It's time for another fabulous My Monthly Hero release! This month we're combining one of our favorite techniques - Color Layering - with one of our happy places - the lake!
July - the perfect time of year for summertime fun at the lake! This month's kit celebrates the great outdoors. From enjoying the fresh air, to fishing, to doing a cannonball from the end of the dock, life truly is better at the lake! This month's kit includes a 6" x 8" Color Layering stamp set with matching dies, two Fancy Dies to enhance your stamped scenes, 5 cubes of ink in perfect lake-inspired colors, a gorgeous new "blue pearl" embossing powder, and introducing two new additions to our line of Hero Hues Premium Cardstock - Meadow and Lapis!
This month’s kit includes:
This kit is valued at $76, but is an incredible deal at $34.99. It is available in limited quantities – grab yours before they are gone!
Want to add your own spelled out phrases? Log Letters and Numbers is perfect for that. It's a great addition for scrapbooking, too!
How sweet is the Camper Fancy Die? It makes us want to hit the road and visit the National Parks!
Let's not forget one of the best treats in summertime - ice cream! The Ice Cream Cling Background can be used all by itself - but it was also designed to work with our popular Peek-a-Boo Doors Fancy Die!
We've included two new lake-inspired shades of cardstock in this month's kit. We know you're going to love them, so they are each available in a 10-pack of 8.5 x 11 sheets as well. Meadow and Lapis are two new additions to our Hero Hues Premium Cardstock line!
Love all of these fabulous new add-ons? You can Get Them All in a bundle for roughly a 10% savings, while supplies last.
How about one more bundle of goodies? We've pulled together a new item we're calling a Factory Bundle - best selling and overstock items from the past that complement this month's theme! This is the Travel Edition, and it's valued at $52, but available as a bundle for only $34.99! Quantities are limited, so order yours today!
A note for our kit subscribers: You have the opportunity to shop and add items this month without any additional shipping charges. Simply log in to your account and place your order by Thursday, July 4th at 11:59am Pacific in order to take advantage of this offer. Your kit may ship in a separate box than any extras and add-ons, but no additional shipping costs will apply.
Pre-order your kit today - kit shipping begins Monday, July 8th this month due to the holiday.
Now let's take a look at a project Janette created with this month's kit!
The endless hot days of summer are sure to be cooled by a refreshing afternoon at the lake! This month's kit can transport us there with just a little ink, stamps, a few dies and maybe a nessie...
This kit is packed with lake essentials from the boat, to the dock, happy children, fish, birds, mountain and trees, but I fell for the nessie the moment I saw her! I'm not so sure my relaxing lake days would be such if I actually saw a nessie, but it would be memorable, indeed!
Create this project by ink blending Pool Party Reactive Ink above the horizon line and Blue Hawaii below on a 3" x 4 1/4" panel of Dove White cardstock. Stamp nessie in Indigo ink. Die cut mountains from Pebble cardstock and emboss white. Split mountains and adhere one behind the other at the horizon line. Stamp sentiment in Black.
Adhere blended panel to folded card base with dimensional adhesive. Stamp six buoy lines in Crimson ink. Adhere buoy lines as a border around center panel. Trim two buoy lines to add as extensions to the left and right sides of the blended panel for the correct length. Matching the pattern and tucking cut ends where possible will create a polished look.
Our amazing Creative Team as well as some crafty friends are hopping today to help us introduce this release. Please be sure to visit all of their blogs – and leave a comment at every stop along the way. One reader will be randomly selected to receive a free July kit (or reimbursement if you have already purchased your kit!) Leave your comments on all of these blogs by Sunday, July 7th at 11:59pm Pacific, then look for the winner announcement here on the blog the following week.The Hero Arts Blog (you are here!)
Want more interaction with this month's kit & add-ons? We invite you to join us LIVE on Facebook this evening for our My Monthly Hero Release Spotlight! Libby will be walking through the new release and sharing samples, a giveaway, and more. We're so excited for this event and hope to see you there at 9:00 pm Eastern!
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