Monday 7 October 2013

Poinsettias & Floating Windows

Hey, Happy Monday!

It's a lovely Autumn day here in the North East of England :) Today I thought I'd share a couple more cards from the class at The Paperlane on World Card Making Day (Saturday)...

This first is a floating window card, where the aperture window has some acetate sandwiched in between, to give the look that the poinsettia & leaves appear to be floating! I didn't want them to be floating randomly so made the design flow diagonally across the card.

Keeping in with the theme of poinsettias, my next card uses Pure Florals: Poinsettia, well a section of the large poinsettia from the set...

A non traditional colour scheme mixed with the traditional flower seen at Christmas. To make the poinsettias pop, I stamped them in white pigment ink on the red CS and heat embossed them with some True White Cosmic Shimmer EP.

That's all from me today, I've a few more cards from the day which I will be sharing later in the week, but I will be back tomorrow with something freshly stamped to share.

Until then, thank you for stopping by & have a lovely day :)


  1. These are so pretty Beverley, love them

  2. I love the floating window effect and the colours are so eye catching, brilliant!

  3. Lovely cards. TFS.

  4. Two superb cards, Beverley! So beautiful!

  5. Two beautiful cards Beverley! Love the acetate window and the frame you created.

  6. Amazing cards, love the windows and the flowers popping over them :)

  7. Love both cards Beverley, absolutely stunning and inspirational. xx

  8. Love these windows and the addition of the blue to the traditional green and red! Gorgeous!

  9. Love these cards :)
    The windows are so great, must try this myself.


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