Wednesday 16 February 2011

O is for..... 'Old Fashioned' ABC Challenge

Morning folks!
Hope everyone is well, still feeling a little low but time will heal.
Anyway, on with the crafting! Today over on ABC we are up to the letter O which means we want to see 'Old Fashioned' designs. This week we are being sponsored by the fabulous Meljen Designs who are giving away 4 images of the winners choice. Meljen Designs kindly supplied the DT with some fabulous images to use and I chose this beautiful sentiment and teamed it with the lovely 'Tilda with Peony'
Papers: Basic Grey 'Curio'
Stamps: Magnolia, Meljen Designs
Colouring: ProMarkers, Prisma Pencils, Distress Ink
Dies: Nestabilities, Marianne D
Flowers: Prima, Handmade

I am entering this card in the following challenges:
Paper Sundaes - Challenge #56 'Flowers, Lace, Distressing, Pink'
Friday Sketchers - Sketch #141
Cute Card Thursday - #151 'Hearts and Flowers'
The Crafty Pad - Challenge #108 'Hearts'

ProMarker Colour Recipe:
Skin: Blush, Dusky Pink
Hair: Sandstone, Cinnamon, Cocoa
Apron: Pale Pink, Antique Pink
Dress and Shoes: Cinnamon, Shale
Socks: Ivory, Vanilla
Background: Ivory
Peony: Pale Pink, Antique Pink
Leaves: Pear Green


  1. Oh my.... You have really rocked this challenge!!! I just LOVE your card and all the great details!!!

  2. Beautiful card! Love the dp and paper flowers! All the deatils are amazing!

    Hugs x
    Cecelia B

  3. Stunning card Clare, love the soft subtle colouring and the gorgeous embellishments. Take care hun.

    Nicki, xx

  4. Beautiful card! Love the flowers.

  5. Beautiful card and love the adorable image.

  6. Ihastuttava Tilda-neitonen-kaunis kortti

  7. WOW! This is stunningly breathtaking! I am so in love with those two brown toned flowers and you have even used my fav DP at the moment! So love this and you have done a wonderful wonderful job as this is just too gorgeous! Thanks for playing along with us at The Crafty Pad ‘Hearts’ challenge this week. Hope to see you again on Sunday for a new challenge, & wishing you good luck in the random draw for the Creative Craft World goodies up for grabs :) The Navy Wife

  8. Absolutely BEAUTIFUL! I love your layout, fabulous colouring & pretty flowers! Thanks for playing along with us at Paper Sundaes :)

  9. Hiya, this is a great project! Thanks for joining us this week at The Crafty Pad, hope to see you again next week.

    Maria x

  10. This is such a stunning card. I love the DP you chose, the adorable image and how you colored it is just perfect. I am equally in love with the gorgeous flowers you made. Do you have a tutorial for these? Thanks for joining us at The Crafty Pad this week for our "HEARTS" challenge.

  11. oh wow! I'm totally drooling over your flowers! Sigh... <3 them!

    Thanks for joining us for our Sundae Bar at Paper Sundaes! Good luck!

  12. Wow Wow WOW! I love the soft warm feel of the card and your colouring is amazing as always! Thank you for joining us at Paper Sundaes - we hope to see you again this week!


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