24 September 2014


Today sees the start of a new challenge over at 'Inky Impressions' this week the challenge is


see really easy, just enter what you make. If you use an Inky image you get popped in to the draw twice!

I decided to use one of our new releases from the beginning of the month, He just looks really happy playing with his yo-yo....I wonder if he can 'walk the dog' yet?

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Ooh La La- birthday boy
CCC Digi- man in your life
TokBobok- mans world

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Back to School Nicholas' by Inky Impressions
Skin- coral, sunkissed pink & blush
Derwent Inktense pencils
Hair- oak, amber & sicilian yellow
Tshirt- sherbet lemon, deep blue & sea blue
Shorts- oak & tan
Trainers- neutral grey, shiraz & hot red
Socks- neutral grey
Rucksack- leaf green & light olive
Yo-yo- shiraz & hot red
Grass- iron green, beech green & apple green
Tim Holtz distress inks
'Clouds' colour distressed using 'tumbled glass' 
Sentiment coloured using 'barn door' from Natalie & Amy's

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Down on The Farm' digi set by Digital Delights
My stash- sentiment banner & burgundy card

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Natalie & Amy's
Sizzix Bigshot
'Summer Kites' die cuts by Memory Box 98564 from Natalie & Amy's
'Cloud' die cuts by Joy Crafts 6002/0199
'5" square white card blank' from Natalie & Amy's

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & see what fab 'anything goes' creations the DT have made this week.
Hugs xx


Craftyanny said...

Love it Shell. The die cuts are perfect for this cutie
Anne x

Jackie said...

This is very cute Shell & I love how you used the image in a totally different way! Nice coloring too....
DT Sis Jackie

Sue B said...

Oh this is fab Shell… such a happy card !! I love the image and the clouds and kites are perfect with it… love the bright and cheery paper too !! :-))
Hope you're having a good day!
Big hugs
Sue xx

MagsB said...

What gorgeous colours on your fab cad, hun! And isn't the little boy with the yo-yo cute?!

(I was always very dangerous with a yo-yo, it tended to whiz towards my friends instead of going up and down the string!!! I was never any good at Conkers either!)

love Mags B x

Sandra H said...

Adorable card and gorgeous image coloured so beautifully too! x

Linby said...

What a bright and cheery card and perfect for a boy.
Thanks for sharing with us at Ooh La La Creations this time.
Lynn x

Julies Crafty Creations said...

Great card Shell
Hugs Julie x

coops said...

so gorgeous shell.fun sweet image and i love your bright paper ;D

xx coops xx

Laura W said...

Super cute, love the clouds. Thanks for joining us at the Digi Sketch challenge blog-see you Monday for a new challenge :)

Eileen Dobson said...

Lovely card, thanks for sharing it with us over at CCC Digi Creations.

Amy Andrade said...

What a fun card and a great design! Thank you for sharing with us at Top Tip Tuesday. Amy A., DT

Anonymous said...

Super cute card, Thanks for Playing along with us this time at Top Tip Tuesday Challenge, hugs Samantha :0)