Wednesday, 28 May 2014

The dark side of flowers

Here I am again, with a bit of a twist on a floral birthday card. I wanted a slightly darker theme (plus this was one of the challenge themes)whilst using a pretty feminine design.So I took a lilac flower motif, traced it onto red paper and cut it out using a craft knife (not a quick job!) and added a little metal 'handmade' brad to the top right. This was mounted onto a dark grey patterned paper, and then onto a card blank covered with red paper. A 3D birthday sticker was added to the bottom of the flower.

Anything Goes - Simon Says Wed
CAS - Card Mania
On the darker side - Delicious Doodles #88
Use metal - 613 Avenue CreateGlitter n Sparkle
Natures Glory - Country View #15

And also my recent update of my fish tank cross stitch. It is now at 54.5hours.


Hugz Tinz

7 comments:

  1. Wow! it must have taken an age to cut all that out with a craft knife! worth it, though :) Thanks for sharing with us at Glitter n Sparkle, this week! Vic, DT - Glitter n Sparkle. x

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  2. Oh My, you have patience, fabulous card Tinz, thank you for sharing with us at Delicious Doodles this week, best of luck, also loving your cross stitch xxx

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  3. Beautiful card. Thank you for joining us at Card Mania Challenge.

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  4. Smashing card hun, Can I borrow your patience xx

    Thanks for joining us at G n S

    Tracey DTxx

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  5. Such a unique design and patterned paper. Wonderful job! Thanks for joining us in our neighborhood Challenge at 613 Avenue Create. Have a blessed day!

    JO ANN
    http://jatterburycreations.blogspot.com

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  6. Wonderful card Tinz, love how you've cut the Lilac out.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    hugs
    Mandy xx

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  7. A wonderfully unique design Tinz - lots of patient cutting! Thanks for sharing your wonderful project with us at Country View Challenges for our Natures Glories challenge. Jennie

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