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Sunday, 25 July 2010

Create4Fun's Sir Stampalot's Stamp Something for ' Sketch Saturday

Sketch Saturday have a great sketch which I used for this card, swapping the image and sentiment rectangles for ovals and rotating the sketch.  The theme at Sir Stampalot is The Lazy Hazy Days of Summer and I have interpreted this with a pretty fuschia stamp I got in a swap and I've made a card for a special auntie whose health is failing.
Stamp Something wanted something flowery and Create4fun also wanted flowers.  I used Kay&Co papers, craftworks candy, a Martha Stewart butterfly punch and a Stampin Up sentiment.  The card is staged with fuschias by Mother Nature!  You can click on the image to get a better look if you like.  Thanks for stopping by!


pinky said...

Lesley this is so beautiful, love that flower and how you have showcased it. Thanks for sharing at Sir Stampalot.

Faye said...

Wow, love that stamp. Love how the leaf sticks over the edge. Your colouring is fabby! xxx

Tracy said...

Thanks for joining the Sir Stampalot challenge, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Julie said...

Gorgeous, Lesley!!! Your colouring is perfect here and I love the decoupage just to give it a lift!! Great staging too in your stunning gardent!! Hugs, Juliexx

dolcreations said...

Lesley I just love how you took the picture by your beautiful pot! Your flower card is very special...I love the ribbon and the butterfly is really pretty in the bottom corner! Your aunt will love this that is for sure! Can't wait to see my special package heading my way!

debby4000 said...

Oh this is so gorgeous Lesley, beautiful colours and sweet image.

Kim Piggott said...

Oh my this is absolutely stunning Lesley!
kim x

chris said...

Hi Lesley, wow this is right up my street, I love fuschia, they remind me of my lovely mum, she has them everywhere, such a fabulous card for and Special Aunt.
hugs chris xxx

chris said...

Oh yes Lesley, I was meant to say thankyou for joining us in the Sir stampalot challenge.

Val said...

This is gorgeous Lesley - the colouring is lovely and the image so lifelike.

PinksyDoodles said...

This is a really beautiful card. I love the layout and the gorgeous Fuchsia image.
Thank you for joining us at Sir Stampalot this month.
Clare x

Lindsey said...

Hi Lesley, what a beautiful card! Your colouring is absolutely stunning and those flowers seem to pop off the page!
Linds xx

Jo said...

OMG Lesley, what a stunner! *claps*
Love everything about this card, from the pretty papers to the fab fuschia stamp...WOW!
Thanks for joining us this week at sketch saturday,
Jo xx

Jules said...

Hi Lesley

Stunning work.

Love your photo shoot setting too - perfect along your fabulous creation.

Love Jules xx

~Denise Lynn~ said...

Beautiful card, lovely flowers! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Stamp Something this week, hope to see you again next week! :)

Jill said...

Hi Lesley sorry for the late reply, I'm so behind with returning comments, your card is absolutely stunning I love the flower image and the extra layers and the sentiment is perfect hugs Jill xx

Inger Harding said...

This is so beautiful Lesley!!!
The flower image is so pretty and your colouring is just beautiful!
Love your card! :o)

♥ Hugs, Inger

Dawn B. said...

Lesley I always love it when you stamp.. What amazing coloring.. I love this.. Great job..The sentiment is perfect for this image..:)