Waffle Flower Spring 2018 Release

Waffle Flower Spring 2018 Release


Hello all and welcome to Waffle Flower Craft’s Spring 2018 Release Blog Hop!! Yay!! This is a large and fabulous release and I have lots of cards to share so let’s drive right on in!!

I’m going to separate my cards by illustrator and I’ll start with the immensely talent and super kind (I got to meet her 😊) Helen Dardik! There are 4 gorgeous sets by Helen in this release, adding to her Enveloper series; Enveloper Coffee, Enveloper Hugs, Enveloper Me, & Enveloper Gentle.


I used the main image from the Enveloper Hugs Stamp Set and stamped it in Salty Ocean Distress Ink.


I then simply reactived the ink once it was stamped with water and a paint brush.


For this card I used the Enveloper Me Stamp Set mainly. I stamped the girl and enveloper from the Enveloper Me Stamp Set in Memento Tuxedo Black onto the card front. I then stamped flowers from the Enveloper Me & Enveloper Hugs stamp sets in a rainbow of Waffle Flower dye inks (My Pleasure, Oh Happy Day, You Said That, Chirp Chirp, Me Fish in Pond, Daydreaming, & Happy Go Lucky).


I finished up by stamping the girl again on a scrap of white cardstock then diecutting her out with the matching die and adhering her and a white embossed sentiment to the front.


For this sweet card I stamped a rainbow background with Waffle Flower dye ink (Tickled Pink, My Pleasure, Oh Happy Day, You Said That, Chirp Chirp, Me Fish in Pond, Daydreaming, Happy Go Lucky, & Safe Choice) with the Plaid Play Stamp Set. I then stamped the tiger and sentiment from the Enveloper Gentle Stamp Set in Versafine Onyx Black and die cut the tiger with the matching die and reattached him with foam tape.

Next up is the amazing Flora Waycott!! Flora has 2 sets in this release; Tea Party & Flora Home.


I used the Flora Home Stamp Set to decorate the Pop-up House Die cut outs.


The sentiment is also from the Flora Home Stamp Set.


After Flora we will move onto Big Bear and Bird. Bug Bear and Bird has four sets this release, Spring Time, Summer Time , Autumn Time , & Winter Time.


I stamped and copic colored several images from the Spring Time Stamp Set and then cut them out with the matching dies.


I made a circle frame using the new Nesting Circle Dies 2.


For this card I also stamped and copic colored several images from the Summer Time Stamp Set. Once colors I cut out the images with the matching dies and adhered them onto my card front. The sentiment however is from the Stitched Cacti Stamp Set.


Next up is this card I created with the Winter Time Stamp Set. I stamped and copic colored several images from the set and the die cut them out with the matching dies.


I then created a frame and terrarium top and base with the A2 Nested Dome Die. I then stamped and colored a background. Next I stamped and heat embossed a sentiment from the A Homemade Christmas Stamp Set onto the background, then arranged all the images over it, and covered up all loose ends with the terrarium frame.

Next up is Liz Mytinger! Liz illustrated two sets for this release; Grow Happiness & Limo Ride.


I actually created two cards using the Grow Happiness Stamp Set. First up is the card in which I also used the new Apartment Builder Die and the A2 Grid Panel Die to construct this sweet scene.


I filled the scene with images from the Grow Happiness Stamp Set which I copic colored and die cut with the matching dies. The sentiment was created with the Perfect Word Die and the In Everyway Stamp Set.


For my second card, I also stamped and copic colored the images from the Grow Happiness Stamp Set but this time I arranged them in and around a grid die cut created using the new 9 Grids Die.


I actually stamped the rainbow pattern on the grid using the Plaid Play Stamp Set and several Waffle Flower dye inks (Tickled Pink, My Pleasure, Oh Happy Day, You Said That, Chirp Chirp, Me Fish in Pond, Daydreaming, Happy Go Lucky).


Next up is the Limo Ride Stamp Set. For this card I simply stamped and copic colored several the images from the Limo Ride Stamp Set, die cut them with the matching dies, and then arranged them onto a coral A2 card base.

Next up is Waffle Flower’s newest illustrator Kamo!! Kamo has 10 sets in this release and they are all amazing; Level Up, Tu-Tu Cute, Wish, Toadally, Hoppy, Pencil In, Jungle Birthday, Hello, Biking Girls, & Floating Boys.


First up is the fun pull tab card using the Tu-Tu Cute Stamp Set. I used the Pull Tabs Die create the pull tab and track for the ballerina.


I used the new A2 Nesting Rectangles 1 Die to create the opening in the front panel.


And I copic colored the ballerina and curtain and cut them out using the matching dies.


Next up is the Pencil In Stamp Set. I started by stamping and copic coloring several images from the Pencil In Stamp Set.


I then cut out the images with the matching dies and then arranged then in and around a grid panel die cut using the A2 Grid Panel Die. I also ink blended behind the panel with a rainbow of inks.


I also made this sweet card using Kamo’s Hoppy Stamp Set and matching dies. I ink blended a little scene, stamped a sentiment, and then cut the panel using the Lacy Layers Die.


Next, I simply popped the lacy panel up with craft foam and then adhered all the images I copic colored onto the card front.

Last up is the two new sentiment stamp sets; Embroidered Greetings and Folded Happy.


For this card I simply ink blended a rainbow of Waffle Flower inks (My Pleasure, Oh Happy Day, You Said That, Chirp Chirp, Me Fish in Pond, Daydreaming, & Happy Go Lucky) onto an A2 panel. I then stamped and white heat embossed “Friend” from the Embroidered Greetings Stamp Set.


Then stamped and white embossed the rest of the sentiment onto a strip of black cardstock then adhered it to the card front with foam tape.


And last but not least are these two cards I created with the Folded Happy Stamp Set.


For this his card, I simply stamped “Happy” repeatedly in Waffle Flower Inks (My Pleasure, Oh Happy Day, You Said That, Chirp Chirp, Me Fish in Pond, Daydreaming, & Happy Go Lucky).


I then stamped it again and “Birthday” in VersaFine Onyx Black. Next I cut and adhered strips of holographic paper inside the “happy”.


And for this final card I ink blended the same assortment of inks using a contact paper mask.


I then stamped the sentiment from the Folded Happy Stamp Set and then once again cut and adhered strips of holographic paper inside the “happy”.

I hope enjoyed! Thanks for stopping by and enjoy the rest of the hop!



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

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.

Blog Hop:

Waffle Flower
Jennifer McGuire
Amanda Korotkova
Kristina Werner
Channin Pelletier <<<<< You are here>>>>>
Kathy Racoosin
Kay Miller
Laura Bassen
Melania Deasy
Amy R
Nichol Spohr
Wanda Guess
Therese Calvird
Jessica Frost



194 thoughts on “Waffle Flower Spring 2018 Release

  1. WOWZERS Channin, what an AMAZING body of work and an incredible showing of this release!!!
    These certainly are very talented designers and I like that you gave them some love by showcasing their designs! Cudos to YOU and the designers of these amazing stamps!

  2. OMG, and WOW, I am STUNNED yes STUNNED, your beautiful cards just kept rolling and rolling, after I read and looked at each I kept thinking thus HAS to be the last one, BUT no there is more and more BEAUTY and AMAZMENT to come, girl how did you find the time to make all these beautiful cards with all the detail and beauty and colors an my!! Really, wow girl, you ROCK and are my hero, thanks for letting us see so much of this awesome release today.

  3. Oh my GOSH, every single one is amazing!!!! I am shocked that you made so many cards that are able stoppers. Each one i saw i would think wow this is amazing!

  4. What an amazing array of cards! Each one is amazing – I can’t believe you did all that. The little pop up house is my absolute favorite. It is just incredible.

  5. Wow, I am in AWE of your beautiful cards! You have been busy making
    lots of loveliness with this wonderful release. Just when I pick a favorite,
    another takes its place. I can’t decide. They are all beautiful.

  6. I don’t even know where to begin, you are amazing all of your cards and you little house are fantastic they left me speechless. Beautiful work on everything.

  7. Wow, wow, wow! What beautiful work! Your first project grabbed my attention immediately and the hits just kept coming! Thank you for all the wonderful inspiration.

  8. Absolutely incredible cards! That rainbow background with the Plaid Play set is so beautiful. I want every stamp set now!

  9. WOW! Breath-taken-away by your array of cards that have planted a mega-watt smile alllll over my face! I can think of audiences for everything in this new release: ballet images for my niece’s ballet/jazz teachers/friends; teacher thank you cards for my niece and nephew’s teachers/coaches; and the critter images simply because they’re beyond adorable (the capybara has captured my heart!). Thank you for sharing your creativity with us!

  10. So many cute cards. I love the spring release. Hope we have spring soon. Still below freezing here in North east Washington.

  11. I love the “Perfect Together” card. Those mice are so cute! That would make a great anniversary, wedding or just an I love you card.

  12. I loved your cards and it seemed as I was scrolling down, looking at them, each one was cuter than the last. That little house is too cute! Beautiful colors also.

  13. I am torn to pick a favorite from your examples. If pressed though I would choose the bunny peeking through the framed circle and the Tutu cute. Love all the cards. Thanks!

  14. I am in cuteness overload!!! Highlights were: All the bright beautiful colors and coloring; the adorable little Flora Home card and 3D project; Grow Happiness cards; Tu-Tu Cute tab card and just everything you did here!!! Absolutely wonderful!

  15. What a huge amount of cards you’ve created! I love the rainbow effect on so many. Bright and cheerful without being overpowering.

  16. I so admire your talent. Waffle Flower is honored to have you create with the new release. The bear and mice just make me smile.

  17. WOW! That is a lot of cards, and after thinking I saw a card you could not top, you surprised me with yet another! Love the happy colours.

  18. I love every one of your cards. Each one is so unique, and the images are wonderful. The first one in blue is my favorite — just beautiful!

  19. What a fun time you must have had with all these images! Great job. I love the Plant Dreams best because of that little mouse! thanks for sharing.

  20. I’ve not come across Waffle dies before. I haven’t seen them here in the UK, but I’m hooked already. I’m heading straight over to the website to get those little girls in tutus – so sweet and my great nieces are all ballet mad!

  21. OMG you have really outdone your selves with these gorgeous creations – love them all and will definitely be casing them lol!!!

  22. Oh my gosh, you were busy! All of these examples are spectacular! I am especially fond of Big Bear and Bird. Those illustrations are the best! I need to get my hands on some Waffle Flower goodness!

  23. Well, you had me from the start with your creative cards, but I was giddy at the Spring Time Stamp Set! Too sweet!
    Thanks for sharing!

  24. You certainly have been busy making all of these delightful cards from these terrific sets! I couldn’t begin to pick a favorite but all the critters are just so cute.

  25. Amazing line up! So much to love with this release. You did a wonderful job showcasing the products! Will definitely keep this post for inspiration, thank you!

  26. My eyes are popping at all these amazing cards! WOW, everyone of them is fabulous. I take it you haven’t slept for awhile. ha ha.

  27. WOW ! You’ve been inspired by this release….. and all your creations are fantastic ! Plenty colors, themes, ideas and techniques. Thank you for sharing your creativity with us !

  28. Wow! I love all of your bright spring colored cards! So many beautiful new stamp sets and dies! I think my favorite would have to be those cute little mice in Perfect Together and then the Tutu Cute! Thanks for all the great inspiration!

  29. Holy cow, you went to town with these new sets! Not that I should be surprised given the amazing stuff I see you do on the Waffle Flower channel all the time, but this is incredible. Where even to begin? I love the watercolor look you achieved with just the distress oxides. I’m definitely going to have to try that. And the slightly offset rainbow tiger is delightful. I mean, who am I kidding, all of these are delightful and just make me happy. Thank you for sharing so many great ideas and inspiration. It’s like a master class in a blog post!

  30. I am totally blown away by the diversity and quantity of cards that you have produced with this amazing release. I’ll be studying these for weeks!

  31. Goodness, what a beautiful collection of projects! You’ve really done an amazing job of showing off this new collection.

  32. You have been busy creating these delightful projects! All are fabulous… I especially love the first one with the Enveloper Hugs stamp, the tiger, that adorable bunny card, and the house! Awesome release!

  33. I can’t believe the number of cards that you created for this release. Your layouts and designs are spectacular.

  34. i have no words really. I LOVE all of your creations…that apartment builder card…and that 9 grid die!!!!!! It’s going to be a very expensive month here as I love this release so much!

  35. You are amahhhhzing! So many wonderful creations. And I love how your worked the rainbow of the new packaging into so many of them. Trying to pick a fave… I think the tiger, die cut and adhered offset for that extra little something. Oh, and of course the blue a-la-Helen very first card!

  36. So many fantastic projects.
    Love the tiger cut from the striped paper.
    The house is darling – will go with my
    collection of little houses. thanks for
    sharing. txmlhl(at)yahoo(dot)com

  37. My goodness girl you have got Skills!!!! All of these are just fabulous!! Thanks for sharing and a chance to win!

  38. oh, my gosh – such Wonderful cards!! LOVE them ALL, but my favorite is your ballet dancer, pull-tab card. There are many little ‘ballerinas’ in my family! This is a great Release from Waffle Flower!

  39. Oh my goodness, so many gorgeous cards! It’s no wonder you were so inspired with such a cute release. Waffle Flower has outdone themselves this time!

  40. Wowee! You’ve set us crafters up with a ton of inspiration :). I think my favourite is your first card. So so simple, the the impact is like wow!

  41. WOW !! Thank you for all the wonderful cards ! I love this release and I planned to buy 5 stamp sets . But after seeing all your cards, I think I need all of them !

  42. Wow is all I can say. There is so much to look at and all so different. It makes me want to try it all . You are very talented. Well done also with your color choices. They work so well together and your tiger card is really awesome…. Nice job 🙂 I also loooooved your Happy Birthday Card… 🙂

  43. Oh my , your cards are just beautiful! So many great new designs! Wonderful inspiration thanks for sharing.x

  44. Such great inspiration from you for us from this fantastic new WF release. The variety and creativity are outstanding! 🙂

  45. WOW Channin you had a GREAT time making all these fun cards. I think this release is Waffle Flower’s best to date and there’s so much fun to be had. Love the stamps and stand-alone dies as well. Thanks so much for sharing & inspiring with so many awesome cards and I hope you have a great weekend. #kindnessmatters

  46. Fab, fab, new release, the cards you’ve made absolutely rock, so many great idea’s for inspiring us all, thank you for all those x

  47. Wow Channin! What a feast for my eyes…So many amazing examples of how to use this great release! THank you!

  48. I love, love, love your cards! My favorite is the “Perfect Together” – such a sweet scene! And now you’ve made me want the pull tab dies desperately!

  49. My favorite is the circle bunny card but I also liked bluebird card. Hard choices. Nice job and some “thinking outside the box”.

  50. WOW WOW WOW. You absolutely slayed this release! Those darling mice that look like they are in a store front, the monochromatic enveloper, the rainbow tiger, and the spring bunny are all the CUTEST!!! Awesome job. This is such a darling release!

  51. So many great cards! Just wow! My favorite are the first one, love all the blues, and then the sweet little house card, the new stamped accents for the houses are so sweet, and the interactive ballerina card is just darling!

  52. I absolutely love each and every card that you made. The fact that almost every card you made uses my favorite color in the whole wide world, yellow, has me smiling from CT to CA. They are all so very colorful and I love each and every one of them. Do I have a fave? You bet I do! I love the one that says Plant Dreams. Not only is it as colorful as I am sometimes, but it has flowers and plants on it. Every year I plant flowers and veggies from seeds. I love how it looks when they come up. However, for the past 3 years or so we have mutant ninja squirrels who love to dig everything up and ruin my garden. When I win and I get the set with the flowers and plants in it, I can stamp as many as I want and those mutant ninja squirrels can’t dig them up and ruin them. I am loving that! Now if only I could do that outside.
    Thanks for showing us all the colorful and amazing cards that were created and for giving us the chance to win something.

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