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Tuesday, 29 March 2011

Less Is More - Week 8

Well, I didn't get around to my second entry for last week's masculine challenge - honestly I just don't know what happens to the time these days!!!  Anyway, tt's now week 8 for the Less Is More girls and their fabulous challenge blog.  This week they have given us a sketch they want us to follow.  The sketch is pirmarily based on a DL card but you can change it if you want to so long as the sketch can still be seen clearly.
I went with a DL card, basically because if I try and change the shape of the card to match the sketch it always goes wrong! LOL
So here is the sketch to use:
And this is the card I made for it.
I have used a pale lilac DL card, added a piece of DP across the middle towards the bottom and instead of a circle I have added a butterfly using my shapeabilities. 
I added a "Thinking of You" sentiment at the top left (hopefully to balance it out???) - this is a Clarity Stamp that I have had for ages and use quite a bit. 
So that's it really, a simple CAS card following a sketch.
The card is for a friend whose little boy (3 months old) has to undergo an operation tomorrow to remove a tumour and one kidney - life can be crap at times can't it?)  Fingers crossed for everything to go OK!

11 comments:

  1. This card is very beautiful!

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  2. Dawn, this is simply gorgeous!!

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  3. Oh gosh, how can these things happen! Wicked world
    Super card, perfect for the occasion
    Wishing the little lad all the best
    mandi
    "Less is More"

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  4. Such a lovely, elegant card. Perfect for it's purpose..x

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  5. Beautiful card, very thoughtful. x

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  6. This is simply beautiful, perfect CAS style, I love that butterfly, but I'm so sorry that you need it for your friend.
    I hope all goes well with the surgery!
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  7. Beautiful card darling I love it and the flutterby is perfect
    Sorry to hear about your friends baby I hope all goes well
    Hugs Susie xx

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  8. Oh this is beautiful! Gorgeous colours and the butterfly is so pretty! Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

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  9. Such a pretty card. Hope the baby is ok.
    Lynne xxx

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  10. Hi Dawn,

    Lovely thoughtful card for your friend. Hope it all works out ok. x

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  11. Such a pretty card! Love that butterfly and the lilac color with white. :o)

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