Tuesday, 23 February 2016

Love on the beach



   I love this image from Sassy Studio Designs called Valentine's Honey. I coloured her using Promarkers and then cut the image out using an essential pin dot circle die from Tattered Lace. The sky was coloured using a Spectrum Noir pen and the sand is Flower Soft. I then used two strand of embroidery thread for the running stitch around the edge of the circle after which I matted it onto core'dinations cardstock which had been cut out using a pearl die from Tattered Lace.
   I used paper from Papermania for the background of the card matting it onto white card and then outlining it with silver candy strips. From blue core'dinations cardstock I used the Tattered Lace parasol die to cut a sun umbrella and this I matted onto sand coloured core'dinations cardstock before shaping it slightly and attaching it to the card. I then attached the image design using foam pads. Lastly I cut letters using Tattered Lace dies and glued these round the edge of the design to form a sentiment.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
   Creative Inspirations - anything goes
   Craft Your Passion - anything goes
   Digi Choosday - all you need is love
   Whoopsi Daisy - hand coloured image and love
   QKR Stampede - pile it on
   Crafty Calendar - love is in the air
   Addicted to Stamps - die cuts
   Glitter n Sparkle - anything goes
   Catch The Bug - bingo (heart, pink, designer paper)
   The Cutie Pie - cutie love
   Creative Fingers - anything goes
   Inspiration Destination - anything goes
   Doodle Pantry - anything goes
   Our Creative Corner - sew and sew (hope stitching alone counts)
   Penny's Paper-Crafty - anything goes
   Pattie's Creations Design - love is in the air
   Beccy's Place - anything goes
   Open Minded Crafting - love/valentine

27 comments:

  1. Fabulous coloring of the image. Thanks for joining the BINGO Challenge at Catch the Bug this week!

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  2. Adorable card! Great coloring & I love the umbrella die you added to your design! Thanks for joining us this week at QKR Stampede for the weekly challenge!

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  3. She is adorable! Love it! Thank you so much for sharing this with us at Creative Inspirations and good luck!
    Rene

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  4. What a cute Valentine card! Love your coloring and the layout of your card. What a superb umbrella die cut, too. Thanks for joining us at the February Cutie Pie challenge. Hugs, Gail

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  5. What a fun card! The stitching enhances the layers around the image. Thanks for joining my challenge at Our Creative Corner x

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  6. Thanks for playing in our "Love is in the Air" Challenge #119!
    Sandi ♥
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

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  7. You did a great job with the colouring Mary, and I love the beautiful fancy-edge die you used to mat the image. The die cut parasol is very pretty too. Well done!
    Cheers,
    Beccy

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  8. Pretty card! Thanks for joining us at Glitter 'N' Sparkle!

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  9. Fun Valentine card. Great take on our BINGO challenge too.

    Thank you for playing along with our Bingo - Challenge over at Catch The Bug this week. Good luck!
    Nick GDT

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  10. Very cute and pretty. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation with us at OMCFC.
    Hugs
    Cathy DT Member
    xxxxx

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  11. Just love your colouring and the texture from your sand.Fabulous card.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.Hope to see you again next week.
    Lisa x

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  12. Beautiful image and so well coloured. thanks for sharing with us this week, on our "anything goes" challenge at Glitter n Sparkle - Vic, DT x

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  13. Such a cutie- thanks for sharing with us at Penny's Paper-Crafty.
    Amy-DT

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  14. So cute and wonderfully colored. Thank you for joining us for the QKR Stampede Pile It On Challenge this week.

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  15. Im back with my patties creations hat on... she is such a cutie, and i really love her hair...Thanks for sharing your creation with us at Patties Creations this month, for our "love is in the air" challenge...Vic, Dt x

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  16. Beautiful die cuts!
    Thanks for sharing with us at DP's AIMPCD 14!

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  17. This is gorgeous.
    Thank you for sharing with us over here at Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenge #02 and best of luck with your entry.
    Annette DT Member

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  18. What a great project, love the image and the colors! Thanks so much for joining our challenge!

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  19. Beautiful card! I love your coloring and your die cuts! I'm so happy you joined us for the Doodle Pantry AIMPDC! I hope you will join us again soon.

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  20. Lovely card, thanks for joining us at Whoopsi daisy, Louise DT x

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  21. Gorgeous card the image is a beauty the colours are so pretty, thank you for joining our challenge at LPOCF
    hugs
    lorraine x

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  22. Beautiful card!! Thanks so much for joining in our "Love is in the Air" challenge at Pattie's Creations :)

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  23. Great card - love your colouring.

    Thanks for joining us at the Crafty Calendar Challenge

    Helen

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  24. Lovely card. Great image and colouring/colours. That umbrella is sooo cute too. Thanks for joining out challenge at Lil' Patch of Crafty Friends. Hope to see you again soon.
    Lynn, LPoCF DT

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  25. This is wonderful!! Love all of your details. The embroidery floss around the edge is brilliant! Just love it! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges!!! Good Luck! I hope we see you again!!

    - Susan, Owner @ Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges
    {Scrap A Thousand Words}
    {Sentimental Susan - Etsy}
    {Sentimental Susan - Zibbet}

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  26. Me again!

    Thanks for joining us at the Cutie Pie Challenge too.

    Helen x

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