Saturday, March 24, 2012

This and That

I have a folder of cards started that did not get finished, and my first attempt at making a card went into this folder. I stamped , heat embossed, distressed and inked ... and when this was all done i just couldn't get the card to come together so into the file it went . Attempt number two came together very quickly , which put an end to my frustrations.


The Shabby Tea Room 's challenge gave a photo inspiration as usual but also asked for a flag, pennants or banner. Several attempts at pennants ended up in the scraps file until i saw how beautifully Lea Lawson  did her banners and decided to give it a bash.


I am entering in the Shabby Tea Room Challenge (photo below)
As well as Creative Inspirations Anything Goes challenge.
And two Bingo challenges one at Papertake Weekly  where i chose Gems , free (the big blue brad) and Lace
and Simon Says Stamp challenge with Flowers, Glitter and brads.


As usual , I love your comments so please let me know what you think.


10 comments:

  1. This is gorgeous,such a pretty card.xxx

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  2. Love the look of this one Wendy!
    beautiful!

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  3. Hello Wendy! I think you nailed this, taking your cues from the gingham, the bright red flower laying upon a doily, the bird, the colors, the pennant...beautifully executed! (thanks for popping by my blog; it's so nice to see you!)

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  4. What a pretty, cheery, Spring inspired card. Great take on the challenge this week! So glad to have you join us at TSTR!

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  5. What's a pennant? Sister is clueless... :-)
    Very glad to see you busy again Wends! xxxx

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  6. So pretty! Your flower is adorable! Thanks for joining The Shabby Tearoom this week.

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  7. Gorgeous flower, doily, and sweet little bird for a very lovely card! Take care, hugs!!:-))

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  8. Stunning card, Wendy! So lively and pretty, love the gorgeous colours and little birdie.
    Amelia x

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  9. Beautiful card!
    Thank you for joining us at Creative Inspirations Wedensdays Challenge.

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