Sunday 11 March 2012

Not freshly stamped but freshly published...


Really? The weekend has flown by already? It's true what they say: time flies when you're having fun! Although my fun didn't consist of much inky therapy this weekend, I do have some projects to share still from the February 2012 issue of CARDS magazine.

I was fortunate enough to get three projects picked up so without further ado let's kick it off with a lot of Hero Arts goodness:

Let's Talk

Next pairing a sentiment from PTI with a cute felt embellishment from Maya Road:

All Things Grow With Love

And finally, my attempt at a shabby-chic/vintagey love card:

I Love You So Much

I guess it doesn't hurt to ink up outside of your comfort zone after all! A huge thanks, CARDS for featuring my work, and as always, thank you for stopping by today! I'll be back later this week to lift the trap on some exciting news I've been sitting on for what seems like ages - can't wait! *grin*

Catch ya later!

Card Deets
{Let's Talk}
Stamps: Just Saying Hi Clear Set, Classic Fabric Design Cling Stamp (Hero Arts)
Ink: Antique Linen (Distress Ink)/Tuxedo Black (Memento)
Cardstock: Vintage Cream (Papertrey Ink)
Patterned Paper: Library Ledger Collection (Papertrey Ink)
Accessories: True Black Ribbon (Papertrey Ink)/Bling (Zva)/Office Clip (Home Supply!)

{All Things Grow With Love}
Stamps: Everyday Buttons Bits (Papertrey Ink)
Ink: Rich Cocoa (Memento)/Pure Poppy (Papertrey Ink)
Cardstock: Fine Linen, New Leaf (Papertrey Ink)
Accessories: Lemon Tart Buttons, Sweet Blush Ribbon, Text Impression Plate, Jute Twine (Papertrey Ink)/Felt Tree Embellishment (Maya Road)

{I Love You So Much}
Stamps: Daily Designs, Signature Greetings, Fancy Flourishes (Papertrey Ink)
Ink: Rich Cocoa (Memento)/Pure Poppy (Papertrey Ink)/Antique Linen (Distress)
Cardstock: Kraft, Vintage Cream (Papertrey Ink)
Accessories: Pink Striped Washi Tape (MT Tapes)/Twine (Papertrey Ink)/Circle Nestabilities (Spellbinders)/Lace Trim (May Arts)


Laurel said...

Congrats on the pubs, they are fabulous cards!

Adventures and Tea Parties said...

These are gorgeous Aimes! And exciting news?! Eek! Can't wait to hear it!
:-) x

Unknown said...

these are so gorgeous!!!

Carol's Ink Spot said...

Congrats on your published cards! You are a wonderful designer of them. So nice and clean and simple. Love the 'shabby' one with the cross-stitched heart!

Maureen said...

these are just delicious, Duchess!! Love seeing them all over again here on your blog :) Hugs!

Anita Rex said...

Absolutely love these! :> congrats on your pubs!

Unknown said...

Congratulations on adding such a prestige happening to your resume. It's easy to see why they published all of them. Nice!

Laurie said...

Amazing cards my friends! Congrats on the pub!!

Jenny said...

Congrats on the publications Aimes, you're cards are always or out of your comfort zone :0)
Jenny x

Emma said...

Oh Aimes they are beautiful - you truly are so gifted :D

Chunyuan said...

Congrats! These cards are beautiful. Love the texutre of the felt tree and your shabby chic love card.

~amy~ said...

super LOVE them girlie!!!

Nerina said...

LOVELY cards Aimes! I really like your take on shabby chic - not overdone at all! And exciting news?? Goodness girl, how long do we have to wait??!! So excited for you in the meanwhile! xx N

Jennifer Rzasa said...

I love your cards! These are just beautiful.

And you've got me in suspense regarding the news..hmm...I wonder what it could be!

Jen Cuthbertson said...

These are adorable! I love the little phone card!!

Erin (Homemade Cards by Erin) said...

Congrats on all these great published cards and woooo too for the new DT!

Cristina said...

Congrats, lady. I always love opening that magazine and seeing your cards in there!

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