Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Simon Says: Shari Carroll & Hero Arts Shadow Inks!



Are you slightly bored on this glorious Wednesday? Or perhaps you are thinking about the future? I sure am here in Ohio! The weather feels like it's November, rather than STAMPtember - the air is crisp, it's getting chilly, and I have Halloween and Winter on my mind!

Here are some fabulous cards by Shari Carroll that could be adapted for Halloween, back to school, winter holidays like Christmas, and MORE! I think you'll agree when you look below!
Items used:
White & Cream Flowers
Kraft Paper Cardstock
Soft Leaf Ink Pad
Classic Messages Stamp Set
Latte Ink Pad
Foliage Dots
Precision Heat Embossing Tool
Earth Mixed Buttons
Soft Sand Ink Pad
White Embossing Powder
Earth Mixed Accents
Snow Notecards
Versamark Watermark Ink Pad
Soft Brown Ink Pad
Medium Accent Pearls
Many Dots Stamp Set
Acrylic Block


Ingredients:
Soft Pink Ink Pad
Precision Heat Embossing Tool
Soft Sand Ink Pad
Royal Butterfly Punch
Kraft Paper Cardstock
Earth Mixed Accents
Classic Messages Stamp Set
Acrylic Block
Soft Brown Ink Pad
White Embossing Powder
Medium Accent Pearls
Versamark Watermark Ink Pad
Blush Mixed Buttons
Latte Chalk Ink Pad
Snow Notecards
Many Dots Stamp Set


Things You'll Need:
Soft Apricot Ink Pad
Many Dots Stamp Set
Kraft Paper Cardstock
Classic Messages Stamp Set
Soft Sand Ink Pad
White & Cream Flowers
Soft Brown Ink Pad
White Embossing Powder
Medium Accent Pearls
Earth Mixed Accents
Precision Heat Embossing Tool
Versamark Watermark Ink Pad
Earth Dots
Earth Mixed Buttons
Acrylic Block
Snow Notecards
Latte Chalk Ink Pad


For This Concoction:
Soft Pool Ink Pad
Earth Dots
Soft Brown Ink Pad
Acrylic Block
Kraft Paper Cardstock
Classic Messages Stamp Set
White Embossing Powder
Snow Notecards
Earth Mixed Buttons
Soft Sand Ink Pad
Medium Accent Pearls
Sea Mixed Accents
Versamark Watermark Ink Pad
Soft Sand Ink Pad
Precision Heat Embossing Tool
Many Dots Stamp Set
Latte Chalk Ink
Earth Mixed Accents

And...as many of you know STAMPtember means deals at Simon Says Stamp, but also loads of blog candy and prizes!!!



The STAMP-tember blog hop has concluded and we have drawn the winners below!! We sincerely hope you enjoyed the SUPER hop as much as we enjoyed bringing it to you, and were able to get out your stamps and play in STAMP-tember with us, because that is the heart of our business and we love seeing all of your creations!!

The Official Grand Prize Blog Hop Winner:
#176- Lin

The 3 winners of the $25.00 gift voucher treasures in the blog hop:
1. Ella's Design
2. Embossing Queen
3. CTgirl

The winner of yesterday's Hero Arts Stamp Set:
is.....kimosabescraps!
Please be sure to email Fran@SimonSaysStamp.com to claim your prize!

Want to win this Happy Notes stamp set by Hero Arts?

Join our following, and tell me which color is your favorite Shari Carroll card! Winner will be announced tomorrow!

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Sarah@SimonSaysStamp.com

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71 comments:

  1. I think the pink one is my favourite - they are all fabulous.

    Hugs Ali x

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  2. Ohh I love these cards by Shari and I think I am gonna case them for sure :)

    I love the yellow one the best.

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  3. Wow...what for beautiful cards! Thanks for sharing these absoluty nice inspirations.

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  4. I usually like anything pink but since it's almost fall, I'll cast my vote for the orange one but they are all great!

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  5. Beautiful cards! Love the orange. :D

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  6. I am a pink girl, so my fav is the pink card!

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  7. Soft apricot "Just Saying Hello" would be my first choice, but they are all just gorgeous as she picked super color combos for each of them. Great job, Shari!

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  8. All the cards are beautiful, but if I can only pick one, then it would be the soft apricot one.

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  9. Beautiful cards!the pink one is my favourite

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  10. I love them all, but the pink one is my favorite! :-)

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  11. love the soft pool the best, and these cards are spectacular. Can see I'm going to have to get the dots stamp soon!

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  12. They are all lovely, but the soft pool gets my vote. Thanks for the chance to win.

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  13. They are all lovely, but I love the soft apricot most!
    xxx Margreet

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  14. I like the blue congratulations card the most, but they are all beautiful!!

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  15. I love Shari's cards!!! The pink one is my favorite.

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  16. I think they are all beautiful cards and I like how they can be changed for a lot of occasions. But my favorite has to be the pink card, followed by the apricot one.

    Elaine Allen

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  17. My favourite is the pink card, but all of them looks so fantastic.

    Hugs, Uta

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  18. I love PINK so that's the one! GREAT cards btw :)

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  19. AS I love colours I love the pink , blue and orange cards.

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  20. I am drawn to the orange card on this very fall-like day!

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  21. I love the pink, but I simply love the orange one best it is really stunning!

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  22. They´re all just awesome, but blue is as always my favoritcolor, I have to admit he he he.

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  23. I love them all!!! So simple and eleglant but the orange would be my fave!!!!!

    Congrats to Lin and the other blog hop winners!

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  24. I think they are all great, but the most beautiful card is the Soft apricot. xxx Marianne MW

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  25. I like the first one. Simple cards are the best sometimes :)

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  26. soft pool)) it's a great colour!

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  27. Love love love these CAS cards! I think I'll need one of each color but if I had to choose one, it would be the soft brown and soft blue combo. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  28. The soft pool and brown is my favorite and with the arrival of my Hero Arts shadow inks from Simon Says today, I now have some lovely cards to copy. Thanks for sharing!

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  29. I like the blue & brown congratulations card. Actually, I like all of them!!

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  30. I love the neutrals of that first card!

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  31. I love all of them, but "Congratulations" is probably my fave...

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  32. It was hard to choose but I think the one with blue is my favorite. :)

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  33. It's hard to pick only one! but I would say the first one white&cream&brown. I really love hero arts products and Shari is one of my favorite stamper! :)

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  34. i loved the green/brown card!! =)
    congrats to all the winners!! =)
    hugs, SannaS

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  35. I love them all but if I had to choose a favorite it would be the yellow one "Just saying hello" love the cheerfull summer colours.

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  36. the pale blue congratulations card is my fave. i love it. amazes me how such simple supplies, combined right, can make such pretty cards.

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  37. They are all very pretty but I like the apricot and the blue ones the best! Great design!

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  38. Being that pink and turquiose are my favourite colours, it's a tie between those two cards.. but they're all wonderful :)

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  39. I love the aqua and brown (although they are all lovely!)

    Julie

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  40. They are all so pretty but my favorite is the apricot one.

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  41. I love the blue one. They are all stunning.

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  42. I have to pick Soft Apricot, Soft Sand, Soft Brown and Latte Chalk ink. they are such true fall colors. And with the weather cooling off these are so perfect right now to journal with!

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  43. Awesome cards by Shari! My fav is the Apricot colour.

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  44. I'm a really Girly Girl and my all time favourite colour is pink, i'm really sorry but the fall colour of orange is one of my most unfavourable colours, so i don't do many cards with those colours on. I really do love what you have made of the fall colours though!!

    Hugs Hazel xx

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  45. I like the orange one best, but love them all!

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  46. loved Shari's cards when I saw them earlier--i love the last color combo!

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  47. The soft pool/soft brown is my favourite colour combo, but just by the tiniest bit! :)

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  48. I love the Apricot colored one - very warm and sunny - of course I live in Northern CA and we are in a heat wave right now!

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  49. I like the blue/brown one! Reminds me of blueberries and chocolate.
    R/

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  50. Love all these CAS cards but I think my favourite is the first one. Thanks =)

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  51. I just love the Soft Pink, Soft Sand, Soft Brown and Latte Chalk combo!

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  52. I love the apricot card the best. Bright and cheerful. They are all wonderful aren't they? Thanks.

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  53. they're all so pretty! even though I'm not usually a pink person, I think I'd have to go with pink one as my fav this time!

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  54. I'm a pink girl, so pink it is. I enjoy following Shari's blog.

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  55. Love all of them, but my favorite is "just saying hello" the color are so happy!

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  56. schöne karten, ich liebe braun und blau
    lg gila

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  57. Think Apricot is my fave, hugs heidi x

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  58. I love the soft apricot and the brown!

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  59. Each colour evokes a different emotion - I am a green girl through and through, but I have to go with the pink cos it makes me happy and it reflects how I am feeling right this minute ;)

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  60. I love them all, but if I have to choose, I'd pick orange.

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  61. I like the one with Soft Pool. Such a pretty color.
    DeniseB

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  62. Wow - to only have to choose one! I'd have to go with the pink and brown because I just love those colours together. But the orange/brown & blue/brown are right up there!

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  63. Love all the cards and color combos! I can't pick just one! Shari Carrol is another wonderful artist! Love the stamp sets too!

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