Blog Hopping today with Spellbinders August Clubs Blog Hop Project Inspiration Celebration! Hopefully you have hopped with us before! It is so much fun to celebrate some of my favorite clubs!

For my card today I used the dies from the Small Die of the Month and the Card Kit of the Month.

I used some distress oxides to create the beach sunset and black cardstock to create the plan tree silhouettes.


To celebrate this release, Spellbinders is giving away a $50 gift certificate to 3 lucky blog readers – selected from the comments on the Spellbinder’s blog. Hop along for additional chances to win. Giveaway closes on Sunday, August 30th, 11:59 pm EDT. The winner will be announced in the blog hop post the following Tuesday. The winner is responsible for shipping cost, duties and taxes.

Giveaway Number 2:

You can win a $25 Spellbinders Gift Certificate! That’s right in addition to the above, you get another opportunity to win! I will draw a winner from all the comments to receive a $25 Spellbinders Gift certificate. Feel free to leave a comment!

(Please note, store credit (gift certificate) cannot be applied to Club Subscriptions. Store credit can be applied to shop past Club products, Club extras and regular releases.)

NOW IT’S TIME TO HOP: You should have arrived here from Hussena Calcuttawala And next Up is Virginia Lu. We’ve got lots of inspiration waiting for you created by fabulous card makers. Be sure to visit each one of their blogs and leave them some love!

Let’s get Hopping:

Spellbinders Blog
Nichol Spohr
Tina Smith
Carrie Rhoades
Bibi Cameron
Jenny Colacicco
Laurie Willison
Joy Baldwin
Michelle Short
Jean Manis
Hussena Calcuttawala
Jill Hilliard <——-You are here
Virginia Lu
Ilina Crouse
Varada Sharma
Henriëtte van Mierlo


Subscribe and get your Small Die of the Month kit TODAY!!! 

Card kit of the Month

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  1. Chandhini
    August 22, 2020 / 7:26 am

    Love the choice of colours for ink blending, the silhouette looks great.

  2. Susan Gonyo
    August 22, 2020 / 9:05 am

    Lovely card!!

  3. August 22, 2020 / 9:27 am

    Great card Jill, that’s where I want to be today….a warm island with a umbrella drink haha

  4. Brenda Thomas
    August 22, 2020 / 12:21 pm

    Great cards!

  5. Jacinda
    August 22, 2020 / 12:24 pm

    Love the background colors!! Beautiful

  6. Audrey
    August 22, 2020 / 12:42 pm

    Awesome card!

  7. Deb Wilson
    August 22, 2020 / 1:32 pm

    Thanks for the inspiration.

  8. Nika O.
    August 22, 2020 / 1:56 pm

    Cute cards!!

  9. Sharon Gullikson
    August 22, 2020 / 2:39 pm


  10. Victoria L
    August 22, 2020 / 2:55 pm

    Beautiful card! I love your ink blending, the colors are perfect.

  11. Mary M
    August 22, 2020 / 5:02 pm

    Loved your card….makes me miss being able to go on vacation this year. But with all the money we saved, I can buy more crafty stuff…

  12. Marianne Oar
    August 22, 2020 / 5:58 pm

    Such a cute card- so summery!

  13. Cindy Holmes
    August 22, 2020 / 8:15 pm

    Wow that background nightly sky is absolutely gorgeous!

  14. Brithzi Sandy
    August 22, 2020 / 8:46 pm

    Beautiful card! Palm trees always remind me of Puerto Rico, where I was born.

  15. Nicole Nardi
    August 22, 2020 / 9:49 pm

    Lovely card. Love the ink blendid sunset.

  16. August 22, 2020 / 11:11 pm

    Love the colors behind the scene and the fun patterned paper!

  17. Krista
    August 22, 2020 / 11:29 pm

    Pretty Card

  18. Marisela Delgado
    August 22, 2020 / 11:50 pm

    So pretty! So lovely!

  19. Denise Bryant
    August 23, 2020 / 12:48 am

    Beautiful colors on your pretty card! Love the silhouette scene and the layering!

  20. August 23, 2020 / 3:05 am

    Pretty card!!

  21. August 23, 2020 / 6:27 am

    Thank you for sharing inspiration for how to use these products!

  22. Tandara Smith
    August 23, 2020 / 1:30 pm

    Great card. Thank you for sharing.

  23. Dee Earnshaw
    August 23, 2020 / 3:38 pm

    beautiful card – love the coloring

  24. Jade McClung
    August 23, 2020 / 4:24 pm

    Spectacular! I love the card especially the background and choice of papers.

  25. Juanita
    August 23, 2020 / 4:51 pm

    Thanks for sharing your inspiration. Great card.

  26. Cindy Henry
    August 24, 2020 / 12:11 am

    I just love this month’s card kit! Can’t wait to get mine! TYFS!

  27. Barbara McDonald
    August 24, 2020 / 10:57 am

    Your card is beautiful. I would have never thought to create a sunset seen by cutting the image out of black cardstock. Thank you for sharing.

    • jillhilliard
      August 30, 2020 / 8:11 pm

      You are the Blog hop winner, please check your email.

  28. Debby Green
    August 24, 2020 / 11:53 am

    Beautiful card! Amazing!

  29. August 24, 2020 / 12:24 pm

    Love the rich tropical sky on your card, fab design.

  30. Lauryne Cunningham
    August 24, 2020 / 3:38 pm

    Beautiful card! I love the colors!

  31. Cyndi Morris
    August 24, 2020 / 4:43 pm

    Gorgeous card. I love this small die kit.

  32. dorothyayotte
    August 24, 2020 / 6:23 pm

    Wow, I love your background ink blending! Looks like there is a light illuminating that beautiful sunset. That is a very cool die. Just a beautiful card.

  33. Larissa Heskett
    August 24, 2020 / 11:29 pm

    SWOON!! Such a BEAUTIFUL Card!! I LOVE the STUNNING Colors!! THANKS for sharing and have a FABULOUS WEEK!!

  34. Sue D
    August 24, 2020 / 11:48 pm

    Love this pretty beach sunset.

  35. Julie Wexler
    August 25, 2020 / 1:34 am

    Jill- I love your blended background, and the overall color scheme. For a moment you took me away to a quiet beach at sunset. Thanks for the inspiration (and the momentary respite!) Take Care.

  36. BrendaLea
    August 25, 2020 / 9:42 am

    Your sunset is beautiful and is so perfect for this die!

  37. August 25, 2020 / 10:19 am

    Your ink blending is so pretty! It makes me want to fly away to a remote island and sip some umbrella drinks…

  38. Lisa A Conner
    August 25, 2020 / 10:24 am

    I love this. And what a great way to use up some strips of paper. You could make a sky to match just about any color.

  39. Lori Lehnen
    August 25, 2020 / 5:51 pm

    Absolutely love your card!
    The colors you chose for ink blending are so pretty, excellent job on the blending,
    Thanks for sharing.

  40. Scraporcraft
    August 26, 2020 / 5:03 am

    Nice shading to the circle. I like the layer use.

  41. Ashley Cortez
    August 27, 2020 / 7:40 am

    The black cardstock makes the ink pop out more really pretty

  42. Marie T
    August 27, 2020 / 1:15 pm

    What a beautiful blend of colors and layering!

  43. Yai Marie
    August 29, 2020 / 3:57 pm

    Beautiful card!! Thanks for sharing.

  44. Sheri Carter
    August 30, 2020 / 3:20 am

    I love your small die card-very elegant. Pretty!

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