Tuesday, February 2, 2016

VIDEO: The Daily Marker 30 Day Challenge + Happy Birds

Yes, a little birdie told me that it is finally Release Week at Wplus9, AND coincidentally, the start of a new The Daily Marker 30 Day Color Challenge! Oh happy day! I can't think of a better reason to have a party.

You can find out all of the details about the challenge and the blog hop participants at the bottom of this post. But first, let's take a look at the new Happy Birds stamp set and dies that we will be releasing on February 5, 2016.

Happy Birds
4x6" Clear Stamp Set
$14 USD

Happy Birds Companion Die
Steel Rule Die
$14 USD

Aren't they adorable? As usual, you'll be able to purchase them together or separately, but we will also be offering a limited edition Happy Birds Design Kit as well! The kit will include the stamp, the die, exclusive patterned paper, pre-scored card bases, card stock and enamel dots.

Both of my cards today were created using the contents of the kit. And I just could not resist making these little cuties wobble with Action Wobblers!

You can watch the video below to see what I mean.

Watch above or watch in HD at YouTube

In case you couldn't tell in the video, these little guys just crack me up!

More About the 30 Day Color Challenge

Kathy Racoosin from The Daily Marker loves to color and she is hosting her fourth 30 DAY COLORING CHALLENGE. The premise of the challenge is to color something everyday even if it’s for five minutes. It doesn’t matter what you color or what you are coloring with. Today Kathy has assembled a blog hop to give your creativity a jump start with some very talented ladies.

At the end of the hop you will find an awesome GIVEAWAY AND A COUPON CODE FOR Online Card Classes. If you've landed here in the middle, you can find the complete list below.

Blog Hop Roll Call

Giveaway Alert

As usual, during Release Week we also have some goodies up for grab!

Would you like to win a $25 store credit to wplus9.com? Just leave a comment below by 9:00 a.m. EST on 02/03/16 to enter and I will select one random winner from all comments. Winner will be posted on our Winners page by noon on 02/03/16.

Thanks for stopping by! Kara will be here tomorrow with more inspiration featuring this release and I for one, can't wait to see what she has in store for us!

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274 comments:

  1. I really adore this stamp set! I want it!!!! and the paper is super cute!
    Cristina
    thehouseoftheblackbirds.blogspot.it

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  2. I have yet to see bird images like that - they're definitely different and look fabulous for coloring! And that "french fry" sentiment ... too funny!

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  3. This little stamp set is so adorable! I love the sentiment about the bird with the french fry, so funny! Can't wait to see more!

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  4. this set is so cute!!! I can't wait to order it :) great cards

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  5. Definitely happy birds and not angry birds w/ wonderful coloring. Have a BEE-utiful day!
    Melissa
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

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  6. Cute happy birds and you sure didn't go wrong with those wobbles.

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  7. These birds are darling!! Love the happy stamped background on the first card!

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  8. I love how utterly happy these cards turned out!

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  9. Love the birds on the action wobblers! Oh my what a fun set!!! And that French fry sentiment is adorable! :)

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  10. This is so cute and what a fun way to use that great new set!! Love it!!

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  11. So happy that you have a kit!!! And I love the doodle style of birds. I was crazy about the doodle buds so it's great to see a new stamp in that style. And cute sentiments too, you can't get much better than that. ; )

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  12. Cute, cute, cute! I adore these new birds!

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  13. Great cards and stamps! Looking forward to seeing the complete release! ;-)

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  14. Okay...so I confess to being rather 'frightened' by birds (we have ravens the size of hippos here! Scary!, but yours have me smiling a mile wide! They're cute, sweet and sooooo perfect for colouring! Fabulous set; amazing showcases!
    ~carol

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  15. This is so amazing. I am inspired by how you used this set. It is now on my wish list.

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  16. I just LOVE the style of these birds! They seem perfect for all colouring mediums and I like the idea of a kit! Charming papers too :)

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  17. These are so cute!! (and SO much better than ANGRY birds! lol!)

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  18. Love your birds, and the wobblers are the perfect touch.

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  19. Awesome video! So excited about this release too!

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  20. Such cute cards Dawn and I totally enjoyed your video. You sound like you are a lot of fun! Love your new products too! TFS!

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  21. So much fun! These birdies are great and your card is just superb!

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  22. Cool cards ,I loved the birdes !

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  23. These are the cutest cards ever! I love those little birds and I need that kit. Your video is wonderful. It's so nice to know I am not the only one who can't decide where to put enamel dots or sequins. Everyone makes it look so easy - it's not! I need more action wobblers, too - my 2 year old grandson will love wobbly birds on his cards.

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  24. The birdies are super cute! love those cute cards too!! :D

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  25. The birdies are super cute! love those cute cards too!! :D

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  26. Such cute modern birds! The color challenge sounds fun too.

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  27. Oh wow! I love these cards and this amazing stamp set!!!

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  28. Aww what cute birdies! Love them.

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  29. I am the smitten kitten with this set and cannot wait until Friday! The papers are just adorable, and I so enjoyed your video!

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  30. I am in love with the works of Charley Harper, Dawn ... could this be your homage to him? LOve it, must have it!!!
    =]

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  31. First, the Happy Birds set just went to the top of my wish list! A must have! I'm a birdie addict. lol So of course I just LOVE your cards. Going to watch your video right now. :-)

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  32. Awesome video! So excited about this release too!

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  33. You crack me up. I have some of those wobblers and have never used them. Guess it's time. TFS

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  34. SO cute Dawn!! I love that "Happier than a bird with a French Fry"!!! and your cards were (goes without saying but I will anyway) Awesome girl! TFS

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  35. Such a lovely and fun card! I want to make everything wobble haha

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  36. I have to say that those birds are adorable and fun! I can't wait to get the whole kit and work with them. Your video was great, and I didn't hear even one ramble! Gotta get some wobblers now, : ) Bev

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  37. These birds are a must have. Along with Tim's Crazy birds how can you go wrong? Thanks for telling us about them.

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  38. love the cards you made with the new birdie stamps. Love the idea with the kit!

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  39. I love those little birds! What a cute design!!! How fun they are.
    What adorable cards....they couldn't be any cuter!
    Susan

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  40. Gotta get me some of those wobblers!! Such fun cards Dawn! Thank you much for the video.

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  41. Adorable cards! Those birds are so sweet!! I think I may be in need of them here ;) Love ♥

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  42. Oh my goodness.... Must. Have. Those. Birdies! I love them! They make me giggle inside. Your card is fabulous!

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  43. The little birdies are so cute! Perfect for spring, and birthdays!

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  44. Ah so cute! The sentiments are sweet, I am seriously tempted by the design pack idea!

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  45. Great cards!! I have a hard time creating masculine but these would be easy to recreate! TFS!

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  46. I really like these birds! They are fun and different!

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  47. Love those birds. Our house is ruled by an African Grey so any set with birds is a weakness. Thanks for another fantastic video!

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  48. These little birds are just adorable. I love how you have created your own patterned paper with the stamps. Inspiring cards.

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  49. I really love this modern/contemporary style of card. This is great and so versatile. Thanks for sharing!

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  50. What a fun release! The designs are so crisp and modern! Great supporting images with the birds. Love it! Super cute cards.

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  51. Love these! The text background with the little orange guy got me for sure! These stamps are so versatile :)

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  52. I just love this adorable set, Dawn! Your cards are soooo fun! I always cut my action wobblers too but have heard they're trying to come out with smaller ones too - yay! ♥

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  53. Super cute cards and images. Those birdies are "tweet" !

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  54. These Birds remind me of Charley Harper :). Very mid-century modern and I can't wait to get them! I'm so glad they make you happy Dawn.

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  55. In love with those birds! Wobble wobble:-)

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  56. Such a darling card Dawn. Love the set of birds. You can't have enough birds and flowers in my stamp palace. Thanks for sharing your talent.

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  57. These little birdies are so cute and adorable!!!

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  58. this would be a fun stamp set to use for my greeting cards.
    Love the birds - their expressions are darling.
    The examples you gave are wonderful. Hope I can do
    as well with my set.
    thanks for sharing some great cards.

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  59. I really like the look of these bird stamps. They look so fun!

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  60. Cute, cute, cute!!! What a fun stamp set.

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  61. oh my goodness, are these the coolest birds or what?

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  62. OMGGGGGGGGG these are so cute!!!! Honored to be hopping with you! Off to buy some birds!

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  63. These birds are the cutest! Such a fun set...and thanks for sharing a video with us!

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  64. MUST have, can't wait until the 5th. What a fantastic release!

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  65. Cute wobblers! I can see why you giggle.

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  66. So much fun! at first glance the stamp set said not for me. But by the end of the video - you had so much fun - I feel like I gotta have them. WOW! thanks!

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  67. What an adorable stamp set, Dawn!! So cute!

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  68. Dawn, you are so funny! Your cards are fantastic and I love those birds! So fun!

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  69. These Happy Birds are so adorable! Beautiful samples.

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  70. I found myself smiling through your whole video! Very fun cards and I can't wait to buy a WPlus9 kit!!!

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  71. I LOVE the birds!!!! The way you stamped them for the background looks amazing! I Love it!!

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  72. Really fun set, and how fun to have matching papers and dies available, too, Dawn! I enjoyed your video!

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  73. Great coloring and stamping. What a cute set!!!

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  74. so cute, and I love that they're so gender neutral!

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  75. Your cards are adorable--I agree, those action wobblers look pretty fun! Can't wait to see what tomorrow brings!

    Chris L.

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  76. Love these happy little birds! I can't wait to see the rest of the new releases!

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  77. Lovely cards..now who doesn't need a bit of Wplus9 in their lives! I do!

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  78. Oh I love this stamp set, it's so cute!

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  79. Loving this stamp set.....your cards are just adorable. I am totally getting the pattern paper as well. Thank you for the inspiration. :-)

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  80. Love the birds! Very cute cards! Your kit sounds wonderful.

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  81. Just too cute! Love your giggles too! 4 days to go!

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  82. I love these birds. They are nice and wonderful. Cool Cards!

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  83. Oh my!! I'm loving this stamp/die set and LOVE what you've done with it!!

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  84. Oh my!! I'm loving this stamp/die set and LOVE what you've done with it!!

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  85. OK...this set just speaks to me...LOL on the bird with a french fry! Just plain fun! Thanks Dawn!

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  86. Love these cards! And I love that you couldn't resist wobbling them!!!

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  87. Dawn, this is a bird set unlike any I have ever seen, and I adore it! Such fun cards today, too!

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  88. Oh gosh the bird with the fry is too cute. Great set a must have.

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  89. Love these birds and your cards! Fabulous idea to have a coordinating kit option too!

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  90. Oh get out! Those Happy Birds are too adorable! They're even better 'wobbling'! :)

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  91. I especially like your second card. I need to invest in some action wobblers. They are great for everyone, but especially for kids. I love putting a smile on someone's face.

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  92. I love, love LOVE this set! Cuteness overload! oh and your cards are amazing as always

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  93. Such cute cards. Love those birds!

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  94. I enjoyed this video so much. You make me feel like I was visiting you in your craft room. The birds are so likeable. They were begging to be wobbled. Thanks for the giveaway.

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  95. happier than a bird with a french fry! lOL!

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  96. Yes, Yes, and Yes. Love those little birdies. Love the 30 Day Coloring Challenge. And, love what I've heard about your water coloring class. Got to sign up for it. I am probably between a beginner and an intermediate, but I am willing and ready to learn from the experts (which you certainly are!) Thanks, Dawn for always inspiring us!

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  97. Such cute birds! That orange bird with leaves look great.

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  98. This isnSUCH a cute stamp set and the kit sounds fabulous. Now I need to go buy tons of action wobblers!!

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  99. What fun little birds!!! So cute.

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  100. I love those Happy Birds!!! Very cute, and lovely card! Thank you for sharing!

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  101. Your cards just beg for those action wobblers, Dawn. I have a weakness for cards with birds - these are adorable! I especially like the little bird with the spread wings - so cute. P.S. - Loving the watercolour class! You're a marvelous teacher.

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  102. These are seriously the cutest birds with attitude. I have some wobblers that I haven't used yet, I better dig them out.

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  103. These Happy Birds are so much fun ... and so cute ... such fabulous inspiration, thank you! Anita :)

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  104. What a fun stamp set. I like how you used a circle die to create the scene. Cute cards!

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  105. Love these adorable little birds! They're just so fun!!!

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  106. Really cute cards, and I learned a new saying..."happier than a bird w/ a french fry," never heard that one before.

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  107. So darn cute! Love these little birdies! Thanks for the inspiration and chance to win!!! :D

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  108. The birds are super adorable, and I love the sentiments that go with them!!

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  109. Cute stamp set. Thanks for the new release prize chance.

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  110. i luv your happy birds stamp set - they make me smile!

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  111. So what is more fun than a warbler? A wobbler, of course! Especially if he has a french fry.

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  112. I love how you've used the stamp set as both the background and the focal point. Thanks for the idea!

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  113. Those are some seriously happy birds!

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  114. Love your cards and your cute, new bird stamps & dies! Adorable!

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  115. I love the trendiness of these little birdies and the quirky little details you've added! Your cards turned out adorable, love the two toned leaves, and I'm sold on the whole 'wobble' thing! The kit sounds like a great idea, too...love it when everything coordinates!

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  116. OMGeeeeeeeeeee those lil "birdies" are adorable..another set to add to my never ending WISH lists! PS: Love that you are part of this and thank you again for the super Watercolor Class! It rocked!!

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  117. OH. MY. GOSH!!!! Those little birds are so stinkin' CUTE!!!! I NEED them!!!!

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  118. The birds remind me of the children's storybook called Round Robin. So cute.

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  119. these little guys are so cute!

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  120. I LOVED your video: so nice to see that I am not the only one who can't make decisions!! :-) I love your little birdies and the card kit: oh my!! On my way to order, darn you! ;-)

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  121. what a fun set.. awesome coloring..

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  122. Perfect timing for the release! Too cute :)

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  123. The Happy Birds set is cute and simple to color or as detailed as you want, thanks for the great video.

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  124. Very artsy birds! I love their shapes and your coloring

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  125. Oh those birds are simply adorable!

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  126. These birds are quite unique - love the look of them Dawn.

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  127. Oh no - I'm such a sucker when it comes to bird stamps - it going on my wish list right away!

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  128. Oh I love these birds..... so adorable

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  129. They crack me up too!! Thanks for bringing a big smile to my face. I'm gonna need those birds on wobblers.

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  130. LOVE your wobbly birds! Your video was really fun, great release, too!

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  131. Way too fun! I had such a blast watching you create this really fun card. I also appreciate the technical terms, always helpful for us newbies. Now I know what to call it when my glue seeps out: It's splooging! I really appreciate all of it: the cards, the new stamps, the set, the wobbles, the giggles, and the indecisiveness! Makes me feel hopeful for myself. Thanks.

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  132. Such perfect little images to color!!!!

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  133. Such a cute stamp set and great cards! I'm loving the wobble action. I have some of those somewhere in my craft room and am going to have to dig them out.

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  134. LOL What a cute little set! All I can think of when I see it is Angry Birds though! hahaha And the set is called Happy Birds! Get it? Yes, I'm a dork and I embrace it ;)

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  135. Oh I wish my shopping budget was much larger. Finding tons of new cute things.

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  136. I love these adorable birds!!! Dawn your cards are so cute. Love the new paper pad!!

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  137. These are darling! Thank you for the entertaining and informative video tutorial.

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  138. These are darling! Thank you for the entertaining and informative video tutorial.

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  139. How fun are these birds? I LOVE the graphic style of your cards!!

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  140. OKAY, these birds are a must-have, as in, I must-have them. They're so stinkin' cute. And your cards...well, as always they're perfect.

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  141. These birds are so super cute! And, once again, your coloring is amazing!

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  142. Ack... these birds are way too cute! LOVE!!!

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  143. Love the graphic look of your new birds! I get inspired by seeing your coloring.

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  144. The Happy Birds are so cute and look like a lot of fun to color! Really like the pattern paper in to kit too!

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  145. These cards are adorable! i love those cute birdies! The background on the first cards is so fun!!

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  146. Such adorable cards Dawn and me, I love your rambling LOL! TFS

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  147. such fun cards, those birds are so cute!!

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  148. So many ideas. Love the look of the stamps, so different.

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  149. So many ideas. Love the look of the stamps, so different.

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  150. OMG I want that kit! Loved your cards and the video also made me laugh with you enjoying the wobbles! Love love love them

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  151. Thanks for the inspiration and I love the new stamp set! Thanks for the opportunity to win!

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  152. Super Cute Dawn! Love these quirky birds. Thanks, Paulette S.
    Craftqueen417 at yahoo
    Http://paulettesprettypapercrafts.WordPress.com

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  153. Your cards make me HAPPY Dawn :)
    LOVE your birds, LOVE your scenes, LOVE your colouring and LOVE your wobbler ACTION too!!!
    THANK YOU for sharing your FABULOUS tutorial and CREATIVE INSPIRATION!!!

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  154. I love the birds they are so cute and funky! Thank you for the opportunity to win!!!

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  155. Such adorable cards Dawn and me, I love your rambling LOL! TFS

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  156. Those little birds make me laugh too! So cute and I love the backgrounds on your cards.

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  157. Such a fun stamp set -- the happy birds are adorable!

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  158. This set is so cute! I love the sentiments, too :)

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  159. Those cards are so cute and you laughter is totally infectious! I love those background papers you used and I need to try one of those wobblers.

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  160. Adorable birds and love that they wobble.

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  161. The Happy Birds are so cute and look like a lot of fun to color! I love your cards! TFS

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  162. I love your little bird told me background! It's good enough to send on its on.

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  163. Your forward use of white space was interesting.

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  164. Adorable birds and sentiments!

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  165. Love these happy little birds & your wonderful coloring!

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  166. Cute little birds. Love the wobblers. Yhanks for sharing!

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  167. Love the birds and how they move.

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  168. Today's my son's birthday...he would've loved one of these cards! So cute!

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  169. Love your cards! This new set is wonderful - truly unique. I love the designs.

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  170. LOVE LOVE LOVE the New Release and the AMAZING Projects!! =) THANKS SO MUCH for sharing and for the chance to WIN!! Have a FABULOUS ELEASE WEEK!! =)

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  171. These cards are just so cute. I need to get some wooblers for my grandkids cards. Thanks for the ideas.

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  172. Such cute cards, Dawn! It's a whole new look for Wplus9. I really love the patterned paper, too! ♡

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  173. Hi Dawn! The bird set is adorable. I can't wait to see the rest of the release.

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  174. Your action wobbler joy was delightful Dawn!!!! I found myself giggling away right with you! Love the cute stamp set :)

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  175. All the birds are sooooo happy! Great choice!
    Paper Hugs,
    Jan

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  176. Very cute stamp set and love the adorable cards!

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  177. Love those little birds; they make
    such a fun card.

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  178. fun cards, love the coloring challenge

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  179. I don't even like birds, but I love that stamp set. It's so darn cute and I agree it's great for boys.

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  180. Love these birds they are so cute and make such great cards. Thanks for sharing so much fun!

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