Thursday, 28 August 2014

Imagination

Despite being assured that there was Broadband at the rented place, the lovely people at BT saw fit to let a fault on the line remain for the whole 12 days I was there... not happy!!!!! But thankfully now back at home and normal service has resumed (well nearly anyway!).
I have a CASE'd card to share  which I made a while ago  - mainly because I am desperate to post something and haven't had any time since I came back to do anything constructive - cos washing and ironing is definitely NOT considered constructive.....
I was lucky enough to win this stamp set in a challenge -
it's a fab set!
I used white textured hammered cardstock and layered onto black before mounting onto the base card.
I double stamped the bird and the sentiment onto the remaining pieces of white card, then cut out the bird with a circle die and mounted it onto the stamped offcut with 3d pads.
I scored two lines top and bottom then glued on the panel.

The feathers were stamped onto an old book page then I fussy cut them out, tied them together with a bit of embroidery cotton before fixing to the card.

A quick card which I think would be great for a man so into the stash it went!


Challenges -
Aud Sentiments - Any sentiment except Birthday
Red Rubber Insp - #135 Stamping - anything goes
Inky Impressions - Anything Goes
Stampavie and More - CAS
Fantastic Tuesday - Anything Goes
TTCRD - Anything Goes

 Thanks for taking the time to come see me - I am slowly working my way round everyone - have so missed popping into blogland over the last few weeks! x

18 comments:

  1. What a wondeful card, those feathers are amazing, what a super job you have made with this lovely creation.
    Hugs Jacee
    Simply Paper Card Design

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  2. Welcome back to blog land Viv..great card And love your design

    Anne

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  3. This is gorgeous Viv, a very stylish design.
    Sue xx

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  4. I Love this and how clever to double stamp and raise the image.Beautiful classy card.I find washing constructive bit definitely not the ironing!!

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  5. Took me a while to spot the bird but when I did and looked again at the card a whole new perspective opened up. Fantastic.
    Hugs Mrs A.

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  6. So glad you could share this card. Extra nice. - Jim

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  7. Oh wow, stunning CAS card Viv :o)
    Jackie xx

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  8. Welcome home,now are you staying lol.I must say you make some Fantastic cards Viv but this has got to be one of my all time favourites,definately a winner.Take care hun.Hugs xx

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  9. Beautiful card, love the mainly white background, very classic.
    Yvonne x

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  10. Oh what a fabulous card.
    luv
    Debby

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  11. so stunning viv.i love the feathers and the bird is fab :D

    xx coops xx

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  12. What a stunning card. I love the colors, love the simple but elegant look. Your card is awesome.. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments. Hope to see your work again. it's quite inspiring.

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  13. Hi Viv

    A really beautiful card .. .. love it!!

    Perhaps Mr BT thought you deserved a good rest from blogland .. .. apart from a lack of cyber contact I hope you had a brilliant holiday.

    Is all that washing and ironing done yet?!?!? LOL!!!

    Have a good day.

    Love Jules xx

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  14. Love how you stamped the feathers onto book paper! Thank you for joining my challenge at the Red Rubber Inspirational blog this week! Lynda -DT Champion Red Rubber Designs

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  15. Beautiful card. That sentiment and design would be great in my craft room. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments
    Hugs,
    Julie T

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