Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Word Art Wednesday and still packing

I haven't dropped off the planet, I am just super busy packing and taking care of a million things in preparation of our move! We're leaving in just a little over two weeks and Still lots to do!

I am still trying to get a bit of card making done, but since My stuff is about 85% packed it is getting a little more difficult.  I had to actually look for card stock to make a base with today!
I had originally thought I would leave all my card stock in the storage drawers.  Steve pointed out that a 85lb chest of drawers going up on a third floor might be a bit much for even the fittest movers.
If course, but when I came up with the brilliant idea I didn't know we would be living on a third floor!

We've got a beautiful apartment in a newly built community, I'll have a wonderful craft room with with a bathroom!  I keep telling myself with every box I pack this will be awesome when it is done -right now it is still in the scary stage! My craft room so far is in over 100 boxes.  I've tried to be very methodical  in my packing and I am only taking what I love and use.  No bits and pieces, no scraps and everything that is "like" is packed together.  I am hoping the unpacking will be quick and easy!  The new craft room will also have a walk in closet so all my craft business/class supplies will go on storage units in the closet - out of sight.  I am hoping to keep just about everything out of sight. all the ink pads will be in carts under the desk, on hand for when I work. paper and machine supplies on the big storage sets of  drawers, I will have them all on one wall with a counter on top - 12 feet of counter/stand up desk. my wood stamps and 12x12, ribbon, bling and unmounteds will goin in my 4 storage 12x12 towers.  I have 64 of these drawers in 4 towers.  putting the ummounteds in them might mean I need a few more. I can't wait to set up and share pictures with you!!

But happily it is Word Art Wednesday AND I was able to make my card!!

This weeks Beautiful verse by Karen Murray:



My Image:




Combining them:



My Card:


Today card is completely digital due to packing!

Thanks for stopping by and I hope you head over to Word Art Wednesday for more inspiration and to enter one of your own cards!





4 comments:

  1. OMG, I can't believe you are really leaving us and so soon! Ayyyyyyy! What will I do without you?? But, yes, I can't wait to see your new craft room too. Love this image and it fits very well with the inspiring quote. Hugs,Crystal

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  2. Love this card. Hope everything is going well with the packing. I live right off I-10 in the panhandle of Florida if you come this way! :)

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  3. Beautifully done- love the beautiful pop of color you used with your DP. I had fun putting together another card from one of your card kits- I have been 'thinking' about putting them together for too long now. Blessings and looks like you are very organized in your packing, and the new room sounds fabulous!

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  4. I love the colour combos, background paper and ribbon corners! Superb! I adore the way that you have printed the image on textured paper, something I haven't thought of doing before....must give it a try! TFS!

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