Creations by Lynn Weiss ~ Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator


Friday, November 18, 2011

Rose Tiles

The You Are Loved set from the Holiday Mini is much more versatile than just for Valentine's Day. I love the beautiful floral designs and the sentiments included. I used the pretty rose image to create this faux tile focal point on this card.

The Simply Scored Scoring Tool makes it easy to score the 3" square into a 1" grid to do the faux tile. Then stamp and highlight the edge of each "tile" with some sponged on color. In this case I used Crumb Cake. The background is rolled on with the Love Blossoms wheel.

I recently got the Ovals Sizzix Die, so now using the oval Embossed Designer Frame is so much easier. No more cutting out the oval shape by hand! The medium sized oval is the perfect size for the outside and the smallest one fits inside the frame. (as does the Wide Oval Punch)

The butterfly was cut using the Beautiful Wings Embosslit and then I sponged it and spritzed with Vanilla Smooch for some shimmer. A few Basic Pearls and some Chocolate Scallop Dots Ribbon and you have the finished card.

Enjoy your weekend!


Pat's little corner of the world said...

"O" my do I like those tiles..It makes a very beautiful card...I love the crumb cake with the pink color...great job.

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Queen Bea Scraps said...

Wow, you did a beautiful job on the tile technique. I just love the colors you selected for the card too. TFS

saphyrestar said...

I saw this on my facebook and simply had to explore and find out how you did that. I figured it was a simple scoring method, but that is so beautiful the way you did it. It honestly does look like little paper tiles! Gives me an idea for a Father's Day card for my dear hubby that my son can help with. My son will have fun sticking his hand in some paint for this method :P Thanks for sharing!

saphyrestar said...

I saw this on my facebook and simply had to find out how you did the card. It's simply beautiful and gives me a great idea for a Father's day card my son can help with. Thanks so much for sharing! (I had something else written, but it got erased!)

Chrisann Majernik said...

Lovely. Great idea.