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Tuesday, 13 June 2017

Sweet Wishes

The Less is More challenge this week is a One Layer card with the theme of 'Sweet Things'.   While I was looking through my stamps for the one I had in mind, I came across this image and sentiment, both freebies from a while ago, so decided to go with these instead.  

 I used a Poppystamp 'Stitched Main Street Tag' to emboss the card blank, the first time I've tried this technique, but I'm sure I'll be using it again. I eventually stamped the image and sentiment with Stazon 'Jet Black'.  I tried Memento and Versafine stamp pads first, but the stamping was quite fuzzy, probably to do with the quality of the freebie stamps.  The image is coloured with Promarkers.  

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22 comments:

  1. Super sweet card! Love the tag embossing!

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  2. This card is so right for the Sweet Things challenge. Embossing with dies is a good technique and one I tend to forget although funnily enough I did actually do it today, first time for ages, great minds!!

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  3. YUM! This card looks good enough to eat!

    Kathyk

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  4. Great one layer card and love the idea of embossing with the die...I always forget to do that too x Yummy card x

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  5. Fab card, love the embossed frame x

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  6. Hi Liz,
    what a very wonderful card and your design is sooooo! very lovely.
    Wonderful colouring of that yummy stamped image.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  7. Such a cute card. What great freebies. Love the embossed tag. Love that technique. Thank you for joining us this week at Less is More.

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  8. I really love embossing dies into the card blank, you have created a really pretty card Liz!
    Janice x

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  9. Fabulous CAS card...great idea with the embossing the die!

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  10. A super card Liz, such a fabulous CAS design.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
    x

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  11. Beautiful CAS card Liz, great freebies and wonderful colours.
    Pam x

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  12. Superb LIM card and how perfect for the challenge this week. love the pastel shades.

    Kath x

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  13. I love this Liz and the embossed tag shape surrounding your prettily coloured macarons looks great, and the perfect added sentiment too. x

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  14. So beautiful!! I love the colorful treats!! Have a great day!! Big hugs :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  15. Such a lovely card Liz, love how you've used the die.

    Sue xx

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  16. Perfect card for the challenge. Thanks for sharing at Less is More!

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  17. Funny how I have a simalor stamp ready sitting on my crafttable for a card for this challenge :)! Two people; same thought!
    Like the image and all the jummy colours!

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  18. You are very good at making one layer cards - something I don't think I've ever done LOL This really is a sweet one :)

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  19. LOVE the embossed tag shape for these macarones! Well done!

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  20. Those macaroons look totally scrummy Liz. Your choice of colours really suit those sweet treats. The embossed die tag adds some real interest too. A fabulous card. Thanks so much for sharing this with us at Less is More xx

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  21. Yummy, yummy Liz - those macaroons look good enough to eat! Shabneez

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