Today I made a quick thank you card using a new stamp set called Lots of Lavender which will be one of the free choices you can make with a £45 order from the new Spring/Summer and Sale-a-Bration catalogues which launch on the 2nd January 2018.
I choice a piece of Whisper White cardstock and cut it down to 5¼” by 3⅜”. I stamped the outline bouquet of flowers in Crumb Cake ink roughly in the centre of the cardstock leaving space for a sentiment below. I inked up the blurry flower image in Sweet Sugarplum ink and stamped it over the top of the Crumb Cake flower to give a pretty watercolored look. I used both of the leaf images and a Pear Pizzazz ink pad to add colour to the leaves and did the stems in the same colour.
I coloured the bow using the bow stamp and Daffodil Delight ink. The sentiment is from my favourite, Thankful Thoughts stamp set and is stamped in Sweet Sugarplum ink. I rounded the upper left corner using a corner rounder.
I mounted the Whisper White layer onto a panel of Soft Suede cardstock with a rounded top left corner. I chose a Crumb Cake card base and added a strip of Sweet Sugarplum cardstock 5⅞” by 1¾” down the centre to add a touch of colour and interest before adding the stamped piece on top using Stampin’ Dimensionals. To finish the card off I added 3 of the Glitter Epoxy Shapes which will be available in the new catalogue in January 2018
I love the card but when I make it again I think I will colour the bow in purple or blue. What do you think?
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Details of the products I used for this project can be found below. Please visit my blog again soon.
Lots of Lavender & Thankful Thoughts
Crumb Cake, Soft Suede, Sweet Sugarplum & Whisper White
Crumb Cake, Sweet Sugarplum, Daffodil Delight & Pear Pizzazz
Paper Trimmer, Stampin Scrub and Stampin Mist, Corner Rounder, Bone folder and Scissors
A, A, B, C, D & E
Tombow Liquid Adhesive & Stampin’ Dimensionals
Glitter & Clear Epoxy Shapes, Grid Paper & Whisper White Envelope