Monday, May 14, 2012

The Postal Challenge

Here's another challenge at Moxie Fab World to commemorate their 10th issue of Card Creations -  for this one, we are to incorporate postal elements.  Here is my card:


supplies: pink notecard, parchment paper, design papers from Webster's Pages and Pink Paislee, stamps from Hero Arts CL535 Carte Postal, S4878  Old Letter Writing, and 657773 Antique Flowers & Butterflies, All Night Media 554E Wish Postmark, Just Rite Greetings from Paris elements, VersaFine Vintage Sepia and Hero Arts green hills mid-tone ink, distressed with tea dye distress ink, paper doily, pink colored pencil to shade butterfly

17 comments:

Virginia L. said...

Love your collage style in this card, Lin! The pairing of stamps and images are absolutely FAB! Beautifully done, my friend!

nanditark said...

beautiful ... I'm not into card making , but I really get so much inspiration from these beautiful cards ! post card ... and with the worn out look , and then such beautiful collage ........!!!

I'm sending you my postal address ....haa haa !

Clare said...

Just gorgeous Lin!!! Love all the shabby little pretty details! The background is so lovely!

LauraJane:) said...

This one is So LOVELY LIN!
The colors are Yummy!

Cindy C. said...

So beautiful!

Brenda said...

You're getting great at this shabby chic style Lin! This is a very pretty card!

Alice said...

love the layered stamping. beautiful card, Lin! love it!

Dawn T said...

so beautiful Lin. Love the shabby chic look to this card. Love those Webster's Pages papers.

Helen L said...

Really beautiful card!!

Kara Lynne said...

This is just done so well! All of the stamping is perfectly in place, and I love the vintage look of the flowers and butterfly.

Maureen Morton said...

Ah, just enough French to make my heart sing a little, Lin. A great collage with so many yummy elements. Je l'adore!

Elizabeth Allan said...

This is a "scene stealer" Lin!

Wee Von said...

Beautiful Lin, I love all the postage/postcard style. TFS

Virginia L. said...

Congrats on the shout out for this postal card! And congrats on your WIN in the doily challenge over MFW! Way to go, Lin!!

Teresa Zuehls said...

Lovely vintage/romantic card! Great job.

Nina Yang said...

Oh Lin, another beautiful card! Congrats on the shout out as well! :) Love the doily peeking out from the post card!

donna mikasa said...

Simply gorgeous, Lin! Love the layering and the pink butterfly tops it off beautifully! Congrats on the shout out!