Thursday, 24 July 2014

Sending You Sunshine

I managed to get my penultimate assignment finished for my course yesterday that was due in by 12pm today so I had a bit more time for crafting this morning! YAY! I only have one assignment left to go to the end of this painful course, but it's a biggie! 7000 words! Guess what I'll be doing over my summer holidays?! It's due in at the beginning of September, just as I go back to school!

Anyway on to one of my cards for today...This card is for All Dressed Up's Challenge #18 to use the sketch below, for Color Throwdown's Challenge #302 to use this fun, bright colour combo, for Creative Inspiration's Challenge #275 Here Comes Summer and Papertake Weekly's Challenge to make a holiday card - I guess summer counts as a holiday right?!

       

And here's my card using one of the gorgeous Little Summer Girls digis. I had to make my own background paper for some of the layers as for some unknown reason I have no Bermuda Bay patterned papers. Must sort that out before I drop my demonstratorship. 


Recipe:

Stamps: Little Summer Girls from All Dressed Up, Simple Sunflower, Mini Blooms, Background Basics: Gingham all from Papertrey Ink

Papers: Daffodil Delight, Rich Razzleberry, Bermuda Bay, Whisper White, Brights DSP Stack (Retired) all from Stampin' Up, Copic X-Press It Blending Card

Inks: Bermuda Bay, Rich Razzleberry, Daffodil Delight all from Stampin' Up, Copic Markers

Accessories: Daffodil Delight Seam Binding Ribbon, Rich Razzleberry Stitched Grosgrain Ribbon both from Stampin' Up, Circle and Scalloped Circle Nestabilities both from Spellbinders, Pearls from stash, Beautiful Blooms II Dies #3 from Papertrey Ink

Copics Used: 
Skin - E000, E00, E21, E11, R20
Hair - Y21, Y23, YR24
Flower - Y13, Y15, Y17
Dress, Hat Band & Flower Centre - RV63, RV66, RV99
Hat - BG45, BG18, BG49

And that's all from me for this post folks. Thanks for stopping by.

10 comments:

  1. What a bright and cheerful card! Love it! Thanks for joining us at All Dressed Up.

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  2. Oh my this is pretty !! Such beautiful colours and colouring. Thank you for joining us at All Dressed Up xx

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  3. Such a sweet card. Love the darling image, the coloring... the layers look great... also like the prints on the DPs. Thank you for playing along with us at The Color Throwdown.

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  4. So pretty! Love how you colored the sweet image and made your own patterned paper. Thanks for joining us for this week's Color Throwdown!

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  5. what a gorgeous bright card. Love love love the colours you have used. Thanks for joining us at All Dressed Up

    Stacey S xxx

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  6. Amazing card Vannessa, gorgeous colours, thanks for joining us at All Dressed Up. Joey x

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  7. Absolutely beautiful Vanessa... love your colouring - and your perfect sketch interpretation. Thanks for sharing with us at All Dressed Up this time - Good Luck and hope we see you back again soon!

    Christine (DT)

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  8. Oh what an adorable card! Love your colour and paper choices - really makes it all pop!!

    Thanks for joining in with us at All Dressed Up this time.

    Sarah

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  9. stunning colours and colouring - lovely make - thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations this week and good luck xx

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