Thursday, 12 May 2011

Sunset in the Fens

Good Afternoon peeps.

Is Blogger having a hissy fit this week or what and I know I am not alone, dashboards missing, comments being eaten and so it goes on, a real pain in the derriere.

Just a few more Stampalot samples to share, hope nobody minds that the content of my posts are still short, but the improvement with the eyes remains slow, so it's still a step at a time as far as the love affair with the computer goes.

The card above is masked and brayered with Adirondack sunset yellow and orange, some shading across the bottom and then stamped with Hero Arts S5316. I just love the vivid colours and reminds me of sunset here in the Fens at harvest time.

Here I did some masking round the edges, shaded with TH antique linen, then stamped with Hero Arts music background and next Penny Black 3239K using TH barn door and embossed with detail clear. The flower was made using TH tattered floral die.


My final share is brayered with Adirondack purple and sponged with butterscotch. The sentiment is Penny Black 3195H and the cherry blossom is a Sheen Douglas stamp.


38 comments:

  1. Stunning work as usual Brenda....I particularly love the Sunset in the Fens, the colours are just gorgeous.

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  2. I love your work using the brayer! Your cards are all so pretty.
    Thanks for sharing and hope you keep improving!!! :)

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  3. Very very beautifully! There are no words!

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  4. Beautiful work... thank you for sharing!
    Hugs
    Kim
    x

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  5. Oh you are in the zone! think I'll just sit back, watch and admire. Fabulous XOXO Zoe

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  6. Fabulous creations Brenda, love your use of colour and a brayer:0) xxx

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  7. Gorgeous cards!
    Yeah troubles with blogger,
    just trying again;-))m

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  8. Stunning work Brenda - love the Sunset in the Fens. Good to know that your eye problem is getting a little better, albeit slowly.
    Have a happy weekend - hugs, Sylvia x

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  9. Oh wow Brenda - i love that sunset... so striking
    Lisa x

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  10. These are all just gorgeous Brenda and I especially love your sunset one as the colours are so beautiful.
    Blogger did funny things to me too including changing my name (weird!) and saying I didn't have a blog so I think everyone has been driven a bit crazy.
    Hugs, Fliss xx

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  11. oh Brenda, what stunning cards! I've been trying to resist that gorgeous Hero Arts stamp for ages but i'm definitely weakening now i've seen your beautiful sunset lol.
    I'm glad to hear your eyes are improving but sorry to hear its slow progress. Mr Blogger is having some fun and games with us all by the sounds of it
    take care of yourself
    Claire xx

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  12. More beautiful cards again today Brenda, I've had nothing but trouble with blogger today Brenda,I've visions of finding no blog at all,even my comments havent been going,you may never receive this one I'm sending! If you do though,I'm hoping you're well,Julie.x

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  13. Gorgeous cards Brenda:)
    It took me an age to get onto blogger this morning too. A right nuisance
    Anne x

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  14. There beautiful, love the sunset!!!
    Paula

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  15. All Beautiful Brenda, love the sunset, the colours are gorgeous x

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  16. Stunning work Brenda!
    You are not alone in being mistreated by Mr Blogger, he wouldn't let me into my own blog this morning!
    Hugs, Clare x

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  17. I love them all, but the first one is stunning. I have to have that stamp!!! Take care.

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  18. Beautiful cards, you never fail to produce such stunning cards Brenda, lovely work,
    Hugs Jacee

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  19. all gorgeous and beautifully crafted,the first one,just perfect.janex

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  20. Absolutely gorgeous cards....
    Luv CHRISSYxx

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  21. Totally love the wheat against the sunset, so iconic for me coming from the country!

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  22. I still think they're lovely,thought I'd comment on your lovely cards again today,I too lost yesterdays post along with its comments,re posted it and abracadabra,the origional post also appeared.
    Lets hope blogger gets back to normal soon,Julie.x

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  23. Love the first one - a real stunner with the black matting too. I love the purples in the final one & the different depths of colour in the middle one. Take care with the computer.
    Paula (PEP)

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  24. Oh dear - you are right Brenda, Blogger has been a real pain this last two days. I know I already commented on this beautiful Sunset in the Fens card, but I know how annoying it is to loose all the comments, so here I am again, to tell you it is still a fabulous card!! In fact, all three are!

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  25. Ah B., have not popped in for a while but your cards still leave me gob-smacked, Have been crook and have been snowed in with things and not much time for peeping at others blogs, so love these card all three of them and yes! Blogger has been gross this week I lost one post cos it would not save it and was only grateful I had done it in word doc first often do it these days cos of it being a pain.. thanks for sharing, Shaz in Oz.x

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  26. Oh yes, Mr Blogger has been throwing a royal fit this week, hasn't he! I'm typing fast in case he decides to take off again. Love 'em all...but the first one is just lovely!!! Glad to hear that there is improvement to the eyes, even if it is slow.
    R/

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  27. this is great!
    greetings
    Anita
    http://alle-mooie-dingen.blogspot.com

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  28. OMG Brenda what striking and stunning cards - that first one is a real masterpiece - love it!

    Love Lynda xxx

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  29. Gorgeous cards Brenda and it was lovely to chat with you both on Friday, have a good weekend.
    Hugs Louise xx

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  30. Stunning cards again Brenda. Hope things are good with you. xx

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  31. Oh wow...so much wonderful brayering and such terrific finishes on your cards Brenda. Really love the look of that first card very 3D.

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  32. as always such gorgeous work!!! Love the Sunset with ferns, so striking!!! Hugs Juls

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  33. Очень красивые работы!

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  34. Magnifique cards! Romantic and tender!

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