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Thursday, October 10, 2013

May Your Days be Happy!!


Hello everyone....hope all is well with you today!!! We are sorta recovered from the first of the week...my Mother was admitted to the hospital on Sunday and was discharged yesterday. My sister has been visiting from Iowa so we took turns staying the night with mom. She is doing much better...we are sooo blessed to still have her and my Dad is our lives!!!  Anyway.....

I made a card using Taylored Expressions new fall set called We Give Thanks for last weeks Free 4 All challenge on Splitcoast.  The challenge was to make a fall card with texture and to incorporate one of the HYCCT challenges so I used the wheat image and the beautiful sentiment. The wheat and sentiment were stamped with Memento Rich Cocoa and the wheat was colored with Copics.....the twine and Doodlebug sprinkles were added for texture. This also fits Jeanne's HYCCT1302 challenge to make a card that would make someone happy.


A frame was drawn around the edge with a brown marker to finish it off. 

Thanks for stopping by...have a great Thursday!!!


Supply List:
TE Stamps: We Give Thanks
Paper: Choice Buttercream (TE), Soft Suede (SU), Doodlebug Happy Harvest 6x6 paper pad (TE)
Ink: Memento Rich Cocoa
Accessories: Brown Marker (SU), Copic Markers (TE), Twine (TE), Doodlebug Sprinkles (TE))



9 comments:

jimlynn said...

Joan, so sorry to hear about your mom and glad she's out of the hospital. Hope she has a speedy recovery!

Love this beautiful card for fall. So pretty!

Lynn

Tammy said...

Beautiful card and perfect for this time of year! Glad to know your mother is on the mend!

Linda Palmer said...

Beautiful card Joan. I love the image and how it is colored. Hope your Mom is much better and continues to improve everyday. Thinking of you both and you are in my prayers.

Debzi333 said...

Oh that is simply gorgeous Joan! I hope that your mom is feeling better!

xo - Deborah

Nicole N. (Nicole's Craft Nook) said...

I'm so sorry to hear about your mom!! Hope she is recovering & getting stronger each day. :))
Your card is really lovely & gives a happy harvest vibe for sure!! I love those papers, too & keep gravitating to them for all of my fall cards! I love the little added touch of the enamel dots, too! :)) :))

*Vicki* said...

I so love this one Joan!! Gorgeous image and fab design!! Enjoy the weekend! HUGS

Chriss Blagrave said...

Love this Joan, a peaceful and very positive sentiment and image.
Hope your Mom continues to fell better, your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

Anne Temple said...

So glad to hear your mom is doing better. Love your fall card - it's simply gorgeous!

Maria said...

Happy to hear that your Mom is doing better! I know it's a worry when a family member is ill. Your card is so pretty! And, I just LOVE all the Doodlebug goodies you have on your card!:-)