Saturday, February 11, 2012

Hugs and Kisses and Valentine Day Wishes

Another Pink Saturday ~ this one all about Valentine’s Day. Stop by Beverly’s at How Sweet the Sound and see all the wonderful creations and Pinks for Valentine’s Day. Thank you Beverly for tirelessly hosting this sweet event each week. One of the challenges of this event is to visit a blog you have not been to before and then direct others to them. Last week I visited Aquascape your Landscape for the first time and was thoroughly delighted. Please take a moment to visit ~ you won’t be disappointed.

My offering….

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and the other side…

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I actually started this a couple of weeks back when one of the blogs I visit issued the challenge to use her digital papers to make a project. Well, being who I am ~ I got started right away and then had creative freeze (something I suffer from regularly when I need to produce on demand ~ so to speak) so, needless to say I did not finish it in time for the challenge, but I liked it anyway and so thought I would share it here.

I’ve also started creating this…It won’t be finished for awhile, so hopefully it will give me a few weeks for Pink Saturday. Another quest to use up older supplies ~ I used some handmade paper a friend gave me sometime back to cover each one of the pages I cut from sturdy cardboard (just another thing I tend to keep around for times such as this). This is as far as I’ve made it…

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The cover and I still do not think I’m done with it as it just doesn’t sit right yet. The trinket in the center was picked up at a yard sale for 50 cents a couple of summers ago ~ I love the tiny butterfly on the left and dragonfly on the right. If you want a better look at them, just click on the photo.

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The inside cover page ~ with just a start at the background…

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and the next page, again just the back drop….

Have a wonderful Pink Saturday, and Happy Valentine’s Day.

Dru

14 comments:

PeggyR said...

I love what you did!

Ann said...

What an awesome creation. Love all the fabric and details.
Ann

lynne said...

Dru
Breathtaking.
In love with the beauty of this.
Wishes
Lynne

Marie Arden said...

Very creative and lovely. I just visited you for first time I think.
Have a wonderful Pinkatine day!

Marti McClure said...

Dru, Your work is just lovely! I love the way you combine the handmade paper with the pastels. So beautiful! I look forward to following you! Happy Valentines Day and Happy Pink Saturday. ~Marti

Lorraine said...

Dru, I love your style and color palette! That book will be a treasure! Happy Valentine Pink Saturday!! ~Lorraine ♥♥♥

1CardCreator said...

Wow, these are gorgeous! So glad I saw you at Beverly's Pink Saturday. ~Diane (I am #16)

Scrubbybubbles(sue) said...

These are just beautiful Dru! I love the soft colors and all the fabulous details. So nice! Happy Sunday to you!

Daniella said...

Hi Dru!Thank you for visiting me for Valentine Pink Saturday!!
Your work is gorgeous! I love what you've made and what you are in the process of making!! Awesome~
I'm also following your beautiful blog!
HPS!
xxDaniella

Scrapping Julie said...

wow dru.. what a gorgeous piece of work. so beautiful

A Cozy Cottage in the City said...

Hi Dru,

Wow, these are such beautiful crafts!!! Thank you for sharing such lovely inspirations with us! Happy Pink Saturday to you!!! :)


XO's,
Jessie

Nancy said...

Your posts are lovely and I really like the handwriting. Thank you for your kind comments on my blog. Much appreciated.

Nancy said...

Me again. Would you consider adding the gadget to subscribe via email?

Payne Holler Cards said...

gorgeous! dont know if I could add anything to these because it would cover up something beautiful !!!
going to enjoy watching you finish....