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Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Sneak Peek - School Zone

Today we continue the July stamp release over at
Craftin Desert Divas!!!
AND we have some exciting news to share with you!!!
Tara has added some lovely images from
Trina Clark to go with her sentiments!!!
These images will also come with a matching
SVG cut file that is FREE to you.

There are a few specials during this release as well!
Every purchase Receives a FREE Too Cute by Jessica
SVG pattern Made especially for this release!!!

Any minimum 2 Stamp purchase will receive a FREE mini stamp.
Both stamp & pattern will be revealed during the hop!
Also, there will be a sale 20% off your ENTIRE purchase
using code: JULY starting on Friday.
The free mini stamp & sale will end Aug.1, 2014.

So let's continue on with the sneak peeks!

Today is Day 3 of Craftin Desert Divas July stamp release!
Each day we will be giving you a sneak peek
at one of the five new stamp sets.
Then, on Friday and Saturday, we will have a blog hop
with prizes each day.
There are some amazing creations being
shared today during this stamp release.
We also have some special guest designers who will be joining us!!! 

Today we are showcasing the School Zone stamp set.

All of the new stamps are 4x6 and Made in the USA.
Stamps will be available to order on Friday.

We hope you will stop by the  Craftin Desert Divas Shop
and the Craftin Desert Divas Gallery Facebook group.
We would love for you to join us and share your creations with us
using Craftin Desert Diva's stamps.
In this group we first show previews, have giveaways and much more!

Here is my project:
I used Create A Friend for my card.
The face comes from PKS Everyday Face Assortment.
The Trendy Twine color is Blueberry.
My paper comes from DCWV School Days Stack.

I LOVE this stamp that Tara came up with- it's so clever!
I used Color Box Frost White Pigment Ink to stamp it
on the black chalkboard.

Sneak Peek Giveaway!!

All you have to do is leave a comment on each of our blogs!
You are NOT required to comment on EVERY SINGLE blog,
but the more you comment on, the better chance you have for winning!!
Just click on the DT's blog page name to get to their blog.

The winners will all be announced in a few days
once Tara's blog resolves some of the issues it's been having.
The winners will be picked from a different blog every day,
so be sure to visit and leave comments.
Tara is giving you a few extra days to make comments :)

Thanks for checkin' in!!!


  1. I agree....great saying. Love your paper choices.

  2. Sah-weet card! Love the sentiment!

  3. Aaaw, what a super sweet card! I LOVE, LOVE the sentiment:)
    Sherrie K

  4. What an adorable card! I love the sentiment too!

  5. This is so adorable, Emily!! I love the teacher!! The papers you used are perfect!! And the design with the sentiment on the blackboard is perfect!! Love it!! Have a great day :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  6. This is awesome!!! everything coordinates perfectly!!!

  7. This is a perfect card !!! I love the design , the cute teacher and the design is wonderful !!! Hope you have a wonderful day !!

  8. Super cute, I love the sentiment on this card!

  9. Super cute and
    a fun card!
    Carla from Utah

  10. Aw what a CUTE card. Love how you added the sentiment to the chalkboard. Thanks so much for sharing.
    Crafty hugs,

  11. She's cute!! That's still one of my favorite papers packs to use for school projects...wish I had more backups!

  12. oh I love this sentiment!!! Your card is awesome!!

  13. Great job! I LOVE this stamp, black chalkboard, the design , the cute teacher, wonderful . TFS.

  14. Such a great card and as you know a perfect cut for that sentiment. Awesome job.

  15. You are so right Emily super clever stamp And you used it perfectly. Such a cute and cool card!!! Love that paper too!!! T.F.I

  16. Your card is so colorful and simply perfect for school!

  17. Love this adorable school themed card! Cute Cute blackboard. Love the papers too! Love the new stamp and how you showed it off on the blackboard. LOVE!

  18. Love this! Love how it all came together! So very cute :)

  19. Like the school chalkboard scene. School will be starting back up in Aug. My daughter graduated from college in May & is looking for a job/career. Her animation film is being showcased at the Hallmark Crown Center in KC, Kansas in Aug and she is going there. Maybe a job/career opportunity will come from it.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  20. Oh this is so cute! I just love chalkboard images!!