Jun 18, 2022

Summer Flowers

Hello and welcome! 

It's time already for a new theme at Allsorts challenge and this week Dena is hosting. Her theme for this week is "Summer Flowers" and as always we hope you'll join in the fun! There are two prizes up for grabs this time, a beautiful floral stamp set and a choice of 3 digis from Ruth Hamilton Design who has some equally beautiful floral images (and others) to choose from!

Here is what I made using one of Ruth's digis - Cosmos.


I printed on Neenah 80lb card stock and then colored using a few Copic markers. I also used a Faber Castell Polychromo pencil for some more shading. The image was fussy cut. 

I used a small envelope die I've had for many years, this exact one came from Whimsy Stamps but it's no longer available. Alternative options might be available here


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After die cutting the envelope on white card stock I used a MFT dotted stencil which I also used on the card base with Wilted Violet Distress Oxide ink. The patterned paper is from my stash, probably by DCWV.

The sentiment is from Penny Black's Set Blooming Sentiments, I bend it on a clear block to make it work on this banner die (from Avery Elle Wonky Stitches set). To finish it off I added a small button with some twine and Stickles glitter in the flower center. 


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Sharing with these challenges:
Cardz 4 Galz - Die Cuts // Crafty Gals Corner - AG // Simon Says Stamp - Add a Sentiment // 

15 comments:

  1. A gorgeous design and colour way Ellie.
    Lorraine

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  2. Purple and green are a beautiful combination. I love the softer shade stenciled for the card and small envelope. So pretty!

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  3. What a gorgeous card Ellie - fabulous colour combination and a gorgeous result
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  4. Oh that’s lovely Ellie. Xxx

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  5. Striking colours so beautiful card;-))m

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  6. A gorgeous card,thanks for sharing with us at Cardz 4 Galz

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  7. Beautiful design Ellie - love your colouring, and the little envelope die is fab, I think i want one!! Love also how you stencilled on the envelope and the background to match - great composition.
    Pauline xx

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  8. Die Blüten hast Du wunderschön coloriert und mir gefällt auch die Gesamtgestaltung Deiner Karte. Eine schöne Inspiration. LG Gundi

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  9. I do like purple and green together, this is a beaituful card.

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  10. Your card is stunning! Thank you x

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  11. The card turned out cute. The flowers are beautiful.
    xoxo
    Lovely
    www.mynameislovely.com

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  12. These flowers are gorgeous and I really love the envelope die cut! Thanks for joining us at Cardz 4 Galz. I hope to see you in the gallery again soon.

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