A set of six cards

by Tasnim

Hello! Tasnim here, and today I have a few cards to share with you.

I made a set of six cards using our Super Script stamp set and some 6×6 papers from Clique Kit's Spring Card Kit.

In the paper pad, there is one page with beautiful floral pattern that I thought would be fun to cut:


Since I love cutting, I cut out all the botanical images, as well as the banners, leaving the overlapping images intact. I then used these custom ‘die cuts' to embellish my cards.  I also stamped and die cut all the large script messages from the stamp set before I began designing the cards.

Card 1


In this card, I covered a white card base with a large stripe pattern paper from the 6″x 6″ paper pad in the kit. I then arranged some of the floral ‘die cuts' with the hello die cut and glued them down.


Card 2

Here I again covered a white card base with a beautiful gold foil dotted pattern paper from the same paper pad. Next I adhered a large banner die cut (you can spot this image near the top left corner of the pattern paper above), and layered the sentiments on top with foam tape.

Card 3

Here I used another banner cut out, but I also layered and added other little floral images. And this time I used plain white card stock and stamped a little sentiment on the banner.

Card 4

Here I first stamped the ‘hello' on the white card base, then adhered two strips of pattern paper and some trimmed floral images.

Card 5

Instead of covering the entire card base, I opted to leave 3/4″ strip exposed at the seam. Beside the large sentiment and the floral images, I also added two strips of sentiments.

Card 6


In this last card, I first arranged the floral ‘die cuts' along with the sentiment to look like they are flowing from the top left corner to the bottom right corner of the card. I adhered the floral pieces with glue tape and raised the sentiment with foam tape. Finally, I stamped ‘let's' on the card base.

I love making quick and simple cards. After all the fussy cutting, it only took about an hour to put all these cards together, and I think the coordinating colors would make this a great gift set.

Today I also happen to be a designer in the spotlight over at Clique Kits, so if you would like to read a bit more about me, you can head over there.

Thanks for stopping by!



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Harriet April 13, 2015 - 1:13 PM

Wonderful cards, Tasnin, your creativity shines.

Holly Saveur April 13, 2015 - 1:23 PM

Gorgeous set of cards!

Christine Smith April 13, 2015 - 1:43 PM

Fabulous set of cards! xxx

Jamie Vanskiver April 13, 2015 - 1:44 PM

Gorgeous cards! I hopped over and read your interview:) I love how you came up with the name Altenew! Very cool:)

Jan Castle April 13, 2015 - 1:45 PM

Well worth all that cutting!!!! Great set!

Marika April 13, 2015 - 1:48 PM

Tasnim, beautiful set of cards! It was so wonderful to read your interview.

donna April 13, 2015 - 2:07 PM

Very beautiful!!!

cindyromandaversa April 13, 2015 - 2:53 PM

Absolutely beautiful and inspiring! You’ve created such lovely cards!

maria f. April 13, 2015 - 5:00 PM


Helen April 13, 2015 - 8:45 PM

Just beautiful cards

Roxy April 13, 2015 - 9:41 PM

Hello Tasnim it is a pleasure getting to know you better. Love your cards… Always beautiful. I am a big fan of your stamps I love how creative I can get with them. Your designs are outstanding and beautiful. Looking forward to more?

Kate April 14, 2015 - 3:12 AM

Tasnim, I read your interview over on the Clique site and found it so interesting. One of the things I like so much about Altenew, is not just that you seem to love flowers as much as I do (!!!) but also how culturally diverse your designs/references are. At times, I think the stamping world gets a little insular design-wise, so your broader view is a breath of fresh air. Can’t wait to see what you come up with next!

jan metcalf April 14, 2015 - 9:30 AM

Yeah for Celebrate this Day, can be used for wedding, graduation, birthday, so may days of the year!

Glorie Mangalino Alvarez April 14, 2015 - 10:28 AM

Gorgeous cards!

carol mcgregor April 14, 2015 - 1:05 PM

Beautiful cards. The paper is great. Thanks so much for sharing.

Troy Louise April 14, 2015 - 5:02 PM

These are all just gorgeous. You are such an amazing fussy cutter. Thanks.

paperpicnic April 15, 2015 - 8:27 AM

This is such a lovely set of cards, Tasnim! Sure to make a beautiful gift! I love how you’ve paired the Altenew sentiments with these fussy-cut images! Brilliant! – Loved reading your interview and learning more about you, thanks for sharing!

jintyoo7 April 15, 2015 - 10:52 AM

Beautiful set, all with such lovely detailing :-)

beaumama April 15, 2015 - 11:21 AM

Amazing. If I could fussy cut like you, I’d love to do it, too. Gorgeous cards.

juliebrus Julie Brusman April 20, 2015 - 1:12 AM

What lovely cards! I agree that they would make a beautiful set. Thank you for sharing with us.

Erum April 23, 2015 - 5:21 AM

GAAAAHHHH!!! This is gorgeous Tasnim!! Ok I am finally giving in and getting this stamp set too!


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