Monday, 10 February 2014

Love Is In The Air

Morning folks and hope you had a good weekend. I thought I was going to get blown away in mine as the winds were so strong it was hard to walk! I hope anyone else affected managed to survive OK.
It's time for a new challenge at Make My Monday and this week with a certain romantic day fast approaching Love Is In The Air.
As I was short of time, I had a rummage in my bits box and found something I'd started a while back but not finished. So I got cracking and finished it off. Hope you like it!


I made the card blank with the Tim Holtz cabinet card die with a piece of smooth, thick white card. I then stamped on a Hobby Craft background stamp using embossing ink and heat embossed it with clear powder.
I then inked the card with Shabby Shutters and Crushed Olive Distress inks to give the resist effect you can see.
I stamped the lovely vintage couple (Flonzcraft) with Memories Artprint Brown on white card, coloured with Promarkers and cut them out to fit on a circle of lilac card dry embossed with a Cuttlebug hearts folder.
I added crochet lace altered with Distress Stains and trimmed the image panel to fit on the side of the card. I finished off with a layered flower and some inked computer generated text .

Have a great day.
Hugs,
Fliss xx

Some challenges for my card:
Addicted To Stamps - Hearts
A Gem Of A Challenge - All You Need Is Love
Open Minded Challenges - Show Some Love

15 comments:

  1. Lovely - very romantic, Fliss. Hope you are keeping well hun, with the demands of your new hectic lifestyle.
    Hugz, Jan xx

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  2. Beautifully romantic Fliss, I really hoped to find that die at Stamperama yesterday but alas not.

    B x

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  3. Loving the romantic scene on your fab card Fliss. Annette x

    http://nettysartadventures.blogspot.co.uk/

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  4. So sweet and romantic Fliss. Nicola x

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  5. This is very pretty and feminine Fliss - hope the weather has calmed down now where you are! - Jacqueline xx

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  6. Beautiful card Fliss, glad you were not blown away by the wind! hugs, Valerie

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  7. Love this card hun great layout winds been bad here too hun glad you wernt blown away hugs cheryl xx

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  8. That is a very romantic image of the couple.
    Your card is beautiful, that lovely band of fresh green lace is perfect.
    Wishes
    Lynne

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  9. stunning card
    thanks for playing with us at addicted to stamps
    céline

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  10. What a lovely couple - sweet card, Fliss!
    Alison x

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  11. Hi Fliss, this is fabulous card, love the originality of the colours, image and LO, superb detail here also, thank you for joining us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun, best of luck xxx

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  12. This is just so lovely and romantic
    Rosie x

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  13. Gorgeous card, love the design & details. Thanks for joining us AGOAC.

    Donna x

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  14. ahhh so sweet!!! love the vintage look!!!

    Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at Open Minded Crafting Fun Challenge. Hope you will join us next time co-owner Crafting Vicky. I’m doing a little giveaway to celebrate 500 followers come and join in http://crafting-vicky.blogspot.ca/2014/02/woooow-celebration-in-order-its-500.html

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  15. This is gorgeous Felicity!!! Love the vintage and the shape of the top is fabulous!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges!!! Good Luck! I hope we see you again!!

    - Susan, Co-Owner @ Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges
    {Scrap A Thousand Words}

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Fliss xx