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Saturday, November 21, 2015

Happy Birthday Ava

I know I'm guilty of neglecting my blog recently but Oct. and Nov. have been busy for me . I spend 3 weeks in October in Calgary visiting my son and family . It was such a fun time and with the beautiful weather they were having we spent most of our time outside . My two grand daughters were so excited that I was going to be there for Halloween to go to their school party and dress up with them for trick or treating. Now that I'm back home I decided to give my main floor a face lift so have been painting and cleaning for the past 2 weeks.  In between I did get a chance to make a couple of cards . It's my GD 3rd birthday coming up so here's a card I made for her . She loves to go for ice cream so I found a sheet of paper with ice cream cones on it . The image is a Penny Black stamp with I colored with copic markers and added some stickles for sparkle .

Here's a second card I made with the paper that was left over

Entering these in the following challenges

All Sorts Challenge 338 ----At least 3 dies

Penny black Saturday Challenge--November(dies or punches)

Hope everyone is having a great weekend , thanks for stopping by ,love reading your comments.


Sharon said...

These are both too sweet! I like the pink and blue combo, and your addition of little embellishments in and around the main image makes the card special. Gotta love those Penny Black critter stamps! I know the girls enjoy receiving your cards and it's so thoughtful to make one with icecream cones.

Sue from Oregon said...

Your granddaughter will be tickled with this pretty card with the pink bow!
Thanks for sharing with us at Silhouette Challenges.

♥ Sue Kment

Wendy L said...

This is such a pretty card, thanks for joining us at Allsorts this week, xxx

Pamellia said...

Oh my gosh Marilyn, these are just adorable! Great job colouring that little guy with his balloons! I love how you did the panels in the first one, and that frame in the second one is so gorgeous! Beautiful cards! hugs :)

Mona Pendleton said...

Pure cuteness! Such fun images and pretty patterned papers!

Mummylade said...

Absolutely adorable! Thank you for joining us at Allsorts this week.

weim house said...

Your cards are beautiful! Love the colors! I'm so impressed that you used the left over paper! Wished I could start to use the pattern paper ! So happy that you got to spend time in Alberta! It is so beautiful there! Thanks for sharing and inspiring! Take care