Friday, 10 January 2014

All White?. . . . . . .

Good morning Duckadee's. Don't worry, the title has nothing to do with Michael Barrymore, it does refer to the card hahaha!!!
Hope that you are all well with the Sun on your face and the wind at your back.
Thank you for your lovely comments on my vellum card. I've worked out several ways of nipping into that SB Tapestry die and of course, it cuts a super aperture. In these austere times, crafty purchases, especially dies, have to earn their keep in The Pond.

Now, today's card is a first for me. I was a white on white virgin (no smutty remarks thank you !!!) and had always admired cards folk had done like this. As you know, I have a penchant for bright colours so I had shied away from it.
I started with a 6x6 white card base which I embossed with a butterfly wreath mask (freebie with a mag). I then cut four of the SB Fantastic Flourish Three and an SB Medallion Three from white card (my white card is 300gsm from Limetree Crafts).
I arranged the flourishes next to each other to form a circular pattern and stuck them together along the edges. I then foam padded this to the base card.
The medallion was then foam padded onto this. I didn't want to add a sentiment as it looked to "clean" so I popped a bling in the centre instead.

I didn't think it was too bad for a first attempt.

Have a great day, whatever you are up to (day off for me, hurrah!!!).

Ang x


  1. Ang. This is stunning I do love these white on white cards, love what you have done with your dies. Enjoy your day off. Hazel xx

  2. Brilliant absolutely beautiful, you think I like it??
    No! I LOVE it right up my street ..........Ooooops!!! glad Hazel has commented before me as I feel a "purchase" of a new Die coming on. She would be telling me I have more than enough and don't need it.
    Have a Great Day

    Patricia xxx

  3. Hi Ang. This is so beautiful. I love white on white and this is a perfect example. Very Sue Wilson like.
    Last comment for a couple of weeks as I'm off to Egypt for a bit of sun.
    Love Val x

  4. Hi Ang,

    OOOOOOOOh I love it. Its stunning, elegant and so beautiful. Thank you. Enjoy your day off and have a lovely weekend.

    Much love,

    Shirley T. xxx

  5. I adore WOW so this is great for me. Love the dies you have used - am very tempted!! Hugs, Christine xx

  6. Great 'first attempt'. I'm rather partial to White on White - simple, elegant, and cool!

  7. Hi Ang,
    Great white on white card, love it. Hope you are enjoying your day off.

  8. Fab card and luvin the dies and how you have used them xx gorgeous xx enjoy the rest of your day off and have a fab weekend xx GailT xx

  9. hi Ang, I love white on white and this is great for a first go - hate to think what you will be like when you really get going!! I've actually been out in the garden doing a spot of tidying and pruning, it is a beautiful sunny day here so had to make the most of it. Now to do some samples for the first workshop of the year, February is coming round too fast!!

  10. Well it's just stunning Ang, love your design, the dies are Soooooooo gorgeous. I so love this white on white theme. Fab work for a first attempt. Have a lovely weekend, hugs Kate x

  11. Hi Ang
    What can I say that's not already been said? A beautiful card - I too love white on white. And a great first attempt!
    Best wishes
    Anne O

  12. This is gorgeous Ang, fab design and those dies are lovely, have a great weekend huggles Sue xx

  13. Brilliant work of art and fab colours and designing. xx

  14. This is stunning Ang, I like using bright colours too so I have not done many White on White cards, must do more lol!

    Love & Hugs

    Jacquie J xxx

  15. Fabulous white on white card. I think you've got the hang of it! Have a great day Ang.

  16. Hi Ang,
    what a very stunningly superb creation. I do love white on white. Superb designing as always.
    Hope life on the work pond is going well.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

  17. Absolutely beautiful Mrs do!
    John x

  18. You have created this card beautifully!