Paper Smooches August 2019 Blog Hop

Hello!  It’s time to share a sampling of the NEW Paper Smooches  AUGUST 2019 release!

  • TWO new stamp sets
  • FOUR new dies
  • TWO new stencils

Eight new products will be available to purchase at 10:00 a.m. Central time zone on August 7th.  Once they go live, you will find the new products here.

PRIZE ALERT: To add extra fun to our blog hop we are giving away FOUR $30 gift codes to use at the PS online store.  (Details below.)

Paper Smooches Posh Planters

I used new Posh Planters (SO cute), Posh Planters Icons dies and new Hot Dot Stencil.

Paper Smooches Posh Planters (close-up)

Copic markers – BG10, BG11, C00, C1, C5, C7, C9, G09, G28, Y17, Y38, YG03, YG05, YG09, YR04, YR18

I first blended a row of green dots using new Hot Dot Stencil then stamped and colored the planter, die-cut and adhered over the dots with foam squares. (Small heart on the license plate is from Critter Card Puns.) All markers used are listed above. The sentiment is popped up on foam squares as well. Once assembled, I added Glossy Accents to random green dots and the headlights.

Here are the PRIZE details:

  • Leave a comment on any of the blogs listed below.  You do not need to comment on all blogs to qualify but it will increase your chances of winning. 
  • FOUR winners will be chosen at RANDOM from any of the blogs below.
  • Deadline: You have until midnight Central time on August 8th to leave a comment.
  • Please check the Paper Smooches blog on August 9th to see if you are one of the FOUR lucky winners.

Laura Williams (guest)

Laurie Willison (guest)

Alice Huang

Jill Hawkins

Karin Akesdotter

Michele Boyer <–You are here

Savannah O’ Gwynn

Teri Anderson

Ways to increase your chances of winning:

  • Tell us that you Facebooked about our blog hop.  If you don’t already like the PS FB page, please do!
  • Tell us that you Tweeted about our hop. (Follow PS on Twitter  at
  • Share our blog hop on Instagram @papersmooches.
  • Tell us that you posted on your blog about our blog hop.

In doing some or all of the above, you will have up to four extra chances to win on each blog.

Did you know that Paper Smooches offers up a fun challenge each month?  Keep an eye on the PS blog for details.

Thanks so very much for joining us!

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Posh Planters
[ PPR ]
Posh Planters Icons Dies
[ PPR ]
Hot Dot Stencil
[ PPR ]
Critter Card Puns
[ PPR ]
Brand New Memento Full Size Dye Ink…
TE Premium Ink – Granny Smith – Full Pad
[ TE ]
Blending Card, 25 sheets – X-Press It
[ XPR ]
Blending Card, 125 sheets – X-Press It
[ XPR ]
Copic Sketch Markers – BLICK art…
[ BLIC ]
Blender Brushes
[ TE ]
Glossy Accents (0.5 oz) and Precision…
Foam Mounting Squares, 12mm x 12mm,…
[ XPR ] Sizzix 657900 Big Shot…
Tonic Studios Guillotine Paper…

40 responses to “Paper Smooches August 2019 Blog Hop

  1. Adorable! I love the VW van

  2. Oh how fun. I love this card.

  3. Happy to see the VW as that image really caught my eye.

  4. Love the stenciled background on your card. What a versatile product.

  5. What a great card! Love your layout to the fab coloring.

  6. That dot stencil is so versatile and looks great as a backdrop for the VW!!

  7. Love your cute, fun card. Great background and colors.

  8. Christine Kiehl

    Aww so cute! Very creative. Super cool new release for sure!

  9. Lovely card ! Partial stenciling look wonderful

  10. I loved the stenciling ,lovely card !

  11. Adorable card ,i loved the stenciling too !


    Simply adorable!! And they’re bringing back the VW bus IRL. 🙂

  13. I think this is my favorite of the release. You did a wonderful job!

  14. Great use of these design tools.

  15. That image is adorable and love your card!!

  16. So cute! Great card!

  17. Such a cute card! Love it.
    Thanks for sharing.

  18. Meghan Kennihan

    This is TOO CUTE! I love the coloring and your design! Great succulent!

  19. The VW is so cute with the plant on top. Super background. Love the card!

  20. Such a great way to use the stencil and definitely one super fun planter.

  21. This is the cutest card ever!

  22. Super cute!! Love it!

  23. I love this cute card – thanks for sharing!

  24. Very fun card! Love the cute planter and the stenciled background!

  25. So cute 🥰

  26. Such a fun card, love the stencil and love the glossy accents.

  27. Mary Holshouser

    Cute card. The cactus looks
    happy on the VW. thanks
    for sharing.

  28. This is absolutely wonderful!!! I love this design and the way you used these gorgeous colors to make such a fun card!

  29. Gorgeous card! I just love that VW van. Thanks for the inspiration. 😀

  30. Aww I love this cute van card!! So pretty and creative! 🙂 The license plate is so sweet! 🙂

  31. This is just adorable. Thanks for sharing your creativity.

  32. Shared on Facebook.

  33. Super duper cute! The succulents in this release are going to sell like hotcakes! That dot stencil will be a must have too! Love this CAS card!

  34. Such a darling card!!

  35. Cute card. The lime dots go well with the retro Kombi.

  36. Your card is great – I love the colouring and the dotty background!

  37. This is adorable with the VW.

  38. Beautiful CAS card. Especially love the layout. :o)

  39. Blogged about the blog hop here .

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