Friendship Cards, Just Because Cards, Miss You Cards

You Are Great | Altenew July 2020 Stamp/Die/Stencil/Ink Release

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Hi there, I hope you’re having a good week!

The Altenew July 2020 Stamp/Die/Stencil/Ink Release is live and there are a ton of beautiful things to play with!  I have seven (SEVEN!) cards to share with you which I’m pretty sure is a record for me 🙂

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Thank You Cards

Thanks | Clean and Simple Two-For-One

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Hi there, today I have ultra clean and simple two-for-one cards using the Framed Thanks die from Altenew.

I started with a piece of Strathmore Bristol Smooth cardstock that was just a bit larger than the die.  Using foam blending tools, I blended Twisted Citron, Cracked Pistachio, and Peacock Feathers over the panel.

When the panel was dry, I die cut it with the Framed Thanks die.  This left me with a very fine ink-blended frame, and larger ink-blended fall-out pieces.  I also die cut a piece of Neenah Solar White cardstock with the die, leaving me with a white frame and white fall-out pieces.

I pieced the white fall-out pieces into the ink-blended frame and then used Scotch tape on the backside to hold the pieces together.  Then I adhered this combined piece to another piece of white cardstock that I die cut using the largest frame from the Rounded Rectangles Die set.  The largest die from that set happens to be the exact same size as the Framed Thanks die!  To finish my uber white card, I backed the frame with foam tape and adhered it to an A2 card base.

For the next card, I followed the same process, this time piecing in the colorful fall-out pieces into the white frame.

Thank you so much for coming by!

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Just Because Cards, Love Cards, Uncategorized

Totally Love You + Instagram Giveaway

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Hi there, I hope you’re having a good day 🙂

I made this background a couple of weeks ago and finally used it today by quickly adding a die cut and a sentiment.  I love it when something out of my “extras” stash finally ends up on a card!

Also, in case you don’t follow me over on Instagram, I wanted to let you know that I’m having a series of giveaways.  I have a giveaway ending on Tuesday, 5/12, so please head over for a visit if you’d like to enter for a chance to win!

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Just Because Cards

Have An Amazing Day | A Blog Named Hero April Challenge

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Hi there, I hope you’re well and hanging in there.  Thanks for spending a few minutes out of your day with me 💛

Today marks the beginning of a new challenge over at A Blog Named Hero and this month’s theme is “Watercolor.” Continue reading “Have An Amazing Day | A Blog Named Hero April Challenge”

Blog Hop, Encouragement Cards, Giveaway, Just Because Cards, Thinking Of You Cards

Altenew 6th Anniversary Blog Hop Day 3 + Giveaway

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Hi crafty friends, it’s day three of Altenew’s 6th anniversary blog hop and if you’re looking for a bit of distraction from the fears and worries of the past few weeks, you’ve come to the right place. 💛 We’ve got lots of inspiration and ideas for you, as well as tons of prizes and special offers!

If you arrived from Nathalie DeSousa’s blog, you’re right on track. If you want to hop along from the beginning, visit the Altenew Blog. Check the bottom of this post for the full blog hop list!

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Encouragement Cards, Just Because Cards

Altenew Celebrating Parents Card Drive Blog Hop + Giveaway

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Hello there, I hope your week is going well and that you’re keeping safe and healthy.

Today we’re celebrating parents and spreading the world about Altenew’s card drive to collect cards for seniors living in nursing homes or shelters to let them know they are not forgotten. If you arrived from LauraJane’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 the full blog hop list!

To read more about the effort and learn how you can participate, please be sure to read Altenew’s Celebrating Parents Card Drive blog post.

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Just Because Cards, Thank You Cards

Altenew March 2020 Stamp/Die/Stencil Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

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Hi there, I hope you’re doing well.  It’s been such a challenging week for many so I’m so very glad you’re here.

Today we’re celebrating Altenew March 2020 Stamp/Die/Stencil Release! If you arrived from the Maryam’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 the full blog hop list!

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Just Because Cards, Miss You Cards, Thank You Cards

Altenew March 2020 Washi Tapes Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

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Hi there, I hope your week got off to a good start!

Today we’re celebrating Altenew’s March 2020 Washi Tapes Release! If you arrived from the Erum’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 the full blog hop list!

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Feel Good Cards, Friendship Cards, Just Because Cards

Altenew February 2020 Stencils/Decals/Stand-alone Dies Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

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Hi there, I hope you’re having a lovely day!

Today we’re celebrating Altenew’s February Stencils/Decals/Stand-Alone Dies release! If you arrived from the Kymona Tracey’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 the full blog hop list!

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Feel Good Cards, Friendship Cards, Just Because Cards

Altenew: A Year In Review Blog Hop + Giveaway

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Hi there and welcome!

I’m so excited to be part of Altenew’s 2019 A Year in Review Blog Hop. If you arrived from the Terri Koszler’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 the details about the giveaway and for the full blog hop list!

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