5 June 2013


This is my second post for today, please scroll down to see my Stamping Chef creation!
hugs xx

Wow! I can't believe how quick this week has gone!! It doesn't seem five minutes since I posted my Perfect Sentiment card last week!!
Anyhoos on with this weeks creation.....I have made this card fro our Katie to give to her Dad on Fathers Day, I thought I'd pop a little birdie on as Nige loves his birdie watching!

So this weeks theme over at The Perfect Sentiment is.....


So if you are running late with your fathers day cards, why not join us.
Don't forget your sentiment on the front!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
2 Sisters Challenge- fab sketch
Bearly Mine- die cuts or punches
Creative Card Crew- die cuts or punches
Party Time Tuesday- Fathers day
Try It On Tuesdays- One for the men!

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Relax Everyday' from the Mulberry Wood collection from Natalie & Amy's
Derwent Inktense pencils
Bear- dark chocolate, oak, tan & mustard
Wellies- leaf green, felt green & spring green
Dog- dark chocolate & payne's grey
Deckchair- madder brown, tan, sienna gold, hot red & iris blue
Garden fork- neutral grey, iron blue & navy blue
Newspaper- payne's grey & tan
Grass- 'permanent green shade & permanent green' Panpastels from Natalie & Amy's
Sky- 'turquoise shade & turquoise' Panpastels from Natalie & Amy's
Birdhouse & bird colour distressed using Tim Holtz 'vintage photo' from Natalie & Amy's
Ivy colour distressed using 'bright yellow green shade' Panpastel from Natalie & Amy's

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Dots & Stripes Metropolitan' by Echo Park
'Kraft' paper by Papermania from Natalie & Amy's
Sentiment from the 'One In A Million' Humphrey's Corner set from Natalie & Amy's

Tools & Glues
'Collall All Purpose' glue from Natalie & Amy's
Collall 3D with tools from Natalie & Amy's
'Square' die cut by X-cut 503402
'Ivy' die cut by Marianne D LR0206 from Natalie & Amy's
5" square card blank from Natalie & Amy's
Sizzix Bigshot

This week we are sponsored by Robyn's Fetish, the winner will receive 5 free digi images of their choice!

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


Sue - bearhouse said...

Gorgeous card Shell. I love the image and your colouring is fabulous.
hugs Sue xx

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Really adorable hun, I love the sweet image and your colouring is awesome, beautiful papers and layout too. I hope you are well
Lindsay xx

Claire said...

Just adorable Shell - love the image and fab layout. Hugs, Claire x

Sue B said...

Aww this is gorgeous Shell… what a sweet image and your colouring is fab! I love the little birdhouse and ivy …. so cute!
Hope you have a lovely evening hun!
Big hugs
Sue xx

Sandra H said...

Fab card Shell and great image that deck chair brings back many a happy moment xx

Mau xx said...

adorable image and Love those spotty papers Shell, I so love spots ... and checks.
hope you are ok sweet lady and that are enjoying the better weather.
Huge hugs Mau xx

Hazel (Didos) said...

OMG this is amazing, what a brill card and your colouring is OUTSTANDING!!!! Loves Ya xxx

My'scardcorner said...

This is so cute Shell and the layout is brilliant.

cotnob said...

Hi Shell, what a fabulous card, such an adorable image and lovely spotty papers.
Thank you for joining us at Bearly Mine Designs this week.

Valerie-Jael said...

Beautiful card, love that teddy, thanks for playing along at TIOT. Valerie

coops said...

so gorgeous shell.fab spotty papers and I love your bear and stunning colouring :D

xx coops xx

Kim. said...

Aw this is adorable, love this image and perfect for Nige.
Kim xXx

Meggymay said...

A super card for a bloke, love the adorable image.
Thank you for joining us at TioT's this time.

Athina said...

I love the way the bear is colored, gorgeous creation! Thanks for playing with us at PTT!

Dreamtime Designs said...

Hi Shell,
Just popping over to Congrats you on being one of the Top 3 over at 2 Sisters :) I wanted to come & see your design, which btw is wonderful. He is totally adorable hun & the colours are gorgeous. Thanks so much for sharing. Hugz, Lisa.

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Margaret said...

Such a fabulous card. Great image and coloring is spectacular as usual.

Natascha said...

Lovely card! Thank you so much for joining our Bearly Mine Challenge. Good luck!

Hugs, Natascha

paper fun said...

Really lovely. Great coloring and I adore your bird and bird house dies.

Thanks for joining our punches and dies challenge at Creative Card Crew.