29 April 2013


hi ya chickies! wow...i can't believe i actually sat down a did a lil scrappy creatin! had to take a lil break from my goodies...but i've been doing some knitting, crocheting, felting...along with spending time with friends, family, and juz chillaxin! it's also been a whirl wind of appointments for dh. glad that's settled down now. oh, and of course i've had the camera out snappin pics along the way... and playing with some photo editing. yep, i've definitely been 'dabbling' in a lil of this and lil of that.

here's the card i created for this week's challenge over at
 sweet sketch wednesday.

and here's the sketch i used.
thanks ladies for the challenge and inspiration.
  i also knitted and hand stitched a cup cozy this week. it's for my favourite 'tim' coffee when we're travelling. can't wait to show ya the afghan i'm workin on...it's 'almost' done!
and here's a pic i recently snapped. ah...what beautiful flowers.
i love that quote. so true.
hope you all have a great week creating something that makes you happy. have an awesome one ladies!


Jackie Plank said...

Gorgeous card Mel.. been so long since I last heard from you.

Kathie said...

Hi Mel and welcome back, I'm so happy that you've been having a wonderful time knitting, crocheting and photography and enjoying life. But it's so nice to have you back creating your wonderful masterpieces. I just love this weeks card such pretty colours, image and great embellishments just perfect. This is a lovely card and thanks so much for joining us this week over at Sweet Sketch Wednesday and good luck.
Kathie SSW-DT

Colleen said...

Such a beautiful card Mel. I have missed seeing your beautiful works of art.

mulberry station said...

Hi melody, it is so nice to have you stop by and join us. I have been wondering about you. It is nice to enjoy other thing. Life is way too short. Your card is stunning.
Hugs, Nancy SSW-DT

Heide said...

So Beautiful! Love all the detail and embellishments. Happy to have you with us at SSW.
Hugs, Heide SSW-DT

Janice said...

Great use of the sketch & a fabby card! Love it, Jx

Holly Gwilliams said...

Very pretty card. Thank you for sharing with us at SSW this week. Holly x

Jeannie said...

Gorgeous! Love all of the extra touches you always add to make your creations so special! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

Peace & Luv,