Friday, 27 April 2018

What a Beautiful Day for Petal Passion!

This card is entered into the Crazy Crafters Team Highlights.  Click here to see all the wonderful projects and vote for your favourites.

I have successfully adopted the #loveitchopit mantra and haven't been guilty of hoarding pretty papers for a long time now!  Instead, I'm finding I have lots of little offcuts that I don't want to waste so I'm tending to build cards around them!
#thecraftythinker , #stampinup , #cardmaking , #rubberstamping , Petal Passion, Beautiful Day, watercolouring, Stampin' Up Australia Demonstrator, Stephanie Fischer, Sydney NSW
Layering is a great way to use up oddments of pretty paper
This card is all about using up pieces of the gorgeous Petal Passion Designer Series Paper!

I watercoloured one strip and then layered away with Flirty Flamingo cardstock - one of the retiring 2016-2018 In-Colours that I'm trying to use up as well!

To finish the card I stamped the flower from Beautiful Day onto Flirty Flamingo cardstock with Basic Black Archival ink, sprinkled with clear embossing powder and heat set it.  I then watercoloured with Flirty Flamingo and Calypso Coral inks to add some depth to the flower.  For the leaf, I simply painted over the Flirty Flamingo card with Tranquil Tide ink.

There's a Clear Faceted Gem in the centre of the flower for extra "oomph"!

Thank you for visiting.
'Til next time!
Stephanie

Product List - All products used are available in my online store

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