New Stamp: Layered Palm Tree + Giveaway

GIVEAWAY CLOSED – PLEASE SCROLL DOWN TO SEE IF YOU’RE THE WINNER

I’m popping in again to announce a brand new stamp set – our new layered Palm Tree set!

This stamp and coordinating die is available for purchase now in our shop!

I know we just had a huge Summer 2017 Release but I couldn’t resist adding just one more stamp set before the summer season gets into full swing. Our new layered Palm Tree set coordinates well with our Wave and Darling Flamingos sets.

Coordinating dies are also available!

***Orders containing our new Palm Tree set will begin to ship on Tuesday, June 27***

I could not wait to release this set so we don’t have any finished projects created with our new stamp. However, here is some digital inspiration using our new Palm Tree set.  We’ll have some amazing projects for you this week though so make sure you check back on our blog to see what our team creates with our new set.

GIVEAWAY – CLOSED

We’re giving away one set to a lucky commenter. Just leave a comment here and let us know what what fun plans you have for the summer!

The winner of our Palm Tree giveaway is SUSAN GOSMAN (Stamping of course! Also greatly looking forward to a family reunion that has been two yeats in the making.). Please email us at THETONSTAMPS@GMAIL.COM to redeem your prize!

Thanks for stopping by!

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Summer 2017 Release Blog Hop

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Hello everyone and welcome back for our Summer 2017 Release Blog Hop! I hope you enjoyed seeing all the new products and inspiration this week by the team.  This week we debuted 24 new stamps (including 3 exclusive incentive stamps), 19 dies, 1 Couture Mix and 6 Backdrop Boards.  Everything is available in our shop now except our incentive products which will be available in July (and our Poppy and Sunflower Border dies which will be available around 6/15).

For our Summer 2017 Release, we have four new gifts with purchase (GWPs) that you can obtain in your order. This promotion does not apply to prior purchases. The threshold amount is calculated before taxes and shipping. This promotion will continue until June 22 at 11:59pm EST or until supplies last. Limit one incentive package per order. No coupon code needed. All incentive products will automatically be added to qualified orders.

  • Spend $75 or more: Receive a free pack of our new Summer Soiree Couture Mix
  • Spend $100 or more: Receive a 2×3 Floral Mini Banner Stamp (and Summer Soiree Mix)
  • Spend $150 or more: Receive a 2×3 Anemone Cluster Mini Stamp (and Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix).
  • Spend $200 or more: Receive a 3×4 Watercolor Bouquet Set (and an Anemone Cluster Mini stamp, Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix).

For our mega hop today, here is the list of super talented participants:

  1. The Ton <—– You are here!
  2. Laura Sterckx
  3. Tae Eun Yoo
  4. Laurel Beard
  5. Mayline Jung
  6. Svitlana Shayevich
  7. Emily Midgett
  8. Dana Gong
  9. Vera Yates
  10. Svetlana Pavlova
  11. Eunji Jung
  12. Amy Tsuruta
  13. Laura Jane Head
  14. Justine Hovey
  15. Sveta Fotinia
  16. Janette Kausen
  17. Marika Rahtu
  18. Jenny Lee Yamasaki
  19. Amy Kolling
  20. Lisa Harrolle
  21. Lydia Fiedler
  22. Brenda Noelke
  23. Olga Matyushevskaya
  24. Chris Dayton
  25. Anna Kutsenko
  26. Kay Miller

Let’s get started with my projects for today!

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Photo taken against our Bokeh White Backdrop Board

For my first project, I heat embossed our Anemone Bouquet, Marvelous Perfumes and Haute Stacks with our Rose Gold embossing powder. Then I proceeded to watercolor! For my bouquet, I watercolored the image with Color Burst Powders (Peony, Sap Green and Lemon Yellow). I used Cerulean Blue Color Bursts for the vase/bottle and Turquoise and Sap Green for the books.

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After I finished watercoloring, I heat embossed the banner and sentiment in the same rose gold powder.  Then I added Prussian Blue watercolor shading to my banner. Once everything was colored, I die cut everything with their coordinating dies.

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Next I clear heat embossed our Anemone Garden background stamp onto navy cardstock. For a bit more interest, I added stitching to the edges with our Double Stitched Rectangles (large) die set. Lastly, I popped everything up onto my navy embossed panel and added our Clear Dew Drops around my bouquet in 7mm and 5mm sizes.

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Photo taken against our Gray Stone Backdrop Board

For my next card, I created a sunset mountain scene with florals in the foreground.  I started off by stamping our new layered Mountains set with our Crystal Pewter Collection Inks. Then I fussy cut the mountain – at the time of the video, I had to fussy cut because I did not have the dies yet but they are available now!

Next I heat embossed two Summer Blooms in our Rose Gold embossing powder and watercolored them with Color Bursts (Peony, Gamboge/Marigold and Sap Green/Prussian Blue).  Next I die cut the florals using the coordinating die.

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Then I watercolored my sunset on separate watercolor paper.  I used Gamboge, Cerulean Blue and Prussian Blue Color Bursts. I had to make sure I didn’t blend the Gamboge and Cerulean Blue too much because I did not want a green sky.

After my sky was completely dried, I ended up trimming the top of my sky panel because there was not enough of the golden portion of the sunset peeking through the mountains. After I trimmed the sky, I added blended some True Navy Dye Ink to the top edge of the sky panel for more depth.  This gave me a nice gradation from gold to deep blue.

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Then I assembled my card by adhering the sky panel onto a heavyweight cardbase. I used our strong Double Sided Adhesive since my sky panel warped after I applied my heat gun to it to speed up the drying process. Next I popped up the mountain with a single layer of foam tape. I then popped the peonies up with a double layer of foam tape. Then I trimmed all the excess floral bits from the edges of my card. I finalized my card by adding Glass Slippers sequins for shine.

GIVEAWAYS

Three $25 gift certificates to our shop will be given away to random commenters from the hop participant blogs. To qualify, you must leave a comment here. The comment period will close on Monday, June 12th at 11:59pm. Winners will be announced thereafter on our blog. **Gift certificates can only be applied to The Ton stamps, dies and gilding categories.

That’s all from me today!  I hope you enjoyed today’s cards and videos! Your next stop on our Hop is the sweet and amazing Laura!

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Summer 2017 Release – Day 4

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Hello and welcome back to the final day of sneak peeks for our Summer 2017 Release!  We have four new stamps and three dies for today. Once you’ve seen the new products and samples by the team, head over to our shop because everything is available now!!

Before you go shopping, don’t forget to check out our incentive products for this release. This promotion does not apply to prior purchases. The threshold amount is calculated before taxes and shipping. This promotion will continue until June 22 at 11:59pm EST or until supplies last. Limit one incentive package per order. No coupon code needed. All incentive products will automatically be added to qualified orders.

  • Spend $75 or more: Receive a free pack of our new Summer Soiree Couture Mix
  • Spend $100 or more: Receive a 2×3 Floral Mini Banner Stamp (and Summer Soiree Mix)
  • Spend $150 or more: Receive a 2×3 Anemone Cluster Mini Stamp (and Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix).
  • Spend $200 or more: Receive a 3×4 Watercolor Bouquet Set (and an Anemone Cluster Mini stamp, Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix).

**Incentive products will not be available for purchase in our shop until July***

Without further ado, here are the final products of our Summer 2017 Release:

I’m so excited to add this Book Life edition to our City Girls Collection. For this set, you can mix and match the elements to create a complete look.  I was inspired to create this set with the books and encouraging sentiments based on studying due to my scholastic background. This is a great set to create uplifting cards for those people in your life that are studying for school or exams. Apart from the scholastic element, the set also comes with a floral cluster that make this a versatile set.

Our new Sunnies set is a fabulous and chic stamp set that features three gorgeous sunglass frames with equally fabulous sentiments.

Our new Watercolor Wreaths set features abstract florals that you can stamp to achieve a watercolored look on your paper crafts.

 

Our new Peony Terrace features an abstract floral design in a large 6×6 pattern .

All new products are now available in our shop! Before you head over,  please enjoy the gallery of samples created by our talented team!

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Tae Eun created a fun and pretty card with the floral cluster in our Book Life set. The addition of balloons add the perfect touch of whimsy to her project.

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Jenny created a fabulous trio of ladies with our new Book Life set.18700847_10155440131354216_6405555201145407190_o

Vera created amazing dimension on her Book Life card by popping up the stacks on her tag. Her subtle Peony Terrace background adds fabulous interest to her card. 18815072_1888374458067214_6036028949992615157_o

Anna perfectly paired her Book Life image with our Beautiful Day Bicycle and Department Store Scene. 18880200_1792476781066066_3360518792312706232_o

Mayline created a pretty rose gold custom floral background using the florals in our Book Life set.

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Janette combined our Anemone Garden and Book Life stamps for her gorgeous encouragement card. 18766610_10209127066718093_6309245387156465229_o

Lisa paired our Sunnies and Watercolor Bouquet for a fashionable and chic project.18836709_1888374128067247_316015436609832659_o

Anna used all three frames from our Sunnies set for her next project. 18880058_846722420128_5232636971247635321_o

Emily paired the adorable heart frames from our Sunnies set with our Tiny Heart Print background stamp.18879982_10155431873044954_4682315346537759540_o

Jenny made a chic and fabulous birthday card with all three frames from our Sunnies set.

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Janette created a fabulous birthday birthday card with our Sunnies set. 18891694_1792476777732733_8849115548247477016_o

Mayline used the loose florals from our Watercolor Wreaths for her next project. 18922570_846722604758_4893635607295601020_o

Emily selectively colored our Watercolor Wreaths stamp for her next project. 18920730_1562295927148784_4119562166369259915_o

Brenda created a bright thank you card for her Watercolor Wreaths card.18738390_1336115866486807_7911749764559104110_o

Eunji created a faux woodgrain card for her Watercolor Wreaths card. 18814805_10155431873254954_763767942641480868_o

Jenny white heat embossed her Watercolor Wreaths for this pretty birthday card. 18738734_1336115859820141_4864480037834447037_o

Eunji created a brightly painted Watercolor Wreath card for her next project.18768551_1496124557126297_6518860851295108853_o

Tae Eun chose to spotlight her beautifully colored Bouquet by popping it up over her Wreath.18815254_1261434250620957_3549537399378394485_o

Laura Jane created a colorful and sunny Watercolor Wreath card.18920994_1265464430217939_1291175850730909198_o

For Laura Jane’s next card, she selective colored her Peony Terrace stamp for a watercolored effect.18814877_10155431872994954_7077630010558253137_o

Jenny embossed her Peony Terrace stamp and added colored accents to her florals.18879895_1554984374546606_6488097125313877003_o

Brenda’s pastel Peony Terrace card is pretty and chic!18815395_1792476784399399_1354756206490775618_o

Mayline created a shaker card with our new Peony Terrace and paired that stamp with our Basic Banners. 18880166_10103567835016839_2420007038557485588_o

I selectively colored our Peony Terrace stamp and created a watercolored effect for my card.

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Emily created a gorgeous pair of cards with our Peony Terrace. By die cutting the sentiment, she was able to create a second card by stretching her supplies!18766578_1496124567126296_7147281525982347760_o

Last but not least is Tae Eun’s beautifully embossed and colored Peony Terrace card.

We hope you enjoyed viewing all of our new products this week!!!

New Stamps

New Dies

All new products are available for purchase in our shop now.**  Don’t forget to check out our new boutique! *Incentive products will be available in July and our Coordinating Border Dies will be available around 6/15.

GIVEAWAYS

DAILY RELEASE GIVEAWAYS

Now here are the details for our Daily Release Giveaways! For each Release Day (1 through 4), we are giving away a stamp set of choice from the new release! So there are four stamps up for grabs! To qualify, you must leave a comment on our Daily Release posts (Days 1-4). Leave a comment on each Design Team member’s blogs to increase your chances of winning.

DESIGN TEAM RELEASE GIVEAWAYS

There will be an additional 11 stamps up for grabs for commenters on The Ton’s Design Team Blogs. Just leave a comment on the DT blogs during the release days (Days 1-4) for a chance to win a stamp set of choice.

The comment period for all giveaways will close on Monday, June 12th at 11:59pm. Winners will be announced on The Ton Blog thereafter.

  1. Mayline
  2. Emily
  3. Vera
  4. Eunji
  5. Tae Eun
  6. Laura Jane
  7. Jenny
  8. Janette
  9. Brenda
  10. Lisa
  11. Anna

The festivities are not over yet though! Stop by our blog tomorrow for our Summer 2017 Release Blog Hop. There will be more giveaways and over 20 stops with some super talented special guests!

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Thank you for stopping by and making this a part of your day! We hope you’ll hop along with us tomorrow because there will be some serious eye candy! Have a wonderful day!

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Summer 2017 Release – Day 3

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Hello and welcome back to Day 3 of our Summer 2017 Release! Have you been enjoying our Release Week? If you’re joining us for the first time today, head over to our Day 1 and Day 2 posts. For today we’re showcasing 6 new stamps, 5 coordinating dies and 6 new backdrop board designs! Then join us tomorrow for the last day of our stamp debuts where we’ll be showcasing four new stamp designs and dies. All new products will be available for purchase in our shop tomorrow, June 8 at 7am EST.  We also have some giveaways for this release so don’t forget to scroll to the very end of this post for more information.

Free Gifts with Purchase

 

For our Summer 2017 Release, we have four new gifts with purchase (GWPs) that you can obtain in your order. This promotion does not apply to prior purchases. The threshold amount is calculated before taxes and shipping. This promotion will continue until June 22 at 11:59pm EST or until supplies last. Limit one incentive package per order. No coupon code needed. All incentive products will automatically be added to qualified orders.

  • Spend $75 or more: Receive a free pack of our new Summer Soiree Couture Mix
  • Spend $100 or more: Receive a 2×3 Floral Mini Banner Stamp (and Summer Soiree Mix)
  • Spend $150 or more: Receive a 2×3 Anemone Cluster Mini Stamp (and Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix).
  • Spend $200 or more: Receive a 3×4 Watercolor Bouquet Set (and an Anemone Cluster Mini stamp, Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix).

**Incentive products will not be available for purchase in our shop until July***

New Backdrop Boards

We have six new designs to add to our backdrop board lineup! Our new boards will also be available tomorrow at 7am EST.

 

_Bokeh White

Bokeh White Backdrop Board

_Fifty Shades Plaster

Fifty Shades Backdrop Board (Plaster/Concrete Texture)

_Natural White Wood

Natural White Wood Backdrop Board

_Fresh Planks

Fresh Planks Backdrop Board

_Reclaimed Wood

Reclaimed Wood Backdrop Board

_Smooth Stones

Smooth Stones Backdrop Board

Let’s begin with Day 3 of our stamp debuts!!

Our new Anemone Garden stamp is the newest addition to our Garden Series cling stamps. It features an artful combination of solid and outline floral images that are great for coloring to easily create beautiful cards.

Our newest floral cluster stamp is our Summer Blooms set which features a gorgeous combination of peonies and anemones.

We are so excited to add two new peony images to our Large Peony collection! They are gorgeous and detailed floral images that are fun to color whether you stamp them in ink or embossed and colored.

Next up is two new border cling stamps: Poppies and Sunflowers!

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Poppy Border Coordinating Die* This die will be available on 6/16

Sunflower Border 4.5x 5.75 CLING water

Sunflower Border, 4.5 x 5.75in Red Rubber Cling Stamp

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Sunflower Border Coordinating DieThis die will be available on 6/16

Now that you’ve seen all the new products for today, please enjoy the gallery of gorgeous cards by our design team. You can visit each team member’s blog for more details on each beautiful project.

18766795_1554976521214058_993705259663436128_oBrenda white heat embossed our new Anemone Garden stamp and colored her anemones a beautiful soft coral.

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Anna heat embossed our Anemone Garden on kraft cardstock and colored her anemones a bright pink with colored pencils.

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Laura Jane turned to her zig markers for her soft lilac Anemone Garden card.18738867_1336115279820199_2952341846677602157_o

Eunji used her Anemone Garden panel as a background and used our Beautiful Butterflies 3 as the focal point for her project.

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For Vera’s next project, she heat embossed our Anemone Garden on fun patterned paper. She added beautiful shading to her florals for interest.

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For my card, I heat embossed our Anemone Garden stamp with our Rose Gold embossing powder. Then I colored in the panel with zig markers (Blush, Peach Pink, Pink, Emerald Green, Persian Green, Marine Green, Shadow Mauve). After I finished coloring in the panel, I embossed the stamens of the anemones with dark embossing powder using the stamen stamps from our Fresh Cut Anemones. Lastly, I embellished the card with our clear Dew Drops. I used our Gray Wood Backdrop Board to photograph my card.

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For my next card, I heat embossed our Summer Blooms onto a watercolor panel with gold glitter embossing powder. Next I watercolored the blooms with Color Burst (Peony, Marigold, Orchid, Sap Green, Lemon Yellow) powders. Then I stamped the sentiment on to the panel. I trimmed the right and left sides of my A2 watercolor panel. Before I adhered my panel onto my base, I added gold glitter adhesive paper to the edges of my base. Then I added our clear Dew Drops. I used our Smooth White Wood Backdrop Board to photograph my card.

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Laura Jane created a soft two toned background to emphasize her watercolored Summer Blooms.

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Tae Eun’s next card features gold embossed Summer Blooms with gorgeous metallic watercoloring. 18891609_1889040554667271_4911431432815764871_o

Anna heat embossed her Summer Blooms against a blue and green two toned watercolor washed background. 18837002_1554974047880972_7161142339289513010_o

Brenda created a beautiful wreath of Summer Blooms to accent her sentiment panel .18815236_1792477064399371_6605346762770287205_o

Mayline created a colorful explosion of Summer Blooms accented with Beautiful Butterflies18700590_1336115286486865_7680219624158576890_o

Eunji used our Large Peony 4 as a fun and bright base for her Darling Flamingos.  She also used our Sentiment Jewelry as a gorgeous backdrop for her sentiment. 18739090_10155440143334216_3985221795202101968_o

Vera popped up her beautiful Large Peony 4 against a bold black Haute Striped background. 18814740_10155429388979954_3317805102210790296_o

Jenny beautifully colored her Large Peony 4 to create a bright and fun hello card.  18839776_1496116043793815_7729821903345593435_o

Tae Eun’s no line coloring of our Large Peony 4 pairs amazingly well with her glitter accents.18952759_1792477051066039_1571261763984113382_n

Mayilne watercolored our Large Peony 4 a bright red/pink and popped it up against an ombre background. We also love how she created a textured text background by heat embossing a sentiment from our Penned Sentiments set. 18814490_846718677628_1378951577111540203_o

Emily used our Large Peony 4 and 5 to create a beautiful watercolored floral collage. Her vellum Brushed Thanks sentiment is subtle and just perfect against her watercolored panel. 18738372_1336115289820198_5587394290679925153_o

Eunji beautifully watercolored her Large Peony 5 for an alternative and artsy look. 18739216_1496116047127148_6384311335260850681_o

Tae Eun watercolored her Large Peony 5 a bright pink and popped it up against a silver matted cut out background.18766462_10209127076558339_2430046286824604051_o

Lisa popped up her watercolored Large Peony 5 against beautifully blended rays of sunshine.

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For my next card, I heat embossed our Large Peony 5. Then I masked the peony and stamped the outline and solid leaves that come in the same set. Next I watercolored my panel and stamped the sentiment. I adhered the panel onto a kraft cardbase and added clear dew drops to embellish my card.

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Janette created a bouquet by combining a trio of our Large Peony 5 images and then popped it up against a Geometric Lattice background. 18839481_1792477061066038_4216642099243895949_o

Mayline watercolored her Large Peony 5 a bright and beautiful orange and popped it up against a text background created by repeatedly stamping one of our Penned Sentiments.

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Jenny’s wonderfully colored Large Peony 5 is perfectly popped up against a haute striped background. 18739222_10155440326069216_9098552719294967174_o

Vera beautifully colored her Poppy Border to create a timeless birthday card.   18768522_10155429389114954_3673983527700841081_o

Jenny added bits of citrine to her Poppy Border for a gorgeous crimson and gold themed project. 18839465_846717509968_2802755485195112997_o

Emily created a fun birthday card by coloring our Poppy Border a bright pink and by adding a gorgeous glitter frame. 18837042_1496116103793809_1633727415322350388_o

Tae Eun’s navy Poppy Border card is perfectly heat embossed and embellished with our Brushed You coordinating die.

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Janette’s coral and citrine Poppy Border pops against her bold black framed base. 18739286_10155429388999954_952256769058764787_o

Jenny’s Sunflower Border card is a sunshine filled Sending Hugs card!18922681_1792477067732704_5005708317503342520_o

Mayline also watercolored her Sunflower Border stamp for a sunny encouragement card. 18880150_1556087011103009_8256260064898715206_o

Last but not least is Brenda’s beautifully colored Sunflower Border card.

So that’s it for our new products for Day 3 of our Summer 2017 Release! We hope you enjoyed all the inspiration from our team. Tomorrow is our final day of stamp debuts and it is also Release Day! After we debut 4 final stamps and coordinating dies, everything will be available for sale in our shop at 7am EST (with the exception of our GWP products which will be available next month and our Poppy/Sunflower Border dies which will be available on or around 6/15).  Be sure to join us on Friday for our Release Blog Hop with some super talented guests!

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GIVEAWAYS

DAILY RELEASE GIVEAWAYS

Now here are the details for our Daily Release Giveaways! For each Release Day (1 through 4), we are giving away a stamp set of choice from the new release! So there are four stamps up for grabs! To qualify, you must leave a comment on our Daily Release posts (Days 1-4). Leave a comment on each Design Team member’s blogs to increase your chances of winning.

DESIGN TEAM RELEASE GIVEAWAYS

There will be an additional 11 stamps up for grabs for commenters on The Ton’s Design Team Blogs. Just leave a comment on the DT blogs during the release days (Days 1-4) for a chance to win a stamp set of choice.

The comment period for all giveaways will close on Monday, June 12th at 11:59pm. Winners will be announced on The Ton Blog thereafter.

  1. Mayline
  2. Emily
  3. Vera
  4. Eunji
  5. Tae Eun
  6. Laura Jane
  7. Jenny
  8. Janette
  9. Brenda
  10. Lisa
  11. Anna

Thank you all for joining us as we continue to celebrate our Summer 2017 Release! We hope you were inspired by the gallery of projects created by the team.

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Don’t forget that our June Challenge is now live! For this month, we have a fun color palette challenge so head over now for a chance to win a $50 spree to The Ton’s shop!” *Gift certificates only apply to The Ton stamps, dies, ink, gilding and embossing powder.

The Ton Challenge Blog

Summer 2017 Release – Day 2

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Hello and welcome back to Day 2 of our Summer 2017 Release! We hope you enjoyed yesterday’s post. Today’s designs are a bit different from our usual florals. For Day 2, we’re debuting 6 new stamps and 5 coordinating dies. Everything will be available for sale in our shop on Thursday, June 8 at 7am EST!

Don’t forget to scroll to the very end of this post for giveaway information!

For our Summer 2017 Release, we have four new gifts with purchase (GWPs) that you can obtain in your order. This promotion does not apply to prior purchases. The threshold amount is calculated before taxes and shipping. This promotion will continue until June 22 at 11:59pm EST or until supplies last. Limit one incentive package per order. No coupon code needed. All incentive products will automatically be added to qualified orders.

  • Spend $75 or more: Receive a free pack of our new Summer Soiree Couture Mix
  • Spend $100 or more: Receive a 2×3 Floral Mini Banner Stamp (and Summer Soiree Mix)
  • Spend $150 or more: Receive a 2×3 Anemone Cluster Mini Stamp (and Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix).
  • Spend $200 or more: Receive a 3×4 Watercolor Bouquet Set (and an Anemone Cluster Mini stamp, Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix).

**Incentive products will not be available for purchase in our shop until July***

Let’s begin with Day 2 of our stamp debuts!!

This set might be my favorite set of this release. If you’ve been following us for a while, you know I’m obsessed with florals, however this design reached the top of the list. Not only is the design unique and very intricate, it’s so easy to layer! Just line up the bottom and side edges of each layer which will be easier to do if you have a MISTI but is totally doable by free hand stamping also.  This set is also great for creating masculine cards.

Wave stamped in our Sky Blue Collection Dye Inks (regular sized ink pads). These inks are also available in Mini Inks (Sky Blue Minis)!

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Color Printed Layering Guide – Will come with every Wave Stamp Set

With the Fourth of July right around the corner, I had to design a layered Eagle set. Like many of our layering sets, this set comes with a color printed layering guide.

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Our new 3-step layered Mountains set can be a standalone design or can be paired with other nature themed stamps (like our Eagle).  This set is also another great masculine stamp set for the men in your life. It comes with a color printed layering guide.

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Our new layered Beer stamp is a fun and masculine themed stamp set for all the beer lovers out there! This stamp set comes with a color printed layering guide.

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Our new Basic Banners features three intricate banners with versatile sentiment stamps.

Last but not least is our Banners – Holiday Add On set!

We are so excited to add these new masculine sets to our lineup and they’re here just in time for Father’s Day! Now that you’ve seen all the new designs for today, please enjoy the gallery of inspiration by our amazing design team. You can click the link to each team member’s blog posts for more details on each of their projects.

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First up is Emily’s GWP Anemone Cluster card. We love how she created a wrap around wreath around her round die cut sentiment panel.

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We love how Mayline’s created a gorgeous border of crimson and blue florals with our Anemone Cluster GWP set.

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For Tae Eun’s card, she beautifully colored our GWP Anemone Cluster mini set and ensconced them within one of our new Basic Banners.

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Laura Jane created a gorgeous uninterrupted line of florals using our GWP Anemone Cluster mini stamp.

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Jenny colored our GWP Watercolor Bouquet a brilliant blue and popped it up against a multi framed base panel to showcase our new cluster set.

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Eunji created a beautiful deep blue wave reminiscent of traditional japanese paintings.

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For Lisa’s Father’s Day card, she created an extra lush wave by heat embossing extra sea foam around her wave.

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Jenny stamped a beautiful wave against a silver glitter base panel.

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Anna combined and masked our Wave and Mountains sets to create a perfect landscape.

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Brenda’s beautiful sunset is the perfect backdrop for her stamped wave.

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For my card, I created a trio of waves and popped them up onto a cardbase over each other. I added extra dimension for the seafoam with a snow marker. For this photo, I used our Midnight Blues Backdrop Board.

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Mayline created a majestic card by pairing her Eagle with a bright blue wave.

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For Vera’s card, she stamped a minty wave with an Eagle riding said wave. Her majestic card is a beautiful one to give to any service member.

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Anna perfectly framed her mountains and accented her card with our new layered Eagle set.

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Jenny framed her Mountains with a beautiful gold glitter frame and added our majestic layered eagle to complete her card.

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Tae Eun selectively used her mountain layers to create a more abstract landscape. She popped up her beautiful Eagle against a dramatic watercolored sky.

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Marline’s next card is an amazing masculine birthday card created with green mountains and our eagle. 18836884_10103562412528549_3895075917955161309_o

For my card, I stamped our Mountains using our Dusty Blue Collection Inks and cut it out. Next I blended a sunset sky using several of our dye inks (Beach Blondie, Peach Blossom, Cali Blue and Miami Cool). Then I heat embossed a multitude of fireworks with our Pyrotechnics set and popped up the Mountains over the fireworks panel. Then I stamped and die cut the eagle (stamped in our Cocoa Collection Inks) and popped it up over my mountain. For this photo, I used our White Brick Backdrop Board.

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Brenda created a beautiful patriotic card using our Eagle set. She incorporated our traditional red, white and blue colors by stamping and coloring our Haute Stripes (background) and Basic Banners.

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Janette’s take on our next patriotic card is a bold and dramatically watercolored Eagle card.

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For Janette’s next card, she created a breathtaking nocturnal scene with our Mountains and custom night sky.

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Laura Jane used our Mountains as a standalone design to create a lovely Father’s Day card.

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Eunji used the three tiered banner from our Basic Banners to create a beautiful special occasion card.

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Emily paired our layered Beer set with our Tea Party set to create an adorable and chic wedding card. We love the customized sentiment created with our Scripty Alphas Lower set.

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For my next project, I created a birthday card by putting candles in my beer! How fun is this?

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For Tae Eun’s next card, she popped her beer up against a striped background (Minor Stripes) and Bokeh Burst Round die cut window. Her custom Cheers sentiment was created with our Vogue Alpha Upper set.

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Vera created a fun one layered birthday card with our new Beer set.

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Mayline stamped a trio of beers for a bright Father’s Day card.

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Anna also stamped an awesome trio of beers but she mixed it up by stamping her beers in differing hues.

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Brenda popped up her beer against a custom backdrop created with the sentiments from the same Beer set.

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Last but not least is Jenny’s beer card! She added gold embossed stripes to accent her Father’s Day card.

So that’s it for our new products for Day 2 of our Summer 2017 Release. We hope you enjoyed all the inspiration for today. Tomorrow we’ll have 6 new stamps and coordinating dies and new backdrop board designs. All new release items will be available for purchase in our shop on Thursday, June 8 at 7am EST (with the exception of our GWP products which will be available next month).  Then join us on Friday for our Release Blog Hop with some talented guests!

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GIVEAWAYS

DAILY RELEASE GIVEAWAYS

Now here are the details for our Daily Release Giveaways! For each Release Day (1 through 4), we are giving away a stamp set of choice from the new release! So there are four stamps up for grabs! To qualify, you must leave a comment on our Daily Release posts (Days 1-4). Leave a comment on each Design Team member’s blogs to increase your chances of winning.

DESIGN TEAM RELEASE GIVEAWAYS

There will be an additional 11 stamps up for grabs for commenters on The Ton’s Design Team Blogs. Just leave a comment on the DT blogs during the release days (Days 1-4) for a chance to win a stamp set of choice.

  1. Mayline
  2. Emily
  3. Vera
  4. Eunji
  5. Tae Eun
  6. Laura Jane
  7. Jenny
  8. Janette
  9. Brenda
  10. Lisa
  11. Anna

Thank you all for joining us for Day 2 of our Summer 2017 Release! We hope you were inspired by our team’s projects. Make sure to tune in to our blog tomorrow for Day 3 of our Release Week!

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Don’t forget that our June Challenge is now live! For this month, we have a fun color palette challenge so head over now for a chance to win a $50 spree to The Ton’s shop!” *Gift certificates only apply to The Ton stamps, dies, ink, gilding and embossing powder.

The Ton Challenge Blog

Summer 2017 Release – Day 1

 

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Hello and welcome to Day 1 of our Summer 2017 Release! We are SO excited to share all of our new products with you. For this release, we have 24 new stamp designs, 19 dies, 1 couture mix and 6 new backdrop board designs (boards will be debuted on Wednesday, Day 3).  Join us for the rest of the week as we’ll continue to debut the rest of our release until Thursday.  We’ll then wrap up Release Week with a fun mega blog hop on Friday, June 9th with some talented special guests and our team.

We have some giveaways for this release! More information on our prizes can be found at the end of this post.

All new products* will be available for purchase on Thursday, June 8 at 7am EST. *Out of the 24 new sets, three of those stamps are incentive/Gift with Purchase (GWP) sets and will not be available for purchase until July (along with their coordinating dies).

For our Summer 2017 Release, we have four new gifts with purchase (GWPs) that you can obtain in your order. This promotion does not apply to prior purchases. The threshold amount is calculated before taxes and shipping. This promotion will continue until June 22 at 11:59pm EST or until supplies last. Limit one incentive package per order. No coupon code needed. All incentive products will automatically be added to qualified orders.

  • Spend $75 or more: Receive a free pack of our new Summer Soiree Couture Mix
  • Spend $100 or more: Receive a 2×3 Floral Mini Banner Stamp (and Summer Soiree Mix)
  • Spend $150 or more: Receive a 2×3 Anemone Cluster Mini Stamp (and Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix).
  • Spend $200 or more: Receive a 3×4 Watercolor Bouquet Set (and an Anemone Cluster Mini stamp, Floral Mini Banner Stamp and Summer Soiree Mix).

**Incentive products will not be available for purchase in our shop until July***

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Our new mix is our Summer Soiree Couture Mix! It’s a peachy mix of sequins with additional soft gold holographic sequins for that bling effect.

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Floral Banner Mini, 2×3 Clear Stamp

The first GWP stamp in our release is our Floral Banner Mini Set. It’s a pretty banner set that comes with 7 mini sentiments.

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Anemone Cluster Mini, 2×3 Clear Stamp

The next GWP set is our Anemone Cluster Mini Stamp which can be used as a perfect floral accent for your projects.

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Watercolor Bouquet, 3×4 Clear Stamp

The last GWP set is our Watercolor Bouquet set which features a gorgeous cluster of abstract florals.

Dies for our GWP sets will be available in July!

Now onto the main part of our release!

I was so excited to finally create a layered anemone set (that I was completely satisfied with) for this release.  When Emily first joined the team, she put in the request for anemones. I put it off since then but finally decided to try my best at creating it for this release. This was a bit of a doozy because of the intricate details of the actual flower.  After many, many, many hours, Fresh Cut Anemones was completed!

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6×6 Color Printed Layering Guide – Comes with each Fresh Cut Anemones, 6×8 Stamp set

I couldn’t release the layered anemone set without the coordinating outline set! This set features five outline images that you can color to create your own gorgeous anemone arrangments.

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Fresh Cut Anemone Coordinating Dies (for layered and outline sets)

I also designed a beautiful bouquet arrangement for our anemones that was different from our usual clustered floral arrangements.  This set comes with 13 sentiments in a classic typewriter font.

Our Anemone Wishes features a large anemone cluster stamp that does away with the need for any masking. Just stamp and color away!

Last but not least for today is our Penned Sentiment set which features 19 versatile sentiments for many occasions.

Now that you’ve seen all the stamps for today, please enjoy the gallery of truly amazing inspiration by our team. You can visit each team member’s blog for more details on each beautiful project.

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First up is Laura Jane’s card created with our GWP Watercolor Bouquet. She selectively colored her stamp to get this gorgeous partially watercolored effect. 18839806_1792425491071195_7598676797034037741_o

Next up is Mayline’s gorgeously watercolored card created with our Watercolor Bouquet GWP. She heat embossed the stamp with our Rose Gold embossing powder and chose bright watercolors for her floral images.

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TaeEun created a beautiful centerpiece of Fresh Cut Anemones in contrasting shades of purples, reds and pinks.

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Eunji created a beautiful collage of Fresh Cut Anemones. She created an amazing contrast with her gray and blue shading created with the second and third layer stamps. 18673102_1336114616486932_8333672453990579510_o

For her next card, Eunji created a bouquet of pink Fresh Cut Anemones and added additional watercolored details for great interest. 18839394_1888376931400300_6969878824323092693_o

Anna’s next card is a masked masterpiece where she created a partial background of Fresh Cut Anemones in soft huesfc anem red

Next up is my card created with our Fresh Cut Anemones. I stamped the florals in our Ruby Collection Inks and Crystal Garden Collection Inks (for the foliage). Next I blended Caribbean Turquoise Dye Ink onto two opposing corners on a white card panel using a stencil brush. Then I arranged the florals and popped them up with foam tape. I heat embossed the sentiment in gold powder and then embellished my card with our Dew Drops. For this photo, I used our Peach Marble Backdrop Boardfc anem collage

For my second card today, I created a collage of Fresh Cut Anemones.  I had stamped and cut out a lot of anemones for my first card so I used the extra pieces to create this project.  I adhered all the florals directly onto a card panel. Then I added stitching to the edges of the panel with our Double Stitched Rectangles (large) die set with the largest die. The sentiment is from a set that will be debuted later this week. Lastly, I embellished my card with our Dew Drops. For this photo, I used our Smooth White Wood Backdrop Board18738716_1261381080626274_6903737356285389798_o

Next up is Laura Jane’s bright red Fresh Cut Anemone card. She created a pretty centerpiece with our new layered set. 18891421_10209126088773645_6642378441215259792_o

Lisa also created a beautiful Anemone arrangement with our Fresh Cut Anemones. fc anem hum

For my next card, I created a corner arrangement with our Fresh Cut Anemones. I added our Hello Hummingbird to accent the florals. The florals were stamped with our Ruby, Amethyst and Orchid Collection Inks.  The smaller orchid bud was additionally stamped with our Plum Wine Dye ink because I wanted to create more contrast with my florals. My bird was stamped using our Cocoa, Minted and Ruby Collection inks. For my background, I used our Geometric Lattice die. Prior to adhering it onto a cardbase, I adhered some of our Glossy Fine Transparent adhesive paper behind the lattice die cut for some glittery interest. For this photo, I used our Peach Marble Backdrop Board18623665_1336114583153602_7682335763133486743_o

Next up is Eunji’s beautiful floral watercolor card created with our Fresh Cut Anemones Coordinating Outline set. 18814577_1554928717885505_1731415967352443406_o

Brenda created a pretty corner arrangement of anemone using the Coordinating Outline set. She added a butterfly accent using our Beautiful Butterflies 3 set. 18766672_10155429165829954_6530192220744072157_o

Jenny watercolored our Fresh Cut Anemones Outline set and created additional interest with a double stitched die cut frame18839430_1792425497737861_1782184873782083832_o

Mayline created a beautiful watercolored arrangement of bright anemones using the Coordinating Outline set. 18922601_847168481218_5514646928734031327_o

Emily paired our Anemone and Garden Rose outline sets to create a soft and beautiful arrangement of watercolor florals. 18836658_10209209080087221_243719399632842513_o

Janette’s card features our Anemone bouquet against a contrasting and glittery accented background to make her floral bouquet pop. amen bouquet

For my next card, I watercolored our Anemone Bouquet with zig markers (Peach Pink and May Green) and did some partial die cutting to get the vase and floral cluster cut out in one piece. I blended Caribbean Turquoise Dye Ink onto a card panel and splattered some gray watercolor for effect. Then I stamped the sentiment from our Anemone Wishes with our Noir Dye Ink. Lastly I popped up the bouquet with foam tape and added our clear dew drops.  For this photo, I used our White Marble Backdrop Board18922672_1792425501071194_9109935093260422685_o

Mayline created a gorgeous crimson Anemone Bouquet for her next watercolor painted card.18921153_847168331518_8657601318407918938_oEmily created a beautiful framed piece of artwork with our Anemone Bouquet.

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For Jenny’s next card, she created gorgeous purple Anemone Bouquet. 18766410_1554945544550489_3500931233250161674_o

Next up is Brenda’s beautifully colored Anemone Bouquet card accented with a vellum sentiment piece. 18739106_1496081267130626_3847783039571074343_o

Next up is TaeEun’s white embossed Anemone Bouquet card which is popped up against a subtle background stamped with our Anemone Wishes.

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Next up is Eunji’s beautiful watercolored Anemone Bouquet card. 18738377_10155440129074216_2157423992200160408_o

For Vera’s next card, she beautifully colored our Anemone Bouquet a bright blue and added a vellum vase. 18768263_1888377428066917_1019658155817618364_o

For Anna’s next card, she did some no line watercoloring using our Anemone Bouquet.18739109_10155440129069216_2377773768173232744_o

Vera white heat embossed her Anemone Wishes cluster and added a Basic Labels sentiment. 18814922_10155429165834954_3589997768323693364_o

Jenny created a watercolored crimson Anemone Wishes cluster card for her next project.18880313_1496081263797293_1489331215489771096_o

Tae Eun featured our Anemone Wishes set with some beautiful no line watercoloring.amen wishes purple red

For my next card, I heat embossed the Anemone Wishes cluster stamp and watercolored the florals using Color Burst powders (Orchid/Indigo and Alizarin Crimson/Gamboge). I trimmed my panel and added strips of gold glitter to my cardbase and adhered my watercolored panels onto the base. Lastly, I embellished my cards with our Seaglass Blue and Clear Dew Drops. For this photo, I used our White Brick Backdrop Board18839719_10209209101687761_336486257588293481_o

Last but not least is Janette’s beautifully watercolored crimson Anemone Wishes card.

So that’s it for our new products for Day 1 of our Summer 2017 Release. We hope you enjoyed today’s lineup. For Day 2, we’ll have 6 new stamps and coordinating dies. All new products will be available for purchase in our shop on Thursday, June 8 at 7am EST (with the exception of our GWP products which will be available next month).  Be sure to join us on Friday for our Release Blog Hop with some talented guests!

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GIVEAWAYS

Daily Release Giveaways

Now here are the details for our Daily Release Giveaways! For each Release Day (1 through 4), we are giving away a stamp set of choice from the new release! So there are four stamps up for grabs! To qualify, you must leave a comment on our Daily Release posts (Days 1-4). Leave a comment on each Design Team member’s blogs to increase your chances of winning.

DESIGN TEAM RELEASE GIVEAWAYS

There will be an additional 11 stamps up for grabs for commenters on The Ton’s Design Team Blogs. Just leave a comment on the DT blogs during the release days (Days 1-4) for a chance to win a stamp set of choice.

The comment period for all giveaways will close on Monday, June 12th at 11:59pm. Winners will be announced on The Ton Blog thereafter.

  1. Mayline
  2. Emily
  3. Vera
  4. Eunji
  5. Tae Eun
  6. Laura Jane
  7. Jenny
  8. Janette
  9. Brenda
  10. Lisa
  11. Anna

Thank you all for joining us for the first day of our Summer 2017 Release! We hope you were inspired by the gallery of projects created by the team. Be sure to stop by our blog tomorrow for Day 2 of our Release Week!

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Don’t forget that our June Challenge is now live! For this month, we have a fun color palette challenge so head over now for a chance to win a $50 spree to The Ton’s shop!” *Gift certificates only apply to The Ton stamps, dies, ink, gilding and embossing powder.

The Ton Challenge Blog

Spring 2017 Release Blog Hop

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Hello everyone and welcome back for our Spring 2017 Release Blog Hop! I hope you enjoyed seeing all the new products and inspiration this week by the team.  This week we released 18 new stamps (including 2 exclusive incentive stamps), 13 dies and 14 Couture Mixes.  Everything is available in our shop now except our incentive products which will be available in May.

 

 

For our Spring 2017 Release, we have three new gifts with purchases that you can obtain in your order. This promotion does not apply to prior purchases. The threshold amount is calculated before taxes and shipping. This promotion will continue until April 15 at 11:59pm EST or until supplies last. Limit one incentive package per order.
Spend $75 or more: Receive a free pack of our new Guava Sparkle Couture Mix
Spend $100 or more: Receive a 2×3 Sunflower Cluster Mini Stamp (and Guava Sparkle Mix)
Spend $150 or more: Receive a 2×3 Peony Cluster Mini Stamp (and Sunflower Cluster Mini Set and Guava Sparkle Couture Mix).

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Couture Mixes

 

 

We have more eye candy in store for you today by our team and some super special guests who are helping us celebrate this release!

  1. The Ton <—- You are here
  2. Brenda Noelke
  3. Svitlana Shayevich
  4. Lisa Harrolle
  5. Chris Dayton
  6. Miriam Prantner
  7. Janette Kausen
  8. Justine Hovey
  9. Laura Jane Head
  10. Amy Kolling
  11. Tae Eun Yoo
  12. Amy Tsuruta
  13. Eunji Jung
  14. Isha Gupta
  15. Jenny Yamasaki
  16. Kay Miller
  17. Vera Yates
  18. Stephanie Klauck
  19. Emily Midgett
  20. Taheerah Atchia
  21. Mayline Jung
  22. Laura Sterckx
  23. Laurel Beard

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For my card today, I went all out with our new wildflower stamps: Wishful Wildflowers,  Wildflower Banner and Modern Labels.

I started off by gold heat embossing the four corners of my card panel with the large floral portion of the Wildflower Banner stamp.  Then I heat embossed the individual blooms from our Wishful Wildflowers in the same gold powder. Next I colored in all the blooms with the same yellow and orange zig markers (50 Yellow, 52 Bright Yellow, 57 Orange). For my foliage I chose a minty green (No 45 Pale Green) which gave it more of a tropical look (which was not something that I was expecting but was pleasantly surprised at).

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Next I heat embossed my Modern Label and sentiment.  When all the embossing and coloring was complete, I die cut everything with their coordinating dies.  Before I assembled everything onto my panel, I added stitching to the edges of my colored panel using the largest die from our Double Stitched Rectangles die (large) set. Then I popped up the label in the center of my colored panel and then created clusters with my individual wildflowers at the top and bottom edges of my label.

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For my next two cards, I white heat embossed our Peony Crush background stamp on a watercolor panel and watercolored with color bursts. However my technique for the card shown on the right utilized a different technique.  My video shows how I made the card on the right.

For the card shown on the right: After I heat embossed the background image,  I started painting the peonies with my color burst powders. I started off by wetting the area I was planning on painting on first with water. Then I dropped a little bit of color (Peony color burst) onto the wet areas.

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Once I finished watercoloring my panel, I set it aside to dry. While that was drying, I white heat embossed my You’ve Got sentiment (from our new Mini Mail set) onto black cardstock and then cut it out to create a sentiment panel. Next I used our Pretty Mail word plate to die cut the bottom portion of my panel.

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Next I adhered some Turquoise Foil Adhesive Paper underneath the window onto a cardbase and then adhered the watercolor panel onto the base with our strong double sided adhesive.  I popped up my black sentiment piece above my die cut Pretty Mail and that completes my card!

That’s all from me today! I hope you enjoyed my cards and hope you’ll hop along with us. Before you leave here, this is a reminder that there are more giveaways today!

BLOG HOP GIVEAWAYS:
Five $25 gift certificates to our shop will be given away to random commenters from the hop participant blogs. To qualify, you must leave a comment on The Ton’s Blog Hop post here. The comment period will close on Monday, April 10th at 11:59pm. Winners will be announced thereafter here.

I hope you enjoyed today’s cards and videos! Your next stop on our Hop is the fabulous Brenda!

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Spring 2017 Release – Day 4

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Hello and welcome back to the final day of sneak peeks for our Spring 2017 Release!  We have four new stamps, three dies and four new Couture Mixes for today. Once you’ve seen the new sets and samples by the team, head over to our shop because everything is available now!! Our boutique is also open for business as well!

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Before you go shopping, don’t forget to check out our incentive products for this release which are exclusive to our shop this month.** (Our incentive products are exclusive to our shop domestically but may be available at your local retailers internationally).

For our Spring 2017 Release, we have three new gifts with purchases that you can obtain in your order. This promotion does not apply to prior purchases. The threshold amount is calculated before taxes and shipping. This promotion will continue until April 15 at 11:59pm EST or until supplies last. Limit one incentive package per order.
Spend $75 or more: Receive a free pack of our new Guava Sparkle Couture Mix
Spend $100 or more: Receive a 2×3 Sunflower Cluster Mini Stamp (and Guava Sparkle Mix)
Spend $150 or more: Receive a 2×3 Peony Cluster Mini Stamp (and Sunflower Cluster Mini Set and Guava Sparkle Couture Mix).

**Incentive products will not be available for purchase in our shop until May**

Without further ado, here are the final products of our Spring 2017 Release:

With our new Pragmatic Wreaths, you can stamp laurels, wreaths and partial wreaths with additional floral elements.  This set works well as a standalone set or you can pair it with your favorite floral stamps sets.

Our new Modern Labels set is a chic addition to our collection that can serve as a sophisticated backdrop for your sentiments.

Our Coordinating Dies for our Modern Labels cuts out the shape of the labels but also has an additional stitching line on the outside of the cut line. So you can create beautiful frames with stitching at the edges!

Adorn your sentiments with our new Sentiment Jewelry set! This set comes with two designs and a wide range of congratulatory sentiments.

We are so excited to debut our new large Chandelier stamp set. It can serve as a beautiful backdrop to our many scene building stamps or stamp it alone as a gorgeous statement piece on your project.

All new products are available in our shop now!

Now that you’ve seen the new products, please enjoy the gallery of samples created by our talented team!

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For our first card today, Vera created a pretty mint and ruby wreath with our new Pragmatic Wreaths. Other Supplies Used: Peach Bellini sequins17636912_1408354482569972_981977554385231855_o

Tae Eun stretched her stamps bye creating a soft and gorgeous floral background with our Pragmatic Wreaths17814238_10208656594516582_6981529290883541760_o

Lisa’s wreaths are bold with color and she created additional interest with her overlapping trio of wreaths.  Other Supplies UsedHaute Stripes, Spring Fawn Couture Mix17620130_1487542917957419_2576770172052685480_o

Brenda embellished her gorgeous wreath with our Sunflower Cluster Mini stamp! Other Supplies UsedSummer Skies Couture Mix17504380_1207054159392300_5031694812823657861_o

LauraJane popped up her pretty wreath against a bold striped background. Other Supplies Used: Haute Stripes17635499_831994010978_4642486998306877381_o

Emily created a full wreath and used soft colors for a subtle and pretty project. Other Supplies UsedThanksgiving Cornucopia (banner), Double Stitched Rectangle Dies (Small)17637046_1759878987659179_1067174234888507508_o

Mayline created a fun shaker card with our Pragmatic Wreaths and new mixes. Other Supplies Used: Double Stitched Circle Dies, Pretty Petals Couture Mix, Hot Cocoa Couture Mix17635287_1264861823612212_4742046552360574406_o

Eunji created a bold background with our new Pragmatic Wreaths and added bold peonies from our Peony Cluster mini stamp. Other Supplies Used: Bokeh Burst Round Stamp + Die (sentiment)17621912_1487541191290925_3357636592376762513_o

Brenda accented her Pragmatic Wreath with additional details! Other Supplies UsedSummer Skies Couture Mix17758466_10103409735374789_2225053654483193218_o

I used our Pragmatic Wreath to emphasize my adorable fox! Other Supplies Used: Hey Foxy, Double Stitched Rectangle Dies (Large), Glass Slippers Sequins; Inks: Soft Garden Dye Ink, Hollywood Star Dye Ink, Rose Quartz Dye Ink, Beach Blondie Dye Ink, Peach Blossom Dye Ink.17636758_10155229169884954_5563001534932347213_o

Jenny created a beautiful watercolored background with our Pragmatic WreathsOther Supplies Used: Double Stitched Rectangle Dies (Large) and (Small)17632129_1759878990992512_4459005154736075160_o

Mayline created a bright Get Well Soon card with our new wreath set. Other Supplies Used: Guava Sparkle Couture Mix17814274_10208656735800114_4026738455255258817_o

Lisa cropped her Modern Label and popped it up against a gorgeous half background stamped with our Dearest Peony17636901_1264860440279017_2139077887376826769_o

Eunji created a bold and beautiful peony cluster behind her Modern Label17636850_1209911472439902_6877772614969513761_o

LauraJane used our Modern Labels for her sentiment over a brightly colored Sunflower Garden backgroundOther Supplies UsedSpring Fawn Couture Mix17632216_1408354329236654_6503747354382732234_o

Tae Eun created a soft and pretty watercolored card using our Modern Labels and Peony Cluster mini stamps. Other Supplies Used: Matte Silver Adhesive Paper, Double Stitched Rectangle Dies (Small)17632029_1408354275903326_8950198014521522692_o

The gold version is just as beautiful as her silver card above!  Other Supplies UsedMinor Stripes17545398_831994020958_1503077240478713818_o

Emily’s soft pink and aqua card showcases our Modern Labels to perfection, especially when that label is embellished with beautiful peony clusters. Other Supplies Used: Geometric Lattice Coverplate Die17620268_10103409735369799_756272355096056575_o

I adorned my Modern Label with a simply stamped Peony Mini Cluster and popped them up over a soft gray striped background. Other Supplies Used: Haute Stripes, Crystal Pewter Dye Ink, Noir Dye Ink, Double Sided Adhesive (small roll)

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Tae Eun’s next card created with our Wishful Wildflowers and Modern Labels is a blended beauty! Other Supplies Used: Double Stitched Rectangle Dies (Small), Modern Labels Die, Dearest Peony (sentiment), Soft Garnet Dye Ink, Lemon Drop Dye Ink,
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Lisa created a chic wall gallery with our Modern Labels and adorned her label with a beautifully colored peony cluster and Sentiment JewelryOther Supplies UsedSummer Skies Couture Mix17758612_1759879000992511_2573023330684861521_o

Mayline’s bold card created with our Sentiment Jewelry is simple but dramatic. Other Supplies UsedRose Gold Embossing Powder17505346_1207054156058967_2247728201923129126_o

LauraJane created a fun and bright birthday card with our Sentiment Jewelry set.  She embellished a corner of her project with a gorgeously colored peony cluster.  Other Supplies Used: Double Stitched Rectangle Dies (Large17504441_10103415028078169_28386001257339179_o

I created two simple cards using our Modern Labels and Sentiment Jewelry sets. Other Supplies Used: Double Stitched Rectangle Dies (Large), Silver Glitter Tape (Medium), Double Sided Adhesive (small roll)17632318_1264860443612350_6131948158019521818_o

Eunji created a beautiful shaker card with a Sentiment Jewelry backdrop for this card. Other Supplies Used: Haute Wedding Dress, Rosy Petals Couture Mix17636816_1759878994325845_6059436437877460927_o

Mayline embellished her Chandelier with additional bling using our Sentiment Jewelry set. Other Supplies Used: Modern Labels17632364_10155229167844954_7415836882264506142_o

Jenny used our sentiment Jewelry as an embellishment to her background for this beautiful glittery card. Other Supplies UsedHaute Wedding Dress Stamp + Die, Glossy Fine Silver Adhesive Paper, Double Stitched Rectangle Dies (Large), Grand Stairway Background Stamp17632421_10155229167839954_6236600277591951674_o

She created a similar gold version and used our Chandelier set as a backdrop for this fancy card. Other Supplies UsedGrand Stairway Background Stamp, Glossy Fine Gold Adhesive Paper, Born Classy Stamp + Die17758500_10208701308393246_539466231843291416_o

Janette created a bold watercolored background as a backdrop for her Chandelier17636751_10155251672274216_6027595625681289679_o

Vera created a soft background to emphasize her bright metallic Chandelier17621939_10208618628167447_3508829768286367523_o

Lisa’s bright blended background creates nice interest and contrast to her gold embossed ChandelierOther Supplies Used: Minor Stripes15235547_1214431045321278_8101052830610077692_o

LauraJane’s used our Chandelier and Peony Crush background stamp to create an amazing Beauty and the Beast themed card. Other Supplies UsedBell’s Dress Couture Mix17546670_1408354422569978_3031212139255444823_o

Last but not least is Tae Eun’s Chandelier card! She cropped her Chandelier at different point on her project to create a modern and abstract card. Other Supplies UsedRose Gold Embossing Powder, Glossy Fine Transparent Adhesive Paper

We hope you enjoyed viewing all of our new products this week!!!

Incentive Products

New Stamps

 

New Dies

New Couture Mixes

All new products are available for purchase in our shop now.  Don’t forget to check out our new boutique!

The festivities are not over yet though! Stop by our blog tomorrow for our Spring 2017 Release Blog Hop. There will be more giveaways and over 20 stops with some super talented special guests.

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DAILY RELEASE GIVEAWAYS 
For each Release Day (1 through 4), we are giving away a $25 gift certificate! So there are four $25 gift certificates up for grabs! To qualify, you must leave a comment here on The Ton’s Daily Release posts. Leave a comment on each Design Team member’s blogs to increase your chances of winning.

DESIGN TEAM DAILY RELEASE GIVEAWAYS 
We are also giving away an additional ten $10 gift certificates! Comments will be chosen from each of our design team member blogs during Days 1-4 of Release Week.

The comment period for all giveaways will close on Monday, April 10th at 11:59pm EST. Winners will be announced on The Ton Blog thereafter.

  1. Mayline
  2. Emily
  3. Vera
  4. Eunji
  5. Tae Eun
  6. Laura Jane
  7. Jenny
  8. Janette
  9. Brenda
  10. Lisa

**Anna did not receive her DT package in time for this release but she is quietly in the background cheering us on!!**

There’s also an opportunity to win a $50 gift certificate to our shop! You can win it by participating in this month’s April Challenge which is live now.  There’s no defined theme for this month so Anything Goes!

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Thank you for stopping by and making this a part of your day! We hope you’ll hop along with us tomorrow because there will be some serious eye candy! Have a wonderful day!

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Spring 2017 Release – Day 3

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Hello and welcome back to Day 3 of our Spring 2017 Release!! We hope you’ve been enjoying the sights for the last few days. Are you all floral-ed out? We hope not!

For today, we’re debuting five new stamp sets, three dies, three Couture Mixes and eight new foil/glitter adhesive papers! All of our new products will be available for purchase in our shop tomorrow, April 6 at 7am EST.  Then join us on Friday, April 7 for our Release Blog Hop where we have some super talented ladies joining us to celebrate this release.  There are tons of giveaways all week so make sure you reach the end of this post for more giveaway information.

Our new glitter and foil adhesive papers are available in the shop now!

For our Spring 2017 Release, we have three new gifts with purchases that you can obtain in your order. This promotion does not apply to prior purchases. The threshold amount is calculated before taxes and shipping. This promotion will continue until April 15 at 11:59pm EST or until supplies last. Limit one incentive package per order.
Spend $75 or more: Receive a free pack of our new Guava Sparkle Couture Mix
Spend $100 or more: Receive a 2×3 Sunflower Cluster Mini Stamp (and Guava Sparkle Mix)
Spend $150 or more: Receive a 2×3 Peony Cluster Mini Stamp (and Sunflower Cluster Mini Set and Guava Sparkle Couture Mix).

**Incentive products will not be available for purchase in our shop until May**

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Emily created gorgeous monogrammed stationery using our Peony Cluster Mini incentive stamp. Other Supplies Used: Pretty Mail (below), Peony Crush (below)

Let’s get started with Day 3 of our Spring 2017 Release!

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Raspberry Sparkle Couture Mix

blue lagoon mix

Blue Lagoon Couture Mix

kiwi smoothie mix

Kiwi Smoothie Couture Mix

What do you think of our new mixes for today? Sparkly, right? 🙂

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Dearest Peony, 4×6 Photopolymer Clear Stamp Set

First up today is our Dearest Peony set! It features one large stemmed peony against solid peony leaves in the background.

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Dearest Peony Coordinating Die

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Peony Crush, 6×6 Red Rubber Cling Background Stamp

Our next stamp for today is our 6×6 Peony Crush background stamp. It features several outline peonies against a crush of solid peony leaves.

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Pretty Mail, 4×6 Photopolymer Clear Stamp Set

Upgrade your envelope art with our new Pretty Mail set! This set features one large floral frame that fits on an A2 sized envelope with additional stamps to completely jazz up your pretty mail.

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Pretty Mail Coordinating Dies

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Mini Mail, 2×3 Photopolymer Clear Stamp Set

Our Mini Mail set features three stamps to let your recipient know they have just received some seriously pretty mail.

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Pretty Mail Word Plate Die

Now you can die cut the words Pretty Mail on your projects with our new word plate die.

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Tiny Hearts, 6×6 Red Rubber Cling Background Stamp

Last but not least for today is our adorable Tiny Hearts background stamp that features solid and outline tiny hearts.

Now that you’ve seen the stamps, dies and mixes for Day 3, please enjoy the beautiful gallery created by our team!

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First up is Mayline’s pretty watercolored card. She watercolored her Dearest Peony in a beautiful citrine jewel toned hue. Other Supplies Used: Rose Gold Embossing Powder, Sending Peonies (Sending sentiment)17635280_1760132644300480_5864783357393477777_o

For her second card, she offset her Dearest Peony to create some interest on her beautiful card. Other Supplies UsedRose Gold Embossing Powder, Scripty Greetings17637000_831994604788_6511927914882489553_o

Emily watercolored her Dearest Peony to create a gorgeous coral toned card. Other Supplies UsedRose Gold Embossing PowderScripty Greetings, Minor Stripes17758435_1264862110278850_3338456079280781245_o

Eunji created a strikingly dramatic effect with her deep blue Dearest Peonies. Other Supplies Used: Wild Peonies (foliage)17621637_1408355795903174_1270259572263284239_o

Tae Eun watercolored her Dearest Peony on black cardstock to create a wonderfully gilded project with tons of gold accents. Other Supplies Used: Gold Foil Adhesive Paper17505237_10208618416362152_2916916729554900602_o

Lisa watercolored her Dearest Peony with a subtle glow to emphasize her beautiful pink peony. She also created a matching envelope with our Pretty Mail set.  Other Supplies UsedRose Gold Embossing Powder, Minor Stripes17621792_10155229175629954_6442955115403215271_o

Jenny created a beautiful red peony against black and gold gilded striped background. Other Supplies Used: Haute Stripes, Double Stitched Rectangle Dies (Small)17635108_1264862086945519_7380695285106855940_o

Eunji created a watercolored scene with our Dearest Peony and Beautiful Butterflies 3 sets. 17758253_1493978397313871_9123439790566533917_o

Brenda created a beautiful set of floral cards using our Dearest Peony (against a Peony Crush Backdrop) and matching envelopes with our Pretty Mail set. Other Supplies Used: Double Stitched Rectangle Dies (Small), Raspberry Sparkle Mix, Violet Sprinkle Mix, Blue Lagoon Mix, Hollywood Star Dye Ink, Rose Quartz Dye Ink, Soft Amethyst & Iris Blooms Dye Ink.17758547_1214428015321581_8644778337547840783_o

LauraJane created a sunny peony card using our Dearest Peony and Peony Crush set. Her gilded Tiny Hearts background is an adorable and fun aspect to her card! Other Supplies Used: Kiwi Smoothie Couture Mix, Double Stitched Rectangle Dies, Pretty Mail Word Plate Die

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Next is my Dearest Peony card which I watercolored with color bursts and popped up against a frame and rose gold Tiny Hearts. Other Supplies Used: Brushed Hugs (sentiment), Double Stitched Rectangle Dies (Largecolor pencil dear peony

Next I colored in our Dearest Peony with colored pencils and stamped the sentiment from the same set in Smoky Quartz Dye Ink.

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Mayline watercolored her Peony Crush embossed image and popped up our large Brushed Love sentiment for some beautiful contrast. Other Supplies UsedRose Gold Embossing Powder, Brushed Love (stamp + die)