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Saturday, 20 April 2013

Howdy Doody


The saga of the printers goes on - first one completely kaput - binned. The second one John got from work says they were getting rid of it - obvious why when I tried to use it - sounded like an exocet and printed with many various smudges - binned. Got the old printer out of the loft - just needed new inks - bought them - its that old had to be recleaned which used ALL the pink and blue ink- at least it does print black but as soon as that goes I am buying a new printer - which is what I should have done last week - as I have spent over £50 on inks this week thinking thats what the problem was - on a happy note I have just won £40 on last weeks lottery so I am only £15 out of pocket. aaaaaaaaaarggghhhhhhhh

Anyway, I have been using stamps as in proper wooden ones rather than my lovely digis. Here is a card I have just finished - I have finally opened up my Lily of the Valley paper pad - but it hurt!!!
I can enter this little fellow into the following challenges
sketchsaturday - sketch
daringcardmaker - childs play
stampwithsarahkay. - for a boy

have a lovely weekend

16 comments:

  1. r printer sorted.fab card margrit,love the colours.
    hope you get your printer sorted.
    sue xx

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  2. ooo super little card margrit ... love that little cowboy ... my husband is a cowboy fanatic and loves watching all the oldies on the tv ... hope you have a great weekend ... just blog hopping ... happy crafting and love sandy xx
    ps I know just what you mean about using the paper pad ... just be very frugal eh !! xx

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  3. Hi Margrit, Brilliant card...love the cowboy image....great colours...Julieannex

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  4. Great card - love the image and the papers go perfectly.

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  5. Oh, what a nightmare, Margrit - technology rarely does make lifde easier in my experience! On a more positive note, your card is great, love the colours, details and all the embellishments. Just hopping by, hope you’re having a great weekend!

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  6. Lovely card, love the little image and those papers, kate

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  7. Ahh this is gorgeous, love that fun image, papers and your fab design

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  8. love the cute image and gorgeous papers
    carol x

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  9. Sounds like you are having a bad time with printers at the moment, i hope things improve for you.

    Great stamp (i must hunt out mine), great papers - i have the country lady ones and love them, Luv Sam x

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  10. great card - hope you get a new printer soon!

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  11. so stunning margrit.fab design and i love your cowboy :D

    xx coops xx

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  12. What a lovely card - that image is so cute! Thanks for joining in with my Child's Play dare this week at The Daring Cardmakers x

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  13. Super cute card - fab image and great LO.
    Thanks for playing with us at Stampavie and More this time
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

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Thank you for your lovely comments