Friday, February 1, 2013

Weekend Wishes

Well, it's finally Friday and I'm wishing you all a very relaxing weekend.  I know that we're ready for a weekend of family, friends and relaxation.  I hope that all of you are able to enjoy your weekends as well.  While my boys will be at some friends watching the Super Bowl on Sunday afternoon, I will be at home in my craft room, and I can really use the quiet time.  Since we finished home-schooling for the week, I had time to make a couple of cards this evening.  I can't wait to spend my weekend being creative, and I hope that all of you have as much fun this weekend taking it easy and enjoying some "down time".
 
I made this card using background patterned paper from October Afternoon, several different varieties of washi tape, some seam binding, a Pebbles in My Pocket Rub-On that's on an October Afternoon sticker, and I touched the edges of the patterned background paper with hot pink acrylic paint.  Another super easy card.  I love simple cards, and I can always use some extra Thank You cards.
 
I'm entering this card in the following challenges:
 
Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog - Simon Says Anything Goes

The Craft's Meow Challenges - February Sketch Challenge
 
Pile It On Challenge Blog - Use Decorative Tape.  I used several different rolls of beautiful washi tape that I attached to cream cardstock and then cut into flag strips at different lengths.  I love using washi tape in different ways.  Decorative tape can be a super fun and easy way to create a card.
 
I hope you like my quick and easy card, and I also hope that your weekend will be relaxing, fun and wonderful.  Thank you for taking the time to stop by to say hello today.
 
Blessings to you,
Karen

10 comments:

  1. This is so wonderful with all the patterns and I love how you've use the washi tape and the ribbon! Super cute!

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  2. This is very pretty. Great use of washi tapes with all the lengths and the flags are so trendy! Sweet! Enjoy the quiet on Sunday!

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  3. Karen, I love the cheerful and pretty colours. Great design too.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  4. You are really doing a great job with the seam binding bows-how stinkin' cute they are! I love your creativity. Great card.

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  5. trop jolie et si shabby, j'adore, biz

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  6. Gorgeous card Karen, fabulous use of washi tape.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp
    hugs Mandy xx

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  7. Sweet card!! Thanks for participating in our PILE IT ON challenge!!

    ~DEANNE~

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  8. What a pretty card, Karen - love these papers together! Thanks for joining us for our February sketch challenge at The Craft's Meow!

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  9. Such a pretty card, I love the mix of papers!! Gorgeous! Thanks for playing along with the February Sketch Challenge at The Craft's Meow!

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  10. What a wonderful take on the challenge and I'm so glad you could play along with us at The Craft's Meow this month!

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