Spellbinders- Quick & Easy Card Kit of the Month Feb 2023

 Hello and welcome back for another monthly Club release blog. Today I'm sharing the Spellbinders Quick & Easy Card Kit of the Month called Spring Delight along with the addon Spring Tea Die set.  I hope you'll love my cards. Click on images to make them lager. 









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EB

Spellbinders - The painters garden

 

Hello and welcome back. Today on the blog I've got two new products from Spellbinders. Carolina Allspice and Zinnia. They are part of the Painters Garden collection by Susan Tierney Cockburn. 

Both of my cards feature the Zinnia and Carolina Allspice Etched Dies  in a simple white cardstock with bright green leaves. Set on Picot Petite Cirlcles  in Mirror Gold cardstock and various cardstock from my stash. With Sentiments in Gold embossing powder from my stash with Sentiments for You.  


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EB

Spellbinders Kit of the Month with die addon

 

Welcome to 2023 and a redesign to the Spellbinders Kit of the Month January. It's still filled with everything you need but a bit different.  Check out the link above to learn more. 

I used so much of the ephemera to make my designs. The 6x6 prints and the A2 sized cardstock were perfect for on the go cardmaking.   The only thing that I added to my cards that was not in the kit was some of my Spellbinders Mirror Gold cardstock






Here are the two cards I used the The Happy Plant Die add on set.  Again using supplies from the kits.  Enjoy

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EB


Spellbinders - Floral Reflection

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Today's blog is featuring the gorgeous Spellbinders Floral Refection, Essential Floral Reflection Dies, Glimmering Just For You Hot Foil Plate, and Glimmer Essential Solid Floral Reflection Hot Foil Plate. 

To start I made three A2 cards and one 5x7 card, I love being able to create in any size using the Spellbinders family of products.   So for my first card I have a A2 with a four layer card. Using the Glimmer Essential Solid Floral Reflection Hot Foil Plate and the Essential Floral Reflection Etched Dies Along with a bit of Starburst Foil I created a fun everyday card. I also included the Holly Flourish Embossing Folder and Scarlet Smooth Disc for a finish touch. The Sentiment is from Glimmering Just For You. 


I made a clear shaker card with the Glimmering Just For You Hot Foil Plates.  Using Matte Gold Foil and lots of Scarlet Smooth and Peppermint Sprinkles. As for the the shaker, its packing plastic, with 1/2 lines etched into them for an additional touch. 


For my 5x7 card I used the Floral Refection Essential Etched Dies and lots of cardstock in various colors, all from Spellbinders. In a mix of blue, green and silver foil.  The sentiment is from the Essential Sentiments.  I cut 9 of each color of the 3 smallest sizes and mapped out the best way to lay out the card. 


My last card Features the Glimmering Just For You Hot Foil Plates in Matte Gold Foil. With a Terra Cotta  cardstock for the fall colors we are seeing everywhere.  Again I added 1/2 Embossed lines on the cardstock to add a finishing touch. 



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EB

Spellbinders Wax Seals Release

Hello and welcome back! Today I have the please to share with you part of a new release from Spellbinders Paper Arts for the Wax Seals. Their are so many products for this release your gonna just fall in love.  I'm sharing my four card ideas, all simple and case!  Just remember to make your purchase using the links below and they will not only take you directly to the full release but also to the amazing products used today!

I used the amazing Geometric Flower Background Glimmer Hot Foil Plate on all of my cards in both big and small ways.  My first card is a very simple guy card.  It also uses the Faux Wax Seals Clear Stamp & Die Set


For the second card I used the Snuggle Season Sentiment Die set along with the Geometric Flower Background Glimmer Hot Foil Plate and Stencil set. 


In my third card I used the Sealed Leaf Sprigs Etched Dies along with the Faux Wax Seals Clear Stamp & Die Set and Gold Mirror cardstock for the leaves. 



For my final card again I used the same glimmer plate, faux wax seal and Sealed Squiggles Etched Dies


Links are in description no link list today!  In case you didn't know I've had a virus for over two weeks and its still has me down.   
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EB

 

Altenew Educators’ "Secret Card Recipe" Blog Hop and Linky Party + Giveaway


Hello and welcome back to another hop featuring Altenew Educators.  You just came from Teri Duncan  and I hope that you will check out the full hop by visiting Altenew's Card Blog

Prizes:

$130 in total prizes! Altenew is giving away a $20 gift certificate to 3 lucky winners and a $15 gift certificate to 4 winners! To win, please comment on the Altenew Card Blog and/or each designer’s blog post on the blog hop list below by 10/30/2022. 

There’s MORE! Join our party! We have included an Inlinkz at the Altenew blog for you to enter your beautiful, Altenew “Secret Card Recipe” creations. 

We will pick one of our favorite handmade creations from those who joined the linky party, and they will receive a $10 Altenew gift certificate!

Altenew will draw 5 random winners from the comments left on each blog hop stop and announce the winners on the Altenew Winners Page on 10/31/2022.



I chose a gorgeous stamp set with the traditional Altenew layering style. The Beautiful Day Layering stamp and die set are perfect for most any card.  The secret recipe that I try to use with each card is to layer with 1 main image and 3 separate coordinating pieces, greenery is always first, then the sentiment and finally the embellishments.   It always brings my cards to life.  I hope you enjoy the hop and my card. 


Up next is April Leithner, enjoy! 


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EB

Spellbinders- pet house

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Today on the blog I'm sharing one of Becca Feeken latest creations with Spellbinders products.  The brand new 3d Vignette Pet House Etched Dies.  I used a variety of cardstock including Goil Foil. Using a multi die system gives you a ton of creative options. 






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EB

Freshly Made Sketches #555

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I am loving this sketch by Narelle over at Freshly Made Sketches!  
Click the image below to join this weeks challenge! 
Starting with Photo Play - Say It With Stamps Mittens die set, along with the matching stencil. I used the mitten stencil along with various inks to create a old worn looking pair.   Also I used the Autumn Word Trio, in white cardstock and the warm hugs always gets me. Its an incredible sentiment die set.  For the circle area, I used a large circle from my stash and the Border dies in layers to create texture. I finished it with some gems!


Say It With Stamps - Mittens dies and Stencil set
Say It With Stamps - Border Dies

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EB

Simon Says Stamp - Flowers

Hello and welcome. I'm still not feeling great this week. Hoping to be back to myself next week. 

Today's card is one of those quick n easy type of cards. I used the Black-Eyed Susan floral stamp from Simonsaysstamp.com and some artist markers. I kept my coloring simple with a sentiment only.  



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EB

Pinkfresh Studio - Monday Mayhem

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Sorry there wasn't a post on Friday, I've been dealing with some health issues. My back went out on Thursday and didn't get better over the weekend. That the Mayhem of my Monday and now on to the rest of my blog! 

Today's card is a Pinkfresh Studio mashup with Washi, Dies and Matte Gold Pearls. I am sharing a new product released this month, its called the Foiled Sentiments 4 Holiday, it has 39 different sentiments in gold and silver foils and are perfect for any holiday card.  Also I have the Dainty Plaid red rubber back ground stamp, embossed in Gold.  I used the Fancy Circles Die set and Pears and Pomegranates Washi and Die set. I also used Spellbinders Paper Arts cardstock in White, Crimson and Forest.  I rounded the corners of my card to finish off today's project. 


Pinkfresh Studio  - Dainty Plaid
Pinkfresh Studio - Fancy Circles 
Pinkfresh Studio - Foiled Sentiments 4 Holidays 
Pinkfresh Studio - Matte Gold Pearls
Cardstock - Spellbinders 


Have a wonderful day!
EB