Altenew Build-A-Flower Poppy Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

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Hello friends and welcome!  Today, I’m here to share a Traveler’s Notebook (TN) Spread using the new Altenew Build-A-Flower Poppy stamp & die set.  Blog hop and giveaway info will be below.

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When I saw this stamp set, one of my most favorite photos that I’ve ever taken popped into mind, and I knew I had to create something with the photo.

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First, I started off by printing my photo to almost fill one side of my TN.  I printed it off, and trimmed it to about 4 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.  I adhered the photo to the page.  Next, I grabbed a piece of Neenah solar white card stock, and I stamped the outline images of the 2 big flowers all over creating my own pattern paper.  I trimmed it to about 5 x 8 in, and adhered it to the right side of my TN.

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I grabbed another piece of white cardstock, and I started stamping the poppies using the Altenew inks in the Red Sunset Mini Cube set.  I really love the Crimson red ink!  On some of the flowers, I just double stamped the crimson on the next layer, and I love the subtle look it gives.  I also stamped a few of the leaves out in one of the inks in the Altenew Green Meadows mini cube set.  Once I finished stamping, I used the coordinating dies to cut out the images.

BAF Poppy Layering Guide I made a little journaling tag from craft cardstock, and I used my typewriter to type a little journaling.  I added the tag, a few flowers, and a couple of the small leaves to my TN.

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I wanted a sentiment, so I used the “you are bloomin’ gorgeous” sentiment from the stamp set, and heat embossed it in white on black cardstock.  I trimmed it out, and adhered it on top of the photo.

To finish my TN spread off, I added some ribbon and twine to the tag, I added some washi tape to the photo, and I added some gold splatter and a heart paper clip.  I really love how my project turned out!

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For more information about the blog hop, be sure to stop by the Altenew card blog.  Here are the other stops along the blog.  You should have come from Laura Jane’s blog, and the next stop is Therese Calvird‘s blog.

Altenew Card Blog

Enza Gudor

Erum Tasneem

Zinia Redo

Laurie Willison

Virginia Lu

Norine Borys

Laura Jane

Jung AhSang  <—– you are here.

Therese Calvird

Michelle Murray

Svitlana Shayevich

Amber Rain Davis

Sveta Fotinia

Laurel Beard

Giveaway details:

To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $30 gift certificate to 5 lucky winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog for a chance to win. Five winners will be announced on the Card Blog on 12/9/2018.

**I will also be drawing a winner to receive a $20 gift certificate from my blog, so be sure to leave me a comment!  I will announce the winner on my blog no later than 12/6/2018.

Don’t forget to check out the Altenew Build-A-Flower Poppy stamp & die set.

You can also pick up this set as Poppy & Ink Bundle for a 5% discount.

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I hope you like my project!  Make sure to hop along for lots of inspiration and giveaways!

Thanks for stopping by!

Happy Saturday!

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64 thoughts on “Altenew Build-A-Flower Poppy Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

  1. I can see a) why this stamp set reminded you of this photo and b) why it’s one of your favorites! What a fantastic picture. And your color matching is impeccable: the poppies perfectly offset the red in the girls’ hangboks. (Am I remembering that word correctly? Apologies if I messed that up.) Thanks for sharing such a lovely layout; this makes me smile.

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