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Thursday, 4 August 2011

HOPPY DAYS.......................!

Morning all.......!

Wow wasn't it hot last night..! all the windows were open and very little breeze...and not much sleep either..but I'm not complaining...I just love this warm weather...but I fear storms today...and me don't likey them..."shudder"

So onto today's card and I have used another super cutie from Pollycraft...and he is just so adorable.. I have teamed this sweetie with some Summer Driggs papers ( gorgeous papers...and they are free downloads!! )..a little string and a sentiment...and I'm really pleased with this one..!

This young man is going into the following challenges :-
Pollycraft Monday # 104 ~ Paula's fab sketch...!

Hoppy Day's ~ Swings & Slides ~ Pollycraft

Close up of image

Close up of Sentiment & String

Side View

Items Used

Image ~ Pollycraft
Papers ~ Summer Driggs "Boy oh Boy"
Colouring medium ~ Promarkers, Chalks & Prisma Pencils
String ~ Stash
Sentiment ~ Crafts-4-You
Card Blank ~ Craftwork Cards

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

So that's all folks...we are out n about again fingers crossed for another gorgeous day..!

Have a lovely day...and I will catch ya all laters...


Lisa Jane said...

oh i love a storm especially when its muggy and hot .. i always want to run out and stand in it lol...
LOve this cute card - that layout is fab
Lisa x

Cazza said...

Love this Vicky!! Fantastic image, gorgeous DP's amd embellies and wasn't the sketch fun to play with?! Love it!
You were brave going to London in that heat yesterday!! Glad you had a lovely day :o)
Oh and thanks for playing along with us this week over at Pollycraft!

Jemima's Jems said...

awww such a cutie vicky, so beautifully put together..gorgeous:)

rianing here this morning :(



Hi Vicky
A gorgeous and fabulous card love the image and paper's talking about storms we had one yesterday teatime wow it was like a monsoon never seen so much rain and lightening and thunder,hope you are well
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Janette said...

Morning Vicky,
Gorgeous and sweet card, fab colouring too...

Don't mind a storm to much, clears the air, we have had rain all week and muggy with it, so will be glad for it to clear abit...some summer

Fiona said...

gorgeous Vicky...the image is just perfect!!


tilly said...

love this with the cute frog, lovely layout and papers

Debs said...

Anither stunner Vicky - the image is adorable!! Love the LO and the DP are lush. I have a few Summer Driggs paper kits and they are all fab!
Th estorms have arrived in Gloucestershire already - bang goes the planned picnic for today :-(
Take care
Debs xx

Denise and Louise said...

It's raining here today :0(
Gorgeous card - such a cute little lad and I love those papers - must get me some!!

Diane's Card Designs said...

A beautiful little boys card Vicky. Your colouring is perfect and love the design.
Diane :-) xx

Debbie said...

Raining here today....BUT suppose we do need a bit for the gardens!
this card is adorable, love that image, so summery. brings back memories of when I used to take my kids to the beach, we never went anywhere without a fishing net!!
Just lovely. Hope you are ok. Debbiexx

Rose Petal said...

Hello Vicky. Absolutely beautiful card. Gorgeous papers, love the layering, and your image is just fabulous. Everything is so wonderfully co-ordinated. Happy crafting.
With love, Sandra xxx

Wendy said...

Fab card Vicky,love the image,so cute and great colours.
The rain has arrived here in surrey,hope you have a lovely day.
Wendy xx

Feebsy said...

What a cutie, coloured to perfection as always! Thanks for the heads up on those free papers, they're lovely I'm going to download them.


xGemmax said...

Absolutely fantastic sweetie..layout if brillaint, fabbie papers & such a great image too..i have these & i think it time to play with mine :D
hugs and xxx

Mary J said...

OMG, this is my most fave of your cards yet! And that's saying something, Vicky! Adore those papers too!

Thx for playing along with us at Pollycrafts too!

M x

Lynne said...

What a fab card hun and that is one cutie image :) .... me no likey storms either!!!!
And ... you didn't disappoint me on the papers hehe ... I have some of these too - aren't they fab!!!!
Lynne xxxx

Vicky said...

Hi sweetie gorgeous card love the sweet image, I think I have this one but still never printed him out I know I'm useless.
Hope you have a super day hun.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

Amanda R said...

Love those colors and his little frog is adorable! Hope you don't get any storms!

Claire x said...

Great card Vicky - love the image, LO and papers. It's been pouring with rain here all day long so far after the really warm night last night .... joy! Hugs, Claire x

Donna Mosley said...

Hi Vicky, what a lil' cutie he is and you've coloured him perfectly. Love the design and those yummy papers. Hope you have a lovely day hun. :o)

Donna x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Vicky, I like the sweet image and the papers.
Kevin xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Vicky, I like the sweet image and the papers.
Kevin xx

Debbie said...

Hi Vicky, glad you had such a great day out. I love a good storm.... Beautiful card and what a fab cute image.
Hugs Debbie x

Anita said...

Such an adorable card Vicky! Love it!

Rebekah said...

What a super sweet card Vicky such great papers! hugs rebekah xx

sallysbitz said...

This is a smashing card Vicky, great layout & colours.

It's been raining like cats n dogs here today !!! I know we need it... but it's still bloomin muggy!!

I want nice weather for the weekend, i'm off to Bognor.

Hugs sally x

Maria Therese said...

Gorgeous sweetie!! Thanks for joining our challenge at Pollycraft this week :)

Amanda said...

Adorable card Vicky, we had showers here last night and it cooled it down so I could sleep lol, wished it had stopped raining during the day though.

Daniele said...

such an adorable card Vicky, I love your colour scheme

Anonymous said...

Aww, what a cutie! Gorgeous card Vicky! Weather is pants here! xx

Donna said...

Totally gorge Vicky and such a cutie image! It feels quite fresh here this evening...might have to close the windows soon lol! Donna x

Jan said...

This is gorgeous Vicky, looks like you had a great time at London TFS xx Jan

Pink Dandelion said...

Beautiful card again Vicky, love the cute image and the string is a lovely addition. Had a bit of rain this afternoon but the sun is shining again now, looks like another sleepless night for me :(
Debs xx

cardmaking bird said...

Well the rain certainly arrived!!! It didn't stop raining this morning! I got soaked - twice!! Anyways, this is a gorgeous card! Love those papers - and being as they're freebies, I might have to go and download 'em!! Love your colouring on this cutesy little boy too!! Hugs, Marie xx

Lee said...

Hate storms and everything they bring lol.Hope you enjoying yer hols hun.Isn't he just the cutest.Another Gorgeous

Arabella said...

Gorgeous card Vicky! I love your colouring and how you have cropped the image!

Thanks for joining us at Pollycraft this week!


coops said...

fantastic boys card vicky.i love the cute image and your colours and design are gorgeous :D

xx coops xx

Paper Pixie Handmade Cards said...

he is soo cute Vicky and you have him coloured lovely....K x

Sue said...

Hi Vicky, totally agree about the heat - I was tossing and turning all night!! in end had to leave my fan on but it's SO noisy so had to put earplugs in LOL

Ooh love your card! That image is fab! reminds me of my brother - when we were kids, he used to go pond dipping and bring back frogs !! LOL beautifully coloured to match those stunning papers! Love, love the layout and string - just perfect!
Hope you had a good day out!
Hugs Sue xx

Susie Sugar said...

Hi Vicky I love your card it's so sweet and the soft aqua and brown go so well together
Hugs Susie xx

Joey said...

Gorgeous card Hunny, lovely colourwork. Thanks for joining us at pollycraft. Joey x

Kylie said...

Great take on the sketch. Your colouring on Hoppy Days is awesome. Thanks for joining us at Pollycraft this week.

Hugs, Kylie xo

Chrissy said...

I'm with you on storms Hun!! close the drapes and lock the doors...turn the music up will pass.

Gorgeous wee card, love the papers.
Fabulous colouring, and love the wee cute.

Anita said...

Gorgeous card and love those papers. Thanks for joining us at Pollycraft.