Altenew Plentiful Patterns Stand-alone Dies/Stencils Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Hi Everyone, and happy Altenew release blog hop! As you know, I love all things Altenew, but this release has me over-the-moon thrilled to share some fantastic new dies and stencils with you! I think layered stencils are really becoming an important part of my crafty stash, and I love how easy Altenew has made… Continue reading Altenew Plentiful Patterns Stand-alone Dies/Stencils Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Altenew Modern & Edgy Stamps/Dies/Stencils/Embossing Folders Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Hi Everyone, and happy Altenew release day! I am so thrilled to share several projects with you featuring new products from the Modern & Edgy Collection. How pretty is this card? I love all of the dimension created with the Diamond Cover Plate Die combined with the Meadow Builder Stencil and the Modern Hello Sentiment… Continue reading Altenew Modern & Edgy Stamps/Dies/Stencils/Embossing Folders Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Altenew Craft Your Life Project Kit: Seasonal Blooms Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Hello Artsy Friends! I am beyond thrilled to participate in the premier of Altenew’s Craft Your Life monthly project kit! There are so many crafty goodies in this kit, and I can’t wait to see what your favorite is. Introducing Altenew’s first-ever Craft Your Life Project Kit! This exciting monthly package that is sure to… Continue reading Altenew Craft Your Life Project Kit: Seasonal Blooms Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Altenew Craft-A-Flower: Daffodil & Glitter Cardstock Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Hi Everyone, and welcome to our Altenew Craft-A-Flower and Glitter Cardstock Release Blog Hop! The new Daffodil die layering set is so pretty, and I love what the other designers created. I used the gorgeous new Glitter Cardstock with the previously released Craft-A-Flower Anemones to create a wedding or engagement card, and I think it… Continue reading Altenew Craft-A-Flower: Daffodil & Glitter Cardstock Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Altenew Build-A-Flower: Tree Peony Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Hi Everyone, and welcome back for another exciting Altenew Build-A-Flower blog hop featuring the stunning new Tree Peony stamp and die set. Peonies are one of my favorite flowers, and this layered stamp set is gorgeous! I really love the layers of shading created with this pretty stamp set, and I couldn’t help but create… Continue reading Altenew Build-A-Flower: Tree Peony Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Altenew Exotic Garden Stamps/Dies/Stencils/Embossing Folders Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Hello again Everyone, and welcome back! Today I am beyond thrilled to be a guest designer for Altenew’s May, Exotic Garden, release. I created four cards to share with you, and I can’t wait to hear what you think. Also, I created a quick video of the process. (Stay tuned for a full-length video of… Continue reading Altenew Exotic Garden Stamps/Dies/Stencils/Embossing Folders Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Altenew Educators “Giving Thanks” Blog Hop and Linky Party + Giveaway

Hi Crafty Friends! I am so glad that you’ve joined us today to give thanks and celebrate the heroes helping us to stay healthy and safe during these difficult times. My favorite quote from Mr. Rogers is, “… Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.” Isn’t that fitting for today?… Continue reading Altenew Educators “Giving Thanks” Blog Hop and Linky Party + Giveaway

Altenew Educator Certification Workshop Part II

Hi Crafty Friends! Today I’m sharing all of the details from the Altenew Workshop I held last week to earn my Educator Certification. Can you believe that I was admitted into the program in the very first group of applicants? It’s been a long two year journey, but I finally completed everything required: 25 Altenew… Continue reading Altenew Educator Certification Workshop Part II

Altenew Educator Certification Workshop

Hi Crafty Friends! This is a short and sweet post to thank all of the wonderful ladies who participated in my Altenew Workshop today. We had a wonderful time creating two Altenew cards, and I could not have asked for a better and more engaged group! Gina, Mary Kay, Wanda, Ada, Joy, and Roseann; Thank… Continue reading Altenew Educator Certification Workshop

Altenew Watercolored Festive Poinsettia

Hi Everyone, and welcome back! Today I’m sharing a card I created for Altenew Academy class, Let It Shine – Holiday Edition, taught by the fabulous Carissa Wiley. This actually is my final project for Level III certification before I have one more project to be an Altenew Certified Educator! Yay! It’s been two years… Continue reading Altenew Watercolored Festive Poinsettia