Sunday, October 2, 2011

Chick Challenges Blog Hop - Oct 1st-5th

Welcome to the Chick Picks Blog Hop, celebrating the official launch of our brand new challenge blog, Chick Challenges {with Ippity}!  Chick Challenges was created by the Unity Endorsed Ippity Chicks to provide you with inspiring sketches, creative project ideas, and the chance to win some fabulous Ippity stamps!

Our blog hop will run from Oct. 1 to Oct. 5.  Each day, we will feature 5 new Ippity Chicks and their projects.  We will be sharing projects made using our favorite Ippity stamp sets.  To sweeten the deal even more, Chick Challenges is giving away Ippity stamp sets to (2) lucky commenters!
To win, you must:
1) become a "follower" of the Chick Challenges blog
2) visit each stop on the hop and leave a comment; and
3) come back to the Chick Challenges blog 
and tell us what YOUR favorite Ippity stamp set is.
(You can view all of Ippity's stamp sets by clicking on the
"catalog" tab at the top of the Chick Challenges blog.

It's kind of hard to pick just one set as my fav!!!

Kraft Paper
Stencil - Creative Workshop Harlequin

Spritz - Smooch Spritz - Log Cabin

Now and Forever
Thoughts from the Past
Dots for Sure

TH Distress Inks Antique Linen, Chipped Sapphire, Crushed Olive
Stampedious - Pigmented Ink Brown
Momento - Paris Dusk

3D Puffy Paint - Gold

Here is the hop order for Day 2:

Oh Yeah!
giving away 
2 stamp sets to two lucky comenters

Just Wanted to Say


Farm Fresh

(1) Unity Stamp

Thanks for hopping by
Jess B


  1. Your background is just awesome!! I love it! Having the video is really cool. Great bog!

  2. wow wow wow xx your background is gorgeous, i love it xxx i would love to be able to do it .... maybe i'll give it a go xxxx

  3. Your design project is gorgeous, love how you did the background.

    :) Lori m

  4. Jess, loved your video and the demo for creating gorgeous backgrounds - I even have some stencils perfect for my style! Thanks for the "awakening". It took a while to find your account in YouTube but I figured it out finally when clicking on your "email me" and seeing the correct spelling. Now I'm signed up to hear all your secrets for creating awesome projects! Thanks for the inspiration today, Jess!

  5. Oh my gosh, your background is just amazing!! Love it!

    Now following... And hey from the Midwest! I'm your neighbor to the north in WI. ;)
    Jmueller409 at yahoo dot com

  6. Hi Jess, OMG I love the background you created. It's great. Can't wait to try it.

  7. What a fun new video Jess! Your b/g page looks totally awesome...that's definitely a way to use lots of our sets and you created a beauty! Great tips for using little accents (those dots)! Also, I learned from my fav scrapbook store...on the Tim Holtz tool just 'staple' the velcro to the wood and it won't fall off! Yay {ippity}!

  8. The backgrounds you made are incredible! I just loved watching your video on how you made them as well!!!

  9. What a gorgeous background! I love all the gold accents. :)

  10. Thanks for the video, it is always nice to see things in action.. Heather F.-Chick

  11. Wow, what a great project. Thanks for sharing the video.

  12. I love your video, Jess! You made me LOL a number of times! I would love to craft with you! Great background page!

  13. Of course you always amaze me with your work and I love watching your creations come to life!! Great job on the video and I love that it was real and fun!!!!

    Your friend Alina
    Love ya!!!

    BTW, I'm making plans to visit this week let me know when is a good day

  14. Wow, what a beautiful technique. This would be so cool for the background of a sb layout!

    BTW..I love your background on your site!

  15. BEAUTIFUL!!! Thanks for the info!!!

  16. WOW love that background collage--gorgeous!

  17. This background that you created is just amazing. Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful work and the chance to win one of the great stamp sets. I am a new follower. patnbobcuddy at gmail dot com

  18. Really nice project. Makes me want to play with these stamps!

  19. Love the background and thanks for the video!

  20. FABULPOUS background!!! I cannot wait to try it!!! Thank you for sharing :)