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We’re All Mad Here & New Alice Collage Sheets!

Filed under Alice in Wonderland, Collage Sheets, Giveaways, Laura Carson, Newsletters

We’re all mad here at Alpha Stamps, and the maddest of us all is Design Team Member Laura Carson. Who else could design a set of awesome, Alice in Wonderland Tarot Cards AND a Diorama AND coordinating collage sheets? See what I mean? The woman is quite mad, but we wouldn’t have it any other way!

Note: Laura has made a new Alice Tarot Deck.

“I’m kicking off the New Year with a trip to Wonderland where anything is possible. When I saw the Star Crossed Lovers Kit at Alpha Stamps all I could think of was Alice, and with a set of Alice tarot cards you can unlock your own future.”

What’s not to love about the tarot cards? The bases of the cards are made from Blank Playing Cards. The Star-Crossed 12×12 Collection Pack and the Star-Crossed 6×6 Paper Pad have the perfect palette for Alice-themed projects with a lot of red, black and aqua blue. Laura’s two new collage sheets, We’re All Mad Here and Wonderland, go with the new papers beautifully. Guess what? There’s also a 62 piece, Wonderland Set Download, too. (The frames you see on each card are from the Wonderland Collage Sheet and the Wonderland Set Download.)

The Wonderland digital image set includes all of the images in both the We’re All Mad Here and the Wonderland Collage Sheets along with 14 more images (and silhouetted .png files so they’re a breeze to layer over each other for digital collages). Just imagine how much fun you could have falling down the rabbit hole with all those images!

For instance: as much fun as Laura had creating her We’re All Mad Here Diorama (see photo below). You know I have to ask, as I always do when speaking about Laura: When does she sleep?!

One of my favorite elements from the diorama is the lacy paper heart atop the house of cards. It’s cut out from the new and on sale Die-Cut Red Lacy Heart Wraps that is actually meant for wrapping cupcakes, but the die-cut hearts are perfect for using in a collage. (As you can see!)

Of course, Laura explains on her blog how she made everything, including the tarot cards AND the adorable house of cards in her diorama. Before you run on over to Laura’s wonderland, here’s a list of the supplies she used. There is a FREE download for you if you’d like to make your own tarot cards on her blog so hurry, hurry… don’t be late!(And don’t forget to come back (or just scroll down) to enter today’s Giveaway.)



Hooray for the We’re All Mad Here Giveaway!

What a fun, colorful Alice in Wonderland and Valentine’s Day mash-up!

First, let’s start with all of these items from BOTH of Laura’s Alice Projects (note: that’s a link to photos of all the supplies):
– We’re All Mad Here Collage Sheet
– Wonderland Collage Sheet
– Yesterday Papillon Scrapbook Paper
– Die-Cut Red Lacy Heart Wraps
– 18mm Matte Puffy Heart Beads
– Blank Playing Cards
– Star-Crossed Vanity Scrapbook Paper
– Small Playing Card Decks
– 1 Inch Playing Card Deck
– Red Floral Dresden Hearts
– Mushrooms – Orange
– Mushrooms – Brown
– Tiny Green Leaf Garland

Then, I added a couple more items that fit in with Laura’s theme (ALL On Sale!):
Key To My Heart – Dreamy Scrapbook Paper
Key To My Heart – Flattered Scrapbook Paper
The Red Queen Collage Sheet
4mm Fused Pearls – Red

And an unmounted Alice’s Adventures Rubber Stamp Set! (AND I just put that rubber stamp set AND the Alice Tea Party Rubber Stamp Set On Sale!

To enter the We’re All Mad Here Giveaway drawing all you have to do is leave a comment BELOW on this blog post TODAY or TOMORROW (the deadline is 11:59 pm PST, MONDAY NIGHT, January 12, 2015).

Don’t forget to leave your (hello! correct) email address, too, so I can contact the winner; your email address does not need to be made public. Note: I’m offering free shipping, too, but only within the USA. International shipping will still apply.

Please be patient! Spammers try to post crap here a lot so comments are moderated. So if you don’t see your post in the comments section, be patient and check back in a few hours before re-posting it, please!

After midnight, I’ll randomly pick the winner (via So make sure to check back to see who won! And check your mailbox on Thursday morning for the next Giveaway and Newsletter

Hey, who won the Juliet & Roses Giveaway? That would be Linda K! Please check your email for my message about getting your mailing address.

Posted by Leslie, January 11th, 2015

166 responses to “We’re All Mad Here & New Alice Collage Sheets!”

  1. gloria stafford says:

    What a knockout of a giveaway! I’d dive down a rabbit hole any day for this one!

  2. Liane Ceglar says:

    LOVE this MAD Giveaway…fun….fun….fun !!!!!

    Liane 🙂

  3. April J says:

    All this Wonderland stuff is making me giddy! I would chortle in my joy if I won it!

  4. Patti Flasch says:

    WOW! This one looks like a lot of fun! I love the images and colors!

  5. Karen N. says:

    Go ask Alice…she thinks I should win this fabulous giveaway!

  6. CG says:

    Want to know what would be the shortest blog post in history??? “Things Laura Carson CAN’T Do!!!” She’s FABULOUS! Thanks to Alpha for supplying us with the amazing embellishments and collages we can’t find anywhere else!!

  7. Yolanda says:

    I’ll be mad if I don’t win this amazing giveaway!!!

  8. Brennielee says:

    I’m so mad about this giveaway! Wonderful!

  9. Maria says:

    How cool! Alice is my favorite story character from childhood. Perhaps it was her curiosity?

  10. kathy says:

    I want to win so bad!!!!!!

  11. judy golden says:

    What a great giveaway, don’t think I have ever won anything, this would be so much fun to create with, good luck all!

  12. Honey says:

    Another awesome project and kit.

  13. Barb says:

    Wow!!! This on the top or close to it in projects from Alpha!

  14. pat foulk says:

    Mad about Alice

  15. Love Alice and crew. A joy filled give away to beat the winter blahs.

  16. DebR says:

    Saw Laura’s amazing new creations on her blog yesterday and immediately fell in love with them! I’d love to win this great giveaway to try my hand at her great Alice tarot cards and diorama, thanks so much Alpha Stamps.

  17. Lou Anne Colodny says:

    I’ll be mad if it is now mine

  18. April Dudko says:

    Laura does it again! She has amazing talent. Thanks for the chance to win this great package!

  19. Cherie says:

    LOVE! Fantastic giveaway!

  20. Willow says:

    Another’s great Alice collection, thanx alpha stamps

  21. Cathy smith says:

    Never have done much with Alice but would live chance!

  22. Sylvie says:

    Well, even from France I try my luck !! who knows !! It’s so amazing !!

  23. Caroline Lawson says:

    Love all the Alice goodies. Pick me!

  24. Lorna E. says:

    Well I’m mad about Laura’s creations and this giveaway! Frabjous day!

  25. Alice is one of my favorites. I love this so much. Hope to win.

  26. Denise Bryant says:

    awesome giveaway… thanks for the chance!

  27. Gail Gill says:

    Alice is my favorite character ever. I so want to win this one !!

  28. Verna stapleton says:

    I am a serious Alice In Wonderland fan. Your selection of goodies is spot om!

  29. Jen R says:

    Awesomely mad giveaway

  30. Vicki says:

    Who doesn’t love Alice and this project is fab!! Eye-popping colors and graphics! What better way to get us out the winter doldrums? 🙂

  31. Stefanie says:

    Amazing makes as always by Laura 🙂 I love Alice in Wonderland and those tarot cards are genius!!

  32. Holly Day says:

    Brilliant! Big fan of all things Alice.

  33. Jenelle Reyes says:

    Wow what a fun collection! I’m mad about Alpha Stamps! Thanks for the chance to win!

  34. Marge McInerny says:

    Laura is amazing! Who wouldn’t want this collection.

  35. Lu L. says:

    Looks like Laura has some mad card-stacking skills! I love all of the detail in her diorama.
    I’d love to win the Alice kit…so many fun things to play with!

  36. Ellen says:

    This is amazing! Can’t wait to get started on this.

  37. Mary S says:

    Very impressive collection. Beautiful colors and graphics. Somebody will be very excited to win this!

  38. Gail Klein says:

    Oh, how I love Alice in Wonderland! Great graphic designs and lots of fun stuff!

  39. Ann C. says:

    Madly in love with all the items in this collection . So great for upcoming Valentines Day!

  40. Sharon B says:

    Wonderful items! Love anything Alice.

  41. Karen says:

    I would like to just “tumble” into my hobby room and spend some time with this collection of Alice in Wonderland goodies!

  42. Sharron Rogers says:

    Once again Laura…great, great give-away!!! Love it…Thank you for the opportunity to win Alice.

  43. Dennis Lawrence says:

    Fantastic art work! Would love to play with this kit.

  44. Nancy Anderson says:

    Alice has ALWAYS been my favorite character. Would love to win this.

  45. Kathy Bumb says:

    Love the Wonderland collection. It is awesome as are all of your supplies.

  46. Cocoa says:

    Oh! What a wonderful prize this would be! I’ve got the tea and tea cups so let us have a tea party and all the rest of the goodies from Alphastamps!!!

  47. Susan says:

    Alpha Stamps, you and Laura have outdone yourselves with this fabulous kit and fabulous collection! Winning this would be the best thing ever! Thank you!

  48. Blair Lowery says:

    Great collection. Would love to win.

  49. Traci says:

    Laura is so amazing I love all her creative ideas and want to win this giveaway so much so I can try out her fantastic tarot cards. I love Alice.

  50. Pat Shaw says:

    What a cool kit and project from Laura.
    I just love everything she does. Thanks for the chance to win this fabulous prize!

  51. Jo says:

    I have always loved the Alice themes! What a beautiful set!

  52. Gabrielle says:

    I love wonderland!

  53. Noreen says:

    I love Laura’s delightful Alice creations! She does a beautiful job.

  54. I’m curiouser and curiouser to see if I win. Thanks for the opportunity!

  55. Connie says:

    Great Valentine’s Day kit!!

  56. Pam S says:

    I LOVE Alice! Can’t wait to get my hands on all of it!

  57. Barbara Bird says:

    what a great giveaway, like the Cheshire…I can’t stop smiling !!!

  58. Joan Harsha says:

    I am mad about this give away.

  59. Jean Marmo says:

    Wow- I have never seen anything like this! So creative! Thank you for the chance to wiN!

  60. l.b. sejourne says:

    I’m mad for Alice! What a fantastic give away!

  61. kim says:

    Love love love this madness! It would be so fun to play with! Thanks so much for a chance to win!~kim

  62. Lana says:

    WOW, this giveaway is JAM PACKED with goodies!!!!

  63. Luanne Shoup says:

    Your ideas and materials are endless!

  64. Francine perri says:

    Awesome giveawY would love to win

  65. Janet Ostridge says:

    What great fun. So well done

  66. Jennifer W says:

    I’ve Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking glass every since my great-grandma gave me copies when I was a little girl. Now, as an English professor, it’s a continued joy to be able to teach these texts to my students!

  67. Rose L says:

    Love the tiny mushrooms and playing cards!

  68. Emily N says:

    I love anything Alice!!!

  69. Dawn says:

    More wonderful items from Alpha Stamps. Thank you

  70. Sandy says:

    My heart is going pitty pat for Alice

  71. Deborah Williams says:

    soooo WONDERFUL! Alice is my alter ego. Great giveaway!l

  72. Regina Salvador says:

    Alice and Valentines, great combination!

  73. Daylan says:

    I love Alice! Thank you for another opportunity!

  74. Debbie Kaste says:

    Absolutely LOVE Laura Carson’s artwork. She is super talented. The Alice theme is one of my favorites and I’d be thrilled to win it. Happy New Year!

  75. Judy says:

    I’ve been collecting alice for years. Would love to win this set! Good luck to all!

  76. Dena Cottrell says:

    Love Alice! Would love to win!

  77. Deb Neerman says:

    LOVE, love, love all-things-Alice! Thanks for the chance to win!!

  78. Ritva says:

    Alice – such fun again, and thank you for the ideas!

  79. Karen Mallory says:

    Alice is totally my favorite and I love Laura Carson’s work!! I love this giveaway!!! 🙂

  80. Sokat says:

    I have fallen into a rabitt hole over this giveaway .

  81. Paula says:

    “We’re all mad here”… How nice…feels like they have named this place for me…. Now where is that Rabbit?

  82. barbara macaskill says:

    I am mad about Alice!! LOVE this cool prize bundle! Lots of great goodies to create fabulous things with!

  83. Lorrilee Stackhouse says:

    Love Alice and all the Mad gang.

  84. SW says:

    I’ve had a recent obsession with Alice lately. This would be an awesome addition to a scrapbook I’m hoping to make.

  85. Karen adams says:

    Very cool! Love it!

  86. sheilaAR says:

    Fabulous in every way

  87. Lori Gesing says:

    We are all quite mad here, but in a good way!

  88. Mary Ann Smith says:

    Oh everyone wants this giveaway.

  89. Pam Weiler says:

    I absolutely love this kit. Fabulous kit Laura. Thank you.

  90. Kim Lucak says:

    I am mad about Alice and Wonderland!!!

  91. Nancy S says:

    I am absolutely obsessed with this design. So incredible!!!

  92. Kim Kormos says:

    Love, love, love Alice!!! How cute!

  93. Michelle Toops says:

    This is so adorable. I love it!I love everything Alice!

  94. PLEASE! Pick Me! Alice is even my FB photo!

  95. Lou Anne says:

    I’m mad about your giveaways!

  96. Corinne Marie says:

    Alice is a great giveaway!!

  97. Carrie j says:

    Love Alice in wonderland!

  98. Evelyn Valencia says:

    I wish… I wish … I wish … Would love to win this kit Evelyn Valencia

  99. Lee Schostak says:

    Laura Carson and Alice in Wonderland AND Tarot? Be still my HEART!

  100. Doreen aka LuniLadi says:

    OMG what a fabulous giveaway!!! I’ve loved Alice since I was little. I would love to win this one. Thanks for the chance.

  101. Alice Elrick says:

    I love anything “Alice in Wonderland” and would love to win this kit. Oh what pleasure to create one of my favorite themes.

  102. Jennifer Brockob says:

    Alice in Wonderland is one of my favorites. I would be so very excited to win this one! The tarot card idea is so cool and the project by Laura Carson is totally awesome!

  103. Kathleen Cole says:

    I always thought Alice in Wonderland was a little scary when I was a kid, and I’m glad that Tim Burton and others now agree with me! I’d love to combine this with a Halloween flavor…

  104. Brenda Lubrant says:

    You can never have enough of Alice in Wonderland. I think it goes well with Valentine themes.

  105. Sharon McDonagh says:

    Winning this one would make up for missing out on all of the other amazing kit giveaways over holidays. Alice is my all-time favorite…please PLEASE pick my name!

  106. Karen Crowder says:

    Someone would be very glad (and not mad) to win this giveaway.

  107. Ginger says:

    LOVE IT!!!! Linda’s work is great as usual! Thanks for being so generous with all the giveaways!!

  108. Janet Turner says:

    I love Alice and all these products are wonderful!

  109. Nelda Johnson says:

    Thank you for adding new Alice items for us to go mad, mad, mad!

  110. Lynn Tanner says:

    Love it! Thanks for the opportunity!

  111. Carmen says:

    OMGosh! Your killing me Smalls, I love Laura’s mad mind…I can’t wait to hop over to Laura’a blog to get instructions on how to make Alice in Wonderland Tarot Cards. Wonderful job on the We’re All Mad Here Project. Best giveaway ever!!!

  112. Robin Williams says:

    OMG! i love all this Alice stuff. I have always been a big Alice fan and this is soooo cool!

  113. Liz Russell says:

    I love Alice in Wonderland! Keeping my fingers crossed!

  114. Mary Mac says:

    I am just mad about this great giveaway.

  115. Olivia HODOROWSKI says:

    Always have, always will ….love Alice. Glad to have a chance.

  116. Diane D. says:

    Who doesn’t like Alice in Wonderland! Definitely have to make these. Thanks for the chance to win!

  117. Gilda says:

    I love this give away. Love Alice

  118. Lori Wilczek says:

    We are all Mad Here! Love this give away.

  119. Kathy W says:

    Everybody HERE is mad, too. What a great giveaway!

  120. orianna says:

    what a great topic for an art project.

  121. Angelic says:

    awesome projects! Thanks for the chance to win.

  122. Diana says:

    I’m MAD about this giveaway!

  123. Joelle Platz says:

    This is awesome!! I love love love Alice!!! And I’ve been mad for years.

  124. Suzanne Stockinger says:

    A Mad Hatter give away fantastic

  125. Jennie says:

    Off with their heads!

  126. Nancy Stone says:

    Love the Cheshire cat in Alice.

  127. julie m says:

    mad hatters rock

  128. Ina Good says:

    love alice in wonderland am mad about the new collection kit!

  129. KIM says:

    Isn’t Alice and her cast of characters part of everyone’s childhood?
    Great give away.
    Thanks Alpha Stamps.

  130. Jen says:

    Curiouser and curiouser…lovely work again!

  131. Lori D. says:

    I’m mad for everything Alice! Thank you for the opportunity to win. I’m keeping my fingers crossed.

  132. Patricia Molnar says:

    Love Laura’s creations and such an amazing kit!! I have always been mad about Alice in Wonderland!! Thank you for the chance to win!

  133. Kimberly Barcello says:

    Not Mad, but disappointed I’ll be if I don’t win this fun filled giveaway! 😄

  134. phoebe diamond says:

    Oh the lacy heart wrap is nice. I would love to work with it.

  135. Lea Weinstein says:

    I’m pretty new to working with paper crafts, but I am so inspired by Laura’s work I would love to get this giveaway to work on. I was just blown away when I saw it!

  136. jennifer j says:

    Wonderfully mad!

  137. Kay W says:

    What a wonderful giveaway!

  138. Tammy Lemon says:

    Love it

  139. Nicole Austin says:

    fun themed kit! fingers crossed. 🙂

  140. Julie Forest says:

    Woohoo!!! What a fabulous giveaway! Would love to win!

  141. Linda Chidster says:

    C U T E

  142. Paulanne says:

    What fun Alice is as a theme. Lovely project Laura.

  143. Sweetpea Studio says:

    Love,love,love Alice!!

  144. Carol Slowik says:

    Madly in love with this one!

  145. Margie Speerbrecher says:

    Always enjoyed Alice and her adventures

  146. Barbara says:

    Perfect Valentine give away! Great fun!

  147. Debra Gibson says:

    Would love to get in on this! Love the Wonderland Theme !!

  148. Amy says:

    My favorite…Alice in Wonderland. I can never get enough.

  149. LeAnn says:

    Laura – your creativity never fails to amaze me. Love the tarot cards and diorama.

  150. Mary-Ann says:

    Love, Love, Love

  151. Shanna says:

    These are awesome.

  152. Carolyn Bowlby says:

    I’m so MAD for this giveaway.

  153. Roxanne says:

    Oh Me OH my! I sure would love to win this Mad stash….I already purchased the Alice Stamp set from you…this would be perfect to pair it with! 🙂

  154. Laura says:

    What a fun display for a tea party.

  155. Sheila Rodriguez says:

    MAD-ness is in the eye of the beholder…I think we’re all just fine!

  156. lavinia says:

    lots i could do with this. looks epic

  157. enrica p says:

    just wow!

  158. Christine V says:

    Drink this…Fantastic collection of goodies! No better way to begin a new year of designs than with Alice.

  159. Melanie Curtis says:

    I absolutely love all things Alice! And Laura Carsons 3D gameboard – adorable. Thanks so much for carrying these items and for the great giveaway!

  160. Michelle C says:

    Laura Carson is madly creative!

  161. Cindy Fitch says:

    Laura, you out did yourself again! What a wonderful project and I am absolutely Mad about the chance to win this!

  162. Gina says:

    Three days ago, I knew nothing about papercrafts…now I am completely addicted!

  163. Josie says:

    Wow, I can’t believe how much you are giving away! That’s so amazing. I would love it!

  164. Thalia Kottke says:

    LOVE ALice!

  165. Evleta Gruber says:

    What a truly awesome Alice collection od stuff. Here’s hoping to win it!