Video : Altenew November 2016 Release!

altenewbloghop_nov152016I’m so excited to be taking part in Altenew’s 2016 November release and blog hop, and if you arrived here from Jennifer McGuire’s blog then you are exactly where you need to be.  Today we will be releasing 16 stamp sets and 8 dies!

I decided to create a video today to show you just how amazing these new products are…    there were so many great sets that I actually had trouble deciding what to create.

You can see my video here or Watch it in HD at Youtube.






Now, to the good stuff and onto the Prizes and there are two ways to win!


To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away $50 gift certificates to THREE lucky winners.  Please leave a comment on the Altenew blog  for your chance to win.  You have until Monday November 21st, 11:59pm ET to leave your comments. The winners will be announced on the Altenew blog on Tuesday November 22nd.

Also I will randomly choose a winner from the comments left on this post (only one comment per person) to win a $30 gift certificate to the Altenew online store,  you have until midnight Sunday November 20th (ADST) and I will announce the winner here on this blog post Monday November 21st.

PROMOTION:  Place an order with Altenew and recieve a FREE You Make Me Happy Stamp Set!  No need to add to cart, limit one per customer, while supplies last.  No minimum purchase!  Offer ends on Thursday 11/17,2016 at 11:59pm ET.

Here’s the Hop list!


Debby Hughes

Wanda Guess

Lydia Evans

Yana Smakula

Amy Gray

Kathy Racoosin

Agnieszka Malyszek

Lisa Spangler

Marika Rahtu

Jennifer McGuire

Therese Calvird

Joni Nina Andaya

Sandy Allnock

Svitlana Shayevich

May Sukyong Park

Laura Bassen

From here you are off to Joni Nina Andaya’s wonderful blog.  Thanks so much for visiting and I hope you are having heaps of fun on this hop!

Edited to add the lucky winner!


Congratulations Ann Kulseth, Please email Altenew at to claim your prize with a subject line :November 2016 Release winner from Therese’s BlogTherese signature 2

Cup of Thanks – Other Supplies – Altenew Stamps – Vintage Teacup.  Watercolour Cardstock. Zig Clean color Real Brush Pens – Lemon Yellow / Bright Yellow / Pale Green / Deep Green / Light Green / Turquoise Green / Light Gray / Light Pink / Light Blue / Cobalt Blue / Lilac. Black Foam Tape.

Sending Love & Hugs – Other Supplies: Altenew Stamps – Adore You / Hello Sunshine.   Watercolour Cardstock.  Zig Clean Color Real Brush Pens – Pale Pink / Flesh Color / Mid Green / Olive Green / Green Gray / Beige / Light Carmine.  Liquid Glue.

Video : 2015 Same But Different Christmas Card Series – Cute & Simple!

A total of 6 quick  Chrissy cards, and today it’s about keeping it Cute & Simple!   There are heaps of photos so I’ll keep it real short.

You can see my video here or Watch it at Youtube.

Deer - Detail
Deer – Detail
Everything - Detail
Everything – Detail
Jolly - Detail
Jolly – Detail
Merry - Detail
Merry – Detail
Nice - Detail
Nice – Detail
One is You - Detail
One is You – Detail
One is You
One is You

Are we there yet?


Other Supplies:  Prismacolor Pencils – Light Peach, Peach, Carmine Red, Crimson Red, Light Aqua, Aquamarine, Goldenrod, Sand, Chocolate, Blush Pink, Warm Grey 20%, Cool Grey 70%.  Martha Stewart Glitter – Garnet.

Video : Same but Different Christmas Card Series – Take 2!

Back today with my second installment in the 2015 Same but Different Christmas Card Series and I’m so excited to have created this set of cards, I really had a blast and rather than babble I will just link up the video so you can watch the process for yourself.

You can see my video here or Watch it at Youtube.

Joy - Detail
Joy – Detail
Merry Christmas - Detail
Merry Christmas – Detail
Merry Christmas
Merry Christmas
Peace - Detail
Peace – Detail
'tis the Season - Detail
’tis the Season – Detail
'tis the Season
’tis the Season
Season's Greetings - Detail
Season’s Greetings – Detail
Season's Greetings
Season’s Greetings
Peace Love Joy - Detail
Peace Love Joy – Detail
Peace Love Joy
Peace Love Joy

How are you going?  Have you started your Christmas card creations yet, or are you a ‘last minute’ kind of person?


Other Supplies:  Stamps – Hero Arts – Holiday Sayings. WRMK – noel. Inkadinkado – Santa and elf.   copics – Y21RV04,19. Prismacolor Pencil – Powder Blue.  Cardstock – American Craft – Crimson, Key Lime, Rain, Leaf. Enamel Dots – WRMK large neutral, MME – My girl.  Gold Sequins – Teresa Collins.  Assorted fun foam.