Sep 27, 2013

Beau and Bashful

Happy Friday everyone! 
Finally had some time again for a card :-)
I used one of my newest stamps - Beau and Bashful-  from Whimsy's Wee Rubber Stamp collection! I was a little scared to color this image with my copics, but I think it turned out ok. Maybe it could have used some more shading...
I created a simple card, using a simple sketch. I didn't want to cover up the beautiful designer paper, so I kept it simple. I recently got this 6x6 paper pack from Whimsy Stamps - Hummingbird and Butterfly garden. Love it! So many pretty papers in this pack!

I added a little sentiment from one of Whimsy's Wee Stamp sets - Flower Fairies. Embellished with some twine and glitter, and then added a punched out butterfly, using designer paper from the same designer paper pack. 

Here is a photo of the inside. I usually keep the insides of cards pretty simple, just decorating with a matching strip of designer paper. For this card I had the perfect matching sentiment - from Whimsy's stamp set Birthday Greetings 2 - so I stamped it. I also stamped the image Beau and Bashful again, using some soft Lavender Lace ink.


Here is a complete list of products used:
Stamps: Beau and Bashful, Flower Fairies, Birthday Greetings 2 (all Whimsy Stamps)
Papers: Hummingbirds and Butterflies (Whimsy Stamps), Neenah, Stampin Up
Embellishments: eyelet, twine, sticky rhinestones
Tools: butterfly punch (MS), corner rounder, crop-a-dile, sewing machine

Copic markers used:
Ponies: B0000, B00, B02, V000, BV00, BV02, W2
Flowers: B00, V00, Y00
Basket: E40, E44
Grass: G12, YG11, YG63

Here is a closeup. 

I'd love to play along in a few challenges today:

A Creative Romance -  Fairytale or Winged Creations
Inspire Me Fridays–  Anything Goes!
Just Add Ink –  Just Add Bows
Pattie's Creations -  Animals
Totally Papercrafts - Stitching on a Card
Wags 'n Whiskers - - Sparkle
4 Krafty Girlz - Anything Goes 

Have a fabulous weekend!!

13 comments:

  1. Wow this is great and love what you have done with you blog xx good luck in the 4 Krafty Girlz challenge.
    DT Judith CE

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  2. This is gorgeous love that sweet image! Thanks for joining us at Wags 'n Whiskers, Susan x

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  3. Oh wow, this is just so pretty. I love the aqua, green and purple colouring, its such a striking combo.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  4. This is perfect for our current challenge “Animals” at Pattie’s Creations. Thanks for joining us!
    Hugs
    Pattie ♥
    Artist
    at Pattie's Creations Design Challenge!

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  5. Gorgeous card Ellie, I like the sweet image, the colours and the butterfly.
    Kevin xx

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  6. Adorable card with a sweet image and great colour. Thanks for joining us at TPC. Pat K xx

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  7. Such a sweet image and card! I love all the purple!

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  8. What a lovely card Ellie! So beautiful with this unicorn's :) Have a great day! Hugs Anneke

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  9. wow fabulous project thank you for joining the Krafty Girlz 4 Challenger - good luck

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  10. Awesome coloring and love the blues and purples together!

    Shelby

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  11. Ooh what a beautiful card, thank you so much for linking up to A Creative Romance Challenge.
    DT Teresa.

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