21 March 2020

A little fun amongst the worry

Hi Everyone, I hope you are all safe and well and if you are crafting yourselves silly LOL.  I suppose I've got a little bit of panic, there is so much on the news it has, as hubby says, begun to frighten me a little and I'm not one for panic usually,  I hope you can get what you require, but stay safe whilst getting them              

 and don't forget about that metre! 

Anyhow my card today is a little "panic" and another for joy. I was only going to do one, I printed out 2 images in case something went wrong, I was pleased with the result of the first, so decided to carry on with the second to see if it would be OK, surprisingly it was, so I made a second card.

image - House Mouse digital stamp
Ranger Distress Inks
Festive Berries, Abandoned Coral, Worn Lipstick
Peeled Paint, Forest Moss, Tumbled Glass
Pumice Stone, Gathered Twigs, Vintage Photo, Weathered Wood
sentiment stamp - Bright Rosa, magazine freebie
paper - Craft Sensations
circle die - Tonic pin dot

This is my own sentiment

Then did another of this wonderful image

closeup showing gold glitter pen



Valerie-Jael said...

Gorgeous cards, love the sentiment on the first one. Stay safe, panic doesn't help, making cards and being creative does. Hugs, Valerie

Caz said...

Oh my brilliant card...Did make me laugh...But like you i dont panic or worry to much bout stuff..But all this hype on news is now getting to me..And im in the at risk bracket as got copd...But i have to go out, no one to get my shopping ..ect..But only going if need to..Thats if anything left in shops, with all the silly panic buying..
You take care..

Caz xx

cotnob said...

Super cards Faith, such a fun image and great idea for the sentiment on the first one - it's good to have some humour in these difficult times.
Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob

Mac Mable said...

Such an adorable image Faith but your first card made me laugh out loud.....Thank you x

Linby said...

I wasn't expecting that sentiment - made me lol! Glad to see you still have your wonderful sense of humour. Beautiful cards too.

Pat K said...

Just what I needed...a good laugh and you provided that this morning. Thank you Faith. Fabulous cards. Great distress ink colouring and love the gold on the berries. Beautiful cards. Take care, xx

crafty-stamper said...

Both fabulous cards and love the brilliant sentiment all this fighting over toilet rolls is just plain crazy! Hope you stay safe and well with plenty of toilet rolls lol
Carol x

Hetty said...

This is brilliant, Faith, what a great find the image and the sentiment!

cuilliesocks said...

Oh this made me laugh Faith, clever you with the sentiment. Your cards are brilliant, such cute mouses, keep yourself safe, Kate x

Mia said...

Your "panic" card made me laugh, Faith!!! What a clever sentiment!!! But the truth is that I love BOTH your beautiful cards! Hugs, my dear friend, and stay safe!

Shirley Young said...

What a lovely image Faith and the sentiment is brilliant. We certainly need something to raise our spirits these days, take care and keep safe xx

Bunny said...

Two cute House Mouse cards. The one with the toilet roll sentiment is so funny. Nicely colored on both. Thank you for joining us at House Mouse and Friends Monday challenge. {Bunny} Designer for House Mouse and Friends

Shona Erlenborn said...

The gold highlighting really make those strawberries pop! Great image and that sentiment is so cute - really from a magazine already?

Janis Lewis said...

Bahahahaha What a fun, cute card. Thank you so much for playing along in our Crafting Happiness Challenge this week. A new challenge starts on Monday. Always Anything Goes with an Optional Twist. Hope you’ll link up again!
Hugs! Janis
Crafting Happiness Challenges, Challenge Blog Owner
Pause Dream Enjoy, Personal Craft Blog

Mia said...

Hi Faith,
Coming back with my DT hat on:
Thank you so much for entering our challenge at House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.
Designer for House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge
craftartista.blogspot.com {My Blog}

brenda said...

It's a perfect card for our 'Animals' theme at Allsorts challenge, thanks so much for joining in this week.

B x

Sue said...

I love your twofer! Cards are both colored up beautifully and the first one just made me laugh, which was a good thing these days. Thanks for sharing these wonderful cards with us at the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.


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creationsnz said...

What a fun card to lighten these extreme times. Fabulous make and so glad you shared it with us. Thanks for playing along with us at House Mouse and Friends, CarolG

Rosemary said...

Both cards are super sweet, but that first one is super funny, too!

Lorraine A said...

HAHAHA!!! Oh my goodness how fab is this!! I just love the toilet roll sentiment hahaha, what a fabulous sense of humour you have!! :-D both cards are just gorgeous!! :-)

Stay home and stay safe!! and yes, keep the tape measure handy ;-)

Thanks for joining us on the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge
Lols x x x

Carol L said...

A sign of the times with toilet paper rolls! Great punny sentiment and such a sweet pair of cards too! Love them both!

Tracy said...

I love your choice of image ,beautiful details, and the designs too, thanks for joining Allsorts challenge, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Nancy said...

That's sentiment is just too funny! haha Well done! It's perfect with the image. Those mice are just too cute...I don't think I've ever said that about mice before! lol :o)

Mervi said...

Beautiful and lovely card! What a sentiment, aww.
Thank you for sharing at Allsorts;-))m

KarinsArtScrap said...

fabulous card and fantastic text Faith
Thank you for playing with us at House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.
Goodluck and hope we see you again.

Gr Karin DT Member

Kate said...

Wahhhh! This is just the perfect combination of sweet and funny!! I love your card!! Brilliant!!

Greta said...

Oh you're funny! Love your use of the gold glitter pen! I'm fighting some panic, too, but then I remember how much better off we are than so many others. Crafting helps, too--haha!

Linby said...

did you see you won at Allsorts? - prize to claim!

Darnell said...

You're a hoot, Faith! Your coloring is spectacular, but that sediment steals the show today! Cheers to being of good humor in these scary times! Take care and be safe!! 😷 Hugs, Darnell

Dorte said...

Lovely cards both of them, your homemade sentiment really made me laugh. Thanks for sharing your card with us at the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.
Dorte x