yes i am back, been a while.... just lost my mojo..and having a rest and been away on holiday too (a few pics below) ....then i had some new spellbinders for my birthday on friday..and here i am!!
used the sketch by FIONA over on ~THE SUGAR BOWL#91(theme shabby chic)
STAMP FOR FUN#177~BUTTONS
ABC CHALLENGE ~W FOR WISHES
TOTALLY PAPERCRAFTS FRIDAY#133 ~BUTTERFLIES, BOWS AND BUTTONS
ALL SORTS CHALLENGE #171 ~ LAYERS
used my minds eye papers, sugar nellie "book club"stamp, magnolia book and cake stamps, coloured with promarkers, cc designas word stamp, various spellbinders dies , brads, buttons, bow, thread and an old book from my stash.
below are a few pics of our holiday ........
this is the farm house we stayed at near HAY~ON~WYE ~the place of books....... all 10 of us ..my parents, myself and family, and my brother and his family.... gorgeous week , in the loveliest place ~peace and quiet with our own lake..... (having been putting photos on my facebook)
..and then it is time to say goodbye..... and the start to their new life in California,USA