Monday, 13 February 2017

Flourish Heart

I made this card for the Cuttlebug Mania 'Use Red as the Focus' challenge.   I'm also entering the Allsorts 'Use a Heart and/or Flowers', Die Cut Divas 'Use Red or Pink' and Happy Little Stampers Anything Goes with Dies challenges.  The card and paper are from my snippets drawer so I'm heading to the playground at Pixie's Crafty Workshop.


Card blank: 6" x 6" white linen
Dies: Apple Blossom 'Flourish Heart' (magazine freebie), Spellbinders Nestabilities 'Lacy Squares'
Snippets: Red and white linen card; Lili of the Valley 'Pressed in Time' paper

I trimmed the browny/red paper, layered it onto red card and attached it to the card front.  I die cut the Flourish Heart from red card and set it aside. I die cut a Lacy Square from white card and die cut the Flourish Heart from the centre.  I then attached a snippet of white card to the rear.  I inlaid the red heart and then inlaid the red and white pieces to complete the heart.  To give some dimension I added two more snippets of white card to the rear before attaching it to the card front.

Kath x

18 comments:

  1. Lovely card Kath and your beautiful red filigree heart really pops off the page...

    Anne

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  2. Gorgeous card Kath, lovely heart die.. with my DT hat on....Thanks for sharing your lovely card at Allsorts 'HEARTS AND/ OR FLOWERS' challenge, good luck in the draw. ♥
    [aNNie DT for Allsorts Challenges]

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  3. This is a gorgeous card Kath and I know that this is quite time consuming to do but you have made a wonderful job of it, and I love the matting and layering which shows it off splendidly. x

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  4. Kath, That's lovely.

    Hope you've had a good start to the week. Sue

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  5. Love that filigree heart-so gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at Die Cut Diva's this month!

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  6. A beautiful card and the heart is gorgeous. Hugs, Carol S.xx

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  7. What a beautiful card this is Katherine. Barbxx

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  8. Wonderful inlaid heart Kath , stunning and dramatic finished result

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  9. Very pretty and elegant card. Love the heart die you used.
    Valerija xx

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  10. Beautiful card, so CAS and elegant
    Jane

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  11. Wow Kath - stunning card. I love the elegance and it's so striking as well!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  12. This heart pops off the paper. Such a lovely card!

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  13. Just my style of card! I have this die too :) Thank you for joining us at Happy Little Stampers Anything Goes with a Die Challenge

    Emma - DT

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  14. That's a very striking card Kath. Love it. xxx

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  15. Thanks for joining Allsorts challenge with this great entry, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

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  16. Fabulous and lovely card.
    Thank you for sharing over at Allsorts;-))m

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  17. How charming! The heart die cut looks wonderful! Thanks for playing with us at Die Cut Divas.

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  18. Such a sweet and darling card. Love that intricate die cut heart.
    Thank You for playing along with HLS February Anything Goes With Dies Challenge!

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