Friday 21 May 2010

Bon voyage card

This card was  published in SNR August 2010 issue
I am back with my vintage cards- just in time for some Bon voyage cards- as the summer is here and lots of my friends are going abroad for vacations.
So this is the first in this Post cards seria's cards -will be more done today (Horray- after 2 days of vacation and one working day we have 2 days of weekend!! and my kids are still not home- now it's a bride shower for the girls)
So here it is : Unity postcard stamp ,
Tim Holtz Paris stamps , die cuts and metal charm, lace, twine, ribbon, some flowers and a bling
I did some masking technique on the shield chipboard die cut and lots of distressing , inking. ripping all around
And for the challenges:
Sketch- rotated 90 deg. to left- for Critter challenges
2 of something- 2 colors- for Stamp challenge
Chipboard for Fluorishes
Mostly brown for Sisterhood of scrap
Make it yourself- all the thing - die cuts, the flower mix, backgrounds- are self made- for
Recipe- flowers, lace, circles, distressing, sparcles for Inky impressions
White cardstock only- for Shellie's images- I won this challenge randomly- thanks!!
Monochromatic for Mamidoodles
Colors for Sugar creek
Antique for Method palyground
Brown, distressing. vintage hinge for Mission create card challenge


Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Very cool, love that distress ink background.
Thanks for playing along with us at CCCB!

Kelly Schelske said...

Very pretty card Iris, thanks for playing along with us at The Town Scrapper!

Beeceecreativity said...

simply stunning... fabulous inking, distressing and great accents.. thanks for playing along with me at Shelly's Images.. hope to see you again soon.

Unknown said...

This is a wonderful project.

Thanks so much for joining our challenge this week at Shelly's Images! We hope you visit again soon.

Pat said...

Another great card, thanks for joining in again at The Crafty Pad.

Pat xx

Helen said...

This is gorgeous!
Thanks for joining us at the SCSC!
Helen x

Anonymous said...

Fabulous card! I love all the different textures that you brought together!

Kathryn B said...

Wow! This is one gorgeous card! I like every little thing about it!
Thanks for playing along with The Critter Sketch challenge this week!
Hope to see you again!

Unknown said...

very pretty makes me want to go on a trip. Thanks for joining us at the CCCB

Nana said...

Beuatiful vintage work! Love it!
Thank you for playing along with us at "Crazy challenge"!
hugs Nana

Unknown said...

Gorgeous vintage card! I totally adore the distressing!
Kim xXx

Moshie said...

Very beautiful card! You did an excellent job! Thanks for joining us at Sophisti-cats.
hugs, Diana

Unknown said...

Fabulous card. I love all of the distressing. Thanks for playing with us at SSDS. Hugs, Kim

Susie Sugar said...

irit this is another pretty work of art
thanks for joining us at the DCD challenge this week for our "Lace it up" challenge

Suzi Mac said...

This is just stunning. love everything about it. Thank you for joining us at The Craft Pad this week.
Suzi x

Shelly said...

Hi! What a lovely vintage style card, great charm! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake this week! Shelly ;)

Faye said...

Wow, Irit, this is a lovely dimensional card, every time I look at it (and I have been back up a few times now) I notice somethign different! Thanks for playing with us at Charisma. x

Leanne said...

This is absolutely gorgeous - this is the kind of card I would love to be able to make!

Thank you for joining us at Charisma - good luck!

I also have candy on my blog, 3 Magnolia Fairytale Stamps if you would like to enter, here is the link.

Leanne xx

Marion Kuipers-van Eijsden said...

What a stunning card you made. And a great gift to receive such a work of art.
Thanks for joining us at Shelly's Images TTT. Hope you will be back next week and show more of this wonderful work of yours.

Unknown said...

WOW, Now that's alot of challenges,Your card is wonderful and I love that disressed look. Thanks for playing with us at the CCCB.

Min said...

What a cool card! Love the elements you used!! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Shelly's Images!
Hugs & Happy Days!

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Stunning vintage work hun, love your distressing just fab

Thanks for joining us at 'The Crazy Challenge' this week!! Good Luck

Hugs Shell xx

Mami Doodles said...

Beautiful card, thanks for taking part in the MamiDoodles challenge.

Heather Rogers said...

Fabulous altered Paris card! Thanks for playing at the CCCB. :)

Hermine said...

Its gorgeous

Ginny said...

one of my fave coloue combos, thanks for joining us at FnF :0)

~Denise Lynn~ said...

A perfectly vintage card! Awesome details. Thanks for sharing your work at Stamp Something! Hope to see you back again next week! :)

My Creative Outlet by Janna said...

What a great project! I love all of the vintage details! It's beautiful! Thanks for playing at Stamp Something this week!

Janna :)

Unknown said...

Congratulations! You are the winner of our TTT Challenge from May 20th!!!

Email me at to let me know which image you would like to receive. Go to and pick from any of our images in our online store.

Joseline said...

Wow!! Beautiful card!! Thanks for playing along with Sugar Creek Hollow. Make sure to visit on Friday for another fabulous challenge!

Marion Kuipers-van Eijsden said...

Wooohooo... Congrats on winning the TTT at Shelly's Images with this fabulous card.

Min said...

Congrats on winning this week's TTT Challenge at Shelly's Images! Thanks again so much for playing with us!!
Hugs & Happy Days!

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