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Friday, July 22, 2011

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Hello Everyone,

Things have been so quiet....here...there...work...play...schools holidays in NZ at the moment....and I'm redundant. Mum and Dad have been watching the boys this last week,and I'm sooo not used to the freedom.
Even my crafting is slow...so I changed my room around.Then, I  didn't like it, so put it all back.
My back is still quite sore, but not as sore as it was, and thank you all for the well wishes, I'm sure that did some good.My son bought me a wheat pack....oooo....that is good. I shove it down my trousers at home, onto my lower back, keeps my bum warm too...lol..

Have a card to show you, a purple one, which started off pink, then I found the ribbon, and the rest is history...



There she is. Tilda is sitting on a stool, but the flowers cover one side and the wee dog on the other.
Now I'm not sure if the dogs name is 'Kiki' or that is the artist, but I do know I picked it up from 'Tiddlywinks' on the net...there is no link, as it went forever, and I ran out of room.
Coloured with pencils, papers are Prima 'Sparkling Spring Collection',
The flowers look like Prima, but they are packs of 30 from Rosies studio.$4.99.Butterfly a spellbinders die, and the sentiment is a clear set, had for ages.

The photo is lot darker with the purple than it really is, thanks to winter rain,sleat, and wind,
but it's not too bad.

Well my little blogger buddies, that's it, it is 6.30pm on Friday night, time for 'Friends' another re-run,
12.. I think we are up to, but still watch a laugh...Prawn cutlets for tea, with 3 dipping sauces....yum yum.

Thank you so much to two new followers, lovely to have you here, and thank you to every one of you for your lovely comments.

I'm going to enter this card at Magnolia lovers   'Anything goes'

Cherrio..
Luv CHRISSYxx

20 comments:

pinky said...

You are writing about your Friday night tea and I'm thinking about Friday morning breakfast lol. Love your card, the colours are very pretty. Sorry to hear about your sore back, its so debilitating! Hope it gets better with the wheat bay, they are so great:)

debby4000 said...

Gorgeous Chrissy and so cute too.
luv
Debby

Kristel said...

That is a gorgeous card again Chrissy! Looks fantastic!
Have a great evening!
Hugs Kristel

heidy said...

Hi Chrissy,what a beauty,love the little doggy.
Hope your back will imroeve soon sweetie!
Goodnight
Hugs heidy

Janette said...

Hi Chrissy, I love your card and that ribbon looks so lush....
I also had a smile about you getting ready for tea....not long since had lunch, small world though...lol...love Friends, on every single night and I still fall about laughing...brilliant.xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful card Chrissy, fab colouring of Tilda, and I like those flowers.
Kevin xx

coops said...

wow, this is really beautiful chrissy.i love your pretty colours and details and fab sweet tilda :D
am pleased that your back pain is easing, take care

xx coops xx

Deb said...

gorgeous, so love that little pooch, yum, the prawns sound fab, might have to go back to the store, my portobello mushroom burgers just don't have the same ring!
Have a fabulous weekend, Debxx

Lynda said...

It's beautiful Chrissy.

Love Lynda xxx

Teresa said...

Oh Chrissy this is adorable, I love the flowers and little dog too, gorgeous card.
hugs Teresa xx

Debbie said...

This is gorgeous ... Love the purple tones you used and I love the pearl centers to your flowers...

Hugs
Debbie

Alice Wertz said...

such a darling image and beautiful details! very pretty card, Chrissy!

Romina's Cretive Crafts said...

oh so WOW !!

The Crystal Elephant said...

Very pretty card, love the colour xx

Carol (Gingerbeary8) said...

Chissy this is just darling. I have this dog in my digi stamps too and would have never thought to put these two together. I think he was a freebie at one time. This is just as sweet as it can be. Super job!

Dr Sonia S V said...

Chrissy such a lovely card. I love the way you made the matching butterfly from the same paper.

Cheers from Bangalore ,India
Dr Sonia S V
http://cardsandschoolprojects.blogspot.com

Cazza said...

Oooo Chrissy that purple is deee-lishhh! And Kiki is too cute!! :o)
Hugs,
Cazza
xxx

Yvonne said...

Hi Chrissy,
I hope you have better holiday weather than we have here in cold rainy Holland!
I love the card you made...beautiful coloring and beautiful matching lilac colors!
Thanks for entering our Dutch Magnolia Lovers-Challenge!
Hug,
Yvonne

* √úla * said...

This is a beautiful card, Chrissy I love your embellishment. Thanks for joining us at Dutch Magnolia Lovers.
hugs Ula

Samira said...

What a sweet card you've made !

Thanks for joining us at DML
Greetings Samira