My shining star

My shining star

Friday, 27 July 2012

Its so quiet ... what is he up to?

Good morning - hope you are all well - and would you believe it - the sun has put in an appearance!!!! Yipee! I'm hoping to take the girls out to a local farm today - so fingers crossed! We did manage an hour at the splash park in Morecambe yesterday - but me and my mum were sitting under a towel for part of the time as the rain came down!!!!

Nevermind - before I show you my card my daughter Lucy has asked for me to put up a picture of her and all the cards she has been making this last week:


That's Penny's foot in the bottom one - she's a cheeky monkey!!!! Both girls have done very well - and yesterday we played with shrink plastic - they were both very excited by that!!!!

Okay - onto my card for today - it shows an image from Mo Manning - I think its called something like 'Sammy's quiet'. I think its an adorable image - I've teamed it with papers from a series called 'life of the party', I thought the sentiment said it all! The stars are cut using my mums spellbinders dies - thanks mum!!!!!




I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges.

DP2mosdigitalchallenge: In the doghouse
simonsaysstampschallenge: anything goes
willowsketchiechallenge: anything goes - theme only
digistampsfor joydigistamps4joy-sa: spots and stripes

Okay dokey - best make hay!

Have a good Friday!
Rachel xxx

p.s. thanks for any comments you may choose to leave - they do make my day! Hugs xx


25 comments:

  1. Fabulous card Rachel love the image which is coloured beautifully and the layout is fab. Your daughters have done a superb job with their card's. Caroline xxx

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    1. thanks Caroline - I hope the current sunshine stays for today at least - enjoy it! Hugs Rachel xx

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  2. Hi Rachel, Lucy and Penny have done an amazing job with their cards, how talented are they - must be your genes! The card today is lovely, it reminded me of my now 44 year old Son, when he was 6 he decided to do a masterpiece on my newly painted kitchen walls - neither he nor I have ever forgotten it! Yes, boys will be boys but then there are always girls.....Crafty hugs, Anne x

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  3. This is just gorgeous,love the fab image.xxx

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  4. Such lovely photos Rachel, looks like your girls have been very busy.
    Your card is fabulous, I love the image and the colours are brilliant.
    I hope you have a good weekend
    Hugs Sue

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  5. Such a great card and I love that image.
    Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop Challenges this week xx

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  6. That image is so fun! Great card! Thanks for linking up to the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!

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  7. looks like you all have been having fun, lots of lovely creations have a great weekend
    Hugs Kate xx

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  8. Looks like your girls are having lots of fun. Your card is adorable and those patterned papers are so fun looking.

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  9. Ah your card is so sweet, WOW you have had a busy wee person too, Love her cards as well. Thanks for playing along on Willow Sketchie this week, Hazelx x

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  10. Really gorgeous card, I love the image (such a fab pose) and the bright colours are brilliant. Also a big well done to Lucy her cards are all fabulous, it looks like she takes after her mum, hope you all had a lovely day out
    Lindsay xx

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  11. Wow! Three generations of crafter's in the family, it looks like you have quite a lot of competition Rachel.
    I love your card, that image is gorgeous and your papers are so lovely and bright.
    Pauline
    x

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  12. This is adorable, and the paper is wonderful....perfect with that image! Glad you joined us in Mo's Challenge.

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  13. Great card Rachel, love the image and glad the spellbinders came in useful. Gorgeous piccie of the girls and Lucy has done really well with all her cards

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  14. Hello Rachel sorry you got the rain thurday! Was thinking about you on the tractor yesterday! Please tell Lucy that her cards are great and I wish I could make so many as that. Your card is good too,Rachel! Seriously, though i love your card and that just captures it perfectly I remember it well! Beautiful design and coloured brilliantly; thanks for comments on my blog and I understand about last night my blogger went into meltdown. Vee xx ps you should get Lucy's cards onto some of the kids challenges xx

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  15. such a sweet and lovely card.
    thanks for join us at DigiStamp4Joy.

    greetings karin DT member

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  16. Hi Rachel, brilliant card, love the image and your fab colouring x
    Your daughters cards are beautiful, she has been busy,
    Hope you're having a good weekend x
    Wendy x

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  17. A lovely image and beautifully coloured. Thank you for joining our challenge at
    Digistamps4Joy. this week and good luck
    Ursula DT member

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  18. Wow, fab cards, Lucy and so many! Bet you'd do well in the kids challenges! Love your card too, Rachel, that image reminds me of my youngest Son.....he was a proper cheeky monkey......still is really!
    Hugs Jo x

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  19. Super cute, love those chevrons, perfect boys card... thanks for joining us at Simon Says Challenge blog

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  20. She's been a busy girl!
    Love your card, it's the perfect little boy card with fantastic colors and the stars look great.

    Shelby

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  21. Great boy's card.Love the fun colours and super image.Looks like some else has been busy too!Such a lot of lovely cards.Thanks for joining us at Willow Sketchie Challenge.Hope to see you again next week :D
    Lisa x

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  22. Gorgeous card with that lovely image and pretty papers...thanks for joining Willow Sketchie!
    xxx Margreet

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  23. I think your interpretation of the theme is super! Thanks for joining us at
    Digistamps4Joy.
    Jen Leeflang
    DT Lead : Digistamps 4 Joy

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