Saturday, 29 January 2011

Friendship

I was amazed to see it's a week since I posted anything - you may now be sorry as I try to catch up! lol.
I decided I needed to take part in some retail therapy this week - and bought myself a Grand Caliber. It's not been out of the box yet!!!!!!! I am though intending to play about today as we're having a weekend doing nothing!                                             So today's offering is a card made earlier this week using papers from the 'Lydia' collection by GCD studios.The pack has a mix of flocked, metallic and brights papers - the flocked ones are real 'touchy feely'!!Isn't this image by Mo Manning another good one? I really like the expression of happiness on the girl's face as she offers the flower to the bird. She's coloured with my usual promarkers and I distressed the edge of the image a little bit. (I'm considering buying a distressing tool from Sir Tim - need to speak to someone who has one to see if they're worth it!). I used these particular papers from the pad as the floral one reminded me of bright sunny day and I thought these flowers might attract the little humming birdie! I was a tad unsure about the colour combo but don't think it's turned out too bad.
A printed sentiment and a small humming bird charm with a bit of card candy finished the card.
Challenges -
Digis with Attitude - Use Digi People
Totally Gorjuss - As you Like It
2 Sisters - Girls just wanna have Fun

11 comments:

  1. Great card! Such a sweet image! Thanks for playing at Digi's With Attitude! this week!
    Hope to see you again!
    Hugs
    Dawn xxx

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  2. Hiya Viv. Beautiful card, lovely image and the papers are so gorgeous. Happy crafting.
    With love, sandra xx

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  3. A lovely card and a cute image. You are so good with those promarkers.

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  4. Sweet card! Love the layout. Thanks for joining us at Digi's With Attitude!

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  5. Fab card Viv, lovely colours :o)
    Jackie xx

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  6. gorgeous card viv.the image is stunning and i love the pretty papers and colours :D

    xx coops xx

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  7. Super cute card! I love all the colors! Thanks for joining us this week at Digi's With Attitude!

    Tammylee DT

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  9. Love this image. She's soooo cute! And what a beautiful coloring job! Gorgeous!

    As a challenge lover, you might also be interested in my Clean & Simple Sunday Challenge. All are welcome!

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  10. oh my gosh - you did a marvelous job- thanks for entering it at Digi's With Attitude - love your work!

    Juelmarie - DWA - DT

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