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Dec 19, 2014

A Friendship Blog Hop

Hello everyone and thanks so much for visiting!
Today the Whimsy Design Team members are hosting a  friendship hop in honor of a special member of the Whimsy Stamps family, Simonne Clay. Simonne has been a fixture  at Whimsy for many years and we all just wanted to show our appreciation for all that she does for each of us and for sharing her amazing talent as an illustrator.

A little note for Simonne.
Thank you so much Simonne for the amazing and gorgeous stamp sets we got to create with, thank your for your friendship over the years and for all you have done for each one of us at whimsy.
 Not to mention your amazing cards always inspire me! Sending lots of  hugs your way my dear friend!

I hope you like the card I created just for you!

The beautiful chalkboard sentiments are from one of the sets designed by Simonne. I've surrounded it with the cute Whimsy Wee stamps kittens which were fussy cut. I simply embellished with some sequins and did some paper piecing.
Product list:
 Playful Kittens, Mini Chalkboards, Everyday Moments
(stamps all by Whimsy)
Papers from stash
butterfly punch, paper piecing tool
copics for coloring

If you are hopping along with us today, you should have arrived from Debbie's blog. If not, and you'd like to, simply click here ( Whimsy Blog ) to start. 

Your next stop after my blog is Amy's blog, and I am sure she will have something wonderful to share too. 
Here is the complete blog list for you in case you get lost along the way.

Thank you so much for stopping by and for hopping with us to celebrate Simonne's friendship with us all! I hope you have fun hopping!!


EriEs said...

this is soooo cute card - love it

Gloria Shirr (purpleglo) said...

Adorable card Ellie. Wonderful celebration for Simonne. Happy Holidays. Hugs, Gloria

Margreet said...

Gorgeous card with an adorable image!
xxx Margreet

Mary Holshouser said...

The little kitties are so cute. Love the pop of the blue butterflies.
thanks for sharing a darling card.

Judith said...

This is just soooo cute - love the kittens and the chalboard too hugs Judith x

Sue said...

How lovely to have this special blog hop for Simonne.
Your card is gorgeous, the kittens are so cute and I love the sentiment.
Sue xx

Lisa said...

This is so sweet, Ellie!! The kitties are so adorable!! I love the image!! The butterflies are so cute!! What a fabulous card!! Have a great weekend :)

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Curly said...

Aww this is so cute love the colour of the kittens
Have a lovely day
Hugs & kindest holiday regards

Crissy Armstrong said...

Ellie, this is too cute for words! I love it!

Anet's Crafting said...

Adorable card Ellie, I love those two kitten images they are so cute. Anet x

M DelValle said...

Super cute card!!

Amy Johnson said...

This is so cute! I adore kitten images!

KT Fit Kitty said...

I love these kitties! Such a sweet friendship card! It's a purr-fect card!

Mary Lou said...

Oh my Ellie...LOVE this with the Wee kittens!! Like the chalkboard!!
Hugs and Merry Christmas

Jeannie said...

What an adorable card! I just love everything about it.

Peace & Luv,

kiwimeskreations said...

Lovely card Ellie - the washi and piercing are the perfect accents.

arlsmom aka Lynda said...

Totally adorable!!!

Jean Bullock said...

This is darling and I love the fussy cutting you did. Well done.

Sol said...

Adorable Card!!! Beautiful Stamps!! Lovely Coloring!! And with the Friendship sentiment!! Just Perfect!! Love the way you have cut them out and glued them on top of each other!! Well done!!

Lee-Anne said...

This is absolutely adorable, Ellie! I love those kittens and your coloring is simply fabulous!

Dee Earnshaw said...

Such a cute card and perfect for your dear friend. Kittens are adorable!

Jade said...

Love the friendship kittens for Simonne Clay.

SemSee said...

Oh, I LOVE this so much, Ellie! Thank you!! And thank you so much for your friendship and support. I love you guys so much. xx

Mary-Anne V said...

What cute kittens...sweet card.