Saturday, January 16, 2010

one card and a whole heap of challenges

This is just a quickie post, it is waaaaay past my bed time and i just realised I forgot to crop my photo, silly me, I will fix it up tomorrow or Monday (busy day tomorrow). I'm not sure I'm completely happy with this card, can't put my finger on what is missing but nothing I tried looked right so I left it. It may just be that i has a bit too much white in the DP's I used. Anyway, this card plays along with:
Spoon full of sugar - recipe, 3 DP (the blue is also a DP but you cannot really see the pattern in the pic, you will just have to trust me on this one, lol) 1 ribbon, 3 flowers and 3 buttons (if you look closely there are 3 buttons on her shirt :) it's a bit of a cheat so I threw in a couple more in the corner)
Anyone for Anya - so charming (when I aw this charm I just knew it was perfect for this Image)
Creative Inspirations Challenge blog - distressing
Creative card crew - distressing
Creative Inspirations - new (the DP and charm I got yesterday!)
Cupcake Craft challenges - Girly (I know there is no pink is sight but the flowers definitely make it a girls card)
Stampin for the weekend - sketch
Tuesday morning sketchers - buttons and bows

Phew... Check back tomorrow for my Anya Ink post and a little secret to be revealed...

15 comments:

Nancy said...

Your card is so beautiful, Fran:O) I can almost feel the smell of summer. Love the colours and pretty papers, cute image. Great take on Fiona's sketch.
Thank you for joining us at Stampin' for the Weekend, good luck!
Nancy;O)

Melissa Craig said...

Fran - my gosh this is GORGEOUS!! I love the colors and you colored Lottie so beautifully. Wow!!

Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Morning Sketches.

Kate's Makes said...

I agree with Nancy - roll on summer! Lovely card :o) Thanks for joining SFTW! Kate

Renata van Miltenburg said...

I don't miss anything, love it! Gorgeous papers, nice colouring and a very pretty charm!

Love from AFA?!

Renata

Cheryl said...

this is gorjus love the colurs you have used thanks for joining us at creative inspiraitons this week love cheryl xxxxx

The Crafty Den said...

What a gorgeous card. Such a pretty image and the embelishments and papers are definitely girly! Thanks for joining us at cupcake craft challenge this week. Hugs, Denise x

Theresa said...

Lovely...excellent coloring.

Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Morning Sketches.

Sassytjw - DT

Angela said...

This is really cute; the colors are so fresh and the image is darling! Thanks for playing along with us at Tuesday Morning Sketches!

Gunn (Merete) said...

This is a wonderful card. Ijust love these brigth colors. The flowers are such a fab detail. And the image is so cute. Thanks for joining us at SFTW and good luck.
Gunn :-D

Queenie said...

Beautiful card and great image,love the cheery colours!!!
Thanks for joining us over at Creative Inspirations this week and good luck!!
Hugs
Tracy
xxx

Kimmi said...

Fantastic card. Brightened my day up! Love the image and the papers are so pretty. Great take on Fiona's Sketch!

Thank you for joining us this fortnight at Stampin' for the Weekend. Good Luck.

Kimmi x

Bec said...

so beautiful.. love it!! bec xx

Mummylade said...

Such gorgeous colours. Thank you for joining the SFTW challenge. Good luck.

LilyPuss Cards said...

fab colours..Lovely card...thank you for joining us at SFTW..
Regards
Jan.x

Jilli said...

Gorgeous colour combo, beautiful card and lovely image coloured brilliantly! Hugs Jillix