Tuesday, 17 July 2012

Busy Day

Yesterday we had quite a lazy day - just felt I needed a day not running about visiting places like we had while on holiday. Made up for it today though....


Boys went to a holiday club in a local school (the High School that Craig will be going to next year, sniff) this morning and I had intended to take them to the cinema this afternoon. Yvonne and I dropped the kids off at the school and went for coffee and I mentioned the cinema so Yvonne decided that she would get the car from her hubby and come with us too so we all went to see Ice Age this afternoon. The kids all loved it, Scott wants the dvd.... already...


At 6pm I was meeting friends at the sports centre for our regular badminton game but one of them wasn't well and Craig wanted to come along and watch, however, he actually got to play with us and he wasn't half bad.


Then we came home and I collapsed in a heap! 


I did find time in the evening to call my lovely friend Cathy, so good to catch up.


So onto a card, a bit belated I know but I didn't share it with you. This is the thank you card and gift I did for Scott's teachers. He had 2! The cards were virtually identical but as one of his teachers was retiring I made her a memory book rather than a notebook. Sadly I forgot to take a photo.




Just noticed there is a pearl missing from one of the flowers, I am sure I sorted it before Scott gave it to the teacher.



I'd like to enter the card in the following challenges:


Here Come The Boys - Tag on a Card
Hanna and Friends - Favourite Colours (blues and browns)


No new products were harmed in the making of this card! Use It Up 2012. Image - Penny Black, coloured with Promarkers and Copics, not sure where senitment is from
Cardstock/Paper - From stash
Embellishments - Card - Card Candy coloured with Copics, Craftwork Cards Book, flowers, letters and pearls from stash
Tools - Card, Tag Die, Go Kreate, Cuttlebug, Book, Label Nesties, Cherish Punch Around the Page, Martha Stewart, Cuttlebug


Thanks for dropping by today. Hugs. Susan xxx

6 comments:

Alyce said...

So cute Susan! What a sweet image and layout :)

June Nelson said...

Hiya Susan its brilliant and I bet the teacher adored it, huggies June xxxx

sue - bearhouse said...

this is fabulous Susan, I love the image and the colours are brilliant. The notebook design is gorgeous too.

sue

tilly's crafts said...

these are gorgeous Susan, and I'm sure his teacher loved them! nice to get something other than chocolates or flowers lol!
Kim x

Tracey T said...

Blimey, Susan, if that's a quiet day... Love the card; the PB image is really sweet. Hugs xx

Woo said...

Excellent card! love the big tag and your colours! Thanks for playing at Here Come The Boys! Woo x

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