Monday, 22 August 2016

Wee Cutie

Hi everyone and thanks for calling by to visit today. Sorry I've not been around but last week I thought I'd have a ride out in the car to my Dad's and also into the village to do a spot of shopping and I've spent the last few days regretting it! Why oh why can't our bodies age at the same rate as our minds?! Anyway I gave myself the proverbial kick up the b... and made this card.

First off I used a freebie image from Sylvia Zet which I coloured with Promarkers and if you want this image for yourself you can find it here. I embossed a leftover piece of card with an Embassalicious folder  - this is actually a 6x6 inch folder but I think it works okay on smaller pieces of card too - and rounded all the corners with a punch before sticking to the base card. Then I added some die-cut flowers - the sprig is Marianne Designs and the daisies are Cheery Lynn with some card candi centres - and a silver peel-off sentiment.

I shall enter this in the following challenges

Pixie's Snippets Playground challenge 'use snippets'
Allsorts challenge 'sabulous florals'
Mod Squad challenge 'the die's the thing'
Happy Little Stampers challenge 'anything goes with dies'
Cute Card Thursday challenge 'kiddies / babies'
Cupcake Inspirations challenge 'cupcake inspiration picture'
Love To Scrap challenge 'anything goes'
Live & Love Crafts challenge 'happy birthday / anniversary'
Colour Crazy Craft challenge 'anything goes'


Kath said...

A pretty card - love the cute image and the bright yellow.
Kath x

Robin said...

Awe...this is adorable! Love the bright colors! Thanks for playing along with us at LTSCB and good luck! Hugs, Robin

brenda said...

Pretty bright and cheery colours Andrea and perfect for our them at Allsorts, many thanks for joining in.

B x

Lorraine said...

A gorgeous card Andrea, Love the image and sunny colours
Lorraine x

cotnob said...

This is pretty Andrea, a sweet image and lovely sunny yellows.

Donna said...

Very sweet card, Andrea.
Take care of yourself. X

Kathleen said...

Really sweet image and love the mauve and yellow, brilliant design.

Kath x

Vicki Dutcher said...

Super sweet card - Thanks for joining in at Mod Squad!

Deb said...

Absolutely beautiful, love those colours!
Many thanks for joining us at Cute Card Thursday this week!


Deborah Frings said...

This is really pretty - I do like the image and she's beautifully coloured. Thanks so much for playing along with out colour challenge at Cupcake Inspirations this week. Deborah, DT.

Di said...

Aw, this is just too cute! Such a sweet image and a lovely card Andrea - super colours too.


Di xx

Sandy said...

Love that daring image and card. Thank you for sharing with us at Cupcake Inspirations.
-Sandy, DT

Unknown said...

Super cute card and image! Thank you for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations!
Kamila DT

McCrafty's Cards said...

This is really gorgeous, Thanks for joining in with our Fabulous Florals challenge at Allsorts this week, Good Luck
Kevin xx

susiestacey said...

Lovely card, sweet image.
Thank you for sharing at Allsorts 'Fabulous Florals' challenge and good luck x Susan x

Mummylade said...

Beautiful flowers! Thank you for sharing with us at Allsorts this challenge.

Indy's Designs said...

This is so pretty and delicate looking! Great use of the colors from this week's Cupcake Inspirations challenge! So glad you shared!
Debbie, DT Sweetie

Naki said...

aww, this is so sweet! Such a cute image with such romantic colors, just perfect! Thank you for sharing with us at Cupcake Inspirations!

Barb said...

Oh this is so sweet. Such pretty colours too. The embossing folder is very pretty and I love that little sprig. I've not seen it before. Barbxx

Helen Gullett said...

I agree with the title. She is a cutie! Love it.
Thank You for playing along with Happy Little Stampers - Anything Goes With Dies August Challenge.

- Helen Gullett -
DT Member