Wednesday, August 01, 2012

Happy AUGUST!!! and a Card Share!

Happy AUGUST!! How is that even possible! Time is FLYING by! and I am SWAMPED the next 2 weeks.. on the road more then I seem to be home.. and I have LOTS I want to do around here! SIGH!! LEAST the sun is out!! :) So we are gonna soak up all we can and squeeze out EVERY BIT of summer fun we can!! :) Hope you are all doing the same!!

I whipped up a little card.. .wanted to share with you!!! See that GLITTER TAPE! I made it! Got the idea from looking around online..I will share more about that this week!! I have a tutorial for ya! (be gentle.. it is my first photographic one!!) Ok on with the card!!!

I LOVED this sketch when I saw my friend Mara used it! It is from Retro Sketches.. I had to play along.. I did flip it ! :) I like to be WILD like that! :)

Here is the sketch-

 and here is my card.. CONFESSION.. I have a HARD time with alot of white space.. so I am trying to get over that... Amanda LOVED the card.. and I trust her.. so I am going to leave it alone! :)

Challenges I am entering-
Retro Sketches..- Sketch
Crafty Catz - All that Glitters (Glitter Tape!)
CRAFT - Stitching
Inspire Me Fridays - Anything Goes
Make It Monday- Anything Goes
Simply Create Too: Use it Twice  (2 glitter tape, 2 PPs, 2 Birdies!)
Secret Crafter- Bright and Cheerful!!

Thank You for stopping by!!! I will be VISITING Blogs soon!! I just need to get all my running around done!!

Have a GREAT day!!!


  1. Lovely combination of patterned paper and colors. Thank you for joining us at Simply Create Too.

    Simply Create Too Design Team Member

  2. Bethie: Your card is so pretty--love your colors. Glad you joined us at Simply Create Too for Challenge #18 - "Use it Twice"

    Simply Create Too Design Team Member

  3. What a bright summery coloured fun way to say thanks .love the papers and those flowers .
    Thanks for sharing on Make it Monday .

  4. what a gorgeous creation, thank you so much for sharing it with us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
    hugs Kate
    ps I have candy if you are interested and have not already celebrated with me :)

  5. Wow! Love your beautiful card. The printed papers and the sweet paper flower to the side …. just beautiful! Time sure does go by fast and I too have busy days ahead. I really like the glitter W. tape… My sisters said she is dying for some sun up there.

  6. What a lovely Thank You card and thanks for sharing at CRAFTY CATZ this week hope to se you back very soon.

  7. Love love this card Beth!!! I love the glitter tape and the beautiful colors. Don't change a thing, it's perfect.

  8. I saw your beautiful creation on Make It Monday and had to visit and take a closer look. Gorgeous! TFS! My entries are: #84, #129, #157, #159 and #277.
    I would love to have you visit my blog!

  9. Great job with the sketch! Love your glitter tape.


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