Wednesday, 26 August 2009

No Day Off For Me Then!!

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Well, so much for my promised day off to craft!
I spent the morning washing the walls in the hall and then cleaning up the wood on the landing floor (its a good size!) ready for staining!
One of the cats, Midge (seal point Siamese in picture) has had such a good time on the wooden floors, running and jumping about just like Pepe Le Pu with his tail up in the air, I think he enjoys the sound of his pawsteps on the hard floor - very funny! It sounded like a herd of elephants from downstairs!
I am exhausted!
In fact its easier going to work! LOL, but don't tell them that, its our secret!
We have stained and varnished the floors this afternoon, and in between drying times I have managed to make this card- I had to bring supplies down into the dining room to do this - upstairs is sooooooo out of bounds!
The cats are all being catsat - I have two asleep in the rocking chair in the dining room and the rest are entertaining teenage son in the kitchen!
I'll be glad when its done!
I have entered this card into two challenges, Polka Doodles which has a great sketch to follow and Stamping for the weekend which is to use the colours pink and grey!
Papers all from Polka Doodles Candydoodles and Sugar Birdies CD's, stamps used are MME, Bloom and Grow, and Simon Says Stamp, Sentiments.

Tomorrow is another day, a crafty one I hope!!!!!! [hysterical laughter]

Keep well


Saskia said...

Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles! Lovely card... and that flower is gorgeous!!!

Sweet greetings,
Saskia :)

foofoo said...

Hey Suzy, I love this card, it's great! Thanks for joining us at Polkadoodles this week! x

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

Beautiful card Sue, I don't know how you have managed to make anything with all that going on around you.
Oh, and just to let you know, I have sent a large bag of ironing round for your OH to do for me - it should be arriving soon!!! lol**
Caroline xxx

Kath said...

great take on the sketch Susan and don't you just love those tattered flowers...thanks for joining in the fun this week at Polkadoodles...hugs kath xxxxxx

Juls said...

this is gorgeous!! I love your big paper flower!

Vanja said...

Gorgeous card! I love the fabulous flower with the button in the centre.
Thank you for joining us at SFTW and good luck! :)

Kerry said...

Lovely flower Suzy, these tattered flowers look great. Thanks for joining in at Polkadoodles.

Nancy said...

Lovely card, Sue:O) Gorgeous papers and the flower is stuning!
Thank you for taking part in this week's SFTW challenge, good luck!

Tip Top said...

Great card - do like the colours and texture! Thanks for entering the Polkadoodle Challenge - hope you can join us again next week!

Kris L said...

Such soft colors and I love your flower. Thanks for joining us at Polkadoodles this week...Kris

Vicki said...

Hi Suzy, oooo I am loving your flower and such a lovely card you've created altogether. Thanks for taking part with this weeks SFTW challenge, good luck xx vicki xx

Kimmi said...

Beautiful card. love the flowers! Super use of the colour combo!

Thank you for playing along with Stampin' for the Weekend this week. We hope you had fun and come back and join in again this coming challenge. Good Luck!


Hope Jacare said...

A really lovely card - thanks for playing at Polkadoodles! Cheers Claire x


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