Friday, 17 April 2015

Have A Great Day

He guys!  We have a Scandinavian feast for today's card!  I started from the centre of this one and worked outward.  Using a piece of milk coloured card, I cut the decorative insert from the Stockholm die set (no outside cutting edge) and the inside cutting edge to create a frame.  Once cut, I left the dies in place then inked the entire piece with Peacock Feather distress ink then removed the die and added mounting foam to the back of the piece.  I stamped the Honey Flower stamp in black Archival ink and cut it out with the inner die from the Stockholm die set.  I inked it with Peacock Feathers around the edge and Tattered Rose in the centre for a sort of sunset-ish feel.  I recessed it back down into the centre of the larger piece and glued it into place.  I mounted everything on a larger piece of milk card and cut four Scandinavian border dies to fit around the edge to give it a lacy effect.  I completed the card with my signature pierced edge out of milk card.  The next thin mat was milk card that was inked with matching Peacock Feather distress ink along the very edge.  A final milk mat was ten added.  The finished dimensions are 7 1/2" x  7 3/4" in size.  All for now, Sue x

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Pam said...

Good morning Sue and everyone.m. Such a lovely card, the colours are lovely, the scene is beautiful.
Well it's Friday, busy day today but hope weekend is calmer. Hope you are all enjoying this lovely weather.
Hugs to all.

Clare W said...

GM Sue. Love the stamping and frilly border. The colours are fab too! Happy Friday.

Julie Elli said...

GM Sue and all. My favourite distress colour., what a gorgo card. I love the cut out section.
Big hug
Julie E

crossstitchmarg said...

Hi Sue, what a gorgeous card, the colour is great.


Patricia Youdell said...

Morning Sue
Gorgeous card - I do like the pretty border
Pat x

BridgetCG said...

Hi Sue, this card is really stunning, the centre stamped image is beautiful with great colours. Love it all. Have a great day. Bx

Yvonne said...

Good morning Sue,
A little piece of framed art work, its just lovely. Yvonne xx

nancyd said...

Morning Sue, a gorgeous card these dies are fabulous
and great colour love the lacy effect of the border die.
Nancyd xx

Kitty Davies said...

Morning Sue.
Thank you just brilliant.Take care Kitty.

Anonymous said...

Morning Sue. This is a beautiful card. Loving the stamped image with it's gorgeous sunset colours. The lacey edging is lovely, giving it a very feminine look to the card.
Hoping everyone has a great weekend, whar ever you are doing.
Best Wishes.
Denise T x

Muriel Kelly said...

Hi Sue and all
beautiful card today, the stamping and distress inks are stunning and the colours.
Thank you Sandy, Alison, Johanna and Helen for your wishes, was a wonderful day.
I Hope the next couple of weeks passes quickly for you Macky .
Muriel x

Jacqui oakes-alcock said...

Lovely colours Sue.

Jan on the Fosse said...

Good Morning
So good to wake up to such a beautiful card. Love the colour.

Sandy G said...

Hi Sue
I love the stamped image on today's gorgeous card. The colours are pretty too. Thanks for sharing.
Have a great day everyone.

CraftySuetoo said...

Hi Sue. Looked at this card and thought you were giving us a sneak peek at a new background, then read the description and saw it was a clever use of borders. Love this stamp and how you've used two colours to ink it. Sue xxx

Di said...

Hi Sue,
Lovely card, border is great as is the stamp.
Di B. x

Sandra Biggs said...

Hi Sue
Stunning card this morning. love the cut out section.

Maria Illsley said...

Love the style and colour of this card and the clever use of the borders xxx

doreenj said...

Now that's a card I would love to receive!!!!! Stunning colours.

Doreen x

carol quinn said...

really bright and so beautiful

hollyberry said...

Such a beautiful card and love the colours.

Jean Bullock said...

I love the beautiful blue color. Gorgeous. Great stamping and of course the layers are awesome. I pinned. I love this. The delicate background is wonderful and I love the vivid colors of the beautiful embellishment. I pinned.

Mrs B said...

Hi Sue. I love this one, it s gorgeous. You have used some of my favourite things together, and I think the border looks wonderful : )
Sending my daily hugs to everyone. Take care xx

Janice K said...

Good morning Sue, WOW! Love the colours and textures you've created in this design. The use of a border die for the background is so clever and had me tricked into thinking you had used a new embossing folder!x

Jan.moogie said...

Love the way you have used the boarder dies around that gorgeous middle bit Sue, lovely results. Stunning card. xxx

AnneRD said...

A dramatic focal element Sue, lovely card. Anne x

Anne Crawford said...

Lovely card! I do like when you use a scene or flowers for the focal point and this one is glorious!
Taking the family into Inverness this morning for their train to Edinburgh so better get a move on , hope everyone is enjoying this gorgeous spell of weather.
Love and hugs to all xo

Ecco of Sheffield said...

morning Sue
What a colourful gift to start the last working day of the week for some people.
I love the Peacock Blue. It's such a happy colour and fits so well with today's dies and that beautiful stamp in the middle instead of a sentiment just finishes everything off. I would love a gift like this to come through my letterbox.

Cameeli - when are you coming back? You're missed. I hope you've got thing sorted after the fire. Hugs.
Norah - How are you?
Wheeleybad - Hope all is well.
Steph - I'm 100% behind you for a 'stand alone Sue Wilson TV show'. Wouldn't that be fantastic!!

After a really lovely week we have had heavy rain during the night and it's still damp and grey this morning. How much of the local market we'll see this moning is still in the melting pot.

Just a little update on those animal lovers. I've had an update from my eldest Daughter and her animal family - they had a call from the TV programme called DIY SOS to say that they were filming in Heanor and had knocked down a wall and in doing so found a nest with bird chicks in it. So SIL went and fetched it. At the moment they are feeding OK so fingers crossed. They have also had in this last week a Pigeon with a broken wing and a Sparrow Hawk also with a damaged wing. The farm had just four sheep left to lamb and then the cows start calving on the 20th of this month. All the Hedgepigs are now out and about so they are really busy!!!!

To all in pain and suffering I hope your day gets better. To everyone please take care and and stay safe. See you tomorrow.
Janet x

PharmacyMichele said...

Beautiful card & stunning colour card on it.


Aspiring crafter said...

This is gorgeous Sue, love the stamping, colour and the lovely dies,
Have a good day , hope you are well,

June said...

Morning Sue and all Wilsonettes, oh am loving todays card, super duper.

Have a great Friday everyone stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs, June Smith xxx

auscrafts said...

lovely bright colours

cr@fty said...

Good morning Sue
Like others, I too thought it was a new embossing folder what a fabulous way to use the border die. I am in fact using this border die at the moment on a card, I'm in the middle of adding pearls. It's such a pretty border and I'm finding that it's my 'go to' die. Peacock feathers is such a pretty colour and makes the card Pop! Although I have the dies I haven't got the matching stamps yet they are gorgeous so I must get them. I'm off to the caravan for a couple of days so hope the weather stays fine.
Hugs x
Heather T

Kate's Cards said...

Love the card today Sue. Have a good weekend! xx

jean.phillips1 said...

Morning Sue, gorgeous card, love the bright colour and the stamp is lovely. Love. Jean xxx

Lesley Thomas said...

OOh, hoping to have just that - a great day, as I'm going to the Belfast craft fair today. Love the card Sue. At first I thought you had a new embossing folder I didn't know about! LOL

alimecca said...

Hi Sue,
Very clever use of the border. The centre stamped piece is lovely. Really like the peacock blue as well.
Janet - your daughter certainly seems to have her hands full!
Off to Newcastle today to buy a new wedding ring as I lost my engagement ring last year and my wedding ring was made to match it so looks a bit odd on it's own. Anyway Dave is going to treat me for my 60th birthday next month so I'm going to order it today and it will take about 4-5 weeks so that will be just in time!
Hope everyone has as good a day as they can. Love and hugs to you all. Alison xx

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue,
Super card! I love the vibrancy of the focal image and the lacy frame.
Thank you for sharing.
Veronique L

DeCor said...

Such an eye catching card Sue! I thought, Yeah, she is using her turquoise card again, but when I read how you did it, I was very impressed how it looks. Thank you once again for such a great card/ideas.

Clai01 said...

Hi Sue
wow that's a lovely card, I love it when you stamp. x

Jane said...

Good morning Sue,a very nice card today and I love the way you used the die as a border!hugs Jane B.

Joan from Newcastle said...

Really nice card today.

Jackie Trinder said...

Good morning Sue today's card is gorgeous I love the colours and how you have used the dies. The sentiment is brilliant I use that phrase all the time. Have a great day. Hugs Jackie

Yorks butterfly said...

Morning Sue, love the lacy effect on this card - very pretty!

Helen Bell said...

How pretty! Such lovely colours and the stamped image makes a change from a sentiment.

Love Helen xxx

Sonia Stephenson said...

Hi Sue. Gorgeous card. Love the image and colours. Have a great day. Hugs to all xxx

MRS DUCK said...

Good morning Sue and everyone
Love the lace effect from the border and the pop of colour from the centre is bright and cheerful.
Have a great day.
Ang x

lydia jordan said...

Morning Sue,
A lovely card, I too though the background was a new embossing folder. This would be great for a man. Love it.

Izzy said...

Hi Sue,

Well, that vibrant Peacock Feathers panel really woke me up! that pretty scene inside the Stockholm aperture and what a beautiful lacy effect from the Scandi border, you cut it perfectly across the corners, had to look hard to see the joins.


Jean Z said...

Hi Sue, Very beautiful love it . love Jean Z xxx

Rosemarie said...

Morning Sue, Wow this card certainly makes a statement, just love it. I like the way you have done the background. Had to look twice. Thought it was a folder I had missed.

Love Rosemarie xx

Sheila - Ginger said...

Morning Sue,
Beautiful card as always.
Just thought I would pluck up some courage and say 'Hello and thank you all so much for your condolences and for thinking of me after the loss of my dear hubby' I miss him so much. Sue thank you so much for your wonderful blog I've made some wonderful cyber friends since joining you. I can't promise I'll be here every day but will pop in when I feel up to it.
God bless you all and sending hugs to those who need them.
Love and hugs
Sheila xxx

Theresa Pace said...

love that stamped centre and the effect created with he inks... dreamy, hugs xx

karenlotty said...

Very effective Nice to see a stamped image for a change The colours are lovely - 2 of my favourite DI's at the mo

gwen70 said...

Wow stunning card today, love the border edge die, and the colour is beautiful

Julie Bee said...

Hi Sue

Lovely card.

Best Wishes

Julie Bee

granny sue said...

Hi Sue. Lovely. Would never have thought you had used a border die. It looks lovely. SueL x

Rose in Chester said...

Hi Sue,
It's beautiful. LOVE the way you've used the Scandinavian border, must give that a go............
Thank you for sharing.
Hugs, Rose

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue - utterly beautiful card again today. The border is so pretty used in this way. Love it. Best wishes

ros hodgkins said...

Hi Sue, lovely bright and cheery card. Thank you X Ros

CHERYL Brown said...

Very interesting card, bit too busy for me though I'm afraid.
I do love the frilly Scandinavian borders. Not bought this die yet, might possibly go on my wish list.
(((((hugs))))) to all that nedd one tody.
Sheila & Nikki, loving prayers for you to find inner peace and strength), it's so nice to see you back on the blog.
Love & hugs to all
Cheryl xxx

lorna said...

Hi Sue,
Brilliant idea! Distress ink all over to get the colour you want, inspiring.
Love this border, it was the first I bought when the collection was released.
Lorna D

JosieB said...

good morning Sue.
love the card today lovely borders.
Best wishes to you and everyone.

Patricia Howarth said...

Morning Sue, I love this, especially the border die strips, really looks like lace.
Lots of love from Patricia xx

nattyboots said...

Loving your card as always Sue, have a lovely weekend
Elaine H X

June Reynolds said...

Morning Sue, Beautiful card love the colours and use of the border dies,thanks for sharing! love Junex (Cumbria)

Diane said...

Hi Sue What a pretty card today, very Lacey and I love the stamp. Oh how you like to trick us, I thought you had used a beautiful bile card but no it's ink and a new embossing folder no it's a die! Thank you for sharing. Love Diane G xxx

Sam Smithard said...

To My Very Dear Friend Sue,
I So Love Today's Card As I Love Stamping And I Love The Dies You've Used And The Great Way You've Used Your Distress Ink To Find A Colour You Require Sue Once Again Thank You So Much For Sharing
Take Care My Friend
Love And Hugs
From Sam xxx
Hugs To All Wilsonette's And All At The Coffee Shop
Take Care!

Deb Curtis said...

Good morning Sue, wow that colour really pops. Thought you'd used a E-folder till looked closer, how clever. You never cease to amaze me with what you can do with some white card, ink and a couple of dies. Nice to see some stamping, this one is lovely and I have a thing about sunsets so the colours on this one are right up my street.

Sheila, so sorry to hear about your husband, I pray you'll have peace and strength in the weeks ahead.

Alison, hope you enjoy your trip to Newcastle, have a great time.

Wishing everyone a great day, blessings - Deb C xx

marg said...

Good Morning Sue
Love this card, it looks like icing on the Borders ...beautiful!
Janet, so interesting about the animals and birds!
What lovely people to take care of the creatures that are in distress!
Take care
Love Marg

Jackie Durrant said...

Good morning Sue like the stamp you have used on this card but the peacock blue seems a bit bright, might be my screen! love from Jackie xx

Bejay Roles said...

Good Morning, Sue,
I'm having to fight the blog today to get my comment posted lol.
I love this card, especially the sentiment and the intricate background. Like Jackie, I found the peacock blue a bit more intense than it usually is but it didn't do anything to minimise the beauty of the finished card. As always, thanks so much for sharing with us. x

hazel young said...

Wow Sue stunning card love it all xx hazel

Stephanie Cotterill said...

Morning dear Sue and all that visit Sue's amazing blog today. I know I've said this everytime you use this set Sue, but this border is my all time favourite, I just LOVE it and use it whenever I can, its so perfect for those very special cards when you want that lace effect without having lace. Its beautiful. Ive never bought the stamps that go so nicely with the dies although ive um'd and ah'd over them so many times, maybe its time to take the plunge ?
Hope you have a lovely crafty day today Sue as I know you HAVE to get into your craft room or you start to shake lol.
To all our Wilsonette friends I send my love and hope you all have a lovely day whatever your plans. Enjoy your pastry Friday Janet. My thoughts are with you Sheila. Thinking of Theresa and hope you are picking up a little.
Love and hugs.
Lancashire Steph xxx

Jess Watson said...

Morning Sue, interesting use of borders, thought it was a new EF, keeping us on our toes, love the stamped image instead of a sentiment. Have a good day everyone, take care, Jess x

Paula said...

Such a beautiful card! I don't know how you do it Sue, coming up with such different ideas for cards every day. But I'm so glad you can! :)

Paula x

rolfi said...

Good morning Sue,
at first view the Scandinavian Borders looked like an embossing folder. It´s a really great effect...
The card is wonderful and the peacock feather colour is fresh and springlike.
Rolf xxx

Ann said...

Hi Sue

A lovely bright and cheerful card today just what we need. Thankyou.

Hugs to all

Annx without an "e"

Kiraneries said...

Hi Sue, a beautiful card. Lovely lacey background and stamped image. At last my gorgeous Lyra and Ursa dies arrived this morning but no Phoenix for some reason.

Lynn Dalby said...

Hello Sue and all

Lovely card. So pretty and lovely colour. I really like the use of the border die. Thanks for sharing.

Best wishes.

Dawn Holben said...

Another beautiful card today, I absolutely love the lacy edge the border die gives. You could imagine the entire background being the same.
And your stamping always looks perfect, whenever I try it, it looks like a child has coloured it in lol

Dawn x

June Horrocks said...

Hi sue love love this card so pretty the boarders are so clever thank you sue love to all June horrocks xxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Maureen Killen said...

Hello Sue, and all the ladies.
What a beautiful card, I love the peacock feathers ink pad, it's such a sumptuous colour.
Love to all xx

Alimecca, hope you get your ring ordered. The town has been so busy all week xx

Pat L said...

Hi Sue
Lovely bright card, love the Scandinavian borders they have now moved to the top of my wish list. Just have to say that the bed of roses EF I bought yesterday is fabulous, love love love it!
Sheila lovely to see you popping in today, thinking of you and Nikki and sending you both love and hugs
Hugs and best wishes everyone

barbiepinkfairy said...

Love the card and that Scandinavian border. Unfortunately the peacock feathers colour is not for me - too much like teal!!!

Sheila, lovely to see your comment, everyone is here for you xxx

Margaret corgi owner said...

Good morning Sue and everyone
Such an elegant card and using my favourite border die too, I am more than surprised mine has not worn out!
Have a super day and lovely weekend everyone.
Margaret corgi owner

Anonymous said...

Lovely card today, such a pretty card Sue.

Craftihappiness to everyone and lots of love from Macky.

redfox said...

A Lovely card and the border die looks like lace and looks really pretty. Love to all, Sarah

Vie Carter said...

Very pretty card today


Deb E Isle of Wight said...

This one is another stunner, love the vivid blue.

Alison D said...

Hi Sue, this is a very bright and pretty card. Stunning! Love and hugs,
Alison D x

Crafting Queen said...

Beautiful card.

Deborah Artliff said...

Hi Sue what a pretty card and the die cutting beautiful I like how you use your dies in different ways. Your design is wonderful.

Debs A xxx

iReneM said...

The corner dies make such a lovely BG :)
Hugs to all


Lynn (delphinoid) said...

Lovely Card Sue!

The colour you've used really pops and the dies used are lovely.

Happy Crafting!!! :) X X

SHARICA said...

Something a little different today .. Very Nice .. xx

Zena McCalmont said...

Hi Sue
Wow that's really lovely. I use the Peacock Distress Ink all the time.
Hope you're fully recovered from last weekend.
Zena x

ellyscard creatief said...

Very lovely card,beautiful background.

Mary Lynn Cox said...

Happy Friday to everyone. Sue, you have outdone yourself on this card. It is just beautiful.

hazel said...

Hi Sue
Gorgeous colours and card
Take care
Hazel G XX

alimecca said...

Just a quick message for Sheila - so lovely to see you back. Just take it one day at a time and know that we are all here for you and Nikki.
Love Alison xx

alimecca said...
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terrie said...

Great looking card....I like the center of your card sucha pretty scene...
Well done Sue

evis said...

Hi Sue,
Another beautiful card. I don't know how you do it.
Evis M.

Joanna Dickson said...

Hi Sue.
I really like the colours especially the peacock.
have a great weekend
Lots of love
Jo xx

Myra said...

Hi Sue,
Today's card is not really for me and I very rarely say that! I do like the focal point!
Sheila - lovely to see you! Just take your time . Have a good time tomorrow with Nikki. Xx
Alison - Hope you find a ring you really like!
Have a good weekend everyone.
Miss you Norah!
Love Myra xxx

Janice Robinson said...

Hi Sue
I love the effect the strip die has given,you'd definitely mistake it for a large background die.A very bright and cheerful card.

Dorothy Macdonald said...

Hi Sue,

A card to brighten up any dull day. It is beautiful. What a lovely border too.

Hugs to everyone
Dorothy xx

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue,

Very nice, I like the recessed sentiment look on this card - will just have to try and remember how you created it.
Beverley W

Brenda Lello said...

Hello Sue,
Love the design of this beautiful card, not sure about the peacock feathers colour - although I do have it and really love it. I can see in my mind this card would work as tone on tone, but that's just my opinion.
Hope you're having a lovely day and the sun is shining for you, sending love and hugs, Brenda XXX

Chris Curry said...

A pretty card, and I like the stamp very much too. Thank you.Xx

Susan Battensby said...

Hi Sue
So lovely colours on this one, love it. x

barbara macaskill said...

This is beautiful! LOVE the scene and the peacock feathers is a great background for it! TFS!

IVY Cheong said...

Hi Sue,

This is a lovely card, love the colouring. Hugs, Ivy L xx

Anonymous said...

Nice card, Sue, clever to just edge the layer card with peacock to keep everything in tone. Do like your sunset colouring, too, and the lacy border.
Hey guys, received my Wednesday card from Sue yesterday (have already emailed) and YES, just gorgeous 'in the flesh'. Have to keep looking at it!! Thanks, Sue.
Sheila - nice to see your comment, pop back in when you feel able to. It must be really hard for you both and lots of good wishes are winging their way to you.

'P' in Wales

Pat S Witney said...

Hi Sue
Love the dies and the stamps. They work really well together. The peacock feathers is a lovely colour.

Karen Drew said...

Lovely card. Excellent way of using the border dies
karen xx

baconbits said...

Afternoon Sue
Stunning card love the colour way.
Fantastic use of dies.
Amanda xx

Jaggs said...

The blue on the pretty card is awesome...adding purple would make it even better.

Tracy Stitt said...

Hi sue
Pretty card. Like the colours xx

heather harrison said...

Hi Sue. Lovely card. The stamp is so nice as a focal image. Lovely colours. Thank you for sharing. Hugs Heather x

heather harrison said...

Hi Sue. Lovely card. The stamp is so nice as a focal image. Lovely colours. Thank you for sharing. Hugs Heather x

fluffycat said...

Hi Sue, when I had a quick peek this morning on the tablet I really thought the background was a new embossing folder. It is only now when I see it on the laptop and read the breakdown that I realise it is actually my favourite border die, doh! I love Peacock Feathers, and the way you have coloured the card and the stamped image.

Sheila - good to see you back, just pop in whenever you can.

Patricia said...

Good evening Sue,
Love how you have used the Dies, another one to try.
Great colour combo and sentiment
Have a wonderful evening and weekend
Patricia xxx

liz spooner said...

Beautiful card Sue. xx

Laura O' Connor said...

love the lacy effect around the outside ,Laura O

Linda28 said...

Good evening Sue, Love how you have used the Scandi die, beautiful and also how you have used the distress ink to pull everything together. Have a great week end everyone. Linda.

Glennis said...

very pretty

nannapat said...

Fantastic card Sue. Beautiful colours and the stamp is lovely. Pretty embossed background too. Pat x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

How gorgeous, wonderful colours

Lynda's craft's said...

Hello Sue & Wilsonettes
A lovely card today the border is gorgeous as a background the stamp is lovely I have this stamp so will have a go but with another border die.
Love & Hug's Lynda Brock xx

Lovely to see you Sheila Love & Hug's too you & Nikki please take care xx

TOB Theresa thinking of you sending you Gental Hug's xx

Hug's Sandra Margaret Myra Maria Sam Sheila Hazel Patrica Maureen Brenda L Brenda Littlelamb Wheelybad Steph Norah Jean d Cameeli Saba Pam TOB Theresa & all on the blog love Lynda xx

Lesley Cann said...

I love to see all the unusual ways that you use your dies. I like the colour of the card but the overall is just a little to busy for me. Not very often I say that as I normally love all you do. Have a great weekend.

Maggie C said...

Hello Sue. What a lovely warm scene and great colour. Such a pretty card. xx Maggie (better without a bow)

Tres said...

Hi Sue. This is the third time I have tried to write this comment !! So I will keep it short. I think today's card is beautiful !! I love the dies you have used. The border dies are fantastic, and look very Lacey and pretty. The stamp is really lovely with a great sentiment to !! Peacock Feathers Distress Ink is one of my favourite colours. Thanks for sharing a really beautiful card today Sue. Sending you lots of love from Tres x x x

Sheila, it is so lovely to see you post a comment. I am always thinking of you and Nikki. I hope things get better for you soon. Just take one day at a time. Sending you lots of love from Tres x x x

Sending lots of love to all the Wilsonettes today from Tres x x x

Jackie Meechan said...

Gorgeous card. Looks so striking.

Saba said...

Good evening Sue,
Like the stamped image very much and it is a clever way to create a background using a border die, but I am so sorry to say the card is not one of my favourites. Sorry.

Sheila, so brave of you to come back so soon. My thoughts and prayers are with you and Nikki.

Love and hugs for all.
Saba xxx

scrAPpamondo said...

Great use of Distress, your card is adorable and love how you arranged the diecuts!

Anonymous said...

A lovely stamp and use of the dies creates a pretty effect.

Tina Eldridge said...

Hi Sue

Like lots of others,I love this border die. Very pretty card and very vibrant.

Lovely to see you Sheila, hugs to you & Nikki.

Big hugs all round :-)

Tina XX

Gail said...

Hi Sue
yet again another stunning card, love the colour!,
Gail Cx

Angela Wade said...

Hi, Sue I like today's card. I have this stamp and I'm sure I brought it with me, so will have to have a play :- )

Janet (Ecco) hope all the chicks and injured birds survive and make it safely back to the wild. It's lovely that your daughter can care for them. Hubby and I both support conservation wholeheartedly xx

Hugs to all Wilsonettes. Hope you all have a great weekend and enjoy some sunshine.

Angela in sunny Dubai Xx

Eunice said...

Very different card Sue!

Shirley T. said...

Hi Sue,

Love the card. Thank you.

Much love,

Shirley T. xxx

Theresa said...

Hi Sue and every one
I'm playing catch up yet again
I'm loving today's card you have used my favourite ink pad. It's a wonderful colour made special by the lace effect you have achieved with your dies
Must try this one
Take Care Sue and everyone
Theresa x

Suzzette Yandle said...

I must remember how you ink your paper to get the color effect you want or need for your project. I saw you do this on one of your videos. Unfortunately, I forgot yesterday and found myself flipping though every paper pad I have looking for just the right shade of a color that I needed for a card. Just think, I could have inked the sheet and/or the edges to suit my need! Oh My!

Sandy H said...

Lovely card. Makes me wish I did more stamping. Peacock feathers is one of my favourite distress inks.
Sheila, pleased to see you comment today.
Take care everyone.

Jill Berg said...

Love the use of the border for a background

Sandra said...

Hi Sue,
Simple and gorgeous!
That Scandinavian border has to be my favourite die ever, the lacy delicate look it gives is just to die for!
I am off to hive it a try!

magpie said...

Hellooo Sue and the Wilsonettes! Yet again, late! Gorgeous Scandanavian die, love it! Beautiful card. Will have to do a bit of colouring....Take care Sue and everyone, xx Love Karen xx

Jacquie said...

Hi Sue,

This is absolutely stunning, love it all.

Love & Hugs

Jacquie J xxx

Haze T said...

Hi Sue
What a stunning card & love the Scandinavian die set, so ornate & pretty.
Love the beautiful lace border which frames the sentiment & inner frame perfectly.

Gorgeous card, love it...

Crafty Hugs
Haze T xx