Their Day Trip To Paris

Hello Everyone
Anyone who knows me has possibly noticed that I reach for the same stamp companies time and time again:- Oxford Impressions, Crafty Individuals and The Stampsmith.  Of course, being on the DTs for those companies has a great deal to do with that but at the same time they are stamps I would reach for, as I have done, even if I weren’t on the teams.  However that doesn’t mean to say I am not drawn to other stamp companies  and own stamps that I would struggle to part with and I am sure there will come a time when DT work doesn’t take the same priority in my crafting life  when I will delve into those other loved but for the moment, neglected stamps.
I was so pleased to see that Laura has introduced Artistic Outpost to her extensive list of stamp companies.  They are a company who for sometime I’ve wanted to acquaint myself with their stamps a wee bit more than I have done to date (I already own a couple of their plates).
Why they appeal to me, the same as my beloved Oxford Impressions, you can mix ‘n’ match and I like that the sets have a vintage air to them.
When my DT goody bag for August arrived from That’s Crafty I was keen to ink one of the sets almost immediately.  I am sure you will be able to guess which set it is!DIGITAL CAMERAAlongside the Artistic Outpost set I used some other stamps but all details of stamps, inks, paints and all other bits ‘n’ pieces are on view at the That’s Crafty Blog and you will also view the project in full along with detail photographs and instructions. All to be seen HERE.
Thank you for your visit to this post and all your visits this past week. Last week I had great plans for organising scheduled posts to share some older items but the time just ran away from me. This coming week I hope to be more organised and share as much as possible, without overwhelming you with too many posts!
Enjoy what remains of the weekend.
Wishes
Lynne

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26 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Sharon
    Aug 18, 2013 @ 00:29:46

    Looks great!!

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  2. Rita xxx
    Aug 18, 2013 @ 00:35:49

    Fabulous Lynne. Hugs Rita xxx

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  3. Dots Dabbles
    Aug 18, 2013 @ 01:13:40

    I love it when you do the French themed pieces…they are always so inspiring. Another absolutely gorgeous piece Lynne x

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  4. 2amscrapper
    Aug 18, 2013 @ 01:42:14

    love your vintage style. it’s nice to be able to incorporate our favorite stamps in our work.

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  5. Sandy Dehon
    Aug 18, 2013 @ 02:43:03

    Wonderful – I love Le Ballon.

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  6. michele s
    Aug 18, 2013 @ 05:32:09

    the delicacy of color and design are so appealing. much love. xo

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  7. Redanne
    Aug 18, 2013 @ 06:43:27

    Hi Lynne, the ‘le ballon’ stamp looks wonderful, off to have a closer look. x

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  8. Brenda Brown
    Aug 18, 2013 @ 07:07:43

    Love how you have used these stamps ,unnecessary, a fabulous piece.
    Hugs Brenda xxx

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  9. astrid51
    Aug 18, 2013 @ 07:54:22

    This looks great so off for some closer inspection..

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  10. may
    Aug 18, 2013 @ 08:27:25

    Hi Lynne, I’m off to have a closer look…Love what I’m seeing….Hugs May x x x

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  11. Annie G
    Aug 18, 2013 @ 09:27:48

    Hi Lynne just back from TC blog and I have to say this project is wonderful. I love the AO stamps and I am very fortunate to have the April in Paris stamps.

    Have a lovely Sunday

    Annie x

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  12. craftytrog
    Aug 18, 2013 @ 10:55:48

    The preview looks great, off to view! xx

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  13. Meggymay
    Aug 18, 2013 @ 13:58:43

    Loving the look of this peep, off to see it all.
    Yvonne x

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  14. Alie Hoogenboezem-de Vries
    Aug 18, 2013 @ 14:54:31

    Great in total…your combinations are always striking Lynne!

    kind regards, Alie 🙂

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  15. Sophie
    Aug 18, 2013 @ 15:25:50

    Dass sieht so schön aus, Lynne, deine schönen Kombinationen sind immer Meisterwerke.

    Umarmung und liebe Grüße von Sophie

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  16. nicecrane
    Aug 18, 2013 @ 16:46:44

    Love the ballon,,,,,,,,so vintage, so elegant,,,,so unique,,,,,,very well done Lynne.

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  17. Dorthe
    Aug 18, 2013 @ 18:54:15

    Dearest Lynne, my computer is totally of of use, for the time being,- and I“m on a very old one, with no adresses from the last 2 years ,and nothing private like photoes and all!!! Could you please when writing send the mail to : denlillelade@mail.tele.dk I have no g.mail, here!!
    How are you my dear ? I`m worried as haven`t heard from you for long!!
    Many thoughts and hugs, Dorthe

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  18. Ria Gall
    Aug 18, 2013 @ 19:43:02

    loving the wonderful vintage feel to this piece really lovely
    Ria

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  19. ~*~Patty Szymkowicz Magpie's Nest
    Aug 19, 2013 @ 04:06:27

    Your Day Trip to Paris is wonderful down to the last detail dear Lynne!
    Bravo on yet another fabulous creation ♥
    oxo

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  20. MarieS.
    Aug 19, 2013 @ 06:32:16

    The Day Trip to Paris is absolutely stunning,Lynne.
    Have a wondrful start of the week.
    Hugs,
    Marie

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  21. barnie
    Aug 19, 2013 @ 12:03:59

    I’ve just taken a look, a fabulous creation.

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  22. Dianne
    Aug 19, 2013 @ 12:36:49

    Wow Lynne stunning work, left some love over there too, I do loooooove your style, thanks for sharing all this inspiration..

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  23. Janny Jager 't Hooft
    Aug 19, 2013 @ 20:13:29

    Very beautiful Lynne.
    Greetings Janny

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  24. butterfly
    Aug 19, 2013 @ 21:36:52

    Ooh, lovely… it’s one of the sets I’m still coveting – must get my hands on it soon. Off to have a proper look.
    Alison x

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  25. Rhonda
    Aug 20, 2013 @ 00:36:09

    Oh Lynne, your French balloon is so pretty. We saw so many of them near the Eiffel Tower.

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  26. Marjie Kemper
    Aug 23, 2013 @ 14:18:23

    Scrumptious details – especially the sweet balloon!

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