LDRS Creative September Release Day 3

Friday, September 28, 2018


Thank you for joining us on our LDRS Creative inspiration week blog hop! We are showcasing lots of gorgeous projects using products from our new release. You can even see them in action with step-by-step projects by our amazing designers on their blogs and our own LDRS Creative Youtube channel (make sure you subscribe)!

We have TWO new 6x6 designer paperpads, with awesome patterns all ready for your Holidays and Winter-themed projects called ARCTIC SNOWFALL and HOLLY JOLLY HOLIDAYS!


There are FOUR stamp sets that are simply dreamy:  ARCTIC SNOWFALL, TREE LINE, MOUNTAINS, and let's not forget the awesome HOT CHOCOLATE set from Cre8tive Cre8tions!

We also have two new die sets that save you time on cutting, because they coordinate perfectly with the line stamp sets, but can also stand on their own! Crafters, meet the Tree Line Border Die and the Mountains Border Die!

 And you can grab the entire release in bundles, because you KNOW you need them all!

Simply use the list at the end of the post to keep hopping!
Each day we are giving away a $50 LDRS Creative gift card to one lucky hopper! To enter leave a comment on each blog in the hop, plus follow us on Facebook and Instagram. Winners will be announced on the LDRS Creative inspiration blog on October 2nd.
AND for the release event we are excited to offer some great savings!
Save 15% on the new release* and use code ARCTIC15
(*Coupon valid until midnight EST 9/30/18)


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I have two CAS cards to share with you today. For my first card, I am using the new Mountains stamp set and the gorgeous Arctic Snowfall paper collection.

The new paper collections from this release are so amazing. The paper is nice and thick and just beautiful. It's not your typical patterned paper, that's for sure.

I started out by stamping the Mountains stamp onto some smooth white card stock with the Raven Hybrid Ink pad. I love this ink so much as it is nice and juicy and you can use it for lots of different coloring mediums.

I then added just a touch of a light grey Copic marker to add a bit of dimension.  I did this twice and then cut my mountain ranges out.

I adhered my favorite paper from the Arctic Snowfall paper collection onto my card base and then added a piece of light blue card stock at the bottom which I stamped with a sentiment from the Hot Chocolate stamp set.

I adhered my mountain ranges on the portion where my patterned paper and card stock overlap and this card is complete.






For my second card, I started out by stamping the Tree Line image onto the middle section of my card base. I then adhered the plaid paper which is from the new Holly Jolly Holidays paper collection onto the bottom of my card butting it right underneath my stamped tree line image.

I then blended some Bali Blue Hybrid ink onto the top of my card base just until the tree line. I then blended on some green ink over the trees.  You can see that there is a bit of green going outside the tree line but I wasn't too worried about that.

I stamped the same sentiment that I used in my first card today in the sky portion of the card and then finished off my card with a bit of white pen detail on the trees to give them some extra dimension. I think it also serves as the look of a bit of snow also.



Day 3:
ALANNA {you are here}


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17 comments :

Marlina Hemingway said...

I love the cards and I just love the 2nd one. The plaid paper just gives it that pop. Tfs.

Sharli Schaitberger said...

Excellent designs, Alanna! I was wowed by the first one then I was double-wowed by the 2nd one! Very nice!!!

Becca Yahrling said...

The new paper pads are my favorites! Your CAS designs
are just beautiful using them.

Denise Bryant said...

Beautiful winter scenes! Love the papers and the Mountains and Tree Line stamps! Gorgeous papers too!

Arianna Barbara said...

Wow!!! Awesome cards!!!

Hugged by a Card said...

Oh my goodness to be able to just to use the paper as the focal point I never thought of that beautiful love the cards

allison kulka said...

Love how just the borders stamps make a beautiful card!

Dana M said...

Fabulous inspiration using the new patterned papers! You add such lovely touches to your cards to take them from nice to WOW!

Rosa Ramirez said...

I love how you incorporated the pattern paper the designs on them are beautiful and it really makes the cards pop, I like the design of your cards with the Mountain and tree lines stamps they look perfect for background stamping or like in your cards as a stand alone just stunningšŸ˜Š

TrainWithMeghan said...

Two BEAUTIFUL SCENES! I love the Arctic Paper and the way you incorporated them into your cards!

cghundley said...

Cute! Love the
night sky and
the plaid.
Carla from Utah

Cindy Holmes said...

Beautiful cards! I really like your use of the printed paper in your card designs! I especially love the plaid design paper!

Jeanne said...

Lovely cards, Alanna. The snowflake paper is so pretty on the first one. Makes a lovely wintery skyline for the mountains. The plaid on the second is very pretty and the trees look wonderful against the ink blended sky background. Great job on these two cards! :) Happy weekend!

Leanne said...

Beautiful card! Those snowflakes are gorgeous.

Jean said...

So very pretty!

Sue D said...

Beautiful mountain scenes!

Kim Heggins said...

simply magical creations Alanna!

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