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Tuesday, 16 July 2013

Same image, two cards

Good morning everyone, I hope that all is well in your world :o)
I know I've said it before, but this heat is laying me low. I am going out for a stroll very early in the mornings to get a bit of air and exercise before the temperature soars yet again then staying in for the rest of the day. At least I have got the Tour de France to watch! Good job I'm on holiday this week as it's awful on the checkouts when it's hot :o(
Anyway, I'm sure you didn't come on here to see me moaning. When the rest of you are moaning cuz it's not warm enough, I am loving it LOL!
Here are my cards for today, I hope you like them :o)



Made both of these just because I wanted to.
For a change, I have used Papermania 5" Kraft card blanks instead of making my own.
I stamped the Stampendous images onto what looks like kraft card but in fact it is cut from foolscap filefolders. My friend gave me a pack of 200, which makes 400 sheets so I think they will last me a little while LOL.
Stamped with Versamark then heat embossed with Cosmic Shimmer Tropic Pearl Lustre and Stampendous detail white respectively. Sentiments are from a set by Creative Time.
Jackie xx

15 comments:

Crafty Moone Cards said...

Beautiful cards Jackie. Take care. Sue x

Sue - bearhouse said...

These are gorgeous. I love the images stamped onto the filefolders which look just like Kraft card. The sentiment are beautiful too.
take care in the heat
Sue xx

Doreen said...

Gorgeous cards Jackie,love the image.xxx

Lesley said...

Hope you are getting to grips with your new camera - it has been a tad hot just recently!! - was one of the lake you visited on the road between Daycott and Sawley - love your embossed cards - best wishers Lesley x

coops said...

these are gorgeous Jackie.i love the stamp and fab cas design :D

xx coops xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Both cards are beautiful Jackie!!
Kevin xx

Myrna said...

Jackie
Love your cards. You do inspire me.
I am with you all the way, the cooler the better. Heat and I just don't mix.
Myrna

kay said...

Beautiful cards Jackie, pleased I am not the only one to hide from the sun x

Chrissys for Cards said...

I love these and what a fantastic idea to use file folders. They are very impressive cards

Donna Mosley said...

Two wonderful cards Jackie, love the design & image.

Donna x

Christine said...

hi Jackie your creations always make me smile..these are just lovely must try harder at CAS creations you make it look so easy..lol thanks for your comm. re Koi pond..yes lots of hard work but worth it in the end..no fun in the winters weve been having keeping Koi, + the price of electric & water..

smiles Christine x

Wishcraft said...

I'm doing plenty of moaning too Jackie, it's far too hot for me! Your cards are gorgeous, love the stamps you've used :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Vicky said...

I just love how you create such an effective card with such a simple idea, just stunning

hugs Vicky xx

Cards by Alison said...

Wow Jackie stunning cards love the white one the best. Love Alison xx

Viv said...

Oooh fab cards Jackie,great stamping and love the colour combo too. We are also gripped by the cycling too. Andrew cycled around our coast again last week 250 miles....phew! He still can't find anyone who can keep up with him sadly....although his partner this year did better than most.:) Viv xx