Sunday 30 December 2012


Hi there lovely bloggers! Hope you all had a wonderful Christmas?
This is my first time at Debby's "Favourite Fives" - if you would like to join in the fun and share your five most favourite cards of 2012 , you can find the link HERE!    
Many thanks to Debby
 for organising such a brilliant end-of-year "get-together"!

So - here are my choices ~ (clicking the pics. gives more detail)!
Really enjoyed all the inking, and this is one of my fave. LOTV fairies.
The original Post is HERE 

A bit of resisting, and a lot of inking - so enjoyable !
The original Post is HERE

Really enjoyed making my first ever Book Card, but it was difficult to photograph! More details can be seen on the original Post, which is HERE

Cinnabar - one of my all-time favourite stamps.
The original Post is HERE

More inkiness and "resisting" !
The original Post is HERE

Thanks for looking ~
Wishing you all a very Happy and Peaceful 2013.

Update - 8th January -  thanks to Mr Random Generator, who picked my Number, I am the lucky winner of Debby's gorgeous candy!  I am a very happy bunny! 
 Thank you again Debby, and thank you Mr Generator! 


Pia S said...

WOW! Inking isn't a technique I've tried out yet, but it really gives your cards a beautiful finish! It must have been hard to pick just five cards, but it's a great collection of cards, showing some different styles and colors and techniques - beautiful!

Tonya said...

These are all fantastic. I adore the first one. Wow, is it ever stunning.

Doreen said...

Wow all beautiful stunning cards and all so

Sasha said...

They are ALL absolutely beautiful, Sylvia. You always create gorgeous cards, and they are always such a pleasure to see.
Wishing you and your family a healthy and very happy New Year!! xx

Larissa said...

Very pretty! The last one is my absolute favorite, so gorgeous.


Paper Creations by Shirley said...

Hi Sylvia, I remember all of these and all are beautiful. Gorgeous designs by a very talented lady ! Happy New Year ! Shirleyx

RefRacBe said...

Five wonderful cards, Sylvia. I hope you have a Happy New Year. Rachel.

Anonymous said...

How on earth did you manage to pick just five cards from all your stunning makes?! Love the inking techniques you've used and the book card is stunning.

Happy new year!

Tracy said...

Hi Sylvia
Lovely creations, lovely colours, the images are great too.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Kathleen said...

From the cards of yours that I have seen this year I really don't know how on earth you only chose 5, but what fabulous choices, they are all stunning but I adore the second one and the last one.
Happy New Year to you.

Kath x

Brenda Brown said...

A wonderful collection of cards Sylvia which show your talent to perfection.
Wishing you and your family a very happy new year and everything you would wish for yourselves.
hugs {brenda} xox

Donna Mosley said...

These are all so amazing Sylvia.

Donna x

Sue said...

WOW! A Stunning selection of cards Sylvia. Such a great variety of styles and colours, thank you for sharing.
Wishing you all the best for a Happy New Year
Hugs Sue

Unknown said...

I was stunned the first time I seen these five beauties... Sylvia your inking techniques will always amaze me chum..
Wishing you the very best of Health, Peace,& Happiness for 2013.
Hugs Sarah xx

Christina - Pieces of Dreams said...

All your cards are stunning Sylvia.I love them all.
Happy New Year
Chris xxx

downrightcrafty said...

oh my gosh, wow what a gorgeous selection, love the top one with the stitching and the lace and that scene, but the second one also is pushing for my attention, wishing you well for the new year
Hugs Kate xx

lisa said...

These are all stunning, Sylvia. I especially love the first one, that beautiful stamp and the lovely colours just caught my eye the first time round and it's lovely to see it again.
I hope you all had a peaceful and happy Christmas and I'd just like to take this opportunity to wish you all that you wish for yourself in 2013. I hope to see you very soon.
hugs Lisax

Viv said...

Jus the most awesome set Sylvia - love them all.. Best wishes for a Happy 2013. x

Home sweet home said...

Gorgeous and stunning cards,love them all.

Happy New Year:D


nnalorac said...

They are all such beautiful cards Sylvia, loved looking at them. Wishing you a Happy Crafting 2013. Carolxx

coops said...

all so stunning sylvia.your designs are really stunning :D
Wishing you a really Happy new Year ;D

xx coops xx

Clare said...

Hi Sylvia. Thank you for leaving the lovely message on my blog hun. Wow your cards are absolutely beautiful. Must have been hard to pick only 5. I really love your book card it is stunning. Happy New Year to you. Hugs Clare xxxx

Crea Astrid said...

What a beauticul creations. Nice colours and lovely stamps you used.

Happy New Year.

Hugs Astrid.

Nannieflash said...

Hi Sylvia, Happy New Year stunning set of cards, love the designs and your colour choice. hugs Shirleyxxx

Sally H said...

These are all totally gorgeous, Sylvia! Sorry I haven't popped by recently. The new blogger format is hiding things from me I am sure!

Lavender and old lace said...

Hi sylvia wow what lovely work ,i dont know which i like the best i cant choose love the resist love Dorothy

Marilyn said...

Beautiful cards and great picks! I love the whimsy of the fairy one and your book card is fabulous. The blue Christmas Wishes is really a stunning card... they all are!

debby4000 said...

Absolutely love your gorgeous cards Sylvia no wonder they're your favourites.
Thank you for joining My Favourite Five of 2012

Colleen Dietrich said...

Sylvia, Happy New Year! HOpe your Christmas was just lovely. :)
I enjoyed seeing your favorite five projects...and am smitten with your oh-so-subtle inking abilities! The yellow and green field of flowers is so beautiful, as is the wintry card listed last. :)

Donna Mosley said...

Sylvia, these are so amazing. Love them all. :o)

Donna x

Anne-Elise said...

Gorgeous cards, Sylvia-Anne! Fab work! I wish you all the best for this new year!! Hugs

Margaret said...

These cards are all so stunning congratulations on winning Debby's candy.
Happy New year.
Margaret M

Unknown said...

Oh wow! What a wonderful selection of cards. Don't know that I could honestly pick a favourite, but the last one is trying to pip the rest to the post!

Thanks for popping by my blog and leaving the lovely comment - it is appreciated. And yes Santa did leave some very nice crafty presents!! Hope you had some as well.


Nicola said...

All your cards are stunning Sylvia and the LOTV one is the best I have ever seen from any crafter.
Nicola xxx

Duendes said...

Hi my dear friend,
these are all fabulous...
That 2013 brings you many blessings and happiness.
big hugs.

CraftinGranny said...

What a gorgeous collection Sylvia! All of your cards are so amazing I could never have picked just five. Have a wonderful 2013 my friend and I sure hope to get around to visit more. "Love & Hugs"