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Thursday, March 19, 2020

{Spotlight Project} Deepti Creates CAS Cards Using Intricate Floral Dies



Hello friends! Deepti here and welcome to my Spotlight feature. Today I am focusing on making use of the delicate floral dies. I have used them with some dimension and also shared two ways to add color to my designs. I had fun creating these :) Let me show you...


Step 1 - I took two white panels and figured out how I wanted my floral dies arranged and then I simply die cut the two panels in a combination of flowers and leaves.





Step 2 - Once my die cutting was done, I adhered a transparency as a backing for the negative space left from die cutting the panel.


Step 3 - I then adhered the intricate floral die cuts over the transparency filling the negative space yet creating a window.


Step 4 - To add color to the floral windows I decided to opt two methods... one was to simply add a colorful patterned paper and other was to add a watercolor wash background for the flowers and the leaves.



Step 5 - I my final step I added dimension to the white panel and adhered it over to the colorful panels. Simple designs but with just the right amount of color :)



To finish, I stamped the sentiments. Here is a closeup into the cards...







I have used  Balloons and Banners, Trendy Spring Blooms DiesParty Time  

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That finishes my spotlight feature :) I hope you enjoyed it and will give this a try.
Happy paper crafting!

16 comments:

  1. These cards are so lovely, Deepti. Thanks for sharing these cards and how to create them.

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  2. This is a gorgeous way to use those dies. I have to remember this as I have that die and stamp set.

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  3. Cool.. Love this technique Deepti..fabulous cards

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  4. Ooo . . . these are soooo gorgeous!! I love both versions!! I'm definitely going to give this a try!

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  5. Wow this is an awesome technique...your cards turned out really nice....
    thank you

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  6. Beautiful. thanks for sharing how you made them.

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  7. What a fabulous use of the dies and the different background ideas are wonderful
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  8. I simply adore your designs. Thanks for sharing your techniques as well.

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  9. Stunning cards! Your art work is amazing Deepti!

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  10. Thank you for the step by steps and the fabulous inspiration on both of your wonderful cards x.

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  11. Just love your cards, Deepti! Thanks for the instructions, so I can give it a try. I'm adding those dies to my wishlist, thanks to your inspiration!

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  12. These are really cute. I like the happy look of both.

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  13. Good pictures showing the process. Great results.

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  14. Love, love, love! Those Trendy Bloom dies are AWESOME! Gorgeous cards!

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