Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Simon Says.........Anything Goes!

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Happy Wednesday!  Welcome to another challenge at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!


Our theme this week is Anything Goes and my teamies and I are showcasing Wplus9 goodies.  

I have 2 cards, both using flowers in the colors of the season.

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supplies: Bristol paper and Audrey Blue card stock, Wplus9 Beautiful Bouquets Mums and Hand Lettered Thanks stamps, Spectrum Aqua markers and water, Simon's Thanks and Stitched Rectangle dies

When I think of mums, I think of those in autumn colors of golds, burgundies, and rusts, and colored these with that in mind.  Dawn of Wplus9 makes it so easy to make a card with her Beautiful Bouquets stamps - I just trimmed a piece of Bristol, stamped and watercolored the image, and added a few splatters and my sentiment. 

This next one features an older stamp, but one I still enjoy playing with, because it's one of those multi-stamp sets where you can overstamp to give a little more detail:

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supplies: Simon Cream and Orange Peel card stock, Wplus9 Watercolored Anemones, Altenew Warm and Cozy inks, Hero Arts Green Hills and Grass inks, Simon's Thanks Scallop Border die

I stamped the sprays and flowers, cut them out, and then trimmed the lower one to fit under and around the scalloped panel.

Now it's your turn!  Heidi has provided another $50.00 gift voucher


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to the amazing Simon Says Stamp store for 1 lucky random winner of this week's challenge!


12 comments:

  1. Both are beautiful, Lin. I love the color wash behind the stamping on your first card.

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  2. Two gorgeous fall cards, Lin! Especially love the color combo on card 1 and the curved scalloped layer on card 2!!

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  3. Beautiful as always Lin, love the scallop on the second card xxx

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  4. Gorgeous cards, the mums are spectacular, and I love the tucked in anemones.

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  5. Beautiful florals cards Lin! The first is oozing with fall!

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  6. Both such gorgeous cards Lin! I especially love the blue painted shadow you have on your first card and the layout on the second. Thanks for the inspiration! Hugs Gwendolyn

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  7. what beautiful cards Lin. You do floral cards to perfection.

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  8. Beautiful cards Lin - I love the colours you have used on the second card, and the way you have used the scalloped border
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  9. I am seriously just so in love with this card!!

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  10. Such pretty cards! I love the blue cardstock you used with those autumnal coloured mums - beautiful 😁. Wishing you a happy new week! J 😊

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  11. Beautiful cards Lin, your colouring is fabulous and so pretty. Thank you for your help whilst I was away. Very much appreciated x

    Jo x

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  12. Absolutely gorgeous floral cards.
    luv
    Debby

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Thank you so much for your kind comments - they make my day!