21 August 2012

Fun, Fun, Fun!!

It's time for a new challenge over at Emerald Faeries. This fortnight we want 
to see your creations that include

PUNCHES/DIE CUTS

I had loadsa fun making this card, just loved colouring these little cuties in using my distress markers. I do hope they bring out some more colours because I love using them!



Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Willow Sketchie- I followed the fab sketch
Creative Mondays- for kids
The Pink Elephant- make your own embellishments (flowers)
Whoopsi Daisy- sentiment

Goodies I Have Used
Image- 'Larakins' by Emerald Faeries
5" square card blank
Tim Holtz distress markers
Top Larakin
Skin- spun sugar & tattered rose
Wings- tumbled glass
Hat- barn door & faded jeans
Trousers- faded jeans
Bottom Larakin
Skin-spun sugar & tattered rose
Wings- tumbled glass
Hat- fired brick
Trousers- chipped sapphire & fired brick
Branch- peeled paint

Papers & Embellishments
Pink & blue paper by Kodak
Green card my stash
DP- 'Diamonds' from the Cute Companions CD by Jayne Nestorenko
Sentiment from the 'Owl' stamp set by Honey & Hugs
Pine tree branch die cut by Marianne D LR0181 from Natalie & Amy's
Corner die cut by Provo craft
Flower punch by X-cut
Faux stitching done using Promarkers with fine nibs (azure, rose pink & olive green)

Thank you for stopping by today, I hope the weather is good where you are! Please pop over to the
 main blog & see what fab creations my teamies have made & to see what fab prize is up for grabs!
Hugs xx

17 comments:

Barbara said...

hello, dear Shell
I also find your card totally sweet .. the two "boys" I have not yet, maybe I'll try it once to coloriern, I find them not just for pottering .. your card is perfect .. greetings Barbara xoxo

Claire said...

This is just fab Shell, love the image and great colours too. Thanks for playing along with Willow Sketchie this week. Hugs, Claire x

Hazel (Didos) said...

Oh Shell this is so sweet, what a cutie, Thanks fort playing on Willow Sketchie too, Love M eoxox

Cheryl said...

oh this is one,brilliant card hun love that image and the colours and your detail is just amazing,hugs Cherylxxxxx

Sandra H said...

oh wow this is a fab and fun image and your attention to detail is stunning xx

sue - bearhouse said...

This is gorgeous Shell, I love the image and the colours and layout are fabulous

Hugs Sue

craftybunny said...

So pretty and such an adorable image,Shell.Fab work with the sketch and your colouring.Thanks for joining us at Willow Sketchie Challenge.Hope to see you again next week :D
Lisa x

Jac said...

Love this Shell, really fun card love how you incorporated the branch too xx

Vicky said...

Adorable Hun...xx

Sue said...

Aww this is So cute Shell… your colouring is fab! Love those pretty papers with the gorgeous flowers and leaves!!
Hope you are having a good week!
Big Hugs
Sue xx

debby4000 said...

Wonderful, adorable card.
luv
Debby

Joan Macdonald said...

Fabulous image and you have coloured it perfectly. Thank you for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy this week.

Joan x

SHARY said...

A great take on our sketch and a fun image Thanks for playing at Willow Sketchie.x

Daisychain said...

A beautiful card, love the image and colours you have used. Thank you for joining us this time at Whoopsi Daisy. Hugs Christine x

Kim. said...

Aw what a beautiful card, love this image and the distress inks really suit it. Beautiful colours and die cuts used. Will catch up with you this week, not sure where last week went lol. Hope the meds are not having any bad effects.
Kim xXx

Bettina L. said...

This is totally cute and I love the design with the branches, swirl and sentiment too. Thanks for playing at Whoopsi Daisy. Hope to see you back monday for a new challenge. Bettina
xx

Mau xx said...

Hi Shell, Sorry can't find your comment boxes again :( This is the first one I have found with 16 comments :)
I have had a peek at all your creations sweetie but just can't comment...sorry! Not a clue why, its only your blog so very strange.
Huge Hugs and hope you are ok xxxxxxxx
Hugs Mau xx