Monday, 16 July 2018

CAS Mix Up - July 2018 - Colour Your Die Cuts - Layered Flowers

Hi there,
Today's post is a reminder for the CAS Mix Up Challenge and I am Guest Designer for July, you have until the 24th July to play along this month.  I loved Nina Marie's card so I covered the background with the White die cut flowers from Eclectic Layers and then coloured the same ones with Copics for the focal point adding some leaves to fill in the spaces.  I glued them onto some Pink Pirouette card with a matt of Melon Mambo. I finished off with a Stamped Sentiment.
Techniques:Layering Die Cuts, Copic Colouring Die cuts, Stamping 

Stamps: S/U's Varied Vases
Card: Thick and Thin Whisper White, Pink Pirouette, Melon Mambo
Ink: Melon Mambo
Copics: R83 Rose Mist, R85 Rose Red, RV34 Dark Pink, R37 Carmine, YG03 Yellow Green, YG93 Grayish Yellow, G99 Olive
Cool Tools: Big Shot, Sizzix Stylish Stems Framelit Dies, Sizzix Eclectic Layers Thinlit Dies, Sizzix Lakeside Framelits Die, Misti, Xpress Wide Glue Pen, Dble Sided Tape, Foam Tape, 
Thanks for visiting today, and a special thanks for your comments.


  1. Love that white on white background, Sue! The colored flowers are gorgeous with the added leaves and all so pretty together! Thanks so much for joining our CAS Mix Up team as Guest Designer this month!

  2. Love how you've done the background with those pretty white flower die cuts and then used the same ones for your focal flowers, coloured so beautifully. Wonderful card and so very pretty x.

  3. Wow..Gorgeous die cut white flowers for the background and then Copics colored pink flowers with green leaves over pink pirouette for the main image. Sweet narrow melon mambo framing too. Love your colors and texture for your pretty birthday card, Susan. I has been wonderful having you as our Guest Designer this month. Hugs...Nancy

  4. What a pretty design with the white blooms on the background and the colorful ones layered on the panel! A beautiful card coloring your die cuts Susan! thank you so much for joining us as Guest Designer this month! xx

  5. Gorgeous card Susan, love the texture, Cathy x

  6. Your Copics coloring is so pretty, Susan! The white-on-white background adds interest and keeps the card CAS. Love that you put a little flower inside the card too. Hideko xx

  7. Such a gorgeous flower cover plate, Sue! Looks gorgeous as the background with the white on white. And then colouring a smaller panel for the focal point is an amazing design. Thanks again for being our Guest Designer this month at CAS Mix Up! xx

  8. I love the flower medley in this card. The soft focal point against the white on white make for a harmonious design. Thank you for being our graceful guest for the July CAS Mix Up Challenge! xx


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