Thursday, 4 April 2013

Sorry You're Under The Weather


 
Hi everyone ... hope you enjoyed the long Easter weekend. At last we seem to be getting a bit of sunshine although it's still bitterly cold .. but at least there are some teeny weeny signs of spring !! :-)
 
Anyhoo, I couldn't help but notice there are quite a few April shower and other weather-related challenges around at the moment, so I dug out this extremely old Miss Anya image and had a go. Here's the result.
 


 
I always think it's a bit strange using an umbrella / rain on a greetings card ... so on the odd occasion that I do I try to tie it in to the theme of "under the weather" for a get well card.
 
 
Stamp: Greeting Farm "Miss Anya";
Media: Promarkers;
Papers: LotV "Petal Fresh";
Supplies: cherry blossoms and daisy from Wild Orchid Crafts; white spiral stems from The Ribbon Girl; white heather spray from local craft shop; pearls from The Hobby House;
Tools: Decorative Labels Eight nestabilities; Memory Box cloud die.
 


 
Challenges:
Paper Crafting Journey - Monochromatic
Fab 'n' Funky #165 - April Showers
Joanna Sheen - Come Rain Or Shine
Heck Of A Challenge (April) - Just Add Water
Totally Gorjuss #177 - Something Blue
Sweet Stampin' - Oh So Girly
Top Tip Tuesday #98 - Girls & Boys Come Out To Play
Cutie Pie #41 - Favourite Film
(Singing In The Rain)
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
 


 

Thanks for visiting.
Hugs,

22 comments:

  1. Love this Pauline, great image, lovely colours and I love the sentiment in the cloud! Hugs, Claire x

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  2. a very pretty card. I love the image

    Thanks for joining us at the Creative Card Crew clouds challenge

    Margaret xx

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  3. Hi Pauline, great to have you joining in with the cutie pies again!

    This is gorgeous, such a sweet card xx

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  4. Love the image! you did a fantastic colouring job! The embellishments are gorgeous too! Thanks for joining us this week at Creative Card Crew!

    Mei
    CCC DT
    Love to Create DT
    The Crazy Challenge DT

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  5. Love your gorgeous, adorable card.
    luv
    Debby

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  6. Great card, Pauline and perfect for our challenge.

    Thanks for joining us at the Cutie Pie Challenge.

    Helen x

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  7. What a beautiful card.

    Hugs Riet.xx

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  8. So pretty Pauline! Yes, I know just what you mean about umbrella images, lol! I always use the same sort of sentiments too.
    xx

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  9. Gorgeous. Love the colours.

    Thanks for sharing at Sweet Stampin' this week.

    Susan

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  10. Oh so pretty! Lovely image and papers, fab card. Thanks for joining in at Sweet Stampin' :o) Hugs, Lisa x

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  11. Love the colours and colouring on your super card, Jx

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  12. Gorgeous card, perfect for a get well. Love the flowers and spiral stems, they are fab! Thanks for joining us this week at Sketch Saturday, Niki xx

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  13. Beautiful card, thanks for joining us at Cutie Pie's. Sue x

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  14. Hi Pauline,
    This card is simply delightful,
    love the colour combo,
    hugs,
    Heather & Bronwyn x x

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  15. What a pretty card and sweet image
    Thanks for joining us at heck of a challeneg this month
    Lisa x

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  16. Such a really lovely work^_^
    Thank you for joining us this mounth at Heck of a Challenge, Good Luck ^_^
    DT Sonia
    (If you want I have a surprise candy for celebrate my first blogaversary^_^)

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  17. A beautiful card, such a pretty blue!! Thanks for joining us at Fab'n'Funky this week

    hugs Vicky xxx

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  18. Awesome card, Pauline. Your colouring is fabulous. Lovely papers and blooms too.

    Thanks for playing along with us at Fab'n'Funky Challenges.

    Rachel x

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  19. Very sweet card, I love the colors and how soft the overall look came out. Thank you for joining us this week at the Fab 'n' Funky Challenge. I hope you play along with us again soon!

    Jackie, Fab 'n' Funky DT

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  20. Hi Pauline, oooh that is just lovely! Your colour choices and colouring are perfect.

    I've got that image as well and I struggle to know when to use her too.

    Thanks for joining in with us this time at The Cutie Pies.

    Sarah

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  21. What a lovely card! Umbrellas/rain can be tricky to put on a card, but I think you have nailed it :) Thanks so much for joining us at Creative Card Crew this fortnight!

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  22. Very pretty Pauline. Thanks for joining us at CFAS this time. Carol DT x

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Thanks for looking, and for taking the time to leave a comment - I really appreciate it.
Pauline x