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Flowers for a Friend
By Tami Hartley

Watercolor a bouquet and send it to a special friend "just because!"

Featured Product:
CL596 Pattern Hearts and Flowers


Hero Materials:
CH211 Blush Mixed Accents
CH216 Sunshine Mixed Accents
PW110 Embossing Powder - White
PW200 Embossing Gun
331065 Lattice Background
CL596 Pattern Hearts and Flowers
AF190 Barn Door Distress Dye Ink Pad *
AF193 Crushed Olive Distress Dye Ink Pad *
AF201 Wild Honey Distress Dye Ink Pad *
AF213 Wet Cement Shadow Ink Mid-Tone
VC250 VersaMark Watermark Stamp Pad
PS566 Snow Folded Cards
PS599 Poppy Layering Paper *
PS610 Snow Layering Paper
* limited availability

Additional Materials:
scoring board (Martha Stewart Crafts), Distress Ink (Ripe Persimmon, Worn Lipstick), foam dots


Instructions:
  1. Stamp Lattice Background onto a piece of 4" x 5.25" Snow Layering Paper with Wet Cement ink. Rub inkpad along edges. Adhere to Snow notecard.
  2. Stamp message onto Snow panel with Wet Cement ink. Use a scoring board to dry emboss a border as shown. Mount onto Poppy Layering Paper and add to card with foam dots.
  3. Stamp flower bouquet onto Snow Layering Paper with VersaMark ink. White heat emboss image. Watercolor with Distress Inks and water. Trim and mount to card with foam dots.
  4. Embellish flower centers with pearls.


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