4/10/18

Verve's April Release - FINAL DAY

Welcome back to Day 4 of Verve's April Release Spotlight Hops!  This month we're combining our release hop with our monthly Diva Inspirations Hop & Challenge. We're stamping with a yellow color scheme this month and would love to see what you create. Hop along to see our takes on the challenge, then get inky and show us your take!

And since this is our April release hop, there's new Verve in the store this morning with a fabulous prize along our hop! Three beautiful new sets and coordinating die sets just released and the entire April collection is up for grabs to one lucky commenter on our hop today!

Today's featured focus is designer's choice combined with our April inspiration, so you might just sneak a peek at a whole bunch of must-haves! Check out all the challenge details on the Verve blog today.


 


L@@K - shrinky dinks :D


And as always, we have...

Want to win some shiny new Verve? Today's prize is a BIG one. We'll be picking a random commenter on one of the hop spots below to win our ENTIRE new release! So be sure to leave a little comment on all the blogs below to increase your chances! Check out the Verve Blog today for the full hop list and all the prize info and deadlines!
Risen SaviorSentimental Wishes
Hope LiftsLifted Hope Die Set
Lacey Frames Die SetLacey Frames Die Set

Day 3 Hop List
1. Julee5. Laurie
2. Michele (Guest)6. Marisa
3. Betty7. Maureen
4. Charmaine8. Teresa

Thanks for joining us for all the sneak peeks, it has been such fun creating with Julee's creations!

HUGS!



CARD 1:
WHAT'S IT TAKE:
Stamps: Verve Hope Lifts and Sentimental Wishes
Inks: MFT Extreme Black, Distress Oxide: Spun Sugar and Worn Lipstick
Papers: Ranger water color, Illustrated Faith Acetate Sheets, PTI Harvest Gold
Accessories: Copics, white enamel accents, misc. stickers, Heidi Swapp arrow (colored with oxide inks), Lifted Hope Die, MFT Blueprints

CARD 2:
WHAT'S IT TAKE:
Stamps: Verve Hope Lifts
Inks: VersaFine, Distress Ink: Squeezed Lemonade
Papers Ranger water colorDP by Altenew
Accessories: white paint, Lifted Hope Dieshrink plastic, MFT Stitched Circle dies, fun foam, sequins, microbeads
Challenges:

37 comments:

  1. Michele - Fun Shaker and great layering card as well - looks like you had fun being a GD - hope your journey was so enjoyable for you - all of your creations were beautiful =- TFS

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  2. Great cards. Love all the different elements.

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  3. Very cute cards, love them both!

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  4. Both cards are lovely. I like how you made the shaker card with the hot air balloon images, so cute.

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  5. So cheerful and pretty! Love those hot air balloons!

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  6. Very cute shaker! Love the little balloons as part of the mix. And the first card is divine with all that gorgeous layering.

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  7. Awesome and a bit funky! Love that combination. Congrats on being a GD for Verve. <3

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  8. These are two awesome cards!
    I love all of the layering on the first
    card. The colorful circle against the
    yellow background is stunning on the
    second card.

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  9. Love your whimsical cards, so cheerful! Thanks for sharing.

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  10. The shaker card is so cool!

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  11. Beautiful work, Michele. I love all of the layers on the first card and the rainbow of cheery colors on the second. Sweet!

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  12. Michele, both of your cards are spectacular!! Love the yellow theme and all of your wonderful layers!! Hugs and thanks for inspiring all of us!

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  13. I love these cute little creations with a whimsical look. You combined patterned papers so well and I love the Shrinky Dink elements, wow!

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  14. Interactive cards are so much fun for the recipient! What a great way to lift someone's spirits and let them know they are on your mind! Beautiful cards~

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  15. Such pretty cards - love your color combos.

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  16. Oh, I love how used the balloon as a shrinky dink in your shaker card!

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  17. Very cute cards! I like the fun embellishments and sunny, happy colors.

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  18. Such fun cards!! I love them both!

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  19. I like your clever and colorful card designs.

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  20. What fun layers, and oh, my, shrinky dinks! They are such fun! It's been fabulous seeing your work during the release

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  21. Lovely yellow cards bringing a smile to my face. Was great having you as a guest this release :)

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  22. Such bright and cheery cards today!

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  23. Love the sunshine colors in both your projects. Thanks for the shares.

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  24. These are both so beautiful, Michele! Love those itsy bitsy balloons! Thanks for all your FABULOUS designs for this release!

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  25. Wow, what a generous giveaway!!

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  26. Love both designs, Michele! Great elements and detailing on both!

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  27. Awesome! Thank you for the inspiration!

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  28. So much beautiful layering and a lovely combo of colours on your cards.

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  29. Fabulous cards! Love your playful style.

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  30. really fabulous set of cards!!

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  31. Gorgeous colors and love all the layers on the first card. The Lacey dies are beautiful!!

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  32. Beautiful, bright and cheery cards.

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