Just Because Cards

Hello | Simon Says Stamp DieCember 2021 Release

Hello and happy DieCember! The new Simon Stamp DieCember 2021 release is live and I got to play with the pretty new Mini Slimline Lattice die. When I received this die, I immediately knew I wanted to use it with a hot foil technique and I love that I can stretch my supplies by turning this die into a foiling plate!

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Thank You Cards

Thank You For Your Hard Work | Waffle Flower November Challenge

Hello and welcome, I’m glad you’re here and I hope you had a lovely Thanksgiving if you’re in the United States!

I’m excited to be a guest for this month’s Waffle Flower challenge. The theme is “Most Wonderful Time” and the sub-theme this week is “Cards to Service People.” In the spirit of thanks, I’ve created two cards of the same design and suing two different color palettes.

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Encouragement Cards, Just Because Cards

Best Wishes | Altenew Paint-A-Flower: Himalayan Poppy Outline Stamp Set Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Hello and welcome, I’m so glad you’re here! We’re celebrating the release of the new Altenew Paint-A-Flower: Himalayan Poppy Outline Stamp Set! If you arrived from lovely Terri Koszler’s blog, you’re right on track. If you want to hop along from the beginning, please visit the Altenew Card Blog. Be sure to check the bottom of this post for giveaway information and the full blog hop list.

This month I thought I’d try a bit of loose watercoloring which is out of my comfort zone. For inspiration and encouragement, I watched a few videos by Erum Tasneem over on Altenew’s and her own YouTube channels. I encourage you to check out her videos!

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Just Because Cards, Thank You Cards

Thank You | Altenew Glint & Glimmer Hot Foil Plates, Embossing Folders and Stencils Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Hello and welcome! Today we’re celebrating the release of the Altenew Glint & Glimmer Hot Foil Plates, Embossing Folders and Stencils Collection! If you arrived from Svitlana Shayevich’s blog, you’re right on track. If you want to hop along from the beginning, visit the Altenew Card Blog. Check the bottom of this post for giveaway information and the full blog hop list.

This release includes Altenew’s very first hot foil plates and I’m so excited to have gotten to play with a few! I’ve got three cards to share today, so I’ll get to it…

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