Sunday, 22 August 2010

Penny Black Challenge Week 115

Well Hello everyone, it has been a while since I have managed to come and join in the fun.
Work is absolutely crazy at the moment, working stupidly long hours with not much time for me.  I think if I write another list of things to do "today" I might just go mad!!   So I hear you cry why are you making cards if you have so much to do?..........I just had to have a break and so I thought entering a challenge or two could just be what I need.
So I have put together very quickly I hasten to add a card for the challenge over at Penny Black which this week is a sketch.

For my card I used

A white card blank (I even used a pre made card blank to speed up the proces!!!) 5" square.
Betsy Blue image from Penny Black coloured with Promarkers and Copics.  The balloons have been glazed with Glossy Accents.
The background paper is My Minds Eye and the corners punched with MS punch.
Flowers are from my stash with someflower brads for the centres.
The buttons are also from my stash.

I am entering this card into the Penny Black Challenge and the Secret Crafters Saturday Challenge

Thanks for looking.
Hope you are all ok and I will try and catch up with what you have all been creating soon.

Hugs Sally xxx


  1. this is so sweet sally and yes it is good to have a break from work and lose yourself in your crafting...thanks for joining in the fun this week at Penny Black Saturday...hugs kath xxx

  2. Such a pretty card Sally just love the blue and the punched corners. Good idea to have a break and immerse yourself if crafting always does me the world of good. Just read about your new venture and wish you both all the very best for the future. Take care Ann-Marie xxx

  3. Hi Sally, this is adorable - love the way you accented the balloons! I live in Brum so we're not that far apart. I find crafting a huge benefit when the world of work gets a little cazy too, Jo x

  4. fab card..and love what you done with the balloons!!Good luck with the challenges
    Hugs clare xxx

  5. This is a really cute card! Love that background paper!

  6. Lovely card - that image is sooooo sweet

  7. Sally, this is a sweet card! I love the crispness of the color's beautiful!

  8. Absolutely gorgeous, the colours are lovely and Betsy is super cute

    Thank you for joining us over at SCS Challenge.

    TracieB xx
    SCSC DT Member

  9. Adorable card Sally, sweet image and colours.

  10. This is lovely. The punched corners are so delicate.
    I have left an award on my blog for you. Elaine

  11. Beautiful the papers and image. Thanks so much for joining us at scsc this week and good luck


Thanks so much for taking the time to leave me a comment. I love reading them all.
Hugs Sally xxx

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