11 June 2014

For The Girls!

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

My latest card for 'Inky Impressions' is a Christmas one. I chose this image, because it reminds me of the girlies posting there letters to Santa.
Anyhoos, let get down to business! This week the theme is...


so make it girlie....

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Love to Create- for the kids
Squigglefly- Christmas
Crafty Hazelnut Christmas (extra) - anything Christmas
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas- for a child

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Kimmy's Letter' by Inky Impressions
Skin- coral, sunkissed pink & blush
Derwent Inktense pencils
Hair- bark, saddle brown, mustard & sun yellow
Jacket & trousers- peacock blue, iris blue & neutral grey
Gloves- crimson & carmine pink
Scarf- crimson, carmine pink, leaf green & fern
Shoes- willow & baked earth
Mailbox- chilli red, shiraz, neutral grey, Indian ink, bark & saddle brown
Envelope- charcoal grey
Birdie- deep blue, bright blue & cadmium orange
Snow- iris blue 

Papers & Embellishments
DP- (pink) 'Mistletoe Kisses' by Papermania
DP- (trees) 'Back 2 Basic Modern Christmas' by Dovecraft from Natalie & Amy's
'Let it Snow' sentiment from the Holiday Notables #2 by Whimsy Stamps
'Crystal Ice' Ice Stickles
'Turquoise' dew drops
My stash- ribbon & blue card

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Natalie & Amy's
'Collall 3D' glue with tools from Natalie & Amy's
'Stix2' pick up tool from Natalie & Amy's
'5" square white card blank'

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & see what fab 'Girlie' creations the Inkettes have made for your inspiration!
Hugs xx


cheryl said...

Oh this is gorgeous hun love the image and the colours are fab hugs cheryl xx

Sandra H said...

This is a lovely image Shell your card is gorgeous as always x

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Totally adorable Shell, what a sweet image and fab colouring! Susan xx

annie sharland said...

Gorgeous card Shell, just adorable...., I have closed Memories to keep due to hacker. My new blog is open and candy too. You will need to re join and sign in for the candy...cheers

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Hazel said...

Thanks for entering both of my CHNC challenges and our Completely Christmas 15 with your lovely card - hope to see you again soon. x

maureenjscott said...

What a cute Christmas card, love the layout and your colouring is fab! Thanks for joining our Make it for the Kids challenge at Love to Create this week! mo xxx

Sue B said...

Aww this is really sweet Shell… such a cute image and you've coloured it really beautifully!
Love the scrummy papers and embellies! :-)
Hope you have a lovely weekend hun!
Hugs Sue xx

Hazel (Didos) said...

Ahhh what a sweetie, shes adorable, Love Hxx

Kathy Bradley said...

What a wonderful and adorable Christmas card - the image is so sweet and you've colored her wonderfully. Thanks for joining us at Squigglefly's challenge this week!

Ruza Rebel said...

Gorgeous card! Love the image, your coloring and design. Thank you for joining our "Make it for the Kids" Challenge this week at Love to Create.
Ruza, LTC Admin/Designer
Ruza's Craft Corner

nwilliams6 said...

What a great image! Pretty papers and sketch too. Thanks for sharing this with us in the Squigglefly Christmas Card Challenge.

Holly Young said...

Too cute! Thanks for playing in Squigglefly's Christmas challenge!

Jacki Randolph said...

Super sweet card Shell, love your coloring and design with her! Thank you for joining our "Make it for the Kids" Challenge this week at Love to Create!! Hope you we will see you next week too!
Jackie ~ LTC Owner/Designer

Helen said...

Gorgeous card.

Thanks for joining us at Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra.

Helen x