Well, that month flew by!! Hard to believe that we were getting ready for a bank holiday weekend last time I posted for Crafting At The Weekend! Today, the summer is definitely fading fast, the mornings are crisper and the evenings are starting to get dark much earlier. And, as of this week, I’m home alone all day, now that my youngest is in school full time! Why is it then, that I have less time to get inky, rather than more?!!
Anyway, on to this month’s card, which I only just about finished in time!!
I forced myself to raid my stash for this card! And then I went a step further and made myself open the gorgeous set of Tiddly Inks stamps that came free with Quick Cards magazine during the summer 🙂
This is just one of the adorable little images; I have coloured Wryn with ProMarkers and some Stickles for the fluffy edging of her hat and dress. All the papers are from my stash, the spotty one is from the Papermania Spots and Stripes collection, but I’m not sure about the others!
The sentiment is a clear stamp I picked up from one of the bargain bins in Hobbycraft! I think I’ve had it lurking, unopened, for around 18 months……shame on me!! It’s held in place by a plait of jute threads – I had great ideas for this piece of jute, but now I finally have a piece, I’m struggling to use it on my cards!! So I figured that introducing it a little at a time might help me overcome my block 🙂
Right, all that’s left for me to do is remind you that the Crafting At The Weekend challenge will be running for a month, the theme is Anything Goes and we have some great prizes from Ditzie Crafts and Aurella 27 up for grabs!!
I’d like to enter this card into the following challenges: