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Monday, 30 May 2011

You're a Classic

Hello on this very wet and dull Monday morning.  Can't you tell it's another Bank Holiday?!  I hope it doesn't spoil it for all of you.

Today's card has been made useing some digi's from a new designer 'squidgi digi' by Bethany Coe.  She has some fantastic images so pop on over and take a look.

I have just used plainn brown card for the backing on this, rounded the corners, distressed with ink and added a brad to each corner.  I have wrapped brown cross stitch thread around the backing and then distressed and attatched some brown corrugated card which has been wripped into a rough shape.

The image has been cut out with the largest nesties scalloped lace square die which has been ink distressed with brown and black ink.  It has then been coloured with pro markers.  I have printed a second image and cut it out , coloured it and decoupaged it on top.

The sentiment is another of squidgi's digi's!  that comes with a set, I have again distressed it and attathced with foam pads.

I will be entering this card into the following challenges


Thanks for stopping by.

Please leave a comment, I love to read them.

Hugs

Nikki

11 comments:

Audrey said...

What a great card! I love that image. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments.

Lisa Jane said...

oh we love the card ... looks fab in that fab vintage style ..and colours
We will add it to our slideshow .. and thanks so much for the mention
Lisa xx

Dora said...

O wow Nikki this is so cute he he love it, really brings a smile. Hugs xxx

Vicky said...

Wow Nikki...I love this image hun and your super layout too sweetie..

have a lovely evening...hugs Vicky xx

Pam~ said...

Classic card Nikki! I grew up riding around in this kind of car. Actually we called it a bus and her name was Matilda. Ahh, great memories to go with your great card! Thanks for playing at the Pals Paper Arts this week!

hazel said...

A lovely card Nikki. I love the image.
xxx Hazel.

Linda w said...

Great vintage feel to this, cute image too. Thanks for joining us at Amber's Crafts and Stuff's Vintage challenge this week, hope you see you back again. Hugs lin

Natasha said...

What an adorable card. Thanks for playing along at Amber's Crafts and Stuff. Hope to see you again soon.

Natasha
craftingwithnatasha.blogspot.com

Julie said...

Perfect sentiment for this image! Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments
Hugs,
julie

Amy said...

WOW!! Awesome card. Thanks for joining Aud Sentiments.

Dragonlady said...

Great card, love the texture. Thanks for playing at Aud Sentiments.

Hugs Ali x