Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Your Next Stamp Challenge~Bookmark It and Some Exciting News!!!

Hello!  We have a new Your Next Stamp Challenge for you today, and this time the super sweet and talented Chris has challenged us to make a bookmark!  I decided to use this adorable image from the YNS set Space Boy.  Here is a close up:

My daughter is in Kindergarten this year, and is just learning how to read.  She is doing soooooo well!!!  One of her assignments is to write down how many minutes of reading she does each day, and to write down the book titles as she completes each book.  I think it would be so fun to make a bookmark for each of her classmates!  Although, I was really excited about showing her this one, and she said  "But mom, I already have a bookmark."  Her bookmark is strip of printer paper that says reading is fun.  There are no astromauts or sparkly stars or stitching or distressing or fun ribbon or dimension on her bookmark, and her mom didn't make it just for her!  Oh well.  Maybe the other kids in her class would like it:)
We hope you'll play along with us and as always we have not one, but two fabulous prizes for you to win!

1. Winner – one lucky winner, chosen by, will win $10 in YNS Stamp Bucks (to spend on YNS stamps) and the Winner Blinkie to proudly display on their blog!

2. Top Pick – one lucky entry, chosen by Chris, will win $5 in YNS Stamp Bucks (to spend on YNS stamps) and the Top Pick Blinkie to proudly display on their blog! [NB You must use a YNS stamp on your creation to be eligible to win the Top Pick prize].

Onto my exciting news!  I was invited to be a full fledged DT member for Really Reasonable Ribbon!!!!  I am sooooo excited and I just LOVE RRR!  Thank you so much for the opportunity, Bonnie! 

Beginning in November I will be posting on the RRR Blog every Saturday:)  If you haven't joined the RRR blog, you really should, because we have daily postings and awesome tutorials showing different ways to use ribbon!

That's it for me:)  Thank you so much for stopping by and have a wonderful day!

Stamps:  Your Next Stamp Space Boy
Paper:  PTI Summer Sunrise, New Leaf, DCWV All About Boys dp
Ink:  Memento Tuxedo Black, Copics, Ranger Tea Dye Distress Ink
Accessories:  PTI Tag Sale 1 Die, New Leaf Ribbon, Twine, Dimensionals, SU Border Punch, Fiskars Star Punch, Stardust Stickles, Sewing Machine


sallysbitz2 said...

What a great bookmark xx

Kids are sooo funny in what they say & do Lol
It's a great idea to make one for all her class mates (that'll keep you busy!)

Congrats on your full time post on RRR, I shall pop over and see what it's all about xx

Crystal said...

AWW Kerri this is FANTASTIC!! LOVE your bookmark design girl!!! WOOHOOO on your kiddo reading its soooo exciting when they start!!!! AND WOOOT WOOOT on RRR you are amazing girl!!! They are sooo lucky to have you!

Alyssa S said...

This is adorable!! So sorry that your kiddo didn't want it - silly kid! Congrats on your full time deserve it!

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

This is darling Kerri!! Love the saying with Spaceboy and your stunning coloring, paper and stitching is gorgeous!! You so rocked this challenge girl!

Congrats on the Really Reasonable Ribbon dt!! You so deserve it!! I just found out that RRR is located about 45 minutes away from me. Isn't that too funny!!

Unknown said...

Kerri, this bookmark is so stinkin sweet. Just perfect.

Congratulations on the Really Reasonable Ribbon design team news. I'm tickled pink to be working with you again and being inspired by your beautiful art.

Congratulations again


Jacqueline (Sjakkie) said...

Congratulations with your news! Your tag is wonderful and super cute!
Hugs Jacqueline

Anonymous said...

Kerri, this is adorable!! I love the space dude and your clever bookmark idea!! :) I actually need to make up some of these for myself!!

Stampvanwinkle said...

Awwwwwww, Kerri this is just adorable. I love it and would be honored to have it in my book.

Leave it to our kiddo's to burst our bubbles. Silly girlie. :)

Connie M. said...

Oh Kerri! Your bookmark is just too cute! Love this adorable image!!

Congrats, and I am looking forward to working with you on the RRR DT!! :)

Maylee said...

Super cute bookmark! Maybe your daughter would like it more if it had a princess on it : ) Congrats on making the RRR DT!

Riet said...

This is so gorgeous Kerri,I love the image and your papers.

Hugs Riet.x

Stacy Morgan said...

Oh so so fun! Congrats on the DT they made a great choice in keeping you!

Wendy Ramlakhan said...

ROTFL....seriously, I could not stop laughing!! :) Too funny Kerri. Well I love it and can't believe how close ours are!! Same wavelength girlie!! :) LOVE that paper and those colors too!! :)

Wendy Ramlakhan said...

Opps, sorry forgot to say Congrats on the RRR DT!!! So happy for you!! You know how to work ribbon girl. :)

cabio's craft corner said...

What a fun DP for this little guy!! The soft colors and this cute bookmark is super :o)
Congrats on RRR DT!!

Karen (Your Next Stamp) said...

This is so adorable and fun Kerri! Your daughter will learn to appreciate all mommy's hard work one day! Kids are funny aren't they! Brandon made me a card for my birthday and he reminds me everyday that he made it just for me! LOL He says that I look like Cupcake Cutie Fhiona! Guess that's not a bad thing :o))) Enjoy your day!

Karen (Your Next Stamp) said...

Me again! Congrats on staying with RRR...Bonnie is such a sweetie!

Elena said...

What a fun and adorable bookmark! And how lucky all the kids at your daughter's class to have them!
I know that they will treasure it!
Congratulations on reading success! Way to go!
And my big hugs on making into DT of RRR!!!! :)

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