I was delighted to find oiut Lin was today's Featured Stamper, I'd recently come across her work and love it - congrats, Lin! Here is one of the cards I chose to CASE today. I changed the colour scheme, did two step stamping instead of paper piecing with the flowers and stitched the chevrons for a different look (so.....I won't be doing that too often - you have to pull through every single thread to the back!). I also changed the sketch slightly.
Date: Sunday, April 14, 2013 GMT Views: 875
Registered: October 21, 2010 Location: in the okanagan in b.c. canada Posts: 11195
Sun, Apr 14, 2013 @ 1:55 AM
Beautiful....like the bold colors....ty for the sewing tip too....Haven't done it on a card yet...but will remember this tip....ty....Love your verse too...when one is down and unsure what to do...it helps a lot....TFS..:0)
------------------------------ We as people are raindrops of colorful ink , falling down Crisp and Clear, each a different shade more vibrant then the last, but once we realize at the bottom of an endless abyss we all fall into the same inkpot forming one color, only then can we come together as one My son.
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Registered: June 19, 2010 Location: Daniel Island, S.C. Posts: 5431
Sun, Apr 14, 2013 @ 5:51 AM
ACK! If I thought the zig-zag stitch was awesome now you've changed it up on me! I realize you didn't include this card in the CAS gallery but I'm thinkin' you could have. The design layout is just wonderful, bold, bright, love that two step stamping too. But you've still left some very well planned white space. This card (IMHO) is a very good example of how to use bold elements and a large sentiment and still get a nice clean and simple look. You just make it look to easy Bridget *wink*
Registered: February 10, 2006 Location: Mid-Atlantic Posts: 4606
Sun, Apr 14, 2013 @ 6:16 AM
I have a friend who loves this scripture verse .... so when I saw your beautiful card I sent it to her as an e-card! I'm sure she'll love it!
------------------------------ "But God demonstrated His love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us ... being now justified by His blood, we shall be saved from wrath through Him." Romans 5:8 & 9
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