5 October 2019

Amazing Paper Grace October Die of the Month Blog Hop



Have you ever needed to make a card and hunted through your stash and found that you could not find a sentiment with the right word?  Well, look no more!  It was out of that frustration that Becca created a sweet set that will accommodate that exact word you are looking for with One Kind Word Alphabet Collage.

Now you can headline with Sorry, Amazing, Silly, Fierce, Happy, Heaven, Gather, Home, Grow, Friend, Bestie and the list goes on and on.  No need to stick with one word, you can have two - U Rock, Adore U, My Love.


One of the things we share when we share a handmade card, is kindness.  What better way to share that kindness than to put the exact word you mean on the front of the card.  Nothing like getting right to the point! The Alphabet collage is a card in and of itself but the words you can make with the letters that fall out, are priceless.  You can use the 5 x 7 Sentiment Frame or go naked and simply make up your own sentiment.

This die is so universal.  With a whole alphabet, you can create any card.  The letters are so delicate and beautiful. In addition, we have little flowers to decorate our project.

It's World Card Making Day and the Amazing Paper Grace Creative Team is celebrating with a Giveaway and inspiration for the new October Die of the Month - details at the bottom of my post.



My project today:




I couldn't decide what card to prepare for this blog. Firstly, I wanted to make a Christmas card, then a card with my wee granddaughter's photo. Finally, because it's getting colder and colder, I decided to give you a little sun :)
I found beautiful sunflower's pictures on the Internet. I recomposed them a little and mixed them together. I printed them on a cream paper. I decorated my card with flowers from Die of the Month. They are so sweet.
At the top, I added the name of my friend to make the card more personalised.


Supply List:

Stamps: none
Paper: coloured paper, M&C Boutique.
Ink: none
Accessories: October Die of the Month, S4-1015 Candlewick Rosebund, 3D tape, Pearls, Platinum Diecutting Machine.

If you want to find out more about the Club - prices, how you sign up and what's included,
please look --------> HERE.

If you missed the introduction and want to know more about what inspired the Die of the Month Club,
look ------->HERE.

More inspiration is just a click away.  Stop by with each Creative Team Member to see how they manipulated this die to come up with a unique project for you to try!

Visit Kate        - craft2owls.blogspot.com
Visit Joanna   – joannakrog.blogspot.com
Visit Teresa   –  victorianpaperqueen.blogspot.com
Visit Ewelina -  elinaart.blogspot.co.uk
Visit Melissa  – keepsakesbymelissa.blogspot.com
Visit Becca     – amazingpapergrace.com/blog

We are giving away 4 Dies of the Month that include any month up to and including the September Die of the Month.  All you have to do is leave a comment on each Creative Team Members Blog for more chances to win.  In your comment tell us what word are you itching to put on your card?

We’ll pool all the comments from all the blogs together and randomly pick four.  The giveaway is open to anyone in the world and the winners will be picked on the Amazing Paper Grace Blog on October 9th.
See the Amazing Paper Grace Blog for Giveaway Rules.

We can’t wait to see what you make with these exclusive dies – be sure to post your creation on the Amazing Paper Grace Die of the Month page -------> HERE or on Instagram using the hashtag #AmazingPaperGraceClubKit


Thank you
Kate

22 comments:

  1. The layering of the banner pieces are so perfect on this beautiful card!!!

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  2. This is LOVELY, KATE! The warm colors are so perfect with it getting cold. It's SO FALL! You did a WONDERFUL JOB with this! I'm SURE your friend is going to LOVE IT too! Not only can you use the alphabet for a sentiment, but to personalize too! A SUPER JOB!!!!!! ;)<3

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  3. Beautiful job Kate, I just love yellow!!!

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  4. I love the yellow. Beautiful card. This die is so versatile.

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  5. Can you look at sunflowers and not feel happy? I think not! Your use of the letter dies for the background and stamped sentiment is inspirational! Thanks!

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  6. Love your sunny colored card. My word creation would be kisses!!

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  7. Love the fall colors. Great idea to use the letters outside of the banner.

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  8. What a great idea to spell out a friend's name! This is everything I like in a card---simple design, pretty colors, and well,. not overly done embellishment!

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  9. Wow! This card is sooooo beautiful!

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  10. Also such a gorgeous card here too, and the colors are soo beautiful and warm and almost remind me of sunshine, something we could use more of right now. Amazing job on this card and fab use of the words, personalizing it with their names. C lever idea, and sooo well done.

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  11. That's a happy card indeed��. Lovely!!

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  12. beautiful card so bright and cheerful goes perfect with the alphabet die.

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  13. This is such a cheerful card with all the happy yellow colors and flowers! Love how you personalized your card

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  14. I really liked the brightness of the flowers on the card. Also, great composition and placement of the sentiments. The new die makes it easy to craft all those sentiments that are difficult to find in store bought cards. I would use "Hope."

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  15. Love the sunflowers and that you were able to personalize this with your friend's name.

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  16. This card is beautiful! Always amazed at what Becca comes up with - especially the versatility of her dies. A word to spell? HOPE!

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  17. This was my first ever card in yellow colours :)
    Thank you everyone for nice comments and I wish you luck to win giveaway prize!
    The giveaway is open to anyone worldwide and the winners will be picked on October 9th and published on the Amazing Paper Grace blog on October 10th.

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  18. Very beautiful card! Love your color choices. And speaking of "love," I giess that's the work I'd make with these wonderful letters. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  19. Love how colourful, beautiful and cheerful your card is. I would use the word "Hello" which is so versatile.

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  20. Such a pretty card Kate! Love the wonderful design and all of the yellows and oranges.

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  21. Love the color combo you chose for your beautiful card!

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