15 November 2011

Spotlight Technique!

Well this week over at Crafty Sentiments we have a different kind of challenge for you! We want to see your creations using the

SPOTLIGHT TECHNIQUE

well I have only used this technique once before & loved it, but had totally forgotten about it! But after looking through my files on my lappy of old cards I have made (just for a bit of inspiration) I came across the one I had made.....so I decided to have a challenge so I could have a play & see what you all come up with!



Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Digi Doodles- sketch
Cards for men- Christmas
CYP- Let It Snow

 
Goodies I Have Used
Image- 'Snowman frame' by Crafty Sentiments
5" green square card blank
Promarkers & Flexmarkers
Snowman- soft aqua, aquamarine & orange
Hat- black, warm grey 5, 4, 3, chartreuse, forest green, berry, burgundy, crimson & red
Scarf- walnut, burgundy & crimson
Snow- aquamarine

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Daisy & Dandelion' Christmas set by Docrafts
Cream card from my stash
Sentiment from the 'Daisy & Dandelion' Christmas set by Docrafts
Snowflakes punch Martha Stewart
Dew drop clear from Crafty Emma's Store

Please pop over to the main challenge blog & see what fab creations my teamies have made!
hugs xx

20 comments:

Lisa Jane said...

a great technique - looks fab on the cute snowman
Lisa x

Scrappy Scatty said...

Shell
this is so sweet , I love the snowman
Love Jan
xx

Jac said...

Had to giggle I have all my old cards stored on lappy too! Great card, really like those papers. xx

Cheryl said...

oh shell this is just gorgeous love that snowman and love,how you have designed this card,brilliant hugs cherylxxx

Bunny said...

Lovely card Shell xx

Joey said...

Fab card Shell, love how you spotlighted. Joey x

Cathy Lee said...

Sweet card, Shell. Love the little snowman and your color combo. Thanks for joining us at Crat Your Passion.
Hugz,
Cathy Lee

Heather said...

Gorgeous card, like your choice of spotlight and such pretty colouring :)

Debs said...

Gorgeous card Shell - the image is so sweet.
I have not tried the spotlight technique but I now feel inspired to have a go :o)
Have a fab evening.
Debs xx

Hazel (Didos) said...

Fabby card Missus, Love the papers Love Me xoxox

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous Shell.Thanks for sharing this with us at Craft Your Passion this week.xxx

Claire said...

This is fab Shell, will have to have a go at this. Hugs, Claire x

coops said...

stunning card shell.love the yummy papers and snowman and the spotlight is fab :D

xx coops xx

bettand said...

Wow this is fabolous. Love the spotlight teqnique and the lovely snowflakes. Thanks for playing at Digi Doodle Shop's Best and good luck. Hope to see you back thursday for a new challenge. Bettina xx

Stampalicious said...

gorgeous! I love how you did that image! thank you for joining our challenge at Digi Doodle Shop, hugs, martina

Nannieflash said...

Gorgeous card love that image and your fabulous colour choice. Thanks for joining us at CFM, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxx

Sue said...

I'm loving these Spotlight Cards and this is gorgeous!! what a cute snowman, works really well. Gorgeous papers and love those snowflakes!
Hope you have a good week!
Hugs Sue xx

Julie said...

This is one technique I haven't tried yet. Love your card and your take on the sketch. Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Challenges
Hugs,
julie

WeirdCat said...

Great card, I always forget about the spotlight technique, thank you for joining us at The Digi Doodle Shop Challenge this week
Ruth x

leia said...

Great card love, the spotlight affect. Thanks for joining us this week at Craft Your Passion Challenges. Laura x