Thursday, 30 July 2009

Anyaversary!!


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 :)


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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


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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
Raffia
Sewing Machine
Buttons and thread from stash
Stickers from Sandylion




Thank you for looking,
Cheryl

Wednesday, 22 July 2009

Hello


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 :)

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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
Nesties
Sewing machine

Stamps from :
Miss Anya Rain Snow Shine collection
and
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 :)

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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.


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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.

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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 :)
Cheryl


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
Nesties
Star hand punch

Stamp:
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 :
Onion
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

Stamp:
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 :)
Cheryl