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Saturday, 9 June 2012

Happy Saturday

Hiya Everyone, Hope you all ok, its still drab weather wise here, our Gazebo died the other night, the wind ripped right through the roof causing a great big hole, and snapped its poles in half oooops, means we must get a new one now lol. 
Still got stupid migrane, not as intense as it was, Thankfully I am hoping it passes today, as its Day 3 and I've had enough, painkillers dont touch it, grrr and I am a bit fed up of sleep I have too much to do lol.

Nialls Class mates are all making their First Holy Communion today :)
Niall doesnt understand it all and it all goes over his head, I was gutted he chose not to make his own First Communion but I hope one day he decides too, It is not something I can force or push upon him. So I made this card for his little friend Joseph who makes his, its not a traditonal Communion Image but I think it works ok, and I tried to keep it neutral.
The cross I recieved from a lovely friend, the sentiments are from SU, the ribbon and papers from my stash, the image from Mo Mannings coloured with markers.

Markers Used:
Skin: E21,E02,E95,E43,E32,R32,E31
Hair: E31,E43,Y21,E53
Greys: W-3, W-5
Bear: E31,E43,E02

I would like to enter him into
Mo Mannings - Anything Goes
C.R.A.F.T - For a Male

I also had a request from another of Nialls Classmates Mum for a personalised card so I made this one, although I have covered her little face as shes not mine to show :) I know it kinda ruins the whole feel of the card, sorry, but I thought it was kinda pretty not to share
Awwww she did look absolutely beautiful in her Dress, the flowers are wild orchid, the papers my fave ever Howdy Doody, the pearls and ribbon from my stash, the charm from Inky Impressions and the Butterflies I punched and added pearls to the centre, I love the look of the white cross on the box lid, might use that for a card idea too.

Thanks for Stopping By
Have a Wonderful Weekend, Me I shall be trying to migrane shift and watching the F1
Joey
x x x

28 comments:

Judith said...

Aw hope you start to feel better soon Joey - what fabulous cards so personal and special to mark the occasion hugs Judith x

Lisa Lynn said...

Your card is adorable. Hope you feel better soon - I know migraines can be terrible :( Sorry to hear about the Gazebo....unless you were looking to replace it.

heidy said...

Hi Joey,sorry your not well,hope your feeling better real soon!
Both cards are so gorgeous!
XXX Heidy

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Hope that migraine goes away soon. Two gorgeous cards, love the neutral colours and gorgeous crosses.

Boxofcolours said...

That is beautiful Joey and something that will be treasured I am sure.
I do hope your migraine lifts.

Hugs
Jane

Alina said...

beautiful both of them, Joey, I love the soft colours! thank you for joining us at Mo's Challenge!
hugs, Alina

sue - aka bearhouse said...

theses are both so beautiful. Love designs and gorgeous delicate colours

Sue

downrightcrafty said...

Joey this is fabulous, beautiful card, and perfect matching box. That die cut cross is perfect
Hugs Kate x

Mary J said...

Oh that is breathtakingly gorgeous, Joey - so professional!

chrissy xx said...

Oh! Joey It's Gorgeous..The cross is Fabulous. LOve your image. LOve your colours. LOve the box. LOve everything lol...
Chrissyxx
Sorry to hear about your Gazebo.. Typical Summer Weather!

Sue said...

Morning Joey,both cards are just beutiful.The image on your first card is so sweet.
Hope your migrane goes soon,nasty things.
Hugs Sue xx

Caroline said...

Morning Joey fantastic card's they beautiful love the images they look really elegant. Hope your migrane shifts soon I know they are awful my sister-in-law suffers with them too. Try and have a good weekend. Caroline xxx

Alyce said...

Oooh Joey this is absolutely gorgeous! I love all of the beautiful details and such a pretty card and box. I am sure she will love it! Oh dear - that is terrible about your gazebo! D:

Cheryl said...

oh wow what can I say just incredible the detail is just fantastic,and that image is perfect,just stunning,hugs Cherylxxxx

Debbie said...

Joey this is just STUNNING.. Love the box as well. Thanks for joining us at Mo's this week

Hugs
Debbie

P.S.
Sorry about your Gazzebo, but more importantly you poor thing with your migraine. I suffer from those as well. talk to your Dr about the injection, after you give it to yourself, it is gone in 10 minutes. Honest..you should never suffer with one for 3 days..you poor thing

MagsB said...

Two beautiful cards, just perfect for a First Communion! The crosses are so elegant!

I hope your migraine is getting better.

love Mags B x

Riet said...

So beautiful card,I love the image and the colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Trimgym said...

Great project, thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge this week and good luck! Don't forget to check back with us again on Thursday for our new challenge and to check if you have won or made our Top3.

Jo and Tigerlover.

coops said...

so stunning joey.really gorgeous image and i love your delicate design and soft colours.your 2nd card is so beautiful too, stunning details :D

xx coops xx

Krafty Kows said...

What a sweet card. I love the image and the cross looks fantastic. Thank you for joining us C.R.A.F.T. challenge this week. Jeanette

Molecraft said...

Two beautiful cards Joey, I love the crosses!
Helen x

Trina said...

These are gorgeous cards that smart moms will keep for them until they get older and can appreciate what you put into them! That die cut cross really looks good how you used it for both projects; I love the little pearls, bow, and flowers you added to make them even more fantastic!

Shelby said...

Both of these are over the top gorgeous first communion cards! I really love that cross and all of the intricate details and colors make them both so beautiful

Shelby

Nathaly said...

Oh wow, so lovely in this soft colors. Very serene indeed. I love it! Nathaly

Katina said...

Wonderful cards Joey, just stunning!
xx

Michelle said...

What a great card! So beautiful. You are right that you can't force your son to make an important decision. Just pray and let God do the rest. I pray your migraine goes away. I recently started getting them and I understand how they can take over your life. I hope you feel better soon.
Blessings,
Michelle

shampylou30 said...

stunning cards sue xxxx

Carla S. said...

Gorgeous cards, Joey! What beautiful and elegant designs! Thanks for joining us for Mo's Challenge this week! Hope you feel better!