25 May 2013

'Rock n Roll'

Good morning all you fab people out there, hope you are all doing ok!
I've got a fairly busy few days, today off out shopping with hubby, tomorrow a craft fair with Kim yay!! Monday the girls are off to the Slamdunk festival in Wolverhampton so a day of worrying I think & a few crafty makes.....maybe a snuggle on the sofa with Nige & watch a movie or two!
I hope you all have a fab weekend & the weather improves!

Anyhoos, its the start of a fab new challenge over at My Time To Craft, where this week I have drawn you a sketch to follow....it will be tagged on the end of my post!

Here's my creation following the sketch!

I decided to make our Danni a card just to say well done for getting though all of your exams & for studying so hard! This image by 'The Stamping Chef' is just perfect for her, as she is teaching herself to play the guitar.

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Polkadoodles- to die for
Papercraft Star- beauty (made for my daughter who is beautiful!)
Card Mania- spots or stripes 
Kaboodle Doodles- stripes & circles

Goodies I Have Used
Image- 'Rock My World' by The Stamping Chef
5" square card blank
Skin- sunkissed pink & blush
Derwent Inktense pencils
Hair- dark chocolate, madder brown & red oxide
Eyes- amber
Jewellery- mauve
Tshirt- dark purple, dusky purple & mauve
World- deep blue, iris blue, ionian green & field green
Lily- sienna gold, tan, felt green & apple green
Guitar- iron blue, navy blue, peacock blue & neutral grey
Rose- ionian green, spring green, shiraz, chilli red & carmine pink

Papers & Embellishments
'Circle' die cut by X-cut 503416
DP- 'Noteable Music' by Digital Delights
'Incire Flower' die cut by Nellie Snellon MFD024
'Lace Border #5' die cut by Die'sire
Colour distressing has been done using Tim Holtz 'milled lavender & dusty concord' from Natalie & Amy's
Sentiment & purple card my stash
'Musical Notes' cut out on my Ecraft using a free SVG by 'Free SVG's'

Here's the sketch for you to follow, as you can see you can change the stars into anything you want!
Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & see what fab creations the DT have made to inspire you. Have a great weekend
hugs xx


Judith said...

Great image Shell - I love the way you've coloured the flowers - very vintagey - there's a bit of a rock n roll theme going on this week - I mustn't have got the message lol - enjoy your craft fair and your lazy day hugs Judith x

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Fabulous, I love the gorgeous background and the music note die cuts are fab, gorgeous colours too
Lindsay xx

Jayne A said...

gorgeous card, love the musical notes.

Hazel (Didos) said...

Fabby creation, So glad that the exams are done, poor Danni xxx Love your sketch, Love Hazelxox

Vanessa (aka V'ness, Nessa, oldschool) said...


Debs said...

Fabulous card Shell - love the sketch and great die cuts.
Sounds like a busy weekend ahead.
Debs xx

Vicky said...

Such a beautiful card hun...:o)

have a lovely weekend...biggest of hugs Vicky xx

Claire said...

Fab card Shell, love the image and layout. Hope you have a great weekend. Hugs, Claire x

Ann said...

Love the musical theme of this card! Beautiful!

coops said...

so stunning shell.your design is fab an I love the image and colours :D

xx coops xx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Fabulous card Shell love all the rock n roll! Your daughter will be chuffed to bits! Enjoy your weekend! Susan x

dutchess said...

thank you for joining us at Polka Doodles with your great card....the music notes are great dies....good luck Margaret

Sheila said...

Cool card, love the image x

Ros Crawford said...

What a fabulous card for your daughter ... Thanks so much for playing at Papercraft Star!! Enjoy the sunshine!

Sue B said...

Aww this is a fab card Shell… what a wonderful image and your colouring is gorgeous hun! I love the papers… so perfect for this Rock & Roll card… I bet Danni loved it !! :-))
Hope you're having a lovely weekend!
Big hugs
Sue xx

pinky said...

Very cool card! Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles.

Pat said...

Super card Shell with a great image.

Pat xx

Ciska said...

What a fun card, Shell, perfect for your daughter! Hope you enjoyed your weekend :)

Wedgie said...

I love this card Shell...I love how you've used the sketch.

Hope you're having a fab week, Wedgie xxx

Asha said...

This is gorgeous, Shell! Danni must be happy to receive it. Thanks for joining our "To Die For" challenge at PolkaDoodles.
Asha - PolkaDoodles DT
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tilly's crafts said...

fab card, love the die cut notes! Thanks for joining us at Polkadoodles! Kim x