Newton’s Nook Designs 6 Year Celebration Blog Hop Plus Video


Hello and welcome!

I’m so excited to be part of the Newton’s Nook Designs 6 Year Celebration blog hop! You might come here from the talented Andrea Shell!

During this week the Design Team was showcasing all the FABULOUS new products from the extra special July release filled with new stamps, new dies and stencils! Have you already picked your favorite?!
Giveaway alert!! NND is giving $25 store credits to spend in their online shop to 6 lucky winners so make sure you read all the way to the bottom of this post to see how to win!

Shrimp Cocktails #handmade card by Tatiana Trafimovich #tatianacraftandart - Shrimp Cocktails stamp set by Newton's Nook Designs #newtonsnook

If you’re still in doubt, I have another inspiration project for you featuring new small, but not less adorable Shrimp Cocktails stamp and the coordinating die sets. The mirror images inside this set inspired me for an interactive spinner card! So go ahead and watch the whole video tutorial below!
I used Strathmore Bristol paper and VersaFine Onyx Black ink for stamping. The shrimps were colored with Tombow markers.
These are all the colors used in the video: n.062, n.173, n.452, n.873, n.905.

Shrimp Cocktails #handmade card by Tatiana Trafimovich #tatianacraftandart - Shrimp Cocktails stamp set by Newton's Nook Designs #newtonsnook

An A2 size card base and an additional rectangle were prepared from Neenah Solar White 80 lb paper. I used the largest circle die from Frames Squared Die Set for the see through windows and the thing silver metallic thread from DMC brand for the interactive spinner mechanism. The inner pard of the card base was embellished with a light teal striped pattern paper from MFT Rainbow Stripes paper pad. And finally the sentiment from the same Shrimp Cocktails set was simply stamped on a piece of a light yellow cardstock.

Shrimp Cocktails #handmade card by Tatiana Trafimovich #tatianacraftandart - Shrimp Cocktails stamp set by Newton's Nook Designs #newtonsnook

Celebrate with us and enter to win!

To celebrate 6 years, Newton’s Nook Designs is giving away a $25 store credit to spend in their online shop to 6 lucky winners!

Here’s how to win:

Comment on the NND Design Team blogs (see list below)! The winner will be chosen at random from the collective blog hop posts. Make sure to check out each of their blogs and comment for your chance to win. You will not know which blog has been chosen so the more you comment on the better your chances are of winning! You have until Sunday, July 21 at 9pm EST to comment. Winners will be announced on NND blog post on Monday, July 22 and will need to contact us to claim their prize so make sure you check back to see if you’ve won!

Thank sooooo much for stopping by and hopping along with us! Have a great week-end!!!
Tatiana

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Newton’s Nook Designs 5 Year Celebration Blog Hop


Hello and welcome!
I’m so excited to be part of the Newton’s Nook Designs 5 Year Celebration blog hop! You might come here from the talented Maria Russell!

Life Is Better In Flip Flops #handmade card by Tatiana Trafimovich #tatianacraftandart - Pina Koala stamp set by Newton's Nook Designs #newtonsnook

During this week the Design Team was showcasing all the FABULOUS new products from the extra special July release filled with new stamps, new dies and stencils! Have you already picked your favorite?!
Giveaway alert!! NND is giving $25 store credits to spend in their online shop to 5 lucky winners so make sure you read all the way to the bottom of this post to see how to win!

Life Is Better In Flip Flops #handmade card by Tatiana Trafimovich #tatianacraftandart - Pina Koala stamp set by Newton's Nook Designs #newtonsnook

If you’re still in doubt, I have another inspiration project for you featuring new small, but not less adorable Flip-Flop Life stamp set. Working on this card, I started with stamping a pattern on a piece of Neenah Solar White paper with Memento black ink since it’s copic friendly. Next I proceed with a simple coloring and added non directional shade around every flip-flop with a light gray color.
Here’s the complete list of all the colors I used here: BG10; Y00-Y11; YG00-YG01-YG05; RV10-RV02-RV04; T1.

Life Is Better In Flip Flops #handmade card by Tatiana Trafimovich #tatianacraftandart - Pina Koala stamp set by Newton's Nook Designs #newtonsnook

Once adhered my colored pattern to the light blue card base, I die cut using the coordinating Flip-Flop Die Set another pair of cute flip-flops that were stamped and colored with a bit brighter shades along with a stamp edge frame from Framework Die used for the sentiment that comes from the same Flip-Flop Life stamp set. A coat of clear glitter pen and Glossy Accents added a finish touch to this card.

Celebrate with us and enter to win!

To celebrate 5 years, Newton’s Nook Designs is giving away a $25 store credit to spend in their online shop to 5 lucky winners!

Here’s how to win:

Comment on the NND Design Team and Special Guest blogs (see list below)! The winner will be chosen at random from the collective blog hop posts. Make sure to check out each of their blogs and comment for your chance to win. You will not know which blog has been chosen so the more you comment on the better your chances are of winning! You have until Sunday, July 22 at 9pm EST to comment. Winners will be announced on NND blog post on Monday, July 23 and will need to contact us to claim their prize so make sure you check back to see if you’ve won!

Special Guests:

Newton’s Nook Designs
Amanda Bodine
Holly Endress
Ellen Haxelmans
Larissa Heskett
Samantha Mann
Juliana Michaels
Zsofia Molnar
Naki Rager
Maria Russell
Tatiana Trafimovich <– you’re here

 

Thank sooooo much for stopping by and hopping along with us! Have a great week-end!!!
Tatiana

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Craftin Desert Divas & CardMaker Summer Blog Hop



Hello everyone and welcome to the Summer Blog Hop between Craftin Desert Divas and CardMaker Magazine!!

You might come here from the talented Jen Shults!

The Craftin Desert Divas Design Team is so excited to be creating some Summer projects along with the Cardmaker Magazine team. Be sure you hop along and leave a comment on each blog along the way for a chance to win a $75 CDD shop credit. The winner will be chosen from all the comments left on all of the team’s blog posts, so the more you comment, the more chance to win! Winner will be announced on July, 19th.

Hugs, Fishes and Mermaid Kisses! #handmadecard by Tatiana Trafimovich #tatianacraftandart - Mermaid Lagoon stamp set by Craftin Desert Divas #craftindeserdivas

And here’s my cute summer under the sea project for you!!! I created a little scene out of fabulous new CDD Mermaid Lagoon and Sunny Smiles stamp sets! I stamped a bunch of images with a waterproof ink on a Bristol paper, colored them with Zig Clean Color Real Brush markers and fussy cut with my scissors leaving a tiny white edge around.

Hugs, Fishes and Mermaid Kisses! #handmadecard by Tatiana Trafimovich #tatianacraftandart - Mermaid Lagoon stamp set by Craftin Desert Divas #craftindeserdivas

For the background I used the same Bristol paper and die-cut the scene using new Ocean Border Die and Fancy Frame Die sets! Then I proceeded with a quick and simple ink blending using regular Distress inks. Here’s the tip how you can stretch you dies! I die-cut once more the wavy line from Ocean Border Dies and used it as a stencil for the water part giving a little bit of texture to the background! Assembling the card, popped some elements on a foam tape for a bit of dimension and interest and, of course, colds’r skip some shimmer!!!

Hugs, Fishes and Mermaid Kisses! #handmadecard by Tatiana Trafimovich #tatianacraftandart - Mermaid Lagoon stamp set by Craftin Desert Divas #craftindeserdivas

Thank so much for stopping by and now it’s time to hop on over to …

Nicole Coursey

Or check out all the awesome Design Team Blogs below to enter:
Tatiana Trafimovich <– you’re here 

I’ve popped in for a super quick post since I have to share another release project featuring new July release from Craftin Desert Divas!

 

Bye,

 

ZIG MARKERS:

n.50 Yellow – n.52 bright Yellow – n.70 Orange – n.23 Scarlet Red – n.22 Carmine Red – n.21 Light Carmine – n.89 Violet – n.42 Turquoise Green – n.45 Pale Green – n.47 May Green – n.71 Flesh Color – n.64 Oatmeal – n.61 Light Brown – n.65 Mid Brown – n.91 Light Gray

SUPPLIES:

 

Mermaid Lagoon

Sunny Smiles

 Ocean Border Dies

Mono Sand Eraser

Multi Medium Matte

White Gelly Roll Medium Point Pen

DISCLOSURE:

As a Design Team Member I’m affiliate to Craftin Desert Divas online shop. Where available I use their compensated affiliate links which means if you make a purchase I receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. I really love their products and enjoy using them. All opinions are my own. I truly appreciate your support and will use the money raised to bring you more crafting projects.

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Newton’s Nook Design’s 4 Year Celebration Blog Hop


Hello and welcome!
I’m so excited to be part of the Newton’s Nook Designs 4 Year Celebration blog hop! You might come here from the talented Jennifer Timko!

Toucan Party Better Than One Together #handmade card by Tatiana Trafimovich #tatianacraftandart - Toucan Party stamp set by Newton's Nook Designs #newtonsnook

During this week the Design Team was showcasing all the FABULOUS new products from the extra special July release filled with new stamps, new dies and NEW STENCILS! Have you already picked your favorite?!
Giveaway alert!! NND is giving a $25 store credit to spend in their online shop to 4 lucky winners so make sure you read all the way to the bottom of this post to see how to win!

Toucan Party Better Than One Together #handmade card by Tatiana Trafimovich #tatianacraftandart - Toucan Party stamp set by Newton's Nook Designs #newtonsnook

Today I have another fun, cute and bright project featuring new Toucan Party stamp set and the coordinating Toucan Party Dies. I just LOVE those adorable feather friends with a tropical feeling!!! They are super easy to color and so fun to use on summer cards!  And since we are talking about summer and tropical feeling, new Tropical Leaves Stencil couldn’t be any perfect to pair with these toucans!
 
I started working on a watercolor cardstock and blended two shades of green Distress inks through Tropical Leaves Stencil, then I spritzed on top a few big water droplets and let them sit for a while on the paper since I wanted to achieve a splotchy faux watercolor look. While the background was drying, I stamped on a Bristol paper with a waterproof ink two toucans and colored them with Zig Clean Color Real Brush markers since I like their vibrant colors. I also heat embossed with a white embossing powder the sentiment from the same Toucan Party stamp set and finally assembled all the element with a bit of dimension using a foam tape.

Toucan Party Better Than One Together #handmade card by Tatiana Trafimovich #tatianacraftandart - Toucan Party stamp set by Newton's Nook Designs #newtonsnook

Celebrate with us and enter to win!

To celebrate 4 years Newton’s Nook Designs is giving away a $25 store credit to spend in their online shop to 4 lucky winners! 

Here’s how to win:

Comment on the NND Design Team and Special Guest blogs (see list below)! The winner will be chosen at random from the collective blog hop posts. Make sure to check out each of their blogs and comment for your chance to win. You will not know which blog has been chosen so the more you comment on the better your chances are of winning! You have until Sunday, July 16th at 9pm CDT to comment. Winners will be announced on NND blog post on Monday, July 17th and will need to contact us to claim their prize so make sure you check back to see if you’ve won!

Special Guests:

Newton’s Nook Design Team:

Newton’s Nook Designs

Tatiana Trafimovich <– you’re here

 

Thank sooooo much for stopping by and hopping along with us! Have a great wee-end!!!
Tatiana

ZIG MARKERS:

n.50 Yellow – n.52 Bright Yellow – n.70 Orange – n.23 Scarlet Red – n.22 Carmine Red – n.25 Pink  – n.83 Lilac – n.41 Light Green – n.66 Dark Oatmeal – n.67 Mustard – n.95 Dark Gray

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Craftin Desert Divas – July Release – Ocean Of Birthday Wishes



Happy Wednesday!!

I’ve popped in for a super quick post since I have to share another release project featuring new July release from Craftin Desert Divas!

Ocean Friends #handmadecard by Tatiana Trafimovich #tatianacraftandart - Ocean Friends stamp set by Craftin Desert Divas #craftindeserdivas

Today I crabbed a few super cute jellyfishes from Ocean Friends stamp set and made a cute ocean scene framed in a shaped shaker card! I experimented a little bit more with Distress Oxide ink in Broken China color first on the card base with ink smooching technique and then blended it on the vellum wave die-cut with new Ocean Border Dies. I spritzed both surfaces with some water droplets and lifted the color with a paper towel creating a splotchy look!

Ocean Friends #handmadecard by Tatiana Trafimovich #tatianacraftandart - Ocean Friends stamp set by Craftin Desert Divas #craftindeserdivas

The stamps were colored with Zig markers and fussy cut with my scissors! Assembling the card, I added dimension to the different layers with a foam tape and filled the shaker part with clear Shimmer Sequins. Finally “Ocean Of Birthday Wishes” sentiment from Mermaid Lagoon set was simply stamped inside.

Ocean Friends #handmadecard by Tatiana Trafimovich #tatianacraftandart - Ocean Friends stamp set by Craftin Desert Divas #craftindeserdivas

That all for today! Hope you like summer and planning to make a few summer theme cards or maybe scrapbook layouts! If so, please, check Craftin Desert Divas Event Page on Facebook for more inspiration and amazing projects from the Design Team, freebies and awesome giveaways! As always thanks so much for stopping by!

 

ZIG MARKERS:

n. 25 Pink – n.83 Lilac – n.82 Purple – n. 80 Violet – n.45 Pale Green

SUPPLIES:

Ocean Friends

Mermaid Lagoon

 

 Ocean Border Dies

Mono Sand Eraser

Multi Medium Matte

White Gelly Roll Medium Point Pen

DISCLOSURE:

As a Design Team Member I’m affiliate to Craftin Desert Divas online shop. Where available I use their compensated affiliate links which means if you make a purchase I receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. I really love their products and enjoy using them. All opinions are my own. I truly appreciate your support and will use the money raised to bring you more crafting projects.

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