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I started this blog in April 2012 so I could join Challenges. I am now on some design teams. I hope you like my cards. I started stamping in 1995 but my cards are still mostly cute.
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Thursday, 19 July 2012

My card for Feeling Sketchy No 16

I have just finished making my card for Feeling Sketch No 16 at

and this was the sketch to work to:
I put a piece of core'dinations card stock through my cuttlebug and then sanded it to make the flowers show up more, added Stampin Up paper and ribbon.  Stampavie stamp Mo Manning "End of Summer".  Stamping Up sentiment.  butterfly brad and flower diamontes.
It has taken me ages just to make one card.   I spent 1 & 1/2 hours in the dentist chair this morning, and my mouth is very sore.  It is getting worse now the anisthetic is wearing off.


  1. Great work Margaret! I love the purple and green, such a pretty colour combo!

    Hope you feel better soon, after that dental visit!

    Thanks heaps for joining us at Feeling Sketchy!

  2. "Ditto" to Annmaree's comment on the colour combo...Love that image and can so imagine why it's part of your collection Margaret. The sentiment matches the image perfectly too. Hugs Von xx

  3. This is beautiful Margaret, I really love the colours you used, its such a soft pretty card and a wonderful take on the sketch! Thanks for playing and hope your mouth isnt sore for too long! x

  4. Hi Margaret, what a beautiful cheery card. I love that image and the way you have coloured it. Thanks for joining us this week at Feeling Sketchy. Michelle

  5. Oh My... stunning as always :)

  6. This is such a fun, beautiful card. I love the papers, the embossing and that image :) Perfect :D
    Thanks so much for playing this week at Feeling Sketchy :)


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