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June 24, 2009

Magnolia Summer - whatever the weather

This card covers two challenges, Joey has set the challenge 'whatever the weather' at Creative Card Crew and Just Magnolia's is 'Summer'


Magnolia stamp, Doodlebug Papers, Nestabilities, Copics, Papermania flowers

I really wanted to make a summery card as it's so gorgeous outside today but didn't have any particularly summery Magnolia images. So the next best thing was to use summer colours. Hope it's worked.

Image shaded with Copics and then cut out and mounted on oval nestabilities. The papers are by Doodlebug (just for a change!) and the flowers are by Papermania. I bought a few packets of them while back and this is the first time I've put them to use.

Zac is much better today, thanks for all the kind well wishes. He's napping at the moment so I'm expecting the doorbell to ring and disturb him any minute as we've got a cot bed being delivered today.

Victoria
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10 comments:

  1. Oh what a gorgeous summery card I love the cute image and the zingy colours. Debbie x

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  2. Fab card I love the Doodlebug papers and those flowers are lovely
    Wendy x

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  3. Victoria I think the image works very well, espcially the way you have coloured her to go with the papers, very Summery indeed. Good Luck with the challenge. Hugs Avril xx

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  4. Oh Victoria hun LOVE LOVE this card, great arrangement and beautiful bold colours. Thanks for joining us this week.Joey.x

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  5. this is gorgeous, fabulous colours and papers. thank you for joining us at just magnolia. hugs rachxx

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  6. This is gorgeous Victoria, such hot vibrant colours and Tilda is so cute :) Donna x

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  7. Wow what a Beautiful summery card i adore the colours you have chosen and such a pretty image perfectly coloured too. Thanks for taking part in the Creative Card Crew Challenge.
    Paula xxxx

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  8. Lovely card! The layout is great as is your colouring!
    xx :0)

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  9. You really captured a summery feel with this card Victoria. Love the tilda image. Wish I could get white space right the way you have here. Thanks for joining the Creative Card Crew Challenge.
    Sharon xx

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