Monday, 28 January 2013

Very wet weekend

Good evening all,

Firstly I hope everyone in Queensland is coping well with all this wild weather we have had the last few days.  I have had one very kranky baby with a bad dose of cabin fever, I even braved the wet to push him on the swing this morning just to break the stress of being trapped in the house.  But I do have to thank mother nature for a couple of things, 1 my rain water tank is full and I can do all my washing without wasting town water, 2 my grass is green again and my veges are growing and 3 I have had 4 days of crafting, WOOHOO!  well actually its 2 and half as it too me 1.5 days to clean up my craft room and find all the goodies I had forgotten about.

But I have managed to make a few cards and 4 scrapbook layouts (photos from over a year ago I never got round to doing), so I am feeling pretty good about that :)

Here is the first card I made with some inspiration from a couple of my new favourite blogs.
Paper Craft Crew and Create with Connie and Mary.

Sorry about the photo quality the lighting is not so good in my office.



Products I used to create this:
Stampin' Up! - Lucky Limeade, Raspberry Ripple and Pretty in Pink , Very Vanilla Cardstock and Ink, Elegant Butterfly punch, Modern Label Punch, Papillon Potpourri, Hearts a Flutter, My little Valentine and Calendar Alpha's (retired) stamp sets. Heats a Flutter Framelits, White Embossing Powder, Raspberry Ripple Stitched Satin Ribbon, Honeycomb Embossing Folder

I am entering this card in the following challenges:





3 comments:

  1. What a very pretty spring-like card! Love how you added hexes of the colors to the background! Thanks for playing the challenge at Create with Connie and Mary!

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  2. Great way to combine both sketches...and my favorite…butterflies! Thanks for playing Create with Connie & Mary!

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  3. Oh, I really need to make a card using those hexes in the background...so cute! Thanks for playing along with the color challenge this week on Create with Connie and Mary!

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