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Monday, 5 March 2012

Crafty Cardmakers Challenge 63 - A Sketch!

This week at Crafty Cardmakers, our challenge is a sketch by my team mate, Susie!

Our sponsors this week are
and

And the sketch:
I was lucky enough to be able to choose a gorgeous image from our Sponsor, and knowing that I need to get started on my Easter cards, I chose a lovely rose bouquet.
I coloured the image with Promarkers (and the background with a Flexmarker), and matted the image using some Spellbinders Nestibilities. The ribbon is threaded through another Spellbinders die cut, and the papers are from Papermania. To finish, I've used some ribbon roses and some sticky gems (which I coloured with Promarkers). The sentiment is hand-written and edged using a Letraset metallic marker.

Hope you can join us!

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges:
Crafter's Companion where the theme is spring,
Cupcake Craftroom where the theme is spring bouquets,
The Stamp Man where the theme is Spring/Easter,
Delightful Challenges where the theme is Spring Colours,
Just Inspirational where they have a photo inspiration (from which I used the colours)
Crafty Emma's Challenge where she wants a flower frenzy,
Craft Your Passion where anything goes,
Totally Stampalicious where 'spring is in the air'

14 comments:

Meggymay said...

Beautiful card, love the colours and the lovely spring flowers.
Yvonne

Dolly Daydreams said...

Beautiful fresh spring card, just love the gorgeous setting you have created for this lovely image.

Marie

Janice said...

Beautiful with the embossing! Thanks for joining Just Inspirational Card Challenges this week and good luck!

Mynn xx said...

Josephine, this is gorgeous! :) Purple and yellow are my FAVORITE colors, so this is amazing!!! :) LOVE it!

Doreen said...

I love your card Josephine - looks so elegant. Is really beautiful. And the color combo is great.
Hugs
Doreen xx

Angela Weimer said...

A lovely card. Great spring colors. Thanks for joining us at The Stamp Man and have a wonderful day. Angela

Anne said...

Ooh love the ribbon threaded through the border, fab card!
Anne
x

Country Mouse said...

Wow! This is beautiful! Thanks for sharing with us at Craft Your Passion Challenges.
audrey
dt member

Sally said...

I love the lilac on your card Josephine, it's such a pretty colour & the image is lovely.
Sally x

SAMARA said...

This is such a DELIGHTFUL card Josephine. I love your baby flowers! It is adorable and so creative. The colors are great and so is your work. It is clear you put in alot of work. Smiles - Samara DELIGHTFUL CHALLENGES DT

NanaConnie said...

Gorgeous, Josephine! Love the lavender and yellow combo and your roses are magnificent. Thanks so much for playing along in the Just Inspirational Challenge this week and I hope you'll come and play again.
NanaConnie DT

earthspirit927 said...

Lovely Card:) Thank you for joining us at Craft your passions for our anything goes challenge:)

Melissa
expressionswithearthspirit.blogspot.com

Anonymous said...

Beautiful card, love the colours. xx

Angelwing said...

Очень красивая открытка, полна света и радости, чистоты и оптимизма!

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