Wednesday, 26 February 2014

Make a Wish

Firstly, my snake has finally eaten a mouse, after about 6 months of starving herself!!  I am now very pleased - although the mouse was probably a little large for her as it had a bit of excess fat on it and it took her quite a while to get it all into her mouth - But I did not choose the mouse, the OH did, so I blame him lol.

I finished 'The Host' by Stephanie Meyers audio book today. I have taken to getting them out of the library to listen to on my 61.5 mile, each way, commute to work. I found that the radio just was not stimulating enough for me to stay alert and so I needed something else to concentrate on whilst driving (other than driving :} lol). I found this a very entertaining book, and one that I would have enjoyed in paperback form also - but then I do like my fantasy books. It is rather different to the Twilight series, so even if you did not like Twilight, you may still find this book arresting - but then I did actually enjoy reading the Twilight books.

Anyway, onto my card that I have made this week. Only one this time, due to time constraints, but it does fit into several challenge themes :). I used a pale pink card blank for the base card (from the Works). I used a free digi-stamp from all dressed up, which I then coloured in using Promarkers (sorry didn't record which ones I used). I then layered the finished image onto bright pink papermania card and attached it to the card blank. I added paper flowers - one dark green and two cream/pale yellow to the top left of the image, and a 'Make a Wish' sentiment underneath them. I then too a fairy themed backing paper from my stash, in greens and pinks, and cut around the fairy's wings. I wrapped this with pale green twine, into which a bow was tied, and add some bright pink card to the bottom, with a decorative edge added using patterned scissors. I then stuck this below the image.

I wish to enter this card into the following challenges:
Passion for Promarkers - make it digital
Crafting by Designs - Spring colours
CraftyCatz - Green, Cream and PINK
Allsorts - ladies day
Suzy Bee - Whimsical/Fantasy
Polkadoodles - Sugar and Spice
Card Mania - use a sentiment
All dressed up - Sketch
Ooh La La - fashionista
Craft Room - Colour Challenge
Catch the bug - Sketch
One Crazy Stamper - Anything goes
Marvi's Candy - anything goes/friendship

Hugz Tinz

24 comments:

  1. Thanks for sharing your lovely card for Suzy Bee's Bloomin' challenge 17: whimsical/fantasy - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT x

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  2. Super cute image that you have colored wonderfully! Thanks for playing with us at One Crazy Stamper and good luck in the challenge.

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  3. so cute thanks for sharing with SBBC this week Rachel DT

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  4. A very cute card. Thanks for joining us at One Crazy Stamper this month.

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  5. Such a pretty card. Love how you have showcased the sweet image. Thank you for joining us over at Crafty Catz. Hugs Nina

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  6. Fabulous and cute girly card.
    Thank you for sharing at Allsorts; Craft-Room and
    my Candy&Challenge, good luck;-))m

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  7. Pretty card. Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles.
    Anjie

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  8. Such an adorable card, thank you so much for sharing with us at All Dressed Up xx

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  9. Gorgeous Design and just love the colour's.... thank you for joining us over at Fan-Tastic Tuesday, we would love the pleasure of your company in next week's challenge.....
    Hugs
    Suzy B~Owner Fan-Tatic Tuesday Challenge
    Xx -

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  10. Just beautiful and perfect for our Ladies Day theme.

    Thanks for joining in at Allsorts this week.

    I would love it if you joined in my Spellbinder blog celebration here, it runs until 5th March.

    B x

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  11. Super card, thanks for playing along with our challenge at Crafty catz X Carol

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  12. What a cute card perfect for our 'sugar & Spuce' theme over at polkadoodles.

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  13. Such a sweet image. Thanks for sharing your lovely card for Suzy Bee's Bloomin' challenge 17: whimsical/fantasy - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT x

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  14. What a wonderful image, make me really happy! Thank you so much for entering our challenge at Allsorts this week and good luck!

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  15. This definitely is whimsical! Fantastic Card. Thanks for sharing and playing along over at Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge. Monica, DT

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  16. Lovely card from you!! Thanks for joining us at ADU

    Hugs Maritha

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  17. Such a pretty card! Thank you for joining in the challenge at All Dressed Up!

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  18. A really pretty card. Thanks for joining us at Ooh La La creations

    Alli x

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  19. What a sweet image and cute card!
    Thank you for playing along at Ooh La La Challenge Blog and hope you will join us again tomorrow for a new challenge.

    Anne

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  20. Very lovely. Sweet looking card. Thanks for "making it digital" and playing with us this week over at PFP.
    Love n Hugs
    Marie

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  21. She's adorable. I like the way you cut around the fairies wings. Thanks for joining Stella Says Sketch at Catch The Bug!

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  22. Wonderful card - sweet image. Thanks for joining us at Polkadoodles for our Sugar and Spice challenge.

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  23. This is a cute card. Thank you for entering the
    Polkadooles challenge. Keeeeeeeeep crafting xx
    Katie xx D

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  24. this is the cutest
    Thank you for joining us at Polkadoodles this time
    Love Jan
    xx

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