Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Concord & 9th Bouquet


I love dies. Being scissors challenged, I love that many companies now have 
matching dies for their stamps. Most of all, I love stand alone dies.

Concord & 9th came out with a unique Bouquet die, and when I saw it featured
on Instagram, I knew I had to get it. Here's my card using it.


 I die cut the image from watercolor card stock and left some of the pieces intact.
I used Peerless Watercolors and did some loose watercoloring on the whole piece.


After it was dried, I adhered the piece to a top folding black card, then
white embossed the sentiment. I added a strip of striped paper along the edge
and finished off the card with a few clear sequins.

There are so many possibilities with this die--I can't wait to play with it more.
Thanks for stopping by!




10 comments:

  1. I LOVE that you admit that you are scissor challenged... It's a thing! This is Fabulous!

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  2. Donna, I love dies, too! I must admit to being totally addicted to ANY and ALL of them ... this one has caught my eye ... and you are helping/not helping with this fabulous card - if you get my drift? xx
    =]

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  3. Stunning card Donna. Love how those colors are so vibrant against the black background, and your stripes just relieve that darkness the right amount.

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  4. Love the bright colors against the black!! It's hard to remember back when there weren't so many incredible dies for us to play with!!Big hugs.

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  5. Gorgeous bouquet Donna! I love that company are doing both two, sometimes dies alone is all you need!

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  6. I love this die too, although, looking at what you've done, clearly, I'm not using it to it's full advantage. This is stunning in it's splendid simplicity and fabulous coloring.

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  7. This is gorgeous!!
    I'm all about the dies, too! Those scissors can certainly be tricky! ;)

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  8. This is gorgeous! So striking and graphic! LOVE!

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  9. It looks like this die was made for you, Donna! Beautiful watercoloring and stunning design!

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