The sketches at Sketch Saturday are always inspiring for me so that was my base, then I looked at Craft Your Days Away and saw that the challenge was distressing--not something I'm good at but I do keep trying and they say practice makes perfect. Last but not least was the challenge at One Stop Craft Challenge and it is 'Under the Weather' and so many of my friends are just that at the moment so I made a get well card for one of them.
The sun was shining on the card so it looks a bit sparkly.
Lovely poppy and sentiment stamps were part of the blog candy I won at This Little Place-thanks Zoe, and the wooden shapes are from Kars. I used the aged mahogany Distressed Ink on almost everything