Friday, 23 June 2017

Weekend again


Much cooler yesterday and boy am I glad. Hope you all managed to miss the thunderstorms that were about,  Got quite a wind today but still some sun so that's good, 

Its been so hot of of late that this pigeon  sat in the bird bath for a long time with is tail in the water, Other birds came for a drink but he/ she was not going to move ,

Materials used for this card are, 

  • 18 x 13 cm card blank and envelope, 
  • 10.5 cm orange card stock. 
  • 6 x 4 cm orange card stock,
  • Sepia Versafine ink pad,
  • Spellbinders 3D shading stamp, 

Challenges I will enter this card for are. 
  1. Crafting by Design.   Animals 
  2. Penny's Penny-crafty Challenge Anything goes, 
  3. Crafty Sentiment Challenge Blog. Add a sentiment.
  4. Lemon Shortbread Challenge blog, Challenge #44 Anything goes, 

Close up on the wording 

Material used for this card are,
  • 18 x 13 card blank and envelope,
  • Clear Christmas stamps, { free with magazines } 
  •  Sepia VersaFine ink pad,
  • Black, spice,  cocoa, lemon, praline, magenta promarkers. 
Challenges I will enter this card for are,
  1. Weekly Christmas card Challenge #15
  2. Sweet Stampin' Christmas, June Anything Christmas,
  3.  Merry Monday, Use a bear. 


  1. Can't say I blame that pigeon! If I had a paddling pool that's where I would have been for the last week!

    Smashing cards - I tried making a Christmas card to see if I could cool down too - didn't work for me!

    Happy Friday


  2. Great project thanks for joining in at Crafting by Designs

  3. 2 lovely cards. I can't say I blame that pigeon, thank goodness it's a bit cooler now.

  4. Feeling a bit envious of your weather - not so good here in Scotland :( Love the Christmas scene you've created. Thank you for playing at Christmas at Sweet Stampin'. Tracey x

  5. Sweet skating bear image and lovely card. Thanks for joining us this week at Merry Monday.

  6. Darling skating bear, Lillian - just love the hugging penguins too!!

  7. Lovely projects! Thanks for playing along at Pennys' Challenges.
    Mary xx (DT)

  8. A beautiful card, love the design – thanks for joining in the Lemon Shortbread Blog Challenge – Sarah DT –

  9. Lovely set of cards, Thank you for joining us for Merry Monday.

  10. Such cute cards, thanks for joining us at CCC.

  11. Cute cards - love the hugging penguins! Thanks so much for joining us at Christmas Card Challenges.


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