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Sunday, 10 May 2015

Simply Less is More # 223

Hello there,
Just popping in with my entry for this weeks Simply Less is More Challenge were the focus is
                                                                      Water
I must admit I struggled a bit with this one, I think it shows with both the cards I made.

I tried to come up with something arty with this one
I embossed a rectangle with a SB die on the front of my card before masking the area with post its.
I used decorative chalks and a sponge for the background.
The grasses are stamps I bought at a craft fair some time ago but they have no makers name. They are stamped using Versacolor Evergreen.
The sentiment is Papertrey.

For this one I used a LOTV stamp, Gone Fishing, coloured with Promarkers.
The sky and water are sponged on using decorative chalks.
The sentiment is part of a set from Crafty Individuals.

Thanks for popping in...Lynne xxx


17 comments:

  1. Love your cards, especially the first one. Karen x

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  2. Two lovely cards Lynne - am hoping to grab 5 minutes to do something today! x

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  3. 2 lovely cards ,bu my favorit one is the first one

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  4. There is absolutely no evidence that you struggled here Lynn.
    These are FABULOUS! Serene, elegant and stunning.
    Can't choose between them as they are just perfect.
    Thanks so much for sharing and taking part.
    Sarah xx
    Less is More

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  5. They are so beautiful.

    Love and hugs
    Maarit

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  6. I love your waterscape! It is framed beautifully! LOTV is a favorite of mine, and I love seeing this CAS card!

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  7. Both beautiful-but the first one is just fabulous!
    Best wishes,Nessa xxx

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  8. Oh, Lynne, these are both darling! I can't see any sign of a struggle!! Enjoy your day!! Hugs, Darnell

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  9. Very pretty cards ...Thank for you nice comment on my blog!

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  10. These are both wonderful, love the gorgeous scene in the embossed frame.
    Thanks for sharing with us.
    Anita x
    Less is More GD

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  11. They both look fabulous Lynne (what are you like). Glad to see Ruby doing so well too, school must tire her though....brave girl ;) Viv xx

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  12. Two gorgeous cards Lynne, love the serenity of them both. Carol x

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  13. Both of you cards are lovely and relaxing. I especially like the first one. Ahhhh! I want to go to the beach. :)

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