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Wednesday 4 February 2015

Crafting For All Seasons Challenge 95

Hi everyone,
We have had another sprinkle of snow this morning.
Nothing like we had on Saturday morning. That was a lot more and
even covered the road.
Sadly, my class was postponed. People were concerned about driving to
The Craft Barn, as the snow was coming down quite hard.
By lunchtime it had all gone!! Ugh!!

We have another challenge starting today, at Crafting For All Seasons.

The theme for the next fortnight is,
Have a Heart.

Our brilliant sponsor is:
with a very generous prize of 7 images!!
My card is using the Bugaboo Digi, Girlz Celebrate.
I love this image and so useful to have, as it can be used for any occasion.
I coloured her with Distress Inks, with Glossy Accents on the balloons.
The papers are very old Hot Of The Press.


I printed her onto 300gsm watercolour paper. I sketched a heart shape around the image and just cut it out with scissors.
I then layered it onto a scrap of Bazill Burgundy card and cut around.
I sprinkled a little Antique Pink Frantage around the image.
Finished with a touch of Stickles on her.

The heart I cut from Balsa wood and covered it with Frantage.
The metal heart, was from my fave shop, where every thing is one price!!

There is some amazing inspiration here, on Crafting For All Seasons blog.
My lovely DT teamies, have made some stunning cards.
I also recommend a visit to the Bugaboo shop. I just love their images.
They have great funny images, that are very difficult to find.
I am looking forward to seeing all your entries. Lots of hearts this time!
Thanks for stopping by and leaving me lovely messages. I just love to read them and then I know you have been and I could visit you too!


Kari said...

This is fabulous,Carol! Cute image!
Have a lovely day!
Hugs,Kari :)

Carole said...

Lovely image so well coloured but she can't be that thin eating all that can she? the heart. Sunshine here at moment, hope the white stuff stays in the sky! Xx

Carol said...

Fabulous card Carol, love the design. Carol x

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Shame about your class. Fab card, love the image and colours and the frantage is lovely, must use mine more again, seem to have phases with things

aussie aNNie said...

Fabulous creation here today and all those gorgeous colours, just adore{The Journey is the Start – my personal blog}

Sarah said...

What a pity the class was cancelled Carol. I love your gorgeous card, showcasing the image on the heart was a briliant idea xx

Donna Ellis said...

Carol, what a delightful card design - feels traditional, and yet, it's not! Love the size of your card, and the unexpectedly shaped heart which fits your beautifully colored image, perfectly! Love the charm and ribbon, too. How sweet! I am your 70th google follower now! hugs, de

Pop's Cards said...

This is stunning sweetie, hugs Pops x

Debs said...

Fabulous card Carol - love the Frantage.
Debs xx

Elise said...

HI Carol! I'm so sorry to hear about your class being cancelled! :( Boooooo for the weather! hehe!

Well your card is truly STUNNING & so festive with such pretty colors! She is ready to party! ;)

I hope you are doing well!

Big Hugs,

Little K Smith said...

A gorgeous card Carol, I love the heart frame and a lovely image too!
Have a lovely weekend :)

Shelly said...

Super girlie card, Carol. I really like the frantage effect, gorgeous! Hugs xx

Lynsey said...

Hi Carol, this is a gorgeous card! Love the fun image!
Hugs Lynsey x

Diane said...

This is fabulous,Carol, love all the details and how the heart shape and image are so perfect.

Hugs Diane

debby4000 said...

Fabulous card, love the image and how you've used frantage.