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Tuesday, 29 May 2012

You are my sunshine (posted by Claire)

Hi there, Claire here with my first sample with the beautiful Sunny Sunflowers stamps. 

To create the flower I stamped the large flower and small flower twice on white card with clear embossing powder and coloured with Diarylide yellow panpastel before cutting out. The flowers are layered up with 3d foam and a little glitter in the centres. These stamps are perfect with PanPastels as they pick up the detail and shade the flowers without any effort at all.

The background was a bit of an experiment, I had some Heidi Swapp Invisibles in my stash which I'd been hoarding for ages. I just swiped Diarylide yellow panpastel over the top and then buffed up with some tissue. I added a computer generated sentiment and a couple of die cut swirls created using  a Die-namics fancy flourish die.

I think you're going to love these new stamps, my very talented teamies have certainly come up with some beautiful artwork so keep popping back so you don't miss out
Claire xx


  1. This is a beautiful card - such a lovely sunny colour and love the swirly die cuts

  2. Beautiful. Love the warm Dairylide yellow (one of he colours I got in the Pan Pastel challenge win). The flower is brill and the background is just fabulous.
    Beryl xx

  3. A lovely bright card, I love the new sunflowers, hoping mine drops onto the mat today along with some new pan pastels.

    Sue x

  4. Love the crispness of those white swirls against all the texture of the yellows & the patterned background.
    The PP reallu give some texture to the flower's centre too.
    Paula (PEP)

  5. Very, very pretty! I like the different shades, and the white really makes it striking. Beautiful!

  6. This is lovely Claire. Exciting use of the Pan Pastels.
    Jen x

  7. Lovely, don't think yellow is used enough, such s happy colour, reminds me of my mom she used to love sunflowers :)
    Happy craftin

  8. This is a lovely card Claire I love the yellow it's one of my favourite colours

    Jackie x


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