1 August 2015

August 1st???!!! Really??!!

It's so hard to believe its August 1st....so shocked as to were this year has gone too!! 

 Anyhoos off out shopping with my Mom soon so best get my post sorted.
Today's post is my DT creation for My Time To Craft, this fortnight we have a fab recipe for you to follow....

1 die cut
2 images (can be merged)
3 flowers

so get your mixing bowls out & join in with us.

Just love this badger & colouring him on kraft.

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Gem Of A Challenge- animals or birds
Chocolate, Coffee & Cards- a flower in you image
As You Like It- fur or feathers
FUR...because we have a one year old pet skunk x
The Sisterhood of Crafters- summer heat

Images & Colouring Medium
Images-'badger & toadstool' from the Woodland Folk collection
Derwent Coloursoft Pencils
Badger- steel grey, white, black & persian grey
Flower- blood orange, bright orange, orange, green, light green, deep red, rose & blush pink
Toadstools- mid brown, pale brown, cranberry, deep red & rose
Mouse- brown, mid brown & ochre
Ground- green & light green

Papers & Embellishments
'Neenah Desert Storm' Kraft card by Crafters Companion
'Little Meow' A5 paper stack by Docraft
'yellow, pink & blue' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania
'Flowers, leaves & sun' stamps from a Papermania set
Stamped using 'Onyx Black' Versafine ink

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Natalie & Amy's
Sizzix Bigshot
'With Love' mini die cut by Tattered Lace
'triple butterfly' punch by Tonic
'5" square white card blank' from Natalie & Amy's

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


Hazel (Didos) said...

It is August!!! Its gone so fast this last month!!!! This is sooo sweet, Wonder who that wee badger looks a bitty like!!! super cute card. Love Me xx

Rebecca said...

Hi Shell, that badger is so cute! I can't believe it's August already either! Closer to Christmas though. I love that paper and the flowers!
Hope you have a good weekend!

Love From Rebecca xx

Sue said...

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

Vickie Y said...

What a cute image and card! Thank you for sharing with us at The Sisterhood of Crafters Summer Heat Challenge.

debby4000 said...

Fabulous, sweet card.

Darlene said...

So cute Shell! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood’s ‘SUMMER HEAT’ challenge and please come back again soon!
one of the 'Sistahs'
The Sisterhood of Crafters

Terri's Cards N More said...

Great coloring of that sweet little badger. Nice layout. Thanks for joining the Sisterhood's "Summer Heat" challenge.

Ann said...

I agree - August already?? Where does the time go? Great card - makes me smile!

Anet's Crafting said...

Beautiful card Shell. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Chocolate, Coffee & Cards. We would love to see you again ... Anet DT x

Glenda said...

Your card is just so adorable! Perfect for The Sisterhood's 'Summer Heat' challenge! Thanks for joining us!

Lori Turner said...

Awww..what a sweet badger!! Adorable card - thanks so much for joining us at As You Like It!

Annette said...

Aww, your little badger is so cute. Lovely card.
Annette - Netty's Cards
Proud to design for :
The Sugar Bowl Challenge,
Lili of the Valley,
Without Words Challenge
As You Like It Challenge.

Wendy Fraser said...

Such a sweet card, love the effect of colouring on kraft, thanks for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge xx