Friday, March 16, 2012

best friends too

Hi!  I've made another best friends card.  This time it is for Tiddly Inks Challenge -- Best Friends Forever.  Have you seen the new Wryn & Emmy digi?  So cute! 

Remember my whatcha doin? card?  See HERE.  For this card, I decided to give Wryn a best friend neighbor.

Wouldn't that be the best if your best friend lived next door to you?  And she also was a stay at home mom like you and wanted to craft all day while the kids were at school and you could share crafting stuff together?  It'd be like a dream!  I'm sure no chores or errands would be completed if this were the case for me.

So this digi is called Whatcha doing?  Cute!  I cut out her fingers to overlap the window frame.  The flowers were given to me by Jenny from Sister Stamps when I won some candy recently.  Aren't they super cute?  The word bubble and sentiment is from MFT's Say What die/stamp set.

Here is Wryn Whatcha Doin'?  I printed the images slightly larger than my previous card so I had to make the windows a bit larger which turned this card into a larger card.  I folded an 8.5 x 11 inch cardstock in half to accommodate both girls and their windows/homes.

Anyway, when I was in elementary school my best friend was my neighbor.  We lived in an apartment building and she lived 2 floors below me.  She'd come over or I'd go over there and it was so fun!  We'd walk home together and go to 7-11 for some snacks after school.   But she moved away to Texas in the 6th grade.  I think her father was in the military.  We were pretty faithful pen pals for a long time and she even came back to visit when we were a little older but we lost touch after that.  I wonder what she does now. 

Thanks for reading and have a great weekend!

17 comments:

Creations by Shirl said...

Totally cute Eva.... love the coloring and the layout on both of them.....

Loopylou. said...

he he he he!! this is so super cute eva!!! I love the little wall embossing and speech bubbles too!!! its just so totally awesome
Thank you for sharing it with us over on the Tiddly inks challenge blog
hugs Lou xxx

Handmade Cuties said...

This is really sweet. It would great to have a best friend neighbor like that.

Rachel Parys said...

Awww...I could see us now! Card making and cleaning! ;) This is a fantastic card you came up with! Everybody needs a crafting buddy!

mforquer said...

Aww, Eva this is PERFECT!!! How gorgeous - I loved the card with just Wryn and this is doubly beautiful!! Gorgeous girly!! Thanks for joining us at Tiddly Inks!
hugs,
M

Leanne said...

Eva, this is brilliant! I am always blown away with your creations. This is got to be thee cutest thing ever!! Love the story behind this scene, I bet one day you and that friend will connect again.
Love this to pieces!!
;)

Carol's Ink Spot said...

Such a sweet and adorable card! Love the two images you have colored. Placing them in the windows was brilliant for this challenge. I do hope one day you can meet your 'best friend' again.

Cheryl said...

So cute! Love the matching houses! Awww, maybe one day you can move out here next to me! Although I'm dreaming about that stay at home part. Even after all these years, I'm learning something new about you! Maybe you can find your friend on facebook!

Annie Rose said...

Oh my goodness, this is adorable! So, so clever. Great job! :)

Lorraine said...

EEK so cute, Eva! I love the two neighboring girls looking outside from their windows! Ya are a creative genius, girl!

Alyce said...

Aww Eva this is adorable!!! I love them and how they are neighbours :) It would be awesome to have a crafty best friend neighbour like that hehe. Your scene cards are the best!

Linda said...

Super cute Eva! Love it! Have a great weekend!

RiNNE said...

Aww, Awww, aww, super terrific! Love the two 'houses' scene! Fabulous and very creative! The fences are to-die-for!!!! I adore the two girlies!

Arabella said...

Eva this is totally adorable! What a great idea! And wouldn't your little scenario be heaven!

Thanks so much for playing along with us at Tiddly Inks!

Arabella

Joey said...

Eva I absolutely LOVE this card, gorgeous colouring, and gorgeous idea too, so cute! thanks for joining us at Tiddly Inks. Joey x

Christy/Tiddly Inks said...

Adorable!!! :) Soooo stinking clever too!

Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie this is just gorgeous, loving the colours too, gorgeous work Thanks for joining us at Tiddly Inks challenge this time, good luck hugs pops x x x