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Monday, 17 February 2014

All spotty and dotty!

Hi blogworld

Well that's been a long time between posts hasn't it!  My excuse is that I've been poorly - and reet poorly at that too, it's the worse I've felt in ages.  Don't know if it was a 'man' flu or a virus, all I do know is it knocked me for six and I'm just beginning to feel better now.  Of course, SHMbO has now gone and caught it and has spent the last three days on the sofa - so even less done about the house than when I was feeling ill!!

Anyway, am hoping all bugs and viruses are now on their way out now and we will all be well enough to go out and about during half-term.

Onwards and upwards!

And so the real reason for this post is that it's new challenge time over at The Cutie Pies and this time we would like to see your cutest projects which have 'spots and dots' on.

This fortnight we are sponsored by:

http://www.sweetstamps.com/
$10 gift certificate

and

http://fromtheheartstamps.com/shop/
$5 gift certificate

And this is my card, not my best as I wasn't feeling that well when I made it, but at least I'm joining in - which at one point I thought I wouldn't be!!

One and only shot:

I used:

Digi Stamp:
From the Heart - Ladybug Liftoff
coloured with my Copics
with chalks for the background

Dies:
Nesties - for the image
Impression Obsession - bow

Papers:
Random scraps

Anything else?
beaded heart, ribbons - from my stuff
Craftwork Cards - sentiment
Viva Pearls - for the spots on the balloons and party hat


So that's it folks - I hope you can find the time to join in, we are looking forward to seeing your spotty / dotty / cutesy creations!!!

Cheerio
Sarah


18 comments:

Sarah said...

Glad you are feeling better Sarah and hope you have a lovely week with the boss lady!! Great card, love the embossed spots and the die cut bow is fabulous xx

Christine L said...

Awww Sarah... this is such a cutie!! I love your colouring of the fabbie image.. it all looks perfect to me - perfect paper choice, fab layout.. need I say more??

Sorry to hear you've been a poorly girlie... and that you had another poorly girlie too! Hope you're both on the mend!

Hugs
Christine x

Gibmiss said...

Hi Sarah
Oh a fabulous card... Love the bow....
Hope you are well on the way to recovery.....
Hugs Sylvie xxx

Jo said...

Definitely spotty, dotty and ever so cute! Hope you & your little Miss are both feeling lots better!
hugs Jo x

Ella's Design said...

Glad to hear you're on the mend, Sarah and I hope SWMbO is feeling better too! My little man is off school today as we are drowning under a sea of snotty tissues - I'm sure he is now the reason for the destruction of another rain forest!?!
Love your sunny card - bright papers, cute image and simple design! Hugs, Lisa x

Chris said...

It's a lovely card, Sarah! Bright and cheerful and very cute! That bow die is fabulous!. Hope you and little one have recovered enough to enjoy the half term break!
Chris
x

susiestacey said...

Hope the bugs have left home now and you can enjoy the school break.
Gorgeous card and such an adorable image x Susan x

Wishcraft said...

Love that cute image and fab papers too, lovely card... Glad you're starting to feel better hun :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Crafty Moone Cards said...

Beautiful card Sarah. Glad you are feeling better. Sue x

Claire said...

Lovely card Sarah, great image and papers. Hugs, Claire x

Alisonscraftybitzandbobs.blogspot.com said...

Sarah a gorgeous card, sorry to hear that both you and little one have been poorly and hope you both recover soon. Love Alison xx

Tammy said...

Awww this is so sweet Sarah, I love that image and that fabulous bow die! I hope you and your daughter get well soon!
Hugs, Tammy

mixamatoasties said...

What a fabulous image! Brilliant card.

Sorry you've been feeling poorly and now SWMBO has caught it :(

Susan xx

Jane Savage said...

Gorgeous card, Sarah. Love the die-cut bow and that fab image. Loving the pearl dots on the balloons and those papers have a lovely fresh feel.
So glad you are feeling a bit better now too. xx

tilly's crafts said...

do hope everyone's feeling better now! and a fabulous card, love that bow die!
Kimx

DesignerDiva said...

All spotty and super sweet Sarah. Love that die cut bow its a little bit fabulous Dahling!
Hope you are feeling better, and your little one, some really nasty bugs around so I'm told, I've managed to avoid them so far!!
Hugs Laurie xx

Diane said...

Wonderful colors, papers, die cuts and design Sarah.

Hugs diane

Mrs A. said...

Glad to hear your feeling much more like your old self. Lots of spots and dots on your card. Love the little lady bird flying around under the balloons. hugs Mrs A.