Monday, 25 June 2012

It's almost that time of year again

Yes, there's only a day and a half of school left before 7 weeks summer holidays begin. Bring on the madness....

So this week is mainly going to be catching up on stuff and packing to go on holiday on Friday. Can't wait! 

This is a card I was commissioned to make. Now I was asked for a Father's Day card for a friend's dad (but from her girls) for Papa. And he likes horse racing....  

At first I thought, eeek! How on earth?! But then I remembered this LotV stamp. Perfect. And then I thought, eek, how do I colour a horse! 

But I checked my lovely friend Debbi's PM tuts and that helped me no end. I even emailed her the image once I had coloured it in, just to be sure! She said it was fine so I'm happy with that :)

Challenges I'd like to enter

Incy Wincy - Anything Goes

Image - LotV coloured with Promarkers
Paper/Card from stash
Embellishments - Ticket, Tim Holtz
Tools - Pink Lemonade alpha die, Sizzix, Sidekick

Thanks for dropping by today. Enjoy what's left of your Monday.

Susan xx


Sandra said...
This comment has been removed by the author.
Sandra said...
This comment has been removed by the author.
Sandra said...


S x

Sandra said...


S x

sue - bearhouse said...

Gorgeous card Susan. the image is delightful and I love the layout with that fab lettering

Hugs Sue

Alyce said...

What a cute card Susan! Love the image and those papers are so lovely :)

Loz said...

Hi. I saw this Beautiful card on Make-it-Monday..Loz

Cheryl said...

oh Hun this is just gorgeous love that image beautifully coloured too,and one super layout and papers,hugs Cherylxxxx

debby4000 said...

Love your gorgeous sweet card.

Sandy said...

Gorgeous LotV image, beautifully coloured. Thanks for linking up your beautiful card with MIM this week.
Remember, to be in the running to win the prize from our sponsor this week just leave a comment for another entry. Be sure to mention you saw them on Make It Monday. The more entries you comment on the more chances you have of winning!
Sandy DT

Wishcraft said...

Oh we've got a few weeks of school left here - good luck!

Lovely card, that image is so sweet and love the layout :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Sheryl said...

This is such a lovely image beautifully coloured. Thanks or joining us at INCY WINCY this week.
Hope we see you again soon.
Hugs Sheryl xx

Sarah said...

Ahhh yes, school break up! Not here until mid-July, but looming large. Hope you survive it.

Gorgeous card - love the image and I think your colouring is great as well.


PS - Loved the colours in your SC card, so cheerful.

Sarah's Little Snippets said...

Love your card Susan. The colours are gorgeous and the wee ticket at the side :) Sarah x

Elaine said...

Susan what a gorgeous image and beautifully coloured , fabulous card well done Hugs Elaine

Kasey ~ in Oz said...

Hi Susan, lovely image here and I really like your CAS design it makes the image the focus on your card.

Followed your link from MIM. I'm 73, 81 & 83 this week (so far!). I'd love it if you to stop by and comment on your favourite one.

Kasey ~ in Oz

xxxtglxxx said...

I often forget this is an LOTV stamp, its lovely! :)

Fab papers and layout Susan :)



Paul said...

Saw your project on Make it Monday and had to come over and take a closer look. I’m enjoying looking at all the amazing inspiration.
Crafty Blogocks
DT Member for Catch The Bug

Time for Tea Designs

Hello again, here I am back with my Time for Tea share for today.  Our lovely leader Jo is currently at the Crafting Live show in Doncast...