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Thursday, 28 July 2011

Just been making flowers...


S is for SMILE.... cupcakes background to add to your smiles.

Hello dear bloggers,

Hope you are having a nice Friday... TGIF!!!

I have decided that no matter what I must give time for my art and craft - it is tonic for my soul, you know! Lol...

Here are some flowers I have made with my Sizzix die cut flowers and Carla craft punches (have used various sizes of punches to create centres and add depth).

I have taken different kinds of recycled paper in varied colours of the same family  metallic paper, construction paper and even just copier paper and look what I created... Ofcourse, I distressed the paper and sprayed it with water before crumpling the flowers.

I promise I will try and post a tutorial soon... I have been saying that for a year now. Better get down to it or I will fall in my own eyes!!! Lol.

I will come and visit soon and thanks again for all the inspiration you lovely, lovely ladies provide me.
And before I sign off I have to thank Kamya - an art and craft teacher in Mumbai who taught me quilling as well as YouTube tutorials that I religiously watch time permitting).

Hugs and flying kisses,

Monica

18 comments:

Crafterkhush said...

These are some super cool flowers.. Love them all...!!! Great work Monica.. and yes you should craft more.. It is good for you... and you do some really cool and awesome work...!!

Shakti said...

Very pretty!

Shirley-anne said...

Hi Monica . Love all your flowers , good to have plenty in your stash . Love your card with the cupcake background .
hugs Shirley-anne

Dr Sonia S V said...

Monica lovely! I go on flower making sprees myself as its something you can do in spurts of free time and they always come in useful when you want to make something quick!

Cheers
Sonia
http://cardsandschoolprojects.blogspot.com

Rose Petal said...

Hello dear Monica. This is absolutely adorable, very pretty, and I just love your cute flowers. You are such a talented lady my friend.
Happy crafting.
With love, Sandra xxx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Monica your flowers are fabulous, I like the smile card, and I look forward to your tutorial.
Kevin xx

Crafty Cre8tions said...

terrific flowers!!
can't wait to see them used on a card!!
maria

jimlynn said...

Oh you just MUST do a tutorial! They're SO VERY PRETTY!!! Love 'em.
Lynn

Beverley said...

Monica...I'm a sucker for the cuppy cake card...absolutely luv it...thanks for dropping by and leaving sweet sentiments for my friend...I will be passing it on to her...and yes I am very lucky to have her for a friend.

Stampin' HUGZ
Beverley

Sylvia x said...

love these scrummy flowers Monica...x

Terry Oulboub said...

I just adore that cupcake embossed background Monica. It is so cute. The flowers are adorable. I just love the colors. You're such a creative crafter - your cards always have that extra sweet touch! TGIF! ;-)

ursula Uphof said...

Love your flowers and that cupcake embossing is really sweet.

fatmonica said...

Love that card-the embossed background is gorgeous.Love the flowers!

Merry said...

These flowers have turned out so lovely...what wonderful colours they are.

Jennifer said...

Wow these are beautiful Monica...clever you!! xx Jenny xx

Sandy said...

Great job creating all your lovely flowers, also love the cupcake embossed background,
Sandy

Bea said...

What lovely flowers Monica and S for Smile is such a nice sentiment. I look forward to seeing what else you make with them
Bea

Judie said...

Hi Monica,
Great flowers, so pretty. The cupcake background is fab.

Happy crafting and hugs
Judie