Sunday, 15 March 2009

Truly Scrumptious and Sketch Saturday

What a beautiful sunny day! But am I out enjoying it?! Nope - I'm indoors enjoying some prime crafting time! It's just been me at home so I've been crafting up a storm with me choons blaring... utter bliss ☺. I'm also feeling on top of the world as my neck is slowly getting back to normal now. I'm not going to say that it is doesn't hurt anymore because I would be totally lying. However, I've got a lot more movement and the pain has subsided to a manageable level. Thank God for that as I had totally bored even myself with all the whinging and whining I'd been doing about it!

Anyway, back to the crafting. I've been working hard on some things I can't show you yet... (!).... but here is something that I can! I've managed to do a bit of challenge combining so that I can enter this one card into both the sketch over at Truly Scrumptious and also the cake theme at Secret Crafters Saturday Challenge.

Oh balls. I've just realised that I've failed! Whilst adding the link to Truly Scrumptious above, I realised that I haven't made any buttons! It's now a bit late.... pants. Sorry for messing up, I'm fully aware this won't count as an entry now!

BTW, I ♥ this image! It was one I received recently from my lovely friend Zoe as part of an image swap. I have to share this with you though..... look here to see what this lovely little mousey was sent in..... Isn't that amazing?! And I can totally vouch that it is even more beautiful in real life. Thank you so much Zoe!

Goodie List........
Stamps: Whiff of Joy - Henry Celebrating Mouse, Sentiment from Elzybells.
Paper: Basic Grey - Cupcake.
Ink & Colour: Memento (Tuxedo Black) and Copics.
Embellishments: Adhesive gems.

Before I go, I just want to remind you about the fabulous competition currently running over on the Dies to Die For blog where you could win a Martha Stewart Valentine Lace punch! So what are you waiting for?! Get over there and find out how you can enter!

Right, I'm off to continue my craft-fest and also have some lunch. I am Hank Marvin.... as usual! Enjoy the sunshine!

P.S. Make sure you come back tomorrow as I might have a little bit of blog candy for you.....!

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20 comments:

~amy~ said...

What a fun card Stacey...I'm lovin' all that great basic grey! Cute image!!!

Nancy Sanders said...

What an adorable and cheerful card. i love it!

Riet said...

what a gorgeous card Stacey.

hugs Riet.x

Judy's Crafty Moments said...

Great card and love the mouse image. A favourite of mine!!
Enjoy your craft fest!
Judy xx

Sarah-Jane said...

Cool card hun, Love this image (another 'I need' I think !!) gonna have to get another job soon to cover the mounting wish list !!
Hugs Sarah-Jane xx

Jill said...

fab card Stacey and wonderful colouring thanks for joining us at scsc hugs Jill x

Zoe xx said...

Stacey, its goooorgeous!! I love it, you've made mousey proud with that colouring :)
Im glad your slowly feeling better, and even happier that its not affected your crafting!!
Take care hun,
Zoe x x

Jackie said...

Great card, love Henry to bits, I had to use him too, he fits the challenge so well.
Jackie

debby4000 said...

Oh he's such a cutie and works brilliantly with the papers. Glad the neck is getting better even if it is slowly but be careful not to over do it.

Jane Carroll said...

great job

thanks for joining us this week on SCSC :)

Hugs Jane x

My Little Space said...

Great card and a super image!

Mandy

Sharon said...

Great card Stacey, I love that little mouse! Thanks for joining our challenge this week.

Zoe said...

Hello Stacey, I love your card it is so beautiful and I love all the gorgeous papers.
love
Zoe
xxxx

Michele said...

Fabulous card Stacey. Love the image and the fantastic colouring. Great papers also. Thanks for joining us at TS challenge this week. Hugs Michele x

cats whiskers said...

Oh Hun excuse the pun but this is truly scrumptious what wonderful colourng and the colours and papers are just perfect I lurvee this card hun
Hugs Jacqui x

Jenn said...

So cute! Love that BG paper and that image is too sweet! :D I also love the bling you added! :D

Dawn said...

Wonderful card - gorgeous vivid colouring and love the BG mix

thanks for joining us this week

Dawn

Beth said...

This is so gorgeous Stacey! I love the bright colours and this little chap is one of my faves!
As for the wedding...a little bit of both! I can't believe how quickly it is going but I'm 'Monica' organised so it's all going to plan! Thanks for asking! xx ☺

CraftyC said...

Gorgeous card Stacey, love these papers myself. Thanks for taking part in this weeks scsc!
Clairex

ribenaruby said...

Cute mouse image beautifully coloured, yummy cupcake!