Right now, Christmas cards are my favourite style of card to make, I am having a lot of fun creating them! I needed a thank you card though so I took a break from Christmas and returned to another favourite theme - flourishes and flowers.
I stamped the label and the flourish in Pistachio Pudding ink and I stamped the sentiment on the label in Mossy Meadow ink. Using a Stamp-A-Ma-Jig I stamped the flourish again in Mossy Meadow ink, slightly offsetting the image so that it created a shadow effect. I stamped the flowers using Blackberry Bliss ink - for the three smaller flowers I stamped three times without re-inking to get the different shades. After shaping the flowers I glued them on the card and added rhinestone jewel centres. The font of the 'Thank You' is gorgeous, I love how it echoes the swirls from the flourish. I also love how the distressed look of the flowers echoes the distressed look of the label - little details maybe, but those little details can really tie a design together!
Here's the inside and the envelope.
Stamps: SU! 'Everything Eleanor', 'Flower Shop', 'Petite Petals' & 'Four You' sets
CS: SU! Very Vanilla
Ink: SU! Pistachio Pudding, Mossy Meadow & Blackberry Bliss
Tools: SU! 'Pansy' & 'Petite Petals' punches, Stamp-a-Ma-Jig
Embellishments & accessories: SU! rhinestone jewels