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Wednesday, 11 June 2014

Anything goes at Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge

Good morning all

Hope you're all enjoying some sunshine between those thunderstorms - it's certainly lovely to see the sun again - for more than one day at a time!  We had a lovely day here on Sunday and never went any further than the garden- - BBQ  and 4 generation boules on the lawn! - That was my grandson, my daughter, me and my mother and MIL.  We had such a lovely afternoon and it was lovely that from 2 years old to 85 years old everyone enjoyed it - while the men had a few beers and planned their world cup!!

Anyway - I digress on to this weeks challenge at 

This weeks theme is 

Anything Goes

Which to me was an excuse to carry on with my messy crafting that I've so enjoyed lately! - lots of distressing with my inks and new toy - guilding wax

Isn't she just gorgeous! - here name is Martha and she's available here

This image was kindly supplied by our sponsor this week

This is what I did...

Image - Martha from Pink Gem designs
Coloured with copics
DI - Tim Holtz, Walnut stain, Antique linnen and Dusky rose
Guilding wax -lilac by creative expressions
Papers and pleated ribbon - Madame Payraud from Dovecraft
Charm and pearls - from ebay
Twine - MFT
Hesiona bow - Michaels
Photo frame (tucked behind) and texture created with - LOTV background bits - old romance
Shaped card - craftwork cards

So you have absolutely no excuse not to play along this week! - because we'd just love to see ... Anything!!

Challenges I'm entering with this card

Digi Chooseday - use 2 papers
Tip top tuesday - shaped cards
Inky chicks - no square or rectangle cards


Judith x


Sarah said...

Love the olde worlde look to this Judith and I too have recently discovered gilding the smell!! (or am I just weird?). She is such a pretty little lady and I love the texture too xx

Unknown said...

It is just so great, that all the generations can get together and have fun, nothing better, really. I love your card Judith, the image is so vintage, your colours and detail are just superb, hugs xxxx

brenda said...

A gorgeous image and design Judith.

B x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful card Judith, I like the adorable image and the embellishments,
Kevin xx

Wendy said...

Beautiful card Judith, lovely image and colours.
Wendy xx

Anet's Crafting said...

Beautiful shape card Judit, I love the little girl image and your colouring is fabulous. Pretty embellishments. Anetx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Wykes) said...

So pretty Judith! I must admit I have some gilding wax but can't get to grips with it yet although I have only tried it the once! Susan x

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is so pretty Judith. Glad you had a pleasant Sunday afternoon.


Elaine Stark said...

A delightful shaped card, lovely subtle colours. Thanks for joining Top Tip Tuesday. Elaine

aussie aNNie said...

Hi Judith, love the card and added beauties. Just want to let you know that I have had to close down Memories to Keep blog due to hacker and now have my new one up and running. I am inviting you to rejoin if you wish and enter into my fab candy which is sponsored by three wonderful artists...thanks and hope to see you there...aNNie.
The Journey is the Start

Eve's Been Reading said...

What a pretty card and it suits the theme of 'Use Two Papers' over at Digi Choosday, perfectly. Thanks for joining in the fun! Yvonne (DT)

Use Two Papers

Annette said...

Beautiful shape, love the jute bow too.
Annette - Netty's Cards
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Top Tip Tuesday,
ABC Christmas,
As You Like It and
The Stamp Basket.