18 Apr 2012

Whats On Your Work Wednesday 150......Last weeks Cards!

Hi Wednesday Blog hoppers! Not lots on my desk this week with regards to hands on "craftiness" but these are last Wednesdays completed 6 cards I promised myself I would do! And I only just cleared my desk on Monday! That was good for me, as I am a tidy freak, I went a whole 5 days without doing anything!

My desk now for the next week at least will be focused on re-decorating my front room! I have been perusing various design books for ideas & furniture colours. I have decided on the colours for the room. Farrow & Ball Pavilion Gray & White. I have a curtain pole to paint two pole holders. I am also going to make some Voile curtains. I really would like my sofa re-covering but still deciding on that one!

The Decorator has just made a start & filled the cracks & holes in all the walls, quite a lot really! Looking forward to seeing it finished later this week.

Finally I found another wall painting I took in Nice France that advertises the famous Nice Carnival. I think the Clown has a bit of a sinister grin on his face! It was very well done & full of detail. I love the colours in it, very Cote d'Azur!
Hope everyone's keeping well & warm in this Winter style weather we are having. Its freezing today here. Thanks to everyone who visited last week & commented on my desk. I got round quite a few last week due to skyving, when I really should have been doing other things. Saw some lovely work going on & found my trip around the globe truly inspiring! If you have not joined in yet & would like to show us your desk & what's on it then nip over here to Julias Blog at; http://stamping-ground.blogspot.co.uk/
you will find out how it works & how to enter, we would love to have a peek at what your up to! Have a creative week everyone, off to peek at yours!
Lavinia
x

20 comments:

Karen said...

I love your cards Lavinia, they are gorgeous :) I hope everything goes well for you with the decorating, it will look lovely when it is all finished.

Have a great WOYWW and a fab week, Luv Karen #11

Annie said...

How exciting. Good luck with the decorating.
Hugs,
A #19

Red Kitty said...

I really hate decorating, dont envy you, lol. Desk looks great though and love the picture, colours are fantastic.
Have a good day. x

Miriam said...

fabulous cards and books!
#84

Susan ~ Killam Creative said...

Fun cards! I imagine you used your Spiderman abilities to take that room photo. Great perspective!

Cheers,
Susan #108

Oh, and all clowns are sinister... :)

CraftygasheadZo said...

Those cards are super, love the colours. Hope the decorating goes well! Take care & enjoy this weeks WOYWW snoop! Zo xx 17

Hazel said...

Hope the decorating goes well. Love the six cards - Hazel, WOYWW #85 x

Danielle said...

Beautiful cards! And what a nice print of the carnaval. It is very colorful. dani104

Queen Lightwell said...

Your cards from last week look very lovely! Hope you are enjoying your current redecorating project. I have yellow toile curtains in my living room and I love them dearly! Hope your turns out beautiful...
#146~Deeyll

Julia Dunnit said...

OOh your new lounge is going to be uber sophisticated!
Well done on the cards and the not tidying up so immediately, I know it's hard for you neat freaks, but hey - you're still living and breathing. Is that blue Awning I see on some cards..ain't it lovely.

Redanne said...

Love all the cards you made. It is important to take some time out when re-decorating - you never know it may even inspire you in your cardmaking! Regards, Anne #30

May said...

Can't wait to see your completed room, your cards are just Gorgeous... Have a happy week, Hugs May x x x No2

505whimsygirl said...

Hi Lavinia,

Oh, I love looking at decorating books!! Are you on pinterest? I have started collecting colors and living areas on different boards. Then I'll go back and see if there's a common theme. (I actually did a color post a few posts back).

Can't wait to see your finished room. It sounds like it'll be lovely.

Happy WOYWW
Hugs,
Kay
#122

Lunch Lady Jan said...

I love your cards - that's a really different colour scheme you've done and it really works! Love the old poster too :)
Hugs, LLJ #7 xx

Cynthia Eloise said...

it's always fun redecorating. good luck with the project.

Lisa said...

Fabulous cards and good luck with the decorating too, thanks for sharing

Lisa #112
xx

Queen Of Toys said...

I am sure your decorating tallents with shine, can't wait to see the final result.

Eliza #103

Lisa-Jane said...

How exciting! Have fun. Getting around everyone eventually. Happy WOYWW #45

RosC said...

Making my slow meander around the Wednesday desks still. Your cards are really beautiful, Lavinia.

And what a lovely time you're having with the decorating. I always think of my home as my outermost garment, and therefore reflective of how I like to be.

Must confess this prompts to think of a couple of things I want to improve :-)

Best to you,
Ros. #124

Spyder said...

It's all looking fabulous! Bit late!!!! Happy Woyww for about two weeks ago!
(lyn)

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