Flight And Airy Quintet

by Joanne James27. January 2024 19:00

I am currently having a love affair with the pretty Flight and Airy paper that is one of the products that you can get FREE with a £45 order during the current Sale-A-Bration promotion and have another card to share that features it, this time using the sketch layout over at Tuesday Morning Sketches:


I could have taken the easy route and just added a piece of designer paper for the top panel of the card, but instead decided to add a piece of cross-hatched embossed paper and fussy cut a piece of the pattern featuring branches, flowers and a quintet of pretty birds:


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

I added my panel to a Petal Pink base, having added a little Petal Pink ink to my hatched panel behind the birds. Here's a close-up of the detail - time consuming, but very theraputic and so worth it for the delicate finished result:

I added a row of diecut flowers with gem centres to echo the detail of the the sketch and finished with a simple sentiment banner from 'Timeless Arrangements'. What do you think? If fussy cutting isn't your thing, you could just use the paper as a flat panel - it's so pretty, it would look great that way too.

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. 

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


Stampin' Up! Supplies Used:

Table built using Product Table Builder by The Crafty Owl - Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator.

Comments (6) -

Donna Wakefield
Donna WakefieldUnited States
1/28/2024 4:00:19 PM #

Love the blue bird image. That was a lot of fussy cutting but it makes a big impact. And the row of die cut flowers are so pretty.Thanks for joining Tuesday Morning Sketches

Patti Rowe
Patti RoweUnited States
1/28/2024 9:28:01 PM #

Wow this is beautiful, Joanne - all that work you put into fussy cutting truly paid off - stunning!!  Thanks so much for creating with us this week at Tuesday Morning Sketches!!

Debbie Foster
Debbie FosterUnited States
1/29/2024 2:36:50 AM #

Gorgeous card!!
Thanks for playing along this week at <a href="tuesdaymorningsketches.blogspot.com">Tuesday Morning Sketches</a>
Debbie - TMS DT
<a href="debbiesdashofthisandthat.blogspot.com/">Debbie& Dash of This and That</a>

Christy Stanford
Christy StanfordUnited States
1/29/2024 2:08:56 PM #

That's gorgeous, Joanne!  I like to fussy cut but I'm not sure I would have tackled something as intricate as that image.  Definitely a card for a special person Smile  And I love the line of pretty little flowers too!

Jan Clothier
Jan ClothierNew Zealand
2/2/2024 7:26:05 PM #

There's a lot of work in this card but worth it. You must just love to fussy cut!

VickyUnited Kingdom
2/3/2024 7:42:38 PM #

The fussy cutting was worth it for such a beautiful result Joanne! I think you should petition SU to come up with a stamp set to coordinate with these papers!! Vicky x

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