Saturday, August 27, 2016

Playing along with a few challenges

After recovering from a three week vacation in a travel trailer all the way to New Hampshire and back (to visit my husband's son), I finally have some time to play on a few challenges. The Words to Craft by blog had this challenge for August/September.
 The journey of a thousand miles starts with a single step.  ~~ Lao-Tzu
Here's my take on the challenge.


Grab Our Blinky!

The sentiment is Impression Obsession but the rest of the cards is from the Club Scrap Navigation kit.  I am also entering this in Darnell's NBUS (Never Before Used Schtuff) challenge #7 since I have had this sentiment for a long time but this is the first time it has seen ink.  

Happy Crafting!
Donna

10 comments:

  1. Marvelous background and that quote is the cherry on top! (Tolkien is a favorite author!)

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  2. Hi Donna! What a handsome masculine card; that quote is one of my favorites! Glad you had a good trip!

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  3. Great card, Donna. This makes a terrific card for a guy, I love the color as well as the stamp and sentiment. Great card for both challenges. I see you were up in my neck of the woods (almost). I'm from MA. Enjoy the weekend.

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  4. Your trip sounds fantastic, Donna, although it sure has been hot all over the country this last month, hasn't it?! I hope you had a great time! I think this is one of the nicest travel type cards I've seen! I really love that NBUS sediment!! Thank you for playing in my NBUS Challenge #7! Hugs, Darnell (Sorry if this is a repeat. It froze up when I hit publish so I'm not sure if it took or not.)

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  5. Your card looks so earthy and beautiful!
    Sounds like a great way to spent your vacation!And welcome back to crafting... Enjoy your sunday!

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  6. Great card, perfectly matched to the color of the image.
    hugs,
    BozenA

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  7. What a great looking background and fab sentiment!
    Nice to see you back, hope you had a wonderful trip.

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  8. Donna, Looks like your trip inspired you to make a wonderful travel-inspired card! So glad Darnell's challenge inspired you to use this wonderful sentiment. Thanks for joining us at Words 2 Craft By for our Single Step Challenge. :)

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  9. I saw ​your card linked at the ​NBUS​ challenge and just had to come see it in more detail. Awesome card! I am now your newest follower and would be honored if you visited my blog and became a follower too. http://karenskreativekards.blogspot.com/

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  10. Hi Donna
    Fabulous card and your trip sounds fabulous too.
    Can't help but think of the book Hotel New Hampshire when anyone mentions it lol!
    Ang x

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