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Thursday, 2 July 2009

Irish Blessings

Hi everyone, sorry I haven't been about for a while, family is taking up so much of my time, my son is home for a while so I'm enjoying a lot of family time. I had to come on to show you one of my new stamps, isn't it gorgeous, I don't feel I've done the little cottage justice with my colouring but for my first attempt I'm very happy, I've used Koh-i-noor pencils and sansador for this card but I'm looking forward to trying out my distress inks on it. The stamps are designed by a very talented lady called Claire Brennan you can see all her beautiful stamps here and they are fantastic value for money, I'll probably be back tomorrow with another card using Claire's Stamps. I am entering this card into the 'My Time To Craft' Challenge, the theme this week is 'No Patterned Paper'.

8 comments:

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Donna,l love the colour.

Hugs Riet.x

cats whiskers said...

Oh Donna this is stunning dear, just adore the wonderful image and your beautiful colouring.
Hugs Jacqui x

Genevieve said...

Wow Donna! This is amazing! Must send claire this way she will just love it!

Claire Brennan said...

Donna - this is just gorgeous!!! I love how you coloured it - it's perfect!!

Sarah C said...

Hi Donna, this is really lovely. Your colouring is great and I just love the sentiment.

Enjoy your time with your son xx

Maria Matter said...

Donna, this is absolutely fabulous! I think your coloring looks wonderful and I love that saying!
Glad you popped in to say hi!
But even more glad you're having some lovely family time!
take care
Blessings, Maria

I was thinking of you the other day! I'm 'studying' the Great Awakening and I heard of a place called Oster/Olster (not sure of the spelling) It's in a book called Ireland's Lost Heritage. I'll have to email you sometime when I learn more, when I know what I'm talking about. lol
Enjoy your family!

craft mad Jenny said...

ooh, this is so nice,
how are things going with SU?

Lesley said...

Lovely card Donna, thanks for taking part in the MTTC challenge xx