Thursday, 26 May 2011

Happy Birthday to my brother

Picture taken by me at Calke Abbey In Derbyshire, April 2011

It is my brother Richards 35th Birthday tomorrow 27th May. Being as AJ and I are taking him out for a Chinese meal straight after work tomorrow, I thought I'd wish him a great birthday this evening. I've made him a card but I don't want to show on the blog until after he has seen it for himself.

Happy Birthday Rich, my Ickle Brother xx

Good Evening from Pickle Land

Hope to speak to you very soon

Love Lesley xx

Wednesday, 25 May 2011

some cards to share

Sticking with the colour scheme from the Colour Blog Hop, here are three cards I have made in the last couple of weeks

Good Evening from Pickle Land

Hope to speak to you very soon

Lesley xx

Saturday, 14 May 2011

Colour Combo Blog Hop

Welcome to the Colour Combo Blog Hop using this as our colour inspiration.

If you have arrived from A Room of My Own, you are in the right place! If you are here and didn't come from a previous blog, welcome and please feel free to view the listing below my post so you can go back to the beginning of this blog hop.

This is a page I creating using a favourite picture of one of my cats Willow. Willow was only about four months old when she climbed into my Radley bag that was hanging up on one of my doors. She was so tiny then.

Some of the products I have used are: Kraft, mustard and light teal cardstock from Bassill and American crafts; other papers are Refinish Restoration Collection from cratepaper, Lace Restoration Collection by Cratepaper, Life is Beautiful "Pocket Full of Posies from Sassafraslass, kraft scroll embellishment from Scrap FX, buttons by Coates, blue and gold gems found in my craft stash, and ribbon from Dear Lizzy range (I think) from American Crafts

Listings for participants in this blog hop are as follows:


9) You are here at Adventures in Pickle Land

Thank you for visiting Adventures in Pickle Land. I hope you return back soon

Please head over to to continue on this fabulous colour combo blog hop.

Happy Hopping

Lesley xx

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