Friday, January 9, 2015

40 Years a Child?

Hello my dears out there in the digital world!  Happy New Year!  I hope 2014 was good to you - and if not I pray that 2015 is so much better.  May it be blessed and filled with love and happiness!
I have not posted in a while.  To be honest, I had lost my creative mojo.  I just didn't really have it in me to do anything creatively.  I tried.  I sat down at my desk and tried to look at blogs and see if it gave me some inspiration.  Nothing.
So I read.  Lots. of. books.  Seriously.  Lots.  There is an app called Overdrive.  I was able to download ebooks from my local library.  Which I did.  A lot.  It was awesome getting into some good mindless stories, some mysteries and even some historical fiction.  Some of them even made me tear up.  I did miss crafting though.  
I figured it was the New Year and I AM supposed to be part of the Wags 'n Whiskers Design Team.  I mean, mojo IS required for that.  So I found some.  
And speaking of DT - how about a challenge!  The new one on the Wags 'n Whiskers blog is:
Make sure you read the challenge rules that are posted at the
top of the Wags 'n Whiskers blog.  
One lucky participant will win a free Wags ‘nWhiskers Rubber Stamp!
You don’t have to use a Wags ‘n Whiskers image on your card, but if you do, you will be entered into a 2nd drawing for a free Wags ‘n Whiskers Digi!
Here is my card:
 I am using the stamp Bubble Fun.  She looks like she is having fun.  She is on watercolor paper and colored with Twinkling H2Os.  
 Other card details:
Solid Papers used: SU Pacific Point; SU Daffodil Delight
DP: K & Company
Ribbon: Stash
Butterfly: I made it using Mod Podge Mod Melts.  I then painted it with blue acrylic and added some red glitter.  Simple little embellishment.
The blue bubble embellishment is something new I found at AC Moore.  They are from Queen & Co.   They had all kinds of colors.   You can use them as bubbles or water drops.  I like the way it looks. 
The sentiment is perfect and true.  It is from the lovely Ginger from Ginger's House.  
Great word art.  Definitely check her out. 
Thanks for looking!
I am entering the following challenges:
Cards Galore - Anything Goes
Crafty Calendar Challenge - What's New (bubble dots)
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - January Challenge
Cute Card Challenge - What's New (bubble dots)
Glitter and Sparkle Challenge - Anything Goes 
Love to Create  - Anything Goes
Scrap Creations - New (bubble dots)
Simon Says Wednesday Challenge - Something New (bubble dots)


  1. Love it , love the sentiment made me laugh, Thanks for sharing at Glitter n Sparkle Chris DT x love the image as well

  2. Lovely card with a lovely image. Wish I could make heart bubbles ;-)
    Thanks for joining our Challenge at Love to Create. Good luck!

    LTC DT

  3. Lovely job on the layout and colours, great card.
    Thanks for playing along with us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.
    Caryn xxx

  4. Great fun sentiment and image. Love the rainbow of colours you've used, lovely and bright and cheerful. Thank you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Anything Goes Challenge and Good Luck! Del xx

  5. Thank you so much for joining my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper January challenge with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon x

  6. Really sweet - love the colours you've used,

    Thanks for joining us at the Crafty Calendar Challenge.

    Helen x


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