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Wednesday, April 1, 2009

I Am A Turtle


Yay!! The new sets at The Greeting Farm have arrived!! I couldn't wait to show you Down by the Pond. This whole set is so adorable (gotta love that froggie!) but I'm especially drawn to the turtle. For as long as I can remember turtles have been my favorite animal. And as I think about the story of the tortoise and the hare, I can't help but think I relate more to the tortoise. Slow and steady, kinda puttering along...and also crawling into my shell when I'm intimidated or need alone time :) Plus, turtles (although slightly wrinkly) are just so darn cute!!
I hope you enjoy today's card and thanks SO much for stopping by!


Deets:
Stamps: The Greeting Farm, Down by the Pond
Paper: Basic Grey, Euphoria; Caertainly Celery, Purely Pomegranate, Bashful Blue, Mat Stack Turquoise, Watercolor Paper
Ink: SU! Inks with aquapainter, Black Stazon
Embies: Michaels' Celery satin ribbon, celery thread, black thread

14 comments:

Sandra MacLean said...

Beautiful card Kadie! Great lighting too! I'm definitely a turtle too...you have to tempt me with lettuce to get me to come out of my shell! LOL

Danni said...

Oh my!! This is seriously way too cute!! Love it!!

Randi said...

Absolutely adorable Kadie!! I love the pink bunny! I love your use of color!! So many happy colors, and they all look so good together!

Maria said...

Oh my gosh, your card is adorable, Kadie. Such pretty colors and what fantastic coloring too! Your card is just stinkin' cute!!

I can't wait to see more of your beautiful cards and it's great to be on the same team creating cards with such cute stamps by TGF.

Maria

Lorie said...

You are exactly right! So darned cute!!!! Great coloring too!

Tammy said...

Super cute Kadie! I love what you did with the set!
Great Job.

Lauri said...

Such a cute image!! You are so tempting me to go shopping and buy him!

Mary(OhioMary) said...

Oh Kadie this is just the sweetest. I love the turtle and how the hat is popped a bit. The colors are so soft and darling. I love it!!! (Of course I love all your cards)

Catherine said...

Adorable card!

Ah, turtles. Aside from the salmonella, what's not to love? :D

I am big into my shell...in Jr. High I had a teacher tell me to come out of my shell (very shy, new school in a new state), but then by the end of the year, he told me it was okay if I went back in a little! LOL! He was my fave teacher.
I hope you get some kind of commission, because you are totally tempting me, gf!

Pascale said...

Hi Kadie thank you for your lovely comment on my card this is adorable and does such justice to the stamp, hugs Pascale

Elena said...

How cute! Love, love your coloring! Colors are so nice! And what a fun layout, Kadie!
Thank you so much for your very kind comments and congratulations! I am very happy to be in one DT with you!
Wow! That is so cool that you was in Siberia! I am from Omsk. Very small town, close to Kazakhstan.
The worlld sure is so small!
Glad we met each other through the TGF!

MiamiKel said...

This is beautiful - love the coloring! So soft and sublte yet stands out - and these images are soooooo very cute! I was tempted, but I behaved, lol :) Can't wait to see what you come up with next!

Michelle said...

This is one of the most adorable cards that I've seen. it's just pure sweetness!

the whimsical butterfly said...

This card is ADORABLE! I have been waiting a LONG time for this set to come out and I LOVE LOVE LOVE it! I can't wait for my son to see it...he LOVES frogs and this one is no less than amazingly cute, right? Gorgeous colors on this Kadie!