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Thursday, 3 September 2015

Graceful Pink - For the best Parents

Good Morning Everyone,

Today's card is a quick and easy one

Products used ( which are also links to Phills website) :-)


8 x 8  Card Blank
Graceful Butterflies & Dragonflies Paper Pad
Sentimentally Yours Elegant Family Collection Stamp Set 
Graceful Pink P.V.A.
Graceful Pink Twinkles
Sue Wilson Dies Austrian Collection - Vienna
Spell Binders Blooms Four
Dazzlers
Spellbinder Dragonfly Die


























Using the Graceful Pink Dragonfly paper I attached this to the card blank and cut the aperture out using the largest Vienna Die.



Sentiment

For the centre feature I used the Vienna Dies, backing it with pink paper from the pad.

I then stamped the sentiment using Black Soot Distress Ink.

Keeping the card closed I lined up the sentiment and attached to the card using pads to give dimension.






Finishing Touches

Using Blooms Four Die  I cut out several flowers from scraps of white card and pink from the paper pad, shaped and glued these , then attached to card and added a small dazzler to each flower.

I then cut the dragonfly out, again using scraps of paper and card.
Once attached to card I used Glamour Dust and P.V.A.
 I finished off the front of the card using Graceful Pink Twinkles around the aperture.

Finally I decorated the inside corners with pink paper and edges around the Sentiment with Graceful Pink Twinkles.


                                                                  Happy Crafting


13 comments:

  1. Morning Barb and Phill, absolutely gorgeous card, loving it. Must try this one.

    Enjoy Thursday, stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs, June Smith xx

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  2. Morning Barb, This is very pretty, I'm loving the flowers and the background is fabulous.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

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  3. Good morning, it might be quick and easy but it sure looks good : )
    Have a good one!!!
    Loopy Lynda xxx

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  4. Hi Barb. Pink isn't usually my colour but I love your card and I noticed on Sunday some ladies did their Christmas cards in pink and they were really beautiful. Feel another spending spree coming on. (Don't tell Phill!!). SueL x

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  5. Hi Barb, another lovely card - as always. Graceful pink is one of my faves. X x

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  6. Oh I do love this....so beautiful in pink....luv Ursula xx

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  7. Hi Barb, wow, this is a beautiful card . I love the pink with the Spellbinders blooms four. It's a stunning die along side the dragonfly die. Ooooo I have the Austrian die so that's a good start! lol! "Thank you Barb" for this lovely card and your inspiration xx Love Karen xx

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  8. Hi Barb,
    Quick and easy it may be, but very pretty nonetheless.
    Love Janet x
    from Wakefield

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  9. Hi Barb, very pretty card love the flowers. Take Care Melody xxx

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  10. Hi
    another stunning card love your cards and this blog thank you tracyw

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  11. Hi Barb And Phill,
    Another Truly Magnificent Card In The Pink I Love Phill's Papers, I Love How You Made Your Card Using The Vienna Die From The Austrian Collection. I Really Love The Crisp And Clear Sentiment Where You've Stamped Using Distress Inks I've never Used Mine For This Technique, I Will Have To Try As It Looks So Clear.
    Thank You For Sharing!!!!
    I Know Phill Has A Pinterest Button On The Main Card But Would It Be Possible To Place Pinterest Buttons On All Relevant Photographs To That Particular Card As I Think This A Really Great Way Of Explaining When Looking Back On The Card.
    Hugs From Sam xxx

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