Friday, May 6, 2016

Because of You I am Me

This card was created for Bitten By the Bug "Mother's Day Flower Bouquet/Vase Challenge"  My choice of design paper was "Charlotte" using Sorbet cardstock for the die-cuts of the cross stitched hearts adhered with 3D Thin Foam Tape.  


This is the Die Cut in Cricut Design Space using a flower from the "Celebrate With Flourish" Cartridge which  I modified to include two roses, still keeping all the flair, using slicing, attaching, welding and mirroring...I'm getting a better understanding of all the commands.  




The inside of the card, bottom corner, I used a stamp set to have the two roses opened and added a sentiment.  Left space available for a personal note.  















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CTMH Products Unless Otherwise Specified

Design Paper
     Charlotte 
     Paper Fundamentals - Basic "Champagne" 
Cardstock 
     White Daisy, Champagne, Sorbet, Black
Stamp Sets 
     Sentiment - B1473 Flowers for Mom Holiday
     Sentiment - B1467 You Mean the World to Me Occasions 
     Flowers Inside - S1601 Beloved Bouquet SOTM 
Inks 
     Black, Sorbet 
Dies - Cricut Design Space 
     M3B961 Flower (Modified) - Cartridge "Celebrate With Flourish"
Dies
     Memory Box "Cross Stitch My Heart" 
Embellishments
     3/4" Sparkles Flourishes
Other
     3D Thin Foam Tape  
     Zig - Clear "Wink of Stella" 







11 comments:

  1. There are so many things that stood out to me on this card but the first is the beautiful sentiment - the words are so meaningful. That die cut is gorgeous but you have taken it to a new level by adding dots and changing the flower colours. We may have to have a Face Time session so you can teach me some of these skills (particularly slicing - haven't been able to master that one yet!) Beautiful card!

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  2. Such grace and elegance! Your card is lovely. When you decide to have a Cricut lesson with Alyson, let me know!

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  3. Oh, absolutely beautiful. I love how you made this image your own. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

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  4. Oh, absolutely beautiful. I love how you made this image your own. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

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  5. This is beautiful, I love the paper choices and the image is great!! Thank you for joining us at BBTB2 and FCCB.

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  6. beautiful card. great choice of papers and hues. thank you for sharing it with us at TTCRD and good luck, Theresa DT xx

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  7. This is rso pretty Sue, I love the flower, the layout and design are perfect the sentiment is sweet also
    Thank you for entering the DL.ART THANKFUL THURSDAY challenge #179-“Mother’s Day” for this challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

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  8. Lovely sentiment and beautiful card! Thanks so much for joining us for the FCCB challenge this week! Hugs, DT Karla

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  9. You turn beautiful into amazing. Love the finished look of your card. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2

    Maureen

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  10. Well done, Sue! Those heart dies are adorable. As you know, I love making an image my own through slicing, welding, etc. Lots of fun to be had with all the tools out there!

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