Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Thinking of you

I'm so jealous of crafters who post more than twice a week! How do you do it?? I find myself so wiped out after work most nights that it's difficult to get the creative juices flowing. What gets you crafting after a long day at work? I'd love to know!

Having said that - I made a card this afternoon/evening after work to enter the Annabelle Stamps Say It In...Yellow, Lime & Chocolate challenge.




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My yellow and choc don't quite match the colour sample, but the three papers I chose complement each other quite well which is the most important thing for a CAS card! The 'yellow' paper is from the 'Peachy Keen' collection by Kaisercraft, while the 'choc' and 'lime' papers are from the 'Hey Birdie' collection (also Kaisercraft).


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The flower was created using the Tattered Florals die by Tim Holtz. I also cut up one of the flowers from the die to make the leaves (Jennifer McGuire is right - a flower doesn't look finished until you add leaves!)


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The wooden button is from Heart Supplies and the sentiment is Hero Arts (All Occasion Messages).

Thanks so much for looking, and have a great day!

11 comments:

  1. OMGosh... this is absolutely BEAUTIFUL! Thanks so much for playing along with us at AnnaBelle Stamps!

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  2. Lovely! :> For me since I am at home I can find time. But I hear you, on busy days I have no energy either! Although I usually only create when I have a card in my mind already. Much faster that way! :>

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  3. Lovely card, Jess. The wooden button is cute!

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  4. Love it Jess! Another striking CAS design!

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  5. Such a beautiful design! I craft at night to relax, and I like to craft on the weekends and preschedule posts too for the week, I think a lot of people might do that?

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  6. Lovely flower and the little green leave really pops, the wooden button is ideal.

    You can view my card here

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  7. Hi Jess, Yep I pre post lots of my cards too......gets a bit confusing sometimes though:)
    I really like the white on white you used for this card and it's so nice to see a flower made and not curled........I have to do that! Thanks for playing along with us at Annabelle this week:)

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  8. So beautiful Jess. Those flowers are lovely, topped off with that great neutral coloured button. Glad you could play along with us this week at AnnaBelles.

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  9. Love white on white Jess, it always looks beautiful! The flower and layout is so fresh looking!
    I craft during the afternoon and at night when I can...sometimes it works and sometimes it doesn't lol!
    Thanks for sharing with us this week :(
    Andrea

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  10. there is no other words for this one Jess, but STUNNING!!!!!!!!!!! love all the white and the CAS layout!
    thanks for sharing at AnnaBelle's this week! :)

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