Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Hoppin' with Swirlydoos!!

Welcome to:

July Scrapbook Kit Reveal & Blog Hop!

If you came here from Rae's Blog, then you are on the right track. If not, go back to Swirlydoos' blog and start from there. We have some amazing projects for you to see today !! Make sure to leave a comment on all of the blogs for a chance to win!!! Make sure you have LIKED & FOLLOWED Swirlydoos on Facebook!!!
Swirlydoos is proud to bring you our beautiful June collection:

Celestial Summer

And check out these coordinating add ons that perfectly compliment our July scrapbook kit!

Are you a subscriber? If so, your kit is on it's way! If not, check out the Swirlydoos store to see if there are any July kits or add ons in the store!

Has it sold out? - become a subscriber and not only will you never miss a kit again, but you'll also pay less for your monthly scrapbook kits!
*Mention this blog hop and save 10% on your first kit*

Die~Namites Dies is a PROUD sponsor of SWIRLYDOOS!!

Our dies are made in USA from 100% steel and work with all major die-cutting tools in the market. Die-Namites feature small little "poke holes" through out the die to help you get clean cuts and easily remove the paper from the die once your cut is done. 

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Howdy Swirlydoo fans, Lynne Forsythe here!
I am SOOOOOOO excited to be joining along
this month's Swirlydoo's Blog Hop Reveal.
the Die~Namites Altered Canvas Kit.

I had SOOOOO much fun working with
Here is my finished creation.

In my video, I will be showing you how I altered
the Petaloo ~ Penny Lane Mixed Blossoms
and how I created the background foliage
using Die~Namites Dies ~ Large Ivy Die
and various papers.

(I apologize for the quality of the video!!!)

So, let's get started! Make sure to leave a comment on all of the blogs for a chance to win!!! 

You have until midnight, eastern time, on Thursday, 7/10 to complete the hop. Winners will be announced on the Swirlydoos Blog on 7/11. In order to qualify to win here is what you need to do:
1: Visit all of the blogs and leave a comment on each. This way we know you were there. Take your time. There are REALLY beautiful things to see along the way.
2: Before you leave each blog, look for the “special” words and write it down. 
Once you have visited all the blogs and collected all the special words, they will create a sentence. 
3: Finally, go back to the Swirlydoos blog and leave a comment letting us know how much fun you had, tell us the sentence that was created with all of the special words you collected. Can't wait to hear from you.

My special word is : EVERYONE
The party continues over at Tracey's blog. Have fun!


  1. Thanks for hopping along. I love the die that was included in the kit. So many different ways to use it.

  2. Lynne, your canvas is just perfect. The ivy die cuts look great!

  3. Love your gorgeous canvas, Lynne! Thanks so much for participating in this month's blog hop! Love that ivy die!

  4. Your canvas is gorgeous! Love the colours and the use of the dies!

  5. Gorgeous canvas...thanks for the tutorial.

  6. Awesome, that is a beautiful creation. love the Ivy!!

  7. Wonderful tutorial! Thank you for the inspiration. Love the canvas.

  8. beautiful canvas! and a great tutorial!

  9. So GREAT to have you back at Swirlydoos for this tutorial! It was awesome as usual. I loved the three different ways to ink the leaves. Really liked the effect on the linen paper. BEAUTIFUL canvas!!

  10. Love the canvas! Your blooms are outstanding and can't wait to watch the video on how to make the foliage! Thanks for sharing! All the best! :)

  11. Such beautiful work!
    Love all the techniques
    Carla from Utah

  12. Lovely die and looking forward to watch your tutorial.

  13. Beautiful canvas! I'd love to try some of your products.

  14. Great tutorial..thanks for sharing :)

  15. Wow Lynne - I have always loved your projects but I have never seen one of your videos. So thank you. I think that has happened to me before with using the heat gun and getting bubbles, but love the flowers and cutting up the ivy. Can't wait for my canvas kit!!!

  16. Fantastic video, and what a gorgeous canvas!!! I can't wait to start playing with my die!!!

  17. Thanks for participating in the blog hop!

  18. What a gorgeous canvas. Can't wait to watch the video

  19. Beautiful canvas! I love the Large Ivy die with those gorgeous blossoms! Pretty color combo and a great kit!

  20. Beautiful canvas! I love that Ivy! I will come back and watch the video again. Thanks for sponsoring this blog hop!

  21. You did such an amazing job with that vine!

  22. Great video, and I love your dies!

  23. Awesome video Lynn and I love you canvas!

  24. Love that die! & Thank you for the fabulous video!!

  25. Beautiful canvas... And I love that die! Thank you for the video

  26. Gorgeous, so beautiful thanks for the tutorial!

  27. Fabulous canvas and definitely got to have this die you designed. Did you do both the large and small designs, I'm betting you did. So excited to see you here, cant wait to go watch the video, saving it for the end to sit back and enjoy. Love your tutorials, became obsessed when you used to do the monthly tags, lol.

    1. PS My Lynne shelf of recommended products now covers several rows, and drawers, lol.

  28. this is so beautiful. Looks like a fence with all of the flowers hanging from it.
    The sentiment is great.
    Wonderful project.

  29. Thank you so much for hopping along with Swirlydoos! and.... OMG LYNNE!!!! I simply LOVE your project and have enjoyed your video so much. That die is AMAZING!!!! A total MUST HAVE!!!!!