19 April 2014

'Flying Poopies!'

Oh wow! The weather is gorgeous & yes its a Bank Holiday weekend, here in the UK!!! Usually you only have to say Bank Hols & it rains lol. I hope you are all enjoying this gorgeous weather. Nige is working today, but tomorrow we are off to Gentleshaw to help do the feeding (as they are closed) so extra Alfie snuggles! On Monday we are back to Gentleshaw to help out for the day as (fingers crossed) the weather is s'posed to be good, we will be really busy. Which is all fabulous!

Anyhoos on with this weeks My Time To Craft challenge....

Up, Up & Away!

anything you will find in the sky, planes, hot air balloons etc....but if you use birds, butterflies etc they must be the main focus of your creation.

I just love these images by Digi Darlas, but was really surprised when I went to add a link back to the image the site has gone! Just glad I got the ones I wanted!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Crafty Catz- beginning with B (balloons, blue, black, brown & Birthday)
Cut It Up- birthday cards
The Stamping Boutique- birthdays
Crafty Little Fairies- up & away
Creative Knockouts- furry or feathered friends
MAWTT- card containing the word Happy!

Image & Colouring Medium
Image- 'Puppies Up #2' by Digi Darlas
Derwent Studio pencils
Puppy- ivory black, umber brown & sepia
Balloons- prussian blue, ultramarine, spectrum blue, orange chrome, deep cadmium, lemon cadmium, copper beech, Venetian red, crimson lake, madder carmine, deep vermillion, Chinese white, dark violet, red violet lake, imperial purple, ivory black, gunmetal & silver grey

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Bazoo' by Helz Cuppleditch
'Kraft' paper from Papermania
My stash- pale blue pearls, sentiment & black card

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Natalie & Amy's
Sizzix Bigshot
'Precious Hearts' die cut by Memory Box 98474
'Labels #2' die cut by Spellbinders
'5" square Kraft card blank 

Thank you for stopping by today, I want to wish you all a very Happy Easter. Have a great weekend, no matter what your doing!
Hugs xxx


Sue said...

Gorgeous card Shell. I love the cute image, your colouring on the Kraft is fabulous and the paper is beautiful too.
I hope you are having a good weekend.
hugs Sue xx

Cut It Up Challenge Blog said...

Really nice! I like the three pearls on the bottom of your adorable image. Too bad about the image site. I hate when businesses have to close.

Thanks for linking to our Birthday Card challenge at Cut it Up!

Hazel (Didos) said...

Ah this is soooo sweet, what acute wee beastie, Love it and its balloooooons!! Hopoe you have a fab time tomorrow and dont feed Nige to the aminals!! Love Me xoxo

Claire said...

Adorable card Shell, love the image. Hugs, Claire x

Hazel (Didos) said...

Just me again, I should have said thank you for playing on MAWTT this week, Bad Wifey I am!! Love Me xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Such a cutie, thanks for playing at CLF. cool and cloudy here in East Anglia, typical bank holiday after lovely weather

Karen said...

What an adorable card! I love the cute image and the background paper! Thanks for playing along at Cut It Up Challenges! :)


Danielle Vincent said...

Oh this is such a cute image and I love that you colored it on kraft! Weird about the site. Happy Easter to you and your family. Hope you see some sunshine.


Gorgeous card Shell thank you for joining us this week at Crafty Catz have a lovely weekend and Happy Easter
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Christina said...

Woww this is gorgeous Shell!
Happy Easter!
Hugs Kristel

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Hi Shell sounds like you have a busy BH weekend! Fab card love the stamping and colouring on Kraft - amazing. Susan xx

coops said...

so gorgeous shell.really sweet image and i love your colouring on the kraft.
Happy Easter.

xx coops xx

bumblebee creations said...

awhhh....this is so super cute! Thanks for joining in the fun with The Stamping Boutique!!

Jac said...

Hi She'll, love the image coloured on the Kraft looks fabulous, great bg paper too, thanks for joining us at Crafty Catz this week, Jac x

Amy A said...

Shell, this is so cute! Love the image colored on kraft and your design elements are perfect! Thank you for joining us at Creative Knockouts this week!


Judith said...

Hi Shell - nice to see you back at MAWTT! - I love your colouring on Kraft you do it so well and such a cute little dog - hope you had a lovely weekend with the animals hugs Judith x

Deborah said...

Gorgeous card and a cute image. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Little Fairies.

Deborah A