Saturday, June 28, 2014

Much Appreciated


Happy Saturday my friends.  I'm been having a super lazy day which has been perfect!  Erin sent me some fabulous letterpress card left overs.  I had fun upcycling them to make two cards today.  Super easy. The top card I'm entering in the CASology card challenge.  I thought these woods were perfect. The top panel is cut int two to remove the name of the company that hard these note cards printed. This card will go to a co-worker celebrating his 15th anniversary.

My second card below has the two third of the card recycled as well with the two stripes and sentiment added.  My favorite kind of preppy card.


I hope you're having a great Saturday too. We're off to take the boys to Kings Island (the amusement park by our house).  Here's hoping the rain stays away!


Bobby was nice enough to let me know that Less Is More is hosting a challenge to use a recycled item so I'm entered my cards there too. Thanks Bobby!

21 comments:

  1. What fabulous cards! Really love the preppy one!

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  2. how clever! LOVE the preppy colours :) Yay for some lazy Saturday moments! Spent the last few hours in the studio after class today :)

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  3. Both great cards! I love that forest image - perfect and serene! and of course I love the bold colours of the second! So glad you joined us at CASology this week!

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  4. Love the cards, Lynn. Less is More is featuring recycled items this week and your cards qualify.

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  5. Lvoe both of your cards Lynn, the letterpress leftovers are gorgeous and fits the challenge perfectly. Love the bright pink and the font of your sentiment. Thank you so much for sharing with us this week at CASology!

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  6. Hope the rain stayed away while you were at the amusement park!

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  7. So glad you have a slow weekend to enjoy after so many busy ones! Great set of cards. Hope tomorrow is quiet for you too :)

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  8. What a wonderful way to spend your day! BOTH are super, Lynn! FAB design!

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  9. Love seeing these… I just turned part of a wedding card into a baby tag (will share soon), might pull out those trees….

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  10. These are stunning, the pink is so striking :)

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  11. Great cards! Love the first one; beautiful design and treestamp! The little twine is perfect on it! Hugs, Gerrina

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  12. Nice cards and I especially like the trees and two pieces of paper and twine.

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  13. Super card duo! I love the trees
    Thank you very much for your entry into this week's Less is More Challenge
    Anne
    LIM Designer

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  14. Beautiful card, love all the white space. Thank you so much for joining us this week at CASology

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  15. Awesome upcycling, Lynn! Love the bright pink and green of the second card and the twine between the panels on the first card is awesome! Thanks for playing along with CASology this week!

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  16. Lovely cards Lynn. I love the simple forest scene. Stef

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  17. Gorgeous cards and fantastic recycling / upcycling. Well done.
    thanks for sharing and taking part
    Sarah
    Less is More

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  18. What great makes, these two are terrific!
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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