Friday 19 April 2013

Humorous Day - 19th April

Today's card is another one for the J & C Calendar and is for 'Humorous Day'. Founded in 1976 by Larry Wilde the intent of the ‘Humorous Day’ is to focus on how  the "therapeutic value of laughter can improve health, boost morale, increase communication skills and enrich the quality of one's life."
I decided to make something other than a card this time and made a bookmark, the tutorial for which originally came from Lena Katrine's Blog. I believe that laughter is very therapeutic and have chosen to use this Penny Black stamp as it always makes me want to laugh when I look at it!

J & C Humorous DAy

As the theme was humour I opted to pop some silly, but somehow funny (well, to me anyway!) jokes on the back of my bookmark.

J & C Humorous Day2

Available from J & C Creations shop
Stamp – ‘The Sensations’ – Penny Black, coloured with Promarkers
Papers (double sided)

Other items
Pink card from stash
XCut Daisy border punch
Anita's Glossy Accents (on the pig's pearl necklace)

'Not A Square' - Whoopsi Daisy
'One Paper Taker' - Papertake Weekly
'Anything But A Card' - Dutch Dare
'Friendship' - Stampin For The Weekend

Thanks for looking!


  1. fabulous bookmark Nat! love the cute image - and even the corny jokes on the back lol!
    Kim x

  2. This is fabulous Nat. I love that image, gorgeous colours and such a great designs.
    Hugs Sue

  3. I love this type of bookmark this one has such a cute image, just lovely. Thank you for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy this week and good luck

  4. Gorgeous bookmark,fab image and

  5. Hehehe this is soo fun! I love that image and the jokes too! Super project. Thanks for joining us at Dutch Dare!

  6. haha, made me laugh! Great jokes! :D Wonderful card! Certainly NOT A SQUARE!! :) Thanks for playing with us at Whoopsi Daisy this week!
    Karen C

  7. Brilliant fun card Nat. I love the image and colours.
    Have a good weekend
    Lorraine x

  8. so stunning nat.gorgeous pretty colours and i love the fab fun image :D

    xx coops xx

  9. gorgeous creation hun thanks for joining us at PTW hugs Jill xx

  10. Oh super image (can you believe i haven't got it !!!), fabby colours, layout and i even got the jokes - which is funny in it's self, as i normally have to ask Alan to explain the punch line :-), Luv Sam x

  11. This is fab!!! made me chuckle huggles hun xxx Sue

  12. Lol love this fun image Nat and what a great and interesting shape you have used.

  13. Gorgeous image and I really smiled at the sentiment! Thank you so much for joining us at Stampin for the Weekend this time and good luck in the friendship challenge.

  14. Great creation! I love doing these bookmarks. Yours is so cute and I love the silliness on the back.
    Thanks for joining in at Dutch Dare.


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