Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Adorable Shin-Shin

The moment I saw Shin-Shin, I said, "Awwwwww, soooooo cute!"  Look at his sweet and adorable smile.  Makes me want to hug him.  Don't you just LOVE him?

Fun supplies used for this card:
"Shin-Shin" by Sister Stamps
Bamboo embossing folder by Darice
Polka dot embossing folder by Cuttlebug
Spellbinder dies
Cherry Blossom flower by Wild Orchid
Light pink flowers and buds by All Natural Accents
Leaf Punch by EK
Yellos butterfly die by C.C. Design
Lace edge punch by Martha Stewart
Pearls by Kaiser Craft
Distress Ink
Pink butterfly punch by Martha Stewart
Sentiment by Hero Arts

I'm entering this card in the following challenges:
Delightful Challenge - Stash It (Lace edge punch)
Stamp n Doodle - 5/8 - Distressed (around the circle cutout)
Pennys Challenges - Challenge 126 - Diecuts and/or Punches
Sisterhood of Crafters - April Showers Bring May Flowers
Divas by Design Challenge - Anything Goes
Crafty Creations Challenges - Challenge 221 - Something Old (round Spellbinder die), Something New (Shin-Shin image)
Loves Rubberstamps - Challenge 51 - Anything Goes


cuilliesocks said...

I love him!!, looks like the Pandas we have in Edinburgh Zoo.
Lovely card, and fab layout, liking your colours too, kate x

Ivonne said...

Aww...this is adorable! I love that cute Panda! Beautiful card! Love the colors and fabulous flowers too! Thanks for joining us at Loves Rubberstamps this week!

Sue - bearhouse said...

Oh my, that image is just adorable. I love your design and gorgeous colours you have used
Sue xx

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

ADORABLE creation Karen! Love your design ... great job! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood ‘April Showers Bring May Flowers’ challenge and please come back again soon!
one of the 'Sistahs'
The Sisterhood of Crafters

Deloris said...

Soooo cute! Love that darling panda!

Danni said...

Awww, is right!! So adorable!

Heidi Brawley said...

AWE this is super adorable!!!!

Leanne said...

Aww soo cute!! Love your design, will have to case it! I just got Shin-shin and can't wait to ink him up. Love it!
Have a wonderful day!!

pam said...

adorable card Karen, love this sweet image and fabulous colours, gorgeous embellishments,
thank you for stopping by my blog, returned the complement am now a follower.

Jayne A said...

Awwww he's so it.

scrapn_momof2 said...

Awwww, so stinking cute!! Adorable card.

coops said...

aw so gorgeous karen.the little panda is so sweet and i love your colours :D

xx coops xx

Athina said...

Love the pastel colors and a great layout! Thanks for playing with us at Loves Rubberstamps!

Lynn said...

Panda Bear! This card is delightful! Your colorful card makes the bear image pop. I love the lacey edge which gaave me a solution for a card design that has been noodling around in my brain for days. Thanks!

coldwaters2 said...

This one definitely deserves an awwwwwwww, he is sooooo cute and adorable, loving the wonderful fresh colours.
lorraine x

Stamping With Bibiana said...

That panda is adorable...and very springy colors...

Amanda R said...

Oh, he makes me grin too! Love the color combo and how you made the little arc of flowers at the top, very pretty!

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Cely said...

aw, he's so cute! and his name is so cute too!

Pop's Cards said...

Hey sweetie this is just gorgeous hugs Pops x x x

Bunny said...

This is lovely, thank you for sharing with us at Penny's. And good luck.

Caz PPC DT xx

Dora said...

Awww this is so cute Karen, love the panda image and nice banner and scallops xxx

Janine said...

Lovely cute card. Great image and a great design.
Thanks for sharing it with us at Divas by Design.
Hugs, Janine xx

Mary J said...

Oh that is so so so adorable, Karen! Just love that image too!

eunice said...

Oh, Karen...this is so kawaii! I love pandas...and your colorful card is just so adorable with the new SS panda with all the pretty blossoms. Went looking for the panda stamps at BF yesterday, but none to be found!

Evie said...

So cute. Love the image and lovely colors.


Holly AKA KopyKat said...

OMGosh this is so super cute!!! I love the fabulous card design and colors. Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

Kelli Acopan said...

So very cute! Thanks so much for joining us at Stamp 'n' Doodle!!

lovies, =o) kel
Stamp 'n' Doodle DT

Diane said...

Too cute. What an adorable Panda.

Regards diane

Colleen Kwan said...

Shin Shin is very cute. I couldn't resist purchasing him too. The card that you made with him on it turned out great. I especially like the bamboo background and your floral arrangement.

debby4000 said...

Sooooo cute

Manderly said...

Such lovely work! Thanks so much for joining us a Penny's this week! Hope to see you again!

Eileen Ng said...

You usually make the cutest cards, but this one takes the cake! It's aaadoraable!

Cyndi said...

Super cute! Love the panda and fun colors!

Linda said...

Very cute card!!! The panda is so cute!!!

Denise @ kc242 said...

What a fabulous card. Love your color choices! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Delightful Challenges!

Kathy Dinh said...

Oh this is so cute and precious! Love your choice of flowers!

eunice said...

Another happy and fun card, Karen! Really like the embossed bamboo backdrop for adorable little Shin Shin...what a great idea! Really lovin' the pandas from Sister Stamps...can't wait to get my hands on some of those cuties!