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Wednesday, 8 December 2010

A CARD FOR SIS...............................XX

Evening al!!

Blimey another bitterly cold day in Essex and is it ever going to get warmer!. Going by the weather reports it's a big fat NO and Spring seems along way away boohoo!
Anyway, I had a lovely day hiding in my little craftroom and for once didn't stamp one image lol!. I have used Digistamps and it made  a refreshing change. It was a such a quick, easy and cheap way of increasing your stash ( well sort of, depends how many you buy hehehe) and you have soooo much choice.
So onto tonight's card I have used a lovely image from DigiStamp Boutique. Meet Beau, I think she is gorgeous and I have made this card for my little Sis Toni, who's Birthday is next week. I have used one of my fave pads "Cappella" from BasicGrey and my fave flower punch NS "Poinsettia" (again lol!)

This sweet image is going into the following challenges :-
Friday Sketchers # 131 ~ Fab Sketch
Creative Card Crew ~ Anything Goes
DigiStamp Boutique ~ December Competition


Winter Beau ~ DigiStamp Boutique


Close up of image


Close up of flowers


Close up of Sentiment


Side View

Items Used

Papers ~ BasicGrey "Cappella"
Colouring medium ~ Promarkers
Ribbon ~ Stash
Sentiment ~ Lili of the Valley
Flowers ~ NS "Poinsettia"
Nesties

Thank you for looking and all your lovely comments :o)

Right gonna dash to catch your fab blogs and to get ready for Corrie!
Wow, it's getting very exciting now lol!, I think Sunita copped it last night with Molly so who is the next victim?, I think it might be poor Ashley.

Take care all and stay warm,

Love

21 comments:

Kristel said...

Woww this is really stunning Vicky!! Love the blue/brown combination!!
Hugs Kristel

Katina said...

Gorgeous Vicky!! I might try this colour combo with Beau next time. xxxx

Janette said...

Stuning card Vicky, the weather is supposed to warm up towards week-end........then freeze again....xx

Molecraft said...

Beautiful card Vicky! Loving those papers and the blue works brilliantly with them.
Helen x

Carol said...

Such a beautiful card my special friend!! Luv the colour combo and lo and such a sweet image and beautifully coloured as always! Thanks for your lovely message and well wishes. Congrats on your big achievement with the magazine too my friend, well deserved! Keep warm and happy crafting. Lotsa luv xxxx

Time-To-Share said...

Hi Vicky, gorgeous card! I'm sure your sis will love it. Great image and love the colours you've chosen!! Take care. Trish x

Debs M x said...

ooh she is lovely, fab colour combo x

Ali said...

Oh thats gorgeous bet she loves it xx

Junie said...

WOW Vicky how STUNNING is your card !! Beautiful I am in love with your colour combo !!!! You always match your papers so perfectly !!! A pleasure to look at !! I seriously dont ever remember weather like this FREEEEEEZING brrrrr

Jules said...

Hi Vicky

Gorgeous make and perfect colouring and shading of that cute image.

You have used that sketch really well.

Not sure who is a gonna yet in Corrie. Def Ashley and Molly I think but as to who else .. .. mmm... Rita doesn't look too good.

Love Jules xx

Donna Mosley said...

Hi Vicky, wow! this is a beautiful card, love the colour combo snd lush papers as always. Winter Beau is so pretty and love her fab boots. Your colouring is amazing, your sis will love this. Hope it warms up soon and can't wait to watch live Corrie tomorrow.

Donna x

Sarpreet said...

Such a gorgeous card, love it

Sarpreet said...

Such a gorgeous card, love it

Anna-Karin said...

Fab card to your sister. The colours are great and the image is pretty.

Hugs
Anna-Karin

Marianne's Craftroom said...

You've coloured that image so beautifully. Love the soft colous of this cad and I do like that flower punch, another for the list methinks. Marianne x

Rosietoes said...

Simply gorgeous card Vicky. I think you must have a mountain of yummy papers there - you always choose such delicious ones. :)

Edna x

Mary J said...

Wow, what a great card, Vicky! Lovin' the colour combo!

karen said...

Fabulous, love love love the colour combo! She is a fab image, Karenx

coops said...

stunning card vicky.a fab image and i love the yummy capella papers and colours.
todays letter is I for .........Inspirational :D
:D

xx coops xx

Juls said...

gorgeous!!! Loving the colour combo!!! stunning card! Hugs Juls

The Crafty Den said...

Hi Vicky, what a gorgeous card. Your colouring is perfect and I love the papers. Thanks for joining in with our monthly competition over at DigiStamp Boutique. Hugs, Denise x