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Thursday, January 15, 2009

Keys to my HEART

Oh Happy Thursday Ladies (and gents)! I am so sorry for not posting the last few days, the time has gotten away from me. I had some school things to attend and then some errands to run, new clothes to buy, that sort of thing and I have not been on my own blog!~ Plus, it is so darned cold here in Michigan the last 2 days- below ZERO gals! That is just too cold for me. Anyways- you didn't come here to hear about my weather................

So today's card is for the Friday Sketcher Challenge and it is a card that I think that I will gie to my sweetie for Valentine's Day. As I have mentioned we are not Valentine Day people, don't exchange gifts or anything but this card is cute and so fitting for Jim. I started with a 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 card and the DP is from basic grey. I layered the brown DP on SU mellow moss as well as using mellow moss for the scallop matte for my main image- which I did with my nestabilities! (oh, have you seen all the new ones coming out- oh boy!). I colored Edwin with his roses with my copics using browns and greens. I know it is not Valentine colors but I think that it is a bit more masculine for a man this way. I hope you enjoy it- my sentiment I made up and printed with the computer!

Oh and I almost forgot- I have some exciting news that I will post about tomorrow! So come back and see what is going on.
Have a FAB day!
Heidi

10 comments:

Kristine said...

This is so adorable Heidi!
I love the papers you used and Edwin is so sweet!
A perfect Valentine's card!
Thanks for joining Fs and for using my sketch!
Hugs
KRistine

Ann said...

Very cute! I love the Valentine in non-Valentine colors. :D

Jackie (Sweetest Girls) said...

Your card is precious! I completely understand the COLD...it is freezing over here in IN. stay warm!

Bunny-Zoe's Blog said...

Your card is gorgeous Heidi, Beautiful colouring and adore the sentiment, love the little lock and key charms, Look forward to hearing your news tomorrow, Hugs, Nikki x

stardustgemsandribbon said...

Really gorgeous card Heidi, love how you have coloured Edwin...lovely colour combination too.
Your card arrived today...thank you...will open it on Sunday...thanks for thinking of me.
Hugs
Carole x

stardustgemsandribbon said...

ps...I'm adding you to my blogroll, hope that's ok with you?
Hugs
Carole x

Tina said...

Heidi what a gorgeous male card, your hubby will love it... i love green.... especially Olive..it goes with every thing... i'd completely forgotten about this Edwin, i'll have to get him out.... Another stunning card stay warm sweetie.. it will warm up soon, spring is just around the corner... Big Big Hugs Tina xx

Loretta Rodger said...

I agree this is adorable!

The blog is beautiful!

Kim Dellow said...

Oh wow, what a lovely card. Thanks for linking to my candy and good luck in the draw. Kim

Jackie said...

Gorgeous card....love that image!!!