Congrats to Dawn (TreasureOiler) for being Featured Stamper. I couldn't make up mind because she's got so many I just love. I chose this as my inspiration: http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/ga...p;ppuser=93708
I started with GP white cs as the base. I used bazzill cream cs as the first layer. I stamped the flowers with black stazon onto a top note cutout with GP white cs. I adhered onto only orange cs, cut around the top note as the frame. I colored the flowers with SU markers. I stamped the flowers again, cut out and layered the flowers with 3D dots, added mini pearls for the centers. I cut a strip of Bloom & Glow dp, layered with only orange cs. I used my SU matt stack to pierce the holes and added medium gold brads to each side. I also used a large scallop punch onto the bazzill cream cs, used a medium circle punch on only orange cs, then used a smaller circle onto GP white cs. I stamped the sentiment with black stazon. I also decided to use the MS triple butterfly punch with the same only orange and bazzill cream cs and added 2 mini gold beads. The strip and scallop circle is raised with 3D squares. I added a yellow knitted flower my pen pal made for me, attached a small orange button for the center, used DMC floss and tied a bow, attached with a 3D dot. I really enjoyed making this card.
Things I changed: Image, flipped the top note, added knitted flower verses a button.
Date: Sunday, November 15, 2009 GMT Views: 261
Stamps: Hero Arts Stamp Stitches, Studio G $1 clear stamps
Paper: GP white cs, bazzill cream cs, only orange cs, Bloom & Grow dp
Ink: Black stazon
Accessories: Top Note, knitted flower, button, DMC floss, 3D dots & squares, scissors, SU markers, medium gold brads, mini gold beads, med self stick pearls, large scallop circle punch, medium circle punch, small circle punch, MS triple butterfly punch
Registered: December 8, 2006 Location: currently stationed in Norman Oklahoma Posts: 11286
Sun, Nov 15, 2009 @ 2:40 PM
This is super cute Connie...love the colors and the top note! I wish I had the energy to create today, back is hurting! Great job!
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