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Thanks for joining us today for this special anniversary blog hop.
You should have arrived here from Jen Schow's blog and if not please hop back and check things out.
I also have a complete blog hop list below so that you don't miss anything.
Lately I have become obsessed with the Altenew Wallpaper Art Stamp & Die set. I love adding the floral images in black and white on a colorized background. Altenew Permanent Black Ink is perfect for this technique.
I selected the Altenew Sunburst Stencil and dry embossed it by running it through my Big Shot. Not wanting this background layer to be white I inked over the texture with Altenew Limeade and Altenew Iceberg inks.
Next I wanted a silver border layer, so I decided to make my own. Selecting a piece of paper trimmed to size, I inked the edges with my Altenew Embossing Ink pad. Then I applied Altenew Antique Silver Embossing powder over the wet ink, heat embossed and I'm done.
I finished up my card with the simple 'Smile' sentiment from the
Prizes, Prizes and more Prizes
Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to 5 lucky winners and one Altenew Academy class to 10 lucky winners. There are also 14 awesome companies/crafty friends who are celebrating with us, and they are offering the following prizes:
- Altenew: 5 $50.00 Altenew Gift Certificates
- Altenew Academy: 10 Class Spots
- Jennifer McGuire Ink: 2 $100.00 Altenew Gift Ceritifcates
- My Sweet Petunia: 1 Prize Bundle (Original MISTI, a set of Creative Corners, a Cut-Align and a bar magnet)
- Pretty Pink Posh: 2 $50.00 Gift Certificates
- Simon Says Stamps:$50.00 Gift Certificate
- Scrapbook.com: $50.00 Gift Certificate
- Ellen Hudson LLC: $30.00 Gift Certificate
- Blitsy: $30.00 Gift Certificate
- Online Card Classes: 3 Class Spots
- Butterfly Reflections Ink: $25.00 Gift Certificate
- Seven Hills Crafts: £25.00 Gift Certificate
- Chameleon Art Products: 1 Pack of 5 Chameleon Pens
- Scrapbook & Cards Today: 1 Copy of Scrapbook & Cards Today Spring 2019 Issue
- WOW! Embossing Powder: $20.00 Gift Certificate
- Simply Cards & Papercraft: 1 Copy of Simply Cards & Papercraft Spring 2019 Issue
Be sure to leave comments by 4/12/2019 for a chance to win! 33 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 4/20/2019.
Now it's time to continue the blog, so hop on over to see what
Raquel Bowman has to share.
Nancy McClelland -* you are here*