Friday, February 11, 2011

The Stamp Man challenge- hearts. Show us some love!

Have you made your Valentine a card yet? The challenge at The Stamp Man this fortnight is Hearts, so it's the perfect excuse to spread a little love!
My card is made using a fabulous set from the Stamp Man called Artistic Elements. The winged heart is one of my favourites, and I decided to keep it simple and just stamp and emboss the image and the torn edge of the red card. I'm not apologising for my photography skills this time, I tried to catch the light on the embossed areas to try to show the different colours in the Moonglow embossing powders- I used Cosmic blue/mauve and it really changes colours when you move it.
The base card and the background to the main image is stamped with Tim Holtz mini stamps in Fired Brick and Barn Door. 
Now I just have to decide who to send it to.........
I'm entering this into the following challenges:
Simon Says Stamp and Show......some embossing
Papertake weekly challenge- Show some heart
Ooh La La Challenge blog- For someone special
Let's ink it up- Romance/Valentine
Allsorts- Love love love
Crafts and me- Red
Stamp Something.....for your Valentine

Distress Inks in Barn Door and Fired Brick
Red ribbon and gold key


  1. What a beautiful card. Love the embossing.
    Hugs xx

  2. Very Pretty and so creative
    Thank you so much for sharing with us at ooh la la this week

  3. Fabulous colours Lisa, love the embossing on it.
    Have a great weekend.
    luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox

  4. Great hearts with wings, fabulous! Thanks for joining us at Stampotique Designer's Challenge.

  5. Gorgeous work, love the embossing and colour combo. Thanks for sharing with us at LIIU, Suzanne x

  6. Fabulous card - great techniques
    Thanks for sharing the love with us at Allsorts this week.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

  7. Fab card lisa! That heart design is one of my favourites too, especially with moonglow EP. Being a more solid design it really shows the effects well.

    Have a good weekend:)

    Jill x

  8. Fab card. Thanks for joining us at Stampotique.

  9. Simple it may be but very effective - love it. Thanks for sharing at LIIU.

    Hugs Ali x

  10. Gorgeous card, and you are so right, that heart is a fab. image. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers. xx

  11. A great take on the love theme! Thank you for sharing with us at Stampotique this week!
    Val :)

  12. Beautiful card. Thank you for joining the Stampotique challenge!

  13. Fabulous card in beautiful colours! Thanks for joining us at Stampotique Designer's Challenge.

  14. Beautiful card, that EP is gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at LIIU
    Claire xx

  15. Ooo. . love the rich color on this, and the embossing is wonderful! Thanks for joining the Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge!

  16. Gorgeous card,the embossing looks great! Thanks for playing along this week at Crafty Cardmakers.
    Fiona x

  17. Lisa I love the way this sparkles and shines and those fabulously distress edges. A perfect piece of art work. Beautifully done. Thanks for visiting and leaving me a sweet comment on my blog.

    Bear Hugs,
    Carol :O}

  18. This is a beautiful romantic creation...;) Thank you for joining us at LIIU! hugs, Joanna x

  19. This is beautiful, I love the embossing x

  20. I love moonglow! Beautiful card! Thank you for joining the Stampotique designer challenge! Happy Valentines day!

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  22. oooh I love the red. So, who did you give it to?!
    Thanks for joining the Stampotique Designers Challenge :-) Kate


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