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Mama Elephant: October Anniversary Stampede!

It's Mama Elephant Birthday Stampede time! 

This is so awesome, right? I'm so excited you've joined me from Stephanie's blog! Today I'm a sharing a lot of stamping goodness! Now that I'm counting, my card uses 4 new Mama Elephant stamp sets!


This card all started with the sentiment. My kids are always buzzing around the house singing and one of their favorite is Everything is Awesome (Lego Movie anyone?). :) I started with a faint pencil line to create AWESOME from the new Block Party Letters. I colored them in with Copics and then did some creative masking and stamping from Happy Everything to add the beginning of the sentiment.


Next I stamped the penguin and hat (from the new Artic Penguins), colored them and die cut them for a perfect cut. The soft, grey striped background was created using the new Boutique Borders.

All stamps and dies can be purchased NOW at the Mama Elephant store HERE.

Next up? The very talented JJ Bolton!

Comments

Karen said…
This is such a fun card! Love the pops of color!
NoraAnne said…
LOVE!!!!! This alpha stamp needs to come home with me and I know it will be well loved! The ombre letters look amazing :)
The penguin hat is so cute
Penny said…
Oh gosh, what a fun card, I need those penguins!
Barb said…
the penguin stamp is just darling. so sweet!
jeannine said…
Too cute! The sentiment looks great and yes I am quite familiar with the song lol'. The letters look fabulous the way you colored them!
Jackie said…
That's such a cute card! I love the way you colored the letters, and the little penguin is adorable.
That penguin is just too darling!
ancha said…
i love the way the letters are colored! :)
Kari V. said…
So so cute! I love the hat on the penguin too. This card is sure to make the recipient smile!!
Adorable little guy and he is AWESOME too!!
Julie S said…
Aren't they having FUN! Cute card.
Alexia Misso said…
How adorable, love this and the cute penguin!
Evertyhing is great when you're part of the design team. I really like the way you colored the alphabets and as a penguin collector I love everything penguin. Great card.
Thordis said…
Oh my! Your card is adorable. These penguins are so super cute in that stamp set :)
Christy said…
This is super cute! Haha! Love the sentiment. And you really made those Block Party Letters the star.
Anonymous said…
Everything is AWESOME with these cute little penguins!! Great coloring on the letters!
Unknown said…
What a cute card. Loving those penguins. Could they be any cuter?
Unknown said…
What a cute card. Loving those penguins. Could they be any cuter?
Lenora said…
Love, love the penguin!
Maeghan M. said…
Haha, love that sentiment :-) TFS!!!
Unknown said…
Your Everything is Awesome card is awesome!
Unknown said…
Cute card thanks for the ideas
Beth H. said…
Very cute! Love how you personalized it with the block letters!
Anika E said…
I love this card. I can't wait to get my stamp set after seeing this one!
Unknown said…
super cute! i love the sentiment :)
liz said…
IlOVE THOSE LETTERS COLORED! CUTE
Mary-Anne V said…
Ha! The lego movie song just popped right into my head when I saw your cute card.
I love this card! So clean and simple!
Michelle said…
Fun card... Live the penguin!!!
Deirdre said…
Now I have the lego song in my head! LOL!!! Love your creation - those penguins are adorable.
Anonymous said…
this card is awesome. thanks for sharing a darling card.
tonyamaries said…
So cute! I love that penguin!
cghundley said…
Fun and cute!
Carla from Utah
Yuki said…
Absolutely love your card, so cute! And I totally sang the sentiment when I saw it LOL!
Jamie said…
I love your style! This card is so adorable!!!
Jannette said…
Such a fun card. I'm really liking those letter. And of corse the penguins.
yc.quan_x said…
I love how clean and simple this card is. The penguin is so extra cute with his little red hat on!
MoJo said…
Totally adorable! I love it!
conil said…
Don't you adore these precious penguins... I do. The way you enhanced the letters is perfect.
Eileen L. said…
Cute cute cute. Love that little penguin on ice skates. Also love the large block letters. Very cute card.
Piali said…
Super Cute Card! I just ordered this Penguin set!
Ann K said…
The little penguins are awesome - and I love the block letter stamps - a must for my stamp collection.
Glorie said…
Love that alphabet and the cute penguins!
Such a cute card and of course the little penguin makes it even cuter!
Beejay said…
Love this cute card! I am so excited to see those Block Party Alpha in ink!!
Sandi said…
That little penguin makes me smile. Love your card!
Unknown said…
Super cute fun and friendly card. I like anything penguins. Didnt ME come out with a FUN release? Love them!
Monica P said…
Love the card, and now the song is stuck in my head!!!!!
Mel said…
Love how you ombre colored the alphas!
anja curvers said…
Wow such a great card.
IslandV said…
SOO cute! I just LOVE these penguins! TFS!
Anonymous said…
Love the idea of shading the alphabet.
grace said…
Very cute card! I started singing the song when I read the sentiment lol
Anonymous said…
Adorable card...love everything about it!
bzyPTmom said…
So cute is that penguin! Beautiful card, love the colors.
Anonymous said…
It's soooo cute!!! Love the penguin and the letters. Really lovely and funny card!
eva
Unknown said…
I love that penguin. Great job on this card.
Donna Gibson said…
I love the ombre effect you achieved on the letters! Great card!
Laurie said…
Very nice!! I am loving the alphabet. Now you need the lego dude! :-)
Parker said…
What an awesomely, happy penquin sitting upon an awesomely made card. Thanks.
Sharron said…
Adorable card--love that you used the letters! They're perfect!
Katherine said…
Such a cute card. Thanks for sharing.
Anonymous said…
Super cute...love the penguin stamps.
NanW said…
The penguins are too cute!
Mclay said…
I really like anything & everything of Mama Elephant's! Awesome company & products for sure!
deb c said…
Great card. I just love that little penquin!!
Chark said…
so, so cute! love your design!
Barb Schmidt said…
Great card, as always. Keep those ideas flowin'
jennyloveskenny said…
Haha! Love it! Now I have the Lego Movie theme song stuck in my head!
Von Marie said…
Super cute card!!!
Shelly Rasske said…
This penguin is adorable and I love the colors in your card.
Unknown said…
like the use of the new lettering, look great
Renee M said…
Such a fun card and happy colors! Am trying not to let the Awesome song get stuck in my head again--such a cute movie :)
SkyPixie17 said…
Great card, and I love the softly striped background! Beautiful!
cutiephinphin said…
What an adorable card! Love the block alphas and of coz the penguins.
Kathi said…
Very nice card, love the look of your block alphas
Unknown said…
This penguin stamp is so cute!
Jan Gonzales said…
That penguin is pretty awesome - so is your card. Thanks for sharing.
Amyjzs said…
Those penguins are adorable.
Unfortunately, I know that awesome song!!! So creative of you the way you made the sentimnet...too cute!
Unknown said…
I had to smile when I saw your sentiment, made my day. (That song is so catching even if you don't like it you can't help singing it.) But I like your card, cute and simple.
Stephanie said…
Super cute!! Can't wait to play with them
pcm said…
now i have that lego song stuck in my head! LOL!
Streetscrapper said…
That penguin set is definitely a MUST have! They are so cute!
Audrey said…
I thought of the LEGO movie as soon as I saw your card! I love it!
Julie C. said…
Love the new letter stamp set and the penguin is just so cute! ^_^
Very nice card. The penguin is so cute.
LOVELOVELVOE the adorable Arctic Penguins!!! Your card is so sweet and I love that you used so many stamp sets on it!!! You Go GIRL!! TFS!
Unknown said…
The penguins are way cute
KimP said…
This is a very cute card! Funny. I love the penguin, love all penguins.
Heidi C. said…
Perfectly cute card! Love your inspiration. Yeah know the Lego movie! I really like how you used the letters!
sotama14 said…
Love this penguin stamp set !!
Rufred said…
What a cute, FUN card!!
Unknown said…
Such a great card! Love the sentiment....my hubby always says that! :)
Stephanie R/S said…
Ur card is just like it reads awesome
Elena said…
i'm going to be singing that song all afternoon. what a fun card!
Alla S said…
Such a cute card. Those penguins are adorable.
Unknown said…
Just plain fun thanks for sharing
Unknown said…
Just plain fun thanks for sharing
BeckyR71 said…
Very cute card! Love it !
Unknown said…
Nice to see the block letters used on a card - they are great!
BeverlyBL said…
Cutie cute, cute, and I love the letters.
Barbara said…
Oh, clever and cute. What a fun way to use these great new stamps from Mama Elephant.
Cathy said…
Such adorable penguins, great card, Cathy x
Alinsmajl said…
So cute and so clean!
C said…
TOOO CUTEEEE. DEFINITELY AWESOME
Becca Yahrling said…
Your card is awesome (& Fun!).
Unknown said…
Love the block letters and the way you made them look like ice. Very nice.
jc said…
Love how you really mixed up different designs from the release!
Karen said…
Love this alpha set and who can resist penguins!
Lorell said…
That Penguin stamp set is just so cute! Thanks for showing a cute way to use it. And my kids always sing that "Everything Is Awesome" song, too...LOL!
Cristy said…
How cute! This will make for a perfect bday card for anyone in the holiday season! (Or year round, 'cause who doesn't like penguins?!)
Janet said…
Love the phrase my kids are all over the house singing this song too and all the new release!
~God bless~
Joanie said…
What a fun little card. This is "awesome". :)
mtscrapgal said…
I'm loving these penguins. They are so cute. Cute card. Thanks
Unknown said…
I absolutely love the penguin. These new ink colors and stamp sets are beautiful and AWESOME.
Immi said…
Those penguins are irresistible!
Gdian said…
I know I am just echoing a lot of people, but - cute card! Really love the font used for 'awesome', and the adorable penguin.
Megan McDonald said…
very cool card, he is very cute
Amy McCue said…
I love that alphabet!
Unknown said…
Mama E's penguins are so damn cute!! love your card. TFS xxx
Anonymous said…
Very cute!!!
Makes you want to dance with him!
Megan said…
Love how you colored the letters!
Lisa Petrella said…
ADORABLE! Love that sweet little penguin and how you colored the letters!
Sarah G said…
These penguins are as cute as the ME pandas! Love the customised sentiment :)
sueymem said…
I love the alphabet stamps.
Anonymous said…
Omg the penguin is to die for
Unknown said…
I think the penguins are so darn cute and I like the lettering (shadow effect). Great job on the background stamp.
Sharie said…
The background or Designer paper really makes the front pop!!! love that penguin and his red hat!!!
Vankleeck6 said…
Love this little penguin jumping for joy!
Pam said…
Such a fun card! Love those skating penguins.
Pam said…
Such a fun card! Love those skating penguins.
Craftybee said…
Great card.. I cant resist those Penguins--so adorable. TFS!
Vanessa B said…
Super fun card! As soon as I saw it, I started singing "everything is awesome" lol love the Lego movie and love your card
Xo's
Fleursbydesign said…
So cute love the little penguin :)
Celeste Goff said…
What an absolutely adorable card!!!
Cindy said…
Your penguin is so very cute. He will put a smile on anybody's face.
Unknown said…
Very cute card. Love the touch of washi tape. Andof course the penguin Iis adorable.
Tricia Barber said…
Great card! Love your style!
Christine R. said…
Such a cute penguin. My favorite stamp set in this release!
Kim A. said…
This is soooo stinkin cute!! I love the adorable penguin stamp set!!!!!!
Annywz said…
OMG i love your card sooooo clean and simple!
OracleGaia said…
I love your card. Just how cute is that lil penguin!
Cheryl L. said…
Fun! Looks like he's jumping for joy!
Anonymous said…
Fab card. Two of my favourite sets from this release - penquins and the alphabet. :)
Unknown said…
Cute card! Love that little penguin.
Denise G. said…
Very cute card! You really show off the new block letter stamps!
snazzyjj said…
Your penguin looks like he is having so much fun. Great characters.
joy said…
Adorable card, Stephanie! I love this new ME release.
joy said…
Oops! I mean Ashley!!!
What a cute card - thanks so very much!
Denise Bryant said…
Darling card! Those penguins are absolutely my favorite!
debs2107 said…
Aww this is super cute!!
Anonymous said…
The penguin is so cute!
Sue D said…
Your cute penguin card is awesome!
Super cute and fun card! That penguin is too precious!
Anonymous said…
I just love the new block letters
Trina said…
Those block letters are great! And the penguins are definitely my favorite of the new line, sooooo cute!!
NPurdum56 said…
What an adorable card! The more I see, the more I want!!!! Nancee :)
Unknown said…
That little penguine is jumping for joy, so cute! Love your sentiment :)
Maye M.L said…
Must first confess my weakness for penguins. Even with the disclaimer, this card is absolutely darling. This cute guy just makes me smile.Cheers!
Miriam Prantner said…
So cute! I love the sentiment and adorable penguin. Love the enamel dots too!
stampinfun71 said…
this is super cute...love the alphabet and the penguins are my absolute favorite!!!! LOVE, Love, LOVE!!!!
Traci said…
The penguins are too cute! Great card!
Jessika said…
Those letters are cool!
Kellianne said…
That song goes around our house like crazy too! Love how those letters can be colored in like that
Cute, cute, cute! Totally make me smile.
Nina said…
Your copic coloring is "awesome" - love that cute penguin.
Such a cute card - the penguin is so cute! I love the alphas.
Linda said…
Those penguins are so cute! Good job!
Rachael said…
Love the letters!
Marsha said…
Awesome penguin card!! :)
byulgzr said…
love those block letters~ :)
Michele said…
Adorable card! Loving this hop!
Grace said…
Love how the letters pop.
Carol said…
Adorable card - love those penguins!
Maureen said…
So fun! Love your "homemade" sentiment and that adorable penguin!
Iris said…
So cute - love the bouncy penguin.
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pta4him said…
more cute penguins-how fun
Larissa Heskett said…
LOVE!! So HAPPY and Bright!! =)
Teresa said…
Nice simple card. Thank you for a chance to win.
Susan said…
That penguins is adorable. Really like those block letter sentiments too.
mimi said…
OMG.... Love love love how cute this card is!!!
Unknown said…
My son would go crazy for a card with that sentiment! I love those penguins!
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