Saturday, 6 June 2020

For You

Hi bloggers!  Here is a cute card with one of my personal favourite masks!  I started this card by embossing a piece of coconut white card with the Honeycomb Haven embossing folder for texture.  Next I taped the Wavy mask to a piece of Duck Egg Blue card.  I used the Moonlit Sea Luna Paste through it with a plastic pallette knife.  I set it aside to dry well, then used the Double Stitched Circles to cut three circle shapes out of it.   I glued the outer circle to the background, then added mounting foam to raise the next smaller circle up slightly and the smallest circle was raised even more, giving a stepped up look to them.  I used the Shadowed For You sentiment cut out of white card with a black shadow and glued it in the centre circle.  I made three flowers using the Cosmos Flower die set.  The base was duck egg blue and the outer edge was cut in white, then assembled.  I added the flowers in opposite corners, then used the Magnolia Corner cut into accents pieces.  The card was completed with white and duck egg blue mats and layers.  The finished dimensions are 7 3/4"  x  7 3/4"  in size.  All for now. Sue x





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56 comments:

Jan on the Fosse said...

I just love today's card Sue.Gorgeous colours.
Jan x

June Smith said...

Morning Sue and all Wilsonettes, I can see why this is one of your favourites, it is gorgeous, and no cracking when you have cut out with the die, perfect, and love the colour choice.


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

Steph Cotterill said...

Hi Sue. It's cold very wet and windy here in Lancashire what a change from this time last month so much sun for weeks and weeks, at least my new plants are really happy plus it will keep those that don't seem to understand how dangerous it is from going out without a care in the world!
So for happier brighter thoughts, how and where did you think about this design, it takes a great artists eye to put patterns and textures together like this, it's so pretty and tactile so shimmery and floral, I'm not confident with stencils - not that I've tried but my head doesn't feel confident so I'll leave it to you and our crafting friends that know what they are doing lol....

STAY SAFE AND SENSIBLE < 2m >
KEEP CARING KEEP CRAFTING ❤ xxx

Marion Scott said...

Hello Sue, a lovely card and a great colour choice. That duck egg blue is gorgeous
Marion S x

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue, a stunning card. Love everything about it. The colours are gorgeous and the dies and mask you have used are beautiful.

Barbara V

Clai01 said...

The silver and duck egg look fantastic x

kittyedavies47@gmail.com said...

Morning Sue.
A lovely card thank you.
Take care and stay safe Kitty.

CraftyCoffey said...

Such a pretty Card, lovely.

Michele

hazel young said...

A wonderful card Sue, masks and stencils are so underrated xx Hazel

Marie P. from Longridge said...

Good Morning Sue/
A wonderful card in every way.
Thank you.
Marie P.

KEEP SAFE KEEP CRAFTING>

Pussycats said...

Good Morning Sue and all
what a stunning card this morning , love the tones of colours you have used and the effects. crafty hugs to all
Wendy

Barbara Gosden said...

Hi Sue
A beautiful card.
B xx

June Horrocks said...

So beautiful this one love the colour so much thank you love always sue stay safe my dear friends

June horrocks xxxxx

Muriel said...

Hello Sue and all
Wow Sue, so beautiful - what more can I say !!!
Hugs
Muriel x

dj from kettering said...



Such a lovely card for this dull Saturday, could
be used for all occasions.

Stay safe,


Doreen x

theresa w said...

Hi Sue and lovely wilsonettes x
Beautiful card Sue x the colours are gorgeous and the cosmos are so pretty x thankyou Sue x
Stay safe and keep crafting x
Theresa w in Berks xxx

carol edwards said...

Hello Sue, gorgeous colours, beautiful flowers, lovely embossing folder, perfectxx

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue- this card is absolutely beautiful. It is such a lovely and unusual design and so effective. Sending best wishes
YvonneMayxx

karenlotty said...

Wow The sheen to this is gorgeous I love the effect and can see why this is a favourite mask of yours!

Crafty Vonnie said...

Good morning Sue,
A beautiful card today with a fabulous colour combination. Yvonne xx

Catherine Lyons said...

Such a lovely card today Sue
Catherine v94

Hunnymummy54 said...

Morning Sue and all the Wilsonettes
What a stunning card today

Sending love and healing hugs to all that need them xx

Hope you all have a good day and stay safe

Love
Sharon C MK
xxx

Lynne L said...

Good morning Sue Beautiful card I have this mask and use it often it looks great with the luna paste

Netty The Runner said...

Fabulous Sue, love the effect of the Luna parts through the mask.
Annette x

gwen70 said...

Wonderful card today Sue xx

BridgetCG said...

Hello Sue, a gorgeous card, love the dimension on the circles. Take care and stay safe everyone. Bx

Deb E Isle of Wight said...

Pretty post which also has a very nautical feel about it....

Beryl said...

Lovely card.

Pat L said...

Hi Sue
A beautiful card, I love the wavy mask too

Love and hugs to everyone
Pat

Pauline Austen said...

Morning Sue,
I do like your colour scheme and the circles are great. Masks seem to be so popular at the moment. In the early days I was never happy when I tried using them, maybe I should give it another whirl and buy some new ones.!!
Keep safe and dry everyone.
Hugs xxx Pauline

Crafty Cruiser said...

A really lovely all occasion card.
Doreen R

BenteS said...

Love your card today, beautiful colours. That mask is awesome :))

ursula said...

What a coincidence, I have just been playing with this mask and made several backgrounds, this idea is fab and I will be replicating it later, thank you Sue.....I just love the card, simple and yet so appealing....I just love my luna pastes....luv Ursula xx

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue, lovely card and great that the luna paste makes the card look like it's been foiled. WakeyL

Ann Topp said...

Good Morning Sue. What a beautiful card this morning. I would have loved our Saturday video for this one. I absolutely adore split . It reminds me of something calming and relaxing. Thankyou Sue. Sending hugs and best wishes to everyone who needs them this morning. Kind Regards Ann Toppcards Leeds.
PLEASE STAY SAFE EVERYONE 🙏 🙏 🙏

Helen Bell said...

Hi Sue

Lovely card, I like the wavy mask too and the embossing folder.

Love Helen xxx

CraftyJo said...

Lovely :)

Jean Z said...

Hi Sue, Love this card, love Jean Z xxx

Jackie T said...

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

Fluffycat said...

Hi Sue, an almost nautical look to this lovely card. Love the combination of the masks and the Luna paste has a real shine to it. The Cosmos are so pretty and I am using mine a lot.

Frances

Lisbeth said...

Hi Sue. What a really imaginative idea to die cut a piece of card that you have stencilled onto, I would never have thought of doing this. Thank you for giving us yet another idea. Love the card too.

Lisbeth

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue,
I love the effect with the wavy mask.
Thank you for sharing.
Véronique L

Rose in Chester said...

Hi Sue,
This is a magical card. I love it. the stenil as the focal point accented by the Cosmos flowers.
Beautiful.
Hugs
Rose



lindyloo12Somerset said...

A great card!

Suzzette Yandle said...

A lovely design with lovely textures and great interest with the stepped up layers. You matched the circle layers perfectly, too. I adore the Luna Pastes and enjoy using them.
Unfortunately, I only have a few of them. Thank you for sharing. Hugs

Eunice Astle said...

Fantastic card Sue, great combination of textures and colors!!!

Pawprintx4 said...

Just love this card. I have all the components but not the creativity to image it. Beautiful.
Hope everyone is safe and enjoying their weekend,
Stephanie K

sued99 said...

A really lovely card and such pretty colours too. X

Crewe Trish said...

Hello Sue
I like this technique,such pretty colours. Take care everyone x

Anonymous said...

Hello Sue
Beautiful card and colour scheme
I love the effect using the luna paste with the Wavy Mask.
Lesley S x

Princess Pixie! said...

Hi Sue
I love love love this card x
As you know I am your biggest fan and I have never met a Sue card that I didn’t like but once in a while a card comes along and jumps to the top of the pile. This is probably my favourite card of the year. I know we aren’t supposed to have favourites but can’t help it. This is it x
Take care and stay safe everyone x
Crafty hugs x
PP
Yvonne x

Maria said...

Hi Sue
Beautiful card and you have used one of mine fav of
all tomes mask as well with a gorgeous colour, love it
hugs Maria x

Tressa said...

This is a cracker. Love it!

Teresa

Owlish said...

Hi SUE
I love this card l done this effect many times and enjoy it your card is gorgeous and colours fantastic
Owlish Xx

CCM said...

I really love,love this card!

Hugs from Toronto to you all.
Stay safe and healthy.
Carmen-Dorothy

Sandra said...

I like all the textures you included on this card and the beautiful blue really stands out. Gorgeous!

Sandra Smith
Queen Creek