Sunday, August 30, 2015

Back to school!






Hi everyone!

It's back to school time already here in Minnesota, and most schools open after Labor Day.  I have to confess that I miss the days of getting ready for school. I loved the clothes shopping with my kids....AND buying the school supplies! Which folder to choose? That was always a BIG decision. My daughter went for the cute puppies while my son preferred the sports ones. Those are some fun memories!

I decided to make a "back to school" card for the challenge this week at The Paper Players. Nance is hosting a Tic tac toe..my favorite!


I went diagonal, ribbon,embossing,and sequins.




Be sure to head on over to The Paper Players and join the fun!



Paper: SU white, real red, Doodle Bug back to school
Ink: Black Memento, Copics
Stamps:Westwater Enterprises
Dies: MFT Blueprints #20, pierced banners, zig Zag stitched circles
Other: SU ribbon, sequin




11 comments:

  1. Beautiful back yo school card !
    School started here a week ago !

    Ineke x

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  2. What a cute Back2School card, Laurie! Love the colors and your tic-tac-toe selections....great coloring job on the cute image too!

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  3. Love the mix of papers and composition on tour first card and the elegance of the blue and white on the second. Beautiful designs.

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  4. Perfect for a back to school card! I got to do some school supply shopping with some grandkids! It was fun!

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  5. Great card! Perfect for back to school. I love back to school shopping too...so much new paper stuff, even if it's not for paper crafting, it's still fun to get it! :)

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  6. I really like the colour combinations on this card. The apple is the perfect centre point. hugs Mrs A.

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  7. Fun back to school card, Laurie! Love the mix of patterns and the stitched apple. The days of back to school shopping are over for me too!

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  8. Laurie, I LOVE Back to School cards! This is so fun and the mix of patterns is fabulous! I miss back to school shopping! I just love the smell of crayons! XX

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  9. Such a perfect back to school card, Laurie! The mix of patterns and colors is so fun. Of course, the image is adorable, and perfectly colored! Awesome!!!

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  10. Laurie, this is a great back to school card. I love the DSP layering. Fabulous card
    hugs
    jaydee

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  11. Love your bright back to school Laurie - what a great mix of patterns and papers! I have mixed feeling about back to school time; I love having the children home to do things with, yet am relieved when they go back to school to have a tidy house once more! Mine are back next week - yay!!

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