Saturday, 28 May 2016

While The Weeds Get Watered

Hello.  Welcome.  A bit of a grey day so I am grabbing some time to craft.  Using a 'new to me' stamp from Crafty Individuals.  I was very lucky and won a recent giveaway at the Crafty Individuals blog.  This was one of the stamps I won.  And chocolate!!  Wow, inspiration never tasted so good.  Thanks so much Jean.  Hugz



I've kept this pretty simple and even foregone the proverbial inked edges.  I stamped CI Boy's Toys using Colourbox chalk Arctic Deep and Plumeria.  I fussy cut the purple boy and stuck him on the turquoise background.  I used a  turquoise card and stamped a border using a Stamplorations mixed media stamp and the same turquoise ink.  Love the tone on tone effect.  I ripped around the edges of my image.  The sentiment is from MFP Tigers set.

Thanks for dropping by.  Hoping to catch up on a few challenges today so stay tuned.  Hugz 

Joining the fun at
Crafty Individuals Challenge - Anything Goes 
MFP Stamps Challenge 22 - Turquoise 
Dare 2 B Artzy - Turquoise and Purple 
Scrappelyst Utfordring for Mai - Dine Favorittfarger I love blue
Stampotique Designers Challenge 246 - Anything But Black 
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Anything Goes 

17 comments:

  1. Great card!
    Thanks for joining in with us at Stampotique :)

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  2. Super card Gail. This is one of my favourite CI Stamps. Love how you have used it on your card. Thank you for joining in the Crafty Individuals Challenge.
    Flo x

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  3. Lovely card. What a great image!

    Thank you for playing along with us at Stampotique Designers Challenges.

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  4. I really like this card and the blue colour You have used.
    Thank you for joining our challenge at Scrappelyst.

    Hege.

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  5. Great colours on this card Gail. Many thanks for joining in with the CI May Challenge. Jean x

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  6. Ripper of a card. Well done having a 'win'...nothing like a fun giveaway! And this is a gorg set! Love how you've popped the boy up from the bg. Looks 'rad'!!!!

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  7. Great card. Thank you for joining the Stampotique Designers Challenge. Gez

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  8. Great card, perfect for SDC challenge this week. x

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  9. Love this Gail, fab colours. Thank you so much for sharing with us at Stampotique, and have a fun weekend. Sue xx

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  10. Great card ! Thanks for joining us over at Stampotique ! Corrie x

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  11. What a great card!

    Thans for joining the challange at Scrappelyst.

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  12. Wonderful card!
    Thanks for joining us at Stampotique :)

    xx Arwen

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  13. The colours are striking and bring a contemporary touch to the vintage style of the stamp.
    Thank you for joining the Crafty Individuals challenge.
    Good Luck Wishes
    Lynne

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  14. what a great guy card! thank you for playing along with us at simon says stamp wednesday challenge!

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  15. Adorable! Thank you for sharing with us at MFP Stamps Challenge.

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  16. Wonderful guy card! I love the touch of the red! Thanks for joining us at MFP Stamps Challenge!!
    hugs,
    Pam
    MFPSC DT

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