Sunday, 8 September 2013

Chalk Talk and Flower Shop: gift card holder

I thought I’d better push the boat out for this card, which is for a valued customer who celebrated a milestone birthday recently. One of her friends contacted me to request a gift voucher and I was more than happy to oblige. The voucher is inside, so I hope the recipient was pleasantly surprised when she opened it.

The project was inspired by UK demonstrator Laura Mackie, whose version you can see here. I found a random envelope in my stash which suited the gift voucher shape, so started from there, with a three-panel card. There’s a bit of everything on here – but if you’ve got it, use it!

I liked it a lot when I’d finished – so much that when it came to my downline/friend/stamping inspiration Kelly’s birthday, I made a similar one for her, too.

Stamps: Chalk Talk, Flower shop, Summer Silhouettes
Cardstock: Coastal Cabana, Strawberry Slush, Pistachio Pudding, Whisper White
Ink: Black Stazon, Coastal Cabana, Strawberry Slush
Accessories: Paper Doilies, Chalk Talk Framelits, Eyelet Border Punch, Bird Punch, Pansy Punch, Ruffled Ribbon – Pistachio Pudding

1 comment:

  1. Love everything about it. Can we do something like this in a class some time as it's a project that's out of my comfort zone.


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