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 Farming Fun stamp set with its coordinating dies along with the Slimline Frames & Portholes and Slimline Frames & Windows die set. I am so bummed as I didn’t receive the dies before this release (it is still stuck in NY as I write this post) so you will not see them on my projects this week.
To make my card, I started by stamping my images on some Neenah solar white card stock. I colored my images in with my Spectrum Noir alcohol markers. Since I didn’t have the dies, I used my precision snips to fussy-cut the images.
I used the Circle Frame dies to die-cut the window in the middle of my A2-size card stock. I used the Hills & Grass stencil with some dye inks to create my scene. I also inked-up the circle die-cut using the same Hills & Grass stencil with the Clouds stencil to continue the design for a more cohesive look.
I adhered the colored images on my card with some liquid glue.
To finish my card design, I added the sun from the Sky Scene Builder die set and also added the small trees using a die from my collection. Here’s another look:
Would you like to win the “Farming Fun” Stamp Set? This stamp 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 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 June 18th at 9pm EST to comment — winners will be announced on the blog post on Friday, June 19th.
Check out all the awesome Design Team Blogs below to enter: