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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, 2 August 2012

My card for Feeling Sketchy week 18

This is my card for Feeling Sketchy week 18

This is the sketch

I used distress stains then spritzed with water.  Stampin Up stamps, Martha Stewart butterfly punch, flowers, brad, washi tape and daisies embossing folder.


  1. looks fabulous Margaret! love the washed background :) Thanks for playing at Feeling Sketchy this week

  2. Hello Margaret. Such a pretty card and beautiful colours.
    Love Sandra xxx

  3. Margaret, what a beautiful card. It is a lovely way to use our sketch at Feeling Sketchy. I love the background you have created, and then stamped silohette style. A lovely birthday card.

  4. what a stunning card!!! love the background :)

  5. oooh beautiful card Margaret! I love the layers of colour for the sunsetty background! Really nice!

    Thanks heaps for joining us at Feeling Sketchy!


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