HSN September 15th, 2017 Product Preview 4 Winner

Hi everyone!

What a day! We are on HSN right now, are you watching?! Join us this morning for our other appearances at 11am and 6pm for special presentations of the Kodak Verite Craft 6 Anna Griffin Edition Printer, and later today we are live at 7pm (no longer in the 10pm hour) for full hours of Anna Griffin Elegant Paper Crafting. This week over 1430 of you left us delightful comments ooh-ing and ahh-ing over the beauty of our new Angelic Card Toppers 2 and letting us know how much you love our new Christmas Pocket Dies and the matching die cuts. Pamela Doroshuk congratulations to you! We are sending these your way, and you have been entered into our drawing for this year’s Anna Griffin | Create in Atlanta, GA.

This is our last recap for the September 15 shows, but don’t worry! We start right back at our product previews for October 3rd THIS Monday! Because we have such a quick turn around for the next 24 hour Craft Day on October 3rd, we will be switching it up the blog posts a bit! Get ready for Monday AND Friday previews that are bursting at the seams with lots of new items and returning favorites! This also means that our giveaways are going to pack a serious punch, so keep those amazing comments coming!

Want more inspiration? Let’s take a look at more pretty projects!

Create pockets like no other with our Christmas Pocket Cut and Emboss Dies! These beautiful pockets easily embellish your holiday cards, and are ready to be filled up with our perfectly paired Christmas Pocket Die Cut Embellishment set! Make themed pockets of holly and berries, Christmas trees, festive florals and more!

Imagine what you can do with our set of 332 holiday themed pocket embellishments! Punch out wintery postcard scenes, gold-foiled Christmas botanicals, delicate snowflakes, sentiment tags and gorgeous Christmas ephemera to add to our Christmas pockets. This library of holiday die cuts is going to be essential to your Christmas crafting this holiday season.

We love how excited you are for our brand new mini kit, Angelic Card Toppers 2! We’ve packed this box with layers, die cuts, stickers, sentiments and angels of course! This gorgeous, Victorian inspired set is going to bring an angelic charm to each and every project you create with it.

Send a box of love to friends and family with our Window Box Card Making Kit with Cutting Dies. This kit is full with over 200 embellishments including lush flowers, pretty patterns, cheerful sentiments and everything you need to send 20 perfect pop ups!

Be sure to tune in for the rest of our shows, and we will introduce a whole new line up of incredible crafting goods on Monday. Have a wonderful weekend, friends!

Love,

Anna

HSN August 16th, 2017 Product Preview 3

Hello there,

Can you believe we are just a little over 2 weeks away from our appearance on HSN August 16th? We are so excited for our upcoming shows at 2am, 11am and 10pm! We have so much more to show you!

Let’s take a look.

We made our double-sided cardstock into 12″ x 12″ sheets for all the intricate, dimensional cards you are creating! You’ll get 4 each of 12 designs for 48 total sheets. This cardstock is perfect to use with all of our die sets for flip cards, window cards and box cards! You’re going to love the patterns that include floral, ornate patterns, scripted text, and more. There are beautiful gold foil accents that will glimmer and glisten on your project!

If there’s one item that has shown up on our product request list multiple times, it’s gift card dies. You asked, and we listened! Our new Gift Card Cutting Dies include 6 dies to create both purse and coin purse shapes to house your giftcards! These giftables are perfect for everything from birthdays and showers to anniversaries and Christmas. The best part is that now you can create beautiful gift card holders for every occasion.

If you need a gift card holder in a flash, our Gracious Giftables card making set offers you 24 holders that are pre-cut and ready to put together! Plus you’ll get 24 tags, 24 bands and 64 gorgeous embellishments to create 4 different styles of 3 dimensional purses and wallets. This set is perfect for Christmas gift card giving!

Can you believe it? Our original pop up card making kit, Pretty Pop Ups is back for August 16th. This kit makes 40 pop up cards in 2 different sizes, 5 x 7 and square cards. In this kit you will get the cards, pop up inserts, sentiments, die cuts, gold foil accents and so much more. This classic Anna Griffin kit is so beautiful that you’ll love having it in your crafting collection.

 

We want your feedback! Comment on the blog with your favorite to enter to win all 4 items, and we will draw a winner at random on Friday.

Bye for now,

Anna

 

 

 

HSN July 11th, 2017 Shopping List

Hi everyone,

Can you believe we’re almost ready to start Craft Day on HSN? Join us tonight at midnight, then 11am, 12pm, 4pm, 7pm and some of the 8 pm hour July 11th for all the crafting fun. As promised, here is your Shopping List with links. We’re busy prepping for the show, and we’ll see you there. Be sure to be a part of all the fun over on our Facebook page. We will be sharing projects and behind the scenes looks at HSN! We have also added tons of pins to our Pinterest page to inspire you, so go take a look!

For even more fun, now through Tuesday, HSN is hosting Ask the Expert! Ask any questions that you have about crafting, products, inspiration and more! Log into your HSN.com account, and ask away! We would love to hear from and interact with you! https://community.hsn.com/forums/crafts-and-sewing/what-questions-do-you-have-for-anna-griffin/667792/ 

Hopefully you subscribe to our youtube channel and have already been watching the Kodak Verité Craft 6 Anna Griffin edition printer in action over the weekend. Here’s a look at Cricut print then cut + Kodak!

Now, on to the the Shopping list for July 11th!

New Items

563154- Anna Griffin Kodak Verité 6 Anna Griffin Edition Printer

546217- Window Frame Card Kit

552838- Delicate Engravings Card Toppers

552836- Floral Cardstock

552857- Vintage Halloween Card Making Kit

552845- Sending Sympathy Stickers

552843- Frame It Coloring Scenes

540477- Anna’s Pop Up Digital Cartridge for Cricut

562658- Anna’s Printable Library Digital Cartridge for Cricut

553436- 3D Flower Cut and Emboss Dies

552846- Tutti Frutti Stamps and Dies

552848- Tutti Frutti Colorbox Inks

551295- Deco Flock Vintage Palette

552844- Favorite Flowers 3 Stickers

553435- Bird Cage and Branches Dies and Folders

552853- Chameleon Color Tops

555601- Xyron Sticker Makers Set of 4

552859- Elegant Instant Scrapbook

Returning Favorites

532431 – Chameleon Anna Griffin Perfect Palette Markers

522251- All About Birds and Butterflies Diecuts

542056- Perfect Pattern Cards for Him

528923- Pretty Pockets Cut and Emboss Die Set

532385 – Pretty Pocket Embellishments

538144- Wishful Thinking Die Set

542073- Die Storage Binder

522568 – Xyron | Anna Griffin Mega Runner Bundle

522556 – Xyron | Anna Griffin Creative Station

529122- Anna Griffin Go Press and Foil Machine

489145- Summer/Fall Card Layers

489139- Seasonal Stamps (Summer/Fall)

489140- Seasonal Ink Pads (Summer/Fall)

442900- Spooky Glitter Cardstock

499596- Halloween Stickers

509357- Deco Flock Everyday

There you have it! Make sure you rest up because we have so much to show you!

Xoxo,

Anna

 

 

HSN July 11th, 2017 Product Preview 3 Winner + How to Series: Anna’s Gracious Giftables

Hi everyone!

We have a fun-filled Friday for you, including our first ever Clearance Shows that are happening on HSN TODAY! Will you be watching? We will be live at 12pm and 4pm EST for two full hours of crafting.

Next month’s Craft Day is July 11th and we’ll be on at midnight, 11am, 12pm, 4pm, 7pm and some of the 8 o’clock hour!

We heard from over 1156 of you about the 4 new products that we debuted on Monday. Today’s winner is Donna Petruso! Congratulations, you will receive our bundle of Floral Cardstock, the Anna Griffin Palette Color Tops, Frame It Coloring Scenes and the Anna’s Pop Up Card digital cartridge from Cricut! Wow, what a great win! But, don’t worry we have another giveaway on Monday!

We have a few more inspiring projects to show you!

Mix and match patterns with our bundle of Floral Cardstock! You’ll get 72 double-sided layers in three varying sizes- 5″ x 7″, 6″ x 6″ and 12″ by 12″. We can’t wait to see what you create with these lovely florals!

Use your Chameleon Markers and Color Tops to create art like no other! Our set of 96 Frame It Coloring Scenes have the most gorgeous designs for you to color. Create wall art in the form of a gallery, make a gift for a friend or even turn your 12″ by 12″ scene into a scrapbook layout!

Combine colors beyond your wildest imagination with our new Color Tops. These toppers are in the same Anna Griffin color palette, and coordinate beautifully with the Chameleon Markers you already have! The smooth transition and blending of colors make for endless possibilities.

Fun cards are popping up all around with our Anna’s Pop Up digital cartridge for Cricut! There are 14 amazing themes for you to create dimensional cards for each and every occasion. Say Hello, Happy Birthday or even Congratulations in a unique, special way!

Next up, we are continuing our how to series with a tutorial on Anna’s Gracious Giftables. Get out your Cricut, and let’s make a giftable together! https://design.cricut.com/#/design/61224863

 

MATERIALS

  • Anna Griffin® Gracious Giftables Digital Images Cartridge 540-473, Coin Purse Holder
  • Cricut® Explore Air 2 Anna Griffin® Edition – 533-589
  • Cricut® 12×12” Standard Grip Mat
  • Cricut® Gold-Color Tool Bundle 451-977 – Weeding Tool & Scoring Stylus
  • Color Printer
  • Anna Griffin® Charlotte Papercrafting Collection – 489-141 – 1, 12” x 12” Gray & Gold Cardstock Piece
  • Anna Griffin® Everyday Perfect Palette II Cardstock– 505–105 – 1, 12” x 12” Gold Glitter Cardstock Piece
  • 5” x 11” White Cardstock
  • 2 Print Then Cut Floral Embellishments – Boutonniere & Pink Rose
  • 1 Print Then Cut Sentiment – A Gift For You
  • Double Sided Adhesive

SIZING

The sizes can be scaled larger or smaller by adjusting the grouped images or individual layers in the edit panel.

Individual Layer Sizes

Coin Purse – 5.75” W x 10.095”H

Purse Claps – 5.75” W x 2.573” H

Gift Card Holder – 4.25”W x 2.193” H (to fit the average gift card size of 3.375” x 2.125”)

Band – 0.95” W x 10” H

Sentiment Embellishment– 1.763” W x 1.763” H

Boutonniere Embellishment – 1.865”W x 3.11” H

Large Rose Embellishment – 2.603”W x 3.11”H

If using single sided cardstock, duplicate purse clasps and flip horizontally.

ASSEMBLE

Fold the coin purse base in half along the score line, and adhere the clasps with double sided adhesive.

Fold the strip to fit around the coin purse, overlapping the ends, and adhere with double sided adhesive to make a removable band. Embellish band with floral embellishments and sentiment.

There you have it! A fun-filled Friday as promised! We will see you on HSN in a few hours, and right back here Monday for our next product preview! Have a great and craft weekend.

Bye for now,

Anna

HSN August 30 2016 Sneak Peek 4 Winner

Greetings, Griffinites!

We hope you’ve had a great week. This week is about to get even better for one blog reader.  Over 1200 of you commented on Tuesday’s post, and Kitty Davis today is your day!  We hope you have the best time making Christmas Pop Up cards, using the Christmas Envelope Stamps and Pop Up Dies to make your own 3D card creations.  This is quite the collection!

Let’s take one more peek at some inspiring projects.

The Christmas Pop Up Card Kit is going to be your classic, go to card kit this holiday season.  There are so many options with this seasonal kit that you will be able to make your own unique, impressive holiday cards for everyone!

Beauty Shot 6 gold sideways Beauty Shot 5 silver front

Christmas Envelope Stamps now come with the pop up kit and they add just the right amount of Christmas magic to all the greetings that you will send.  The assorted 22 clear stamps will cover all of your warm holiday wishes, and will set your cards apart from the rest!

Christmas Envelope Stamps 5

Christmas Envelope Stamps 5.5

Our Pop Up Dies will make you a card making star!  Turn any and every card into a 3D masterpiece with these 4 different pop up dies.  This set is so easy to use, and the dies even scores the lines for you.  We can’t wait to see what you create with them.

Pop Up Dies 5 outside

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Meet us right here on Tuesday for the next preview of August 30th.

On a more personal note, thank you for all the amazing birthday cards, gifts and well wishes leading up to today.  They mean so much!

With sincere thanks,

Anna