My lovely friends, thank you xx

Saturday, 13 October 2012

Chasing Butterflies


Happy Saturday, soooo glad the weekend is here and I only have a 2 day week next week and then got a few days off, whoop whoop!!!!  Ah so hope your weekend is going well, we have had a right mixed bag of weather here in Kent today, rain, sun, showers, gloomy then bright!!!  So Beth has bagged herself a little part time job at Matalan and she had her first shift today,  bless here she was so excited and it will give her some pennies for Christmas!!

So I have managed a card today,  another Saturated Canary..............I played around with my camera a bit today and think I found a better setting, these pics have come out ok I think???


Stamp - Chasing Butterflies - Saturated Canary
Colouring medium - Copics
Papers - Kaisercarft - The Lake House
Stampin up card stock
Sentiment - Stampin Up
Punches - Ek Crochet Border
Lace and Hession Mesh - The Ribbon Girl
Flowers - Little blooms  - The Ribbon Girl and somes lovely Cosmos Daisies and closed Rose Buds from WOC
Dies - Stampin up Butterfly Sizzlit
Vintage Photo Distress Ink, Stickles and gems from stash
Entering into:
Saturated Canary  - Photo Inspiration
Crafts and Me - Anything goes
Divas by Design - Anything goes
Deep Ocean - Anything goes

MMmm Mmm I am off to serve up the sausage sandwiches( love em) and watch Strictly!!
Have a great evening and thanks for poppin in.


Wattage said...

Gorgeous Karen! This is a fab card. Love the new look of your blog too!

Enjoy Strictly (and your Sarnie - Chinese for us lol!)

Lisa xx

Pia S said...

What a lovely card you've made, Karen! I love all the different textures you've put on this card, and the flowers and butterflies are perfect elements together with your choice of image, which is beautifully colored. Nice papers too!

andree said...

This is so beautiful-just love all the layers! Well done to Beth too-my son's friend works there and loves it! Hope she had a good first day Andree xx

Shelby said...

Yea for Beth!! I hope her first shift goes well.
A sweet and adorable card. Love how you've colored her up and the lace and burlap adds some fantastic texture to your design.


heidy said...

Beautiful card Karen,love those papers and your coloring is awesome!
Hope Beth shift went well!!
Big XXX Heidy

June Nelson said...

Hiya sweeetie this is brilliant, hope your keeping ok, and thanks for joining in with us this time at saturated canary, its so nice to have you,big huggies June xxxxxxxxxx

Wendy said...

Absolutely gorgeous Karen, fab image and love all the pretty details.
Wendy xx

Nikbee said...

A gorgeous card. I love the hessian mesh - such great texture.
Nikki x

Unknown said...

Absolutely stunning- great colouring and wonderful embellishments. Love it!

Sue said...

WOW!! This is stunning Karen. I love the image, your colouring is beautiful and the papers and layout are gorgeous.

Hugs Sue

Doreen said...

A beautiful card...gorgeous image and

mags said...

Gorgeous Karen. Love your colour choice and embellishments.

Kim said...

stunning card Karen, love the image and your layout, looks fabulous! Hope your son enjoying Chester?
Kim x

coldwaters2 said...

OMG Karen this is stupendous a beautifully designed creation, the embellishments, colours and image are pure awesome.
lorraine x

Craftin Suzie (Susan Wykes) said...

Hi Karen what a pretty card! Love the SC image and the pretty butterflies! The hessian and lace look fab x

Woo said...

So pleased to see Mrs Mojo is back! xxxxx

Loopylou. said...

super cute card karen.thank you for sharing it with us over on the saturated canary challenge blog,
hugs Lou xxx

coops said...

so gorgeous karen.i love all your fab details and colours and really stunning image :D

xx coops xx

Eileen said...

Love the grungy look you have created here Karen. Great image, beautifully coloured and fab layout and design. Love all the textures.
Hope your daughter had a good first day
Eileen x

Patricia said...

WOW!! I love this and such beautiful colouring,what a fantastic layout.


Jenny said...

I have this image on my desk and part way coloured so I was thrilled to see your card. Love the colours you have chosen. Beautiful Karen! x

Sarah-Jane said...

Gorgeous card. Thank you for joining us at Divas by Design this week.
Sarah-Jane xx

Pop's Cards said...

Morning sweetie this is just gorgeous, fabulopus creation thank you for joining us at SC this time, huggles Pops x x x

Vicky said...

Totally gorgeous card my sweetie I soooooo lurve the colours you have used & of course the fabulous image. The lace I'm drooling over hun.

Thank you also for joining us girlies over at Saturated Canary Challenges, hope you will join us again ;0)

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx