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Sunday, June 28, 2015

Green is the color of my true loves eyes

Green is the prime color of the world,
and that from which its loveliness arises
- Pedro Calderon de la Barca

Good morning!
WOW! Can you believe we are half way through the year already?

In less than 5 months, my husband and I celebrate 30 years of marital compromise. (And if you are wondering, yes - his eyes are green)

After that the Holidays come marching in and shortly after that I will leave for Japan to help my daughter pack up her apartment for her return to the United States after living abroad for 4 years.
Dates that seemed so far away are now almost upon us.

Of those dates ... this saddest is this one as it is my last challenge as a Designer for the CAS Challenge at The Outlawz. Personal challenges and the need to spread my wings has driven me to this decision. But I leave much richer in friendships and growth.

The Outlawz was the first place I ever had the nerve to enter a challenge and then Colleen asked me to join the Design Team. Firsts all around and remembered with a full heart. Although no longer a part of the Design Team, I will always be a part of The Outlawz as it is a part of me.

The Sponsor this month is Fresh Brewed Designs and the challenge is to create a CAS card or project that uses the color green.

Here is my 5 x 7 card. I used the #96 BEEE-utifulBee from Fresh Brewed Designs. paper piecing her dress, shoes and purse.

Such a fun image!

Image: #96 BEEE-utiful Bee - paper pieced and colored with Copics
"Decorative Dots" embossing folder from Sizzix/Stampin Up!
Card stock: The Paper Studio and Stampin Up!
Die: Rectangles, curved from Spellbinders
DP from DCWV
Googly eyes from my stash
Sentiment from The Angel Company

Thanks for stopping by!
(Hugs) Cara


Willeke said...

Hi Cara,
what a lovely card, love the funny image !

Tina Goodwin said...

Super cute Cara! You have a lot going on for you in the next year. All very good and exciting. Hugs