Sunday, 29 January 2012

Hoppy Birthday

Hi there,
Another weekend that has flown by, I really could do with an extra day just to get all the washing and ironing done! Mind you I have two teenage boys that seem to be growing out of their clothes more than they need washing lol - shoes lasting 3 months before needing new ones, jeans I am sure I only both them the other month and already they are too short! Hey ho!
I did emerse myself into the craft room just to have a bit of me time today. I came up with this ....
I followed the sketch of Sketch Saturday. I haven't used this image before - I had a design in my mind, but it ended up quite different, but I am quite pleased with it. If you look closely you will see I've run around the edges of the papers with a pricking wheel to give the look of stitching.
Challenges :-
Creative Inspirations - Anything goes.
Simon Says - Anything goes.
One Stop Craft Challenge - stitching real or faux.
I've used my promarkers, the backing paper is a pad a friend gave me cause she was giving up crafting! what ... yes you heard right! I know so many people giving it up, due to cost, time etc. I think that if I enjoy it, why not it is just a little hobby ! Oh gosh looking at the time, i've gotta go and make tea - take care and thanks for passing my way, hugs,

6 comments:

  1. So gorgeous, I LOVE the colour and the layout and that tilda is so sweet
    Lindsay xx

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  2. This is beautiful Sarah I do love the colours and design of this one and that image of Tilda is totally gorgeous, ACE card.
    Hugs
    Lorraine x

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  3. gorgeous and so cute!
    Many thanks for joining in the Cute Card Thursday Challenge!
    Debxx

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  4. Pretty card and great color too! Thanks for joining us this week at Sketch Saturday

    and Good luck! :D

    Hugz & TFS,
    xx Tracey/SS-DT xx

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  5. I have just come across your blog and your card is beautiful. the colours are fab. i have become your newest follower and looking forward to seeing more from you
    x catherine

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  6. This is such a lovely card.
    Thank's for joining us at the Creative Inspirations Challenge.
    Hugs
    Chris x

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