Wednesday, 21 September 2016

Big Hugs & Naps

Evening - Todays new challenge at The Paper Shelter is to use a fancy fold. This was quite a challenge for me as I don't do these very often. I have used a twisted easel card and my image from the paper shelter is called The Best Nap ever

  
 I used Nestibilities die to cut the image frame and mounted this on to gold mirri. I used a Lawn Fawn big scripty word to die cut Big Hugs from gold mirri and also white card and I glued several of these together to form a stopper for the Easel. The patterned papers are from My Minds Eye - Miss Caroline. I used a little diamond stickles on the hat and added a little wooden elephant (Which I think was Kaisercraft?) Finally I added some Craftwork cards candy dots. 

I used these promarkers and flexmarkers to colour the image - 
Skin - Antique white, soft peach, blush, coral, spice. 
Hair - Tawny Owl, Grey Squirrel, Morning Mist. 
Primrose, Buttercup & Pineapple Crush. Sea Mist & Honeydew
Elephant - Soft Mauve, Heather, orchid & Spring Lilac. Warm Grey 1 & 2 toes & Cerise & Baby pink ears.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges - 



I hope you like this card as much as I do - Its not the norm for me to do pastel and I like the softness of it! 
Pop in again soon. 
Liz (:(|)x

12 comments:

  1. Such a cute image and great layout xx

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  2. Sweet twisted easel card, Lilibet! Cute image and fab paper choices. Hugs, Lisa x

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  3. Hi Liz, I love this sweet image and youve done a fabulous job of not only colouring him but the card design is gorgeous. hugs Shirleyxxxxxx

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  4. This is adorable! Love the coloring and the image. Thanks for joining in Tuesday Throwdown's easel challenge.

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  5. What a beautiful Card, thanks for showing it for paperminutes this week.
    hugs
    mamapia

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  6. What a delightfully sweet card! The design is eye catching and I love the color palette on your design. Thanks for joining in on the fun at Tuesday Throwdown.
    We look forward to seeing you again.
    Hugs
    Berni,DT
    tuesdaythrowdown.

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  7. Fantastic card. Thank you for sharing with the Cutie Pies for our Birthday challenge. Shona xx

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