Monday, April 4, 2011

It's Just INKlined's Blog Hop Time

 
Just when I'm getting into the swing of March it's all over and here we are at the start of April - which means it's time for another DT Blog Hop from the gals at Just INKlined.
This months theme is brought to you by our hostess with the mostess Jeni, and that's where all the hopping fun begins. Jeni has chosen Bring In Spring for our theme this month. If you are already on the hop you should have landed here from the fabulous Jak's blog.


Now living in Australia we have a looooong way to go before we hit Spring - not until September 1st in fact. But it's always nice to celebrate to re-birth of nature with my friends from the Northern Hemisphere - maybe our Winter won't seem so long that way - LOL.

When I think of Spring I always think of meadows of flowers and my neighbours sunflowers starting their journey towards Summer - so I popped these memories onto my card. I used the Sunflower image which is available HERE and the "meadow" was created using some Basic Grey DP for the background.

For your next stop Spring on over the the gorgeous Toni's blog, where I'm sure they'll be a little piece of sunshine waiting.

And if you get lost along the way here's the hop order for you - all the blog links are on my left sidebar under the Just INKlined logo.

Jeni, Jak, Debbie (ME), Toni, Meesh, Karen, Cathy, Heidy, Lydia, Joyce

xXx

28 comments:

Christine Henderson said...

I love sunflowers...so I love your card! Beautiful Deb...as always! Luv & hugs xo

debby4000 said...

Oh this is wonderful Debbie and what brilliant work with the sunflowers.
luv
Debby

Cathy said...

Oh Debbie, I love the colors and the dp you chose is wonderful for your beautifully colored image.

Toni said...

loving this card Debbie and the image is coloured fabulously love it Toni x

Andrea L - EnchantINK said...

You almost convinced me that summer was on the way! (Almost ... but not quite!) Sweet design, Debbie! Hugs xxaxx

shersl84bed said...

Wonderful card, beautiful coloring on the flowers.

Smiles Sher
ShersL84bed@aol.com

Kristel said...

That is a gorgeous card Debbie!!
Hugs Kristel

Janetlynne said...

beautiful

♥ Lydia ♥ said...

Absolutely gorgeous Debbie...just loving everything about it xx

heidy said...

Oh this is beautiful Debbie!
Love the sunflowers
Hugs Heidy

Renkata said...

Hi Debbie,
ohhh what warm and happy card.
Very beautifly done.
great ribbon.

Margie said...

Gorgeous! Love the flowers!

Gram's Treasures said...

Wonderful spring card Debbie...that sunflower is gorgeous. Works great with that DP too.
Joyce xx

Jak Heath said...

beautiful, Van Gough eat your heart out.

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Debbie.

Hugs Riet.xx

Karen J said...

Gorgeous Debbie .. fantastic colouring xx

Debbie said...

Love this card, such a spring feeling xx

Flip-Flop Creations said...

Beautiful! Love your design Debbie! Great mesh ribbon and flourishes. ~jeni :)

Paper Bagley said...

Well done...the choice of ribbon brings it together in a soft touch...hoppin' along...Tootsie

meeshka said...

It's stunning, Debbie... a real work of art :) XX

cardchick's world said...

fabulous!!!! great coloring.....sunflowers have a special place in my heart....

Lisa Lynn said...

What a beautiful card. Love the way the bud hangs over. The ribbon is a neat fiber for spring.

Lisa Jane said...

oh wow gorgeous sunflowers .. so pretty
lisa x

Annette Bowes said...

Beautiful card Debbie, gorgeous colouring of such a lovely sunflower image! Perfect matching papers! Lovely to see you on Saturday for a quick catch up lol! Take CareX:)

Lynda said...

This is sooooo cool Debbie. LOVE IT!!! It's one of those cards that make you go WOW!!!I am sooooooooooooooo jealous of your colouring ability it ain't funny!!! I am now just gunna stare at the card some more...so if u'll excuse me............ooxx

Kristine said...

Hi there Debs!! Sorry I haven't been by too often lately... you've been making some REALLY CUTE stuff here!! I'm off to work but will try to comment on more individually soon! Have a great day =) Hugs! Kris

Lisa Hjulberg said...

Hey you! I've missed you! What's going on "down under"?

I just breezed through your last several posts and I see that things just get better and better around here... how do you do it? What's your secret? Pure talent, that's what.

Love you!
Lisa

steve.rawles said...

Beautiful card, the subtle colours work really well with your embellishments.