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Tuesday, 19 June 2012

I love you Mum


We have another 'Anything Goes' challenge this time at Try it on Tuesdays.
We did enjoy visiting you and seeing all your fantastic entries.
I hope you will pop over and see what we have all been making this time .

I decided to make an Easel card, something I don't do very often, but this stamped image from  a Joanna Sheene set is a favourite of mine and I wanted to use it in a different way.
Little did I realise how difficult  it would be to photograph.
Papers I think are Prima, I used Vintage Photo distress inks to shade and age them a little.
The layer behind the image is also brown.
The image is coloured using  various shades of brown watercolours.
Other additions came from my stash and flower box.

I would like also to enter this at-
Simon Says Stamp and Show  'A bit of Brown'.

Thank you for stopping by to take a look, I realy appreciate your comments.


22 comments:

  1. Just gorgeous Yvonne, and that is a lovely stamp image!

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  2. Beautiful card, lovely colours! Valerie

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  3. amazing card Yvonne.
    Big hugs
    Doreen xx

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  4. A gorgeous design and image Yvonne.
    hugs {brenda} xox

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  5. Great vintage feel to your card! The Design Team are really pleased that you joined us for the Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge this week - Thank you!

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  6. Meggymay, your card is so pretty! I love the beige and pinkish tones together. Love the tiny bit of bling and the little bouquet of flowers with the vintage lacy bow. Your stamped image also has such a nice vintage quality about it. Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp and Show. <3 Candy

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  7. Really beautiful card and the image is special. This easel card is a shape I haven't tried but I am inspired by yours

    Love Chrissie xx

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  8. Beautiful card Yvonne, lovely image and the bouquet is gorgeous!
    Val x

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  9. Lovely image Yvonne and great shaped card :)
    Von x♥x

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  10. lovely vintage card Yvonne, love the spray of flowers
    hugs

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  11. Such a sweet card and image. Love this design and the papers and colors are fabulous!

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  12. Beautiful cards Yvonne. This one and the previous posts.
    Hugs Florence xx

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  13. Yvonne this is such a beautiful card , the stamped image is so touching and the colours you have used are a perfect combination. Beautifully stylish piece.

    Marie

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  14. Fabulous card... love the design & colours.. Gorgeous stamped image simply beautiful.. Hugs May x x x

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  15. I think that easels are my fave fold! I love your papers,image and those gorgeous flowers. Beautiful design!! Have a great week.
    hugs....

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  16. This is a very beautiful card. The colours you've chosen are lovely. Michelle x

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  17. Just a beautiful card, great shape and wonderful colors.

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  18. Gorgeous card, the little bouquet matches the paper and image perfectly! =)
    Hugs, Elenor

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  19. Gorgeous card Yvonne, and the little bunch of flowers is the perfect compliment to this image.
    Avril xx

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  20. Gorgeous vintage creation Yvonne - love it xx

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  21. Yvonne what a beautiful card I love the image and that flower arrangment is stunning well done Hugs Elaine

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