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Monday, July 22, 2013

Sunny summer holiday

I have spent a lot of my stamping time this summer filling orders from friends/customers.  In fact, this is for an order that I have had to set aside, and it is time to get to work.  A friend, close to 90, still travels from place to place according to the season -though no longer in her RV.  She does spend several months each year at an RV resort near Kino Bay, Mexico - with her boy friend!  I have some humorous "inside" verses she likes, and she requested that I make several cards for her girl friends - I think this is a perfect image - they will have a giggle from it.  The image is in my stash of items from friends at Wish RAK (SCS) so I do not know the name.  I used Prismas in colors to match the DCWV Summer DP, and the backing is a deep burgundy.  There is glitter on the hats and glasses (as well as on me), and a sparkly center for each flower.  I used my Cuttlebug to cut the rectangle scalloped die,  My computer has been cropping (on its own) the top - there is also a half sun tucked in the corner - it is from the CB Olivia die set.
Sketch:  http://www.sweetsketchwednesday.blogspot.com/
Holiday:  http://carabbiemomentsofcraft.blogspot.co.uk/
Summer:  http://inkyimpressionschallenges.blogspot.com/
Fun in the sun:  http://cuttlebugmania.blogspot.co.uk/
Sparkle:  http://craftycreationschallenges.blogspot.com/:  

9 comments:

  1. So cute and so fun! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

    Peace & Luv,
    Jeannie

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  2. What a cute image. I love your fun papers and colors. So birght and summery. Thanks for joining us.
    Nancy SSW-DT

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  3. I've already told my hubby, when I'm 90, I want a boyfriend. Hubby can still be around, I just want a boyfriend too!!! Hahaha!! Super cute card Dorothy, love that image. Thanks for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

    Linda

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  4. Wow lucky her still having the energy at 90 with a boyfriend if I still have my sight I would rather be travelling and card making. I Love your card this week it's very cute and great for your friend. Such a cute image and lovely colours. Great card and thanks so much for sharing it with us over at Sweet Sketch Wednesday and good luck.
    Hugs
    Kathie SSW-DT

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  5. Beautiful relaxed fun card here!
    vive-lavi

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  6. Lovely card. Reminds me of my Grandma and her friend sat on the beach together.

    Thank you for joining us at SSW this week.

    Holly
    x

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  7. What a lovely scene. Thank you for joining in at Cuttlebug Mania this week.

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  8. Great summer card, fun image. Thanks for joining us this week.
    Hugs, Heide SSW-DT

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  9. Oh how fun... is one of those chairs for me?? Love it!!
    So glad you played along with us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday!!
    Blessings to you!!
    Sally SSW-DT

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