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Wednesday, 18 March 2009

Crafty Creations~ Spring


Hi Crafters, I have made this little 'Spring' card for the Crafty Creations Challenge this week, the theme is 'Spring' and as I sat and made this yesterday it really felt like spring was in the air, the windows were open, I saw a bit of yellow stuff in the sky and the birds were singing, it was lovely. So as I sat enjoying my cup of tea and painting this little image with my distress inks, I sat back and took a mouthful of my lovely.......paintbrush water!!!! yep, i did and would you believe it I even swallowed it! Yuck! Well I suppose it could have been worse lol. Anyway, like I said I have coloured this penny black image using distress inks, I have matt and layered on pink and blue card, added a 'Spring' ribbon from my stash and to finish off I have made a little 'Spring' using some blue beads and wire which was coiled around a pencil to shape. Hope you can join the Crafty Creations Challenge this week, unfortunately the challenge has lost a lot of followers due to the previous Crafty Creations Challenge being lost somewhere in Blogland, the challenge just disapeared into thin air, puff, like that. Look forward to seeing your 'Spring' cards, enjoy your day. x

15 comments:

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clare said...

aww..this card is so cute...im so loving this image..love the coil beads and the ribbon.TFS
hugs clare xx

PMSL at you drinking paint brush water..and swallowing it..lol it just shows how much you was enjoying colouring in the lovely image.
hope your all well clarex

Sally said...

Gorgeous card. Looks like hedgie is enjoying the outdoors. Love the embellies you have added

bubblegum said...

Aww beautiful card Donna..love the colouring. :)
What are you like drinking your painting water...lol, lol
Are you going to join in on the crafty pad challenge ?? Would be great to see you there again. :)

xxDebbiexx

acreativeneed said...

Lovely spring card Donna!! Glad you could post one today, I didn't get the chance to get one done. My Sister is in town staying with me for a few days with her 2 boys. Have a good week!
smiles,Deena

LINANNA DESIGNS said...

Good morning Donna, this is such a gorgeous card here hunny. Hope you get time for plenty more crafting, hugs Linda x

Cass said...

Gorgeous card Donna.Love how you've coloured the image and the little springy beads are just fabby.Hope you've recovered from drinking the water...lol.
Hugs
Cass xxx

nessy said...

fantastic spring card ~such a cute image ~gorgeous colours ~perfect
vanessa xx

cats whiskers said...

Its super hun, love the colours and what you have done with those wired beads.
Hugs Jacqui x

Riet said...

what a beautiful card Donna.

hugs Riet.x

maxine said...

Beautiful card.

Maria Matter said...

LOL, drinking paint water, you are the ultimate crafter, inside & out!
I thought at first you were describing a "cinderella" moment...the sun was shining the birds were singing...
Well, your card is quite lovely! Such a cute image!!
take care!
Blessings, Maria

PS. the first comment on here kinda looks like a advertisement with a link...might want to have a looksy.

Tasha said...

Stunning card Donna
love tasha xx

Cath said...

Beautiful work!

Paula said...

This is Fantastic Donna love the colour's and that image is so cute.
Paula xxxx