Friday, June 19, 2009

Flower Pot Cards

I’ve seen these beautiful cards on various blogs and other sites and I just had to make some. This being the end of the school year I’m always looking for gift ideas and great Thank You cards. These next cards were made as a gift to each of my daughter’s dance teachers. I changed the original format to be able in incorporate a 4” x 6” photo as a keepsake for the teachers.

I’ve had these “Prima Flowers” for over a year now and though these would work out well for this cute card project. The flowers are very vivid, this first card is made using the “Whoops-A-Daisy” paper which is also very vibrant. I don’t usually use such bright colours but sometime you need to step out of your comfort zone. The teacher loved it!




Supplies used

Papers: CTMH ~ Whoops-A-Daisy
Cardstock: Ocean

Stamp sets: Thank-you, Serendipity
Inks: Hydrangea
Embellishments: Prima Flower, CTMH Connections Rhinestone Frames
Inspired by: Michelle


This second card is made using the Expedition paper, for one I had the matching flowers and two the dance number was called: “Central Park Zoo”. These were both fun to make.




Supplies used


Papers: CTMH ~ Expedition
Cardstock: Brown Bag

Stamp sets: Thank-you, Serendipity
Inks: Brown Bag
Embellishments: Prima Flower,
CTMH Connections Rhinestone Frames
Inspired by: Michelle


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