Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge #364


Welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge !! Thank you for joining us for the Birthday Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too :-)

This week the challenge is...

Let's Do the Polka

 We are using Lawn Fawn products this week. You don't have to use them to join in but if you have some, we love to see them used :-)

I made this card for my daughter Stephanie who has a thing about Otter. She said that watching Otter You Tube videos (see here) make her happy and smiley!

When she found out Lawn Fawn's Otterly Great Birthday, she urged me to "just get it".
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 Stephanie rarely encourages me to get stamps (because I do know how! LOL)....but this stamp set? They are otterly different. 
Have an otterly great birthday (Apr. 13th)
 Using polka dots on pattern paper seems like the perfect ting to do. You get colors and patterns all in one. With the extra otter images, I made a tag, too. 

each day is new
Now if you are like Stephanie, you otter look into getting this stamp and die combo. There is nothing else like the otterly cute otter

As always, Simon Says Stamp will be giving away a $50 voucher to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp Store!
So now it's YOUR turn ! Happy Crafting !!
There are fabulous Give Aways and inspiration from fabulous designers on a daily basis over on the Simon Says Stamp Blog . If you haven't subscribed by email, you may want to do so you don't miss out.
You have until Wed. 8am Eastern Time to join in :-)
Do you use Instagram ?  If so please add  #ssswchallenge to your challenge entry uploads so we can see them on there too !
I hope you check out the DT's work!  I can't wait to see what you create!!
Thanks for stopping by!  
  For your next purchase over Simon Says Stamp, use code: 5CASH to get $5 off (expires April 15).


Rahmat said...

Lovely paper piecing Virginia, as always a great make with some super cheery colors!

Lin said...

Love the story behind these adorable creatons, Virginia! Otters ARE pretty cute!

conil said...

Otterly terrific. Stephanie's right; these charming little creatures are always entertaining. Love to watch them myself. Your card and tag reflects that...who wouldn't love otters and polka dots. They cute, sweet and playful.

Karen B. said...

These are so adorable!

Marlena M. said...

How cute is this??? I love it Virginia, both cards are darling~

Heather said...

A gorgeous card and tag Virginia!!, a lovely design with super spotting!! Your image is adorable fun dear on the bellum and fabulous details!!

Heather x

Linda W. (ScrappinBari) said...

Darling otter cards, Virgina - every bit as cute as the real critters! I enjoyed the video Stephanie recommended too!!

Harriet said...

The video is really excellent. My husband, while golfing in Florida many years ago, was fortunate to observe an otter eating while swimming in a pond. Your card should bring a smile to Stephanie. Who would ever think and otter stamp and die would ever be made....thank you Lawn Fawn. Love the dots.

Stephanie Leykauf said...

Super fun paper piecing, Virginia! Love it!!

Simon Says Stamp!

Lisa said...

How CUTE!!!

Claire Grantham said...

Love your card, love the patterned clouds. A friend just gifted me this set, as I call my hubby the otter..long story ;) So it will be christened to make his birthday card. Cx

Jo Nevill said...

Fabulous card Virginia, I love everything about this card, what a fun scene ! x