Tuesday, 1 November 2011

Passion For Promarkers - a day at the zoo!

Our theme for this week at Passion For Promarkers is 'a day at the zoo', chosen by the lovely Emma.  A nice fun one I think :o)  We're sponsored by Joanna Sheen so our lucky winner will receive a £10 voucher to spend in her fab online shop.



I've used the super cute Marco monkey from DigiStamp Boutique, coloured with promarkers, flexmarkers and koh-i-noor pencils.  I love the new flexmarker brown shades!  The papers are Doodlebug, with Stampin' Up textured kraft card, the bright green card is a scrap of DCWV.  Number 3 cut with the sizzix 'night & day' alphabet, sentiment is Stampin' Up.

I'm entering my card for the following challenges:

Well I should be frantically running around doing housework today (got visitors tomorrow and let's just say my house sports the 'lived in' look lol) but I've got a rotten cold and I really can't be bothered!  So I might just sit here for the morning and catch up with some commenting instead... maybe I'll summon some energy and enthusiasm for cleaning later, you never know!

44 comments:

  1. Such a cool card, love the colour combo and the colouring is great. Dust bunnies don't like to be disturbed and seem to multiply every time I try so I have stopped trying lol

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  2. Awww hoe cute is he Lisa, such a sweet card. Thank you for your kind comment on my gift bags... Sending big hugs Jo xxx

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  3. Oh this is so cute. Love that leafy paper and your sky is awesome.
    Hope the cold goes soon - there seems to be loads of people suffering at the mo - mine went away last week!!
    Thanks for your good luck wishes for Louise, she will really appreciate them.
    Hugs
    Denise xx

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  4. Hiya sweets love this awesome card & I'm soooo loving this cute monkey he is just lush. Love your sky as well hun.
    Do ya know energy has to build up but in order for it to build up you have to REST!!! So you cant POSSIBLY do any cleaning yet hun you will burn out & the there will be all that smoke.....well ya gotta think of the enviroment hun........

    Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

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  5. This is absolutely gorgeous! Fresh, bright and fun!! I must look out some animal images to join in!

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  6. Hi Lisa,

    A girl after my own heart!! lol! Your visitors are coming to see you not your housework!! We just need to be strong and try to remember that though :/

    Great fun card, your colouring looks soooo easy - if only!! As for the clouds, blimey, they are fab too!

    Feel better soon!
    Keryn x

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  7. What a super fun card, am loving the Doodlebug paper and fun image, Luv Sam x

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  8. aww I love this, the background is fab he is so cute! Joey x

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  9. What a cute card!!! Fantastic! I always enjoy visiting your blog
    best wishes
    Cathi

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  10. Love that term 'lived in look'..... I'll have to use that one more often ! Lol.
    Marco monkey is so cute, love him swinging through the aperture :)
    Hope you feel more 'human' soon :)
    Jenny x

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  11. Oh Lisa this is so cute,love it!
    Hope your feeling better soon hun!
    Hugs Heidy

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  12. Another really cute card, love the image and your papers. We're in spring here now...hay fever!! So I'm in sympathy. I know what you mean about visitors, when I get some and my house is not clean (I am a bit of a fuss pot in that regard) the first thing I say is "oh, don't look at my floor" and of course the first thing they do is...look at my floor. You'd think I'd just learn to shut up and rely on their good manners to not mention it, lol. Dee

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  13. Hi Lisa, another fab card! Such fun - love the image and the sky (how did you do that?). Awwww poor you with the cold, hope you feel better soon. Sarah

    PS, know what you mean about the 'lived in' look - my house is always like that!!!

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  14. Fabulous card love your image and colour choice. Thanks for joining us at CFM, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxx

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  15. Oh such a sweet little monkey and your coloring is amazing my friend!! :) Thanks for sharing!! HUGS

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  16. Too cute Lisa, these colours work really well together and I love your clouds, perfectly done hun...I've yet to try these on my cards...aaarrrggghhh :) Donna x

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  17. Love this card - my Daughter would love this monkey. Hugs, Claire x

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  18. Ooh very cute hun....so love the gorgeous colours and fab image...

    big hugs Vicky xx

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  19. So cute Lisa and you've chosen the perfect papers for the image. Fab colouring as usual.

    You can't possibly do HW with a cold - you need to put your feet up and rest!
    xx

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  20. This is so cute! Love the colours and the monkey flying through the sky is fab :)

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  21. Your card is a real sweetie Lisa and the housework? You could always get the visitors to help out! Vx

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  22. What a fab happy bright card Lisa. It is so cute xx Hope the cold clears up soon xx

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  23. Fabulous card Lisa, love the bright colours and great image! Homes our supposed to look lived in lol!
    Helen x

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  24. stunning card lisa.fab papers and design and i love the cheeky monkey :D
    i hope you feel better soon hun.

    xx coops xx

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  25. This is a brilliant card Lisa, love the super cute image which you've coloured perfectly and fantastic DP's too :o)
    Hugs,
    Cazza
    xxx

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  26. Great card Lisa, he's really cute. Janette x

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  27. This is super Lisa, love the cloud background!!

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  28. A gorgeous card with such a cute image. I love your leafy DP too. Thanks for joining us this week at CCC.

    Liza x

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  29. Hi Lisa

    A lovely cheeky monkey .. .. with a great background.

    I hope you feel better soon.

    Hopefully your visitors are coming to see you and not your level of housekeeping.

    I always say that if it is good enough for me and my family to live in then it is good enough for anyone else!! LOL!!!

    Love Jules xx

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  30. Gorgeous card, great colours and a delightful little character :o)
    Jackie xx

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  31. What a super cute card, I love the little monkey, he's such a cheeky chappie! Fab paper! Thanks for taking part in my Leaf challenge at Cupcake this week, Shelly ;)

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  32. Fab card for a little monkey Lisa... love it!
    HUgs
    Christine x

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  33. This is so adorble Lisa, love the cute monkey and gorgeous colours. We have the lived in look going on over here too. lol!

    Donna x

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  34. Great use of our sketch and such a fab image! Thank you for joining in at Fetch A Sketch – hope you can join us again for the next challenge! Fetch A Sketch Challenges

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  35. Too cute, Lisa! Your image is adorable and your papers are perfect! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake and good luck! Delphine xx

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  36. Your card is adorable, and I love those billowy clouds! Thanks for playing along with Stamps R Us!

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  37. Stunningly gorgeous - love it...xx

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  38. Hi Lisa this is both fabby and fun, love that cute little monkey also the colours and design a super card.
    Hugs
    Lorraine x

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  39. Such a cute card, perfect for a 3 year old. Jx

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  40. oh I LOVE this!!! Your card is so beautifully put together and your colouring is awesome! I've become a follower! Thanks so much for playing along with us over at Fetch A Sketch! x

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