Happy Autumn II

Last night, when I should have been getting ready for bed, I was struck with the urge to make a card for my brother-in-law in New Jersey.  I liked the previous Autumn card so much, and thought it would be nice for a guy, too.   I added a a touch more to the border with some acorns.  I do wish, though, that I didn’t have to rush these so.

My brother-in-law, Mr. Big Heart, has done so much for our family, and I wanted to give him a special ‘thank you’ to let him know how much he’s appreciated and thought of.

The weather is gorgeous here!! We went from the 80’s to 51 degrees in a flash.  I love it!  Most invigorating.

I’ll be posting a new sketch (or two-I hope) which I drew to illustrate a Halloween song I wrote a few years back, so stay tuned.

Thank you for visiting Leisure Lane.  I send all of you love and good thoughts….and may “Sandy” keep the heck away from you!!

Until next time, may happy days abound!

Marianne

Above images are copyright©Marianne Coyne

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9 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Susan
    Nov 06, 2012 @ 12:13:20

    such a thoughtful gesture to your brother in law, I love the card, you’re so talented! it’s beautiful! the acorns are just too cute!

    love,
    Susan

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  2. lifebeam
    Oct 30, 2012 @ 14:17:08

    Your blog is one of the most precious! I love the feel and inspiration of your blog and wanted to let you know that I’ve nominated you this a.m. for the “Very Inspiring Blogger” award! – Please stop by and pick up your award!

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  3. Yesteryear Embroideries
    Oct 29, 2012 @ 19:55:31

    How very thoughtful and sweet! Such a pretty card. Cant wait to hear your Halloween song!

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  4. Rebecca
    Oct 29, 2012 @ 15:44:50

    Trying to figure out HOW to follow your sweet blog. 😦 HELP! xoR

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  5. Rebecca
    Oct 28, 2012 @ 21:09:40

    How wonderful it would be to receive such an amazing card. More than beautiful. LOVE IT. Making memories for sure…sure to be passed down~ Love, Rebecca

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  6. Florence
    Oct 28, 2012 @ 08:26:12

    Hi Marianne. Wonderful card. Your brother-in-law will be thrilled to receive this.Thank you cards are always so special to let someone know they are appreciated.
    Regards Florence xx

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  7. KatherinesDaughter
    Oct 28, 2012 @ 01:22:15

    Bracing myself for “Sandy”! Looking at your lovely cards bring a smile to my lips though!

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  8. Jenn
    Oct 28, 2012 @ 01:00:38

    Who is Sandy? I must’ve missed something (or forgotten something). I couldn’t figure that one out. Help.
    Anyway b-e-a-u-t-i-f-u-l cards (this one and the previous one). Wow.
    I’m sorry to hear about your coworker being out. Tough for the both of you.
    Take care! Hugs hugs hugs

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  9. Lynne Moncrieff
    Oct 27, 2012 @ 15:31:28

    Such a beautiful gesture.
    Imagine the thrill when he receives this lovely card.
    Wishes
    Lynne
    P.S. The acorns are such a fabulous little addition.

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