Sunday, July 13, 2014

Red Poppies

Hope you had a good weekend!  Here is a card I made with Stately Flowers 1 when I was testing out some Spectrum Noir markers last month.  (I didn't want to post it until the stamps were back in stock.)  Isn't this poppy image gorgeous with these Gina K Journey of the Heart patterned papers?  Base is Pure Luxury Red Hot and I used some red grosgrain from a past StampTV kit.  To create this glowing effect, follow the exact same coloring process that I did with the blue markers in this video but use these for the petals: DR2 and DR3.  For Copics, use R35 and R27.  
Spellbinders die is from Timeless Rectangles.

Thanks for visiting!  
New video with Fabulous Frame posting tomorrow! :)


robinann17 said...

This is just a lovely card! The poppies and the red ribbon, the two-patterned background and the white frame create a gorgeous card - love it!

scrappinmommom said...

Melanie, that is beautiful. I love the choice of paper with the color of the poppy. Love it!

ChristineCreations said...

Melanie - this is gorgeous! You’re right the papers are beautiful with it too.

Nana Griffin said...

Gorgeous flower, Mel. The papers and ribbon are lovely with it. I am so looking forward to your video tomorrow with another frame card too!

richardbreaks said...

Poppies are my FAVE! Love the perfect papers you've chosen, too!
Beautiful job!

Ann W said...

I love the pattern...beautiful card...but i bet no one said you messed up on the't let that one go!