Floral card


Today I am sharing a floral Thank You card.

I am currently taking part in the Altenew Educator Certification Programme and the first classes are layering. This is something fairly new to me, although I have used layering stanps before they are not something I usually go for due to my love of colouring. The classes are very inspiring and I was keen to continue making cards with layering stamps after my first class.

For this card I used an Altenew layering stamp set called Remember This.

I started by making a card base from Neenah 110lb cardstock. Following the layering guide I downloaded from Altenew. I Started with the black outline image then adding the layers which add the detail, in order using the coloured inks going a darker shade each time. I used the purple shades mainly because it is my favourite colour!

Once I had stanped the main flower image I made a mask and stanped more images so the slightly overlapped. I added the leaves and buds. Once I had stamped out all my images I roughly masked the stamped area.

I then used the Deep Iris ink and put some on to an acrylic block and mixed with a small amount of water. I took a paint brush and flicked the ink from the edge of the block over the card making small splatters. Next I did a simelar process only this time I used Champagne Gold watercolour paint from Gansai Tambi starrry colours and I tapped my brush to give bigger splatters.

To finish the card I stamped a Thank You sentiment for the Altenew stamp set Heartfelt Sentiments using the Deep Iris Ink.

I like how the card turned out and I am now becoming more confident with layering stamps.

Take Care for now. Until next time.


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Published by Crafty Lemur

UK based self taught crafter with a love of card making, cross stitch, art and design. Altenew Certified Educator. Follow me on instagram @craftylemur. https://www.instagram.com/craftylemur/?hl=en Visit my YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/user/mummykat81 Altenew affiliate link https://www.shareasale.com/r.cfm?b=888816&u=2559879&m=66850

7 thoughts on “Floral card

  1. Beautifully stamped! Love the details and composition! Thanks so much for entering your beautiful work in Altenew AECP assignment Gallery. Beautiful colors and design. Well done!

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  2. aaaghh! I LOVE IT!! love love love it! Just the right amount of white space. Beautifully done Katrina!
    Thank you for entering your beautiful work to the AECP assignment gallery. Well done!

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