Flowers of Friendship Punched Floral Trio CCS425

by Joanne James22. June 2021 12:00

It's Tuesday and time for a new challenge over at CAS Colours & Sketches. This week's challenge is a sketch challenge and Shannon has asked that we add three similar shapes to a panel across the centre of our card. Feel free to flip or rotate the sketch when making your card.


For my card today I decided to go pastel with pale blue and yellow which is the current colour challenge over at Less Is More and I created a pretty row of punched flowers backed with gingham - take a look:


Here's the low-down on today's card:

The flowers on today's card are courtesy of the new 'Flowers of Friendship' stamp set. I stamped them in Basic Grey onto So Saffron cardstock and added a little extra tone-on-tone shading with my So Saffron Blends. I punched the two different-sized flowers with the co-ordinating Flowers & Leaves Punch and layered a row of three against a simple stitched rectangle of Balmy Blue gingham, finishing the centre of each with pale blue pearls. I added a sentiment from the same set to complete my card.

Here is the visual summary of the key products used on today's project for you to pin for easy reference:


You can see all of my 'How To' summaries on my 'How To - Tips and Techniques' Pinterest board in case you've missed any. 

As a reminder, for our colour challenges, you must use all of the stated challenge colours. You may also use neutral colours; however, the challenge colours should be the most noticeable ones featured on your card. We use Stampin' Up! color names for reference, but you are welcome to use any other companies' products as long as you match the challenge colours as closely as possible.

Enjoy your day and I'll be back tomorrow with another project. Until then, happy stampin'!


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Comments (4) -

KathykUnited Kingdom
6/22/2021 1:04:32 PM #

Delightful and delicate make that fits your chosen challenges perfectly



Nora Noll
Nora NollUnited States
6/22/2021 2:50:15 PM #

This is so pretty!! I LOVE that gingham paper you used and that flower is so pretty. Lovely design.


Jan Clothier
Jan ClothierNew Zealand
6/23/2021 9:47:15 AM #

The stitching on the gingham really adds a touch more to the card, as do the wee pearly flower centres. Very sweet interpretation of the sketch.  ;- )


LynneUnited Kingdom
6/25/2021 5:19:39 PM #

A lovely simple but very pretty card Joanne. I love a bit of gingham and it looks great as a background for your flowers. Thank you for sharing with us at Less is More.


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