Wednesday, February 29, 2012

An UPDATE, 2 cards today & info on a giveaway!

Hello a quick update:
MOM--in the rehab part of the hospital. She says yesterday was her best day so far! she sounds like herself :)
RON--Back to work, laser treatment done, vision slowly returning her is at about 80%
TOM-- still dealing with pain, I think he may have to see a urologist
ME--back to my "normal level" of pain, but having the increase in the wrist (as I have been) now sinuses acting up a bit not sure if it is a cold, sinus infection or just a bad bout with my allergies.
MANY, many THANKS for all the good wishes, prayers, thoughts and healing energy!!

Now for some creativity!

here are 2 cards featuring images from FLOPPY LATTE DESIGNS

This first one features FUNKY FLORAL V:
Card stock, sentiment and markers- STAMPIN' UP, ticket and packing paper from stash, Funky Floral digi image from FLOPPY LATTE DESIGNS, embossing folder- Wood grain by TH for SIZZIX, brads- MAKING MEMORIES


Entered in:
One Stitch at a Time ...use a digi-spring
Order of the Opus-Gluei ...that's the ticket
Stamps + Fun = Creativity ...non-cute
OOH La La Challenges ...photo inspiration

and this one features FLIGHT OF FANTASY:
Card stock and sentiment - STAMPIN' UP, German Scrap- COLLAGE STUFF, the digi image Flight of Fancy bu FLOPPY LATTE DESIGNS was printed on a transparency. I turned over for the shiny side out, so the image is reversed. It is mounted on a piece of paper towel that has dried water and twinkling H2O's all over it (from cleaning my aqua flow brushes)... I sooo LOVE how it came out! It is attached with brads from MAKING MEMORIES.

This shows that it is a transparency


Entered in:
Sparkles Forum Challenges ...things with wings
One Stitch at a Time ...use a digi-spring
Stamptacular Sunday ...photo inspiration-purple,yellow
Stamps + Fun = Creativity ...non-cute
Kaboodle doodle ...shades of purple



I also want to share an awesome giveaway with you today:

Check out Melissa's Place
this is just part of her giveaway:
Echo Park!

13 comments:

Rhonda Miller said...

Glad to hear things are getting better. I'll continue keeping you all in my prayers.
Your cards are gorgeous.

Toriz said...

Glad things are looking up for your Mom and Ron; hope your son is soon pain free, and that you're soon back to being as close to fine as happens for you. *Hugs*

coldwaters2 said...

Hi Susan what a beautiful card you have made the colours and design are super, thank you for joining our challenge at OLLCB
Hugs
Lorraine x

Cheryl said...

I love all of your cards! Thanks for playing along with us at Kaboodle Doodles this week.

* Shaz * said...

Great cards!

Thank you for joining in the fun with us at SMC with our
"Things with Wings" challenge

Hope you will join us again soon & good luck in the draw

Hugs Shaz x

Purple Crazy said...

Fab cards Susan, loving the colours, thanks for sharing with us at OLLCB xx

Céline said...

gorgeous card, love the silouhette
thanks for playing with us at stamptacular sunday this week
hugs
céline

Josephine said...

Two beautiful cards! Love the fairy!

Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week, and good luck!

AutumnWind said...

I am so happy to hear that everyone seems to be on the mend!
Your cards are fabulous, I love them all.

Electra said...

These are all really wonderful! I Love how you've used the brads, especially on the first one! Thanks for joining us at OPus Gluei!

Michelle B. said...

Beautiful cards and amazing technique! Beautiful mixture of colors. So glad you joined us at Stamptacular Sunday this week!

Rosemary said...

Sounds like you have a lot of challenges but that you also have a great sense of optimism that everything will work out, I sure hope it will!

Love your cards, the Good Luck is so happy and the flower is cool looking, perfect for our Opus Gluei theme. That second card with the transparency is fantastic, love the effect.

Linda said...

Such a pretty Card! Beautiful!!

Thanks for playing along this month at Sparkles!!

Hugs,

Linda xx