A challenge card!

Monday, 17 August 2009

Here's the first challenge card I've made in ages! I felt I had to join this challenge for "week 1" as I'm such a fan of Basic Grey.

So the challenge this fortnight at Basic Grey Challenge is a fab sketch from Tara G:


And here's my card:


This cutie is from Whipper Snapper and I coloured her with my promarkers


The papers are from Basic Grey (I can't remember which set - I'll have to look it up later and I'll add it then) and ribbon, charm and swarovski crystals are from my stash. I glittered around the edge of the image mount, and cut out a heart with my cuttlebug die.


This is the inside:


I used the inside bit of the heart from the front (and another one) and glittered the whole thing and with the other one, I coloured it with a clear stardust pen and then coated it with glossy accents (I think that's the right one!) The wording was all adapted to suit how the cutsie wee girl would say it! ie, "Happy Birfday!"

Thanks for dropping by!



Nannieflash said...

Oh Sheena, thats one gorgeous and stunning card. With love and hugs Shirleyxxxxxx

LINDA said...

WOW!! I just love this card.. the colors are just wonderful.. So cheerful..Darling little image..Lovely work..
Hugs, Linda

Rach said...

awesome card sweetie, fantastic colours and i love that image, you have coloured it beautifully. hugs rachxx

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Sheena,i love the image and colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.x

kim-paperbabe said...

Wow, what a fantastic card Sheena, I love your take on Tara's sketch. Gorgeous BG papers and love your Whipper snapper image and fab colouring.

Thanks for joining us at BasicGrey Challenges this week.
HuGs Kim :)

mamaluke said...

Such a cute card, I love your colouring style, really fresh!

Anonymous said...

Hi Sheena!
Thank you for popping by my blog & entering my candy. Good luck!
A craft robo....you lucky thing!
Just had a look round your blog & wowee lady you make some lovely things.
Helen x

Chris said...

Gorgeous card Sheena and such a sweet image. I love your colouring and the bright and happy papers you chose. Great take on the sketch too. Glad you could join us at BG this time. Chris :)

Carolyn said...

What a gorgeous card. Thanks for joining in on my blog candy. Good luck.
Hugs xx

Leanne said...

This is absolutely stunning!!

Thank you for entering my Gorjuss Girls blog candy - good luck!!


Rica said...

Hi Sheena, stunning card - love the bright cheerful Lime Rickey papers - they suit that cute fabulously coloured image perfectly.
Thanks so much for playing along with us at BG on our re-launch.
hugs Heathe xx

June Houck said...

This card is the cutest!!! Love the image and papers. It came together perfectly :)

Bev said...

Such a beautiful card, your colouring is fantastic and I love your choice of papers and gorgeous detail! x