Thursday, 30 July 2009


The Greeting Farm is celebrateing its 1st birthday !

And to do so they are haveing a blog hop !!!

All the fun begins in a couple of days ,

so dont miss it !

Wednesday, 29 July 2009

Mr.Men Retro Cards

These are some fast Mr. Men cards I made for little boys .
And I really like the Mr. Men, Little Miss collection.
The colours are really bright and vivid. And the images are really cute.

Items Used:
White cardstock
Papers and chipboard piece from
Mr.Men Little Miss Collection
Yellow ribbon from stash

Items used :
White , and blue cardstock
Papers and die cuts from
Mr.Men Little Miss Collection
Ribbon from stash
Martha Stewart border punch

Thank you for looking
Cheryl :)

Monday, 27 July 2009

Out of this World

Here are some boy cards I made this weekend .

My sister sent
me these gorgeous stickers. In them were
robots, spaceships, planets,
stars and some words.

I have not used stickers like this before, but it was really fun !!!
The colours are so bright and vivid.
And the images are sooooo cute !!

Here is what I came up with :)


I made a space scene on this card .
Aagain these images are really cute !
And they worked well with the papers I used .

Items used :
White and green cardstock
Papers from DCWV
Vellum word paper for the word "Explore"
Martha Stewart border punch
Shimmer chalks
Stickers by Sandylion


And this is the second card I made.
These colours are so summery
and with birthdays comming up over the
next few weeks ,
I thought these would be great.

Items used:
White , orange and green cardstock
Papers by DCWV
Sewing Machine
Buttons and thread from stash
Stickers from Sandylion

Thank you for looking,

Wednesday, 22 July 2009


I have been busy busy.
Not posted anything for a couple of weeks :(
So I have a few cards to share:)

I have been busy making cardsfor my daughters teachers at school ,
and getting ready for thier summer holidays :)

And last night , my sister-in-law, gave birth to healthy
baby boy :)


So the 1st set of cards are the ones I made for
teachers at my kids school,
nothing fancy ,
just wanted a fun summer
card for them .

These cards were made useing :
Papers from DCWV
White cardstock
Sewing machine

Stamps from :
Miss Anya Rain Snow Shine collection
Onion from Daisy and Dandelion

I coloured them in useing Whisper Strokes markers
as watercolour.
Added a bit of Sakura stardust pens
to add a bit of glitter :)


This card was made for a friends birthday :)

Items used :
White and olive cardstock
Papers from DCWV
Sewing machine
Buttons and thread from stash

Stamp from Daisy and Dandelion , Father's day collection.
I coloured him in with Whisper Strokes markers as watercolour.
Added Sakura glaze pens to make the eyes pop.


And last but not least , this is the baby card
I made for my sister-in-law.
I was blog hopping last night and came across a
super cute baby boy card on
Julie's Japes blog.

Also this morning I got a package from my sister with my
Martha Stewart Border punches !
And some really pretty stickers and ribbon
that she also sent to me .
Thank you !!!!

So I sat and made this card , was needing to make a
baby card and wanted to have a
play with my punches :)

I thought it would be perfect and it is ,
the card turned out really nice !!

Items used :
White and baby blue cardstock
Baby blue glitter card
Martha Stewart Punch
Baby blue ribbon

I cut out the stars .
And the message was printed from my computer.


Have a fun summer , I will be back in a couple of weeks.

Will tryand get new cards posted when I can.

Thanks for looking :)

Saturday, 4 July 2009

Happy 4th Of July !!

Happy 4th Of July !!! I BBQed :) and had loads to eat and it
was all sooooo yummy !! Also made a cake for my husbands birthday .
Think the kids enjoyed it more though haha .

I have not made any posts for a couple of weeks. Sorry about that, my
internet was playing up , so we switched to someone else and
hopefully wont have that problem anymore :)

This is another 4th of July card I made . I did this one on black carstock,
thought it would look cute cause we set
off fireworks at night .

Items used :
Black Cardstock
Glitter card from DCWV
Star hand punch

Shine from Snow Rain Shine : The Greeting Farm Miss Anya
I coloured her in with Whisper Strokes
markers as watercolours.

This is the birthday card I made for my brother-in-law.
He is a big footie(soccer) fan.

Items used :
White Cardstock
Papers by DCWV
Ribbon , thread and buttons from stash
Sewing Machine

Stamp :
I coloured him in useing Whisper Strokes markers .
Sakura Glaze pens to create the eyes.

This is the card I have made for my sister-in-law.
I really like this image . She is so pretty . Also I had left over
pieces of paper from the card above so
I used them on this one.
Really like the summery colours :)

Items used :
White cardstock
Papers by DCWV
Sewing machine
Flowers ,brads and ribbon from stash

Whiff of Joy summer stamp collection
I coloured her in useing Whisper Strokes markers as waterolour.
Sakura white glaze pen to highlight.

Thank you for looking
Happy 4th of July :)