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Winter Meadow



I have been wanting to make a winter flower scene for a while so I finally got around to it. I love trying new techniques and I really enjoyed playing around with this one.  I sponged the background then used an script stamp as additional background. I stamped several different flowers from different Unity stamp sets and heat embossed them with silver and white embossing powder. I cut the card up into 6 sections but I only used 4 as I wanted to make a square card instead of the rectangle I had originally planned.   The butterflies were heat embossed and then cut out and mounted with foam to/ give a 3D effect. I punched 4 tiny butterflies from the punch and added them to finish off the card.  I really love the way it turned out hope you do too :)


~ Supplies Used ~

Hero Arts - Old letter Writing Stamp
Unity Stamp Company - Feel the Joy
Unity Stamp Company - A Friend Loveth
Unity Stamp Company - Angie Girl: Dream with your Heart
Unity Stamp Company - The Simple Things
Martha Stewart - 3 in 1 Butterfly Punch
Memento Ink Danube Blue
Colorbox Ink Aqua
Versamark Ink
Rhinestones


I am entering this card into the following challenges


Comments

  1. Love the watercolor look to this & simple/neat design.

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  2. Stunning. Love the blue and white. Great embossing.

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  3. This is absolutely beautiful, Mandi!

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  4. Wonderful assortment of Unity stamps used to create this gorgeous card!

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  5. Hi Mandi! This card is stunning. I love the white on the blue. It's just gorgeous and gives such a rich feeling to it. Fabulous job, and I thank you SO MUCH for sharing it in our challenge this week. I'm blessed to have you join us!

    I just became your newest follower, and I'd LOVE to have you also follow me. I have blog candy on my blog, so if you stop by and become a follower and leave a comment, you're entered to win. I hope you will visit!
    Karen
    www.karen-mycuprunnethover.blogspot.com

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  6. This is absolutely stunning!! I'm at a loss for words!

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  7. I am loving this a lot!!! Beautiful!!!

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  8. Mandi, this is gorgeous. Love the winter colors.

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  9. beautiful card with lots of great techniques!
    -Rachel w k
    rwkrafts.com

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  10. What a fabulous technique, Mandi. Really lovely!

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  11. Anytime of year, I love butterflies! This is so sweet. Love the technique. Thank you so much for joining us this week for our Word Art Wednesday challenge. We are delighted to have you and be inspired by your talents! Diane Noble--WAW DT

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  12. What a beautiful set of watercolor prints---great job!

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  13. What a beautiful card, Mandi! You could adapt this idea in so many ways. I love all of the elements you have added. Thanks for linking your card up with us at the Sister Act Challenge Blog.
    Hugs, Cathy xx

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  14. Very pretty card, love the look. Thanks for playing at Love to Scrap!!!

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  15. This card is so pretty, I love all the different techniques you used! Thanks so much for sharing your lovely card with us at Word Art Wednesday and look forward to seeing more of your lovely creations again soon. Have a blessed week! Laura

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