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Saturday, 30 August 2008

Double Challenge Card .........



This card is for one of my mum in law's friends who has just got a job after being very poorly for the last couple of years, but after an operation she is now fit and well so I thought it would be nice to wish her luck in her new job.

This card is for 2 challenges the first is a sketch challenge by Carol over at Carol's Paper Playce. Carol is doing a sketch every fortnight and she has a lovely stamp up for grabs for this one.

The other challenge that this card is for is for Arty Girlz Weekly Challenge. This week their theme is summer, so this is my entry as butterflies and flowers make me think of summer!

I hope you are all enjoying some nice weather today. Thanks for stopping by.
Lynsey x


Materials:
Butterfly Stamp - Great Impressions

Background stamp - A Stamp in the Hand Co
Paper from Stash
Flowers from Craftsulove
Gems from stash
Font - Everytime I miss you

14 comments:

Sue said...

Hi Lynsey, thanks for stopping by my blog and introducing yourself. It's always nice to get to know other crafters.

Good luck to your mum-in-law's friend in her new job, I'm sure she will love your card. I love the colours you've used and the layout is fab.

I think I will just pop over to take a look at the challenge blogs you mentioned. (Don't know when I will fit in any card making - blog hopping becomes so addictive).

Please visit me again, I will be sure to drop by on you soon. Sue.

kath said...

Gorgeous card Lynsey and well done on the double whammy - yes it is very summery and love the soft colours.....and your threading water punch border - have a great weekend
Love
kath
xxx

crissi said...

wonderful card Lynsey love the flovers and the butterflys so summery.

Thanks for joiningin with the Arty Girlz challenge.

crissi & Julie xx

carol said...

Oooh Lynsey, such a pretty card! Love the soft colours, and perfect for the Arty Girlz challenge as well as my sketch!!
Thank you for joining in with CSF #2 :) :)

Hugs
Carol x

Debbie said...

Hi Lynsey

Love the card. Lovely soft colours. Love your page of the farm visit too. How is little Grace? I'm going to be a Nanna to a new baby again next year. I'm so excited.

love debbie xx

Jill said...

gorgeous card Lynsey, I hope you win, love the flowers and butterflys Jill x

LOUISE said...

Fab card Lynsey, love the pale colours, and the image is great! Louise x

Vicky (Angeldrummer) said...

i absolutely love this card it is gorgeous - hope you are ok x

RubyMay said...

A beautifully made card and it looks wonderful x

Bev said...

This is just so pretty Lynsey, love the colours. Well done on the combo.

hugs Bev x

Jane said...

Wonderful card, very pretty and I'm sure your freind will love it!
Jx

Tip Top said...

Congratulations on winning Carols Sketch!!!

Sue said...

This is so elegant Lynsey, the colours ar every calming and easy on the eye...beautiful:)

sue
xx

Chrissie said...

I just love it!
Beautiful colours Lynsey!
Chrissie