Spring 2018 Release Blog Hop

on February 22, 2018
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Spring 2018 Release Blog Hop

Hello everyone! Nina here!

Welcome to Waffle Flower Spring 2018 Release Blog Hop!

To celebrate the new release, we are giving away $25 gift certificates to FIVE lucky winners. Leave comments on this blog and along the hop by 11:59pm ET on 2/25/18 for your chances to win. Winners will be chosen at random from the comments left on any of the posts on this blog hop and will be announced on the Waffle Flower blog on 2/28/2018. 

We can't thank the following ladies enough for sharing their talents with us!

Waffle Flower (Nina Yang)<-- You're here!
Jennifer McGuire
Amanda Korotkova
Kristina Werner
Channin Pelletier
Kathy Racoosin
Kay Miller
Laura Bassen
Melania Deasy
Amy R
Nichol Spohr
Wanda Guess
Therese Calvird
Jessica Frost

We have a big release this time. Please find all the products here!

I have a technique video using one of Helen Dardik's new sets!

[Video] No-line Watercoloring for Beginners

Watch it below or on our Youtube Channel here!

And here's my finished card:

Supplies used:
- Waffle Flower - Enveloper Me Combo
- Waffle Flower - Enveloper Me Stamp Set
- Waffle Flower - Enveloper Me Matching Die
- Waffle Flower - Wish Stamp Set (sentiment)
- Waffle Flower - Nesting Circles 1 Die
- Waffle Flower - A2 Nesting Rectangles 1 Die
- Waffle Flower - A2 Nesting Rectangles 2 Die
- MSP - Mini MISTI (stamping tool)
- Princeton - #1 Round Watercolor Brush
- Princeton - #0 Round Watercolor Brush
- Kuretake - Gansai Tambi 36 Color Set (On Amazon; Not affiliated)

And here's the card with a video I'm working on as mentioned in today's video! Will share soon!

For an overview on all the new stamps by illustrator, please check out our previews:

For an intro Channin filmed, watch it below or on our Youtube Channel here!

We are also exited to share our new packaging for stamp+die combos! We call them Cloud Storage Pockets!

Cloud Storage Pockets -XL (5-3/4”x8-1/2”)


Cloud Storage Pockets - M (4-1/4”x5-3/8”)

And to celebrate the new release, all orders placed by 11:59pm ET on 2/25/18 will receive a free Mini Location Indicator Die. No code required; Limited 1 per customer; While Supplies last.
Thank you so much for joining us today! Do check out our entire Spring 2018 Release here!

Thank you and best of luck with the giveaway!

Hugs,

Nina

If you are new to stamping and cardmaking, the following videos may be helpful to you:

How to Use Clear Stamps

Watch it below or on our Youtube Channel.

How to Use Matching Dies for Your Stamps

Watch it below or on our Youtube Channel.

How to Use Oversized Clear Stamps

Watch it below or on our Youtube Channel.

 

[WIW] Surface Tag DEMO Videos

on October 14, 2015
Hello everyone! For this week's Watch it Wednesday, we are sharing two video demos of one of our most popular series: Surface - Tag stamps & dies!

Waffle Flower DEMOs

See our stamps & dies in action in 5 minutes or less!

Surface Tag Stamp Set & Coordinating Dies

Surface Tag Stamp Set Surface - Tag Die - Starter Kit Surface - Tag Die - Scallop Add-on

In This DEMO:

- What’s in the Surface Tag stamp set and die set. - Creative ways to use the sets on their own. - Creative ways to combine the sets for endless possibilities - A shaker card from start to finish. (Starts at 1'22") - Card Samples to kick start your creativity. Watch it below or in HD on Youtube

A Homemade Christmas Stamp Set & Tag Die - Santa Add-on

A Homemade Christmas Stamp Set Surface - Tag Die- Santa Add-on

In This DEMO:

- What’s in the stamp set and the die set. - Creative ways to use the sets on their own. - Creative ways to combine the sets for endless possibilities. - Use with our Starter Kit and Scallop Add-on for unique looks and finishes. - Project Samples to kick start your creativity. Watch it below or in HD on Youtube And here is the shaker card we made in the first video: shaker-card-square And here are the tags we made in the second video: Surface Tag Santa Add-on Stamped Find time to create and make something today!

Introducing Gemstone Stamp Set, 3D Diamond Template Die, Rosette Hearts Template Die & Tiny Wings Die

on April 08, 2015
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Hello, everyone! Welcome to Day 3 of our April release! We are introducing 1 more stamp set and 3 more dies today! All products will be available in our store as well as many of our retail partners tomorrow, April 9! We have more videos, card samples and giveaways for you!

Intro Videos

We have three how-to videos today!

Gemstone Stamp Set & Generation Stamping

Watch the intro video here or on our YouTube channel. https://youtu.be/YZdQO3MBIRM

Walkthrough - 3D Diamond Template Die

Watch the intro video here or on our YouTube channel. https://youtu.be/Bf8oes0IJ08

Walkthrough - Rosette Hearts Template Die

Watch the intro video here or on our YouTube channel. https://youtu.be/RBJ1GbkkeGI  

Gemstone Stamp Set

MSRP: $15.99 271036 Gemstone Stamp Set

Idea Sheet

271036 Gemstone-02

3D Diamond Template Die

MSRP: $12.99

310028 3D Diamond Template Die

Tiny Wings Die

MSRP: $2.99 310031 Tiny Wings Die

Rosette Hearts Template Die

MSRP: $27.99 310030 Rosette Hearts Template Die

Samples

wfc-gemstone-card

Inks: 2, 5,  13, 16

wfc-201504-3-Tessa Wise-You're a Gem Card

Inks: 5, 7, 10

wfc-201504-3-Gehring-Gemstone

Inks: 6, 13, 14

wfc-3d-diamond-template-die

Inks: 5

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wfc-201504-3-Amanda-Diamond Decor

wfc-201504-3-Mayline-3d-diamond-card-closeup

wfc-201504-3-Mayline-3d-diamond-card

wfc-201504-3-Gehring-3D Gem Die

wfc-201504-3-Heart Card Amanda

wfc-rosette-hearts-template-die

wfc-310030-rosette-hearts

Also used Flutter Stamp SetInks: 2, 3, 4

Today’s Giveaway!

One Winner to receive all 4 products introduced today! Gemstone Stamp Set 3D Diamond Template Die Tiny Wings Die Rosette Hearts Template Die We want to make sure there are many opportunities to win, so we came up with 10 chances to enter. You do not need to do them all to enter. 1 comment = 1 entry! When the drawing time comes, we will use the total number of comments to draw from. This means that if you are following via Email, Facebook and Pinterest, you will need to leave 3 comments. If you are already a follower, just leave a comment telling us that you did:) * Leave a comment telling us which product are you most excited about, 1 entry. * Subscribe to our Blog Updates and comment here, 1 entry. * Subscribe to our monthly Store News email and comment here, 1 entry. * Like Waffle Flower Crafts on Facebook and comment here, 1 entry * Post to our Facebook Wall with the name of your favorite product from today's intro and comment here, 1 entry. * Follow us on Instagram and comment here, 1 entry. * Follow us on YouTube and comment here, 1 entry. * Follow us on Pinterest and comment here, 1 entry. * Pin any project from this post to Pinterest and comment here, 1 entry. * Join our Flick Group and comment here, 1 entry. Enter before 11:59 pm Eastern on April 8, 2014. The winner will be announced on the blog on April 9. wfc-template-dies All products will be available at 6:00am eastern tomorrow in our store! Thank you for stopping by! See you tomorrow for the design team blog hop!

Introducing A Bunch and Congrats Stamp Sets & Coordinating Dies

on April 07, 2015
248 comments
Hello, everyone! Welcome to Day 2 of our April release! We are introducing 2 stamp sets and 3 dies today! All products will be available in our store as well as many of our retail partners on Thursday, April 9! We have videos, card samples and giveaways for you!

Intro Videos

Today's sets work great together so we have 2 videos for you!

A Bunch Stamp Set & Die (A Card from Start to Finish)

Watch the intro video here or on our YouTube channel. http://youtu.be/eCHTpo-JGgY

Congrats Stamp Set & Die (A Card from Start to Finish)

Watch the intro video here or on our YouTube channel. https://youtu.be/O8Ha4A8TAto

A Bunch Stamp Set

MSRP: $15.99 271034 A Bunch Stamp Set

A Bunch Die Set

MSRP: $23.99 310026 A Bunch Die

Tiny Twine Bow Die

MSRP: $2.99 310029 Tiny Twine Bow Die

Congrats Stamp Set

MSRP: $15.99 271035 Congrats Stamp Set

Congrats Word Die

MSRP: $9.99 310027 Congrats Word Die

Idea Sheets

Use our A Bunch Stamp Set for some pure stamping and coloring fun! The solid stamps are also included for quick cards. Use the dies to make it easy on your hands! 271034 A Bunch-02 Say your congrats with style! This set of 22 stamps covers many happy occasion. Belonging to our Back to Basics collection, this stamp set works great with many of our other products! 271035 Congrats-02

Samples

  wfc-201504-2-a bunch card nina wfc-201504-2-Flower Card Amanda wfc-201504-2-Tessa Wise-Flowers Card wfc-201504-2-Mayline-love-you-a-bunch-card wfc-201504-2-congrats card nina wfc-201504-2-Mayline-A-Bunch-Balloons-card wfc-201504-2-new-job-congrats-card wfc-congrats-a-bunch-card

Today’s Giveaway!

One Winner to receive all 5 products introduced today!
A Bunch Stamp Set
A Bunch Die
Congrats Stamp Set
Congrats Word Die
Tiny Twine Bow Die
We want to make sure there are many opportunities to win, so we came up with 10 chances to enter. You do not need to do them all to enter. 1 comment = 1 entry! When the drawing time comes, we will use the total number of comments to draw from. This means that if you are following via Email, Facebook and Pinterest, you will need to leave 3 comments. If you are already a follower, just leave a comment telling us that you did:) * Leave a comment telling us which product are you most excited about, 1 entry. * Subscribe to our Blog Updates and comment here, 1 entry. * Subscribe to our monthly Store News email and comment here, 1 entry. * Like Waffle Flower Crafts on Facebook and comment here, 1 entry * Post to our Facebook Wall with the name of your favorite product from today's intro and comment here, 1 entry. * Follow us on Instagram and comment here, 1 entry. * Follow us on YouTube and comment here, 1 entry. * Follow us on Pinterest and comment here, 1 entry. * Pin any project from this post to Pinterest and comment here, 1 entry. * Join our Flick Group and comment here, 1 entry. Enter before 11:59 pm Eastern on April 8, 2014. The winner will be announced on the blog on April 9. Thank you for stopping by! See you tomorrow!

Introducing Doily Circle Stamp Set, Doily Square Stamp Sets, Doily Circle Die & Doily Square Die.

on April 06, 2015
239 comments
Hello, everyone! Today we are kicking off our April release by introducing 4 of our 13 new products! All products will be available in our store as well as many of our retail partners on Thursday, April 9! We have videos, card samples and giveaways for you!

Introducing Doily Circle Stamp Set

MSRP: $15.99 271032 Doily Circle Stamp Set

Idea Sheet

Topped with a “smile”, this fun & cute doily set will be a staple in your stash. Use it as a focal or to create a background. 271032 Doily Circle-02

Intro Video

Watch our intro video here or on our YouTube channel. In this video, Nina shares 3 simple ways to use our Doily Circle Stamp Set. 1. Use the doily to create a background. 2. Use the scalloped border to create clouds. 3. Use the scalloped border to create a gown. https://youtu.be/5uMrhLRlJEU

Samples

Unless otherwise noted, all sample cards are 4.25" x 5.5" (Standard A2 Size). wfc-201504-1-doily circle stamp set cards

Check out how to make these three cards in the video here.

wfc-doily-circle-smile-card

We love the look of colorful doilies against a white background! Inks: 2, 3, 5.

wfc-201504-1-Tessa Wise-Smile Card

How clever and cute are those dots Tessa added to her card? Inks: 12.

wfc-201504-1-Gehring-Doily Circle Katie's card sure brought a smile to our face! We love the light violet stripe to bring out all the pink shades on this card! Inks: 4, 5, 6, 7, 10.

Introducing Doily Square Stamp Set

MSRP: $15.99 271033 Doily Square Stamp Set

Idea Sheet

Use this whimsical doily square to frame a sentiment or anything you want, creating visual interests without adding the bulk of paper layers! 271033 Doily Square-02

Intro Video

Watch our intro video here or on our YouTube channel. In this video, Nina shares 3 ways to use our Doily Square Stamp Set: 1. Use it to add details to a card without adding a bulk of paper. 2. Use it with paper piecing technique to make quick cards that look sharp. 3. Use it on a tri-fold card for a fun twist. https://youtu.be/D_TEuQXCXa0

Samples

wfc-201504-1-be-there-or-be-square-card

Thank you for being here today to check out our new release! (Wink!) Inks: 1, 4, 11, 13.

wfc-201504-1-love-and-happiness-card

 If you have our Pattern Play Stamp Set, try stamping a pattern on our Doily Square!

wfc-201504-1-Tessa Wise- Be There or Be Square Card

Tessa backed the fun sentiment with multiple layers of patterned paper squares!

Processed with VSCOcam with c1 preset Can you tell which stamps Sabrina used on her project? We hope a video will be on its way soon! Inks: 1-8 (The entire Spring Blend Inkpad!)

Introducing Doily Circle Die

MSRP: $25.99 310024 Doily Circle Die

Intro Video

Watch our intro video here or on our YouTube channel. In this video, Nina shares her tips and tricks on how to die cut with our Doily Circle Die. Our favorite tip is that you can gently rub on the doily to get all the small pieces out! https://youtu.be/5tNHsiXUO6U

Samples

wfc-201504-1-doily-circle-die-congrats-card

The card that was made in the video here. We will share more about the Congrats Word Die tomorrow.

wfc-201504-1-Gehring-Congrats Doily

White on kraft is such a classy look! Katie made our Doily Circle Die shine!

wfc-201504-1-Mayline-doily-circle-die-card

We love Mayline's fun take on the Doily Circle Die! Who said that we have to poke every small pieces out?

Introducing Doily Square Die

MSRP: $25.99 310025 Doily Square Die

Options

Belongs to our Creative Surface collection, Doily Square Die will provide you with hours of fun! The design of our Doily Square Die is based on the same concept as our popular Flower Circles Die. Before you separate the 3 dies in this set,  we recommend that you diecut it a few times from white cardstock to make the frames. You can then easily color the white cutouts with markers or inks for future projects. wfc-310025-doily-square-die

Intro Video

Watch our intro video here or on our YouTube channel. In this video, Nina shares 2 unique ways to use our Doily Square Die. 1. Stack two doily squares for a simple but detailed look! 2. Use the "left-overs"! https://youtu.be/Ql8w0X11kq0

Samples

wfc-201504-1-doily-square-love-and-happiness-card

Who knew that leaving the small piece in the loops on the aqua layer could create such a fun look?! Inks: 5, 6.

wfc-201504-1-doily-square-miss-you-card

A fun twist on In-laid Diecutting technique! Check out the details in the video hereInks: 3, 10.

 

Today’s Giveaway!

One Winner to receive all 4 products introduced today!
Doily Circle Stamp Set
Doily Circle Die
Doily Square Stamp Set
Doily Square Die
We want to make sure there are many opportunities to win, so we came up with 10 chances to enter. You do not need to do them all to enter. 1 comment = 1 entry! When the drawing time comes, we will use the total number of comments to draw from. This means that if you are following via Email, Facebook and Pinterest, you will need to leave 3 comments. If you are already a follower, just leave a comment telling us that you did:) * Leave a comment telling us which product are you most excited about, 1 entry. * Subscribe to our Blog Updates and comment here, 1 entry. * Subscribe to our monthly Store News email and comment here, 1 entry. * Like Waffle Flower Crafts on Facebook and comment here, 1 entry * Post to our Facebook Wall with the name of your favorite product from today's intro and comment here, 1 entry. * Follow us on Instagram and comment here, 1 entry. * Follow us on YouTube and comment here, 1 entry. * Follow us on Pinterest and comment here, 1 entry. * Pin any project from this post to Pinterest and comment here, 1 entry. * Join our Flick Group and comment here, 1 entry. Enter before 11:59 pm Eastern on April 8, 2014. The winner will be announced on the blog on April 9. Thank you for stopping by! See you tomorrow!

[Videos] Waffle Flower Inkpads, Color Charts & Techniques to Try

on March 13, 2015
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Hello everyone! Thank you for your encouragement and excitement about our April Release! Here at Waffle Flower, we love colors! We add inks to our product line to share great color combos with you! We love the new inkpads so much that we made them available today! You can have 8 beautiful colors for the same price of a stamp set! Spring Blend and Summer Blend are now available in our store and at many of our retail partner stores! If you don't see your favorite store listed, tell them about us!

[Video 1] Introducing Waffle Flower Petal Point Inkpads & Three Techniques

http://youtu.be/KPdpwY_nQzw In this video, Nina introduces the properties of these Petal Point Chalk inks and the benefit of the petal point shape itself. She also shares 3 fun techniques you can use with these beautiful inks! Stamps used in this video will be available in mid April, 2015.

Color Charts

We strongly recommend that you download the ink color charts below, wait for your inks to arrive and then stamp the charts out together with Nina in the following videos! Pause as long as you need to stamp yours! Letter Size Color Chart (8.5" x 11") Download
  • All 32 colors in one chart.
  • Print at 100% for 1" squares. (Hint: use an 1" square punch to fix any mistakes.)
  • Download more charts in the same format for many popular inks at the end of this post.
Pocket Size Color Chart Download
  • Two 4.25" x 5.5" charts for the 32 colors.
  • Print at 100% on letter sized paper, cut in half and then in half again.
And here is the stamped letter size ink chart: 110000-ink-colors-stamped

[Video 2] Spring Blend Inkpad

http://youtu.be/zZHAHPENbYA

Stamp out all the colors from our Spring Blend Inkpad with Nina in this Video. Pause as long as you need to stamp yours!

Quick tip: use the lid to keep your wet baby wipe from damping your paper.

[Video 3] Summer Blend Inkpad

http://youtu.be/i0P3jHG4VUk

Stamp out all the colors from our Summer Blend Inkpad with Nina in this Video. Pause as long as you need to stamp yours! Also in this video, you will see why we need 1" squares!

More Ink Color Charts

Here at Waffle Flower, we love colors and inks. If you like the way the inks are cataloged, you may find the following ink charts helpful too!

Fresh Ink, VersaMagic, Brilliance, VersaFine

Memento, blank template

Thank you for stopping by!

We hope that you can find time to create and make something today!

Supplies