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White flowers with white card - create dimension!

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White flowers with white card - create dimension!

Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. At times it can be hard to colour a realistic white looking flower - well for me it is and I don't have the patient to sit there colouring them in. However, you can easily use layers of white cardstock instead. So my tip for white flowers with white card - just add dimension!  Popping the layers up on foam, allows the layers to create showers, and these shadows give the flower depth and dimension. This is such a quick way to make a realistic white flower in...

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Add details to your layering stencils

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Add details to your layering stencils

  Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. Sometimes we can get stuck in a rut with our stencils and just think of using one technique with them. But when you get a layering stencil you can do so much more! Today I'm sharing how I used the Mandala Builder stencil set and added interest to layering stencils with a few different techniques. So let's get started! Written and photos Add details to your layering stencils:  Start off by applying the first layer of the stencil onto a white card panel and using a...

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Classic style with a pop of colour

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Classic style with a pop of colour

  Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. Sometimes the most simple of cards is the best. However, no matter what occasion your crafting for you can easily step up a Classic style with a pop of colour! This card features the beautiful the Altenew Tall Foliage stamp set, which does suit a slimline style card, but you can easily use the stamps on a smaller size card. So let's get started! Written and photos Classic style with a pop of colour:  To create a pop of colour, first we need to create a monochromatic...

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Create elegance with a CAS card and Dark colours - Altenew Stamps & inks

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Create elegance with a CAS card and Dark colours - Altenew Stamps & inks

Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. Today I've got a lovely CAS card with some dark colours to create a focal point that just pops. Add a touch of gold in the embossing and embellishments and you've got a recipe for an elegant CAS card. This card uses just two Altenew stamp sets, and with a simple design you can create a card that wows! Written and photos Create elegance with a CAS card and Dark colours:   As I planned to add the focal image onto a navy cardstock, I choose some colours...

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Elegant cards with a few easy steps - Altenew stamp & dies!

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Elegant cards with a few easy steps - Altenew stamp & dies!

    Hello there, it is Verity here from Pretty Little Button for the Bumbleberry Design team. Elegant cards don't have to be complicated and with today's card, I'm sharing some easy tips to create them in no time.  This card combines a variety of Altenew stamp and dies to create beautiful fresh and elegant thank you card. My tips will cover composition, colour and balance so let's get started and create elegant cards with a few easy tips! Written and photos TITLE:  Next, when you have stamped the flowers out, also stamp a few leaves using a few soft shades of...

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