Monday, 30 May 2011

Little Peekers

I made this card for the Elisabeth Bell challenge to create an easel card with one of her images.
I had recently got the set of Little Peekers from Elaine at Quixotic Paperie and used the daydreamer.
The base card is an 8x8 from CWC, papers also from CWC. A Martha Stewart PATP leaf design was used to create two mats which were backed with some bazzill from my stash.
The image was stamped onto the smaller one and coloured with Promarkers. The cardstock was not the premium card I usually use and I dont think it coloured as well.

A close-up of the image....

I am loving these torn roses which were made from the same bazzill. Once sprayed with Spray and Sparkle - iridescent - I felt it gave a real dewey feel IYKWIM?

My trusty Martha Stewart Butterfly punch was used again and these too sprayed as above.
I was a little more generous here and the sparkle really shows. I used torn paper rolls for the bodies and added some antennae.

A bow with pins and a tied button was added for balance.

Thanks for looking and sharing my world :)


I am also pleased to announce that this card appeared on Quixotic Inspirations Customer Spotlight.


Lynn said...

That's is a very sweet card Linda, lush colours too.

Elaine aka Quixotic said...

This is super sweet, Linda!! Love it. :)

Anita said...

So, soooo cute Linda! Gorgeous colours and those torn roses are just beautiful.xx

Susana M said...

Totally OTT cute and I love the offset layout :o)
Hearts and Hugs

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Kathy said...

Adorable card Linda!! Love the sweet image and your flowers are gorgeous!
Thanks so much for joining us at EBW!

Renkata said...

oooo wow this is so beautiful.
Thanks for join us at EB World challenge.

Mary Lou said...

Oh so PRETTY!!! Love this sweetie:) Hey those torn roses are the BOMB!!! ANNNDDDDD love love love the body of the butterfly~~GRAND IDEA!!!!!
Thanks for playing along at EB World!!

Lilian said...

I am so loving your use MS punch and all the 3d elements! Very creative :) Thanks for joining the EBW Challenge!

Janiel/ janny said...

Hi Linda, this is beautiful!!!
Thank you for joining us at EBWCB this month!!
hugs, Janiel

Lynda Nielsen said...

Oh my, what a fantastic card. I love pink! I am loving all the details you've added to this. =)
Thanks so much for joining us for our challenge at Elisabeth Bells World this month.

Kiki said...

Oh wow, this is simply fantastic! The image is soooo cute and coloured perfectly!

Thanks so much for joining us at our EBW challenge.

Hugs, Kiki