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Sunday, 31 August 2014

Simple Sunday Scraps...

Happy Simple Sunday,

Today's card is the second part form Friday and is, again, made from the scraps left over form that card.  All I simply did was to mount the waste piece form cutting the Delicate Daisies onto a double sided sheet and add Creative Expressions Glacier Ice.  I added some matching gems in the centres and mounted the whole piece on a hand cut Lavender card.

The final detail is the faux stitching around the edges and the stems and leaves.  I drew these on by hand ( difficult as I haven't done much drawing since leaving art college some 15 years ago) with a fine line pen.

A simple and quick card for a Sunday,

Ingredients:
Sue Wilson Delicate Daisies Die
Double Sided Adhesive sheets
Creative Expressions Glacier Ice
Pen!

Enjoy...

18 comments:

  1. Hi John,
    WOW, Another Amazing Card, I Really Love This Sue Wilson Daisies Die I Must Purchase On My Return From My Holiday, I Love The Creative Expression Glazier Iced Snow This Has More Texture Which I Love And More Bling!
    I Love The Faux Stitching Which I Know It Sound Silly But Im Not Good At!
    Take Care John
    Hugs from Sam x

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  2. Hi John,
    great card today, and to think it's using whats left of Fridays card.
    Love that creative Expressions Glacier Ice background.
    Crafty Regards. Jenny L.

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  3. Eh up John
    Very CAS for you but very pretty. Great way of using what may have gone in the bin.
    Have a great day.
    Ang x

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  4. Glad to see a great piece using the scraps. Gorgeous, xxx

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  5. Scraps! Never! It looks amazing I "squeeze" my cuts onto card & afterwards think if I'd given it a bit of thought "that would have made a nice aperture" etc I was determind not to get the daisies because the flowers from Sue's previous collection are on my Need List but... I'm changing my mind (again!)

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  6. Morning John,
    The simplicity of your scrap card is stunning, with a different sentiment it would be a good sympathy card.
    Lydia
    X

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  7. Great card today-I also forget to think about where i'm cutting dies out of on card & wouldn't think ahead to be avle to make something lovely like this.

    Luckily for my credit card I wasn't able to find the Daisy dies yesterday-guess i'll be ordering online later!

    Michele.

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  8. Morning John, this card worked out really well, considering you were using scraps. Janice x

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  9. Hi John, a great card. No-one would know its from "left overs".

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  10. Great card John - what you are really saying is to plan ahead, and not just cut out flowers randomly, or squashed into the corner of a sheet of card, in an effort to not waste that sheet. In future, I'll try and plan to get two from one!

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  11. Congratulations John as mentioned above a bit of planning can make sure that actually nothing is wasted. Really like what you have done on this card, best wishes Jackie

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  12. Beautiful John, looks fab. Great use of waste though I would not call that waste it was cleverly thought out.

    Love & Hugs

    Jacquie J xxx
    http://jewelscardcraft.blogspot.co.uk/

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  13. Hi John. What a gorgeous card, I love it. And like Leslie and Jackie I must remember to think about how I cut my dies so that I can get 2 instead of just saving paper by cutting in the corner! Thank you for a lovely card and a great tip. Take care.

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  14. Hi John,
    You're amazing how you use your scraps to make a perfectly lovely card....I must try and start to think more wisely after using my diecuts and see what's left over. Many thanks for the inspiration.
    I'm a bit late today as I've just got back from Sincerely Yours craft show at Leigh.
    Spent too much but had a great time with my crafting buddy.

    Love Sheila xx

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  15. Hi John. Very different type of card from you but it's very pretty.
    Love Val x

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  16. fantastic card love the simplicity of this card .Laura O

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  17. Lovely card John,and I never think ,ahead when cutting,it is a great tip.
    Thanks for the inspiration .
    Ita.

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  18. Catching up with blogs so commenting backwards if that makes sense - so not seen Fridays card yet (I know what I mean) !!! Fab card. & luv your doodling - passes for me xx GailT xx

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