Thursday, 21 June 2018

Floral Watch...

Happy Thursday,

The card I am sharing today is a mix of styles and hopefully shows how mixed media style can be pretty and elegant.  Here I have mixed my Time Flies die set with the Gerbera daisy stamp and die set to make a classic look.

I stared by naming the background using a stamp made from my cogs die set and funky foam.  I heat set these with ultra which embossing powder and added mica to give the colour.  I demonstrated this technique on my last hochanda shows which you can see on rewind.


I stamped and die cut the Gerbera Daisy and coloured these using yellow and red pigment inks before shaping the flowers and adding micro beads in the centres.  I added these over the Swirl leaves die cut in gold pearl card.



I the  added  pocket watch made in silver and gold pearl card using my time flies die set tucking this behind the leaves and flowers.

Ingredients:
JND Time Flies die set
JND Swirl Leaves
JND Gerbera Daisy Stamps et
JND Gerbera Daisy die set

Enjoy...

29 comments:

  1. Morning John, this is such a lovely card, like the mix of the sets, it really works well. Have a good day everyone. Bx

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  2. Hi John.
    Thank you a brilliant card.
    Have fun Kitty.

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  3. Hi John
    A gorgeous card, love the mix of styles.
    B xx

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  4. Morning John, a beautiful card love the mix of styles and colours.
    Nancyd xx

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  5. Lovely flowers. A great card.
    Jan
    Northampton

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  6. That's really lovely John. Very different, but very effective. xxx

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  7. A beautiful card John. I have already made my stamps with the cog dies and am very pleased with them. Thank you for sharing this gorgeous card with us. Take carexxx

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  8. Now this seems very different to your usual style and I love it
    I adore that the hands are separate on the Time flies die and so can make the clock be any time you like

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  9. Lovely card, John, especially the flowers. Arranging to meet up with Mrs Duck on Saturday so I'll see you there.

    Anne (Northampton)

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  10. Hi John this is a stunning card I love it. Everything just works so well together. Have a great day. Take care. Hugs Jackie

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  11. Morning John,
    Pretty card, love the flowers.
    Lydia
    X

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  12. Morning John, yes a busy sample today but it grows on you, love the clock dies.

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

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  13. Hi John. Unusual colours for you, but I love it. SueL x

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  14. Love this card John very pretty and elegant thank you
    Love June Horrocks xxxxxxx

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  15. Hello John,
    Love the card today, the mix of styles, colours and techniques are fantastic.
    love Maureen x

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  16. Great card John.
    I love it when you mix it up and come up with something different.

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  17. Hi John, Just love this card,the watch always reminds me of my Dad.Stay healthy and happy Lots of Love Barbara D xxx

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  18. Hi John lovely the mix of dies styles & colours they all work so well togethet

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  19. Hi John, great card ,love the mixture of styles on this card.
    Wendyx

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  20. Your mixed media style on this card is awesome. Lovely colors and beautifully created.

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  21. Hi John. Such a really pretty card today, that reminds me, I have forgotten to watch that show on rewind as I missed seeing how you made a stamp from die cuts!!!

    Lisbeth

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  22. Hi John, a beautifully designed card, the mixed medium elements are fabulous, love it, Kate x

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  23. Wow John Gorgeous card love it just my kind of card great job.
    Hug's Lynda xx

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  24. Hi John,
    been AWOl again making a memory album for my Daughter's 50th Birthday.
    My I didn't realize how much work was involved.
    Love your wonderful card ans stunning design.
    Lots of crafty regards. Jenny L.

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  25. Hello John,
    I really like this one! I’m very late .
    Thank you,
    Love Myra x

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    1. That’s not unusual Myra. ๐Ÿ˜€

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  26. Marie P. from Longridge22 June 2018 at 10:44

    An absolutely beautiful card today John
    I love the way you have put it together and the colours just finish it off.
    Have a great day.
    Marie P.

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