Friday, July 8, 2016

BBQ time

We cook out a lot in the summer, which makes me happy because the kitchen stays cooler, and my husband is the grill master, meaning I don't have to cook as much. So let's celebrate outdoor cooking.
Here's a card featuring an old set by Studio G. I thought I had a die for a flower that might work for the sun, but I ended up hand-cutting the sun element (and  frankly, I'm not thrilled with it.)
I used the current Mojo sketch and the inspiration board from the Double D Challenge.


The card is for these challenges:
Mojo Monday #455
Double D -- simply gingham
The Paper Shelter #256 -- Sunny Days
Creative  Inspirations #255 -- summer
Time Out #61 -- inspired by quote: "Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine"
Word Art Wednesday ##238 -- anything goes
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge -- use patterned paper.
 

10 comments:

  1. This is ADORABLE!! Nothing says BBQ better than red gingham!! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Simply Gingham’ challenge! We hope you’ll come back often.

    Darlene
    DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please stop in for a visit!

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  2. The bits of gingham are perfect for a summer BBQ! I like your wavy sun, it's shimmering in the heat. Now then, pass me the ribs, please.

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  3. A fantastic creation! Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations for our Summer Challenge! xxx

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  4. Love your take on the inspiration quote! Really cute card! Thanks for taking the Time Out to play with us!

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  5. The summer is about BBQ-ing for us too - so your card definitely makes me think of sunshine-y summer days! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Time Out!

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  6. Such a super fun card! Thanks for playing along with Mojo Monday!

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  7. This is so lovely. Thank you for taking time to share your creation with us in the #238-# 239 Word Art Wednesday Challenge.
    Blessings, Carole

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  8. Hi Sandy! This card is adorable, and it speaks perfectly of July 4th and its celebrations. What WOULD we all do without our BBQs? Fore me personally, I use it almost every night for dinner. Probably 95% of all my meals are grilled. This is SO cute, and i can't thank you enough for sharing your lovely art with us. Have a blessed week and please join us again soon. I always enjoy seeing your wonderful cards in our challenges.
    Blessings,
    Karen
    Word Art Wednesday

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  9. Love this card, so good for the summer. Thank you for joining us at CHNPPC.

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  10. Great summer creation. Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations for our summer challenge!
    CraftyNatalie- DT

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Thanks so much for taking the time to comment!