Sunday, 18 January 2015

Sunday Snippets - those Field Poppies again

Evening Everyone,

Just a quick post for Di's Pixie's Snippets Playground - Week 160 as I'm still supposed to be taking it easy ... but it's so difficult not to come out to play :) However, I will keep it brief and hope you won't mind.The two cards I have to share were made long before Christmas but I was so busy I never did find time to post them then.
This card used up some Gelli plate print I had leftover, scraps of silver mirror card and a snippet of pink card for matting and layering.
The poppies on card this were stamped on to scraps of white card, using various shades of blue and green watercolour paint - just experimenting with colour really - and then matted on to snippets of aqua cardstock.

And that's it for this evening. I'll do my best to take a peek at all your snippet makes over the week but apologise in advance if I don't get round you all ... it's 'baby steps' for me at the moment.

Hope you have all had an enjoyable weekend and that the coming week is a good one.

Happy Crafting,

18 comments:

  1. Hello Elizabeth. Nice to see you back posting. Your cards a 're beautiful and I do love the pretty colours. Hope you are not over doing things. I only had the virus and I'm still pretty week if I do to much. Take Care. Hope to see you in the spring. Hugs Rita xxx

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  2. Both your cards are very beautiful Elizabeth. Take care x

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  3. Good to see you back with us, even if you are taking things easily for a while. I love your poppies and it looks as though you are having fun playing with media too. Thank you for your visit today. You are right. I am on a roll, but I have so many ideas flying round in my brain, my hands cannot keep up at the moment. I keep seeing something else I want to try. I always said I have a butterfly mind, but it's fun, so I shall not worry. Take care and make the time to recover fully. xx Maggie

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  4. These are gorgeous Elizabeth.
    Sorry to hear you have been poorly. You must take it easy as it will take a while to get over this.
    Hugs and keep warm.
    xx

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  5. Gorgeous cards Elizabeth and take care..huggles Sue xxx

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  6. Sorry to hear that you've been unwell, but pleased to hear that you're recovering well.

    Two beautiful cards. The poppy stamp really is lovely. xx

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  7. Superb cards, I love those poppies :o)
    Jackie xx

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  8. Two fabulous cards Elizabeth! That's one beautiful stamp too - and I especially like the blue poppies.

    Don't over-do things, take it canny :)

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  9. Good to see you on you blog again Elizabeth. Do take it easy though - pneumonia is a serious thing. Wishing you a speedy recovery back to full fitness. Anne px

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  10. Beautiful cards Elizabeth, I've ordered this stamp and am so looking forward to it arriving. Love how you've used it here. Hope you are fully recovered soon, Cathy x

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  11. Two lovely designs Elizabeth, so very pretty
    hugs Jacee
    Simply Paper Card Design

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  12. Beautiful poppy cards Elizabeth, I love both of them. I am sorry you have been so poorly and hope that are soon fully well again. Take care.
    Jean x

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  13. Both your cards Elizabeth are so beautiful so elegant and beautifully coloured xx

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  14. Two beautiful cards! I really like the poppy stamps you used and the gorgeous water colours! So glad you're feeling a bit better and are out of hospital - sounds like you had a very bad case and I hope you continue to get better.

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  15. Gorgeous cards Elizabeth, and so glad you're home & crafting again :-)
    I only had the flu over Xmas & I'm still weak & wimpy, so please take it easy and let yourself recover fully! Enjoy the chance to take things slowly & maybe some extra creative time
    Hugs
    Debs x

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  16. I'm so sorry you've been dealing with pneumonia, but glad to see you posting cards again! The pink card colors are smashing and so beautiful with the silver, and the water-colored flowers look so very delicate and beautiful on aqua! Do take care and continue on your way to a complete recovery! Get well (hugs)

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  17. Hi Elizabeth . . . absolutely LOVE those poppy stamps and the cards you've made with them.

    Take care and keep warm - Let the EM do stuff for you! xxx

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  18. Such pretty flowers! Such an ugly illness you had to deal with. Definitely don't over do it as you don't want a relapse. Good to see you in the playground. We'll just sit quietly and brush our dollies' hair.

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