Sunday, April 2, 2017

Fuchsia With Love

Glad to see you here. I hope you are having a great day. Today I am playing with the rose dies from Cheery Lynn Designs but creating fuchsia flowers with them.

It is hard to see in the photo but I embossed the base with the  Hearts and Rose Leaves Embossing Plate  . I then layer the Large Sunflower Doily  in the center of the card.

Next I cut two of the Happy Halloween Twiggy Wreath   and off set them . I added the Ivy Corner Flourish Die   behind and in front of the wreath. I then tucked in the Whistle a Happy Tune and added the Tags 4 to the corner. I colored the birds and inked up a lot of the other elements.

Now for the beautiful fuchsia. I used two of the Tea Rose medium  petals and cupped them with my stylus. I then off set and layered them together. I used the Tea Rose small for some to make smaller ones.  I used the sepal part of the Large Rose  die and curled it upwards for the top of the fuchsia . The sepals of the medium- Rose  were  used for the smaller fuchsia. A small piece of the medium- Lollipop Fringe Cutie  was used for the stamens of the fuchsia.

I always like when you can get several different uses and looks out of one die. So I was impressed when I could create fuchsia from the rose dies. How cool is that! We just really need to play with our dies and imaginations.

Thank you so much for visitingmyblog today and for all the comments you have left on my other projects. I always like to hear what you have to say. Have a crafty day my friends.

Dies Used
Hearts and Rose Leaves Embossing Plate - E134
Large Sunflower Doily Die - DL181
Happy Halloween Twiggy Wreath 2 Piece Die Set - B469
Tea Rose small- 6 Piece Die Set - B435
Tea Rose medium- 6 Piece Die Set - B436
Large Rose 7 Piece Die Set - B155
medium- Rose 7 Piece Die Set - B154
Whistle a Happy Tune Die - B400
Ivy Corner Flourish Die - B315
Tags 4 6 Piece Die Set - B263
medium- Lollipop Fringe Cutie Die - B392

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