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CCBH Blackberry Bliss – Pansy Petals 60th Birthday

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Week 5 – Blackberry Bliss

Today I am using the Pansy Petals Designer Series Paper to show how it can be used with the Pansy Dies to cut out the images, rather than stamping the pansies.

60th birthday cards using Pansy Petals for Blackberry Bliss CCBH 2021 by Kate Morgan Stampin Up Australia

My card base is Blackberry Bliss as is the stamped ‘Happy Birthday’ sentiment (Sweet Ice cream stamp set) and fussy cut. Behind this is some Gold Foil embossed with the Stitched Greenery Die and added on the diagonal in the centre of the card. The die cut pansies and leaves are placed over the joins to cover them, some on dimensionals for height. Some In Color Jewels are added and the Playful Alphabet dies were used to cut the ’60’ also in Blackberry Bliss so as not to stand out too much (the recipient wouldn’t like that!). Although I did add some Wink of Stella to them!

60th birthday cards using Pansy Petals for Blackberry Bliss CCBH 2021 by Kate Morgan Stampin Up Australia square

The white layer on the inside of the card is also decorated with a strip of card and a gold embossed strip like on the front.

60th birthday cards using Pansy Petals for Blackberry Bliss CCBH 2021 by Kate Morgan Stampin Up Australia.

Please click on the image below to head across to the next blog on tonight’s hop and see the wonderful inspiration of Sharon Davern!

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If you come across a broken link, here are the participants for this week:
Michele Taylor
Kate Morgan You are here  
Sharon Davern
Ros Davidson
Catherine Proctor
Rachel Palmieri
Andrea Sargent
Diane Furniss
Tina Gillespie
Theresa Gerrard
Christine Blain
Caroline Manwaring
Rosa Leyden
Vicki Boucher

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Farewell Purple Posy

With the new Annual catalogue launching on 4th May, we will say farewell to 5 InColors.

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Following on from Monday’s post, I am sharing my love with the Pansy Patch Bundle again. Purple Posy is a brilliant trio with Highland Heather and Gorgeous Grape. You may notice some of the new In Colors too, in Soft Succulent and Pale Papaya!

I was inspired by the pansies that I have growing in pots in my outdoor area. I love the pops of colour these gorgeous, delicate blooms provide.

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My card base is Gorgeous Grape, the layer is Purple Posy and the Layering Circles dies are Highland Heather. The white layer is cut using the Stitched So Sweetly dies.

Farewell Purple Posy, Pansy Patch by Kate Morgan Stampin Up Australia 2021

The large pansy is die cut from the three purples and a Pale Papaya centre. The smaller pansies are stamped in the Pale Papaya using the Stamparatus. The outline is stamped twice to get that lovely darker tone and the centre is stamped off once for a much lighter tone. The leaves are done the same way with Soft Succulent ink.

Farewell Purple Posy, Pansy Patch by Kate Morgan Stampin Up Australia 2021 close up

On the inside a single pansy is stamped and a small strip of Purple Posy card down the left side, with plenty of room to write a birthday message.

Farewell Purple Posy, Pansy Patch by Kate Morgan Stampin Up Australia 2021 inside

Which of the outgoing InColors are you going to miss?

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Sneak Peek with Pansies Galour!

With the new Annual catalogue launching on 4th May, I thought I would share some sneak peek items to get you as excited as me. I am in love with the Pansy Patch Bundle, in fact the entire Pansy Petals Suite!

The designer paper has all of the new In Colors and more. You will also see the Basic Borders dies in use on each card – these are a must have item to add to your supplies – I just love them and know I will use them heaps.

Meet Pale Papaya and the gorgeous Pansy Petals Designer Series Paper. Each of these cards has a strip of DSP on the inside, which shows through to the fronts of the cards. The InColor ribbon is so beautiful, as are the InColor Jewels. The pansies on the front are cut from the DSP with the dies.

Pale Papaya Pansy Patch & Border dies by Kate Morgan Stampin Up Australia 2021

Here is Fresh Freesia with Blackberry Bliss and both the new greens for the stems and leaves.

Fresh Freesia Pansy Patch & Border dies by Kate Morgan Stampin Up Australia 2021

Polished Pink is lovely with Blushing Bride and Evening Evergreen.

Polished Pink Pansy Patch & Border dies by Kate Morgan Stampin Up Australia 2021

Evening Evergreen with Pale Papaya and Pumpkin Pie pansies.

Evening Evergreen Pansy Patch & Border dies by Kate Morgan Stampin Up Australia 2021

Soft Succulent is my favourite of the greens and here I have also cut a second border in the Evening Evergreen.

Soft Succulent Pansy Patch & Border dies by Kate Morgan Stampin Up Australia 2021

I adore these gold Bumblebee Trinkets too!

Soft Succulent Pansy Patch & Border dies by Kate Morgan Stampin Up Australia 2021 close up

This is how I decorated the inside of each card, with a strip of DSP and narrow strip of the card base colour.

Soft Succulent Pansy Patch & Border dies by Kate Morgan Stampin Up Australia 2021 inside

Are you loving this suite as much as me? I can’t wait to play some more with different colour combinations of these pansies.

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