Tuesday, 21 June 2022

Altenew June 2022 Fine & Dandy Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway


Hello everyone and welcome to the Altenew Fine & Dandy Collection Release Blog Hop! If you came here from Bridget Casey’s blog, then you are on the right track. Otherwise, go back Altenew Blog and start from there, as you won't want to miss anything!

To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to 2 lucky winners and a $25 gift certificate to 8 winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog and/or each designer’s blog post on the blog hop list below by 06/27/2022 for a chance to win. Altenew will draw 10 random winners from the comments left on each stop of this blog hop and announce the winners on the Altenew Winners Page on 06/29/2022.

For today’s blog hop I created a CAS card using the newly released Fancy Enjoy Die and Charming Foliage Die Set.

I started by using a patterned paper from Celebrations 6x6 Paper Pack as my background, I simply added some black ink splatters for more interest.

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Next, I die cut the beautiful "enjoy" die to create black, bold statement and I combined it with two branches from Charming Foliage Die Set. I die cut them out of white cardstock and used green markers to colour them in.

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That’s it for me, your next stop on the hop is Natasha Davies!

Here is the full line up for the blog hop today. 

Aga

Sunday, 12 June 2022

Altenew June 2022 Marvellous Monthly Series Release Blog Hop + Giveaway



Hello everyone and welcome to the Altenew June 2022 Marvellous Monthly Series Release Blog Hop! If you came here from Maryam Perez’s blog, then you are on the right track. Otherwise, go back to Altenew Card Blog and start from there, as you won't want to miss anything!

To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to 2 lucky winners and a $25 gift certificate to 8 winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog and/or each designer’s blog post on the blog hop list below by 06/18/2022 for a chance to win. Altenew will draw 10 random winners from the comments left on each stop of this blog hop and announce the winners on the Altenew Winners Page on 06/20/2022.

For my today’s card I used the beautiful Build-A-Garden: Nature's Magic set.

I stamped my flowers with Permanent Black Crisp Dye Ink onto watercolour paper and used Watercolor 36 Pan Set to colour the images. Next I used a coordinating die to cut the flowers out.

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I combined them with leaves from Leaf Clusters Stamp & Die Bundle and added all of them to a background created with Feeling Dotty Stencil and Tropical Forest Crisp Dye Ink Oval Set.

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That’s it for me, your next stop on the hop is Sande Woodson.


Here is the full line up for the blog hop today. 

Friday, 3 June 2022

Altenew June 2022 Today is the Day Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway


Hello everyone and welcome to the Altenew Today is the Day Collection Release Blog Hop! If you came here from Colleen Balija’s blog, then you are on the right track. Otherwise, go back Altenew Blog and start from there, as you won't want to miss anything!

To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to 2 lucky winners and a $25 gift certificate to 8 winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog and/or each designer’s blog post on the blog hop list below by 06/09/2022 for a chance to win. Altenew will draw 10 random winners from the comments left on each stop of this blog hop and announce the winners on the Altenew Winners Page on 06/11/2022.

For today’s blog hop I created a simple card using the newly released Climbing Leaves Stamp Set. It’s a beautiful background stamp and I decided to use it as a simple black and white backdrop for a bold embellishment.


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I simply stamped my background with Obsidian Pigment Ink and combined it with a floral arrangement from Enjoy the Ride - Blooming Ephemera embellishments as a centrepiece. To finish my design, I added few leafy branches cut out of Climbing Leaves Stamp Set stamped on white cardstock and coloured with green markers.

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That’s it for me, your next stop on the hop is Nina-Marie Trapani.

Here is the full line up for the blog hop today. 

Aga

Monday, 25 April 2022

Altenew April 2022 Spring Garden Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway


Hello everyone and welcome to the Altenew Garden Collection Release Blog Hop! If you came here from Nenette S. Madero’s blog, then you are on the right track. Otherwise, go back Altenew Blog and start from there, as you won't want to miss anything!

To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to 2 lucky winners and a $25 gift certificate to 8 winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog and/or each designer’s blog post on the blog hop list below by 05/01/2022 for a chance to win. Altenew will draw 10 random winners from the comments left on each stop of this blog hop and announce the winners on the Altenew Winners Page on 05/03/2022.

For today’s blog hop I created a quick and simple card using the newly released Antique Blossoms Die.

I started by creating my background with Feeling Dotty Stencil and green inks from Tropical Forest Crisp Dye Ink Set.

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Next, I die cut the beautiful floral branch with Antique Blossoms Die out of black cardstock and added my sentiment from Label Love Stamp Set to finish my card off.

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That’s it for me, your next stop on the hop is Colleen Balija!

Here is the full line up for the blog hop today. 

Aga

Thursday, 14 April 2022

Altenew April 2022 Gardens Around the World Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway



Hello everyone and welcome to the Altenew Gardens Around the World Collection Blog Hop! If you came here from Tenia Nelson’s blog, then you are on the right track. Otherwise, go back Altenew Blog and start from there, as you won't want to miss anything!

To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to 2 lucky winners and a $25 gift certificate to 8 winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog and/or each designer’s blog post on the blog hop list below by 04/20/2022 for a chance to win. Altenew will draw 10 random winners from the comments left on each stop of this blog hop and announce the winners on the Altenew Winners Page on 04/22/2022.

For today’s blog hop I created a CAS card using the newly released Morning Flowers Stamp Set and coordinating dies. This stunning layering stamp set features an easy-to-layer floral cluster along with a leaf arrangement and a stand-alone flower.

I started by stamping my flower and accompanying leaves. I used purple shades from Enchanted Garden Crisp Dye Ink Oval Set and green colours from Green Fields Crisp Dye Ink Oval Set.

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I cut out my elements with Morning Flowers Die Set, added some black splatters to the background and sentiment stamped with black.

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That’s it for me, your next stop on the hop is Tania Ahmed.

Here is the full line up for the blog hop today. 

Aga