Friday, 17 May 2019

Just For You

Hi there my crafty friends!   I used the Bountiful Blossoms 3D embossing folder to add texture to the background.  Next, I cut the Matilda die in white and added a black shadow to it, then finished it with a white backing.  I added pearls to all the centres of the flowers.  I added mounting foam to the back then added it to the lower portion of the background.  Next I cut the Petunia Flower Square in white.  I used some Pixie Powdered card to paper piece the flower and leaves.  I added the flower to a backing covered with sticky adhesive sheet, then glittered the remaining background with Frosted Sparkle Glitterbitz.  I cut another Petunia in black, then off set it over the paper pieced one.  I added the entire thing to a larger square cut with the Double Stitched Squares and attached it above the border.  I cut the Just For You sentiment in black and glued it below the border.  White and black mats and layers were used to complete the card.  The finished dimensions are 7" x  8 1/2" in size.  All for now, Sue x

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June Smith said...

Morning Sue and all Wilsonettes, another stunning creation today, love the 3d flowers and ef to match, and of course the stained glass effect with the pixie powders, have a lovely day xx

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

hazel young said...

Wonderful card Sue xx Hazel

Clai01 said...

Great technique with the pixie powders. x

Steph Cotterill said...

Well good morning Sue, what else is there to say but gorgeous, another beautiful sample to end the week and take us into the weekend. I have some purple /pink pixie drying to use behind my Petunia die as last year I filled my planters with a certain petunia, and the perfume was stunning just adorable so I'm hoping to replicate them if only colour wise. Thanks for a wonderful week of inspiration xxx said...

Morning Sue.
Thank you,a beautiful card.
A small die doesn't have to be a small card.
Take care and have fun Kitty.

Crewe Trish said...

Hello Sue
I am going through a clean, simple phase with my card making at the moment but it is lovely.

Barbara Gosden said...

Hi Sue
A beautiful card. I love the flower square dies and have this one.
B xx

TDQKaren said...

Lovely card love the colours

Janice K said...

Good morning Sue,
Another beautiful card with great dimension thanks to the 3d background.x

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue, lovely card and design this morning. Love the way you have shadowed the Mathilda die and rhe embossing folder is beautiful.

Barbara V

Netty The Runner said...

Another stunning creation Sue, the embossing folder is fabulous.
Annette x

CraftyCoffey said...

Lovely card today.


jean.phillips1 said...

Morning Sue, beautiful card, love both the die and the lovely embossing folder. Love Jean xxx

Hunnymummy54 said...

Sue and all the Wilsonettes
What a beautiful card today very pretty

Sending love and healing hugs to all that need them xx

Have a good day all

Sharon MK

Pauline Austen said...

Morning Sue, can't get enough of your 'stained glass' effect dies and this petunia one is so pretty sitting beautifully on your background which is a real stunner. Hugs xx Pauline

karenlotty said...

Pretty card I love paper piecing with these dies They’re easy to do and the results are so effective

Lynne L said...

Good morning Sue Beautiful card The stained glass flowers dies are all gorgeous I have the daffodil & rose but hope to add more to my collection I like the embossing folder you've used & Matilda die compliments the petunia well

Marion Scott said...

Hello Sue, beautiful card, love these dies
Marion S x

Marie P. from Longridge. said...

Good morning Sue,
A gorgeous card. I love the embossed background and especially love the paper piecing of the flower. Always something new to learn on this blog,
Thank you Sue.
Marie P.--

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue - another brilliant card, so clean and elegant. Just love this embossing folder. Sending best wishes

Ann Topp said...

Good morning Sue. And good morning all wilsonettes from Sunny Turkey.
Today's card is as lovely as our weather other words for it. Just found a WiFi spot and party craft came straight to mind. Sending hugs and best wishes to everyone. Kind regards Ann Toppcards Leeds.

Crafty Vonnie said...

Good morning Sue,
Beautiful card & I just love your flower square dies. Yvonne xx

lydia jordan said...

Morning Sue,
Pretty card.

Jackie T said...

Good morning Sue this is a stunning card I love it. Those dies are gorgeous. Take care. Hugs Jackie

Anonymous said...

Wow look at that embossing folder. Love the dies used, gorgeous card.
Hugs SNOOPY DOG 2. xxx

Tressa said...

Very pretty card.


Muriel said...

Hello Sue and all
Gorgeous card Sue with the petunia die I was so lucky to win in the release, I use it so much. The embossing folder is fabulous too. Paper piecing is so therapeutic
Have a lovely weekend everyone
Muriel x

Fluffycat said...

Hi Sue, a lovely card and I have used the Petunia Flower Square a lot, it looks great whichever way you use it.


CraftyJo said...

Lovely :)

dj from kettering said...

The flower & leaves almost look like enamel; lovely!!

Doreen x

Helen Terry said...

Hi sue gorgeous card love the design. Thanks Helen xx

Pawprintx4 said...

Lovely card, Sue. My local stamp store sold these floral squares out quickly.
Have a great weekend!
Stephanie K

Eunice Astle said...

Lovely card Sue, love the petunia flower square.

Pat L said...

Hi Sue
Gorgeous card, I love the flower squares, I don’t have the petunia but could do something similar with the rose or tulip.

Love and hugs to everyone

KarinsArtScrap said...

it's a very beautiful card Sue
Gr Karin

BridgetCG said...

Hello Sue, these flower square dies certainly pack a punch, no matter what products you use with them, but they are just fab for paper piecing. Take care all. Bx

Deb E Isle of Wight said...

Another beautiful post using the stunning flower squares. Fabulous concept these and love them all.

ursula said...

Very pretty with the Matilda die as a lower border, pretty too with the pearl finish in the centre of the flower, looks lovely paper pieced, using pixie powders....luv Ursula xx

Crafty Cruiser said...

Beautiful card. The background embossing folder is gorgeous.
Doreen R

Di said...

Hi Sue,
Beautiful card, love the flower dies. I probably wont be online for a while, my hubbie is in hospital, he had a stroke on Wednesday.
Di B. x

Helen Bell said...

Hi Sue

Wonderful card. You can’t beat your flower dies.

Di B, so sorry to hear about your hubby. Sending hugs to you both and I wish him a speedy recovery.

Love Helen xxx

CCM said...

A lovely card where you have used my Matilda.Love this design and the EF is so beautiful.Thank you for sharing.
Hugs from Toronto

theresa w said...

Hi Sue and lovely wilsonettes x
Really pretty card Sue x the embossing folder is beautiful and the petunia looks lovely with the pixie powders x thankyou Sue x
Theresa w in Berks xxx

Rose in Chester said...

Hi Sue,
This is a delightful card, I love the petunia and you've shown it so effectively. Also, Matilda is just the right to show it (and it) off .
Hugs, Rose

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue,
I love your stained glass cards.
Thank you for the inspiration.
Véronique L