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Monday, 11 February 2013

A Kiss to build a Dream on


Happy Monday Everyone!

Hope you all had a lovely weekend.  I had a fab time on Saturday demoing at a workshop with the best bunch of ladies.  I'll show you the card we made tomorrow.  For today I'm catching up with a couple of challenges.

Less is More - One layer week with a theme of music
CAS-ual Fridays - Love song.  Choose a song you love to inspire your CAS creation

I've gone for "A kiss to build a dream on" by Jimmy Durante.  My husband and I love the sound track to Sleepless in Seattle.  Not so much the film.  However this song became ours.  We would pretend we could dance when playing it at home and once in a silly mood we danced in a layby as the music played from the car.  What the other drivers thought I don't know!!   When we asked our wedding band if they could play it as our first dance they looked at us strange. We got "Love is all Around" by Wet Wet Wet.  At least our guests weren't exposed to some very silly dancing and instead we did a sedate shuffle!!  Nowadays we are very tame and all fuddy duddy.  No more dancing at home never mind laybys! 

So onto the card.  First off I printed my computer generated sentiment onto Whisper White (Font - Fabulous 50).  I then used my Music Note Wheel in Baja Breeze being quite random and allowing it to fade out.  I stamped the flourish from Everything Eleanor in Basic Black and added the splodges from French Foliage in Pink Pirouette.   I then punched out a few Cherry Cobbler Glimmery Glitter hearts using the Owl Punch and added them to the flourish.

A lovely welcome to Kristie, thanks so much for joining me here.  

Remember to let me know if you are interested in my Stampers 6 (Virtual Hostess) club starting in April.  It's so exciting to receive a lovely parcel of goodies each month.  

Thanks go out to the lovely ladies at Addicted to Stamps and More for choosing my card last week as a winner.  Also thank you to Merry Monday for my honourable mention for this card.

See you all tomorrow. x 



Supplies Used
All Stampin' Up!

Card - Whisper White
Ink - Basic Black, Pool Party, Pink Pirouette
Stamp - Everything Eleanor, French Foliage
Wheel - Music Notes
Punch - Owl
Other - Cherry Cobbler Glimmer

If you would like to order any of the above or the other supplies from the current catalogues then please get in touch either by e mail ails300@btinternet.com or call 07827923123.  I would be delighted to help you with your crafty projects.  A parcel of lovely goodies could be winging it's way direct to your home in the UK, Deutchsland, France, Nederland or Osterreich.  

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11 comments:

Jacqueline said...

What a lovely story Aileen and your card is a lovely way to remember it, fab stamping - Jacqueline xx

Chrissie said...

Looks fab Aileen... I loved your story...Sleepless is Seattle is one of my 3 fave films! Love the music too!
Thanks so much
Chrissie
"Less is More"

SYLVIA-ANNE said...

A super card and a lovely story Aileen - I've now got this image in my head, of you dancing in a lay-by!
Love the SU swirl and the tiny hearts - FAB-U-LUS!
HUgs, Sylvia xx

craftattack said...

Beautiful card, story and music! Hugs, Valerie

Sigrids kreative ART said...

How lovely is this :o)
Sigrid

Ульяна и Полина said...

Как красиво!!!

Anne said...

Beautiful flourish on your card and I love the thought of you dancing in the layby!

Jenni's Jems said...

Hee he love the idea of you dancing in a lay-by but what a great memory to have just as this is another great card by you...and well done on not one but TWO prize winning cards I told you that snowman was a winner!x

Faith A said...

Aw! a real love story how wonderful and so is your card, it sort of relays the story. Love it.

Linda said...

Fab card Aileen, and what a great little love story, thanks for sharing.
Thank you for popping by my blog, it's always nice to hear from you. xx

Bonnie said...

How lovely, Aileen! Such a sweet memory and a beautiful card!

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