Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Back to school

My daughter is starting her senior year at college...I can't believe it.  I can't believe that I still send her a card a week too.  She loves it and it helps her get through the year.  Sometimes I add a little treat like a gift card to Starbucks or Target.  This summer went by so fast I just can't believe it.  Usually she has spent the summer at home; however, she stayed at school so it was a real empty nest for me.

Patterned Paper:  My Mind's Eye
Cardstock:  Bazzil; Recollections
Stamp:  Sassy Cheryl - First Day of School
Sentiment:  TLC, Create - Back to school ticket
Spellbinders:  Grand Circle; Grand Scalloped Circle
Flowers:  Prima
Brads:  Making Memories
Divine Twine

Sweet Sketch 2 - Ch 25
Cute Card Thursday - Ch. 335 Back to School
Delightful - School Daze
Digi stamps 4 Joy - Ch. 99 Circles
Dream Valley - Ch. 89 Flowers


Marlene Atkinson said...

A beautiful card. Thank you for sharing with us at Dream Valley Challenge. Marlene DT

Carla S. said...

This is so sweet, Lisa! Love the bright colors and cute image!

Kathie said...

Oh Lisa I do love your card, it's so bright and cheery. Just adore your selection of flower embellishments totally perfect for this card. Hope all is well with you? It's Liam's 15th Birthday today and he's away for school and won't be back until the 18th of September. I spoke to him last night as he won't be near a phone today as he's off Mountain Biking. So I know what you mean about missing them. This is a great card and thanks so much for joining us this week over at Sweet Sketch Wednesday and good luck.
Kathie SSW2~DT x

Heide said...

How fun! Your papers a super and love the embellishments with this cute card. Congrats on the win ( I am a little late on commenting). So happy that you could join us this week.
Hugs, Heide SSW2-DT

Sharon Basel said...

What a fun, bright and cheery card that any teacher would appreciate receiving. Beautifully done Lisa. Thanks for joining us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday2!

KarinsArtScrap said...

Lisa what a very pretty card and so colourful.
Thanks for join us at
{Digistamps4Joy DT Member}


irishfaery said...

What a cute colourful card. I love the papers and the bright flowers.

Thanks for joining us at Delightful Challenges this week,

(Delightful Challenges DT Member)

Penny said...

That must have been a tough summer for you, Lisa! Bet you are glad it is about over, huh?
Really darling card for your daughter! Love the take on the sketch and the fab color palette--really cute image on this, too! :^)
Hugs, Penny

Desire Fourie said...

This is a beautiful creation with great details and perfect for our ‘CIRCLES’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
{Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
{Doing Life – my personal blog}

Nathalie said...

So bright papers. I love colors. Thanks for playing with us at Dream Valley challenge.
Nathalie DT

Julie Odil said...

I love that you send your daughter a card each week. What a sweet idea! This card is lovely! The image is so cute! Thanks for joining us for our circle challenge at DigiStamps4Joy. Julie O, DT member

Asmah Zainal Abidin said...

You are a fab MOM Lisa and I am sure you daughter often love your handmade cards; this is extremely bright, cheery and wonderful. I feel for you being empty nester; my eldest is at boarding school since last year until she's 17 and even though I have three more at home but there are times I miss her so much. Yet phone calls and texting keep us in touch and she comes home once a month so it's not that bad I think. Thank you for playing along with us at DigiStamps4Joy and we hope to see you again.
[DS4J DT Member]
[Qinaahana Arts And Crafts ~ My Personal Blog]