This is for RES-Q-CHallenge #11 from JoAnn....going along with our theme "Gettin' Buggy" she challenged us to make a card with flowers and bigs. Of course I had to use my favorite Little Lady...and Im sure you've noticed that she is purple....well, I saw this story while looking up ladybug poems for my friend's daughter who is having a Ladybug themed party. Her daughter's favorite color is purple too, so I'll be using this for her birthday card! Here is the card....
recipe: stamps- Papertrey Ink Little Lady, Mega Mixed Messages
paper- orchid opulence, PTI white
ink- orchid opulence, barely banana, pretty in pink, certainly celery, black
accessories- ribbon, prima, rhinestone, brad
and here is the story:
The Legend Of The
It is said that deep in the Forest Tyrian,
not so far from the sea,
where indigo grows
and glows with deep purple
and flowers of purple and trees
of green and purple
meld with the sunshine and sea
there lives a clan of Ladybird beetles
small and sweet and purple.
They dance and fly in joyous gaiety and
on purple sunbeam mists.
And if you listen with all your heart,
you will hear them laugh and
sing and giggle
with purple pleasure, and purple
and call to each other in
bubbling purple tones.
Few passers-by have bothered to walk the
through the Forest Tyrian.
Far fewer have ever set eyes on the
But one day, like the dolphins of the sea
and the whales of the oceans,
who also call to one another in
a harmonious timbre,
unknown to humans,
One day, the purple ladybugs will also
as the communicative, higher
Have a GREAT Day!