I made this card for my MIL, who is turning 91 next week. I thought she'd love this teacup filled with flowers.
I sponged around each of the blooms with a corresponding ink color (daffodil delight for large blooms, crushed curry for small) and then used my Stampin' write marker to add veins to the petals in Calypso coral to tie it to the color of the teacup.
The "tablecloth" is pear pizzazz DP and I used pear pizzazz card stock for the leaves and ferns.
Luckily, the Ways To Use It challenge today is to use designer papers - yay!
For more details, check out [url=http://www.stampingwithloll.com/2013/09/teacup-birthday.html]my blog.
Date: Thursday, September 12, 2013 GMT Views: 2531
Registered: October 12, 2007 Location: Arizona Posts: 28972
Thu, Sep 12, 2013 @ 1:46 PM
Tea-riffic! It caught my eye right away. One of the best, if not the best teacup filled with flowers card I've seen. Perfection! If I tell you that I'm turning 91, will you send me a card like this? You MIL will love it. Beautifully done. TFS
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Registered: October 29, 2004 Location: Coos Bay, Oregon Posts: 21976
Thu, Sep 12, 2013 @ 2:10 PM
OMG Loll......absolutely Gorgeous! Your MIL is going to treasure her beautiful teacup filled with 3-D flowers. I love how you put the bouquet together, sponged the edges, added veins and pearls to your flowers...so creative and beautiful. Gorgeous color for your teacup too. TFS and ALWAYS inspiring me my friend :-)
Registered: February 9, 2010 Location: Mentone, California Posts: 7380
Thu, Sep 12, 2013 @ 6:22 PM
Who would not LOVE a tea cup filled with such delicous flowers? What a wonderful idea and it is sure to put a smile on your MIL face when she opens this. Great colors, design and detailing. A fav for sure!