Monday 25 November 2013

Cutie Pie DT Card - Create a Cute Scene

It's challenge time once again at Cutie Pie, this time our theme is "Create a Cute Theme", and we're sponsored by Stamp and Create.  I've created my scene by stamping with a rubber stamp, making a post-it note mask, then adding in clouds using a hand cut mask, a dusting brush and Tumbled Glass Distress Ink, then over-stamping with a tree stamp using Pine Needles Distress Ink.
 The main image is a Lili of the Valley stamp, which I've coloured with Promarkers, adding Ultra Fine Flower Soft to the hat trim for a fluffy finish.  The tree stamp is from a Papermania Forever Friends set from a few years ago.  I finished my frosty scene with some Liquid Pearls for snow.
The papers are Papermania, Christmas in the Country, I just love the cosy homespun feel to this pack, I've added some faux stitching with a white pen.
To embellish, I've added some pompom trim, gingham ribbon, a bow, buttons, and a computer generated sentiment which I've die cut into a tag shape and decorated.
I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Passion for Promarkers - #252 - Check it Out 
Glitter 'n' Sparkle - #60 - Show us Some Snow
Sentimental Sundays - #182 - Winter Wonderland
Simply Create Too - #51 - Snow
Totally Papercrafts - #194 - Add a Bow
Charisma Cardz - #46 - Christmas
Crafty Creations - #249 - Thanksgiving or Christmas
Eureka Stamps - #67 - Christmas
Love to Create - #93 - 3 of Your Favourite Embellishments - Buttons, bows, and tags
Sweet Sketch - #233 - Sketch


  1. This IS definitely a cute scene, and I really like the papers you've used for making this card. Thank you for your inspiration!

  2. Die Karte ist sooooooooooooooooo süss, lg Gertrude

  3. super card - love this Wendy! Hugs rachel xx

  4. This is gorgeous Wendy, love how you have created the wintery scene. Such a very sweet image beautifully coloured too, Kate x

  5. Beautiful card love the gingham Ginny♥

  6. Such a lovely image and great colouring. Thank you for joining Glitter 'n Sparkle Challenge.
    Olga DT G'nS

  7. Super scenic card, Wendy - love all your little details! Thanks for playing along with us at Passion for Promarkers, Juliexx

  8. Gorgeous, love the winter scene you have created!
    Helen x

  9. this is so gorgeous Wendy and the red gingham will always get a thumbs up from me!

  10. Adorable, Wendy! Love the sweet LOTV image, coloured beautifully, pretty papers and stunning embellishments...really lovely! Thanks for joining in with my theme this week at Passion for Promarkers! Lisa x

  11. Gorgeous card Wendy, a cute image and layout. Marlene

  12. This is so stinking cute! Love everything, such a cute scene. I have a thing for gingham and love how you used it. The pom poms are just darling. Thanks for joining us this week.
    Hugs, Heide SSW-DT

  13. Oh fabulous card, love the cute scene you've made with the bear and trees.

  14. Such an incredible card, Wendy. Your scene is amazing and your colouring of James is perfect. xx

  15. I love this card! Such an amazing job. So pretty. Thanks for playing at Glitter n Sparkle. Good luck. We hope to see you next challenge!

  16. Oh gosh, I don't know what I love more ... that gorgeous image or the little pom-pom ribbon! Fabulous! Thanks for sharing this with us over at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

  17. Love the hat trim and of course the pom-poms's! Just adorable! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

    Peace & Luv,

  18. Oh Wendy what an amazing card, I love this wonderful scene you've created and coloured beautifully is totally adorable. I love all of your added embellishments especially that wonderful pom pom ribbon. Great card and thanks so much for sharing it with us over at Sweet Sketch Wednesday and good luck.
    Kathie SSW-DT

  19. stunning cards wendy.gorgeous sweet bear and i love your scene :D

    xx coops xx

  20. Stunning beautifully colored. Thansks for joining us.
    Nancy SSW-DT

  21. What a lovely card, love the pompom ribbon! Thanks for playing with CCC this last week!

  22. Love, love, love this card!! Super sweet image and I adore your papers and trim!!
    Thanks so much for playing along with us this week!!
    Blessings to you!!
    Sally SSW-DT

  23. A spectacular card Wendy! I love the stamped trees in the background and your coloring of the image is magnificent. Beautifully done. Thanks for joining us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday!
    Hugs, Sharon SSW-DT

  24. Adorable holiday card! The addition of the trees stamped in the background is perfect for your image. Thank you for sharing your favorite embellishments with us this week at Love to Create.
    Ruza, LTC Designer
    Ruza's Craft Corner

  25. Super cute card - Love the scene you created here! Thanks for playing with us at Simply Create Too! Xoxo Cornelia - DT

  26. Lovely card Wendy and James looks so at home in the forest x Susan x

  27. You have created a gorgeous scene here and LOTV images are my fave.

    Thank you for playing along at SSW and Glitter & Sparkle this week.

    Good luck1


  28. Hi, Wendy: Your card is beautiful! Glad you participated in our "Snow [or Use only White]" Challenge.

    The Simply Create Too Design Team will be taking the remainder of December to spend time with our families. Please join us again on 3 January 2014 for our next challenge and Birthday Bash. We'll have lots of crafting fun!

    Merry Christmas & Happy 2014,

    Simply Create Too Design Team Member

  29. What a cute card!

    Thanks for sharing at Love to Create.


  30. Just Wonderful! Thank you for sharing with us over at Love to Create Challenges this week.
    Amanda LTCDT


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