Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Friendship Card

I have a friend who’s been going through a rough patch and while a card isn’t going to fix everything, it’s my small way of hopefully brightening her day and letting her know I’m there for her.


I went to my stash and chose die cuts from K and Co’s “Edamame” collection as my focal. I also had the adhesive scrapbook borders from the same collection.

The damask print background paper is from Recollections. I layered it onto a 5x7 card cut from heavy white card stock, then dry embossed a smaller white panel using my Cuttlebug and a Tim Holtz “Fancy Florals” Texture Fade embossing folder:

Dry Embossing

The large floral die already had a bit of glitter on it so I layered smaller dies in the center, added a self adhesive rhinestone, and added more glitter using iridescent Stickles:

Edmame Closeup

Used a couple more dies from the pack and a coordinating scrapbook border to finish up the card.

Edamame Corner

Edamame Flower

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Netty said...

Its a lovely card and am sure your friend will be thrilled to receive it. x

LuLu Kellogg said...

This is just gorgeous and I know she will feel very special when she receives it!


Unknown said...

So pretty. I am sure it will definitely cheer your friend ;)

Unknown said...

Aw Carol, you've got such a warm heart. She'll love it!

Jenn Erickson said...

Absolutely beautiful, Carol! I love the color and patterns on the flowers and butterfly and the way you so artfully put them together (as always).