aug2I have had this Phoenix glittered and awaiting a project for a while now.  Never quite found the right creation for him – and I didn’t just want to do a simple mount and put onto a card.

He is a Sweet Poppy Stencil with a mix of burgundy and blue glitters.  I created him in a workshop a while back and loved the colour combination.

Well inspiration kicked in today and I have teamed him up with the Vive La Plume Woodware stamp.  This beautiful script stamp makes a lovely backing.  I’ve inked it up with Archival Cobalt blue and then dotted and dabbed a bit of Archival plum to mirror the colour combination.

A finishing touch of burgundy organza ribbon and a blue satin bow finished the card just nicely.aug2a

I would like to enter this into the House of Cards Blog Challenge – Bows

There is still a couple of places left in our workshop next Sunday morning featuring Sweet Poppy Stencils held in our shop in Norfolk – call 01953 454976 for info!

happy crafting



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10 Comments on Phoenix … with a bow! #216

  1. This is GORGEOUS! LOVE the glittery image–I can see why you were saving him! Thanks for joining us at House of Cards! 🙂 HUGS! Mynn xx

  2. Such a nice, elegant card with a very original image. You did a lovely Job! Thanks so much for joining Us at House of Cards. Please join Us Again soon!

  3. This is so cool. Thanks so much for playing along with us at House of Cards for this challenge. Hugs.

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