2 Stunning Craft-A-Flower Sets That Elevate Your Paper Crafting | Perfect Pairings with Jaycee

by Jaycee Gaspar
Craft-A-Flower: Hibiscus and April Kiss Camellia

Hey there, Altenew friends, it's Jaycee! I am always on the lookout for new and innovative products to elevate my cardmaking projects. One subscription service that has truly captured my heart is Altenew’s Craft-A-Flower. Each month, I eagerly await the arrival of a new floral die set, perfect for creating stunning 3D flowers that add a touch of elegance to any project.

Craft-A-Flower Subscription Basics

The Craft-A-Flower subscription offers a 17% discount on the regular price, making it an affordable way to build your collection of floral dies. Not only do you get early access to the latest flower designs, but you also have the flexibility to pause your subscription if needed. The keyhole alignment guide makes assembling these intricate flowers a breeze, taking the guesswork out of layering each piece. Not sure what the “Key-Hole System” is? Read more about it here!

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Must-Have Dimensional Flower Tools

When it comes to coloring the Craft-A-Flower sets, I have found that starting with white cardstock and using Altenew’s blending tools yields the best results. By layering different shades of ink with a light hand, you can create lifelike gradients that bring these flowers to life. The attention to detail in the design of each die set is truly remarkable, making it easy to achieve professional-looking results.

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Perfectly Paired Flowers

One of the things I love most about the Craft-A-Flower subscription is the opportunity to mix and match different flower designs to create unique bouquets. Pairing the Craft-A-Flower: Hibiscus with the April Kiss Camellia, for example, can result in a subtropical feel that is perfect for a variety of projects. The versatility of these dies allows you to experiment with different color combinations and arrangements to suit your style.

For my latest card project, I used the Hibiscus and Camellia die sets to create a beautiful floral arrangement on a background embossed with the Tropical Vibes 3D Embossing Folder. I added a sentiment using the Stamp & Paint Flowers Sentiment Set and finished off the card with splatters of Pure White Ink Spray and coordinating enamel dots.

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If you are looking for a way to add a touch of nature’s beauty to your crafting projects, I highly recommend checking out Altenew’s Craft-A-Flower subscription. The attention to detail, ease of use, and endless creative possibilities make these floral dies a must-have for any crafter. Don’t miss out on the exclusive savings and early access to new designs – subscribe today and let your creativity bloom with Craft-A-Flower. SUBSCRIBE HERE!

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6 comments

carsher April 7, 2024 - 1:25 PM

Wow! Your card is fabulous! I love Altenew’s CAF sets and need to try mixing and matching some of the flowers from different sets!

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Dorothy A April 7, 2024 - 1:57 PM

Gorgeous and breathtaking! Love your work and Altenew’s products.

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Maureen Reiss April 7, 2024 - 4:10 PM

Really Gorgeous card!!!! Love your tips!!!

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spilor April 7, 2024 - 8:57 PM

Wow, is this ever stunning! Love the colors!!!!!!!! Great work!
Lori S in PA

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Liz O April 8, 2024 - 11:17 AM

Thank you for this Perfect Pairings episode, 😍 the gorgeous result! I need to get these CAF sets 🤩 I am adding these to my “Jaycee encouraged me to buy this” list🤭 JK. Have a wonderful day!

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Keesha Soldevilla April 20, 2024 - 4:34 AM

Hahahah! So fun to hear that you have “Jaycee encouraged me to buy this” list!

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