Flower Background by request

Good Evening!

I have a new set of background files for you today, this time it is my flower design. I first created this design for the flower pennant and used it for the 3 flower envelopes too, quite a few requests followed asking for it to be made into a background panel so here it is! I hope it will be a welcome addition to your cut file collections :)

Card Base: I cut my flower background fractionally smaller than the front of my card in the same colour and glued into place to imitate an embossed look except with a sharper/crisper edge. Instead of placing my sentiment onto my card front I decided to add it inside the card and create a window in the front, I cut the opening with a spellbinders die and used 2 dies to cut a narrow frame to add a neat finish to the edge of the circle window.

Flowers: I used the flower and leaf cut file for my vellum flowers, I ran an embossing stylus over the back of the petals to add some shape then popped some sparkles into the middles. I wanted my sparkles to be a deeper shade of purple so I dabbed them with the chisel end of a copic marker and they took the colour fantastically so I’ll definitely do that again!

background 17 card

Here are your Free Cut Files – Formats: ai, dxf, gsd, mtc, pdf, studio & svg:
(click on the link below the image to download)
Background 17 by Bird

Background 17 Digital Cutting File by Bird

Background Card 17 by Bird

Background Card 17 Digital Cutting File by Bird

54 thoughts on “Flower Background by request

  1. Dana

    Bird this is absolutely beautiful! Thank you sooooo much! You are such a wonderful talent :). I wish I was more digitally inclined!

  2. Joanne

    I am always so pleased to see your cut files. I love love them! This is another beautiful one. Thank you so much for sharing and giving so freely.

  3. Trish

    I loved the way you created an embossed look by gluing down this beautiful piece to the same color. Thanks for sharing the file!

  4. carol w

    This is just beautiful. Thank you so much for the files and the lovely card sample to show a great way to use them!

  5. Bev

    I need to make a wedding card and this suits me to a tee. Thank you for sharing this beautiful file with all of us.

  6. Julie

    Oh Bird!
    Your supply of talent always amazes me. I sure wish I had just a teeny tiny bit of yours, and then we both would be happy. You would still have way more than most people have left.
    Thanks so much sharing your awesome talent with all of us.

  7. Jeanette

    Thank you very much for this very pretty card and background. Your designs are always sooooo beautiful!

  8. Joan

    These are beautiful, Bird. Thank you so much.

    I have been away from my Silhouette for quite a few months now, but am getting the urge to get back to it. Thanks again for all your wonderful designs.

    Love Joan xx

  9. Paula

    Bird – thank you so very much for this lovely couple of files – yes indeed they are a welcome addition to the collection.

    I love your card and always like to see what you have done with your own file – always very inspirational and elegant.

    Thanks again – oh, and thanks for the wonderful order I received this week – beautiful sparkles and sparkle buttons! Well packaged, well priced and speedy delivery. I’m very happy with the whole process – hope you’re thinking of expanding your product lines, I’d buy off you everytime.

    Paula x x x

    1. Bird Post author

      Oh wow, that’s a great card! I love the clean crisp look of it, thanks for sharing it with me :)

  10. sandy evans

    Oh what a beautiful beautiful card. And thank you for sharing your amazing talent with us.

  11. Eliece Edge (from Alvin, TX)

    Your designs are so amazing and your generosity is beyond amazing! Thank you so very much. I have just recently gotten a Silhouette Cameo and I downloaded this design today and was thrilled that I could actually cut it out. This is the most intricate image that I have tried so far. It’s exciting to think about all the beautiful things I can make.

  12. Sharron

    Thank you so much for all of these beautiful cut files. I just got a Cricut Explore One machine & can’t wait to try your beautiful creations.

    You are so very generous! Thank you, Thank you, Thank you!


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