Thursday, 9 February 2012

The Paper Players #81 - Red Gerbera

Hi Friends,
Today's post is for The Paper Players Challenge this week to use a flower on your project. I  found the tutorial for the Gerbera on Shelly Bohan's blog.  Once I had made the Gerbera I dry embossed the Top Note Die Cut and the background mat.  The ribbon was dyed with re-inkers.

Stamps:  S/U's Afterthoughts
Card:  Poppy Parade, Whisper White, Old Olive
Ink:  Poppy Parade
Finishing Touches: Seam Binding Ribbon, Button, White Bakers Twine
Tools:  Big Shot, Sizzix Finial Press EB Folders, Sizzix Square Lattice EB Folders, Sizzix Flower Daisies #2, Boho Blossom Punch, Dotted Scallop Ribbon Border Punch, Sizzix Top Note Die, Bone Folder, Stamp-a-ma-jig, Dimensionals, Dble Sided Tape, Mini Glue Dot, 2 Way Glue Pen
Thanks' for visiting today.
Cat's Ink Siggy


  1. Gorgeous Susan! What a stunning flower and the layout is wonderful! Clever way to make the stems.

  2. This is awesome--it looks so real! Thanks for playing with the Paper Players this week!

  3. Beautiful, Susan! The color contrast is striking! Thanks for playing with The Paper Players!

  4. Wowza, Susan! That is one fabulous flower, indeed! Gorgeous layers and dimension. Thanks so much for joining us this week at the Paper Players! :)

  5. Lovely Susan! New to your blog, just found it through pinterst! Thanks for sharing!


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