Sunday, 6 September 2009

Big flowers

I've finished my planning for next week and decided to give myself a little craft break. This is another flower I stamped and took on holiday to colour with my promarkers, so I just needed a card to put it on. The stamps are all Elusive images (Graphicus) from the Ruby Tuesday, Butterfly poppy and butterfly daisy collage sheets. For the backgrounds I used distress inks in Antique Linen, Dried marigold, spiced marmalade, tea dye and brushed corduroy. I also used Vintage sepia versafine. I put the glitter on after seeing Glenda's beautiful creation here.
Work has been great so far, although very, very busy. I have a wonderful class with only twenty children in it at the moment, but I am expecting numbers to go up as we are the only school in the area with spaces in the infant classes. I'm hoping I can do things like planning etc mid week next week to leave the weekend free for Harrogate. I can't tell you how much I am looking forward to going as it is the only show I will have been to this year. Off to plan Tuesday's staff meeting now. Have a good Sunday!
P.S. I've just found out Sunday Stampers theme is Life, and I think this fits the bill, so I'll enter it on there too!

7 comments:

  1. This is lovely sally and i just love the colours you have used.very autumnul!!
    debbie

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  2. Hi Sally

    Fabulous flower, your colouring is perfect.

    Lucky you with a class of 20, most of our are pushing 30.

    B x

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  3. I'm feeling guilty Brenda, cos the junior classes are 32,33, and 34... I have had 27 or 28 for the past 3 years though, so I'm not expecting it to stay that way for long!

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  4. loving your art.. thanks for joining in The Sunday Stamper..fab!

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  5. Hi Sally. What a stunning card. That flower is just fantastic. Glad work is going ok.
    May see you at Harrogate, it's only a few miles from me so I had thought I might slope along and be tempted by lots of lovely things!!

    Lisax

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  6. Ohh this is gorgeous I do like the graphicus stamps have a few must get them out after seeing your lovely creation.. I am going to Harrogate on the Sat.. might see you there??

    hugs Christine xx

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  7. Hi Sally
    Thanks for your great comment on my blog. Love your big flowers they are stunning!!! I will be at Harrogate on Saturday and will probably be sitting with a group of ladies doing a swap at lunchtime so come and say hello.
    x Michelle

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