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Tuesday, 26 March 2013

Spring Lamb

Hi this is my card for today using a freebie image fromShelly's Images
and their monthly digi giveaway

Its a spring lamb which is very poignant at the moment , we are on the Isle of Man and it has snowed here which is nothing new to a lot of people but it is the worst snow since 1963 on the island.Sadly many sheep and lambs have died due to them and their fields being covered in snow,villages are still cut off and houses are still without electricity 5 days on.
People from the towns are going out to rescue sheep on the farms that are now accessible
some are being pulled out alive many have not made it. 
Right back to my card I have coloured the lamb slightly and the flowers with  Pro-Markers.
 I have decoupaged the flowers up and then used my brushes and distressed ink to create the back ground.
I decided I would make an easel card so I used 
a Spellbinder die to cut the topper and mounted it on red & green card from Stampin Up.
I used daffodil delight ribbon for the bow and used ribbon and card as the easel stopper and made some
punched daises.
 Spring will get here I am hopeful.
Thanks for calling by
Hugs Txx
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14 comments:

Tracey Boley said...

Lovely card Tania,image is sweet and I like how you did the background I really must have a go at that.

Hope the weather improves for you and the poor sheep/lambs.Here we only have the cold.

Happy crafting
Traceyxxx

Kate M said...

Lovely card and sweet image - love those beautiful bright coloured flowers - so cheerful!
xx

Lisa Warren said...

Hello :) Such a cute card and image, makes you thing of spring. Lisa......x

lindyloo said...

what a great card wish the weather outside was more spring like x

Linda Simpson said...

A gorgeous card Tania and I love the cute lamb. The flowers look stunning and lovely colour combination.

Hugs
Linda xxx

craftygranny said...

wonderful card and hope the weather gets better soon. Thanks for sharing at glitternsparkle . hugs trisha x

Michelle said...

Love this card Taniaj - such a striking colour scheme.

Dee's Craft Room said...

Your card seems to be like a tribute to these sad days in our rural communities. The design is lovely and the image so sweet,

Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

Dionne

Lorraine said...

Lovely Easter card Tania...love the cute image, colours and layout too hun.
Hugz from your newest follower, Lorraine xx

Shea said...

What a sad plight for the lambs and sheep, but your card is so lovely just the same. Love that image, and the colors you chose are vivid and very crisp. Gorgeous card! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Digi Darla's this week!

Avril Ann said...

It has indeed been the most rotten, weather, poor wee lambs and sheep, I often think that nature is too cruel for words, love your card, hun, thank you for playing along with us at Glitter N Sparkle this week, good luck hun xxx

lalkygirl said...

what a fab card ,love the image and pretty flowers,great background too
Thanks for joining us at MIM and good luck
tracey x

Gemma said...

Fantastic card and thank you for joining us at Little Claire's this month and good luck :)
hugs and xxx
Gemma

Julia said...



I saw your beautiful creation on Make It Monday and had to visit and take a closer look. Gorgeous! TFS!

My entries are: #4, #207, #213, and #236.

I would love to have you visit my blogs: Paper and Scraps Creations by Julia and My Art... Healing The Soul.

Hugs,

Julia