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Monday, 11 September 2017

Chocolate, love and tea.


Today's colours are happy ones,
 especially when  my fussy cut out girl has a tray of chocolates to share.
The colours are mainly shades of red ,  colours that also  can relate to being loved.
So these are the 'Colours in my World'  today for
Art Journal Journey






The base layers are stencils, paper napkins and a few splashes of colours.
I also added a scrap of material and saved it from ending up in  the bits box , never to see the light of day for another long period if time.
The clock die cut was painted red. I used a brad to add the pointers,  that way it can be whatever time in the day I choose.

Now hello to  the folk calling in from
 Bleubeard and Elizabeths








where every Tuesday we are made very welcome with a drinks related post

I am having my usual type  of brew today.
 I related to the second part of the words on the cup today....  I am tired.
All down to a family get together yesterday, with husband in charge of the kitchen, me eating  far to much food and drinking  a couple of glasses of wine.
Happy Tea  Day wishes to you all.



20 comments:

  1. the background with the several layers is great !!! Really sweet your journal fit to drink tea!
    I wish you a nice week
    Elke

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  2. oooh what gorgeous shades of red throughout your journal spread Yvonne!And your mug today-ha ha-love it. Happy T day!

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  3. Lovely art pages-love the pretty colors too
    Happy T Day Kathy

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  4. It is a chocolate and pinkish red kind of T day. You put SO much into your art and your backgrounds. I love that die. I can certainly see why it's so popular. You have made it truly special, too. And I fell in LOVE with that fabric. And to think you had it hidden away until just the right time.

    I had a good laugh at your adorable mug. I can relate to the last part (grin). Thanks for sharing your gorgeous art and your tea with us for AT this Tuesday.

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  5. Great combination here Yvonne, lovely colours. Sounds like you had a lovely day.xx [aNNie]

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  6. Lovely journal page, and glad you had a fun day with the family, and got to be waited on! Great colours again today. Happy T day, hugs, Valerie

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  7. gorgeous Background, and this clock die cut Looks great. put the pointers to an hour that allows a Long sleep;)
    happy t-day!

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  8. I'd like to meet this girl and have a little nibble. :) Great page. It is a happy one. Looks like you were happy when you made it. :) I feel like the quote on your mug this morning. But maybe because its so early in the morning. Happy T day Yvonne. Hugs-Erika

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  9. Love this fun image with that giant tray of chocolates!!

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  10. What a beautiful page! It speaks of love to me with the amazing background that you created with the stencils, napkin, splashes and splatters and your adornments are perfect ๐Ÿ˜. There is nothing I like better than spending time with family and after last week I can relate to your words of overindulgence and tiredness ...lol ๐Ÿ˜‰. Wishing you a very Happy chocolate filled T Day! J ๐Ÿ˜Š

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  11. Fun page. I love when a page has movement like the hands of the clock. Every day should be a chocolate kind of day. Such a deliciously, happy page. After your busy day with company, put your feet up and have a chocolate. Happy T Day

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  12. What a beautiful idea with the adjustable clock on this happy coloured page! I had some chocolate already - a new to me type with cookie crumbs in it - but I would like to take some chocolate as well from this lovely girl here!
    Sounds like your birthday was quite nice!
    Happy T-Day Yvonne and I am thinking of you and Ian - all the best!!!!♥
    Another beautiful COLOUR IN MY World entry - you are such an inspiring hostess! Thank you!!!
    oxo Susi

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  13. Yvonne its good to indulge now and then!! Hubby in the kitchen thats good .. if a little scarey...lol Love your Journal page! Happy T day! Hugs! deb

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  14. I love the quote on the cup. My hubby likes to cook sometimes, too, and it's nice to have somebody else fix :) Happy T Tuesday

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  15. to me a bit of chocolate is essential every day as we have to treat ourselves..so love our page

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  16. I know those chocolate kind of days, and the colours here are as uplifting as one of those little squares of chocolate heaven! Gorgeous page.
    Alison x

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  17. What a cute mug! always love me some chocolate and shades of red & pink!!Happy T Day a bit late!

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  18. I couldn't make it to tea this week, Yvonne, - we're traveling - but I just wanted to pop by and say, "hi."

    That's a lovely page and a great quote!

    Hugs, Eileen

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  19. Super journal page.......I can really relate to it too! ;)
    Belated T-day wishes

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  20. it's nice to have somebody else fix :) Happy T Tuesday


    jav

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