Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Spring thank you card

Hi everyone!  I have a happy spring thank you card to share today.  This one is loaded with dies and I even snuck in some light stenciling!  Stenciling is a fun way to dress up your label shapes.  I used my Faded Dot stencil and stenciled in light green ink coming from the left side, fading toward the right.  Then to finish it off, I inked the edges and added stickles for some sparkle.
My flower blossom is a combination of 3 die sets, Jewel Flowers and Flourishes, Foliage Flourish and Rose Creations. The base sunflower is 2 layers of different green shades.  I just love the light blue flourish and leaves, an unexpected pop of color.

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day!  Here's a close up picture of the blossom and stencil detail.
Card Deets: 
Spellbinder dies: S4-430 Foliage flourish,  IN-012 Celebration, S5-050 Rose Creations and S5-143 Jewel Flowers and Flourishes Shapeabilities®, S4-310 Labels Eighteen Nestabilities®
 
Paper: Bazzill Paper Basics, Butter Mints, Fresh Mints, Spearmint Stick, Robin's Egg and Sour Grape Card Shoppe cardstock; Misc retired pattern paper and Baked Brown Sugar cardstock from SU 
Embellishments - Stamp Simply Ribbon Store: May Arts, Burlap String, Kaisercraft pearls; similar ribbon can be found in the Dotted Ribbon category; Stardust Stickles 
Adhesive - Tombow USA Mono Multi liquid glue; Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L Foam Squares 
NOTE: You can also find Spellbinders Die Templates at the The Stamp Simply Ribbon Store. 
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4 comments:

  1. OH Michelle, what a gorgeous card, I love the colors, they really pop! Also the fading of green is so subtle, but brings so much. I needed to see your beautiful card this evening!!! Thanks for the lifting my spirits!

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  2. So very pretty! I love the colors too and the layered die cuts!

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  3. Very pretty Michelle. Love the paper you used along with the combo of your flower colors. Your bow is gorgeous as well.

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