Thursday, 28 November 2013

Thursday Thoughts

A card for CAS(E) this Sketch today.  The rectangular lattice on the sketch had me searching through my dies as I knew it reminded me of one of them.  So that was the starting point for my card.  Once the fence was cut I knew I wanted to put a stamp behind and went for my poppy field stamp from Inkylicious. 

All my flower stamps and punches seemed too big and clumsy for the corner elements, so I chose butterflies instead and stamped some tiny ones around the poppies too. A little bit of twine to ground the image and a fairly open sentiment and I was done.



Supplies:
Stamp: Inkylicious, Poppy Lea; Clearly Besotted, sentiment from Take Good Care
Inks: Memento, rich cocoa, rose bud
Promarkers: Poppy
Punch: Martha Stewart
Die: Spellbinders d-lite
Embellishments: twine & Glassy Accents

Just want to share this photo before I go.  I took it on a walk late yesterday afternoon just as the sun was setting and there was a mist rising from the field.  We've been having some beautiful skies here in Lincolnshire recently.


Thanks for dropping by today.

Jane

9 comments:

  1. This is absolutely fabulous! I love your take on the sketch!

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  2. What a fantastic take on the sketch Jane - perfect use of the stamps and gate together..love it!

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  3. Gorgeous take on the sketch--I love that wrought iron fence!

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  4. Beautiful! Love the fence, so perfect for the sketch!

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  5. What a great take on the sketch. Love it. Thanks for playing along with us in the CAS(E) this sketch! challenge and hope to see you again.

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  6. Congrats, your card is so nice. : ))
    Greetings from Germany Elisabeth

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  7. Congrats on your win, Jane! I'd love to have you guest design for us over at CAS(E) this Sketch. If you are interested, you can e-mail me from my profile or from the CAS(E) this Sketch page. I couldn't find a way to e-mail you from you page so if you could contact me, we'd love to have you!

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  8. This IS a phenomenal card, CONGRATS on that win!!!!!

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