Monday, 19 April 2010

Crafty Cardmakers 19 - desert island!



Time for a new challenge at Crafty Cardmakers and this fortnight our challenge is 'desert island' - basically we'd like to see all your absolute essential items that you couldn't be without, even if you were stranded on an island lol :o) And your card must be made entirely from those essentials. Hope to see lots of lovely entries!

I have a very long list of items that I couldn't possibly do without, but I had to narrow it down a bit because I didn't want this card to be too fussy - I wanted a sweet and simple card for my friend's little girl who's 3, and was baptised yesterday. I'll make all my essentials bold to make it a bit easier! I've used a digi stamp, this one is from Mo Manning, and I've coloured the image with promarkers. The lovely paper is MME (at least I think it is, I know it's meant to be a Christmas one) and the cardstock is coredinations. I've used lots of Green Tara flowers with flat backed pearl centres and some buttons from my stash. I have used circle and blossom nestabilities to mount the image. I also like to add a bit of sparkle - on this card the paper is glittery, I've used a sakura clear stardust pen on the little girl's headband, and one of my buttons is sparkly too.

I'm also entering my card for the following challenges:


12 comments:

  1. What a delicious card ! I love the soft colours and the paper is so pretty ! The image is so so sweet ! Smiles from Catherine

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  2. Hi Lisa, wow fabulous card, love the image Mos are so gorgeous and youve created a really beautiful card with it. With love and hugs Shirleyxxx

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  3. Hi Lisa
    aww gorgeous card, lovely image, great colouring, luv the colour combo & layout, sue,x

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  4. this is stunning lisa, fab image and i just love the paper and colours.gorgeous embellies.luv coops.xx

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  5. Gorgeous card Lisa this sounds like a fun challenge. luv gina xx

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  6. This is lovely Lisa, that image is so sweet. I have that DP and it is gorgeous. Need to think about that challenge!

    Kat xx

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  7. Gorgeous image. Thanks for joining in with us at MTTC :o) Jo x

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  8. Very creative- I love this image and you did a great color combo-You have great style!!!!

    Angela
    SewManyCards

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  9. She's so precious, lovely card Lisa!

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  10. What a charming little card I just adore it
    Hugs Jacqui x

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  11. What a beautiful card!
    Thanks for joining us at the Create4fun challenge this week.
    xxx Anne-Marije

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