Monday, 19 March 2012

Blue and Brown

Hi everybody

I hope you have had a wonderful day.  I have a card which I made for a commission to show you.  I was particularly asked if I could use an image that evoked the style of flappers or art deco, so here it is.  However, I had forgotten how awful Crystal Stickles looks when it is photographed, so apologies for the bird - it looks fab in real life, but awful in the pictures.




This is the inside

I am entering this in the following challenges:

Brown and Blue - Die-ing for a Challenge
One Stitch at a Time - Girly
Pan Pastel Challenge - Add a flower
Quirky Crafts - For a Special Lady (this was for a 30th birthday)


I really appreciate it that you take the time to look at my blog and leave such lovely comments. Thank you each and every one of you. Hugs,


17 comments:

  1. Hi Val, simply elegant card!
    Hugs
    TAmara

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  2. Thank you for entering the latest challenge at the Quirky Crafts Challenge Blog

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  3. Oh this is fabulous Val.
    luv
    Debb

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  4. Hi Val,
    Really pretty design I love the inside to thanks for joining in at PanPastel uk this week.

    Kerry DT Leader

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  5. Gorgeous vintage feel card. Thank you so much for joining in with my challenge at Quirky Crafts Challenge Blog

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  6. This is a super card... I think designing the inside to match is a really good idea and finishes a card off.

    Thanks for joining us at the PanPastel UK challenge this week.
    Eileen xx

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  7. This is lovely ! Hugs, Marion

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  8. Hello Val... This is Sara from Paper Creations Ink... I have been emailing you about winning the 5 images from Challenge #19 and also in regards to being our GDT! If you could please email me at artsbysara@gmail.com when you have a free moment, I would really appreciate it! Hugs and Have a wonderful week!

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  9. Absolutely gorgeous!

    Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week, and good luck!

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  10. Hi Val - lovely card, she's a very stylish lady and looks very elegant next to the bird - Jacqueline xx

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  11. Really beautiful card, I love the papers and that flower is fab. Thank you for joining in with the PanPastel challenge blog
    Lindsay xx

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  12. So like the style of this card, that flower is lovely.

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  13. Stunning card, beautiful inside and out! Thanks for joining in with our Girly challenge this week over at OSAAT and good luck Julie

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  14. Fabulous card Val,Thank you for joining Quirky Crafts Challenge. New Challenge starts Sunday evening. (My turn to set the theme)
    ((Lyn))

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  15. very pretty. love it

    Thanks for joining us at OSAAT, hope you join us again soon

    my little scrappingcorner
    DT One Stitch At A Time

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  16. How elegant, I love the front AND inside! Thanks for joining us at OSAAT, hope you'll join us again for this week's Anything Goes Challenge. Best, CG

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  17. Hi sweetie this is just gorgeous, loving the colours too, gorgeous work Thanks for joining us at Die-Ing for a challenge this time, good luck hugs pops x x x

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Thank you soooo much for all the wonderful comments you leave on my Blog. I appreciate each and every one....and for you taking the time to do so....I will try to get over to your Blog too.
Love and big hugs
Val xx

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