Thursday 12 September 2013

Little Red Robins

The stamp and papers I've used here were a little birthday treat to myself, they're both from Papermania's Little Red Robin range, designed by one of my favourite illustrators, Lucy Cromwell.
 I coloured the stamped image with Promarkers, using a white gel pen to add some snowflakes.
The ivy corner was made with a Marianne die, I thought it was a good match for the ivy patterned paper, and the holly border was made with a Martha Stewart punch.
I finished off with some Christmas ribbon, a bow, a Craftwork Cards sentiment and some clear gems.
I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Creative Card Crew - #44 - Things With Wings
Holly Jolly - Au Natural
Christmas Stampin' All Year Long - #32 - Layers
Graph'It - #11 - Background Effects - I built up a dotty effect on a pale blue base layer, using Promarkers, a blender pen, and a white gel pen
Crafty Cardmakers - #99 - Christmas Snow and Ice
Creative Creations - #18 - Christmas
Emma's Cards - Birds
Addicted to Stamps and More - #62 - Make your Mark


  1. Hi Wendy your card is gorgeous, lovely, lovely image and papers. Love the border and ivy dies, Kate x

  2. Goodness Wendy I thought this was a topper when I first saw it! Your colouring is outstanding, fab card xx

  3. This is so pretty, I love the layout.
    Thank you for joining in Emma's Crafty challenge, good luck x

  4. What a gorgeous image and so beautifully coloured. Fab card.

    Thanks so much for sharing

    Lin xx
    Crafty Cardmakers

  5. this is gorgeous wendy - supercute x

  6. This is absolutely beautiful. Lovely coloring, sweet image and a gorgeous design. Thanks so much for joining us for CSAYL's challenge this week.

  7. this is gorgeous Wendy, once again your colouring is amazing xx

  8. Great card thanks for joining in at Emma's crafty challenge and good luck x

  9. so gorgeous wendy.fab design and papers and i love the sweet robins :D

    x coops xx

  10. That's a great image and you've coloured it so beautifully - fabulous card!

    Thanks for joining my 'Christmas Snow and Ice' challenge at Crafty Cardmakers.

  11. What amazing coloring and the snowflakes add such depth. Lots of great layers, perfect for the CSAYL challenge. Thanks for joining in the fun!

  12. Gorgeous image and layout - love how you've added the falling snow!
    Thank you for sharing with us at Creative Creations Challenges and good luck!

  13. So pretty. Gorgeous colouring and lo.
    Love that ribbon.
    Thank you for joining us at Creative Card Crew

    Huggsss, Angelique

  14. Beautiful Wendy. I love that image and ivy die.

    Thanks for joining our wings challenge at Creative Card Crew.


  15. Darling image and I love your beautiful layering and the ivy corners. Thanks so much for joining us this week at ATSM.

  16. Lovely Christmas card. Great colouring and little details. Thank you for joining us at Holly Jolly this week. Judy

  17. Really lovely. Fabby Christmas card. Adorable image. Thanks for playing with us over at CCM this time. A new challenge will be up later on today.
    Love n hugs
    Marie, dt CCM

  18. Stunning Christmas card. Love the image which is coloured beautifully. Love all the layers and little extras. Thanks for sharing with us at Holly Jolly this week. Meighan DT

  19. Love your background effect, fabulous card, thanks for joining us at Graph it colour challenge, Karenx

  20. Hi Wendy. This is so sweet, love it. Your layering and colouring are just perfect.Thanks for joining the fun at ATS&M. Monika

  21. Such a gorgeous card, thanks for joining in over at Emmas crafty challenge xxx


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