Saturday, August 20, 2016

Blog Hop with Everyone from Simon at Inklipse

Hello crafty friends! Today I'm here with a card and tutorial for a fun blog hop organized by Simon at Inklipse. This is a blog hop designed to introduce you to some new crafty faces and get you inspired by their projects. There are also some wonderful sponsors for the hop including Simon Says Stamp, Newton's Nook Designs, Concord and 9th, and Lawn Fawn. Be sure to check out Simon's post for all the details on how to win. For my project today I started with my Moxie Foxy Dapper digital stamp and did some watercoloring. I used a stencil for a simple but fun watercolor background. For more details check out my video tutorial below:

There are some amazing sponsors & prizes for the hop!
To enter the giveaways you MUST do everything below:-Subscribe to Simon Hurley’s YouTube channel.-Subscribe to Simon Hurley’s blog.-Leave at least 3 comments throughout the blog hop.

I hope you enjoy the hop!

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Newton's Nook Designs August Release Hedgehog Hollow

Sending Hedgehugs Coffee Card by Jess Gerstner for Newton's Nook Designs Hedgehog Hollow

Hello crafty friends! I'm so excited to share Newton's Nook Designs August Release with you. This is a stop on the new release blog hop so be sure to read to the end so you'll know how to enter to win! Today I will be sharing Hedgehog Hollow. I think these hedgehogs are sooo cute and I had to color the hedgehog in the coffee cup first. I know this image will be used again. I created my background with some Post-it Note Tape masking and Distress Inks. Be sure to check out the video below for a full tutorial:

Would you like to win the “Hedgehog Hollow” Stamp Set?
This set will be given away to ONE lucky winner
Here's how to win: 
Comment on the NND blog and Design Team blogs (see list below)! The winner will be chosen at random from the collective blog release posts. Make sure to check out each of their blogs and comment for your chance to win. You will not know which blog has been chosen so the more you comment on the better your chances are of winning! You have until Thursday, August 18th at 9pm CST to comment  -- winners will be announced on the blog post on Friday, August 19th

Check out all the awesome Design Team Blogs below to enter: