Thursday 10 May 2012

Christening Card

Here's a card I was asked to make for a friend to give a family who are having their wee boy Christened at the weekend.  She wanted something a bit different to a usual, folded card, so I made a criss-cross card with a slider element.
The lovely Lili of the Valley stamp was lent to me by my friend, Alison, and was coloured with a mixture of Promarkers and Flexmarkers, highlighted with some Frosted Lace Stickles.
The papers are Eline's Nursery by Marianne and have been embellished with Diamond stickles, blue glitter and Anita's 3D Gloss.  The letters for the name were from printed sheets in the paper pack and were simply cut out.
The lace punch is Martha Stewart.
I've finished my card with a bow, teddy charm and some glass nuggets.
I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Creative Belli - #143 - babies
Divas By Design - # 34 - for the boys
I Love Promarkers # 116 - hatpins or charms
The Paper Shelter - #63 - anything goes
Everybody-Art-Challenge - #192 - babies


  1. This is so beautiful Wendy.
    Sue x

  2. This is stunning Wendy, Love the image and criss cross card slider, Beautiful...

  3. Gorgeous card love the image and your colouring. Thanks for joining us at TPS, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxx

  4. Hi Wendy,
    Beautiful crad,love the sweet image and design :) x

  5. Absolutely beautiful Wendy, adorable image and fabulous design.
    Wendy xx

  6. beautiful card wendy. such a lovely layout ..pam

  7. gorgeous card Wendy, gorgeous layout. Marlene

  8. aah wendy this is gorgeous! Really special xx

  9. Stunning creation, fab soft colours & the criss cross fold is a fab idea!

    Thank you for sharing with us at Divas this week, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

  10. stunning card wendy.gorgeous colours and design and i love the image :D

    xx coops xx

  11. Beautiful image AND card! Love the design and all those pretty details. I know your friend will love it.
    Thanks for joining us at Belli Challenges.

  12. This is just lovely Wendy, love this image too, thanks for joining us at I ♥ ProMarkers.


  13. Gorgeous card Wendy. I love your colours and design. Thanks for joining this weeks challenge at I ♥ ProMarkers.
    Lorraine B x

  14. Beautiful work, thank you for sharing with us at Divas By Design this week. Big hugs Jo xxx

  15. Just beautiful. Thanks for joining us at the paper shelter
    Kat xx


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