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.
I created two projects for you today.
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:
I colored each stamp with the brush marker and then stamped the layers.
Once I had all the pieces done, I created the bases. I used Distress Oxides for the backgrounds. All products are linked below.
I hope you were inspired by all my work!
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.
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.