July 13, 2011

Fancy Flower Punch

What a cute way to "display" a stamped image. I used a piece of Marina Mist Cardstock, traced a curved edge to one side with a small plate, hand-cut it with my Paper Snips, embossed it with the Perfect Polka Dots Textured Impressions Folder and glued it to the front of my card. The stamped image is a flower from the Always stamp set which is now retired but you can use any flower image. I stamped it with White Craft Ink and sprinkled Whisper White Embossing Folder and set it with my Heat Tool:

Add a Glimmer Brad to the center of the flower for dazzle! I opted to stamp my sentiment on the side of the card going vertical. It catches the eye! The stamp set is called Heard from the Heart and I also stamped and embossed it in the same way I completed the flower:

If you haven't tried the "Gathered Ribbon" that you see on this card yet, click HERE to view a tutorial on how to do it!

Card Supplies:
  • Cardstock: Marina Mist, River Rock
  • Stamp Sets: Always, Heard from the Heart
  • Inks: Whisper White Craft Ink
  • Accessories: Seam Binding Ribbon in Pear Pizzazz, Glimmer Brads, White Embossing Powder
  • Tools: Perfect Polka Dots Textured Impressions Folder, Fancy Flower Punch, Sticky Tape, Heat Tool

1 comment:

  1. Neat idea. A lovely clean and simple design.


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