Season’s Givings, New Year’s Card and Giveaway!

seasonsgivingsimageIf you are hopping in order you just come from my sweet, long-time friend Meagan Hoeoppner. LOVE.HER. A warm welcome to my blog…. a big thank you to all who are visiting. I’d like to do my part to add to the “post” holiday cheer that so many others are putting out there into the creative world. I hope to start creating and blogging more, so please take a moment to add me to your reader list and subscribe in the upper right corner of my blog. In hopes of inspiring myself to create more I’d like to give away a little something:
In order to be eligible to win, please subscribe to my blog and leave a comment on this post stating that you’v done so and don’t forget your email. 

Stampin’ Up’s Just Sayin’ Wood Mount Stamp set, this is new and unused. A retired favorite of mine. In addition I’m throwing in two of my favorite colors of Hero Arts Inks Tide Pool and Orange Soda.

For a little New Year’s fun I created a card using one of Stampin’ Up’s new sets, It’s a Celebration:

A crazy watercolor wash serves as the base to my bright white fireworks, while some subtly embossed fireworks pull the white background into the framework of the eye catching centerpiece.

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Let’s continue the celebration by going on to each and every blog on the list below where there are giveaways galore and inspiration beyond your expectations. Go on…. take some time for yourself and see what is going on with the rest of the Season’s Givings Blog Hop!

Lawn Fawn
Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L
Reverse Confetti
Taylored Expressions
Paper Smooches
Neat & Tangled
Technique Tuesday
Clear & Simple Stamps
Richard Garay
My Sweet Petunia
Stamp Simply Ribbon Store
Sunny Studio Stamps
Inchie Arts llc
Scrapbook Update
Buttons Galore
Latisha Yoast
Julia Stainton
Cristina Nunez
Wanda Guess
Vera Yates
Amy Tsuruta
Mary-Ann Maldonado
Lori Craig
Lydia Fiedler
Jenn Shurkus
Lisa Henke
Dina Kowal
Libby Hickson
Emily Leiphart
Cindy Lawrence
Kelly Klapstein
Erica Houtghton
Elise Constable
Julee Tillman
Lee Murphy
Lisa Arana
Giovana Smith
Karen Baker
Lindsay Amrhein
Dana Joy
Marcie Sharp
Megan Hoeppner
Alicia Thelin  >>>>>> you are here!
Asia King
Debbie Seyer
Yvonne Van De Grijp
Tenia Nelson
Michelle Woerner
Christina Griffiths
Lori McAree
Barbara Anders
Jill Hawkins
Veronica Zalis
Leigh Penner
Margie Higuchi
Amy Coose
Melody Rupple
Karen Letchworth
Heidi Ramsey
Jennie Harper
Jodi Collins
Jessica Frost-Ballas
Gracie Chavez
Stephanie Klauck
Savannah O’Gwynn
Terre Fry
Neva Cole
Maria Levine
Misti Oblander

67 thoughts on “Season’s Givings, New Year’s Card and Giveaway!

  1. Isabel Z

    Thank you so much for sharing your creativity and artistry; you inspire me so much. My crafting goal for 2017 is to try to create at least once a week. Doesn’t seem like a lot but balancing work, my family, and taking care of my mom leaves little time for anything else but crafting freshens my soul so it’s important.

  2. Laura Gauthier Turcotte

    what a wonderful card!! My crafting goal for 2017 is to craft more. After 2016, my crafting had taken a back burner due to personal issues. I am determined to get back into the swing of things! Happy New Year!

  3. Mary Holshouser

    I subscribe to your blog.
    Love the watercolor background on the
    card. Beautiful.
    thanks for the offer of a gift.
    Happy New Year

  4. Isabelle

    Wow, I love your card, it’s awesome !
    I wish you a very happy New Year full of fabulous Celebrations !

  5. Peggy Allen

    Thank you for the inspiration. My crafty goal is to make mini albums. Happy New Year!
    God bless,
    Peggy Allen

  6. Beverly Perdue

    Happy New Year Alicia! Thanks for sharing your beautiful card with the watercoloring. Hope you have a blessed 2017. I am a new follower on your blog.

  7. Theresa Buszta

    Happy New Year! What a fun time blog hopping! I’m looking forward to seeing your 2k17 creations! Theresa

  8. Teresa Doyle

    Alicia, I love your card and I am SO excited that I have those snowflake stamps that you used on it. (I don’t have a lot of current products from any where. LOL) Once I had a quick glance at your work I automatically signed up for your news letter and I hadn’t even read your post yet… Can’t wait to see more of your work!
    My email address is:
    Thanks for the chance to win.
    Happy New Year!

  9. April Rogers

    New follower, looking forward to what you create this year. Thanks for sharing.
    I look forward to crafting time as soon as I get the use of my left hand back.
    Stay happy!
    XO Nana

  10. Angelique Vela

    Blessings to you this 2017! Love the card! New follower looking forward to your latest and greatest.

  11. Peggy mcclelland

    Happy new year I tried to subscribe but something’s wrong it won’t let me. Looking forward to seeing more I’ll try again.

  12. Bonnie Thrasher

    Happy New Year. Thank you for participating in this year’s Season’s Giving, and offering such a generous prize. Such a beautiful card. I love it.

  13. ~amy~

    Alicia, love your beautiful Watercolor Wash card…so fun!
    Fab Giveaway! Love that color combo and I’m a fan of SU!
    I subscribe to your blog through feedly!
    Happy New Year!

  14. Melanie Mallek

    My crafty goals for 2017: Organize, stamp, colour, cut, adhere, embellish …and repeat! ♥ Thank you for the generous prize opportunity. I am now your newest subscriber. Cheers to an exciting & crafty new year!

  15. Carla Hundley

    Gorgeous work on
    your card, so lovely.
    I am subscribed to
    see your creations!
    Carla from Utah

  16. Tami Grant

    Thank you for the opportunity to win this wonderful giveaway! Your cards are wonderful and I appreciate you sharing your creativity. Happy New Year!

  17. Dottie Pennington

    How cool your card is. How did you get the white fireworks on the water colored paper? I have subscribed. Thanks for having me.

  18. Samantha Houp

    Beautiful cards. Love Love Love your watercoloring! I’ve subscribed to your blog. Looking forward to seeing more of your creations! Thank you for taking part in the Seasons of Giving Blog Hop. Appreciate the chance to win your fabulous giveaway! Happy 2017!

    Sammibug in Ohio
    lunalayercakemall at yahoo dot com

  19. ColleenB.~Texas

    I put my email address to subscribe in your subscribe area but no subscribe button to clink onto

  20. Linda

    I’m very happy to have subscribed to your blog. I love the card you made its a new perspective, which is exactly what I need. Thank you for being part of the blog hop. Here’s to a wonderful new year.

  21. Helen F.

    Happy New Year, Alicia! Thanks for sharing your beautiful creations 🙂 Love the Watercolor celebrate card!
    I Subscribed adding my email 🙂

  22. Heather Mills

    Oooo . . . what a gorgeous card!! Love your different fireworks. I just subscribed, looking forward to the next year. Thanks for the chance to win such a fabulous prize!

  23. Melissa Sosa

    Such a pretty card. I am new to card making and I look forward to learning new techniques this year. Thanks for the give away.

  24. Julia L

    Hello! Thanks for sharing! I like your projects on the blog. I’ve followed you in Bloglovin as I don’t like getting a ton of emails. Thanks so much!

  25. Barb A in AZ

    Thanks for being a stop on the blog hop. I enjoyed reading your blog and look forward to your 2017 posts.

  26. D.Ann C

    This card is a delight! I love the white-on-white continuation!!
    Thanks for the chance to win your fab prize! I am subscribed to your blog dcomer1 gmail

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