Saturday, 26 July 2008

More Challenges - CCT #20 and Whiff of Joy Designer Call


Got on a bit of a roll this afternoon, and thought I'd enter a couple more challenges. Cute Card Thursday Challenge #20 is "Things that grow", so I found a PB stamp with hedgy holding a flower growing out of a plantpot. I am also entering this for Katharina's "Whiff of Joy" Designer call which is running until Wednesday 30th July. She is about to launch her fabulous new stamps and has asked for cards submitted using her sketch: don't know if I have the right idea as i don't have any of the existing cute little girl stamps such as Sarah Kay or Sweet Ebony, but this is my take on the sketch.


I used: main image is PB "Greetings" coloured with watercolour pencils, and the flowers with Twinkling H2O's and Cosmic Shimmers (they are actually quite twinkly!). Sentiment stamp was free with a craft magazine; papers are by Making Memories (I think!), lace from Hobbycraft and flowers by Prima. Today is my first day using my new Nestabilities so they have to be incorporated everywhere! I should mention that the green matting for the striped paper does acutally match the paper - just hasn't photographed well for some reason (I didn't enter this one for the "clashing colours" challenge LOL!!)

14 comments:

  1. Hi Pauline, I picked up your URL on Docrafts. I love your site and your cards, they're gorgeous. Love the way you've used the lace, I have lace I've been given but haven't had the courage to use it yet.
    Heather x

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  2. Hi Pauline, your card is so sweet and your image is coloured beautifully.....good luck with the GD call. hugs rach.xx

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  3. Adorable!! Your image is darling and I love the colors and papers:) Kathy

    (Good luck with the GD spot)

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  4. Wow, I really adore your card Pauline! The lace is wonderful and the round medaillon with the flowers so beautiful! Great interpretation of the sketch. And don't worry, it was not asked to use a cute girl stamps :) I love PB!

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  5. that is so pretty Pauline, love the papers and that gorgeous lace, thank you for joining in the CCT challenge

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  6. Hi Pauline,
    such a pretty card,love the sweet image.

    Thank you for visiting my blog.
    Hugs
    Swaani

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  7. Sweet card!
    Love the colours :)

    Thank you for you`re comment on my blog,

    Hugs from Maya

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  8. so nice .. I love this image!!!

    hugs
    Susi

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  9. Beautiful card and papers, thanks for joining in the CCT challenge

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  10. Its beautiful. So wish I could do cards like yours! Hugs Em.x

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  11. Aww! How cute! I love this stamp so much!
    Love Becky xx

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  12. Adorable card, love the colours and that stamp is way too cute.

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  13. That's one sweet, romantic card! Beautiful. :)

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Pauline x