23 February 2012


If you are looking for the Sparkles Christmas Blog hop you will find it here!

This is my third post for today, please scroll down to see my Delightful Challenges 
& Willow Sketchie creations!
Hugs xx 

For today's MAWTT card I decided to use one of my Humphrey stamps, haven't used them for a while so thought he deserved being inked up! I made this card for a special friend who is having a rough time, not sure if she will have received it yet so not gonna say anything!

Anyhoos on with today's challenge which is

LOTS OF LAYERS (at least 3)

This week we are sponsored by the fab Crimson Cloud 
The Prize is 3 Packs of Die- Cuts  from the site (Winners Choice)
Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Tuesday Trio- great sketch
Crafters Companion- anything goes
Paper Pretties- punches/die cuts
Simon Says Stamp- use 3 different DP
Truly Scrumptious- all creatures great & small
Do You Stack Up?- distressed

Goodies I Have Used
Image- 'Humphrey' from the Humphrey's Corner set by Crafters Companion
6" scalloped square card blank from Crafty Emma's Store
Promarkers & Flexmarkers
Humphrey- blue grey 1, 2 & 3
Dungarees- storm blue, cadet blue & denim blue
Ground- chartreuse, grass & forest green
Flower- gold & cerise

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Nana's Kitchen' by DCWV
Colour distressing done using Tim Holtz vintage photo & tumbled glass
Circle die cut by Nellie Snellen MFD020
Ribbon & brad my stash
Leaf flourish by Marianne Design LR0151
Flower die cut by Marianne Design LR0110
Scalloped ribbon border cut on my Ecraft using free svg by Birds Cards
4mm chocolate gems from Pizzazz Alpenty

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & take a look at the fab creations the DT have made!
Hugs xx


WencheP said...

This is so cute. Love the image. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.


Rose Petal said...

Hello Shell. How beautiful and such a delightful card. The image is so cute and I just love your design with all the different layers, and lovely texture too.
Love Sandra xxx

Denise and Louise said...

Such a sweet card and I love that Humphrey image.
Thanks for joining us at DYSU this week xx

Sue said...

Aww this is really sweet Shell !! Humphrey is adorable and you've coloured him beautifully hun! Love the distressing - it looks fab!
Hope you have a good day!
Big Hugs!
Sue xx

email: Steph@SimonSaysStamp.com said...

Adorable! I love how you layered the papers to create a unique mat for image of Humphrey!

Thanks for sharing with Simon Says Stamp!

Debs said...

Adorable card Shell - Humphrey is super cute and I love the LO.
Hope you are keeping well.
Debs xx

CraftyC said...

You've been a busy bee Shell, a gorgeous creations and love humphrey!

Pami said...

Great cards today Shell! I love the layout of this one and the fab flower and leaves! Pami x

DesignerDiva said...

Love how you have threaded the ribbon through the border Shell and that sentiment is really cute! Fab Hunny
Hugs Laurie xx

Lisa Jane said...

oh he is adorable and i love the layout .. i am sure it will definitely cheer up your friend
Lisa x

Eskimo Frosting said...

Very cute. I love Humphrey the elephant.


Debbie said...

Aww Shell this is so cute. Love your image.
Debbie x

Cheryl said...

oh Hun this is just gorgeous,love Humphrey,and just love the colours,and your detail hugs Cherylxx

Hazel (Didos) said...

Love Humpy hes a cutie, hope your friend has the card now and its been a comfort for her. Me xoxo
(Love the new look blog!)

Zehavit Shaked said...

Adorable card!!
your stemp is so cute!!!

Thank u for joining us at Teusday trio

Zehavit Shaked

Digi Darla said...

This card is so cute. I love how you pair the brown background with the blues.
Come join me at my challenge blog and win a freebie.

Maya said...

Oh my! This is adorable! Thanks for playing along with Tuesday Trio!

שלוש בשלישי Tuesday Trio said...


Love your card, it is simply so cute!
It's great to have you playing with us again.

Dailly - Tuesday Trio

debby4000 said...

Oh this is so cute Shell.
Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamps Challenge.