Sunday, August 8, 2010

Summer time fun....

I have not been the best blogger this summer...we have had the best weather these last couple of months and I am so enjoying every minute of it. Once fall hits you tend to hibernate a little more, so that gives me lots of time to make cards! I have some wonderful images that I can hardly wait to colour up! I am seeing so many of you getting a great start to your Christmas cards. That is something that I need to do.

I received this adorable hAnglar from a special blogging buddy..... I fell in love with this little girl riding her bike. I have been playing alot with distress inks...and sooo loving them.

I hope you are having a wonderful day. Thank-you so much for popping in and visiting, I know how hard that can be this time of year!


  1. What a sweetie Christine, the image is adorable and I love the fresh colours.

    Liza x

  2. Christine she is so pretty, love the gorgeous soft colours too!!
    Angela x

  3. This is such a beautiful card. Lovely soft colours and cute image. Wish I was having your summer weather. We have had rain nearly all summer. Donna

  4. Really lovely Christine,
    These hAngler stamps are lovely arn't they?
    I have not got any, but I did buy some stamped images off Ebay and they are lovely. The stamps themselves ar like gold dust here, don't know if youhave more luck getting them.
    Lovely colours of the papers you have used, and the distress colouring is gorgeous. Debbiexx

  5. What a pretty . I donlt blame you for making the most of the Summer ... as we haven't really had one in England -its crafting all year round lol!
    Lisa ;)

  6. This is so pretty, such a cute image and love the flowers tucked into the ribbon. Enjoy the sunshine, we're not having that much of it at the moment but I don't like it too hot so I don't mind too much. The flowers are looking good, hope yours are too. Marianne x

  7. Hi Christine, talk about gorgeous, it truly is.
    pleased you are enjoying the weather, its a bit rubbish here on the east coast of lincolnshire.
    hugs chris xx

  8. I really love this card Christine with the adorable image. Your colouring is beautiful and the DP is just right.

    Kat xx

  9. Girl! You are rockin the distressed inks! This is BEAUTIFUL!!! Wonderful shading and a great job on her little cute cheeks. I love the DP you used too! Super de duper cute!!!!

  10. A lovely sweet card Christine. You seem to be an expert whatever you colour with.

  11. This is so gorgeous sweetie! Your image is adorable and your colouring is always FAB!!!
    Love and hugs
    Emma and Susan

  12. And this is such a cutie! Beautifully painted image and perfect design papers and pretty embellishment! Lovely! Hugs, Lesley

  13. Wow, love this little hanglar on the bike. What a darling card and such great colors. Just love the flowers. Bought you a little scrapbooking gift at one of the stores I hopped in. Think you'll love this new product. I'll be home late tomorrow. Will call you on Tuesday. Love the distressed inks. You'll love what I've learned down here at some amazing stamping stores. See you on Tuesday.
    Hugs xx

  14. Loving it! She is so cute on the bike, and your coloring is as usual stunning!! Have a great week! Hugs Nilla x

  15. Soooo sweet! Love those pretty flowers paired up with the blue bow.

  16. Such a cute image and I love the paper.

  17. Beautiful card Christine!! she is sooo adorable and you colored her perfectly and used just the most fabulous papers as always!!!
    enjoy your beautiful days!!
    Rachel :0)

  18. Isn't she a doll!! I can see what she was a 'had to have' and you did a gorgeous job coloring her up too!!

  19. This is wonderful Christine that image is gorgeous especially with your beautiful colouring. I love this so much.
    Lorraine x


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