Thursday, 11 April 2013

Getting tired of me yet??

Hi all

Yes... me again...  I seem to be on a roll, so am blogging like mad.... hope you don't get fed up!

Today's card is one I made for my lovely friend Christine (Nanaseaside)...  whose birthday it was this week... and she was a poorly person too when I rang her... I think I should have sent a get well card tucked inside this!  Hope you're feeling better now Christine..

Sideways View

Believe it or not, when I took this photo, the sun was shining... hence some shadows on the photograph!  I chose to do an easel card as I felt like doing something a bit different than my usual boring side openings...  

I was pleased with the colouring on this card... as you know, red is notoriously difficult to stop bleeding...  anyways, think I managed it!  I thought this image reminded me of Christine and I at the Harrogate show....  though maybe in our younger days!

Card Recipe:
  • Image - Mabel Lucy Atwell 'Little Whispers' - Clear Stamps from Katie Sue Designs - bought from Sammy Taylors at Embsay
  • Paper - Jillybean Soup - Old World Cabbage Stew
  • Dies - Cheery Lynn Daisy Strip for the flowers, and Spellbinders Stately Circles for the image
  • Glitter, Stickles, Lace, Gems and Buttons from Stash
While I'm here.... can I also say a big welcome to my new followers.... my little band grows ever stronger... and I'm so happy that you've chosen to follow my work...  it gives me a nice happy feeling... so thank you!

Big hugs to all and Happy Crafting..
Christine x


14 comments:

  1. I could never get fed up with seeing your posts, Christine! This card is so adorably cute! I find it quite hard to stop the red bleeding too but it's not too bed on Neenah cardstock.

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  2. Me too, I'd never get fed up with your blogging!
    Love MLA images and your colouring is perfect!
    Hugs Laurie xx

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  3. Hi Christine, Oh this is a lovely card! Such a cute image. I'm sure Christine loved it.

    Lisa x

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  4. Awww Christine its even cuter IRL..gorgeous sweet image fab colouring really need cheering up with this poorly chest I have..being unwell on your B/day is NOT recommended..lol

    smiles the other Christine x..cough cough.

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  5. Don't be silly Christine, how could we ever be tired of your delightful,cards, this is lovely :o)
    Jackie xx

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  6. Oh Christine how could we all get fed up of you lol !! tut tut!Great card, what a cute image too, great colouring too :) Viv xx

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  7. Aww, what an adorable image Christine and beautifully coloured! Gorgeous card!
    xx

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  8. Oh we could never get too tired of seeing you and your gorgeous makes Christine and this one is a beauty. Love the colours and fab design.
    Beautiful DP's
    Debs xx

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  9. Great card Christine, love the papers and the die looks scrummy, lovely cute image, love the cheeks.

    Kath x

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  10. Couldn't get tired of seeing your gorgeous creations Christine.
    It does look like you and Christine over coffee at Harrogate!
    Avril xx

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  11. Awe, this is so sweet Christine! I never get tired of seeing your beautiful creations :)

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  12. so gorgeous christine.i love your rich colours and really adorable image :D

    xx coops xx

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  13. Ah what a pair of cuties - and your coloring is superb!

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  14. Wowwww,terrific card,I adore this beautiful image and the details are gorgeous^_^
    Hugs,
    Sonia

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Christine x