Saturday, 17 July 2010

Thinking of You

This little cutie is a Pink Gem freebie and I wanted to enter it in this month's Pink Gem challenge so I've sort of followed their sketch.  I have created the layout by masking and using ink, so it looks like the correct layers even though it's not layered (except the popped up image) - does that make any sense?

This is the first time I've used my new liquid pearls and it was looking quite disastrously until I remembered watching someone flick the card to make them settle into a blob rather than a mountain (or something else my dirty mind was thinking of!).  They look ok now but hopefully my next attempt will be better.

This card makes me think of summer - sitting in amongst all those flowers with butterflies flying around, hence why I've entered this into quite a few summer themed challenges.

Anyway, I want to enter this card into quite a few challenges, so here goes...

Allsorts - summer
Bee crafty - 3d (the main image is popped up)
By the cute and girly - Summer days
Pink Gem - Sketch
Little Paper Shop - Distressing (I added ink around the edges of the heart)
Bunny Zoe's - Summer days
Daisy doodles - Summertime
Papertake Weekly - In the garden
CAS-tastic - SIMPLE (Stamped, Inked, Masking)
CRAFT - children

20 comments:

  1. Love the image Heather and your inking and masking looks fab

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  2. She is adorable! I love all the soft colors. Thanks so much for playing at Bee Crafty.

    Deanne :)

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  3. gorgeous card :-) the image is lovely and the papers and colours you used are perfect :-) I never heard of that tip with liquid pearls ,, I will give it a go next time I use it ,, I always make a mess of it and don't use it very often ! when i do mine are the mis-shaped freshwater type :-)

    thanks for joining us on the PTW Challenge :-)
    Luv
    Lols x x

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  4. Gorgeous card Heather - such a cute image.
    Thanks for taking on my challenge at Allsorts this week.
    Take care
    Debs xx

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  5. Such a cutie she is, and I think your pearls look great!

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  6. Such a sweet card, love the colours and such a lovely image. Thanks for joining us over on BTC&G this month. nnalorac.x

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  7. this is so cute and pretty Heather, I love the simple layout it works so well...thanks for joining in with the Bunny Zoe's monthly challenge
    Mina xxx

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  8. Darling cute image! Your coloring is wonderful. Thanks for playing along with the Little Paper Shop challenge.

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  9. So adorable!

    Thanks so much for joining us in this week's CAS-tastic Wednesday Clean and Simple "S.I.M.P.L.E." challenge!

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  10. This is beautiful, very soft colours! Thanks for joining us at the PGD challenge Hugs Rebekah xx

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  11. What a sweetie! The masking and liquid pearls are perfect together, it is so pretty! Thank you so much for joining us at Bee Crafty this week!
    ~*Joni BC DT

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  12. Such a great take on the sketch...Beautiful colouring...thank you for joining in with us at A Gem of a Challenge...
    Mandy xx

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  13. Gorgeous card! Good luck with A Gem Of A Challenge...thanks for joining us! xx Jenny xx http://myinkyhands-jennifer.blogspot.com/

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  14. Wonderful sweet card.
    luv
    Debby

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  15. Cute card. Love the sweet image. Thanks for joining us over at By the Cute and Girly this month and good luck. Hugs Hanna

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  16. what a cute image, well done on entering so many challenges!!

    thanks for joining in the Allsorts fun this week :o)

    lotsalove

    Amanda xx

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  17. Hi stunning creation love the take on the chall..great image & colouring
    thanks for sharing & joining us at A gem of a Chall.

    Hugs Christine xx

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  18. Great sweet and simple card. Lovely to see you at By The Cute and Girly this month.

    ** Kate **

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  19. Sweet and simple design! I love it! Great tip with the Liquid Pearls too!
    Thanks for playing along at "A Gem of a Challenge!"
    Hugs to you,
    Pam
    Guest DT

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