I had great time playing with the Irresistibly Floral Designer Series
Eventually I ran out of time, and inspiration, so I don't have a completed
project, but I wanted to share my results so far!
made two card bases - photographs 1 & 3 - and I think I'll use them to focus on a special
sentiment or saying.
It's very possible that I may change my mind
If you have an idea, I'd be very interested in hearing it!
Irresistibly Floral DSP comes as 12" x 12" lightweight white cardstock
(CS), and each sheet is covered with white embossed patterns.
The pack comes with 12 sheets,
with 2 sheets in each of six different designs.
Three of the designs are
floral and the other three include stripes, diagonal lines, and circles.
used one of our sponge brayers and covered a complete sheet using Rose
Red Ink - see photographs 5 & 6.
My first idea
was to cut the corresponding flowers from the second sheet and adhere
them onto of the sponged flowers.
This looked awful so I moved onto plan
This was far more successful - see
photographs 3 & 4.
I used a white gel pen and coloured
the flowers using straight lines rather than trying to colour as a solid
Having seen what the white cut flowers looked like in Plan A, I
didn't think that would be a particularly good idea.
As soon as I
finished this off by painting the centres of the flowers using my Gold
Wink of Stella Glitter Pen, I knew I'd use this as a base for a card.
the same time it made me think of plan C!
I cut another top layer and
painted the flowers using my Clear Wink of Stella Glitter Pen.
changed the colour of the flower slightly and obviously made it very
I finished the sheet by painting the centres of the flowers as before.
Unfortunately, photographs don't really do justice to these card bases but I'm sure you get the idea!
I don't have a favourite - photographs 1 & 3 - do you?
Until tomorrow, happy crafting.