Tuesday 17 July 2012

Pretty Peony

Whilst I had a wonderful time away in Wales, it was brilliant to be back, crafting with the girlies on a Monday night!  This week the theme was pink and green, my favourite colour combo, I even got married in shell pink and sage green!
This lovely peony image is a free digi from Beccy's Place, do check out her blog for wonderful images, many of them free.  I used the washout function in Word to create an image with a very faint outline, perfect for colouring without hard black lines.  It's been coloured, of course, with Promarkers.
Everything else is Papermania.  I bought the latest goody bag just before and I went on holiday and was desperate to play with it, so I used the Capsule Collection papers and Blitters from it on this project.  I just love how all the Capsule Collection colours mix and match so well, I used paper from the pink pack in with the green.
The sentiment stamp is from the Lucy Cromwell range, I love the almost handwritten script.

 I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Great Impressions - colouring
That Craft Place - anything goes
Di's Digi Designs - flowers
The Poodle's Parlour - use a digi
Paper Pretties - #214 - try a new technique, I used the washout function for digi stamps for the first time

A few more holiday pics -
The Frasers!

Our cottage for the week and the Golden Dragon Book Shop

Portmeirion, the village we stayed in


  1. Hi Wendy... gorgeous card you have coloured it wonderfully and the layout is stunning. Love the photos the first one made me smile. Caroline xxx

  2. WOW! Stunning card Wendy. Beccy's images are gorgeous aren't they and you have coloured this one perfectly. I love the layout and the colour scheme too.
    More fabby photos, I love the teddy bear's picnic!

  3. Beautiful Card Wendy, Fab photo's of Wales,Good to see you back......

  4. Beautiful card Wendy. Glad you had a lovely holiday. Sue x

  5. Lovely card Wendy, fab image and colours. Fab holiday holiday pics as well, looks like you had fun. Tinaxx

  6. Oh so pretty Wendy, a lovely image and beautifully coloured, fab piccies too! :D

  7. Beautiful flower. Holiday pics look great, such a pretty place, xxx

  8. Hi Wendy, Fabulous holiday snaps thank you for sharing them the place looks really inviting, Gorgeous card and a lovely image too:)x

  9. Hi Wendy such a gorgeous card, and i love the photo's looks like you had a fab time xx

  10. beautiful card Wendy and thanks for sharing more photos with us - they're fab! Hugs Rachel xx

  11. What a gorgeous card, your colouring is amazing.

  12. Another pretty colouring. Love your photos


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