Sunday, March 30, 2014

Simple Birthday Card Using Vellum

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It’s Sunday morning here and snowing like it’s the first day of winter!  It seems that there is no end in sight to the snow and cold weather.  I decided to make a card using up some of the pastel vellum that I have, hoping to inspire the feeling of Spring!  As long as I don’t turn around and look out the window, I can believe it is finally a beautiful spring day outside.  The card base is white cardstock from Simon Says Stamp.  Everything else is made using vellum.  The white vellum was embosses/die cut using the Marianne Design folder.  It’s hard to see in the picture but the vellum is embossed with roses.  I used the MFT Die-namics leafy flourish and flower trio.  The butterfly and border are Martha Stewart punches.  The birthday sentiment is a die from Simon Says Stamp.

Challenges:

Simon Says Stamp – Transparent.

Lexi's Creations – #112 Punches and Dies.

Little Red Wagon – #230 Bling.

A Creative Romance – Spring Flowers.

Crafty Catz – #224 Anything Goes.

Sister Act Card ChallengeAnything Goes.

Stampin For The Weekend – Spring Colors.

Allsorts Challenge – Wk 252 Use Those Dies.

Pile It One Challenge – #13 Floral Fantasy.

A Creative Romance – Spring Flowers.

7 comments:

  1. Great card, love the vellum flowers too, thanks for joining us at Allsorts this week, xxxx

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  2. Wow! Your card is amazing! I love what you did with the vellum and the pretty little bling you added! Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon :)
    Joanne xo

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  3. Wow, this is a gorgeous card ! I am in love with the whole design ! Thank you so much for joining us at Pile it On Challenges !

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  4. Gorgeous card, so pretty and creative...
    Thanks for sharing with us at CraftyCatz this week.x

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  5. These are such beautiful colors! Love the vellum flowers

    Thanks for joining us at Sister Act Card challenge this week

    -Angeline DT

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  6. Congrats on having your card featured at Little Red Wagon!
    Joanne xo

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  7. This is lovely - I need to get me some vellum!

    I'm running a bit late but wanted to say thanks for joining us at Stampin' For the Weekend for our Spring Colours challenge!

    Hugs

    Julie

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