WOYWW 37: New Stamps & Exciting News


smARTworks Stamps

This Wednesday, what’s on my workspace are stamps, stamps, and more stamps! Last week, I learned that smARTworks is having a 70% off sale on all of the stamps in their old catalog and I went a little wild when I discovered exactly what that meant! One of the things I like about these stamps is the packaging. I like that they indivually wrap their unmounted rubber stamps and provide pictures of the images and sentiments for convenient storage and retrieval. Nothing drives me crazier than a bunch of loose stamps – rubber or acrylic – without any packaging or images. I don’t have time to stamp images for the sake of indexing and I don’t like worrying about stamps being lost or eaten by the fur angels!

Unmounted Rubber Stamp Storage Tins

I store my unmounted rubber stamps in recycled tins (Maya Road, K & Company) and recyled Stampin Up clamshells.

Now, I have some exciting news to share. For the week of September 18th, I will be a Guest Designer at Elephantastic Challenges as part of my prize for winning last week’s Remembrance/Sympathy challenge! I am so excited and honored – this will be my Design Team debut! So, I hope you’ll stop by this weekend to check out my card – I will be able to post it on Saturday, once it is posted on the challenge site!

Now, to see what’s new in the art community, visit Julia at Stamping Ground. She is the WOYWW hostess with the mostess!

26 Responses to “WOYWW 37: New Stamps & Exciting News”

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  1. Scrapcollectr says:

    Love seeing a new stash of stamps. So full of promise! Enjoy them. =D

    Scrapcollectr post # 148

  2. Yvonne says:

    Oh fab stamps you have there, just to reach out and touch them .. love the little tines .. much say thay are the best way to store them I think too. (152)

  3. Sue says:

    Hi ya
    wow what a fab selection of stamps, enjoy your new stash, happy WOYWW, sue,x (1)

  4. Jan says:

    love these new stamps!

  5. Sarah says:

    Those stamps look great and with that much off I don't blame you going a bit wild

  6. Rita says:

    Wow! Lots of new stamps to play with! Nice way to store them. Good idea.

    Congrats on the design team debut! :):)

  7. Bleubeard and Elizabeth says:

    Congratulations!! I'm excited for you. I looked for (or was it stalked) your blog post early yesterday morning, but saw your post wasn't published.

    Those are some really lovely stamps. I especially love the Fornasetti woman (center bottom). I've seen those tins before, but never realized where you get them. Clever, clever you.

    Sorry I'm late visiting.

  8. Alisonw30 says:

    Great stamps, well done on your win as well x

    Alison (no.44)

  9. Helen says:

    Fab new stamps!

  10. peggy aplSEEDS says:

    congratulations! that IS exciting news! love those stamps, specially the faces. even more so because they were on sale!!!

  11. butlersabroad says:

    Wonderful new stamps and well done on the GDT spot, it's very exciting, if a bit nerve wracking, when that happens!


  12. Linda says:

    Hi! I'm visiting (& following) from Follow Me, Chickadee Friday.

    Hope you have a great weekend!

    Linda @ Linda's Lunacy

  13. Kim says:

    I am your newest follower from Friendly Friday Follow. Hope you will stop by Day by Day Savings.


  14. Maryellen says:

    I am a new follower from Following Friday.


  15. Betty Manousos @ CUT AND DRY says:

    I'm so lucky I found you via Boost my blog Friday!
    I love love creative blogs!!
    I am now following you.
    Love to have you follow back!

    Have a great weekend!


  16. furygirl3132 says:

    Love the stamps!
    I am a new follower from Friendly Friday, so glad to have found your blog. Hope you have a wonderful weekend!


  17. Daniele says:

    wow thats a serious amount of new stamps ready to be used

  18. Fuyume says:

    lovely blog im following you through design chic's friday blog hop 🙂


    xxx love from the UK

  19. Andrea - Wales, UK says:

    Congratulations on your Guest DT and with all those scrummy new stamps you shouldn't have too much trouble creating something gorgeous.


  20. Deb says:

    wow, fantastic stamps! have a great weekend, hugs Debx

  21. Sueberry says:

    Hi, I'm a new Surfin' Saturday follower. Have a great weekend!

  22. CallanNMasonsMama says:

    I'm your newest follower! Love your blog!

  23. Denise says:

    I hopped over from the Boost My Blog linkee. I'm glad I did, as I'm, now, your newest follower:)
    Happy Weekend!

  24. Mary says:

    nnew follower from friendly friday!

  25. Closer to Lucy says:

    Love the face stamps! Should be fun to create with.


  26. Julia Dunnit says:

    Great score with the stamps – you have some real beauties there. And well done on the DT spot – you'll love it, and richly deserved.

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