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Friday, 29 April 2011


Afternoon all....and my second post of the day!

Yep I'm some exciting news to share..!
The lovely Ruth from A Passion for Stamps has asked me to be on her design team....and  after a milli second I said YES!...I'm chuffed  to bits and her images are just so beautiful...

So while watching the gorgeous Kate and handsome Will's getting wed....and it's was so beautiful  to watch and her dress was just amazing...I made this wee card using one of Ruth's stunning images....

I will also be entering the following challenges :-
Willow Sketchie ~ Fab Sketch....and I won last thank you Sharon & the team!
My Mums Craft Shop # 3 ~ Flowers

Rhododendron ~ A Passion for Stamps

Close up of image

Side View

Items Used

Colouring medium ~ Promarkers
Card Candy ~ Craftwork Cards
Gems ~ Stash
Border Punch ~ MS "Scallop Dots"
Sentiment ~ Crafters Companion

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

So hope you likey...and check out Ruth's other fabulous Digi's too...

So that's all folks...I'm off now to check out your fabulous creations and I cannot stop watching the wedding highlights...Didn't they look stunning driving off in that wee car...pure magic!

have a lovely evening..


Daniele said...

this is realy pretty

angelwhispers said...

Just a beautiful bloom and lovely colouring! Love Chanelle xxx

Debs M said...

lovely card, congratulations on your dt slot! x


Hi Vicky

What a georgeous card - love the image, might have to visit the website.

I agree Kate looked fantastic and i too cannot stop watching the highlights.


Elaine Stark said...

A beautiful card. I love the colours and layout. Elaine

Donna Mosley said...

Hi Vicky, this is absolulutely beautiful. Amazing colouring hun. Woohoohoo! BIG Congrats on the DT too. You go girl. :o)

Donna x

Saskia said...

Beautiful card for Willow Sketchie Challenge! Thanks for joining us again!!

Saskia :)

Junie said...

Ohhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh Vicky congratulations babes that is fab you being asked to be on the DT you so deserve it !!!!! Your card is STUNNING !!! just STUNNING and like you LOL I cannot stop watching the highlights WHAT A FANTASTIC DAY OF TV IT WAS !!!!

sandy's crafty bits said...

oo what a super little card ... yes loved the wedding ... could not take my eyes off of the screen all morning ... well actually longer lol ... I have put some pictures of the car on my blog ... thank you for popping by ... love sandy xx

Claire x said...

Well done on the DT post hunni - thats great news! This card is stunning, the black makes it so dramatic and really gets the image to stand out - just lovely. Hugs, Claire x

Tanja E. said...

Very beautiful!

Mary J said...

Well done honey - they are lucky to have you!! And this card is so elegant yet modern - beautiful!

Anonymous said...

Congrats hunni on yet another DT position! Well deserved. Very pretty card indeed and a lovely image. xx

Wishcraft said...

Lovely card Vicky, the flower image is so pretty :o) I didn't think I'd be all that bothered about the wedding but it was lovely wasn't it - Kate's dress was just gorgeous! Lisa x

Wishcraft said...

Oops, forgot to say CONGRATS on your new DT post hun! Lisa x

laney said...

Fabulous card Vicki!! and a well deserved place on the DT so congratulations hun!!
oh wasnt the dress just perect she did look beautiful and confident
best wishes and good luck to them both!!

Chrissy said...

Big congratulations on your new DT. This is a gorgeous card. I love the black behind the image and the trim, really makes it all go pop...Gorgeous.

Debs said...

Hi Vicky I do likey likey very much!
The black card really looks striking with the gorgeous blues and the image is gorgeous.
Huge congrats on DT position - well deserved.
Have a wonderful evening.
Take care
{{Debs}} xx

Hazel (Didos) said...

Hi, Congrats on the DT post. Oh this card is stunning, I love the colours you have used again they are super. Thanks for playing on Willow Sketchie Challenge this week Hazelxoxo

Denise and Louise said...

Congrats on the new DT post xx Love this card, the blue with the black is stunning xx Watched the wedding also - stunning dress and didn't they both look so happy. Hugs Denise xx

Lindsey said...

This is beautiful, love the colour combo and your colouring of the image is gorgeous! Congratulations on your new DT spot too!
Linds x

Teresa said...

This is absolutly gorgeous Vicky and congrats on the DT spot, brill card. xx

Jules said...

Woo hoo Vicky!!!!

Many congratulations on your new DT post. Very well deserved!! You won't have time to go to work soon!! LOL!!!

You have showcased this image beautifully with your brilliant layout.

I loved the wedding .. .. but couldn't take my eyes off the screen long enough to make a card. I had to wait until they were safely off the balcony tee hee!!!

Have a brilliant weekend.

Love Jules xx

Lynda said...

A beautiful image and a stunning card as always Vicky.

Love Lynda xxx

Kathleen said...

Very pretty card and big congrats on your new DT post, couldn'thappen to a nicer person, love the dress too.

Kath x

Jennifer said...

Many congrats Vicky!! This card is stunning as ever! xx Jenny xx

Kat said...

Gorgeous card Vicky. Love that beautifully coloured flower. Congrats on your new DT position. Enjoy!

Kat xx

Anita said...

Beautiful card and that image is so pretty. Congrats on your new DT!

Amanda R said...

Congrats on the dt position, well deserved! And I love the dark border on the cardstock, really makes it all very dramatic.

coops said...

woohoo big congrats on your new dt spot hun, well deserved.
i love your card.ruths images are fantastic and this one is beautiful.
your striking colours are gorgeous :D

xx coops xx

Ruth said...

This is such a beauty!! Your colouring is tops and the black really defines it all!! Wonderful!! Thanks so much...I'm so glad to have you on the DT and and hope you are as glad to be with us!! Ruth x

Ciska said...

Congratulations Vicky! A lovely card, beautiful flowers! Ciska

Anonymous said...

Congrats on your DT slot! Beautiful card, love the flower!
Helen x

Sue said...

beautiful card Vicky and such a gorgeous image and colour:)

Congratulations sweetie on your DT news..very well deserved:)

Thank you for joining us at MMCS


Kitty said...

Gorgeous, so pretty!

Thanks for joining us at MMCS challenges and hope to see you again next time. Good luck in the challenge draw!

Kitty xx

Vicky said...

Congratulations hunni its no wonder tho that they asked you why wouldnt they you make gorgeous cards & this is no exception hun.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

sharon said...

Hiya Vicky,
Another gorgeous card from you this week hun, just beautiful! Thanks for joining us at Willow Sketchie Challenge, good luck x

Lee said...

Congratulations hunni.Your card is Super

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

Congratulations Vicky on your DT position your card is gorgeous.

The wedding was gorgeous and I sat glued to it all morning. Kate looked absolutely stunning so classy and elegant. It was an amazing day for Britain.

Hugs Sarahxx

lis-m said...

ongrats on you win last week , and congrats on your DT role !
Great to see you back with another fab card !
thanks for joining us over at Willow Sketchie challenge .
Hugs xx

Kellylouj said...

Fab card the image is coloured wonderfully thanks for joining us again this week x