Monday, 17 February 2014

Challenge #133 at Sketch n Stash

Good morning my lovely crafty friends.
Hope you had a wonderful weekend.
It was a glorious Spring like day here in Gloucestershire yesterday and I have some photos of the lovely walk I had with my DH along the canal at the end of this post.

But the real reason I'm here is to share my DT project for the new challenge over at 

and this fortnight we are using 


Here's what I did with it:
(Sketch flipped to better suit my image)

Card Ingredients:
Scrummy new stash from The Hobby House:
Image: The Hobby House Pre-Coloured Topper 'Wee Stamps - Dandelion Girl'
Design Papers: The Hobby House 'Love Me' Paper Collection
Ribbon, Flowers and Pearl Flower Embellishments: The Hobby House Embellishment Set 'Wedding Day'
Sentiment: Craftwork Cards
Walnut Stain Distress Ink
Platinum Stickles

Please pop over to the main challenge blog to check out the gorgeous inspiration from my lovely DT buddies and to see the full details of the fabulous prize on offer from our wonderful sponsor this time.

Challenges I would like to enter:

Crafting When we Can - Lots of Bling 
Scribble and Scrap - Always Anything Goes
ABC - F is for Flowers
Cards Galore Encore - Add a Gem, Glitter or Candi or any Bling you Fancy
4 Crafty Chicks - Use Pearls
Milk Coffee - Girly
The Cutie Pie - Cute with Spots and Dots

So as promised here as some of my favourite photos from my walk along the canal yesterday:


Thanks for popping by to see me today - it's always great to see you here.

Have a fabulous day whatever you have planned.



Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Beautiful card Debs the topper is gorgeous and love the layout a fabulous sketch! Great pictures, it was a beautiful day here too yesterday the birds were singing - fab! Susan xx

Christine L said...

Hi Debs....

Such a gorgeous card... I love that fabulous image... and the dusky pink is beautiful. I love your take on the sketch too!

Fabulous photos.... thanks for sharing! It's lovely to get out in the fresh air isn't it?

Christine x

Sarah said...

A lovely card Debs, such pretty colours and an adorable stamp. Yep we had wall to wall sunshine in Dorset too...not so much today though, rain again :0( My snowdrops have put in an appearance at last although the daff buds are still tight xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

So gorgeous, love the image and fab colour combo

Ira Huberts said...

Such a sweet, adorable card Debs, truly fab! And thanks for taking us on a walk with you ;-) Hugs, Ira x
Ira’s Crea Corner

Sue said...

Gorgeous card Debs, such a sweet image and beautiful papers. I love all your pretty embellishments too.
Glad you had a good weekend, your photos are fabulous, thank you for sharing.
hugs Sue xx

Pat K said...

Absolutely gorgeous beautifully coloured. TFS your lovely photos...really looks like spring has arrived in your part of the world. hugs, Pat K x

Whisper said...

Aaah what an adorable image and a great layout too.

Looks like you and hubby had a lovely walk along the riverbank in the sunshine, Luv Sam x

DesignerDiva said...

OMG Debs this card is just scrummy! Love everything about it, the image, the papers, the colouring, the flowers its all FAB!!
Beautiful pictures
Hugs Laurie xx

susiestacey said...

Gorgeous card Debs, adorable topper lovely photos too x Susan x

cotnob said...

This is a gorgeous card Debs, such a beautiful topper and gorgeous colours. I love your interpretation of the sketch.
Fabulous photographs - it looks like you had a lovely walk.

Claire said...

Love this gorgeous card, fab image and love the colours and papers. Great pics too in the sunshine! Have a lovely evening. Hugs, Claire x

Wishcraft said...

Oh wow, this is really pretty Debs! What a lovely card hun... love your photos too :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

Such a gorgeous card and so many beautiful details.
Great pics of your walk - you really had a lovely day, didn't you.
Caroline xxx

mixamatoasties said...

What a gorgeous card Debs!

Love the photos too.

Susan x

Jackie said...

Gorgeous card Debs & LOVE that sketch you used! Your coloring is FAB & well as the flower embellishments...very nice work!

Thanks so much for playing along with us @ Crafting When We Can & hope to see you back again for our next challenge!!!

McCrafty's Cards said...

This is absolutely gorgeous Debs,
Kevin xx

downrightcrafty said...

so gorgeous love the use of the topper and your beautiful presentation
hugs Kate xx

Jane Savage said...

Beautiful papers and a gorgeous image, Debs.

Love your photos. Nice to have a sunny day for a change! xx

NanaConnie said...

Spectacular coloring, Debs! Delightful image. I'm really excited that you chose to play along in our challenge at Scribble & Scrap this fortnight. Good luck in the draw.
NanaConnie DT

Nikki said...

Gorgeous card. Love the colours, your beautifully coloured gorgeous image and your flowers. Thanks for playing along at ABC Challenges.


DebiJ said...

This is such a beautiful card Debs...she is so gorgeous & you have layered & adorned your artwork so well. And the pearls on the flowers are perfect..
Thanks for playing along at 4 Crafty Chicks with us.
Debi - Guest Designer @ 4CC

Lori said...

OMGOSH this is gorgeous, Debs! I love your coloring and that image is adorable - thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks...

Louise Palser said...

Great work. Thanks for joining in at Milkcoffee this time. Good luck, Lou DT x

Gemma said...

Such a gorgeous card lovely colours. Thank you for joining us at cards galore challenge 2
Gemma xx