Wednesday, May 6, 2009

Flower pot card

Hi everyone! A quick midweek post! I had to get into the Flower pot card craze! What a great surprise card! AND surprisingly easy! It's also versatile-any flowers will work!! I love daisies so that's what I started with. these are made with a Sizzix die (used in my Cuttlebug!). The die has three sizes. I used two each of the smaller two flowers. It's called Daisies 2. It's available at Sizzix and is also carried by SU! The center is a 1/2" punch from my My Mind's Eye paper (Grow). The "leaves" are punched with the SU five petal punch. I used Blush blossom, sponged to give it more color for the card and tag.

And here is the inside tag that pulls out. I just can't wait to do more of these!!
Here is the link for the SCS thread for TLC215. She gives a link to Stefanie's great directions!
Well, it's hump day and I'm off for work!
have a great day!


dolcreations said...

What a beautiful idea! I love the daisies! You have done an amazing job! Wow...

~amy~ said...

FABulous job...I love it!

Jacque said...

Very nice idea, Cheryl!! Great card..Hugs..Jacque

Riet said...

what a beautiful card Cheryl.

Hugs Riet.x

Danielle said...

This is awesome Cheryl - will definitely have to try this one! You did it beautifully!
Hugs, Danielle

Ilonka said...

Whow, Fab card. What a Job! Love the flowers .

Big Hugs Ilonka

Karen Wilson said...

Gorgeous card! This is the 2nd time I've seen it in the last 5 min's. I am going to have to try my hand at this one. It's adorable and PERFECT for a Mother's Day card!


Sharon Caudle said...

Oh how cute is this! AWESOME!! Great card, Cheryl!

Norma said...

Cheryl, beautiful card. Perfect daisies. And what a wonderful idea. Thanks for sharing it with us. I will certainly try it.

Tracy Simon said...

I just did a few of those my self but I love that flower die better I just used the scallop circle to make my daisies. Love Yours

Lucia said...

I am really liking these flower pot cards. This one is really cheerful.

Kim said...

Cheryl that is gorgeous! Thanks for the link to the tutorial! I can't wait to give this a try!
Hugs~ Kim

diane (cookiestamper) said...

I love your daisies, Cheryl!

Lisa (lakind) said...

Oh, this is so cute! I have to try one, too! I've admired the one we got at the stamping event and have been itching to do one! Love yours and that flower is fab! Have a great weekend!

Pam said...

I love this technique at SCS. Yours turned out fantastic. One thing I don't understand about these dies, why the BIG holes in the center of the flowers. If anyone figures it out please let me know!LOLOL!
Still I love your version. Just a pretty card!


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