28 January 2016

The Tree Of Love!

I'm here today to share a quick post with you for Digital Delights. We have our monthly challenge running, which as always is....


so no excuses really, I want to be hopping around to your blog to leave you a comment!

With Valentines day around the corner I decided to make a card for Nige from me...its even got a skunky butt on it lol!!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Whimsy Inspires- with love
Crafty Cardmakers- die cuts
Great Impressions- lovey dovey
Oddball Stamps- All You Need Is Love

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Power of love Chelsea' by Digital Delights
Image- 'Tree of Love' by Digital Delights
Promarkers/Flexmarkers- words in black
Derwent Studio Pencils- words in brown
Skin- blush & deep vermillion
Hair- tulip yellow, terracotta & spectrum orange
Bobbles, dress & boots- cyan, prussian blue & delft blue
Quiver, arrows & bow- cyan, prussian blue, delft blue, sand dune, copper, beech, french grey & gunmetal
Trunk- cocoa & chocolate
Hearts- peony, cerise, shocking pink, rose pink, fuchsia pink, pink pearl, vermillion, blossom, carmine, pink carnation, watermelon, imperial purple, magenta, rose madder lake, red violet lake & crimson lake
Cute Critters
Owl- sandstone
Rabbit- ice grey 3
Chipmunk- cocoa
Skunk- cool grey 5
Sky was colour distressed using Tim Holtz 'tumbled glass'

Papers & Embellishments
'green, white & pink' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue from Natalie & Amy's
X-cut Xpress
'Birch Tree Cute Critters' die cut by Cheery Lyn B370
'Love' from the tag & with love die cut set by Creative Dies
'Clouds' die cut by Joy Crafts 6002/0199
'Grass' extended die cut by Ellison
'6" square white card blank'

Thank you for stopping by today, I really do appreciate you taking the time to come & see me. I hope I will be back to normal soon, not getting much time to craft or comment as hubby is really poohly with a stinking virus...Dr has signed him off work for two weeks, ha to go back to see what Dr says then. Fingers crossed he will be better by then lol!!
Hugs xx


Hazel (Didos) said...

Oh Nooo Get Well Soon Nige!!! Buggy here too, not good. Love this card its sooo sweet, Love Hxx

Mynn Kitchen said...

This is totally darling, Shell! I LOVE the fun scene you created, your beautiful coloring, and the wonderful use of dies! Thank you for joining us at Great Impressions! HUGS! :) Mynn xx

Anonymous said...

So cute. Thank you for joining us at Oddball Art, hope to see you again soon. Good luck Hugs Lori xx

Rebecca said...

Very cute and nice and bright! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers.


Julie Odil said...

Aw, she is so sweet, Shell. Love the image and the card. Thanks for joining our Lovey Dovey challenge this month at Great Impressions Stamps. Julie, DT member

Maike from Maikreations said...

Love this bright and cheery card! Hope your husband is feeling better soon! Thank you for joining our „Dies & Punches“ challenge over at the Crafty Cardmakers ;o) Happy crafting,

Julie Odil said...

Aw, this is as cute as can be! Love that heart tree! Thank you for entering our "All you Need is Love" challenge at Oddball Art Stamps. Julie, DT member