Thursday, 19 March 2020


I matted and layered a piece of red mirri card and pearlised card (by Crafter's Companion) onto my base 5"x7" pearlised card. I then embossed another piece of pearlised card using an embossing folder by Crafter's Companion and cut a strip to matt onto a piece of red mirri card

I cut and embossed a poppy die (Creative Expressions) twice but kept only the flower head from one.  I also cut and embossed the filigree vase also from Creative Expressions.  I used a small piece of pale blue card behind the vase to give the impression of  it being filled with water, moulded the vase slightly before I adhered it over the blue card

I then coloured the leaves and stem of the flower and covered the flower head with Ranger's Glossy Accents and repeated this to the other flower head and  put it to one side to dry overnight.  The sentiment is stamped in Adirondack 'Pitch Black'

 When the flower heads were completely dry I attached the single head to the main flower, added a small black gem to the centre and tweaked the flower to give it a natural look and added the embossed strip to the side of the card

All for now...

23 comments:

  1. Beautiful and elegant card, June.
    xxx Margreet

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  2. Stunning card and you just reminded me I have this gorgeous vase die.x

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    1. Thank you Annie

      Jx

      PS look forward to seeing your creation

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  3. what a beautiful and elegant card June
    Gr Karin

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

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  5. Thanks, June for this very chic card - beautifully laid out.

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  6. Hi June,
    such a very wonderful CAS card design.
    I love the embossed panel and the the gorgeous vase with that sweet flower in it.
    Beautiful card stock used.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  7. It 's a wonderful card June!

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  8. Beautiful card June, I love the elegant design. xx

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  9. Gorgeously elegant,

    Hugz Tinz

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  10. I really like your idea of putting the blue card behind the vase to create the vision of water. Hope you are staying safe and well. Hugs Mrs A.

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  11. Gorgeous CAS card love the beautiful embossing and die-cuts
    Carol x

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  12. So beautiful and very elegant June. I love it!

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  13. A fabulously elegant card June. You've used gorgeous die-cuts and the embossing folder wonderfully. Glad to see you again in Blogland. Stay safe xx

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