Village Fayre Stamping


Hi everyone! I hope you all enjoyed a lovely Bank Holiday weekend. I like long weekends. They're a bit of a treat. And nice :)
I managed to get some time in my garden in the sunshine. And some time crafting too. Village Fayre crafting. I usually make some cards for the local Church Fayre, and for Lelant Village Fayre - the little village where I live. But this year, I've also been asked to make some for one of the charity tents at The Royal Cornwall Show in June. Which is more than just a little bit exciting for me : ) So this weekend was the perfect opportunity for me to do the designing, and make my decisions about what I wanted to make. And these little Card Gift Sets are what I've decided to do. They will be my contributions for everyone this year : )



I'm ever so pleased with them. I had set myself a design brief...
- simple & very quick to make (I have little spare time)
- relatively low cost for supplies (I need a lot this year)
- styled & packaged to suit potential customers ('hand-crafted', country, rustic styling sells extremely well at local country fayres)

... and these tick all my boxes perfectly.

And I've used generic sentiments, which I hope will appeal to a wide range of fayre-goers in an effort to persuade as many of them as possible to purchase them : )










Plus, as a little bonus just for me, I've stamped them, which I don't do very often. I've used a combination of my free stamps from last year, and one of my favourite sets from Hero Arts.

Popped in a little cellophane bag, I think they might just do quite well. And I'm going to enjoy something a little bit different : )


Love Liz xx


  • Card Blanks: Papermania 300gsm
  • Stamps: Pink Petticoat free stamps and 'Petite Greetings' by Hero Arts (LL996)
  • Circle Die: Spellbinders Nestabilities
  • Natural & Chocolate Button Twine: The Ribbon Reel
  • Green Marker and Tiny Yellow Crystals

14 comments on Village Fayre Stamping

  1. these are so cute Liz... i love the simple cards

    jen xx

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  2. Gorgeous, simple and rustic. If I saw them at a fayre they'd be in my basket. Thanks for sharing the inspiration. Lynne x

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  3. They are all fabulous Liz.... and I'm sure they'll sell out very quickly! Well done you on making for the Royal Cornwall show!!

    Hugs
    Christine x

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  4. these are really fab cards.. love the clean and fresh look :)
    hugs
    Michelle x

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  5. Stunning cards Liz and I wish I could make simple, striking designs. I just have to fiddle with my cards far too much ....

    Lou
    x

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  6. WOW, stunning!! Clean and fresh and love the little gems in the centres of the flowers. Thank you for sharing. xxx

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  7. Magic cards - I LOVE simple, classy cards such as these. Did you use your organics paper?

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    1. Hi Carolyn,
      I usually do don't I? lol!
      But I chose Papermania ready made card blanks for these : )
      Liz
      xx

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  8. These are so pretty and stylish at the same time. These will sell like hot cakes -well done!
    Katie x

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  9. These are fab, Liz! They will sell like hot cakes. I love the simplicity of them.

    Linda

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  10. What great cards! Simple but very effective. I'm sure they'll be popular at the Royal Cornwall Show! Thanks for sharing them with us!

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  11. Incredible!
    They are soooo pretty and simple too.
    I may just have a go myself!
    Linda

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  12. Simply gorgeous, Liz!
    So classy - I am sure they will be SO popular.
    Lynda G xx

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