Sunday, March 24, 2013

Hope You Get Well Soon


Hello there...we're having a lazy Sunday.  I had planned on heading out to run some errands, but it was snowing earlier.  So I stayed and watched basketball and did a bit of crafting. I couldn't miss playing along with the current Diva Dare challenge.  The challenge is to take inspiration from Maureen (who you all know I adore) and Laurie.  Both of them have such fabulous style!  When I went to work on creating, I knew there were a few things I had to try:
  • Mix/match lots of patterned paper
  • A gorgeous bow 
  • Tilted panel
  • Bling
  • The scalloped shape on the top.  All of these elements remind me of both Moe and Laurie, but this last one really reminds me of Moe.  Every time she makes a card with a scalloped edge, I think I need to do it more often!
I also weaved strips of pattern paper which was another technique I learned in the Pattern Play class. Hope you like how I was inspired and that your weekend is finishing up perfectly.  I'm off to get ready for my mum and Hank coming over for dinner!


19 comments:

  1. Lynn this is really gorgeous, you did such a fantastic job with the Diva Dare and I really love your patterned paper weave. Beautiful! Enjoy your dinner.

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  2. The patterned paper, the tilted angle, the scalloped edge: fantastic work, Lynn! Those edges always make me think of Moe too :)
    My OCD tenancies means that I struggle to tilt elements on my cards, but you got me thinking that I need to challenge that!
    Hugs!
    x

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  3. The mix of patterned paper (and the weaving)looks fantastic Lynn. This is a really pretty card.

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  4. I don't know where to start on this beauty! You sure a plumping my feathers ;) LOVE the sentiment on that fabulous paper and you know I'm going to ask you which paper pad! LOVE the colours, ribbon and everything :) You sure know how to make Verve shine :)

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  5. You used that edger fabulously and just love the papers and how you used the sentiment. Great card :) Thanks for taking the Dare!!

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  6. This is stunning, Lynn! I love the colors and you've combined all the elements beautifully:) Thank you for your kind comments. I'm alright, just been a long few months and then sleep deprivation makes it harder to keep smiling sometimes:) I am ok, though. I have so many blessings:) Lots of hugs, I am pinning this card right now! ;)

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  7. LOVE how you weaved/wove the paper(which word is correct??!!!) Those cheerful colors would make anyone feel WAY better! Love the scalloped edge, too! FAB card, Lynn!

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  8. Wow, Lynn - is there any style you can't do? This is so gorgeous! You took both Laurie's and Maureen's style and created a beauty! The colors, patterns and design are all fabulous, and I LOVE your bow! Nicely done!

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  9. Gorgeous happy spring colours!

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  10. Lynn, you know how much I adore color and patterns...this is magnificent!

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  11. gorgeous! the colors and patterns are just so happy.

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  12. This is so fabulous, Lynn! Love the colors, the design, the woven paper and that beautiful ribbon treatment.

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  13. this is darlin Lynn, I luv the little flower collage, so very sweet....so glad you played along and took the Verve Diva Dare!

    hugs *~*

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  14. What a bright, cheerful way to say, "Get well"! Love the scalloped edge~ I need to try that more often, as well.

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  15. Oh my goodness....how pretty is this card!!! It all goes together sooo well. Can you send some of your talent my way?

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  16. This one is full of sunshine, Lynn! LOVE the mix of patterns, and the weave design is so fun!

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  17. SUPERB! Love the pattern paper and elements that you chose!

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