Sunday, 2 November 2014

A Squirrel note

Well that's us in to November already and Halloween done and dusted for another year.  We had an awful wet night on Thursday and hardly any trick-or-treaters ... anyone want some sweeties?!!

I'm hoping November will see the return of my mojo, it's been missing for ages!  Sorry I've been a bad blogger recently, I'm off work now for a week, Yippee, so I'll hopefully get popped round to see what everyone's been at :)

This card was inspired by Emily's (Art for the Heart) Squirelfest challenge - I don't have many squirrels in my stash, in fact, this Paper Smooches one might be the one and only!  Couldn't get the colours photographed right ... the strip down the side / trees are more of a sage green than this sludge grey shade!
Dienamics tab die; bling and googly eyes from stash.

Paper Smooches SPARKS - anything goes
Bunny Zoe Crafts October - animals
Daring Cardmakers - googly eyes
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday - anything goes

12 comments:

  1. This card is absolutely adorable, Lynne! I love your paper piecing, perfect fall colours and the googly eyes on the squirrel. Thanks so much for playing along in my SquirrelFest Challenge!

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  2. Well if you are only going to have one Squirrel image this is the one to have!! Adorable!! : )

    I hope you enjoy your week off and that you find the mojo to get inky often! : )

    Patti

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  3. What a fun card, love that cute squirrel, Lynne! Paper-piecing always makes me smile, and I love the neutrals you chose! Thanks for playing along with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

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  4. Fabulous card, love those lollipop trees. Enjoy your week off, I'm off next week :o)
    Jackie xx

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  5. Love the colour combo of your card and such a cute critter, love your squirrel. Thanks for sharing with the Daring Cardmakers.

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  6. Ha...that squirrel is looking very mischievious. I really like those trees and the card is super.
    You better get that mojo in gear as it is time to get those Christmas cards made. :-)
    Enjoy your week from work.

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  7. Ha ha ha, I never can resist googly eyes! Jo x

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  8. Lovely! I like the paper patching technique and your muted colour scheme. Thanks for sharing with the Daring Cardmakers this week!

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  9. Brilliant card Lynne the design is fantastic
    hugs
    lorraine x

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  10. Oh man, this is such a cuuuute card! I love it!
    Thanks for playing along with the eye-boggling challenge over on the Daring Cardmakers blog this week! :D

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  11. so gorgeous lynne.really cute stamp and i love your paper piecing ;D

    xx coops xx

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  12. Adorable! Love the paper pieced trees and the wiggly eyes on the squirrel. Thanks for joining us at Paper Smooches SPARKS!

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