Monday, 25 July 2011

LIM week 25 recipe

It's week 25 now over at 'Less is More', this
week it's a recipe (button or ribbon). I pulled
a muscle in my shoulder/back the other day &
have been in a lot of pain and not sleeping.
However I managed to cobble together a
quick card today. Not brilliant I know,
but I had a 'go' at least. I may do another
.......I may not, depends on this nagging pain
I have, feels like someone is stabbing me with
a sharp knife atm.Sorry for the moan, on with
the card details.
PP pink damask card which I stamped with my
(create a scene) tree stamp in white ink. I embossed
that in seafoam white then shaded the trees with a
little green chalk here and there. I used the dots folder
to emboss another matt which I also shaded with
green chalk.I added some white organza ribbon
which I edged in green with my Promarkers . I used
a just for you sentiment stamp stamped in  lime green ink.
The green was too dark so I embossed it in seafoam
white to make it match the trees( handy hint).I coloured
some clear gems with a promarker in green to match it too.
Hmmm still not sure......sorry photo isn't good either,
looks better in real for yet another pain killer


  1. Pretty card Viv, I do hope your pain abates really soon!
    Thanks so much
    Lady LIM
    "Less is More"

  2. Gorgeous colours Viv, hope the pain goes away soon:(
    Val x

  3. Very soft colours, lovely tree image. hope you are feeling better soon.

  4. Oh dear Viv, hope you're feeling better soon. A lovely card, I love the soft green.xx

  5. a lovely, delicate card, viv! i hope your shoulder pain goes away quickly!

  6. Such a lovely soft pastel card.

  7. OUCH Viv, I do feel for you
    I think your card is super, you know me I do love to chuck a few shapes on a card lol
    Thank you so much
    Diva LIM
    "Less is More"

  8. Hi Viv
    Sorry you are in the wars..lovely card....

    Hugs Sylvie

  9. Lovely card Viv, gorgeous colours. I can really sympathise with you about your shoulder, I had the same thing a couple of months ago. You need to rest it so you are alright for your sons wedding. Ours is in september so a bit longer to wait. Hope you feel better soon.
    Lynne xxx

  10. Beautiful, love the soft colours.

  11. Gorgeous card! Love those soft colours, they match perfectly with the organza ribbon!

  12. Hi Viv, OOOh poor you, hope you feel much better and soon:0) Pretty card a really delicate shade! Congrats on your good news, a double dose, fabulous! Gay xxx

  13. Beautiful CAS card Viv - love the shades of green. I am so sorry to hear about your shoulder pain, hope it gets better very soon.
    Congratulations on your fabulous "double grandma" news - grandchildren are wonderful!

    Thank you so much for visiting my blog today and becoming a Follower - I was amazed at all the kind comments you left. Have a happy day - hugs, Sylvia xx

  14. Great card, lovely soft colours. Hope your pain eases soon. Carol x

  15. Oh poor you Viv - it's horrible struggling on when you're in pain. Hope it heals soon. I love the misty quality your card has and it was a great idea to use organza ribbon with it too. Vx

  16. Ohhh, I love this card - it's so creative! Love the polka dot embossing and the soft colours! I hope your pain eases for you, not nice!

  17. Sorry to hear you are in pain hope you recover quickly. Despite the injury though you have produced a gorgeous card, lovely colours and embossing.



Thankyou so much for leaving a comment, everyone much appreciated :) Viv xx

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