Let’s Go Floral With Sapphire Dies!

Hi Christine here today and I’ve been having a fun time creating with the new Sapphire dies. I want to share with you a card using purely white cardstock and then adding a splash of color with inking.

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Spellbinders® Supplies:

Cross Promotional Partners:

SCRAPBOOK ADHESIVES BY 3L„¢ E-Z Runner® Permanent Strips, Crafty Foam Tape

Other: White cardstock, distress inks, daubers, white brad, printer for sentiment.

Instructions:

Create a card base using 6 x 6 Matting Basics B die #5 (the smallest die is #1) with white cardstock and cut/emboss through the Grand Calibur machine. Layer further white cardstock matting using die # 4 and 6 x 6 Matting Basics A die #4.

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Cut/emboss a further square using 6 x 6 Matting Basics B #2. Adhere to the centre of the card front using Crafty Foam Tape. Print sentiment and cut into strip, attach to card front.

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Create a frame by nesting Triple Floral dies #2 and #3, cut/emboss. Affix this over the centre square die cut.

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To create the flower and leaves feature, cut/emboss Mini Floral Set Three, two flowers and two large leaves. Using daubers apply inks until you achieve the intensity of the color you desire.

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Shape one flower by cutting through to the middle and slightly pinching together, affix with liquid adhesive. When dry position brad through middle.

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Assemble flower and leaves and affix to card front.

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I hope you feel inspired to create something special with the wonderful new Sapphire dies and thank you for stopping by the Spellbinders blog.

Christine

Christine Emberson

I’m proud to be an International Ambassador for Spellbinders and a design team member with Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L. I’m happy living in my little Kentish VT (Victorian Terrace) home in England with my two sons, too many cats and a pooch called Bella!

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