2 July 2012

Kokeshi Doll!

We have a new challenge starting over at Platypus Creek today & you have two weeks to get your creation in for a chance of winning some Platypus Creek goodies!

The challenge this time is


you must use at least 3 buttons & one bow!

I decided to have a play with one of there fantastic SVG files! In this one you get two different Kokeshi Dolls. I just love oriental things so pretty & I love the black & red colours!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Ribbon Girls- girlie
Willow Sketchie- sketch (waving)
Clear It Out- 2 or more ribbons

Goodies I Have Used
Kokeshi Doll cut on my Ecraft using an SVG file by Platypus Creek
Face drawn on with black Letraset fineliner & baby pink Promarker

Papers & Embellishments
Red card from QVC
Buttons, ribbon, cream & black card my stash
Black licorice divine twine
DP- 'Oriental Treasure' collection by Papermania

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over to the main challenge blog & see what fab creations my teamies have made!
Hugs xx


sue - bearhouse said...

this is gorgeous, I love the oriental theme and the colours are fabulous


Lisa Jane said...

Oh i love the dolls too and its one of my fave colour combo's
Lisa x

Sue said...

Wow this is fab Shell - what a wonderful Kokeshi Doll !! Love the black and red with the gorgeous paper - it's perfect for the Oriental design!!
Hope you are well
Have a nice evening!
Love Sue xx

Laura W said...

Great colour combo! I have to look into getting one of those cutting machines-to cute!
Thanks for playing along with us at the Clear it Out Challenge Blog :)

Vicky said...

Simply gorgeous hunni...:o)

big hugs Vicky xx

Rachel B said...

Great card. Love the diecut girl. Thanks for showing us your ribbon and playing along with Clear It Out!
Rachel B

coops said...

so gorgeous shell.i love the oriental design and colours :D

xx coops xx

Anonymous said...

A fab oriental card and great colours!
Helen x

Susan Flynn said...

Shell this is so adorable, just love the oriental theme you've nailed it!!

Hazel (Didos) said...

I got Confused with the Waving thing!!! Love this card its so pretty, What a brilliant doll. Thanks for playing on Willow Sketchie Challenge this week, Hazelxox

cotnob said...

Hi Shell, it's nice to see you. I love your Kokeshi Dolls and fab colour combination.
Thank you for joining us at Willow Sketchie this week.

Anonymous said...

Cute little doll.The colours are just perfect for her.Fab card.Thanks for joining us at Willow Sketchie Challenge.Hope to see you again next week :D
Lisa x

Elaine said...

Super card Shell well done Hugs Elaine

Andrea said...

This is lovely, thanks for joining us at the Ribbon Girl card challenge