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The Greetery Get Cozy, Get Crafty August Release Reveal: Day 2

Welcome to Day 2 of this amazing release! Yesterday’s reveal made a lot of people yearn for autumn, and today will be no different. Betsy’s love for the fall season is so apparent in today’s products.

Let Us Gather And Give Thanks… this sentiment, these fonts… I can’t get enough! They’re so perfectly perfect! I used the new Harvest Home stamp set and dies for this card. This stamp set comes with several different layered images, as well as accessory stamps, to build beautiful scenes. I used the three-layered barn and 4-layered leaf to set the scene for this card. I accessorized with the fence and windmill. The sentiment was stamped in two steps (I really wanted GATHER stamped in red!). I mounted the card front onto red card stock, and adhered it to a Kraft card base. I used foam squares to attached the leaf and barn, then filled in the empty spaces with stamped and die-cut leaves and berries from the Autumn Sketches stamp set (shown yesterday).

This next stamp set stole my heart the moment I saw it.

Ok, I am going to start sounding like a broken record… but seriously, how stunning is this stamp set?? A big treat was shared on the The Greetery’s blog yesterday:

“Moving forward, all multi-step or layered sets will come with a printed, full-color stamping guide! You can store these with your sets to use as a handy reference.”

And I did exactly that. I used the guide and color combination to stamp this wreath. I expected this wreath to be a practice run, but once I finished stamping, I realized I didn’t want to stamp another wreath. I wanted to color this one! So I pulled out complimenting Polychromos pencils, and added highlights and shading to each image. I die-cut the wreath when I was finished with both the outside and inside die. I also used the inside die to cut a window into kraft paper. I stamped outline leaves and berries from Autumn Sketches onto the kraft paper with a soft ink for a subtle background. I stamped the beautiful sentiment onto a card base, added a few black ink splatters, then attached the panel above it with foam adhesive.

Be sure to stop by The Greetery Blog to see Betsy’s beautiful creations, and get full details about today’s featured products. Everything you see this week will be available in The Greetery Shop this Friday, August 23rd, at 10am EST. You can also follow The Greetery on Instagram and Facebook.


There will be a $50 store gift certificate given away each reveal day this week. For a chance to win, leave a comment daily at each blog stop. Winners will be announced the morning of the release.

Today’s designers:

Kay Miller

Laurie Willison

  Dawn McVey

Heather Nichols

Keeway Tsao

Lizzie Jones

Kelly Lunceford

Thanks for stopping by!

150 Replies to “The Greetery Get Cozy, Get Crafty August Release Reveal: Day 2”

  1. BEAUTIFULLY DONE! LOVE the burgundy tones on your first card! It makes it look rich & inviting! AND your second card, is LOVELY AS WELL! A SUPER JOB, Angelica!!! ;)<3

  2. Both of your cards are so gorgeous! If I wasn’t sold on these sets already, I would be now!

  3. Hi Angelica! What a beautiful post! I love all the details you added to both cards, most especially the colored pencils on your wreath! Now I’m officially ready for Fall!

  4. Both cards are lovely, but your coloring and chosen colors on the wreath card is perfection! I feel like I am in the scene in real life!

  5. You said it, “They’re so perfectly perfect!” And your cards bring them to life. Love the colors and design choices. Beautiful work!

  6. I’m running out of great things to say about this release and all the great Cards! Love ’em!

  7. Such a wonderfully set that can be used with different colors to make it look so different. Great job with the colors.

  8. I’m enjoying seeing everything you’re creating this week! Love your shading on the wreath – so beautifully done.

  9. LOVE both of your cards today, Angelica! The deep rich Autumn colors are so beautiful and your layering details are inspiring ~ can’t wait to own these two stamp/die sets.

  10. You are one busy gal, but I can see why. Your cards are fabulous, Angelica. Such a fun and colorful barn scene and then a gorgeous wreath of bold colors…perfect for Fall.

  11. Such stunning cards. Love the sprigs tucked into the fall scene and the brilliant tones of the wreath!

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