Friday, 31 January 2014

Cutie Pies

Well January is drawing to a close already & February has almost crept in. So what lies ahead for us - Hearts, Pancakes & probably a lot more rain :-( So here is the 1st of my Valentine's Cards.


The layout is from this fortnight's Sketch N Stash challenge & I have to say I love this sketch. I have coloured this image from The ClipArt Fairy with Promarkers & layered onto some lovely vellum I found stashed in a drawer. I edged with Weathered Wood Distress Ink. The papers are Prima Botannical & Centura Pearl. I added 3 roses & the die flourish is from Pinflair. Here is a closer look at the image.


I have taken the sketch through the inside. Next time I think I will probably leave the lace & daisy braid trim off the inside as it has made the card quite bulky. I added lace down the spine of the card too. The hearts are from the Sizzix Lacy Heart Die x Clare x

Challenges I have entered.......
Sketch N Stash - Challenge #131
Passion for Promarkers - Anything Goes
C.R.A.F.T Challenge - Love/Valentines
Crafty Catz - Anything Goes



8 comments:

Julies Crafty Creations said...

A stunning card, beautifully decorated inside and out, that lace is really beautiful too!
Thanks for sharing with us over at Sketch and Stash Challenges and good luck
Julie x
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coops said...

Aw so gorgeous Clare.Adorable sweet image and your design and soft colours are beautiful.
Thanks for joining in my theme this week at PFP :D

xx coops xx

~@ngie~ said...

a gorgeous card & super cute image... love the dp's too :)

Thanx for playing with us over at Sketch N Stash... Good luck :)

love n hugz Angie xXx

Shelly said...

Such an adorable card Clare! Thanks so much for joining us at Passion for Promarkers this week! Good Luck x

Julie said...

This is gorgeous - inside and out! Thanks for playing along with us at Passion For Promarkers, Juliexx

Basslady said...

your card is incredibly lovely!

thanks so much for playing along with us at CRAFT-Challenge!

Hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi xoxo

Helene Siermans said...

This is so cute. Love the frame with the LOVE inside it!
Thank you for joining our Anything Goes Challenge at Crafty Catz!
Good luck
Nick

Aunty Sue said...

lovely creation and thanks for sharing with us at crafty catz this week