Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Thanks a Bunch



Hi there...it's going to be a busy 24 hours on my blog...I'm popping in to share a couple more cards for the current Clean & Simple class...and I'll be back shortly to share a card for the first Time Out Challenge and then one for the next Fusion challenge.

But before I get to my next two posts, let's chat about this post!  I took Laura Bassen's inspiration from today's class and did some layered stamping.  I love, love, love stamping. For my first card I covered the entire card base.  I rarely do this and have just a few background stamps that cover the whole card.  I also took Jennifer's tip of inking up the edges of the leaf stamps.  Love the extra bit of depth that gives the leaves. Here's hoping I remember that tip!

My second card I used the PTI Grunge Me set...I haven't used that in a really long time.  I love the combination of a feminine and masculine card with the same techniques!  Happy stamping my friends.


26 comments:

  1. I love your cards, very inspiring!

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  2. Lynn, I LOVE your colours choices for the first card. Awesome background stamp. Your grunge card also amazing, very cool!

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  3. These are both so awesome, Lynn! Your love of stamping really shines through on these beautiful cards!

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  4. Lynn, both these cards are fabulous!

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  5. Hi Lynn, I really really love that first card and was wondering where the florals and leaves came from... Could you let me know what set(s) they're in? I've seen them a few times and it's driving me batty trying to find them! TIA!!!

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  6. Love your cards and that bg stamp! I'm loving this class too and I know it is right up your alley! See you tomorrow at the Time Out challenge!

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  7. You are a good student. Wonderful cards. I was just looking at that Verve flower set yesterday thinking I need to use it. Love the two toned leaves! Great second card too. I need to take one of these classes so I'm not a CAS geek LOL!

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  8. Ohh...I should have taken that class. I have already seen two posts from different people with great ideas! Love the inking the tips of the leaves idea...great card, can't wait to see all you do with this new class!

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  9. I love these one layer wonders! You have a knack for creating dimension! Oh, I wish I was taking this class again! I will learn vicariously through you! Thanks for sharing :)

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  10. You are on a roll Lynn! I love both of these!!

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  11. Looks awesome...is the background the hero arts envelope pattern? I'm going to give this a try! Thanks for the wonderful inspiration!

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  12. LOVE your beautiful stamp layering!!!!

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  13. Gorgeous work, my friend! Obviously, Laura LOVES it :)

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  14. You are an A+ student. Love both of these cards.

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  15. Love your cards, especially the flowers... and agree that the stamping is so fun!

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  16. Both are so Pretty and the circle grunge is so cool!

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  17. Hey, I'm in class with you and just love your card, it is beautiful!

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  18. Oh my goodness...these are amazing! I have so many posts of yours to catch up on..I know I'm in for a treat! :)

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  19. Two FABULOUS cards, Lynn! Love the layered stamping on the first one, and how you can see the envelope pattern just a bit through those gorgeous flowers (I have that background stamp but never think to use it!) And the 2nd card is perfect, masculine and grungy!

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