Saturday, 11 August 2012

Sweet Stampin' - things with wings

Our challenge for this week at Sweet Stampin' is 'things with wings', and we're sponsored by Lili of the Valley who are offering one lucky winner a £10 voucher, and our monthly sponsor is Joanna Sheen with a £10 voucher prize.



I've used one of my favourite images from the Valentine Bird Collection from DigiStamp Boutique - it's actually a single bird image, but I repeated it and flipped the second bird, making it slightly smaller than the first one.  It's a solid image, so no colouring involved, but I outlined the hearts with a sakura clear stardust pen for a bit of shimmer.  The frame shape is Stampin' Up, striped paper is Pink Petticoat, mini scalloped border is a MFT dienamics die and the corners are Whimsy.

I'm having a lazy Saturday at home today, as we just don't seem to stop during the week at the moment.  I'm hoping to catch up with lots of your blogs and do a bit of colouring, and watch some Olympics of course! Hope you all have a lovely day :o)

30 comments:

  1. Wow, your card is so effective in those colours. Hope you have a fab lazy day. I'm doing similar as hubby has gone back home to Sheffield for the weekend to visit his folks, so I'm planning on doing lots of crafting and generally loafing around. I've only just got out of my jammies !!! Have fun.
    Annette
    xx

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  2. Classy card hun! Great colours and layout - and I adore those little corners. Brilliant, as always. Have a super lazy Saturday (I'm hoping for similar!) Hugs Sxx

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  3. Beautiful card Lisa. Love the colour combo. Have a fab weekend.
    Hugs
    caz x

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  4. Stunning Lisa. It is such an elegant card. You are so clever and make CAS cards look so fantastic. Hugs, Denise x

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  5. love the colours and image, fabby card x

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  6. gorgeous. love the colours. fab corner dies and it looks so professional as always x

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  7. Stunning card Lisa. I love the image and the colours and layout are wonderful
    I hope you enjoy the rest of the weekend
    Hugs Sue

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  8. Hi Lisa

    Very classy elegant card... and using such a simple clean image! Love the layout you've chosen, and that black and white stripe is perfect too!

    Enjoy your lazy afternoon...

    Hugs
    Christine x

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  9. Wow Lisa this really is beautiful...
    Love the classy look to it.. The color combos is just perfect for the occasion....

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  10. Simply stunning Lisa...and loving the layout too hun :o)

    big hugs Vicky xx

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  11. Oh wow Lisa what a gorgeous card , do classy and elegant and this colour combo and image is so stunning.
    Hugs Emma xx

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  12. Well I hope your day has gone to plan hon!! Your card is so beautiful & how you could ever have thought otherwise I don't know!! xx

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  13. this is just beautiful - so stylish and simple but very effective - love it! Hugs Rachel xx

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  14. A beautiful card Lisa, I love the gorgeous image and layout. Hope you have a lovely weekend hun.

    Donna x

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  15. This is gorgeous, simple but not too cas. Clever with the image too.

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  16. I love the colours Lisa, so effective, and the image is fabulous..love it.

    luv CHRISSYxx

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  17. so stunning lisa.i love the birds and fab striking design :D

    xx coops xx

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  18. classy, love the red, black and white works so well
    Hugs Kate xx

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  19. Hi Lisa,
    Wow! What a fabby card - love the way you mirrored the bird image too and the colours are so striking with the red,black and white, a beauty! Hve a lovely Sunday, Big Hugs, Teresa xx

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  20. Gorgeous Lisa! Love the layout...so elefant. Beautiful pops of red and love the image too :)

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  21. Gorgeous card Lisa. Love the image and your design is brilliant - very classy!
    Lorraine x

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  22. Stunning and just perfect for a ruby wedding anniversary.
    xx

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  23. Oh so gorgeous girl!! LOVE your birdies and striped background!! :)

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  24. Fabulous card Lisa I really love the colours and design it looks quite classy.
    Hugs
    Lorraine x

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  25. Beautiful anniversary card, Lisa! Love how you designed the images by flipping & resizing, the design and colors!

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  26. fantastic CAS card, Lisa. Dabby image as well
    Big hugs
    Doreen xx

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  27. Simply stunning Lisa, love it!
    Helen x

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  28. All the elements have come together fantastically. Love it. x

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