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Tuesday, 8 February 2011

A Helping Hand

This card started life at a coffee morning... Well crafty / coffee morning at my friend Fleurs. I stamped this image and then started colouring it in using her distress inks. I fancied a change to my promarkers. I was quiet pleased with the result so decided to use it for this weeks challenge at ICS.


I have changed the sketch a bit by putting the flowers at the back rather than the front, but I think I have stuck to the sketch. I also decided not to do a flat card  but go a bit 3D so have folded the card to match the different rectangles. (not sure the picture shows this!!)
Thank you Fleur for allowing me to have a play with your craft stash.
 Can't wait to see your creations this week.

11 comments:

Nicola J said...

Gorgeous card Nicky, great colouring and flowers and I love the different shaped card, I should do more of that sort of thing but always get distracted by something else!
See you soon
Love Nicola xxx

Lou said...

Hi! Nicky this i soooo love,such a great shaped card and you have coloured them just gorgeous!!
Fab idea with the punched edge too.
Hope you enjoy your SU crafty bits,thanks.
hugs Lou.xxx

Karen Taylor said...

Fantastic card! Great take on the challenge! <3

{{hugs}}

Karen

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Fleur said...

Hi Nicola this is stunning, A fantastic take on the sketch. You know my stuff's here anytime
Hugz Fleur xXx

Ruth said...

Aww , this is just so pretty! Ruth ,Crafty Calendar Challenges

Mummylade said...

this is absolutely lovely! Thank you so much for entering this in the Allsorts love challenge and good luck!

Debs said...

Gorgeous card and fabulous colouring.
Thanks for sharing the love with us at Allsorts this week.
Good luck.
Debs xx

chris said...

Hi Nicola, this looks amazing so intersting, would love to see it in the real world!maybe next time I see you.
hugs chris xx

Kim Piggott said...

Oh wow this is amazing such a gorgeous creation!
hugs
kim x

Sharon Caudle said...

Beautiful card! Thanks so much for joining us at Papertake Weekly and hope you join us again soon!
hugs, Sharon

Jules said...

Hi Nicky

What a great way to use the sketch .. .. turning it into was such a brilliant idea.

Loving what you did with the distress inks too.

Love Jules xx

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