Friday, 17 April 2020

Checking FB

Morning and I have a retirement card to share that I made for a DT teamie and blogging friend Chrissy who retired last month.
I used the image Checking FB from Mos Digital Pencil.
,coloured with promarkers.
Kept flat for posting the die-cut frame is from Spellbinders,sentiment was computer generated and papers from stash.
polka doodles-ATG
alphabet-A for ATG
crafty friends-ATG
pink gem-ATG
Dis digis-pretty in pastels
all fun-ATG
CD Sunday Plus-ATG
Jan's digi stamps-ATG
digi choosday-ATG
crafty sentiments-ATG
lemon shortbread-ATG
passion for promarkers-CAS
arty divas-ATG
I love promarkers-ATG--------------------------TOP 3
Pennys challenge-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
a perfect time to craft-ATG
classic design-ATG
love to scrap-for the girls
Thank you for dropping by and any comments are much appreciated-stay safe
Carol x x


KarinsArtScrap said...

beautiful Carol
Gr Karin

Babs said...

Lovely frame a fab image and colouring great sentiment and a beautiful retirement card that will be loved.
Babs x

Janette said...

Morning Carol, I do love this image, what a great card you made I love it.xx

Shabneez said...

Great card Carol - lovely to see you on FB! Shabneez x

meg said...

Fabulous make Carol hope you friend is enjoying retirement and that she loved her card

aussie aNNie said...

Beautiful card, gorgeous stamp and stunning colours...have a lovely weekend and stay safe.xx

Alison59 said...

Brilliant :-)

Beebeebabs said...

Love your card and image - perfect sentiment thanks for sharing!!!

Lynne said...

A super card for a retirement and love the sentiment x

Tone K. said...

Great card! Nice image! :)
Thanks a lot for joining us at Creatalicious! :)

Cinderella said...

Hello ,
What a Stunning card you made I love it
Thank You for Joining us at Polkadoodle Craft Challenge
Good luck and I hope to see you back at Polkadoodles
Hugs and Creativity
Cinderella (

Margarets designer cards said...

Brilliant card for retirement but at the moment I think a lot of us look like that too. Great image
Thank you for joining us
CD Sunday plus DT

cotnob said...

A super retirement card Carol, your image is perfect.
Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob

Pop's Cards said...

I love this image, she looks great in pencils, a softer effect, love the layout too hugs Pops x

Sue said...

What a lovely card and thanks for joining us at Polkadoodles DigiChooseday hugs Sue x

Diane said...

Perfect image for someone retired. Great fun design Carol.

Hugs Diane

Jan Mahew said...

Carol- What a cute card! For a second there I thought it was me, but I gave away my laptop- Ha! Great image/coloring/layout. LOVE the backgrounds and die cut. A bit of whimsy goes a long way these days! Thanks for entering JDS Blog Challenge #11! Good luck and be safe.

Jan (owner and illustrator- Jan's Digi Stamp Shop)

Pia S said...

How nice of you to send Chrissy a card for her retirement. I think it’s a fitting image for us ladies in blogland.

Rainey's Craft Room said...

A super clean and simple card design for our challenge this week at Passion For Promarkers, thank you for joining us.
Lorraine DT

Jean said...

Perfect image Carol I am sure she loved the card ! xx

Carol L said...

What a fun little retirement card! Love that beautiful die-cut edge and that eye-catching red coffee cup! NJ

Carol said...

A wonderful card. The sort of card to make you think - I wish I had thought of that.
Thank you for joining in with us.
Carol xx
CD Sunday Plus DT

Monica C. said...

I am sure your friend will love this. You have colored the image beautifully to coordinate with your background paper.
Hugs Monica

Linda Mc Enery said...

I love this image and she's fabulous for a retirement card! Such pretty colours and super design! Thanks for sharing this with us at Passion for Promarkers!

Dee's Craft Room said...

Wonderful card, love the soft colours and the gentle reminder that the generation now reaching retirement age are computer savvy, have Facebook accounts and Skype.

Dionne xx

Dee's Craft Room said...

Wonderful card, love the soft colours and the gentle reminder that the generation now reaching retirement age are computer savvy, have Facebook accounts and Skype.

Dionne xx

Stampsnob. said...

Love the image speaks to our current situation ...Lis

Saphron said...

Oh how lovely!! That is such a sweet sentiment. Gorgeous card!!
Thanks for sharing with us at Penny's , and good luck with your entry! :)
~ DT Saphron

Leslie Miller said...

How cute this is! Wish I looked that great first thing in the morning. Love the sentiment!

Lisa Lynn said...

This is so awesome and such a great card for Chrissy for her retirement. You are so sweet.

rachel said...

This is fab Carol - such a great image! So sad you are missing your family so much during this crazy time....I imagine I would be incredibly lonely if my circumstances were different!Big hugs rachel xx

Wynn said...

What a great image Carol. It’s perfect for a retirement card. Thank you for sharing it with us at CDSunday Plus Wynn DT

CaroleAnn said...

Perfect retirement card and for what is going on right now. Sitting in front of our PC's in our pj's for work, church services, and praying I do not get my live service confused with our Zoom service!!! LOL
Love your card and the frame you used for your image too! She will love it!!! Hugs

sandy's crafty bits said...

hi carol ... what a super little card ... just love that sentiment ... she looks very interested in what ever it is on her tablet lol your friend will love it ... yes it is very difficult when you cant get to the post office so i am trying to keep my cards flat ... hope you are both well ... stay safe and stay well ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

Faith A at Daffodil Cards said...

Brilliant image and card CArol, perfect for retirement.
Keep safe and well
Faith x

Arwen said...

Great card! Treat coloring. Love the image and the frame.
Thanks a lot for joining us at All Fun Challenges

Jocelyn said...

What a lovely card for your friend's retirement. A fabulous image and great colouring. Thank you for sharing with us.
Jocelyn x
CD Sunday Plus DT

pinky said...

One of my favourite Mo images Carol. Your card is just gorgeous!

Lisa Andersson said...

I'm sure your friend will love this. Such great retirement card. Love the image, beautiful coloring and beautiful papers. Hope you are well
Stay safe.
Lisa xx

Caring Heart Cards said...

This is such a great card Carol! Everything about it works! Thanks for joining Jan's Digistamps Challenges!

Mrs.B said...

A fabulous card Carol, love the image and I'm sure your friend loved it.
Stay safe, Avril xx

Poppyfield Card Crafts said...

Fabulous card Carol, love the image and super colouring

June x

Sharon Noble said...

Hiya thank you for joining us at I 💕 pro Markers your beautiful make made me smile huge hugs Sharon xxx

MiamiKel said...

Such a splendid card! I love your coloring of this great retired girl!

creationsnz said...

I hope she enjoys her retirement - I love that diecut, so feminine and lacy without being too much. CarolG said...

What a great image on a retirement card and beautifully coloured, take care, Michelle x

Diane Louise J said...

Hello... Thanks for entering your lovely card into our ‘Anything Goes’ Challenge. Good luck in the draw and hope you will come back again soon.
Diane Louise [Team Leader for Crafty Friends Challenge Blog]

Brenda said...

Love this, Carol! I know Chrissy will too.

Creative world said...

Very pretty card and design....thank you for joining us at A GEM OF A CHALLENGE ,hope to see you again
Željka DT xx

MaryV said...

Love it!Thank you for playing along at Penny's Challenges. Looking forward to seeing you again!

Arteconpapelmaderaehilos said...

Great card! Thank you for sharing in our challenge at Classic Design Challenge we really appreciate you joining in.

Maritza DT

Michelle B. said...

This is a fave Mo image of mine and I love the soft color palette you chose and the layout is beautiful. So glad you joined us at Creatalicious Challenges!

Janice said...

What a great image, perfect for a feminine retirement card.
Janice x

Melanie said...

A lovely card!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "anything goes + optional marble background” challenge over at Creatalicious & good luck in the draw.
Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

(DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)

(DT Crafty Friends)

(DT The Sketchy Challenges)

(DT Simply Create Too)

(DT Kreativtanten)