Back to School

One down three to go _____.   I suddenly realised it was just a little over a week till the schools went back – and given that the post can take a while to get from France to the UK, I needed to make cards for our grandchildren rather quickly.  This is the first of these cards.   It’s for my elder granddaughter, and as her uniform will be red and grey I thought the colours were appropriate.   She is not only going from the Infants into the Juniors – but changing schools as well – which she is very excited about.

I used an image from TPS – Back to School – and I coloured it with Promarkers and Copics. The papers are from Nitwits Bear Academy and I cut the lined paper with a die from          Marianne Designs.  The ribbon is from my stash, the stars were cut with a punch and the sentiment is computer generated.

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 I would like to enter my card into these challenges –

The Paper Shelter Challenge – Back to School                                            http://thepapershelter.blogspot.fr/2015/08/challenge-215-back-to-school.html

Cute Card Thursday – Back to School                                            http://cutecardthursday.blogspot.fr/2015/08/challenge-387-back-to-school_20.html

Cutie Pie Challenge – Cute and Girlie                              http://cutiepiechallenge.blogspot.fr/2015/08/challenge-90-cute-and-girlyand-dt-call.html

Crafty Girls Creations Challenge – Anything Goes                                                              http://crafty-girls-creations.blogspot.fr/2015/08/challenge-2.html

Love to Scrap Challenge – Anything Goes                                               http://lovetoscrapchallengeblog.blogspot.fr/2015/08/ltscb-60-anything-goes.html

Papertake Weekly Challenge – To Die For                                                   http://papertakeweekly.blogspot.fr/2015/08/to-die-for.html

Penny’s Paper-Crafty Challenge – Anything Goes                                            http://pennyschallenges.blogspot.fr/2015/08/welcome-to-pennys-challenge-241.html

9 thoughts on “Back to School

  1. Very sweet- I love the layout and design of the card. The lined notebook paper is a perfect effect. Good luck with your challenge at Penny’s Paper-Crafty.
    Amy-DT

  2. Love these papers, they fit the theme exactly ,I am sure she will love the card .It is a great idea to match her uniform too. j

  3. Perfect sweetie I just love your layout and colours and the gorgeous image too, Thank you for joining us at The Paper Shelter this time, hugs Pops x

  4. Great card, Alison – really cute image and I love the little bit of note paper you’ve added.

    Thanks for joining us at the Crafty Girls Challenge, Cute Card Thursday, Penny’s and the Cutie Pie Challenge.

    Helen x

  5. Great back to school card and lovely background papers. Thank you for your entry into our anything goes challenge at Love To Scrap.

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