Wednesday, 11 May 2011

Wildflower Garden

Apologies for the not very interesting card... still really busy so I haven't had chance to make anything else that I can show today.

This is another one of my new stamps (naughty!), a Hero Arts one called Wildflower Garden.  I've stamped it on a scrap of Pink Petticoat gingham, which was printed out on linen cardstock.  The sentiment is Stampin' Up, ribbon and pearls are from my stash.  I probably would have preferred this card on a white base, but I'm determined to use some of the coloured blank cards I've had since I first started cardmaking!  For some reason it seemed like a good idea to buy lots of them, but I never think to use them.

I'm entering my card for the following challenges:
Keeping this brief so I can rush off and leave some comments...

31 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card. This stamp looks lovely on the gingham.
    Clare x

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  2. beautiful card...i also love the stamp

    Tina

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  3. That's not boring that's brilliant, love the whole card:0) xxx

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  4. Hi Lisa. That is so lovely and very delicate. Such a wonderful card for this time of year. Great choice of paper for the backdrop. Love it. Happy crafting.
    With love, Sandra xx

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  5. Fabulous Lisa...love the new stamp hun and it looks great on the green gingham...very elegant sweetie!

    hugs Vicky xx

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  6. This is lovely Lisa! The stamp is gorgeous and what a fab idea to stamp onto the gingham paper! (will be stealing that one!) Love the whole green and restful colour scheme. xxx

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  7. Hi Lisa,
    I love this card,that stamp is gorgeous and love the colour scheme :) xx

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  8. I think your card is really nice. I love the colour, looks so fresh. xx

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  9. I think this is lovely, really unusual and delicate. I've made the decision to try to use up all my old stash too. It makes me think a bit more creatively I think.

    Feebsy
    xx

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  10. This is beautiful Lisa,I cant stop using green sometimes, lovely new stamp flowers are always so useful.
    Chris x

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  11. Beautiful card Lisa, love the stamp. Sue x

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  12. This is so pretty!

    Thanks for joining us on The Crazy Challenge this week, hope you'll come back next week!

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  13. This is gorgeous hun - love the image, looks fab on green. Isn't it funny, we seem to buy so much stuff when we first start out in cardmaking, I remember buying coloured cards too LOL! Hugs, Claire x

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  14. Not boring at all - it's a lovely CAS card. Hugs Denise xx

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  15. A gorgeous card, just love the tone on tone colour scheme. You've sparked an idea for using a stamp I have kicking about :)
    Jenny x

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  16. Boring? This is gorgeous, love it!
    Helen x

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  17. It's just so lovely Lisa, gorgeous image and love the gingham. I still have a mountain of card blanks that I had to have when I started and may never use. Hope the prep for Saturday is going well.

    Donna x

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  18. It's really pretty, love that new stamp.

    I too have a box of card blanks all shapes and colours that I never look near. I should follow your lead and use them up,

    Liz x

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  19. Oh this is a fabulous idea Lisa! I love it! And a gorgeous new stamp too :)
    Kelly.x

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  20. I love this card, I would never have thought of stamping on a gingham background but will now. I think we all have a stack of these coloured cards in our stash lol.

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  21. This is so fresh Lisa, love the gingham and the stamp too - gorgeous! :o)
    Hugs,
    Cazza
    xxx

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  22. Not really interesting? It's great Lisa! I love the gingham and the tone on tone, very pretty!

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  23. Hi Lisa

    Your card is gorgeous.

    Loving all the green!!!

    Love Jules xx

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  24. Gorgeous card! Love the image and the shades of green. The sentiment is lovely! Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

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  25. So elegant! Lovely to see your work at Crafty Creations Challenge! Thanks for joining us and good luck!

    Greetings, Saskia
    (guest designer)

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  26. Adorable card.
    Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge this week!

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  27. beautiful stylish card lisa.the flower stamp is gorgeous and i love your gingham paper :D

    xx coops xx

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  28. A lovely pretty card Lisa, xx Jan

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  29. I LOVE this card Lisa!! So simple and elegant!! Thanks for playing along with our "Anything Goes" Challenge this week at Penny's. Good Luck!!

    Courtney~

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  30. this is gorgeous!!! Love the gingham! Hugs Juls

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