Altenew May 2022 Lovely in Lace Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway ($300 in total prizes)

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Hey everyone! My crafty friends and I are joining Altenew for the brand new Lovely In Lace Embossing Folder Release (ALT) and Blog Hop! Thanks so much to Virginia Lu at the Altenew Blog for relaying you over to my blog.

If you want to relive the amazing project ideas from the team of designers for this release, head back over to the Altenew Card Blog or keep reading to find the complete blog list. Don’t miss the wonderful giveaway opportunities as well–more on that down below!

May 2022 Lovely In Lace Release

Lovely In Lace Full Release Bundle

Glaucous Hosta

The greyish blue hostas immediately came to mind as I was making this Hosta 3D Embossing Folder Card. This card was so easy to make and I love the simple aesthetic of this card. Colored cardstocks are the secret to dynamic and easy to replicate letter press cards.

How To Make This Card

  1. Dry emboss a teal A2 panel of cardstock using the new Hosta 3D Embossing Folder.
  2. Without removing the embossed panel, use Sapphire Mixed Media Ink to add ink to the text side of the embossing folder (the debossing side). Press the ink into the embossing folder by running the panel through your embossing sandwich.
  3. Die cut the shadow layer from Pink Brilliance Glitter Cardstock Set. Assemble the Congrats Die Set sentiment and glue to the center of the Hosta panel.
  4. Embellish with Tropical Forest Enamel Dots and Pure White Ink Spray.

Supplies You Need to Make This Card

Hosta 3D Embossing Folder
Altenew

Glacier Caves Pigment Ink Bundle
Altenew

Glitter Gradient Cardstock Set – Pink Brilliance
Altenew

Tropical Forest Enamel Dots
Altenew

 

Congrats Die Set
Altenew

Pure White Ink Spray
Altenew

 

Shimmery Rainbow Tile Card

Like the previous card, making this rainbow starts with a bold background. Then I layered darker values of ink in the embossing folder to give this card texture and dimension. All I needed to do to finish this card was add the sentiment and embellishments.

How To Make Card

  1. Start with an A2 rainbow ink blended background. I used a select mix of my Altenew Crisp Ink collection.
  2. With the next values of ink used to make the rainbow blended panel, apply the ink with a Mini Ink Blending Tool to the text side (debossing side) of the Motif Tile 3D Embossing Folder. Press this ink into the rainbow blended panel.
  3. Die cut the word Smile using the Mighty Alphabet Die Set from Dazzling Diamond Glitter Cardstock.
  4. Embellish the card with Essential White Enamel Dots and Pure White Ink Spray.

Supplies You Need to Make This Card

Motif Tile 3D Embossing Folder
Altenew

Altenew Crisp Dye Ink
Altenew

Mini Blending Brush Set
Altenew

Glitter Cardstock Set – Dazzling Diamond
Altenew

Mighty Alphabet Die Set
Altenew

Essential Black & White Enamel Dots
Altenew

Pure White Ink Spray
Altenew

 

Dynamic Cherry Plum Blossom Card

This card was the most labor intensive of the three cards I made for the Lovely In Lace Release. After meticulously placing color in each flower, I pained in the leaf and branch details. Then finally I used Obsidian Pigment Ink as my background to this dynamic and textured card.

How To Make This Card

  1. Start by dry embossing the Cherry Plum Blossom 3D Embossing Folder onto a panel of white cardstock.
  2. Apply light taps of Crimson Crisp Ink using a Mini Ink Blending Tool onto the debossing side of the embossing folder. Fill in the centers of every flower that will show up on the white embossed cardstock panel.
  3. Repeat the second step until adequate saturation of the flower centers is achieved.
  4. Lightly paint Winter Fog Watercolor Brush Marker onto the branches and leaves of the embossed panel.
  5. After the watercolor dries, apply Obsidian Pigment Ink over the entire text side of the embossing folder. Letter press the embossed panel. This should hide areas of unwanted ink outside of the embossed image.
  6. Add dots to the anthers of the blooms with the Must-Have Gel Pen Set.
  7. Add gold splatters from the Metallic Watercolor Pan Set.
  8. Finish with a sentiment from Endless Florescence Stamp Set.

Supplies You Need to Make This Card

Motif Tile 3D Embossing Folder
Altenew

Red Sunset Mini Cube Set
Altenew

Mini Blending Brush Set
Altenew

Autumn Festival Watercolor Brush Marker Set
Altenew

Obsidian Pigment Ink
Altenew

Metallic Watercolor 14 Pan Set
Altenew

Endless Florescence Stamp & Die Bundle
Altenew

Must-have Gel Pen Set
Altenew


More Ways to Shop

Shop the Lovely In Lace Release
My Altenew Crafty MUST-HAVES

How to Enter the Giveaway

$300 in total prizes! To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to 2 lucky winners and a $25 gift certificate to 8 winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog and/or each designer’s blog post on the blog hop list below by 05/29/2022 for a chance to win. 

Altenew will draw 10 random winners from the comments left on each stop of this blog hop and announce the winners on the Altenew Winners Page on 05/31/2022.

Thank You for Visiting My Blog

I really appreciate you stopping by and participating in this blog hop. If you like what you’ve seen from me, please give me a follow over on my Instagram (@jaycee.gaspar) and/or subscribing to my blog and YouTube if you haven’t already.

Please Visit Mindy Eggen‘s Blog Next

Altenew Blog

Jaycee Gaspar

Mindy Eggen

Jenny Colacicco

Angela Brennan

Tenia Nelson 

LauraJane

Nathalie DeSousa

Carol Hintermeier

Virginia Lu

Nenette S. Madero

Terri Koszler

Katrina Howe

Reiko Tsuchida 

Linda Westfall

Bridget Casey

Ann Taylor

Colleen Balija

SathyaKala Sankaran

Eva Bussom

Natasha Davies

Sande Woodson

Susan Stagno

Nichol Spohr 

Hussena Calcuttawala

Nandini Karmarkar

Preeti Chandran


74 thoughts on “Altenew May 2022 Lovely in Lace Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway ($300 in total prizes)

  1. Your Cherry Plum card is the reason I am going on this blog hop. Please do a video on how you made it. It is wonderful.

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  2. OH MY!!! Beautiful… all are very nice but the 3rd… Cherry bloom was fantastic. Thanks for sharing your techniques.

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  3. OK, all of the cards are lovely, but I love the simplicity and colors in the hosta card, and your instructions are great.

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