2 October 2012

To A Special Friend!

I just want to say a huge THANK YOU to all my bloggin buddies for the get well wishes, emails, text, tweets, cards & sweeties....I can't believe how lovely you all are THANK YOU. I am feeling a lot better but I'm just takin everyday as it comes & not planning ahead & I'm only crafting for a hour at a time then going for a lie down on the sofa for an hour. Hopefully this will keep me on course, to feeling better! Need to hurry up & sort myself out as its only 10 days until I go away, for 4 days of crafting! Whoop, whoop!!

Anyhoos today's card is for Emerald Faeries fortnightly challenge which this time is


now I know most of you nearly always put flowers on your creations, so no excuses not to join in the fortnight! If you do you will be in with a chance of winning 2 digi images of your choice or 1 printable kit!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
The Sweet Stop- fab sketch
Willow Sketchie- favourite things (Emerald Faeries)
Card Mania- handmade flowers
Eureka Stamps- friendship
Tammy's Scrapping Corner- fall colours

Goodies I Have Used
Image- 'Ebony' by Emerald Faeries
6" scalloped square card blank from Natalie & Amy's
Promarkers & Flexmarkers
Skin- sunkissed pink & blush
Hair- cocoa
Hat- lush green, emerald green & chartreuse
Top- peach, mango & orange
Shorts- lush green, emerald green, chartreuse, peach & mango
Tights- mango, orange, emerald green & chartreuse
Wings- soft peach & peach
Stalk- umber, caramel & sandstone
Cap- burgundy, crimson & red
Ground- meadow green & apple

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Woodland Folk' by Dovecraft
Purple gems & sentiment my stash
Circle die cut by Nellie Snellon doily set MFD020
Flower punch by X-cut
Flourish die cut by Create 4 Fun 6003/0002

Thank you so much for popping by today, I really appreciate you taking the time xxx
Make sure you pop over to the main blog & see what fab creations the DT have created!
Hugs xx


Tammy Ortiz said...

Good Morning, What a cutie Creation. I just love the Design. We hope to see you back next week.
Tammy Ortiz
Founder of
Tammy Scrapin Corner

MagsB said...

How frustrating ME is! (A schoolfriend has it so I know a little bit about how awful it can be.) I hope you are fighting fit by the time you go away!

What a sweet card this is! Your colouring on cute Ebony is gorgeous - and the spray with the flowers is so pretty!

Take care!

love Mags B x

Craftyanny said...

Awwwwwwwwwww Shell I didn't realise you've been poorly sweetie. What with being away for three weeks I'm soo behind in blogland. Hopefully your on the mend now though.
Lovely card this morning too, great colouring and papers too.
Anne x

Hazel (Didos) said...

Ah this is so sweet, What an adorable card, Love this image its so cute, you will get there, keep ya chin up, Love Hxx

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is gorgeous card Shell, I love the image and your colouring is beautiful.

take care
Hugs Sue

Sandra H said...

This is gorgeous and what a fabulous image xx

Sue said...

Aww what a sweet fairy image and your colouring is fab! Love the papers and pretty purple flowers! :-)
glad you are feeling a lot better hun… take things easy...
Hope you have a lovely evening!
Big Hugs
Sue xx

Anonymous said...

Absolutely gorgeous, I love that sweet image! Take care Shell!
Helen x

Hazel (Didos) said...

Oops I need sacked, Forgotted to say Thanks for playing on Willow Sketchie this week, Hazelxos

Desire Fourie said...

This is beautiful. Lovely colours and embellishments. Everything works so well together. Hugs Desíre {Doing Life - my personal blog}  {Digistamps4Joy DT Member} {Tammys Scrapin Corner DT Member} {Lady Anne's Paper Crafts DT Member}

coops said...

so stunning shell.really love the image and your design is gorgeous.take it easy hun :D

xx coops xx

Dawn Louise said...

A fabulous card, and thank you for joining us at willow Sketchie challenges x

Kim. said...

Aw Shell I hope you are resting and taking it easy or there will be trouble!! You will need all your strength for your weekend away and that's just for the lack of sleep and too much laughing lol.
Super cute card, adorable image and your flourish and flowers look great.
Kim xXx

crafty-stamper said...

Love your cute image beautifully coloured and the co-ordinating papers thanks for joining us at Tammy's Scrapin Corner
Carol DT x

Monika/Buzsy said...

What a sweet card Shell. Love the darling image. Great coloring and papers. The tiny flowers look lovely on the die-cut swirl. Thank you for playing along with us at The Sweet Stop this week.

Susan Flynn said...

What a cutie that little fairy is, love your card Shell x

Anonymous said...

How sweet.Love the papers,just perfect.Sorry to hear you've not been feeling too good.Take it easy and look after yourself!Thanks for joining us at Willow Sketchie Challenge.Hope to see you again next week :D
Lisa x

Tracy Wray aka Trak said...

BEAUTIFUL card very well thoughtout love the flowers ..Thank you for playing along at Card Mania Challenges!

Sarah said...

Wow your coloring is amazing! Love it! Thank you so much for sharing your talent with us at Eureka Stamps!

Joann Burton said...

Lovely card Shell.

Thanks so much for sharing with us this week at Tammy's Scrapin Corner. Hope to see you again next week as well. joann sassy raggedy

Iva said...

I love the image and your coloring is beautiful.Thank you for joining at Card Mania!Hugs:Iva

G8country life said...

Hi Shell, I glad your feeling better. Love your happy card, beautiful colors and awesome coloring : ) We're so glad you join us at Tammy's Scrapin Corner-Elisa

***If you would like to be a Guest Designer with us please add GDT to your entry, at tthe end of every challenge we will randomly choose the next GDT.

Janice M said...

What a cute card! Thanks for playing along with us at The Sweet Stop!