Friday, 22 February 2013

Simply Create Too Challenge 31 - Mother's Day / Female

Welcome to the Midway Extra point for the current Simply Create Too challenge.  The theme this fortnight is:

Mother's Day or Female

I've gone for the Mother's Day option and used papers from Dovecraft - Back To Basics 2 6x6 stack (which were also a bargain - half price at £1.49!)  I don't usually use green in female cards - quite happy in male cards but for some reason not something I go for in feminine cards!

I've used a fab digi from Jellypark - Two Mice 'For You' which was a previous freebie if you were a Jellypark Club member - its free to join!  I've coloured it with Promarkers and added some tiny half pearls to the corner.

I've made the banner with some lilac card I found and layered it onto an offcut of the green spotty paper.  I handwrote the letters and then added faux brads with a black marker and daubed liquid pearls over the top.  The ribbon and embroidery thread are from my stash.

Good luck with the challenge - for more details and how to enter, pop over to Simply Create Too!

I'd like to enter the following challenges:

No Matter Which Challenges:  Ribbons and Bows
One Stitch at a Time:  Make It Girly
Sketchy Colours:  Lilac, Green and White
I Love Promarkers:  4 Legged Friends 
Ruby's Rainbow:  In The Garden 

Image:  Jellypark, coloured with Promarkers
Papers:  Dovecraft - Back to Basics 2
Everything else:  My stash

13 comments:

  1. Obviously I need to join if this was a freebie because this image is so great. You made it come to life with your fab coloring. Sweet card. Hugz!

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  2. Your card is so cute. I love the image! The papers and ribbon are awesome together. Great coloring too!

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  3. Wow this is fabulous and beautiful colours. Thanks for sharing with us at osaat hugs trisha x

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  4. Wow this is fabulous and beautiful colours. Thanks for sharing with us at osaat hugs trisha x

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  5. Lovely layout and colours on your super card. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT. Hazel x

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  6. Ooh.. wow..sooo cute!!! LOVE the image, your coloring and the papers. Love it!!!

    Thank you for joining us at Sketchy Colors.

    Hugs, Tine

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  7. Stunning card. I love your colouring work.

    Thanks for playing ay NMWC this month.

    Happy Crafting
    Sam

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  8. Such a lovely card !! Thank you for joining us at NMWC. Christa

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  9. my goodness! how adorable!

    thanks so much for playing along with us at Ruby’s Rainbow Challenges!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi xoxo

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  10. Wow what a stunning card! Thanks for joining us at NMWC! Hugs, Chantal

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  11. Beautiful card!
    Thank you for joining us at Ruby's Rainbow hope you will join us again soon
    hugs Shaz x

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  12. OMGosh, this is adorable! Love those colors together! Love the design, your coloring, and the sweet sentiment, too! :^)
    Hugs, Penny

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  13. This is so cute! Love the colors and image! Great job!

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