Wednesday, 14 November 2012

Do not disturb....

Morning all and welcome to some lovely new folks who've joined us on this crazy ride!

Feeling a bit funny this morning, this is the first morning in almost 2 weeks where I've not had to go into school to do something (been there every day since 2nd November with Sponsored Bounce and then counting sponsor money and taking in orders for the kids' Christmas cards!) and I now I have a very long to do list but am lacking either the energy or motivation to do any of it!

Anyway, on to today's card. I was asked to make a "Just Because" card and this seemed like the perfect image and I found a sentiment in a Kaisercraft set that went very well with it. Just in case you can't see it, it says "Friends are the most important ingredient in this recipe of life".

And, this is the first time I have managed to do one of those swirly flower type things! Always thought they were a bit too faffy. I've admired them on other folks' cards but couldn't do them myself. Well - ta-da, there it is :) 

Challenges I'd Like to Enter
Oldie but a Goodie - Anything But Christmas (this paper pad has been in my stash forever, and like the Bo Bunny one from the other day I wish I had more)
Papertake - Flower Power
Pixie Dust - Fall Colours

Wryn and Emmy BFF, Tiddly Inks
Sentiment, Kaisercraft

Colouring Medium
Copics and Promarkers

Crumb Cake, Stampin Up

Stella and Rose, MME

Pearls from stash

Die-Namics Flower Die, Big Shot

Thanks for dropping by today. Enjoy your Wednesday.

 Hugs. Susan xxx


Caroline said...

Fantastic card Susan I love the image which is coloured beautifully and the layout is gorgeous. Caroline xxx

Crafty Lark said...

Love the colours, great sentiment and swirly. xx Flora

Sue said...

This is gorgeous Susan. I love the image and the colour scheme is beautiful. Your rolled flower looks fabulous!


Kim said...

Oh Susan they are so cute! Love the sentiment!

Laine said...

What a cutie Susan. I love it and the colours you have used.

Kim said...

just love that cute image, a gorgeous card Susan

Lisa Minckler said...

Susan, dynamic job of coloring up these besties! Your card gave me an instant smile. Well done!

Thank you so much for taking the time to link up your talent and creative ideas with us at Make It Monday!
Happy Crafting...
Lisa xx

Cathy said...

Gorgeous card, love the image, and how fab is that rolled flower - told you you could do it :-)
Cathy xx

Shazza said...

oooh this is gorgeous Susan, love the swirly flower thingy too x

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous image and so beautifully coloured. Love the design too.
Lorraine x

Debs said...

Gorgeous card Susan.
Love the image and I can see why you wish yoiu had more of the DP's.
Fab LO too.
Thanks for playing along with us at An Oldie But Goodie this time.
Good luck.
Debs xx

debby4000 said...

Such a cute card Susan and gorgeous too.

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