I was initially stumped for this challenge: havent read a novel since I discovered stamping! So I resorted back to my childhood and remembered the fascinating stories Enid Blyton spun captivating my young imagination. Perhaps that is why I loved the adorable Penny Black stamp with a mouse hitching a ride on a snail buggy! Adorable!
Everything is dies, apart from the snail buggy and bee.
Date: Thursday, December 12, 2013 GMT Views: 1024
Registered: January 20, 2010 Location: Brampton, Ontario Posts: 15279
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 @ 8:13 AM
I love all the Christmas cards in the galleries lately but it is SO nice to have a summer scene to look at! I love the PB's too and your little mouse and snail fit beautifully into the scene you have created. So uplifting when the wind chill is -20 C. :-)
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Registered: July 27, 2007 Location: Dublin, Ireland Posts: 75311
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 @ 8:40 AM
Ha - like your other card, when I saw the title of this I knew instantly what your book choice was. My mother was one of those who disapproved of Enid Blyton, for whatever reason, but we did have some of her books around and my DH, who was a late reader, says it was her books which really got him reading.
Love that image, too, it always makes me smile. This is just a delightful and enchanting card.
Registered: January 2, 2013 Location: Burlington NC Posts: 1730
Sat, Dec 14, 2013 @ 4:15 PM
I honestly don't know HOW I could possibly pass any type of brain waves type of testing..thingie...whatever...because I JUST put two and two together....in my faves gallery, I happen to have MORE works from someone named 'Frenzied Stamper' than anyone else...even tankgrl and she's the bomb! But in the faves I have, your pic isn't there! I just put the two of you together! EEEEK!!! This work is beyond precious! But I'm so thrilled to find you are...her...or yourself who I didn't know was you...sigh. Great. Now I've forgotten who I AM!!! xoxo
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