Hi! I made two cards using the Flourish stamp set by Concord and 9th. By changing the colors slightly in my stamped pattern I was able to treat one as a background and the other as a focal point.
On this first card I stamped an A2 panel in various inks using my MISTI stamping tool. By using this tool I could easily stamp the same image multiple times to get really solid ink coverage. Next I stamped Concord and 9th ‘Tree Ring’ on vellum in VersaMark ink and heat embossing it with black powder. After trimming it out I attached it to the panel with foam tape.
I covered some white card stock in the same ink I used for stamping the largest flowers and cut a tag from Bags & Tags die by Concord and 9th. I added some hemp twine and added it to the card with a clothespin. Lastly, I added my sentiment covered in Nuvo Crystal Drops.
The second card uses the same Flourish stamp set – the addition of a bolder red flower incorporated into the pattern and black dots give it a more graphic feel.
After stamping my pattern on an A2 panel I trimmed it down with a scallop border from the Bags & Tags die set twice. The second piece I cut I covered in embossing powder before heat setting it.
The ‘friend’ sentiment is from the Flourish stamp set. I stamped the sentiment repeatedly on a top folding card and then attached the floral panel and embossed border with foam tape. Finally, I cut out a banner and embossed ‘Hello’ on it in black. I trimmed the banner down and attached it with foam tape. The final touch was to add an enamel dot using Nuvo Crystal Drops.
Thank you so much for stopping by!
Your cards are beautiful!! I love how you’ve used these stamps!
These are really wonderful, love how you combined the different stamps/sets to come up with these unique designs!