Thursday, July 28, 2016

Paper Smooches Blog Hop

This is my second post of the day. Please click here or scroll down to see my post for CAS(E) This Sketch #183. Thanks! =)

It's Pep Rally week and we are here today to share a sampling of the NEW Paper Smooches AUGUST 2016 release with you! ONE new stamp set and FIVE new dies will be available for purchase at 8:00pm Pacific Time on July 31st. You will find our new products HERE once they go live.

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, July 31st to leave a comment.
  • Please check the Paper Smooches Blog on Monday, August 1st to see if you are one of the FOUR lucky winners.
Alice Wertz ----- That's me! =)

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.


Hi yes for a pens die set!!! I have been addicted to pens ever since I was young and this set just make the world perfect! =)


This set is called Pen Dies and I cut them out using various colors of cardstock because we all need our pens in these colors! =)


The sentiment is from the new Noteworthy set.

That's all I have. Don't forget to leave comments along the way for a chance to win! Have fun hopping and good luck! =)

Thanks so much for stopping by!


Affiliate links are used in some cases! =)
supplies:
cardstock: (Rustic White, Orange Zest, Trapical Teal, Raspberry Fizz, Lemon Tart, Limeade Ice, Lavender Moon, Dark Chocolate, Ocean Tides, Spring Rain) Papertrey Ink
clear stamp: (Noteworthy) Paper Smooches
hybrid ink: (Black Licorice) My Favorite Things
accents: (Kaleidoscope sequins) Lucy's Cards
dies: (Pen Dies) Paper Smooches
tool: (die-cut machine) Provo Craft
other: (foam tape) 3M
card size: 3 5/8" x 5 3/8"

99 comments:

Liz Gessner McAllister said...

Paper smooches has such a cool distinct style! Nice

cm said...

Your colourful pens are such fun! A charming 'just a note' card!
~carol

mzjluv said...

What a really cool take on a die! Love it and your card!

endgame said...

I like all the different kinds of pens. This card would be so fast to make and give a set to a teacher. Nice back to school gift

Sabrina said...

Very cute card!!

Barb said...

Love the pens!!!!

Lisa D said...

OMGoodness! This is great for back to school!

Dayna Audirsch said...

Very cute card! Love it!

Stir Your Creativity said...

Great themed card.

Karen B. said...

Wow fantastic use of dies Alice!

Christine said...

What awesome dies! Have to admit that I am a supply junkie---both office supplies and craft supplies!

Teresa Godines #6857 said...

Super fun card. Really love that you popped all of the images off the background. TFS

Mary said...

To say that I'm wild about this card is putting it mildly! I love pens too.

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Like the silhouette look of the pens. The calligrapher in me especially likes the fountain pen. Have a Bee-utiful day!
Melissa
"Sunshine HoneyBee"

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Posted on my Facebook page with a link for PS Blog Hop. Have a Bee-utiful day!
Melissa
"Sunshine HoneyBee"

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Posted on my blog right sidebar about PS Blog Hop w/ link. Have a Bee-utiful day!
Melissa
"Sunshine HoneyBee"

Leah Ann Gast said...

How great is this and so original! Love it!

Melanie Mallek said...

I love "just a note" cards!

cghundley said...

Awesome job on
your card! I love
all the different
pens and colors.
Carla from Utah

cghundley said...

Liked and
shared on FB.
Carla from Utah

Rebecca Yahrling said...

Adorable card! Love the fountain pen - reminds of a story my Dad told me of getting in trouble in school for dipping a girl's pigtail in ink. lol

Rebecca Yahrling said...

I shared the giveaway on FB. :-)

Barbara said...

Very cute card and cute dies.

Mary Holshouser said...

this is a unique set. Haven't seen
anything like it before.
Very clever design.
Love the card.
thanks for sharing.

(AJ) ArtJypsy said...

What a cute die cut set. Love you card and the colors you chose.

Carol McGregor said...

what a fun, colorful "pen" card. Thanks for sharing and the chance to win.

NanW said...

Cute card and fantastic die set!

Sandra Johnston said...

I love your colorful pen card! What a great way to add great texture and color to a card that could be used for multiple occasions!

Donna Phelan said...

Love how you have arranged all of your pen dies, great colors and design! Glad you're so HAPPY about the set!

Trina P. said...

Love the collage of die cut pens on your card.

Mary-Anne V said...

I shared about this hop on my blog/Flickr account https://www.flickr.com/photos/74238397@N06/28617397865

Skrater said...

Oh my this is a nice card! So creative.

craftymom205 said...

Love the card.

Janet D. said...

I am still searching for the perfect pen! lol So I have a lot! Love your card!

Sharon said...

Great card I can see so many uses for these dies

Cindy said...

Adorable die cuts.

Teresa Doyle said...

This is great Alice. My sister would LOVE this as she has a thing for pens, fountain pens in particular!

Teresa Doyle said...

I shared this hop on my fb page.

Janelle said...

Pens AND sequins! What could be better? This is adorable.

Gail said...

That is a stunning card! So fabulous with all of those lovely items and the added sequins! Lovely!

Gail said...

I FB about the hop

Gail said...

The hop is on my sidebar on my blog!

Denise Bryant said...

The pens are awesome! Great new die set, and a darling card!

Kim Marie said...

OMGosh!!! Also addicted to writing instruments!!! Love the card, but NEED the set!!! :)
Kim Marie

Kim Marie said...

And will tweet!! :)

Mary-Anne V said...

Love this graphic card..these dies are so fun.

mandalj said...

Those pen dies are fantastic! Your card has used them perfectly!

mandalj said...

I have shared on FB (not.amanda).

Iris Esther Lopez said...

What a cute card. Great dies set.

Iris Esther Lopez said...

I Facebooked about the blog hop.

Iris Esther Lopez said...

I tweeted about the blog hop.

Andrea1702 said...

Oh, my goodness, these dies are uber cool! Love the card!

Andrea1702 said...

I shared on facebook.

Linda Carson said...

Quite a handsome card!! Looks fabulous!!

McStamper said...

Love your unique, colorful card.

Tona said...

Omgosh, I love this die set & what you did with it!

Eva said...

Beautiful card! Love pen dies are awesome!!! ;)

Michele Henderson said...

Your card is amazing! I too have been addicted to pens! This new die set is EXACTLY what I have been waiting for a long time! It's perfect!

Susan Lang said...

The pens die looks great. Have to be careful spelling pens, and not add an extra "I". lol

Dianne said...

An interesting collection of dies.

Michelle said...

Fabulous card! Love these dies!

Mary-Anne V said...

I shared on FB about the hop.

Ria Montefalcon said...

Love those die cuts, fun color combo. Always an amazing product release and inspirations

eemel said...

I love how all the pens pop off the page!

Lisa K said...

Those pens are so cute! Everybody needs a lot of colorful pens.

CraftyPaws said...

Love this poppy card! Bold and great design!

Carolee McCaslin said...

LOVE your cute and creative card!!!

Shirley N said...

Very nice note card Alice. Great design!

Kristen Olsen said...

Wonderfully creative! Great card, thank you for sharing your talent!

Maureen Reiss said...

Really Awesome card!!

Kelly Szafron said...

Fantastic card, so much work put into cutting the little pieces of foam tape!

Denise Ward said...

What a fun card! I love how colorful it is and that it highlights the idea of sharing notes! Mail from friends is such an important thing. It can be a card or a letter, or both is even better. Thanks for reminding us to take the time to send a kind word to someone!

Judy said...

Cute idea for the card. Thanks for sharing.

Kathi K said...

What a great idea this is! Writing a letter has become a dying art - love that you have embraced the medium!

Sue D said...

Love the design and colors.

Fe Orot Mejia said...

Wow fun card. Like the colors you used.

TracyM #6773 said...

FUN card Alice, the pens are SO CUTE!!!
... I confess to sharing a bit of a pen addiction with my husband :)
With lots of artistic friends and family, I can see these dies coming in very handy!!!

TracyM #6773 said...

It was a pleasure to share all about the Blog Hop with my crafty friends on Facebook :)
https://www.facebook.com/tracy.moloney.71/posts/1365405336821173

TracyM #6773 said...

I tweeted about the Blog Hop :)
https://twitter.com/TracyM6773/status/759268221564358656

TracyM #6773 said...

I posted about the Blog Hop and giveaways on my blog :)
https://tracyscraftyadventures.blogspot.com.au/2016/07/head-on-over-to-paper-smooches-blog-for.html

Wida said...

Oh how I love that pen card!! perfect color choices

Judie said...

Gorgeous and original! Love it!

Jeanne-Marie said...

What a neat die set, I love the old fashion looking pens. I love how you made a collage of them, very neat! Thanks for sharing!

Mans De Fada said...

Very cute card!! I love this kind of pens.
Hugs.

Janis said...

Fun dies and love your colorful card!
<3 J

jwoolbright at gmail dot com
HerPeacefulGarden.blogspot.com

Janis said...

Tweeted abt the hop here: https://twitter.com/JanisinIdaho/status/759498468813438976
<3 J

jwoolbright at gmail dot com
HerPeacefulGarden.blogspot.com

Vivian C. said...

Super card! My sister is a calligrapher and this card would be perfect for her. I just might have to borrow your idea.

Mamie Carson said...

I love this pen set, PS is in a class of their own!

Renuka Chavan Singhal said...

WOOOW BEAUTIFUL CARD.

Angela said...

More fabulous dies!! I love them!

Arianna Barbara said...

1. Oh wow! Your card is really amazing!!!


Arianna Barbara said...

2. I just Facebooked about the blog hop https://www.facebook.com/arianna.barbara.1/posts/1084983394915942?pnref=story


Arianna Barbara said...

3. I just Tweeted about the hop https://twitter.com/raggiodiluce82/status/759731741904863234

Kathy Schweinfurth said...

LOVE how you created your card using those adorable new dies!!

Christine Canfield said...

bless your heart using all that foam tape! whew!

Beejay said...

Love this fun card! Thanks for the inspiration!

Elise Smith said...

This is super cute! I love the bright colors. This would be a great card to make a lot of and give in sets.

Taunya Butler said...

What a cool and fun and really clever card - LOVE all the colors!!

Macimbalo said...

Wow, such a cool card! Love it!

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