Friday, September 12, 2014

Warning! Danger! Hide!

I'm gonna let you in on a family ... well ... I can't really call it a secret ... maybe ... politics? 
I have a sister who's been widowed over a year now. I think maybe about two months after my BIL passed away, may he rest in peace, my widowed sister called and got on to me like she was my mother! After she let all out, she tells me to have our other sister call her. So I get off the phone and I IMMEDIATELY called the other sister and told her she needed to call the widowed sister. She nervously asked why. I informed her the widowed sister was on a rampage. Other sister tells me she's not gonna call her because widowed sister has been so mean lately. I answered "Yeah! I know!" So as sisters do, we got to talking about widowed sister's moodiness. Other sister tells me she thinks widowed sister needs to get laid. *GASP* I was thinking it but I was NOT gonna be the one to say it! lol Ssooo ... anyway ... we've been having to deal with widowed sister ... I've gotten really close to hanging up on her a couple of times! She's super lucky our mother raised us to respect each other ... especially the older siblings. 
Ssooo ... when I saw this image ... a thought came into my head ... and I couldn't let go of it! I made this for other sister .... for fun ... for Halloween:
Teehee! I'm gonna write a personal message to other sister on the inside ... something along the lines of ... 'You've been warned' ... maybe ... or 'Her name is ___' or maybe even just 'She's coming!' ... lol I don't know ... I'll think of something!
Ssooo... anyway... I'd like to enter my card into these challenges:
I went with the sketch and this is it:
Card Recipe:
Images: Autumn and Halloween Fence from Paola's Papers purchased recently
Image colored with Copic markers, Liquid Applique, Glossy Accents, Stickles Glitter Glue in Midnight Black and Star Dust, black glitter and silver gel pen from my long-hoarded stash
Embossing Folder: Hobby Lobby's The Paper Studio purchased in 2013
Ink: Tim Holtz Distressed Ink Black Soot purchased in 2013
Plain black and purple card stock from my long-hoarded stash
Thanks for stopping by!


  1. LOL does sister No 1 read your blog! poor dear but maybe sister No 2 is right. Family can be better than any soap opera. Thank you for sharing this (wonderful card btw) with us at Craft-Room challenge. Your post has made my day XOXO Zoe

    1. I hope not! lol No, no one in my family reads my blog... that I know of... I guess I'll be finding out! ;)

  2. Lovely looking card. Thanks for playing with us over at the Paper Shelter this week.
    Love n hugs

  3. Wonderful card Ema. Beautifully done. Love reading your blog. Beautiful card. Great colours and design. Thank you for joining us at Creative Knockout this week. Judy DT

  4. Great card with an interesting story. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter.

    Nikki S

  5. Very colorful card!

    Thank you for joining us at the Anything Embossing challenge at Cuttlebug Mania!

    Cuttlebugs & Hugs

  6. love the great colours you used here - great card --thank you so much for playing along at TPS challenge this week - hope we see you again soon hugs Judith x

  7. families!!! great card! thanks for sharing with us at Craft Room Challenge, Debi xxx

  8. Great card - those pumpkins just pop

    Thanks for playing along at Cuttlebug Mania this time and hope to see you again soon x

  9. A fabulous card! Thanks for joining us at Your Next Stamp.

  10. Ha, funny story! Sad that she lost her husband, though. Love this richly colored card! Thanks for playing with us at YNS!

  11. Great Card. Perfect for our outdoors theme.
    Thanks for playing in our challenge over at Creative Knockouts!
    ♥ Monica
    DT for Creative Knockouts Challenge!


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