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Featured Stamper: Dawn Burnworth

November 30th, 2008 · 5 Comments

Featured Stamper: Dawn Burnworth

I was delighted to see Beth had picked flowergal36 as today’s Featured Stamper on SCS; she’s most deserving! Her Sweetest Flower card grabbed my attention and I thought it would be perfect for a little (4-1/4″ x 4-1/4″) thank you card I needed to make today.

Instead of Happiness Always, I used Inspired by Nature stamps, and I also changed the colors to match the satin ribbon I had chosen. I love how her brayered background has such soft borders; mine was sponged and has much sharper edges. I stamped the flower first after inking it up with markers, and I created the background afterwards.

The sentiment from Wow Flowers was punched out with a 1-1/4″ circle punch and layered on top of a designer label that has a 1-3/8″ circle attached to it. I embellished with a Ruby Red brad and the Kiwi Kiss/Very Vanilla satin ribbon.

Thanks for stopping by!

All supplies by Stampin’ Up!® unless otherwise noted.
Stamps: Inspired by Nature, Wow Flowers
Paper: Old Olive, Cameo Coral, Very Vanilla
Ink: Old Olive, Kiwi Kiss, Ruby Red
Accessories: Old Olive & Cameo Coral Stampin’ Write Markers, Desiger Label Punch, 1-3/8″ Circle Punch, 1-1/4″ Circle Punch, 1/16″ Circle Punch, Earth Elements Brad, Kiwi Kiss/Very Vanilla Satin Ribbon, Sponge Daubers, Post-it® Notes, Stampin’ Dimensionals

Tags: clean & simple

5 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Jennifer W. // Nov 30, 2008 at 2:31 pm

    So pretty! I love it!

  • 2 Crystal // Nov 30, 2008 at 4:11 pm

    This is so beautiful!! The colors are so bright and cheery and I LOVE how you did the sentiment!

  • 3 Pat (mspfd) // Nov 30, 2008 at 5:34 pm

    Splendid! Looks so pretty in these colors. Love the background you created. Did you use kiwi kiss to sponge the background?

  • 4 Connie // Nov 30, 2008 at 11:12 pm

    Vera,
    Great job – I love the colors, but how you did the flower, part in the background and part out of the background was great.

  • 5 denise:) // Dec 1, 2008 at 12:24 pm

    Gorgeous Card! I love the colors and the masking!!

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