Wednesday, 4 April 2018

Ice Silver Squares...



Happy Wednesday,

A little more complex card today as I feel I have been neglecting the Square Gerbera frame and I have had so much fun using it!



















I started by cutting the Gerbera Square background die out of Ice Silver lustre print card.  I cut each palm out using the stitched square die included in the same set.  I flat mounted these onto more of the Ice Silver and foam mounted each square onto a larger 7" x7" square adding mats and layers to make this n 8" x 8" card when finished.












Next I cut the Gerbera Flower die twice to give me 12 flowers in two passes form one A5 piece of card ( well when its special card you want the most value from it!)  I shaped the flowers using a ball tool and made up six individual daisies I added glue in the centre and added Crafts Too white micro beads in the centre for texture.  I cut the matching Gerbera Leaves in more of the white twice giving me 6 sets of leaves( the other A5 piece of card was perfect for this agin great value)





















I cut the With Love tag sentiment the outline and then the outline die with the stitched die together to make a frame and added all of these to make the sentiment tag with dimension.  I arranged this with the leaves and flowers around the left of the card creating a spray focul point.

A classic Me card I feel.

Enjoy...



27 comments:

  1. Good Morning John
    Just simply GORGEOUS.
    Jan

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  2. Hello John, a really stunning card, love the all white, it has a very classic feel to it. Have a good day everyone. Bx

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  3. Hi John.
    Thank you a beautiful card so pretty.
    Take care and have fun Kitty.

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  4. Morning John, now this is definitely a me card too, I love the silver lustre card and it looks stunning used on this card, I so look forward every day to your blog to see what you come up with and you never disappoint me.

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

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  5. Gorgeous card John. I bought this die last weekend, love it so dainty.
    Joycex

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  6. Absolutely gorgeous John. Would be nice for a wedding card in those colours.
    Annette x

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  7. Morning John, absolutely gorgeous.
    Nancyd xx

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  8. Lovely card. I’ve made loads of thank you cards using this die.
    Jan
    Northampton

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  9. I am in love with this card, so very elegant

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  10. Hi John. I love this card. With it being an all white card you can certainly get away with all this detail.

    Lisbeth

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  11. Morning John,
    Gorgeous card.
    Lydia
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  12. hat a gorgeous card, John.

    Anne (Northampton)

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  13. Just stunning John I love this one the flowers are perfect
    Thank you love June Horrocks xxxx

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  14. Hi John
    What a gorgeous card today, so pretty. I haven't seen the frame die in real life yet and hadn't realised it's size, I thought it was much bigger from the photos. Isn't it lovely, i must have a think about getting that one when the craft spending pennies allow it.
    Love Diane x

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  15. A beautiful card today John. I love the silver lustre card. The flowers are gorgeous. Thank you. Take carexxx

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  16. Hi John love love this card white on white is a favourite of mine the flowers Die &I the card you have used stunning
    Hug's Lynda xx

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  17. Hi John,As you say this is such a typical John card,absolutely beautiful.Stay healthy and happy Lots of Love Barbara D xxx

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  18. A very classy and elegant card John
    xx

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  19. Stunning icy design. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

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  20. This is a beauty. I love that you used the square frame in quarters and using the silvery paper for everything gives it a very elegant, formal feel.
    I am arranging some of your embossed Gerberas on a card that I started yesterday and after seeing yours this morning I am borrowing a bit of your floral arrangement for my card. So much better!
    Have a wonderful day,
    Stephanie K
    Stephanie

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  21. Wow John that is such a gorgeous card I love it. Of course the dies are stunning. Thank you for all the inspiration. Take care. Hugs Jackie

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  22. Hello John,
    I don’t have this Die but it’s really lovely! I love how you have used it. It’s a gorgeous card . Thank you for giving daily inspiration!
    Love Myra x

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  23. Hello John,
    This is just gorgeous and I bet it's even more stunning in real life.
    love Maureen x

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  24. Marie P from Longridge5 April 2018 at 16:26

    A beautiful card John and so elegant. I'm hoping to get the Gerbera die for my 87th Birthday in two days time even if I have to buy it for myself.
    Thank you so much for sharing.
    Marie P.

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