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Saturday, August 20, 2011

Flower Fest Easel Card

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Need a really unique card to make someone's day? This beautiful floral Easel Card is guaranteed to make a person feel a bit of joy. This is the type of card that really people can sit out and admire....it's a keeper.


Stamps and Inks:  Richrazzleberry, Old Olive, Whisper White, Retired Designer Series Paper
Stamp Sets:  Flower Fest, Grateful Greetings
Tools and Accessories:  Brad, 9" Striped Ribbon, Stampin' Dimensionals, Big Shot, Scallop Circle # 2 Die, 3 1/2" Circle and 3" Circle Dies, 1 1/4" Circle Punch, 5-Point Flower Punch, Simply Scored Scoring Tool, SU paper snips






Die Cut: 3 of the Scallop Circle #2, 1 of all others
Stamp your Flower Fest roses and punch out with the 1 1/4" Circle Punch....use your paper snips to cut indents....easy peasy!
Stamp one 5-Point Flower Punch Flower and punch....then using your paper snips cut it apart for leaves....again easy peasy!



Card shown closed.

Hint:  Do Not stamp your greeting until after you adhere your Scallop Circles together to make the card....then put your Circles of DSP and WW on...otherwise your greeting may be turned the wrong way!



Score your front Scallop Circle Die Cut in the middle of the 6th scallop from the top fold.  Use your new Simply Score Scoring Tool for best results.
Adhere your 3rd Scallop Circle Die Cut to the top-half of your now-scored scallop circle.  Remember to only put Snail on that top half.


Make a brad bow and attach it to the inside of your card.

You are done!

Here is another color combo that I made just for fun.





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Until Next Time,
Denise Foor




12 comments:

  1. Very pretty! Love your color choices!

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  2. Love it! and thanks for the tutorial.

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  3. very pretty card. The colors are just so vivid and go together well. Love the bow!

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  4. Great card! Thanks for the tip about adhering the greeting last, I'd for sure get it upside down or sideways! Your bows are perfect as always.

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  5. Great card! Will have to give it a try! Thanks for sharing your talent with us Denise.

    Monica Weaver
    www.addalittledazzle.com

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  6. How beautiful. Thanks for the easy directions. Thanks for the inspiration.

    Carey Rogers
    aka Roscoe's mommy (the swap eating dog)

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  7. Wow, that's a great idea to make an easel card using the scallop circle! That's totally out of the box! I'm going to have to try this one out! TFS!

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  8. Both cards are so pretty. Love the idea of the bow.

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  9. Nice job Denise... love the color combos... now I'll have to try that TYPE of card!!! :)

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  10. Both cards are so pretty! I can't wait to try making one. TFS.

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