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Saturday, 1 June 2013

Here we go, here we go, here we go...

heeeere we gooooo!!!!

Hello blogworld

And how are we all today - first I want to share some good news before I do the serious stuff - guess who actually turned up yesterday and gave us a start date???? Yessss, it was the builder (and the Building Inspector) and the building works start a week on Monday!!  Next week we are clearing out the office and other rooms -Monday 10th June is B Day.  Yipppeee!!

So now we've got that bit of excess energy out of the way - lets get down to business.  I'm here on this lovely June morning with my DT card for the new challenge over at FlatFriends - this month Emma has drawn us a fabby sketch.


I think it can be kept very simple or dressed up with accessories and below is my take on it.  Apologies in advance this is a very lacklustre attempt at a card on my behalf, doesn't do Emma's digis justice at all.  It's been a busy old week what with it being half-term and I just ran out of time to do something better.

So here we go:

Front shot:

Close up:
The Arty Farty:


I used:
Emma Canning - FlatFriends dig : bit of a sneak peek here I think as it's not out yet!!
coloured with my Promarkers

Dies:
Memory Box

Papers:
Unknown

Anything else?
Brass flower and brad

So there we are - why pop over to the challenge blog and see the fab creations from my Teamies, they are much, much better than mine!

Hope everyone has a good weekend and hopefully I will be back next week with cards and building pictures ;-)

Sarah

16 comments:

Hazel (Didos) said...

Fab Card sand even better news! Thats ace, Roll on the building!!! Have a great weekend, Love Hazelxo

Claire said...

That's great news hun and about time eh? Make sure you post a picture of the builder on here starting work LOL. Love your Summery card too and lovely warm colours. Have a great day. Hugs, Claire x

Wendy said...

Fabulous news Sarah, pleased you now have a start date...Your card is fabulous too, beautiful colouring.
Hope you have had a wonderful week with Emily.
Wendy xx

Karen Petitt said...

You are way too hard on yourself hun. Gorgeous card, wonderfully coloured. At last - make sure the builder sticks to the dates Karen x

Alyce said...

aww this is so sweet sarah! love the design and the orange really pops! :)

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is gorgeous Sarah. I love the image and your colouring looks fabulous.
so pleased you finally have a start date for your building works.
Enjoy the rest of the weekend
hugs Sue xx

catherine said...

Great news about the builder Sarah. At least you will be able to move on with your plans now. Great card and love the colour you have used. Have a good weekend and by the way the craft show at Doncaster Dome is on next week!!!(9th)
x catherine

Lisa xx said...

Well, thats a relief for you Sarah......gorgeous card too, your colouring is spot on xx

Cards by Alison said...

Sarah what you on about girl, this is gorgeous. So glad your build is going to start soon bet you are excited. Love Alison xx

Jo said...

Great news about the builder Sarah, love your card too....fab colouring, the orange looks amazing!
Hugs Jo x

Juls said...

really fun card! Hugs Juls

Emma Canning said...

I'm with everyone else - you're wayyy to hard on yourself - I love this card to bits and the colouring is gorgeous x x So glad you've finally got your start date - it's the day I go on my annual hols so we're both going to be very happy ladies on Monday the 10th lol x x

coops said...

so gorgeous sarah.really fab design and I love your image and colours :D

xx coops xx

Faye Wynn-Jones said...

Oooooooh, I like this card. The pops of bright colour look great with the white space. Awesome. X

MagsB said...

A start date at last, that IS good news! Fingers crossed for next Monday!

Your card is adorable, the frame is such a clever idea, and I love the orange outfit the gorgeous girlie is wearing!

Have a good week!

love Mags B x

Christine L said...

Good news about the builder hon!

LOVE this fabulous image... think I may have to treat myself when it comes out... and you've made a gorgeous card with her!!

Hugs
Christine x