She’s thinkin’: How did I get here?

Just a quick update to let you know I’m still alive. Next Monday I’ll have an exam and I’ll do a consecutive interpretation* in our weekly conference, so I’ll be buried under paper, glossaries, to-do-lists and more paper…

The title is brought to you by Lily Allen. Cool lyrics and a matching video.

Anyway, here’s a card I made. If you have any questions, let me know!

CIMG8856-1 Inspiration from Nina B. (Croatia)

*= Interpreting (Dolmetschen) is not to be mistaken with translating (Übersetzen), since the latter refers to a written transfer whereas interpreting is oral (consecutive = rendered after the speaker has finished, often with the help of special notation / simultaneous = rendered at the same time with the means of a sound-proof booth and headsets). [by no means is this a complete description]

About ninasays

A conference interpreter (German, English, French), living in Mannheim, Germany and taking an interest in an array of things such as papercrafting, language matters and food. Thanks for taking a look at my blog :)

7 responses to “She’s thinkin’: How did I get here?

  1. this card is stinking cute!!! by the way i gave you a blog award!! your stuff its great lets get some people to visit your blog…..

    Check out my entry here
    http://www.naomis-space.com/blog/2009/11/04/love-this-chick-love-this-blog-candy-love-this-award/

  2. Iris Uy

    you are obviously a talented card maker! Love those BG ones you made!

  3. topkatnz

    Fab card! see you on the other side!LOL

  4. Oh, Du Arme, das hört sich tough an… Hoffe, Du kommst mit dem Lernen voran! Schickes Kärtchen🙂 Erinnernt mich daran, auch mal wieder auf den Ribbons zu stempeln. Wg. dem Zwirn: Wollte erst den bei D. Peuss bestellen, weil’s mich so an diesen Button Twine von PTI erinnert, aber meine Mum hatte coolerweise noch eine angebrochene Sisalgarnrolle auf dem Dachboden gefunden, die fast so aussieht (finde ich). Allerdings ist das Zeug ganz schön “fusselig” und löst sich beim Knoten fast in alle Bestandteile auf…

  5. Terry

    I hope the exam went well🙂

  6. This is ADORABLE!! So, how did the exam go? Great I’m sure!!!

  7. Nina… both of your cards are great!! The first one is especially striking… love how you worked with the colors! Thanks so much for visiting me and leaving me some love!🙂

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