Wednesday, 17 September 2014

I Love Promarkers DT Card - Feeling Distressed

It's challenge time once again at I Love Promarkers, this week our theme is "Feeling Distressed", and we#re sponsored by La Pashe.  I love the distressed, shabby look, so this one was easy for me, I used my faithful Tim Holtz tool to scuff all the edges of the papers, but you could use inks, paper tearing or paint, to name but a few, to get a distressed look.
 The stamp I've used is Lili of the Valley, coloured, of course, with Promarkers, then highlighted with a touch of Star Dust Sickles.  I matted it onto a frame die cut with a Spellbinders Floral Oval die fro vintage gold pearl card.
The papers are Papermania Victorian Christmas, as is the sentiment tag, I can see me using these a lot for this year's Christmas cards.  To embellish, I added some claret ribbon, a double bow, claret gems, and holly cut with Spellbinders dies.

I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Deep Ocean - #86 - Vintage
Holly Jolly Christmas - Ribbon or Lace
Just Inspirational - Bows
We Do Doobadoo - #14 - Something Feminine
Chocolate, Coffee and Cards - #73 - Vintage
Addicted to Stamps - #113 - Holidays

14 comments:

  1. Love your card Wendy, great colouring as always and those papers are fab. Shona xx

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  2. this is stunning Wendy, I do have a soft spot for this stamp....and as ever, so beautifully coloured xx

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  3. this is stunning Wendy, I do have a soft spot for this stamp....and as ever, so beautifully coloured xx

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  4. Hi Wendy, love the new photo.
    Gorgeous card, as usual your colouring is fabulous, lovely papers and design, Kate x

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  5. Fabulous creation , love the vintage feel,thx for joining us at Chocolate Coffee and Cards - DT Crystal

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  6. Just Precious! Thank you for joining us at Holly Jolly!
    Julie

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  7. so gorgeous wendy.adorable image and i love your rich colours ;D

    xx coops xx

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  8. She is so adorable! What a lovely vintage feel to this card! So happy you could join us at ATS&M!

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  9. How totally sweet and beautifully colored, too! Thanks for playing with us at Addicted to Stamps and More!

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  10. Love the Vintage feel of your card, beautiful colouring too. Thanks for joining us at ATSM this week. Monika
    http://monikaskinner.wordpress.com

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  11. What a lovely card and great colouring, Thanks for entering JIC this week and I hope to see you again for future challenges. Sian (JIC DT Co-Owner)

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  12. wonderful card and your image is so cute! thanks for joining us at jic!

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