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Friends with Flair last one of 2013


Hello Friends!! 

I finally made it home to Scotland I am enjoying being home :)  I made this card right before I left New York and wanted to enter it to the final 2013 Friends with Flair :)  I coloured this card with distress inks using a paint brush and sponge. I need to work on my technique a little but I am happy with the way it came out. I used my new Phyllis Harris stamp Reach for the STARS you can find it here.

Thanks for visiting I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and have blessed 2014 when it comes around see you next year :)

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  1. Beautiful card. Great techniques. TFS

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  2. Beautiful! I need to practice that technique...

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  3. This is stunning!! I need to ink this stamp up soon

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  4. This is so beautiful! I love your starry blue background! Happy new year!

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  5. Awesome card Mandi. Glad you made it home. Wishing you a fabulous 2014.

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  6. Amazing! The colors look so rich. Glad you made it home and Happy New Year!

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  7. Oh, this is adorable. So encouraging. I may have to pick up that cute stamp. Happy New Year.

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  8. This is precious and worthy of framing! Have a fabulous visit and safe trip, Mandi.

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  9. Beautifully done! Gorgeous! Glad to hear you arrived safely - and that you're having fun! :) Happy New Year!

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