Monday, February 14, 2011

My Favourite Scripture

How is it possible that colouring could take so much time and actually it doesn't look like Mona Lisa or Night Watch what ever you do?

The sentiment is probably my favourite Scripture, it is Psalm 8:3-4, this is very special to me. Years ago we drove to Northern Finland, continued to Norway and if you now look at the map, it is marked with A.
I was sitting on the rocks and looking at the Arctic Sea and I remember how beautiful it was, how peaceful. This scripture is how I felt. So small and humble in front of something so great and wonderful.

Map copyright Google

Cardstock - Paper Mill (white hammered)
Digi - from Craft UK Collection
Pencils - Prismacolor Burnt Ochre (yes, one pencil only)
Blending - Johnson's Baby Oil
Capital W - Corel
Few dots of Anita's Metallic Copper Paint

Challenges, I would love to add this card:
Less Is More - Week 2 One layer
Totally Paper Crafts - Clean and Simple
Digi Doodle Shop's Best - Nature

See you!


  1. I think the card is beautiful! Thanks for sharing!

  2. I love that scripture. I've also seen some awesome places, like Niagra Falls and as you say, it makes me feel so small. I love your coloring, we're our own worst critics. But I do understand when things don't look quite how you want them to. Love, dj

  3. Lovely card Annemaritta and thanks for the little story. It's part of the world I've not visited.
    Thanks for coming back this week for another challenge and we hope to see you again soon!
    "Less is more"

  4. Great card
    i love Norway, its one of my favourite places Ive been! So picturesque, clean and stunning scenery
    Hope you will continue to come and see us and join in with the little community that is forming
    "Less is More"!

  5. Beautiful flowers, Annemaritta! And you drew them as well? I think its awesome!
    I love that scripture too..:-)

  6. Dorcas, drawing is not mine, unfortunately :(

  7. Gorgeous. Thank you for sharing with us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best this week.


  8. Lovely card and a beautiful piece of scripture. Thanks for sharing it and thanks so much for joining us for this week's challenge at Digi Doodle Shop's Best!

  9. Beautiful card. I love it that you included the story behind the card. Thanks for joining us at DDSB


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