Sunday, 26 April 2009

Anything goes.......

.....for this week over at Penny Black Saturday Challenge. I wanted to be so creative this week and have a cute project in mind, rather than always making a card! but i have developed conjunctivitis!!............... My eyes felt a bit sore yesterday morning, but as i had planned to go to the papercraft show i just kind of ignored it! I have some Brolene drops now, so hopefully they will improve rather quickly, but my special project will have to wait a bit longer :)

So.......................another card!
Always love the PB hedgies, but i think this maybe the best i've ever coloured them!! This little scene however would never happen in reality...........Hedgehogs are not very lovey-dovey! and their romantic liasons consist of a rather noisy very quick mating and that's it!!..........Glad i'm not a Hedgehog aren't you?

Image.... PB 'You're a Treasure'
Inks.... Versafine to stamp, Adirondack & Distress to colour
Papers.... Basic Grey 'Porcelain' 6 x 6
Punch.... Fiskars 'Threading Water'
Flowers.... Artoz
Gems.... Papermania
Cuttlebug....swiss dots
cardstock and velvet paper from stash
sentiment is a rub-on from The Scrapbook House.com

For those of you that loved the story of our 'real' Hedgehogs last year...............you will be very pleased to know as we are, that 'Little Hoppy' is back!!!!!!
She has been visiting every night now for about two weeks and polishes off her plate of cat food in no time at all!
We are chuffed to bits that she has survived the winter and the events of last year's delivery of her babies in our Tortoise house!!

It's lovely and sunny here in Bedford, i hope the sun is shining on you today......see you tomorrow ;-]

Hugs
Carol x

update.....my eyes are so much better already! that Brolene stuff is very good it stings a little bit but has made a tremendous difference to how they feel...........thank you so much for all your well wishes......and Wendy i didn't see any dolls at the show!! Ha good job really......

17 comments:

  1. oh this is so cute...and yes I love your colouring of the hedgies and all that scrummy pinkness....oh I can't wait to see if you have more hedgie babes this year....hope the eyes get better soon.
    Hugs Kath xxxxx

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  2. oh wow what a gorgeous card carol, the hedgies are coloured beautifully, I love it :o)

    hope your eyes feel better soon hun

    lotsalove

    Amanda xxx

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  3. Sweet card!

    Greetings,
    Saskia

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  4. Oh,this card is so sweet.

    Hugs from germany
    Sonja

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  5. Fab card honey even though your eyes are sore your colouring is superb... hope they feel better soon & oh great to hear an update on your little hedgies...

    Hugs
    Lorraine xxx

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  6. Hi Carol - love your card.

    Those colours and gorgeous hedgies are just superb. I love colouring them.

    I hope your eyes get better soon.

    Love Jules xx

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  7. Such a beautiful card Carol.love these little hedgies and your wonderful colouring. Great punching and bugging too. Hope your eyes get better real soon and Little Hoppy continues to visit.
    Nicola -x-

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  8. Colouring like that whilst having an eye infection? Jeeez, I want it too, is it contagious? ;)

    And I understand the hedgehogs totally, who wants to hang around to cuddle a bunch of needles?

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  9. Oh this is grogeous Carol and your coluuring is fabulous on these cute hedgies ~ love the pretty papers and colours.
    Hope your feeling better.
    Thanks for joining in the fun at PBSC
    Hugs
    Tracie :)x

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  10. what a gorgeous card again Carol, and lovely colouring. I love the PB hedgies.

    I am really hoping all being well i will be at club on Tuesday...(not going to tell anyone though as somethings bound to turn up and spoil it...lol)..Cya then x x x

    Ps...did you get one of them dollies yesterday??..;-)

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  11. love the card and the colouring
    Glad your hedgy has returned and hope your eyes get better soon
    Allisonx

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  12. wow carol ~ gorgeous card!
    i wuv those hedgies..and your coloring is fabulously scrumptious..as are the colors

    hugz
    melody

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  13. Beautiful card Carol, sweet image and fabulous papers
    love tasha xx

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  14. I'm glad you are doing better. :-) Your card is just adorable!!!

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  15. You did do a great job colouring. Hope your eyes get better

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  16. Boahh - great card! I love the layout!
    Hugs, Alex

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Thanks for your visit today :) I appreciate your time and your comments and i'd love to come over and visit you too! ;-D
Hugs
Carol x