11 April 2011

New Technique For Me!

I hope you all had a fab weekend, we didn't do much because there was two must watch footie matches on & (and Wolves who Nige & Katie support lost & Newcastle who I support lost as well.....should have gone out!! LOL) as we are going away on Saturday we had a few things to sort out!!

This week over at Craft Your Passion we have a fab challenge for you
2 BY 2
We also have a fab sponsor
The DT got a chance to play with a few of their images...I chose Marley & Charlie cheese!! which I think is sooooooooo sweet!!

I have decided to use a new technique for this card. I have seen it on a few blog as I've been hopping around....its called Spotlighting!! I hope you like my first attempt at it!




 
Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Ambers Crafts & Stuff- new technique

Goodies I Have Used
Image- Marley & Charlie Cheese by Ellephantastic
Promarkers from Crafty Emma's Store
Mice- cool grey 1, 2, 3 & pale pink
Cheese- lemon, yellow & canary

Papers & Embellishments
DP, paper ribbon & sentiment from the Retro stack by HOTP
Colour distressing with Tim Holtz, broken china
Card candi- Daisy Patchwork from Crafty Emma's Store

Thank you for stopping by today, I hope the sun is shining where you are
hugs xx

16 comments:

Lisa Jane said...

oh those mice are soo cute and i love the technique .. i haven't tried it either - so must have a go
Lisa x

craftybunny said...

Great technique.Love the pretty colours too.
Hmmmn...having trouble leaving comments too...think it may be a Blogger/Wordpress thingy.
Hope things are continuing to improve for you.
Lisa x

Hazel (Didos) said...

Love it Shell. Its so sweet. Oh where you off to at the weekend??? Hope you have a fabby time!!!Love Hazelxoxo

Linda said...

Cute card, love the technique.

Something else to add to my ever increasing to do list.

CraftyC said...

Beautiful card Shell, love the image and your Spotlighting!
Clairex

Jo Davies said...

Wow fabby...I might just have to pinch this technique but will give you the credit lol.... I really need some good inspirations have no mojo at all! JO xxx

EVIL twin said...

What cute little mousies!! Thanks for joining our challenge at Amber's Crafts & Stuff.


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jackiescrafts said...

Awww this is cute image and a great technique

Hugs Jackie x

coops said...

stunning card shell.i love the adorable image and the spotlight technique looks really fab :D

xx coops xx

Jules said...

Wow Shell .. .. I love your "spotlighting" ... ... it looks super cool.

Must give it a try sometime. Thank you for the inspiration.

Great image and layout on your project.

Have you got those packing cases out yet?

Love Jules xx

debby4000 said...

Wonderful, beautiful card Shell, great job with the spotlight technique.
luv
Debby

Amber's Crafts and Stuff said...

Great job with the spotlighting.

Thank you for trying out a new technique this week and sharing it with us at Amber's Crafts and Stuff.

~*~Amber~*~
www.amberscraftsandstuff.com

Chris (Wellnifty) said...

Super cutie card Shell, great spotlighting
Chris xx

kelli said...

Ohh I've been wanting to try that as well! Yours turned out great, and those wee mice are soo cute! xoxoxoxoxoxoxoxoxo

Joyleen Dianne Co Lim said...

Wow! Love your technique. Thanks for sharing it.

Stephanie said...

Great card! I love this technique.