Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Daisy Stained Glass

Hi bloggers!  I have a lovely stained glass card to share with you today.  I cut the Daisy Stained Glass die out of black card and glued it to a piece of teal card as backing.  Next I cut it out of white card that I covered with Frosted Sparkle Glitterbitz and used the fall away pieces of the flowers and leaves to paper piece it back into the teal backed version.  I added dries clear glue to the centres of both flowers and added medium clear micro beads and allowed them to dry.  I covered a piece of black card with Black Glitterbitz and cut the Stained Glass die out of it, then used the fall away pieces from the edges to paper piece into this one to create a bold frame around it.  I used the Double Stitched Rectangle die set to add a white frame around the entire piece, then added a black mat.  The card was then completed by adding white, teal and black mats and layers.  The finished dimensions are 6 1/4" x  7 1/2" in size.  All for now, Sue x

















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78 comments:

hazel young said...

Beautiful card Sue x x hazel

KarinsArtScrap said...

so beautiful Sue

gr karin

Heather Rogers said...

Hi Sue

Lovely card!


Crafty Hugs
Heather xx

Jan.moogie said...

Wow what a stunning card Sue, love it. Have a great day, hugs xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Kitty Davies said...

Morning Sue.
Thank you a beautiful card love the little beads.
Take care and have fun Kitty.

hollyberry said...

Love the darker colours of this card and all the glitter and micro beads.

Debra K. said...

Lovely card! I expect this is one of those cards that looks amazing in real life, photos of glittered cards never catch just how sparkly they are. Debra x

Maria Illsley said...

What a great card. I love the way you have paper pieced it back in but blinged it up with the glitter xxx

Anonymous said...

Beautiful card. Hugs WALES FOR EVER. xxx

Steph Cotterill said...

Oh Sue, this is just so beautiful, there are samples that stand out and samples that really stand out and this really REALLY stands out ☺
Have a lovely day xxx (where's the sun gone) ?!!!

sharon casey said...

Morning Sue and all the Wilsonettes
What a beautiful card today love the stained glass dies they make really effective cards .

Sending love and healing hugs to all that need them xx

Have a good day all
Love
Hunnymummy54 from MK
xxx

June Smith said...

Morning Sue and all Wilsonettes, beautiful creation today, I love all the stained glass dies and this is no exception.

Stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs, June Smith xxx

Ann said...

Good Morning Sue. This is a lovely sample Sue and beautiful work. But somehow the stained glass dies are not my thing. But you bring out the beauty of them as you do with all your work. Hope you don't mind me saying this .... but it wouldn't do for us all to be the same. Lace frills and bows are mine....and I can't complain as you give us lots like this. Sending best wishes to everyone. Kind regards Ann Toppcards Leeds

TDQ Karen said...

Stunning card, love the contrast in colour

Beverly Fuchs said...

Hello Sue,

Such a simple design but made so stunning by paper piecing with glittered card. What a sparkle delight you have created.

Enjoy your day.

Beverly

Janice K said...

Good morning Sue,
I love the modern look (and all the beautiful bling!) to this design.x

jean.phillips1 said...

Morning Sue, beautiful card, in fact it could be framed and be a beautiful wall hanging. Love Jean xxx

Barbara Gosden said...

Hi Sue
A fabulous card. I love that you've only used three colours but the different textures add
further dimension.
B xx

Marion Scott said...

Stunning card Sue, love all your stained glass dies.
Marion S x

Croquet Queen x said...

Hi Sue,

Absolutely stunning!
Daisies are one of my all time favourites when adding flowers to my cards.

Croquet Queen x

Jacqui oakes-alcock said...

Great card Sue.

CraftyCoffey said...

Stunning card-love everything about it.

Michele

Sandy G said...

Lovely card Sue. Thanks for sharing.
Have a great day everyone.
Hugs.

Chris Curry said...

Love the elegance and simplicity of this card, and adore this die. A definite must have, thank you Sue, have a good day. 😀

ClareW said...

GM Sue. Very lovely.

lydia jordan said...

Morning Julia,
Beautiful card, loved the cards Julia made with this die when she was on Hochanda.
Lydia
X

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue, lovely card.

Barbara V

Clai01 said...

Oh lovely card Sue and always great techniques from Julia also on her blog and on Hochanda x

Anne said...

A very stylish card, Sue. Love the colour you have used.

Anne (Northampton)

Crafty vonnie said...

Good morning Sue,
Wow what a beautiful card, one that really stands out with that teal. Love stained glass windows & this card doesn't disappoint .Yvonne xx

STELLA MUNN said...

Great card Sue. Clean looking & sharp. Thank you x

Izzy said...

Hi Sue,

A very striking card and shows what can be done with a simple daisy flower, some strong colours and of course not forgetting the bling..love it!

Izzy

Suemac said...

Lovely sample, but not my style of card.

Pussycats said...

Good Morning Sue and all
WOW what a stunning card this morning. The colours and the sparkle are beautiful. Julia did a wonderful job showing of these dies.
Crafty hugs and well wishes to all.... Wendy

BridgetCG said...

Hi Sue, I am loving this card, the combination of colours are very striking, and the effect of the black glitterbitz as a frame is brilliant. Have a good day everyone. Bx

Patricia Youdell said...

Hi Sue
I do like t his card. The colours are superb
Pat x

June Horrocks said...

What a beauty sue I love it what a gift for a lucky person to receive on a special day
Thank you
Love always June Horrocks xxxxxxx

alimecca said...

Hi Sue,
Fabulous card, very striking.
Love and hugs to all, Alison xx

Anonymous said...

Good Morning Sue
A really striking card this morning !
I love your choice of just three colours and all that bling!
Lesley S x

Muriel Kelly said...

Hello Sue and all
Wow! Stained glass dies are so versatile, there is just so much you can do with them. Love this one and also Julia’s on Hochanda that I managed to see on rewind. I have a very good friends birthday coming up and thank you for the inspiration.
Hugs
Muriel x

Lynne L said...

Good morning Sue Wow what a stunning card I love it the colours & sparkle are fabulous I must but this daisy die to add to my stained glass collection

Donita Naylor said...

Finally, a stained glass card I could manage!

I'm grateful to whoever came up with the Glitterbitz concept.

Great card, Sue!

Best,
Donita

stitchingranny said...

Dare I say? this card looks Fresh As A Daisy lol.

Hugs Helen xx

sued99 said...

Wow! What a gorgeous card. X

fluffycat said...

Hi Sue, this card is like a piece of artwork and the way you have framed it means that it should be hung on a wall. Love it.

Frances

Lisbeth said...

Hi Sue. It's great to see all the different ways you can use the stained glass dies. This one is really good for paper piecing as it is not too fiddly. Love this die and I am sure it is one of the most popular judging by its performance on TV recently.

Lisbeth

Pat L said...

Hi Sue
Very striking card with a little bit of bling, not sure I have the patience for all the paper piecing though

Love and hugs to everyone
Pat

Margaret Rogers said...

Hi Sue
This card would make a lovely picture for the wall
Margaret Rogers

julie laz said...

Morning sue, beautiful card today, I’m loving the Daisy and the teal colour,
have a fab day everyone, crafty hugs Julie laz xxx

ursula said...

Looks lovely with just the sparkle on it and no colour, the teal background is lovely...beautiful card...luv Ursula xx

gwen70 said...

Beautiful card Sue, this die is on my wish list

Lynda's craft's said...

Sunning card Sue love the stained glass window Dies. Love the colour's you've created.
Hug's Lynda xx

Princess Pixie! said...

Hi Sue
I really love all of your Stained Glass dies. They make such gorgeous cards and this is no exception x
They can be used to make simple cards but if 'zinged' up they can be used to make really elaborate cards.
How you keep coming up with such amazing and versatile dies is beyond me - certainly not complaining x
This week is turning into another busy one for me. Looking forward to next week - much quieter - then the week after that , Jake is away fishing in France - a really quiet week. Love him to bits but don't mind admitting I am really looking forward to the peace and quiet x
Sending lots of love to all specially missing friends x
Crafty hugs
PP
Yvonne x

Rosemary Stickland said...

Fabulous card.
Rosemary xx

Helen Bell said...


Hi Sue

Very pretty card. I like the black Glitterbitz on it, not sure I would have tried it, but it looks great.

Love Helen xxx

Kiraneries said...

Hi Sue,a beautiful card. I love your stain glass daisy with all the glitter.

Rose in Chester said...

Hi Sue,
this is such a beautiful card - I LOVE what you've done with the flowers/background/frame. Just gorgeous. And the black Glitterbitz is spectacular, I like all the black snow etc, too.
Hugs, Rose

Suzzette Yandle said...

Loving the texture on this lovely stainglass card design.

CraftyJo said...

This is beautiful 🙂

Deb E Isle of Wight said...

Beautiful post - love the stained glass range

Sandie Braithwaite said...

My daisy die is in the post!Can't wait.

Tressa said...

Another lovely stained glass production. I do love these.

Teresa

Dawn Holben said...

OH Sue this is beautiful, i really love this die and am so pleased i have it.
I must get some of those beautiful glitterbitz as i love the effect from them x

Sue MacFall said...

Lovely, dramatic card, Sue. Love the colour combination.

Barbara said...

Beautiful card Sue!
I love all the stained glass dies and really love all the different effects you can create with them.

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi Sue this is a stunning card I love it. Take care. Hugs Jackie

Scottydog said...

Love the colour combination you have used today Sue. The glitter blitz really sets the card off, I have enjoyed using this on your stained glass dies. Thank you for the inspiration Sue.

CCM said...

Hi Sue,
I love this card. The main reason is the stained glass die. I love all your stained glass dies, there are easy to use, many techniques to choose from to make simple but beautiful cards.
Hugs from Toronto to you all and special hugs to all missing friends.
Still a newbie to Craft / not longer the newest, or the only across the pond Wilsonette
Carmen-Dorothy

Jan Sayer said...

This is such a lovely die - I’m so glad I’ve bought it.
Jan
Northampton

Betty McAlister said...

Beautiful card Sue. Xx

Brenda Lello said...

Hi Sue, Beautiful Card, Love the colours you have used. Hugs Brenda xxx

Di said...


Hi Sue,
Beautiful work, perfect die for stained glass work.
Cheers,
Di B.x
Tasmania.

Owlish said...

Hi SUE
This is a beautiful card

JOY Xx

Latenight SandyH said...

Lovely design.

lindyloo12 said...

Love what you have done with this one.

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue,
I love all your stained glass dies. The Daisy design is beautiful.
Thank you for the inspiration.
Véronique L

Laura O' Connor said...

Fantastic card sue love the daisy die. Laura O Springfield

Dorothy Macdonald said...

Hi Sue,

I like this card very much. I am going to have a go with this at the weekend.

So nice.

Love n hugs to everyone.

Dorothy of Baldock