28 August 2010

Well here it is....the first challenge over at Crafty Emma's Challenge Blog!!!!

Well I have been sooooooooo excited ever since Emma asked me to join her DT, it seems to have taken ages for this day to come around lol But its here now & boy am I excited.....

Our first challenge is a real easy one 'anything goes' & the totally gorgeous prize up for grabs is some 12" x 12" My Minds Eye papers called 'Oh La, La'

Aren't they gorgeous?..

I would just like to say thank you to Emma for asking me to be a part of her new adventure, I am looking forward to being part of a fantastic team.
Well here goes for my first DT card x

This was my first attempt, but I felt like there was something missing...

So I added a little something, I have no idea what this stuff
is called, but I love it..The DP , dew drops & charm that I have used are all available in Crafty Emma's Store...

Challenges I Am Entering
Christmas Stamping- none Christmas card
I Love Promarkers- charms
Flutter By Wednesday - butterfly charm

Stuff I Used
Image- Pollycraft 'Adoration'
Sentiment- Pollycraft
IQ paper
Memento tuxedo black ink
Distressing done with sandpaper I pinched off Nige lol
Skin- blush & dusky pink
Hat- baby pink & dusky pink
Hair- sandstone & raw sienna
Heart- lipstick red & berry red
Shoes- cocoa & burnt sienna
Around with cool grey 1
DP- Pink Paislee 'Bow & Arrow' 'Cupid Collection'
Ribbon, string, burgundy paper & burgundy stringy stuff?? my stash
DP, charm & blue dew drops from Crafty Emmas Store


Hazel (Didos) said...

Ah its lovely Shell. Hope u have a fabby weekend. Love Hxx

kaylou said...

Hi Hun
aaahh I do love this and those yummy papers...gorgeous .Have great weekend.
Hugs Kaylou xoxo

Vicky said...

Hi Shell hun I think both of these cards are gorgeous & I love your colouring. Hope you have a lovely weekend hun.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xx

Lisa Jane said...

Fab little card - love those little dew drops.. will definitely be taking part especially with a fab prize like that
have a great day
Lisa ;)

Emma said...

Such a gorgeous card hun, love the details. Think the ''stuff'' is called raffia!! Lol
Hope you haven't given Nige too much of a headache ;-)
Hugs Emma x

Elisa said...

Great card,I love the papers and image.Elisa.x

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is so cute Shell. Love it. It will be great working with you for my two weeks stint.


Karen said...

REally lovely Shell, thanks for joining us at I ♥ ProMarkers.

My'scardcorner said...

Lovely card Shell gorgeous papers and that butterfly charm is just fab.

Tine said...

Hi there Shell. Lovely card,and that charm is great! Thanks for joining us again at I ♥ Promarkers.
Tine :)

Julie said...

Hi there Shell - gorgeous card and the raffia is a perfect addition!! So looking forward to being on the DT with you! Hugs, Juliexx

Alison said...

Beautiful card Shell

Alison xx

crafty amy said...

This is just so cute and I love all the torn bits they add great texture :D

Amy xx

Sheena said...

Fabby card - the colours are great! Sheena xx

Jules said...

Hi Shell

Your card is gorgeous .. .. and I found the heart!!! LOL!!!

Great layout.

Have a good Bank Holiday weekend.

Love Jules xx

chris said...

Hi Shell, just popped over from Jules's blog as she says you are the friendliest blogging person there is, so I thought I would come and check you out, and I have to say your work is gorgeous, I love your card love it with the charm,. have a great weekend love chris xx

WeirdCat said...

It's amazing how simply changing one thing can make a huge difference to the end result, lovely card, thank you for joining us at I♥Promarkers this week,
Ruth x

Brenda Brown said...

Oooh it's gorgeous Shell, love the colours and your additional bit really did make a difference to it. Good luck with the new team.
Luv B xxx

Carrie said...

I love this card.... Love the image papers colours...everything xx

My name is Wynneth said...

Super card, I do so love those Pollycraft images :O) Thanks for playing along with us on I ♥ Promarkers this week.

Julie said...

A gorgeous card, lovely image and papers. Thanks for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers.
Julie x