Poppies

November 15, 2014

Today was the Annual Swan View Show.  As I have for the past few years, I entered a few items into the Handcraft Section of the Show.

Some of the items are things I have posted here before:

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These rainbow flowers won 1st prize.

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Ist Prize for my Crocheted Coat Hanger

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3rd Prize for my Christmas Tree

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2nd Prize for my Photo Frame

 

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And 1st Prize for my Crocheted Poppies

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Sarah at the Show

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Neil at the Show

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And me at the show.

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JAI # 240 Just Add Texture

November 13, 2014

It’s time for the new Just Add Ink Challenge, which is Just Add Texture.  This is a Challenge that I came up with.  There are so many ways to add texture to our projects.  Whether it be embossing, ribbons or embellishments.

I looked up the meaning of Texture and this is what I found:

Texture

Noun – the feel, appearance or consistency of a surface

Synonyms: feel, touch

Verb – give (a surface) a rough or raised texture

I made a card, here it is:
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I used embossing, ribbon and some Hessian (burlap) on my card for Texture.  Even the red glitter creates texture.  It was fun to make too.
So I hope you can join in the Just Add Ink Challenge too.  Visit us here to see the other projects made by the Design Team.

Just Add Ink # 239 – Color Challenge

November 6, 2014

Here we go with the next Just Add Ink Challenge…….
It’s a colour challenge this week, courtesy of Nikki.  It’s a lovely combo that includes Neutrals and In-colours to inspire you.  Hope you can play along with us……..Here are the colours:

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Here is my card:

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I made this for a lovely lady I know that is having Heart Surgery this week.

Don’t you love these colours?  Go to Just Add Ink to check out what the rest of the DT have created.