Friday, 20 January 2017

Fabulous Day

 Hi crafters!  I really like the autumnal feel to this one, I hope you do too!  I started with a piece of milk card covered with a sticky adhesive sheet.  I peeled the backing off to expose the adhesive and I started to lay down a bunch of the Swirly Leaf Trio dies cut in varying shades of greens, yellow and rust.  I alternated the colours and the leaf style all the way around the edge of the card.  Once I had filled it in all the way around, I glittered the remaining adhesive areas with Diamond Sprinkles.  I used my paper cutter to remove any of the leaves that were overhanging the edge.  I cut a smaller piece of milk card and embossed it with the Dot Matrix Pinpoint Embossing folder and matted it on a slightly larger milk card mat.  I added mounting foam to raise it and seated it in the middle of the background.  I cut the inner die from the Bora Bora in milk and added the inner die from the Tahiti.  I backed the Tahiti cut section with the same shape cut out of the rust card.  I stamped my sentiment and cut it out with the inner die from the Fiji die set.  I inked the edges lightly with rusty hinge ink and added it to the centre of the card.  I completed the card with milk and rust mats and layers.  The finished dimensions are 7 1/4" x  7 1/4" in size.  All for now, Sue x

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Pam said...

Wonderful card Sue, love it.
Tina, great choice of music for Peter, glad you are now settled with service, when is it? It has been a long process for you and Owen, I think of you daily.
Elaine, how did appointment go. I hope Andrews treatment is better this time, hugs to you both.
Maureen and PP, the visit sounded very regal, glad you both enjoyed your day. Love to Hobble and Wobble too.
June, good news that physio have released you, can't have it interfering with your Craft Club. Weather seems mild in Hartlepool but then I'm not going out in it yet.
Dawn, hope shoulder starts to ease soon, take care.
Lorraine, good to see you back, so sorry that you have been poorly.
Hugs to all friends, esoecially missing friends, Norah, Laine, Wheeley, hope you are all alright and big hug for NannaTina.

Jan.moogie said...

Now this is different and rather wonderful, colours good too. Thanks for sharing, have a great day, hugs xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

June Smith said...

Morning Sue and all Wilsonettes, a lovely card today, different but I like the technique with the different colours it looks very effective.

Special hugs to everyone who needs it today.

Stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs, June Smith xxx

Dragonsnap2 said...

Love the card Sue. Beautifully different and love the autumnal colours.
Tina, the music sounds like a great choice.
Crafty hugs to all who are suffering or in need. Respecting Sue's wishes but thinking of you all.
Happy crafting.
D xx

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue
Wonderful card today and the colours are some of my favourite.

Heather R Oxfordshire

Stephanie Cotterill said...

Morning Sue. Your ideas and inspiration is endless and always amazing, I'd give the world to be able to have just a quarter of your imagination and crafting knowledge, it always makes me wonder how you see your vision of the end result, this card is quite different (say from yesterdays) card - in a nice way that is, but i think im seeing so many new changes in the way you craft too and its amazing, we never know what you will inspire us each day - a Sue card with lots of gorgeous dies and a lovely big bow or something new and different, but each day brings so much inspiration and wonderful ideas, thank you.
Whatever your plans for the day hope it's a good one xxx

hollyberry said...

This one is a bit different to your usual cards but I love it. The colours are gorgeous.

Karen Drew said...

Love the colours you gave used and how you have used the dies. Great card

Maria Illsley said...

A fantastic card Sue the background is fabulous xx

Yvonne H said...

Good morning Sue,
Absolutely exquisite card today, I love the technique & different colours used. Yvonne xx

TDQ Karen said...

Great use other colour in the background with those pretty trees, lovely card xx

Denise Bryant said...

Love the colors in this one! Beautiful card with pretty details!

Donna Golby said...

Lovely autumnal card.
Have a great Friday


Jan on the Fosse said...

Hi Sue
Certainly different, great colours used in your background,beautiful.
Jan x

CraftySuetoo said...

Good morning Sue. Beautiful card, love the technique of putting die cuts on a sticky sheet and then sparkling! Wishing you a wonderful day too.
Maureen & PP, pleased you enjoyed your get together. Hugs to all and special ones heading to those in pain. Sue xxx

Netty The Runner said...

Fab card, love the background and the colours.
Annette x

Jacqui oakes-alcock said...

Fab card love the background.

Deborah Artliff said...

Good morning Sue another beautiful card you have for us today
And the colours and the design are wonderful
Have a lovely day

Debs Cards xxx

Sandy G said...

Great card Sue. Thanks for sharing.
Have a good day everyone.

Clare W said...

GM Sue. Very lovely.

Debra K. said...

What a wonderful card design today! Love those swirly leaves. Debra x

Janice K said...

Good morning Sue.
A very pretty card in lovely colours and with lots of gorgeous bling, beautiful. X

Dawn Searle said...

Morning Sue and everyone,
Gorgeous card Sue, great use of these dies and love the autumnal colours, it makes me think of warmer days as it is very cold this morning.
Many thanks for your kind words Pam, I am waiting for the results of shoulder X-ray and an appointment for physio, it is really old age and things wearing out, but they are wearing out far to soon for my liking.
Have a great day everyone.
Hugs Dawn Searle xxx

PharmacyMichele said...

Today's card is brilliant-I love the idea & you could change the colours to suit the recipient.


doreenj said...

I love these autumnal colours of the leaves, and another idea to add to my collection!!

Doreen x

Pussycats said...

Good Morning sue and all.
A very different card to day with beautiful colours. Love how you have created the back ground and finished it of with some sparkle. As always you cards all ways amaze me. Wendy

Karen Derbyshire said...

A different card to what you usually give us Sue, but still equally as lovely!

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue Lovely different card today. The colours are lovely and what a clever use of the dies. Can't imagine what it is like being in your head with all the ideas you give us. Thank you.

Barbara V

Chris Curry said...

A great card Sue, I think it would be perfect for a mans birthday, especially in the Autumn. Thank you, have a good day. Xx

Barbara (C) said...

A great a lovely card today and what a lovely combination of colours. Good for a male theme card.

June Fletcher said...

Good morning Sue

WOW... this is a totally different Sue card! I agree that it has an autumnal look. The colour combo is gorgeous. Love the design and the dies!

June x

Tina T said...

Good morning Sue and crafters all,
Very unusual card Sue, love the way you did the background with the leaves falling off the page and such pretty colours.
Pam - glad you like the music the service is 26th - long time. Peter would have been 70 on 24th. We hope you are feeling better. Dry and frost free in Hull today.
June - so pleased your physio has ended, such a drag having to go to these places.
To all my crafty 'friends' including Sue herself
Owen and I send our love and hugs for all your kind words.
Love and crafty hugs to all
Tina T xxxx

Bente Sørflaten said...

Fabulous card!
Love the way you have used the leaf die and the pretty colors :))

auscrafts said...

Good design for any occasion,lovely card

rosiejt said...

I really like the way you have used the Leaf Trio dies. definitely one to try!

Patricia said...

Good morning Sue,
A very different card for us today, will pass on this one. I love the design but I am waiting for Spring & Summer before I think Autumn.
Maureen and Yvonne I just knew your meet up would go well and last long. I have read all about it ... took a while to read!!!
Maureen is an absolute delight to be with, spending all that time together proves Yvonne is a delight to be with as well.
Have a great day everyone.
Patricia x

Rosemarie said...

Morning Sue, I really really like this card. My first impression was that it was a tapestry. Such beautiful colours. I hope everyone has a peaceful weekend,

Love Rosemarie X X

cr@fty said...

Good morning Sue
Wonderful card and great use of the dies. I love the autumnal colours too!
Hugs x
Heather T

Donita Naylor said...

Hi Sue and fellow Sue admirers,

The last two cards were tough acts to follow. My heart might have stopped if this one had been stunning in the same way, so thanks for the breather.

Happy weekend to everybody.
Donita in R.I.

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foxyg said...

Wonderful background, what a great idea. Fabulous card altogether. X

Suemac said...

A very different card today, I think I will pass on this one.

Anonymous said...

Morning Sue. A beautiful card, with some gorgeous coloured card. This is a great technique with the leaves and a one for the guys.
Best Wishes.
Denise T x

nattyboots said...

Hi Sue
Lovely colours and background on this card ,just beautiful.

Pam i only had my bloods and feet checked ? strange i usually have all my check in one go , oh well it will be another morning out in Feb . How are you feeling ?
Andrew had a long day and was tired , he phoned me to say "Mum Helen is now taking me home and then she is going to stab me" { injection } nice to know he can still laugh and have a joke .

Sending Hugs to all in need and special Hugs to my besties.
Elaine H X

SueJ said...

Love the card and the ideas used.

hazel young said...

Lovely Autumn card Sue x xhazel

Anonymous said...

Really like this card, Sue, at first glance that splendid background looks like a tapestry - will definitely be trying similar. Lovely colours.
PP and Maureen - fairly well behaved, then, apart from being almost chucked out! Sounds like a great meet-up. Pleased H&W doing well.
Echoing Pam again.

'P' in Wales

Lisbeth said...

Hi Sue. Although this card is not really your usual style, we can still tell that it was made by you. Lovely colours for autumn and I am sure that by using other colours this card would work for any season.


nancyd said...

Morning Sue, a beautiful card as you say very autumnal love the colours. Hope everyone's weather not too bad I'm sitting at pool at the moment just waiting for sun to reach us.
Nancyd xx

CHERYL Brown said...

Morning Sue,

A delightful autumnal card that you could use any leaf or flourish dies with. The technique so simple too. Love your colour combo.

Healing prayers and gurt squashy hugs to all.

Love 7 hugs
Cheryl xxx

lilian said...

Hi Sue, well this is really different,very lovely, I love cards using nature.
Best Wishes Lilian in Cornwall

Tressa said...

Whilst not my favourite choice of colours, I do like the design of this card and can see it in my mind in a range of colours. I like the idea of using adhesive sheet to stick the fronds on and then glittering the rest. Wonder how it would look with ultra fine glitter as the background?


Jean Z said...

Hi Sue, Very different card today. love Jean Z xxx

Jackie Durrant said...

Good morning Sue I like the arrangement design of your card which could be adapted as needs be. Love from Jackie xx

Barbara Gosden said...

Hi Sue
A beautiful card, and would work well in a different colour combination or monochrome.
B xx

Diane Green said...

Hi Sue
What a lovely card today, great for autumn birthdays. Thank you for sharing.
Love Diane G xxx
Maureen and PP (whoops should have put royalty first!), your meet up sounds great with lots of chatter and laughter. The accounts were very similar too. Maureen is lovely isn't she and not bad for her age 😀. Love the new names for mum and dad xxx
Sending hugs to Tina Tina Elaine and Pam xxx

marg said...

Good Morning Sue
Love this card my first thought was Embroidery its so intricate!
Goodness me the Frost is thick again, but across the Downs the sky is Red with lots of trails from the Planes.
Hope everyone is ok and feeling the love and good wishes from the Blog!
Love Marg

Anonymous said...

Would make a great man card in this colourway but could equally see it done in pretty pastel shades for a more girly effect. Lovely idea Sue.

Have a great day all
Helen xx

June Horrocks said...

Stunning card sue the picture is beautiful but it makes you want to touch it love the colours and the sparkle thank you
Love always June horrocks xxxxx

Maureen Killen said...

Hello Sue,
Love the use of the autumnal colour dies, who'd have thought to do that - you would!!!
I'm still recovering from the Royal audience and it may take a while to calm down ha ha.
Dashing out to go to a funeral so love to all in pain, lonely or ill.
Maureen xxx

Clare Powell said...

Gorgeous card, love all the dies making up the background x

Yorks butterfly said...

Morning Sue, what a great way to use the Swirly Leaf Trio as a background instead of a finishing touch, love it. and a great colour combination.

Izzy said...

Hi Sue,

What a pretty background you've made here with those pretty swirly leaf cuts and then some bling to finish it off...I'm sure it would work equally well with pastels or even a mono colour...


Anne said...

What a clever idea for the background, Sue.

Anne (Northampton)

lydia jordan said...

Morning Sue,
Lovely card, clever die use again.

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue - this is such a clever design and another great way to use smaller die-cuts for the background. Could see it being used in other colours too for girlie cards. Sending best wishes

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Loving this one

Theresa said...

Good morning Sue
Well a lot of people seem to think this is a different card for you me included but I have to say I like it
At first glance it looked like a stamped background but on closer inspection the bling just makes it pop
Your inspiration is endless
I am today going to who Pam's comments about all our poorly and bereaved friends hugs to you all
Sam I Sam soooo glad you are ok thanks for letting me know ❤
Hugs to all that need one
Theresa G xx

Nannieflash said...

Good Morning Sweet Sue, do you know when I first looked at your card I thought it was cross stitched, a brilliant effect, love it. hugs Shirleyxxx

Marion Scott said...

Good morning Sue, a different style today but this also shows how versatile your dies are. Love the autumn colours you have chosen.
Marion S x

alimecca said...

Hi Sue,
I too thought you'd stamped the background when I first looked at it. I really do like the card, love the autumnal colours you've chosen. Love and hugs to all, Alison xxx

rolfi said...

Good morning Sue,
that´s a wonderful card and the beautiful colours you chose fit so very well together.
Rolf xxx

Jess Watson said...

Morning Sue, great card today, a change of colours and it could be for,Spring, Easter or summer.
Maureen and PP it seems like you had a lovely day yesterday, I bet your mouths were sore with all the talking and laughter, I know what Maureen is like!!
Take care everyone, Jess xxx

granny sue said...

Hi Sue. What a truly lovely card, I love the colours you have used. SueL x

Patricia Howarth said...

Morning Sue, I love this card, really gorgeous !!
Lots of love from Patricia xx

Norah McPhee said...

Good morning Sue and the Wilsonettes,
This is a different card today but that leaf has fairly got my head swirling with how to use it, even though we are definitely into winter Sue, this looks and reminds me of an autumn card.
Had Harry from the night before last and he screamed and better screamed the whole night long, falling asleep only when it was time to wake up as i had Rory to take to college, the wee midden that he was. I will be glad when all these teeth that are bulging at the gums finally break the surface as Edinburgh Zoo keeps calling me up to see if i'm there missing panda Sweetie. I keep telling them no and it's only because i've had a rough night and day that i have my panda eyes but honestly i'm not all furry or black and white, although seeing the face this morning i might be contradicting myself on that score.
PP, i''m glad that you had a lovely time with our Maureen but can i assure you here and now that we are honestly not all as daft as her despite what she may have said to the contrary, lol. I hope that her dress matched the occasion as she was so worried about which evening dress to wear with which tiara, lol.
Tina flower, what a great choice in music your Peter had, my first love changed me into a Jerry rafferty fan with Baker Street over 30 years ago and it is still one of my favourite pieces of music. Having seen how long my friend had to wait to have her fathers funeral i know unfortunately just how long and dragged out this process is and how much of a strain it is on the family to deal with. I wish there was more that i could do or say to you flower but sending you and Owen hugs to keep you going through this torture and sending up my little prayer for Peter.
Pam, have you been behaving and doing as the doc says? Please keep wrapped up warmly flower and i can recommend the new Ribena Spicy which has cinnamon in it as it you can actually taste it unlike the rest of the food that i have been trying to eat that tastes like cardboard. Need to remember and get another bottle as i am running out.
Well the rotten mist clouds have decided to pinch my lovely hills today and it is so dull here today that i won't wish anyone here but i hope that where ever you are it is a better day. sending hugs to Elaine, Andrew and Helen - i hope that Helen doesn't get to jag happy or practise her new found skills on poor Andrew too much. To all my lovely friends new and old on here i wish you a good day, sending hugs to all that need, want or could just do with some,
love and crafty hugs
Norah (Glenochil)

Julie Elli said...

Love the leaves Sue! They look like they are embroidered on!
Big hug
Julie E

Catherine Lyons said...

Hi Sue this card is so different then your usual ones bul i like it and the colours are lovely for the Autumn.
Hugs Catherine.

Bejay Roles said...

Morning, Sue,
What a fantastic card. I love the colours you've chosen, they go so well with the milk card Base. Yes, it is very autumnal but somehow it seems to suit the winter season we're in right now😊
Bejay xx

Susan Battensby said...

Hi Sue
Oh I love this one. Cannot go wrong with leaves and trees in my opinion, my favourite things in crafting.
As this is a swirly leaf this would be great all year long as I feel it is not too autumnal in design.

A Happercrafter6 said...

Lovely background effect and gorgeous colours.

Lynne L said...

Good morning Sue A different look for today's card but I love it I love the colours & the autumnal look
Sending crafty hugs to all hope you all have a relaxing weekend

Lynne L said...

Good morning Sue A different look for today's card but I love it I love the colours & the autumnal look
Sending crafty hugs to all hope you all have a relaxing weekend

Gloria Robey said...

Morning Sue ,wow so different for a Sue card but I love it.see you have used the inner die from the Bora Bora die ,I try to use this die on nearly all my cards it's so cute. Gloria ( sidcup) xx

Rose in Chester said...

Hi Sue,
Very interesting background and stunning focal point. Those dies are fabulous.
Hugs, Rose

sued99 said...

What a pretty card. I love the idea of this one. X

Anonymous said...

Very different for you Sue, love the technique and design and colour scheme.

Pat L said...

Hi Sue
Brilliant use of the swirly leaves to create the background, love it and love the colours too

Maureen and PP sounds like a great time was had, sore throats this morning I'll bet
Caring hugs to Nanna Tina, Tina T and Elaine

Love and best wishes everyone

fluffycat said...

Hi Sue, autumn is my favourite season so this card is perfect for me. Love the colours with a bit of bling and it is relatively flat so good for posting.

P Pixie & Maureen - sounds like you had a good time yesterday and at least you managed to get your stories straight lol. Love the new names for the wrinklies :D


Karen M said...

Morning Sue
A rather lovely card,great idea for men,
Thank you for the ideas
Best wishes
Karen M

hettygarlick said...

Something very different. This would make an excellent card for a man.

Margaret Rogers said...

Hi Sue
Nothing very fancy about this card, but I Like it
Margaret xx

craftynanna said...

Hi Sue, your card is lovely and bright, such lovely colours , thank you for your daily inspiration.
I would just like to repeat Pams and Noras posts they put down words so beautiful,
Our two Royal princesses sound like they had a blast.
Hugs to all in pain or suffering. Johanna

karenlotty said...

The Swirly Leaf Trio make a gorgeous background Love the colours and could easily be changed to suit all seasons

Sam Smithard said...

To My Wonderful Dear Friend Sue,
As Always You've Come Up With "A First Class Card" I Just Love "The Construction Of Today's Card"
Using An "Outstanding Colour Palette Of Milk/Rust" For Your Mat/Layering Then Using An Array Of
Different Colours For "The Swirly Leaf" Tremendous How You've Created Your Superb Background From
Just One Die, Then Adding A Favourite Product Of Mine The Sticky Sheet And "Diamond Sprinkles"
Adding A Smaller Piece Of Milk Card For Your Focal Point Placing Into "The Dot Matrix Embossing Folder"
To Add Such Beautiful Detail.
Then Using "The Stupendous Hexagon Shapes" From "The Bora Bora/The Tahiti" Also "The Fiji Die Set" For Your
Sentiment, I Love The Details Within Today's Card, I For One Am So Pleased That Each And Everyday You Indulge Us
With A Different Look, Your Such A "First Class Artist" I So Admire Your Work And Thank You For All The Inspiration You
Share With Us All I For One Truly Appreciate It.
Sue Take Great Care
Wonderful Warm Fond Wishes To Colin And Heather
Sue Love And Huge Hugs 🤗
From Sam xxx

Muriel Kelly said...

Hello Sue and all
what a fabulous background! !! I will definitely be trying this with some other toppers as I don't have the Pacific dies :-( thinking other colour combinations too, thank you again for the inspiration Sue, imagination going crazy!
Beautiful card today.
Muriel x

Disco Queen said...

Love this card Sue! It's so different. Love all the intricately cut leaves. Theresa x

Myra said...

Hello Sue,
I really love today's card! I'd never have thought of using the skeleton in this way in a million years but it's just so effective! Thank you!
Maybe other leaf sprigs could be used in a similar way? You've got me thinking! Quite an achievement!
I'm so pleased yesterday's meeting of great minds went well! I thought you'd both get on well . Maureen didn't talk - ??? Impossible! Unless you took duck tape Yvonne! Diane she will kill you in March after that comment " for her age!"
Good to see you Norah! A panda with your hair would look amazing!! Or something!! Good to see you!
Love to all those who are suffering or looking after those who are in pain.
PP - hope you aren't too tired after yesterday and all your Nursing as well ! Love the new names!
Laine - missing you - hope you ok?
Thank you Sue and crafty hugs!
Love Myra xx

Suzzette Yandle said...

I like this set of Swirly Leaf Trio dies. Thanks for the inspiration for the placement of these die cuts and adding the Diamond Sprinkle glitter. Wishing you a a fantastic weekend.

Jane Franklin said...

Oh this is another wow, not the WOW, but wow this is great! I love the colours and like the mix you,be done. Thank you Sue for all your ideas.
The royal visit seems to have gone down well in a blaze of lights!
Best wishes all luv jxxx

Ruth Kidd said...

This is stunning Sue, and would be great for those male cards we struggle with sometimes... I can imagine this in other colour combinations for different times of the year - will have to look through my card stash for some spring greens.

Thanks for the inspiration.
Ruth x

Crewe Trish said...

Hello Sue
I am really surprised but I like this card thank you for opening up ideas. Caring hugs for Pam, Nana T, Tina and Elaine.

KarinsArtScrap said...

it's a very different design but I like it, it's gorgeous Sue
Gr Karin

Jean flowers said...

Hi Sue
I like this one would be good for male cards. Take care Jean

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue,
I love your use of the leaves.
Thank you for sharing.
Véronique L

Nanny Jo said...

Sue, this is a really lovely card!! So different and novel. Thank you for all your inspiration. Jo xx

Rosemary Stickland said...

A very different look to this card, almost a tapestry feeling.
Not sure if I like it or not.

Rosemary xx

barbara macaskill said...

Such a different style from you, Sue! I love this! The colors are pretty and the embossing is yummy! TFS!

CathyinMN said...

This is truly a fabulous card! Love it!

Sandra said...

Hi Sue,
Love today's card, such an amazing effect from the 'Swirly Leaf die, a similar look to the one you did with Holly sprigs I think.
I'm surprised you get any sleep, your head must be bursting with ideas!
Thanks for the inspiration once again.

Vie Carter said...

nice card with leaf design

thank you Sue, my comment prize arrived, lovely


Jean said...


Sue MacFall said...

Thank you Sue for a very different sort of card. Just love the colours on this.

Kate's Cards said...

Lovely! xxx

Janet Wilson said...

Very pretty card, love the leafy border

Ann said...

Hi Sue

Lovely card I do so love how you have made this Autumnal card its gorgeous.

Hugs to all

Annx without an "e"

ursula said...

A most unusual card today, but just goes to show they are not only swirly leaves, can be used to make a background, what a fab it !!!!!! Thanks Sue, luv Ursula xx

Anonymous said...

Hello Sue
This is so very different and I really love your "leafy" card with the the Autumnal colours!
Lesley S x

Lynn Dalby said...

Hello Sue.

Beautiful Card. I love the dies and colours you have used. I would like to see this card as I can imagine with the sparkle it looks lovely. Thanks for sharing.

Best wishes

Anonymous said...

Beautiful creation, I love the colours and the dies to make this design, Thank you for sharing from Lianne Morrison in the uk

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi Sue this is a gorgeous card I love it the design is fantastic. Take care. Hugs Jackie

CraftyJo said...

At first glance it looks like fabric! So pretty.

BridgetCG said...

Hi Sue, a stunning colour combination for this card, simple and elegant. Bx

Laura O' Connor said...

fantastic card,you always come up with some fab cards ,Laura O

Brenda Lello said...

Hello Sue,
Beautiful card love the colour s you have used. Thank you for your wonderful inspiration.
Love Brenda xxx

Brenda Lello said...

Hello Sue,
Beautiful card love the colour s you have used. Thank you for your wonderful inspiration.
Love Brenda xxx

Brenda Lello said...

Hello Sue,
Beautiful card love the colour s you have used. Thank you for your wonderful inspiration.
Love Brenda xxx

Alison D said...

Hi Sue, love, love, love today's card. It's simple, elegant and stylish. Love and hugs,
Alison D x

Lynda's craft's said...

Hi Sue
A very striking card I love the background with The swirly Die so clever beautiful colours. Thank you for your inspiration
Love & Hug's Lynda Brock xx

Tracy Big Hug's 🤗🤗 hope your ok my friend.xx
Elaine Andrew & Helen always in my thoughts Hug's on there way xx
Tina & Owen glad the service is now sorted & you now have a date your both in my thoughts every day sending Big Hug's for you both.xx
Tina thinking of you always hope your ok Hug's coming your wayXx
Pam hope your feeling better keep warm & take care Big Hug's on there way.Xx
June pleased your physio has finished please take care Hug's xx
Wheelybad &Billy hope your Migraines are better Hug's Cuddles for Billy xx
PP glad you had a good time yesterday meeting up with Maureen Hug's for you & your Mum & Dad
hope your Dad isn't still on the naughty step 😂 Xx
Laine hope your feeling bettersending Hug's Xx
Lorraine Hug's flying your way take care Xx

Hug's for everyone xx

theresa w said...

Lovely card sue x the backgroung is beautiful and the colours so warm x
Take care everyone x
Theresa w xxx

Betty McAlister said...

Hi Sue. Lovely but For me this is a masculine card. Great idea though xx

Eunice said...

WOW!!!! Love the different textures.

Fiki said...

so pretty!
hugs, Ŧĭƙĭ

Littlelamb said...

Lovely card Sue. Brilliant idea. Thank you for sharing this.

Helen Bell said...

Hi Sue and everyone

A very different card, but still very good.

Love Helen xxx

DeCor said...

Late commenting working on taxes and wears me out. Like how different this card is. Can imagine a few variations on it. Thank you for another wonderful card Sue.

DeCor said...

Late commenting working on taxes and wears me out. Like how different this card is. Can imagine a few variations on it. Thank you for another wonderful card Sue.

Tracy Stitt said...

Hi sue.
Loving this card. Bought the normal leaves yesterday. Can't wait to give them a go. Endless possibilities as all ur dies are xx

Pawprintx4 said...

Love the way you took the swirly leaf die and changed it to a design and not leaf veins. We all need to look & look again at our die collection to see new possibilities.
Stephanie K

Dawn Holben said...

Fabulous card and colours, i love how you have used the die to make a wonderful background.

Dorothy Macdonald said...

Stunning but simple card ....Love everything about it.

Love the colours too.

Love Dorothy
of Baldock

Welsh Dors said...

Hi Sue,
A belated happy new year to you and your family. I'm trying to catch up on all the blogs I've missed while I've been away in Australia and getting over the jet lag which seems to get worse as I get older. So many beautiful cards.

julie laz said...

Beautiful 🐩🐩xxx

maz said...

Thank you for your daily cards, they really inspire me to get into my craft room 🙂

Elaine Ann said...

Hi Sue

This is very different from your usual style and I love it the autumnal colours are especially nice a great universal card

With best wishes

Elaine Ann