Sunday, 12 January 2014

Pretty in pink :)

Heee my mojo was in full swing today and I just LOVE how this card turned out! :)

The little bear is an older stamp (I think) from Penny Black, but was one of my January sale bargains.  I got
my watercolour pencils out for the first time in aaaages, I'd forgotten how much I love them!  I used several of the pink pencils to make splatters on my card, and some diamond bling to finish.

Is it just me has problems with 'random'?  I faffed about with these diamonds for a long time before I finally stuck them down.  I think I have a touch of OCD where my cards are concerned (unfortunately this doesn't extend to housework or ironing Hahaha)

Papertake Weekly - anything goes
Crafty Cardmakers #107 - Bear with me
Penny Black Saturday - January - 'new' (my new stamp)
Natalie and Amy's challenge #16 - one for the girlies
The Squirrel and the Fox #61 - show off your new stuff
Layout from Crafts 4 Eternity R#158
Crafty Catz #213 - pretty in pink


  1. have me smiling! I love how it turned out. These days, when I see a darling pink card, I think of our new granddaughter that's coming next month! Sqeeee!!!!! Thanks for sharing :)

  2. How sweet! I love your teddy and your design. The splats are a great addition.

    I don't think I know anyone OCD when it comes to ironing or housework. Ha

  3. What a wonderful, adorable card and yes I too have a problem with random.

  4. I am so with you on the housework and ironing front, but find like you that I can't be free and easy with my cards!

    Fabulous creation. I love how you created the pink splatters and the little teddy is really cute.

    Thanks for sharing with us

    Crafty Cardmakers and More

  5. very nice card, great interpretation of the sketch
    Thank you for your participation on Craft 4 Eternity this week

  6. Oh so cute; what an ADORABLE image; love pink, splatters are adorbs!!

    Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity!!
    ~Michele, DT

  7. Lovely card! Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Cardmakers & More and good luck!

  8. Lovely CAS card. Thanks for sharing it with us this week at Crafty Catz. Naomi x

  9. Very cute! Thanks for playing with us over at PTW this Anything goes challenge.
    Love n hugs

  10. What a gorgeous card, so cute :o)
    Jackie xx

  11. I totally adore your card it's so sweet. I love the papers you've used and your colouring is perfect! The stamp really works well with the sketch you've used, to me it looks like the butterflies could almost float up into the paint splats.

    I'm with you on the "random" thing. I think trying to create a seemingly random pattern is really difficult as you don't want it to look "created". (If that makes any sense?)

    Thanks so much for joining in with my challenge at CCM&M.


  12. Fabulous card Lynne! Thanks for playing along with us at Crafts 4 Eternity hugs x

  13. Aww, what a sweetie!!! Great card - thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Cardmakers and more...


  14. So very cute and sweet!

    Thanks for playing at The Squirrel and The Fox this fortnight.

    Happy Crafting

  15. sweet! Love your new stamp!
    Thanks for playing at the Penny Black Saturday Challenge!
    Helen x


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