Sunday, 23 August 2009

Glamour Puss


This is a card I've made for the latest Trimcraft challenge which calls for glamour.
I decided to use one of the absolutely gorgeous images on a collage sheet from June's Dezinaworld shop called Painted Ladies (see the link on the side to take a look at the fab stuff she has).
I cut the image out and stuck it to a white, then a violet mat. I made a frame for the image by cutting a larger piece of strong card and sticking pressed flower petals around the edges. I used pale yellow pansies, pink hydrangeas, purple delphiniums and red rosebuds.
I made a piece of lacy background paper using a large B Line Designs stamp and my new Twist on Resist technique (more on this later). I added a piece of violet paper embossed with the Cuttlebug new Victoria folder and stuck this to a cream textured card blank. I stuck on the lacy paper and then a piece of crocheted lace.
To finish, I added the image stuck to the floral panel and a butterfly sticker.

7 comments:

  1. oh hun this is brillaint love it to bits you have made one amazing card with it love cheryl xxxxxxxxxx

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  2. Gorgeous work Fliss, i am thrilled to see such a beautiful card made from one of my collage images
    hugs June xxx

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  3. Love everything about this card Fliss, you are a very talented lady ,well done
    Sandra xx

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  4. I love this card Fliss, the pressed flowers round the image look lovely, great backing paper too, it all goes really well together.

    Rose xx

    PS, I love your new blog background too!

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  5. brilliant card, love it to bits, everything looks great together, karenxx

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  6. Hey Fliss, this card is wonderful. The epitome of glamourous!

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  7. Aww thanks for your lovely comment today fliss :)
    hugs and happy weekend
    june x

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