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Saturday, 7 July 2012

Summer Time and the living is easy



If only the title was true, not raining today that's something , but not exactly great Summer weather.
Been AWOL from my blog for a few days, just busy with stuff . It's been a whirl of social activity around here, some folks like my Mum ,would love that but I prefer a quiet life. Last night we celebrated Bob's Mums 70th Birthday and tonight we are going to a wedding do,then out again Sunday, I'm tired but don't want to miss the do tonight, my pretty new frock is already to wear and I don't often get the chance to look posh.
On to my Summery card, one of my very fav penny black stamps, bee costume, coloured with promarkers. The pretty papers are printout from Raspberry Road called honeycomb.
The glittery sun was from dress it up, hobby craft.

challenges entered :

The sweet stop : followed the sketch above
Penny Black : summer Time , and the living is easy
craft punked : monochrome
craft your days away : doilies and lace
Paper Play : happy Birthday

21 comments:

brenda said...

You have captured Summer perfectly with the bright colours Jane, juts as well looking out the window, throwing in down here yet again.

Have a lovely evening.

B x

Cultivate Life in Joy said...

So adorable..love him...he's so cute..You inspire me to pull out my critter stamps and color...just wish I could half as good as you.

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous,love the fab image and papers.xxx

Sudha said...

So cute. Luv the image.

Sudha
sudha-kalra.blogspot.in

coldwaters2 said...

Hi Jane that image made me smile he is so cute, cute, cute, I also love the wonderful sunshine colours you have used, super card.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Paula said...

This is so lush! I don't often use sunshiney colours, you've made them look fab! Thanks for joining Craft Punked this week, Paula :)

Lorraine said...

Such a cute cat! Love the colours and layout, gorgeous card.
Hope you have a lovely time at the weeding do!
Lorraine x

Fleur said...

A gorgeous card, So cute
HUGZ Fleur xXx

Beryl said...

Love that cute image and your card has a great design.
Hope you enjoyed the wedding and make the most of the rest of weekend - then you can have a rest in Monday.
Beryl xx

Little K Smith said...

Aaaww gorgeous card hun, just adore this PB image and can't believe I haven't got him in my collection! :D
Kelly.x

Shannon White said...

Awww, So Darned CUTE Jane! 8-) Love your Sweet PB image & Lovely coloring! Wonderful sunshiny dp's too! 8-) Just Adorable! So glad you could join us at The Sweet Stop! 8-)

Hugs
Shannon

Monika/Buzsy said...

What a sweet card Jane. Love the darling image, the coloring. The doily and gittery sun look great! Thank you for playing along with us at The Sweet Stop again!

Hazel said...

Brilliant card jane - Just love the image - fabulous.

Thanks for dropping by to see me and leaving me a lovely comment.

Toodle Pip

Hazel xx

Pia S said...

I like your summery take on the sketch! The bright happy colors make me happy! The background paper is perfect for the colors of the image, and the little sun brad is such a nice detail!

CraftyNess said...

This is so sweet - I love the image and the bright colours on your card are so cheerful :) - thanks for joining us at Craft Punked this week x

Chrissy D said...

This is so precious! Thank you for joining us in the Sweet Stop Sketch!

kath said...

Hi jane...your card is utterly adorable..thank you for joining in the fun over at Penny Black Saturday..hugs kath xxx

daisylou said...

Such a cute card but after asking about your entry...I'm sorry,we cannot enter it into this weeks challenge, as there are too many different colours to be Monochrome.
Hoping to see you again soon over at Craft Punked.
dxxx

Tabitha said...

I love this so much

Julie said...

Great card and such a cute image.

Thanks for joining us a Craft Your Days Away for our Doilies and Lace Challenge!

Hugs Julie x

Pauline C said...

Beautiful and adorable summery card Jane. Thanks for joining in this month's Penny Black Saturday Challenge and good luck!
Pauline x