Saturday, 26 December 2015

Pony and Art

Hello.  Welcome.  I needed a quick card just to say thank you.  There's actually probably a big demand for these at this time of year.  Or don't people send thank you cards now??  Just a quick email, or tweet, or some other electrronic expression of gratitude.  Call me old fashioned, I am a committed snail mail fan.  



I artistically painted my background to create the appearance of the suns rays.  You think??  OK, I admit it.  It's a piece of packing that got a little bit ripped when I removed the sticky stuff and I painted with yellow acrylic.  It seemed perfect as a sunset scene for my die cut Cheery Lynn Fence Rider.  The thanks was stamped using Rubber Dance Alphabet Uno stamps.  I was going to leave the edge of the panel clean, but it wasn't coming together so I got smudgy with the black archival.  It just softens it all up I think.  

If you are shopping for stamps check out Rubber Dance Stamps.  You can get 15% off if you use my code gail2015 before the end of the year.  

If you are a snail mail fan you might like to consider joining the Card Chain Challenge.   Make a card, send a card, get a card.  Everyone's a winner.  Sign ups for January HERE
See the November Reveal (all cards exchanged in November 2015) HERE

I'll leave you with this picture I just snapped of the full moon rising over the mountains, on a frosty Norwegian night.  Probably should have photoshopped the street lamp LOL


Thanks for dropping by.  Hugz

Joining the fun at
Cheery Lynn Designs Challenge 216 - Thank You Theme 
Country View Challenge 34 - Create a Scene 
Kreativ Scrapping Utfordring 12 - Alt Er Lov
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Allsorts Challenge Weeks 342/343 - Anything But Christmas 

9 comments:

  1. Great card and I love the background that you made! Thanks so much for participating in the Cheery Lynn Designs Challenge this week and good luck.

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  2. Lovely card! Love how you made the background! I think it's very nice to send (and receive) thank you cards in the mail.
    Thank you for using my alphabet stamp to spell out "thanks"!
    ♥♥♥

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  3. Love the yellow on this!
    Thanks for joining us at Kreativ Scrapping:-)
    Best wishes from DT Sigrid

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  4. Scraps are just the best backgrounds :) Lovely happy card (yellow is my favourite), I'm sure snail mail is always more appreciated than a tweet!

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  5. BEAUTIFUL card with a STUNNING background...❤❤❤ thank you so much for taking the time to take part in our challenge at the Cheery Lynn Designs blog hugs xxx

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  6. I love this Gail, it's such a striking card and the background is fab! Thanks so much for joining in with us at Country View Crafts, and have a very Happy New Year. Sue x

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  7. Wonderful card, thanks for joining us at Allsorts, xxxx

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  8. Great card, colours and design Gail.

    Many thanks for joining us at Allsorts challenge, Happy New Year and look forward to seeing you again in 2016.

    B x

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  9. Wonderful project, thank you for sharing with us at Allsorts and good luck in the challenge!

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