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Friday, January 07, 2011

1970's Retro for Mo's Challenge

Hi there I have been so quiet this year sorry to be so quiet. Since I have hurt my back I have lost a bit of my mojo for card crafting. I have knitted two scarfs though and started some booties for two newborns. The first time I have followed a pattern. I find that really hard following patterns, instructions and rules.  I am a bit of  a throw it all together and see what happens chick.
I have been catching up with the cleaning that got neglected too. I invested in a Little Yello Steam cleaner and it is now my bestest friend. We spend  at least 45 minutes together a day but boy has the Housework become so much more fun xxx
I am entering this card into the fantabulous Mo's Digital Pencil Challenge. I love this challenge as I get to colour amazing images. This week their theme is "Going Retro". My partner and I often wish we were the age we are now in our favourite era the 1970's. I love glamrock, ABBA, hippies, peace, love, bra burning and political incorrectness!
So this is a little card reflecting the patterns of the 1970's. I am loving this colour combo at the moment too so sorry to be repetitive.
The image is Pug Love I love this image oh I love all Mo's images. I wanted to use Wonderful Day her latest release but of course I have run out of printer ink so couldn't print her even thought I have purchased her. I coloured with promarkers and copics. The papers are DCWV and the ribbon from a grab pack at The Ribbon Girl.



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Thanks for stopping by today I really appreciate your time and comments. I hope you are inspired too. Hugs Pascale

11 comments:

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Pascale,
What a charming card. I love the colour combo and the dog is so sweet. Beautifully crafted.
Hugs,
Fiona x

angelwhispers said...

Love the image and the card is lovely!!

Sounds like you are having far too much fun with the cleaning Pascale!! Just step away from the steamer it's keeping you from your crafting!!!

Have a great weekend, hope the backs better Chanelle xx

joey said...

Hiya Hun

glad your back is doing ok, I have a steamer great invention eh! lol. Thankyou and Georgie so much for Syds card and stamps she was so chuffed!!! that was so thought ful :O)

This card is gorgeous hun, love the layout with those dp's

Joey xxx

Dorcas said...

Lovely card, PAscale! Thanks so much for joining us at Mo's this week!

paola said...

Stunning little ensemble, great color choice, thanks for joining us at Mo's
smiles
Paola

Pat said...

Hi Pascale...what a cute little valentine!! Love your DPs and...they are the perfect way to showcase this adorable little puppy! Sooooo cute! Love your soft colors...also love the pics in your sidebar of your beautiful "babies"...they're precious!! Hugs...Pat Frank

Teri said...

Housework and fun?? Those words don't go together in my house! LOL
Hope your mojo comes back real sson hun. (Yeay to ABBA and Political In-correctness!!)

Elaine L. said...

Wonderful card! It actually covers two eras, because pink and gray was THE color combination in the early 50's. I remember my teenage brother wearing a pink and gray argyle sweater. Glad you joined us Mo's Challenge.

Elaine L. said...

Wonderful card! It actually covers two eras....pink and gray was THE color combo in the early 50's. I remember my teenage brother wearing a pink and gray argyle sweater. Glad you joined us in Mo's Challenge.

Vicky said...

Hi hunni hope your back is better this is absolutely adorable how can you be cleaning when you could be making more cards like this one.....its gorgeous!!

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

Dawn B. said...

Hope your back is feeling better soon.. This card is precious.. LOVE the colors you chose. Thanks so much for joining us at Mo's this week.