Tuesday, May 07, 2013

Flowers for a Friend


Hi everyone.  Here is my design team card for the latest challenge at Addicted to Stamps & More #44 - Addicted to CAS.  I made a little vase of flowers for a friend ... hope you like.







Prize:  2 sheets of digis (8 images)
(please follow the rules of the challenge to be eligible to win)

Whoopsi Daisy will be sponsoring the whole month of May 2013



Stamps:  Sentiment Sampler (Paper Smooches); leaf sprig (unknown)
Paper:  White, Summer Smooches DP (SU!)
Ink:  Old Olive (SU!)
Accessories & Tools:  Big Shot, Vases dies (Papertrey Ink), Real Red buttons, White Baker's twine, Stamp-a-ma-jig, stylus and mat, post-it note mask, glue dots, and dimensionals

I die cut the vase and shaped it using my stylus and mat.  I did a dry-fit onto my card front to figure out where I wanted the vase to be and then masked off the top and stamped three leaf sprigs.  I used the Stamp-a-ma-jig for placement of the sentiment.  The card front is popped up from the card base for more dimension.



Here's a close-up:





I hope I have inspired you to join us for this fun challenge.  Check out the other fabulous creations by the Design Team at ATS&M!





23 comments:

  1. I don't just like it, Loll...I love it! I want to case this card like 5 minutes ago! lol I just wish I had that lovely sentiment. Perfect CAS card!

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  2. Love the button flowers! Are you using the small or large PTI vase die set? Thx.

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    1. Hi Diana. I didn't keep the packaging, but I also bought the matching stamps and they are called Mega Gracious Vases ... hope that helps. Loll xx

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    2. Thanks! I have put the Mega Gracious Vases Die on my wishlist. ;-)

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  3. Love these button flowers and the pretty vase! Love these bright colors!

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  4. Hi Loll. I love your vase, the stamped stems and those gorgeous buttons. Great card! xx

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  5. What a bright a cheery card Loll! LOve that vase and the sentiment is so cool (love that font). I wonder if the SU punch would work for the vase....hmmm. I'm already trying to figure out how to case this (like Shana) :o) with what I have on hand.

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  6. This is so cute! Those buttons are just perfect. Another stunning card from you, Loll!

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  7. This is gorgeous, Loll! I love that bright and colourful vase, and the flower-buttons look wonderful and add lovely dimension.

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  8. Hi Loll, your button flowers are so cute and I love the colourful DP you've used for the vase. Fabby card!

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  9. Hi Loll, I just love your cards and this is no exception. The buttons and twine are a great finishing touch x

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  10. Just love this card Loll. Those button flowers are perfect and love the dp you've used for the vase. Brilliant - as usual!!! lol

    Karen x

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  11. Oh so sweet little flower buttons. I love the tiny brightly colored print for the vase too!

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  12. What a cheery card design, love the button flowers.

    Regards diane

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  13. Such a beautiful card Loll, just love your paper pieced vase and those gorgeous little buttons make perfect flower heads..

    Anne

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  14. So well done, Lolly! It's the vase that blew my socks off today!! You chose such a fantastic paper and got such great dimension on it. Brilliant!! The wee buttons are icing on the vase! xxoo Dolly

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  15. I like, I like, I love! So splendid, Loll ... the dimension from the twine tied button flowers, the deliciously vibrant vase, the fab sentiment ... all perfect! Anita :)

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  16. I love this card, the font for Friend is wonderful as is the gorgeous vase. A true CAS. Caz

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  17. Gorgeous card Loll and I just love your little button flowers - too cute:) hugs xx

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  18. Beautiful card Loll, the button flowers are gorgeous and I love that sentiment font :) Cathy x

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  19. Beautiful card Loll. I always admire the clean/fresh look you achieve. I am so jealous.
    Have a great week.
    Hugs, Florence xx

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