Saturday, 24 August 2013

Is it really that time already???

I can't believe it but the Summer holidays is nearly at an end...I can't believe how quickly that time passes by! With just over a week to go, we are now getting ready for my son to start a secondary school - a big leap and quite sad in a way as I know that things are about to change BIG TIME and my 'little' boy will soon be lost forever.  :o(

Still - for every occasion there is a card to be made, and this is no exception, and I would like to think that my son will be a bit like this card when he goes back to school (although in reality, I know we will be arguing about him doing his homework, probably from day one......he's a typical boy in that respect and tells me tat he doesn't 'agree' with homework!!)
This is a really sweet little image from DSB and I have paired it up with my Live n Learn Nitwits papers set, which I  sized to perfection on Serif.

Since I had plenty of paper, I also made a variation on the theme, using the same image but a slightly different layout.

And as always, there are some lovely challenges out there that I would like to enter, and here they are......

Thanks for visiting today.

Sharon x


  1. Beautiful card...Lovely image and

  2. Beautiful card Sharon, love the cute image & design.

    Donna x

  3. Such an adorable back to school time! I love the DP you've used! I'm with you....can't believe it's already that time!! Thanks for stopping by Sister Act this week!
    Trisha-DT Member

  4. Just perfect and fun for a back to school card.
    Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

  5. Awww what a sweetie, and so studeous too! Love that book worm! Such a gorgeous creation, Sharon. Thank you for joining the Cutie Pie Challenge this week. Jane xx

  6. What a bright fun card. Love the image and the paper layers .
    Thanks for sharing on Make it Monday

  7. Cute image. Love the outline around him. Thanks for joining our Back to School Challenge at Delightful Challenges.


  8. Love it! What a great image and colored so well. thanks for sharing at Delightful Challenges.
    Sr. Designer

  9. Two super cards, fab image and I love the fun papers. thanks for joining us at Cutie Pie and A Gem of a Challenge xx

  10. Fabulous card! Thanks for playing with as Louby Lou♥

  11. So cute and adorable!


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  12. Fantastic design and I love the little boy! Thank you for sharing with us at Card Crafter's Circle!n! Love the little boy!

  13. Lovely card Sharon. Thank you for joining us at AGOAC. xx

  14. Thanks for joining us at Tiddly Inks!


I love to receive your comments, so thanks so much for taking the time to visit me and tell me what you think. Happy crafting! Sharon