Tuesday, 22 October 2013

Time flies!

I can't believe it is over a week since I posted! What a bad blogger I am! First I'd like to welcome my latest followers. Not sure when you found me but welcome aboard! I have had a wonderful weekend, as my lovely friend Lynne came to stay and we went to Doncaster together for the Stamp Magic show. I think I can safely say that we shopped till we dropped! We saw Lesley there too and it was so lovely to catch up with  good friends. I have to say I enjoyed the company as much as the shopping, if not more. I am looking forward to having a good play with some of my haul, but I haven't had the chance yet, as today I waved Lynne off and then took my dad to the hospital for a pre-op appointment for his other hip. He will have his second hip replacement in December. The weather was dreadful on the drive back from the hospital. I had the wipers going full blast and the water was across the road in lots of places. When I finally got home Meg made me a cup of tea and I stuffed my face with chocolate!
Anyway, what have I got to show you today? I needed a Thank you card the other day, so I got out my ink dusters and a plain white card. Using Memento inks in dandelion yellow, lilac posies, grape Jelly, Danube blue and Tuxedo black, I made the background,masking the moon. I then stamped the owl and tree ( Lavinia stamps).
The sentiment is a Chocolate Baroque stamp. Very quick and simple! Hope you have managed to stay warm and dry. Thanks for looking!

11 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card Sally, love the Owl a beautiful stamp x Susan x

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  2. I love this owl stamp Sally, and the card you've made with it.

    Sue x

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  3. Beautiful card Sally!
    Greetings, RW & SK

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  4. What a great owlcard!! I really , really love it!!! great colours and image!!

    Greetings
    Maria

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  5. Wonderful card, I love your owl and the great colours.

    Hugs
    Anke

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  6. Lovely card Sally - winter is deffinately on its way - i am off to the NEC soon with my friend and like you say am looking forward to the company as much as the shopping x take care and thank you for sharing your creation x

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  7. This is just gorgeous,love it..x

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  8. Gorgeous shading and stamping as always Sally! I have invested in some ink dusters at last - just need time to play with them now!
    x

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  9. Love your slight dusting of colour in the moon. Have had monsoon weather here with high winds.
    Paula (PEP)
    Hope things go well for your Dad.

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  10. Oo, Wow! What an amazing sky. These colors are so beautifully blended. Love this card!
    Eret x

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  11. beautiful scene, lovely colours!!

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