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Saturday, 12 May 2012

THREE STAMPS AT LESS IS MORE, AND HAPPY 60th BIRTHDAY DEBBIE!!

Good evening lovely bloggers - life has got in the way of blogging this last week or two, so I'm happy to be back in crafting mode again, and sharing my LESS IS MOREcard for this week's challenge., which is ................. the one we all love - A ONE LAYER CARD!!!  The fabulous Chrissie and Mandi would also like us to use THREE  stamps (not 2, not 4, but THREE)!!
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I would also like to wish my lovely "For Your Inspiration" teamie Debbie  a very Happy 60th Birthday!
Yes - you can't keep it a secret Debbie - the whole world now knows that you are 60 years young on May 13th!!  So peeps, please pop over to Debbie's lovely blog and leave her some lurve, and wish her a Happy day!
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Update - June 6th - my card was included in the Winners list at St. Lukes Charity Cards.
Thank you ladies!


I have used THREE stamps from the "Wild Meadow" Indigo Blu set. - the sentiment, the Dandelion Clocks, and the Grasses border stamp, inked with Archival Coffee. 
Brayered Distress Inks -  Spiced Marmalade and Mustard Seed.
I would also like to enter my card into the following Challenges:-
PILE IT ON - "Clean and Simple".
ST LUKES CHARITY CARDS - "One Layer Month".
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A huge welcome to my new Followers.
Love to all - have a very happy week ~

61 comments:

Catherine said...

Gorgeous card, love those colours....

DesignerDiva said...

Beautiful card Sylvia, the colour, the sentiment, everything!
Laurie x

Brenda Brown said...

Beautifully put together Sylvia, I love the dandelion clocks.
Hope you are having a good weekend.
hugs {brenda} xox

Stamps and Paper said...

Gorgeous card Sylvia love the colours and the lvely flower stamp

Anne

Debbie said...

I've been toying with buying this stamp and after seeing this lovely creation I might give in I really love the dandelions and the beautiful colours you've used gorgeous
Debbie
:))

Sally H said...

OOOh, Sylvia! That is just Gorgeous! I LOVE it!

Paper Creations by Shirley said...

Gorgeous card Sylvia ! The two distress inks look great together and I love how the color pops at the bottom. Great combo of stamps as well ! Have a great Sunday ! Shirley x ps... June's Craft Stamper on it's way to me from CB ! :)

Jacqui's little piece of England said...

Lovely card Sylvia love the colours

jacqui x

Michelle said...

So pretty, Sylvia! I love the whole card, but your brayering is especially gorgeous!

debby4000 said...

Absolutely beautiful Sylvia.
luv
Debby

brenda said...

Beautiful work Sylvia.

Have a lovely Sunday.

B x

Paula Whittaker said...

pretty card

GinaA said...

Super card, love the design and the colour.

Helen in the UK said...

Gorgeous colour and design :)

Cheryl said...

oh wow Hun ,how beautiful is this oh the stamps,and colours are just perfection Hun,love it too bits,hugs Cherylxxxxxx

Flutterby Creations said...

Beautiful dandelions!

Kate
Xx

Chrissie said...

This looks gorgeous Sylvia, I have this set but haven't used it yet... I really must have a play!
Congrats on another publication in CS, mine has only just arrived and I haven't had time to check it out yet... I guess I must have something in there too!
Thanks so much
Chrissie
"Less is More"

RefRacBe said...

Lovely card, Sylvia. I love the way the way you have done the orange colour across the bottom of the card. Rachel.

Viv said...

Such a lovely card Sylvia, fab colour use and I want those stamps now lol. It's my SIL and DIL's birthdays today also :) Viv xx

M said...

Aww this is lovely! M x

Lisa Jane said...

Oh its beautiful Sylivia - so peaceful
Lisa x

janet said...

ít's a beautiful card Sylvia, I love the colours and the stamps!
have a nice Motherday!
groetjes,
Janet

Scrapmate said...

Fab colours & great stamps.

Annchen said...

so gorgeous - lovely colors and stamps

Daen'Ys said...

I adore the colors and the Blowball on this card! It's so gorgeous!

Daen'Ys

Margaret said...

Sylvia, this is stunning, love your brayering

Margaret xx

Chris said...

The colours are gorgeous- and so are the stamps! Lovely card!
chris
x

Bonnie aka raduse said...

This is just gorgeous!

Beryl said...

It's gorgeous Sylvia. Love the graduated colour at the bottom and the stamps are beautiful.
Beryl xx

Jodi said...

I love how the colors look at the bottom of your card..you used a brayer? I am fairly new to stamping techniques, I may have to invest in one...I love the effect.

dstandard said...

This is just stunning! Thank you for the birthday wishes!

Sara Mac said...

Gorgeous card Sylvia! Love the inking along the bottom. Perfect.

rudlis said...

Gorgeous card!
Hugs,
Irena

lisa said...

Ohhhhh Sylvia, I looooove this!!!! Told you you'd use those stamps. They look gorgeous. I love the dandelion and those words too. That set is definitely on my wish list now!!!!
Hope you had a good weekend, the weather smiled on us didn't it.
See you soon.
Hugs Lisax

Kathleen said...

Oh Sylvia this is stunning, love the flowers but the brayered colours are wonderful,

Kath x

Katina said...

Fabulous!!!
xx

Claudia said...

Hi Sylvia, as usually again a great card. I love the style you created!
Just an amazing art piece.
Hugs Claudia

Vicki Dutcher said...

Beautiful sponging and card!

Loli said...

Hola sylvia what beautiful card, great design and colouring.Good job Sylvia.
A hug from sunny island

michele said...

This is so beautiful. I love the stamps and colours. Love Michele xx

Deanna said...

Beautiful scene and colors

Elaine said...

Great card - love your use of browns/yellowes!!

Debbie said...

Hi Sylvia-Anne

thank you for the lovely comment on my blog as a demo I had the scoreboard a month early and can highly recommend you getting it I have a martha stewart and another make that i cant remember its purple! but the SU one just makes scoring so easy it just goes through the paper really smoothly and gives a great impression they also have added the diagonal plate too so great for envelopes I would defo add it to your list for the party you wont be disappointed :))
Debbie
x

Karen said...

An absolutely gorgeous card Sylvia - the colours are brilliant; reminds me of a daybreak when it's neither night or morning........... beautiful.

June Nelson said...

Hiya just found your blog and may I say its lovely im going to have a good look around soon lol, this is gorgeous and the sentiment just hits the spot!!! have alovely day huggies June xxx

Nannieflash said...

Hi Sylvia love your stunning card, I do love the whole design of it. hugs Shirleyxxxxx

Carole said...

What can I say Sylvia except your card is STUNNING! I love everything about it. Hugs ... Carole xox

Sue - said...

Really like this card

Disp6194 said...

Slyvia I love the scene you created here! Gorgeous colors :)

Bonnie said...

This is just gorgeous with the beautiful, bright sponging on the bottom! Love that sentiment too.

Kimberly said...

love the images... super cute!!
thanks for joining PIO this week. good luck in the draw - Kimberly DT

Sandra (Stamping For Pleasure) said...

oh this is LOVELY . . . I'm seeing an orange theme here . . . browsing your blog. xxx

Ellen said...

Beautiful composition! Love it!
Ellen XX

Keke said...

Beautiful card!

Aileen said...

Lovely card Sylvia. Such a pretty scene. x

Jenny said...

Such a gorgeous silhouette scene, fabulous inking in the sky :0)
Thanks for joining us at St Luke's this month.
Jenny x

Pauline said...

Another gorgeous card, I love the dramatic inking, and the silhouettes, a beautiful serene card.

Craftilicious said...

What inky gorgeousness!
Thanks so much for joining in our "much dreaded by most" one layer challenge over at St Luke's.
Tara x

Deborah Frings said...

Gorgeous! I love the shading and the flowers - really pretty. Thanks for playing along with St Luke's Charity Card Challenge!

Lynne said...

Beautiful Sylvia, love those stamps and your colours a fab. Thanks for joining us again at St Lukes.
Lynne xxx

Kim S said...

That brayered ink is so rich and beautiful...what a wonderful backdrop to the stamps!