Monday, 24 June 2019

YOU COLOUR MY WORLD

Good morning blog friends....

I hope you all have had a good weekend and the weather was good for you

For today's card I used an 8" square ivory card base and made smaller panels of black and ivory

I then added the pretty paper that reminds me of lace and distress the edges a little

The frame was a little challenge in that I die cut it 6 times in ivory card and once with black card.  I need height to the frame but due to the design I was unable to add any mounting foam!  I do like the die.  I added the black card under the top layer to give a shadow effect as well as distressing all the edges

The tag is from the same die set, die cut in black, again for a shadow effect then ivory

The orange flowers are from the first Crafter's Companion Monthly Kit (I haven't bought further since)  the other roses and leaves from my stash

I will be decorating the inside of the card once I decide where it's going

INGREDIENTS::
  • ivory card - Craft UK Ltd
  • black card - Creative Expressions
  • lacey paper - First Edition 8"x8" paper pad 'Mulberry Kisses' 
  • orange flowers - Crafter's Companion
  • black soot distress oxide - Tim Holtz
  • die set - Amazon- ?HobbyHouse
  • sentiment - unknown
Until tomorrow....

June x

7 comments:

  1. Love the 'vintage' look you have crated here June! The 'lacy' paper is beautiful! Such a useable layout - ideal to keep 'in store' for any occasion!

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  2. Hi June this is a stunning card. I love it. Take care. Hugs Jackie

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  3. Beautiful card, love the Lacey look paper and the flowers are gorgeous. Super card all together

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  4. This is gorgeous, but wow...cutting the frame 6 times must have been a real chore! I can see that you can't use foam tape on this openwork design though.

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  5. A beautiful card June. In those colours it could even be a C card!

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  6. Gorgeous card June, just my cuppa, xxx

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