Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Kona and City Crafter Challenge Blog Week 396

Our first trip this year is to Hawaii, first stop - the big island




although I have no desire to go for a dip, this place is still beautiful....

    




Starring at the ocean all day, is all I want to do!!!!

I love Kona!!!!

I love Hawaii!!!!!!

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The theme is Balloons, check out challenge details HERE!




products used -

Ballons dies - My Creative Time
Sentiment - Papertrey Ink

Please hop over to City Crafter Challenge Blog and be inspired by the fabulous CCCB Designers!




16 comments:

Elborgi said...

when I see the beach- I want to go there! Your card is so wonderful too

Elma

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

Gorgeous photos from Hawaii!!!!! And LOVING your card! LOVING the balloons!!!!!!!!!

Kara Lynne said...

Thanks for the warm up with those wonderful photos! It's snowing here right now. Such a fun balloon card with those great patterned papers!

Adam said...

nice card

MaryH said...

Loved the awesome pictures of your vacation in Hawaii! Someone is a marvelous photographer. Then saw the wonderful pieced balloons. Clever idea to piece the balloons as you did, so effective in the design. Thanks for visiting my blog and taking time to leave a sweet comment. TFS

Diane said...

Gorgeous photos from Hawaii, Kirsty. Love the balloons and wonderful birthday design.

Hugs diane

Davi said...

Kona, what a great place to relax!! Love your card Kirsty, those balloons are tooooo cute, great job on piecing them:)

Mac Mable said...

No wonder you love Hawaii it looks perfect as does your fun card x

Greta said...

Such a fun card, Kirsty--love the designs on the ballons & soft sponging in the background! Looks like you had a relaxing time in Hawaii--beautiful pictures!

Tieva Design said...

Awesome card and wonderful photos.
Gabi

Ros Crawford said...

I've always wanted to visit Hawaii and seeing your photos takes my breath away TFS!! Love your card and your previous crads for the twofer are stunning Kirsty! Thank you so much for my lovely card too ... It's right in front of me... Sending hugs

Audrey Pettit said...

I LOVE those paper pieced balloons! SO adorable! And what bliss to spend time in Hawaii! Ahhhhhhhhhhhh, pure heaven!

Tracy said...

Gorgeous pictures Kirsty. I love how you've used the paper papers for the balloons. Really cute and fun. Hugs!

Andie Miller said...

What beautiful photos! We went to Kona for our honeymoon all those years ago! It was my favorite. The card is adorable and an inspiration. I've been thinking of a balloon card I wanted to make. Hmmmm, might need to join up. Heading over for inspiration now.

Marina said...

How wonderfully those patterns and colours go together - great design.

Sue Lelli said...

LOVE your photos and the balloon card with the sky behind is wonderful!