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Monday, 27 June 2011

DT card for Craft Room Challenge 'Summer Birthdays'

Well those 2 weeks have just flown by and it is time again for another challenge at the Craftroom .  I have had a wonderful time visiting all your blogs for your paperdolls/altered dolls and they were all magnificent.  A tough challenge but you all rocked it!

So onto today's card

The backing papers for this are from the 'My minds eye'  'Summer collection', they have been layered onto pink and green and a Fiskars boarder punch has been used on the top layer, and wrapped some cross stitch thread around it too!

The image is a Penny black stamp called 'Hot but cool' and has been coloured in pro markers.  I have rounded off the corners of the piece she has been stamped onto and added pink and green layers and mini gems in the corners.

The icecream charm has been made by me using a UK stamp icecream onto shrink plastic, coloured in pro markers holed and shrunk, then hung on some jump rings.

The sentiment is a Lili of theValley stamp from one of their stamp sets.

I will be entering this card into the following challenges
http://stampinfortheweekend.blogspot.com/ My favourite thing (icecream!)

Thanks for stopping by :o)

Have a great day

Hugs

NIKKI

18 comments:

Lisa Jane said...

love the summery DP and the little ice cream is fab
Lisa x

Curlybear said...

Oh my this is gorgeous I love the colour theme and the image is very cool, and coloured superbly,

Thank you so much for joining us at Crafty Catz this week, for our Add a Charm Challenge,

Good Luck with the challenge,
Hugs Bridget Crafty Catz DT :0)

katesacraftybugger said...

Fab card -lovely papers and colour combo .Thanks for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers this week-Kate x

Nannieflash said...

Fabulous image and a gorgeous card. Thanks for joining us at TPS, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxxx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card, Thanks for joining in with us this week at the Paper Shelter.
Kevin xx

Audrey said...

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

Maria said...

Gorgeous card Nikki! I love the colours you've used. Really summery! Maria x

Zoechaos said...

This is a fabulous card Nikki love the bright colourful image and the tie in with your great shrink charm XOXO Zoe

Julie said...

Such a pretty card, lovely image. Thanks for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers this week.

Julie W x

sallysbitz said...

Lovely card, great image that's coloured perfectly & just love that hand made charm.

Thanks for joining us this week @ Delightful Challenges & Good Luck x

hugs sally x
sallysbitz.blogspot.com

Dawn said...

The perfect summer birthday card! Thank you for joining us at CFAS!

HandmadebyTLC said...

This is a perfect job coloring as well as choice in design and paper too! Fits perfect with our Summertime challenge at Wags 'n Whiskers. Good luck and hope to see you again next time!
Hugs,
Tammy Louise xx

Aunty Sue said...

lovely card and thanks for joining CC this week

Sandi said...

Cute summertime card!
Thanks for playing in our 'Summertime - Photo Inspiration' Challenge #24!
♥ Sandi
DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
and Pattie's shop
Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

Mervi said...

Hi Nikki,
so sweet and lovely card, great
icecream shrinks;-))m

Dragonlady said...

Great to see some shrink plastic, thanks for sharing at Aud Sentiments.

Hugs Ali x

Redrottie said...

i love ice cream too x lovely card xx thank you for joiing in our 'favourite things' challenge over at SFTW xx karen

Julie said...

Very pretty! Love the colors. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments
Hugs,
Julie