Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Flowers and Splatters


I made this card some time ago and missed blogging it.
The star of the show is the flower stamp, which is one from a magazine.
I stamped and embossed, then masked the two pink flowers and sprayed the card with the purple spray.

I then stamped, gold embossed and trimmed the centre image, and mounted it on foam, tucking some rose buds behind two of the intersections.

The final detail was some white ric rac that had some wee red tufts on it placed diagonally across the corners, the lower one being layered over some purple organza ribbon.

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Suchi said...

Love those embossed flowers..!! :)
Suchi xx

JD/ Jill said...

Very pretty! and nicely done embossing!

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Margaret said...

Great embossed flowers. Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown for this challenge.
Margaret, DT

Pamellia Johnson said...

Beautiful Maxine! I love the embossed flower in the middle, and the touch of purple spray in the background is so lovely! Hope you had a wonderful Christmas, and I'm sending cheers for a Happy New Year! hugs :)

Notes by Nina said...

Very pretty, your embossed flowers are lovely. Thank you for joining us for Tuesday Morning Sketches.

froebelsternchen Susi said...

Oh wow.. this looks brilliant! A fantastic card Maxine!
Happy New Year to you!

Gerrina said...

Great stamping! And the flower is beautiful repeated like this! Have a colourfull day!

Irish Cherokee said...

Love the creative insight you give to your cards. Excellent and beautiful.

Have a wonderful New Year.

Hugs and Blessings

Team Clark said...

Such a pretty flower stamp and love me some embossing! Great make!

Debbie said...

Pretty card!
Thanks for playing along this week at Tuesday Morning Sketches!!
Debbie (TMS DT)
Debbie's Dash of This and That

Dawn Turley said...

Just lovely Maxine. I've got this flower stamp but haven't used it yet. It looks good done like this

Judy McKay said...

Very nice card. Pretty flowers. Thank you for joining us at Not Just Cards this month. Happy New Years and I hope you will join us in 2016. Judy DT

cecilia gunnarsson said...

What a great card and nice pattern!! The colors is also perfect at this card
Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge!
Hugs CicciTTCRD DT {My Blog}
Through The Craft Room Door

Jo Ann said...

Oh my friend,this is so gorgeous...I love the embossed image in gold. I would also like to thank you for your endless encouragement and friendship and for not getting tired of reading my posts. I always look forward to what your comments every time I make a project as you don't miss...LOL I am so delighted you blessed us with your project during our two-week Challenge at Word Art Wednesday. This week's Challenge is still ongoing and I hope you’ll join us again. Leaving you with God’s Word in 2 Corinthians 5:17-18 which says, “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here! All this is from God, who reconciled us to himself through Christ and gave us the ministry of reconciliation:” Have an awesome New Year!


MiamiKel said...

What a darling and fresh spring time feel to this beauty! MOst of the country (USA) is under snow, whilst I'm under BLAZING sunshine - and this is a welcome sight! Love the pinks and purples - nicely done, my friend! Blessings!

Dewi Lestari said...

So pretty! Thanks for joining at Lemon Shortbread: Anything Goes