Saturday, November 3, 2012

Inspired by Nancy and Lawn Fawn

Nancy over at Happy Heart Studio  did a series of cards recently using a pretty little set from Lawn Fawn called "And a Partridge".  I fell in love with her cards and had to order the set.  It arrived Thursday so today I had some time to play.  I used Nancy's cards as inspiration

First off this card

Inspired by Nancy

I did some embossing with Copper EP onto some PP.  The card base is from a pad I picked up this week from Rosie's studio. 20 card bases with pre-printed Christmas borders for $3.59 ~ not bad value. 5 cards per design.

My next card was inspired by this one of Nancy's

Inspired by Nancy #2

I made the background by clear embossing the Hero Arts Envelope pattern and then did a resist technique using some Peeled Paint distress stain.   I made my little tag the same as Nancy did for her card.  I used another of the card bases in the pad and cut it to be 10.5cm x 10.5cm.  I added the faux stitches.

and finally (for today) I made a little scrapling with the left over card from the card above

Inspired by Nancy ~scrapling

I used some Weathered Wood distress ink, some Copics and Glossy Accents.

So a big thanks to Nancy for making such beautiful inspiring cards.  I feel like I've taken her class!  Something I would love to do someday!!!!

I'm sure I'll be making some more with this set as it's so sweet.



Doreen said...

Beautiful cards love the image and

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joy said...

Such sweet cards, Dawn! I love the first one best - great colors. Looks like you got a great bargain with that package of card bases, too!

Maureen Morton said...

I agree, Nancy is such a sweet inspiration! I love your take - especially the way you combined the patterns. That sweet tag is so adorable! These are great and sounds like you got a bargain, too. Happy weekend.

Barb said...

I love them all, Dawn! I also really enjoyed Nancy's week-long creations and yours are wonderful too! :)

Lin said...

Great job, Dawn, each one has its own special feel and look - a really cute set!

MaxineD said...

What a great set Dawn - and such a versatile stamp set!! Really lovely cards.

paula said...

Wow Dawn what great cards. I really like them all. It's always wonderful how we are inspired by others. Have a wonderful week

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Nancy K said...

Beautiful cards and tag, Dawn! I just love the colors and papers you used; you made these designs your own with your special details. Thanks so much, now you've inspired me!

Greta said...

I loved Nancy's cards, too. You're making good use of that set!

Suzanne C said...

Beautiful set of holiday cards!