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Thursday, 14 August 2014

Shabby chic me thinks????

Good afternoon my crafty friends I hope you're all well and coping with the cold weather :o))))))))))))))
I want the sun back please!!!!
I have a card for you today,  I coloured the image over the weekend along with a few others as I didn't have chance to make any cards.So decided to put it together last night, finishing it off today (putting on the embellishments)
I struggled for a title for this post as not sure what to call the card usually something pops into my empty noggin but nope anyway here it is

 
Papers are of course all freebies mainly from Pixel scrapper they have been distressed and inked with varies brown DI's



the image is of course from the uber talented Saturated canary and she has been coloured with promarkers (not sure about the background now but well it's done so ...)
Colours used are



Soft Peach, sandstone, Blush (skin)
Antique pink (heart)
Ginger, terracotta, rosewood (hair)
Soft khaki, Khaki, pastel beige, caramel, cappuccino, firebrick (clothes & shoes)





I made the flower from I think, papermania flowers and stamens I brought back from States along with the grass bits at back. I attached these to a huge single chiffon bow then added some gems to bottom and top of card.

the sentiment was made up on pc and was also distressed and inked
and there you have it I will leave you with an arty view of card and some challenges I want to enter it into
thanks for popping by


http://4kraftygirlzchallenges.blogspot.co.uk/ ATG

http://www.southerngirlschallenge.blogspot.co.uk/ TEXTURE

http://pennyschallenges.blogspot.co.uk/ ATG

http://www.ttcrd.blogspot.co.uk/ ATG



9 comments:

Jo said...

Hiya hun, just popping in for a quick cuppa.....would have brought cake but I'm on a diet lol! Love your card, very shabby & very pretty....the colours you chose are just beautiful! Fab bow & flower too....love it! Hope you're well, loving this cooler weather here!
hugs Jo x

Debbie said...

This is a lovely card Jacki...fabulous colouring. Debbie x

Michelle said...

Hi Jacki - what a gorgeous card. Definately shabby chic and I love that bow and flower embellishment - LOVELY!!! I know what you mean about struggling for a title lol - Michelle x

Pamellia Johnson said...

Hi Jacki, thank you so much for visiting my blog and leaving such a kind comment and thank you for being my newest follower! I just love your colouring ability, so amazing and I love the colours of this card too! Don't want to miss anything, gotta join in the fun with you, I am your newest follower! Happy weekend! :)

Paper Panda said...

Gorgeous card! Thanks for sharing with us at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge.
Mandy x (PPCC DT)

mags said...

A lovely creation. Thanks for sharing with us at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges and good luck.
Mags
x

Dawn Turley said...

just adorable. Thanks for joining us at Southern Girls Challenge.

Anita Byrne said...

Beautiful creation ..Thankyou for joining us at the crafty girls challenge blog..good luck ..Anita DT

Neha Aggarwal said...

very nice thanks for playing with Southern Girls Challenge