Tuesday, 30 December 2014

2014 In Review

Hello and welcome to my last post of the year as I've decided to join in with Debby of A Scrap Journey's sharing your favourite 5 projects of the year.
Thanks too go to Mynn for pointing me in the direction of her Blog Highlights of 2014 Link Party which I'm also joining in with :) 
Before we get to my selections I hope you all had a really lovely Christmas and managed to grab a few sale bargains as I did. We had 15 for Christmas evening which went very well as we acquired a roulette wheel a couple of years ago and a good time was had by all!
Now for my choices of my 2014 favourites which wasn't as hard as I thought it would be, although restricting it to 5 was a bit tricky I have to say :)

My first choice is actually the one I made the most recently and is a mixed media wall hanging which I made as a DT contribution for That's Crafty. I love the pink and green colour combination as it's so Springlike and it has loads of texture and of course, butterflies which I'm sure you know how much I love.


Next up is a little mixed media arch on a favourite theme of mine - steampunk. It also has lots of texture and I love the arch shape.


Now I have some cards to share. The first I love because of the bright red and yellow combined with the black and white. I particularly like the layout of this one and the the washi tape which is stamped using a fab Kaisercraft set.


This card uses my favourite means of making background paper - Distress inks and of course, stamping! For this one I created a sort of frame effect with the Crafty Individuals flower stamp. I've used a favourite Paperbag Studios image too as she reminds me of my younger daughter at the same age.


Last up is a clean and simple design which is my favourite of the Christmas cards I made this year. It also uses my newest favourite stamps which are Dina Wakely's scribbly birds.


I hope you like my choices and here's to a very creative 2015!



Happy New Year everyone.
Hugs,
Fliss xx

10 comments:

  1. Fliss your makes are gorgeous. Jo x

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  2. These are so gorgeous, Fliss! I LOVE the way you use color--it's just amazing! The shaped card is my fave--it's stunning! I'd love for you to link this yearly review up with mine here: http://mynnettekitchenonastampage.blogspot.com/2014/12/blog-highlight-for-2014-link-party.html Just trying to meet more crafty friends and keep in touch with old ones, too! HUGS and happy new year! :) Mynn xx

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    1. Thanks for sharing with me at On a Stampage! :) HUGS and happy new year! Mynn xx

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  3. Fliss this is a stunning series of creations, a true showcase of your wonderful creative talent. Its hard to pick a favourite. Thank you so much for sharing them with your bloggy friends.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  4. Beautiful wok Fliss! Have a great 2015! Hugs, Valerie

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  5. Fab selection of makes! (Think the first one might just edge it as my fave!) Happy New Year.

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  6. Happy New Year Fliss! Never worry about visits - it can be very arduous and time consuming can't it?
    Love the makes you've chosen to feature too.
    Juliaxx

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  7. Wonderful selection of cards, Fliss! All gorgeous and elegant and beautiful!

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  8. You are incredibly gifted - you put patterns and colors and stamps together to achieve glorious results!! Way to go - I enjoyed seeing your work - thanks for linking up!!!

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  9. Your favourite cards are gorgeous
    Thank you for joining my Favourite Five of 2014.
    luv
    Debby

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Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a comment. Your thoughts mean a great deal to me.
Fliss xx