Saturday, 14 February 2015

A Mother`s Day Wish.

Good morning friends, followers and visitors.

This is my DT card for Poppystamp dies, I`m sharing if you`d like a peek.

 Sharing a card for "Mother`s Day" here in the UK it is Sunday 15th March..sad day for me really, this would have been my late Mum`s  90th Birthday..

Computer text..
Thought I would share a technique I love to do..I have used the Poppystamp "Woodland Heart frame" die to Emboss this shape onto my card, then used an embossing folder with the Die still in place on the card..To emboss the whole card front..
This is the card front already embossed and started cutting the heart inner away..add 3D foam tape to reverse to add dimension..  

NEVER place your cutting die face down!! to emboss in your folder...
Once you have embossed your heart (NOT CUT ...Just embossed)  leave the die in place on your card..Add to your folder..DIE facing  up with card on top.  Leave your folder OPEN.. add your embossing mats and plate.. all machine are different, so you might need more or less shims..Never force through die cutting machine.. 

I cut the woodland heart frame in brown and white card, adhered the brown to the embossed part, inked edges of white frame in pink, this I adhered to the top and bottom tips only..

Flowers are Poppystamp Arched poppies, centre cut`s  away, infilled after inking and glittering, a few swirls added from Beverly Vine.
My homemade stick pins, feathers  with a ribbon bow.. just see under the feathers  word "Love" from memory box open studio collection.

Thank you for stopping by, enjoy your day..Pam..

Items used available from 
Computer text.
Poppystamp dies.
Woodland heart frame. here
Arched Poppies.          here
Beverly vine.    here phone 01634 686823  

Memory Box. Open Studio collection.
All About the Love.  01634 686823

Embossing folder. Sue Wilson..Heart Lattice A4.
Homemade Stick pins.

Thank you for calling by..have a lovely day Pam x


Jennifer Smith-Kirk said...

Lovely card Pam. So pretty and delicate looking x x x

Trish said...

Another gorgeous card Pam,thanks for the info ...and I send my very best for such a heartfelt card ,a great memorial
to your Mother

Wendy L said...

So gorgeous Pam, a really pretty Mothers Day card. Have a good Weekend, xxxx

Hazel said...

Pam this is stunning, and thank you sharing how you did your heart embossing. Hazel x

Laine Hadlow said...

Truly wonderful card Pam and a technique I shall definitely want to try, thanks for sharing. Lainie xd

Patricia said...

Wow! Oh! Wow! Pam this is absolutely amazing I love it.
Have a great weekend

Patricia x

lydia jordan said...

Morning Pam,
A gorgeous card, and thanks for the tutorial. I lost my Mum three years ago she was one month short of her 93rd birthday, still miss her very much.

Liz said...

Beautiful card, Pam! Thanks for the instructions for the embossing. Half way through your post, I was trying to work out how you could possibly use a die in an embossing folder.... then I finished reading the post. LOL! A great technique to try. :-)

Anonymous said...

this card is an eyecatcher!
Love it

Julieanne..aka pinkjools said...

Stunning card Pam...So pretty....great instructions on how to.....Joolsx

Julieanne..aka pinkjools said...

Stunning card Pam...So pretty....great instructions on how to.....Joolsx

aussie aNNie said...

Wonderful and delightful card...super dies used Pan and love this

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Jackie Trinder said...

Oh wow Pam you have made a gorgeous Mother's day card. The dies are amazing and thank you for the tips. Hugs Jackie

Linda Simpson said...

WOW Pam I just love visiting your blog to see what you create! This is just stunning!
Linda xxx

Donna Ellis said...

Hi, Pam! When your card popped up over at Poppy Stamps (pun intended), I knew immediately it was created by your loving fingers. Great card design, and I really like your arrangement of feathers with the hat pin! I think we miss our mums forever - thanks for sharing! hugs, de

Deborah Artliff said...

Hi Pam what a beautiful card I love the die cuts you have done and the colours and design are wonderful. It will be a sad day for me too as we lost my mum last year so i'll not be making any mother's day cards this year.

Debs xx
{Debs Cards– my personal blog}

Petras Bastelschätze said...

WOW Pam this one looks so gorgeous!!!
I'm totally fascinated by this wonderful card. Everything is perfectly placed, the springs and the loop and stick pins simply a feast for the eyes. I love it.
Hugs Petra

Margaret corgi owner said...

Oh Pam this is absolutely stunning so beautiful and at the same time delicate looking and the little feather is super luxury!
Have a lovely weekend
Margaret corgi owner

Sue said...

This is stunning Pam, a really beautiful design and effective technique - thank you for sharing so clearly how you achieved it. I love the delicate colours and gorgeous detailing too.
Take care, Sue xx

Danoesja said...

Hi Pam
This is so beautiful and i love this sentiment. Thank you for sharing this technique.
Thank you so much for your friendly comments on my blog.
Hugs, Danoesja

Patricia Howarth said...

Hi Pam, This card is stunning, the colours are really pretty together and the die-cuts and embossing are stunning. Your Mum would have loved this card. It's at times like this that highlights how much we miss our Mums, and can be very distressing.
Lots of love and huge hugs Pam, from Patricia xx

Natalia Smith said...

Stunning card Pam, love the technics and beautiful details x

Crafty Moone Cards said...

So gorgeous Pam. x

Jan Ltc said...

This is gorgeous Pam xx Jan

Marie-Louise said...

Superb card Pam.

Loz said...

Stunning card and tutorial Pam..Loz

sandy acland said...

A truly beautiful Mothers Day Card Pam, and thank you for the tutortial:0)

sandy acland said...

A truly beautiful Mothers Day Card Pam, and thank you for the tutortial:0)

Deborah Artliff said...

Good morning Pam this is absolutely stunning I love the colour and the die cuts are beautiful.
I love the sentiment and the design is wonderful. xx

Hugs Debs xx
{Debs Cards– my personal blog}

cuilliesocks said...

Hello Pam, what a gorgeous card, it is so elegant, lots of wonderful detail and embellishments. Thanks for the tutorial. What a grand age your mum was, hugs Kate x

Ira Huberts said...

Fabulous and super delicate card Pam, love the fluffy feather there, too. Oh yes, we always miss our moms, don't we? But this is a magnificent card made to honour your mom Pam. Hugs, Ira xox
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Angela Radford said...

Hi Pam, another stunningly gorgeous card. Happy crafting, Angela x

lindagrady said...

Thanks for sharing your gorgeous Mother's Day card. Anxious to try out your how-to info on embossing w/die. I also lost my Mom in August and miss her so much.

Beverly Fuchs said...

Hello Pam,
I love the card you made today. It is so delicate and very feminine, a card any Mom would love to get. Thanks for sharing.

Jenny L said...

Hi Pam,
another really beautiful, and stunning creation yet again.
Love it.
Great designing as usual.
Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

MaryH said...

This is stunning! Thanks for the tutorial in this excellent technique. It really made such an impressive look with the cutout, layers of the die, and the lattice embossed background. The die is such a delicate one, and your treatment on this card, shows it to wonderful advantage. It's hard when Mother's Day comes around. We celebrate in May & I make few M Day cards. Yours is just so very pretty. TFS

Karen B said...

Gorgeous card and fabulous technique Pam.....thanks for sharing. Looks so elegant.


Karen xxx

Mary Mac said...

Brilliant card Pam, absolutely fitting for a Mum on Mother's Day. We owe them so much.

Kathy said...

Absolutely gorgeous Pam! Love love love it! I'll have to try that technique, thanks for sharing it! Blessings! Kathy

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