Saturday, October 24, 2015

Thank You

Good morning!  Jessica here...I'm super excited to be back on the Butterfly Reflections Ink blog!  I've missed it!  I'm here today with a card featuring some of the new products from Altenew!
I LOVE the Dodec cover plate die!  The patterns are so pretty!  So I started off by smooshing Spun Sugar, Picked Raspberry, Dried Marigold, and Ripe Persimmon distress inks onto a piece of watercolor paper.  Then I die-cut the panel with the Dodec die and adhered it to a white card base.  Next I die-cut the Thanks sentiment from dark pink cardstock and ran a versamark pad over the bottom third of the sentiment before heat-embossing it with glittery gold embossing powder.  

I stamped the Persian Motifs with versamark onto white cardstock and vellum and then heat-embossed it with the same gold glitter embossing powder.  I die-cut the flowers with the coordinating dies and then layered them under the sentiment.  I used foam mounting tape to pop the sentiment off of the flowers and then adhered the flowers to the card.  Finally I added a few gold sequins for a little extra sparkle.  It's definitely a busy design but the gold-dipped sentiment really helps to ground the sentiment.  

Thanks so much for visiting and have a fabulous weekend!

-Jessica

6 comments:

  1. wow... jess..:) such a gorgeous intricate design on this card:) love your style... hey can u email me with an address as i want to send out a thanks card for the prize you sent :).. i dont know how you busy cardmakers can keep up with your blogs and all the cards you get made.. but i respect your busyness... and i want to give a personal touch!....keep carding on:)

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  2. Jess, it's Gorgeous!! I love how you always bring in so many different elements and they all just fall in to place. Thanks for always inspiring.

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  3. Love the dies. You put it together quite nicely.

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  4. What a beautiful background? die!!! Love the gold with the pinks.....it's gorgeous, just gorgeous!!!!
    Beth k

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