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Thursday, 28 May 2015

Secrets of the Garden

Good evening all....running a tad late today!

Sunshine and showers has been the name of the game today and waiting for the refridgerator engineer who turned up at 6.30pm!

This has been lying waiting for words on my desk for weeks now but I finally got it finished this afternoon.

My May page in my Art Journal. Lots of stamping and stencilling...main focal stencils from Imagination Crafts and Prima. Sentiment stamps from Bo Bunny, Paper Artsy and Mucky Paws. Background stamps from Artistic Stampers and Crafter's Companion.

Challenges entered:
Mixed Media Mojo - tic tac toe (May, stencil, stamp)
Artistic Stamper - journal your heart out
Stamps and Stencils - three of a kind (flowers)
Crafting with an Attitude - anything goes/spring fever
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Simon Says Stamp - anything goes


  1. just lovely Carol...never done any journaling and watching yours come along is inspiring. xxxxx

  2. great journalling Carol - lovely pages - I hate that when you have to wait it all day for an engineer - grrrrr!! Hugs rachel xx

  3. fabulous Carol, isn't this kind of art so relaxing. I tend to use a lot of mediums but may go for the 'cleaner' look next time like yours. xx{aNNie My Personal Blog}

  4. great pages love to work with stencils

  5. I love your pages Carol- really in bloom!
    Thanks for playing with us at Mixed Media Mojo challenge.

  6. Fabulous Carol, great background and beautiful roses.

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  8. Hi Carol, beautiful journal pages, images and colours are lovely and your page design is super, hugs Kate x

  9. Lovely Spring journal pages Carol! Loads of gorgeous details. Thankyou for joining us for our Three of a Kind challenge over at Stamps and Stencils Toni x

  10. Gorgeous pages Carol :-) I love the flowers and the background, the whole design is beautiful :-)

    thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Lols x x x

  11. Lovely journal pages Carol!
    Dawn xxx

  12. Beautiful pages, thank you for sharing them with us at Mixed Media Mojo.
    xxx Hazel.

  13. Fun layout! Thanks so much for playing along with Mixed Media Mojo!

  14. Wonderful layout and such pretty imagery! Thanks for playhing at Mixed Media Mojo!~kim

  15. Fabulous journal page ! The flowers are beautiful ! Thanks for joining us at Stamps and Stencils. Sue C x


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