Tuesday, August 4, 2020


Hey there!
Today I'm sharing my DT project for
Dies R Us.
It is a colorful card design
using a technique I was inspired by
Jennifer McGuire to try.

This technique can be created using any frame or nesting die sets you may have.

I chose to use
Tutti Designs Stitched Hexagons

I taped the set of 7 dies together and cut 7 times
using bright colors of scrap card stock.

I glued the die cuts onto plain copy paper using
each of the 7 colors and trimmed to create 7 different hexagons.

Next I made a white 5 x 6.5 inch card base
and layered some of the colors used for the hexagons.

Next, I chose 3 of the hexagon pieces and
trimmed 2 of them.
The 2 trimmed pieces were added to the card base.

The 3rd whole piece was layered on top of the trimmed pieces
in the center of the card.

I chose a word die set
Gemini Smile Dies

I cut the background piece in white and the Smile in black.
I added the word die cut with foam tape to the center of the card.
And, at the last minute decided to add some flowers and leaves using
Karen Burniston Flowers & Bees Die Set

I still have all the other hexagon pieces
that I can use on future projects!

I hope I've provided some inspiration for you to
 play and create with your dies and we'd love for you 
to come and join in the fun at the Dies R Us Challenge Blog. 
There's a new challenge theme offered on the 1st and 15th of each month and one lucky randomly drawn winner will receive a gift voucher prize to the Dies R Us Store. 
For your convenience, all the important Dies R Us links are provided below.

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  1. Hi Judy this is a stunning card. It is so bright and cheerful. Take care. Hugs Jackie

  2. What a bright and cheerful card, Judy! Love this. Thank you for joining us at the Crafter's Cafe and hope to see you again soon. Hugs, Jinny

  3. Amazing! I imagine you have lots of leftover hexagons to make more cards. This is so clever. Well executed card. Thanks for joining us at Die Cut Divas.

    sue n.

  4. This is so beautiful. Nice work. Thank you for sharing in our challenge at Classic Design Challenge we really appreciate you joining in.

    Annette DT

  5. What a fun card combining all your colors. o glad you joined us for our "All About the Flowers" August challenge at Die Cut Divas https://die-cut-divas.blogspot.com/.