Friday, 26 July 2013

Fussy and Fancy DT Card - More Than One Fold

It's challenge time again at Fussy and Fancy, this fortnight our theme is "More Than One Fold".  I went with a centre step card to give my sister who is expecting her first baby.  I'm so excited for her, especially as this baby has been wanted for sooo long, in fact I'm off down to Edinburgh this weekend for some girly time and a bit of shopping with my sis.  Who knows what state the house will be in when I get back, as I'm leaving the boys behind this time!
 I've used a Saturated Canary digi, coloured with a mix of Promarkers and Flexmarkers, I just love this cute and quirky image, it's such fun to colour.
The papers, sentiment, ribbon and flowers are all from a Craftwork Cards goody box, I just added a bit of texture to the flowers by spritzing them with water, scrunching them up, then, once dry, edging with Picked Raspberry Distress Ink.  I layered two flowers together, securing them with a glitter brad.  The flourishes either side of the flowers were made with a Marianne die.
To finish of my bright and cheerful card, I added some Pink card Candi, a button topped bow and three pink gems to the sentiment.
 I'm entering his card in the following challenges -
As You Like It - #7 - Favourite Fancy Fold and Why - I love centre step cards because they're easy to make and there is still room for a nice big image and plenty embellishments.
CRAFT - #217 - For the Girls
Crafty Ribbons - #54 - Anything Goes with Ribbon
Simon Says Stamp - Summer Food and/or Drink
Stamp 'n' Doodle - Summer's Here
Party Time Tuesday - #130 - Ice Cream
Kaboodle Doodles - #181 - Anything Goes
The Corrosive Challenge - #179 - Fancy Folds


  1. A great image & card Wendy & boy is this lady blooming - look at the gloss on her hair! Jx

  2. Fab inspiration and fantastic new for your sister too. Hope you have a good girly time together :-) xx

  3. Gorgeous card, your sister will Love it I'm sure... What fabulous news so exciting..Have a wonderful weekend together... I must say your colouring is AmAzing... Her hair is outstanding... Simply Beautiful... Hugs May x x x

  4. Ach, nein wie Süüüüüüüüüüüüüüß die Karte
    lg gegrtrude

  5. so stunning wendy.i love the card shape and fabulous image and colouring ;D

    xx coops xx

  6. What wonderful news Wendy, a long awaited baby!!
    Your card is lovely and I'm sure your sister will love it, enjoy your visit with her, Kate x

  7. What a lovely step card! Your coloring is phenomenal, and you chose an adorable image. Hope you have fun with your sister. Love all the fun colors and polka dots, and how you did the flowers. Thanks so much for joining us at The Corrosive Challenge!

  8. Fab card Wendy and couldn't agree more about the shape!! Thanks for joining us at As You Like It. Have a lovely weekend with your sister. x

  9. beautiful card for your Sister Wendy, love this image, lovely colouring, fab step card

  10. A gorgeous card, a lovely design and colours - your adorable SC imae is beautifully coloured!!

    Thanks so much for joining us at Simon Wednesday Challenge Blog,
    Heather xx

  11. beautiful card, thanks for joining us at Crafty Ribbons challenge, Kate x

  12. Absolutely gorgeous Wendy, love it!
    ...hope you have a great weekend.
    Hugs Wendy xx

  13. gorgeous creation and colouring. Thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge this week.


  14. Fab card - love her hair colouring - superbly done

  15. What a fantastic card, it really does stand out doesn't it.

    Thank you for sharing it with us at Stamp 'n' Doodle, the best of luck.

    Anne-Marie x x

  16. Your card is so gorgeous! Love the colors and the beautiful papers. Hugs, Ivonne


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