This week we visited West Elm for the inspiration challenge. This is the photo I used: http://www.westelm.com/products/face...s-vases-d1949/
First I cut a large circle in the foiled cardstock. Then I embossed it. I cut a little off the top and a little more off the base to make more of a vase shape.
For the flowers, I stamped, colored and fussy cut two images. I added a little tag and sentiment to finish it.
One note, the foil does tend to split a little with the embossing. So I filled in with a Copic marker, going a little lighter in color.
Our snow is mostly melted, YAY! Hope you are enjoying your weekend!
Date: Saturday, February 15, 2014 GMT Views: 555
Registered: September 3, 2007 Location: native Texan living in N. GA Posts: 53131
Sat, Feb 15, 2014 @ 3:36 PM
Beautiful, Kathleen! Your vase is wonderful and your big flowers are so bright and cheerful! Good thinking w/ the marker...I've had to do that w/ the textured c/s..it also tends to split when embossed.
Registered: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 39808
Sat, Feb 15, 2014 @ 3:46 PM
WOW! You vase and flowers are so bold and beautfiul. You did an excellent job with your chosen IC. Love this! TFS :0)
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