Altenew | Build-a-Flower Peruvian Lily Release

Hello, friends! I am so very excited to join the Altenew Build-A-Flower: Peruvian Lily Release today! You can go to the Altenew Card Blog or the Altenew Scrapbook Blog to see all the various projects featured using this new release.

The Build-A-Flower: Peruvian Lily set includes 1 6×8 stamp set (14 stamp images) and 1 coordinating die set (2 dies).

The Peruvian Lily, also known as Alstroemeria, blooms in a variety of colors and is native to South America. Some petals are flecked with darker shades, resulting in a distinctive and beautiful look. This stamp set includes a realistic and incredibly detailed Peruvian lily, designed to be stamped in contrasting or coordinating colors. A lovely leaf and painted sentiment finish off the set.

PROJECT

I created two projects for you today.

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To begin, I die-cut several white cardstock pieces from the coordinating dies. I figured this would help me to stamp them after. Most people stamp first and then die-cut, but my eye-hand coordination can be off sometime (just being honest, lol). Instead of ink pads, I decided to color with watercolor brush markers.

I selected a few colors and mounted all my stamps on acrylic blocks first to make the process easier. These are the colors I used:

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I colored each stamp with the brush marker and then stamped the layers.

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Once I had all the pieces done, I created the bases. I used Distress Oxides for the backgrounds. All products are linked below.

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I hope you were inspired by all my work!

GIVEAWAYS

Altenew is giving away a $30 gift certificate to SIX lucky winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog and/or Altenew Scrapbook Blog for a chance to win. Six winners will be announced on the Altenew blogs on Sunday, July 8.

Altenew is sponsoring a personal $20 gift certificate to one lucky person from the comments left on this post. Someone will be randomly selected and announced on my blog by Friday, July 6.

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SUPPLIES

Below are the links to products I have used. Affiliate links used where applicable. In plain terms, this means that if you make a purchase after clicking on my link, I receive a small commission with no extra cost to you. I truly appreciate your support when using these links. You can click on the logo to shop at your favorite stores. 


57 Comments

  1. Kelsey Thomas

    July 7, 2018 at 6:02 pm

    So beautiful! 🙂

  2. Gina

    July 5, 2018 at 8:03 pm

    I am just getting into paper crafting and cardmaking and wow – I am LOVING all the wonderful tips and ideas I’m finding! Thank you so much.

  3. LauraJane

    July 5, 2018 at 1:29 pm

    LOVE the ink blended MAZE stencil and white splattering:)) Great card samples Ruby:))

  4. Blunix

    July 4, 2018 at 11:30 pm

    Adorable cards and fabulous colors! Thanks for the inspiration.

  5. Denise Bryant

    July 4, 2018 at 1:31 am

    wow… these are gorgeous! My Mom had these flowers growing in her front yard… they are a favorite!

  6. Amante del Papel

    July 3, 2018 at 9:48 pm

    you coloring amazing! your cards are so beautiful!

  7. Marisela Delgado

    July 3, 2018 at 5:18 pm

    What beautiful cards

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