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Saturday, 3 August 2013

Last flower cards for at least a little while LOL

Good morning Bloggers, I hope you are all comfortable in this horrible weather. Yes I did say horrible, I am on my knees begging for some COOL weather!
Finally, 8 months after being made redundant, my son starts a new job on Monday morning. At 51 years old he has had great difficulty getting a job so I hope this one goes well for him, I have everything crossed that can be crossed!
I am sharing these cards today instead of tomorrow, because I will be at our get together all day Sunday Yippeeeeee. There will be 7 of us gathering at the lovely Pauline's house for bacon butties, then off to the new Hobbycraft in Derby to have a browse. Back to Pauline's for a light lunch then it's crafting all afternoon before we clear up and off we all go out for dinner before taking our weary but very happy selves off home, what a fabutastic day it is going to be :o)
Anyhow, onto my cards before you all nod off!



I took this photograph at Trent Lock recently, in fact this beautiful Canterbury Bell was in a pot next to the lilies on my little mini cards. The pots were all sitting in front of the Lock House Tearooms.
Of course I used my favourite Papermania textured card to print them onto, and the mat on the first card is from a scrap of Bazzill.
I hope you like them :o)
Jackie xx

16 comments:

Alizabethy said...

Another great photo and cards from you - good luck to your son, hope he enjoys his new job!

Lisa xx said...

Jackie, your gorgeous photo's always look so great on your cards xx great news about your sons job, hope it goes well. Sounds like you have my ideal day lined up.....right down to the bacon butties xx

nnalorac said...

I do, very pretty Jackie. I think our weather would suit you better, me i like it hot, it's not often we get it though. Good luck to your son and your day out tomorrow sounds fab. Enjoy. Carolxx

Sue - bearhouse said...

Gorgeous cards Jackie, such a beautiful photo.
Good luck to your son with his new job and I hope you have a wonderful time tomorrow.
Sue xx

Janette said...

Hi Jackie, Oh I just adore these two beautiful cards and that linen texture is just stunning.....
I do hope all goes well for your son, it's hard out there for anyone wanting to work, I say one for him..xx

Crafty Lark said...

Gorgeous Jackie as are your lily notecards. Best wishes to your son and I hope you have a great day tomorrow. xx Flora

kay said...

These are fabulous, good luck to your son and enjoy your crafty get together x

Doreen said...

Gorgeous,fab image and love the colours.xxx

coops said...

gorgeous card jackie.your flowers are beautiful :D
the best of luck to your son in his new job and have a fabulous Sunday :D

xx coops xx

Myrna said...

Jackie
What gorgeous cards. Canterbury bells are so beautiful and you have really done them justice.
Congrats to your son on the job and hope it goes well.
Myrna

Viv said...

Love these two cards Jack! Especially the first one that's got the Bazzil matt behind it. LOVE that cardstock too. PROPER linen texture!
Can't wait to get there today. What a cracker of a day we have in store for us! Whoo Hoo! See you later!! Or should I say, 'earlier'! LOL xxx

Christine L said...

These are fabulous as always Jackie... such beautiful canterbury bells.. perfect on your cards.

So why the last flower cards for a while? I'll miss them!

Have a lovely get together today.. sound fun!!!

Hugs
Christine x

Tracey said...

Congratulations on the news of your sons job. WOW these cards are stunning Jackie. Love the linen texture. Have a great day today, which I am sure you will. Tracey x

Cards by Alison said...

Jackie gorgeous card, love it when you use your photos on your cards . Love Alison xx

Wishcraft said...

Oh I agree Jackie, it's been cooler today and I've loved it! Your cards are lovely, so pretty :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Viv said...

Gorgeous cards Jackie, such a lovely photo too. So pleased for your son too Jackie, hope he loves his new job. Our DIL was made redundant but got offered a new job next day, what luck eh! :) Viv xx