Thursday 11 August 2016

Back to School-But Not Yet

My card today is a just because -just because I went up to make a DT card and couldn't find the image but found this one instead and everything just seemed to fall into place --so just went with the flow lol.The image which is a Mo Manning pre-coloured topper from Hobby House,cardstock from Papermill Direct,B.paper/sentiment/paperclip/paperclip from stash and the red lined paper from one of my notebooks and a strip of dictionary page.I went with a back to school but grandaughters still have another month.
creative fingers-ATG
Patties creations-ATG
simply create too-back to school
left of center-hip to be square
lacy sunshine-ATG
craft your passion-ATG
love to scrap-take two/girls/dies/stationery items
crafty sentiments-use dies
die-cuttin divas-back to school
Pennys challenges-ATG
crafting by design-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
Mos digital-ATG
aud sentiments-for a child
MAWTT-back to school
4 crafty chicks-kids
star stampz-add a sentiment
crafty girls creations-ATG
crafting with an attitude-ATG
cutie pie-work/rest and play
open-minded crafting fun-back to school/reading
Thank you for dropping by and all your comments are much appreciated
Carol x x


brenda said...

Sometimes it nice to make a 'just because' card Carol, this is so pretty and what a great image for the girls.

It's all ready for today's post.

B x

aussie aNNie said...

Beautiful 'just because' creation and fabulous colouring as always.xx{aNNie}

Rainey's Craft Room said...

So many times I struggle and ponder over the layout and design that it's great when a card comes together so easily like this. I love the hounds tooth paper and themed elements you have included in the design.

Alison59 said...

Fabby card. Love the layout and embellies :-)

Unknown said...

Awesome card! Love all the paper and that image is way too cute!!! Love it!! Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin' Divas this week!!

Irena Stefanova said...

Wow!!! Carol, your card is so girly! I do love your coloring!
Irena dt

Elaine Stark said...

A lovely image and colours. Thanks for joining Aud Sentiments challenge. Elaine

Pia S said...

Isn't it a wonderful feeling when everything flows and a card just happens? It turned out great!!

Tamie said...

Super cute image and I adore the die cuts you used. The layers are awesome and it is truly awesome when things fall into place easily. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely inspiration with us this week at 4 Crafty Chicks Kids Challenge.

Tamie DT

Lisa Andersson said...

How wonderful when everything flows and this card is so pretty. Love the papers and the layout. Lovely image too. Have a great weekend.
Hugs, Lisa

cotnob said...

A super card Carol, a fabulous image and great design with fun details.

rachel said...

cute image Carol - this is fabulous xx

Shirley-Anne said...

Handy to have pre coloured images on hand for a'just because ' card .Love the card design too . Thanks for sharing with us here at Open -minded Crafting Fun Challenge

Isobel said...

Great card thanks for joining us at Crafting by Designs good luck x

Rachel B. said...

Beautiful card!

~@ngie~ said...

fantastic card & image... love the papers & embellishments :) xXx
My Blog Angie's Craft Hideaway

Mel Gee said...

Great image. Love the colours.

Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.



Mel Gee crafts {My Blog}

Through The Craft Room Door

Diane Louise J said...

Thanks for sharing your lovely card with the ‘ Back to School’ Challenge. Hope you can join us again.
Diane Louise (DT, Moving Along With The Times Challenge Blog) xx

chrissy xx said...

Such a fun image Carol. I LOve your design and embellishments. It's FAB when a card comes together {just because} x .

Donna Ellis said...

Cute, cute, CUTE, Carol! I love the layout, and your choice of colors and papers, but it is your coloring and shading of this wonderful image that has smitten me! BEAUTIFULLY done, my friend! hugs, de

Koraliki Beaty said...

So sweet and cute. Thanks for joining us at StarStampz. DT Beata

Karen Letchworth said...

Another amazing card, Carol. You are SO super talented. Thanks so much for taking the time to stop by and share your talents with us. You participating in the Word Art Wednesday Challenges means SO much to will likely never really know how much it means to me and how much I appreciate you. But please know that I cherish every visit to your blog, and I am grateful for what you create and share with us.
May God bless your week, my creative friend.
Word Art Wednesday

Aimeslee Winans said...

Great card, Carol, I have that mo manning stamp, well done. xoxo

Julie Odil said...

Very cute! Thanks for joining our 'use a die' challenge this week at Crafty Sentiments Challenge blog. Please join us again next week and good luck! Julie, DT member

Stampsnob. said...

I like all the elements in this school theme and the color is fabulous ......Lis

*Vicki* said...

Oh this is so super cute and fun!! I just LOVE your school theme design and colors!! HUGS :)

wannabcre8tive said...

This is so cute, I love the image and the awesome boots they are wearing. Great coloring and layout.

Cara said...

This is a fab card, love the paper from the notebook, why didn't I think of that rather than buying a die to give the same effect! Thanks for joining us this week at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge. Cara DT x

Crafty Moone Cards said...

Lovely card, thanks for sharing with us @ Cutie Pie's. Sue x

Shelly said...

What a great card! Such a great image and awesome design!

Thank you for joining us at Die Cuttin Diva's

Wendy L said...

Love this image, gorgeous card, thanks for joining us at MAWTT, xxxx

MagsB said...

Oh so cute! I love these girls! Thanks for joining in at CRAFT Challenge!

love Mags B x

Kim Bell said...

Beautiful card love your details. Thanks so much for joining us at Mo's Digital Stamps.

Sandra DeFalco said...

Thanks for playing in our 'Anything Goes' Challenge #125!
Sandi ♥
DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
and Pattie's shop
Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

Dee's Craft Room said...

Really great card for a teenager, I love the colour palette you have used.

Dionne x

Susan Renshaw said...

Love the red colour scheme!
Thanks for sharing with LOC!

Bernardine Cuttino said...

Eye Catching beauty the image is simply fab. Thanks for joining in on the fun over at Open-Minded Crafting Fun. We look forward to seeing you again.

Pat K said...

Fabulous everything. Thanks for playing along with us at the Cutie Pie Challenge. Pat K x

Sarah said...

A super cute card!! Thanks for your entry at The Cutie Pies Challenge. Sarah

cohenna said...

Beautiful :) Thanks for joining in the challenge at Pattie's Creations and good luck.

Helen said...

Great card as always, Carol - love the way you've used the layers on this.

Thanks for joining us at Pattie's Creations Challenge.

Helen x

Bettina L. said...

Wow this is absolutely beautiful. Love the details with the layers and awsome colouring. Thanks for playing at Creative Fingers and good luck. Hope to see you back later today for a new challenge. Bettina DT Member at Creative Fingers xx

Monica Maier said...

What a fun card! I love the coloring. Thanks for playing along with the OpenMinded Crafting fun challenge!