(2017 c46) Friend, Flower Clusters, Distress Oxide


Background sponged with Distress Oxide Inks by Ranger Fossilized Amber,  Pealed Pain, Cracked Pistachio, Broken China and Faded Jeans. Then spritzed with water and dried then sponged again and spritzed again., giving a watercolor effect for the background.

Dies used:  Paper Smooches – Cute Clusters,  Little B – Sentiments, Hello was cut out twice, glued together and coated with Glossy Accents.

Stamp used:  Friend from the  Tim Holtz Alterations Sizzix Framelits set – Bird Talk 561218 

Challenges Entered:

PaperSmooches:  Anything Goes – July & Aug Chal

Cas-UalFridays:  CFC180 – Friendship

DieCutDivas:  Anything goes for August

DiesRUsChallenge:  chal. 79 – Anything Goes Using Dies

WordArtWednesday:  #296 – 297 Anything Goes

ScrappyLand:  #72 – Anything Goes Use product they sell

HappyLittleStampers:  August Watercolor


  1. Lu Ann Hammer

    Hi Lagene I’m enjoying all your beautiful cards I can see you have more time to devote to your craft. Very nice work.

  2. So beautiful with that lovely background for those floral dies.

  3. Love your pretty card and thanks for joining us at CAS-ual Fridays.

    • beaglefest

      And thanks for joining us at Die Cut Diva’s!

  4. Michelle N.

    This turned out gorgeous! Great use of the die and the background is stunning!

  5. Really lovely card made with great techniques. Good luck with our CAS-ual Fridays challenge!

  6. Beautiful oxide background and fabulous overall creation! Thanks so much for playing in our ‘Anything using Dies’ challenge at Dies R Us! Please come back again soon!

    Darlene (DRU Blog Leader)
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please come for a visit.

  7. Your background is gorgeous & I love your choice of die! Thanks for joining our “Anything Goes Using Dies” challenge at Dies R Us!

  8. Beautiful background! The colors are awesome and I love the die selection! Super cute design! thanks so much for joining us in the challenge at Scrapy Land!
    Sherrie K
    Scrapy Land DT Member

  9. How creative, this is so pretty! Thank you so much for joining us at the HLS Watercolor challenge. Jenny x

  10. Marvelous use of oxides. So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

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