Saturday 26 June 2010

A challenge card at last

Or more correctly, 2 cards because I love the sketch but that presented me with the problem of which to enter! I decided on this first one because of it's summery colours for the challenge over at Peachy Keen 

For both cards I used Peachy Keen stamps, and what great quality they are.
I also used DPs from J&P for both cards and copics to colour plus Martha Stewart edge and corner/butterfly punches. Brads and jewels from stash and a little bit of stickles too.
I used McGill leaf and Woodcraft flower punches too, and I nearly forgot to mention the nesties and the Sizzix leaf die (that's another slapped wrist for me)

Don't you just love these Peachy Keen stamps? 

These will be the last from me for a few days as I am off up to Yorkshire for a few days on leaving my poor hard done to 48 year old son to fend for himself :o)
I am hoping to get to Malham Cove on Tuesday, haven't been there since 1961!
Jackie xx


Lesley said...

You have a lovely time in Yorkshire - I'm sure your son will be ok and if he isn't tough!!! lol Are you doing anything special whilst your there?

I knew as soon as I looked at the cards that they were peachy keen stamps they are so cute. lovely cards by the way
best wishes
Lesley x

gina g said...

Hi Jackie thanks for your comments, i had to laugh about the buses lol, love the image and colours of your card. Have a lovely time away. luv gina xx

Crafty Urchins said...

Love them both but the image on the second one is my fav Sue xx

Christine said...

Hi Jackie love these 2 cards fab layouts gorgeous colours, hope you have a good time in Yorkshire, a big county I.m North Yorjkshire north east coast..thanks for your speedy comm...LOL

Hugs Christine xx

Janette said...

Both are gorgeous Jackie and I agree that the images are great...enjoy your break nice to re-visit old hope your Son will survive alone

Samantha Casey said...

I really like both of the cards you made! You did a really good take on the challenge! Good Luck on the Peachy Keen Challenge!


Hi Jackie
Both cards are gorgeous,
hugs Dianne xx :)

coops said...

great cards, i love the zingy colours of the 1st and i love the image on the 2nd.have a great relaxing break.luv coops.xx

Janice W. said...

Both cards are lovely, but the bluebird with the monochromatic colors is gorgeous!! Thanks for joining the challenge at PKS!

Lynne in NI said...

Both really pretty cards Jackie - and I'm lovin your new nesties, they just look like a zingy sun!
And how could you go on holiday and abandon your poor wee son - I sincerely hope you've filled the freezer for him before you leave or he'll never survive! ;o)
Have a fab time!

Unknown said...

HYa Jack!!! I love both of these love, but I DO love the blue card just that bit more. It's amazing. I'm really going to miss you next week.
Although we don't see each other that often, when you're not 'there' It's not the same. LOL
I'm sure S will survive for a week!! HA HA! It's great to have you joining in with us again at Peachy Keen. Good luck. Love Viv xx

Angelica Suarez said...

You did a fantastic job on both cards, Jackie! Have fun on your trip! Thank you so much for playing along at PKS this week, Good luck! Hugs, Angelica

Lisa B said...

WOW! Two cards...and what a fabulous job you did on BOTH of them. I just love the soft blue card...that bird is just to cute!!

Have fun on your trip!

My Creative Time said...

Jackie, your cards came out BEAUTIFUL! Thanks for joining Peachy Keen1
Peachy Hugs,

issy said...

Wow Jackie, both super cards, but I do love the little birdie.... You have a great holiday.


Sarpreet said...

These are beautiful, brilliant, well done

Vicky said...

pretty cards love the colors you chose.
Thanks for Sharing

Candice said...

Your cards are beautiful!

Raven B said...

I love this card. That flower is the cutest I love the coloring.

Karen Mortensen said...

Both your cards are just lovely Jackie x

Lorie said...

Both of your cards are fantastic! LOVE them!! Thanks for playing along with the PKS challenge!