30 May 2012

Cosy Winter Owl!

I can't believe its so long since I posted a card, I've been really busy getting ahead of myself! Both the girls & Nige are off next week so we have a few things planned. We are going to Anglesey so we can see the Hawk aeroplanes, Blackpool Pleasure beach & hopefully Chester Zoo or West Midlands Safari Park, so a busy, busy week!

Today is the start of a fab new challenge over at Divas By Design, this week its the easiest challenge ever!!


So you really have no excuses not to join in this week! So hopefully the DT will be hopping around your blogs real soon!!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
That Craft Place- trees & nature
Crafty Calender- things with wings
Crafty Hazelnuts- Christmas foliage

Goodies I Have Used
Image- 'Cosy Winter Owl!' by Meljens Design
6" square card blank
Promarkers, Flexmarkers & Prisma pencils
Owl- umber, caramel, sandstone, apricot, spice & baby pink
Hat & scarf- walnut, burgundy, crimson, amaranth red & blue grey 1
Branch- firebrick, cocoa, caramel & tan
Twigs- pine & forest green
Snow- cool aqua & soft aqua

Papers & Embellishments
Faux stitching- walnut
Black dew drop, brown & green card my stash
Branch die cut by Marianne D LR0181
DP- off the 'Walter & Winnie Does Christmas' cd by Willow Design
Flower die cut by Marianne D LR0169
Leaf die cut by Marianne D LR0117
Red paper by Kodak
Sentiment by Kanban

This week we are sponsored by the fab Meljens!

Thank you for stopping by today, I love reading your comments & will do my best to pop over to your blogs!

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


Cheryl said...

oh Hun how I love this image,which is beautifully coloured and your detail is as always amazing love those papers,hugs Cherylxxxx

Susan Flynn said...

Brilliant card Shell love that Meljen's owl - how cute is he!! Hugs Susan x

Margreet said...

Gorgeous card, Shell...love your colouring of that cute image!
xxx Margreet

Judith said...

Love this little cutie Shell - gorgeous colouring - enjoy your hols next week if I'm not back to visit before then - hugs Judith x

Dawn said...

Well done on making Xmas cards Shell, not yet started on mine. Love this card with a great image. Have a good time next week with family.x

Tina said...

im loving the colors and details along with this cute image and papers...thanks for sharing at just some lines


Lisa Jane said...

oh this is so cute .. love the papers too
Sounds like you have a busy week.. say Hello to Blackpool for us lol.. as i will soon be a regular visitor when beth goes to Uni
Lisa x

jo said...

Aww, Shell, that's too cute!Fab colouring.
Hugs Jo x

coops said...

so gorgeous shell.great colours and i do love these fab owls.have a great holiday next week hun.

xx coops xx

Vicky said...

Just so gorgeous Shell...:o)

big hugs Vicky xx

Wattage said...

Lovely Shell! I so need to get on with some Christmas cards! Lisa x

debby4000 said...

Oh what adorable, gorgeous card.

Sue said...

Aww this is gorgeous Shell. I have this image and I've not used him yet!!! and he's SO cute!!! you've coloured him beautifully!! Love the scrummy paper and the flower and fir branches!
Ooh you will have a fab time next week… sounds wonderful…
Love Sue xx

Hazel said...

Lovely bright and cheery card - thanks for joining my CHNC challenge 74 - hope to see you again soon x

Vicki Romaine said...

What an adorable card. This is so cute. Thanks for joining us at Just Some Lines.

That Craft Place Ltd said...

Just toooooo cute, I love it.
Thanks for joining our challenge at that craft place.
Lisa xxxx

Kelly said...

Lovely creation! Thank you for playing along at That Craft Place this time x