge #226 Nature

Stamplorations Stamps & Wings