15 May 2013

'Thank You'

This is my second post for today, please scroll down to see my Sparkles Monthly creation!
Hugs xx

Its the start of a new challenge over at The Perfect Sentiment today & this week we want to see you create a


create a thank you card, with a spring theme....flowers, butterflies, spring embellishments etc...

Don't forget your sentiment on the front!

I had so much fun making this card, I will admit it did take me all day to put together how I liked it lol!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Love Rubber Stamping- may flowers
Papertake Weekly- sound of music...In An English Country Garden!
Sweet Stamps- Spring
Get Inky- show us some die cuts

Goodies I Have Used
Image- 'Springkling Spring' by The Stamping Chef
6" scalloped square card blank from Natalie & Amy's
Promarkers & Flexmarkers
Skin- sunkissed pink & blush
Derwent Inktense pencils
Eyes- tan
Hair- willow & sienna gold
Bows & trainers- shiraz
Vest top- navy blue, iris blue & shiraz
Crops- leaf green & fern
Watering can- neutral grey

Papers & Embellishments
Sky coloured with 'turquoise' Panpastel from Natalie & Amy's
'Leafy Tree' embossing folder by Darice from Natalie & Amy's
Tree coloured with 'permanent green & burnt sienna' Panpastels from Natalie & Amy's
'Grass' cut on my Ecraft using a free SVG by Birdscards
Grass coloured with 'permanent green & green shade' Panpastels from Natalie & Amy's
Birdhouse, from the 'Ivy' die cut set by Marianne D LR0206 from Natalie & Amy's
Birdhouse coloured with 'burnt sienna' Panpastel from Natalie & Amy's
'Blooming Violet' die cut by Memory Box 98504
Blooming Violet coloured with 'magenta shade, magenta, magenta tint, permanent green 
& bright yellow green shade' Panpastels from Natalie & Amy's
'Clouds' cut on my Ecraft using a free SVG by Free Svg's
Clouds coloured with 'ultramarine blue tint' Panpastel from Natalie & Amy's
'Crystal Ice' Ice Stickles
Black card, cream pearls & all the white paper used from my stash
Sentiment from a 'Cute Companions' stamp set

This week we are sponsored by Patties Creations the winner will receive 3 digi images of their choice!

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


Wendy H said...

Beautiful card Shell. Love the grass, tree and clouds. Love the image and the way you have coloured her. Xx

MagsB said...

I love this sweet springtime scene! What an adorable image, and the die-cuts are gorgeous!

love Mags B x

Sue - bearhouse said...

Such a beautifully designed card Shell. I love the sweet image and the tree and grass border look fabulous.
hugs Sue xx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Fabulous card Shell you have created a gorgeous scene! Hugs Susan x

Claire said...

Such a lovely card Shell, I love the scene and that tree die is just fab! Hugs, Claire x

Sue B said...

Aww this is really sweet Shell !! I love the girl and the wonderful scene that you've created for her… the tree and grass looks fab… and I really like the clouds sentiment… it's a fab card hun!
Hope you're having a good week!
Big hugs
Sue xx

Anne-Marie said...

Wow, Shell, what a super creation....such a lot of gorgeous goodies....love it to bits!

coops said...

beautiful card shell.gorgeous image and your scene is really pretty :D

x coops xx

Sam Pirkle said...

Man, you really did a lot of fussy cutting, great job !!

Ann Strecko Koeman said...

Very nice work, love how you incorporated die cuts. Great of you to join the Get Inky! challenge, thank you.
Ann DT.

PaperDaisies said...

What a stunning card. Love everything about it. Have a great weekend. Hugs Nina

Athina said...

What a beautiful design! I love the inking on the trees and flowers! Gorgeous! Thanks for playing with us this week at Loves Rubberstamps! We hope to see you back next week!

Jacqueline Smith said...

Fabulous card, love the colouring job and all the details on your card! Thanks for playing with us at Loves Rubberstamps!

Shanna Shands said...

Great details. Thanks for playing with Loves Rubberstamps!