28 April 2008

Lazy Days


Lazy Days… I’m having quite a few of those! It’s actually been pretty dull since I can’t do any heavy lifting or strenuous activities. This weekend, while Bryan and Riley were out enjoying their day riding, Austin and I were stuck at home. Austin wasn’t feeling all that great, he had a low grade temp and came home early from school Friday. Austin and I spent our time together watching movies… all three Shrek movies, Transformers, and Wild Hogs…there was no way I could talk him into watching Pride and Prejudice.

Today I had a chance to stamp and this is the card I made. A great stamping friend Tracey (SCS racey) and I recently swapped images and this is one she sent me, Lazy Days from Penny Black. What happen to me not swapping stamped images? Let me explain… I made a decision at the beginning of the year not to stamp image requests anymore. I was getting emails and private messages weekly from ladies wanting images stamped for them. Some ladies asked for a few while others requested more than 50… I stamped and sent images to anyone who asked. After awhile I was spending my free time stamping images for ladies instead of stamping for myself… that’s when I decided not to do anymore image requests. Now I’ll only send to ladies from our Yahoo Group and Tracey. I hope you all understand and don’t think I totally mean for not sending images to those of you that requested some recently.

The “Just sitting around…” sentiment is from Inky Antics. The Heavenly Blue and Blush cardstock is from Close to My Heart and the pattern paper is from DCWV Stack Pocket Full of Posies. I’m going to have to make another card using this image since I messed up this one. Can you find my mistake? Thanks for reading ~ Jovi

Stamps: Lazy Days (Penny Black), Sitting Around (Inky Antics) ~ Paper: Heavenly Blue (CTMH), Blush (CTMH), White, Pocket Full of Posies (DCWV) ~ Other: Just Blooms – Autumn Sunflowers (CTMH), Orange Brad (Making Memories, Crystal Stickles, Prismacolor Pencils blended with Gamsol

5 comments:

  1. awww!! I totally love this card!!! Glad to see you posting pics of cards again, I missed them! I am glad your taking it easy! even when your feeling great still do take it easy! :) I hope your feeling good as new again soon! Love it that you spent TONS of movie time with your son! I do that too! I had to giggle about the pride and prejudice part, my boys never want to watch the cooking channel with me! lol!!
    ((HUGS))
    Tracey (SCS-Racey)

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  2. Some gals requested 50 images?!? You are NOT mean...you are sane! :D Don't feel guilty for even a second...I just love seeing your work and am glad you have time for YOU again.
    ~Chris

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  3. Awwwww he's such a sweetie!!! Love the dp you used,great colors!
    I don't blame you one bit to stop stamping images,it sure takes alot of time to do that,as if someone asked for 50 of them!!!
    Hope you and your little one feel better soon!

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  4. Great card as always. Love the new background on your blog as well! -Kerry

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  5. You got me...I can't find the mistake....This card is Gorgeous...I love the way you used the glittered paper.
    I think your very wise to limit the amount of swapping you do!

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