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UStamp with Dawn and Friends!! World Showcase Blog Hop


If you have been following the Blog Hop from the beginning, you have just been blown away by Dawn.  Isn’t she cool?

If you are just joining the Blog Hop, no problem as you can start at any point.  All the Designer’s Blogs are linked together so you will be able to see ALL the super projects we have for you.   

For my project I chose a basic technique which you can use in a variety of ways. It’s called Two-Step Stamping.  Here’s an example of a very simple card you can make using this technique (and you’ll find more ideas in the PDF tutorial): 


 I like two-step stamping, as you can make stunning projects in very little time. Create gorgeous, inexpensive wrapping paper or bright, cheerful cards and boxes – very quick and easy.
As a Special Thank You for stopping by my blog I am giving away BLOG CANDY!!  Please leave a comment about my project to be entered for a chance to win a  FREE PASS to the next UStamp with Dawn and Friends!! session – I ♥ the Holidays!!  I will randomly select a winner to be announced on Monday, so please check back to see if you are the lucky recipient. If you have already joined I ♥ the Holidays!! for the Special Party Pricing and you are selected as the winner, you will get a FREE Pass to the NEXT event after I ♥ the Holidays!! which will launch in Spring (New Zealand/Australia) or Autumn/Fall (Northern Hemisphere).  
AND now for the really cool part!! You will NOT want to miss out on THIS!!  
By clicking this really cute blinkie…yeah…go ahead and click it!!… 
You will be taken to
Of course it’s ***FREE*** to join and there you will find the tutorials for all the blog hop projects,
PLUS live chats, challenges and more prizes!!
You will even have an opportunity to be considered for a spot as a Guest Designer!! 
Yes!! It is all FREE, so tell all your friends and join the fun with UStamp with Dawn and Friends!!

 Now you’re off to visit the amazingly talented Lorri Heiling. I know you’ll love what she has for you too. Thanks for dropping by! 
70 Comments leave one →
  1. 11/06/2011 07:44

    Oh, I have been waiting for this to start Bron. LOVE you project, two stepping is a great technique to learn. Your card is lovely as always! Off for the blog tour now. Big hugs to you and the boys ♥

  2. Debbie Airey permalink
    11/06/2011 08:09

    Bron what a very simple but effective card. I love it!

  3. Nancy Powell permalink
    11/06/2011 08:49

    Very pretty. I am so enjoying this blog hop. You are all so talented. Nancy P

  4. 11/06/2011 09:00

    Love your card Bron, I’m a big fan of yellow and black. Those colors make such a sharp, crisp, impact.

  5. yvonne walker permalink
    11/06/2011 09:28

    I love this stamp set Bron, you can do so many colour combnations with it, I just need to buy it LOL. Love your card.

  6. 11/06/2011 09:45

    Hi sweetie, thanks for sharing a fantastic project, I would love to win a pass to the next round.

  7. Sue permalink
    11/06/2011 12:29

    Bron you have inspired me to actually use this stamp set (shame!). Yes, its one of those that has sat gathering dust. Love the colour combo. So crisp and summery. Anything to make us feel warmer here in Aus.

  8. Glenda permalink
    11/06/2011 12:58

    Another wonderful blog hop… much inspiration.
    Love your card, Bron

  9. 11/06/2011 13:07

    Oh Bron! You are forcing me to finally ink up this stamp set! Love it.

  10. Anita A permalink
    11/06/2011 13:34

    Beautiful card!

  11. Debbie Flattum permalink
    11/06/2011 14:02

    This is one of my favorite sets! Love the color combo. Great job!

  12. 11/06/2011 14:25

    Bron this is another stunner.
    Great Otago colours too.

  13. 11/06/2011 14:26

    What a lovely card, so fresh looking, TFS.

  14. 11/06/2011 14:28

    Beautiful display of 2 step stamping! Thanks for sharing and the chance for your Blog Candy.

  15. Barbara V permalink
    11/06/2011 14:29

    Great project for classes and workshops! Thanks for the inspiration.

  16. Janelle permalink
    11/06/2011 14:34

    Bron you have such a talent. I loved the stamp and how you made the gift paper. I had never thought to do that.

  17. 11/06/2011 14:42

    I haven’t done much with this stamp…makes me want to pull it out of the cabinet. Wonderful card.

  18. pauline Barrington permalink
    11/06/2011 14:48

    Love your work really like the colours that you have used well done!

  19. 11/06/2011 14:55

    I love the colors you chose for this – absolutely gorgeous!!

  20. Angie permalink
    11/06/2011 15:02

    Fab looking card and those flowers look so vibrant.

  21. 11/06/2011 15:22

    Bron, this is wonderful! I have truly enjoyed blog hopping!

  22. Karen permalink
    11/06/2011 15:29

    I love the simple elegance of your card! Thanks for sharing.

  23. 11/06/2011 16:29

    Hey Bron,
    What a great card it is clean and elegant, i love it, the next round of UWDAF looks like so much fun

  24. Peri permalink
    11/06/2011 16:42

    Nice and simple – wonderful layout!

  25. Sally W permalink
    11/06/2011 17:40

    Hi Bron I love your project, it would be fab to win a free pass to Ustamp with Dawn and friends

  26. 11/06/2011 17:59

    What a great card, love your colour combo 🙂

  27. Megan Mcdonald permalink
    11/06/2011 18:09

    Born I love this card, I did’nt like this stamp set when it came out but you are changing my mind.

  28. 11/06/2011 18:26

    Go you Bron!! 28 comments already..youre a star inside and out!

  29. 11/06/2011 20:14

    Beautiful card, Bron! I am a huge 2-step fan, too! Love it! Thanks for sharing! xoxo, Kim

  30. 11/06/2011 22:20

    Bron I love the colours you have used on this simple but gorgeous card.

  31. Marsha Edwards permalink
    11/06/2011 23:07

    Bron, great example of this technique – & love those colors!! Thanks for sharing all your ideas. Marsha

  32. Beverley permalink
    11/06/2011 23:22

    What a beautiful fresh loooking card. I haven’t done two step stamping for ages and you have given me inspiration to get back into it.

  33. 12/06/2011 00:31

    Gorgeous …. love the simplicity of your card …. and the colour combination is so fresh and elegant ….. love it!!!

  34. 12/06/2011 00:56

    WOW. A beautiful card Bron Thanks for the inspiration.

  35. Martha permalink
    12/06/2011 01:57

    Doing the two-step is always fun! And when in doubt-go simple! Your project does both very beautifully. Thanks for sharing.

  36. Trish K. permalink
    12/06/2011 02:08

    Great card. What is the name of this stamp set? It’s gorgeous!

  37. Amanda M permalink
    12/06/2011 02:45

    Love the colors – gonna have yo check out the pdf

  38. Amanda M permalink
    12/06/2011 02:46

    oops… that yo should have said “to”

  39. Michelle permalink
    12/06/2011 02:53

    You’ve made me look at 2 step stamping in a whole new light. Thanks.

  40. 12/06/2011 02:55

    A simple and very pretty card. Thanks for sharing

  41. Theresa permalink
    12/06/2011 03:02

    I really like the simplicity of your card and the white spaces. The colors are perfect.
    Thanks for the chance to win blog candy.

  42. 12/06/2011 03:32

    Simple but beautiful!

  43. 12/06/2011 05:05

    Simple yet oh so pretty. Love that stamp set. I need to use it more! Thanks for the blog candy chance.

  44. 12/06/2011 05:22

    Great card and colors. I love this set and it is perfect for the two step process. TFS

  45. Sally S permalink
    12/06/2011 06:52

    I just love the textured background. The card is simple and beatiful Thanks
    Sally S

  46. Carolyn S permalink
    12/06/2011 08:42

    This is a really cute card with simple elegance! I will definitely be CASE-ing this. Thanks!!

  47. Colleen K. permalink
    12/06/2011 09:41

    Thanks for sharing such a pretty card.

  48. Susan Zbacnik permalink
    12/06/2011 09:47

    Very pretty… reminds me of a 50’s fabric design!

  49. lynette Irvine permalink
    12/06/2011 09:54

    Bron enjoying cup of nice hot milo and i drove in the your sight and wow it is a lovelly clean and simple card with feeling the warmth that this card would give to anyone . i would be thrilled to receive a card like yours and would case in. Well done thanks for sharing it with us.

  50. 12/06/2011 10:54

    Beautiful Bron I really can’t wait to have a go.

  51. Ann permalink
    12/06/2011 12:26

    Those colours really pop! Nice card & envy

  52. 12/06/2011 12:42

    I love the colour combination. I might still have to get that stamp set after all…. thanks

  53. Dee permalink
    12/06/2011 14:11

    Gorgeous card

  54. 12/06/2011 14:29

    Love your card and your color combination!

  55. Linda Henry permalink
    12/06/2011 15:27

    Love the color combination on this card. So clean and crisp.

  56. Marisol Gutierrez permalink
    12/06/2011 15:40

    Bron! Love the Simple Elegance of your card! Color Combo is GREAT! TFS!

  57. Martha Haddock permalink
    12/06/2011 16:00

    WOW! Your card is striking! So simple, yet so elegant and it is the first time I have seen this set and thought I NEED that! Thanks!


  58. 12/06/2011 16:21

    What a gorgeous CAS card! I love 2 stap stamping 🙂

  59. 12/06/2011 16:48

    Bron – love this card. It is simple but very effective. Enjoying the bloghop. Looking forward to finally meeting you at SENZ

  60. Steph permalink
    12/06/2011 16:50

    Love this card and am intrigued by the fact you say the technique is so simple. Doesn’t look it.

  61. 12/06/2011 17:18

    HI Bron Love your card cant’ wait to try IT out !!

  62. Tee-Jay permalink
    12/06/2011 17:26

    Greenhouse Garden woudl have to be my most favourite set in the current catalogue. A eautiful caard and I love the colours you have chosen.

  63. Donna permalink
    12/06/2011 18:26

    This looks so stylish!!! I might have to invest in ANOTHER stamp set 🙂


  64. Michelle permalink
    12/06/2011 18:37

    I love the simplicity of this card – beautiful 🙂

  65. Alison Hydes permalink
    12/06/2011 21:16

    Lovely card Bron.

  66. Jeannette Van permalink
    13/06/2011 08:30

    Really like the color combinations. Great card!

  67. Joan Brenizer permalink
    13/06/2011 11:09

    Pretty! Thanks for the ideas.

  68. 13/06/2011 22:38

    LOve the colours…tfs.

  69. Cath Dean permalink
    14/06/2011 08:46

    Gorgeous Bron love those colours!!!

  70. 15/06/2011 23:51

    Wow! This is sensational, Bron! I haven’t used two strikingly different colours for two step stamping before. I love this combo! Hugs xxaxx

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