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Thursday, 28 June 2012

Day 1 done and dusted


And we've all survived....


Here I am, in the midst of packing and getting ready to go away, sitting blogging. Oops.


I have enlisted the help of the children - their clothes are all ready to go, Scott has packed his toys, books and dvds.


And I was just about to go and tackle (yet more) ironing but I thought I'd share these with you. 


This is the card and gift I made for Craig's teacher. He's had her 3 times and is quite fond of her so I wanted to do something to mark the end of that time.



Image - Smitty Schoolboy, Saturated Canary, coloured with Promarkers and Copics, Sentiments from a Woodware set
Cardstock - Stampin Up
Paper - My Mind's Eye (I think)
Embellishments - Card Candy, coloured with Copics
Tools - Label Nestie, Cuttlebug, Cherish Punch Around the Page, MS


And here is the gift, I got this frame in Ikea, it's a 9"x 9" and cost about £4. Bargain. I may do more of these.









Stamp - Definition from an Indigo Blu set
Cardstock - From stash
Paper - Bo Bunny
Embellishments - Card Candy, School Buttons
Tools - Tim Holtz Regal Crest Die, Big Shot


Challenges I'd like to enter - 


Charisma Cardz - Anything Goes
The Paper Shelter - Punches or Dies


I'm off to do some more packing and ironing!


Thanks for dropping by today. Hugs. Susan xxx

11 comments:

Sandra said...

A lovely gift.
She's a lucky teacher

S xx

sue - bearhouse said...

A lovely card and a super gift too

Sue

Cheryl said...

oh this is one,brilliant card super image beautifully colours,and the layout is super and as for the frame,with the photo,love it too bits,great bargain too,hugs Cherylxxx

tilly's crafts said...

fab card and frame - and have a great holiday!
Kim x

xxxtglxxx said...

Aww what a lovely thought for Teacher :)

I dont remember any teacher I wanted to give a card too, but this is perfect! :)

I hope you all have a brilliant time!

hugs

xxalisonxx

Alyce said...

Susan this is so cute. Love the theme of the card and that image is adorable :)

Scrappy Scatty said...

This is lovely
Thank you for playing along at Charisma Cardz
Love Jan
xx

Gram's Treasures said...

I'm sure the teacher will be quite impressed with this gift and card! So glad you could join us this week at Charisma. Good Luck!
Joyce xx

clare brown said...

super cute card...goodluck at charisma this week

Bella´s Bastelecke said...

Beautiful cards...such cute images...thanks for joining us at TPS…..

Hugs Judith

Carrie said...

Great card and photo frame! Thank you for joining us at Charisma this week xxx