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Sunday, 29 April 2012

Less is more

Hello again, I just thought I'd make a simple card for the Less is more sketch challenge. I can't believe how much hassle this one caused!
 This is the second card blank. First time the word stamp didn't cling properly and fell off onto the card blank so I thought I'd get away with turning it over. Then I got brown ink from my finger on the card blank, so I turned it inside out.....and the stamp fell off again! Another rummage in the drawer found another thank you stamp so I got another card blank out and tried again....Yahoo...did it. In this case less was definitely more - work that is!

Thanks for looking

Helen xx

15 comments:

  1. A smear of glue form a glue stick onto the acrylic block often helps when cling stamps are uncooperative!
    Super card now however!
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  2. It might have been more work but I think it was definitely worth it. Turned out great.
    Anne x

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  3. It turned out fabulously, Helen. I'm glad you didn't give up.
    I am a new follower from The Outlawz Follow Me forum.
    Blessings,
    Teresa

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  4. Sometimes the simplest cards take the longest! It's turned out well in the end though.

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  5. It looks great Helen, sometimes things just go wrong don't they, we have all been there lol.Glad you persevered though, looks great now :) Viv xx

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  6. Well done Helen, great card!! I'm too scared to stamp straight onto the card blank (whimp!!!) but you have a perfect card

    hugs Vicky x x x

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  7. Beautiful card, Helen! Someone will sure be lucky to get this happy mail! Thanks for sharing :)

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  8. Hi Helen...it might have been more work but it was worth it. Lovely CAS card.
    Debbie x

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  9. Oh Helen - I do feel for you. This happens to me so many times! I find a glue stick ad Chrissie mentioned or a quick spray of Crafters' Companion Stick & Spray normally does the trick. Lovely card.

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  10. Fantastic result despite your stamping mishaps! We've all been there! xxx

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  11. Love the background colour that adds a punch to the simple image. Great LIM card :)

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  12. it was definately worth persevering with it - a fabulous card! hugs, annie x

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  13. It looks fabulous Helen despite all the work! Vicky x

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