Friday, 1 February 2013

Totally Papercrafts Challenge

Morning all. Gosh, it's February already and with that my mind must turn to birthday preparations for Craig - he will be 11 in 18 days.... eek!

Anyway, before we get to that it's time for a new challenge at Totally Papercrafts. This week it's the turn of our lovely Kim to set the theme and she has chosen

Make Your Own Embellishments

We are sponsored this week by Alota Rubber Stamps and Saturated Canary.

I have used the gorgeous Blanche from Saturated Canary for my card. I was asked to make a 60th birthday card and I thought Blanche just fitted the bill perfectly.


I have added some rolled flowers.. I really do need to get the hang of these things, I do love them but mine always end up looking a bit naff!


Challenges I'd Like to Enter
Cute Card Thursday - A Different Corner
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes
Paper Pretties - Square Cards

Stamps 
Blanche - Saturated Canary

 Colouring Medium 
Copics
Promarkers

Cardstock
Kraft from Stash

Paper 
Nutmeg - MME

Embellishments 
from stash
Gold Glamour Dust (in the flowers)

Tools
Corner Die - Cheery Lynn
Rolled Flower Die - Marianne Designs

Thanks for dropping by today. Remember to pop by the Totally Papercrafts blog to see the rest of the inspiration my teamies have left for you.

Hugs. 
 Susan xxx

12 comments:

Doreen said...

Gorgeous card,wonderful colouring and colours.xxx

Laine said...

She is lovely Susan. Love the colour of her dress.
Laine
xx

Joy said...

She is very chic looking, gorgeous colouring.. thanks for joining us at Simon Says Challenge blog

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is gorgeous Susan, I love the glam image and your colouring is wonderful.
Sue

Lorraine said...

Fabulous card Susan. I love the image and colours.
Lorraine x

Chris said...

Another great card, Susan! Glam image and lovely papers make it very elegant!
Chris
x

Deb said...

Gorgeous card Susan, so love that ribbon slider!
Many thanks for joining in the Cute Card Thursday Challenge this week!
Have a great weekend!
Debxx

Jingle said...

Very nice! She is lovely! Thanks so much for playing along with us over on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is gorgeous Susan. Great image and your colouring and flowers are lovely.

Have a great weekend sweetie.

Hugs
Cathy
xxxx

Sandra said...

Lovely. Flowers don't look naff.
x

Lisa M said...

Susan, what a classy card! I love the coloring on the SC image and that little pearl at her hip is perfect. The trio of roses is very elegant and the best color combinations. Nicely done. :)

Thank you so much for taking the time to link up your talent and creative ideas with us at Make It Monday!
Happy Crafting...
Lisa xx

sue w. said...

Hi Susan, this is wonderful hun, fab colouring and your flowers look super, don't be so hard on yourself!! Your friend will love it, wish my figure looked like that, ha ha.
Happy Birthday to Craig, Oh to be 11 again.
Hope you had a fab weekend.
Hugs Sue W.

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