Saturday, 11 September 2010

Tweet Street, Nana Vic DT

Wow it seems like forever since I have made a card and blogged.
The past few weeks have been a bit up and down, we got infested with Moths that decided my axminster was real tasty!!!!!! Of course they had to eat the area near my craft cupboard, which even I will admit is huge and very very full! So after having the Grandson for the weekend and really neeeeeding to recover we spent Bank Holiday Monday emptying my craft stuff so we could get to the carpet underneath to throw it away.

But things looked up and I went to the Graphicus Paradise Retreat met up with some really great people and had an absolute blast - its amazing how 6 complete strangers can get together and have such a great time. We didnt stop talking and laughing the whole weekend. But what goes up must come down and whilst I was there, the house got burgaled!!!!!!!!!!

Then this week my youngest Son who had only just started a new job after being made redundant months ago, his new company went into administration, hopefully though it looks like theya re going to be taken over and will possibly keep him on so keep your fingers crossed.

But oh so much worse than anything else, I have a cold but Hubby has MAN FLU. Not too sure if he will survive or whether I will put him out of his misery lol.

Anyways to my card. This image is called Tweet Street and is by the uber talented Nana Vic which you can get Here
I coloured the image three times in Copics and decoupaged it and made the background papers using a new resistance technique for me. some of the leaves came out real well others not so good, but in all honesty is probably the wrong type of stamp for this technique.
I'm going to enter this into the following challenges
Truly Scrumptious Sketch and Get Knotted
Charisma Cardz Try something new
Delightful Sketches Ribbons and colour recipe
Simon Says Halloween


  1. this is absolutely stunning i love the orange distressing its gorgeous x

  2. perfect colours for delightful challenge, thanks for joining

  3. OMG Beccy thats been one heck of a week for you. I am so sorry to hear you were burgled though and hope they didn't get too much!! It must be terrible just knowing they have been in your home!! I love your card, the colours are so gorgeous! Hugs to you my friend.

  4. What a gorgeous card Beccy.

    Hugs Riet.xx

  5. LOVE the layers and the colours! Thank you for joining in with SSS Blog Hop!

  6. A really lovely design, thanks for playing with Charisma this week. Good Luck!
    xx Vee

  7. Great card! I love your layering and coloring. Thanks for joining us at Truly Scrumptious!

  8. Love the card Beecy! So sorry to hear about your woes. It's for sure if it's not one thing it will be another....I'm sure that day out was a blast and helped get your feet back on the ground from the trauma of daily life. Have a good weekend! "Hugs" Carol

  9. Beautiful card! Thanks for Delightful Challenges.

  10. The colors/coloring on this is absolutely fantastic! I love that the images pop out a little bit too!

    Thanks so much for entering the Simon Says Stamp Challenge!!!


  11. Oh My Beccy!!! you have been having a time of it - haven't you, what with moths, MAN flu and being burgled I think you've had your lot for now!!
    Gorgeous card, love that image and fabulous colours and colouring...........great take on the sketch at TS.
    So glad you joined us at both Truly Scrumptious and Simon Says Stamp challenge.
    hugs Heather xx

  12. Beautiful fall card, lovely layering too! Thanks for sharing your lovely creation with us over at Delightful Challenges this week.

    Hugs Jo xxx


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