Friday, 31 July 2015

TAWS August Release Blog Hop!

Hi everyone and welome to The Alley Way Stamps August 2015 release BLOG HOP!

The TAWS DT have been sharing some fantastic creations made with the fabulous August release stamps over the last 3 days, and today we are celebrating their release with a GRAND BLOG HOP!

The full release will be available to buy from The Alley Way Stamps later tonight!

My family are huge Marvel fans, so I couldn't pass up the opportunity to make a Captain America inspired card using the new Happy Hero and Penguins on Parade stamp set.  The sky was created using 4 different distress inks, and the "A" on his helmet is from the previously released Express Yourself stamp set:

TAWS Penguins on Parade
TAWS Happy Hero
TAWS Express Yourself

Copic markers: B18 B05 B02 B00; R29 R27 R24 R22 R20 R11 R000;
C7 C5 C3 C1 C0; E13 E11 E00 E000
Memento Ink: Tuxedo Black, Love Letter
Versamark Ink
WOW! Embossing Powder
MFT Stamps: Cityscape die
Bazzill cardstock: Coconute Swirl, Blackberry Swirl
Tim Holtz Distress Inks: Faded Jeans, Salty Ocean, 

Spiced Marmalade, Mustard Seed

This fabulous 3x4" mini stamp set, Unique Peek, is FREE when you spend $40.00 or more (before shipping) at The Alley Way Stamps store during the month of August 2015.

PRIZE ALERT ... Would you like to win all 3 of the 4x6" new stamp sets? Hop on over to The Alley Way Stamps blog to get all the details and enter the Rafflecopter draw.  Be quick, as the contest is running for TODAY ONLY!!!!

So now it's time for you to continue the hop by hopping to Tanja's blog, but here is the full hop list, just in case!

Thanks for stopping by today and happy hopping!

Catch you later!


  1. Oh my god, what a great background! Very impressive!
    Creative regards from stempelfrida

  2. Oh this is so perfect for my guys who are Marvel fans as well, Love it.

  3. Wow this is an amazing card! Love it!

  4. Your cityscape is gorgeous. I love that the lower portion of the card is white it makes the colors pop. This is a beautiful and fun card.

  5. Ooohhh... love your gorgeous skyline!!

  6. You did a wonderful job on the background. Great card.
    Love that it's not on the whole card.
    thanks for sharing.

  7. Duh, da, duh, da! Such a beautiful backdrop!

  8. WOW - I am so impressed - wonderful details and awesome background on this card!! Super cool!!

  9. Love your sunset! Fabulous card!

  10. That background is stunning. I absolutely love that image!

  11. WOW, that sky bg looks fantastic, Semsee!!! I can never get my sponging to look so stunning!!!!! Love the bottom part of the card in white to have the top really pop!!!! Your sentiment looks great!!!! This is really stunning!!!! Love it!!!!
    Have a wonderful weekend!!!

  12. Fab card! That sunset background is stunning :-)

  13. Probably too early for the August post but I'll leave a comment anyway.
    I wish I had some little ones in the family. I'd enjoy using this set for cards for them.
    thanks for sharing.

  14. Love your creation on the card TFS your creative idea

  15. Your card is really cute
    and love that townscape
    Carla from Utah

  16. Super cool and fun!! Awesome background!
    Have a blessed day,
    Crafting With Creative M

  17. Cool card, your colouring is absolutely fabulous!

  18. Oh yes, great, very great - the penguin and the background.

  19. Looking for September's post! Love your colors on this August Hop post though!

  20. This card for the August hop is great. Are you still on the TAWS design team? We came looking for the November hop!

  21. Super cute card, love the background.

  22. So cute. Love the background too.

  23. Heee what a fab fun superhero card! LOVE your colouring!


Thank you so very much for taking the time to pop by and for leaving me a comment! I hope you have a wonderful day! Hugs, Sem x