Altenew Craft Your Life Project Kit: Lush Garden Release Blog Hop + Giveaway


Hi Altenew Friends & Fans! 

Welcome to the Happy Arty Days blog! 
I am so super excited to be participating in today's wonderful
Altenew Craft Your Life Project Kit: Lush Garden Release Blog Hop + Giveaway!

Huge thanks to the super talented and oh so lovely Erum Tasneem for relaying you here!
Her projects always leave me lost for words! 
If you haven't arrived here as part of the hop, or you're feeling a little lost please visit the 
Altenew Card Blog HERE to get started! 

Like always, Altenew are celebrating in style....

With an amazing $300USD in total prizes!

Yes, you read correctly! $300USD in total prizes!

Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to 2 lucky winners and a $ 25 gift certificate to 8 winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog and/or each designer’s blog post on the blog hop list below by 08/18/2021 for a chance to win. Altenew will draw 10 random winners from the comments left on each stop of this blog hop and announce the winners on the Altenew Winners Page on 08/20/2021. Good Luck!


Blog Hop Order


Start here --->   Altenew Card Blog

Jennifer McGuire

Norine Borys

Vicky Papaioannou

Therese Calvird

Sandhya Iyer

Virginia Lu

Daniel Diaz

Tenia Nelson

Michelle Short

Nathalie DeSousa

Verity Biddlecombe

Erum Tasneem

You are here --->   Amanda Baldwin

Jenny Colacicco

Emily Midgett


Laurie Willison

Terri Koszler

Reiko Tsuchida


Dana Joy

Erin Thompson

Nenette S. Madero

Tina Smith

Anna Mahtani

Linda Westfall

Natasha Davies

Joy Baldwin

Joylita Dsouza

What a tremendous line up!

I am so thrilled to be part of the Craft Your Life Project Kit: Lush Garden Release!

This fabulous project kit has almost everything you need to start crafting!

Simply add ink and cardstock, and you'll be good to go!


This project kit contains the following exclusive products:

- one 6" x 8" clear stamp set containing 24 stamps made in the USA from high-quality photopolymer

- four coordinating dies

- one simple coloring and layering stencil which coordinates with the stamp set 

- one 6x6 3D embossing folder

- one simple coloring stencil set (3 stencils) which coordinates with the embossing folder


Note: These products are NOT sold separately.

Here's a look at this month's Craft Your Life Project Kit: Lush Garden...

Ga ga gor-jus!!!

Please note: These products are NOT sold separately - they are exclusive to the Altenew Craft Your Life Project Kit!

 Worried that the Altenew Craft Your Life Project Kit will sell out before you get it into your cart?

Never fear!

You can secure early access to the Altenew Craft Your Life Project Kit before it is released in-store by subscribing to the Craft Your Life Project Kit Monthly Subscription Plan!

When you are subscribed to the monthly subscription, you are guaranteed a spot in the New Craft Your Life Project Kit each month.

You will also have the added benefit of a discounted price - only $49.99/ month! (plus shipping and tax)

What are you waiting for?

Sign up to the Craft Your Life Project Kit Monthly Subscription Plan HERE

With the formalities taken care of, it's time for some inspiration!

Here's what I've created with the beautiful Craft Your Life Project Kit: Lush Garden...

Sigh! Such a lovely card duo! 

Let's take a better look at these pretties...

The Lush Garden blooms are really somethin'! 
I've inked mine with the beautiful new From Summer to Winter Pigment Ink colors which you can find in the Altenew store HERE

That Lush Garden Embossing Folder background really makes this card set extra special! 

So beautiful! 

 But what to do with my left over, card scraps? 
Well, I couldn't resist creating a scrapbook page with mine...

"Memory Lane" - 12x12inch scrapbook page! The Lush Garden Project Kit just keeps on giving! 

If you want to see how I used my card scraps to create this scrapbook page, please check out my process video below:

Alternatively, you can watch it in Full HD over on my YT channel HERE. 
Thanks so much for watching, & subscribing! 

Here's a few more close ups of my scrapbook page...

 The Lush Garden blooms peeking out from under my photo and paper strips are just divine!
The little things, indeed!

Such a special memory so beautifully preserved thanks to the 

I really hope my projects have inspired you! 
***Please remember to leave a comment on this post to be entered into the giveaway***
& Good Luck! 

Time to send you hopping over to the fabulous  Jenny Colacicco's blog! 
She's got some amazing cards ready to share with you! Enjoy!

Thanks so much for stopping by today, 
til next time,

Leave a Comment

  1. I love the way you used the stamps, so pretty!

  2. Love your card & scrapbook page.

  3. Love this kit!Beautiful inspiration as always Amanda!Thanks for sharing!

  4. So very pretty!! I love the blue and brown together!

  5. Beautiful! I am a huge fan of the Media Inks as well. Can't wait to get my hands on these new colors!!!! Love your card and your layout using your extras. So creative!

  6. beautiful, beautiful, beautiful.

  7. Love your color combos and the way you pop up the flowers on a patterned background on the card and scrapbook page. Awesome job!
    Thanks for sharing.

  8. Those tiny sentiments tucked into the open space of the embossed image made me smile.

  9. Great use of this set and I love the colors!

  10. I love the layout and blues and browns!

  11. Love the embossed background and colorful flowers. Thanks for the inspiration and how to use your scraps!

  12. Interesting color combinations-everyone on the team has such different ideas using the same kit. I appreciate all of the inspiration.

  13. Lovely projects. Thanks for sharing

  14. Marisela Delgado said: So pretty!

  15. Love this knew kit! Beautiful flowers and cute idea of rusty color leaves on card and scrapbook layout. Thanks for sharing.

  16. Beautiful cards and page layout! Love the soft colors. :)

  17. Great way to use it on a layout! What a wonderful kit.

  18. Beautiful cards and layour page. The colors are perfect for Autumn.

  19. I love the unexpected color of the leaves!!

  20. Beautiful cards and scrapbook page, wonderful use of scraps. Thanks for sharing how you used this kit.

  21. Beautiful card and beautiful layout! I especially like the shades you used in your yellow flower. I may need to add those inks to my collection :)

  22. Lovely cards & pages! Gorgeous colors.

  23. Wonderful projects. I love that beautiful card and your sweet page.

  24. Very pretty projects. Love the scrapbook page

  25. Love how you used the scraps on your layout! The stitching looks so pretty!

  26. Beautiful colors and textures! Lovely projects!

  27. Your cards and layout have definitely inspired me!!! thank you!

  28. Pretty projects. Thanks for sharing

  29. stunning cards.....loved the size of the card.

  30. Great shares from the kit. I like the color combinations and the idea for the page layout.