Hello Crafty friends,
It is time to wrap up the March Release week at Newton’s Nook Designs, but before you get your shopping list ready, look at this cute set called Garden Mice! Don’t they just warm your heart?
All new products will be available as of tomorrow, 15/03!
My card today has an unusual format. I see more and more of these long cards on Instagram and thought of trying one too. I took an 8,5*8,25 piece of Bristol Smooth cardstock and folded in half so the ready card measures 8,5*8,125 inches. I used a thin painter’s tape to mask an even frame all around the sides. Then I applied Tumbled Glass an Twisted Citron Distress inks with a light hand, fading it out at the meeting point to avoid the colours mixing.
Then I used the Cloudy sky stencil to add some blue clouds with the same Tumbled Glass ink. I love the tone on tone look I get this way. I stamped the sentiment at this point in the top middle part of the card with black ink.
I chose 3 of the cute mice from the Garden Mice stamp set and stamped them on Copic friendly cardstock. I used Copic markers to add colour to them and cut them out with the coordinating dies. I mounted them on the scene with 3D foam squares.
After assembling the scene I added a bit of clear shimmer to the flowers and the butterfly, used a black glaze pen on the eyes and added glossy accents to the noses, the butterfly and the middle of the flowers.
I also used some flower sequins and pink jewels (Studio Katia) to make the scene complete.
Would you like to win the “Garden Mice” Stamp Set? This stamp set will be given away to ONE lucky winner! Here is how to win:
Comment on the NND blog and Design Team blogs (see list below)! The winner 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. You will not know which blog has been chosen so the more you comment on the better your chances are of winning! You have until Thursday March 14th at 9pm EST to comment — winners will be announced on the blog post on Friday, March 15th.
Check out all the awesome Design Team Blogs below to enter:
Zsofia Molnar –> you are here
I hope you enjoyed today’s inspiration and will hop along. I am so curious to know which set won your heart this month!
See you soon with more cute cards!
19 thoughts on “Newton’s Nook Designs March Release – Day 4”
Love the long card, and those sweet mice. Beautifully designed.
Your scene is so cute and love that it is not a traditional sized card.
This is so cute! 🙂
I love this set and all of the new ideas!
The soft clouds in the background look perfect. The mice are adorable.
What a GREAT scene! I love the stenciled clouds!
Cute and colorful scene. Love the cloud background.
Love the horizontal card. You get so much
more room to show off the stamps and
make a cute scene. Wonderful card.
thanks for sharing.
Fabulous card! Love the scene and your cloudy background!
super pretty card!
Love that you made the long rectangle card to create such a cute scene!
Beautiful coloring and and I love the different card size 😍
Adorable scene with these cute mice! Love your pretty coloring!
This card is so beautiful & Springlike! Love the unique panoramic size & the glossy accents!
Wow! Your card is so pretty. Love everything about it — how you created the background, the beautifully colored mice images and the added details with the glossy accents.
What an adorable card! Love the mice❤️
Thanks for sharing…
I love this!
Love your card and this stamp set!