Bloomin’ Beautiful!

By | March 23, 2010

Good Morning Stampers


I made today's card for the Stampin' Up! Featured Stamper Challenge (TSSC87) on Stampin' Connection.  This weeks featured stamper is Mary Jo Price-Williams and the challenge is to case one of her cards and change a couple of  things.  Are you familiar with her cards?  They are simply gorgeous – all of them!   Here is the card I cased:


And here is my card

Bloomin'-Beautiful copy

 The image was stamped on watercolor paper with Jet Black Stazon.   I then stamped the flower part a second time on a scrap piece of watercolor paper.  I colored both images with Stampin' Write Markers and an aqua painter.  The flower image was cut out with paper snips and attached to the main image with Stampin' Dimensionals for a 3D effect.


BeeThe bee was also stamped with Jet Black Stazon and colored in with So Saffron Stampin' Write Marker.  I added Iridescent Ice to the wings.  I then cut it out and attached it to the side of the flower with a Stampin' Dimensional.

 The layer next to the base card was run through the Big Shot using the Polka Dot Textured Impressions Folder.  I just love the latest folder from Stampin' Up!  It is so spring like!

Border I used the decorative Scallop Trim Border Punch (which is FREE during the Sale-a-Bration promotion) on the bottom of both layers to give a dainty lacy look. 

Two promotions ending on 31 March 2010:

  1. Sale-a-bration ends on 31 March 2010 and your last chance to get a free item with every $50 order. 
  2. The starter kit is 15% off until 31 March 2010.  For more information on becoming a demonstrator, click here

And don't forget about the two contests for this month – drawing on 31 Mar 2010:

  1. Leave a comment on any post (chance to win Good Neighbors Clear Mount Stamp Set)
  2. Shop via my on-line store (no minimum required) (chance to win Happy Moments Clear Mount Stamp Set) 

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  • Stamp Set:  Bloomin' Beautiful (111490), Teeny Tiny Wishes (1115370)
  • Paper:  Watercolor Paper (105019),  Perfect Plum card stock (101889), Pale Plum card stock (101658)
  • Ink:  Jet Black Stazon, Perfect Plum Classic Ink Pad (101437)
  • Accessories:  Perfect Plum Stampin' Write Marker (100035), Pale Plum Stampin' Write Marker (100036),  So Saffron Stampin' Write Marker (105114), Certainly Celery Stampin' Write Marker (105106), Old Olive Stampin' Write Marker (1100079), Old Olive Grosgrain Ribbon (109054), Modern Label Punch (116630), Paper Snips (103579), Stampin' Dimensionals (104430), Scallop Trim Border Punch (118402), Polka Dot Textured Impressions Folder (117335), Big Shot (113474)






5 thoughts on “Bloomin’ Beautiful!

  1. lisa808

    Your purple version is so pretty. Love the bee’s wings.

    We must be on the same wavelength–I made a card last night using the same two colors, but my card base and layer were reversed.

  2. Jacqui D

    This card is so pretty. I love the addition of the bee.

  3. Genia Richards

    Love the border punch. can’t wait for mine to come in. Love the little ribbon tuked under. Too cute.


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