Saturday, July 27, 2013

Friendship Flowers

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As summer starts to move towards autumn, I want to get as many flower cards made as I can, to have on hand when something unexpected pops up.  Here's one that I made recently:

PB Friendship Flower

I used the Sweet Buds stamp for both the background and the main focus and added a few extra petals to my sentiment from the Friendship clear set.  I think this flower with heart blossoms looks good both ways, just stamped or colored in.  Here's a close-up of it with the blossoms popped up above the main image:

PB Friendship Flower, detail


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7 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card Lin! I absolutely love how you repeated in in the background panel and the buds near the sentiment that look like they've just fallen off the bloom. Marvelous work!

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  2. Those hydrangea blossoms are gorgeous!

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  3. This is a sweet summer card Lin, love the pop of color and the fresh green!!

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  4. Love your card, Lin! I especially love the flowers off the edge of your sentiment :)

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  5. Gorgeous!! Love how you placed a couple of small flowers on the sentiment.

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  6. Just beautiful Lin. Such a pretty card.

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  7. Wow, that is some intense fussy cutting! ;) Love the coloring on the flowers, and the sweet color combo!

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