Good afternoon bloggers. It's teaming with snow here so I have been wrapped up indoors and have taken the opportunity to do some much neglected crafting. It has been quite some time since my last post. The reason being is that my mum has been in hospital for the past 4 and a half weeks so between visits to the hospital and work I haven't had much time to spare. I am glad to say that we were able to bring mum home on Thursday. The hospital have arrange for home help for six weeks so hopefully with a little time she should be back to her old self.

Right on to my card. Let me know what you think because my mojo has been much lacking recently

I have decided to go with this really cute Mo image called Billie with Bear which I have coloured using my trusty Copic's. Dont you think that she is just so cute?. Like a twit though I got so carried away with colouring her that I had forgotten to choose my papers and then had to go delving around my paper box to look for some that would match! I think these work ok. They are my First Edition from the Love Letters pad. I am not sure if you can see but the chocolate background paper has tiny blue polka dots, though in this photo they look more green. 

I made my base from a sheet of kraft card and then set about seeing if I could use by Cricut Expression to cut all of my layers instead of using die's. All of the scalloped circles have been cut using elegant edges and so has the scalloped boarder. The beautiful banner is a die by La la land. Unfortunately I dont own this die it was kindly sent to me as a sample from Dies to Die for and as soon as they come back into stock I will be buying one!

Challenges I would like to enter
Alphabet Challenge - C for Coverted (I need that Lala land die)

Any way that's all from me and thanks for stopping by


Vicky said…
It's beautiful the image and super layout too hun...and I hope your mum is feeling a lot better now...:o)

take care and biggest of hugs Vicky xx
Daniele said…
amazing colouring Jayne, sorry to hear that your Mum is i hospital, hopefully she will be hope real soon
hugs and best wishes
Sue - bearhouse said…
So gorgeous Jayne. I love that sweet image, your colouring is fabulous and the papers are beautiful.
Sorry to hear about your mum, I hope is better soon.
Take care
Hugs Sue xx
JayBe said…
Such a pretty card, Jayne and I agree - the little banner die is a must. Thanx for joining us at the Alphabet Challenge.
Jan (DT) xx
Wendy said…
This is gorgeous Jayne, adorable image...hope your Mum is feeling a lot better now.
Hugs Wendy xx
Tracy said…
Wishing your mom a speedy recovery Jayne. :-) Your images never disappoint Jayne. Always colored with style and beauty. Totally love the banner! Hugs!
P.S. I've clicked your Bloglovin button.
Mary J said…
Oh Jayne, that is soooo adorable, love the banner and ribbon!
Sweet card Jayne...Thanks for playing along with Brown Sugar Challenge.
Am thinking of you Jayne. Love this! Your colouring is brilliant! Judy x
Doreen said…
Gorgeous card,love the fab image and
Meihsia Liu said…
What a fabulous and fun card. Love the cute image and your great coloring. Thank you so much for sharing at Make It Monday. ^_^
Tessa en Anke said…
Great card. I love it.
hugs Anke
Franz♥ said…
What a cute card Jayne! Love the colour combo and papers very much!

Thanks for sharing your lovely creation with us at Mo's Challenge this week :)

Hugs, Franz.
debby4000 said…
Absolutely gorgeous Jayne, love the sweet image.
Sarah-Jane said…
Fab card. The banner die is in stock at Bunny Zoes.
Sarah-Jane xx
Birgit said…
No worries about colouring first as the papers work great. Wishing you and your mom well. Hope you can rest in between as it is difficult on you

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