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Monday, June 28, 2010

Have A Grape Day

Good Morning and Happy Monday Everyone! I hope you had a great weekend...we sure did! We went to Epcot Friday night and of course the baby shower was Saturday. We had such a good time at the shower and the kids got so many nice gifts. I won 2 prizes! The first for knowing the most about Kenny and Kim...it's a mom's job to be nosey isn't it...lol...and the other for closest guess for how many M & M's in the baby bottle. My guess was 283 and there was 291. I'll be back a little later to post some pictures so be sure to stop back.

My mom asked me to make her a card to send to my uncle (her brother) who is in a nursing home. She was no help with what she wanted and as hard as I tried, I couldn't make her understand that I wanted her to take a look at my blog to give me some idea. She is even more computer illiterate than me (can you believe that) and doesn't know how to access the internet. This is what I came up with...super quick and easy. The image is an oldie but a goodie from The Cutting Cafe. Fruit Greetings comes with 6 images with sentiments---
Here is the recipe---
Card Size: 4.25"x4.25" Note Card
Paper Pieced
Image/Sentiment: Cutting Cafe-Fruit Greetings
Nestibilities: Petite Oval
Cuttlebug: Swiss Dots
Punch: EK Dotted Scallop Edge
Accessories: Ribbon, Craft Ink, Heart Charm, Foam Pop Dots
Base Cardstock: Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Unknown (sorry Eunice)

That's it for now but I'll be back a little later to post some pictures from the baby shower. Don't forget about the 2 for 1 special from The Cutting Cafe...You've got until midnight tonight to grab some of the files that you have on you wish list!

17 comments:

Patti said...

This is awesome Kelly! Love your colors and it's perfect for a man! Your such an inspiration!

Olga said...

this is fantastic! I love the dp for the grapes!!!

Beth said...

Oh Kelly, this is a perfect card for a man. Great paper for the grapes and I love how you paper pieced and popped them.

Carol<>< said...

sounds like it was a wonderful weekend that you had. baby showers are so much fun!
love the card and I'm sure your uncle will too.
check out thing later, have a good day!
Carol <><

Lorene said...

Great Card. This will cheer him up very quickly. Love the colors. Can't wait to see your pictures later. Have a good day

Bouncy, Flouncy, Fun,Fun, Fun said...

Awesome card, Kelly! I'm so excited to be on the design team with you! You're designs are fantastic!

Dora said...

Well, you did a great job Kelly, this is awesome, he will definitely love it and men's cards are so hard to do! Nice time you seem to have had at the baby shower party! We don't do those here unfortunately .. it would be nice. Once though I did go to one.. but all we did was eat at a restaurant and gave her presents!

MiamiKel said...

Wow, congrats on your wins! We looooove Epcot -- Soaring is our favorite, followed by Test Track :) Great card!!!! What a stunning bunch of grapes in the perfect shade of purple - and the little charm is just as sweet as can be. LOVELY!!

Silli said...

Fabulous dear Kelly...Love the image and the funny sentiment... I wish you a happy day...BIG hugs and smiles...

Regina Easter said...

this is a GRAPE card girlfriend...hugs

DoubleClick Connections said...

I love the colors on this! The sentiment is so cute!

Melodie said...

Your card is so perfect with great colours.
Hugs
Melodie

Margie said...

This is a beauty, Kelly! Love the rich colors!

Diane said...

A wonderful card....one that has to make you smile!!!

DonnaMundinger said...

Yummy colors! Really adorable Kelly! xxD

eunice said...

Great color combo, Kelly! Really like your play on words...cute! Bet it brought a smile to your uncle's face!

~JulieH~ said...

Oh kelly this is so gorgeous the colours are beautiful together and I absolutely love the grapes in gingham! fabulous!
Hugs
Juliexx