Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Shabby Sweetness

I have been a busy girl this week between homeschooling, cooking and cleaning, crafting and blogging.  But it's all SO much fun.  I sat down late last night and made this shabby sweet little card.  I had to literally tell myself, "step away from the hot glue gun, and go to bed".  Sometimes I forget how late it is.
This card uses two different October Afternoon polka dot patterned papers, a Melissa Frances journal spot, a Happy Birthday stamped sentiment from My Craft Spot and a Hurray For You stamped sentiment from Paper Sweeties, some little pearl accents, several paper flowers, some seam binding (also from Paper Sweeties) some jute, acrylic paint on the edges, and a Kraft Notecard from The Kraft Outlet.
 
I'm sharing this card in these challenges:
 
Catered Crop - Polka Dot/Recipe Swap sponsored by Paper Sweeties, and my card uses Paper Sweeties seam binding and sentiment stamp.
 
Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog - Anything Goes

The Craft's Meow Challenge Blog - February Sketch Challenge
 
The Shabby Tea Room - Challenge #152 - Happy Birthday in Pink and Blue

Diana Larson's DL Art Blog - Thankful Thursday - February Linky Party
 
Thanks for visiting!
Karen


10 comments:

  1. Karen, I don't stop by often enough and I should. I love this card and all of your cards. Such beautiful shabby chic creations! Hugs, Bernadette

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  2. Another beauty! Just love your flowers and the circle showcasing the sentiment! Thanks again for sharing with us at TSTR!

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  3. This is just so sweet! I had to chuckle at your "walk away from the glue gun". Time does tend to get away from me, too, as I am creating at night.

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  4. Isn't it amazing how quickly time goes by once we begin crafting!!
    I love all the flowers and crinkly ribbon!

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  5. wow, another beauty...you are creating some gorgeous cards!

    enjoy *~*

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  6. Awwww...another sweet card...so pretty! Beautiful background with polka dots, love all those tiny roses, and sweet sentiment!

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  7. You really nailed the sketch- I love the dots and your flowers are amazing
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes February Linky Party
    DIANA L.
    http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com

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  8. Pretty card! Great job on the TCM sketch and thanks for playing along :)

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