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Summertime Scenes

May 15, 2015

Welcome! This week we share with you our brand new release… Sunshine and Smiles. This new collection is loaded with stamps and Creative Dies that are meant to bring sunshine and smiles to your projects AND to all those with which you share your creations! You can view the complete catalog HERE and all new products will be available in our online store beginning Friday, May 15.


Mountains, trees, butterflies, and garden gates… these summertime scenes are filled with sunshine.

Introducing 40-381 Gentle Breeze:



Card sample above also features 30-286

Introducing Creative Die 51-139 Butterflies:



Card sample above also features 51-106, 80-008

Introducing Creative Die 51-143 Mountains:



Tag design above also features 30-283

Introducing Creative Die 51-144 In the Garden:



Card sample above also features 51-093, 30-274

Introducing Creative Die 51-146 Gothic Gate:



Card sample above also features 30-292, 30-286, 51-132


Want to win a $25 shopping spree to our online store so you can add these new stamps and creative dies to your stash? Just leave a comment on our blog each day this week for a chance to win and for an extra entry, simply “like” our Facebook page and leave a comment there, too. (Giveaway closes Sunday, 5/17 at 11:59 PM PST.)


And remember, TGIF!


“Like” our page on Facebook for exclusive inspiration by Birgit Edblom!

124 Comments leave one →
  1. Rose J permalink
    May 15, 2015 12:07 am

    Beautiful cards again! The first one with Gentle Breeze is really lovely. Loving the new dies too.

  2. Barbara Vaccari permalink
    May 15, 2015 12:16 am

    Hi there,

    I’m from Italy and I ‘d love to buy your stamps, can you give the names of your retailers in North Italy to find a good variety of them? here in Savona there is one but she has just a few of them.

    Thanks in advance Barbara Vaccari Albisola superiore 17011 (Savona)

    Inviato da iPad


  3. May 15, 2015 12:19 am

    guys who make it are so talented!! this is so beuatiful!!!!

  4. Clelie permalink
    May 15, 2015 12:37 am

    You never cease to amaze me! All are wonderful…Gentle Breeze is quite lovely. The new panel dies are fabulous!

  5. May 15, 2015 1:09 am

    Love the heartfelt thanks card and that card with the gate is gorgeous.

  6. May 15, 2015 1:42 am

    Love the new stamps and dies, so great.

  7. Holly Saveur permalink
    May 15, 2015 1:51 am

    All so gorgeous!

  8. May 15, 2015 2:01 am

    I love all the intricate dies.

  9. kanda permalink
    May 15, 2015 2:32 am

    Wow, these are all so wonderful. The new dies are super and the ‘gentle breeze’ stamp perfect for so many occasions xx

  10. dlweldon permalink
    May 15, 2015 2:44 am

    I’m loving this release! I’m not sure what I like best… Its all so beautiful.

  11. May 15, 2015 2:54 am

    I love the Gentle Breeze stamp. It’s so versatile – just by changing the colours you’d be able to create so many different looks x

  12. Pam permalink
    May 15, 2015 3:08 am

    Gorgeous cards fro these great new sets.

  13. May 15, 2015 3:18 am

    Pardon the pun, but those dies are to die for!! What stunning new releases and work from the DT.!!

  14. Jan Mancini permalink
    May 15, 2015 3:27 am

    Yay! Friday is here and I have already bought a bunch of the new dies and stamps! Now the anticipation is waiting for them to get to my house!

  15. Dianne Crowe permalink
    May 15, 2015 3:41 am

    Great looking new dies. Beautiful cards using them.

  16. naylogan permalink
    May 15, 2015 3:49 am

    beautiful cards…love how she used the stamps and dies..great new release~!

  17. Michel E permalink
    May 15, 2015 4:08 am

    Great projects. Love this release.

    craftymom205 at yahoo dot com

  18. Mary Lehett permalink
    May 15, 2015 4:10 am

    The new dies are fabulous!

  19. May 15, 2015 4:32 am

    LOVELY, once again! Your BEAUTIFUL creations make me SMILE!!! 😉

  20. Donna Faye permalink
    May 15, 2015 4:57 am

    Such pretty stamps for a lovely summer!

  21. Julieann permalink
    May 15, 2015 5:10 am

    Love these new dies thay are amazing.

  22. Miriam Prantner permalink
    May 15, 2015 5:11 am

    I love these new dies and that first stamp is so pretty, love the movement in it.

  23. May 15, 2015 5:13 am

    Gorgeous dies!!! Love the dt projects!!

  24. May 15, 2015 5:28 am

    Penny Black, you spoil us – so many lovely stamps and die cuts to choose from!

  25. Amy McCue permalink
    May 15, 2015 5:33 am

    Those are fabulous dies! You folks are so clever over at Penny Black! I can see some of those coming my way!

  26. May 15, 2015 5:34 am

    Once again, an amazing array of cards…stunning!

  27. melissaf123 permalink
    May 15, 2015 5:37 am

    Love these intricate dies – such beautiful cards with dies doing lots of the work, gotta love that!

  28. Anne Fletcher permalink
    May 15, 2015 5:38 am

    There is no end to your artists’ creativity and imagination — they are all awesome!

  29. Tami B permalink
    May 15, 2015 5:55 am

    Mountains & In the Garden are both spectacular, and so are the card examples today.

  30. sano permalink
    May 15, 2015 6:11 am

    Wow, another great round of card ideas and great products. I love the new gate, so beautiful!

  31. May 15, 2015 6:11 am

    Beautiful cards! TFS and thx for the chance to win!

  32. Melody permalink
    May 15, 2015 6:18 am

    These are really nice nature images.

  33. Judy permalink
    May 15, 2015 6:24 am

    Beautiful projects! I love these nature themed stamps and dies!!

  34. jan metcalf permalink
    May 15, 2015 6:28 am

    I like the expression Inside Out with the ornamental gate!

  35. Chitra Nair permalink
    May 15, 2015 6:31 am

    I love the mountains and in the garden dies… Such a beautiful cards…

  36. Donna Whitten permalink
    May 15, 2015 6:35 am

    Such lovely cards! I love all the new products! What a wonderful release!

  37. Laurie permalink
    May 15, 2015 6:51 am

    Oh the swing takes me back to super fun times. Great Summer time stamps.

  38. Ana permalink
    May 15, 2015 6:54 am

    Yooohoo, some more beautiful stamps to love. Snd you made some awesome cards with them.

  39. Carolyn D permalink
    May 15, 2015 7:04 am

    Wow, wow, wow, they are ALL beautiful, thanks for the opportunity to win

  40. Susan Roberts permalink
    May 15, 2015 7:05 am

    Really pretty dies. And lovely cards as well.

  41. Dee Earnshaw permalink
    May 15, 2015 7:17 am

    These dies and stamp set are so pretty – LOVE the Gothic Gate and I can visualize so many possibilities with it. Can’t wait!

  42. Kailash permalink
    May 15, 2015 7:18 am

    Wow the cards showcasing these products are so beautifully crafted, love them!!!

  43. bethann d permalink
    May 15, 2015 7:18 am

    love the first card and the gate card, they really speak to me.

  44. Carole Richardson permalink
    May 15, 2015 7:28 am

    I am so glad you featured the stamp called “Gentle Breeze”. I had not noticed it before, but it is beautiful and I can see that it would be versatile for both masculine and feminine cards. The featured card is gorgeous! Thanks for the beautiful samples!

  45. Gina F permalink
    May 15, 2015 7:34 am

    Great dies!!! Can wait to try them some time….Gina F

  46. barbara lassiter permalink
    May 15, 2015 7:48 am

    All the card samples are gorgeous and this is a great new release. From the stamps to the dies, I wish I didn’t want it all! 🙂

  47. May 15, 2015 8:26 am

    Beautiful cards from the design team, there is so much choice in this latest release x

  48. Carla Hundley permalink
    May 15, 2015 8:38 am

    Love the butterfly and
    garden sets! Beautiful
    Carla from Utah

  49. Eva permalink
    May 15, 2015 8:48 am

    Oh the things you could put behind the garden gate!

  50. colleen moore permalink
    May 15, 2015 8:48 am

    Gorgeous dies as usual

  51. Mary Holshouser permalink
    May 15, 2015 9:01 am

    I love the dies with the scenes. the birdhouse and the birds make a darling backdrop. The limb blowing in the wind is so pretty and made into a beautiful card.
    It’s been a great week.

    • marylouh (Mary Holshouser) permalink
      May 15, 2015 9:05 am

      Previously I posted as marylouh. Hope this doesn’t cause confusion. Have problems using marylouh on some sites because they won’t recognize LJ.

  52. May 15, 2015 9:05 am

    Oh my goodness–I want the butterflies, mountains & garden scene–Love them! Wonderfully inspiring cards!

  53. May 15, 2015 9:06 am

    Beautiful! I want them all and the artwork is gorgeous!

  54. Sheri K permalink
    May 15, 2015 9:23 am

    I can’t believe how detailed these beautiful dies are, the cathedral window is absolutely gorgeous, butterflies and garden set as well. Well done Penny Black!

  55. Barbara Leonard permalink
    May 15, 2015 9:24 am

    Oh my goodness! These cards are wonderful. Great new products!! I think these may be my favorite of all.

  56. Billie Dee permalink
    May 15, 2015 9:25 am

    Oh my! I want all of today’s!

  57. Chiara Robin permalink
    May 15, 2015 9:53 am

    What a beautiful butterflies!!
    Chiara Robin

  58. Pikke permalink
    May 15, 2015 10:02 am

    There are great colours in every card!!

  59. Cindi Flass permalink
    May 15, 2015 10:07 am

    Love the Gentle Breeze stamp. These cards are so gorgeous!

  60. May 15, 2015 10:13 am

    Fabulous new collection. Love the In the Garden die.

  61. KT Fit Kitty permalink
    May 15, 2015 10:22 am

    Beautiful samples! I love the new stamps and dies in this collection!

  62. May 15, 2015 10:26 am

    Love my Penny Black dies and stamps!!!!! Thanks for the chance to win!
    Paper Hugs,

  63. Nancy Wilcox permalink
    May 15, 2015 10:30 am

    These Creative Dies look amazing. Beautiful card samples.

  64. May 15, 2015 10:49 am

    I love this new release! That Gothic Gate is my favorite!

  65. May 15, 2015 11:10 am

    Fabulous samples, love the gate diecut;-))m

  66. Mary permalink
    May 15, 2015 11:14 am

    Again, all very pretty.

  67. Mary permalink
    May 15, 2015 11:37 am

    I love all the floral designs and colors used in them. Please do more.

  68. mjmarmo permalink
    May 15, 2015 11:50 am

    Simply stunning!! Love the cards!

  69. clebel77 permalink
    May 15, 2015 11:52 am

    Beautiful designs and I love the gate. I love butterflies too. Wonderful colors. I love Penny Black.

  70. May 15, 2015 12:29 pm

    So many wonderful stamps and dies and love them all!

  71. May 15, 2015 12:43 pm

    Wow! These new products are awesome.

  72. May 15, 2015 12:53 pm

    And again! Beautiful. So much inspiration.
    Hugs, Jacqueline

  73. Patt H. permalink
    May 15, 2015 12:54 pm

    Gorgeous cards! The designs are so creative. I love, love, love the Gentle Breeze stamp & have it at the top of my wish list.

  74. May 15, 2015 1:12 pm

    beautiful cards!! love the gate die!! awesome stamps..

  75. Maria permalink
    May 15, 2015 1:37 pm

    Another set of fabulous cards !

  76. Gail Weitzel permalink
    May 15, 2015 1:37 pm

    Love the detail in these dies. Very inspiring.

  77. May 15, 2015 1:45 pm

    Lovely cards, fab dies and oh my, Gentle Breeze is simply gorgeous! Anita 🙂

  78. Sheryl Merone permalink
    May 15, 2015 1:45 pm

    Oh, I love these summertime scenes.

  79. May 15, 2015 3:16 pm

    Another day of fabulousness! Gorgeous cards again! It’s been a lovely release week – so much inspiration and cool products! xxx

  80. tish rowe permalink
    May 15, 2015 4:33 pm

    This is so exciting. I can’t wait to get ideas and even a chance to win.

  81. dawnnz permalink
    May 15, 2015 4:46 pm

    WOW amazing samples today and stunning dies. Would just love to win and gets some of these.

  82. Judy B permalink
    May 15, 2015 4:56 pm

    Beautiful examples today of your new stamps and dies. Your nature inspired line is sure to be used a lot for projects. Thanks for sharing.

  83. May 15, 2015 5:19 pm

    I love all these stamps and dies and some beautiful examples of how to use them. I love the nature and garden themes. x

  84. Marie K permalink
    May 15, 2015 6:09 pm

    Gorgeous stamps and dies as usual. Love them.

  85. Louise Hull permalink
    May 15, 2015 6:14 pm

    The gothic gate die is simply fabulous.

  86. Sandy permalink
    May 15, 2015 6:27 pm

    I really like the tree, but the gothic gate is so colorful I just have to like that one too.

  87. Kris in Alaska permalink
    May 15, 2015 6:27 pm

    Oh my! EVERYTHING showcased today is calling my name! I can’t wait to get my hands on these!

  88. May 15, 2015 6:34 pm

    Oh my gosh, that first heartfelt thanks card is so pretty, WOW! And I really love the dies today too, the mountain die and the butterfly die! Such beautiful samples!! 🙂 Thanks for sharing.

    Katie B.

  89. Denise Bryant permalink
    May 15, 2015 7:32 pm

    These are gorgeous! The butterflies die is amazing… at the top of my wish list!

  90. May 15, 2015 7:41 pm

    My goodness the first card is stunning! Love the new release!

  91. May 15, 2015 8:01 pm

    Such beautiful creations day after day! Thanks for the wonderful inspiration!

  92. colleen moore permalink
    May 15, 2015 8:47 pm

    pretty nice dies/stamps and cards too

  93. Josie permalink
    May 15, 2015 8:48 pm

    Fabulous dies my fav is the gate and the butterflies!! the cards are so stunning too.

  94. Debbie Lou permalink
    May 15, 2015 8:49 pm

    Love these dies, especially the
    Gothic Gates! Wow, gets better
    and better 🙂

  95. Debbie P permalink
    May 15, 2015 10:20 pm

    I LOVE Penny Black stamps and dies. This release is spectacular!!!

  96. May 15, 2015 11:18 pm

    The new stamps are fab ….. and Gentle Breeze is just gorgeous. love the new dies too xx

  97. May 16, 2015 12:11 am

    I love the summer breese stamp and the card that is made with it! The landscape looks so pretty and the birdcard is so cute…so many ideas: have to wait a bit to go get started with these jummy new release…

  98. May 16, 2015 12:52 am

    I love your products, I love stamps, are unique! The new dies are also lovely. Cards that you created are just that – unique and beautiful.

  99. Julia permalink
    May 16, 2015 3:39 am

    Beautiful projects!

  100. Gabriella permalink
    May 16, 2015 3:40 am

    That first thank you card is just beautiful

  101. May 16, 2015 4:32 am

    Awesome cards !

  102. Bobbie B permalink
    May 16, 2015 4:45 am

    Gothic Gate die is awesome as well as Gentle Breeze stamp!

  103. akbutte permalink
    May 16, 2015 5:02 am

    These new dies are so unique I just love them!! I know it was not on this page but I NEED the mason jar. It is the best.

  104. BeverlyBL permalink
    May 16, 2015 5:27 am

    Great cards. I love the little In the Garden die. Well, all the dies.

  105. Leanne S permalink
    May 16, 2015 5:49 am

    Love the Gothic gate.

  106. Janet Cobb permalink
    May 16, 2015 6:39 am

    These are lovely! I really like the heartfelt thanks and the Gothic Gate!

  107. Angie Hall permalink
    May 16, 2015 7:02 am

    What great stamps and dies for making beautiful scenes. Love this collection.

  108. May 16, 2015 7:18 am

    Gentle breeze is gorgeous and the dies are fabulous. My favourite in the stunning gothic gate

  109. Pai permalink
    May 16, 2015 8:40 am

    jills cards are lovely. love love that first one!

  110. Hanni H. permalink
    May 16, 2015 11:53 am

    Such a wonderful collection of great stamps and dies. The gothic gate is on my shopping list now. Beautiful scene stamps.

  111. Yvette Williams permalink
    May 16, 2015 12:33 pm

    The ideas of Penny Black is why I buy your product.

  112. May 16, 2015 3:42 pm

    Those creative dies are. . . . well, creative.

  113. Joanna Ladesma permalink
    May 16, 2015 3:58 pm

    The cards are amazing..I especially like the last one.

  114. Jean Bullock permalink
    May 16, 2015 3:59 pm

    Gosh, these new creative dies are awesome. I especially love the gates.

  115. Eileen M permalink
    May 16, 2015 5:37 pm

    Oh, I love the scene with the tree and swing, but all are incredible! Wow!

  116. catnap permalink
    May 16, 2015 6:53 pm

    Wow! particularly love the butterflies

  117. Theresa Rasmussen permalink
    May 16, 2015 8:26 pm

    The card samples are so creative. I love the dies, especially the birds.

  118. puffinliz permalink
    May 16, 2015 10:32 pm

    Today’s stamps and dies are awesome! As they all have been this week. Such a wonderful release!

  119. Kelly Flaherty permalink
    May 16, 2015 10:59 pm

    Wow, Gothic Gate, Mountains and In the Garden and so, so “up my alley”! I just can’t wait to get them!

  120. May 17, 2015 7:46 am

    Gorgeous cards. I’m inspired by that mountain die cut…it’s amazing!

  121. Kathy Martin permalink
    May 17, 2015 10:51 am

    Great new release. Look forward to adding more Penny Black stamps to my collection. the cards this week are so artistic. Would love to win some of those.

  122. May 17, 2015 12:55 pm

    Oh, how I need those Mountains and In the Garden dies!! Amazing cards by the DT! Thanks so much!

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