Dimensional Sentiments + BIG Giveaways + Sale

Hi! I am (finally) back with another video for you! Today I am sharing a dimensional sentiment technique. You can use this with almost any stamps and dies and it gives a unique look.

[All supplies are linked to multiple sources in the thumbnails at the end of this post. Multiple stores are also linked in the parentheses following the product name. Compensated affiliate links may be used at no cost to you.]

There are many ways to do this fun sentiment technique and in the video I show a few. It is difficult to explain here, so be sure to watch the video! And it is very helpful to have a stamping tool such as the MISTI.

My first card features the gorgeous and much-more-simple-to-stamp-than-it-looks Altenew Sweet Rose Bouquet Stamp Set (ALT | SSS). I first stamped the flowers using light Altenew Inks (ALT | SSS)… using first and second generation stamping to get lighter results. Next, I stamped the sentiment using messages from the Altenew Dearest Friend (ALT | SSS) and Wings of Hope Stamp Sets (ALT | SSS). Before stamping the leaves, I die cut the flowers with the coordinating dies.

I added all the pieces to a notecard that I inked with a matching ink… using foam adhesive to adhere the roses. This adds fun dimension and the sentiment is stretched across. You can even peek behind the roses and sees the pink notecard showing through.

My next example shows using this dimensional stamping technique with more layers popped up – including the flowers and leaves. I first stamped the “hello”  from the Altenew Blooming Bouquet (ALT | SSS) with black ink. I then stamped the stunning flower from the Altenew Anemone Build a Flower Set (ALT | SSS) and die cut it out. After removing the flower, I stamped the leaves… and then cut them out.

I reassembled the pieces together on a pink notecard. I use foam adhesive behind the leaves… and doubled-up foam adhesive behind the flower. That large “hello” works great for this technique.

You can also do this technique by first stamping and die cutting all the pieces. For this card I stamped and die cut lots of flowers and leaves from the new Altenew Build a Flower Hibiscus Set (ALT | SSS). I stamped a sentiment from the Altenew Farmers Market Stamp Set (ALT | SSS) on white cardstock and then added the bottom layer of leaves. I again stamped the sentiment in the same spot so it would be on the leaves, too. I added the next layer and stamped again. Once all the layers were stamped, I rearranged them with foam adhesive under some. Lots of stamping and lots of dimension!

You can also do this technique with layered die cuts. Here I used the Altenew Layered Rose Dies (ALT | SSS), along with the “hello” from the Altenew Blooming Bouquet (ALT | SSS) and a background created with the Altenew Dotted Scales Debossing Die (ALT | SSS).

You can also use background dies, such as the Altenew Spring Shower Cover Die (ALT | SSS). It is best to watch the video to see how this one is done. The sentiment is from the Altenew Everything About You Stamp Set (ALT | SSS).

As you can see, you can use just about any dies and stamps for this dimensional sentiment technique!

You can also use any leftover stamped or die cut pieces for quick cards. I had these pieces leftover from other cards so I just added sentiments! The leaf is from the hibiscus card above, and the flower is left over from THIS set of cards.

BLOG HOP

I am feeling all sentimental about today’s blog hop! This hop is celebrating Altenew’s 4th anniversary. I remember when Jen and Tasnim (two talented friends that I admire so very much) first contacted me about their new company and I was thrilled. Since then, I have used their products quite a bit since I adore the designs. (No – I do not work for them nor am I on their design team – I just enjoy the product!) I am proud of their well-deserved success.

This is a 4 day hop and today is the last day. What a fun hop it has been!

The next stop on the hop is the blog of the wonderful Ellen Hutson. (You can start at the beginning of the hop at Altenew.)

SALE

Altenew is celebrating with a sale! Get FREE U.S. shipping with the code “HAPPY4TH” or $5 OFF international shipping with the code “ANNIV” at checkout. Offer valid from through 4/8/18April 8th. Head HERE for details and to shop.

GIVEAWAYS

Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to 5 lucky winners and one Altenew Academy class to 5 lucky winners. There are also 13 awesome companies/crafty friends who are celebrating with us, and they are offering the following prizes:

30 WINNERS will be chosen at random from the comments left on any of the blogs listed below and will be announced on the Altenew blog on April 17th, 2018. For your chance, leave a comment below and on all the hop stops by 11:59pmEST on 4/15/18. (To leave a comment, head to blog, scroll down to the bottom of this post and click the green “leave a comment” button. The winners will be announced on the Altenew Blog.)

SUPPLIES

Want to find the products I used? I have listed them below. (Compensated affiliate links used at no cost to you. Thank you! Affiliate and product disclosure can be found here. All products were personally purchased except those with an asterisk or from Altenew. As always, this post was NOT paid for or sponsored.) Click on the icons below each product picture to go to a favorite store.

Altenew Sweet Rose Bouquet Stamp Set
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Sweet Rose Bouquet Dies
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Wings of Hope Stamp Set
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Dearest Friend Stamp Set
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Everything About You Stamp Set
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Farmers Market Stamp Set
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Build a Flower Hibiscus Set
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Anemone Build a Flower Set
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Blooming Bouquet Stamp Set
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Spring Shower Cover Die
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Layered Rose Dies
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Altenew Dotted Scales Debossing Cover…
[ ALTN | SSS ]
* Tim Holtz Tonic Glass Media Mat
[ SSS ]
MISTI Stamping Tool
[ SSS ]
MISTI Creative Corners
[ SSS ]
MISTI Bar Magnet
[ SSS ]
MISTI Mouse Pad Insert
[ SSS ]
Altenew Ink
[ ALTN | SSS ]
VersaFine Onyx Black Ink
[ SSS ]
Hero Arts Heat Gun
[ SSS ]
Anti Static Powder Bag
[ SSS ]
Hero Arts Ultrafine Clear Embossing…
[ HA ]
Therm O Web Purple Tape
[ SSS ]
Mini Ink Blending Tool
[ SSS ]
Neenah Classic Crest 110lb Cardstock
[ SSS | AMZUS ]
Darice Foam Adhesive Strips
[ SSS ]
Couture Creations Double Sided Adhesive
[ SSS ]
Lucy’s Cards Soft Snowball Pearls
[ SSS ]
Gina K Connect Glue
[ SSS ]
Altenew Adhesive
[ ALTN | SSS ]
Black Twin Marker
[ SSS ]
3M Foam Tape
[ SSS | AMZUS ]
Scrapbook Adhesives Thin Foam Squares
[ SSS ]
Lucy’s Cards Iridiescent Jewels
[ SSS ]


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627 thoughts on “Dimensional Sentiments + BIG Giveaways + Sale”

  1. Hope you had a wonderful vacation with your family and I am glad you are back again. Goodness, where do you get all the great idea’s from? Everytime I think you can’t come with something new, you blow me away by showing us another great idea. This is so stunning, I love this and yes I have sometimes that my sentiment is to big for an empty space on the card, now I know what to do! Thanks that you used the gorgeous stampsets from Altenew, I think they are all so adorable, specially the Layered Flowers ones. I have 1 and there are a whole bunch of them on my wish list! Have a nice weekend.

  2. Such beautiful cards and what a great technique! I’m definitely going to have to give this one a try.

  3. Beautiful cards. I love the look of the Altenew layering stamps. They look so real. This is a great idea for adding sentiments. Love love love!! And glad your back. Always enjoy your videos!

  4. I just love all of your cards and videos. You are such an inspiration. You are the reason I started buying Altenew stamps, and I’m glad I did. Beautiful cards as usual.

  5. Great cards! I haven’t tried this technique before, but you make it look pretty simple. 🙂 I also haven’t used a lot of the layered stamping flower stamps, and am excited to give those a try too!

  6. Thank you Jennifer for presenting yet another technique for beautiful cards!
    your time, effort & kindness is greatly appreciated.

  7. Jennifer I enjoy watching your videos and always Learn so much from you- thank you once again for teaching me a new technique!

  8. These cards are amazing. Your creative talent really shines in this video with different ways to create such interest in your cards. I can’t wait to try it – always extra fun when I already have most of the stamp and die sets you used. As always thank you for. your inspiration!

  9. Stunning as always! Your creations are always so inspirational! I need to get to my craftroom now. Thank you for always inspiring ♥

  10. What a fantastic technique! I love your videos and have learned so much from you. You inspire me with every video! Thanks for sharing your gifts with the world! <3

  11. Loved your tutorial on how to do the dimensional sentiments. It is so classy and looks complicated but you made it look so easy. I am definitely going to try that. People will think I’m even more amazing. Thanks for all you do!

  12. What a cool technique. It went into my Favorites file. Hope the vacation was lots of fun for the whole family.

  13. I love your cards. I appreciate all your videos and the fact that you send our info about all the various products and giveaways out there. I am so glad I found your videos and signed up for your emails. 😀

  14. What a beautiful selection of cards, and such a great technique. Those roses are gorgeous and being able to stamp a bunch all together is genius. Also that hibiscus stamp is gorgeous. Thank you so much for taking the time to put such a comprehensive video together and making the process so easy to follow.

  15. Beautiful card with gorgeous products. It never ceases to amaze me what you come up with! Congratulations to my favourite stamp company! I’m so glad I discovered Altenew early on with one of my all-time favourite stamp sets – Vintage Roses. Since then I have been stunned again and again by their beautiful products – especially their layering flowers. Here’s to many more happy years!

  16. Fantastic ideas.
    Love the background made from the many
    different flowers. The “painted”
    flowers on the other cards are wonderful.
    Your shading is amazing.
    thanks for sharing
    txmlhl(at)yaoo(dot)com

  17. So beautiful and so much inspiration! Can’t wait to get myself some flower building stamps now 🙂 love your videos!

  18. Wow! Such a unique technique and one I’ll have to try! I especially like the ones made with the leftover pieces. And I love how you showed you hand cutting the pieces. I don’t have a lot of Stamp and matching dies and was wondering if hand cutting would work and then you showed how! So thank you! And thanks for the opportunity to win a prize!

  19. Beautiful cards! I love your use of dimension and color…and Altenew’s products are so lovely too!

  20. So many fun examples. I especially appreciate the idea of second generation stamping for layers to stretch the color families! And thanks for sponsoring the hop! Very generous of you!

  21. Beautiful cards!
    Love how you always come up with different techniques to make your cards look unique..thanks for the inspiration!

  22. Another wonderful technique to try! Your cards are so beautiful. They make me want to head right back to my craft room & play. ( But someone has to cook dinner first!)Thanks for sharing these awesome ideas!

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