Friday, July 1, 2016

Virginia's Die Hard Series (Part 4)

Happy Canada Day!
I am sharing the last segment of "Virginia's Die Hard Series". 
s
  "Frame Cut Dies Paper Layering Daisy with Frame"

This die really is awesome on many levels since it has TWO parts--outer and inner die. 
I used "Partial Die Cut" technique for my project. I made two place cards with the flower and place card as one piece. DSC_0348 (5)  

I am sure you can find many "Partial Die Cut" You Tube videos if you are not familiar with it. With some planning, it is rather easy to do.

DSC_0341 (1)  

On the backside of the place card, I added an extra daisy, so the place card will look great from any angle. I am saving these for special entertaining occasions. 
daisy flowers
While I was at it, I made a few extra flowers for the table top decorations. I think these are perfect for doing craft project with children. All they need to do is add colors to the daisies with sprays or crayons, markers...watercolors.

To sum up this post, I have a group photo of all the projects in this Die Hard series.
New folder

 I hope that you are inspired by this wonderful die. I will continue to be on a look out for featuring dies in a few creative ways. Thank you for using the affiliate links to shop as this will help me tremendously in running this blog and my challenge blog.
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Shop @ Simon Says Stamp
awesome sale here
US shoppers: USAFREE 
International shoppers: USASAVE
valid till July 4th

(click photo to shop)
s


12 comments:

Teresa Doyle said...

These are all just stunning Virginia. Beautiful work!

Linda W. (ScrappinBari) said...

Darling place cards, Virginia - just love all the shimmer and the partial die cutting! Thanks for the inspiration with your Die Hard series!!

Helen Gullett said...

HAPPY CANADA DAY, Virginia! Love your partial die-cutting cards! Beautiful die!

Barb said...

Love this pretty idea for making place cards, V! ♥

conil said...

Brilliant. Love those placecards...think the technique would be easily adapted to a card as well. So pretty and clever.

richardbreaks said...

I think Canada Day is a PLENTY special occasion! Beautiful work, Virginia!

Harriet said...

I hope your are having a delightful Canada Day. The many ways you've used this die simply staggers me. I love the colors and your very innovative way to make place cards. Simply brilliant!!!

Nora N. said...

Happy Canada day!! I LOVE the way you created the place cards. Such lovely colors you used!!

Dawn Turley said...

Delightful Virginia. Nice flower

Karen B. said...

Wow these are so clever and cool!

Sheila H said...

I trust you enjoyed Canada Day, Virginia. Thanks for showing another way to use that cool die.

Cindy C. said...

I am a little late. Hope you had a wonderful Canada Day long weekend!!
Very fun and pretty projects!!!