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Wednesday, 26 January 2011

SOME EXCITING NEWS!............................

Morning all!

Well it's damp and wet again and no sun, but I'm not going to go on about our miserable weather but some exciting news I would love to share with you! The lovely Mel has asked me to be a DT for Totally Papercrafts woohoo! So please join us every Friday for a new challenge and some fun too :o)

So enough about me and straight onto my little creation.Today's card is a forgotten stamp I haven't used in a very long time (shame on me!!) and it's from the fab Sugar Nellie. I have again used some lovely papers from Crafters Companion S.W.A.L.K cdrom Vol 1 & 2 and some eyelets and ribbon. Hope you are not to bored with these papers, they just cheer me up on these dull days!!

This sweetie is going into the following Challenges :-
Sketch Saturday # 139 ~ Fab Sketch
Crafty Catz # 66 ~ Forgotten Stamp
CRAFT # 86 ~ Sports theme

Cheerleader ~ Sugar Nellie

Close up of image

Close up of Sentiment

Side View

Items Used

Stamp ~ Sugar Nellie
Papers ~ Crafters Companion "S.W.A.L.K" cdrom Vol 1 & 2
Colouring Medium ~ Promarkers & Chalks
Border Punch ~ MS "Pinking Scallop"
Ribbon & Sentiment ~ Craftwork Cards
Eyelets ~ Stash

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

Right that's all folks for today, but before I go I was sooooooooo relieved Harry was still alive!! What a twist to Silent Witness, it was brilliant and so dark and I loved it!!

Have a fabby day all and happy crafting :o)


maxine said...

Well done on your dt Vicky a lovely card and great colour combo I hope your having a good week hugs maxine x

cardmaking bird said...

Congratulations!! Well done, hun. I love the challenges over at Totally Papercrafts! Fab card - I do love how you've used those eyelets, I never think of them. Might have to 'case' that idea!! Hugs, Marie xx

Juls said...

whoooooooooooooooo hooooooooooooooooooo huge well deserved!!!! I love your card the pink and blue work so well together and all your detail is just perfect! Hugs Juls

Clairebears said...

Its a beautiful card :0)
I love the SWALK Cd's too and I love your image.
Congratulaions on you DT.
Love Clairebears x

Wishcraft said...

Lovely card Vicky, such pretty colours and great image :o) Huge congrats on your new DT, hope you enjoy it! Lisa x

Vicky said...

Hi Vicky big congrats on your new DT position so well deserved. As for silent witness I dont watch a lot of tv so dont even know what it is lol. On to your card tho which is soooo beautiful I love the pretty paper & I love your eyelets I always forget about mine they just sit there gathering dust lol. Fabulous image shug.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

sandy's crafty bits said...

oh what a beautiful card ... love the blue and the little cheerleader is just great ... well done ... Oh and congrats ... I did notice that you have a new listing on your blog page ... clever you what an honour ... will be checking them all out ... happy crafting Sandy xx

Ali said...

Congratulations sweetie!!! Beautiful card as always xx

Carole of Brum said...

Hi Vicky, congrats on your new DT, not surprised you were asked as your cards are always top notch. Love this one (oh how could you forget about that stamp, she'll lovely!) and how you've done her hair is just gorgeous. I do love your papers too. CoB

Debbie said...

Hurray Harry is not dead!!
Congrats on DT, no wonder your work is beautiful.
This card is super, I LLLOOOOVVVEEE those papers, they are gorgeous, I don't use my pc for papers, but I always think they look so nice when i see others use them, lovely card. Debbiexx

karen said...

Ah well done Vicky, and another superb card too, Karenx

Lindsey said...

Gorgeous card! Congratulationd on your DT spot, that's great news!
Hope your back is feeling better today
Linds x

Jo Davies said...

Congratulations hun, Beautiful card, lovely soft colours.... hope your back is getting better,I gave in and went to docs today and I've been signed off for 2 weeks! Jo xxxx

Chrissie said...

Absolutely LOVE your gorgeous card sweetie!
Congratulations on your new DT role, very well deserved too as all your creations are stunning.

I'm with you on Silent Witness, I can't tell you how shocked I was on Monday when it finished and what a relief it was last night, phew!!
lol Chrissie xx

Jennifer said...

Congrats Vicky! Wooohoo...well deserved!
Love today's card...gorgeous soft colours. Stunning details xx Jenny xx

Crafty Chris said...

Huge congrats on your DT and this is a beautiful card great colours and lovely detail, I knew they couldnt kill Harry off.
Chris x

Time-To-Share said...

Hi Vicky, Congratulations!!!!!!! Well deserved - you are so talented. Lovely card too - great image and lovely colours and layout. Trish x

Anna-Karin said...

Congratulations sweetie:) Once again a fab card.
I hope your back is better.
Take care.


Daniele said...

supeeeeeer coooool, ra ra

Anonymous said...

Congrats Vicky on your new DT, gorgeous card, Sue x

MARY B said...

Congratulations on the DT and i love your card. Mary xI

Claire x said...

How can you get bored with these papers????? They are just gorgeous - love the colours and the layout and of course the fab image which is one of my faves. Hugs, Claire x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Congrats on the DT slot, well deserved. Love this image, one I don't have but so sweet. Of course I love the papers too. Marianne x

Sally said...

Congratulations Vicky well deserved slot on the DT you make some fab cards.
Hugs Sally xxx

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

Hiya Vicky Huge congratulations on your new DT position. Your card is gorgeous I love your eyelets and ribbons - I always forget about my eyelets must dig them out. I love the soft pastel colours and your fab image. Hope your back is on the mend. Sarahxx

Whisper said...

Am loving the soft colours and cute image.

Well done on your DT position, you so deserve it and i look forward to seeing what you come up with, Luv Sam x

carol said...

fabulous card, i to love the papers from the CD, thanks for joining our challenge at Craftycatz this week, oh and CONGRATULATIONS on your DT post x carol

coops said...

big congrats on your dt position hun, very much deserved.
love your card, the image is fab and really beautiful colours and papers :D

xx coops xx

Anonymous said...

Congratulations on your DT position!
Your card is gorgeous al always.
My daughter bought this stamp recently but hasn't used it yet.
Same weather here but it didn't stop us from going to the park!:)
Hugs xx

Diamond Doll said...

Gorgeous card Vicky.Congrats on your DT post.
Thanx for joining us at Crafty Catz this week.
Trish (-:

Jess said...

Such a super cute card! Congrats on the DT!

Cazza said...

Hiya Vicky!!

Wow, this is gorgeous hon!! Love this stamp and the papers are deeeeee-lish!! Thanks for joining us at SS this week too :o)

And huuuuuuge congrats on your DT appointment - fab news, whoop whoop!!


Rosietoes said...

Congratulations on the DT place - you certainly deserve it. :)

Great card - I think I'm going to have to get that second SWALK CD - those papers are lovely.

Oh, and you are a rascal - I haven't seen that episode of Silent Witness yet, I have it recorded. I'll just have to try and forget I read that titbit. :)

Edna x

Aunty Sue said...

Lovely card thanks for joining crafty catz

Leonie said...

What a cute card!! Love the image! Nice punch that you used!

Thank you for joining us at Sketch Saturday, hope to see you again!

Leonie xx

Lee said...

I'm a bit late but,CONGRATULATIONS.I love this card,gorgeous colours and