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Monday, January 5, 2015

Hugs and Kisses

Hello Blog Friends, I hope you are all enjoying your weekend and finding some 'you' time - maybe even some creating time - that is such a relaxing way to spend a day for me



Today's card is a cleaner style - no inking - not the usual for me.  I have used the A2 Modern Stationery Spellbinders Nestabilities Card Creator for the card base and Authentique™ Paper layer. A strip of embossed offcuts have been added along the left side.  The handmade frame has been backed using some of the Authentique™ Paper and attached over some white twine.  Two of the Feathers Spellbinders® Shapeabilities® have has the ends tucked under the frame.

All Dies have been cut using the the Spellbinders® Grand Calibur® Die Cutting and Embossing Machine.The sentiment is from SRM Stickers.    I have also used  Scrapbook by Adhesives by 3L  E-Z  Dots Permanent  Adhesive Runner and 3D Foam Squares on this card

This card is for the following challenges:
613 Avenue Create - Anything Goes w/Optional Twist Matching Envelope
Quirky Crafts - Clean and Simple (this is for me)
ABC Challenge - ‘A is for Anything Goes’
Country View Crafts' Challenge - you must use something new to you (resin embellishment)
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Anything goes with Patterned Paper
Die Cut Divas - ANYTHING GOES.....
Mema's Challenge - ANYTHING GOES (ATG)
My Artistic Adventures Challenges   Anything Goes
Seemacrafts Anything Goes
Artbymiran Challenge Anything Goes



Thank you for your comments and all of the support you give me - you make blogging such an amazing place to be!! Your encouragement is such a blessing for me - it makes my day! God bless you!
{{{Hugs}}}
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24 comments:

  1. What a great card Linda - so different and so very pretty!!
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  2. This is gorgeous! LOVE the background paper and the layered strip is divine!! TFS!

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  3. Love the card and the beautiful new look of the blog

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  4. Wow Linda, just beautiful, love the embossed strip and addition of beautiful frame with feathers is looking great!

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  5. Beautiful card love the design, papers and the embellishments. Thanks for joining us at ABC, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxx

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  6. I just got these dies but haven't used them yet so I was excited to see how beautiful they are! I love the shape of this card. The embossed strip, frame and twine really come together nicely. The SRM sticker is just perfect for that paper. Thank you for sharing!

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  7. No inking needed.This is just gorgeous....there's that breath again that I just love.😊

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  8. Very pretty card. Love the tiny frame and the embossed strip.

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  9. Your card is just stunning Linda. Love the design and love the dp.

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  10. Beautiful ,Thank you for joining in Seemacrafts Challenge ,Pauline DT

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  11. Beautiful card...love that rosy paper! Thank you for sharing over at My Artistic Adventures!

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  12. What a super sweet card, Linda. Your style is amazing, and always makes me smile when I see your amazing art. Thanks for blessings us by participating, and have a wonderful week!
    Karen
    Word Art Wednesday

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  13. Beautiful work! Thanks so much for sharing with us here at 613 Avenue Create!
    Hugz,
    Chana Malkah, Owner

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  14. Love that is a different shape....great card
    Barbara Bird DT My Artistic Adventures
    mdstrwbery.blogspot.com

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  15. Linda this is a wonderful creation with great attention to detail. It is perfect for our 22nd ‘ANYTHING GOES’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Art by Miran Showcase DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  16. Thank you so much for sharing with us at Quirky Crafts. Good Luck in the voting, come back and see us soon! Lori - on behalf of the Quirky Crafts Challenge Blog DT.

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  17. Gorgeous card, love the design and shape. Thank you for joining in at Seemacrafts. Chris Dt xx

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  18. Lovely card. Great shape and prett papers. Thanks for playing along at Loves Rubberstamps.

    Nikki

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  19. Fabulous make ,thank you for joining in over at seemacrafts

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  20. Glad you could relax and enjoy crafting. Lovely card.

    So glad you could join us at Die Cut Divas.

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  21. So unique!!!!! Thank you for joining in this months challenge on Seemacrafts. Hugs, Donalda DTM

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  22. Thank you so much for joining my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper January challenge with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon x

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  23. this is wonderful
    Thanks for joining us this month over at Seemacrafts challenge blog.
    Good Luck with the challenge
    Hugs
    Marie (DT for Seemacrafts)
    xxxx

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