Celebrating Parents Card Drive Blog Hop + Giveaway

by jenniferrzasa

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Good morning, and welcome to our Celebrating Parents Blog Hop!

We recently launched our second annual Celebrating Parents Card Drive, which is a great opportunity for you to give back to the community by doing something you love – making cards!  Your card donations are sure to brighten the day of seniors who spend Mother's and Father's Days in nursing homes or shelters.  Please click here for more information on our card drive.

donation stamps

(Penned Rose, Extra SpecialBest Dad and Best Mom)

Giving Back

20% of the profits earned from the stamp sets below (Best Dad, Best Mom, Penned Rose) by 6/18/2017 will be donated to the Food Bank of Central New York to support seniors in need.

Altenew Best Dad Promotion

Special Offers

35% off  Best Dad Stamp & Die Bundle
30% off Best Dad Die Set
25% off Best Dad Stamp Set
Offers valid from April 19th through April 22nd at 11:59 pm EDT.  No coupon code needed.

To celebrate, I have created a few cards using our Mother's Day and Father's Day stamp sets:

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Products Used:  Penned Rose Stamp Set, Penned Rose Die Set, Painted Rose Stamp Set, Crisp Ink (Jet Black, Coral Berry, Ruby Red, Grapevine), Limestone Envelope

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Products Used:  Best Dad Stamp Set, Best Dad Die Set, Engineers Rule Stamp Set, Engineers Rule Die Set, Crisp Ink (Jet Black, Desert Night, Dusk, Warm Sunshine), Warm Sunshine Envelope
*Please note:  tape measure stamp and engineer sentiment were customized for this card with masking

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Products Used:  Best Dad Stamp Set, Bold Alphabet Die Set, Crisp Dye Ink (Jet Black, Parrot, Warm Sunshine, Dusk), Specialty Paper (Vellum, Woodgrain Powder), Artist Marker Set A (Dusk), Ocean Waves Envelope


We are giving away $50 gift certificates to THREE lucky winners. Please leave comments by Sunday, April 30th, 2017 at 11:59 PM EDT for a chance to win! Winners will be chosen at random from the comments left here and on any of the blogs listed below and will be announced on May 2nd, 2017.

Blog Hop

Your first stop on the hop is the amazing Joni Andaya! Below is a complete list of the amazing designers/guests who are participating today:

Altenew <— You are here  :)
Joni Andaya
Sveta Fotinia
Jessica Frost-Ballas
Virginia Lu
Emily Leiphart
May Sukyong Park
Jung AhSang
Natalia Zubkova
Nicole Picadura
Kristina Pokazanieva
Erum Tasneem
Barb Engler
Hussena Cal
Svitlana Shayevich
Vera Yates
Therese Calvird
Nichol Spohr
Lydia Evans

S Jen


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Monika Toth April 22, 2017 - 5:49 AM

I love your ideas! Happy anniversary! :)

Karen B. April 22, 2017 - 8:27 AM

What amazing cards, and each perfect for Mother’s and Father’s Day!

KimberlyRae Forde April 22, 2017 - 11:56 AM

Happy Anniversary!! AlteNEW Rocks!

Linnea Sundstrom April 22, 2017 - 1:08 PM

luv that you do this. I have a couple of cards in the works and hope to get them to you in time :)

Nandini Karmarkar April 22, 2017 - 2:35 PM

This has been a great blog hop. I have enjoyed all the inspiration.

Sandy Small April 22, 2017 - 8:17 PM

Great cards for a great cause! Thanks for hosting!

Dana M April 23, 2017 - 12:09 AM

Fun and fabulous cards! Thank you Altenew for your commitment and generousity to the community.

Debs April 23, 2017 - 12:10 AM

The cards are an inspiration…and your donations to the food bank are equally inspirational!

Roz M April 23, 2017 - 1:07 AM

I really admire the motivation for this awesome blog-hop – both are great causes – thank you!

Denise Bryant April 23, 2017 - 1:36 AM

Amazing card drive and hop! Thanks for all the inspiration!

Manda April 23, 2017 - 6:08 AM

Love the ninjaneer card!

Sara Altarrazi April 23, 2017 - 1:07 PM

loved it, Thanks for the chance to win.

Amante del Papel April 23, 2017 - 3:29 PM

it was a beautiful hop, so inspiring!

Laurie April 23, 2017 - 3:31 PM

Cute cards!! Can’t wait to see what everyone comes up with. Great idea for honoring parents. Hop on!!

Heather S April 23, 2017 - 7:31 PM

What a RAD Father’s Day card! Thanks for the chance to win! Cheers!

Nicole R. April 23, 2017 - 10:28 PM

Love the cards!

TracyM #6773 April 24, 2017 - 5:16 AM

Can’t wait to hop along for even MORE INSPIRATION :)

Lisa A creations April 24, 2017 - 9:37 AM

Great initiative! ♥

Robin P April 24, 2017 - 11:19 AM

Great cards for celebrating moms and dads.

D.Ann C April 24, 2017 - 2:03 PM

These cards are both fun and lovely!
Always appreciate a nice sale – thanks!

Miriam Prantner April 24, 2017 - 10:05 PM

Great cards! I especially love that last one, so bold and fun!

Marina April 25, 2017 - 2:34 AM

Beautiful cards, the last one is my fav with the bright colors.

Samantha Houp April 25, 2017 - 6:19 AM

Love the stamp sets and today’s card projects! Perfect sets for creating that special card for out parents, to thank them for all they have done for us!

treebug (tina z.) April 25, 2017 - 7:32 AM

amazing cards, so many different inspirations!

Jean Marmo April 25, 2017 - 9:11 AM

Such amazing cards and inspiration! Love this hop!

Sandie April 25, 2017 - 3:20 PM

Stunning cards. What a great sale too. I’m sure the food bank is very appreciative of any help it can get so well done for that.

Mary Holshouser April 25, 2017 - 3:48 PM

Fantastic hop.
I love that tool set.
My only regret is tha I can’t make Bob
a card with it. He loved to be in his
workshop and he would have loved
any card made with this set.
thanks for having the hop.

Aroa Cristiano April 25, 2017 - 5:14 PM

Marvellous hop and great cause!

Shona Chambers April 25, 2017 - 5:26 PM

This is such a wonderful idea and I know if my Dad was still here, he would love these cards, especially anything that has tools on it!!

Stefanie White April 26, 2017 - 1:24 AM

Beautiful cards, love your flower stamps! Thank you for emphasizing community as we celebrate these holidays!

Berina Febin April 26, 2017 - 3:50 PM

Beautiful cards!! I love the ideas. This is a great initiative for a card drive.

Sharon Thompson April 27, 2017 - 2:12 PM

I love the blog hops. I enjoy visiting the different designers and getting variety of creative inspirations using the same materials.

Trish F April 28, 2017 - 12:09 AM

Happy Anniversary! Love the cards and what more deserving people to give them to.

Nicole N. April 30, 2017 - 9:32 PM

Such a lovely selection of stamps and wonderful display of cards.

Nicole N. May 3, 2017 - 3:37 PM

Just curious if any winners were announced yet? If so, Where would it be posted?

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