Sunday, September 4, 2011

No Cooking Recipe Card Challenge #103

This was the challenge over at House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge Blog. We had to make a “recipe” card and use a House Mouse, a Happy Hopper or a Gruffie. My recipe is from a good friend’s recipe book and it is AWESOME…..Watermelon Salad. There sure have been a few stumbling blocks along the way in making this card. First I couldn’t get my printer to work to print the recipe on to the card stock then I had to hand write the recipe….glad it isn’t a long one. I will replace the card with a computer generated one when I get a chance. Although I am not unhappy with the outcome.
I made a pocket card and this is the closed version. below is the recipe card out of the pocket.
I used a Happy Hopper called “seed  shooter” the cardstock is Real Red and GP white. The ribbon is from my stash. Thanks for stopping by today to have a look at what I have been doing this weekend.
May the sun always shine on your windowpane; May a rainbow be certain to follow each rain; May the hand of a friend always be near you; May God fill your heart with gladness to cheer you.
Irish Blessing


Lynn's Place said...

You couldn't have picked a more perfect image for your salad recipe...awesome job...tfs

Sue said...

What a great image to go with your recipe. I love that you photographed it in the garden too. Pretty red pocket card and your handwritten recipe looks great! Thanks for sharing with us at the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.


Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous recipe card :-) very cute image and the handwritten recipe is perfect ,, no need to re do it on the comp :-)

I am admiring your garden too ,, is that a purple hibiscus ? I never saw one that colour, I only have red and yellow in my garden but will look for purple now !! :-)

please consider turning off word verification x

thanks for joining us on the HM&F Monday Challenge :-)
Lols x x x

America said...

Totally CUTE, Fun idea to photograph outdoors! Great Recipe Take! Thanks so much for playing along with us at House-Mouse & Friends Monday Challenge. We enjoy seeing you here and hope to see you joining us again next time! :)

Sue said...

Hi Barbara
a fabulous creation, awesome colouring, great papers, thank you for joining us at House Mouse & Friends this week, hope to see you next time, sue,x

Gail said...

awww perfect colors for a watermelon the pocket card..all put together perfect..tfs..loves ya

Anonymous said...

Oh my word this is so darling!! I love the pocket style you've created for your recipe and the image is colored beautifully!! :) Thanks so much for playing along with us at House Mouse & Friends! I hope you will join us again! HUGS - Vicki guest designer

Christine said...

Awww how cute is this likkle guy sweet image great colouring fab take on the Recipe chall.

thanks for sharing with us at HM & Friends chall Monday this wk

smiles Christine xx

Eve said...

lol, how cute, with those watermelon seeds!! LUv it!:-)