Wednesday, 10 June 2015

Fly away

If blogger behaves itself and correctly posts this scheduled post, when you read this I will have flown away on my holiday..........
I will have jetted away to sunny climes. I took these photos last year on the plane on our way to Rhodes and never posted them...I really like them so I decided to share them today.
There is something rather special about the view from a plane isn't there.

I have packed these to read, holidays are the only time I get time to read fiction!

I have also pack a few crafting supplies so that I can work on a holiday journal whilst I am away.

So today's card challenge has to be holiday related. I made it just for fun for my Hb with distress inks and added a fun seahorse stamp by Red Lead which I then repeat stamped on grunge paper for extra depth. The little beach themed words I printed from my computer. The great bubble stamp is by Ryn. The shells are grunge paper which have been inked and crackled with crackle paste.
I would like to enter my card into the following challenges;

Mixed Media World Vintage
Artistic stamper summer is on its way
Rubber dance sunny sand/yellow/ ocean green/blue colours
Stamp and Create summer fun 
Cute card Thursdays summer colours
Take it make it texture my texture is the crackle on the shells and also the grunge paper cut out seahorse
Cute card Thursdays summer colours
Anything but cute make it masculine
Noor! here comes summer 
The Craft Barn For the man in your life

Now I can hear you all asking...where have we gone? Well this is a place we last visited just before I started blogging so I will tease you with a couple of  photos taken 5 years ago.......and let you guess.....this will be a similar view from our balcony..
and here is the local town we can walk down to...
any ideas??

Back soon,

Take care,

Bye for now,

Jane x


  1. Have a lovely time dear Jane!!!! xoxoRobin

  2. Wow, awesome underwater scene!! I'm working on something water related as well, and I'm super jealous you have the Dylan Ryan bubbles stamp!! I love the seaweed in the background and your seahorse is so amazing!! As usual you have blown me away Jane!! I hope you are having a wonderful time on your vacation!

    Thank you so much for joining us at Anything But Cute for our 'Make It Masculine' challenge, it's always a pleasure to see your work! Hugs, Pamellia DT :)

  3. Wishing you both a wonderful holiday, Jane!
    Helen xox

  4. Well I'm not going to guess because I know where you are but I think I might have guessed correctly had I not known with that rather large 'mountain' in the background! ;) Oh I wish I was there with you it looks amazing!
    Lucky you getting to sit next the window in the plane, my Hb always gets the window seat so he can take photos!!!
    Have fun, fun, fun my friend and I hope you find some pretty seahorses!!!
    V x

  5. Oh hope you are having a fabulous time!! Jealous, me, nooooooo ;) (We're off to Centre Parcs in a few weeks. it's almost the same - ha ha). Bethxx

  6. Your card and these views are quite breathtaking!
    Have a wonderful Holiday my Friend!
    (I'm going to star Poldark)

  7. Hi Jane,

    Fabulous creation, love the seahorse. Mmm, holiday destination...Italy Perhaps??? Enjoy your time away I am looking forward to seeing your holiday creations when you return.

    Love & Hugs

    Jacquie J xxx

  8. Bon voyage to you and your hb. I think I know where you're going!! 0-:
    Have some fun in the sun and enjoy your reading time, Jane. Poldark will be finally broadcast here this month!! Looking forward to it.
    (Will get caught up on your old posts.)

    Anne and family xx

  9. oh your card is just stunning - really beautiful make - I adore it. scenes look very spanish to me - enjoy yourself wherever you are xx

  10. I wish you a wonderful Holiday! I, too, love to take photos from the plane :-)
    Your card is simply gorgeous!! Thank you so much for entering our June challenge over at the Rubber Dance blog.

  11. I know you're going to have a fabulous vacation with your beloved.. I look forward to photos. Have fun! ((hugs)), Teresa :-)

  12. Gorgeous make! Absolutely love seahorses! I hope you have a wonderful holiday and a safe return home! Thank you for entering our challenge at Mixed Media World! Ingrid x

  13. Fabulous. Love all the beach and water elements you have added, especially the seahorse and the bubbles. Have a lovely vacation - feeling jealous here. Thanks for joining us at Anything But Cute.

  14. Hello dear Jane,

    Happy holidays! All seems fantastic, you will have the greatest time! Enjoy your crafts there too, it will be truly unique experience creating there.

    Sunny greetings from Finland!


  15. Fabulous card, fabulous pictures and fabulous books!! Enjoy your holiday. Thank you for joining in The Craft Barn Challenge.
    Jane x

  16. Fabulous little project ..... love the seahorses. Have a great holiday .... the views are spectacular! Thank you for joining in with the Craft Stamper Challenge ..... good luck! Linda xx

  17. Lovely card jane, thank you for joint img in the fun at the Artistic Stamper

  18. A fabulous card. Enjoy your holiday.

  19. Enjoy your vacation!!! Love the sea themed card and such a fun design! Thank you so very much for joining our Make It Masculine challenge at Anything But Cute!
    Samra DT

  20. Enjoy your holiday Jane. Love the card, I just adore sea horses. Thanks for joining us at Noor! Design this month.

  21. Oh it looks amazing, hope your having or had a good time if your back, lol. Fab card as usual. Thanks for joining us at Noor Design UK for our Here Comes Summer challenge.
    Owner Noor Design UK

  22. Hi I hope you are having a lovely time I am just back from corfu and didn't want to come home. Beautiful card thank you for entering it into the Artistic Stamper Challenge

  23. Such a beautiful underwater scene, those bubbles are amazing and the seahorse looks so real too! Thanks for joining us at Anything But Cute xx


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