Thursday, December 10, 2015

Heart of Roses...Three Ways!

The new Simon Says Stamp Heart of Roses die is SO BEAUTIFUL!!!!  It is a heart filled with pretty roses, I LOVE IT...and I made three cards to show you today!!  This first one I die cut from white cardstock and removed all the pieces that were not flowers or leaves.  I colored the flowers with two shades of pink and leaves with green markers, then layered 3 plain white die cuts with ALL the pieces removed over the colored heart...
I popped up the layered heart on the card, using a Simon Says Stamp sentiment to finish the card.  Here's a close up of the heart...
 Love how it looked popped up on the card, giving it real depth...

 The second and third ones, I adhered acetate to a layered heart and colored the back of the acetate with markers.  I adhered the heart to the stitched panel, and popped up the panel on a white card, the first a 4 1/4" square...
 Here's a close up...wanted you to see the shiny from the acetate...

The third one,  and the second on acetate, I colored the acetate with red and a darker shade of green, and used a rectangular stitched die.  I used a sentiment from Paper Smooches.  A less curvy sentiment just seemed to go better with all the curves of the heart...
 Again, the shine of the acetate...
This was SO MUCH FUN...I have a bunch of die cuts on my desk, that I'm sure will see another card or two...thanks for visiting me today!! Hugs!! Lisa

9 comments:

  1. Love it! Especially the acetate ideas as those little pieces can be tricky to put back - I usually end up losing a piece!

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  2. I love all these gorgeous cards Lisa and that die is so pretty:) xx

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  3. Oh. My. Goodness! These are truly gorgeous, I love each and every one!

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  4. Such a beautiful die, and you've showcased it beautifully too with your CAS style, Lisa - definitely one for the top of my wish list! I hope you're doing well, sending love from Belfast, xx

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  5. I so love all of these and I think you have made the case perfectly why we All MUST have that gorgeous die, jx

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  6. Lisa, your cards are all gorgeous! Love the dimension and the pretty colors.

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  7. All I can say is "stunning!"

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  8. I knew you would love this one when I saw it!! I also like the one from Tonic studios with tulips and I used glitter glue to fill it in. Might try it on this one when they are back in stock. And try some of your ideas!

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I so appreciate your comments...thank for taking the time to write:)!! Hugs!! Lisa