Papertrey Ink

PTI Feature: Nesting and Botanical Letters

I am always utterly amazed at how beautifully intricate Papertrey Ink dies are, and in this month’s release, the Nesting stamps, dies, and cover plate is absolutely stunning.

I like to keep cards looking clean and simple (even though it may still take me a few hours to finish!). I blended on some Blueberry Ski and Spring Rain dye inks from to the corners of my background. I then smooshed the ink on my craft mat and then picked up some ink with a water brush and added a touch of splatter. I stamped the layering images of the birds, nest, and leaves with various dye inks (colors listed in Supplies section below), and die cut with coordinating dies.

I die cut the branches with the coverplate out of white cardstock, and adhered it directly to the blended background. I then stamped my sentiment, and adhered all the pieces together with some adhesive and foam tape.

For my next card, I featured the Botanical Letters. These stamps are gorgeous! They make beautiful monograms, personal letterhead, and in my card today, wedding thank you cards!

I stamped my fiance and my initials and then stamped all the floral layering. I haven’t quite decided on wedding colors yet, but blue was on my list of possibilities! I then stamped thank you right below it with the same colored dye ink as my flower.

I love adding a little watercolor to so I created a soft blend of watercolor above and below the letters in a matching blue. I kept the design very clean and simple as I wanted to design something I can mass produce.  I really love how it turned out and hope you do too!

If you’re interested in any of the March release products, head on over to the Papertrey Ink store today!

Cheers,

Supplies


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7 Comments

  • 1
    Colleen Howell says:

    I love the bird nest card so pretty and the botanical letters stamp set is so pretty

  • 2
    Rita says:

    Your cards are simply beautiful, Keeway! You inspire my creativity. So happy to follow your blog each day.

  • 3
    jan metcalf says:

    Your nesting card is so pretty, reminds me spring is right around the corner!

  • 4
    Teddra says:

    Love both of your cards. The Botanical Letters may be my favorite ❤

  • 5
    Karen L K says:

    Very nice! The bird scene looks great with all the nice soft coloring. The thank you card is pretty & good idea for a wedding thank you.

  • 6
    Noelle says:

    Your PTI cards are beautiful! I really like this wedding thank you!

  • 7
    Tara Prince says:

    Pretty cards!!

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