Friday, 11 July 2014

LOTV Wedding

Hello,
Today I am sharing a pretty wedding card combining my Lili of the Valley stamps, this little bride and groom image has to be my all time favourite wedding stamp. I tried to make the card tell the story that the couple have just got married and are leaving the church as Mr & Mrs. I should probably get out more! 

Anyway onto how it was made, I started by colouring both the images using Distress Markers and then fussy cut the bride and groom to lay over the frame, I added some glamour dust onto the brides dress with a quickie glue pen for a bit of sparkle. I made the frame by using a punch around the page Martha Stewart punch and then I cut an aperture to lay the frame over the church image. I did all the stitching by hand as I didn't want to mess up the frame on my sewing machine. I matted the frame onto very pretty Maja paper. I stamped the sentiment which came with the original LOTV stamp set and die cut with a tag die. Finally I embellished with flowers, ribbon, gems etc and added a delicate die cut corner bow. 



 A close up of the colouring and you can see the glitter better on the dress and flowers. 

Products used:

  • Stamps - LOTV - Wedding Couple and Church on the Hill
  • Punch - Martha Stewart - Eyelet Lace PATP
  • Spellbinders - Large Squares
  • Memory Box - Corner Bow
  • Glitter - Glamour Dust 
  • Go Kreate - Concentric Tags 
  • Flowers, Ribbon & Gems - The Ribbon Girl 
  • Heart Button - Ebay
  • Colouring Medium - Tim Holtz Distress Markers
  • Papers - Maja Design - Coffee in the Arbour

I really hope you like my card and thank you for visiting my blog. I am entering this card into the following challenges:


8 comments:

  1. This is a wonderful card Fern. I do love the design with the frame around the church and the wedding couple leaving as Mr + Mrs. Really gorgous xx

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  2. Wow Fern this is just fabulous!! It certainly does tell a story xx

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  3. This is one beautiful creation Fern, such a lovely scene and gorgeous additional beauties.just like a fairytale wedding..xxx ♥aNNie
    The Journey is the Start

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  4. This is absolutely stunning Fern, such a brilliant idea to combine the images to tell a story. I love your frame and all of your wonderful details.
    Pauline
    x

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  5. Absolutely beautiful card Fern, a work of art, stunning. Well done you. Ann xx

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  6. Oh my Fern. This is a stunner. What a brilliant idea with the two images. It's just perfect, liz x

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  7. Wow!
    This is stunning!
    hugs
    kim x

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  8. Such a clever and unique card Fern! Thanks for entering our 'It Takes Two' challenge this month.

    Good luck!

    Anne xx
    Lili of the Valley

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Thank you for taking the time to comment on my blog, I love receiving and reading all your lovely messages. Fern x