6 September 2016

Bye Bye Baby!

Well on the 16th of this month, the Swinscoe household is gonna be very sad. Our baby is off to Uni to study 3D animation for 3 years. We are so proud of our Danni Bear but boy am I gonna miss my Grey's Anatomy partner. Its the one programme we always sit & watch & we have from the start. We decided I would record it, so we can watch it together. 

I decided to make a card to wish her 'Good Luck'  she loves Gorjuss Girls so this make is perfect for her. Following the sketch for my DT make for Try Stampin' on Tuesday, you will find the sketch either here, or at the end of this post. With the optional theme of....


Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Tuesday Throwdown- school spirit
Cards in Envy- for the kids
Make My Monday- back to school
Crazy Challenge- school
Crafting Musketeers- back to school

Image & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'The Hatter' by Santoro GOR907204
Image- 'wild flowers' from the 'White Rabbit' set by Santoro GOR907112
Promarkers/Flexmarkers words in black
Derwent Coloursoft words in brown
Skin- blush, ginger & blush pink
Hair- april shower, persian grey & steel grey
Dress- verdigris, sea green, crimson, blue lake & persian grey
Hat- verdigris, sea green, crimson, steel grey & deep red
Gloves & tights- blue lake, persian grey, ice grey 1 & mid grey
Basket- crimson, tea green, grey green & mid green
Flowers- heatwave & dark terracotta
Sky- turquoise

Papers & Embellishments
DP- 'Gorjuss Girls' from the 12 x 12 patterned stack by Santoro
'purple' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania
Both images are stamped using 'jet black' Stazon

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue
X-Cut Xpress
'good luck' cut from the alphabet dies by Creative Dies
'uni' cut from the alphabet die cut by Sizzix called 'Wingo Zingo'
'5 x 7" white card blank'

this fortnights sketch
don't forget the sketch is a must but the theme is optional!

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & check out what fabulous makes the DT have made to help inspire you 
Hugs xx


Basslady said...

a wonderful card!
thank You so much for playing along with us at MMM!
hugs and kisses from germany,

Sandra H said...

Hi Shell, l'm really loveing your card and the image is just perfect x

Sherry Hickey said...

Hi! I love your card: what a cute image and your coloring is great! Thanks for sharing it with us at Cards In Envy challenge "For the Kids"!

Sandy Trefger said...

What an adorable card! And I'm sure your girl will love it! And that you will miss her so much!! Thanks for sharing with us at Cards in Envy for out "For the Kids" card challenge.

MagsB said...

What a sweet card, Shell! Oh it's tough sending your precious child off to Uni, but she knows you'll always be there for her! *hugs*

love Mags B x

Hazel (Didos) said...

Ahhh fabby card and Good Luck Danni, Im sure she will love it and you will get used to it too!!! Love H xx

Cazro said...

A wonderful card, super colouring. Thanks for playing along with Make My Monday. Caz DT.