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Tuesday, 9 December 2014

A different Christmas card

Hi guys,  first of all I'd like to say thank you to all my blogging friends and new followers, I'm always so happy to see you, I'm back today with our challenge over at Paper Take Weekly and as you may have guessed it it's too make your own  paper flowers and punched die cut borders,
you can use ribbon too if you want,
sponsor is WOJ,


I made my flowers using a free flower die on a Tattered lace magazine and also a spellbinders die,
the lace effect border was made using a Noor border die, 6002/0260 available at Tracy's noor shop uk
the base paper is by Magnolia and I distressed the edges with a distress tool and inked them,


The rolled up flowers on the end are made using the tattered lace die and all have been made using 7 dots studio papers - Cold Country collection,
the next two along are made form the spellbinders flower set using different petals dies to get the different sizes, the ivy leaf die is a Marianne die I think,
I added a little stenciling too with a Dutch Doobadoo Geometric tiles stencil and some DD texture paste 870.000.000 The snowflake is another of the xmas Decorations from a local store,


The top flower and the right hand side large flower were made using the TL dies just used differently,

full view again

Challenges
Cardabilities -112 sketch ( I rotated mine)
Happy Crafting!!
Hugs Liz xx

14 comments:

Marjorie said...

Beautiful card Liz... I love how you have created such gorgeous flowers out of paper.. they look fab!
Hugs,
Marjorie x

Sharon Caudle said...

Nothing short of spectacular, Liz
!!! I love it!
hugs, Sharon

Gina Knott said...

This is absolutely gorgeous Liz! Love the colour combo, beautiful dies and the flowers are totally gorgeous.
Hugs
Gina x

Ira Huberts said...

Stunning card Liz, love love your flowers!! Hugs, Ira x
Ira’s Crea Corner

Debs said...

So beautiful Liz - your flowers are stunning.
Debs xx

Carol S. said...

This is beautiful. Love the flowers as they are all so different. Hugs, Carol S.xx

Linda said...

How lovely!

Caroleanne Wright said...

wow this is stunning, I love your flowers, I also love making them. Thank you so much for entering our challenge at Cardabilities. x

Ewa M said...

Beautiful flowers. Thanks so much for playing along with us at Cardabilities!

zetkaArt said...

Very different but very nice card. Thank you for joining us at Cardabilities

Eulanda said...

Wow gorgeous flowers Liz!! (whistle) hee hee Sometimes don't you like having something else for your focus point instead of coloring. Not often, but sometimes. So pretty! Hugs!

Di said...

Hi Liz

It's Di from the Playground! I feel your pain and just left a lengthy comment on the Blogger Forum pleading for more clarity when they respond. Not sure if I picked up what your problem is but can sense your frustration chick!

Di xx

Scrapmumur Murielle said...

Wow...Liz !!!
Your card is very sumptuous, I love all these details.
Your flowers are perfect.
Hugs, Mumur.

cohenna said...

Beautiful card. Thanks so much for playing along with us at Cardabilities :)