Concord and 9th Orange You Sweet

Concord and 9th Orange You Sweet

I am super excited to be sharing with you the Orange You Sweet stamp set from Concord & 9th. Not only is the set super cute, but guys – we are orange growers here in central California! My husband is a 4th generation citrus grower. This is in our blood. You know I had to have this set as soon as it was humanly possible!

Scroll down for a few pics, watch the video tutorial if you have a few spare moments or head on over to the Butterfly Reflections, Ink blog where I am sharing this sweet treat today!

 

Please like and subscribe to my YouTube channel if you have enjoyed this tutorial and would like to see more!

Thank you so much for giving me your time today.

Butterfly Reflection’s, Ink blog here. You can shop for the goodies here!

Hope you have the opportunity to enjoy your state Creative Bliss today, whatever that may be!

xo, Janette

Shop

D2BA Hello Sunshine

D2BA Hello Sunshine

Monday, Monday, Monday and a sizzling one at that here in the Central Valley of California. Welcome, I am so glad you’re visiting today.

I’m sharing over on the Dare 2B Artzy blog today what I am wishing for on these hot summer days… fresh lemonade, beautiful flowers and relaxing Adirondack style! Head on over to find the creative details here.

Thank you for popping in and keep cool my friends!

You can shop for D2BA goodies here!

Have you found your Creative Bliss today? Do, take time for you!

xxoo, Janette

Shop

I’ll always do my best to link you to shops with products in stock. As you know, inventory levels are always fluctuating and therefor may not be available. Please use the retailer notification buttons to let them know you want more!

Ton Stamps, Father’s Day w/Beer

Ton Stamps, Father’s Day w/Beer

We are swiftly approaching Father’s Day – are you prepared? In case you are not, I have got Beery good inspiration for you today! I’m over at The Ton Stamps sharing all the details for this Father’s Day card. No worries if the dad in your life is not a beer drinker, use rich brown tones for a rootbeer, or even rootbeer float! Nom Nom Nom!

Head on over to The Ton Stamps blog, The Season here, for more details!

 

Thank you so much for visiting today!

xo, Janette

Supply List

The Ton’s Summer 2017 Release – Blog Hop

The Ton’s Summer 2017 Release – Blog Hop

Hi there friends and hoppers! Yep, it’s finally the day – the highly anticipated The Ton Stamps Blog Hop, woot, woot! I hope your comfortable, with a beverage at the ready, sipping your way though all 26 blogs which full of fabulous inspiration that this new release has to offer. It is one of my favorites to date. I even made a YouTube Tutorial on my black and white Anemone Bouquet card from day 1! My hope for you is 1: Your package arrives when there are no witnesses, and 2: You love them so much you play along in The Ton Stamps Challenge with us where you can win $50 to the shop!

New Release is Available Now!

For The Ton’s Summer 2017, Effie has released 24 new stamp designs, coordinating dies, 1 new couture mix and 6 new backdrop board designs! There are four new gifts with purchases that you can obtain with this new release. This promotion does not apply to prior purchases. The threshold amount is calculated before taxes and shipping. This promotion will continue until June 22 at 11:59pm EST or until supplies last. Limit one incentive package per order. No coupon code needed. All incentive products will be added to qualified orders.

  • Spend $75 or more: Receive a free pack of our new Summer Soiree Couture Mix
  • Spend $100 or more: Receive a 2x3 Floral Mini Banner Stamp (and Summer Soiree Mix)
  • Spend $150 or more: Receive a 2x3 Anemone Cluster Mini Stamp (and Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix) 
  • Spend $200 or more: Receive a 3x4 Watercolor Bouquet Set (and an Anemone Cluster Mini stamp, Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix)

**Incentive products will not be available for purchase in our shop until July***

DAILY RELEASE GIVEAWAYS: For each Release Day (1 through 4), The Ton is giving away a stamp set of choice from the new release! So there are four stamps up for grabs! To qualify, you must leave a comment on The Ton’s Daily Release posts. Leave a comment on each Design Team member’s blogs to increase your chances of winning.

DESIGN TEAM RELEASE GIVEAWAYS: There will be an additional 11 stamps up for grabs for commenters on The Ton’s Design Team Blogs. Just leave a comment on the DT blogs during the release days (days 1-4) for a chance to win a stamp set of choice.

BLOG HOP GIVEAWAYS (June 9): Three $25 gift certificates to The Ton’s shop will be given away to random commenters from the hop participant blogs. To qualify, you must leave a comment on The Ton Blog Hop post. The comment period will close on Monday, June 12th at 11:59pm. Winners will be announced thereafter on The Ton’s blog. **Gift certificates can only be applied to The Ton stamps, dies and gilding categories.

The comment period for all giveaways will close on Monday, June 12th at 11:59pm. Winners will be announced on The Ton Blog thereafter.

View the other talented design team member daily release posts by following the links at the bottom of this post!

  • Using a Misti, color each component of the Watercolor Wreath one at a time with Tombow Dual Brush water based markers. Stamping frequently or as each component is colored.
  • Heat Emboss Sunnies with Gold Tinsel embossing powder and die cut.
  • Color Sunnies lenses with Copic markers in the E30’s family for the rosy effect.
  • Partial die cut Watercolor Wreath.
  • Trim wreath panel to fit orange cardstock A2 mat.
  • Pop Sunnies with dimensional adhesive and tuck under wreath.
  • Stamp sentiment in Noir, adhere to A2 folded card base and add Summer Soiree sequins.
  • Stamp Wave in Versamark and heat emboss each layer in shades of blue. I used Blue Tinsel for a glittery effect for the 3rd layer – even though it is hardly seen here.
  • Distress ink background in pinks, yellows and oranges. Once dry sand with file or sand paper.
  • Heat emboss Summer Blooms in white and die cut.
  • Color with Zig Clean Color markers.
  • Trim Wave panel to fit black cardstock mat.
  • Adhere Summer Blooms to corner and trim to fit.
  • Adhere wave panel to black mat.
  • Stamp sentiment, adhere to A2 folded card base and adhere Dew Drops for sparkle.

The Ton’s June Challenge is now live! For this month, we have a fun color palette challenge so head over now for a chance to win a $50 spree to The Ton’s shop!

*Gift certificates only apply to The Ton stamps, dies, ink, gilding and embossing powder.

If you missed or would like to revisit projects from days 1-4, you may click on the photos below to take you to them. The new video tutorial is below as well on the Anemone Bouquet from day 1.

Linked up below is the fabulous line up of 26 designers. They all have deliciousness to share, don’t miss not a one. Don’t forget to leave comments to increase your odds of winning the giveaways!

Thank you so much for visiting my slice of Creative Bliss today!

xxoo, Janette

24 new stamp designs, coordinating dies, 1 new couture mix and 6 new backdrop board designs!

Gifts with Purchases

There are four new gifts with purchases that you can obtain with this new release. This promotion does not apply to prior purchases. The threshold amount is calculated before taxes and shipping. This promotion will continue until June 22 at 11:59pm EST or until supplies last. Limit one incentive package per order. No coupon code needed. All incentive products will be added to qualified orders.

  • Spend $75 or more: Receive a free pack of our new Summer Soiree Couture Mix
  • Spend $100 or more: Receive a 2x3 Floral Mini Banner Stamp (and Summer Soiree Mix)
  • Spend $150 or more: Receive a 2x3 Anemone Cluster Mini Stamp (and Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix) 
  • Spend $200 or more: Receive a 3x4 Watercolor Bouquet Set (and an Anemone Cluster Mini stamp, Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix)

**Incentive products will not be available for purchase in our shop until July***

The Ton’s Summer 2017 Release – Day 4

The Ton’s Summer 2017 Release – Day 4

Welcome back, friends! Today is day 4 of The Ton Stamps Release Week, yay! Today is also when all the stamps and dies are available in the shop with exception of Poppy Border die & Sunflower Border die.  They will be available 6/16/17. Remember that there are several gifts with purchase so plan wisely. In addition to stamps and dies, The Ton also has a variety of photoboards in stock. And don’t worry if the plastic sizzles, it cools off pretty quickly when your shipment arrives! 😉

New release items are available today, June 8th. 

For The Ton’s Summer 2017, Effie has released 24 new stamp designs, coordinating dies, 1 new couture mix and 6 new backdrop board designs! There are four new gifts with purchases that you can obtain with this new release. This promotion does not apply to prior purchases. The threshold amount is calculated before taxes and shipping. This promotion will continue until June 22 at 11:59pm EST or until supplies last. Limit one incentive package per order. No coupon code needed. All incentive products will be added to qualified orders.

  • Spend $75 or more: Receive a free pack of our new Summer Soiree Couture Mix
  • Spend $100 or more: Receive a 2x3 Floral Mini Banner Stamp (and Summer Soiree Mix)
  • Spend $150 or more: Receive a 2x3 Anemone Cluster Mini Stamp (and Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix) 
  • Spend $200 or more: Receive a 3x4 Watercolor Bouquet Set (and an Anemone Cluster Mini stamp, Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix)

**Incentive products will not be available for purchase in our shop until July***

DAILY RELEASE GIVEAWAYS: For each Release Day (1 through 4), The Ton is giving away a stamp set of choice from the new release! So there are four stamps up for grabs! To qualify, you must leave a comment on The Ton’s Daily Release posts. Leave a comment on each Design Team member’s blogs to increase your chances of winning.

DESIGN TEAM RELEASE GIVEAWAYS: There will be an additional 11 stamps up for grabs for commenters on The Ton’s Design Team Blogs. Just leave a comment on the DT blogs during the release days (days 1-4) for a chance to win a stamp set of choice.

BLOG HOP GIVEAWAYS (June 9): Three $25 gift certificates to The Ton’s shop will be given away to random commenters from the hop participant blogs. To qualify, you must leave a comment on The Ton Blog Hop post. The comment period will close on Monday, June 12th at 11:59pm. Winners will be announced thereafter on The Ton’s blog. **Gift certificates can only be applied to The Ton stamps, dies and gilding categories.

The comment period for all giveaways will close on Monday, June 12th at 11:59pm. Winners will be announced on The Ton Blog thereafter.

View the other talented design team member daily release posts by following the links at the bottom of this post!

  • Stamp puppy from City Girls Retail Therapy.
  • Color both images with Copic Markers.
  • Fussy or Die cut images.
  • Stamp sentiment on vellum in black StazOn ink and adhere to back only of embossed panel.
  • Pop dot the girl and pup for dimension.
  • Add Summer Soiree Couture Mix sequins for sparkle.
  • Loosly watercolor with Peacock Feathers Distress Ink on Bristol paper blend clean clear water up to color line so that the color will drift into the clear water for a fun effect. Set aside to dry.
  • Stamp Sunnies in Caviar Hybrid ink.
  • Color Sunnies with Copic Markers. I used the E30’s for the rims and C’s for the lenses. Die cut.
  • Mat watercolor panel to A2 sized stripe paper.
  • Stamp sentiment on narrow black cardstock.
  • Cut similarly sized hot pink card stock and wrap together with gold thread.
  • Apply adhesive to back to secure thread and attach to paper.
  • Pop Sunnies for added dimension.
  • Adhere to A2 folded card base.

The Ton’s June Challenge is now live! For this month, we have a fun color palette challenge so head over now for a chance to win a $50 spree to The Ton’s shop!

*Gift certificates only apply to The Ton stamps, dies, ink, gilding and embossing powder.

If you missed or would like to revisit projects from days 1-3, you may click on the photos below to take you to them.

I’ve linked up the fabulous Ton Design Team below. They have created some amazing things. Don’t forget to leave comments to increase your odds of winning the giveaways!

Thank you so much for visiting my slice of Creative Bliss today!

xxoo, Janette

24 new stamp designs, coordinating dies, 1 new couture mix and 6 new backdrop board designs!

Gifts with Purchases

There are four new gifts with purchases that you can obtain with this new release. This promotion does not apply to prior purchases. The threshold amount is calculated before taxes and shipping. This promotion will continue until June 22 at 11:59pm EST or until supplies last. Limit one incentive package per order. No coupon code needed. All incentive products will be added to qualified orders.

  • Spend $75 or more: Receive a free pack of our new Summer Soiree Couture Mix
  • Spend $100 or more: Receive a 2x3 Floral Mini Banner Stamp (and Summer Soiree Mix)
  • Spend $150 or more: Receive a 2x3 Anemone Cluster Mini Stamp (and Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix) 
  • Spend $200 or more: Receive a 3x4 Watercolor Bouquet Set (and an Anemone Cluster Mini stamp, Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix)

**Incentive products will not be available for purchase in our shop until July***