Altenew Build-A-Flower: Belladonna Lily Release Blog Hop + Giveaway ($200  in total prizes)

Welcome to my blog, crafty friends! Thanks so much, Emily Midgett, for sending everybody over. For the complete details of this hop, head over to the Altenew blog. Take a look at the latest Build-a-Flower release:

BUILD-A-FLOWER: BELLADONNA LILY

This stamp set is a gorgeous cluster of flowers combined with lovely sentiments. Today, I chose only to use the outline stamp of the flower against an ombre background.

THINKING OF YOU, MY FRIEND

STEPS:

  1. Die cut watercolor paper using the Dotted Swirls Debossing Cover Die.
  2. Use the watercolor brush markers to create an ombre background starting from lightest to darkest.
  3. Stamp the outline image onto Vellum and emboss with Rose Gold embossing powder. Die cut the image using the coordiating die.
  4. Stamp the sentiment on black cardstock and emboss using Pure White embossing powder.
  5. Assemble card.
TIP: Allow the lightest wash to completely dry then add different shades of blue. This will create some added texture on top of the background.

This is a pretty quick card to make. Sometimes, less is more. It can be simple but elegant. Using a contrasting color for the flower will let it stand out more. Since vellum is translucent, you can still see the variations of blue come through the paper. I stamped 2 clusters of flowers and just layered them on top of each other.

GIVEAWAYS

$200 in total prizes! To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to 2 lucky winners and a $20 gift certificate to 5 winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog and/or each designer’s blog post on the blog hop list below by 04/06/2022 for a chance to win. Altenew will draw seven random winners from the comments left on each blog hop stop and announce the winners on the Altenew Winners Page on 04/08/2022.

Next up is my uber-talented friend, Erum Tasneem. Drop by her blog and be blown away by her exceptional talent. Thanks for dropping by, and I would love to know if you prefer clean and simple cards or layered and elaborate ones. Make sure to leave a comment and get a chance to win a prize from Altenew! For my latest creations, please follow me on Instagram @mylittleatticstudio. Thanks again, and happy crafting!

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Felicity
Felicity
5 months ago

Nice card. I really like the flowers.

Last edited 5 months ago by Felicity
Carol McCready
Carol McCready
5 months ago

I love the lilies embossed on vellum. Beautiful card.

LINDA FILLDS
LINDA FILLDS
5 months ago

Very pretty card. Love that stamp set done on vellum. tyfs 🙂

Amy Solovay
Amy Solovay
5 months ago

The blue and gold are gorgeous together! This card turned out super pretty!

Kathy J in Ellicott City
Kathy J in Ellicott City
5 months ago

Wonderful colors!

stacey carpenter
stacey carpenter
5 months ago

love the gold embossed vellum flowers, and the watercolored background!, very pretty card

Marisela Delgado
Marisela Delgado
5 months ago

So gorgeous, Nenette! Your colors are always gorgeous.

Marisela Delgado
Marisela Delgado
5 months ago

Fabulous!

Liz O
Liz O
5 months ago

Lovely card Nenette!,the colors and texture are the perfect complement for the beautiful lilies. Thanks for the inspiration!

LaQuieta Gibson
LaQuieta Gibson
5 months ago

I’m loving the vellum!!!!

Donna L Walls
Donna L Walls
5 months ago

Sp pretty, the vellum is a gorgeous touch!

Meghan Kennihan
Meghan Kennihan
5 months ago

What a COOL background!!! I adore this Belladonna Flower stamp set!

Sandra Baggarly
Sandra Baggarly
5 months ago

Very pretty & creative card!

Lauryne Cunningham
Lauryne Cunningham
5 months ago

Love that blue background! Gorgeous card!

Maria Alder
Maria Alder
5 months ago

Gorgeous card

Jean W.
Jean W.
5 months ago

Lovely card! Thanks for the tips.

Jeanne Rice
Jeanne Rice
5 months ago

Absolutely gorgeous. My favorite. So pretty with the background die, the blue wash and the vellum flowers. Thanks for the inspiration.

Kristina Gentle
Kristina Gentle
5 months ago

blue is ,y ultimate go to, so this is eye candy to me! Great hop. So much inspiration

stacey carpenter
stacey carpenter
5 months ago

love that embossed blue ombre background!

Inkin' Chickie
Inkin' Chickie
5 months ago

Great project and tips. I like the layering of the florals to fill the design.

Nandini Karmarkar
Nandini Karmarkar
5 months ago

Wow! Love the gorgeous background

Tanya Andoniadis
Tanya Andoniadis
5 months ago

Live the card. Thanks for sharing.

Heather Mills
Heather Mills
5 months ago

Beautiful!! Love the vellum flowers against that cool background!

Sue D
Sue D
5 months ago

Love the ombre background and the embossed flowers on vellum.

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