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Monday, 15 September 2008

a special smile!

well today i am showing my card for the "cute card thursday" challenge, which this week the theme is "cats and dogs" ~fantastic news ~ i can used one of my favourite cat pennyblack stamps!! then decided it was time to use some paper from my basic grey archaic collection ( haven`t been able to bring myself to cut it up and use) , so on firday , as the internet was not working, again, i got down and made this card!! so was so surprised on saturday when on "pennyblack saturday" challenge the theme was ""mens card" using no blue, and the new "basicgrey" challenge was to use buttons!!

have used "absolutely silly about you" pennyblack stamp, basic grey archaic paper, sizzix buttons (made with the paper/card), heroarts and stampendous stamps (used on the inside) i
really enjoyed making this card for someone special!
well back to school runs this morning, fingers crossed lewis is ok, then for the big shop at tesco`s!! (on my own ~no help from lewis), then haircuts later this afternoon for the boys!!
hope you have a great day, byeeeeeeeeeeee xx

20 comments:

LINANNA DESIGNS said...

Hello Nessy
This card is fantastic, no wonder its one of your favourite Penny Black Stamps, its adorable. You certainly have a busy day ahead of you I hope Lewis goes to school with no problems. Your schools are later than ours. Jasmine has been back a week already. I need to do a shop too, but don't have the heart to go, would much rather be crafting. Hugs to you. Linda x

Kath said...

fabulous card for the challenge - love those papers and such a cute image - great colour work too - thanks for playing along again this week nessy at PBSC
Love
kath
xxxxxx

Andrea, said...

Gorgeous card, I love the stamp and the sentiment. Thanks for joining in the CCT challenge

Cathy said...

Nessy this is fantastic! I love how you have coloured the image, and great stripey papers.
Hugs
Cathy xx

Tanya said...

Very beautiful card Nessy! Love the image!! Your colouring is fab!
Hugs
xx

mueppi said...

Your card is wonderful!
I love your colouring!
Hugs Gisela

Beth said...

This is fab! I love the papers and the cute stamp! Thanks for joining in!

ink'n'rubba said...

love this card and well done on nailing three challenges in one go! beautiful papers and fabulous colouring. annie x

Debi said...

Such a sweet card!!! I can see why this Penny Black stamp is your favorite. You did a fabulous job of coloring! Great pattern paper. Beautifully done!

CraftyC said...

A great card Vanessa, hope you had a good weekend. Daniel has his 11+ this weeks, so fingers crossed as it could go either way!!
Clairex

Heather Lee-Reppen said...

This is super cute! I love it!

Maria Matter said...

Vanessa, this is so adorable! Your coloring is awesome!
Blessings, Maria

Kerttuli said...

You have done so good, this looks great! That image is so neat, suits well for card to men!
Fab papers and you have used them so well!
Hugs,
Aija

Deb said...

fab card Vanessa, love the cat image, so cute and the inside is gorgeous too, thank you for joining in the CCT challenge

Bev said...

Fabulous card Vanessa, love that image and the fab papers

hugs Bev x

Kari said...

Super cuter card! I love the cat!!! Great job!

Linda Elbourne said...

This is a fabulous card Nessy X

cats whiskers said...

Great card love the inside sentiment. Great image as well
Thanks for playing
Hugs Jacqui x

Gia Harvey said...

Cute card - love the cat!

Vicki May said...

oooo I do like, especially the way you've painted the pussy cat, he's cute, but not as cute as Jazz. Like those buttons too. Another brill card hugs Vicki oxo's