18 February 2014

'Happy Birthday To Ya!'

It's time for a new challenge to start over at 'Try Stampin' On Tuesday' this week we have a fantastic sketch for you to follow with the option of adding the twist! You will find the sketch at the end of my post or click here! This weeks added twist is....


just add your Happy Birthday sentiment to your creation & pop over here & add it to the linky!

I decided to use one of the many freebie stamps I have collected over the years & it's been coloured with my new Sakura watercolour pencils which are fantastic!

I must admit I very rarely put different patterned papers together, but after sitting & playing with my scrap box papers I kinda like the result....gonna have to get my scrap box of papers out again!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Eureka Stamps- animals
Catered Crop- good birthdays
Bloggers Challenge- 2 or more design papers
Quirky Crafts- pile high 3D it
Crafting Musketeers- butterflies

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Teddie' a freebie from my stash
Coloured with Sakura watercolour pencils
Colour distressing done using 'turquoise' Panpastel

Papers & Embellishments
'Pampered Paws' (paw prints) by Digital Delights
'Grandma's Kitchen' (pinked checked) by DCWV
'Tea House' (turquoise checked) by Dovecraft
'Bazoo' (turquoise patterned) by Helz Cuppleditch
My stash black card
'Banner & Sentiment stamps' from the Forever Friends 'The Good Life' collection

Tools & Glues
'Collall all purpose glue' from Natalie & Amy's
'Collall 3D glue with tools' from Natalie & Amy's
Sizzix Bigshot
'Oval' (with image) die cut by Sizzix 657563
'Oval #4' (black) die cut by Nellie Snellon MFD047
5" square card blank 

Please pop over to the main challenge blog & see what fab creations the DT have made using this sketch!

Thank you for stopping by today, I hope you are all safe & warm in this awful weather we are having.
hugs xx


Sandra H said...

Hi Shell, The papers looks stunning together you should do it more often and the image is perfect truly is a stunning card x

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Hi She'll hope you are ok. Fabulous card your scraps look great! Susan xx

Fran said...

Beautiful , thank you for joining us over at the Crafting Musketeers this month , Fran (DT) xxx

Sarah said...

Beautiful card! Love this cute little guy and the papers go perfectly together.

Hazel said...

Thanks for sharing your lovely sweet card for Crafting Musketeers 'butterflies' challenge, Hazel, DT Crafting Musketeers x

Hazel (Didos) said...

Oh Golly how did I miss this, Its adorable, what a fabby card, Love Hazelxox

Pia S said...

You picked papers that go so well together for this card. I also like the spot you picked for the sentiment. It's such a sweet card:)

Cheryl Caldwell-Nyboer said...

This is so adorable.

Thanks for joining us at Eureka Stamps this week.

mags said...

A lovely creation. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafting Musketeers and good luck.