Friday, November 27, 2015

Paper Smooches November Blog Hop

This is my second post of the day. Please click here or scroll down to see my post for this week's Bellarific Friday Challenge. Thanks! =)

It's Pep Rally week and we are here today to share a sampling of the NEW Paper Smooches DECEMBER release with you! TWO new stamps and TEN new dies are NOW available to purchase on October 31st at 8:00pm Pacific Time. Once our release goes live, you will find our new products HERE.

To celebrate Black Friday - we have a special sale for you!
At check out, use code BFSALE15 to receive 15% off your entire order.
The sale ends on Saturday, November 28th at 8pm PST.

To add extra fun to our blog hop... we are offering up a prize!

The prize - a $25 gift code to choose what you like at the PS online store!

Here are the details:
  • FOUR winners will be chosen at RANDOM from any of the design team blogs and the PS Blog to win the $25 prize.
  • Just leave a comment on any of the design team blogs listed below or the PS Blog for your chance to win! (You do not need to comment on all blogs to qualify, but it increases your chances.)
  • Deadline: You have until midnight PT on Sunday, November 29th to leave a comment.
  • Please check the Paper Smooches Blog on Monday, November 30th to see if you are one of the FOUR lucky winners.
Kara Vrabel is filling in for Pamela Ho this month, we hope Pamela is having a blast on her honeymoon! =)

Alice Wertz ----- That's me! =)
Ashley Marcu
Emily Leiphart
Jennifer McGuire - video tutorial included

To increase your chances of winning:
  • Tell us that you Facebooked about our blog hop.
  • Tell us that you Tweeted about our hop.
  • Tell us that you posted on your blog about our blog hop.
(Which means that you  have up to three extra chances to win on each blog!)

Without further ado, here is my card for the blog hop.


I get to play with the super cute and fun Bees Wise Dies! =)


I die cut the Bees with watercolor paper and colored them with Kuretake Gansai Tambi watercolor before attaching them on the panel with foam tape.


The background panel is stamped with a sentiment from the Lots of Love set. It's stamped on the watercolor paper panel with Antique Linen Distress Ink then colored with Gansai Tambi watercolor as well.

That's all I have for now. Hope you will hop along with us! Don't forget to leave comments along the way for a chance to win! For more inspirations using stamps and dies from Paper Smooches, please visit Paper Smooches Blog! =)

Have a lovely day and thanks for stopping by!


Affiliate links are used in some cases! =)
supplies:
cardstock: (Pure Poppy) Papertrey Ink, (white watercolor) Strathmore Artist Papers
clear stamp: (Lots of Love) Paper Smooches
dye ink: (Antique Linen) Ranger Industries
color medium: (Gansai Tambi watercolor) Kuretake ZIG
other: (foam tape) 3M
card size: 3 1/2" x 5 1/4"

152 comments:

V Hamen said...

Delightful card. This is the first time I've visited your blog. Great designs. Thank you.

Barb said...

What a darling card! Love the little bees!

Shirley said...

Cute card. This Bee die is so cute!

sunshinelouisiana said...

What a fun card, Alice...love those darling bees!

Laurie Brown said...

So fun!! Super cute watercolored bees!!!

NYStacey said...

So cute! Love the bees!

Lizzie T a/k/a Wifelady said...

Gorgeous card!!! I love the watercolored sentiment!

Kathie B said...

Those little bees are just as cute as can be! So much fun...

judy said...

Very sweet card!

Julie Bodenheimer said...

Adorable card! The coloring is gorgeous!

Irene Grau said...

Those bees are adorable. Thanks for such a cute card!

ValByDesign, Valerie said...

Just too, too adorable, Alice! I love these bees!!

Alma Dirpaul said...

Very cute.

ValByDesign, Valerie said...

I Tweeted!!! https://twitter.com/ValByDesign/status/670282312404217856

bzyPTmom said...

very cute card--love the water coloring used.

ValByDesign, Valerie said...

I Facebooked about the Release and Hop!! https://www.facebook.com/ValByDesign/

Cindy C. said...

Super sweet card Alice!!

karen h said...

Such an adorable card! I love how you did the sentiment!

Doudou said...

Adorable! Lovely colors

Lanae said...

Love the overlapping letters! So cheery and playful!

Satori said...

Cute card! Love the dimension on the bees!

Julie Steed said...

This is so sweet. I love how you did the sentiment.

Renee M said...

I can't help myself from saying your card is bee-utiful :) What a fun idea to have the adorable bee carrying a heart!

Donna said...

What an adorable card. I love the textured bees and heart and the colors are fabulous!

Gwen said...

So cute! Love the word stamping too!

Susie Sonnier said...

Such a Happy card!

zgagi said...

What a cute card. Love the water color effect on the sentiment.

Nancy Lynn said...

Love that "Lots of Love" set and so funny that I just comments on the PS blog that the Birds and Bees die sets were my fav. Congrats on creating such an adorable card!

Marcia said...

Cute stuff!! Love those bees!!

auntbubbels said...

Those bees are too cute.

Margaret said...

Very cute card - love how the bee is carrying the heart!

CraftyPaws said...

Oh what a cute card! Love the rainbow colors of the sentiment!

Preacherwife said...

I really need these bees! My last name is Beeman. lol

Swimmom said...

Great card!

conil said...

Oh dear...that is such a sweet card.

Glorie said...

Those bees are adorable!

rosemarie calpin said...

Such a sweet card. Thanks for the tip to use light ink on sentiment to avoid lines!

Maria V. said...

a love the bees, I am a butterfly person , but these bees are soon cute!

Judy said...

Oh my word... this is too cute! Wonderfully creative card!

Pam Young said...

Oh my gosh!! Your card is so stinkin cute I can't stand it!! I love using foam foam. I posted on FB about the blog hop!!

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

This BEE likes the Bee creation. Like the watercoloring. Like the sentiment.
Melissa
"Sunshine HoneyBee"

Conny Hillgaard said...

You must Bee glad for this card - it couldn't Bee better! Love it.

Clemente Batan said...

Very pretty simple card. I love how you watercolored the sentiment!

Rubina Pantoja said...

Very cool - love the watercoloring!

Teri W said...

Sweet bees!

hthole said...

Great card. Love the colors.

Mary-Anne V said...

Very cute little bees and love the watercoloured sentiment.

Mary-Anne V said...

Posted on my blog/Flickr page https://www.flickr.com/photos/74238397@N06/23354413085/

Carol McGregor said...

Love your card. I love how you did the greeting. This PS release is great. Thanks for sharing.

Samantha Coleman said...

Love the greeting. Posted on Facebook, and Twitter.

bev p said...

I absolutely love the way the lettering turned out! Wonderful inspiration. Thanks so much.

Gail said...

Awe buzz buzz - they are so cute! Thanks for sharing you artwork!

barbara Last said...

Very pretty cards, your work is so great. thanks,

Denise Fonda said...

Love the bright colors used on the greeting. Happy card

Ann K said...

Super cute!!

Kathy M said...

Cute cute

L. Kent said...

Really enjoy scrapbooking and card making. And enjoy all the tools we get to buy too!

sunnee63 said...

really luv the way you colored the sentiment! so cute!!

AZ Lyn said...

Super cute little bees!

Megan said...

So cute. Love the bee carrying the little heart!

Linda Rubarski said...

Cute card to tell someone you love them.

Colleen Howell said...

Adorable, I love those bees!!

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Unknown said...

What a darling card. I'm loving the bees and all the fun ideas for using them.
Teresa

Cornelia (fun stamping) said...

How cute and adorable!

Mary Nieb said...

A cute and colorful card and I love the whimsical sentiment.

Cindy Aguirre said...

Cute card!

Cynthia Daugherty said...

this is "super cute"!

Katie Sterry said...

Super cute ideas!! I love it!

Theresa Knopf said...

Super cute card!

Kara Stainbrook said...

These are so full of adorableness.. So stinkin cute.

Joan M said...

I just love what you did with those cute little bumblebees on your card

Joan M said...

I just love what you did with those cute little bumblebees on your card

Patt H. said...

Those bees are just adorable! Love the card. I have bees all over my kitchen so need those dies!

Rowena Miniaci said...

Amazing as always!!! I LOVE your layouts

pamboe said...

Great sentiment!

Chel Micheline said...

so very cute!

Rahmat said...

Super cute, the bees are so fun! love it.

Skrater said...

Very creative, I need those bees!!!

pcm said...

so cute!

Liz Gessner McAllister said...

This is so cute. Adorable bees

Unknown said...

those little bees are just too cute my niece would want to put them on everything
thanks for the inspiration

TracyM #6773 said...

CUTENESS GALORE!!!
LOVE your CHEERY sentiment, ADORE your BEAUTIFUL bees!!!
Such a SWEET design, especially with the bee carrying the heart :)

TracyM #6773 said...
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TracyM #6773 said...

I tweeted about the blog hop :)
https://twitter.com/TracyM6773/status/670431474831724545

TracyM #6773 said...

I posted about the December release and Blog Hop on my blog :)
http://tracyscraftyadventures.blogspot.com.au/2015/11/paper-smooches-dt-blog-hop-december.html

Tona said...

What an adorable card! I love those little bees.

Super Stick Chick said...

Such a cute card. Love how you did the sentiment.

TracyM #6773 said...

I shared about the blog hop on Facebook :)
https://www.facebook.com/tracy.moloney.71/posts/1187555514606157

Katy said...

Love the bees! So cute! Stay blessed!

Denise Bryant said...

Those bees are just too cute! Adorable card!

Janet said...

Awesomeness! This is such an adorable card! Thanks for the chance to win!
~God bless

Diane Jaquay said...

The bees are so cute, love this adorable card!!

Linda T said...

Such a sweet card. I just love those bees.

Laurie B. said...

darling card, those bees are so cute!

Fe Orot Mejia said...

Cute card.

Nicki Wong said...

Cute little bees.

Suchi said...

Such a cutiee pie card! I fell for it immediately..!! Awesome sentiment too... :)
Suchi xx

Di W said...

Such a cute card! The stamping is darling.

Kari V. said...

Wow...this is sooooo cute! I love your no-line watercoloring. I've got to try that!

Linda said...

The no line colouring queen does it again - gorgeous Alice!

Lydine Arriola said...

Cutest card ever! Loving the bee dies!

mandalj said...

Love the way you watercoloured the "I Love You". The bees are very cute!

mandalj said...

I shared on FB https://www.facebook.com/not.amanda/posts/921855271183404!

Kathy BM said...

Love your no line watercoloring and those bees are so cute.

BunnyD said...

Love your watercolour "I love you". So cheerful! The wise dies are fabulous.

Bad Kitty said...

very cute card
>^.^<

Katherine K :) said...

So adorable. Love those little bees and your CAS design.

Mary-Anne V said...

I posted on FB about the hop.

Reusing Cards & Quilling said...

So cute card ! I specially loved the watercolored sentiment :)

ValByDesign, Valerie said...

I posted about your awesome Release and Hop on my Paper Smooches blogpost today! Come see the cuteness! http://www.valbydesign.com/merry-little-christmas-paper-smooches/

craftymom205 said...

Cute card.

craftymom205 at yahoo dot com

stempelwelt said...

This card is amazing, Alice! I love how you painted the sentiment!! Rosali

Celeste Goff said...

Love this adorable little card and the watercoloring is amazing!

Linda M said...

Adorable card. Love the bees!

Sherisse Ang said...

Your card and font is super cute! I especially love the adorable little bee dies! :)

Lee MacAdam said...

What a lovely card. great idea.

Laurie said...

So cute!! Love the bees and the colors on the stamping. Great job!

Teresa Godines #6857 said...

Those bees are super cute. Love the way the stamped sentiment looks on the watercolor paper. TFS

Teresa Godines #6857 said...

I shared with my crafty friends on facebook.

Kelly B. said...

THese bees are so cute

Janet Nagle said...

Your sentiment is spectacular! I love how you layered the colors over each other so they look transparent and change as they overlap...way cool! Thanks for including the ink you used for stamping it. I was trying to figure that out! LOVE!!

Janet D. said...

Very cute card!

Eva said...

Beautiful card! Those bees are so cute ;)

Gail said...

Adorable card!Love the bee dies!

Lynne in NI said...

Awww those little bees are so cute, love the sentiment too :)

Sue D said...

Adorable bees and I like the colorful I love you.

Sherry Butcher said...

So cute. Love the new release. Thanks for sharing.

Rebecca Yahrling said...

Very cute card! Love the water coloring!

Larissa Heskett said...

SQUEAL!! LOVING LOVING LOVING the New Release!! Your card is SO SWEET and I just LOVE your Coloring and the Design!! THANKS SO MUCH for sharing and for the chance to WIN!! Have a FABULOUS WEEKEND!! =)

jordanbev5@yahoo.com said...

Bee-utiful card and especially love that new "I love you" in rainbow colors!!!

Stephanie L. said...

Those bees are adorable and I love how you watercolored the sentiment!!

Houses Built of Cards said...

SOOOO so cute! LOVE the rainbow sentiment!!!

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www.housesbuiltofcards.blogspot.com

Toni C said...

So cute! I love how you have coloured the stamped sentiment.

Arianna Barbara said...

Lovely card! Those bees are adorable.

Marie said...

The bees are bee-utiful....love the color combo on the sentiment.

Janice said...

Totally cute! You make it look so easy!

~amy~ said...

oh how CUTE! Love that sweet bee!

Marji Franklin said...

So cute! I love how you did the "I love you"

Deb said...

This card is adorable! Love the bees!

Angela said...

As always- I love your no line coloring on the new I love you sentiment! The bees are cuties too!

Jennifer Einolf said...

Love the transparent stacked love--great idea to obscure the edges of the original stamp and not have the image have any hard demarcation lines. So beautiful.

Daria Z. said...

Alice, this is just so sweet! I love the layered sentiment and those cute little bees!

Sharon said...

Oh My goodness these little bees are beyond cute!

mtscrapgal said...

I love the little bee dies. Great coloring on them and the background.

Maria Wicks said...

I love those bees, they are so cute!

Tweeted https://twitter.com/MariaWicks89/status/671120363607171072?lang=en

Miriam Prantner said...

Those bees are so cute! And the sentiment is perfect with them!

Miriam Prantner said...

I shared on FB about the hop.

Debbie Vasel said...

Those bees are super sweet!
Love your fun card.

paulettesprettypapercrafts said...

Your coloring is always so sweet! It's what I notice most about your beautiful cards, regardless what medium you use. I love these bees and the overlapping sentiment is unique! Thanks!

karenelr said...

How darling! I love this little die set--it packs a punch! Thanks for sharing!

theliannais said...

This die is so cute! Great design :)

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