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Friday, 24 July 2009

Sunny.... Saturday???

Hi Bloggettes!

Sunny Saturday? Well obviously I don't know if it is or not yet... fingers crossed though. I'm getting a bit peeved with the distinct lack of summer!

So I thought I'd treat you with a few gratuitous parrot pics!

I'd popped to the supermarket for one or two things. My 'able assistant' Tinker immediately came to my assistance!

'Right I'll just check this one for you Mum. Hmm reckon I'll have to get in the bag perhaps'



'Hang on I'll just get hold of the bag and pull it over instead. Crikey she works us little parrots hard'


'Oh its bread my favourite! Harry! come and give me a hand!'


'Oh I can't I'm busy'


Poor Tinker! She was trying so hard to get the bread out while Harry busied herself. Making herself beautiful that is! When a gal's gotta preen a gal's gotta preen! So preen she did. Once Tinker had got to the bread Harry went to help her then! I had to go and take the bread off them or else it would be destroyed!

So onto a bit of crafty stuff (yes I must, I know the parrots pics are better!)

I made this one using some of my new Magnolia stamps. I really like this background one. I stamped Tilda and masked her and then did the background. Coloured with distress inks and H2O's. A touch of paper from my stash, butterfly punch outs, butterfly charm, punched flowers and Autumn Leaves 'Ticketed' stamps.

I think she's worked out quite pretty - I was going to put some ribbon on but stuck it down before I did ~blushes~ So no ribbon in the end!



Hope you have a lovely weekend and that we please see some sunshine!

8 comments:

Sue said...

ooo shoppinmg assistant wonder if I can teach the chooks??

Net love the cards - brill

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Net,l love the image a colours.
So gorgeous papers.

What a gorgeous photo,s.
Hugs Riet.x

Enfys said...

Lovely card net, and the parrot pics are adorable...
Have a sunny weekend, it's bloody freezing here...
love
En x

SueF said...

Thanks Net, you seem to have sent the sunshine down here today ;-)

Lovely card - must get my h20s out more often!

Sue

Carol Ann said...

Great pictures of the parrots .... oh and the card fab too x

Kim Piggott said...

Love your assisted unpacking!
Your card is so gorgeous!
Such a sweet image and your design is wonderful!
hugs
kim

Traceyr said...

Oh great masking there Net I thought it was all one stamp. Clever girl.

:)

cats whiskers said...

Wow I love this card dear what a fabulous colour combo and the colouring is just perfect, thanks for sharing those hiklarious photos with us has really cheered up my morning

Hugs Jacqui x