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Sunday, 5 September 2010


Evening all!
Ahhh it's lovely to be home and good to be back in my craftroom lol!
I have had a mountain of washing today and thinking ironing grrrrrrrrr but at least I have been able to to spend a couple of hours making my first card for over 2 weeks!
This little darling is from my new stamps which arrived when I was in Spain. I think she is sooo cute and has it's my daughters first day back at school tomorrow I thought it was just perfect.

This cutie is going into two challenges
Allsorts # 68 ~ New Beginnings
Create 4 Fun  # 36 ~ Sketch

Back to School ~ Lili of the Valley

Close up of image

Close up of sentiment

Close up of buttons

Side view

Items used

Papers ~ Tim Holtzs "Vintage Shabby"
Colouring medium ~ Promarkers
Sentiment Stamp ~ Crafters Companion
Buttons & Paperclips ~ Stash

Thank you for looking and all your lovely comments :o)

Right I'm off to have a look around and to link up,

Take care all and it's lovely to be back,

Love Vicky xx


Carol said...

Ooooo yippeeee!!!! I've missed you so much my special friend! Didn't leave any messages on your scheduled posts as it felt like I was just talking to myself hehe! Welcome back and what a stunning card you've made, I really luv this image and your colouring skills seem to have improved, I think you were practising in Spain lol. Just glad you're home again. Lotsa luv xxxx

Jo Davies said...

Awww how cute wonderful card Vixx, welcome back too! Big Hugs Jo xxx

Crafty Chris said...

Hi Vicky Hope you had a fantastic time away, and your card is just adorable havent seen this image before and its gorgeous, lovely papers too.
Chris x

Lindsey said...

Yay! Welcome home! Hope you had a great time.
This is gorgeous! I love the image and your fab layout. The paperclips look brilliant too
Linds x

Lizzy xx said...

Hi Vicky! gorgeous card hun, luv the cute image & the layout is fab...great idea with the paper clips xx Lizzy xx :)

Anonymous said...

Hi Vicky, nice to see you back, lovely card, Sue x

xGemmax said...

Hi Vicky,
Your card is gorgeous hun and your blog is fab and inspirational, i will keep popping back for a nosey!
hugs and xxx

Debbie said...

She's back, just hope you brought some of that nice weather back with you...Please!!
Hello, hope you had a lovely time, and I see you did not forget how to make adorable cards while you were away...this is lovely. I saw someone else use this image a week ago nad thought it was ssssooo cute. Papers are really nice as is the sketch.
Glad you are back. Debbiexx

Debs M x said...

I got this one for my sister who is a teacher starting a new job tomorrow, gorgeous i moved from southend about 3 months ago (my bf lived there so i moved down and we have just moved away) and i worked as a nurse in the local hospital (small world) x

coops said...

hiya vicky.its good to see you back hun and with such a stunning card too!!

the image is really sweet and fabulous your papers and layout and the buttons and paperclip are great.

xx coops xx

Kirsten said...

Hi Vicky

Such an adorable card i love the image...x

Thanks for joining us at allsorts this week hugs kirsten...x