Friday, 2 May 2014

Garden girl

Hello lovely people,

Finally I am back with the last of my belated DT cards and it is of course time for a new challenge at Crafty Little Fairies and our theme this month is...


Now we are a monthly challenge we have a whole lot of loveliness to give away with FIVE prizes up for grabs this time from...

I got a couple of new Stamping Bella images recently and this one fit the bill perfectly.  It is intended for my Sister-in-law's birthday at the end of the month but shhhh, don't tell her!

This is a really lovely big image so I left the rest of the card sweet and simple with just a couple of flowers, a hint of seam binding and twine and my fave tiny tags!

Card recipe;
Image: Pippa loves to plant - Stamping Bella
DP: Vintage Spring Basics - Maja Designs
Flowers: all Wild Orchid Crafts
Seam binding: Crafty Ribbons
Twine: The Ribbon Girl
Tags: Sentiment tags (set 24)- LOTV

Copic colours;
Skin: E0000/50/000/51/21 & R30
Shorts / headscarf: G40/YG61/G21/G94
Gloves: G21/94/99
Apron: E40/41/42/44
Watering can: T0/1/2/3/4 & T5/6/7 inside
Pots: E42/43/44 & E40/41/42
Pink flowers: R81/83/85
Purple flowers: V20/22/25
Leaves: G40/YG61/G21/G94/YG67/G99

If you pop over to Crafty Little Fairies you can check out the fabulous creations from my teamies and don't forget you now have a whole month to join in with our challenge!

I can now say that I am starting to feel a little better so hopefully will be back to some gentle crafting over the weekend and will be able to pop round to see what you've all been up to :-)

Thanks for visiting and I really appreciate any comments that you leave,

Kat xx

Challenges I am entering;
1.  Simon Says Stamp (anything goes)
2.  Cute Card Thursday (here comes summer)


Kelly Lloyd said...

Lovely card kat,
Glad you are feeling a little better
Hugs Kelly

Sue said...

Stunning card Kat. I love that image, your colouring is so beautiful and the papers are gorgeous too.
I am pleased that you are starting to feel better. I hope you have a good weekend.
hugs Sue xx

Patricia Garcia said...

Beautiful card, glad you are feeling better, take care!!


The Little Stamper said...

Love your card Kat. The colours are really lovely and that image is great…I am loving those long legs!

Sharon x

Unknown said...

Really pretty card - you did the right thing keeping it CAS - the image alone is plenty here.
Have a lovely day, Kat!

Christine L said...

So gorgeous Kat... I love these Uptown Girls and you've made a perfect card with this one!

Christine x

Marilyn said...

Beautiful card Kat. I love those Uptown Girls and you've done a fab job on this little gal!

Teresa Kline said...

super cute card, great coloring! so glad you played along with Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

sparkle & shine *~*

Marianne's Craftroom said...

So pretty, love her long legs, beautifully coloured. Glad you are feeling better xx

Rebecca Bradshaw said...

This is beautiful, I love the gorgeous image, papers and flowers! Hope you are feeling much better now and that you've had a good weekend.

Chrissy said...

She is gorgeous with those long lush legs Kat..fantastic colouring and love the neutral colours in the papers and your design..fabulous.