Wednesday, 8 July 2015

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Here's today's card -

I stamped the frame and the sentiment from John Lockwood's Cherry Blossom Elements Stamp Set onto Coconut White Card using Plum Archival. I popped a piece of Creative Expressions Double Sided Self Adhesive Sheet over the image and added Cosmic Shimmer Diamond Sprinkles. I cut it out using Spellbinders 6 x 6 Matting Basics A.

I swiped some Seedless Preserves Distress Ink onto my Craft Sheet and used a Water Brush to colour the flowers.

I cut a mat our of Rich Plum Card using Spellbinders 6 x 6 Matting Basics B and another out of Coconut White Card using Spellbinders 6 x 6 Matting Basics A.

I cut the largest die in the Spellbinders Triple Floral Die Set out of Rich Plum Card and added 3mm White Pearls. I cut the largest die in the Spellbinders 6 x 6 Matting Basics A Die Set and added a Small Circle Dazzler to the corners.

I assembled the card as shown piercing around the edges using my Tim Holtz Ruler.

Thanks for stopping by.

Julia.
www.juliawattscrafts.co.uk

32 comments:

  1. Lovely card, really like the cherry blossom stamps and the rich plum colour works so well too x

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  2. Lovely card Julia luscious colours
    Luv Rach :)

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  3. Hi Julia,
    oh this is so gorgeous.
    Love everything used on this very excellent creation.
    I have not seen that wonderful die with the flower edging before.
    Great plum colour, and wonderful stamping and colouring of a fab stamp.
    Love the super sparkle you get from the Diamond Sparkles.
    Have a lovely day.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  4. This is great - I love the colour.

    Anne (Northampton)

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  5. Hi Julia, love the rich plum card, the bling just adds that little bit extra. Lol lynne m xxxxx

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  6. Beautiful card-love the colour. The flower edged dies you have used are really lovely.

    Michele

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  7. Your card shows off John' stamp beautifully I like these colours very much

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  8. Morning Julia,
    A really pretty card, love the rich colour.
    Lydia
    X

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  9. Hi Julia,
    A beautiful card, the colours are lovely and I really like the way you have coloured the flowers.
    Thanks,
    Heather Treble

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  10. Hi Julia
    a lovely card today, I like how you have made it tonal by adding the sparkle.
    Love Jan x x

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  11. Good morning Julia, lovely card today, I especially like the plum coloured card.
    Rosemary xx

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  12. Good morning Julia, gorgeous card today!!! I love it!!!
    Have a good one!!!
    Loopy Lynda xxx

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  13. Morning Julia such a beautiful card today, love the stamp you have used.

    Stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs, June Smith xxxxx

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  14. Morning Julia, a gorgeous card and beautiful colours.
    Nancyd xx

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  15. The card is just so pretty and the stp is perfect thank you Julia xxxxxc June horrocks xxxx

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  16. Beautiful card Julie, love the colour and the sentiment is lovely. Crafty Regards Julie Kay xxx

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  17. Hi Julia,
    Another Truly Beautiful Card I Love The Colour Palette You've Chosen, I'm Loving John Lockwoods Stamps I'm Going To Have To Check Them Out In Your Shop.
    Thanks For Sharing Julia
    Hugs From Sam x

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  18. pretty card great sentiment xx hazel

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  19. HinJulia
    Lovely card today. Love John's stamp they are all gorgeous aren't they. The framed background sets them iff beautifully.

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  20. Hello Julia and all.

    I really like the framed art effect you have achieved. I love the Triple Floral dies and the colours you have used. Thanks for sharing.

    Best wishes.

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  21. Hi Julia, love the colours you used for this card an your flower stamping look card, very pretty card. Take Care Melody xXx

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  22. Hi Julia,
    Really pretty card today, love the stamping and the lovely rich plum colour.
    Love Janet x
    from Wakefield

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  23. Hi Julia this is a gorgeous card I love the colour scheme you have used. The stamps and dies are beautiful. I hope you had a good day. Hugs Jackie

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  24. Hi Julia, this is such a lovely card, the shading on the flowers is beautiful and then a layer of sparkle to top it off, absolutely gorgeous.
    Love and blessings - Deb C xx

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  25. Hi Julia, This is stunning, loving the colour and loving the stamped and glittery image.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

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  26. Hi Julia, This is stunning, loving the colour and loving the stamped and glittery image.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

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  27. Hi Julia. Smashing. I'm loving this plum colour at the moment. SueL x

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  28. Julia, your card is absolutely fabulous. I love the cherry blossom images and the colours are so pretty. Pat x

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  29. Hi Julia,
    Beautiful card, showing off John's stamp perfectly
    Hope you had a good day,
    Maria x.

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  30. The cherry blossom stam is very pretty and I love the techniques you have used to highlight it.
    Jan
    Northampton

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  31. A very beautiful card Julia. I love the deep burgundy color, the watercoloring, and the shimmer you added. The card really is eye catching.

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