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!


Above images are copyright©Marianne Coyne


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!




  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!



  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!



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

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



  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



  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



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

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



  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



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

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



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