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Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Flower Pot Card

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I have seen tons of this type of cards on Splitcoaststampers lately and decided to try to make one too. I especially liked this card made by Lesa. I have had a lot of fun making this card and really like how it has turned out.

This will be one of the cards for my upcoming "April Showers bring May Flowers" card class at Cranberry Hill Mercantile. We will make three cards in this class, all different designs. This class is scheduled for:

Thursday, April 23rd, 11 am to 2 pm
Thursday, April 23rd, 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Saturday, May 23rd, 12 pm to 3 pm

Please call Cranberry Hill Mercantile at 408-736-9151 to sign up.


If you can't make it to the class but would like to make these three cards, please call Cranberry Hill Mercantile at 408-736-9151 during the business hours to purchase a Class Kit.




I changed the dimension of the card to fit the large flowers that I made. This card will fit in 6 1/2" x 6 1/2" envelope. I used Lesa's tutorial found here to make the flowers, but I used Marvy Scalloped Heart punches instead of Nestabilites. The leafs were made with the same punches as the petals for the flowers. Dew Drops in the center of the flowers. Martha Steward punch for the scallops on the flower pot. Cuttlebug Embossing Folder on the bottom part of the flower pot. The tag was cut and embossed with Nestabilites.

Hugs,
:) Irina

11 comments:

Anita said...

Beautiful card! What a beautiful way to make a card.

yvonne said...

How stunning is this card, love the colours and them flowers, so pretty.

Alexandra said...

Hi,
your card is so wonderful!

hugs from germany
alexandra

Nicki said...

Wow love this!
the flowers are so pretty

jules p said...

WOW this is really pretty. the colors are so nice!

cherscrap23 said...

Very unique and absolutely gorgeous!

AxeS DeSignS said...

Beautiful card if you like you can go to my blog and you will see my version!!! I made one like yours!!! so pretty Congratulations!!!

June from Scrapping by Design said...

This is one of the most stunning cards I have ever seen. Congrats and thanks for posting. I intend to try something similar.

Lynne in NI said...

Oh wow! your flowers are amazing!

Hilde Larsen aka. Tindaloo said...

Gorgeous card!

Bluemoon said...

This is so beautiful, I've never seen anything like it. Where you do you get these exquisite flowers? Cute pot idea!