Saturday, July 9, 2016

Summer Day

My grandsons left for their home today so since it was so quiet and I missed them I decided to pass my time by making a card. I went with a summer theme and made it a type of card that might work for many occasions.


My focal image of the girl using her binoculars to view her surroundings is from Great Impressions and is from the Missing You set. This scene was colored in with Zig markers. I also had die cut some kitties from Cheery Lynn Designs but only took the smaller ones and added them to the summer scene.

This focal image was die cut with an oval die and added over the top of a card front of blue card stock. But I only removed a portion of the wonky squares from this blue layer. Then I placed it over a base card of heavy white card stock. And below that I added the die cut sentiment.


Cheery Lynn Dies used:
French Lattice Small Frame FRM132
Kitty Kitty Meow Meow B417
God Bless Cara-26

Spellbinder Die used:
Classic Ovals Large

I am entering this card in the following challenges:
Scrapy Land Challenge #45-Anything Goes
Mod Squad Blog Challenge-Lazy Days of Summer
Cheery Lynn Designs Blog Challenge-Anything Goes

Well, enjoy your weekend and these summer days. They are slipping by way too fast! And thanks for stopping by and for the wonderful comments.

God bless,
Verna

14 comments:

KT Fit Kitty said...

Hello, Verna! I love the kitties! This is adorable! Beautiful sentiment too!

Donna Ellis said...

So cute, Verna! Especially with those darling playful kitties keeping your precious little girl company. Beautiful summery colors, too! Hugs, de

Shona Erlenborn said...

Adorable! Love what you did with the background.

Donna Phelan said...

Super sweet! Loving that background die cut!

Judy Woodland said...

Super sweet card, and yes, appropriate for many occasions. I know the quiet that comes in with the absence of grandsons. While it's nice to have my house back, it's bitter sweet....always!

Joyce Erb said...

Really cute card

Asha said...

What a fun card, Verna. The colours are truly vibrant.
x Asha

Barbara said...

A wonderful way to spend a relaxing and lazy summer day. I bet you had fun with this one, Verna. Thanks so much for joining us at the Mod Squad challenge this week.
Barbara DT member

Nancy Hill said...

Very beautiful and love the coloring and cute girlie with the kitties. Thank your for sharing your beautiful card with us at Scrapy Land and can't wait to see your next beautiful project or card with us soon. Hugs Nancy Hill, Design Team for Scrapy Land

Shari M said...

Very cute for a wee girl and would not have thought of putting the kittens on.

Bonnie Garby said...

Fabulous card Verna! I love how you decided to leave some of the 'negative' die pieces in for a unique look. Very creative. Thanks so much for participating in the Cheery Lynn Designs Challenge this week and good luck.

Chrissy Mac Designs said...

Lovely card! I just love that lattice die. Good luck in the Cheery Lynn Designs challenge!! :)

Lisa said...

Beautiful card! Thanks for joining us this week with Cheery Lynn Designs!

Eva said...

What a fun card! Love how you used the lattice background! Thanks so much for participating in the Cheery Lynn Designs Challenge this week and good luck.

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