Thursday, 10 March 2011

I'm so excited ........................

because tomorrow I'm off on the Copicific weekend with Karen, Wendy and a group of others to the Devere Hotel near Abingdon. Wendy from Stamps and Memories has been organising it for a while now with Karen Watson, two lovely ladies I might add, both who I know at the moment are dreading it and what are they going to get? A hyper Jo, just what they need!! He He!!! Just me and my pens, pure bliss!! I am going to be unbearable at work tomorrow, well more than usual, may have to have an early finish!!! Shhhhh ............!!! But can you believe it, Wendy has the classes starting at 9am in the morning on Saturday and Sunday, can't a girl have a lie in. I have a feeling that this much needed break is going to take some recovering from!!! Anyway todays card I am entering into
the Penny Black Saturday Challenge which is more than one fold,
ABC challenge which is P for Pearls
and my favourite challenge ever Sweet Sketch Wednesday
Sorry about the photo the light is rubbish at this time of night.

I have used Penny Black - Cherries Jubilee and Cherries
Impression Obsession - Big Wishes
LOTV sentiment
Coloured with Copic Sketch and Ciao Markers
C00, C0, C1 and C3
E93, E95, E97, E99 and E000
YG11 andYG13
R20, R22, R24 and R27
BG0000, BG00 and BG01
Nestibilities Circles, Scalloped Circles and Lables 1
Papers are MME - Spring Papers
Lace, Card and Pearls from Stash
Hope you like it, am off now to pack!! My craft stuff is already packed and ready to go, now have to get the rest sorted!! Priorities ................
See you soon with a weekend report
Hugs Jo x


  1. Oh my....I wish I was going to a Copic retreat. Enjoy every minute of it. It is always nice to get a break from work. This would be heaven. Your easel card is adorable. I love that image and all your fun added emblishments. Thanks for joining us Jo.
    Nancy SSW-DT

  2. Hi Jo, I so wish is was coming with you to a Copic workshop how I would love to learn more and have a girlie weekend away. Love your card super cute and that's a great Penny Black image great job. Have fun this weekend and really enjoy yourself.
    Thanks so much for sharing your card with us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday and good luck.
    Kathie SSW-Design Team

  3. Suloinen hiirulainen-nämä Pennyn hahmot pcat niin hauskoja ja hellyttäviä!
    Kiitos osallistumisestasi ABC-haasteeseen tällä viikolla! Palaathan ensi viikolla myös!
    Onnea arvontaan-tällä viikolla palkinto on hieno!

  4. Hi Jo,
    Have a wonderful weekend sounds like lots of fun. I'm working boo hoo!!!!
    Love the cute card
    Hugs Lol xx

  5. Adorable cute card Jo and have fabulous weekend.

  6. awww.w.. this is such a sweet card! Thanks for joining us at The ABC Challenge this week! Good Luck!

  7. Wow, what a fun weekend you have planned!!!!! And what a fabulous card you have here! I never think to make an easel card, and they are so wonderful!!! Thanks for joining us this week at SSW.


  8. gorgeous easel card jo....have a great weekend playing with your copics......thanks for joining in the fun this week at Penny Black Saturday...hugs kath xxx

  9. What a cute card!

    Thanks for joining us at ABC this week


  10. Oh this is brilliant! Thanks for joining in this week at PBSC! xxx

  11. Lovely cheery card with such a sweet image. Sounds like a fab weekend, wish I was there with you. Have fun. Marianne x

  12. Such a sweet card Jo! Great iamge, I love the cherries & the lace is very pretty. Hope you have a fab weekend it sounds fun. Thanks so much for joining us this week @ SSW :)

    Genevieve SSW-DT

  13. Oh you lucky, lucky girl. I hope it was everything you hoped for.

    Thanks for joining our Pearls challenge at ABC with your super sweet card.

    Lin xx

  14. Aww this is absolutely gorgeous Jo, super cute and beautifully coloured as always.
    I hope you've had a fabby weekend and haven't worn the others out too much being hyper lol. I think it's a perfect weekend break for you hunny, you so deserve it.
    I've not had much time to play with my copics yet, I've been trying to get ahead with some DT cards I may just be back wanting a tutorial lol
    hugs Mandy xx

  15. Great card Jo! I love this darling image and how you've colored it. Wonderful easel card that keeps the focus on the image and shows off your great embellishments. Thanks for sharing this with us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday!
    Sharon, SSW-DT

  16. What a sweetheart of a card - just adorable! I hope your Copic weekend was a blast! Thanks so much for joining us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

    Peace & Luv,

  17. You have beautiful cards Jo, I think Wendy showed me some of your stunning creations at the Copic Weekend.
    It was very nice to meet you and I will see you again soon at the demo day in April.
    p.s. its nice to see that I am not the only person that takes a long time to complete a card!


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