26 October 2014


Yay I have finally managed to put my pictures on my post. Sorry my card is late, I have been trying since Thursday to get my pictures on my post.....silly Mr Blogger needs a slap!!!
 Anyhoos here's my post....

Today sees the start of a new challenge over at My Time To Craft. We are having a break from the Christmas makes this week. So our theme is....


so baking, fishing, golf, hiking, card making etc...

I decided to use a Bugaboo image that I have had printed out for ages & not used. I really do like Bugaboo images they are perfect for any ages...& always have something to suit what you need!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Ruby's Rainbow- prizes (image & papers)

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Deacon with Bugs' by Bugaboo
Promarkers- words
Spectrum Noir pencils- numbers
Skin- coral, sunkissed pink & blush
Hair- 118 & 98
Shirt & trainers- 64, 63 & 55
Shorts- 118, 116, 115 & 114
Socks- 118 & 114
Bugs- 120, 119, 28, 18 & 12
Net- 117, 112, 25 & 23
Pot- 58, 56, 47, 20 & 15
Flowers & ground- 117, 112, 58, 47 & 20
Tim Holtz distress inks
Clouds & background colour distressing- tumbled glass

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Metro Dots & Stripes' by Echo Park (digi)
'Gone Fishing' from the Helz Cuppleditch set 'Gone Fishing'
My stash- black card

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Natalie & Amy's
'Collall 3D' glue with tool from Natalie & Amy's
Sizzix Bigshot
'Cloud' die cuts by Joy Crafts 6002/0199
'5" square white card blank' from Natalie & Amy's

Thank you so much for stopping by today. I will be around on Monday as we are off to Blackpool tomorrow to see the lights....not been for a few years so should be good, just hope its not to cold!
Hugs xx


Jennifer LaVite said...

Wow! I so admire your coloring skills. The image turned out beautifully. Thanks for joining us at Ruby's Rainbow Challenges.

Sandra H said...

Beautiful Shell is your card x

Sue B said...

Aww this is really sweet image Shell… and your colouring is beautiful !! I love the fab clouds with the sentiment! :-))
Sorry you have been having trouble uploading your pictures…. don't know about a good slap… think we should all get together and give Mr Blogger a right good pummelling!!! ROFL
Hope you're having a lovely Sunday! enjoy Blackpool tomorrow hun!
Big hugs Sue B xx

Hazel (Didos) said...

Ahh this is so cute, what a fabby card, Hope you have fun at the illuminations, Love Hxx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Super cute card Shell and wonderful colouring. I love Bugaboo images some of the Gus and Stella ones are so funny. Susan x

Jane Savage said...

Love, love, love this, Shell! Great colours and such a fab image! Your colouring is beautiful!
Thank you for joining us at the Chocolate, Coffee and Cards Challenge. Jane xx

cohenna said...

Beautiful card! Sweet boy :)

Sue said...

This is gorgeous Shell. I love the cute image, stunning colouring and beautiful papers.
hugs Sue xx

MagsB said...

Shell, hun, this is just adorable! I love Bugaboo, too! What a little cutie this lad is! I love the simple layout and the gorgeous spotty papers and your fab colouring!

I hope you had a lovely time in Blackpool!

love Mags B x

Ger said...

Lovely colouring of that super cute image! great card. Thankyou for joining us this month, and check out our giveaway at Craft for the Craic

Kim. said...

Hi hunnie, your week sounds as bad as mine last week on the methadone for me so not looking forward to next week!! I will catch up with you shortly.
Anyhow love the card, totally agree bugaboo images are perfect for so many occasions but I always forget about my collection of them. Beautiful colours and the little clouds are sooo pretty.
Kim x

coops said...

so gorgeous shell.fab image and i love your blue colours and spotty papers ;D

xx coops xx

Danielle Vincent said...

Great card Shell! I love how the sentiment is in the clouds. I love Bugaboo images too :o) Hugs D