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Thank You Rose
by Sue McRae

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Hello crafters! It’s Friday and that means the weekend is almost here! I hope you’re planning on getting a little bit of crafty time in.

Today I have another easy card that can be made quickly for any occasion.

First I took some patterned paper and white heat embossed a flower from the Wild Rose Stem stamp set on it and cut it out.

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I chose a pink card stock that matches the patterned paper and ran it through my die cutting machine with the Gracious Leaves Embossing Folder. Embossing is a great way to add visual interest and texture to a simple card design.

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Next I die cut the Orchard Leaves from white card stock to add around the flower bloom. I like the texture that the cut lines on the leaves adds to the card.

The sentiments are from the same stamp set as the flower. I chose two complimentary sentiments and white heat embossed the thank you on black card stock and stamped the second sentiment with black on white card stock.

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I assembled the card and added a sparkly gem to the flower centre.

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You can really change up the look of your card by your choice of patterned paper. The options are limitless!

Thanks for stopping by the blog today and I wish you all a wonderful weekend!

Sue Floral Signature copy

 

 

 

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Comments

Thanks for this inspiring card. I love it! Simple is elegant. Beautiful work!

I love this beautiful card, Sue! The background EF is so pretty in pink & I love the print flower.

Hi Sue, I love the embossed background on your card and the lovely colourway. The technique with stamping the rose stamp onto patterned paper and then heat embossing is a fabulous technique and looks beautiful.
Take care, stay safe, stay well.
Lots of love from Patricia xx

I too love to use pattern papers for my flowers when I am in a hurry for a card, love the paper you chose, pretty against the embossing!

I didn't get a die cut machine when they came out, but when I found out you can do dry embossing one was in my car! This is one of the most beautiful folders I've ever seen! I never think to stamp/emboss on printed paper--love your flower!

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