Saturday, February 9, 2019

A 10 Minute Valentine

 

Oops! We were addressing our Valentine's Day cards to be sent out yesterday, when my husband pointed out we were one short! A  rummage through my stash and some quick stamping and embossing led to this less than 10 minute card.


The stamped background is Heritage Lace by Wendy Vecchi. I inked it in Watering Can Archival and blended with Victorian Velvet Distress Oxide. I had the heart die cuts in my stash (Tim Holtz Heartfelt Bigz); I just colored them with oxides: Victorian Velvet and Black Soot. The butterfly/heart die cut was a gift from Autumn. I colored it with Seedless Preserves and Barn Door oxide and clear embossed. The butterflies were too bright, so I sponged with Picket Fence paint and inked with Black Soot. The greeting is an Occasions Small Talk sticker inked with Antique Linen.


Another flat card!  Not my finest, but I just think it's amazing what you can make in less than 10 minutes! Thanks so much for stopping in! Hugs! Sara Emily

Challenge shares:
Scrapy Land Challenge #107 Anything Goes  I used a Sizzix die and and unknown maker die cut.

14 comments:

  1. I wish I could create something so pretty in 10 minutes! Lucky recipients! The background lace stamp looks like real lace in the photo.

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  2. OH WOW this is sooooooooo pretty! Great job! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Hearts’ challenge! Good Luck and we hope you’ll come back often.

    Darlene
    DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please stop in for a visit!

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  3. I know you think it is not your finest but 10 minutes... wow! If I could make a card as beautiful as this in 10 minutes I would be on cloud 9. I love it! Hugs, Anne xx

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  4. My gosh, in ten minutes, I can't even pick out paper!! This is so gorgeous Sara Emily!! I love the beautiful design and the details!! It's so stunning!! Thank you so much for playing along at Scrapy Land!! Have a great weekend!! Big hugs :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  5. What an amazing card for a 10 minute dash, it’s fantastic and comes from the heart xxx

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  6. Wow, that is one amazing result of a 10 minute dash... super card!! Delicate, beautiful composition and super colour too! Well done!!!

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  7. WOW, LOVE what you have created for our fabulous challenge HEARTS this time of LOVE. Thanks for your entry and good luck in the draw @ DOUBLE D
    {aNNie}Designer for Double D challenges


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  8. Wow how great that your husband recognized you needed another valentine and thatyou were able to create such a great card in ten minutes. Thanks for taking the time to link up with us at Double D Challenge Blog. We hope you will join us for future challenges.

    Kathy
    DD DT

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  9. Gorgeous card and I can't believe such a beauty was made in only 10 minutes, wow...that's the sort of crafting I need to do, lol! Thank you so much for sharing and for playing along with us over on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog... x

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  10. Oh, so pretty! Very delicate and full of detailed beauty! Thanks so much for joining us at Dies R Us for the challenge!

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  11. Oh my Sara, if only I could produce something like this in 10 minutes, what a super creative card. I tend to get lost in time when I have a moment to craft, I believe they call it day dreaming hee hee!! Hope you have had a wonderful day..
    Happy Valentine's Hugs Tracey xx

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  12. Ten minutes.... huh.... What fun your mind must have coordinating with your hands, and bringing to fruition a lovely piece that looks as though you took hours making! It's wonderful, Sara, and I know the recipient will be delighted! And the bright red hearts dancing over the heart "wreath" bring everything together! So pretty! Wishing you a great day. hugs, de

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  13. Fabulous details on this gorgeous card! Thanks for joining us at Double "D" Challenges.
    Amelia (Double "D" Challenge Design Team)

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  14. Lovely card! Great ideas! Thank you for playing with us at Crafts Dreamy Challenge! Hugs Sunila & Aditi

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