Sunday, 19 May 2013

Lazy "Sunday"

Today was a lazy day at the Guild Hall. All was quiet in the realm, and there were no quests pending. As such, I took this time to retreat to the crafting chambers and create a card for one of the mechanics at the Wagon & Carriage Repair Stall, whose nameday I had somehow missed. 

This card I started by creating the background using some white paper from my scrap bin and green and blue Dylusions spray inks in conjunction with a stencil. I set that aside to dry while I stamped The Greeting Farm’s “Sunday” and coloured him with Prismacolors. I used a scrap of paper I had left from when I made these recipe books as an accent. The sentiment I stamped using the Dylusions “Say What You Mean” set. After distressing the edges of the paper, I added some thread and “screw” brads to finish off the front. 

On the inside I used another little scrap of that patterned paper, earning me +593 waste-not-want-not exp points. The sentiment was stamped using the My Pink Stamper “Birthday Crazy” set. 

I stamped the envelope using the Jenni Bowlin “Harlequin” stamp to make it match the pattern on the card.

This checkered card will be entered into the following challenges:

I enjoy lazy days, however it always seems that with one lazy day you must pay for it with a hectic day following. I’m already tallying the chores and tasks that must be completed tomorrow and am dreading much for my relaxing Sunday.

~ Guild Master Crystal ~


Dewi Lestari said...

Great male card! Thanks for joining at Creative Craft Challenges: Just Checking

Sandra said...

What a wonderful card. The sentiment is so true! Thank you so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp and Show. Hugs, Sandra

Leanne said...

Nicely done, thanks for playing our Birthday Challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks!

Jessi Fogan said...

Ha! I love that sentiment :) So glad you could come play again with our scrap challenge at SOS!

Tamie said...

Your sentiment is so cute. I love the layout and colors on your wonderful creation. Thank you so much for sharing it with us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

snappy scrappy said...

Fab design...great colouring!!...thanks for playing along with us at Paper Playtime!! Lee-Ann :)

Amanda said...

Great card! Love the paper

Ty for sharing with us @ Simply Create Too


Carla said...

Hah- I just got that sentiment stamp the other day in a set....can't wait to use it myself- great card with a perfect combo of image and sentiment! Thanks for joining us at Corrosive Challenges!

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