Thursday, 28 April 2016

Blooming Friends

                                  Happy Thursday High Hopes Fans!

Spring finally seems to be here although we did have a chance of wet snow forecast for one morning this week! 

I am sharing "Blooming Friends" from the High Hopes Spring 2016 Collection. This cutie could be used for so many occasions - Birthday, Mother's Day, Hello...and so many more. I have chosen not to include a sentiment on this one until I have an occasion to use it for. 






I started by colouring my image with alcohol markers and cutting it out with a stitched rectangle die. I used the next size up (die) and cut the patterned paper to go behind my image. The banners were cut with fishtail banner dies. A banner with a butterfly, some flowers and glitter gumdrops are the finishing touches for my card. I added Cotton Candy Stickles to the butterfly wings and the flower centres for a little bit of bling. 

Card Recipe
Stamps: Blooming Friends (TT031) High Hopes
Patterned Paper: Vintage Bliss - Simple Stories, stash
Stitched Square and Fishtail Banner Dies - Your Next Stamp
Build A Banner Die - Whimsy Stamps, Memento London Fog ink, flowers - Recollections, Cotton Candy Stickles, white gel pen, Glitter Gumdrops - YNS

Spectrum Noir Markers: FS1 FS2 TN2 FS8 TN1 EB1 EB2 DG2 DG4 CT2 1G2 1G4 1G5 TN4 PP1 PP3 PP4 OR1 1B1 

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1 comment :

  1. This layout is so awesome! (might have to steal it...I mean borrow it). I love her hair, everything is coloured perfectly. I saw this coloured image in person and it's even more stunning!!

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