Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Punched Flower Birthday Card


Every crafting stash needs a couple of great flower punches. Punches make it easy to add detail to your card designs. This Punched Flower Birthday Card was made using the Blossom Punch and Mixed Bunch stamp set from Stampin' Up! The inspiration for this card came from the Tuesday Trigger: A Plate of Pretty Poppies from Moxie Fab World.

To create this card I punched the white cardstock, then stamped the coral cardstock and then framed the image.  The 3/4" circle is stamped but it's hard to tell from the photo.  I went with a monochromatic colour scheme to keep it simple.  Sometimes, I'm a big fan of the less is more approach.

Punched Flower Birthday Card Supplies: White cardstock, calypso coral cardstock, riding hood red cardstock and Everyday Enchantment designer series paper by Stampin' Up!, blossom punch and mixed bunch stamp set by Stampin' Up!, ColorBox chalk ink in warm red by Clearsnap, sentiment stamp by Hero Arts (classic messages, CL414), calypso coral twine by Stampin' Up!, Sticko dimensional sticker (dots pastels, 52-20021), and stampin' dimensionals.


Tuesday Trigger Image


5 comments:

  1. Nice work, a lovely card. Sorry to read about your sister - it must be hard for you, but I'm sure you gain comfort from your blog diary. Jx

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  2. Gorgeous card! I agree with you that sometimes less is more. Great job Andrea.
    Loly Borda

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  3. Simple and Simply Lovely -- very nice card.

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  4. Hey Andrea! Thanks for linking this up to this week's Tuesday Trigger in the Moxie Fab World! I'm so glad you joined in on all the fun! :)

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