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Be(you)tiful Florals with Heather

Hello everyone...

I'm sharing a lovely Spring card on the WOW! blog today and I'm using Sparkling Sand and Glassy Ocean from the Dockside trio, the beautiful Metalline Kiwi Krush and everyone's trusty Opaque Bright White.
The Magnolia flowers are from a Tonic Studios stamp 'Magnificent Magnolia' which I've stamped repeatedly using the Wow! Embossing Pad and their wonderful Bright White embossing powder.
 I had some Arteza Watercolour Brush Pens bought for me recently and they are so easy to use!  I chose Red, Cadmium Orange, Orange and Peach to colour the flowers and used a watercolour brush to dilute and make the colours flow into each other.
Once they were trimmed, I shaped them using a flower shaper tool and layered them using foam tape and a glue gun.  
For the background, I've used the two circle stamps from WOW!'s Hearts and Twine set and stamped them using the beautiful Glassy Ocean and the twinkly Sparkling Sand from the Jo Firth-Young trio, Dockside.  
Once heat embossed, I used watercolours to make a watery background and then, once dry, splattered on some Mermaid Lagoon Distress Oxide Spray Stains and some beautiful Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist.
 The cute little leaves are stamped using Metalline Kiwi Krush (one of my favourite powders!)  and I used the Arteza Watercolour Brush Pens again in Seaweed Green and Light Green to add some background colour before trimming.
Before adding all the florals to the card, I needed a sentiment and the 'be(you)tiful' words, from the  Big Words stamp set were perfect for this make.


With all the images layered on the background, I matted it onto some pearlised gold card and them onto an 8x6" card blank.
That's all from me for today... see you all again soon! 
Heather x

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  1. A very bright and pretty look with the orange and blue Heather, and the flowers and foliage so dimensional and love the added glittery embossed stamped circles too. x

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  2. Beautiful! I love how you added dimension to the petals!

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