Hi! Welcome to my blog. I rolled into my mom’s last night in time for us to have a late dinner and spend a few hours hanging out before bed time — mine, not hers. She’s usually up much later than I am. Today, we’ll run some errands and hang out more. I love that my Stampin’ Up! job gives me the flexibility to schedule so that I can regularly visit with my mom. Today, I’m sharing my Beautiful Peacock Birthday card that I made for a friend.
Beautiful Peacock Birthday
For my base, I used Tranquil Tide.
Then, I added a layer of Gold Foil Paper.
That band of gold really lifts this card up!
Next, I stamped the images from Beautiful Peacock on Whisper White.
I used Night of Navy, Tranquil Tide and Gold embossing to create visual interest.
Then, I cut all of the pieces out by hand (aka fussy cut).
To keep the tail light and airy, I adhered only the bottom portion of each “feather”.
And to give the feathers on the Night of Navy piece more dimension, I used Fine Tip Glue and then embossed in gold.
While the sentiment from Beautiful Peacock does not say “happy birthday”,
my friend is a beautiful person.
I wished her a happy birthday on the inside.
To finish the card, I embossed those lovely little flower like images.
They’re a perfect visual texture addition for lots of creations!
Thanks for stopping by today and checking out my Beautiful Peacock birthday card.
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