Tuesday, December 28, 2021

Altenew: A Year In Review Blog Hop + Giveaway

Hello friends!

Can you believe that 2021 is coming to an end? I am delighted to take part in Altenew Year End In Review Blog Hop. For all the info about this hop, please visit Altenew Card Blog.

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If you arrive from my dear friend Vicky Papaioannou's blog,
 you are in the right place. If not, come and join the fun hop for ideas and inspiration.  
 
Since I actively create with Altenew products, it is hard to pin down what are my favorites. With that, I chose one card for each month and this gives you a summary of my creations this past year.  
 
~~~~~~ All products are listed at the end of this post~~~~~

January: A Little Bit of Love, Dotted Lines Cover Die, Craft-a-Flower SnowDrops, 
Enjoy the Ride Paper Pad
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February: Flower Bunch Simple Layering Stencils
Flower Bunch Simple Layering Stencils

March : Gradient Cardstock Coffee Break, Gradient Cardstock Red Sunset, Leaf Mix Die Set, Linear Pathway Alpha Solid, Linear Pathway Alpha Outline Die
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April: Mini Flower Cluster Layering Die, Slim Sentiments Die, Poured Acrylic 6x6 Paper Pad
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 May: Craft-A-Flower Buttercup, Green Meadow Gradient Card Stock, Summer Afternoon Gradient Card Stock, Sphere Stencil
 Altenew-CAF Buttercup-Green Meadow Gradiant Card Stock-Summer Afternoon Gradiant CArd Stock-Sphere Stencil

June: Craft-A-Flower Peruvian Lily, Simple Frame Mask Stencil, Frosty Pink Metallic Shimmer Ink Spray
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  July: Watercolor Extravaganza, Simple Frame Mask Stencil
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  August: Tropical Leaf Mix Die Set-Floral Drape Stencil, Simply Spring Stamp Set
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 September: Flowing Foliage Die Set, 24Artist Pan Set, Bird of the Wood Stamp Set
 Altenew-Flowing Foliage Die Set-24Artist Pan Set-Bird of the Wood Stamp Set

 October: Craft-a-Flower Sweet Violet, Sentiment Strip Stamp Set
Altenew-CAF Sweet Violet-Sentiment Strip Stamp Set (2)

 November: Simple Shape Cover Die, Painted Blooms Die Set, Paint-a-Flower-African Daisy
 Altenew-10232021-SimpleShapeCoverDie-Painted Blooms Die Set-PAFAfrican Daisy-001

December: Gold Band Lily Layering Die Set, Mega Stamp Frames Die Set
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Thank you for your support. 
 

Giveaway Prizes: To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $30 gift certificate to 5 lucky winners and a $15 gift certificate to 4 winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog and/or each designer’s blog post on the blog hop list below by 01/06/2022 for a chance to win. Altenew will draw 9 random winners from the comments left on each stop of this blog hop and announce the winners on the Altenew Winners Page on 01/08/2022.

EXTRA Giveaway: Guess what!? I get to give away one $10 Altenew Gift certificate to one of you who commented in this very post. I will announce it on January 7th, 2022 right here in this blog.


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Thanks so much for stopping by!

33 comments:

mel h said...

What a beautiful year in review. I love every single card!

conil said...

You've certainly had a year full of exceptional cards. It's been a pleasure to see them. Happy New Year.

ljcasselman said...

It has to make you feel good when you showcase a year’s worth of hard work and awesome beauty! So beautiful!

Maura said...

Such an amazing collection - love them all, but May and June are my faves!!!

Karen Brown said...

Virginia: I love your "Best of"....all that gorgeous color!

Kathy said...

So many beautiful cards!

Savannagh Kacey said...

You are definitely the Queen of Florals! I especially love the September card. Thank you for a year of inspiration!

Denise Bryant said...

Very fun to see each month's favorites! Beautiful creations! Your card from September is one of my faves! Love those flowers!

pamboe said...

You are amazing, Virginia. So many gorgeous creations and so much more. I especially appreciate your encouragement and beautiful welcoming comments. You are a treasure.

Linda W. (ScrappinBari) said...

Great picks for your year in review with Altenew, Virginia!! My fave is August! Hope you had a Merry Christmas!!

Jeanne Rice said...

Beautiful cards! Love love your cards.Thanks for sharing your favorites. Happy New Year!

MadeByMeghanK said...

All your florals are just stunning! I LOVE your elegant designs and colors!

Linda BL said...

All the cards are marvelous. What a great idea to highlight a card from each month. The card that I am drawn to is June’s card, the Peruvian Lily. I love the two,regal blooms and the pink frame is so pretty!

Ms. Tamp said...

Great projects shared throughout the year. Thanks for all the ideas and tips.

Ann Apolito said...

Love your projects, the sweet violet card is my favorite, its just stunning.

brandco2450@gmail.com said...

Your cards are absolutely beautiful!
I don't know how you could choose just twelve!

Pamela Haskin said...

Beautiful cards! September is my fave. Love the black background.

Kathy Raker said...

Fabulous display of your cards for the year. Always enjoy seeing your creations.

jordanbev5@yahoo.com said...

You are the Queen of COLOR and gorgeous cards!!! Whatever you do your mesmerize me!

Nandini said...

Your work is always amazing, Virginia! I love that you have shared so many of your best cards! Thanks for always inspiring me.

D.L. Walls said...

I have looked forward to your designs with every Hop! Thanks for sharing your talent with us this past year. I'm looking forward to seeing more in 2022, Happy New Year!

Maureen Reiss said...

I loved all of your colorful cards this year!!! Thanks for all the wonderful inspiration!!

Dawn T said...

what an array of inspiring cards Virginia. I'm glad you were able to share so many with us in this post.... and throughout the year. You are very inspiring and I love visiting and seeing all your amazing creations. Thank you for all your inspiration. Hugs

Sue D said...

Great monthly year in review.

LiCous said...

Wow, I love what you did with the Leaf Mix Die Set in March. That card leapt out at me. What a great idea for a masculine card.

M DelValle said...

Beautiful card designs and colors

Jennifer said...

Each card holds its own special place in this year! I can't choose a favorite! I always look forward to the next blog to see your next creation!

Liz O. said...

What a creative year 2021 was right? I like how you incorporate each release into a lovely design Virginia, thank you for all that you share with us and for all the encouragement you provide. Happy and prosperous 2022!

Dawn Cooksley said...

Great cards...

Sarebear said...

Lots of great cards, but I adore May.

Lauryne Cunningham said...

Your cards are so amazing! I love the yellow buttercups!

Roxy T said...

Gotta go with the buttercups. They are my favorite flower and my favorite color.

Sandy said...

Gorgeous colors & designs!