Happy April, Altenew friends! This is Virginia here. I am excited to introduce to you this month's Build-A-Flower: Coneflower Layering Stamp & Die Set.
Extend a hand in gratitude and friendship with this delightful floral layering set. This stamp set features two beautiful layering coneflowers. For ease of use, we have included two coloring layers for each part of the flower: the flower center, petals and leaves, and stem. The larger flower has three color layers for the petals.
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Watch the video below to see how to use this set. You can also watch it on YouTube here.ARVE Error: need id and provider
Now, let's move onto my projects for today.
This stamp set features two beautiful layered coneflowers. Each part of the flower (flower center, petals, leaves, and stems) comes with two coloring-layering stamps. The larger flower has three color layers for the petals.
The most common coneflowers are likely the purple or pink ones. I decided to stamp a few bright-colored coneflowers. Each of the flowers has its distinctive shape and that makes it super easy to line up.
By following the guide from the package, I was able to stamp each of the coneflowers easily.
The following are the color combos for these coneflowers.
Pink Coneflower: Pink Diamond, Fuchsia, and Coral Berry (outline).
Yellow/orange Coneflower: Vanilla Cream, Orange Cream, and Snapdragon.
Greenery: Tropical Forest Crisp Dye Ink Oval Set (Bamboo, Parrot, and Olive).
After stamping the flower center in yellow (Maple Yellow and Hazelnut), I added glitter and tiny black dots with Altenew Fine Liner Pen Set. Those dotty details make the flowers SING!
For the blue framed background, I took out the Small Ink Blending Tools and applied Sea Breeze with Simple Frame Mask Stencil. While the stencil was still in place, I took out my Airbrush Tool (compatible with Altenew Artist Markers) and sprayed some tiny droplets within the frame.
TIP: if you love the clean and simple designs, do try out the Simple Frame Mask Stencil. This stencil will contain all of your floral arrangement within the rectangle and gives your design a very polished look instantly!
Now, you must go check out today's blog hop. I know the designers have created amazing projects! So, be prepared to be wowed and inspired!
$200 in total prizes! To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to 2 lucky winners and a $20 gift certificate to 5 winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog and/or each designer’s blog post on the blog hop list below by 04/07/2021 for a chance to win. Altenew will draw 7 random winners from the comments left on each stop of this blog hop and announce the winners on the Altenew Winners Page on 04/09/2021.
This release isn’t complete without a fun and inspiring blog hop! Our talented design team members and special guest designers have created stunning projects to spark your creativity using the new Build-A-Flower: Coneflower Layering Stamp & Die Set. We hope you get plenty of inspiration here!
Your next stop is the talented Jaycee Gaspar!
Virginia, your card is stunning! The blue frame is a perfect backdrop against these beautiful cone flowers! They have whimsy and look wind blown. I just love this floral image so much!
Such a beautiful card, Virginia!! I love the color combination – so bright and cheerful!
Love the shape of coneflowers.
Lovely flowers. Love the bright colors and the glittery flower centers. Great addition to the Build -A-Flower series.
lovely card, the centers look fabulous!
Gorgeous card! Another fabulous set!
Such a lovely bloom … and such fabulous inspiration … bright, vibrant and so full of spring! Anita :)
Beautiful build a flower! I love Virginia’s card!
I love coneflowers and this set is simply gorgeous! Off to hop!
This stamp release is really exciting – there is so much that can be done with what are essentially simple flowers. Thank you!
Beautiful card and stamp set!
Another gorgeous floral set by Altenew, and gorgeous card to showcase it! I’m off to see what everyone created!
Oh my! I think this is one of my favorites so far!
This might be my favorite Build-a-Flower yet!
Beautiful colors for these amazing flowers! Love the glittery, dotty centers, too!
Purple Coneflowers are so pretty!
Gorgeous card samples, thanks for sharing.
These flowers are so simple, casual and fun. Love how they can be colored.
I love the beautiful and bright colors on your card. It’s beautiful!
Nice, nice, nice…Bright and colorful.
So pretty. What a beautiful stamp set
Another beautiful layering stamp from Altenew, and a gorgeous rendering with those bright colors + cool effect with the sprayed frame. Thanks so much for the inspiration!
These flowers are so beautiful! Thanks so much for the inspiration! Stay safe! :)
Love this card, Virginia!
Gorgeous card, Virginia! I love all the bright, happy colors!!
These flowers are really pretty. And I love the beautiful sentiments included in the set.
The new stamp set is beautiful. I love the sentiments included in the set.
What a delightful layered cornflowers stamp set.
These flowers are so beautiful! I love that they come in many colors. Lovely!
Beautiful job on these cornflowers.
Love this set, look great in the frame!
The flowers are so beautiful and the colors are perfect. Magnificent!
Love at first sight, I tell you. I ordered this set immediately and will now get some wonderful ideas on the Blog Hop. Here we go!
One of my favorite flowers. I love those colors.
Using the airbrush is a cool technique.
Love these bright, cheery flowers!
This card is great! Love the build-a-flower sets.
I have never heard of a coneflower but I love it!!
Gorgeous card in lovely bright colors! What a fabulous new set!
Love love love the cornflowers! Such great colors and shading. They are must haves!
I love the bright colors you used on the coneflower. I am new to layering stamps and am buying them and layering stencils up like crazy.
Love the colors and flower details. Makes me want to try it too. Thanks for the inspiration!
Love the new flowers. They have such movement.
Thank you for the tip to use the frame stencil. It creates an impression of more layers.
These coneflowers are so beautiful! Gorgeous card!
I have never before been a big fan of layered flowers, but this one is to die for! Beautiful card.
Such a pretty flower.
What a bright and cheerful card
Love the colors on this card!
I love die cutting, I just started stamping because of talented people like Virginia at Altenew. Build a flower is my favorite series. Always admire talented people ♥️