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Tuesday, 20 March 2012

Mother's Day Card - Vicky Pedlow


Instructions

1.   Assemble the 3D die-cut floral centre piece using small foam pads



2.   Emboss the white/pink card using embossing folder and Cuttlebug machine 

3.   Spray the embossed card lightly with glimmer mist and allow to dry

4.   Adhere floral centre piece to embossed card using double sided tape and attach to pink

  base card leaving a 10mm border at the top and sides

5.   Using the frame stencil cut a frame from the metallic gold cardstock and emboss using the embossing folder and Cuttlebug machine 

6.   Adhere the frame to the bottom of the base card using sticky dots tape



7.   Print your greeting onto white/pink cardstock and die cut the greeting using the Nestabilities Label 6 Die

8.   Spray the label lightly with the glimmer mist and allow to dry

9.   Wipe the edges of the label using the gold metallic marker

10. Mount the label onto the frame using foam pads

11. Die cut four roses out of the assorted pink/yellow paper using the Creatables rose die (I
used the smallest three dies to create each rose)

12. Assemble the roses and secure each rose in the centre with a white brad


13. Wipe the edges of the roses using the gold metallic marker
14. Die cut two leaves out of the green cardstock using the Creatables frame die

15. Wipe the edges of the leaves using the gold metallic marker and adhere one leaf on
each side of the greeting using sticky dots tape 

16. Mount two 3D roses on each side of the greeting using clear pads 

Voila - your card is now complete!

Vicky Pedlow

Cardmaking Online Products used:
3D die-cut flower and frame: Studiolight Frames 1
Embossing folder: cArt-Us flower branches

Other products used:
Opalescent cardstock in pink (base card size 127mm x 178 mm), white/pink cardstock (cut to 110 mm x 110mm), metallic gold cardstock, green cardstock, assorted pink/yellow paper, Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist in iridescent gold, Spellbinders Nestabilities Label 6 Die, American Crafts metallic marker in gold, white brads, clear pads, sticky dots tape and computer generated greeting.

5 comments:

Shaz in Oz.CalligraphyCards said...

Wow, Vicky this is just awesome and it is going to be so much fun learning from each other as it is amazing how you think of think I would never dream of - have the dies and would not think of doing that - thanks for sharing your great work! Shaz in oz.x

Sandie Edwards said...

Gorgeous card Vicky! I really like the way you used the Marianne Design Creatables frame for your sentiment - that is so pretty.

Jan Rankine said...

Beautiful card Vicky - I love everything about it!!!

Anne Darragh said...

Beautiful card Vicky, love the colours you used. Perfect for a Mothers Day Card too.

my craft cupboard said...

Absolutely gorgeous card Vicky
Love the colours and the design
hugs
sharon