Wednesday, 5 August 2009

Truly Scrumptious

Wow, i was just looking at some challenges for a sketch, when i came across this weeks Truly Scrumptious challenge. I really love this layout, and i'll definatly use it again. Thanks girls! For the chance to win some fabulous Alota stamps, you must also include some bling...well, i don't know if you can tell but there's a tiny blue gem stuck to her haidband- hope this counts! :O)
I decided to do something a bit different, and i figured a new home card would suit. I dug out some loose BG papers as i love the colour and design.

I made a slight bo-bo when colouring, and smuged some red ink. So i thought i could salvage it by cutting it out and raiseing it from some co-ordinations cardstock with foam pads.

Here's a close-up!

I just love these roses and PM flowers, they look lovely together.


Materials:

Paper: BG Offbeat,

Cardstock: Co-Ordinations

Image: Sugar Nellie.

Colouring materials: Whispers, promarkers, watercolour pencils and sakuras.

Ink: Brilliance-crimson, and Stazon-jet black

Embellishments: PM flowers, brads and buttons, string, gem and roses from stash.

Sentiments: PM clear stamp, and computer genirated

Well, thankyou for stopping by, any comments will be greatly appreciated!

Fern xx

20 comments:

  1. Fern this is fabulous, love how you have coloured your image.. wonderful job sweetie. hugs rachxx

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  2. Fab card Fern! Your colouring is wonderful and you've done such a great job with this layout!
    Hugs, Danielle

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  3. love the soft beautiful colours and the papers you have used. gorgeous card!

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  4. hiya fern. This card is gorgeous! Love the image and colouring! Rachel xx

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  5. Oh Fern your card is just so beautiful!
    Coloured to perfection and I just love your pretty paper and detail!
    hugs
    kim x

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  6. Wow your card is gorgeous, such fabulous detail and I love the image!
    Hugs Tab xxx

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  7. Gorgeous card Fern...love the cute SN image and such a beautiful colour scheme,well done salvaging your image i've had to do this more than once,it's what we call happy accidents :0),
    San x

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  8. Stunning card hun lots of detail & great image & colouring brill.

    Christine xx

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  9. Fabulous card hun (& good thinking on the 'save' - I'm forever getting smudgey on my cards lol)
    Hugs
    Steph xxx

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  10. So beautiful Fern,fabulous colouring and design!!!
    xx

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  11. Gorgeous Fern, wish I had this stamp when my daughter moved into her new home....she would have loved this. Could you leave a wee comment on my blog, I am trying to get my 11 year old grand-daughter to make a blog, and she could do with some young friends, and I know that you have other young ones as blog buddies. I would be ever so grateful Fern. Hugs Avril xx

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  12. What a beautiful card Fern,i love the image and colours.
    So gorgeous papers.

    Hugs Riet.x

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  13. Oh this is gorgeous, wonderful colours and beautiful image.
    luv
    Debby

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  14. Wow it's gorgeous. The colours are lovely and i love the layout.
    Sarah xx

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  15. Absolutely stunning card Fern, it;s so pretty! x

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  16. wow just gorgeous Fern, Im so pleased you liked my sketch...thank you for joining in with the Truly Scrumptious challenge
    Mina xxx

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  17. Amazing card Fern, love the colour combo and the perfect image for the occasion, great embellies too :) Donna x

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  18. Wow Fern! This is gorgeous. I love the soft colors and you did an awesome job with the sketch-love all those dp's!

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  19. Wonderful Work on this blog. Thanks for the posting such a nice way to present your work.
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