Thursday, July 16, 2009

Papertake Weekly Challenge

Hi everybody...yes I'm back with another challenge card...it's either a feast or a famine here don't you think....but once again I couldn't miss out on the challenge this week from Papertake Weekly.....one of my favourite challenge blogs run by my lovely and oh so sweet bloggy bud...Dawny P and sponsoring the prize this week...another of my favourite ladies...the lovely and talented Liz from Pink Petticoat...and the icing on the cake....another of Dawny's fab sketches......so it was off to search through my Pink Petticoat box.....crammed full of printed papers and images.
Papers: Pink Petticoat...Washed Out Collection
Little Fleurs Collection
Image: "Home Sweet Home"
"I Think You're Amazing"
Doodlebug All Mixed Media Rub-ons
Ribbon...American Crafts
I decided to flip the sketch so that I could use this super cute image.....all coloured with Tim Holtz Distress Inks....a little bit of inking around the edges....faux stitching and some decoupage thrown in for good measure.
Well that's it for today folks.....short and sweet.......I am racing through my posts at the moment waiting with bated breath for Mr Awkward Sod BT to pull the plug.....I am convinced that the problem is a BT one but try getting them to admit they are wrong.....but I won't be continuing my Broadband contract when it comes up for renewal.......and little did I know that my secretarial training all those years ago.....in the times of Pitman Shorthand and wooden boilers would stand me in good stead......the keyboard is red hot and smoking as my fingers race to get each post finished and published.
You will have probably noticed....no sneaky peeks today.....well there is a very good reason for that....haven't done my DT stuff yet.....so off to make a welcome cuppa and then get stuck in.....catch up with you all tomorrow for another challenge on Polka Doodles......Hugs Kath xxxxx

15 comments:

vikkithescrapjunkie said...

Really gorgeous card Kath, The colours look fab together and coloured so beautifully. Love all the little stitches around the edges they finish it off perfectly.
Love n hugs
Vikki xx

Dolly said...

Another stunning creation Kath. Might just have to fit this challenge in myself, I've had the 'Big Fella' download from PP for weeks and just haven't had the time to use it. Enjoy the rest of the day :)xx

Happy Crafter said...

Hi Kath, I love your card its gorgeous great colours and images :)
Hugzz Val xxx

Kim Piggott said...

Oh your card is just fabulous!
Beautiful design and love your gorgeous colour and detail!
hugs
kim x

Lynda said...

I'm drooling now lol. Must get me Pink Petticoat stuff printed and used. Gorgeous card!
Love Lynda xxx

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Kat,l love the image and colours.

Hugs Riet.x

Christine (Craftling) said...

Really lovely card, Kath. LOVE that colour! (Amongst other things!)

Hugs,
Chris xx

Peet said...

Gorgeous kath, love your design!!!
Peet x

Vicki (basement stamper) said...

This is a beautiful card!! really love your colors!! TFS!

Emma (metalicbutterfly) said...

Hi Hunni!
Such a beautiful card
There is a little something for you on my blog....


Emma xxx

Tab said...

ooooh delish card sweetie, love the colours, reminds me of delish sweets!
Hugs Tab xxx

Cass said...

Gorgeous card Kath.Love the pastel shades and the cute little house.
Hugs
Cass xxx

Tasha said...

This is fabulous!!!! Can't describe how much i love this card lol, Hugs, Tash xxxx

Dawny P said...

Ohhh Kath, this is just gorgeous :) I love the image and papers you used and it's a fabulous take on the sketch. Like you, Little Fleurs is one of my fave PP collections EVER. Thank you for joining us at PTW, BIGGEST hugs, Dawny xxx

Katty Bell said...

A fabby card, Kath. You seem to be able to work any style of card sooo well.
Kat.X

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