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Tuesday, 14 September 2010

Close your eyes, make a wish & blow !!

This is my card for the ICS challenge this week. I had a bit of a diseaster as I read my email wrong and the image I used below had been printed out for next weeks challenge not this week. Ooops!! So I had to hurry and make this card before my deadline. That will teach me not to read my emails properly. I thought it was only fair to use the image provided by the sponsor as they were sponsoring us too and not one I already had. Then whilst under pressure the following words came into my head "Close your eyes, make a wish & blow!!" This was a memory from my past (well not that long ago) of what I do when I pick a dandelion seed head. So with out further or do here is my card sponsored by In Style stamps


The Sketch

 I used:  Digi image - In style stamps & My Minds Eye - Dandelion stamp
Scrap paper, hessian from stash
Woodware punch - flowers 2 sizes
Promarkers to colour
Own sentiment

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6 comments:

chris said...

WOW WEE! love this nicky, I have just clicked on it to enlarge it and its so beautiful , your colouring is amazing as usual, love the stamp, not seen this before and love how you have done your background.
back soon love chris xx

Dianna said...

It's a sweet card, Nicky! Very elegant! I love what you created using my sketch as inspiration! ♥ Di

Fleur said...

A great card Nicola, sometime we work best under pressure. great colours and such a sweet image.
Hugz Fleur xXx

Jules said...

Hi Nicky

A really lovely card .. .. it couldn't have been better if you had spent all week making it.

Gorgeous colour choices and such a sweet image.

Don't you dare come near my garden blowing dandelion seeds everywhere .. .. I have enough dandelion plants without more!!! LOL!!

Love Jules xx

Crafty Lou said...

Hi! Nicky love this card,very soft & pretty.
see you soon,hugs Lou.xx

Basslady said...

very sweet image!
lovely colouring and papers...wonderful!

hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi xoxo

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