Friday, 7 September 2018

Girls' night out

Well I seem to be up and running again, but please, if you get emailed when somebody leaves a comment on your blog, will you check your spam folders from time to time to see whether I have commented, as Blogger seems to think my new email address is spammy and is marking it as such - even emails I send to myself!

Anyway, up and at 'em, I've actually managed to find time to make a card - it was getting pretty urgent as it is for a friend whose birthday is next week. Don't worry, she won't see this, she doesn't read my blog!


The background uses an embossing folder from a recent issue of Papercraft Essentials, covered in pale blue ink before embossing to give a faux letterpress effect. The sentiment is a SoSuzy stamp - the grammar may be questionable but the sentiment is very true, especially of this friend with whom I have a 30+ year history of over-consumption!!!
The image of three besties is stamped with a recent Making Cards freebie that has become one of my most used stamps, which may say a lot about my friendships... I coloured it with Promarkers, again sticking to shades of blue as it is my friend's favourite colour - except when it comes to wine, when it's red all the way for her.

I am sharing this with
Shopping Our Stash - crazy for colouring
Stamping Sensations - Something beginning with B -   blue, black, bubbles, besties
Watercooler Wednesday - feminine anything goes

9 comments:

  1. A fantastic card and image Jane, I love the embossing folder you've used in the background.

    Sue xx

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  2. Fabulous card, love the sentiment and the design

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  3. Fun card and I have a few friends who'd hand me that drink! Love that embossing folder. Thanks for joining in the fun at the Watercooler Wednesday Challenge this week.

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  4. Fabulous card love the embossing folder great image and brilliant sentiment
    Carol x

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  5. What a super girly image Jane and a perfect embossing folder to compliment it, many thanks for joining in with our 'I Spy' theme at Stamping Sensations challenge. Would fit our Penny Black and More theme a treat!

    B x

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  6. Fab card Jane, love that embossing folder background

    Thanks for joining us at stamping Sensations this month

    Joan

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  7. Bwahahaha! True that! This is so fun, Jane! I especially love the drinkie-poo e/f!! Hugs, Darnell

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  8. Love this card sistah!
    The sentiment is awesome, and those are the best types of friends!
    Thanks for colouring with the crew from SHOPPING OUR STASH!

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  9. Oh, what a fun card! And the memories it brings to my mind. Thanks for joining us at Watercooler Wednesday.

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