Monday, November 20, 2017

Altenew Markers Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Hello and welcome to Altenew Markers Release Blog Hop! I'm so thrilled to be a part of this hop! Hope you're having fun and enjoying looking my projects :)! 

If you are arrived here from amazing Kelly Latevola's blog, you are right on track. If you want to start over from the beginning of the hop, please move to Altenew Card blog. Or click here to go over to Altenew Scrapbook Blog

Altenew released two new Artist Markers sets today. The Artist Markers set B has purple (Shades of Purple), yellow (Summer Afternoon) and warm gray lines and the Artist Markers Set C includes cool blue (Glacier Caves), red (Red Sunset) shades and Four Scoups. There is also 36 color set which includes all Altenew Artist Markers. 

   






For my first card I mainly used the Artist Markers Set B. The big floral image from Sketchy Floral stamp set was colored in purple and yellow. 


I started off by stamping a part of the Sketchy Floral image on a Canson watercolor paper panel in gray ink. I then colored the floral image. The purple petals were colored using all 4 colors of the purple shade from Artist Markers Set B. For the yellow petals I used C001, Y204, Y205 and Y612 from Set B except for Y204 which is from Set C. The leaves were colored in G702, G715 from Artist Markers Set A and warm gray colors in WG01 and WG03 also from Set B


After done with coloring I stamped the image again in an embossing ink with the help of MISTI and heat embossed it in gold. For the background I added some loose watercolor wash in aqua and green. 
The sentiment from the Sketchy Floral set was gold heat embossed on a light blue vellum banner. 
I glued the panel on my A2 card base and the vellum banner onto the card. To finish off I added a matte green enamel dot from New Day Card Kit on the banner and colored the floral centers in gold Pico Embellisher. 



For my second card I created a floral cluster using solo floral stamps from Blooming Bouquet set, which I colored using various Artist Markers. To show off the floral bouquet I created a background panel also using the Artist Markers (A, B and C). 


To create the background panel of the second card I scribbled R823, G554, G702, B002 and B016 on a Yupo panel and blended the colors using rubbing alcohol and a brush. After the panel was dry I added white splatters and set it aside. The flowers and leaves from Blooming Bouquet stamp set were stamped on some Neenah solar white cardstock and colored using Artist Markers. The big red flowers were colored in R301, R206, R217 from set C and R335 (SetA). On the small blue florals I used B002, R902 from Set C and R702 and R705 from set B. For the leaves I used the green colors from the Set A. I cut the images using coordinating dies


I cut the background panel I created using Notebook die in an angle and foam mounted it on the cardbase on which I adhered a purple panel. I arranged the flowers and leaves on that. For some dimension I added foam adhesives underneath some flowers and leaves. The sentiment in black is from Just Because stamp set. I fussy cut the sentiment and added it onto the card. To finish off I added some purple and iridescent sequins.


On my next card I used one of my favorite color combinations, coral and gray.


The coral flowers are colored in R301, R206 from Artist Markers set C and R304 from set A. The leaves are in warm gray from Set B. I colored the yellow berries in C001 and Y205 from Set B.


I started by die cutting Neenah solar white cardstock using coordinating dies of Golden Garden set. I then stamped the images of Golden Garden set in light color on the die cuts and colored them using Artist Markers. After done with coloring I gold heat embossed the images. The watercolor wash in payne's gray and gold on watercolor panel was the backdrop for my floral arrangement. The circled sentiment was gold heat embossed and cut. I added a gold vellum circle underneath the sentiment and added it onto the flower cluster.



My last card for today is a CAS card. I kept the image in blue and green and added some gold accent.


The beautiful floral cluster is from Just Because stamp set. I stamped it in light gray on a Neenah white panel and colored them using Artist Markers. The blue flowers were colored in B002 and B016 from Set C and the teal ones in B201, B204 and B313 form Set A. I used Copic colorless blender to add the brightest highlight on the petals. For greenery around the flowers I used the green shades from Set A, the blue shades from Set C and warm gray shades from Set B.


After done with coloring I cut the lower part of the outline of the floral cluster using a craft knife, foam mounted the cut panel on the cardbase on which I added a woodgrain patterned paper from New Day Card Kit. The die cut sentiment is from Blooming Bouquet set. I cut it from gold paper included in the New Day Card Kit, stacked it on two die cuts from white cardstock and added it onto the card.
To finish off I added two enamel dots of New Day Card Kit and dots on the stamen using gold Pico embellisher.



-----GIVEAWAY-----

To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $50 gift certificate to SIX lucky winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog and Altenew Scrapbook Blog by Monday, November 27th for a chance to win. Six winners will be announced on the Altenew Card Blog and Altenew Scrapbook Blog on Wednesday, November 29th.

I will also randomly choose a winner from comments left on this post by Monday, November 27th at 11:59pm EDT, who will win a $30 gift certificate to Altenew online store! The winner will be announced on this post on Tuesday, November 28th.

-----Winner (Edited to add)-----
via Random Number Generator

Thank you so much for your encouraging comments!!! I really enjoyed reading them all! 


The Winner of $30 gift certificate to Altenew online store is 
Congratulations, Rebecca! Please contact Altenew at winner@altenew.com by 12/15/2017 with the subject line "Altenew 11/20/2017 Release Blog Hop Winner from TaeEun's blog".



-----HOP ALONG-----

Next on the hop is Kymona Tracey's blog! Below is the complete blog hop list.


TaeEun Yoo <-- You are here.


-----PROMOTION-----


On Black Friday and over the Thanksgiving weekend there will be lots of great deals on Altenew Online Store!!! Hope you find some awesome deal for you :)! 

Thank you so much for visiting my blog today! 
Happy hopping!
Hugs,

TaeEun


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93 comments:

  1. All of these are out of this world but the first one is a jaw dropper. Extraordinary.

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  2. You do amazing work, Tae Eun!! LOVE today's post! So happy that you are in the hop!

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  3. Wonderful, love the new markers and the vivid colors. Thanks for sharing.

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  4. Gorgeous parade of colored blooms this morning Tae Eun! I must be studying each one more closely to learn how to use those markers!

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  5. You are a wonderful artist with any medium but the markers you used created such beautiful cards.

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  6. Oh my, your cards are absolutely gorgeous! Beautifully colored with these new markers, the colors are gorgeous, I can see how well they blend!

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  7. Beautiful, Beautiful cards! The first one with the gold is stunning and the coloring done perfectly.

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  8. I'm literally speechless. I can't find the proper words to describe how much I love your work. These cards are phenomenal!

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  9. Such beautiful cards. All so different! Thanks for sharing.

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  10. Oh my!! This is an amazing set of gorgeous creations!! Love your coloring! Thanks for sharing with us :)

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  11. Oh my gosh..these are pretty awesome creations. Love your colouring. Your first card is so stunning. Thank you for sharing with us.

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  12. wow wow wow these are just amazing!!!!

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  13. Gorgeous cards. Your coloring is stunning

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  14. striking cards - thanks for sharing:)

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  15. Your cards are all so beautiful that I can't even pick a favorite.
    I do love the purple & yellow colors together.

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  16. Absolutely stunning cards that really showcase these new markers! gorgeous!!!!

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  17. Beautiful! Thanks for the giveaway ;)

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  18. Wow! These are all absolutely beautiful. Your coloring is amazing. Thank you!

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  19. Too much to say. Dreamy backgrounds, gorgeous florals, and really interesting cut-away effect. Thank you.

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  20. Fabulous cards! Thank you for sharing with us :)

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  21. These cards are so pretty, these markers are going on my wish list.

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  22. Stunning, amazing,out of the box creating....beautiful.

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  23. Your cards are so beautiful and your coloring, just stunning! I especially love your CAS card in blue and green, gorgeous!

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  24. Wow your cards are such a delight to look at, stunning!!!

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  25. So so pretty! I love all of your cards.

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  26. Wow, four gorgeous cards TaeEun and all beautifully coloured using different mediums, and all excellently designed executed as usual. I think because it is so light and bright I love the CAS card with the large gold sentiment the best, and it all looks great against the woodgrain background. x

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  27. I'm in awe, as always... swoon... the first, and third are my total favorites - but I also adore every card in between! Pardon me while I just go take second and third looks, please... xoxo
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  28. Oh my goodness - you always share such stunning cards. I love seeing your color combinations and diverse backgrounds. I especially love your purple card - the asymmetrical background grabs my attention. They are all simply gorgeous! Thank you so much for sharing your talent.

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  29. Beautiful backgrounds and colors on these lovely floral cards.

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  30. All your cards are wonderful but my hands-down favorite is the first. It is so delicious - gorgeous colors!!

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  31. Your cards are so lovely! I'm especially enamored with the background on the Golden Garden card.

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  32. I am blown away by your stunning cards!

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  33. I am totally in awe of your talent in creating these beautiful cards!We can only hope to create something close! Wow!

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  34. Your coloring is so gorgeous! Your cards a beautiful pieces of art!

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  35. four gorgeous card, TaeEun - your talent is unending - my fave is the first one with the interesting color combo

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  36. Now I have to get Sketchy Floral; it's stunning the way you designed this card. All the cards show how using the new markers can bring new depth to the stamp sers.

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  37. These are just fabulous. Thanks so much for sharing your artwork.

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  38. Loved your 1st card absolutely beautiful!

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  39. So beautiful...all your projects! I love the watercolor background in blue & gold. And your coloring on all these flowers is just stunning!

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  40. Gorgeous cards that blue, green and gold one is stunning!

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  41. Beautiful colors and your ideas sure make me want to "invest" in those fabulous markers!

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  42. ʚ♡⃛ɞ(ू•ᴗ•ू❁)gorgeous!

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  43. Wow! The cards are super gorgeous!My favorites are the last two.

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  44. Your card designs and colouring are fabulous, thanks for sharing!

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  45. Wow! I love your soft edges. Thanks for sharing.

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  46. Gorgeous cards, amazing coloring and I love your coral and gray color combo too! Love your backgrounds for these beautiful florals, they really make them pop.

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  47. Wow! You have been busy! Your cards are all stunning but the final two are my favorites! TFS! 🤞✨🤞✨🤞

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  48. Stunning cards...great inspirations...can't pick my one...

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  49. amazing cards! love the hello there some of my fav colors great job!

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  50. All of your cards are beautiful. Thanks for sharing.

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  51. Wonderful, love the new markers the colors are just great. Thanks for sharing.

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  52. I envy the people who color so
    beautifully. Mine never seems
    to have the depth and shading
    that it should. Your cards
    are fabulous.
    thanks for sharing.

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  53. What an amazing assortment of cards!!! ❤️

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  54. Gorgeous cards! The markers are showcased by your talented coloring!

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  55. Stunning cards - love your coloring.

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  56. WOW.. you really rocked these cards and showing off these new markers! Those colors are fabulous!

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  57. All four cards are outstanding! I do have a favorite-- the hello card. You sure were able to highlight the new marker colors!

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  58. Gorgeous cards with beautiful coloring! Excited about the new marker sets!

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  59. Wow!! Your cards are amazing! I love each and every one, and you truly have mad coloring skills.

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  60. Beautiful colouring! What a great way to showcase these markers. I particularly love the softness of the first card.

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  61. Every single one of your cards is a work of art. They are so gorgeous. Your colouring is amazing and your compositions are fabulous.

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  62. Four beautiful, stunning, delicate, feel like you can touch the petal cards, thank you so much for masses of inspiration, I must get some of this Yupo paper, you all make it look fun & so stunning x

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  63. So stunning and beautiful! Thank you for the inspiration.

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  64. All gorgeous, but the second and fourth are my favs and the second....well, it's a total stunner! TFS!

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  65. These are absolutely wonderful! That first card WOW, the coloring is so gorgeous and soft and I am in love with the third one. What a wonderful color combo and the background is perfect!

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  66. Gorgeous cards. Fantasting coloring the flowers and background.

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  67. Wow, what a great bunch of cards you made. I love the way you show us how you can use the Markers, from the beautiful flowers to the great backgrounds. Thank you so much.

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  68. As your usual, your cards made me in the state of big wow, these are not a cards these are an precious art pieces.. love them all but the second is beyond any description.l

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  69. Your cards are just stunning...love the different designs and amazing colouring.

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  70. I am loving ALL of your cards. Even the muted card was vibrant. I am in AWE of your incredible talent. WOW!!!

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  71. You are so very talented. Your cards are full of life and amazing colour. so happy I stopped by. thank you.

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  72. These. Are. GORGEOUS!! Your coloring skill is amazing!

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  73. Wow !! This is an amazing set of cards !
    margessw@icloud.com

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  74. These are beautiful and each different from the other. The colors are definitely a showstopper.

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  75. Your work is amazing! Lovely cards!

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  76. Wow, you are so incredibly talented. I love all of the cards you created. I think the coral and gray is my favorite because I do not see colors blended like this elsewhere and it is beautiful.

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  77. These cards are beyond gorgeous. I especially love the purple one.

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  78. Wonderful coloring, I'd love to try these new markers! I especially love the Sketchy Floral purple flowers!

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  79. Love your cards but the second one is my favourite. The background panel is lovely and the colouring is too notch to. Thankyou for being in the Altenew blog hop and sharing your talent xx

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  80. Wow TaeEun,these are real stunner, esp. the first one! WOW!

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  81. Gorgeous cards! Love this!!!💞
    Thanks for sharing ☺️
    God bless!

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  82. Stunning cards! Love your color combinations, and blending on the Yupo paper with alcohol. Must give this a try! Thanks for sharing.

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  83. All your colouring is beautiful, but I'm especially fond of cards 1 and 3. So lovely and realistic.

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  84. Fantastic cards! The hello card is so stunning! Love the fence scene.

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  85. If anything would make me want to buy these markers it would be how beautifully you color using them. TaeEun. Each and every one of your cards is a work of art.

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  86. Very inspiring projects. I am wowed by the colors you paired together in your designs. TFS

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