Thursday, September 15, 2022

The Flower Challenge #72 - Reminder

There is still time to make a sparkly card for The Flower Challenge.  Just remember that flowers have to be the focal point of your card.


I went in a totally different direction with my reminder card.  I wanted  you to see there is more than one way to add sparkle to your card.


I did use a die cut flower again, the Peony from HoneyBee.  I thought the pink papers really popped on the dark gray card base.  I saw Nichol Spohr use Distress Foundry Wax on a flower and knew I needed some to gild my flowers too.  You can see Nicole's cards here.

Will you make a sparkly card for our gallery?  We'd love to see you there.




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8 comments:

  1. OH! I've been so curious about that foundry wax, Bobby!! What a beautiful touch of glam you've added to an already gorgeous bloom!
    =]

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  2. Looks like I need to do some shopping! Love the gilded edges of this elegant flower! Wow!

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  3. Love your gorgeous pink bloom glammed up with the touches of gold!

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  4. This sure is a beauty Bobby, and I love the pink colors against the gray background...really pops! I've never heard of foundry wax, but I sure do like the looks of it on your flower and leaves...such a subtle look, but SO pretty! Lovely, lovely card!! Hugs. :0)

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  5. Well this is just stunning. Using the Foundry Wax is GENIUS!!! I don't use it enough and it always packs a punch. Thanks for the inspiration, it's simply GORGEOUS!!!

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  6. Your die cut peony is gorgeous and even more beautiful with the foundry wax, Bobby:-) I am going to check it out. TFS and the inspiration. Hugs...Nancy

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  7. The rough gilding adds so much elegance to the die cut flowers and leaves! I love the design!

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  8. Love the way you added the gilding powder, brilliant idea and so pretty on your gorgeous die cut!

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