Monday 23 March 2015

Order of Service

Hi Bloggers.

Here's today's card -

For the background, I used Sue's Paper Grouting Technique. I ran a piece of Coconut White Card through the Grand Calibur with the Couture Creations Large Velvet Tea Lights Embossing Folder. I ran it through a second time to extend the design. I then spread some Cosmic Shimmer Frosty Dawn Texture Paste over the surface and put aside to dry. It doesn't take long to dry as the layer of paste is very thin.

I cut the Couture Creations Love Abounds Die out of Milk Card.

I stamped the sentiment from the Creative Expressions Bold Flourish Wedding Stationery Stamp Set using Perfect Medium and embossed with Cosmic Shimmer Bright Gold Detail Embossing Powder. I cut it out using Justrite Vintage Labels 4.

I made a couple of flowers out of Milk Card using Spellbinders Spiral Blossom 4. I cut some leaves out of Milk Card using Sue's Curled Vines Dies Set and out of Coconut White Card using Couture Creations Vintage Branch Die.

I assembled the card as shown adding some White Pearls.

Thanks for stopping by.



  1. Morning Julia.
    a lovely idea thank you. I love your roses, when I use this die mine turn out like cabbages LOL, I see yours are nice and tight thank you. Take care Kitty.

  2. Hi Julia
    Stunning card love the colours and the roses thank you tracyw

  3. Hi Julia, a gorgeous card, love the colour and the roses. Really need to try the grouting technique as it makes an awesome background. Have a great day all. Bx

  4. Morning Julia, a gorgeous card must try the grouting technique not tried it
    Nancyd xx

  5. Morning Julia and all crafters, a truly beautiful card today, I love that technique on the embossing folder.

    Enjoy your Monday everyone, stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs, June Smith xxx

  6. Lovely card, very pretty-love the flowers.


  7. Good morning Julia today's card is gorgeous. I will be making some Orders of service cards soon thank you for the inspiration. Hugs Jackie

  8. Morning Julia,
    Lovely card, such delicate colours, gorgeous.

  9. Good morning Julia, lovely card today and I love the flowers!Take care Jane B.

  10. Morning Julia,

    Stunning card, so delicate. Love the background embossing folder.

    Have a great day

    Love & Hugs

    Jacquie J xxx

  11. This grouting technique looks lovely I must try it (hope there'll be loads left on the Sunday of Ally Pally!) I must try the PM and mica technique too (bit scared I'll ruin my folders with the PM)! My flowers turn out a bit cabbage like too - more practice me thinks

  12. Morning Julia, A really beautiful Wedding card, I'm loving your technique, I am just waiting for my texture paste to be delivered, so will be trying this very soon.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

  13. Truly lovely card Julia love it thank you love always June horrocks xxxx

  14. Beautiful, just beautiful crafty hugs Julie xx

  15. Hi Julia
    Another stunning card today.

  16. Hi Julia. Lovely card. I had forgotten about Sue's grouting technique, thanks for the reminder. Feet up today after being at the NEC? Lovely to see you again. SueL x

  17. Hello Julia and all

    Lovely card. I really like the look of the grouting technique, i will have to try that. A lovely layout, nice colours, very delicate looking. Thanks for sharing.

    Best wishes

  18. Hi Julia, a very pretty card. Kind regards Joanne K x

  19. Stunning card, I love this technique with the texture paste I have tried it a few times. Crafty Regards Julie Kay xxx

  20. Love this card Julia never heard of grouting shall have to try it. xx


  21. Hi Julia
    Stunning card - just love it
    Hugs Carol x

  22. Hi Julia
    Wow, another stunning & beautiful card, lovely colours & textures.
    Looks very expensive & posh.

    Crafty Hugs
    Haze T xx

  23. How beautiful and how very classic. I just love the simplicity of it - although I doubt that I would find it simple to do!! Pat x


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