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Thursday, 8 September 2016

It's been ages...

Goodness me, now that I'm not on the Sketch Saturday design team any more, I keep forgetting to post anything on my blog.  I am, however, being quite creative.  The lovely Mo Manning of Mo's Digital Pencil has been drawing the most fabulous new images virtually on a daily basis and seeing (and buying) them every day has given my personal "Mo"-Jo a real boost.   I've even done some (not much - but some) essential tidying in my Craft Croft in between making cards.  Now I just have to get active with Facebook and Blogging.
For my card today I used Mo's adorable "I forgot" which you can buy here.  A dear friend has taken a shine to elephants as a theme for her new baby and this gave me an idea for a baby card.   In the original image, the elephant is holding a flower but I asked Mo if she minded if I swapped the flower for an over-sized paper balloon and she very kindly agreed.

I cut the balloon with my Cricut and the balloon string is a Memory Box die.  The elephant is coloured with Copics.
I am entering my card into the Anything Goes challenges at
Aud Sentiments, Ribbon Girl & ABC (where O is for Open) and also Cute Card Thursday who want to see animals and Stamping Sensations who have asked for One for the Boys.







8 comments:

Crafting Queen said...

Adorable card.

Deb said...

This is fabulous, love the elephant!
Many thanks for joining us at Cute Card Thursday this week!
Debxx

Gina Knott said...

This is such a cute card, the elephant is adorable! Thank you for sharing with us at the Ribbon Girl, good luck and I hope you will join us again.
Hugs
Gina xx
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Joan said...

Love that elephant ! It's a really cute baby card

Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations this month

Joan

Billie A said...

OH my I LOVE this card. I love the elephant and over size balloon. The string really makes for a fantastic touch. The coloring is awesome So glad you shared over at Aud Sentiments.

Billie A
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brenda said...

Lovely stamping and colouring and a really pretty card, many thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations challenge.

B x

Elle Kay said...

Im a sucker for elephants.. and balloons, I love it! Its so cute! Thanks for sharing at Aud Sentiments!

Julie said...

So love what you did with this Mo image!! Your inventiveness knows no bounds!! Juliexx