Saturday, March 22, 2014

Craftin Desert Divas Stamp Release Blog Hop!

Welcome to our 2 day Craftin Desert Diva's stamp release party and blog hop!!! The big day is finally here!! This is the Grand Opening of the Craftin Desert Diva's Shop!!!

Craftin Desert Divas Shop

We have a new Craftin Desert Divas Shop and be sure to check on the Craftin Desert Divas Gallery on Facebook!

Here they are...
Punny -  you can purchase them HERE

Teenage Dream - You can purchase HERE

Summer Lovin' - You can purchase HERE

Now if you came here from Lisa from A Mermaid's Crafts then you are in the right spot. It not, you will want to start at the beginning with Tara.  A complete blog line up is located for you below my post in case you get lost along the way.

And now for my project....

For my project I used the sentiment "a Trunk full of love" from the Punny stamp set.  You can purchase it in the store HERE.  I just love this set!  It has such cute sentiments on it.  The adorable elephant is from Pretty Paper, Pretty Ribbons.  I am entering this card into Pretty Paper, Pretty Ribbons "Just For Kids" challenge and Little Scrap Pieces Show It Off Saturday linky party.

I am the last one in the hop and I hope you enjoyed all the amazing creations by the design team!  Be sure to hop with us tomorrow!!!  Tara is giving away one stamp set each day of this hop. So the more you comment the more chances you have to win.

We also have a couple more wonderful sponsors...

KaDoodle Bug Designs - $25 in reg priced patterns.

Too Cute by Jessica -  $25 in Reg priced patterns.

Blog Hop Lineup:

Tara -
Kathy -
Shelly -
Sukie -
Krystle -
Mayra -
Michelle -
Jessica -
Lisa -
Karen - (That's me!)

Tara -

Melissa @ KaDoodle Bug Designs -
Georgiana -
Jessi -
Michelle B -
Robin -
Melissa -
Emily -
Lori -
Migdalia -


  1. This is so stinkin' adorable, Karen!! That has to be the cutest elephant!! I love her bow!! The papers and embossing are just fabulous!! Absolutely perfect image and design for the sentiment!! Love, love it!! I'm so happy to be hopping with you today :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  2. OMG!! This is Too darn cute!!
    Love all your critter friends!!
    You have inspired me so much!!!
    Have a wonderful day,
    *Crafting With Creative M*

  3. I collect elephants so I had to smile when I saw your elephant. He is darling. Great card.

  4. This is just adorable. Love that elephant and those papers you used. Thank you so much for being a part of the CDD team.

  5. SUPER cute card! How can you not fall in love with this adorable elephant! The papers are so fun and love the adorable sentiment! Awesome card!
    Sherrie K

  6. Cute, Cute,Cute!!! I love this elephant with her little bow!!! She is so cute! And I love her hearts coming from her trunk. Absolutely perfect with the sentiment!!! Such a fun way to end today's portion of the hop!!!

  7. I love love love this card. That elephant is so cute, the papers are so vibrant and of course the sentiment is awesome.

  8. When my granddaughter was 2 years old, the first animal she loved (and drew on my wall) was an elephant. She would love this card. Very cute.

  9. So adorable Karen!!!! Love this elephant and I adore the colors!!!
    What a great day, so excited for today!

  10. Karen,
    Wow, you found just the perfect image ,It seems to have been made just for this sentiment. Love the embossing and background papers. Great card!!

  11. Super cute, especially that elephant.

  12. A trunk full of love is an awesome sentiment combined with the darling elephant - TFS!
    Mama Lovebug

  13. Cute card love the papers,thanks for the fun hop. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

  14. This is the cutest little elephant.
    Thanks for sharing your sweet card.
    Crafty hugs,

  15. I am absolutely awed!! Beautiful creations by the entire team, too. Thank you for sharing your amazing talent.

  16. Super cute and the sentiment is perfect!

  17. Karen, this is adorable! (I was just looking at that file today, too!) What a fun and whimsical take on that sweet sentiment! :o) I love the colors you used and the fun background. The embossing is gorgeous! Lovely work, my friend! This looks like such a fun set to play with. :o) Have a happy day!

    Hugs and blessings,

  18. Such a sweet elephant. Like your patterned paper and fun sentiment.

    marg0006 at verizon dot net

  19. What a great card, love the elephant and your papers.

  20. SO dang cute! I love this elephant cut and the colors and design are PERFECT! Beautiful job on this adorable card! Hugs- Glora

  21. This is the cutest card! I love the background paper (or is it washi?) and that is the most adorable elephant I've ever seen!!


  22. OMGosh that elephant is just too cute!! Love the beautiful papers you have paired up on this card and of course that sentiment is just too perfect. Hugs

  23. Karen, your elephant is adorable!!! Your carf turned out super cute & showcased the sentiment perfectly!!! I'm so excited to be DTing w/ you & thankful for new friendships!!! (:

  24. I love the elephant, your card is adorable

  25. Gotta smile at this one! Your card is super adorable! and with the perfect sentiment.

  26. Oh how sweet
    and I love
    the whole
    Carla from Utah

  27. How cute is that elephant!! Just love your card and the sentiment is perfect!


  28. I LOVE this card!!! it's so cute and colorful

  29. oh my goodness, is this ever adorable....I love elephants! So cute!

  30. What a beautiful card! I *heart* elephants. Your papers and sketch are wonderful and inspiring.

  31. Oh I love this, what a great little elephant!

  32. super cute card Karen!! Thanks for linking it up with the PPPR "kids" challenge this month!!
    PPPR dt

  33. This is just so sweet! I love the colors you chose and the details you added. Thank you so much for playing along with our PPPR Just for Kids Challenge this month. :)