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Pretty Pink Posh July Release Blog Hop

July 13, 2017

PPP July 2017 Product Release Blog Hop

First Blog Hop

Hi friends! Today I am joining a lot of amazing designers for my very first blog hop featuring Pretty Pink Posh’s new July release. I want to start of by telling you how honored I feel to be among this group of uber talented individuals. They are truly amazing! Please take the time to stop by everybody’s blog and check out the wonderful things that they have created!

Win a $25 Gift Certificate

Before I start, I wanted to mention there are 4 $25 gift certificates up for grabs (two winners each day). Winners will be picked randomly along the blog hop. Comments must be left by 11:59 PM PST on 7/18/2017. The winners will be announced on the PPP blog!

Pretty Pink Posh Sea Friends Card

This release is SO good, guys! It was hard to not make a ton of things with it because you simply can. I decided to share a shaker card I made with the Pretty Pink Posh Sea Friends stamp set because I truly love me some sea critters!

The Madness…I mean, Process

To make this card, I stamped out everything and colored them with Copic markers. I created the background by blending Distress Ink in Cracked Pistachio and Peacock Feathers to look like the ocean.  I added some drops of water and waited until lifting it up with a paper towel to create “bubbles” in the background. I then die cut a frame using  the biggest die from Pretty Pink Posh Scallop Frames Dies. I filled my shaker with Pretty Pink Posh Mermaid Sequin Mix which is also new with the July release! This mix is the prettiest mix of greens, aqua and blues…it truly reminds me of a mermaid’s tale. I also adhere some of the sequins and the clear droplets (there are some included in the mermaid sequin mix, guys!) to the background just so when the card is standing up , it didn’t look too plain.)

I adhered the colored images inside the shaker except my two favorites, the whale and the dolphin that I saved for later. I heat embossed the “hi” sentiment from Pretty Pink Posh Everyday Greeting Stamp Set in white. After I put the shaker together, I adhere the dolphin and whale on the outside of the card and it is finished!

I hope you liked the card! Don’t forget to leave a comment to get a chance to win a $25 gift certificate!

Next on this blog hop, go check out what the amazing Suzy Plantamura is up to!

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  1. Fantastic card today! Love how you built up the bottom of the card with all of the shells, seaweed and coral. Way cool!

    1. Cheyenne, first off…beautiful name! You are too sweet. I don’t have a YT channel. I’m not ready for that yet. Haha. Feel free to follow me on Instagram though: lemonteacrafts. Thank you for your sweet comment and so glad you like my card!

  2. I like the idea of putting some of the sea creatures inside the shaker box and others on the outside. It really adds depth to the card. Thanks for the inspiration!

  3. Love your card – there are a lot of sea creature stamps out there on the market but I really like the sea animals from Pretty Pink Posh. Super cute 🙂

  4. Love the background coloring for the sea, the fishes are so cute and the clear droplets are just perfect as bubbles in this sweet underwater scene!

  5. Great job on your first blog hop! I adore this card and love this colour combination! Thank you for sharing ?

  6. Your color combinations in this card just shout summer fun at the shore. This card is so creatively designed. Thanks for sharing it.

  7. Hi Thi ~ I am such a sucker for a fun shaker card and this one hits all the marks! Adorable sea critters, a fun background and, of course, some colorful sequins. I absolutely love everything about this card. Thanks for sharing. ~HUGS~
    #kindnessmatters

  8. I love absolutely everything about this adorable card–from the perfectly ink blended background to the spacing and coloring of all of the images!

  9. I love the underwater shaker card and those stamps are just so cute!! What a fun stamp set to use and it really makes such adorable cards.

  10. Oooohhhhhh I love me some sea creatures too!! Im gonna break the bank with this release!!! What cute sets there are!! Your card is so much fun!!! Love how you colored your images!!! Different from what I normally see, but fabulous!! Thanks for enabling me to buy this set also….i mean thanks for sharing!!! 😉

  11. Adorable card! Love the colors! That dolphin is soooo cute and so is everything that goes with him. Thinking it’s a must have! Love this hop!

  12. Super cute card and a great underwater scene. I love how you kept the 2 out of the shaker. It adds depth and dimension. Beautiful colours too!

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