Wednesday, March 26, 2014

A Vintage Card -- for DigiStamps4Joy

It's time for some mid-challenge inspiration at DigiStamps4Joy.  The challenge theme is Vintage.  I don't often make vintage cards, so I thought long and hard about this before I started.  Once I got going, I had a great time. I used the Floral Letter digi stamp to create my vintage card.
Here's what I came up with:


I colored the digi stamp image with Copic markers on the flowers.  For the envelope, I swiped it with Tim Holtz distress ink in Old Paper. Then, I fussy cut it.  The Frills easel card is a cutting file from My Scrap Chick. The digi stamp is mounted on a lace flower I created using 3 Girl JAM lace from the new Light & Bright bundle.
I hope you enjoyed my vintage card for challenge #88.  Make something yourself, and come link up with us! You have until April 2, when another challenge starts.
I'd like to enter this card in the following challenges:

Catered Crop -- Spring Fever recipe swap
Come and Get It Challenges -- Easter/Spring
Sister Act Card Challenge -- ATG
Stamping Sensations -- all Things Pink
Hobbybook Designer Challenge -- Spring
613 Avenue Create-- ATG
Lacy Sunshine -- ATG
Scribble and Scrap -- Always ATG
That Craft Place -- Flowers &/or Mother's Day
Created with Love -- Girlie
Fitztown Challenge -- ATG
My Craft Creations -- ATG
Ooh La La Challenges -- for a special lady
Scrapbook Stamp Society -- ATG/use a butterfly optional


19 comments:

  1. Julie this is just too beautiful. So adore the decorative circle shape and superb colouring.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  2. Very pretty. Thanks for joining us at Fitztown Challenge Blog. Hope to see you again and good luck!
    Ema
    FCB DT Coordinator

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  3. Fantastic card,lovely image!
    Thank for joining us at Fitztown Challenge and ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge
    Gr.Kaija DT-member

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  4. Julie this is so very beautiful.

    gr karin
    and

    Thanks for join us at ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge.

    Greetings Karin DT Coördinator

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  5. What a pretty pink creation! elegant and beautiful! Thanks for joining us at stamping sensations this month and good luck!

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  6. This is so pretty! I love those flowers you colored so beautifully & the design of this card!

    Thanks so much for playing along with us @ 613 Avenue Create & hope to see you back again for our next challenge!!!!

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  7. This turned out so pretty Julie! I LOVE it! :o)

    Theresa

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  8. How very pretty Julie and perfect for our Pretty in Pink theme.

    Thanks so much for sharing your creativity with us at Stamping Sensations challenge.

    B x

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  9. This is lovely, Julie…that rosette turned out beautifully on your frills easel card! Beautiful work as always my dear!

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  10. Julie!! Hello friend : )

    I can't believe I've "run into you" today! I saw a post you left on a card at "Paper Meets Glue" I didn't know you had this blog :) I have a "new" blog too.

    I am going to go see all you've been up to!

    I will write again soon. I got your card yesterday, thank you. So great to be back in touch! : )

    (((Hugs)))
    Patti

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  11. This is very beautiful thanks for joining us at sister act this week and ds4j and good luck

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  12. So very pretty Julie..gorgeous.
    Thanks for joining in with us at Lacy Sunshine this week..

    Luv CHRISSYxx

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  13. This is such a pretty card. Love the pink lace! Thanks for joining in with us at Stamping Sensations this month. Maddy x

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  14. Beautiful, thanks for joining us at Stamping sensations this month
    Francesca x

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  15. A lovely card. The image and lace look fabulous.
    Thank you for joining in with the Scribble & Scrap challenge and good luck x

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  16. What a great vintage card, cute floral image & design!
    Thanks for joining us for the Easter/Spring challenge at Come And Get It, hope to see you come back soon!
    ¸..• ´¨¨)) -:¦:-¸.•´ .•´¨¨))*((¸¸.•´ ..•´
    Shell in Alaska ~ CAGI DT ~
    {http://akstamping.blogspot.com}

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  17. such a pretty easel - wonderful card - thanks for joining That Craft Place this fortnight. Hugs Rachel xx

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  18. Beautiful card and a fab colouring .Thank you so much for entering our challenge at Scrapbooking and Stamp Society .Good luck and i hope you return with another stunning Project.
    Hugs Gudrun DT

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  19. such a sweet card thanks for joining us at OLL
    hugs

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