Wednesday, May 9, 2012

What's on my Workdesk Wednesday

Morning folks...I'm beginning to think the cubbyhole's been selected for a get-away from it all...let's go have some fun holiday by the dreaded gremlins...2 days of disasters can't be a co-incidence surely and going by this morning's shenanigans...they've booked in for more than a mini-break. Playing silly beggars with The Furry Boy's bladder control meant a rude awakener from my cosy slumber...leaping out of bed at 5.00am and rocketing downstairs for an emergency call of nature ain't a great start to anybody's day. Even making tea and toast turned into a Krypton Factor Skills Contest wrestling with the superglued seal on the top of the milk and instead of my usual dark brown and crispy "just the way I like it" toast...I ended up with a cross between cotton wool and damp cardboard barely coloured...that toaster setting knob fiddler's been at it again.
But it's not all bad news...they haven't got round to playing fast and loose with the camera YET...so it's time to share what's on my workdesk and pop over to meet up with lots of crafty folks at Julia's place aka WOYWW.  A day of mucky inky fun is on the cards with Wendy Vecchi Studio 490 fabulous Art Parts and stamps...


 for my Art Parts day at The Papeterie on Saturday 19th May...just a teeny sneaky peek...
Free Make and Takes 10.00am-12.30pm....
Make an "Art Parts Album" Class
 1.30pm-4.00pm
to book a space call 01224 802337
but we're not out of the woods yet...it seems my trusty old keyboard has been struck down in the night with the incurable sticky key syndrome...so once I've sorted out the bird's nest hair...the polyfilla has dried and if the little beggars haven't moved the car keys..I'm off to get a replacement and will be typing out a great big EVICTION NOTICE and be warned Mr Blogger if you have any funny ideas about getting a piece of the action and adding to my life of woe..it will be all-out WAR
See you all tomorrow
Hugs Kath xxx

48 comments:

Lynn Holland said...

Plenty of good stuff on your desk Kath
Lynn 40
One I made earlier today

craftymonki said...

Ooh, lovely goodies!

Hope the gremlins decide to move out soon!

Happy WOYWW

Zoe #66

Redanne said...

They do say things come in three's so I think you have had yours (and more besides) so hopefully all will go well from now on! Love those Wendy Vecchi stamps and Art Parts, I am not envious, I am not envious..........well maybe a little. Crafty hugs, Anne #2 (early start for me too Kath)

Helen said...

Hope you are all sorted out now... loving the look of your desk today though Kath and I think the art part day will be fabulous!
Helen 9

Sandra (Stamping For Pleasure) said...

Goodness me . . . what a start to your day! Let's hope it improves somewhat. xxx

Minxy said...

Mmmmmmmm art parts.. Mmmmm Wendy V stamps, Boooooooo dodgy keyboard, hope your replacement gives you no problems and you can carry on your crafty endevors!
minxy #76

GLENDA BROOKS said...

Sounds like your day was off to a crazy start! Love your space this week. Lots of goodies to play with!

Erika said...

Sounds like you need a new keyboard. Fancy swapping desks? I'd love to get my hands on all that wonderful stash. Happy crafting, hugs
Erika.

Neesie said...

Not a great start to the day then Kath...but you're desk looks so exciting with lots to play with.
I've just seen that you live near Aberdeen...we used to live in Banchory-Devenick. Ever heard of it?
Have a wonderful WOYWW ~ enjoy Neesie #45

Karen said...

Morning Kath, I do hope things have got sorted for you now [[hugs]]. I love all that chipboard on your work desk and those stamps look really fab too :)

Have a fab WOYWW and a lovely week, Hugs, Karen xx #49

VonnyK said...

What a bad start to the day, hope the good luck fairies come in overnight and make life better.
Nice looking goodies on the desk.
Have a better week.
Von #18

Annie said...

That sounds like every day here :-) These elecrical appliances have a mind of their own at times don't they? :-)
Hugs,
A x #47

...the yorkshire fox... said...

...ahhh Kath whats going on and now poor Buddy good job your legs recovered from the other day or coulda been a full blown disaster!...super candy from Wendy with super sneaky peeks!...thanks for sharing today...Mel :)

Helen said...

Hi Kath - Firstly I most definitely have stuff envy right now! What lovely things you have to play with today. Secondly I too have a Golden Retriever called Comet and he woke me at the crack of sparrows this morning! How odd is that. Love your funny post it made me smile. Happy WOYWW to you Helen 50

Lisa-Jane said...

LOL, oh Kath, what a morning you are having! On the bright side though, those goodies look wonderful. Have fun playing! #53

May said...

Bless you Kath a crazy day start for you...things can only get better from now on.. Love those goodies on your desk, I bought the top pack of stamps from Ally Pally in April... Love them!! Have a diaster free week, Hugs May x x#31

Neet said...

Sorry about your mad start to the day, how annoying the lid was stuck - last straw and all that.
I cannot believe I have no WV stuff at all and yet I admire her work so much. Must seek a remedy.
Thanks for sharing - Hugs, Neet #19 xx

Miriam said...

Lots of fabulous stuff going on - love your stash!!

#97

jill said...

Can i come & play at yours with all those lovely goodies on your desk.
happy crafting jill#52

Trish Latimer said...

Fabulous lot of stash there Kath...you'll make something wonderful with it as always i'm sure!! Trish #60

Hands to Work, Hearts to God said...

Hi Kath, what lovely stash you have to play with! I'm sure you'll come up with something wonderful! Patsy from
HeARTworks

TeddyBobCrafts said...

Wow, what lovely stash you have on your desk. Those stamps are gorgeous. Happy WOYWW. Hope your replacement keyboard brings you much happiness. Ali x #46

inkypinkycraft said...

Love all those yummy goodies on your desk, lots of fun to be had there! Enjoy hugs trace x 25

Gourdess said...

Oooh nasty case of the gremlins! Instead of bladder issues, I have the early AM get the dog out before she barfs on the floor. Not a pleasant way to start the day. May the rest of your day flow with simplicity and ease free of further gremlin trouble. Happy WOYWW and thanks for visiting! Warmly, Tracy #16

Gabrielle said...

Ooh, I love your creative space this week! Looks like there's lots of fun to be had! Ms Vecchi's stamps are my absolute faves so I feel right at home on your desk... move over a bit! Gabrielle at #21

RosA said...

Some interesting bits and pieces on your desk! Hope all goes smoothly so you can have some fun with them! Thanks for visiting!

Paula (PEP) said...

Oh my kath, I know it's not at all funny but I'm almost crying with laughter. Hope you don't end up glued to the desk.
Paula (PEP)

CraftygasheadZo said...

Ooh art parts and Wendy's stamps looks like you'll be having fun! Take care, enjoy WOYWW this week, I know I will! Zo xx 73

MvM-design said...

Love those Wendy stamps!!
Creative desk!!
Happy WOYWW Wednesday!
Hugs Marleen #8

Terrie Purkey said...

You've got stacks and stacks of crafty deliciousness going on here! Thanks for the visit - Terrie woyww#27

Di said...

Laughing here Kath - what a crazy day you're having. Loads of lovely goodies to play with though, as usual, on your desk :) Di xx

Sarah said...

Hope good times are ahead - bound to be with those wonderful Wendy goodies - fabulous choices and that sneak peek looks wonderful! Happy woywwing and thanks for the peek...Sarah at 13.

kay said...

hope your day has got better,see you have some fab new goodies to play with,thanks for visiting me
have a fab crafty woyww
kay #28

Li'l Pidge said...

ooh some lovely stamps there and art parts. Hope you day improved.

Kyla #34
ps - you have already visited me

toni said...

Sounds like you're having a bit of a time. Hope things have got better as the day has progressed. I should think so with all that lovely stash to play with. Thankyou for visiting me, Happy crafting BE GONE GREMLINS!toni#54

Peggy Cain said...

some awesome looking stuff on that desk! love that bunch of stamps

Twiglet said...

I had to chuckle at your post Kath - so well written. Hope the day improved as it went along! x Jo

fairy thoughts said...

oh lovely stash, especially those key hole shapes and the stamps . thanks for the peek
janet #37

Ali H said...

Hi Kath
thanks for stopping by earlier !
What a day you've had ! Hope tomorrow brings a better day ! Ali #33

Princess Judy Palmer said...

I hate those days/weeks that are filled with one disaster after another. You get afraid to say, "What next?!" Your crafty space is looking good and has great things to play with, that is as long as the gremlins don't make off with it all when your back is turned.

Amanda said...

Wendy Vecchi how fab have a great play. Thanks for stopping by amanda j @ 17 x

Hazel said...

What a lot of fab stuff here - hope you've had much fun - thanks for sharing (Hazel, WOYWW #95) x

Julia Dunnit said...

I love a woman who says what she means! I think the toaster thing is horrible, flabby toast - just makes me shudder! Loving the idea that you spend the day inking up the art parts, at least that will stop your fuses blowing!

sandra de said...

I love all the goodies on your desk and I think an early wake up call is probably better then a sleep in but have to clean up the mess.
Sandra @22

pooky said...

I want your desk!!!!! Can't wait to see:)

Elizabeth said...

Well Kath & Buddy, I do hope things have improved for both of you by now. With so many lovely goodies to play with you need a break. Oh, and I have so got to agree with you about milk bottle tops ... I often have to resort to stab the wretched thing just to get at the contents! Elizabeth x #68

Amy E said...

I'm getting around late this week...but better late than never!?!?

Thanks for stopping by and taking a peek!

Amy E. #3
scrapthissavethat.blogspot.com

Morti said...

I'm even later than Amy this week, but such is life!

I'm glad I did stop by - oh my, you're having a time of it. But oh so funny, the way you've put it! I can just see you stood there, hands on hips, eyeing up the gremlins in corners they hide with one eyebrow raised and a stern retort on the tip of your tongue.... rofl....

Hugs to Buddy from Arwen and Twig, Twig says he's sorry to hear about the Bladder woes and asks if Buddy knows anything about deafness/cataracts....

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