Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Newton's Nook Designs--A Wine & Cheese Party

Hi everyone! Today is the second day of the Newton's Nook Design's Launch Party, and I can't wait to share my projects for this great set.


Today's stamps come from the set Just Say Cheese, which will be available Friday at the Newton's Nook site. I made a mini ensemble for a wine and cheese party:



I used three different cheese stamps from the Just Say Cheese set, and there are other types of cheese as well. The "brie" and "Gouda" were masked from punny sentiments in the set. I paper pieced the cheese with two types of patterned paper for each. I don't think I was technically accurate on the colors, but they are cartoon cheeses. ;)

Here's a close-up of the invitation:


I paper pieced the Swiss cheese and the cute heart separately. The rest of the invitation was done in Photoshop.

And using two other types of cheese, I made food picks. First is the Gouda:



And the brie:



Are you hungry now, too? :)

As part of the release, Newton's Nook is giving away this set to two lucky winners. You can comment to win on the NND blog and on each of the launch party participants' blogs. You will have until Thursday (July 18th) at 9pm to comment for the drawing. The store is also giving away a gift card on Facebook, so be sure to check it out HERE.

Below are the other participants in the NND launch party. Be sure to check out their blogs!


Thanks for stopping by! I'll be back tomorrow with two more posts. :)


Supplies
Cardstock: (Rustic White) PTI; (Rhubarb) Paper Source
Patterned paper: (orange and white stripe; orange from Fact line) BasicGrey; (yellow woodgrain from Sweet Girl) Echo Park; (yellow from So Noted) Carta Bella
Clear stamps: (cheese, sentiments from Say Cheese) Newton's Nook Designs--available 7/19 
Ink: (Onyx Black) VersaFine
Die: (Duo Die 4) Paper Smooches


55 comments:

  1. Absolutely love your idea for an invitation and cheese labels! What a great idea!

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  2. This looks like such a cute set of stamps!

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  3. Nice way to use the stamps.

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  4. Truly clever use of this adorable set. Perfect for a wine/cheese tasting.

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  5. Fabulous use of these stamps!

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  6. Oh, so clever! Stamping on the patterned paper is brilliant!

    Warmly,
    Sara

    Studio-Sara 

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  7. Ack! Stinking adorable! You should submit to the Moxie Fab Party Ensemble challenge!

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  8. Oh, my CUTE! This is just fantastic!!! You rock!

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  9. What a great set for a cheese party!

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  10. WOW! This is fabulous Jocelyn!

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  11. FAB party ensemble...I'd like to RSVP..hehe

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  12. How cute are these invites and signs?1 I can't believe you didn't invite me! Ha!

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  13. Wow!! Awesome set!! I love the signs!!

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  14. Such a clever idea with the invitation and signs, very sweet!

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  15. That is such a cute and clever way to promote a wine and cheese party. Love the invite and your cheese signs.

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  16. Oh wow, so cute! Cheese toppers....perfect!

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  17. These are adorable!! What a cute idea for a party :)

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  18. This hop just keeps getting better. Great use of the stamps.

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  19. Yummy and super creative! Now you can eat the cheese. Hahaha. :D

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  20. Well cute and practical--how fun is THAT?

    :)

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  21. Super Cute! Now I want some cheese. =)

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  22. Great idea! These would really make a standout presentation for many occasions. Wonderful job Jocelyn! :)

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  23. awesome invitation and party set!

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  24. Fun way to use this set for a Party.

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  25. This is just the perfect way to use this stamp set! Wonderful cheese markers and menu!

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  26. What a perfect stamp set to use for a wine and cheese party--what you made is adorable!

    Chris L.

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  28. What a great party project idea! I have a cheese-head son (over 21) who would love this for his birthday!

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  29. What a great party idea!! I loveeeeeeee these!!

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  30. Thanks for making me hungry. That's a great idea!

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  31. What a great set for a wine and cheese party...love the paper piecing on the cheeses.

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  32. Wonderful idea! If I received an invitation like yours it would go in my squash book!

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  33. Sooo adorable! Love this new set...Thanks for sharing!

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  34. Cool idea! I wish I were invited,! Smiles

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  35. These are wonderful. TFS.
    D~
    http://designsbydragonfly.blogspot.com

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  36. Great idea for a cheese & wine party!!!

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  37. Cute invitation! And I like the cheese flags idea, I have never had a wine & cheese party, but with this set, I just might!

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  38. what a genius idea!!! LOOOOOOOVE the patterns you chose to accentuate the cheeses too!! this is amazing and just so clever! absolute perfection! :)

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  39. Fabulous, fantastic and perfect idea!!!

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  40. You know I am hungry now,too early for wine though! LOL Fabulous creations Jocelyn.

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  41. Clever idea. Our civic club has a High Tea party in January. This would be a good way to identify sandwiches on the trays.
    Thanks for sharing.

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  42. What a great idea !! I love it !!

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  43. Great idea! vERY NICELY DONE

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  44. What a fantastic way to use punny stamps for everyday events, if you can call wine and cheese an everyday event. I really like the out of the box thinking!

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  45. It's always fun to see stamps being used for things other than stamps.

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  46. Such a clever idea to use the cheese stamps as cheese labels.

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