Friday, February 19, 2010

Papertake Weekly Challenge

Morning folks......a bit late posting this morning....the old body is protesting and doesn't want to play after a busy day of decorating yesterday...oh I am so fed up with it now....but still lots to do and as they say on Mastermind....I've started so I'll finish....well don't have an option really unless I want to sleep in a two tone half painted bedroom...but the day wasn't all doom and gloom......I had a visit from the lovely Judy in the afternoon and a bit of a crafty natter over a coffee which cheered me up and then it was time to get stuck in and make some cards......hey that was wishful thinking.....only got one done..... for another of my favourite challenges and then I was zonked out on the sofa with "The Budster" for the rest of the night.
The challenge this week over at Papertake Weekly is.....

CHECK IT OUT




Hero Arts Cling Stamp....Floral Garden
Martha Stewart.....Patterns Clear Stamp Set
Martha Stewart Border Punch
Petaloo Flowers
Gems from stash
Ribbon: American Crafts
Sentiment: Hero Arts....Thinking of You
Brilliance....Peacock Ink Pad

And never mind CHECK IT OUT.....it was almost CHUCK IT OUT....just wasn't happy with it....kept moving things around...so this is the finished card and do you know what....I still ain't happy.....but if I work at it any more....it will be in the bin...and I'm afraid no sneaky peek today...it's going to be a last minute dash with my Penny Black Saturday card this week and I hope that Mr Mojo is feeling more energetic than I am or I'm in big trouble.   Catch up with you all tomorrow and a little tease......a very special day in the life of the old blog coming up soon and a rather special you-know-what.
Hugs Kath xxxxxx


25 comments:

Lorraine A said...

Oohh this is lovely Kath ;-) I just got his stamp ,,, it arrived yesterday and can't wait to ink it up ;-) I love the variagated ink pad you used ,, lovely ! ;-)

thanks for joining us on the PTW :-)
luv
Lols x x x

loftylass said...

Well Kath - I like it and wouldn't mind receiving it one little bit. Good luck with the decorating (I have mine to start!!).... maybe your sneaky peak should have been your 'new wardrobe'ha ha.
Hugs
HW
x

Judy's Crafty Moments said...

Morning Kath,

I had a lovely afternoon...just sorry it was so brief! Great to ahve a blther and a coffee. look forward to doing it again soon. I've just been telling hubby how much i love your wee cubby hole..hint hint!!

Great card..such gorgeous colours!
Judy xx

* Shaz * said...

Lovely card Kath, good luck with the decorating x

scrappyjacky said...

It looks really lovely to me,Kath.

SannaS said...

This is gorgeous!! Beautiful colors and details! =)
Hugs, SannaS

Lynda said...

This is stunning Kath and the colours are really beautiful.

Love Lynda xxx

Sarah A said...

I don't know what there's not to like as your card is stunning! I love that Hero Arts stamp...

Hope you get your decorating finished soon, I am in the process of thinking about getting it started in my my house but keep putting it off!

Sarah x

joey said...

aww Kath I love this card, gorgeous blues and this is a lovely stamp. Joey.x

Tasha said...

Stunning card Kath, love the super colours and gorgeous flowers
love tasha xx

Marion said...

This is a lovely card. So elegant. Great stamp and love that graduation in background colour.
Marion

Dolly said...

This is lovely Kath, love the peacock blue, stunnning! :)xx

Christine (Craftling) said...

Well, this is right up my street, Kath. I love everything about it! It's perfect, and I'm so glad you didn't bin it and deprive us of the inspiration.

Hugs,
Chris xx

Kat said...

I love this card Kath, can't see anything wrong with it at all. Beautiful colour too.

Kat xx

Guylaine said...

I love your card. I would really want to know how to make this negative stamp effect

cheryl mezzetti said...

Wow this is gorgeous! Love the colors and the beautiful petaloo flowers.

Zarah said...

Oooh - what a BEAUTIFUL card!!

Tatanky said...

I like it the white background makes the green-blue pop-out is a nice card

Serendipity Stamping said...

Hi Kath, I quite like this card, so don't throw it in the bin! Hey my roots are in Aberdeen, wish I could visit your area.

chris said...

Hi there Kath this is perfection itself, love it.
hugs chris xx

Lin said...

I like the way you put these elements together, Kath, and I really like the colors you used - so springy. So glad you didn't throw it into the bin!

Mireille said...

gorgeous card !! Love it!

Caro said...

Your card is so beautiful,I like the colors and details.

Caro xx

Debi said...

Lovely card! Thanks for playing along with the Papertake Weekly challenge.

Ujjwal said...

Your work is just so amazing!!
Love

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