Friday, May 7, 2010

Poppy Friday!

Hello and thanks for popping in! After a couple of recent trips to Buffalo Stamps and Stuff I fell in love with these little Poppy Stamps! I got a couple, but then had to order to doggy online. I used copics to color my little duo here and used some great Cosmo Cricket paper from Garden Variety and some October Afternoon from Fly a Kite. I stitched like crazy in red thread and used my typical bow and button to finish it off. Just a fun card, IMO!
We have had some gorgeous spring weather here in Western New York for the last couple of weeks. The sky is clear and blue and the air is so clean. Green is emerging everywhere you look. Wonderful spring shades of green! I would give anything to sit and drink my coffee on the back deck instead of going to work! Here is what I see from my deck-one of my gardens.
We have some funky grass out back that is still brown, but once it's green it stays green into November no matter if we have a lack of rain in the summer.
Well, thanks for visiting me and our backyard today! I appreciate it so much! Will get back to our beloved Tildas this weekend!
Have a great day! Cheryl
I used E30, E31 and E25 for the dog
R24, 29 and 59 for the reds
BG11, BG13 and BG18 for the blue
E000, E11 and R20 for the skin.


Country Mouse said...

Those little poppy images are adorable! And your backyard is gorgeous!! :) thanks for sharing!

Justine said...

I want to come sit in that garden. The card is adorable

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Cheryl,i love your image and the papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Tracy said...

very cute card! That garden is gorgeous! I need you to come do some magic around our house!

Nancy Parker said...

Hi Cheryl, Really cute card. Love those stamps. What a beautiful garden you have. Isn't spring wonderful! Have a super weekend, (ours is supposed to be wet & a bit cooler). Nancy

Anonymous said...

Hi Cheryl, love the background papers, and little images, great coloring. Nice picture of your garden. Hope you get to enjoy a weekend morn there. Blessings to you, Rea P.S. I have been visiting Tracys blog per your recommendation, she does really cute work.

Lisa Kind said...

Oh you got to do the poppy! I still have her sitting on my desk. Maybe tonight she'll get inky! Love the dog...that was a fast purchase! LOL!!! Your garden looks awesome! I'll have to see it in person this summer for certain!

diane (cookiestamper) said...

Love your backyard! And I am wishing I hadn't passed up those stamps when I was there. lol. very cute!

Liz said...

So cute, so talented.......your Tildas are very sweet ! Now, where do I find a Poppy stamp ?

PJ said...

One should be so lucky to look out at such a beautiful garden. I would have a hard time going to work also. I am sure your garden must keep you busy for many hours. Not to say you don't spend enough time on your cards. This Poppy card is very cute. Where do you find the time in addition to working?

Renkata said...

Wow I love your garden, so pretty!


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