Sunday, 24 October 2010

Time for a Cuppa

tea for twoa

 

Another Lili of the Valley Sneak Peek for you today, as I said on my last post there are 2 new sets of girl stamps, this is from the second set “Tea and Chat”  and is called “Time for A Cuppa”, these new  Girlie Stamps and the sentiments will be on sale at the NEC from 4th November and on the website from 12th November.

 

tea for two

 

Somewhere here in Mums house there is a photo of me when I was about 3 wearing a Turban and Pinafore  helping my Nan doing the washing in an old tin bath  and when I first saw this image it bought back so many memories of my childhood with the best Nan in the world,  we didn’t have much money and no electricity, just gas light and an old copper boiler and wash day was always Monday.  I am sure it was a chore to Nan but to me it was the best time of the week I was allowed to play with Soap and Water and make a mess!!!! I will try to dig out the photo and post it on here.

 

I have used Copics to colour Rosie, the papers are a Nitwits download, the borders are punched with a Martha Stewart Border Punch, the 10mm Roses are from Wild Orchid Crafts, ribbon from Stash and Teapot Charm from Whiff of Joy .  The Sentiment is from the New Sentiments Collection being released at the same time as the Girlie Stamps by Lili of the Valley.

 

tea for twob

The Copics used are:

Flesh E21, E00, E000, E0000

Hair  E53

Dress, Turban, Teapot, R83, R81, RV000, RV0000, YG 25, YG23, YG 0000

 

SCACD Stamps are adding a fantastic new artist to their range, which currently includes the wonderful and popular Elisabeth Bell and Victoria Case.

SCACD Stamps - available at www.quixoticpaperie.co.uk - NEW ARTIST COMING 29th OCT 2010!

As the UK online exclusive store for SCACD Stamps, Elaine at Quixotic Paperie  will have the new stamps available  on release day – Friday 29th October 2010.  The Quixotic Paperie Design Team will also be joining forces with the SCACD Design Team for a big release day blog hop packed with inspiration and prizes!  Keep your eye on the Quixotic Inspirations blog for details!

In the meantime, you can put yourself in the running for some superb prizes!  Over at the Quixotic Inspirations blog you can enter for the chance to win the whole new artist collection!  That’s SEVEN gorgeous stamps plus a couple of little extras.  PLUS if you also visit the SCACD Store Blog you can enter for even more chances to win all the new stamps! 

ONE chance to win the full collection of new artist stamps at the Quixotic Paperie Store Blog
(draw ends 8pm UK time 28th Oct 2010)

FOUR chances to win the full collection of new artist stamps at the SCACD Store Blog
(draw ends 11pm EST 28th Oct 2010)

Don’t miss out on the chance to get your inky fingers on some yummy new rubber!

Hugs

Jacqui x

38 comments:

Lynne in NI said...

Awww what a sweetie, and how lovely to be reminded of those childhood memories!

Cheryl said...

oh wow hun totally adore this just love that image,and your detail as always just stunning,look forward too seing the photos hun hugs cheryl xxx

Sian said...

Gorgeous card, love the colours and the image - well it's a must for everyone!
hugs

Carol said...

Awww Jacqui, thanks for sharing all these sneak peeks. Can't wait for the NEC now. Need to must have these lol!! As always your lo and colouring is just brilliant. How lovely that it brought back such special memories for you. Would luv to see the pic. Hope you've had a fabby weekend. Lotsa luv xxxx

Vicky McClean said...

Hi Jac,

I always hated bright green or lime green but whilst doing some samples for Stephanie i used some bright green card and ribbon with baby pink and i loved the contrast and since love greens now especially with pink so i adore this card as i do all your cards, but this one is so, refreshing, bright and cheery!!! love it xxxxx hugs vicky www.the-artful-codger.blogspot.com xxxxx

Debbie said...

Love the pinks and greens together. And What a great story about you and Nan...hope you find that picture would love to see it.

Tammi said...

Ooohhh she's CUTE! Love the sentiments with these too, beautiful card Jacqui! Would love to see the photo of you, what a great memory! ~hugs

Val said...

This is a reall sweetie. Just love it. Definitely on my list at NEC.

Jacqui - your story reminds me of when I was a child - we were the same - my parents had our house built - no electricity or gas at the time, so it was Tilly lamps, and my mother had a copper for the clothes. We did have a rayburn that heated the water and was used for cooking.

When we finally got electricity Mum was in her element!

Hugs
Valxx

Sandra said...

very pretty!
Sandra

Kelly Schelske said...

This is adorable Jacqui, love the teapot charm!!

Niki Estes said...

Oh, she is so cute!

LINDA W. said...

OMGoodness the new stamps are so
very cute...I love them....your
cards are always so beautiful
Hugs from Texas
Linda

Dot said...

Oh she is sooo sweet. Can't wait to se the rest.
hugs Dorte

Lil Sis said...

Oh wow she is soo cute, Loving all the new releases cant wait for the NEC.

reading your post reminded me of my Nan who also washed on Mondays, the best bit for me was putting the sheets through the mangle!

Hugs Beccy xx

petra,s cards said...

wauw gweldig mooie kaart ik hou van de kleuren die u gebruikt hebt!! en de afbeelding is yummie!!
xx petra

Vixx handmade cards said...

She is too sweet Jacqui!, simply adorable and fab colours too,
hugs Vicky xx

Maria Therese said...

What a sweet card!!

Ria said...

Ahhh Jacqui what a lovely memory to have left of your nan ;)
Gorgeouss card.
hugs Ria

pinky said...

Its so cute Jacqui, and can just picture you in that turban, think you would still get away with it!
Pinky

Squirrel x said...

Wowza hun! I just love how you have coloured this adorable little lass, so pretty. Not sure I can imagine you in a turban so shall look forward to the photo! Hugs, Sxx

ribenaruby said...

Loved reading this post,so many treasured memories Jacqui and in those days that perhaps would have been a luxury...love the new image here and ofcourse the wonderful emebellishments you always use!Have a good day.

Pinkllilac said...

OMG this is stunning Jacqui I just adore this image and your card as usual is stunning too. Ohhh I can not wait for the release my fingers are itching :-)
Hugs Linda

debby4000 said...

Oh I'm loving the new stamps and what a wonderful cards you're making with them makes me want them even more.
I shall have to wait till the 12th not going to be able to get to the NEC.
luv
Debby

Line´s world said...

_A wonderful card- I love this image ;-)
hugs Line

Annie said...

another fabulous card and an adorable image Jacqui. do you know if these will be on a sheet of stamps, or individuals, or both? I hope there will be some left for us to order on line as I can't get to the NEC (even though my cards will be on show at the Cuddly Buddly stand!).
hugs, annie x

Astrid said...

Ohhhh so cute and gorgeous.
Hugs Astrid

Riet said...

Ohhhh wowwww Jacqui,What a wonderful card,I love the image and the colours.
So beautiful papers and the details.

Hugs Riet.x

Jacqueline's Weblog said...

Wow, this is super sweet, what a cute card, super!
Hugs Jacqueline

Nannieflash said...

Hi Jacqui, these new LOV stamps are so precious and I carnt wait to get to the NEC to get mine, they are gorgeous. Your card is beautiful and it would be lovely to see that photo of you as a little lass. With love na dhugs Shirleyxxxxx

Jannie said...

Wow, this is beautiful Jacqui. I love the colours and the details are fabulous.

Hugs Jannie

Trudy said...

Wow Jacqui this card is gorgeous. Wonderful design papers and a fabulous image.
Hugs Trudy

Cheryl said...

Oh so very sweet,beautiful colouring and love the charm!!!
Hugs xx

Rainmac said...

Oh, oh, oh, I NEED this stamp, she is absolutely adorable! I love your card Jacqui, it's beautiful in every way xxx

Tracy said...

This is fabulous Jacqui, I love it and the entire design is just perfect.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Juls said...

oh wow!!! Just utterly aodrable! Hugs Juls

Little K Smith said...

Aaaaww this is sooo gorgeous Jacqui! Another adorable new image, love the colours, gorgeous ribbons and love the little teapot charm too!
Can't wait to see your photo :)
Kelly.x

Pat said...

Beyond adorable Jacqui!!!!
Pat Frank

Debsg said...

Stop teasing. I need these new stamps NOW!

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