19 October 2012

SSW 176 ~ FLUTTERBY WEDNESDAY

yep...it's definitely another beautiful day here in paradise! 
the sun is shining after days of rain ~ ah...gotta love it! can't complain about the rain though...it's been refreshing and mother nature sure has needed it.  i've been outside enjoying every second i can. we've had a campfire going all morning... just sittin around chitter chattering, sippin some yummy java and watchin nature. ah...the joy's of living in the country.
look at those leaves...changing to fall colors...purdy eh!
here's one of the blue jay's that entertain us everyday...
they're such beautiful birds! 
i also finished up a card this morning and entering it into
these two challenges
sweet sketch wednesday ~ sketch
flutterby wednesday ~ using any winged creature
'THINING OF YOU'
here's the sketch
thanks everyone for the great challenges.
i'm off to enjoy some more sunshine...and spend time with dh.
thanks for stopping by!
hugz

17 comments:

mulberry station said...

Hi Melody. I sure enjoyed your pictures of the beautiful country side and the blue bird. Gorgeous card this week. I always look forward to see your gorgeous creations. Have a wonderful, blessed weekend.
Hugs, Nancy SSW

Joanna said...

Darling! I LOVE that gorgeous picture of the blue jay that you posted too. Thanks so much for joining us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

julieprice3 said...

What a pretty card, i love that sweet little girl
hugs Julie P

Chrissy said...

Such a sweet beautiful card Melody, so very pretty, and loved the phtos you shared, gorgeous blue jay..thank you also for the lovely comment you left on my blog, very much appreciated...and thank you for joining in with us at Flutter By Wednesday..

Luv CHRISSYxx

Heide said...

Melody,
What a great photo of the blue jay. I just love to see the colorful birds in my yard, I get Cardinals in the winter and they are so pretty against the snow.
Your card is just lovely! What fab detail and love, love, love the lacy bow. Always happy to see you joining us at SSW.
Hugs, Heide SSW-DT

Joey said...

Melody this is so pretty, the image is adorable and I love your mix of papers. Thanks for joining us at Flutterby. Joey xx

Lynette said...

So super sweet! Love your adorable image and your pretty butterflies. Great card!

Kathie said...

Hi Melody, I just love your photo's that Blue Jay is so pretty we don't have them here in New Zealand. Love your wonderful card such a sweet image and your wonderful embellishments and papers those embellishments are the perfect finishing touch to a pretty card. Great card and thanks so much for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday and good luck.
Hugs
Kathie SSW-DT

Kathie said...

Hi Melody, I just love your photo's that Blue Jay is so pretty we don't have them here in New Zealand. Love your wonderful card such a sweet image and your wonderful embellishments and papers those embellishments are the perfect finishing touch to a pretty card. Great card and thanks so much for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday and good luck.
Hugs
Kathie SSW-DT

Arlana said...

Such a sweet card. Love all your detail and embellishments.. Have a sweet day!!! Arlana@SSW!!!

Denice said...

Such a pretty card and the image is perfect! Thanks for joining us at Flutter By Wednesday this week, and thanks for stopping by my blog and leaving such a sweet comment...it certainly made my day.
Love your Blue Jay friend, they're wonderful to listen to!
:Dxx

Sally Dube said...

Gorgeous card Melody!! Love all your detail - stunning!! Also, love your pics!! I so enjoy seeing glimpses of other parts of the country and/or World!! Thanks for playing along each week.
Blessings to you - Sally SSW-DT

Linda Anderson said...

What a gorgeous card Melody!! And what stunning pictures too. So much loveliness to see on your blog!! Thanks for joining us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

Linda

Jeannie said...

So soft and so pretty as always! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

Peace & Luv,
Jeannie

Sharon Basel said...

Hi Mel -
Love those pretty photos - the Blue Jay looks quite different than the ones we have here in Michigan. your card is spectacular - so gorgeous. Love those papers, that adorable image and the wonderful lace to finish it off. Love your creations each week. Thanks for playing at SSW.
Hugs,
Sharon

Allison Cope Israels said...

Gorgeous card Mel!

Jona Panesa said...

how are you? happy new year!!!