Monday, January 13, 2014


Hi there Blog pals . welcome to my room and thank you for calling in .
So hot here,  but devastatingly freezing and / or wet in USA and UK .
Must be awful trying to get around and about  there .Even worse trying to do everyday tasks . My thoughts are with you . Hope that the weather becomes more bearable quickly .

Welcome to my room where I hope that you enjoy your browsing and if you can share your thoughts in a comment , I will pop over to see you too .
My DT card to share ..
Maggie Spring-time flowers

The card base is a die cut from Top Dog Dies A2 Card #3.  The sentiment and  card stock from SU .
Paper from LOTV.  Image coloured with Copics .

We welcome another new sponsor this week
 the fabulous Lacy Sunshine Stamps

"Lacy Sunshine  Stamps offers  beautiful original and imaginative  digital stamps  for all your paper crafting needs.  
All images from Lacy Sunshine are  hand  drawn and designed by  myself, Heather Valentin, a professional artist, muralist and  illustrator  and my dad, professional artist, G.P. 
They are offering our winner 3 images of their choice from the Lacy Sunshine Shop 
Remember, to be in the running to win the prize from our sponsor this week just leave a comment for another entry. Be sure to mention you saw them on Make It Monday. The more entries you comment on the more chances you have of winning!

Congratulations to last weeks winners and thanks to all the fabulous entries .
Hopefully , if you get the time , you will pop over to the DT blogs and check out their POTW .
I chose Pat's entry this week
Pat # 108

Thank you Pat for sharing this beauty on the Make it Monday Linky Party.

That's it for today , thank you ..going to be a scorcher so staying indoors and  hoping to get some crafting done .
Catch you again soon , cheers for now , Shirley-Anne



Gail said...

Great card, love the paper!

Michelle said...

Hi Mum

The weather is crazy everywhere isn't it. Hope you are coping well in the heat you are experiencing there.

Your card is so pretty, lovely layout and pretty papers to showcase this sweet image.

Your POTW is gorgeous. Such a fun image for a belated birthday card.

Michelle :o)

aussie aNNie said...

Hi Aussie friend...yes it's so hot here in nsw too but our heat is different to SA from memory, [lived there all my life ] Our son's in Adelaide and he said it's so hot your could fry and egg on your head take care the card .xx

Annmaree of Oz said...

Hi Shirley, a lovely card! Sweet image, loving all her pretty petticoats and hat, with her hair flowing down!

TheBlank Papyrus said...

Hi Shirley,

I LOVE this card. The colors all work together so well. And the image is so super cute.


Leanne said...

Hi Shirley Ann! Happy New Year to you. Hope you have a fabulous year. The images are adorable & colouring is beautiful. Love both your cards.

Sandy said...

Hi Shirley, the air con is cranked up to keep the grandchildren and me cool. Adrian has come home from work as it is too hot to work. Thanks for the call about the blog post not being up!
Your card for this week is gorgous that DP is just right. A fabulous Spring feel to it.
Your POTW is great, I too think it's a fun image for a belated birthday!

lalkygirl said...

fab card Shirley the cas I have yet to master !!
your image is so cute .
wonderful POTW too
Tracey x
I wish we had some of your hot weather here.we have constant rain and winds causing flooding and battering the coastline much of the same inland..i long for some sunshine
have a great week
tracey x

Chrissy said...

What a beautiful sweet image the pretty papers and colours and love your fun, POTW..Our temps are just perfect at 25oC at the moment..


Pia S said...

Your image is adorable, I like that we see her backside instead of the front. And I love this clean layout, simple, yet so decorative and perfect for this image!

Faith A said...

Such a pretty card, lovely image too.

Shelly Schmidt said...

Such a pretty image- love your coloring. The DP you used- soooo pretty! And your POTW- love the card and the shimmer. Here from MIM

Lisa S. said...

Love your card Shirley-Anne and the image you chose. She's so pretty! Your POTW is cute and funny. :) Hugs

Adventures of a Crafty Traveller said...

Hi Mum, your card is very sweet. Nice papers too. I love your POTW too!
Big Hugs
Rachael :-)