20 May 2015

Dancing In The Rain!

Hello, good morning & welcome to my tiny spot on the web. Today I am here to share with you my creation for Inky Impressions. Our challenge this week is all about


on your creation, so lets see what you can do!

I decided to use an image I haven't used before & I really enjoyed colouring this cutie in...

The raindrops are the waste from a butterfly die cut I have....see you can even use the waste lol

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Crafting Musketeers- use a die cut
Naughty or Nice- friends
Without Words- pink, yellow & blue

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Nickie In The Rain' by Inky Impressions
Promarkers/Flexmarkers- words
Spectrum Noir Pencils- numbers
Skin- blush, 09 & 08
Eyes- arctic blue
Lips- coral
Hair- champagne, 111 & 96
Jacket- soft lime & 18
Trousers- glacier blue & 64
Shoes- soft lime, 18 & 20
Umbrella- pink pearl, tropical orchid & 38
Puddle- 62 & 61
Flowers- canary, 64 & 38
Doodlings- rose pink
Tim Holtz distress inks
Clouds- tumbled glass

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Back to Basics' by Dovecraft
'Dance in The Rain' sentiment by Inky Impressions
My stash- yellow & blue card

Tools & glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Natalie & Amy's
Sizzix Bigshot
'Clouds' die cuts by Joy Crafts 6002/0199
'Topiary Tree & Butterfly' die cut (raindrops) by Marianne D LR0261
'Stix2' pick up pencil from Natalie & Amy's
'5" square white card blank' from Natalie & Amy's

Thank you for stopping by today, I really do appreciate you taking the time to visit me
Hugs xx


Dotty Jo said...

Thanks for sharing your sweet card with us over at Naughty Or Nice Challenges, Jo x

Sue B said...

Aww she is a cutie Shell… you've coloured her really beautifully! the papers are perfect with her and I love the fab clouds and raindrops! wonderful sentiment too! :-)
hope you have a lovely evening!
Big hugs, Sue B xx

MagsB said...

This is soooo cute, Shell! And what a great idea for using waste from a die-cut for the raindrops, they are the perfect shape!

love Mags B x

Sue said...

This is gorgeous Shell, I love the sweet image and pretty colours.
hugs Sue xx

Lindsey said...

What a sweet card! Your colouring is great, and I like the cloud with its butterfly raindrops! Thanks for joining us at Naughty or Nice Challenges!

Grenouille Greetings said...

A prettily coloured image and lovely paper choices on this delightful card.It's a real pleasure to see you playing along with us at Sketch Saturday this week. Hugs, Lesley

Unknown said...

Perfect sentiment for such an adorable card! Thanks for joining us at Naughty or Nice Challenges this month! Good luck!

Unknown said...

awww Shell such a gorgeous make xxx

thank you so much for entering the 'Use a Diecut' challenge over at Crafting Musketeers Blog

hugs Kerrie xx
Crafting Musketeers DT

Annette said...

Beautiful image. And yes, it's raining here too so I'd better learn to dance in the rain!! LOL
Annette - Netty's Cards
Proud to design for :
The Sugar Bowl Challenge,
Lili of the Valley,
Without Words Challenge
As You Like It Challenge.