Saturday, July 23, 2011

Summertime - Time for Boating

I was fortunate to live on a lake while I was growing up.  Oh the fun we had in the water, with the boat, water skiing.  My husband wants a boat for cruising around, checking out lighthouses, lonely coves, etc.  But he will have to be content doing that in his dreams although we do take a ferry every once in a while up through the San Juan Island into Canada.  So beautiful.  Love the lighthouses we see.
I found an old newspaper in a packing box the other day.  Part of it was the marine section of the classifieds so I used it for this card.  It actually was yellow so I just added a little distress ink on the wrinkles.  I used the same ink on the netting and the wood corner piece.
Challenges: Pollycraft - summertime - http://pollycraftchallengeblog.blogspot.com/
City Crafters - Shore thing http://www.citycrafter.blogspot.com/
Simon Says - use newspaper - http://simonsaysstampschallenge.blogspot.com/2011/07/simon-says-use-newspaper.html
My Grafico - anything - http://mygraficocrafts.blogspot.com/
Lothian - die cuts - http://lothiancrafts.blogspot.com/2011/07/this-month-we-lothian-crafts-online-are.html
Clear It Out - anything -http://clearitoutchallenge.blogspot.com/2011/07/anything-goes.html

7 comments:

  1. This is beautiful, lovely image and colors, thanks for playing along with us at CCCB!

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  2. gorgeous card Marsha :-) the image is lovely and the textures and details are perfect :-)

    thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge :-)
    luv
    Lols x x x

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  3. Fabulous ... love the newsprint ... thanks so much for playing along with us again at CCCB

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  4. Such a wonderful card. Perfect for this weeks theme.. Thanks so much for playing along with us at CCCB!

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  5. oh this is just too cute!, thanks for joining us at Clear It Out

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  6. So pretty! I just love lighthouses! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!

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  7. Such a beautiful card! I love that lighthouse! Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!

    Hugs...
    Melissa

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