I love the colours that Amanda used in this week's As You See It Challenge #49 and I was excited to get started on it.
It looks icy cool and mouthwatering, doesn't it? I thought it would be a perfect challenge for the new Cupcake Party stamp set that coordinates with the Cupcake Builder Punch. The trouble is, I don't have it yet. It's on my wishlist, but that didn't help me for this challenge.
So, my next thought was Flower Frenzy Bigz L die and here is the result:
- I kept it simple because of the big flowers and just added a sentiment from Yippee Skippee in the top right.
- I put three 5 1/2" x 4 1/4" sheets of cardstock through the Big Shot with the Flower Frenzy Bigz L die all at once: 1 sheet of Blackberry Bliss, one of Strawberry Slush and one of Very Vanilla - all very foody colours! Then I mixed and matched pieces until I created the three flowers you see.
- I used my bone folder to give the petals some shape and create interest with the 3D effects.
Aaaannnndd, that's about it! I have to say that I've used the Flower Frenzy Bigz L die several times since I got it in June and it is so useful for creating quick and cute embellishments for cards, gifts, boxes and other things as well. I feel that I have already got my money's worth from it! Check out these projects.
I will be setting up shop at the Westbank Farmer's Market on Saturday! I will have some great deals, great prizes and games, some retired products for sale as well as some kits and I am looking forward to meeting you! Come and say hello!
Have a great weekend, and I hope you will try this latest challenge from As You See It Challenges this week! Thanks for dropping by!
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