Monday, November 7, 2011

Having Fun Creating

I've been so busy lately trying to get ready for my boutiques this time of year, that I sometimes feel like I'm neglecting my blog.  So, I thought I would whip up a couple of little cards, and enter them in a few challenges just to let the world know I'm still here.

This first card was made for a challenge at abc-challenge which you can read all about here: - C is for Crocheted Flowers

This second card is based on a sketch at Frosted Designs, but is also being entered in the following challenges: - Sketch - Stitches Real or Faux (mine are real) - Stitch It (both cards could be considered for this entry) - #23 Anything Goes

This is a close-up of the bottom right:

I always try to just have fun with my entries.  I really enjoy making cards, and always hope that each one will be a blessing to the person who receies it.  Thanks so much for stopping by, and for taking a look at these two cards.  I appreciate your visit, and all your sweet comments.

I would be thrilled to have you as a new follower (if you're not already following), and will always follow YOU in return.  Have a great week.

Blessings to you all,



  1. Gorgeous card and the stitching is great, thanks for sharing with us at Anything goes stitching Challenge, hope to see you again, Gaynor DT :)

  2. Lovely take on the sketch and great to see it being used for a card :0) Oh how I love OA papers you just can't go wrong, can you? Thanks for playing along with Frosted Designs, Ali x

  3. These are both beautiful cards Karen, I love the colours. Lee x

  4. These cards are stunning!!!!! Such a homespun chic look. Thanks for joining us at Totally Papercrafts this week. Hugs, Linda

  5. What a stunning and pretty card. Thank you for joining us at Anything Goes Challenge blog this time. If you are interested I have some blog candy up for grabs Posh Cat Crafts
    Anything goes DT

  6. Beautiful! Love the first one especially. Hazel x

  7. Beautiful colours!
    I also like the stitching so much!
    Many thanks for joining us at the Frosted Designs!
    kissinia xx

  8. Pretty cards!! Thanks for joining our sketch challenge this week at Frosted Designs!

  9. Gorgeous card!!! Love your stitching!! Thanks for joining us at Frosted Designs Sketch Along Tuesdays!

  10. Interesting to create a layout out of our sketch. Thanks for playing with Frosted Designs!

  11. Fabulous creation.. Looks bright and colouful:)


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