Bright Potpourri Flowers

Hello Everyone!

Today I’m playing along with a new-to-me challenge called Color My Heart Color Dare. I was originally going to use this card as my entry but when I read the rules, I realised that the tiny bit of green on the flower stems wouldn’t work – but that’s OK, it was a joy to use this cheerful combo to make another card!

To start with, I created three inky panels using Saltwater Taffy, Mustard Seed and Carved Pumpkin distress inks. Then I used the beautiful Poppystamps Potpourri flowers die to cut out some flowers. This die cuts seven different flowers in one go which is so handy!

I embossed a black panel using a frame die (although it’s a bit difficult to see in the photos) and then arranged all my flowers within that frame. When I was finally happy with the arrangement, I stuck them all down and added a very old Hero Arts sentiment to complete my card.

Thanks for stopping by!



  1. Wow, your flourish colors in your flowers against that black background is so bright and cheery… love it, beautiful card. Welcome to Color Dare and sharing your card with us and hope you will be back soon.


  2. Lucie, that is one terrific design! I love the bold colours on the black background – awesome! I’m so glad you found our challenge and hope to see you back again! Thanks for sharing with us at Colour Dare 🙂


  3. Your card is lovely, Lucie! I, too, was hoping for the color green. We hope you’ll come back – we have a new biweekly challenge beginning every Friday. Thank you for playing along with us at Color Dare #493.


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