Saturday, 14 June 2008

Yet another simple tree card!

Sorry about the lack of posts - I tried and tried to get this picture to upload and had to give up due to lack of time. Oddly, it posted immediately this morning!

I found this card – I’d forgotten I’d made it. It’s really simply (hmmm, most of my cards are, aren’t they?) and suitable for a man. Looking at it, it’s probably the card that gave me the idea for a chocolate-themed cardmaking event. I’m going to get cracking over the summer and book some halls for more events, so watch this space.

Stamps: Lovely As a Tree (p45), Carte Postale (p57)
Cardstock: Creamy Caramel, Chocolate Chip, Close to Cocoa, Very Vanilla
Ink: Close to Cocoa
Accessories: Linen Thread (p87), 3/8” Grosgrain Ribbon - Chocolate Chip, ¼” Grosgrain Ribbon – Very Vanilla

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9 comments:

  1. I love the corners you've created on this card. It adds so much to the card. Congrats on being an SU demo in the UK!

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  2. so nice! love the corner treatment :)

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  3. Chocolate themed cardmaking event? Sounds delish! CC

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  4. Simple? I'd say stunning and wonderful. Makes me want some chocolate covered toffee. And I'm so stealing the chocolate cards idea.

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  5. this card is so nice! i love the linen thread on the corners of your image. what a great idea!!

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  6. Love this card! It looks clean and simple. I love what you did with the corners to! Beautiful!

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  7. Simple cards are the best cards! And I've always loved that tree!

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  8. I love this. I have this set, but am never quite sure what to do with it. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  9. I love this card Helen. Really like everything about the layout - but especially the corner treatment with the twine. Corners often seem empty to me, but don't like to make then too fancy - this is perfect.

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