Newton’s Nook Designs January Release – Day 2

Hello Everyone,

It is Day 2 of the January Release reveals at Newton’s Nook Designs and today is all about coffee šŸ˜€ I must admit I am addicted to coffee, cannot start the day without 1 or rather 2. But look at all these cups:

For my project I stamped the image with Versamark ink on Bristol Smooth cardstock and heat embossed it with black detailed embossing powder. I usually shy away from using black powders, I rather stamp with Versafine Onyx black ink and use clear embossing powder, but I wanted to be brave this time šŸ™‚ I used an anti-static powder bag generously before stamping and it made the embossing perfect.

Then I used my Zig Clean Color Real Brush markers to add colour. I wanted a very colourful card, which can cheer anyone up on a dull winter day. I used a waterbrush to give the watercolour feel.

When it was all dry, I die cut it with the scalloped rectangle from the Frames and Flags die set. I also cut a banner with another die from the set from black cardstock and white heat embossed a sentiment on it. Then I placed it on the painted panel to see where it would go and die cut the edge with the scalloped die.

I gave the panel a black mat and adhered it to a striped background paper. Surprise but I did not use any embellishments, the colours of this cheerful scenes were enough to make it complete.

GIVEAWAY

Would you like to win the ā€œCaffeinated catsā€ Stamp Set?Ā We will chooseĀ ONE lucky winnerĀ for this set!Ā 

Here’s how to win:Ā  comment on the NND blog and Design Team blogs (see list below)!Ā The winnerĀ will be chosen at random from the collective reveal posts. Make sure to check out each of their blogs and comment for your chance to win.Ā You will not know which blog has been chosen so the more you comment on the better your chances are of winning!Ā You have untilĀ Thursday January 17th at 9pm EST to commentĀ Ā — winners will be announced on the blog post on Friday, January 18th.Ā 

Check out all the awesome Design Team Blogs below to enter:

Newton’s Nook Designs

Amanda Bodine

Holly Endress

Ellen Haxelmans

Larissa Heskett

Samantha Mann

Zsofia MolnarĀ –>Ā youĀ areĀ here

Naki Rager

Maria Russell

Andrea Shell

Tatiana Trafimovich

Thank you so much for popping in today and I hope you check back tomorrow for another cute set! And dont forget, the new release is going to be available on Friday, 18th January!

See you,

Zsofi

44 thoughts on “Newton’s Nook Designs January Release – Day 2

  1. I like how colorful and distinct each kitty and each cup is. The background layers enhance the card as well as the sentiment on black. We do want the sentiment to be seen well. Great job.

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  2. I really love this card! Of course the stamp is amazing but your colours highlight it so much. You have chosen a great stripped paper underneath !šŸ˜

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  3. Your coloring is beautiful with the Zigs. I love your card. I know a LOT of people that need their caffeine in the morning. My mama used to drink a whole pot by herself.

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