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Sunday, 7 December 2014

All Dressed Up ..A little Skater

Wow what a turn of advents..Now I am designing for All Dressed Up .. Another UK designer not too far from me she is in  in Nottingham.. I have loved these cute girls for ages and now I have a good excuse to play with them regular ..YIPEE !!.. My first card is a lovely Christmas or even a nice winter Birthday card if you know someone into skating..I have used my CC embossing folder for the background as the dots look like snowballs, This is then mounted onto Centura pearl in red, this has a beautiful sheen on it .The image is coloured using Faber-Castelle Polychromos Pencils, to which I have added a background of various pale chalks to break down the stark white and give a contrast from the card itself.After adding a touch of glitter I then mounted it firstly onto multi coloured silver mirror board and finished with more of the red Centura Pearl.The small holly leaves are cut from a Sue Wilson die set they are very fiddly as all nearly singular ,but they look lovely on the card..The tiny Poinsettia's, I think were either Britania Dies or Signiture, but more inclined to think Britania,I got them off Ebay .The Merry Christmas die is a Marianne die which also has Seasons Greatings with it too , Thanks for looking :)x

The beautiful Image can be found here


10 comments:

  1. So sweet! Thanks for playing with us at A creative need!

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  2. I love how you've coloured this sweet image. Lovely card. Thankyou for joining us for Favourite Christmas colours this month at Craft for the Craic

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  3. Lovely card, sweet image, thanks for sharing at Fab'n'Funky

    Pat xx.

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  4. Thanks for playing in our "CHRISTMAS CARDS" Challenge #105!
    Sandi ♥
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

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  5. Adorable card, I love that sweet image and your beautiful poinsettias! Thanks for joining us at Alphabet Challenge Blog!
    Tammy x

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  6. Such a pretty card, Christine! I'm happy to be working with you! :o)

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  7. Cute card...Thanks for joining KBD Aloha Friday Challenge~

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  8. SO cute! Love her:) Thank you for taking part in CFTC challenge! Sylwia- DT

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Thank you for all your messages..it means a lot to me that you have come to see my work..Thank you :)xx