Thursday, July 17, 2014

FINALLY!!

I have been lusting over these Altenew Painted Flowers since they first debuted way back in the spring.  Anytime they'd be in stock I'd always miss them and they'd sell out again, but I finally nabbed them last week!  They are just lovely, and of course I had to ink them up in my favorite color for their first stamping.

Painted Flowers - Blue

supplies: blue and white cardstock, Altenew Painted Flowers, ColorBox Sky Blue, Brilliance Sky Blue, Hero Arts Cornflower, Stone Wash, Green Hills, and Grass inks, sentiment from Hero Arts Live Life, blue iridescent flower sequins from Paper Sweeties

There's a little bit of a learning curve to get all the steps stamped, and I'm not there yet,  but it is so worth it, in my opinion, to get results like this!  I know you'll be seeing lots more of this set.

Thanks for visiting!

19 comments:

  1. doesn't look like you have much else to learn in stamping those flowers - your card is beautiful - now maybe i really need those stamps too!

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  2. gorgeous!! i know.... I want them too!!

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  3. Oh, so pretty, Lin! Love that cornflower blue!! Gorgeous card!

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  4. Stunning Lin, you used such gorgeous colours! I just got mine yesterday after waiting, waiting. Can't wait to play too!

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  5. Just beautiful Lin. Okay, they are on my wish list too.

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  6. BEAUITUFL card Lin!! I've been eying this stamp set too, you've nudged me even closer!!!

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  7. I find the beauty of this set to be the "not Perfect" matching up of the layers...It makes it look more like a fabric print from days gone by!
    Your card is oh so LOVELY! How did I know you you would use these FABULOUS shades of blue and green?!
    WELL done:)

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  8. Lin, You always make the most beautiful floral cards, just love this card :)

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  9. Love all the blues! Such pretty flowers. Looked at the stampset, and I think your result is awesome!

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  10. Yep - you have it sussed Lin. Love the flowers in the blue tones.

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  11. ABSOLUTELY WONDERFUL! You make me want those stamps NOW!!!

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  12. Gorgeous card. You make building a flower look so beautiful and easy.
    Love it!!!

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  13. Worth the wait (for us, anyway - LOL) - stunning card, Lin :)

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  14. Fabulous, beautiful card.
    luv
    Debby

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  15. I so agree with you on this stamp set going out of stock all the time, I still have to get my hands on this one :) beautiful card, I like the colors u picked :)

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  16. This is just SO pretty, Lin. The flowers are gorgeous and I love the greeting in the center of the card. Those sequins are perfect. ♥

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  17. Wow. This is stunning, Lin. I can see why you'd want that set. Gosh, another thing to add to my wish list....

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  18. This is gorgeous! Love the blue roses! This makes me want this stamp set.

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