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Friday, 10 April 2015

Daisy Birthday

Morning my crafting friends, I hope today finds you well and a BIG thank you for visiting my blog today, its always lovely to have you here, please have a browse round, it would be lovely if you could leave me a comment on what you think before you leave and I would love for you to visit me again.

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Now todays post...

I bought these Daisy stamps designed by John Lockwood a while back, this is the first card I had made with them. Quite a simple card, I wanted the aperture on the front to show the beautiful stamp on the inside and I think it worked by framing the top aperture with a different colour. I had to cut the aperture out three times, the base card, second layer and top frame using two of the dies from Labels Twenty Six, thankfully I managed to match them all up, its hard to see the second layer as I used White hammer card and pierced round the edge.

I love the tiny bubbles around the Daisy, just right for adding little pearl drops as I have done here in White.

I coloured the Daisies in with Promarkers and Spectrum Noir pens using a lovely bright Yellow, Orange & Green, loved how this went with the Teal colour of the frame.

To finish the card I added some PVA Pearl drops on the front of the card as seen.

Items Used:

Creative Expressions John Lockwood Stamp Set- Daisy Corner
Basic 6"X6" White Base Card
Soho Creative Hammer Brilliant Card
Crafters Companion pearlescent Card- Teal
Spellbinders Nestabilities Labels Twenty Six
Cosmic Shimmer Pearl PVA- Cosmic Pearl
Spectrum Noir
Piercing Ruler

Thank you for looking, Jacquie xxx


  1. Good morning Jacquie,
    Another stunning card, love it.
    Patricia x

  2. Gorgeous card Jacquie and lovely to see someone using Johns stamps, I,m waiting for mine in the post,xxxx

  3. This is gorgeous Jacquie, I love the image and beautiful design.
    hugs Sue x

  4. Beautiful Jacquie!! I love that metallic frame, wow! So fancy and shimmer and what a great colour!! The window to show off your fabulous flowers is such a clever idea! Stunning! hugs :)

  5. Love the colours used and the design is wonderful. Have a great weekend my
    {aNNie My Personal Blog}

  6. I love Johns "bubble" stamps and they're on my "Need List" along with 100's of other stuff! Love how you've used it and the clever aperture - something I forget to do with my dies

  7. Stunning Jacquie I just love it, john x

  8. A beautiful card Jacquie. Hazel x

  9. Hi Jacquie
    Super card and wonderful colouring of John's stamps.
    I used my daisy set fr for the first time today. . . . . .haven't had much craft time of late lol!
    Have a great weekends.
    Ng x

  10. Sorry, Ng is my Vietnamese pseudonym lol!
    Ang x

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  12. A fabulous card Jacquie, such a pretty image and elegant design.

  13. Evening Jacquie, lovely cards and a great stamp by John. He is really doing well in his career now. I've been following his blog for years now and love all that he creates. Have a good weekend. Is the Easter break over for you now? some of the children around our way go back on Monday, whilst others have another week off. Janice xx

  14. So pretty Jacquie. Love the daisies with blue frame. And love the bubbles around the daisies. xx


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