Thursday, 2 April 2015

Bella and her bunch of balloons


Hello crafters, what a blooming yukky day it's been in Dorset, cold, drizzly and downright depressing BUT (every cloud and all that!!) it did mean a little crafty time after the weekly shop and this is the result.


Bella and her  Bunch of balloons



She is coloured with Promarkers and the matching papers and Sprinkles are Doodlebug.
The sentiment was one from a brilliant set that was a Christmas present from a 
special blogging bud :0)


I couldn't get a decent picture and had to resort to getting on all fours on the mat by the french windows which prompted " Mum...what the hell are your doing?" oh, the things we do for our craft!! 
Anyway if you click on the picture you may just about see the wink of stella on the balloons. The ribbon came from Crafty Ribbons in one of their fab Jam Pot coloured packs.
I am off to make some Easter Biscuits and to try a Maple Carrot Cake recipe that I found here, I'll let you know how it turns out. 

Before I do I am linking up at these challenges

Through the Purple Haze - Anything Goes
Craft Your Passion #255 - Anything Goes
Penny's Papercrafty Challenge  #221 - Anything Goes

Have a good evening xx

43 comments:

  1. Love the fab image,just gorgeous.xxx

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  2. Hahaha..I can just see you on the floor Sarah..the things we do..gorgeous card and love the little elephant and his balloons,what a little cutie.

    luv CHRISSYxx

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  3. Such a lovely bright and cheerful card Sarah, an adorable image and pretty papers.
    Pauline
    x

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  4. Aw so cute.
    Looks like we had the best of the weather here today, hazy sun and v little rain, yipee. Those little lams could sure use some sun o their backs.
    The cake sounds yummy. :)

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  5. Beautiful card Sarah. Love the image and beautiful colour combo. Sue x

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  6. Gorgeous card Sarah, love the sweet image.
    We have had a glorious day here with sunshine all day - lots of washing dried and even sat out in my t shirt with the grandchildren this aft. Sending you sunshine :) x Susan x

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  7. Such a cutie Sarah. Love those balloons.
    Laine
    xx

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  8. Oooo so cute & adorable - so glad I came to Yorkshire then, as it's been lovely & sunny here, luv Sam x

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  9. This is gorgeous Sarah, such a sweet image and I love the colours.
    Sue xx

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  10. Cute card and love the sweet Ellie. Have a lovely Easter. Hugs, Carol S.xx

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  11. A fabulous card Sarah, and such a cute little ellie.
    Lorraine x

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  12. Oh Sara, that little tiny elephant is so cute with his biiiiiig bunch of balloons.
    Lovely card. Hugs, Veerle x

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  13. Love the shape of this sweet card, and the tiny Ellie is just adorable with her sparkly balloons (the WoS did show nicely too). I like the way you've done the focal image and all that lovely paper too. Wish I could share some of our gorgeous sunshine with you. I just watched Ep 3 of Arthur & George on Youtube - I liked MC's Scots accents, altho I've read that some viewers were critical of it. Can't wait until the dvds are available, as our PBS stations will be slow to air it. Excited to read the new season of Doc has started, and I'm reading some good DM fan fiction stories. Being such an addict, I have to have a daily share of the Doc! Happy Easter, and your cake sounds yummy, yummy. TFS the link to the recipe. Big Hugs & TFS

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  14. Gorgeous card Sarah but I now have visions of you crawling around the floor LOL have a lovely Easter weekend huggles Sue xx

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  15. A real cute card Sarah, love the sweet image and wonderful design.
    Have a great weekend
    Patricia x

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  16. Super card Sarah, love your sweet image and gorgeous design, finished perfectly with those little dots! Photography can be tricky in Winter light but I'm glad you got it sorted, kids don't understand do they! Have a happy chocolatey Easter, Jx

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  17. This is so beautiful, I love the cute image and those fab bright colours!
    Rebecca.
    x

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  18. Lovely project and your colours are beautiful.xx{aNNie My Personal Blog}

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  19. Lovely sweet card, have a great Easter cheers Sue N x

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  20. Oh so adorable and I love those papers. Thanks for stopping by today and leaving such a lovely comment. I hope you do get chance to play with W&P 10 - it's fabulous! Happy Easter!

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  21. That's just the cutest image ever Sarah and your papers are really lovely and cheerful - gorgeous card - gloomy yucky day here today - Michelle x

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  22. Just gorgeous love the stamp and that easel shape Happy easter love and hugs Carole x

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  23. So sweet Sarah! Love the fun papers and your elephant is just adorable! hugs :)

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  24. Love that image!! Such a gorgeous bright fun card!!
    Lucy x

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  25. Beautiful, Sarah and soooo cute! This certainly brightened my day! I have to say that I have never resorted to 'kissing the carpet' to get a decent shot...I'd never get up again!!!
    Have a lovely Easter my friend! xxx

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  26. Bella is lovely Sarah, and do I spy an Onion used for the sentiment!!! It is a lovely card honey. Happy Easter.
    Hugs
    Annette
    xx

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  27. Beautiful creation-love the springtime easel card! thanks for playing with us at Through the Purple Haze!
    Carolyn, DT

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  28. Gorgeous card Sarah....Love the sweet image and pretty papers....
    Happy Easter to you and your family....Joolsx

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  29. Cute card hunny look forward to seeing you Chicks.. :)

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  30. Sarah, I love this card, absolutely perfect colours and colouring...maple carrot cake well earned...sounds lovely! Happy Easter
    Sue
    tanglemousecards.blogspot.co.uk

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  31. AWE!! Such a precious image!! What a lovely design too with the colors and papers!! :) Have a lovely Easter weekend!!

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  32. Oh this looks ever so sweet! Wishing you happy Easter! hugs! Mojca

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  33. What a sweet little card and such pretty colours. Thanks for sharing it with us at TTPH this time.
    hugs
    Dawn TTPH DT xxx

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  34. Super sweet card Sarah - fabulous cheerful colours.
    Have a wonderful Easter.
    Debs xx

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  35. Sweet card and such pretty colors! Thank you for joining us at Craft Your Passion challenges this week.

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  36. so gorgeous sarah.i love sweet bella and your colouring and papers are beautiful :D

    xx coops xx

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  37. This is lovely, thank you for sharing with us at Penny's. And good luck.

    Caz PPC DT xx

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  38. Beautiful card, love colours combo !!! Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion Challenge!!! I hope you get to join us again for our next challenge. Agnieszka DT

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  39. Such a cute image, Sarah and a great card.

    Thanks for joining us at Penny's.

    Helen x

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  40. lovely card.
    Thanks for joining in the fun at TTPHC.
    hugs
    Jo dt x

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  41. Gorgeous card Sarah! The image is adorable and I love the colours you've used.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge for our special 6th Birthday Challenge
    hugs
    Mandy xx

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  42. Gorgeous Card, Love the colours and LO. Thanks for joining us at CFAS Hugs Tina x

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