Brushed Blooms Anniversary

This card made me happy to make, it is for one of my favorite couples! I did not start out with the Basic Gray in the color line up for this card, but as I worked on it I determined it needed it. I love how it turned out!

Do you have any of the Flower & Filed SAB paper in your stash? I have a a pack and a half in mine and have been trying to come up with ways to work through it.

For my leaves I used left over paper that I created using the Clear Block F and Shaded Spruce ink. I did this by adding ink to the Clear Block and then using my Stampin Spritzer to add water and turn it upside down and press it on to a piece of Basic White Cardstock. I recommend letting this dry overnight. I had used this paper to make the Shamrocks on my St. Patrick’s Day cards so it was ready for me. That is how I got the multi-colored layers.

I used the Birch Background stamp and clear heat emboss powder on the Stitched Rectangle die-cut to give it some texture. Then using the So Saffron and Poppy Parade ink to add color on top of the clear heat embossed design.

Below you will find my Card Cut list and products used list. Have a questions? ASK IT!

Card Cut List

Use a Stampin’ Up! Paper Trimmer to cut a piece of Basic Black Cardstock to 4 1/4″ x 11″.  Score and fold at 5 1/2″. This will be the card base.

Cut a piece of Poppy Parade Cardstock 4 1/8″ x 5 3/8″. This will be the first layer.

Cut a piece of Basic Gray Cardstock 4″ x 5 1/4″. This will be the second layer.

Cut 5 strips of DSP at 3/4″ x 4. These will be the third layer.

Product List

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