Tuesday, March 6, 2012

In My Thoughts

Hi Everyone!
Well they say second time is a charm (don't they? or is it three?) and that's exactly
 what it took for todays card. My first project ended up ripped up in the bin, 100% "unbloggable". So I tried a totally new tack, small notecard, ancient stamp, and one big ribbon...oila!
So! On to our new challenge at Catered Crop:
Here's a ribbon sampler to give you some ideas on adding ribbon to your projects:
And guess what? We're being sponsored by the awesome Ribbon Carousel who not only has given us on the DT some fabby ribbons to play with but is going to give a  $15 Gift coupon to one very happy winner! 
So get your crafting supplies ready and play along with us, you have a full two weeks to join in. :)

As I mentioned , this card is really quite tiny, 4x5 1/2. I thought it might be a nice change to have a card or two to send to someone without it requiring extra postage and oversized envelopes. And besides its been a lifetime since I made a rectangular card. You know, shake it up a little.

Paper:  Kraft cardstock, MME Lost and Found "Breeze"
Stamp: ooooooooold Stampin Up
Ribbon : Ribbon Carousel
Colors: Prismacolors

Thats it from little ol me! Have fun crafting and I hope you'll come back for another visit!


craftymum said...

This is gorgeous Dorcas
hugs Sarah x

Boxofcolours said...

what a beautiful tree.

Tine said...

Great tree, Dorcas. Love the bark particularly.
Tine :)

CraftyC said...

This is gorgeous Dorcas, you have coloured the tree beautifully!

Anonymous said...

I have been enjoying your blog for several weeks now. Your coloring is beautiful! I especially love the things you do on Kraft color cardstock. Thank you for sharing your work :)

Stacey G.-2 Craf-t-4u said...

Came out great! The tree is perfect! Love that big bow too! So unlike you, but very nice!

Linda McClain said...

I can't imagine anything you make being bad. This is freaky gorgeous.

Amanda said...

Wow what a gorgeous Card!

hugs Amanda

chrissy xx said...

What a Fabulous card. LOve the shades on your tree! LOve your ribbon! In fact lol I LOve everything about it.

mueppi said...

Your card is gorgeous, Dorcas!
Hugs Gisela

Sandra (Stamping For Pleasure) said...

Totally amazing! x

Sandra (Stamping For Pleasure) said...

Totally amazing! x

Ulina /Apricot Bubbles said...

100% "bloggable" :-) This huge bow is a great accent! Love the text-background!

Grenouille Greetings said...

Stunning colour work on this lovely card, Dorcas!
And you don't need to wear a sign. We all do daft things sometimes. I remember my hubby kindly agreeing to make a special trip to the gas station one evening to fill MY car up for me. I needed my car very early the next morning. It was almost completely empty and my journey wasn't going to take me any where near a gas station myself. He had left the house for a minute when I realised we didn't have any milk so I ran out to see if I could catch him and ask him to buy some. I caught him just pulling off the drive and he spotted me in time. Just as well because he was actually in his own car and not mine! Hugs, Lesley

Anniebee said...

This is just beautiful! Such a tranquil scene and a perfect image for this kind of card.

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