Friday, 3 March 2017

Making Memories Crafting Challenge #3 - Add Some Layers

Firstly, many thanks to you all for your kind messages of love and
support on the loss of my husband.

I ventured back into my craft room very briefly this week, to make my card
for the Making Memories Challenge which starts today.

The challenges are held on the 1st Friday of every month, where there will be a
chosen theme - maybe a sketch, a mood board, a colour as a few examples.

 In order to be eligible for the prizes, you will need to be a follower of our blog,
your creations will need to follow the challenge themes and also to link our
challenge blog in your blog post.

A badge for your blogs will be awarded for the Top 3 and also the winner.
You can find all the challenge details on the blog HERE, where you can also
see the rest of the fabulous design team's lovely makes.
Why not enter the challenge yourself to be in with a chance of winning.

The theme is 'Add Some Layers', and our sponsors for this month are:-

The Cutting Café - Prize 3 Cutting Sets

A Day for Daisies - Prize $12 Voucher 

For my card I used the March challenge sketch over at
 Clair and Sharni Get Crafty! Facebook group.

Products used:-
Creative Expressions (by Sue Wilson) - Frames and Tags - Pierced Flags
Topper is from Hobby House - Life's a Beach
Darice Embossing Folder - Stripes
Woodware Punches - Scalloped Oval and Cherry Blossom
Stampin' Up - Word Window punch

Challenges entered:-
Crafty Girls Creations - Anything Goes
Creative Knockouts - Die/Punch Frenzy
Cute Card Thursday - Anything Goes
Scrapy Land - Anything Goes
Crafty Sentiment Designs - Anything Goes
Crafting with an Attitude - Anything Goes

Thanks for stopping by.
Janice x


  1. Hi Janice, I just stopped by to thank you for taking part in my blog candy give away recently, and to return the favour and become a follower of your blog. I was so sorry to read about the lose of your best friend and husband after so many years. I love you card too.

    Sue xx

  2. A fabulous card Janice, love the scene you have set!

    Crafty Hugs Sonia xx

  3. Great card Janice and a lovely image


  4. Lovely card Janice. Glad to see you beginning to take baby steps in your craft room.


    Di xx

  5. I love the serenity and peacefulness of this card. The image is gorgeous and it reminds me to 'stop and just breathe'.
    I am so sorry to hear of your heartbreaking loss. The recovery road is long and painful but the crafting is like therapy and will help immensely.

  6. Gorgeous card Janice, love the clean fresh look and the papers you've used!
    Sending you hugs,
    Jacky x

  7. A fabulous card Janice - I wish it was beach weather!
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob

  8. Hi Janice, love your beautiful peaceful card design, wonderful image and colours.
    Hugs Pam x

  9. I love your summertime beach theme, so clean and classic, love the layering that was a great sketch for the card!

  10. Glad you are crafting! Love this beach scene. So calm and relaxing! xo~

  11. Beautiful card! Remember me summertime...

  12. Wonderfully designed card Janice - reminds me of summer. You're in my thoughts and I'm so pleased to see you're crafting again. Hugs, Shabneez x

  13. Good for you . . . getting back to crafting, albeit briefly. You've made a lovely card too!
    Big hugs going your way xxx

  14. Love this color combo and the layers you created. The white and blue give this such a calm feeling.

    Thank you for joining us at Creative Knockouts for our Die/Punch Frenzy challenge.

  15. What a great card and fabulous image! Makes me wish it was summertime here... I'll just imagine myself sitting in one of those chairs. ;0)

  16. Gorgeous card Janice! Makes me want to go to the beach...well when it's warmer, lol.
    Hugs, Sherry x

  17. Great card. Looking at her I missed for the holidays ... I like sweet image and beautiful colors.
    Thank you for sharing with us Crafting With An Attitude.
    BozenA DT CWAA


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