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Sunday, 26 February 2012

My favourite colour - green

Hi blog friends

I've had a really exciting weekend - but shh its a secret so I'll have to tell you later!!
Started this card last night and got up early this morning to finish it.  My favourite colour is green, I often make pink and green cards but when I saw the challenge on Fab 'n' funky challenges this week was green, blue and white I had to give it a go.  Is not a combination I've used recently - if ever but I think I love it.


close up of the details



What I did...

Stamp image - Lili of the valley - coffee break
Flower stamp (around outer card) and sentiment stamp- Dawn Bibby woodland deer and cup cake
Distress ink (stamping and ink on card - Tim Holtz shabby shutters
Tag - cut with sizzix die
Card - Craftwork cards scalloped card
Papers - K & Co sweet nectar
Coloured with - copics and prismacolor pencils
Pearls - kaisercraft
Flower - wild orchid inside of prima
Lace and vintage seambinding ribbon  - from my stash

I didn't want to go overboard with the embellishments because the bright colours are enough by themselves withour too much clutter (thats a technical term!).  Think I need to expand my blue and green colour pallet - I can feel another birthday present coming on!

Must go off to do some ironing - I know boring - but going to the cinema tonight to see "the Artist" and if we want to go out dressed in clothes tomorrow its getting to be a must!

I'm entering this card for the folowing challenges

Fab'n'funky challenges - Green blue white
Lilis little fairies - afternoon tea
Little miss muffet challenges - fancy or lace
Crafty sentiments designs - 2 designer/diferent papers
Allsorts challenge challenge blog - Your choice
Sentimental Sundays - Lace and pearls

See you soon

Hugs

Judith x




18 comments:

sassy said...

well this works a treat its a fabulous card and im not a green girl but even in tempted with the colour combo...i must give it a try ..its really lovely the mmre i look the more i like hugs sassyx

Rach83 said...

Beautiful card, Judith and a great take on our colour combo theme this week. Your image is super cute and the lace is a lovely touch. Thanks for joining in at Fab'n'Funky Challenges.

Rachel x

sassy said...

hiya i sent a comment ages ago but was returned..dunno why anyways this is a really brillcard and im not a green gir but seeing this im really tempted hugs sassyx

THE HOOSIER STAMPER said...

Precious! Love the colors, ribbon and lace :O) Hugs! Leah Ann
Thanks for joining us at Little Miss Muffet Challenges! Good Luck!

brenda said...

Super card Judith and lovely fresh colours.

Thank you so much for joining us at Allsorts this week, good luck and hop you will join us again next week.

B x

Bea und Doreen said...

wow - gorgeous card. I love this image from LOTV. So cute.
many thanks for joining us at Sentimental Sundays this week
Doreen xx

Jac said...

Oh this is so pretty, love the colour combo. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week

Pat said...

Beautiful card Judith, one of my favourite LOTV images, great colouring. Welcome to the team at F'n'F looking forward to working with you and thanks for your comments on my blog.

Pat xx

Mette said...

Absolutely adorable card. Love the colour combo and your lace is fab.

Thank you for joining the Little Miss Muffet Challenge. Hugs, Mette

Fleur said...

A beautiful, adorable card.
Thank you so much for entering our FREE & EASY challenge at ALLSORTS this week, good luck & hope you’ll join us again!
I have candy if your interested
http://fleurapassionforcraft.blogspot.com/
Hugz Fleur xXx

Sheila said...

I guess I know your secret too now ha ha!! Fabulous card Judith! Sheila:)X

papertrails leaver said...

oh how cute your card is! Thanks for joining us at Sentimental Sundays! :-) Amy

Kathy said...

Fresh and fun! Love your color scheme. Beautiful coloring, too. Thanks for joining us at Sentimental Sunday's for the lace and pearl challenge!
~Kathy

Sandy said...

Well I think you did a fabulous job! I love the colors!

Thanks for joining us at Sentimental Sundays!

Sandy S
SS DT

Frea said...

THis is such a gorgeous card! Love the fresh spring colours and the image is so cute. Thanks for sharing at Little Miss Muffet Challenges. Good luck and hope to see you again. Hugs, Frea, DT Member LLM Challenges

SAMARA NAVI said...

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SAMARA NAVI said...

I am SOOOOOOO glad you won!!!! SOOOOOOOOO glad!!!!
Love Samara, DT Sentimental Sundays!!!

SAMARA NAVI said...

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