My Blue Summer House

My Blue Summer House

Wednesday, 27 July 2011

By The River

Card Recipe
Card Blank - 14.5cm x14.5cm.
Lili Of The Valley Stamp - By The River.
Echo Park Paper Co - A Walk In The Park.
Spellbinders Nestabilities Die - Petite Scalloped Circles Large, Standard Circles Large.
Martha Stewart Border Punch - Vine Trim.
Embellishments from own stash.
This image was coloured in using Copic markers.
Hints and Tips
If you don't have buttons to match your project you can always make your own.  Cut a circle of shrink plastic, punch two holes in the middle of the circle and colour it in, then shrink.

This card was entered into the following challenges:
Fab 'n' Funky Challenge: Challenge #83 Clash of the Colours.
Truly Scrumptious Challenge: Challenge #62 Buttons and Bows.
One Stop Craft Challenge: Challenge #141 A Recipe Challenge.
Lili Of The Valley Challenge: Challenge #106 Fun and Games.

Love Linda xxx


  1. This is a gorgeous card Linda - love the paper and the added buttons give it a great touch. Hugs, Claire x

  2. Fantastic card, the colours are great together

  3. What a great boy card :o) And the big bow is perfect.
    Hugs Laila

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  4. Love the colours on this one Linda and, of course, the fab LOTV stamp. xx

  5. Hi sweetie, this is gorgeous, love the colours that you have used, thanks for joining us this week at Lili of the Valley, big hugs love Pops x x x

  6. Saw your card in the LOTV entries. It's gorgeous! Love the design paper, buttons and bow. Very sweet image and beautifully coloured!
    Hugs Sue xx

  7. So cute Linda, fabulous card.

  8. This is such a gorgeous card Linda. I love the colour you've used and the image also. Thanks for joining us this week at Truly Scrumptious. Hugs Michele x

  9. Hi Linda,this is gorgeous,as are all your cards.I have just become a follower,love seeing your cards on do-crafts,so thought I would pop over to see your blog,its great.
    Wendy xx

  10. Lovely card Linda such a sweet image and i love your colours. Thanks for joining us at papertake weekly
    Angie x

  11. Hello Linda, oh a fanatastic card, I love the dp and gorgeous image, Karenxx

  12. Sorry, meant to say thanks for joining us at Fab n funky this week, Karenx

  13. What a cute card, Thank you so much for entering our challenge at Truly Scrumptious this fortnight, good luck & hope you’ll join us again!
    Hugz Fleur xXx


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