Friday, May 3, 2013

My First Flower Pot Pocket Card

Welcome to Glenda's Cards!

Today I am sharing my first try at a Flower Pot Pocket Card. I have been wanting to try this for some time. You can find the tutorial at SplitCoastStampers. My card is made using K&Company scrap papers from previous projects! Of course, I had to use my Cricut for the flower cuts!
Cricut Cartridges:
Mother's Day Bouquet - Flower 3 - Varying sizes from 1" to 2'' at 1/4" increments for the flower petals.
Home Decor - Border 4 cut 1.75" for the flourish. One is used at top of card and part of a second flourish cut is used at the bottom of flower pot.
Martha Stewart edge punch.
Photo of insert

My Craft Spot Friends & Neighbors Stamp used on the insert. Doily, lace, and ribbon from stash. Recollection pearls accent the centers of the flowers. Dew Drop Gingerbread inking.
I enjoyed trying this style of card! If you would like to try one, click on the tutorial link at top of post.

FCCB - Ch 158 - Paper Roses - Use paper flowers on card/project
Paper Crafting Inspiration - Ch 132 - Flourishes
Celebrate the Occasion - Ch 110 Anything Goes
Die Cuttin Divas - Ch 113 - Anything Goes
The Shabby Tea Room - Ch. 164 Beautiful Spring -Colors in photo and include flowers, lace, and ribbon
Papercraft Star - Ch. 143 Polka Dots and Lace

Thanks for your visits and comments!


  1. Gorgeous. Love this. Thanks for playing along with FCCB.

  2. So pretty, thanks for playing @ CTO!

  3. This is such a cool card. Love all your flowers. Thanks for joining our flower challenge at FCCB, Kim Ogden

  4. Oh my goodness, Glenda, your flower pot card is gorgeous!! I love your beautiful flowers!

  5. Your card is gorgeous - I have never made one like this either you have inspired me!!! have a great weekend
    DIANA L.

  6. I love this!! Such a pretty creation ... Many thanks for playing at Papercraft Star!

  7. This is just lovely! Your flowers are beautiful - I love all the dimension you gave them. You have inspired me to give this a try! Thanks for joining us at FCCB this week!!

  8. Just beautiful! Love those gorgeous flowers.

  9. Very pretty Glenda! I love your pot of flowers. The papers and flowers are awesome.....

  10. Oh my goodness - this is stunning! This is a work of art. You should be so pleased - it's gorgeous!!!

  11. Your flower pot card turned out beautiful Glenda!! I love the flowers you used and the papers as well as the color combo! Your cards are always so fabulous my friend!! Hugs!!

  12. Fabulous pocket card, love your flowers with a vintage touch. Thank you for joining us at the Celebrate the Occasion challenge and hope to see you back again.
    Anna xxx

  13. Fun card, love the lace trim! Thanks for playing with us at Papercraft Star!

  14. Hi Glenda - that card is absolutely beautiful - love everything about it thanks for sharing!!!

  15. I just love this! I love the card shape, and the flowers and crochet lace are just perfect!! Pretty, pretty papers, too!!

  16. Beautiful flower pot!!!!! Love it :)
    Thanks for joining us at CTO this week!!!

  17. Wow Glenda, I didn't realize that you linked up with us at My Paper Crafting!!! Thanks for joining us my friend! Hugs!!

  18. Beautiful card, Glenda!! Your flowers are gorgeous -- so is the paper!!