If any of you are parents to teenagers you know that getting them moving in the morning is worse than getting those in Washington D.C. to agree on something! Today is election day in our State, I am not a big fan of politics, I usually vote for who I think will make good sounds decisions and help the people. I vote because my dad always told me if you don’t vote then you have no right to complain. Another reason is because you can’t keep doing things the same way and expect a different outcome. So I encourage everyone to vote.
I have noticed the days are getting shorter and have been seeing the signs of fall. The last several nights I have heard a pair of owls calling to each other. Owls are one of my favorite birds. When I was a child we had an owl living in our garage for a summer. It was not afraid of us and was so fascinating to watch. So when I saw the Still Night Bundle I knew it was for me. One of the perks to being a demonstrator is you get to see and order from the new catalogs a month before they are live.
I used Mossy Meadow for my base, then Natures Poem Designer series paper for my background. I stamped the tree branch out on whisper white with soft suede, then colored with my blends. I stamped the owl out on granite grey and colored with blends and added a little bit of wink of stella. I liked the first card but it needed more…..
I like cards to grab your attention and though I was happy with this one it didn’t have that wow factor I like. So I played around with the next card adding grapefruit grove and pineapple punch by sponging. Now it pops!
If you don’t have a new Holiday Catalog let me know, I would be happy to send it out to you. Don’t forget for every $50 you spend in August you get a $5 bonus to use in September! I love great deals! Have a great day and week. Hope you get to spend some time creating!