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January 04, 2013


Jen Timko

Wow, Jan, this is fantastic! Every element is just perfect...the vertical stamp is so awesome for this sketch and the little embossed details are wonderful.

Joyce Spear

I love this card! So many details make it wonderful! There's one detail I'm wondering about, though... You listed Basic Jewels Pearls in your supply list, but I don't see them anywhere. Can you tell my eyes where to look? Thanks!

Brenda Myers

Such a pretty card Jan!! Love all the little details!! Fabulous!!

Carol Carriveau

Great grouping of colors...and love the Chevron design...


so pretty!


Great card, I love the fun mix of colours you used.


Hi Jan,

I really like natural looking cardstock - it makes such a nice neutral background to show up your colorful elements. Very nice!



I love your little whale card! Very pretty. Glad you could find a few minutes to create. I am a medical transcriptionist too. I am sad that this is the wave of the future, but am trying to go with the flow. So far, I have been fortunate enough to still type from digital files and the physicians I work for have no immediate plans to change. TFS!


LOL :) I just realized I commented on a different post. I love this card as well. This is one of my favorite new stamp sets.

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