8 March 2012

Luck Of The Irish!

This is my third post for today, please scroll down for my MAWTT & my Willow Sketchie creations, thank you hugs xx

This week over at Delightful Challenges we have a fab challenge for you! Its time for you to get all ya green papers out & find those shamrocks, because our challenge this week is


I loved making this card, had loads of fun putting it all together & colouring the images was fab, they were a dream to colour! I have never really made anything for St Patrick's Day before, never had the need to! I remember making a card last year for a DT but I made a good luck card with the image I was given! So this is my first, hope you like it!!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter

Goodies I Have Used
Image- 'St Patrick's Day Larry' by Digital Delights
Image- 'Pot of Gold' by Digital Delights
5" square card blank
Promarkers & Flexmarkers
Skin- coral, sunkissed pink & blush
Eyes- caramel
Hair- raw sienna & mustard
Hat- emerald, lush green, chartreuse, leaf green, black, warn grey 5, 4 & gold
Jacket- emerald, lush green & chartreuse
Waistcoat-sea green, pine & holly
Trousers- black, warm grey 5, 4 & 3
Bow- sunflower & gold
Shoes- umber, caramel, sandstone & gold
Pot of Gold
Pot- blue grey 4, 3, 2, chartreuse, leaf green, sunflower & gold
Rainbow- crimson, red, bright orange, orange, sunflower, gold, emerald, grass, arctic blue, sky blue, amethyst & lilac
Clouds- blue grey 2

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'St Patrick's Day' set by Digital Delights 
Green card my stash
Shamrock cut on my Ecraft using a free svg by SVG Cuts

This week we are sponsored by Scrapy Land who are giving the winner a fab $20 voucher to spend instore!

Thank you for stopping by, please pop over to the main blog & take a look at what fab Irish creations my teamies have made! Also pop over to the shop & check out what fab offers Wendy has on!
Hugs xx


mum of two said...

I just LOVE your card. The image is fabulous, and the big shamrock in the background is perfect! Thanks for playing with us this week at Whimsical Wednesdays. Hope you come back and play with us again soon :)


Lisa said...

such a fun card!!! Love the splash of colour the rainbow gives!

Wendy said...

Simply awesome Shell:)
Wendy (aka Louby Loo)

Chriss America Real said...

Oh Shell, this card is just so adorable! I love it!


Your DT Pal,


Hazel (Didos) said...

I love your card to be sure!!!LOL Its brill and I loved it coming together too, Wonder where you got the green colour inspiration from LOLOL and remember ROYGBIV!!!

Love Me xoxo

Anonymous said...

Really ovey card.
Thanks for joining us at InkyImpressions.


Sue said...

Oh this is fab Shell - he's such a happy chappy!! and no wonder with that big pot of gold!!! LOL - I love the gorgeous shamrock and the paper to match!
Big Hugs!
Sue xx

Susan Flynn said...

Shell your card is adorable! Love your colouring x

Cheryl said...

oh this is one brilliant card hun,love that image,and the layout and detail is amazing,hugs Cherylxx

Joey said...

Shell this is such a fun card, great images and lovely layout, thanks for joining us at Inky Impressions too. Joey xx

**Treefrog** said...

What a Great card, Love that little Fella, too Stinkin Cute! So glad you joined us over at Whimsical Wednesday's!
((Hugs)) Theresa

CraftyC said...

He's a cute looking fella. Fabulous card Shell!!

Maureen said...

Thank you for all your lovely comments on my blog Shell.Sorry not been in touch been a bit busy at home John my OH had a cancer op last October and things have been a bit hectic with hospital visits Been again today to see the consultant and he he is doing really well now
BIG compliments on all your lovely cards you must work really hard on them Hope that you and all the family are doing well Big hugs for you and the girls XXXXX

Bunny said...

Hi Shell

What a lovely card...Thank you for joining us at Digistamps4joy. And good luck.

Caz..DS4J DT

Craftyanny said...

cute as a button Shell
Anne x

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Such a sweet card, I love the images and the shamrock paper is fab
Lindsay xx

Ellis said...

Lovely green card! =)
Thanks for joning us at Digistamps4joy!
Hugs, Elenor DT

Anonymous said...

A fab, fun and perfectly Irish card Shell!
Helen x

Peggy said...

This is adorable! I love the big 4 leaf clover! Thank you for playing with us at Going Grey with Scrap-Creations.

Larelyn said...

Love your card! The immage is fantastic and I love the layout, too.

GiGi said...

This is adorable! I love the big shamrock! Thanks for playing at Whimsical Wednesdays!

Kristen said...

Great St. Paddys Day card. Thanks for playing with us this week at Going Grey with Scrap-Creations!

My'scardcorner said...

Such a fun image Shell and love the added shamrock.

Esther said...

Very cute! Love the darling image!
Thanks for joining Whimsical Wednesday this week!

Jen Leeflang said...

Thanks so much for joining us on our "New Green Dress for Ms Spring" challenge at Digistamps 4 Joy. Good luck in the draw. Please join us for the next exciting challenge which starts tomorrow!
luv'n huggz
Jen Leeflang