Creations by Lynn Weiss ~ Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator

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Friday, July 14, 2017

Flashback Friday - Noble Deer

Happy Friday! Today I would like to share a retirement card I made using, appropriately enough, a retired stamp set...Noble Deer. I remember purchasing this great set on my first order as a new demonstrator. It is still one of my favorite stamp sets.


My hubby's friend and co-worker is retiring after 40+ years on the job and he's an avid hunter, so I thought this card would be perfect for him. I watercolored the beautiful image using my Aqua Painter and die cut it using the largest square die in the Stitched Shapes Framelit set.

The "congratulations on your retirement" sentiment is from another great set, which is current...Wild About Flowers. I used my favorite new embossing folder - Pinewood Planks to give some texture to the Crumb Cake layer. The image and the base layer are both matted onto Always Artichoke.

Have a GREAT weekend!

1 comment:

Mary Trinkley said...

I wish Stampin Up would take a moment and realize we customers get tired of floral stamps, need MORE hunting and fishing masculine stamps! BEAUTIFUL card with much-sought-after stamp!