Friday, 25 August 2017

Hello Sunshine

This week's challenge at Less is More is 'Perfect Holiday'
I used the August challenge sketch over at
 Clair and Sharni Get Crafty! Facebook group for the design of my card.

A perfect holiday for me would always include some sunshine amongst a list of other things!
I used some double sided pearlised card to give the sunshine colour to my card, and
I pierced the border of the rectangle card using one of the four stitched border dies from Lawn Fawn.
The products I have used are:-
Lawn Fawn - Spring Showers and Stitched Borders
Spellbinders Nestabilities - Circles and Scalloped Circles
My Favourite Things/Die-Namics - Hello There

Challenges entered:-
Less is More - Perfect Holiday
Scrapy Land - Anything with a Die
Words 2 Craft By - Vacation
Make my Monday - Lazy Days of Summer
Crafty Gals Corner - Punches and/or Dies

Thanks for stopping by.
Janice x


  1. Love be your take on this sketch Janice lovely card


  2. A fantastic card Janice and a great take on the sketch.

    Sue xx

  3. Gorgeous design, love it. Thank you for joining us at Make My Monday. Emma

  4. I love your card, Janice! The simplicity is just beautiful! I agree it's always nice to have sunshine while away on vacation, and love how you've layered your sun and clouds. Thanks so much for joining us for our "Vacation" theme at Words2CraftBy!

  5. Such a cheerful, happy creation, Janice! Makes me feel delighted, especially with the continuation of the gold scallop circle in the background! hugs, de

  6. This is really cute and such a clever take on the sketch.

  7. A beautiful card Janice, such an elegant design - we have had a lovely sunny day here today, let's hope it continues for the bank holiday.
    Have a lovely weekend.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob

  8. Gorgeous card! I love the simplicity of this~awesome design and great take on the sketch!
    Thanks so much for joining us in the challenge at Scrapy Land!
    Sherrie K
    Scrapy Land DT Member

  9. A lovely monochrome design and the use of pearlescent layers between that yummy white space is a great touch.
    Thanks so much for sharing with us at Less is More, Anita x

  10. What a delightful card Janice! The pearlized cardstock looks amazing. This card would brighten anyone's day!

  11. What a great way to use dies! Perfect use of the sketch that inspired you. I love the simple color palette too. Thanks for joining us at Less Is More!

  12. Perfect Sketch for your sweet card! Your card stock choice is wonderful! CAS and perfect!

  13. What a super elegant scene, love the monochromatic look and classy style. Great idea for your perfect holiday and Thanks for playing along at Less is More with us.

  14. I agree having sunshine on your vacation is a must have :) such pretty papers you used for the sunshine!

  15. Beautiful card Janice, love the perfect layout.
    Pam x

  16. Janice, I just adore this card! It is a wonderful interpretation of that sketch -- how creative to use clouds for that strip -- and perfectly CAS! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Words 2 Craft By. :)

  17. Such a lovely card!! Thank you so much for joining in on the fun & our Challenge on Crafty Gals Corner.

    Annie - DT Member

  18. Fantastic design Janice - makes me happy to see the sun through the clouds. Shabneez x

  19. Brilliant take on the sketch, love the design. xx

  20. What a wonderful sunny card! Love it! Thank you so much for joining us this week at Crafty Gals Corner!


Many thanks for taking the time to leave me a comment.
Janice x