Thursday, 3 June 2010

Simons Says - it's Father's Day

Simon Says it's Father's Day on the 20th June - we've already had it here a couple of week's ago - I think it was a Thursday - Ascension Day. I get confused by the holidays here (doesn't take much!!!) they come on any old day, I think we've had them on Saturday, Thursday and Monday in the last few weeks, consequently I never know what day it is.

Anyway - enough of the waffling- I've done a little box, tutorial HERE on the Scorpal site. The papers are Basic Grey's Origins, the little Hanglar boy is coloured in distress inks, cut out and mounted onto an oval cut with Spellbinders nesties, as is the sentiment and the corners with an EK Success punch. I roughly followed a sketch over at Stampartic, the sentiment is LOTV and the ribbon from my stash.

This is the side of the box - don't know why I wrote that - I'm sure you'd worked that one out for yourselves - derrrrrrrrrr!!!

I decorate the back of the box with the same paper, added a couple of flourishes (couldn't resist) and fastened it with  a ribbon and a Tim Holtz hitch fastener.
 Now I'm going to take the first photograph again, it is so blurry - or could it be my eyes? They cut the grass outside this morning so I'm now streaming with red and puffy eyes - but I shall rephotograph it anyway.



Paula said...

This is just lovely - the greens are so subtle & all the detail is a joy.
Paula (PEP)

Paula said...

Hello Heather!
Beautiful card. Love your black cat!
Enjoy your day.
Hugs and kisses Paula

Moni said...

Hi my dear friend, love your creation as always! Image is gorgeous, fab coloured and love all details! Hugs;moni

Frarin said...

This is sooo Cute !

Mª Engracia said...

Lovely!! I like very much!!

Cheryl said...

oh really love this hun and that image is just so cute,hugs cheryl xxx

debby4000 said...

Oh what a fabulous box Heather, love the sweet image and the fabby papers.

Georgia said...

Wow Heather, what a gorgeous box, I absolutely love it! I really like the colours and papers you've used together and the image is so cute! :) Love, Georgia xx

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card :-) I love this image and the papers and layout are perfect :-)

thanks for joining the Simon Says Stamp Challenge :-)
Lols x x x

Wilma said...

I understand about your confusion Heather - after talking to you i usually feel the same way!!! However it obviously doesnt interfere with your work as this is gorgeous and so very cute too -just love it! :) xx

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