Monday, July 25, 2011

Summer Escape

Hello Everyone....'s that time again...the week has passed, its Monday morning for a lot of us..back to work with the short vaccume cleaner poles....yay!!...but the good news is Make it Monday is about to get started get those cards made, get linking up, cause you have to be in to win.

Our sponsor this week is ...Crafty Emmas Store
with a 10 pound voucher to spend in store [p&p not included]

Crafty Emmas store sells a fabulous range of papercrafting items including designer papers, stamps,flowers, pins, divine twine ,and much, much more.

Congratulations to last weeks winners, and if you like the sound of that, then link up, and comment.
Mention you saw another entrants work on Make it Monday and you could be the winner of the voucher...if random org chooses you..for 1st place you will have your project show cased on the MIM blog all week.

Now the DT's have decided to have a wee play too, and we each choose a favourite card for the week, and I'm telling is harder than it sounds...BUT..I do it every week and this time I chose...

#127 Romina, with this lovely...

Is that not cute...all that punching to make these gorgeous flowers..well done Romina..gorgeous.

Now ..for my card this week, I have chosen an image from Raising our kids  I know, thats cheating...but they have such cute images, I could not help myself. plus they are

                                                                        side view

The cloud papers are a free download, and I have written them down and lost it...sorry...but I will find it and link it up...Coloured with pencils, and do you like my seagulls...they are actually doves, and I just coloured the wing tips and 'hey presto'...they are seagulls.
Beautiful ribbon from RRR, double button going on there in the middle, a few sea beads for sand,and a partridge in a pear tree....just checking you are still with me...

Well! thats it.. I think I covered everything..going to enter my card in a challenge at.....
Do it with Digis  and the theme...summer fun.

All done, have a great week...will pop in again later on the meantime I will try to find that missing link for the cloud papers....and if I find it you will know cause the link will be purple, but if I dont...then it wont be.



Selma said...

Chrissy this is such a cute card. I love the big polka dot bow! Also, the inside is fabulous. I'm happy to hear your back is getting better.

Shirley-Anne said...

Hello Chrissy . Your summer fun card is very sunny and bright love the image and your " sand" Tis a lush bow too! What a wonderful get well card , with a beautiful bunch of flowers , for your pick this week .
hugs shirley-anne

heidy said...

Oh Chrissy,this is too cute,love the big bow!
Hugs heidy

kbrandy4 said...

Wow! Chrissy, your card is just perfect for our Summer Fun Challenge. Thanks for joining the Divas at Do it with Digis.

Hugs Hazel xx

Christina said...

Wowww Chrissy this is a fabulous card dear! Great work and lovely colours!!
Hugs Kristel

Mary J said...

Love your pick made by Romina, Chrissy - beautiful bouquet of flowers!

Love your card - that scene is so great and your colours fresh and fun!

coops said...

stunning card chrissy,i love your fab image and beachy scene and your big bow is lush :D

xx coops xx

Lynne said...

Wow just perfect for summer - everything you dream it will be :)
Thanks for sharing it with the Divas at Do it with Digis :)
Lynne xx

Lisa Jane said...

oh love your summery card .. that cloud paper looks fab and is just perfect with that image
Fab pick of the week too..gorgeous punched flowers
Lisa x

Dr Sonia S V said...

I loved Romina's card too. Your sea gulls are really popping out and look so beautiful !

Cheers from Bangalore ,India
Dr Sonia S V

Sheryl said...

This card is so adorable, Chrissy! I love how you used little seed pearls on the beach! Brilliant idea! I will have to try that! I have a whole bunch of them from my mother!
Hugs, Sheryl

Unknown said...

This is beautiful, what a bright summer card and and the ribbon is just the perfect touch. Big hugs xxx

Sonia said...

Hi Chrissy!
Adorable image and Wonderful creation!.. I feel like that little girl touching the water first and thinking is go in water or not lol!!!, may be the water is so cold, lol!!... Love the Fabulous Bow!

Cazza said...

Love the cloud paper and that ribbon is lush!! Super cute card Chrissy :o)

Michelle said...

Hi Chrissy

Wow, love your card, what an awesome freebie image. Your colouring is terrific but that bow is just gorgeous!!

Great pick for this week too, those little flowers are just so pretty.

Michelle :o)

Sharon said...

Beautiful card.
Thanks for joining us at Do It With Digi's this time, hope to see you again soon.
Hugs Sharon x