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Saturday, 14 May 2016

New Home!

I started to make a card for Sketch Saturday for today's sketch and then realised it's not my week to post a card so I went off on a tangent about half way through and ended up with a stepped card with a simple Hero Arts house stamped on the front panel with a PTI sentiment.

The recipient had a neutrals theme accented with copper in mind for her new living room so I incorporated some DCWV copper card in my "parquet flooring" and also in the individually laid bricks cut with a Tim Holtz die (I think) for the sides.

My image has been coloured with Copics.


I am entering my card into the following challenges:
Aud Sentiments - Anything Goes + a Sentiment
Creative Inspirations - Shape it Up (they don't want to see a regular square)
Cute Card Thursday - More than one Fold; and Stamping Sensations - Anything Goes.

9 comments:

Andrea, said...

Fab card, great image and the papers and backrounds are perfect.
Thank you for joining in this weeks CCT challenge

Rene said...

This is awesome! I love it! Thank you so much for sharing your awesome card with us at Creative Inspirations! Good luck,
Rene

brenda said...

A beautiful creation Lesley, great shape and the image works perfectly with it, many thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations challenge.


B x

debby4000 said...

Brilliant new home card, love the brickwall sides and fabulous sentiment.
luv
Debby

NGCARDS said...

This is a fantastic creation! Thanks for playing at Creative Inspirations this fortnight!
We are also holding a DT Call over on the blog if you are interested :) xxx

Berni Cuttino said...

Beautiful card the image is simply striking. Thanks for joining in on the fun over at Aud Sentiment Challenge. We look forward to seeing you again.
Hugs    
Berni,DT
audsentimentschallenge.

Sandy How said...

Fabulous, love the house image and sentiment and those wonderful bricks. Thanks for sharing with us at Aud Sentiments this fortnight and hope to see you again soon.
Hugs, Sandy DT

pinky said...

Love the card shape Lesley and the house stamp and sentiment are just perfect. Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations.
Pinky

Julie said...

Fab-U-Lous!! Such a great idea to use the step card and edge it with bricks and paving - the perfect new home card! xx