Thursday, July 11, 2013

View from our kitchen at the 'cottage'

We spent our first weekend with our family at our lake house. Big smiles...ahhh!

I hope you find some serenity and sunshine in your day too!
Thanks for stopping by, Jutta

To create card

To create card by jmcraftygal
To create card, a photo by jmcraftygal on Flickr.
Now for a little confession, I was supposed to making a Christmas Card for our Christmas in July challenge over at LOVE! Handmade cards...but then a package from Quietfire Design arrived.

Oh well there is always tomorrow. ;)

For this card I started with a watercolour card blank. I masked it with a net that once held Limes. Lightly did several spritzes of PP Chartreuse and then ran DI Evergreen boughs around the edge.

Stamped the lovely Quietfire Design quote in Archival black.

Cut out ribbon flowers and adhered to glue dots. Then added punched out MS Snowflakes and leaves. Embellished with buttons and pearls.
As a final touch I added some squiggles of Sharpie glitter paint.

July International Card Chain Challenge

This card is on it's way over the pond to Jane in England. Each month at  The Card Chain Challenge  Gail, Deborah and Jo challenge us to...