Drew’s Birthday Card

It has been really hard to get back into the crafting mode again. I rearranged and rearranged until Randy finally said, “just get back to it”. So I started by signing up for 6, yes, I said 6 on-line classes. I never have done anything in a small way.

We have moved to North Dakota and it has been nothing but Winter here since the day we moved in. The coldest in years. Yes, that would be my luck. I who hates cold! Too bad we don’t have any stock in Under Armour as that is all you see people wearing around here. Including myself. The weather has been brutal with temps in the -30° to -40° actual temp and wind chills up to the -70° range. Like I said brutal!!! Enough of Winter.

All we have is a Hobby Lobby. No Michael’s, no scrapbooking store,  JoAnn’s is pretty much just fabric. I have pretty much become an on-line shopper. Not real happy with that as everything takes two weeks to get here. Patience is not one of my strong suits. I want it NOW! LOL

Anyway, I started with a simple card for Drew’s birthday. I saw the card in the stampers’ sampler (jan-feb-mar ’14 issue). The small section of patterned paper is of license plates. (Drew has a collection of them.) The paper on the tag is a page from the dictionary. If you look close the word above the world is park  as in recreation. I did that on purpose, compass is also pointing west, as go west young man. I had fun making this card for him. I see the blue on the oceans didn’t show up.

Drew's B'day

This posting has taken me forever to get done. September was the last time I have posted. Luckily, I had written directions down years ago on how to post. LOL

Well, it has been nice chatting with you again. Off to start the “hair and skin” coloring class with Kit and Clowder.

As always thanks for stopping to visit and always love your comments and appreicate them!

M

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3 responses to “Drew’s Birthday Card

  1. Awesome job designing my B-Day card! Very cool to include the dictionary “park” meaning page within the background design! Love it all thank you!

    Love always,
    Andrew

  2. It’s great to see you back to creating, again. Your card turned out awesome. The dictionary page and compass were clever ideas. Also, good to see you learning and trying new things. Look forward to seeing more posts in the coming days and weeks

  3. Myrna, a beautiful card for Drew. Love the new look you have done and it is great!! Am proud of you for venturing out and doing this. And am so glad to see you finally on the puter. Thought the cold had finally gotten to you!! But didn’t realize it was as bad as it was… Oh by the way I loved the compass and the pp. really neat. Enjoy your classes and enjoy yourself.
    Hugs, Jean

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