Sunday, 13 October 2013

Christmas Flower Card

Hello, hello...
I know there is still lots of time till Christmas, but there is just something about getting ready for the Christmas Holidays. So I have for the past few weeks begun to make Christmas cards and Christmas gift tags.
Not long ago I got a new set of dies from My Favorite Things - The Poinsettia die set.....LOVE it! And of course had to try it out.
Todays card is made with the smal die and here I have just used the negative part. A Poinsettia is normally multi layered, but here for obvious reasons is only "one" negative layer :)
I have stamped several times on the card base with the sentiment (a new stamp set from Simon Says) in order to create a pattern to peek through the negative cut flower.
The main sentiment is stamped with my absolute favorite gold ink. It works magic every time! It just needs a little time to dry, otherwise you risks smudging.

The center of the flower is the center die from the Poinsettia set. Here I have die-cut it in gold card stock and added a little golden gem. This I have adhered with a 3D square to add dimension to the card.
I actually ended up making two cards. Reason was that I needed two die-cut pieces of the smaller flower for another project. You might see that soon :)

That't it for now!
Gotta get back to my craft desk and play with paper & Ink...LOL.
Pia xx

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  1. Ja der er rigtig gang i de "negative" dies p.t. og resultaterne er super - også dit med det fine kig til teksten bag. God søndag - HER pakker vi kort... =0)

  2. What a beauty ! Such a gorgeous card and love the dimension in the centre just gorgeous.


  3. Iiihhh ... de er godt nok rigtig lækre!

    Skøn måde at bruge dies på!

  4. This Xmas card just gorgeous. Love design so much.


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