Floral Cards, Not 2 Shabby

Bouquet of Happiness Slimline Card | Not 2 Shabby Shop

I’m back with another card design for the Not 2 Shabby Shop. Today I’m using their new stamp set called Bouquet of Happiness. The stamp features some gorgeous begonias and some really cute sentiments. I decided to pull out some watercolors to color in these flowers. My color theme comes from Pantone’s two new colors for 2021: Ultimate Gray and Illuminating. Basically, the colors are gray and yellow.

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I used a piece of Arches hot press watercolor paper to emboss my images on using some VersaMark Ink and gold embossing powder. Then I pulled out my little set of Daniel Smith watercolors. I painted a flat wash of yellow, then started adding layers and shadows. After my work was dry, I used some colored pencils to add even more shading.

Next, I fussy cut my images leaving a white border around them. I used Trinity Stamps’ slimline die called Hip to Be Square to cut out a piece of yellow and gray cardstock. I then layered these two die cuts and adhered them to a piece of gray cardstock.

Finally, I attached my flowers to the card front with foam adhesive. I added a sentiment and some bubble beads to add some bling.

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Thanks for stopping by! Have a lovely, crafty day!

Featured Products:

Not 2 Shabby Shop: https://www.not2shabbyshop.com/?AffId=19

Bouquet of Happiness Stamp: https://www.not2shabbyshop.com/Bouquet-of-Happiness-Clear-Stamp–N2S_p_14238.html/?AffId=19

Slimline Die Hip to Be Square: http://shrsl.com/2siu0

Bubble Blow-Out Sequins: http://shrsl.com/2siu3

Antique Gold Embossing Powder: https://www.simonsaysstamp.com/product/Simon-Says-Stamp-EMBOSSING-POWDER-ANTIQUE-GOLD-Ultrafine-Fine-Detail-AGoldEP6-AGOLDEP6

Art Medium:

Daniel Smith Watercolors: https://amzn.to/3dbkDqn

Faber Castell Polychromos Colored Pencils: https://amzn.to/3pjR2x2

Tools:

Jackie’s Craft Table Sequin Trays: https://etsy.com/shop/JackiesCraftTable

Mini Misti: https://amzn.to/2LpHJva

Original Size Misti: https://amzn.to/2A8jbjA

Fiskars Paper Trimmer: https://amzn.to/2NR4Xvw

Score Board: https://amzn.to/2NSMA9z

Cutter Bee Scissors: https://amzn.to/34EWamG

Sizzix Big Shot Machine: https://amzn.to/2N8nkN0

Mini Die Cutting Machine: https://amzn.to/3cgQD8K

Antistatic Powder Bag: https://amzn.to/3jO5sVg

Inks & Adhesives:

VersaMark Ink: https://amzn.to/3pgAdmN

Jackie’s Craft Table Glue: https://etsy.com/shop/JackiesCraftTable

Paper:

Arches Hot Press Watercolor Paper: https://amzn.to/3qq8phq

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