Video : Stamping a Sentiment Background with Altenew!

I have a quick and easy card to share at the Altenew Blog today.  I decided it would be fun to create my own sentiment background using almost a rainbow of colours, I thought this would make a fun kids or teen card.

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

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I stamped out the Congrats sentiments with the Altenew Crisp Dye Inks and then coloured some of the air benders using the Altenew Artist Markers.  I am loving the bright cheery feel!

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I’ve linked the Altenew products below. Hope you are having a great week, Hugs,

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Other Supplies:  Altenew Artist Markers – G702 / B201.  Copics -RV10.

Video : Altenew Celebrating Parents Card Drive Blog Hop & Giveaway!!

Today Altenew is Celebrating Parents and you get to celebrate with us along this hop.  You should have arrived here from VERA YATES incredible blog and for details on how you can save, win and join the Celebrating Parents card drive scroll down.

In my usual style for a man’s card today, I kept it bright, clean and simple…

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This fab cup and sentiment is from the Best Dad Stamp set and I thought that some of Altenew’s Birch Wood would look great with the Inline Alpha die cut words, and give it that masculine look!

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I decided to film as I created today,
You can see my video here or Watch it in HD at Youtube.

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Check out the details here for the Celebrating Parents Card Drive March 27th – May 3rd.  Our goal is to send cards for the elderly that lives in nursing homes or shelters to let them know they’re not forgotten. Please encourage people to check out the Celebrating Parents Card Drive and join this great cause by sending in cards.
20% of the profits earned from these stamp sets (Best Dad, Best Mom, Penned Rose) by 6/18/2017 will be donated to Food Bank of Central New York to support seniors in need.

Special Offer:

Prizes:
Altenew is giving away $50 gift certificates to THREE lucky winners. Be sure to leave comments by Sunday, April 30th, 2017 at 11:59 PM EDT for a chance to win! Winners will be chosen at random from the comments left on any of the blogs listed below and will be announced on the Altenew blog on May 2nd, 2017.

Another Chance to Win:
I will also randomly choose a winner
from the comments left on this post (only one per person) to win a $30 gift certificate to the Altenew online store,  you have until midnight Sunday April 30th (AEDT) and I will announce the winners here on Monday May 1st.

Blog Hop Order: 
Altenew
Joni Andaya
Sveta Fotinia
Jessica Frost-Ballas
Virginia Lu
Emily Leiphart
May Sukyong Park
Jung AhSang
Natalia Zubkova
Nicole Picadura
Kristina Pokazanieva
Erum Tasneem
Barb Engler
Hussena Cal
Svitlana Shayevich
Vera Yates
Therese Calvird
Nichol Spohr
Lydia Evans

From here you are heading off to NICHOL’S wonderful blog I hope you have had the most amazing time.  If you would like to start at the beginning you can CLICK HERE.

Thanks so much for visiting today.

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Other Supplies:  Copics – T0,2 / 0.

Some Things Really Do Get Better with Age!

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I have a quick card to share today and I kept it clean & simple.  Although I did consider some design paper for the background, but everything I tried just didn’t do it for me, so she is boldly sitting on her own direct on the card front, love her style!

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Things really do get better with age and somehow I think this Penny Black girl really knows how to party, wouldn’t you agree!

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Thanks so much for stopping by today!

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Other Supplies:  Copics – E000,00,50 / G20,24 / BV20 / Y26 / B01 / BG15.72 / Y11 / R02,22.  Tiny Teal Rhinestone.

Video : Altenew Aster Build-A-Flower Release!

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Isn’t this exciting Altenew have a special release of new Build-A-Flower Set on the 15th of every month, each set offers a 6×8 stamp set and a coordinating die so you can easily create your projects (it is only available as a set, not as individual products).  This month we are introducing Aster Build-A-Flower, and isn’t it another beauty!

But, instead of Building-A-Flower today I thought it would be fun to share how versatile these layering stamps can be and I decided to Build-A-Background….

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

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I use the alphas and butterfly from the Reflection Scrapbook Collection and that sweet little heart came from the New Day Card Kit.

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I can’t wait to play with the Aster Build-A-Flower set some more, I have heaps of ideas and know that you will also be inspired by the other designs, as well as the chance to WIN at the Altenew Blog!

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Other Supplies:  Adhesive Fun Foam

Video : Altenew’s 3rd Anniversary Blog Hop & Giveaway!

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This week is MASSIVE, it’s Altenew’s 3rd Anniversary and you already know that they know how to celebrate in style as well as give you the opportunity to WIN too, but more about that later.

Today it’s time for the Card Design Team to hop and we are so lucky to be joined by some incredibly talented papercrafters, you should have arrived here from Jennifer McGuires blog, and she never fails to inspire! (scroll down for the full hop list)

Here are some of my Altenew faves….

So…  In keeping with the party atmosphere I thought it would be fun to create a fun set of cards using some of the mini stamp sets from Altenew, and these Fair themed images seemed perfect!

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I used the Splash of Color set to create a bright background for the Carousel and Ferris Wheel images.

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The background here was ink blended through the Halftone Stencil and the sentiment was die cut with the Inline Alpha die set.

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Here I stamped a Carousel background and heat embossed the sentiment from the Celebrate Stamp Set.

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and finally a more graphic style design using some cardstock from the New Day Card Kit with the Carousel and Ferris Wheel images.  Scroll down for the video link.

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

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Special Offer

FREE US Shipping with code HAPPY3RD or $5 OFF international shipping with code ANNIVERSARY at checkout.  Offer valid from April 11th through April 16th at 11:59pm EDT.  Not valid on prior purchases.  Cannot be combined with other promo codes.

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Prizes

Altenew is giving away $50 gift certificates to FIVE lucky winners. There are also 12 awesome companies who are celebrating with us, and they are offering the following prizes:

Be sure to leave comments by Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 11:59 PM EDT for a chance to win! 21 WINNERS will be chosen at random from the comments left on any of the blogs listed below and will be announced on the Altenew blog on April 28th, 2017.

Blog Hop Order
Altenew
Debby Hughes
Stephanie Buice
Svitlana Shayevich
Jennifer McGuire
Therese Calvird
Carissa Wiley
Pretty Pink Posh
Meghann Andrew
Nicole Picadura
Virginia Lu

 

From here you are off to visit the fantabulous Carissa Wiley (told you there was some incredible papercrafters on this hop)!  Have fun hopping!

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Video : Altenew Cover Die Debacle!

I could blame night duty or distraction or just my brain, but it didn’t work too well today…   but I think I managed a save the cards, what do you think?

You can see the video process here or Watch it at Youtube.

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Altenew - Layered Medallions Cover Die B - Spring Daisy - Painted Greetings - Lostinpaper (card video) 1 copy

I used Altenew’s new Layered Medallions Cover Die B and some of their fab cardstocks (I am seriously going to have to get ALL the colours) as well as the Spring Daisy set to bring these creations together.

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Altenew - Layered Medallions Cover Die B - Spring Daisy - Painted Greetings - Lostinpaper (card video) 1 copy

All the products I used are linked below, you can also you can find more info at the Altenew Blog.  Hope you day is going better than mine lol.

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