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Saturday, 30 November 2013

Sweet Pea Stamps - Rachel Anderson - Angelic

 I needed to make a special card for a friend to let her know I am thinking of her and her family.  I have used a Sweet Pea Stamps image by Rachel Anderson called "Angelic".  She is available as a digital stampa single rubber stamp and as part of a multi-image plate (Sheet 1, Plate 95 - Angelic comes on the multi-image plate with Lily of the Valley, Sweet Dreams and Snow Fae).
Due to the reason for sending the card I have kept my colour scheme very pale and used my Graph'it pens to colour and added highlights with my clear Wink of Stella pen.

The backing papers I have used are from Summertime Designs.  The recipient loves vintage style cards so I have tried to keep to what she likes.  I have finished the card off with some ribbon, Tim Holtz die-cut flowers, card candi, ribbon bow and a Craftwork Cards die-cut sentiment.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Robyn's Fetish - Vintage style
Whoopsi Daisy - Things with wings
Created with Love - Sympathy or miss you
LEJ Designs - Buttons, bows or beads
Simon Says - Anything goes
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
Crafty Girls - Anything goes
Crafty Ribbons - Anything goes with ribbon
Wags n Whiskers - Things with wings
Sister Act Card Challenge - Anything goes
Suzy Bee's Blooming Challenge - Anything goes
2 Sisters Challenge - Anything goes
Crazy 4 Challenge - Thinking of you

26 comments:

Carole Robb Bisson said...

Kym,
The colors are so subtle, it is a beautiful card for your friend. Thank you for sharing your beautiful creation with us this week.
Blessings,
Carole Robb Bisson
Word Art Wednesday
PS You can post 5 AG cards with a family friendly theme and sentiment weekly.

Corysnana1 said...

Beautiful color choice for this sweet image, Kym. Thanks for playing along with our anything goes challenge at the Sister Act Challenge Blog.
Hugs, Cathy xx

Lady Bug Stampers said...

Oh Kym this is beautiful. Love the softness of it. Thanks for joining in the fun at Created with love challenges this week.
Linda K. DT

Sierra Winters said...

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www.sierrasgift.blogspot.com
Thanks,
Sierra

Sue Bridesmith said...

Kym,
This is gorgeous, love the subtle colour tones you have used, thank you for sharing it with us over at Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge, hope you will join us again next week.....
Hugs
Suzy B
XX

Laurence said...

Such a pretty card, thanks for sharing with us at Robyn's Fetish Challenge;

Laurence DT

Edie said...

Kym,I can tell this card is more lovelier in real life. I love the soft color tones and your choice of embellishments. We at 613 Avenue create are pleased you chose to share it with us.

fabiola jaques said...

quelle jolie carte, fine et poétique, biz

Vicky said...

Gorgeous as always hun....:o)

have a lovely weekend...biggest of hugs Vicky xx

Roberta Swisher said...

This card is absolutely beautiful. I'm sure your friend will cherish it and the love you put into making it.
Thanks so much for sharing with us this week at CWLC. We hope to see you back very soon!
hugs--
Roberta
Created with Love Challenges Design Team
Queen Bee Paper Crafts

crafty-stamper said...

Gorgeous card love the beautiful image and the muted colour scheme,gorgeous papers and dies -thanks for joining us at Lej designs
Carol DT x

caroline said...

Gorgeous card kym, love the image and lovely softness of your card, thanks for joining us at created with love challenges
Caroline dt

PinkyLisasInkyCrafts said...

Thank you so much for making such an effort and entering this weeks Challenge over on the LEJ Designs Challenge blog LEJ - Challenge 81 - Buttons Bows or Beads.

What a really lovely card. I love the image and the beautiful natural colours you have used. The whole card is peaceful and the bow finishes it off perfectly.

Currently we run weekly challenges with prizes of wonderful LEJ Designs images and a small crafty prize from one of our amazing sponsors.
I really hope you will join us again for more of our future challenges....keep your eyes peeled for things to come ;-)

<3 & Hugs
Lisa xxxx LEJ DT Organiser

Chana said...

You have created another fabulous project, Kym! Nicely colored and composed! Thanks so much for sharing with us here at 613 Avenue Create!
Hugz,
Chana, Owner

CraftingMum said...

Beautiful card, thanks for joining us at Whoopsi daisy.
Louise x

iReneM said...

This is such a beautiful card, Kym.
Love it :)
xxxx

Monica Taylor said...

I am sure your friend will love and cherish this card. Thanks for sharing over at Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge. Monica (DT)

Judith Culham Elsdon said...

wow fantastic project - thank you for joining the Craft Girls Challenge - good luck x

Avril Ann said...

OMG Kym, what a stunning card hun, so soft, thank you for sharing with us at LEJ Designs this week, good luck hun xxxx

Sylvia Anderson said...

This is lovely, I'm sure your friend will treasure it.
Thank you for joining in the LEJ Designs challenge, good luck x

Hazel said...

A beautiful card, Kym, for a sad occasion - thanks for sharing this for Suzy Bee's Bloomin' challenge 5: anything goes - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT x

Iris said...

Very pretty card Kym! Thanks for joining us at Graph'It color challenge this week. Good luck!

Hugs,
Iris

cebelica said...

Wow, this is beautiful! SO elegant! Fab work! Thank you for playing with us at Crafty ribbons. I hope you will come and play with us this week too! Hugs! xx

pinandtack said...

Such a lovely gold piece! I invite you to join the Anything Goes challenge here: http://pinandtack.wordpress.com/2013/12/01/craft-it-up-with-pin-tack-arts-crafts-challenge-1/

Win prizes and support pigs :)

Happiness,
Corrinne Quinn

Helen said...

That is beautiful - the colours you've used are perfect for the image.

Thanks for joining us at Crafty Girls Challenges.

Helen x

Vicky F. AKA Crafting Vicky said...

wow gorgeous card!!! Just adore the great colors you have used for it. So soft and pretty.

Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at Wags ‘n whiskers. Hope you will join us next time DT Crafting Vicky