Seaside Seagulls - MFT

I haven't had much time lately to blog as I have been making my niece's christening invitations and also some bits and bobs for a ball we go to every year so I  probably won't be back to regular blogging for the next couple of weeks.

However, I did see this stamp set from the new release by MFT that caught my eye as I thought the sentiment was great fun and snaffled it up before it sold out.
 
Seaside Seagulls by MFT
 
I have also used the Rectangle Peek a Boo Window by MFT and some distress inking for the background.  The bird was coloured using my Zig Clean Color Real Brush markers.
 
A very quick and simple card.
 
Seaside Seagulls by My Favorite Things
 
My husband is whisking me away for a mini break this week - I have no idea where he is taking me & he always gives me clues when we set off as to where we are going but I have never managed to work them out.  It is a total surprise, which is exciting...but also worrying!!!!     He is very adventurous and has no fears so when I saw him looking at the longest Zip Wire experience I started to get worried!!!!  I love speed but not the 500 feet above ground aspect so I hope he was winding me up about that!!!!!!!  That would definitely NOT make me as happy as a seagull with a chip!

My Favorite Things - Seaside Seagulls
 
 
I thought that this card would fit in with this week's challenge at Less is More which is
 
http://simplylessismoore.blogspot.co.uk/2017/05/challenge-327-yellow-grey.html
 
I also found out that I was a LIM showcase winner (yay) for the card I made here
Toodles for now.....
 
Stamps - MFT - Seaside Seagulls
Dies - MFT - Rectangle Peek A Boo Window
Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers
Distress Inks
Strathmore Bristol Smooth Card
 
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10 comments :

  1. This is fabulous and so cute, Wendy ! Your sunset background is so beautiful and I love your layout of all the die cuts ! Love the funny sentiment too ! A perfect CAS card for our yellow/grey challenge ! Congrats for your previous showcase ! Thanks for sharing and playing along with us at Less is More.

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  2. A brilliant card Wendy, a fabulous design and great sentiment - I can see why you snaffled it up quickly.
    I hope you have a lovely surprise break.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
    x

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  3. A very cute card. I love the Peek A Boo window die that you used. I think that is going on my wishlist. I hope you have fun on your surprise outing.

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  4. Hope you had a marvellous weekend outing, Wendy. A really cute card, too! xx

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  5. This is gorgeous. I so need that stamp set xx

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  6. I laughed out loud with the setiment, Love the seagull with the yellow behind him, it's a SUPER DUPER card.

    As for your trip, hope all goes well LOL. I want to do the trip wire thingy, but haven't had the "urge" to get hubby to take me LOL.
    Faith
    x
    Thank for the lovely visit.

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  7. Super cute card, Wendy. Love the design and the bright yellow through the peek-a-boo window. Congrats on being ShowCASed last week. Hope your surprise trip is not what you think it is and is truly a pleasant surprise for you. Personally, I would love to experience that longest zip line. 😉 Have a fun trip. Thank you for joining us this week at LIM.

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  8. Fantastic card, Wendy! Such a gorgeously clean layout and a fab design. The combination of grey and yellow just works so well for this and I LOVE the seagull set... had my eye on it and it's bound to make its way off my wishlist and into my basket eventually LOL. Congrats on being showcased and enjoy your surprise trip! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Less is More :)

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  9. Oh my word! Simply divine Wendy. Love the image, sentiment and stunning design. I got my hands on that gorgeous peek-a-boo stitched die at the weekend and just waiting for an opportunity to use it too. Love this card and thanks so much for joining us at Less is More again this week x

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  10. Wendy, you've smashed it with this card! I LOVE this set and it's already gone onto my wishlist. I love how you included the background and foreground as part of your scene, and your colouring of the gull is fab. Gulls are a real pest where I live but I think this set is a must for my stash! How exciting to be whisked away somewhere unknown, can't wait to here the details :)
    Thanks so much for sharing with us at Less is More, Anita x

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