Recognition

Wednesday, 13 April 2016

Sorry I'm Late....

Today's' card......
I was a lucky winner at Tuesday Throwdown with this card-Thank you so very much x
I recently bought some Lawn Fawn cute stamps and a die, so I had a little play...
I started by using a wavy embossing folder for the top of the card.
 Next.. I stamped the flower, three times and then used white pigment ink
and water colours to colour them in.
I was going for the homespun look.
I die cut the pretty flower border twice so that I would get a hi-light of white behind.
The white stitches around the edge are free-hand drawn.
The rain/teardrops have been stenciled and then hi-lighted with perfect pearl powders.
Normally this technique is a lot more subtle but on the colour of the kraft card,
it was quite pronounced but still subtly shiny, which I liked.
The photo shows the mica/PP over the card but IRL it's only showing on the rain/teardrops.
I used the teardrops to emphasize the sentiment.
I finished off with stamping the sentiment.
Thanks for stopping by.
Crafty Hugs x
Challenges I would like to enter....
Lawnscaping Challenge - Use Beautiful Florals
Seize The Birthday - Birthday-Topping Option is Floral








Tuesday Throwdown - Use Die Cuts


19 comments:

  1. What a coincidence, I also bought the same set, last month when I was in HK. I used it 2 days back to join the same challenge ☺ loving the use of white on kraft, great use of the stamps.

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    1. Yes i loved your card using the stamps. Thanks for stopping by x

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  2. How sweet is this!?! love that little row of flowers! and the way your rain is only on the left! Sweet design : )

    Patti

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  3. What a stunning card here!! I just love your embossed row of flowers and the mica shining through it!! Really clever design! HUGS

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  4. I love your homespun look. Those flowers are so pretty. I never think to use kraft card yet I have a large pile of it. hugs Mrs A.

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    1. Yes I like using it. Thank you for your kind comments x

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  5. This is so pretty! I love the way you coloured those pretty flowers and the duo coloured border is inspired, it has given it a 'shadowed' look! Have a lovely evening! Hazel xx
    My Card Attic

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  6. Loving that border! Wonderful card as always with your magic touch!

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  7. This is a cool stamp set Mac! I also loved what you did with the card- really sweet! :)
    Suchi xx

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  8. Stunning Mac!! I love the white outlined flowers, such a lovely way to go on the kraft background! Your die cut row of flowers with the white behind...genius!! LOVE IT! hugs :)

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  9. Adorable card Mac! LOVE the white stamping on kraft. The flower border die looks awesome with the white highlights. xx

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  10. Love how you did the die cut border twice. Great idea. Thanks for sharing this with us at Tuesday Throwdown Challenge. Good luck.
    Debi TT DT

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  11. Very cute and I really like the colors. Thanks for playing along with us at Tuesday Throwdown challenge!

    hugs,
    Pam
    TT DT

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