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Boz Towers, Essex, United Kingdom
I'm a Red Hat Society member with a love of crafting of all sorts. A very proud mum to four fabulous children and Nan to six gorgeous grandchildren. I started work as a milliner and now have an abiding love of scrapbooking and card making.

The lovely people that drop by ~ thank you.

Sunday, 24 November 2013

A New Challenge at OSAAT and a New Dog

It's Sunday and time for a new challenge at One Stitch At A Time. This week our challenge is Bingo!

Please go to our challenge blog here for all the details but it's easy peasy! We would love to see you use three elements on your card, you can use a line across or diagonally, the choice is yours which line you choose but please let us know in your blog post. Regardless of your Bingo line choice you must still use a digital image on your card.  Our sponsor this week is Creative Craft World and you can win our top prize of 3 x Promarkers.

Our rules are pretty simple:

1. You can enter with as many Stitchy Bear images as you wish. But, if you choose to enter with a    non-Stitchy Bear image then you are allowed to enter a maximum of three times.

2. You must link back to our challenge blog on your blog.

3. No back linking, it must be a new project blogged after our challenge goes live.

Here's this week's card:

 
For my main image I've used Whispering Trees by Gingerloft. This is a lovely image that can be made into a card for a man or a woman depending how you 'gussy' it up. I changed to colour of the trees in my old graphics program to blend with my paper and foil.  The background paper is from the ever growing bits and pieces box and I've inked up the edges. The frame is from Spellbinders Diamond Effects and I've added a couple of Memory Box dies called Pierson Corner. A shabby rose with some distress ink added too. A very quick card to make.

My Bingo Line was across the middle, I used Liquid Pearls, Die Cuts and three layers or more.

The New Dog!

We've adopted a new dog called Tuppence, when I get a new photo I'll post it but she is a little camera shy. I was already to get the blog scheduled but decided to take her and our other rescue dog, Alfie for a walk first. Well, we had to bath Tuppence in the garden because she had rolled in a dead bird and then into dog poo! Yuck!!!! I even bought this dog a pink collar and she did that! At least now I know she is clean and fluffy.

12 comments:

Ingrid Mason said...

Oh Jennie, I think that Tuppence will settle quickly in your loving care ..at the moment she probably cannot believe how she has landed on her four paws and found herself in such a warm and loving home with you.
Jennie, I absolutely love your beautiful card. The colours are so rich and their depth contrasts so wonderfully with the delicate movement of The Whispering Trees. 'Gussy up' what a brilliant term ......well, I love how you 'gussed' up this card with those beautiful flowers and the awesome die cuts. Love Ingrid xxx ♥

Hazel said...

I knew your card would appear eventually so I returned! lol It's beautiful, Jennie, I love this image and it looks great in the colours you've chosen. Hazel x

verybellemakes said...

Great card Jennie, especially love the foil detailing and die cut.

Victoria (OSAAT teamie)

Erin Stephenson said...

How lovely! Hugs, Erin OSAAT DT teamie

Lynn (aka Lynnpenguin) said...

What a lovely card...love the colour scheme and that image is just so lovely too. Can't wait to see pics of Tuppence !!

Lynn, OSAAT DT

Rusty said...

wow this is stunning, love the colour and love the image x

Shell B. said...

Beautiful card jennie......so festive! Good luck on getting Tuppence to settle into your home looking forward to seeing photos!
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Shell in Alaska ~ OSAAT~ DT
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Lisa Winnard said...

Stunning Jennie, love all the different textures.
Lis - OSSAT Teamie x

sian said...

this is lovely hun. from Sian (OSAAT DT Teamie)

Margaret said...

I really love this image and the way your showcased it. The monochromatic colors are really perfect for it. Maggie OSAAT Teamie

Tracey said...

Gorgeous card Jennie! I love the diamond frame, it really makes the image stand out. The die-cts with your rose are very delicate looking and add a softness I think. Thanks for sharing this!
Hugs from your OSAAT DT Sis,
Tracey xo

Josephine said...

This is gorgeous! I love how you've done the background, and it's such a pretty image.