Crafty Sentiments Challenge - Summer

Good Morning and welcome to my very first post for a new design team. I have had to keep schtum about being on this team since April, but as today is my very first official challenge, I can finally announce it!

Today's challenge from Crafty Sentiments is entitled Summer and it looks like summer is finally starting here in the UK; lots of sunshine, warm breezes, no need for a coat in the mornings to work and still some rain! Yep ,typical UK summer!

I used the gorgeous Annabel - Beach Ball for my first card and used the Create & Learn background again to create the beach and sea scene. Now I know how to do this, it is so quick and easy too!


Stamps: Annabel - Beach Ball from Crafty Sentiments, Back Pocket Basics & Signature Series: Flower both from Papertrey Ink

Papers: Pacific Point, Baked Brown Sugar (Retired), Hello Honey (Retired) & Kaleidoscope DSP (Retired) both from Stampin' Up, Super Smooth Card from That Craft Place, Card blank from Crafts Unlimited

Inks: Daffodil Delight & Hello Honey (Retired) both from Stampin' Up, Copic Markers, Molotow White Paint Pen

Accessories: Daffodil Delight Ribbon from Stampin' Up, Clouds Dies, Heart-2-Heart #6 Dies & Back Pocket Basics Dies all from Papertrey Ink, Mini Shells Dies from Impression Obsession, Die-Namics Catch-A-Wave Die from MFT

Copics Used:
Skin - E000, E00, E21, E11, E04, R20, R30
Hair - E55, E57, E59
Eyes - YG93, YG95
Red - R14, R17
Yellow - Y18, Y19
Orange - YR14, YR16
Green - YG11, YG13, YG17
Sky - BG000, B00, B12, B14, B16, B18. B39
Sea - BG45, B12, B16
Sand - E81, E53, E84
Shell - YR12, YR14

And that's all from me for this post folks! Thanks for stopping by and don't forget to pop on ovr to the Crafty Sentiments Challenge blog and check out all the other gorgeous cards from the DT and why not join in the fun whilst you are there too?!


  1. soooo gorgeous, your coloring is amazing

  2. Super colouring,especially the background.So cheerful and full of Summer fun!
    Lisa x


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