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Thursday, 1 November 2012

A new month...

a new challenge!

Hello blogworld

Well I did say you wouldn't see me very much this week and I was right!!  School holidays, eh - they play havoc with my craft time ;-)

On a serious note we've had a very good week so far, with more fun to come for the rest of the week.  We went to SWMbO's best friends' house, with a couple of more friends thrown in for good measure - rather glad the get together wasn't at my house!  We are off swimming today and another friend is due over on Friday.

So to get down to work - today is the first of November so it's time for our second challenge over at Flat Friends and the theme is 'Dots and Stripes' - you can do either dots and / or stripes but remember you do have to use one of Emma's digis.  Though to be honest, how difficult is that, they are super cute!!  The prize is four of Emma's digis - a fab prize I think, especially as new ones have just been released.

Without further waffle - here is card:

Front shot:

The arty farty:

Trying to show the 3d gloss on her glasses:

I used:
Digi image:
Emma Canning - Flat Friends: Walkies

Dies:
Nesties
Cheery Lynn - Fanciful flourish

Papers:
First Edition - Summer Breeze

Anything else?
Craftwork Cards - card blank and kraft card
3d gloss on her glasses and rose ribbon - from my stuff
flowers and Viva Decor pearl pen - from My Crafty Heart

Oh and I wonder if I've got a rival for making the cards in this house - here is Emily's colouring:



Not bad for a 5 year old!!

See you soon,

Sarah

A challenge, or two:

I love Promarkers: Challenge 141 - Cute

Fab n Funky: Challenge #145 - Dies / Punches - just dies, hope that's OK?

20 comments:

Faye said...

Love, love, love! Fab colours too. X

Christine L said...

Your card is fab Sarah.... and so your SWMBO is very talented too!!

Hugs
Christine x

Caroline said...

Gorgeous card love those images. Caroline xxx

Jenny said...

Fabulous card! I love the design and that feature embellishment. Gorgeous! hugs x

Doreen said...

Beautiful card,love the image and fabulous colours.xxx

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is gorgeous Sarah. I love the pretty image and beautiful colour scheme.
Emily's colouring looks fabulous!

Hugs Sue

Emma Canning said...

Oh Sarah I love this card - hadn't noticed the 3D glasses before - sooo clever!

Em's colouring is fab - we'll have to try to recruit her for the team :-) Lovely to see the images being played with by little ones - my nieces have been having fun times with them too - sooo cute x x

Stamping in Pink said...

This is gorgeous Sarah! You know I love Emma's images and I adore this card! As ever wonderful colouring! SWMBO'd has done brilliantly too - especially considering she's only five! Karen x

Lisa xx said...

such a gorgeous card Sarah....you've got some competition for your stash with little missy too!

Patty Chalas said...

lovely card Sarah so delicate!!

Pink Dandelion said...

Super card Sarah, love the 3D gloss on the glasses. Tell Emily I think her colouring is smashing. Debs xx

Sue - bearhouse said...

Hello again Sarah. It's so nice for me to pop back for another look at your gorgeous card so that I can say thank you for taking part in the Fab n funky Challenge this week
Hugs Sue

catherine said...

A super card Sarah but you have some serious competition now with the colouring!!! Glad little one is being kept busy over the hols and enjoying time with friends - it helps for an easier time for you!!!
x catherine

coops said...

so gorgeous sarah.love your colours and the image is stunning :D

xx coops xx

The Scrapping Factory said...

what a fantastic project teamie! I love it...Fabi xxxx

Wendy said...

So gorgeous Sarah, love the image and beautiful colours.
Emilys colouring is fabulous.

enjoy the rest of the hols.

Wendy xx

Thanks for joining us at Fab'n'Funky this week.

jo said...

Great card Sarah, love that image......don't know how I've missed Flat Friends....just been to have a look they're fab.....think I feel a spend coming on! Love Emily's card and that awesome colouring!
Hugs Jo x

scrappymo! said...

Uh oh...you've got competition for your pens now!!!!
teehee
This is a really sweet card. Love the image!

I received your card today!!! It is so lovely!!! I am one very lucky girl!

I will feature it on a blog post this week. Like you, I am having a crazy week. My husband has me doing a ton of paperwork for him that needs sorted (ugggggh) and I am off to the scrapbook store tomorrow for an open day!

I think I will post it on Sunday as I still have to take the pictures to do it justice!

Debbie said...

Gorgeous card Sarah...I love this fabulous image too.
Hugs Debbie x

Karen said...

Fab card Sarah, thanks for joining us at I ♥ ProMarkers.
xx