3.25.2017

Legendairy // Hero Arts

Hello all! Today I'm participating in a hop celebrating A Blog Named Hero's fifth anniversary, as part of the Hero Arts Creative Team.

For my card today, I used the fun Egg-cellent! stamp set. I'm kinda obsessed with Stonewash right now, so I based the rest of my color palette around it, using Fresh Peach, Pale Tomato, Butter Bar and Passion Flower.


I stamped my pattern rather randomly, and adhered it down to some kraft cardstock and strip of navy.


For my sentiment (which I think is absolutely hilarious), I covered a piece of cardstock in Stonewash, heat dried it then slathered it with some anti-static powder.
I inked up the sentiment with Versamark first, then Navy, stamped and heat embossed it in clear - gives it a nice little shine. ;)

I topped off the card with some sequins, some from the Hero Arts Ombre Blue collection.

GIVEAWAY


The hop will take place over two days and there are different giveaway prizes to be won each day


A Blog Named Hero is so thankful for our wonderful sponsors and collaborating companies! Several companies decided to help us celebrate our fifth anniversary with giveaways and they were so generous that we decided to spread the love over both hop days with different prizes to be won each day! Giveaway prizes total more than $500! To win, leave a comment on each hop stop. We will select winners randomly from different blogs so the more blogs you visit each day, the greater your chances of winning! And be sure to visit A Blog Named Hero on Sunday for the list of Sunday hoppers and prizes! Comments must be left before 11:59 PM EDT on Tuesday, March 28thand winners will be announced on March 30th.

Today's prizes include the following:

$50 gift card to Hero Arts
$40 gift card to Pretty Pink Posh
$35 gift card to Lil' Inker Designs
$25 gift card to Newton's Nook
$25 gift card to Paper Smooches
$25 gift card to Winnie and Walter
$25 gift card to The Ton
$20 gift card to Right at Home
One Online Card Class of your choice

Good luck and happy hopping!

BLOG HOP


You should have come from the fabulous Laura Bassen and your next stop is the amazing Kelly Latevola. Please visit A Blog Named Hero's blog for the full hop list if you encounter any broken links.

SUPPLIES


Cardstock: Hero Arts kraft cardstock, Michaels (white)
Stamps: Hero Arts Egg-cellent!
Ink: Hero Arts StonewashFresh PeachPale TomatoButter BarNavy and Passion Flower, Versamark
Other: Hero Arts clear embossing powder and Ombre Blue sequins

Tools: heat gun

354 comments:

  1. What a nice-looking card! A few, well-placed sequels really "Finish" a card!

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  2. That Egg-cellent set is so cute! Love how you used it to help A Blog Named Hero celebrate!

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  3. Oh my gosh, this is a hoot! Such a fun card!

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  4. What a fun card for this anniversary celebration. The images and colors are a great choice. Thanks for sharing it.

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  5. Very original design for this card, love it!

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  6. An absolutely cute card Clare, I love the sentiment too! Hilarious!

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  7. Those bottles on the background of your card are so cute! Great card!

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  8. Oh I love the take on the word!!!! So clever :0)

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  9. How cute are those milk bottles! Love this cutie.

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  10. This card is just so cute! Just the right colours and placement of elements.

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  11. Cute card. Thanks for sharing.

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  12. Fun card - thanks for the ideas:)

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  13. Love this! The background is perfect.

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  14. I love this card.
    The stamping of the background
    is fantastic. The sentiment
    is a hoot.
    thanks for sharing.

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  15. Love the play on words with the sentiment! Cute card!

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  16. That card made me laugh, love it!

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  17. Oh this is so fun!! I love the background and I think I like that stonewash too. Don't have that color!!

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  18. Love what you created and what a fun blog hop!!!

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  19. What a cute idea! Love your color palette, too

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  20. Fun card! Love your stamping background. Thanks for sharing on this great blog hop!!

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  21. NO, YOU are Legendairy!!! I love this sort of card and that sentiment is just so much fun. Wonderful card, indeed.

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  22. Fun card. Love that stonewash color!!!

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  23. Cute sentiment & great background

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  24. Thank you for the creative inspiration!!!

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  25. Very cute card. I love all these little quirky sentiments.

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  26. Great card. Love the colors.

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  27. Punny cards are such fun, this one cracked me up.

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  28. Creative, fun card! I didn't catch the pun at first, finally sunk in this lazy saturday morning. :)

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  29. Fun card. My husband is a milkman (no joking he really is) I might need this stamp set ;) oh and my dad was the postman seriously can't make this stuff up ;) lol

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  30. Your background is so cute. Love the bottle. Really like the idea of overlaying the stamp. Thanks

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  31. This is a super fun and cute card indeed!

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  32. Thanks. I'm enjoying the hop.

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  33. Clare, this is amazing. I absolutely love it, the design, the color combination. Thank you so much for joining us in our celebration at A Blog Named Hero!

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  34. Very cute! Loving that blue ombre sequins. Really fun hop.

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  36. Great design! Loved the use of the navy paper to add just the right amount of color.

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  37. LOL! That is a great sentiment for a fun card!

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  38. Love the simplicity of your card! :-)

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  39. Love your randomly stamped bg. Whenever, I try that it usually ends up a mess. Fun card!

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  40. So much fun, Clare - you're right, hilarious sentiment! Sure to make someone's day! Love the color palette too!

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  41. Fun card! Love the colors! Thanks for sharing!

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  42. Fun card! Love the colors! Thanks for sharing!

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  43. Great card, and love the sentiment!

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  44. Wonderful creative use of a stamped background, sequins & sentiment.
    Melissa
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

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  45. I didn't catch the punny sentiment until I read your post. It is hilarious. Fun card.

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  46. What a fun card (and sentiment)!

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  47. Love the clean and simple design of this card, and your color choices are perfect!

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  48. Thank you for your fun card!

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  49. Really cute card! Love the design.
    natgodfrey4@gmail.com

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  50. Lovely patterned background and design.

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  51. Great card, love how you did the sentiment.

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  52. What a cute stamp. Love all the colors you used.

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  53. Sentiment is hilarious, card adorable.

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  54. What a cute, colorful and whimsical card!

    Thanks for sharing 😃

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  55. Love your card, design, color and all the rest of everything, I like blues! No I am not Blue!

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  56. I love using stamps to make your own background! This turned out so good! Great job!

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  57. Love this technique! Super creative and inspiring!!

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  58. I love the look of a stamp used repeatedly on a background. It makes a neat effect.

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  59. Very unique card!
    Hero Arts Clear Stamps COLOR LAYERING HIBISCUS

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  60. Such a fun and fresh color combo!

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  61. Great idea! Well done. I love how bright and playful the card is

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  62. Love that sentiment. Definitely need it.

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  63. A really cute sentiment! It is really well paired with the milk bottles.

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  64. I love this card - as a How I Met Your Mother fan, this is perfect and will have to obtain one soon :)

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  65. the milk bottles and sentiment are so cute

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  66. Your card put a smile on my face - that sentiment is a crack up!

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  67. This card is just too cool. Love how you made the background and AWESOME sentiment!!

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  68. Very fun card, fantastic colours and background!

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  69. I LOVE this card! Great color combo.
    Thanks for sharing.

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  70. Love your background on your card.

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  71. Cute card! Great background ♥

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  72. Fun card!! Love the colors and design is awesome.

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  73. Cute design - great use of color.

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  74. That's a 'legendairy' card! Great layout. Technology is so wonderful for stampers - we get to see so many new ideas ad beautiful cards like this. Gotta love it. Thanks for sharing your card!

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  75. It is seriously time for me to head to bed! I can't believe it took me looking at the second picture, scratching my head trying to figure out what being a legend has to do with milk cartons! Shaking my head. Such a cute card!

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  76. Great card. Love the punny sentiment

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  77. Such a cute card. I've never seen stonewash used on a card. Thank you so much for sharing.

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  78. What a fun card. Thanks for sharing.

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  79. Lol! What a fun card!

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  80. Great play on words with the sentiment!

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  81. Hahaha your card made me laugh. I initially didn't get it, until I read the sentiment one more time, LOL! Love good puns! :-)

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  82. Fun card! I love pun-y sentiments!

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  83. Such a pretty card u have made .

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  84. Very cute, LOVE those colors together!

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  85. So cute with that sentiment. I kept wondering why you had half full bottles - until I saw the sentiment spelling. So FUN!

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  86. Cute design. Sure enjoyed this blog hop!

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  87. I love your background design. You took one element out of the stamp set and used it for the background...okay, now that is cool!

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  88. I like how you made your background.

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  89. Background design is very unique. Well done.

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  90. Lol I love the sentiment. This is such a fun card.

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  91. This card is so fresh (pun unintentional lol). But your background and colors are lovely and that sentiment is just awesome!

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  92. Such an adorable card! Love Hero Arts!

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  93. I love this card! I may have to get this set...I think it's hilarious too!

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  94. What a great sentiment flag!

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  95. Delightful background on this great card.

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  96. Love the cute and simple card!

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  97. The sentiment is so funny. I love the colors of the background. Cute card.

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  98. I adore "punny" sentiments, too - this card is cute & funny :)

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  99. Love the pun in the sentiment so cute :)

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  100. Cute card and that sentiment is perfect. Thanks for sharing this Hero Arts set, I had never seen it before.

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  101. Haha, that sentiment is awesome! Fantastic card!

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  102. Lovely card! What a great way to use a stamp I wouldn't have known how to use.. Thankyou for sharing

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  103. Very nice card and thanks for sharing.

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  104. Beautiful colors and I love the layout.

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  105. What an adorable card!!! Love your fun background!

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  106. who though that dairy could be so fun! great card:)

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  107. Super fun card Clare. Creative way to use this stamp set, love it!

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  108. Wonderful CAS card! I love the overlapping bottles!

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  109. Cool card Clare. Fun colors with the jar image. The Kraft strip adds a nice border.

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  110. Nothing better than a good pun!

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  111. Nice idea with the random stamping for the background....

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  112. Cute card never would have thought to use that sentiment.

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  113. your milk bottle background is perfect with that clever sentiment!!

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  114. Fun card! Love the colors and embellishments!

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  115. funny! love how you stamped this!

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  116. What a great card! I had to read it a couple times to catch the legen"dairy" part. LOL

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