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whichever order I put them in, these are my passion!

... all from my little home studio in Durban, on the east coast of sunny South Africa!

"I used to think that anyone doing anything weird was weird. I suddenly realized that anyone doing anything weird wasn't weird at all and it was the people saying they were weird that were weird." -- Paul McCartney









Tuesday, June 24, 2014

...it may be winter outside, but in my heart it's Spring ....

It may be winter outside (but in my heart it's spring) ... 
Do you remember this 1973 song by Love Unlimited?


For some reason this song kept playing in my head while I was colouring my image and making my card ....


I used alcohol markers for the colouring:


As I used the png version of the image, called Skippin Lou, from Digistamps 4 Joy, I was able to  layer the transparent background over a scene of a meadow.  

To create my card I used the following from my hoarded stash:

white cs card base
yellow cs mats
layered flowers
lots of flower and butterfly sequins - sewn on
sentiment, cut with a circle punch
pink gingham bow

Thanks for dropping in today

luv'n huggz
Jen Leeflang
DURBAN
SOUTH AFRICA

I would like to add my card to the following challenges:





9 comments:

  1. Just beautiful Jen, such a lovely card and image sweetie !! Glad you could join us this week at Crafty Sentiments Designs !!

    hugs Diane xx

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  2. Hi Jen even better now I ve seen her for the 2nd time super stunning card hun love it - thanks for sharing with us at Fan-Tastic Tuesday hugs Judith DT x

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  3. Jen your card is gorgeous and perfect for summer! Thank you for joining in at Crafty Sentiments, hope you can join us next week too! Susan xx

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  4. lovely card it is perfect for summer, would make anyone smile even on a rainy day. Thank you for entering with us over at JIC this week, I hope you will join us again next week (Tue new challenges start) and also for our monthly challenge which also starts on Tuesday. Sian (JIC Co-Owner)

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  5. What a beautiful scene you have created with this card. Very lovely! Thank you for sharing your work with us over at Through the Craft Room Door. Hope to see you again really soon. Melanie, DT

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  6. lovely creation thanks for joining us at jic!

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  7. I feel the summer in your card!Lovely!
    Thanks for sharing it with us over at Crafty Sentiments Designs!

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