27 May 2010

Cor blimey that was a struggle!!

Hey folks, how ya all doing making the most of the mini bout of sunshine I hope. Unfortunately, the good weather has finally broken down here on the south coast I woke up to rain this morning just in time for May Bank holiday and half term!!!!



Firstly I want to apologise for not being around much recently and I have been such a bad blogger leaving comments as well. As the title suggests the project I have just completed I seem to having been working on for an age I struggled with this one I'm afraid mr mojo packed his bags and headed off for a jolly leaving me trying to finish it. Add to that that my little girl woke up one morning extremely spotty with a bout of 'chicken spots' as she calls it I've found it hard to get going on anything. Anyway I was asked to make something for a 25th wedding anniversary which is Silver so obviously I was asked to use lots of silver. I don't seem to have in my possession many stamps suitable so I went with the Greetings Farm couple again. I was asked to make a four drawer box again and just in case anybody hasn't picked up the link from earlier posts I got the tutorial for this over on Kirsten's blog HERE.

Well I'll cut it short and leave you with some pics and a recipe.






Image - Greetings Farm 'Cake Topper' from Tracy at Dies to Die for
Medium - copics
Papers/Card - Papermani capsule collection, Papermania
exquisite vellum collection and Bazzill
Ribbon/bling - from stash
Well I've gotta dash as its time to get the gruesome twosome from school. I am going to make a big effort to be a better blogger, so I'll catch up with you later folks.
Take care and enjoy your day.
Ann-Marie
xxx



8 comments:

  1. Welcome back. i've struggled a bit this week too. It mustn't have helped to have had to deal with such a specific request. It is really beautiful though,the recipients will be well chuffed..Di.xx

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  2. Cor blimey what a stunner lol. Lovely to see you back again hun, love your card, everything is so beautiful, well worth the struggle
    hugs Mandy xx

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  3. WOW this is amazing, stunning work.
    luv
    Debby

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  4. This is absolutely beautiful. You may have had a struggle getting it finished but the end result shows it was well worth it and I am sure it was very well received. Hope your daughter is feeling better. Have a nice weekend. Donna

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  5. This is absolutely gorgeous! It's a fab image and the box is beautifully made. I'm sure the recipient will treasure it always.
    Love Elaine xx

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  6. I love this amazing box, Ann-Marie!! It's gorgeous!! The image is so cute, and the papers and details are beautiful!
    I appreciate that you've linked to my blog! Thank you!
    Have a wonderful weekend!
    Hugs, Kirsten

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  7. Oh wow, this is breathtaking! :) What a fantastic gift, its beautiful! xxhugsxx alison

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