My Blue Summer House

My Blue Summer House

Wednesday, 23 March 2011

Seeing Your Face

Card Recipe
Card Blank - 14.5cm x 14.5cm.
Penny Black Stamp - Seeing Your Face.
X-Cut Punch - Flower.
EK Sucess Punch - Retro Flower, Swirl.
Embellishments from stash.
Coloured with Copic markers.
Hints and Tips
The back ground on this card was made using just the top part of this stamp.  The daffodil was stamped in white ink then I added a touch of green to the leaves with a Copic marker and gold Stickles to the stamens to highlight them.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Penny Black Saturday Challenge: Challenge  #143 Spring has Sprung.
Penny Black at Allsorts: March Challenge Welcome Spring.
Papertake Weekly Challenge: It's a Mom Thing.
Penny Black Card Challenge: Background Stamping.

Linda xx


  1. Hi Linda!
    great use of the stamp -
    beautiful springy creation.

    Thanks for sharing this with us at
    Penny Black @ Allsorts;-))m

  2. Gorgeous card so bright and vibrant love the colours :O) Chris xx

  3. Hi Linda.
    It is so nice to see you back with us again at Penny Black at Allsorts and with such a pretty card too. It is just oozing of Spring with all those lovely stamped daffodils. Your image is coloured beautifully and your card is perfect for our challenge this month.
    Good luck in the draw and we hope to see you again.


  4. Such a lovely card full of the joys of Spring. Hugs, Claire x

  5. This is gorgeous Linda and what a great way to use the stamp! I love your lovely yellow flowers - a real touch of spring. xx

  6. Hi Linda
    This is great so cheery just like the gorgeous weather we had today.
    Hugs sally xx

  7. Wow Linda, what a beautiful spring card!
    Hugs Lynsey x

  8. Hi Linda

    What a pretty card, lovely clean cut lines. And clever use of the daffodil from the picture.

    Thank you for joining us at Penny Black at Allsorts this month, good luck and look forward to seeing you again next month.

    B x

  9. Hi Linda

    Great use of your stamp .. .. both for the main image and the background. Fab idea.

    Love your flowers too with their button centres.

    Thank you for sharing with Penny Black at Allsorts this month.

    Love Jules xx

  10. Love to see your Summer house Linda when visiting, your card is great with the good use of the stamp and the vibrant colours.

    Thanks for sharing at Penny Black at Allsorts.



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