Saturday, 10 November 2012

Keep Climbing

Good morning friends

First of all let me say that this card is not original. I got this set of stamps, Keep Climbing, from Our Daily Bread Designs last month and at the time I  went onto their website and saw a few cards using these stamps. I needed to do something fairly quickly today because I wanted to get it into the post and I remembered this  card so mine is almost a copy, with some changes of stamps and dies. This card is for a dear friend who is going through a very rough time right now.

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The dark green card is from my stash and I stamped the images and sentiments onto green mottled paper, also from my stash. The  verse of scripture is mounted onto one of the dies from Resplendant Rectangles.
The mountains and sentiment are from the ODBD set, and the floral images and butterfly are from a Stampendous set I bought yesterday called Wildflower Sprigs.

I have been playing with some of the stuff I bought yesterday which has been quite fun so I'm sure I will be able to incorporate something into a card soon.

Well I hope you all have a good start to the weekend.

With love from Christine xx


  1. Hi Christine, so what that you used someone else's design, we have to get our ideas from somewhere. We always add our own touches, anyway it's gorgeous, your friend will be uplifted when they receive it.

    Wilma x x

  2. Hallo Christine
    wou wat een prachtige kaart
    En wat zijn het mooie stempels het plaatje helemaal compleet.
    Fijn weekend
    Gerrie xx

  3. Good Morning Christine, What a beautiful card perfect for the occasion.
    As Wilma said we all get that little bit of inspiration somewhere along the line.
    Happy Crafting

    Patricia x

  4. This is lovely Christine love the stamps love the paper you've stamped onto

    jacqui x

  5. Lovely card Christine and love the layout of your card



  6. Good morning Christine. So what if you have used someone else's idea with your
    own little twist. That's what we all do. It's a lovely card and your friend will love it.

  7. Good morning Christine, we all get our ideas from each other..I often google for ideas, especially when I have to make commissions at short notice and putting my own twist on a design, that's what's so great about crafting and crafters...we share! It's a lovely card, which your friend will love, hugs, Carole Z X

  8. This is stunning Christine. I love the images you have used and the colours are gorgeous


  9. Fantastic card dearest Christine and gorgeous design^_^
    Happy weekend^_^

  10. Hi again Christine, I just replied to your comment on my blog, hugs Carole Z X

  11. I love this card Christine. Its so beautifully laid out. Have a great week-end. Hugs Rita xx

  12. Gorgeous card. I love the colours and fab layout.
    Have a good weekend
    Lorraine x

  13. Hi Christine

    Such a lovely card - I'm sure your friend will just love it.

    Thanks for popping by my blog to see me and leaving me some lovely comments.

    I hope you have a great weekend.

    Take care

    Toodle pip

    Hazel xx

  14. Stunning card love the colours .Melanie

  15. Hi Christine,
    another fabulous card. Love the colours and the stamped images, and of course that wonderful quote or saying.
    Have a wonderful crafty afternoon.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

  16. Hi Christine!
    When I visited Jacquis blog I discovered yours and I became a follower because I like your cards so very much! I like to see more in future and hope to make 'visits' a lot!
    With greetings from the Netherlands,
    If you like, you can also visit my blog!

  17. You are such a good friend Christine - I am sure he/she will really love this card and the sentiment is soo beautiful. I just think this is amazing.

    Big hugs to you Sue Pxxx


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