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Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Get Well Quilt Blocks.....

Hello everyone: I love quilts but I've never made one, I've seen them on craft shows and on Pinterest and I admire the amazing and intricate designs on all of this wonderfully beautiful works of art.
I have a card to share with you today for the "Less is More" WEEKS 255 and 256 challenge with a theme of "HOMESPUN" and the "Ruby's Rainbow" challenge #119  with a theme of "Get Well", here is my card.
I had this set for a very long time, unfortunately I don't know where it came from, where I got it or the name of it and I apologize for that.  In my defense, back when I started buying stamp sets, the thought of having a blog was never on my mind so I neglected to save names and companies from a bunch of sets.
Anyway, this set comes with 12 different quilt block stamps, a pair of scissors, the spool and threaded needle plus several really sweet sentiments, the one on this card is one of them.
As always, I stamped this images onto Canson water color paper with Stazon Jet Black ink and colored them with my SU markers. The sentiment is stamped with Wild Wasabi ink.
Here is a picture of the inside. I feel so good that I'm sticking to the promise I made to myself about finishing the inside of all my cards before posting them on my blog.
The sentiment is from a retired SU set called "Perfectly Penned", I just love the font on all of them.

Here are the banners that inspired this card.
Ruby's Rainbow
"GET WELL"


"Less is More"
"HOMESPUN"

I want to thank you for stopping by today, until next time, happy stamping.
Hugs from Maria.

20 comments:

  1. Wow that quilting is so pretty! I admire people who can knit crochet and stitch, I'll have to stick with paper and scissors just like you! Thanks for sharing!

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    1. Thank you Patti, I always admire people who can make quilts, they are such amazing works of art.

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  2. The most adorable 4 squares ever!

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    1. Thank you Mary, I think I will make another card using the other quilt blocks on this set.

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  3. this is so wonderful!
    thank you so much for playing along with us at ruby's rainbow challenges!
    Merry Christmas!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi xoxo

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    1. Thank you Silvi, it was fun to play along at Ruby's Rainbow.
      Warm Christmas wishes and hugs from Indiana, USA.

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  4. This card is sure to cheer someone up. Your quilt blocks are beautifully colored and this is such a cute stamp set....wherever it's from!

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    1. Thank you Rosanne, I'm going to try to find out what company made this set and I will come back here to let you guys know.

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  5. This is such a pretty quilt block! Love the needle and thread and perfect sentiment. Merry Christmas, Maria!

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    1. Merry Christmas Bonnie, the other quilt blocks are just as beautiful.

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  6. Maria I love your stamps and love your card too! I'm a quilter with lots of quilty friends, wish I knew where to find this set:)
    Thank you for joining our last challenge of the year and wishing you a very happy new year.
    Anne
    "Less is More"

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    1. Thank you Anne, I'm going to try to find out where this set came from, I'm so sorry I don't have that information for you at this time.
      Wishing you and your family a Joyful and Healthy 2016!!

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  7. What a great little set you have there, the images and sentiment all work brilliantly together and I love the bright colours you used for the quilt.
    Thanks for sharing with us.
    Anita x
    Less is More

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    1. Thank you Anita, this set is truly beautiful, I just wish I knew the name and where it came from. I'm looking around for it, hopefully I will find out soon.

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  8. Gorgeous images and super clean card. Great take on our homespun theme. Thanks so much for playing along and a Happy New Year to you.
    Sarah
    Less is More

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    1. Thank you Sarah, I've enjoyed playing along with you guys at Less is More, I've learned a lot about CAS cards from each one of you fabulous ladies.
      Wishing you Joy and Health in 2016!!!!!

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  9. Happy New Year to you, Fabulous card, thank you for sharing with us at Ruby's Rainbow for our Get Well challenge
    Shaz DT

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    1. Thank you Shaz and a Joyful and Healthy 2016 for you and your family.

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  10. I'm sorry that I'm so late in commenting but having various visitors over the holiday period made me rather behind!
    This is a perfect take on our homespun theme, I love your quilt designs!
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is more"

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    1. Oh Chrissie, no apology is necessary, this is a very busy time of the year for all of us. Here at the Rodriguez household, we have parties throughout the Holidays and it's busy but I just love having family over, love my house full of all the people I love most.
      I love participating at the "Less is More" challenges, I'm looking forward to do the same in 2016.
      Wishing you and your family a Joyful and Healthy New Year.

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