Friday 18 May 2012

My Pony and Me

When I saw the inspiration photo for the current challenge over on Passion for Promarkers, the colours instantly reminded me of my lush new Papermania Lucy Cromwell papers, I just can't get enough of them at the moment.
The stamp is the first Lili of the Valley stamp I ever bought and remains my favourite to this day.  I was a horse mad teenager (and adult!), but I haven't ridden for several years now due to health problems, but  my eye still goes to anything horsey.  I've coloured the image with Promarkers, highlighting the pony's eye and the apples with Anita's 3D Gloss.  I then went round the edges of the topper with Bundled Sage Distress Ink.
The die cut sentiment is from the Lucy Cromwell collector's pack, the organza flower is Docrafts and the other flowers were made with my Woodware punch.
I've finished off with some ribbons, a bow and some gems.

I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
  Sweet Sketch - #154 - sketch and colour combo
Passion For Promarkers - #149 - inspiration photo, I went with the colours and added some ribbon
I Love Promarkers - #117 - anything goes
Delightful Challenges - add ribbon
Moving Along With The Times - keep it real
Ooh, La, La - #105 - ribbon or twine


  1. Such a darling sweet card! Love the sweetness of the image. Beautifully colored. So glad you could join us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesdays.
    Hugs, Heide SSW-DT

  2. WOW Wendy this is gorgeous your colouring is fantastic I love that image and the layout is fab. Have a great weekend. Caroline xx

  3. Oh Wendy this is stunning and those papers are amazing too, thanks for playing on MAWTT this week, Hazelxox

  4. beautiful cards since my last visit Wendy - I must confess to never having seen this LOTV stamp before - its gorgeous - and your colouring is amazing! Hugs Rachel xx

  5. YOur card is gorgeous and I love that image. It is adorable. Thanks for sharing your card with us.
    Nancy SSW-DT

  6. Awwwww, nothing but sweetness. Such an adorable image! Thanks for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.


  7. Stunning card, the colours are gorgeous,ilove those papers. Have a great weekend. Marlene

  8. Gorgeous card. I love that image too. It's one of the early horsey stamps that drew me to your DO gallery. So glad it did :)

  9. So pretty! Beautiful colours and cute image, love your flowers
    Wendy x

  10. Hi Wendy, Love the card the image is adorable and love your pretty papers.
    Thanks for sharing with MAWTT Hugs Mau XX
    Hope you are keeping well sweetie. xx

  11. This is just so sweet! Beautiful flowers and color combination! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

    Peace & Luv,

  12. hi wendy such a gorgeous card ..cute image pam

  13. Hi Wendy, oh what a lovely image so beautifully coloured too and lots of lovely detail:)x

  14. Gorgeous card Wendy - love that image and perfect colouring.

    Hope you have a great weekend.


  15. Beautiful card. Gorgeous colours and a really lovely image. Thanks for taking part at I ♥ Promarkers this week.

  16. Being a horsey person myself I just love this one -that image is just so cute - love it

  17. So gorgeous Wendy, love the image and pretty colours & flowers.
    Wendy xx

  18. Aaawww this is just gorgeous Wendy, I love this sweet LOTV image and love the pretty flowers too!
    Have a lovely weekend :)

  19. This is a gorgeous card. Your coloring is perfect. Thanks for joining us at Delightful Sketches, and hope to see you back.
    Christine Dt at Delightful Sketches

  20. aw so gorgeous wendy.stunning sweet image and i love your pretty colours.
    thanks for joining us this week at PFP :D

    xx coops xx

  21. Hi Wendy, your card is so pretty!! Thanks for sharing with us at I ♥ Promarkers this week!! Hugs Hazel xx

    PS. I have candy on my blog!!

  22. A stunning card hun love all the cute flowers and gems, image is coloured beautifully xxx

  23. Wendy, we always remember our first stamp and what a beautiful one!! Your card spoke to me the second that I saw it. Just beautiful colors and coloring.
    So glad you shared with us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

    Patti SSW/DT

  24. just an adorable image... love those flowers too...
    great take on the challenge.Thanks for joining us over at Passion for Promarkers this week. Good luck! x

  25. Very pretty card, love the colours and the sweet image! Thanks for sharing with us at MAWTT this week, good luck! Pami x

  26. Awww this is such a sweet card, gorgeous image and fab colouring. Thanks for sharing with us at OLL this time.
    Dawn xx

  27. Wow! Fabulous card! I adore that sweet image and your coloring is amazing. All the flowers here are terrific too! Thanks for joining us at SSW!
    Sharon SSW DT


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