Friday, 22 February 2013

Toadily Yours


Well what a week, i'll be so glad when Monday comes round and i can rest and chill out - this week has been to say the least full on - H has ridden my friends pony, been to the 'Weald And Downland' museum, been to see the butterflies in the glasshouse at 'RHS Wisley', had a fun afternoon at the local museum and today he is at the leisure centre, for the day, so i can go to 'The Glitter Pot' later for a card making class on hexagons ???

Please excuse me, if i haven't been able to get round to all your blogs this week, but will make it up to you at the weekend, as it's Alan's job to entertain H.

Today's image, actually has flowers on it, but i have substituted these for stars for a male card, the papers are   - My Minds Eye - 'Lime Twist - Fly A Kite', sentiment is -Inkadinkadoo - 'Happy Everything' the star punch is 'Woodware', the stars have been cut with a Spellbinders 'Star Die', star gems are from 'Papermania'.

Today's Card And Challenges Are :

Totally Gorjuss - where Challenge No: 171 is 'For Your  Men'

My Time To Craft - where Challenge No: 209 is 'Men Only'

Sweet Stampin - where the Challenge is 'Stars And Stripes'

Here Comes The Boys  - where Challenge No: 46 is 'Lots Of Layers'

Sketch And Stash - where Challenge 'No: 107 but Sketch No: 3' - neglected stash - papers, gems, spellbinders star dies,  new stash - ribbon

Crafty Catz - where the Challenge is 'Dies And Punches'

Image - Penny Black - 'Toadily Yours'
Papers - My Mind's Eye - 'Lime Twist - Fly A Kite'
Sentiment - Inkadinkadoo - 'Happy Everything'
Star Edging - Woodware Punch
Star Gems - Papermania
Stars - Spellbinders - 'Star Dies'
Ribbon from stash

Thanks for looking and for any comments you kindly wish to leave, they are all very much appreciated, Luv Sam x


kay said...

It's brilliant Sam,have a super time crafting x

tilly said...

I think there will be a happy Daddy with this happy card, love your frogs
what a hectic week lol

Sue - bearhouse said...

Fabulous card Sam. I love the fun image and great use of the stars. Gorgeous papers too.
Goodness, sounds like you have had a busy week, I'm exhausted just reading it!
Sue xx

brenda said...

Such a fun and happy card Sam using the cute PB image.

Hope you enjoy your class.

B x

Janet - aka stacky said...

Your card is fabulous I love the image, great idea to have replaced the flowers with the stars. Thank you for joining in the fun with us at Sketch n Stash x

As.I.Do.Rodos. said...

Love that image brilliant card. Thank you for joining us at Here Comes the Boys challenge good luck
Ginny ♥

Debs said...

WOW what a busy week it's been - but it all sounds like great fun :o)
Fabulous card as always Sam - love how you have used the stars to cover the flowers - what a great idea.
Enjoy your evening.
Debs xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Sam, I like the sweet frogs image, the colours and the stars.
Kevin xx

Chrissy said...

So cute Sam, I love the little frogs and the stars, where were my stars when I needed them the other lost them.Fabulous papers and colours...


coops said...

hehe love this sam.stunning papers and design and the frogs are fab :D

xx coops xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Ooh, the Glitter Pot, lucky you. This is such a fun card. Hope you get a rest soon x

Squirrel x said...

What a week Sam! No wonder you are tired, but what a super cheery bouncy card this is - love the bright colours and those frogs are so much fun. Brilliant! Hugs Sxx

Crafty Moone Cards said...

Lovely card Sam.
Have a great weekend. Sue x

Debbie said...

Lovely "Stars and Stripes" card, thank you for joining us this week at Sweet Stampin'.

Claire said...

This is a fab card, love the toads. Have a lovely weekend. Hugs, Claire x

Pat said...

Great card, love the fun image, thanks for sharing with us at MTTC this week.

Pat xx

susiestacey said...

Great card Sam love the fun stamp and the papers are just perfect too x Susan x

Vicky said...

So cute hun...and I love the colours too....:o)

have a lovely weekend sweetie...biggest of hugs Vicky xx

Jac said...

What a fun and fab card, great image, thanks for joining us at Crafty Catz this week, Jac GDT

Wishcraft said...

Love this Sam! Fab design and papers, love that fun image. Thanks for joining in at Sweet Stampin' hun :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Nat said...

These guys are fab, really make me smile! Love your papers too.

xxxtglxxx said...

LOL! This is cute! :) Really fun card adn awesome image! :)

Thanks so much for joining us at Sweet Stampin this week,



downrightcrafty said...

so sweet and a gorgeous card
Hugs Kate xx

Craftdee said...

Great idea with the stars :-) Fabulous card for the Lots of Layers challenge at Here Come The Boys
Thanks for joining in, good luck and hope to see you next time too, Donna ☺
Thanks for joining in

Aunty Sue said...

Hi Sam what a fab card and great use of the stars make great use of the stamp and thanks for the lovely comments you leave me. Good luck with the challenge. Aunty Sue crafty catz dt

Jules said...

Hi Sam

Gosh .. .. that sounds like one hectic week .. .. but lucky you to get to visit The Glitter Pot!!

I love those cute little toads!!

Hope you are having a good weekend.

Love Jules xx

Sandra (Stamping For Pleasure) said...

Hi Sam . . . hope you had a lovely day at The Glitter Pot. I sometimes head over there too! Can't wait to see what you made.

Sarn xxx

Wendy said...

Fabulous fun card Sam, so cute.
Sounds like you have had a great half term week, I wanted to go and see the butterflies again this year, but hubby it's to cold....Lucky you visiting the Glitterpot, hope you treated yourself to some new goodies.
Wendy xx

Jayne A said...

Gorgeous card Thanks for joining us at Sketch n Stash


Mandy said...

Hope you had great time at your class....Fabulous card,love the colours and the image made me smile...
Mandy x

Mandz said...

Great card, Thanks for joining us at Here come the Boys Mandz xox

Woo said...

Thank you for sharing your lovely work with us at Here Come The Boys, Good Luck with the Challenge Woo xx