Sunday, 9 July 2017

Weddings and Sausage Rolls

It's been a weekend of 2 halves ... yesterday was glorious and I got a good bit of my fence painted - a job I love doing!  No really, I could happily paint fencing all day long!
Today was a bit icky and damp, but I'd a few cards I needed to make so that was the perfect excuse to leave the rest of the fence painting for another day.

This first one uses this lovely Stamping Bella image.  Apparently the bride is a redhead, so I did my best with her hair.  Coloured with watercolour pencils.  Clear gloss added to the roses and sparkle to the bunting and to the 'frilly' bits of her dress.  My bunting is an oldie stamp from many moons ago - think it was from Creative Inspirations but I wouldn't swear to that.  I must confess, I love how this one turned out :)

And here's one for a giggle ... its for a student we've had in work this past year who always judged how good an event he was at on the quality of the sausage rolls!  It's turned into a running joke with us, so I reckon he'll like this ;)
My picture was stolen from Google and then I just added the sentiment and a little gold star.

18 comments:

  1. I love how it turned out too Lynne, fabulous image used. It all works together so beautifully. Thank you for sharing over at That's Crafty and joing the Anything Goes blog challenge..
    Best Wishes Tracey.

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  2. I love your very personal cards today. They both turned out really well, and that wedding card is just fantastic! The bride looks like a perfect redhead to me.

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  3. Love the in joke in the second card. The stamping Bella wedding stamp is my go to for wedding cards, love the clean look of your card x

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  4. I love the Stamping Bella Up Town Girls and this is one of their sweetest images that you colored beautifully, the banners add to the happy, festive mood of the lovely couple. I'm guessing this beauty went to Paul and Nicole? I bet they loved it.
    Thank you for sharing with us at RETRO RUBBER, hope you play again next time.
    Hugs,
    Maria Rodriguez.DT

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  5. Gotta love it! Who doesn't like sausage rolls? Great card! LOL Thanks for sharing it with us at Crafty Creations ! Ciao, Lisa DT

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  6. What a wonderful personalized card. Lovely job with the little bits and coloring. Thanks for playing along with Retro Rubber!

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  7. Such a great wedding card Lynne, love the bunting. LOVE the sausage rolls card hehehe xx

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  8. A lovely image on your gorgeous card, thanks for joining us at MAWTT this time, xxxx

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  9. Such an adorable central image and it's coloured so delicately and beautifully! Love the little heart hovering above them! The bunting adds an even more festive mood and so lovely that you have personalised it for them. Thank you for joining us at Retro Rubber for our wedding challenge.

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  10. Your wedding card is just perfect in all it's details, including the personalization, Lynne. Thanks for sharing it with us at Addicted to Stamps and More.

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  11. Hi Lynne,
    what a very super card and such a lovely stamped image too.
    Your colouring is very wonderful, and it's a super design.
    Thank you for joining the MAWTT Challenge.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L. DT

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  12. Hi Lynne! What a fabulous project. You are one very creative and talented gal. I enjoy seeing what you're up to, and love your art. Thanks so much for stopping by to share your talents with us. I love it when you play along in our challenges. God bless you, and please join us again soon.
    Karen L
    Word Art Wednesday

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  13. Your wedding card is lovely; one that will be treasured by the newlyweds! The bride's red hair: beautiful! So glad you shared this gem in the ATSM CAS challenge!
    ~carol

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  14. This is one of my all time fave wedding stamps, I elected not to use it this time, as it gets SO much use. Love what you have done with it here, I especially like the bunting. Thanks for playing along with us at Retro Rubber this time. Claire DT

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  15. Cute card, love the image. Thanks for joining us at Retro Rubber.

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  16. So sweet! Great coloring! Love the images! Thanks for joining the RR challenge!

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  17. Lynne, you have every right to be pleased with this card!!! I love this stamp image!! And your coloring is divine! Thanks so much for sharing it with Retro Rubber's chapel challenge. Always enjoy seeing you in our gallery!

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  18. A great card. I love personalisation on a card especially for very special occasions they always seem to mean a lot more to the recipients. Lovely colouring on your card. Thank you for sharing with us at MAWTT. Beckie x

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