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Lavender Watercolored Mums

Other products: Cold press watercolor paper, white & aqua blue card stock, Stazon Jet Black ink, Letraset Aqua marker set, water brush pen, distressing tool of choice, Versa Magic Spring Peony ink, Star Dust Stickles, lavender Candi, lavender rhinestone, silver jewelry finding, lavender dotty sheer ribbon, Copic markers E31, B00, & BV00, glue, & pop-dots

Instructions: Make a 5" X 7" card base from white cardstock. Cut a blue mat 4 7/8" X 6 7/8" and glue to card front. Cut a 4 3/4" X 6 3/4" lavender print mat from paper pad. Cut a 7" piece of ribbon and glue to lavender paper 1/2" down from top by folding ends to the back and gluing in place. Glue this piece to card front. Cut a 3 3/4" X 5 7/8" blue mat. Distress edges and glue to card front as pictured. Cut a 3 1/2" X 5 7/8" piece of watercolor paper. Distress edges. Stamp large mum toward bottom and stamp mum stem with dragonfly straight up from top of mum. If you overlap it a bit, not to worry as this will be covered by a dragonfly. Using the Aqua markers, blue green, lavender, & light brown color the image as pictured. Add the blue shadow around image as shown. Add Stickles to dragonfly wings and tiny curled ends of mum bud. When this piece is dry, glue in place over the blue mat. Stamp dragonflies on white cardstock with memento ink and color cut out with matching die. Color the wings with markers B00 and BV000, body with E31. Add Stickles to wings and when dry attach it to the stem base with a pop-dot. Cut a scroll from white cardstock using the Timeless Amour die. Ink edges with peony ink. Cut two tags as shown from paper pad using the Luggage and Tags die. Slip the scroll and tag under the image on the right side and glue in place. If it will not fit under enough, just trim it off. Attach the ticket at the upper left corner with pop-dots. Make a four loop bow from dotty ribbon and glue the jewelry finding and the rhinestone over the knot and glue to upper right corner of card front. Add a lavender Candi with a pop-dot to each corner to complete your card.



Created By: Maureen Russell



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