Welcome to the last day of Papertrey Ink’s 11th Anniversary release countdown! Today my featured post is all about Betsy Veldman’s Garden of Faith and Seasonal Borders: Spring stamp sets.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey ink garden of faith seasonal borders spring

My first project shows off a way to use the florals in the border set without using them as a border.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey ink garden of faith seasonal borders spring

By spritzing your inked stamps you get a watercolor effect with more defined lines. I like to mix multiple ink colors together before spritzing for added interest.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey ink garden of faith seasonal borders spring

This is actually my favorite card from this release. 🙂

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey ink garden of faith seasonal borders spring

My second project shows off those borders! I stamped 4 of them and made an entire frame for my card which added so much that I barely needed to put anything other than my sentiment in the center.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey ink garden of faith seasonal borders spring

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey ink garden of faith seasonal borders spring

And my final project uses the florals as an accent.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey ink garden of faith seasonal borders spring

I also stamped a little more than half of my card base with some of the leaf designs from Garden of Faith for a little something extra.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey ink garden of faith seasonal borders spring

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey ink garden of faith seasonal borders spring

Thanks for stopping by! See you all tomorrow for our TWO HOUR release party live on the Papertrey FB page with lots of special guests that you WON’T want to miss!!

Xo, Stephanie

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Hey lovelies! Today, Rebecca Luminarias has a gorgeous set of stamps and dies to share with all of you and Lizzie Jones has a sweet new set called Forest Floor: Spring.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink you deserve flowers tulip tag scalloped tags forest floor spring

I used light and Eastery colors for this card and made little bow polka dots on the card base in Soft Stone. The tag in the center is cut right from the card base and popped up for some dimension.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink you deserve flowers tulip tag scalloped tags forest floor spring

My next card is a masculine take on the Forest Floor: Spring set.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink you deserve flowers tulip tag scalloped tags forest floor spring

I used multiple greens to create a frame at the top of my card, accenting the focal point which is the frame and small sentiment in the center. The black and white twine ties the black color in and finishes the card off.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink you deserve flowers tulip tag scalloped tags forest floor spring

Thanks for stopping by! Don’t forget to join us on the Papertrey Blog for the release party live on the 15th and of course for the last day of new release projects tomorrow!

Xo, Stephanie

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Welcome back to another wonderful day in Papertrey Ink’s 11th anniversary release countdown! Have you entered all of the contests we have had for you yet? If not, be sure to get in there because the prizes are totally worth it! 🙂 Today’s challenge is all about creating with a color scheme and we have a lovely bunch of options for you on the Papertrey Blog HERE.

On to the projects!

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink lilies of the field glorious globes february words to live by kindness

My first project showcases the new Shape Shifters: Circle 1 die set from Betsy Veldman and the new Glorious Globes: Basics + Glorious Globes: February sets from Lizzie Jones.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink lilies of the field glorious globes february words to live by kindness

I paired these two with some Bitty Big: Soft Stone and chose a small and subtle sentiment for the top left and bottom right corners. I just adore the flower focus on the GG:Feb set.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink lilies of the field glorious globes february words to live by kindness

Next is all about Lilies of the Field and Words to Live By: Kindness… both by Betsy Veldman. I went with a light and airy color palette for this card, letting the flowers really take the spotlight of my card. I’m SOOOO glad Bets included this sentiment in her WTLB set… I love anything that talks about being humble and working hard. 🙂

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink lilies of the field glorious globes february words to live by kindness

That’s it for me today! Thanks so much for stopping by!

Xo, Stephanie

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by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink corner adorner february sentiment staples birthday

Welcome to Day 2 of the release countdown with Papertrey Ink! I am so happy to be here with you all to help showcase another couple of lovely new sets this month. 🙂 Today I am featuring Corner Adorner: February + Sentiment Staples: Birthday.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink corner adorner february sentiment staples birthday

I created this card using a bit of a grunge mix of colors. I love how they end up looking when all the colors blend together. It has a relaxed feel to it that I appreciate. 🙂 The sentiment was created by first generation stamping the “sending you sunshine” from corner adorner and then using a deconstructed happy birthday sentiment popped up on top of that.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink corner adorner february sentiment staples birthday

Thank you so much for stopping by! Looking forward to showing you the rest of the release!! 🙂

Xo, Stephanie

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by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink big egg die bunny blessings egg stripes

Happppppppppy hopping ya’ll!! Are you joining along in today’s challenge? It happens to be one of my favorites each year Papertrey does it. 🙂 AND we have some fun Easter goodies to share with you today!! Starting with the Big Egg Die, Bunny Blessings, and Egg Stripes.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink big egg die bunny blessings egg stripes

I created an ombre 3d egg using different colored purple cardstocks and stamped each one differently. I sewed them together using black and white twine and used a Delicate Detail die to accent the top and bottom. It sort of reminded me of one of those really ornate eggs you see at Easter time. 🙂

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink big egg die bunny blessings egg stripes

My next project is showcasing a brand new die set from Lizzie Jones, Bold Borders: Blooming, as well as our very first set from new Product Designer, Jennifer Campbell.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink penned elegance bold borders blooming die

I started by layering two of the border dies off set in Stormy Sea and Dark Indigo. The sentiment is embossed in black on polka dotted vellum and attached to the card using a mini clothespin.

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink penned elegance bold borders blooming die

The card is accented with some white thread and seam binding. 🙂

by Stephanie Gold for Papertrey Ink penned elegance bold borders blooming die

Thanks for stopping by! Make sure to check out all of the other designer’s projects on the Papertrey Blog! Much love all.

Xo, Stephanie

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