16 January 2018

Baby Giraffe

I'm here today to share with you my latest {PIN}spirational design team creation with you. We have a super cute photo to help inspire you. You can find it here, or at the end of my post.

I've had this image for ages & just never got around to using it....my first unused image of the year...yay me!! lol 

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
The Crazy Challenge- use a button (giraffe)
613 Avenue- something new (baby)
Crafty Friends- new beginnings (baby)
Cute Card Thursday- something new (baby)

Images & Colouring Mediums
Image- 'Baby Giraffe' by Sylvia Zet from Whimsy Stamps
Promarkers/Flexmarkers words in black
Faber-Castell Polychromo Pencils words in brown
Skin- blush, cinnamon & medium flesh
Hair- sandstone, van-dyck-brown & bistre
Hat- pink mittens, medium flesh, light flesh, yellow, cadmium orange, light yellow ochre, cocoa, black, walnut brown & burnt umber
Shorts- yellow, cadmium orange, light yellow ochre, cocoa, black, walnut brown & burnt umber
Giraffe- sandstone, walnut brown, bistre, yellow, cadmium orange, light yellow ochre, cocoa, black, walnut brown & burnt umber
Ground- april shower, warm grey VI & warm grey V
Surround has be coloured using 'salty ocean' distress ink by Tim Holtz 

Papers & Embellishments
DP-'Baby Steps' from the Back To Basic collection by Dovecraft
'white' colouring card from Rymans
'brown' card from the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania
My stash- wooden giraffe button

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue
'Collall 3D' glue with tools
Sizzix BIgshot
'ribbon flower' border die cut by Apple Blossom DIOBO164
'ornate square frames' by Go Kreate
Distress inks applied using 'Dreamweaver' stencils brushes
'5" square white card blank'

This fortnights {PIN}spirational image

Thank you for stopping by today, I will be back tomorrow to share my next creation with you. Until then take care....hugs xx


Karen Knott said...

Gorgeous card Shell, the image is so lovely and the papers fab. Great colouring :)
Hugs Kaz xx

Hazel (Didos) said...

Ahhhh what a cutie!!! Love the baby giraffe!!!! Hope you are doing ok this week, Love H xx

Astrid said...

OMG this is sooo cute. Thank your for joining in the challenge of Whimsy stamps challenge blog.
Hugs Astrid (CDT)

Diane Louise J said...

It’s lovely to see you have joined in the ‘New Beginnings’ challenge at Crafty Friends Challenge Blog. Beautiful baby card design using a super cute image and great colouring too... Good luck in the draw and we hope you will come back again very soon.
Diane Louise
[Team Leader for Crafty Friends Challenge Blog]

Jackie C said...

Awwwwww, so sweet! Wonderful that you have shared your great artwork with us here at WHIMSY. Good luck hun and do come back again!

Jackie DT xx

Michelle Windsor said...

This is gorgeous thank you for joining into our challenge over at Whimsy Stamps Challenge blog
Michelle DT

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

Ooh I do love this sweet image. You've done such a gorgeous job of colouring it! I love the fab paper too. Cutie patootie!! Thanks for sharing your gorgeous creation with us at Whimsy Stamps Inspirations Challenge. I love what you did and hope you'll come back soon and play along again. Hugs, Wends xoxo Whimsy Stamps DT

berucrafts said...

Oh, how cute... live it :) Thank you very much for joining us at the Whimsy Stamps Challenge.

Hugs and good luck
DT Whimsy Stamps

Tracy Wray aka Trak said...

What a super sweet project you have for us today, so well thought out and put together a fabulous Creation Beautiful in every way, we are so lucky you have entered our WHIMSY STAMPS challenge blog so beautiful to look at good luck hugs Tracy x

Helen said...

That is so cute, Shell - a really sweet image and great paper too.

Thanks for joining us at the Crafty Friends Challenge.

Helen x