Saturday, July 18, 2009

Strawberry Fields


Simon Says Stamp has a challenge with summer fruits or fruity colours, as I don´t have any stamps with fruits I worked with the colours. I stamped the paper edges instead of distressing them and I´m very pleased with the result.
The fab sketch is from Funky Fairies weekly challenge. They have some lovely digi downloads, I often use them if I´m out of a paper, so easy to print out at home. They have some free downloads if you want to try. I´ve been thinking of trying some digiscrapping, but at the moment I only have cardmaking on my mind!



Stamp and ink: Tim Holtz flower swirls, I only used parts of this stamp, ink fromVersa Color.

Papers: the green papers are Bazzill,the paper with green flowery swirls is from Funky Fairies, the red is Maja Design, and the vanilla coloured is ordinary crafting paper.

Misc: Sissix beach dies, gems and small flower punch from Panduro, small leaves and butterflie from my stash, I added some bling with a Sakura pen and some glossy effects with Magic Dimension (they doesn´t really show on the pic, but the sunglasses and bucket have some gloss), I cut the photo corners and the ric rac edges with scissors.

Here we have yet another sunny and hot day, so we´re off to the beach. Have a nice day!

Hugs
Maarit

9 comments:

  1. A lovely take on the sketch Maarit, thanks for playing along this week on Funky Fairies
    Anne x

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  2. Fantastic card! The colours, the papers are beautiful!

    Thanks for joining the Simon Says Challenge!:)

    Tímea and SSS Challenge DT

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  3. Fabulous card, love the papers and the sweet images.
    luv
    Debby

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  4. Really lovely card, thanks for taking part in the Funky Fairy's challenge. Anesha

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  5. Hi,
    wonderful Idea! Looks great.

    Thanks for joining in the SimonSaysChallenge.

    Domi

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  6. Gorgeous card :-) I love the stamping on the edges ! fab !! :-) Love the images and colours you used too :-)

    Thanks for joining the Funky Fairy's and the Simon Says Stamp Challeges :-)

    Lorraine x x

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  7. Gorgeous card Maarit, love the summery feel and lovely fruity colours.

    Thanks for joining us this week at FFC.

    Joanne x

    P.S. Thank you also for your feedback email. It was much appreciated.

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  8. lovely summery card. Fab colours and great take on the sketch. Thank you for taking part at ffc

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  9. Ah this is a lovely take on the sketch,thanks for joining the Funky Fairys this week, Love Hazel (GD)

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I love to read your comments :)

Warm hugs
Maarit