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Wednesday, 15 May 2013

Addicted to Stamps and More #45

Happy Wednesday Stamping friends,

This week at Addicted to Stamps and More with have this gorgeous photo to inspire you to create:





Isn't this such a lovely Summer photo that is bursting with so many features that could inspire you. The window, the window box, the flowers, the chairs, the colours......and so much more!
I was immediately drawn to the  light coloured wood panel walls and took my inspiration from this to make my card:



I wanted the focus of this card to be on the texture created by the wood grain embossing plate, so kept the card as CAS as possible. I have heat embossed the sentiment in vanilla to match the card stock.

I am pleased with how this card turned out and love that it was inspired by such a wonderful photo. I am really looking forward to seeing what this photo inspires you to create and will be dropping in to your blogs to have a look. Before you get stamping take a look at what our fab DT have created this week here
And don't forget that this week Whoopsi Daisy are sponsoring us and you could have the chance to win 2 sheets of digi images!

I am entering this into the 'CAS' challenge at Movin' Along with the times and 'just add woodgrain' at a new blog I have just joined Just Add Ink
Have fun!


14 comments:

  1. Beautiful texture, Sandie and I love that vanilla embossing! xx

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  2. Hi Sandie. I love your wood-textured background. The black strip with sentiment really pops off the card. Loll xx

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  3. That's a wonderful background! Such a beautiful CAS card, I haven't done so much CAS lately but now I start to feel like making some again... It's funny how it differs from time to time what you want to create -I've had my sort of vintagy mode on for weeks now! :) xx

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  4. You know how much I love this card...amazing take on the inspiration photo. The soft wood texture and the crisp embossing on the black is fabulous.

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  5. Beautiful! LOVE the woodgrain - the card doesn't need anything else. Perfect as it is. CAS Queen!
    hugs

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  6. Wow the woodgrain certainly takes the center stage here!!
    Thanks for playing at Just Add Ink this week.

    Trish
    JAI Design Team

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  7. The woodgrain looks great on the light coloured card! Thanks for playing along with us at Just Add Ink this week - nice to have you join us. :)

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  8. Your wood grain background looks great, Sandie and the vanilla embossing on the black looks fabulous. Sue x

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  9. Love the clean lines and striking look of the black sentiment panel. Thanks for joining us at Just Add Ink.

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  10. LOVE the wood grain--it looks beautiful in cream! HUGS and happy birthday, dear friend! :)

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  11. Love your CAS the black against the woodgrain is just gorgeous! Thanks so much for playing along with us at JAI this week

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  12. Wonderful CAS card Sandie. I love the woodgrain in that color - its gorgeous.

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  13. Love the woodgrain bg a lot and the colors are awesome too.. :)

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  14. Fabulous card Sandie. I wondered who would pick up the wood effects from the photo. Super take on the challenge.
    Have a great weekend.
    Florence xx

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