31 July 2015


It's the end of July already & what a wet yukky one its been. Fingers crossed for a warmer August, I will admit I have had the heating on a few times in July!! Total madness!!

 Anyhoos I'm here today to share my latest inspirational creation for Slinky Tarts. After today we are taking a month off, so the yeah the weather better improve lol!

I decided to use one of Tamara's 'Spunky Tarts' Evilynn, she is fabulously elegant & a dream to colour. I just loved watching her come to life!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
4 Crafty Chicks- ATG
Crafting With An Attitude- ATG
Creative Knockouts- dry embossing
Fab & Funky- no patterned papers

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Evilynn' by Slinky Tarts
Promarkers/Flexmarkers- words
Spectrum Noir Pencils- numbers
Skin- blush, 09 & 08
Eyes- apple cider, 109 & 108
Hair- reef blue & 120
Eyebrows- oasis & 72
Dress- crimson, 120, 116 & 115
Crown- sleigh bells, 22 & crimson
Skull- icicle & 120
Ground- 72 & 70
Tim Holts distress inks
colour distressing - fired brick

Papers & Embsllishments
'burgundy, white & black' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania
My stash- 4mm cranberry pearls & white ribbon

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Natalie & Amy's
Sizzix Bigshot
'Leafy Flourish' die cut by X-cut 503189
'Blooming Wonderful' embossalicious embossing folder by Crafters Companion
'Ribbon' border punch by Woodware
'6" square white elegant edge card blank'

Thank you for stopping by today, have a great weekend
Hugs xx


Hazel (Didos) said...

Ahhh this is super, what a great card, She looks so evil too!!! Hope alls well, Must catchup soon, Golly these holidays take away my social time!!! Love H xxx

Sue B said...

This is gorgeous Shell… such a fab image and I love the border with the ribbon… really stunning! :-)
Hope you have a nice evening
Big hugs, Sue B xx

Chris said...

Brilliant card! Fab image, beautiful colouring, great design- that bold ribbon border is so striking! Thanks for joining us at Fab n Funky!

Mari said...

Such a wonderful coloring! The image is lovely too. Thanks for playing with us at Crafting with an Attitude :) xx Mari

Bonnie Taylor said...

Oooh, I love this! Fabulous image and design! Thanks so much for playing along with our 'Dry Embossing' challenge over at Creative Knockouts...we hope to see you again!
~ Bonnie DT

MagsB said...

This is just gorgeous, Shell! Evilynn is so elegant yet so wicked (love the tiny skull!) The embossed background looks fabulous, and I love the contrast of the black border and white ribbon! Gorgeous! xx

love Mags B x

Tamie said...

Fantastic! The colors are awesome and the details you have added to highlight the image is simply perfect. Thank you so much for sharing your amazing creation with us at 4 Crafty Chicks Anything Goes Challenge.

Tamie DT

Pat said...

Beautiful card with a gorgeous image and lovely design Shell, thanks for joining in our challenge at Fab'n'Funky. Good Luck.

Pat xx