Sunday, April 22, 2012

In my mind and in my car


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Here is this week's sketch from Card Patterns ...


No one is as surprised as I am how this card turned out ...



 Not quite my usual style !!

I am also submitting this to:
The Crafter's Cafe Challenge - Spring with pastel colors

All the grandmas have cute names - but not me.  I live with the dullest grandma name - "grandma"  *sigh*

I have vainly attempted to interest Spencer in other names, but he is certain that somehow God gave me this name, and I am stuck with it.  I have been pushing for some sort of adjective to go along with it, like "Queen" grandma, but he told me I needed a crown for that.  

Well, this week I greeted him with a crown, which he said "frustrated" him, but he did not ask me to remove it.  When I took it off sometime later, he asked me where it was.  I told him the magical fairies took it for a while, but he said

"Grandma, (with the same expression as one might say, You Dunce) magical fairies are only legends and tales...  "

as I fear any other name is ...

Cardstock - Bazzill
Design Paper, sentiment - all Cosmo Cricket
Buttons - Elements
Jewelry cording - stash

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4 comments:

  1. Hi Jan,

    Love the way your card turned out, it's perfect for our challenge at the CCCB. I was lucky enough to claim Nana...lol

    I live in Oregon too and hasn't the weather been beautiful the last few days! Thanks again for joining us at the CCCB and have a great week!

    hugs Marjo

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  2. Maybe it's not your usual style, but it is ever so fun! LOVE those sweet, little birdies, and your wrapped trio of buttons is fantastic!

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  3. Love your take on the sketch Jan! Beautiful card. Thanks for playing along with us at Card Patterns.

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  4. Thanks for playing with us at The Crafter's Cafe Challenge Blog! Best of luck in the draw!
    Hugs,
    Karen C (TCCCB DT)
    www.busybusyhoneybee.wordpress.com

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