Friday, 28 September 2012

Horse Chestnut

I've finally got round to blogging my Monday night make.  It's been a bad week with my fibromyalgia, I'm just getting over a three day migraine so there's not been much crafting going on.  This Monday, after tea and chocolate orange cupcakes, we all made spring cards.  It had been ages since I last made one and I really enjoyed it.  Expect to see more of these soon!
The image I used is a fabulous digi from A Passion For Stamps and it's been coloured with my Promarkers and Flexmarkers.
The papers and Blitters (glitter flowers) are from the Papermania Capsule Collection in Chelsea Green and the leafy border punch is Martha Stewart.
I don't make many green cards but I kinda like how this one turned out.
I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Crafty Ribbons - #29 - anything but square
Little Miss Muffet - #44 - anything but square
Shelly's Images - shaped cards
Penny's Paper-Crafty - #95 - more than one fold
Pattie's Creations - #53 - anything goes


  1. Wendy, your colouring is absolutely brilliant on this! It's so realistic looking. Thanks :) Sorry to hear you've not been too well again. I hope you're feeling better now, Ruth x

  2. Wonderful card Wendy. I love Ruth's image and your colouring is fabulous. Such a great design/shape too.
    sorry to hear you have been unwell, I hope you are starting to feel better now

  3. This is just gorgeous,fabulous

  4. Love your autumn card and what a great shape! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ribbons.

  5. What a fab card - your colouring is perfect too.

  6. WOW! Fabulous colouring on Ruth's beautiful image, looks so real, gorgeous card Wendy.
    Sorry to hear you been unwell, hope you are feeling better now.
    Wendy xx

  7. Gorgeous, the colour on that horse chestnut is brilliant. Hope that you are feeling much better now. Migraines are awful, suffer myself and on top with your fma just not fair.

  8. gorgeous card Wendy, hope your feeling better now..pam

  9. This is so nice! I love your coloring and all of your added touches. Thanks for joining us at Pattie’s Creations Design Challenge.
    Pattie ♥
    at Pattie's Creations Design Challenge!

  10. this is stunning Wendy - really beautifully coloured - love it to bits! Hugs Rachel xx

  11. so gorgeous wendy.stunning image and your design is fantastic ;D

    xx coops xx

  12. Wonderful card and colouring hugs Ginny ♥

  13. Super design easel card! Thanks for playing in our 'Anything Goes' Challenge #53!
    Sandi ♥
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

  14. Wonderful card and I love your coloring. So glad you joined us for the anything goes challenge at Pattie's Creations this week.

  15. Such a great card!
    Thank you soo much for taking part in our "More than 1 fold" challenge & good luck in the draw…
    Hope to see you again in our new challenge on Wednesday.

    (DT Penny's Paper Crafty Challenges)

  16. Stunning colouring. A great card. I hope you are feeling better. Elaine

  17. Beautiful card Wendy, Sorry to her that you have been unwell. A big thank you for thr beautiful card you sent me on wednesday its amazing, I did message you over at docrafts to let you know it had arrived last, thank you again, hope you have a great weekend....

  18. You colour so beautifully Wendy, this chestnut leaf stamp is gorgeous. You have so many wonderful ideas. Michelle x

  19. OMGosh that little nut looks so real. Your coloring is sPeCTaCUlaR! ♥ Denise @ Digi Haven ♥

  20. Beautiful card, Wendy! Wonderful coloring of the image and great design! Thanks for joining in on the Little Miss Muffet challenge! Hope you feel better!

  21. Wow fabulous colouring, look fantastic!

    Thanks for playing along with us at Little Miss Muffet and hope to see you again soon!

    I have candy on my blog if you fancy entering :)

    Kitty xx

  22. Totally gorgeous design - this is a faboulous layout!! =

    Wonderful colouring too!

    Thank you so much for joining us this fortnight in our Anything But Square challenge.

    Krafty Karen - DT.


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