Category: Secret Garden

Secret Garden Primrose Petals

Secret Garden is a very popular stamp set with matching Framelits. Whilst I was checking out some of my favourite blogs recently, I came across a very pretty clean and simple card using this set on LeeAnn Greff's Flowerbug's Inkspot. I made a few changes to make it my own and created this. I used … Continue reading Secret Garden Primrose Petals

Secret Garden Pool Indigo Tango

I was recently asked to make a full A4 size birthday card for a 60th birthday. The only instructions were that it had to have lots of colour. Secret Garden was the perfect stamp set for this one. I stamped flowers from the set tone on tone with Summer Starfruit, Island Indigo, Rich Razzleberry and … Continue reading Secret Garden Pool Indigo Tango

Secret Garden Summer Smooches Red

Today I am using Stampin' Up! products given to me as part of Madonna's mystery card kit swap from the Artfull Stampers group on Facebook. This is a group of Stampin' Up! demonstrators whose top line manager is Alisa Tilsner. It definitely took me out of my comfort zone with the very bright colours. The … Continue reading Secret Garden Summer Smooches Red

Secret Garden Primrose Stained Glass

Secret Garden Primrose Stained Glass

Back to normal cards today with another stained glass sample. The flowers were cut from Vellum using the Secret Garden Framelits, heat embossed with White EP, and then coloured on the back with a Primrose Petals marker and an Aqua Painter with Primrose Petals ink. The water causes the petals to curve which adds extra … Continue reading Secret Garden Primrose Stained Glass

Stained Glass in Elegant Eggplant

Stained Glass in Elegant Eggplant

Stained glass is beautiful, and you can achieve a similar effect using vellum and heat embossing. Using the Secret Garden Bundle [stamps and Framelits] from the current Seasonal Catalogue, I have been trying out this technique. Today's card starts with a base of Elegant Eggplant embossed with the new Honeycomb TIEF. A layer of Whisper … Continue reading Stained Glass in Elegant Eggplant

Secret Garden Celery Window

Window cards are a great way to showcase images. I have used Whisper White for the card base and image layer, and Certainly Celery as the background for the window. The images from Secret Garden were stamped with Certainly Celery, Marina Mist and Regal Rose. The sentiment from Oh Hello was stamped in Marina Mist. … Continue reading Secret Garden Celery Window