Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Kindness is Everywhere...

Hello friends!
I am popping in to share a card with lots of details.
Yup, working on details is kind of "my thing".
It's what make handmade cards SING, I find....  😁

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 I made the following card when last month's Build-A-Flower Carnation from Altenew was released. 
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I love the polished look with the matching stamp and die. 
 There is a bit of shine and glitter as I emboss the ENTIRE flower with Translucent Embossing Powder
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I can't help adding dry-embossed details with the Carnation leaves.
All you need is the Tan Embossing Mat with your die cut machine.

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I followed the sentiment and....focused on the word "sprinkle". 
Therefore, I sprinkled the splatter EVERYWHERE.
 I hope this card encourages and lifts your spirit in this cold January day!
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9 comments:

Denise Bryant said...

Love that pretty carnation! Beautiful colors!

Lisa Elton said...

What a wonderful sentiment! Your carnation is full of depth and prettiness. Marvelous card Virginia!

Linda BL said...

I love the carnation card and am happy to say that was one of the stamp sets I just ordered . The cool thing about carnations is that you can make them about any color you would like.

Marlena M. said...

Beautiful work Virginia!

Purple Princess said...

Beautiful card!!

Sue LD said...

Very pretty. I like all the special details.

conil said...

You know I'm a sucker for dry embossing and the glow from the carnation is gorgeous thanks to the embossing powder. The sentiment is perfect because you used those lovely splatters. Such a very pretty card.

Teresa Doyle said...

What a gorgeous colour combo you used for this carnation Virginia.A stunning card!

Martha Herrera said...

What a gorgeous card!