Newton’s Nook May Release Day 1 – Birthday and Floral Roundabout with Circle Frame and Banner Trio


It is that time of the month where the entire design team get so excited to show off the new stamps, dies and stencils by Newton’s Nook Designs.  You also have a chance to win the stamp set being revealed each day so please read through til the end of the blog post to find out more info.  [Just a little important note:  I know some of you had difficulties finding the comments section.  If you would like to leave a comment to participate in the giveaway, the “comments section” will only be ever visible when a single post on Word Press is being viewed. Please click on this particular blog post and you will be able to leave a comment below.  Thank you!]  


For the first day of the reveals we are starting with a HUGE bang and showcasing the Birthday Roundabout and Floral Roundabout stamp sets with the new Circle Frame dies and Banner Trio dies.


For my first card, I stamped the image on some Neenah solar white card stock and use the stitched circle frame from the new Circle Frame dies to die cut them out.  I used another circle frame from my collection to die-cut some black card stock.  I also die-cut the scallop circle from the new die set and layered these three pieces together.


I wanted to create a super cheerful project so I decided to make a shaker card.  I die-cut a rectangle frame from my die collection and adhered some acetate sheet.  I adhered some foam adhesive to create my well and added the Sweet Shoppe Sprinkles as my shaker element.   I closed the shaker with some yellow patterned paper and adhered this on an A2 size card base.



I added my focal image in the middle of the card using some strong double-sided tape.


I finished my design by stamping the sentiment on the banner using the Trio banner die with some versamark ink.  I sprinkled some white embossing powder and heat-set with my heating tool.  I adhered this in the middle of the card with some liquid glue.



I’m loving this super fun birthday card.



For my second card, I stamped the image halfway at the top and bottom on some Neenah solar white card stock.  I wanted to keep the coloring simple and decided to just use two colors of markers.




I used the circle die from the Circle frames die set to mask the colored images.  I pressed the word lipstick and mowed lawn stamp pads on my acrylic block and added a few drops of water to dilute the color.  I then used my watercolor brush to add some speckles on my card for added texture and set it aside to dry.



I used one of the dies from the Banner Trio die set and die-cut the piece with some black card stock.  I stamped the sentiment with some Versamark ink.   I sprinkled some white embossing powder and heat-set using my heating tool.


Lastly, I added some sparkling clear jewels to finish the design.




Would you like to win the“Birthday Roundabout” or the “Floral Roundabout”  Stamp Set?  We will choose ONE lucky winner for each stamp set!


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 reveal 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 May 21st at 9pm EST to comment  — winners will be announced on the blog post on Friday, May 22nd.


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

Newton’s Nook Designs

Ellen Haxelmans

Larissa Heskett

Samantha Mann

Zsofia Molnar

Naki Rager

Maria Russell

Andrea Shell

Tina Smith

Tatiana Trafimovich

Amanda Wilcox



35 thoughts on “Newton’s Nook May Release Day 1 – Birthday and Floral Roundabout with Circle Frame and Banner Trio

  1. That first card screams fun and party – so happy.
    Love the arrangement of the flowers on the second.
    Great cards. thanks for sharing


  2. Wow I LOVE the sprinkles on the birthday card and the colours are incredible. I also love how you used the stamp on your second card….I appreciate the out of the box inspiration.
    Take care


  3. Love the fun shaker card–the black touches really let the festive colors pop! I LOVE the way you split the Floral Roundabout on your second card. The splatters of color are a nice touch.


  4. Your first card is super fun!! Love those sprinkles! The second card is just lovely and what a wonderful design!!


  5. Both of your designs are stunning. The shaker card is fun and festive, and your flower card shows yet another creative way to stamp the blooms. Lovely.


  6. Oh, those sprinkles for the shaker card are so fun!! What a great idea! The background on the second card is very cool and I like the way the stamps look with two colors…so pretty!


  7. I love the new floral circle and would love to have that in my stash! Your card using the stamp as a half reflection is both clever and beautiful!!


  8. The birthday sprinkles are wonderful on 1st card as well as the inking on the 2nd card.
    “Sunshine HoneyBee”


  9. Love your cards, the birthday circle stamp would be such a cute background for a shaker card. Thanks for sharing.


  10. Your first beautiful shaker card reminds me of a piece of cake, so cute! The second card is beautiful also. Love how you stamped it off the edges. Thank you for sharing!


  11. Adorable shaker card with the Birthday Roundabout stamp, and a gorgeous card with the Floral Roundabout! Love your color combos and details!


  12. Really pretty colors and design. I love the idea of using 1/2 circles and the little black frame gives me happy shivers!! I think I gotta have these die sets especially ❤


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