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Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Hey Mom! Over the Hump Day Challenge and Candy

It's the middle of the week...are you all making it through okay? Hey Maahhhhh-uuuummm! You here that? That's my children. They are in high need of something these days and "hey mom" has already rung through our house several times this week. Guess what the theme for Over the Hump Day Blog Candy Giveaway is this month? Yea, It's Mom's Day!

I've got some inspiration for you to help you through the rest of your week. If that's not enough you'll have to go over to the InStyle Stamps blog for details on the challenge and blog candy! That will for sure get you on your way to Friday. LOL

(my photos are not coming out very clear in blogger...just click on it to see it in focus. sorry)

Here's my card for today. And yes, I'm stuck in green and blue colors! I thought about the feather duster being peacock feathers and that's where I got the green and blue for the rest of the card. I know you all are rolling your eyes right now, but I promise to work hard and get into another color scheme for my next post.

My card is using InStyle Stamps Darla stamp. She is so happy dusting. I'd love for her to come on over to my place for a while, but I have her all set up to be mom for the day. Now my mom really does love to keep house of which I am greatly lacking at present, but its the stage where I just get a clean wet wipe out to wipe the television screen before I hear "Hey mahhhhhhuuummmm!" Well, it's not a wet wipe anymore but at one time in my life there was Go-gurt (yogurt in a tube) smeared all over my television screen and the closest I could grab to clean with was a wet wipe from the changing basket.

Oh I am getting completely sidetracked so I'll skip card details for this post. It's all pretty straight-forward.

Jump on over to the InStyle Stamps blog and get the details to join in on this months challenge. I'm guessing that you either need a mom's card or you know someone who just might, so this challenge can help you along just dandy!

Size: 5 x 5 1/2 inches
Stamps: Darla
Paper: LSS of green, blue, light gray, white; Basic Black, Neutrals Gray
Ink: LaserJet, Prismacolor Pencils, FC PITT black pen
Accessories: Martha Stewart Eyelet RTP edger punch, LSS blue ribbon, Nestabilities Tags 5, black button thread, Martha Stewart photo corner punch, Lavender Chalk (for background around image), Stampin' Up paper crimper


  1. love the colors you went with for her - you are making me regret not getting this image!

  2. This is gorgeous Janelle!

    Try uploading your photo on to Flickr then use the html link (to the specific photo) and paste it into blogger, you get a much sharper picture!

  3. Love it! Super image and great colors and coloring.

  4. Janelle, this card is perfect! Your colouring is amazing, and I love the bow and the photo corners!


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