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Tuesday, 21 May 2013

Sail Away Watercolour Card

Good afternoon everyone, hope you are well :-) Here I am with one of my cards from my challenge to myself to use my barely used stash! I stamped the Stampin' Up image with Stazon onto watercolour paper. I then cut this with a nestie, then coloured with Aquamarkers. I used My Minds Eye Stella papers which I love but struggle to cut into for this reason-I felt the swirls really suited the sailing image :-) I then used Buttons from my stash as my embellishments.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
I love Promarkers: Simply Does it
Artistic Inspirations: For Men
Card Mania: Spots or Stripes
Kaboodle Doodles: Stripes or Circles
Make It Monday: Anything Goes
Paper Playtime: Buttons or Brads
Stamps&Fun=Creativity: Cards for Men
Here Come the Boys: Must have Buttons
That Craft Place: Makes for Men

Thank you for looking and for all your lovely comments :-)

28 comments:

  1. A gorgeous card, love the image and backing papers

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  2. I have that stamp myself and find it so useful for men's cards - great design, lovely card xx

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  3. Such a lovely card it's so lovely xx

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  4. Love this stamp and a gorgeous card too! The papers are wonderful!

    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  5. really like this one - it's got a sense of calm about it :-)

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  6. Smashing Elaine. I can't get on with my Aquamarkers to save my life. Have been thinking recently, it's time I tried again, lol. Thanks for taking part at I ♥ Promarkers this week.

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  7. Gorjuss card hun, thanks for joining us at That Craft Place this week.
    Shell xx

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  8. Gorgeous card love the backing paper. Love Alison xx

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  9. Lovely card with gorgeous colours.

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  10. This is fabulous Elaine. Love the swirly paper and it looks lovely against the image.
    Hugs Sharon. x

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  11. Realy nice. Love your choice of background with this image.

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  12. I agree with Gwyneth, the background works perfectly with that lovely stamp. Great card xx

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  13. so gorgeous elaine!! love the theme and the beautiful design. fantastic work :)

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  14. this is absolutely gorgeous! stunning colors, great image and i just love those papers!

    hugs :)

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  15. Lovely image and card xxx

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  16. Gorgeous card and image, love the papers you have used to. Thank you for joining us at Artistic this week. Abbie (owner) xx

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  17. What a beautiful card! Thank you so much for joining us at MIM this week! Remember, to be in the running to win the prize from our sponsor this week just leave a comment for another entry. Be sure to mention you saw them on Make It Monday. The more entries you comment on the more chances you have of winning!
    Rene :D

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  18. Wonderful card and great LO. Thank you for joining us at Artistic Inspirations this week.

    Joan x

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  19. so stunning Elaine.fab image and I love the buttons :D

    xx coops xx

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  20. This is beautiful. Thanks for joining us at PPT this week for our buttons or brads challenge.
    Anita
    DT PPT

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  21. I saw your card on MIM. I love it. It is such a perfect male card. May I post a link to your card on my Manly Monday blog post? It's a post where I showcase masculine cards for my readers. LMK
    Thanks
    Cindy

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  22. Beautiful art!
    Thanks for sharing at Kaboodle Doodles!
    ~Michelle

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  23. Such a beautiful card, such serene colours. Thanks for joining in at That Craft Place x

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  24. Gorgeous card,thank you for joining us at Card Mania!
    Iva DT

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  25. Such a cute card, thanks for joining in our must have buttons challenge at Here Come the Boys, Mandz xox

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Thank you for your lovely comments, I really appreciate them all :-) Elaine-xxx-

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