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Friday, November 12, 2010

BLUE, BLUE, MY WORLD IS BLUE....

HI EVERYONE
If you know me by now, you have to know my most (apart from purple and maybe a little red) favorite color is BLUE. From the deep blue sea, to the beautiful blue skies and to my husband enchanting blue eyes, it's no wonder.  It's such a powerful uplifting color and it always makes me feel good. And when I was making this sweet pea card of blue, I felt it didn't need a sentiment..the beautiful image really said it all.......
And also if you look closely you will see that the image is cracked and I must say I enjoyed doing that part (the cracking) as well. Here's closer look..

I wanted to try something a little different with the sweet pea stamps this time. I think it turned out ok. But I will let you decide :)
A SPOONFUL OF SUGAR - snowflakes
MY TIME TO CRAFT - rhapsody of roses
CCEE STAMPERS - store bought flowers
CUTE CARD THURSDAY - anything goes
LILY OF THE VALLEY - anything goes
CHARACTER CAFE - embossing
FLUTTERBY WEDNESDAY - window card (mine's round)
Have a great day and see you later on....
huggs Lynn :) xxx





25 comments:

Miria said...

Hi, Lynn. This blue card is gorgeous, I love the craquelè! Hugs. Miria

gila said...

Was für eine tolle blaue Karte, wunderschön
lg gila

Vanessa (aka V'ness, Nessa, oldschool) said...

JUST GORGEOUS!
thanks for joinin us at TCPF!

Dawn said...

Loving the Blue! and I love the cracking technique you used ;0) thankx for playing with the SCD team this week

Love Dawn xx

Vicky said...

This is gorgeous & you are right about it not needing a sentiment. Brilliant colouring.
Thank you for joining us at CPF this week, good luck.

Hugs Vicky xx

tiggertastic said...

I am LOVING this card, adore your colouring on the image and really think the crackle effect works well on this make.

wishing you a lovely weekend.

Sarah-Louise xx
tiggertastic blog
Design Team Member for :
Crafty Purple Frog
Creative Card Crew
Bearly Mine Designs

Annmaree (Emu) said...

TOTALLY gorgeous!!!!

Love the sweet pea, and your design!

I love the crackling! I tried it last week twice and couldnt get it to work for me! But got some crackle accents on order now LOL.

Have a great weekend!

Cleota said...

That cracked glass effect is great! Unique way to participate in the embossing challenge. Thanks for joining The Character Cafe.

Priyanka said...

what a craftier u r, really u r superbly talented,this blue fairy with crackle glass technique is beaaaaaaaautifuuuuuulthis is sunday and u make my weekend as I can see u in my follower list.

Laura said...

And I can see wings! So I am leaving a comment from SCD. Sweet image and love the colours.

Danni said...

How pretty! Love the cracked glass effect too! Thanks for playing along with my flutter by challenge!

crafty amy said...

This is so gorgeous! the way you have coloured and added then cracked the glaze is just perfect :D
Thank you for joining us at CPF and good luck.

Hugs

Amy xx

Artyjen said...

Love the fabulous cracks :) Thanks for sharing your wings at SCD this week
xoxo Sioux

~♥~The Navy Wife~♥~ said...

So here I was floating around the web on a Monday morning and up pops this card & I knew I had seen this beauty somewhere before ... CONGRATS you made the weekly feature over on Flutterby Wednesdays! I love this card Lynn and I hope you pull out some more awards for it as it is really beautiful! Well done !

Chrissie said...

Great cracked glass effect and fab flowers!
Thanks so much for joining in our challenge at MTTC this week!
Chrissie

angelwhispers said...

Wow thi is so beautiful loving the colours and the image looks fab with the cracked glass effect!!

Thanks for joining us over at the CPFC Love Chanelle xxx

Jessica L said...

I think it turned out wonderfully! I love that cracked glass look. It always looks so vintage, no matter the color scheme! Thanks for sharing your talent with us at The Character Cafe! Hope to see you again soon!

Gram's Treasures said...

What a beauty! Your colouring is awesome, and I really like the cracked glass look. Thanks for joining us at The Character Cafe.

Sue W said...

Beautiful Lyn! Good luck with the challenges.

Fink said...

Fantastic coloring! Thanks for joining us at The Character Cafe!

Vanja said...

Beautiful card! I love the image and papers.
Thank you for joining us at CCT! :)

Hugs, Vanja

Kendra said...

Love the crackle effect for this image. Thanks for playing along with us at TCC this week.

KymKreates said...

This is a piece of art!!! Just scrumptious! I adore the color and the crackling effect is wonderful!
Thanks for helping me bring some flowers back to life this challenge at "In A Sweet Pea Dream" and hope to see more of your wondrous work in the future!

KymKreates
DT Sweet Pea

miskyla said...

This is FANTASTIC!! It is so Beautiful ... really love what you did!!! Great idea using the cracked technique. :)

Maria Matter said...

absolutely gorgeous Lynn!!!!
xxx