12 March 2013

Sweet 'n Sassy March Blog Hop Day 4: Flower Blocks 1

Welcome to Day #4 of your March Release Features!  

Today's featured set is...

Flower Blocks 1

This gorgeous set of large flower block images is a dream to color.  You'll love adorning your Spring cards with these lovely images and sentiments.
  • Set includes 4 images and 4 sentiments 
  • Set measures approximately 6"x8"
  • Images measure approximately 2 3/4" x 2 3/4"
  • Illustrated by Korin Sutherland
  • Set is priced at $26

Let me show you the cards I made.

Best Wishes: Super Clean and Simple :) I think I was in the mood for Yellow coloring.

  • Make card base from White Cardstock. A2 size.
  • Cut a panel from White CS, (3.75" x 5"), ink all edges and emboss. Adhere it to card front.
  • Stamp image on White CS in Memento Tuxedo Black. Color image with Copic Markers. Die-cut image with Square Dies.
  • Die-cut a Plaque Label from Yellow CS, stamp sentiment in Black Archival Ink. Adhere sentiment to image.
  • Add image to card with foam tape.
  • Add Swirl rhinestones.
  • Make a bow a adhere it to card.

Card Recipe:
  • Cardstock: White Neenah (CutCardstock), Yellow (GKD)
  • Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black (Tsukineko), Black Archival (Ranger), Copic Markers.
  • Embellishments: Swirl Rhinestones (Zva Creative), Green Ribbon (May Arts)
  • Accessories: Dimensionals (SU)


For a dear friend: I think this daffodil is so pretty!! They grow around this area and spread like crazy too :)

  • Make card base from White Cardstock.
  • Cut a piece of Patterned Paper (3.75" x 5"), add an extra piece of PP, a scallop border from Yellow Cardstock and add stitches.
  • Tie on ribbon.
  • Cut a small panel from White Cardstock, stamp sentiment in Black Archival Ink.
  • Stamp image on White CS in Memento Tuxedo Black Ink, color image with Copic Markers. Die-cut image with Circle Nestabilities, mat it with a scallop yellow piece and adhere it to card.

Card Recipe:
  • Cardstock: White Neenak (CutCarsdtock), Yellow (GKD)
  • Paper: For the record, For the record 2 (Echo Park Paper)
  • Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black (Tsukineko), Black Archival (Ranger), Copic Markers.
  • Accesories:Scallop border die (SNSS), Circle Nestabilities, Scallop Circle Nestabilities (Spellbinders), Ribbon (May arts)

Check out some of the fabulous samples made by our talented DT in the thumbnails below.

Be sure to leave a comment of each of the blogs along your journey because we're giving away this fantastic stamp set to one lucky commenter!  
The deadline to comment for a chance to win is midnight EST Wednesday, March 13th.  The list of winners will be announced on our website homepage on Thursday, March 14th.

Thanks so much for joining us! 
Enjoy the hop!


Dianne said...

G O R G E O U S,beautifully colored, lovely embossed background nice bling hearts,sorry we can't see a few cards whaaa:):) have a great day..

Bridget said...

Giovana, you have such a PRETTY style and you've made these daffodils simply SHINE...both are so full of spring beauty, life, and your lovely heart!

Jonia said...

WOW, love both of the cards you shared with us. Love them and know the recipient will also.

jcobb said...

These are just gorgeous! 'nuff said!

Donna Idlet said...

Love your cards, love how you embellished each one. Thanks for sharing.

the primitive country bug said...

Your cards are amazing! Love the "water" droplets on the daffodil. both of them are just gorgeous!

Helen Dooley said...

Love this card, Really beautiful!

justsomestuffimade said...

Love both of your cards Gio! - your colouring in those fresh yellows is so fresh and sunshiney... And I think the cropping a circle for the daffodil is very clever - even more scope for these stamps!!
Anyone would be so happy to receive these cards!
Thanks for the chance to win, Rx

Lorie said...

Both of your cards are just beautiful! Your coloring is amazing and that green bow...I love it!

momandmec said...

Love both of your cards....like the coloring with that "POP" of green ribbon...such talent!!!

Linda R. said...

Beautiful! I love how the scallops in the circle seem to complete the daffodil.

Crafty Math Chick said...

These are both so breath-taking Giovana! The perfect touch of sparkle in each one! And I LOVE how you have that big perfect bow at the base of the tulip in your first card against that beautiful embossed background, so elegant! And your daffodil is so perfectly colored and cheerful!

Cynthia said...

Both designs are lovely, Giovana. Gorgeous bow on the first card.

Grace Baxter said...

BEAUTIFUL! I've been staring at every detail in your tulip card. It's all so lovely. Thanks too, for sharing instructions of how you made it.

Sandra said...

beautiful cards -
Love the green ribbons with the yellow flowers - screams Spring!
Sandra ltb

Deborah Adams/stampndeb00 said...

Wow, beautiful cards you have. I love the bright yellow with green bow so spring-y. I love those colors together. Beautiful job.

Marilyn Jensen said...

Yellow flowers must be your passion! Both cards are exquisite! The stitching around one is very interesting...very nice work!

Just Me said...

Beautiful cards, love them both. I like the different textures on the first one and the stitching on the second. Love, love the color

Sherry said...

love love love your first card!! it is gorgeous, course the second one is too, lol.

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

Both of these are so fresh and spring like. Fabulous coloring.

arlsmom aka Lynda said...

both your cards are gorgeous!!!

Kris B said...

Both your cards are just beautiful! I really love the big green bow on the first! TFS God bless!!

Sue D said...

Such pretty cards! I like the colors, embossing and ribbons.

Zella said...

Both cards are so pretty...but tulips are one of my favorite spring flowers and yours looks like it was just picked! Beautiful!!!

craftymom205 said...

Love your cards.

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Jo4Him said...

Gorgeous cards; love the color combos and details. Thanks for sharing

Monika/Buzsy said...

Lovely cards Giovana. Love the yellow. Just pops off the page!

Bonnie Worley said...

Awesome! Beautiful bright yellow and love the green ribbons. Really look real and like spring! Both cards are totally awesome!

Lee Ann Barrett said...

Stunning as usual, friend! Love your yellows; they are so bright and cheery! And the embossed background. I would not have that to use that fold with a flower, but it really looks good!

Holly M said...

So glad you felt like doing the yellow today, these are wonderful! Great details on your cards and I really like how you cropped the second one into a circle....gives it a different look!

diane (cookiestamper) said...

ahhh...they are both just gorgeous! Love that huge green bow!

JD said...

Both cards are so beautiful!