Saturday, 29 August 2009

The Sugar Bowl Challenge 18

Hi all, and happy Saturday.

It's a cold one today, for me anyway, although my hubbie wouldn't agree. If I'm not basking in heat, then I find it cold. I should really be living somewhere warm and sunny, but I don't think there's much chance of that.
Anyway, another challenge. I'm doing well this week, I seem to be getting back into the swing of things again. I'm entering The Sugar Bowl challenge again this week, mainly because I just love the Sugar Nellie stamps. This time I've used one of the Gorjuss Girls (collection three). I've not inked her up until today, and I'm really pleased with the result.

The colours have been kept simple so they don't detract too much from the image. I added a little bit of sparkle to her wings, and the MS punched butterfly. I added the obligatory button, and kept to the sketch as per the challenge. The papers are from My Minds Eye, and Imaginesce. The punched edge was made using the Stampin' Up! Scallop Edge punch, then I chalked the edges to give them a bit more definition.

I bought some new Copic's (fourty to be presise) to add to my ever growing collection. I now have 133 in total, lucky me. I'm loving this colour combination, and will probably use it again, it's a very girly, sugary combo, just me.

Anyway thanks for looking. Bye for now.



Georgia said...

Hi Debbie,
I love your blog and fab cards and just stopped by to let you know about a new challenge starting soon. It's called Crafty Calendar Challenge and there is a DT Call going on there at the moment, if you're interested. :)
Georgia x

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Debbie,i love the image and papers.

Hugs Riet.x

Christine (Craftling) said...

Loving your colouring, mrs F! You're very skilled with those Copics.

Chris xx

debby4000 said...

Fantastic card, wonderful colours and stunning image.

Sarita said...

Gorgeous card, beautifully coloured image and I love the colour combination too,
Really lovely,
Love Sarita xx

louise said...

Really love this card my fav colours , love girly cards. I have this stamp too and i have not used it yet but she looks so good on your card.Lovely to see you on sunday.
hugs louise xx

Juls said...

so sweet!! Love the colour combo, the scallop detail and her sparkly wings! gorgeous!

Beata Ewa said...

So lovely!! Beautiful color combo! Wonderful colouring!

Hugs, Beata

Lynsey said...

Wow Debbie this is so pretty! I love that adorable image!
Hugs Lynsey:)

Kathy said...

Such a pretty card Debbie! Love the colors and of course that image is darling!!
Thanks so much for playing along in the challenge :)Kathy

Desire Fourie said...

Gorgeous Debbie. Love the layering and the little hearts for wings.

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