21 April 2010

I survived!!!!

Hi ya folks I have made it back I can hold my held high and say I survived, what the hell am I bleating on about, well I am referring to the two week Easter break that my kiddies have just had. They have gone back today and I think they were well and truly ready for it. Now don't get me wrong I love my kiddiewinkles dearly and treasure every moment I get to spend with them but by the middle of the second week I think they had had enough of me and I felt that perhaps I may have been drowning in Transformers toys and build a bear clothes and I think at one point I may even have been lost under a mound of cut out shapes that my darling daughter took great pleasure in cutting out and distributing throughout the house!!!!
Well today I managed to get a card done, but no housework, aah well in the grand scheme of things I weighed up what was best for my sanity and went the crafty route just to have a little me time and I must say it did the trick.

Anyway this is what I came up with and yes its another easel card!!


Papers used - Daisy & Dandelion and Papermania Signature
Sentiment - Daisy & Dandelion
Pearls - From Elaine at Quixotic Paperie (link on my sidebar)
Image - Gorjuss Girls stamp from Funky Kits (link on my sidebar)
I'm going to enter this into a couple of challenges. Firstly Cupcake Craft Challenges which this week is a colour theme of 'Red and White' and also Friday Sketchers which is a fab sketch and one I can see me using again and again.
Right well then catch ya later guys and I hope you are catching some quality crafting time wherever you may be.
Take care
Ann-Marie
xxx

8 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card Ann Marie, wonderful image and love the colour combo.
    luv
    Debby

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  2. Gorgeous card,must have took you ages to make. Love the colours and your colouring's fab. Di.x

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  3. What a gorgeous easel card!! Love the reds and adorable image!!
    Hugs
    Jodi =)

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  4. Hi Ann-Marie, what a beautiful card. Love the gorjuss image and the easel style card is stunning. Thanks for joining in with my challenge over at cupcake craft challenge this week. Hugs, Denise x

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  5. LOL, I remember those days! ;) Love your beautiful easel card, the colors just pop! Lovely coloring too!

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  6. Very cute! Congrats on being one of the top 5 at the Cupcake Craft Challenge.

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  7. wow stunning card a desERving winner. Well done

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  8. Well done Ann-Marie. Great card, love it.
    Hope you have a lovely weekend.
    Hugs Sally xx

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