Thursday, 19 October 2017

Thank You with Stampin Friends

Welcome to the Stampin Friends October Blog Hop.  I hope your are ready to see lots of inspiring  Thanksgiving creations.  

We don't celebrate Thanksgiving in Australia like in the US, but it is always nice to show how much we appreciate what someone has done for you, so I've made a "Thank You" set featuring the Detailed Dragonfly thinlets.

I "smooched" a watercolour background using Fresh Fig, Berry Burst and Powder Pink, then die cut 2 sets of dragonflies in Berry burst and one in Powder Pink and adhered together - this give a similar look to the "eclipse technique".

The Rose Wonder set had the perfect sized "thank you" for my card, I stamped on vellum and clear embossed it, then all that was left was to add a touch of bling with some sequins.

I double cut a larger butterfly in Fresh Fig and Powder Pink and added some Metallic Silver thread between them before adding to my Hexagonal Window Box - the ribbon is just tied around the lid

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Items Featured in todays project:

 Window Box Thinlets       Detailed Dragonfly Thinlets

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  1. Thank you for sharing your projects!

  2. Love the smooching technique. Colors are awesome!

  3. I love your smooching technique and color combo! gorgeous!

  4. Love your smooched background - nice projects!!

  5. Love the dragonfly set. I need to use it more. #SFbloghop2017

  6. Cool "smooching" technique. Awesome projects. #SFbloghop2017

  7. So pretty - love the soft colors and the dragonflies.


  8. Such a pretty color combo and great card!!! Thanks for sharing!

  9. Lovely color combination! I always enjoy seeing your cards and projects--beautiful work! Thanks for a chance to win! #SFbloghop2017

  10. Wow!! All my favourite colours on one card with dragonflies. Love the smooching technique too. Absolutely stunning card Sue!

  11. Hello, Sue, Wow, I love your background it looks amazing, I haven't heard much about this technique I will have to look it up. Any shade of Pink to Purple rock with me. They such happy colours, some of the most prettiest flowers are Pink. I too like to raise the Thinlits Images or Letters and Numbers this way it makes them far more sturdier than Dimensionals and easier too. Once again a super card for any occasion.

  12. Such a pretty set of projects.


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