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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Art Nouveau Vase Bookmark/Tag for Mother's Day

Had a good first day (short afternoon) at my new job, Hallmark. Have 2 more days to go at Calloway's Nursery; Fri is my last day there.

    Supplies List 

Cricut cartridge: Art Nouveau   5" Vase w/ flowers
die: Poppy Stamps flower (used for sentiment tag)
ink: Memento Cottage Ivy, VersaFine Onyx Black
machine:  Cricut Explore Air, Sizzix BIGkick
paper: vellum   cardstock - greens, pinks   scrapbook - green pattern (sentiment tag) 
ribbon: pink
stamp: Paper Smooches Pretty Momma - big Butterfly, sentiment
stamp: Poppy Stamps Flower Patch - small Butterfly
Stampin' Up: punch - Elegant Butterfly
Tim Holtz: Distress Stickles - Firefly, Spun Sugar, Tattered Rose
tool: heat tool (to dry the ink on vellum), MISTI

Entering this into the following challenges:

5/7   Simon Says Stamp Mon The Great Outdoors          5E(#3)   5/1  Outdoors - flowers, butterflies

5/9   Simon Says Stamp Wed A Hint of Pink      5E(#1)   5/3

5/12  Victorine Originals Ch1 Mother   UE   5/1

5/13   Addicted to Stamping Ch147 Flowers & Butterflies   3E(#2)   4/30
5/13   Dies R Us Ch72 Flowers   3E(#2)  5/1

5/14   Fantabulous Cricut Ch#300 Mother's Day   3E(#2)   5/1

5/28   Paper Smooches May Ch Flowers    UE   5/1

5/30   Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper May 2017 Ch   UE  5/1

5/30   Poppy Stamps PSC#32 Flower Power   3E(#2)   5/1

0517 copy
Challenge Badge copy


  1. This is a very neat project! I love that you thought outside of the box and made a shaped tag. All the glitter on it really makes it extra special. Thank you for joining us at Victorine Originals' Mothers challenge!

  2. Beautiful! I love how the butterflies are "off" the card. How cool! Thank you for submitting your design at the Victorine Originals Mothers Challenge!

  3. Lovely-love the Art Nouveau cartridge-and all the glimmer! Thank you for joining us at FCCB!

  4. A very special creation and fitting to our challenge. Thank you so much for entering and good luck. Greetings, Veerle DT - ATSC

  5. A very special and wonderful creation. I love the pastel colours. Thanks for playing with us at Addicted to stamps Challenge Alma

  6. What an original creation. I see flowers, a stamp and a butterfly so thank you for joining our challenge at Addicted To Stamps Challengeblog.
    Greetings Miranda (dt-ATSC)

  7. Great project, perfect sentiment for Mothers. Thanks for playing along at Victorine Originals.

  8. Beautiful project.
    Thank you for joining us over on Poppystamps challenge blog.
    Pam x

  9. Beautiful work, love the design and the touch of sparkle is fabulous!Thanks for joining us this week on Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog! Barbara

  10. Veery nice card, thank you for joining us at Poppystamps Challenge.

  11. Awesome project! So pretty..I love the bits of glitter:) Thanks for joining us at Dies R Us!

  12. Very pretty tag! I love the glitter! Enjoy your new job- I worked at a Hallmark store years ago and loved it! Thanks for joining us at FCCB!

  13. Great vase, it's beautiful! Thank you for joining us at FCCB! Blessings, Jamie

  14. Gorgeous bookmark/tag Melissa! I love the shape and the sparkle is so pretty.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Mandy xx

  15. Thank you for joining us at Victorine Original Stamps, we look forward to seeing your future cards in our challenges ~
    DT MaryAnn

  16. Beautiful bookmark/tag. I love the added sparkle. Thank you for joining our Mother's Day challenge/Blog Hop at FCCB.

  17. Lovely project. Thank you very much for joining our challenge at Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper challenge.
    Hugs, Iwona

  18. Congrats on your new job!

    What a beautiful vase- fabulous use of glitter! LOVE it! THANKS for joining in the fun with our May challenge <3