Friends Are Flowers Pressed Petals Card

Pressed Petals Washi Tape Flowers from Stampin' Up! Friend Card from Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty

“Friends are flowers in the garden of life!”  What a true statement and a lovely sentiment found in the A Big Thank You Photopolymer Stamp Set found on pg. 96 of the 2019-2020 Annual Catalog. 

Bird Ballad Laser-Cut Cards & Tin From Stampin' Up! 149595 $18.00 PRESSED PETALS Specialty Designer Series Paper From Stampin' Up! 149500 $14.50

READY, SET, GO!  This quick creation uses the Stampin’ Up! Bird Ballad Laser-Cut Cards & Envelopes.


Begin by burnishing the fold of a Bird Ballad Laser-Cut Card Base with a Bone Folder.  

Cut a piece of Stampin’ Up! Pressed Petals Specialty Designer Series Paper to 4 1/8 x 5 3/8. 

Adhere to the backside of the laser-cut top by using a small wedge cut from a Stamping Sponge, Multipurpose Liquid Glue, and a Silicone Mat. 

LOVE THIS!  You can watch a video created by Stampin’ Pretty Pal, Tammy Beard on adhering intricate paper, dies & vellum here.  

Bird Ballad Laser-Cut Cards & Tin by Stampin' Up! Friend Card by Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty!

Adhere a 3″ piece of 5/8″ Burlap Ribbon to the card with Multipurpose Liquid Glue.  TIP: A small amount goes a long way. 

Use two pieces of Mossy Meadow Linen Thread (Magnolia Lane Ribbon Combo Pack) to tie a bow.  Adhere the bow as shown with a Mini Glue Dot. 

Use a Stamparatus to stamp the sentiment (A Big Thank You) in Mossy Meadow Classic Ink onto a piece of Very Vanilla card stock. 

Crop with the Stampin’ Up! Pretty Label Punch.  Adhere with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

PRESSED PETALS Specialty Washi Tape From Stampin' Up! 149585 | $7.50

Crop two circles of card stock with the 1″ Circle Punch.  Use the Pressed Petals Washi Tape to build a flower on each circle. 

Add a Perennial Essence Floral Center to each flower. Adhere to the card as shown with Stampin’ Dimensionals. 

Bird Ballad Laser-Cut Cards & Tin by Stampin' Up! Friend Card by Mary Fish, Stampin' Pretty!(1)

TIP:  Use the Dark Blackberry Bliss Stampin’ Blends to color a medium Pearl Basic Jewel.  Adhere as shown. 

Adhere a piece of Pressed Petals Specialty Designer Series Paper to the flap of the Bird Ballad Laser-Cut Envelopes with Multipurpose Liquid Glue.  Snip along the edge of the flap with Paper Snips. 

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  1. Stephanie Atterbury

    Absolutely gorgeous!!

  2. Maria A Rodriguez

    Love that petal washi tape, those flowers are amazing and the details on this card simply spectacular.
    Thank you for sharing.

  3. I love this beautiful card. That tin of laser cut cards makes it easy to pull a pretty card together quickly. Love your design. Have a great day!

  4. Kadie Labadie

    GORGEOUS card my friend.

  5. Such a beauty! I adore each and every element you’ve added to your project. What a showcase of so many things in a beautiful, clean project. Amazing! ♥

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