One design, two cards

by Svitlana Shayevich

Hi everyone!

It's Svitlana here today sharing two cards using several floral stamp sets.  I decided to make cards with one design, but different look. That can be easily achieved by just changing background.

To make these cards, first I stamped almost the same floral designs on two white panels. I was using Beautiful DayDahlia BlossomsSpring Daisy and Peony Bouquet stamps sets using various dye inks from Altenew.

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This step was a little bit time-consuming as there was a lot of masking. Also, some of these flowers don't have a solid bottom layer so I needed to make negative masks to add solid color to all flowers.

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I was using my MISTI stamping tool to stamp this design twice, which of course saved me some time.

When I finished with stamping part – I cut out all stamped parts with my scissors and started assembling my cards. For the first one I took a kraft card base. I white embossed a sentiment from Beautiful Lady set, adhered floral parts and added some die-cut sequins cut from the same kraft cardstock.

For the second card I took a striped piece of patterned paper, white embossed the sentiment, and adhered flowers to it.

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I like that these two cards turned out to have a quite different look. But the idea and all actions were the same.

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And as a stamper who struggles with using patterned paper in cards I am always happy when able to do it :)

Hope you're having a great day!

S_svitiana

 

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Betty July 5, 2016 - 09:34

love both of your cards, Svitlana – but the second one is absolutely wonderful with the stripe background – I wish I could buy a whole pack of black and white stripe paper somewhere as it works so well with bright flowers!

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Svitlana Shayevich July 5, 2016 - 10:14

Thank you, Betty! it was my last black and white piece from a PP pad. I’m thinking of buying one of those stripped background stamps to make my own. They do work great with bright flowers.

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Anne Sturgeon July 5, 2016 - 09:42

You would not know you have trouble with patterned paper. Your placement of the flowers on both cards is perfect. Love them b0th. Thanks for the inspiration.

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Svitlana Shayevich July 5, 2016 - 10:15

Thank you, Anne!
I own tons of PP pads and hardly use them :)

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Vicki F July 5, 2016 - 12:45

I really struggle using patterned paper also. I love the bold stripe though!

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Svitlana Shayevich July 8, 2016 - 09:46

Thank you, Vicki! PP is my biggest struggle!

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Celeste Goff July 5, 2016 - 18:45

Just gorgeous Svitlana! I love them both!

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Svitlana Shayevich July 8, 2016 - 09:52

Thank you, Celeste!

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Christine Smith July 6, 2016 - 06:47

Both these are fabulous! xxx

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Svitlana Shayevich July 8, 2016 - 09:59

Thank you a lot!

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Janet July 6, 2016 - 10:25

Hello Svitlana,
Two very beautiful and bold designs – worth all the effort!

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Svitlana Shayevich July 8, 2016 - 10:03

Thank you, Janet!

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salem July 8, 2016 - 12:20

stunning

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Svitlana Shayevich July 8, 2016 - 12:23

Thank you!

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Helen F. July 10, 2016 - 13:47

Both of your cards are gorgeous, Svitlana! I love the stamps and the colors of each bloom, plus the unique backgrounds.

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Svitlana Shayevich July 11, 2016 - 08:43

Thank you, Helen!

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Mac Mable July 11, 2016 - 10:22

Stunning design, layout and colours. The Misti with a striped background stamp would be perfect. Love the inspiration, thank you x

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Svitlana Shayevich July 16, 2016 - 21:17

Thank you a lot!

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Taunya Butler July 15, 2016 - 22:08

Svitlana – these cards are gorgeous, color filled beautiful cards!! So dynamic and amazingly done!! The backgrounds help create such awesome cards!!

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Svitlana Shayevich July 16, 2016 - 21:21

Thank you a lot! Your comments always make my day brighter!

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