Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Rose Easel Card- MOJO 140

Hi there friends,
Yesterday, I was closing the book on LOST. Today I closed the book on another one of my fav TV shows---> 24. :( I don't think I can handle much more losing my favs. But I know they're gonna work on a 24 movie so I'm not as sad as I was saying aloha to LOST.
  When I got to my classroom this morning, these beautiful roses were waiting for me!
I luuuuuv roses! I'm a June baby which makes me luv them even more! BTW, my birthday is June 13th in case you're planning on hitting Tiffany & Co ;) My sweet, wonderful friend picked them from her garden & brought them for me- just because :) awwwww.

So I made her this thank you card:

It's an easel style (A2 size). I used the T!m Holtz Tattered Florals die (for the 1st time :) I tried to copy the real roses, but I just can't compete with nature!
I used this week's MOJO Monday fab Sketch #140:
Here are a few more peeks of the card:
No, this is not one you could mail- it's very dimensional, but since I'm hand delivering, it won't be a problem. I made a special envelobox to put it in. I also added gold Shimmerz paint to the petals. The flower tut can be found ---> HERE and the Easel card tut can be found ---> HERE.

Thanks so much for peeking today! Gonna grab something quick to munch on & it's off to bed for me!
Gotta Go!

The 411
Stamps: Cute & Curly- SU!
Ink: So Safron, Pumpkin Pie, Dusty Durango- SU!
Paper: Lemon Tart, Vintage Cream- PTI, Chloe's Closet- Making Memories
Accs: Pearls, ribbon, button, Labels Nine- Nesties, Sunflower (leaves)- Spellbinders, Tattered Flowers- Sizzix T!m Holtz, Fifth Ave EF- SU!


  1. Bee-U-Ti-Full! Your flower looks super duper awesome!

  2. ohh too pretty! I love that color of roses and the ones you made are gorgeous too.. I just got that die and need to try these out!

  3. OMG, this is absolutely GORGEOUS!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  4. wooow! Really fantastic flower!! Love your card

  5. Such a great thank you for the roses Your card really captured the way those roses look. Beautiful.

  6. Beautiful--the bouquet and the rose you made for the lovely t/y card.

  7. I think you did a great job re-creating that rose! It's gorgeous!

  8. WOW GORGEOUS!!!!!! Love these colors too, you did a great recreation of the rose.

  9. Wow, Wow.....Wow!!! Beautiful- the beautiful flowers look real! Love the easel card. TFS

  10. Wow this is amazing! Just got this die, will have to try this out, thanks for the tutorial link

  11. Fantastic! It may not be the real thing, but I'm sure you're friend will love it, and it will last quite a bit longer than the real ones. You did a gorgeous job. Now I have to go find that die!


    Debra (dj1952)


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