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Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Old time farming

This card is courtesy of a cyber friend at SplitCoastStampers, Mary, aka octoberbabe.  She used this combination of images on a card for a Tuesday TeaPot Party.  When I saw it, I knew I had to have this for my hubby's twin.  At age 82, he has had health issues, and just recently moved to an assisted living facility, at least for the winter.  He is a retired farmer, and my hubby has often helped him.  He says this tractor is a John Deere D, just like their uncle used to have.  This really looks like a ND landscape years ago!  The stamps she used are from a company called Bad Axe, and probably no longer available.  Thanks, Mary, for stamping this - and adding all those great touches.  The card is 6.5 x 4.75.
New:  image; bg using SteamPunk EF by Darice
Other:  DP by DCWV; Washi tape
Sketch - great to have a choice so I found one that worked with this image - #278: http://sketchsaturday.blogspot.com/
"H" for harvest:  http://www.simonsaysstampblog.com/mondaychallenge/
New beginnings - Ervin's new home:  http://whimsyinspires.blogspot.com/
New:  http://craftycalendarchallenge.blogspot.com/
           http://sweet7challenge.blogspot.com/
          

5 comments:

  1. Love the farm scene. Thanks so much for joining us at Sketch Saturday this week! Hugs, Deb

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  2. Lovely card and sounds perfect for your brother in law. Thank you for joining us at the Sketch Saturday Challenge. Hope to see you again.

    Hugs, Vannessa
    Sketch Saturday DT

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  3. A beautiful scene, love the colours! Thanks for joining us over at Crafty Calendar this month & good luck!
    hugs Jo x
    Dt

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  4. Fantastic card! Beautiful colors! Thanks for joining along with the Simon Says Stamp Monday challenge! Please feel free to check out my sample: http://cupcakescreations.blogspot.com/2015/02/our-happy-home.html

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  5. Beautiful - a really pretty scene.

    Thanks for joining us at Sweet 7 Designs Challenge.

    Helen x

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