8 Beautiful Projects by Altenew Fans This Month! | Caught by Altenew: August 2023

by Tricia Tan

Header Opt 1Altenew fans have been busy this month creating tons of beautiful projects! Welcome to our Caught by Altenew post. Let's see what projects you made in August 2023!

Today, we will highlight projects you share – our beloved fans and customers – through our social media channels: Instagram and Facebook. So, next time you share your projects on social media, make sure you use the hashtag #Altenew, and YOU might also see your crafty creation here!

Caught by Altenew Giveaway Winners

First up are the 4 winners of our #CaughtByAltenew monthly giveaway. Each crafter will receive a $15 gift certificate to the Altenew shop.

368211982 18301027768119950 8291367988679076003 nFirst up is this beautiful card, perfect for fall, made with love by Lavon (@inboxwhimsy). She had fun with the Craft Your Life Project Kit: Sweet Buttercups and produced this gorgeous birthday card. We love the rich colors she chose!

368680926 193239600431521 5376660472672146588 nSpeaking of color, we are so obsessed with this gorgeous card by Deepti (@handmadebydeepti)! The Altenew August 2023 Inspiration Challenge inspired her choice of colors. We also love how she added interest to this card by embossing the front panel using the Altenew Tree Bark 3D embossing folder.

368099616 273392655445791 1538557875102857801 nKaren's (@ferrantedesigns) beautiful entry features an array of Altenew products! She used the Craft Your Life Project Kit: Sweet Buttercups among many supplies for this beautiful piece. We also love the little details she added—from accenting the flowers with a white gel pen to using glossy black cardstock to add a little shine to the sentiment!

366583525 306805308542853 3911789159412414774 nLast but definitely not the least is Brenda's (@brenda_flick0913) creation! She used the Build-A-Garden: Japanese Anemone for this birthday card, a heartwarming and handmade gift so pretty we wished we were the ones receiving it!

Were you blown away by these fantastic projects for this month's Caught by Altenew?! Comment below and let us know which one caught your eye. We can’t wait to see your crafty creations using our products, so don’t forget to share them with us using the hashtag #Altenew.


How incredible are these projects?! If you were featured in this month's Caught by Altenew post, send a screenshot of this page via email to winner@altenew.com to claim your $15 gift certificate.

If you want to be featured here, don't forget to post your crafty projects on Facebook and Instagram with #Altenew and #CaughtByAltenew. You could very well be one of the lucky winners next month!

#AltenewColoring Giveaway Winner

Have you received a special Altenew package in the mail recently? Did you spot one of our coloring cards? We designed these little cards to make your Altenew package just a little bit more interesting! Each card features a fan-favorite Altenew outline image waiting for you to color with your favorite coloring mediums. Color away and share your masterpiece with us on social media with #AltenewColoring to win a $15 gift certificate.

AltenewColoring Winner Banners Blog PostOur latest #AltenewColoring winner is: @ammaof4boys

#AltenewHappyMail Giveaway

Who doesn't love showing off their newest crafting supplies? Share your latest Altenew happy mail photo or video on social media with #AltenewHappyMail. We will select one photo or video post each month to win a $15 gift certificate.

AltenewHappyMail Winner Banners Blog PostThis month's #AltenewHappyMail winner is: @sentsue

We can't wait to see you unbox your next crafty package!

AECP Member Projects

Wait! There's more. Next, we wanted to share the following beautiful projects by some of our talented Altenew Educator Certification Program (AECP) participants from this month.

IMG 6033How incredible does Tammy’s card look?! Learn how to step up your card backgrounds and make stunning cards in Beyond Basic Backgrounds. You will be amazed at how simple tips and tricks elevate your card designs. 

367952322 811657340633304 4018429614472234160 nFollow amazing and easy ink blending techniques to create beautiful show-stopper cards such as Veronica’s! Who would have thought that bokeh would look this cool?

212daa 4f2ed1705c7342cbbfc4221f5533ca20mv2If you want to learn how to color two-tone florals like Ruby and create beautiful cards, you must check out the class Creative Coloring with Erum. Follow easy tips and tricks to create your own masterpieces!

Marga Palma Easy Ink Blending Techniques Card 1 scaledMarga took her ink blending to the next level. She used the same inks on the swan and for the lake to show the reflection of the water! And did you notice that bokeh effect in the background?! Her card looks beautiful!

We hope these beautiful projects inspired you today. Want to get featured on our next Caught by Altenew post? Don't forget to post your projects or Altenew packages with the hashtags #Altenew, #AltenewColoring, and/or #AltenewHappyMail.

Happy crafting!


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Ruby McGuire September 4, 2023 - 5:06 AM

Oh wow! Thank you for featuring my card! The class by Erum was absolutely brilliant. She shared SO much that I will need to revisit it repeatedly. So many amazing gems for improving your colouring skills.

Veronica Ruby September 9, 2023 - 7:03 PM

Thank so much for including my card! I am learning so much in the AECP and I can see improvement – so grateful for Altenew for helping me craft my life!

Tara C Prince September 28, 2023 - 6:57 AM

beautiful cards


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