15 November 2010

Diamonds, Dragons, Poppies & Ballet Oh My!!!!

Well this week we at Craft Your Passion we are doing things a bit different, we want to see you diamond shaped cards....there is a tutorial over on the blog if your not sure how to do one.....I must admit I really enjoyed making this & boy was it easy!!

Just so easy to make!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Fairytale Challenge- anything goes

Goodies I Used
IQ papers
Skin- blush & dusky pink
Ballet pumps- blossom & pink carnation
Shadows- warm grey 1

Papers & Embellishments
White sakura gel
DP- DCWV Nana's Kitchen stack
Colour distressing- Tim Holtz victorian velvet
Sentiment- Pollycraft
Flower & gem off KatieKats hair bobble
Corner punch- x-cut

My second card today is for The Crazy Challenge & this week we would like to see cards featuring Thanksgiving or Thank You!
I stamped out the image 3 times & cut parts of the poppy to 3d it up!!

Challenges I Am Entering
Secret Crafter- sparkle & shine
Frosted Design- Thank You
Your Next Stamp- yellow & stickles

Goodies I Used
Image- Fergus With Poppy Wild Rose Studio from Crafty Emma's Store
Super smooth card from Crafty Emma's Store
Poppy- poppy, ruby, burgundy & walnut
Stem- lime zest & lime green
Fergus- powder blue, arctic blue, lemon & sunflower

Paper & Embellishments
DP- On The Dot 'Lemonade & Blue Jeans'
Sentiment- Birdscards
My stash- ribbon & yellow card

Don't forget to pop over to the main blog & see waht fabby creation my
 teamies have made!!!
Thanks for stopping by my blog your comments are always welcome & always get read, I really do appreciate you taking the time
hugs xxx


Craftyanny said...

two smashing cards Shell. Love how you pinched the weans bauble lol
Anne x

Annette22 said...

you created two wonderful cards

love the diamond card :)

thanks for joining us at our very first Fairytale challenge



Hazel (Didos) said...

WOW they are lovely Missus. Hope u cosy up soon. That Diamond card is amazing, Love Me xx

debby4000 said...

Adorable cards Shell.

Lisa Jane said...

Hi Shell - i love the diamond fold card .. they are easier than you think - will have to try and get chance to enter
Lisa ;)

Dora said...

Awww what nice cards. Love the the diamond shaped fold card, never tried this before and then the dragon is such a cutie.

Dora said...

Ooops forgot to thank you for joining us at Crafty Sentiments :)) Good luck xx

coops said...

gorgeous cards shell.love the diamond shape card and fab fergus on your 2nd card, love how you decoupaged him :D

xx coops xx

{Jane} said...


Thanks for joining us on SCSC :)

Hugs Jane x

Anonymous said...

This is a very nice card and a sweet image.

Thanks for joining us at Fairy Tale Challenge
Hugs Karla

Lauretta See said...

beautiful cards Shell ;) that little dragon is so cute also :) great job !

Anonymous said...

Your diamond fold card is so pretty.Love the clever use of the patterned paper and fab colouring :D
Lisa x

Stephanie said...

Great new blog background. Both cards are beautiful.

Bianca said...

What lovely cards! I love the image and the colors! Thank you for joining us at the Fairy Tale Challengeblog! xx Bianca

PokSa said...

It looks fantastic.
Thanks for joining us at the Fairy Tale Challenge.

corinne said...

very nice cards !!!!

darling Ho said...

Both the 2 cards are lively.:)
Thanks for you join our 1st challenge at Fairy Tale Challenge.
~~darling Ho~~ FTC DT

Louise Emma said...

Both fabby cards hun, love them both x Hugs xxxx

Cassie said...

I really love the ballet card, but that little dragon is beyond adorable! Thanks for playing along with us this week at Frosted Designs.

Pat (mspfd) said...

Both cards are fabulous. Love the fold on the first card and the wonderful dimension of the flower on the second. Both designs rock!

Tammylee said...

Great card! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at Crafty Sentiments.


Jessica said...

Very pretty card! Thanks for playing at Frosted Designs.

Emma said...

Both gorgeous cards hun, love the fold on the first one and Fergus looks adorable.
Hugs Emma x

Saskia said...

Oooh... So cute!!!

Lovely to see your work at Daring Cardmakers! Thanks for joining us!

Sweet greetings, Saskia
(guest designer)

CraftyGirl said...

both of your cards are adorable! I have never made a diamond card but may just have to give it a try! and I love the pop of color in the poppy!! thanks for taking on our Thanks challenge at Frosted Designs this week!!
Barb :)

Maria Matter said...

fabulous cards Shell, both are so beautifully created!!
hugs & blessings!

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Sammibug said...

Cute cards, Shell! Love the colors you chose on both of them.

Lynda said...

Your card is totally beautiful - love the bright red of the flower against the pastel colours. Thanks for joining in with Daring Cardmakers.

Lynda xxx

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Awww these cards are so cute!
Thanks for joining us at YNS this week!

Karyn said...

Both cards are soooo pretty! Love the colours on the Diamond Fold card and that Poppy card is adorable! x x