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Thursday, 12 December 2013

Delightful Flower (by Debbie)

There are so many beautiful flowers in bloom during the spring and summer seasons that treat our eyes to a festival of colours and the Fritillary amazes me with its checked petals. Nature has created the most amazing patterns.
For the flower I stamped with black Versafine, embossed with clear powder and coloured with a Graph'it pen the colour is Bougainvillea which is a beautiful deep purple colour. I lifted a little of the colour near the tips of the flowers with Copic blender pen. I purchased the Nestablities 5x7 Elegant Labels set during the Summer and used it to cut out the flower panel and background from purple. I added a rectangle of white card and fixed it to a purple card. These dies are so detailed I only need to add a sentiment to the bottom. Thank you for stopping by, Debbie

7 comments:

  1. Your embossing of the VersaFine has given a lovely sheen to the image.Your lifting of the colour from the edges of the petals makes them look so realistic & one can imagine the light showing through them. The matting layers are striking indeed & I love the way those corner details not only have a floral bud silhouette but also mimic the 'v' shape of the Fritillary's petal edges.
    Paula (PEP)

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  2. This Fritillary stamp is beautiful and with the lovely die cut frame is shown off really well. It is also coloured to perfection.

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  3. A beautifully constructed, elegant card. The Die cut backgrounds re stunning and compliment the flower perfectly.

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  4. What a lovely card it is so elegant. I love the embossed outline to the fritillary and your colouring is so realistic it looks just like the ones that flower in my garden in the spring
    Jackie x

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  5. Beautiful flower and I really like the clear emboss with the colou!

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  6. This is absolutely beautiful, Debbie! Merry Christmas! Hugs, Clare xo :)

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  7. Beautiful and elegant, really shows off your image x

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