Here's today's card -
Sue Wilson's Double Pierced Rectangles and Double Pierced Rectangles Set B. I added it to my background using 3D Foam Tape and trimmed away the excess using scissors.
I stamped the sentiment and the flag from Phill's Timeless Everday Sentiment Banners Stamp Set using Watering Can Archival. I cut it out using scissors, shaped it and slotted it into my frame.
Mixing Palette, added water and mixed to make a paint. I painted onto Coconut White Card. Once dry, I cut the largest die in Sue's Exquisite Poppy Die Set twice. I cut the stamen diefrom the same set out of Coconut White Card.
I lit the tea lights in the EFCO Enamel Pot. I added some CS Clear Ultra Thick Embossing Crystals to a pie dish and popped it on the hot plate. Once moulten, I added Chic Viola Mica Powder and mixed well. I poured it into a mould made from a cheap button and Ranger Mold n Pour. After a couple of minutes, I removed it from the mould and added it to the centre of my flower.
Sue's Trailing Ivy Die Set.
8mm White Pearl to the corners of my frame and a couple of Coconut White Card mats.
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Thank you a lovely card.
Take care Kitty.
Lovely card .Fantastic middle to your flower.
Thank you Jan x
Gorgeous card Julia, love it.ReplyDelete
Marion S x
Morning Julia a lovely card once again. Take care have a good day Lynne xReplyDelete
Morning Julia, I love everything about this card !! the colours you have used are yummy and the mixed paste through the mask for the background is so pretty, then the fabulous flower and finished off with this UTEE centre which is just divine. A fabulous card !!ReplyDelete
Lots of love from Patricia xx
Morning Julia, a gorgeous card.ReplyDelete
Beautiful card, as they say less is more. You are one very talented lady.
Love and crafty hugs to all
Tina T xxxx
Good morning Julia today's card is gorgeous I love the background and the flower is beautiful. Have a great day today. Take care. Hugs JackieReplyDelete
A lovely card, deceptively simple as a lot of techniques were used.
Lovely card. Like the trailing ivy die.ReplyDelete
Good Morning Julia, that texture colour is just gorgeous and makes your card just stunning. hugs ShirleyxxxReplyDelete
Lovely card xx hazelReplyDelete
Hello Julia, a super card, love the background, and the mask pattern is fab. Must go dig out my melt pot and utee, if I can find where I put it. Have a great day. BxReplyDelete
Morning Julia, this is such a beautiful card, love the background you have created and also the embellishment, oh how I wished I could do this, I am sure there must be a youtube somewhere about it.ReplyDelete
Stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs, June Smith xxx
What a beautiful background, Julia. Lovely card.ReplyDelete
Hi Julia. The look of this card is right up my street. I just need to get organised to make a few backgrounds as I usually sit and make a card from start to finish and then realise i should have made a texture paste the day before. SueL xReplyDelete
Love your card.
Beautiful card Julia. Love the colours.ReplyDelete
Great Card. It has a silver Grey look on my screen and I thought it would make a great male card. Thanks for sharing.
Beautiful card julia x love the background and gorgeous colours xReplyDelete
Theresa w x
Beautiful card love the flower center , i must give the UTEE a try.
Elaine H X
Like this card a lot, especially the way in which the mask takes centre stage, all to often a lovely mask is covered.ReplyDelete
Hi Julia I love this card the feathered mask is lovely I'll have to get that one The technique for the flower centre is one I've not seen done how inventive!ReplyDelete
Gorgeous card Julia. Love everything about it. Thank you.ReplyDelete
I like your techniques you used on your card today. I enjoyed your shows on hochanda where you were molding buttons. Looked like fun! Thank you for sharing your ideas.ReplyDelete
Love the way you have made the flower and its centre - really lovelyReplyDelete
Your texture paste through a stencil always comes out so neat, I tape mine down and put it through sparingly at first not to get it everywhere, but it never looks as neat as your Julia...this is so beautiful....Must get some mold n pour to try experimenting, love this idea....luv Ursula xxReplyDelete
You've used lots of interesting techniques today Julia. Pretty card.ReplyDelete
Julia this is stunning, the background and the colours are just a perfect match.ReplyDelete
I love the mask pattern and must get that one.
Hello Julia, What a gorgeous card! I love the background and your button on the flower is beautiful!ReplyDelete
Love Myra xx
Lovely card Julia. Your flower centre button is beautiful. Like the background mask too. XReplyDelete
A stunning card Julia and the flower is exquisite xxReplyDelete