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3D rose Double-Sided Die card

Crafter's Companion – 13/01/20

If you want to create incredible depth and layered images on your papercraft projects, our Double-Sided Dies are the way to go! With these dies, you only need to do half the work, as they’ve been designed with a time-saving, double-sided concept – cut two pieces of card at once!

If you need convincing about these dies anymore, take a look at this 3D rose Double-Sided Die card. With built up layers to produce a stunning black rose against a sunset sky, this is a project that will totally steal the show.

You will need:

Step 1

Cut two pieces of the matt black cardstock to 13cm x 13cm. Using a circle die, cut out an aperture in the centre of each card.

Step 2

Take one of your black layers and emboss with the Ornate Lace Embossing Folder.

Step 3

Using a blending tool and the Water Reactive Inks, blend the three colours on to the centre of the white card base. When you are happy with your blend, flick a little water on to it to create some texture. Pat or let dry.

Step 4

Die-cut the rose and leaf Double-Sided Dies in the black matt cardstock. Layer up the rose with 3D foam pads.

Step 5

Adhere a length of ribbon along the left side of the embossed black cardstock using red liner tape. Add a bow.

Step 6

Adhere the plain black card layer on to the inked base, then layer the embossed card on top with 3D foam pads.

Step 7

Adhere the rose and leaves along the bottom left of the card, overlapping the aperture.

Step 8

With the three inks, blend colour on to a piece of white cardstock and use this to die-cut your sentiment. Cut the same die on to a piece of orange cardstock, and layer up both sentiments and adhere to the card as shown.

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