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Monday, May 28, 2012

Climb every mountain

 Hi all,
The sound of music had it's last night on Saturday, where we had a standing ovation!  The main characters were all fantastic and did so well to be so energetic for 8 performances.  I now have a bit of a sore throat, so I won't be doing too much talking for a while, although I have two day's supply teaching today and tomorrow and might need my voice for that.
Over at Incy Wincy this week, we are sponsored by:
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Our theme is vintage.  Usually, when I do vintage, it's in browns, so I decided to get away from this and use pink instead.  The image is a stamp by Wild Rose Studio called In the Meadow, and it is sold in the Care2Stamp shop.  I have distressed the edges of the paper with Victorian Velvet.  The postcard was given to me ages ago.  I bought some frames a while ago and didn't realise they were so small and couldn't think what to do with them.  I thought I could ink them and use it to frame the sentiment.  The inked trim is from an old skirt I had that was too tatty to go to a charity shop.  
See you tomorrow.

11 comments:

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous,love the image anf fab colours.xxx

Gemma said...

Wow Nikbee...its absolutely stunning, gorgeous image which has been coloured in beautifully & such beautiful detail too..

hugs and xxx
Gemma

Luckydawn said...

Well done on the Sound of Music performances Nikki and hope that sore throat is soon better.
I love this card! I love the image and all the lace, ribbons and flowers, very pretty!
Hugs
Dawn x

Annmaree (Emu) said...

adorable image, love the shabby chic look! the lace rocks and the buckle!

Cheryl said...

oh Hun,this is one,really adorable image and the colors are brilliant,just love the lace and ribbons,hugs Cherylxxxxx

xxxtglxxx said...

I sooooo need some of these Wild rose stamps! :)

This is really pretty, gorgeous colours and details! :)

hugs

xxalisonxx

coldwaters2 said...

Hi Nikki this is so very pretty, I love the papers and colours you have used, that image, flowers and bow look superb,
Hugs
Lorraine x

pinky said...

Well done on the standing ovation!! Love your vintage in pink Nikki, the bow is so gorgeous too.

sassy said...

congrats on your standing ovation go girl!!! fab card hugs sassyx love the colours too x

June Nelson said...

This is beautiful lovely lady!!! the colours are gorgeous and tha bow is magnificent!!!! Congrats on the standing ovation dont it make you feel really good, I was in an operati society for 16 years, and boy when that happens its special. enjoy your day me darlin xxxxxxxx

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Oh this is so pretty, fab image and the bow and flowers are gorgeous
Lindsay xx