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Monday 23 January 2017

DV #148 All About Love

I can’t believe we are three weeks into the New Year and already thinking about a date in February! I swear the older you get the faster the time spins past.

Anyhow our challenge at Dream Valley today is All About Love. We are sponsored by Pink Gem Designs and I chose to use Chloe With Daisy for my ‘love’ themed card.

148 All About Love

I coloured her with copics and prisma pencils, and used a sharpie white pen for highlights in her hair and to make the butterflies pop a little in her hair.

My frame was created by cutting an oval from the centre of a previously embossed piece which I had embossed in white, with Sue Wilson’s Noble Oval dies. I coloured the white embossed hearts with Dr. PH Martin’s Bombay Inks with a colour I made myself by mixing a blue green, blue and white together. I also die cut an oval out of purple mirri, which I then used to cut the Valentine message from as well.

The background paper is from Craftwork Card’s Refresher pad, one of my favourite pads because the colours are so fresh and zingy and remind me of the way those Refresher chews taste when the sherbet explodes on your tongue!

I edged both the frame and BP with glamour dust and then added three dragonflies cut from another pattern in the Refresher pad, and glamour dusted them also.

I’m entering this into:-

A Gem of a Challenge - #186 Hearts and/or Flowers
Addicted to Stamps - #225 Photo Inspiration (I chose the daisy as my inspiration)
Allsorts - #399 Daisy, Daisy
Crafty Gals - #106 Add a Heart
Cute Card Thursday - #461 Cool Colours/Tones
Let’s Craft and Create - #121 Things With Wings

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  1. Lin this is such a beautiful project.
    This will also be perfect for one entry as an anything goes creation for our challenge below.
    {ATG with a CREATE WITH TLC Element}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  2. Really lovely pastel background and a super image.
    Thank you for joining our 'Daisy' challenge this week at Allsorts.


  3. Your card is just beautiful. I love the beautiful details you've added to your image, especially the tiny dots in her hair. They highlight it so wonderfully! Thank you so much for joining in on our latest challenge at Let's Craft and Create. Cheryl W, DT

  4. Your creation is beautiful and thank you for entering our challenge theme of "Daisy Daisy", at Allsorts Challenges, do hope to see you again. ♥
    [aNNie DT for Allsorts Challenges]

  5. OH, what an adorable card! Love that sweetie and color you've chosen. Thanks for joining ATSM!

  6. Pretty card! Love the image and dragonflies! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Gals Corner!


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