Tuesday, July 31, 2012

~Waltzingmouse Sketch and the Q~



My husband's birthday is coming up.


I ordered this sentiment awhile ago, because it TOUCHED MY HEART when I first read it.





AWWWW, right?










I used two fun borders from Heirloom Patterns.


The colors are from the




Hubby LOVES ORANGE...so I made sure there were lots of orangy pops.


I only had slivers of the green~enough to cut the top and bottom of the tag for a stacked feel.


The wee bittiest bit of pink (my husband already has three girls and a froufrou doggy... gotta take it easy ya know). ;)

The poppy is in the flower and highlight.


Simon Says Stamp and Show:What Do You Say?
is all about the sentiment.



 Thanks for stopping by today~




Here are the supplies:

Stamps: Waltzingmouse Heirloom Patterns,Verve Beautiful You
Ink:Tsukineko Memento Ink Angel Pink,Tangelo and Tuxedo Black
Paper:BoBunny Country Garden,Georgia Pacific White,Bazzill green and pink
Dies:Spellbinders Classic Circles,Sizzix tag
Punch:Martha Stewart goo
Other:Crop-A-Dile corner chomper,Copic red,stapler



23 comments:

  1. Oh yes, I let out a definite "awwww" when I read that sentiment. So touching!

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  2. Awwwww is right! So very sweet! The Simon Says Stamp & Show design team thanks you for participating in this week's challenge. - Ashli

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  3. och yes, that's a lovely sentiment!! fabby zingy card! love the orange tag! Lucky hubby! thank you so much for playing along with us at Waltzingmouse Stamps!

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  4. Beautiful card Marlena and I love that sentiment. Thank you so much for joining us this week at the colourQ.

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  5. Wonderful card and I love your paint dripping edge too, so creative.!

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  6. aww this is so sweet...Perfect sentiment..

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  7. Awwww, indeed! Love your sentiment!! How sweet : ) And you've got some great details in your card ... the staple, the tied paper, the double tag, the edging ... love it all!

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  8. Such a wonderful card, Marlena, I love the tag with the sentiment! Sweet design! Thanks for joining in the fun this week at the ColourQ and sharing your card.

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  9. Marlena, your husband, will love the card. It is so special, very sweet and a guy card. Thanks for visiting and leaving the sweet luv. Hugs

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  10. Such a sweet card. I can see why you wanted this sentiment!! Such a wonderful bd card for your dh!! ~ Blessings, Tracey

    http://gracescraps.blogspot.com/

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  11. Wonderful Marlena, a great mix of stamps and colours!

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  12. Oh, I love this...especially the sentiment! How sweet!! So glad you joined us this week at the ColourQ!!

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  13. great style and loving the sentiment!!

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  14. Love the borders and love the sentiment...perfect for hubby! Bright colors are perfect!

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  15. "Awww" is right!!
    Esther

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  16. What a sweet sentiment!! Fuzzy little wuzzy all stuffed with fluff!! Love your distressed stamping and how you repeated the orange houndstooth on the background as well as on the tag!

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  17. I love that sentiment too.....I think he will love it despite the little bit of pink in there! So glad you were able to play with the CQC this week!

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  18. I LOVE that quote!!
    I have it pinned on my quote board on Pinterest...
    one of my faves!!
    And what a fabby take on the sketch!!
    Your husband will love it...
    and hope he has a wonderful day!!
    Thanks so much for playing along with us at WMSC!! :)

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  19. I see what you mean about the sentiment, Marlena I grew up with Winnie and gang. I confess to still having (and treasuring) the original books and the stuffed fluffy bear my parents bought over 40 years ago! Must admit - this card made me melt. Have a blessed day with your hubby.

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  20. I really like what you've done with the focal tag Marlena! WONDERFUL card and a simply delightful sentiment!

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  21. I love the sentiment..so beautiful said...Do you know where I can get one? Thanks..XOXO

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  22. Lots of special details ~ LOVE the sentiment!

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