Monday, August 13, 2012

Something Old and Something New

I am entering the Sunny Challenges & Creations challenge today, they have a combination of a sketch and a birthday theme.  I am behind on sending out birthday cards at the moment so I decided this was a great opportunity to kill two birds with one stone!

Speaking of birds, I just love the little bird in Betsy's Blossoms.  This was one of the sets we could buy in pre-order and I just LOVE it!  The big bursting blossom is also part of the set, as are the stamped images on the background paper.  I made 19 of these cards, using a variety of the retiring in-colours, matching the main flower image and border on the framelit to the background card stock.  Now I just have to pop them in the post and hope the recipients like them!

Happy Stamping

5 comments:

  1. So glad the challenge was the inspiration you needed to get the job done. I too am falling in love with this stampset. The bird is really cute. I just adore your card. Thanks for joining us this week at Sunny Challenges and Creations.

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  2. Gorgeous card Monique. You have used this set to your advantage & it showcases the set so well. Thanks for playing along with us this week at Sunny Challenges & Creations.

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  3. Monique, this is beautiful! I so love what you have done with the sketch from this week. I wasnt too sure about this set, but seeing what you have done with it I am sold and it will be one that will find a place with my other stamps.The colour combination that you have used is beautiful and thatnk you so much for playing along with us at Sunny Challenges and Creations this week.

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  4. This is really lovely, Monique. I love how you've stamped on the DSP for the bottom slanted panel - just beautiful. Thanks for playing along with us at Sunny Challenges & Creations, and congratulations on such a prolific stamping session!

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