Jan 28, 2011

winter somethings

Happy Friday!!
This week the challenge over at stamp something is

Winter Somethings.

I just love to make winter cards, but have to admit I had enough of this cold already. If we would at least get some nice snow to make a snowman with...

For my card I used an image from Crissy Armstrong, available at Wags n Whiskers. I was lucky enough to have been one of the winners for one of crissy's challenges a little while ago and I could choose one of her digis! I think this one is so cute!!

It has been colored with derwent coloursoft and blended with baby oil. I used copic markers for the girl's face.
My papers are from my stash, I know the pink one is basic grey, I believe the other paper is a real oldie from stampin up, but I am not sure.

I used the layered arches punch (martha stewart) for the punched edges and did some sewing, distressing and sponging. My sentiment is from a digistamp set by raindropecho, available at whimsy stamps along with lots of other digital sentiments set and images. To embellish I added some punched snowflakes and ribbon and also stickles glitter.

I combined this card with some other challenges too,
I hope you'll join us this week, as always we have a fabulous sponsor, and this week simon says is back with a fabulous prize for one lucky winner!

13 comments:

  1. Hello Ellie! :) Oh wow this is so darn cute!! Fabulous colors with a great wintry image!! :) I love how you've tied the ribbons on this!! Great take on the challenge!!HUGS

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  2. This is just adorable love the colors you've used for it and it's a prefect wintery card :)
    Thanks for Sharing at Incy Wincy this Week
    Hug Nikki and the rest of the DT

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  3. Oh so sweet! Love the image and your coloring - WOW! Thanks for joining us this week at TSTR! :)

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  4. What an adorable winter image and card! But I agree with you, I've had enough of winter too! Time for Spring.

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  5. Lovely, wintery card. Love the image you have used and your lovely papers.

    Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Challenge this week.

    Hugs,

    JO x

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  6. Love the pink glittery snowflakes! You can add another p with pretty paper! Thanks for participating in the Creative Belli Challenge!

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  7. So cute Ellie! Thanks for joining us in the Tea Room this week!
    Hugs,
    Pattie

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  8. gorgeous card beautifully coloured

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  9. Beautiful card love the colours and the way you have put the sentiment on.
    Louise xx

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  10. Hi Ellie, I love your card, great colours and your colouring is amazing :-) Thanks for joining us at this weeks Scrapbook Sisters Card Challenge
    Sue xx

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  11. this is so cute, and even though I hate snow I love it on your card, that kitty make the snowman is awfully cute.
    thanks for playing with us at Paper Pretties.

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  12. Such an adorable card,I just love it Ellie!Glad you chose to share it with us at Scrapbook Sisters card challenge Hope you're having a good week,Julie.x

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  13. this is beautiful Ellie!!!
    I'm glad you came to play with us @ Creative Belli!
    hugs

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