Thursday, June 11, 2009

Do not put off till TOMORROW...

Hello, are you children out of school? The long summer months are starting hahaha.. i will miss my peaceful crafting mornings lol.
My card for today is made for the Challenge on Cute Card Thursday. Which is this week to add a quotation to your card or project.
Stamps: Alota "Bug Frame" , Sentiment: Stampin up
Papers/CS: Basic Grey "Wisteria", Stampin up: Orchid Opulence, River Rock, Lovely Lilac (?)
Embellishments: Smooch paint in pumpkin for bugs, Pearl stickers by Martha Stewart, Fiskars Daisy border punch, Ribbons Michales and stash, Prima Marketing flower and Making Memories brad

61 comments:

stampingheaven said...

Stunning card Claudia, love these little bees coloured beautifully. The papers you have chosen are gorgeous and the sentiment is fantastic. Have a super day.

Jeanette said...

This is gorgeous Claudia! I love the quote and your wonderul coloring! I have a few more days left until the older two are "free" from school! I know exactly how you feel!
Hugs Jeanette

Jacque said...

Just precious Claudia...Put on your running shoes to keep up with Niklas and Lucas...lol...CONGRATULATIONS also for being named over on Inspiration Blog...you are the most deserving person I know...Hugs..Jacque

Moni said...

OMG this is so fab card, love the image and you coloured it fantastic. Love the lavanda colour or it is purple? Great layout and love the fab papers! Hugs, moni

Tara said...

Wowzers, this is amazing Claudia - your image is so beautiful and is such a centrepiece!
Our kids have another five weeks to go in England, so a little bit more piece yet, hee hee! xx

Annita said...

fantastic card I love that saying! adorable stamp and as always stunning coloration.
we have another 3 weeks before school is out in Denmark. And kids go back already Mid August !
hugs Annita

COCO said...

wo very nice card and fab stamps and coloration !!!!
hugs COCO

Nixe07 said...

OMG liebe Claudia, die Karte ist absolut großartig und super süß, schwärm! Ganz toll wie du die Kleinen coloriert hast und das Papier finde ich auch total klasse.
Knuddels
Moni

Elaine Stark said...

Fab card, Love those little bugs. Elaine

Sally Cicada's Designs said...

Love this card--the bug border stamp is really cute! Your colouring, papers and LO look awesome too!
8 days left until school is finished & looking soooooo forward to a change of pace!
Have a great day!!
Sarah

Michele Spera said...

Hi Claudia
Oh the colors, the DP perfect combo with the coloring and love the stitchin on this and the border punch!!
really nice my friend
XMicheleX

Wendalyn said...

Your card is absolutely gorgeous. I just love the little bees. the colors all go good with each other too... very nice.

Cheryl Joshua said...

Oh wow,this is so cute and beautifully coloured!!! Really love that image!
Hugs xx

Tammy said...

Claudia, this is so adorable!! I love your busy bees!! Your coloring is fantastic!

stardustgemsandribbon said...

What a darling card Claudia, the bugs are so sweet, love the frame style and the quote.
Beautiful colouring....sorry, I know I say it every time!
Hugs
Carole x

Naoual said...

This is stunning as always, love your colouring and the image you used is adorable! Love the pearls and the brad, gorgeous!!

xx Naoual

Katy said...

Gorgeous card Claudia the sentiment is beautiful

xx

dolcreations said...

Good Morning Claudia...I love this card. I love this line of stamps as well. As always you inspire me so much. The funny thing is with out having gone to your blog this morning I posted my card for today and its the same paper we have used on our cards. I love this paper! Great job....
Christine

Elaine said...

Stunning, Claudia! I love the image, and the quotation, and the papers you have used are fab. Love it, love it, love it! x

Nicki said...

This is really CUTE! so sweet, lovely little images
Nicki
x

Jette said...

Oh, wie liebe ich diese kleinen Bienchen. Ich finde die so süß und Deine Karte ist wieder so wunderschön geworden - einfach einzigartig!!!

Liebe Grüße
Jutta

Angie said...

Beautiful card,
Hugs
Angie

Christina C. said...

Jutta hat es ganz genau gesagt. . . deine Karten sind ALLE EINZIGARTIG!!!! Hugs, Crissy

Moni said...

Hallo Claudia!

Du schaffst mich :o)

Das ist ein absoluter Traum von einer Karte - schwärm !!!

Diese Farben und die Zusammenstellung!!!!!!

Ich sag ja, das halte ich nicht mehr lange durch mit Dir :o)

Liebe Grüße
Moni

Michele said...

Gorgeous card Claudia. Love the cute images. Hugs Michele x

daisy said...

this lokks so lovely, like a post card almoste!

hugs
daisy

Sue said...

What a fab fun card Claudia, these little busy bees look happy, coloured so beautifully it looks real! Sue xx

Debby said...

great quote and fabulous card.Love how you displayed the card too.
hugs,
Debby

Nancy said...

Love your card Claudia. The little bees are just so cute. Super cute card!
Hugs,
Nancy

Mandy - Crafty Angel said...

they are the cutest little bees! another fabby card!

hugs mandyxx

stampinfrog said...

Sooooooo CUTE! I love the bee frame and your coloring is just Fantastic!
Hugs,Connie

Kelly Schelske said...

Gorgeous Claudia!!

Kirsten is done on the 17th!!
Hugs, Kelly

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Claudia,l love the image and colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.x

bribrie51 said...

De nouveau une carte rigolote ! J'aime beaucoup ces tampons. Bravoooo

Kim Piggott said...

Wow Claudia this is just sensational!
Such a sweet image and so beautifully coloured!
Love your fabulous paper and brilliant design!
hugs
kim x

nessy said...

delightful and just gorgeous!! ~how special is this?? love it!!
vanessa xx

Barb Hardeman said...

Oh, Claudia! What an amazing card. It is more than just cute, it's awesome. Your coloring is so beautiful and I love the stitching around the edges. What a very sweet stamp...amazing work...

megastamper said...

oh claudi, die karte ist ja so was von süss und zauberhaft. das layout ist wieder so einfach, aber total wirkungsvoll. die farben sind super leuchtend und deine coloration ist wieder echt genial. das papier ist so edel. ich bin schwer begeistert.
ganz liebe grüsse, bea

Rosette said...

OOh Claudia! These are the sweetest bugs ever!! :) I love this image, and even the quote! Obviously, with your colouring you make it top of the pops!! :)

Nicoline said...

Oh Wow! how cute is this!!!!
Just love it!!!

Hugs,
Nicoline

Heidi said...

yeah yea- they are home alrighty! They want this and they want that!
Your card is beautiful!

Tab said...

Gorgeous card hun, love the image and the sentiment is fab! Stunning colours too!
Hugs Tab xxx

Alice said...

adorable card!
Alice

Merry said...

So beautiful...love those bees and the papers you have used.

Ruth said...

Hi Claudia, this is a very unua=sual image and you have used it beautifully! Ruth x

Danielle said...

What a fabulous card Claudia - this Alota image is gorgeous and your colouring is just fab! Love the colours you chose and those Wisteria papers! Love the verse - great challenge choice from CCT - I've seen such wonderful sentiments/verses being used!
Hugs, Danielle

cabio's craft corner said...

This is a perfect stamp to frame around your quote for this challenge. Pretty coloring as alwyas!
Hugs,
Cabio

Norma said...

oooohhh, Claudia, I am soo... in awe of this card and those cute little buggies I just want to hug them all. The colour scheme is wonderful--like that soft blue-purple tone. Card is just perfect.

Hugs.
Norma

Lynn said...

Oh my goodness! This card is completely adorable! I love love that frame! I just have to have it! Have to go look at that link again! lol What an enabler you are, Claudia, by making those gorgeous cards!

Lynn R.

1crazyjoe said...

Absolutely fantastic!!
Joe

Yvette said...

Claudia, this card is sooooo cute!!! LOVE the bees! :)

Jacqueline's Weblog said...

Wow, Claudia, this card is great! Wonderful.
Hugs Jacqueline

LINANNA DESIGNS said...

Wow, wow , wow Claudia, a totally stunning card, i am adoring the sentiment and those adorable bumble bee/ladybird images you've used. Gorgeous piece of work as always, thank you for the inspiration you always give us! hugs Linda x

cats whiskers said...

What a fabulous quote this is Claudia and such a great stamp Alota stamp, just adore this one
Hugs Jacqui xx

Donna said...

I love this card. What a great sentiment and very cute image to go with it. And purple flowers are definitely my favorite. Wonderful job!

Kim said...

Oh my word another beauty!!! I just can't get enough of your work it's fantastic!!!!
Hugs~ Kim

craftaddict said...

I have been getting your cards via FeedBlitz and they are all stunning. This one is no exception, I adore that stamped image and will have to check out the Alota website. Thank you for sharing your beautiful work and giving me inspiration.
eileen

Jodi said...

So adorable! Love this frame and how cute the bugs look! Very sweet card!
Hugs
Jodi =)

SCRAPPINGJOL said...

What a lovely card - again - Claudia.
Love the sentiment and the Alota stamps are lovely.

Have a nice weekend,
Jolanda

LEMphotography said...

I loved this card so much that I bought the stamp!

Thanks for sharing! I have become a follower - I LOVE YOUR WORK!

Lauren

LEMphotography said...

I bought this stamp because I loved this card so much!