Monday, 5 April 2010

Spring?

Well it's cold, wet and windy here at the moment and all my poor daffs are now bent double in the stiff breeze.....forecast though says it will improve later today. Yesterday afternoon we had a glorious blue sky with fluffy white clouds - I manage a 5 mile walk late yesterday afteroon without my scarf!!! So warmer weather I hope is on the way finally.

I made this card for a family birthday. Background paper is by K and Co, matted onto DCWV green cardstock. Coredinations Whitewash paper used with the Cuttlebug Script embossing folder and then sanded. The geraniums image and the butterfly are both from Penny Black and all these were also mounted on the green cardstock before adding to the base card. I finished with 3 gems from my stash.
Have submitted this for the following challenges -
Pollycraft's theme is 'Anything Goes'
Little Red Wagon's theme is 'Rolling into Spring'
Pink Elephant's theme is 'Nature'

11 comments:

  1. Hi Viv. This is absolutely stunning. Perfect design, papers, images, colour, everything. So beautiful. Happy crafting.
    Love Sandra xx

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  2. This is really beautiful Viv, lovely papers and images.

    Thanks for joining us this week at Pollycraft.

    Hugs

    Joanne xx

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  3. Very pretty!
    Thanks for playing!
    Dee -LRW

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  4. Hiya Viv

    hope you are keeping well hun :O) I have had to remove me scarf lately too, I hope the warmer stuff is coming lol. this is gorgeous, beautiful layout and colours, and I love that embossing folder! Thanks for joining us at Pollycraft

    Joey.xxx

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  5. such a beautiful card and the embossing looks fab,thank you for joining us at pollycraft

    sue
    xx

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  6. Such a beautiful card and so pretty.
    Thanks for joining us at Pollycraft & good luck.
    Hugs Emma x

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  7. oh this is just gorgeous. Love it.
    Thanks for sharing it with us at The Pink Elephant.
    Ann xxx

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  8. Hi, beautiful spring card

    Thank you for joining us this week for a Pollycraft challenge, hope you come back again soon
    love emma xxx

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  9. Beautiful Viv! Looks like you were inspired by the long walk!

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  10. Lovely card..lovely colours...everthing! xx Jenny xx http://myinkyhands-jennifer.blogspot.com/

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