Sunday, March 22, 2009

Easter Blog Hop

Morning Folks......I couldn't resist having a little Easter Blog Hop with one of my favourite challenge blogs...yes..."The Pink Elephant"...they are having a real fun weekend with lots of challenges...competitions...great tutorials....I love this one from my "Funky Hand" teamie Carol for a gorgeous little easter basket.....lots of candy and prizes....so if you haven't joined in the fun yet....get yourselves over there pronto.
And here is my card for their "Think Spring" challenge.......

Papers: Crate: Blue Hill Collection
Image: Penny Black
Sentiment: Doodlebug Mixed Up Alphabet
American Crafts: Foam Thickers
Ribbon: American Crafts
and my fave punch from Martha Stewart
the grand kiddies came to play at Grandma's yesterday....the weather was glorious and we had lunch outdoors....just like summer.....long may it continue but I am falling a bit behind with all the stuff I have to finish this week..... but I thought what the heck......what's one more day....all work and no play...makes Jill a very dull girl.....so decided to have a little fun and play along.....tomorrow is another day......isn't that what they say and it was great to have a day off from the messy inky fingers.
But that was yesterday.....up with the birdies this morning.....off to walk "The Budster" and back to the old crafting malarkey and oh dear the weather is not looking so great today.....yikes there is even snow forecast for later this week up in my neck of the woods........catch up with you all later.....Hugs Kath xxxxxx

P.S. To answer Tina's question....I used Fiskars Ribbon Slot punch but forgot to mention it in the materials list.

15 comments:

Ann said...

oooooooooooooooooooooooooh Kath you've done again that card is just lovely - no it's more than lovely it's fabulous.
Thanks for sharing it with at The Pink Elephant Easter Blog Hop.
Ann xxx http://thepinkelephantchallenge.blogspot.com

Christine said...

As Scarlet O'Hara said, "Fiddle-dee-dee, I'll think about that tomorrow."

Very cute card. I love your use of tags. I haven't gotten around to using tags on a card yet. I must do that.

Have a good day and I really hope you don't get snow. At least I've had enough snow for the year!!!

Blessings,
Christine

Carol said...

Gorgeous Kath, and perfect for our Spring challenge! Thanks for your support this weekend on our first blog hop....good luck for all the candy draws... ;-D

Hugs
Carol x
p.s. we saw our first little Hedgehog visitor the other night!....didn't stay long but fingers crossed they'll be back this year :)

Kim Piggott said...

Hi Kath,
How lovely that you spent such a happy day with your Grandson's they are just such a pleasure aren't they.
Your card is so fabulous! Love that cute image and your glorious colouring!
Such a lovely sentiment and your border looks just wonderful!
Such a lovely card have a great day!
hugs
kim x

Lyneen said...

thanks for posting the hop... I just had an awesome time hopping around!!!

Dawny P said...

Hi Kath, glad you had a fabby day xxxx Love your card as always - the colours are soooo gorgeous and the punched border looks really pretty. Hope you are ok and see you verrrrry soon (6 more sleeps lol xxx)

ella bella said...

gorgeous card kath, i love all the detail and fabulous design
Tracy x

Macpurp said...

I love this card! how did you do the ribbon lacing holes long the white card?
Have a lovely day with your wee lads!
love tina xx

mueppi said...

Hi Kath
your card is gorgeous!
Have a nice sunday!
Hugs Gisela

bubblegum said...

Hi Kath - another scrummy card - it is beautiful..:) Great layout and love how you have threaded the ribbon through the border. :)
Gorgeous weather down here...blue skies and plenty of the yellow stuff..lol

xxDebbiex

Robin said...

Great spring card, Kath!! I am so glad to hear you are enjoying our blog hop weekend! Thanks for joining in the mini challenge!
Robin

Dawn said...

Hiya KAth
Made it at last - boy you have been a busy bee!!
This is just stunning

Well I hope we don't get snow this week...It's been such nice weather too - Grrr!!

Hugs
Dawn
x

Lorraine said...

Fab card honey, just perfect for springtime.

Hugs
Lorraine xxx

Tasha said...

Stunning card i love the layoutand the colours and the sentiment is fab
love tasha xx

Scrapmumur said...

OH...Kath, this is adorable card!
Lovely colours and look.
Hugs, mumur

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