7 November 2015

Quilt It!!

Wow, I have no idea where the time is going at the moment. I'm spending so much time in bed its driving me insane. I hate this damp, cold weather it totally knocks me about.

Anyhoos enuff feeling sorry for myself, I best get down to business before I'm to tired to type!
I'm here today to share with you my latest creation for My Time To Craft. Where this week the theme is.....


so patchwork papers or make your own quilt/patchwork pattern.

I have at long last got around to using one of my new (about 6 months ago) Gorjuss Girl stamps. She is so cute & a dream to colour. I apologise about the rubbish photos, I tried everything to get it looking better but nope, this is as good as it gets!!!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Crafting for All Seasons- dressed up & girlie
Fab & Funky- die cuts

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'You Brought Me Love' Gorjuss Girl by Santoro
Promarkers/Flexmarkers- words in black
Derwent Coloursoft- words in brown
Skin- blush & blush pink
Hair- pebble blue, ultramarine, iced blue & black
Dress & bows- pink pearl & deep fuchsia
Socks- peony & deep fuchsia
Boots- french navy, indigo & fuchsia pink
Squirrel- grey squirrel, blackberry & grey lavender
Leaves- leaf green, bright green, pressed leaf, pear green, grass, lincoln green & green lichen 

Papers & Embellishments
DP- (pink) 'Back to Basics Pretty in Pink' by Dovecraft
DP- (blue) Back to Basics True Blue' by Dovecraft
'blue & cream' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania
My stash- ribbon & 4mm royal blue pearls

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Natalie & Amy's
'Collall 3D' glue with tools
X-cut Xpress
'Hexagon' die cut by X-cut 812923
'Speech Bubbles' Thinlits die cut by Sizzix 660801
'With Love' die cut by Tattered Lace
'Stix2' pick up pencil from Natalie & Amy's
'6" square white card blank'

Thank you for stopping by today, don't forget to pop over & see what fab 'quilt it' creations the DT ladies have made 

Hugs xx


Ann said...

Such a sweet card, Shell - love the hexagon background!
The damp weather gets to me, too...I'm praying for some sun!

Sue B said...

Aww this is really sweet Shell… what an adorable image and your colouring is awesome…love the pleats on her dress! The patchwork effect looks stunning with those gorgeous papers!
So sorry you are still not feeling good hun.. my mum is not doing so well either in this weather… it seems to be really damp this year... it seems lot worse than last year!
Sending huge huggies hun, Sue B xx

Barb said...

This is such a sweet adorable card with lovely colors and a wonderful design. Thanks for joining us in the Crafting for all Seasons challenge, hope to see you again. Barb

Sandra H said...

Sooo cute!

Pat said...

Gorgeous card Shell, love the cute Gorjuss girl and the super background.

Pat xx

Tindaloo said...

Lovely card and sweet gorjuss stamp ♥ I really like your patchwork pattern!

MagsB said...

Shell, this is just fabulous! A very sweet image (though I can't help thinking that the squirrel should be replaced by a cute skunk!!!) and the hexagon background is gorgeous!

love Mags B xx

Julieanne..aka pinkjools said...

Gorgeous card...sweet image...Thank you for joining us this week @ Fun n Funky....Julieannex

crafty-stamper said...

love the Gorjuss Girl image and great patchwork background--Thank you for joining us at Simply Papercrafts
Carol DT x

April Story said...

The little girl image is adorable. Thank you for participating in the Creative Knockouts Challenge.

Annie said...

oh Shell I just love the way you have positioned the sentiments - it looks so effective. Great card. Annie xxx