Have you noticed the gorgeous poppies on the cover of the new Stampin’ Up! Mini Catalog? There’s a whole suite of gorgeous poppy themed products.
When I cut out one of the poppy outlines with the die from the Poppy Moments Die set, it made me think of some of the pretty wooden artwork that I’ve seen called Intarsia, where the artist cuts out different pieces of wood and places them together to create a picture. I decided to try the technique with the Poppy Moments Die set.
I started by cutting 2 poppies of different colors and separating out the “scrap” pieces from between the outlines. Then, I replaced the “scrap” pieces but in the opposite colored outlines. It gives the poppies a different look than when layering the outlines over the base layer.
The background is created by using stamps from the Painted Poppies stamp set and randomly stamping them with white ink and old olive.
Stampin’ Up! has even made it easy to order the entire suite. Just enter one number – 153938 – and get it ALL!
|Peaceful Poppies Suite Bundle (English)|
|Handpainted blooms and watercolor washes make beautiful backgrounds or focal points on all your spring crafts. The Peaceful Poppies Suite Bundle includes two stamp set and die bundles for even more fun! The outline poppy images accented by watercolor effects allow you to choose from an array of inspiring coordinating colors to design your projects. Whether you’re sending a birthday card, your deepest sympathy, or celebrating a friendship, your handmade creations are sure to shine as bright as a field of poppies. This suite bundle is also available in French.|
The Peaceful Poppies Suite Bundle includes
* Painted Poppies Cling Stamp Set (10% off)
* Peaceful Moments Cling Stamp Set (10% off)
* Painted Labels Dies (10% off)
* Poppy Moments Dies (10% off)
* Peaceful Poppies Designer Series Paper
* Peaceful Poppies Sequins
* Whisper White 1/4″ (6.4 mm) Crinkled Seam Binding Ribbon
* Peaceful Poppies Elements
Product colors: Blackberry Bliss, Calypso Coral, Crushed Curry, Flirty Flamingo, Mossy Meadow, Old Olive, Pool Party, Poppy Parade, Rich Razzleberry