15 January 2013

Die Cuts & Flowers!

This is my second post for today, please scroll down to see my A&T creation! 
Hugs xx

Its the start of a fab new challenge over at Sparkles monthly, you have until the 14th of February to get your creations in.....this month I  have chosen the theme which is


I know most of us have an obsession with die cuts, I know I do lol! They are just one of the best things ever invented in my eyes. I still love my Ecraft but die cutting is so much quicker! Anyhoos I hope you will join in with us this month for the chance to win a fab prize, details at the bottom of my post!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Sketch & Stash- sketch & vintage (old prismas, new papers & stamp)
Crafty Bloggers- flowers

Goodies I Have Used
Image- 'Rose' by Local King Rubber Stamp
6" square scalloped card blank from Natalie & Amy's
Prisma pencils & sansodor

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Dark Vintage' by Marianne D from Natalie & Amy's
Label die cut?
Border die cut? 
Butterfly stamp 'Flying Colours' by Sheena Douglas from Natalie & Amy's
Pink gems my stash
Colour distressing done using Tim Holtz vintage photo
Brown card my stash

This month we are sponsored by the fab Di's Digi Downloads, the winner will receive $10 voucher to spend!

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & see what fab creations the Sparkles girls have made!
Hugs xx


* Shaz * said...

P45 in the post as we speak, great card though lol
hope you are ok
Hugs Shaz xx

Sue said...

Wow! this is beautiful Shell !! what a gorgeous image and sentiment! and you've coloured the flowers to perfection… Love the pretty papers and butterflies! :-))
Hope you have a lovely day!
Big hugs
Sue xx

Janice said...

Great card Shell - love the image and your beautiful colouring of it & obviously your fabulous die cuts! Jx

Ciska said...

Aww, such sweet vintage flowers, a lovely creation Shell!

Susan Flynn said...

What a beauty Shell and I love the sentiment its fab! x

MagsB said...

This is lovely, so Vintage and elegant!

love Mags B x

Sue - bearhouse said...

Such a beautiful card Shell. I love the image and gorgeous colours and papers. That sentiment is really special

Thank you , also, for taking part in the Sketch 'n' Stash Challenge and using the vintage theme too!

Hugs Sue

Hazel (Didos) said...

Oh wow this is amazing, what a stunning card, I love it, Love me xox

brenda said...

Beautiful roses and flutterbys Shell, thanks so much for sharing with us at FlonzCraft Vintage Stamping challenges this month.

B x

Sandra H said...

Hi Shell, Oh wow what a fabulous card that flower is stunning almost realistic like! great die too and lovely layout xx

Lorraine said...

Fabulous card Shell. I love the beautiful flowers and layout.
Lorraine x

Anonymous said...

Beautiful Shell!
Helen x

Ольга Ланковска said...

A fantastic card! I like the colour and the roses, and the sentimet, they all make it just a wonderful card :-)

Jules said...

Hi Shell

I am on one big blogland catch up after being without our internet for a whole week!! Eeeekkk!!!

Talk about withdrawal symptoms LOL!!

You have been being super busy .. .. as always!!!

Your colouring on this rose is gorgeous Shell .. .. love it!!

Hope all is good at your end.

Love Jules xx

coops said...

wow love this shell.your roses are beautiful and really stunning colouring ;D

xx coops xx

Silvia(Barnie) said...

A great card with wonderful vintage feeling.Thanks for joining us at FlonzCraft Vintage Stamping Challenge.

Kim. said...

Wow this is so so pretty, lovely image which is coloured amazingly.
It was great to catch up with you yesterday even with all the phone problems lol. Harley is fine it wasn't a seizure it was low blood pressure at his age!!
Kim xXx

Craftyanny said...

love this Shell. You did a fab job with the prismas, the colouring is perfect
Anne x

Liz McGuire, said...

Beautiful card Shell, wonderfully coloured,

Liz x

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Really gorgeous, I love the beautiful image and the shapes you have used to frame it , gorgeous papers too, fabulous design
Lindsay xx

Debs said...

This is so beautiful Shell - love the gorgeous image so perfectly coloured and the flutterbys are so sweet.
Take care
Debs xx

Julie said...

Hi Shell - this is fabulous!! Love how the image is coloured and framed so beautifully!! Thanks for joining us at Sketch N Stash this time around, good luck, hugs, Juliexx

sarah-Jane said...

Fab card Shell. Thank you for joining us at Sketch n Stash.
Sarah-Jane xx

Ger said...

Lovely image and sentiment. Thankyou for joining us this month at Crafty Bloggers Network.
Geraldine M