Updated: Apr 13
Welcome Digi Divas, I am so glad you dropped in today! I have a stunning NEW stamp set to share with you today- Early May Bouquet. A beautiful combination of Hydrangea, Dahlia, Rose and White Scabiosa adorn my Early May Bouquet Digi Set. I used it to create this new card- one of several new cards I have made using this set. Its colorful, bold, blingy, and beautiful! Come along as I share with you my step by step journey...
Suggested card size: 5"x 7"
MATERIALS LIST: COPIC® MARKERS
4090J- Early May Bouquet Digital Stamp Set B00, BV02, V02, BV04 - Hydrangeas
Hammermill ®100lb. White Coverstock E40, E42, E43, - Vase
Recollections® Signature Especial-Orange W0, W1 - Shadows
Park Lane® Floral Wonders - snudge green Y000, YR00, YR02, YR04 - Dahlias
5"x7" Cardbase YG00, YG01, YG03 - Scabiosa
Notched Oval Frame® Nesting Dies YG61, YG63, YG67, Multiliner Olive
VersaMagic® Pumpkin Spice YR000, YR01, YR04, - Rose
VersaMagic® Aloe Vera YR00, R20, R21, R23 - Dahlia
VersaMark® Pad & Pen
Sparkle® Embossing Powder
Queen & Co.® - Orange Rhinestones (4 Lg.)
Iridescent® Sequins (5)
Fiskars® -Round Corner Punch- OR Circle Punch
To start this flowery beauty, you will need 4090J- Early May Bouquet Digital Stamp Set. Size to 3-3/4" x 4-1/4" and apply to one half of the sheet layout. Select a small sentiment and place in the lower right.
Print on Hammermill ® 100lb. White Coverstock.
Color as desired; I chose to use Copic® Markers.
A list of the colors are listed above. I was inspired by colorful fields of spring flower photos.
Cut a 5"x7" rectangle of Park Lane® Floral Wonders - smudge green. Edge the rectangle using VersaMagic® Aloe Vera as
Cut a 6-3/8"x4-1/2" rectangle of Recollections® Signature Especial-Orange. Use the Fiskars® -Round Corner Punch on each corner as shown.
Edge the notched rectangle using VersaMagic® Pumpkin Spice.
Edge the green rectangle and scrap piece, the orange notched rectangle and scrap a second time using VersaMark® and Sparkle Embossing® Powder and heat.
Cut the colored image using the largest Notched Oval Frame® Nesting Dies. Edge the die cut using
VersaMark® and Sparkle Embossing® Powder and heat.
Color over the flowers using the VersaMark® Pen and Sparkle Embossing® Powder and heat.
Adhere the 5"x7" smudge green rectangle to the
front of the 5"x7" cardbase with fold on the left.
Using Foam® Tape, center and adhere the orange notched rectangle to the smudge green rectangle.
Using Foam® Tape, center and adhere the Floral
image to the orange notched rectangle on the card
This is the front of your card thus far.
OPTIONAL on the backside of the cardbase I
arranged and adhered two (2) scraps that were edged like the pieces on the front. I also added
a name plaque as well.
Adhere Queen & Co.® Orange Rhinestones
(4 Lg.) one on each corner as shown.
Randomly adhere (5) Iridescent Sequins.
Cut out your sentiment using the smallest Notched Oval Frame® Nesting Dies.
Cover the front of the sentiment with VersaMark® and Sparkle Embossing® Powder and heat.
Adhere to the lower right of the card front using foam tape and Dimensional® Glue as shown.
Isn't this a card you would be proud to send or receive? I hope you enjoyed my latest adventure in card making enough to join us again.
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