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Pretty Vellum Flowers

This card is for Inkspirational's Challenge #25 to CASE the card in the photo below and for Make It Monday's Challenge  #121 to use coloured vellum flowers. As the flowers I used were quite intricate, it took forever to ink them up using a cotton bud like Betsy did in the video, so I squished them into the ink pad instead and got a more intense colour but not overly intense either. Love how this card came out, even though it's so not me at all.

And here's my card...


Stamps: Delightful Dahlias from Papertrey Ink

Papers: Pink Pirouette, Baja Breeze, Whisper White all from Stampin' Up

Inks: Pretty in Pink, Baja Breeze both from Stampin' Up

Accessories: Delightful Dahlias Dies from Papertrey Ink, Swirls Embossing Folder from Crafts Too, Pearls from Hobbycraft


  1. Pretty pastels! The flower line is a cutie! Love the emboss you used!

  2. How lovely! What great color choices and your flowers turned out wonderfully! I am impressed at how well those beautiful pearls match your colors. Thanks so much for joining us at Inkspirational!
    - Shauna

  3. Love those delicate flowers; they look fantastic all in a row. I enjoyed reading your post- squishing them onto the pad doesn't seem to have done them any harm!
    Thank you for joining us at Inkspirational Challenges. Come back next week! Marina

  4. This is a great case and I love how the embossing folder seems to mirror the flowers. The flowers really worked out perfectly. Thanks for joining us at Inkspirational

  5. Soooo very pretty! Love your flowers and the texture you created is fabulous!

  6. GORGEOUS, Vannessa! LOVE the use of the vellum--one of my favorite techniques! This is so soft and pretty! Thanks for joining us at Inkspirational! :)

  7. What a beautiful card Vannessa and a great CASE of the original! The swirly embossing goes perfectly with your pretty, pastel flowers!
    Thanks so much for joining us again at Inkspirational, see you next time! Ruth x

  8. Vanessa your CASE is a beauty! Love those flowers! Thanks for joining us at Inkspirational this week!

  9. Beautiful card Vannessa! Love the vellum flowers and the dryembossing :) Thank you for joining us at Inkspirational :)


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