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

Monday, 4 April 2022

Altenew 8th Anniversary Blog Hop Day 1 + Giveaway



Hello Everyone! Today I’m very honoured to be participating in the Altenew 8th Anniversary Blog Hop! Happy 8th Year Anniversary Altenew! ! I've been with the Altenew Design Team from the beginning and it’s been amazing ride this far! I am still beyond thrilled and deeply honoured that I can be a part of this amazing journey. Can't wait to see what the future holds! 

You should have arrived here from TaeEun Yoo, if not head back to Altenew blog to make sure you don't miss a thing! 

This is a big anniversary event with an amazing line up of designers taking part, loads of inspiration and amazing prizes up for grabs! 

Giveaway Prizes 

Over $1,900 in total prizes! Altenew is giving away a $80 Gift Certificate to 5 lucky winners and one Altenew Academy Online Class ($8.95 value) to 15 lucky winners. There are also 25 awesome companies/crafty friends who are celebrating with us, and they are offering the following prizes:


Altenew: 5 x $80 Altenew Gift Certificate

Altenew Academy: 15 x Online Monthly Class Spot

Jennifer McGuire Ink: Share Handmade Kindness Goodie Bag 

A Cherry on Top: $50 Gift Certificate

Auzz Trinklets N Krafts: $50 Gift Certificate 

Avery Elle: $50 Gift Certificate

Bumbleberry Papercrafts:  £25 Gift Certificate

Butterfly Reflections Ink: $25 Gift Certificate

CiLi in Papers: €75 Gift Certificate

Concord & 9th: 1 $50 Gift Certificate & 1 Eclectic Garden Bundle ($38 Value)

Dare 2B Artzy: $30 Gift Certificate

Ellen Hutson LLC: $25 Gift Certificate

Gina K. Designs: $50 Gift Certificate

Hero Arts: $50 Gift Certificate

Lawn Fawn: $25 Gift Certificate

MarkerPop: 4 x $40 Gift Certificate

Michelle's Cards & Stamps: AUD$100 Gift Certificate

My Little Attic: $50 Gift Certificate 

My Sweet Petunia: $50 Gift Certificate

Online Card Classes: 3 Online Class Spots to 1 Winner

Pink and Main: $50 Gift Certificate

Pinkfresh Studio: $50 Gift Certificate

Scrapbook & Cards Today: $50 Gift Certificate

Scrapbook.com: $50 certificate

Simon Says Stamp: $50 Gift Certificate

Studio Katia: $50 Gift Certificate

Waffle Flower: $25 Gift Certificate


Be sure to leave comments by 4/13/2022 for a chance to win one of 49 prizes! To make the hop more exciting, start your comment with "Hi from (city or country where you're from)!" 49 winners will be chosen at random from the comments left on any of the blogs listed below and will be announced on the Altenew Card Blog on 4/21/2022. 

Altenew Special Offer:



For today’s Blog Hop I created a simple birthday card. I started by using patterned paper from Celebrations 6x6 Paper Pack for my background. Next, I die cut leafy branches from Dainty Leaves Die Set out of white cardstock and coloured them with green markers from Tropical Garden Artist Alcohol Markers Set E

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As a final step I added some snowdrops from Craft-A-Flower: Snowdrops Layering Die Set and stamped my sentiment from Birthday Builder Stamp Set

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That's it for me. Your next stop on the hop is Bumbleberry Papercrafts

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


Thanks for stopping by today and for hopping along with us! 
Aga

Monday, 7 February 2022

Altenew Craft-A-Flower: Magnolia Release Blog Hop + Giveaway



Hello everyone and welcome to the Altenew Craft-A-Flower: Magnolia Release Blog Hop! If you came here from Bridget Casey’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 $20 gift certificate to 5 winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog and/or each designer’s blog post on the blog hop list below by 02/13/2022 for a chance to win. Altenew will draw 7 random winners from the comments left on each stop of this blog hop and announce the winners on the Altenew Winners Page on 02/15/2022.

For today’s blog hop I used the beautiful Craft-A-Flower: Magnolia Layering Die Set to create a CAS card.

I cut my flowers and leaves out of white cardstock and used Altenew markers to colour the die-cuts. I used pink shades from Rock Garden Artist Alcohol Markers Set D for flowers and greens from Tropical Garden Artist Alcohol Markers Set E.

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I added some black ink splatters to the background before placing my flower arrangement and finished the card off with a sentiment from Circled Sentiments Stamp Set.

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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. 

Friday, 4 February 2022

Altenew All Things Handmade Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway



Hello everyone and welcome to the Altenew All Things Handmade Collection Release Blog Hop! If you came here from Tania Ahmed’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 02/10/2022 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 02/12/2022.

For today’s blog hop I created a very quick and simple card using the newly released stamps and a coordinating die.

I started by using a masking technique to stamp my flowers and leaves from Garden Delights Stamp Set. Next, I used Altenew markers to colour the images in and to add some simple details.

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The sentiment is from You Are Everything Stamp Set. I stamped it with black and die cut it with You Are Everything Die.

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That’s it for me, your next stop on the hop is Bridget Casey.

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