Friday, May 25, 2018

Altnew Rose Flurries Card Set & Simon Says Stamp Card Kit Winner

Hi everyone!

I'm stopping by to announce the winner of the SOLD OUT Simon Says Stamp June Card Kit and share a set of cards I made with the Altenew Rose Flurries Dies.

These cards were so fun to make and the roses were a great way to use up scraps of cardstock. 

First I gathered 4 shades of each colour I was working with for the flowers and die cut the pieces so when stacked they would gradually go from light to dark or from dark to light. I did the same with the leaves using 2 colours for each leaf. There were a few shades that I didn't have cardstock for so I inked up white cardstock with either an ink pad or Copic Markers before diecutting. For the cards themselves I chose a coordinating background patterned paper to cover my notecards with. I diecut some subtle black and white patterned papers with the rectangle from Simon's Bundle of Stitches Dies and matted these pieces with coloured cardstock. I assembled everything together and added stamped sentiments from Simon's Messages For Everyday Stamp Set.

As a side note, I used coloured Sharpies on the backs of the Altenew dies themselves to keep track of which dies were for which flowers and to number the order of the layers.















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Now for the winner of the Simon Says Stamp June Card Kit.


The winner is....

Diane who said...
Such a great idea to water color the embossed pattern. Your card is gorgeous.
May 22, 2018 at 12:15 PM
 
Congrats Diane! Please message me via my side bar with your mailing info so I can pass it on to Simon Says Stamp.

Hope you all have a great weekend!
Sarah


6 comments:

Maria Luimes said...

Pretty cards! I love the sentiments!

ionabunny said...

Congrats Diane. Wow, those roses are gorgeous. Hugz

Diane said...

Your cards are gorgeous.

Rosali said...

Those roses are sooo gorgeous!! You are really selling them to me! :D

KT Fit Kitty said...

These are so, so pretty, Sarah! Love the layered dies you used! Congrats to the card kit winner - I'm not surprised the kit sold out!

byAnnette said...

Really like the way you layered the flowers & leaves
Papers are perfect!