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Friday, 24 October 2008

Friday Sketchers

There is a fab sketch over on http://fridaysketchersblog.blogspot.com/ this week from Claudia. I really like this sketch and shall use it again. I used an older stamp I have, one I havent used for ages!!!
I coloured the stamped image with whispers pens, then I stamped the image again onto acetate and added some glitter to some of the spots. The strip the image is on is a hotp paper which I embossed with the swiss dots folder and the vertical strip is an anna griffin paper. The main backing I washed some h2o over to dirty it up a bit. The greeting is a hero arts. I added some flowers and a bit of ribbon.


On a completely different note, LOOK at my poor Sons eye!!!!! (this first pic is blurry)He had a fall at school yesterday, he was chasing his friends and fell onto the fence. It has swollen so much overnight, the top pic was this morning before school, the only reason he went in was because it was dads day and they were both looking forward to it!. Finally he went to sleep after a very restless time trying to settle, no doubt it was throbbing!!! the doc said he was lucky it was not any closer, this is close enough for me!.


My son is always in good spirits whether hurt or sick, and after some doses of child painkiller he is getting on with it, he has said it hurts bless I am sure it does. I just felt incredibly guilty as I wasnt there for him yesterday, the thought of him at school sobbing his heart out makes mine ache, as for the state of his eye he went down with a good wallop.

Half term kicks in today yippee!!! the clocks go back yippee!!! and High School Musical 3 is out yippee!!! well yippee for the kids not for me lol. We should hopefully be off to see it on tuesday, my daughter has invited her little friend and my son was adament he was coming too!. I have my birthday this week and next weekend is the last race of the season :o( with everything else I have to do it looks like there will be no rest for me! but at least being half term means I dont have to be up at too early an hour!.

Have a fabby weekend everyone.xxx

22 comments:

All Pink girl said...

Wow stunning card ,love the accitate layer fabulous affect ,brilliant Dawnxxx
hope your little one feels better soon {{{{{{HUGS}}}}}}}xxxx

hannele said...

Fantastic butterfly on you beautiful card!

Michele said...

Gorgeous card. Love the image. Hope your sons eye gets better soon. I have tagged you, have a look at my blog for the info! Thanks Michele x

Debbie said...

Fantastic card Joey, love the effect with the acetate. Ouch!..Hope your sons eye gets better soon...same thing happend to my son on the corner of the coffee table. Debbie x

Heidi said...

I love your card its so beautiful
Hope your sweet little boy feels better

Hugs from
heidi

Ila said...

Your card is Gorgeous!!...Oh my ...your poor little boy...I hope he feels better soon.
I have an Award for you on my blog!!...Hugs, Ila

Helen said...

Gorgeous card - love the colours!
Hope your little boy feels better soon - that looks painful.
Helen x

TaraG said...

Well, Joey, this is one fabulous card!!! Stunning, beautiful, gorgeous, just love it!!!
Thanks for the inspiration!!! So, sorry to see you son has taken quite the tumble….poor thing!!! Hope he is feeling better soon.
Hugs, TaraG

Kim said...

Ouchhhhhh your poor Baby!!!

YouR card is stunning BTW!!!

Erin said...

Stunning card Joey, love the colours.
So pretty.
And bless your ickle son, hope it heals quickly. Poor wee man. :(
Erin x

Rachel said...

this is such a beautiful card! I'm so sorry about your son's eye. i hope he feels better.

Michele said...

What a lovely card Joey. Hope your sons eye is better soon, he still looks gorgeous.

Michele
x

LINANNA DESIGNS said...

Oh Joey firstly your card is stunning hun. Lovely colouring and beautiful colours. Secondly your poor little sons eye looks painful, but he still looks adorable. Hope it heals quickly. I am so glad its half term as well, more time to craft, hopefully! hugs Linda x

Claudia Rosa said...

oh my gosh.. poor baby.. that looks really painful
i hope he is soon doing better

lovely card

Stempelfrosch said...

Wow, what a beautiful card! Love your butterfly!
Lg Anke

Simone said...

Superb card, I really love the colours and this special styling of the butterfly!
Simone

Kim Piggott said...

Oh what a beautiful card!
Your butterfly is just gorgeous, love your dp.
So sorry about your poor baby. He is so sweet and it's such a shame that had to happen.
kim x

Lyn said...

Brilliant card Joey, love that Butterfly,

Hope your little boy is feeling a bit better now

Heather said...

Love the card - the butterfly is fabulous!
Heather

Kim said...

What a fab card. Love the butterfly. Hope your son feels better. Kimx

Cardmaking Galore said...

What does the sentiment say - "fabulous?" - and so is your card, hehe. Sorry to hear about your son!

megastamper said...

oh great and sooo precious ... it´s a fantastic work!!!
hugs, bea