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Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Still Thinking of Spring

Hi Everyone! I hope you are having a good day. Awhile back I showed a card that had the title "Thinking of Spring", well I am still thinking of Spring! I want to show you a card I made with Sparkle N Sprinkle's new stamp set Iris Garden 687. When I taught school some of my children would bring me irises in the Spring. They smelled so good sitting on my desk.


I used the Die-Versions Gents Background die on a Super Adhesive sheet and then added Lacy Lilac glitter G1033 to it for the background. I loved using the Spellbinders Gold Majesty Circle die that I pop dotted in the center. I colored the irises using colored pencils and Gamsol and added Sparkling Snow glitter G1003 to them for dew drops. 


Thanks so much for stopping by. I hope you have a great day!

April


Challenges entered:

Scrapy Land:  Anything Goes
Simon Says Wednesday Challenge: All Things bright and Beautiful


9 comments:

  1. Sso beautiful and sparkly! The iris look so pretty here too.

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  2. A welcome Springtime card, April. Love the cheery, fresh look. Pretty iris inside that popped up die.

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  3. Stunningly beautiful card! I love the irises and all that beautiful glitter! I would never have thought to use the Die-Versions Gents Background on a card like this, but it works perfectly! Love it! Thanks for playing along with us at Scrapy Land Challenge #11!

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  4. One of my favorite flowers, and you did them beautifully!!

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  5. Such a pretty stamp and a gorgeous glittery background!

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  6. Absolutely gorgeous card, love the flowers and all the sparkle.
    Thank you for joining us at Simon says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.
    Luv
    Debby

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  7. Hi, April! I am absolutely in love with everything about this card! It's beautiful, elegant, and purple! Thanks for playing in the Scrapy Land Challenge using die cuts! I hope to see more of your pretty projects in the next challenge, too! hugs and blessings, de {Creative Smiles}

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  8. April, this is so very pretty. Love the Iris stamp and how you did the background with the glitter to match. Such lovely dies too. Beautiful.

    Hugs
    Sue

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  9. congratulations on winning over at Scrapy Land, April! yahoo!

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