Monday, November 21, 2011

May Peace, Joy & Love Be Yours

Happy Monday!  It's a short work week here...so it's really Wednesday in my book!  My new Verve arrived so fast last week. I won the whole release on Monday and it arrived on Wednesday.  Talk about customer service. I love Verve!  Their shipping is unbelievably fast.   So, of course, I couldn't wait to ink up my new stamps!  I decided to try and get all of the Viva la Verve Sketch Challenges done for this month...so here is #3.  I'm also entering this in along with the Buttons Galore & More Challenge.  Always can use a few buttons to spruce up your cards!
And before I sign off today, I wanted to share one more picture from Jonathon's birthday dinner last night.  I love both Jonathon and Marcel's expressions in this picture!  We had to keep Marcel from dipping his fingers in the icing early!


14 comments:

  1. LOL! Marcel really does look like a little imp! :)
    Love your card's monochromatic goodness and that tiny twine bow nestled on top of the red one.

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  2. Happy Birthday to Jonathon! Lovely card as well. Great job with this sketch.

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  3. Wow, what a stunningly beautiful card. Love the monochromatic feel and that bow is oh so yummy.

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  4. Love the richness of all the reds and the mix of all the different papers-gorgeous.
    Happy Birthday to Jonathon-did Mum make the cake???

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  5. Happy B'day to Jonathon! That picture of your two boys just makes me smile :) Great card, too!

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  6. Lynn, this is BREATH TAKING! WOW! So rich and elegant! LOVE!
    Love the picture of Marcel! I love the icing too :)

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  7. Ahhh.. i love verve artwork too. Beautiful work as always. I miss catching up with everyone! I'm back to full time stamping, so I'll be around for sure! (((rubbah hugs))) and have a wonderful holiday surrounded by all those you love!

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  8. What a stunning card! Oh my!
    And your boys, that just makes me giggle out loud to think of what they are both saying/thinking.

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  9. oh, my that cake looks yummy!! Who was saying what for the boys to look like that? I know that island...a great place to stand around and make a toast with wine ;) And there you go again, inking up new stamps so quickly :) I love it! I'm thinking this is for me 'cause it has buttons and bling and a fabulous ribbon...for the 13th day of Maureen's Christmas cards ;)

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  10. This is beautiful! LOVE all those amazing layers, and the color is completely FABULOUS! Happy birthday, Jonathon!

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  11. Very festive and elegant card.
    Oh the Birthday Boy and his brother are just too cute. What great expressions.

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  12. such a pretty take on that sketch - I really love what you've done here. your kids are adorable!!!

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  13. LYNN! Omg! Happy BIRTHDAY to that sweet and adorable boy of yours! - SUCH a cutie! AND, how stunning is THIS card, with the MOST lovely application of buttons to seal the deal! THANK you, so VERY much, for sharing your breath taking talent with Buttons Galore & More! YOU are a SO full of delightful talent! THANKS, again!

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  14. Wow! This card really pops out at you! Such amazing, bold colors and great layering!

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