Pink Flowers Card

Designer: Eleonor McGarry

SUPPLIES:  All supplies from Stampin’ Up! unless otherwise noted.  Cardstock: (Regal Rose, Pretty in Pink, Whisper White)  Rubber stamps: (flower, dots from Polka Dots & Paisley set; Paisley)  Dye ink: (Regal Rose)  Pigment ink: (Regal Rose)  Accents: (clear rhinestones) Westrim Crafts  Fibers: (pink taffeta ribbon)  Adhesive: (foam tape)  Finished size: 4 1/4" x 5 1/2"

1 Make card from cardstock; stamp Paisley.
2 Stamp flower three times on cardstock. Trim, ink edges, and mat with cardstock.
3 Stamp dots on cardstock; trim. Tie with ribbon. Adhere matted piece.
4 Mat piece with cardstock; distress and ink edges. Adhere with foam tape.
5 Adhere rhinestones.

Designer Tip
Create the illusion of depth by stamping the same image repeatedly without reinking. The darker and lighter images look like some are farther away in the background.

Monochromatic Magic
Crafting with varying shades of one color is a hot technique that can help you create stunning projects. You’ll find more exciting examples in the “Manic for Monochromatic” article in our August/September 2008 issue.

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Pink Card
I really like this card. The colors are great and it's very eye catching. Nicely done.
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