Tuesday, 17 April 2012

April Showers

Hi All my Crafty Friends
Not feeling that good today, my back is causing me problems,
however, managed one card today.
I do like this,  very cute image  by
Heather Valentine Lil brought from

I have just noticed I have a deflated pearl dot!!! will  fix  it later.
Hope you like this card.

I will enter this card into the following Challenges

Crafts and Me Challenge    We are going 3D

Simons Says Stamp challenge  April Showers bring Spring Flowers

Cute Card Thursday Challenge Spring Flowers

Incy Wincy Designs  Digis only

Craft Pad Challenge  Bounty of Buttons


Vee Cassidy said...

sorry you are in pain, Janet. Your card is lovely. Great colours, your image is very cute and I love what you have done with her coat and the puddle!! Vee xx

Sheen said...

This is so lovely, Janet. The image is so cute and I love the colours and embellishments. Very creative as always. Well crafted.
Crafty hugs my friend, Sheenagh x

Cumbrianlass said...

Thank you Sheenagh and Vee, for your much appreciated comments, I know I can rely on honest comments from you both.
Hugs Janet

Barbara said...

Such a pretty card, nice image and I love those buttons too xx

Kate M said...

Really lovely card Janet - hope that you are feeling better soon

GoonerGirl said...

Beautiful card Janet I love the colour combo and the layout. Sorry you are not feeling to good, hope you get better soon. Thank you for leaving such lovely comments on my blog. Chris xx

chrissy xx said...

Just Gorgeous! The cutest of images and I LOve your colours. LOve your 'brads' too. Would never have noticed your deflated bit lol..if you hadn't have said.
Trying to find out about Eggbert!

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous card and the image is so adorable, great colors too, hope your back soon improves hun xx

Rica said...

A wonderful card, a stunning design and I love the colours, wonderful details and such a beautiful image.

Thanks so much for joining us with the Simon Says Stamp challenge
Heather xx

Carol said...

Beautiful card Janet, the image is gorgeous as is your colour scheme. Carol x

Linda said...

Hello Janet, I hope your back is feeling a bit better today.

WOW this is just gorgeous! I love how you have used shimmer paint on her raincoat it really pops. Your layout is absolutely stunning as always!!!!

Why not enter this card into the crafty pad challenge which is bounty of buttons!!!

Linda xxxx

Caz said...

Lovely card Janet, especially love the metallic look to her coat.
Caz x

Cumbrianlass said...

Thank you for all your amazing comments. they are truely inspiring.

Mandy said...

Gorgeous card Janet, I love the soft pastel colours and the image is adorable.
Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp
hugs Mandy xx

Diane said...

Janet what a lovely card and so pretty !! Thanks for joining us this week at The Crafty Pad !!

Sorry to hear you have a bad back at mo, hope it eases soon...

hugs Diane xx

Vee Cassidy said...

Hello, Janet I just stopped by to see how you are feeling, thank for coming to visit but try to rest your back. I am glad you are managing a bit of colouring as you are very good at it and I can look forward to more from you once you are feeling better. All te best and take care, Vee xx

Venus said...

Oh what a nice card. The details are perfect.

Thanks for joining as at the Crafty Pad Bounty Buttons challenge


Venus said...

The details are perfect!

Thanks for joining as at the Crafty Pad Bounty Buttons challenge


Dawn said...

Aww Janet look after that back!
Your card is so lovely! That shimmer paint jacket is fabtastic!
Thanks for sharing your lovely creation with us in the Bounty Of Buttons Challenge at The Crafty Pad this week!
Good Luck
Dawn xx

~♥~The Navy Wife~♥~ said...

Sorry you are not feeling well :( Hope you are on the mend soon. Your card is just stunning hun! Love the image and the way you have colored her jacket! Thanks so much for playing along at The Crafty Pad this week :)

Elaine said...

Hi,so sorry your back is giving you hell, take arest , have a good weekend. Your card is lovely so pretty well done
I am just catching up viewing as I have been poorly, feeling much better now and will be posting soon.
You have been making some fabulous cards since I have been away
well done Hugs Elaine

Klare said...

Hope back feels a bit better soon, horrible thing is a poorly back. What a summery looking card, need some bright summer colours with all this rain.

Cumbrianlass said...

Thank you, Elaine and Klare, for your kind words.

Anonymous said...

Cute card so pretty! Great to see you at Incy Wincy this week, hugs Samantha :0)