4 August 2020

Shake it!!

Hi there fellow crafters, I hope you are all keeping well & getting plenty of crafty time! I will admit,  having our grandson in the same house I'm having to drag myself away from the little cutie to craft. I mainly craft when hes sleeping lol...good job hes still sleeping lots else I might never get any crafting done!! 

My gorgeous boy with his Momma

Anyhoos, enough of Harvey for today, I'm here to share my latest 'A Place To Start' creation with you. So for the next month we want to see your ....


|I decided to make the whole card into a shaker!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
2 Crafty Critter Crazies- ATG with a critter
Mix It Up- embossing (frame)

Images & Colouring Mediums
Images- 'Peaceful Plushies' by Clearly Besotted
Polychromo Pencils by Faber-Castell in black
Distress Oxides by Time Holtz in red
Distress Inks by Time Holtz in pink
Islands- pine green, chromium green opaque, earth green yellowish & may green
Bridge- permanent carmine & scarlet red
Tree trunk- walnut brown, bistre & brown ochre
Blossoms- dark red & pink carmine
Stones- cold grey VI & IV
Water- light phthalo blue
Sky- sky blue
Foxes- terracotta, burnt ochre & cold grey III
Umbrella- bistre, helio turquoise, cobalt green & turquoise

Papers & Embellishments
'white' colouring card by Rymans
 'white' stamping card by Sheena Douglass
'green card form the 12 x 12 coloured stack by Papermania
My stash- textured card from the blank

Tools & Glues
'Collall' all purpose glue
'Collall 3D' glue with tools
Sizzix Bigshot
'floral frenzy' Embossalicious embossing folder by Die'sire from Crafters Companion
'grassy lass' die cut by Heffy Doodles
'spring border' by Tattered Lace (blossoms)
'Hello' die cut by Diamond Press

Thank you for stopping by today, please pop over & check out the DT's 'shaker' makes.
I will be back on the 7th....until then take care & stay safe xx


Chana Malkah said...

Shell, this is so adorable (like baby Harvey) and you did a great job creating it!

Hazel (Didos) said...

I love your shaker card, its fabby!! I do love Harvey more though!!!! H xx

Jackie T said...

Hi Shell Harvey is adorable. Your cards are gorgeous. Take care. Hugs Jackie

Sandra H said...

So beautiful is your grandson and lovely is your card too enjoy your time with him as it goes so fast xx

Lisa J said...

Your Grandson is definitely a cutie. Your card is fab too. Thanks for playing along with us at Crafty Animals. Lisa DT

Dawn Phillips said...

Love seeing little Harvey. He's gorgeous. I love your beautiful card too. Love Dawn x

Darlene said...

Awe ... little Harvey is adorable!!
Your card is just just as cute as can be! Thanks so much for playing in our challenge at Mix It Up!
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Creaine said...

Hi! Your project is beautiful. Thanks for playing with us on Dragonfly Dreams Challenges and best of luck with your entry.
I love the picture of your grandson......so sweet.
Ine DT http://creaine-cards.blogspot.nl/

crafty-stamper said...

Hi Shell-Harvey is absolutely gorgeous and totally overshadows your beautiful shaker card
Carol x
Thank you for joining us at Dragonfly Dreams
Carol DT x

Daffodil Cards said...

Have to say first, that your Grandson is a handsome baby. AW!

Love your shaker card, so many details on this card, it's wonderful. Thank you so much for joining us in our challenge at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies this week. Good Luck and I’m looking forward to seeing you again in our next challenge.
Faith A DT

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