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Wednesday, 20 July 2016

A Sunflower Leaving Card

Hi My Crafty Blog Friends

Today is the last day of school for six weeks. For the me the holiday starts at 12:00. I probably won't get away then you know how it is saying goodbye to people.

This is another of the leaving cards I made for the end of term. It is okay to share this card now as the lady in question has received it. This is another A4 card that was signed by lots of people.


I bought the  Spellbinders sunflower die set so that I could decorate a gift bag for the wedding last week. I knew the bride would be carrying sunflowers. I liked the sunflowers so much I decided to use them on the leaving card as well. I must mention that I am getting on very well with my Spellbinders Platinum machine I am using the plates from my old Grand Calibur with it. 


The die set comes in multiple parts and you cut them several times to make the sunflowers. 


This central section was made with the Sue Wilson Just for you die set. 


Here is the decorated gift bag I think I made it just a bit more special. I did add a tag with the bride and groom's names on. 


I have a few days at home on my own before my husband is on leave the following week. I am hoping to make some head way with the Save the Date cards for our daughter's wedding and I would like to get ahead with my design team projects. 

I would like to enter the Summer Stop Challenge at Cuttlebug Mania Challenge Blog and Week 238 at Pixie's Snippets Playground.  I would also like to be considered for the Design Team Call at Papermill Direct. 

Enjoy the rest of the week. 

Happy Crafting

Hugs Jackie

23 comments:

Pollard Carole said...

Gorgeous love your fab colours and that die is stunning lovely card love and hugs Carole x

Alison59 said...

Lovely card and bag. It must have taken ages to cut all those flowers! Enjoy the holidays :-)

KarinsArtScrap said...

gorgeous card and bag Jackie
Gr Karin

Tracy Welham said...

Beautiful card and bag. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

Holley (Tondre) Barnhart said...

Gorgeous Jackie! I love all the layered flowers and beautiful die cuts.

Di said...

Wow Jackie, I love those sunflowers - what a happy leaving card! As always beautifully designed and made. Can't wait to the wedding stationery! :)

Hugs

Di xx

Linda Simpson said...

Beautiful card Jackie, Sunflowers always make me smile.
Hugs
Linda xxx

Jennifer Bradley said...

What a lovely bright card, the sunflowers look fabulous. The gift bag looks great also. Enjoy the summer break. Hugs Jennifer xxx

Stamping Bubbles said...

Gorgeous card Jackie. I love sunflowers and bought this die awhile ago but rarely use it because I find it too fiddly. I salute your patience.
Enjoy your holidays. I do hope the weather continues for you.
Crafty hugs
Lesley.

ALI said...

Gorgeous card, so summery with all those sunflowers.

Laine said...

Lovely card and detail Jackie. Enjoy your holiday.
Laine
xx

Lori Kobular said...

I love all those beautiful sunflowers! I might just have to get that die!

pam said...

Beautiful sunflowers on your leaving card Jackie, bet she loved receiving this.
Pam x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Jackie, I like all the lovely sunflowers and the die cut sentiment
Kevin xx

karenlotty said...

Great card Sorry I've missed a few posts take care x

Hsu Emily said...

So beautiful flowers!!


Thank for your always encouraging me

Shabneez said...

Beautiful card Jackie and the gift bag is just adorable! Enjoy your hols xxx

Cathy Clowes said...

Beautiful projects Jackie. The flowers are stunning. Have a lovely holidays and good luck with the DT call, you'd be a great addition for them. Cathy x

Andree said...

A lovely card Jackie. The sunflowers and colours are so cheerful. The bag looks pretty with your additions too xx

Katie Lamb said...

Beautiful card

Sylvia Ames said...

A gorgeous card and gift bag, love the summery sunflowers.

Sylv xx

Dawn Lancaster said...

Gorgeous bag & card Jackie! I love love love the flowers!
Hugs
Dawn xx

Swissie said...

This is so wonderful! I also do love sunflowers!
Thank you for joining Cuttlebug Mania this time!
Swissie DT