Skip to main content

One Stop Craft Challenge: Pastels

Good morning everyone, hope you are well :-) I am here with my DT card for One Stop Craft Challenge where our theme this week is 'Pastels'. I chose to use some of my favourite First Edition papers, Spring Feast. I coloured my Tilda stamps with Promarkers, Copics and Flexmarkers and cut around her with an oval nestie. I then cut a coordinating scalloped oval nestie as my mat. Next I covered the base with two papers, and then added another layer of paper as a border, where I also added American Crafts polka dot ribbon. I placed the image on another panel of paper and cardstock and placed this in the middle. I embellished using Wild Orchid Crafts roses and butterflies cut with dies. Lastly I added little pearls.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
Card Crafters Circle: Die-ing to impress you
Crafts 4 Eternity: Wonderful Wings
Stamp and Create with Magnolia: Spring with Ribbon
Cute Card Thursday: Butterfly Kisses
Dutch Dare Card Challenges: Photo Inspiration
Creative Belli: Pastels
Fab 'n' Funky Challenges: Spring Colours
Divas By Design: Flowers

Thank you for looking and for all your lovely comments :-)

Comments

  1. Lovely card

    Thanks for joining us at Fab'n'Funky this week

    Zoe x

    ReplyDelete
  2. Beautiful card, gorgeous papers and image

    Happy hopping
    Lorna xx

    ReplyDelete
  3. Oh another stunning card and image Elaine so beautifully presented x

    ReplyDelete
  4. This is beautiful! I love the soft pretty colors and your gorgeous layout! Thank you so much for sharing this with us at Stamp and Create's Magnolia Challenge! Good luck and I hope to see you back next time for a new challenge!
    Rene :D

    ReplyDelete
  5. So soft and pretty! Thank you for joining us this week at Fab'n'Funky!

    ReplyDelete
  6. Absolutely beautiful. I love the image and the first edition papers are just divine xx

    ReplyDelete
  7. Adorable and so pretty...Thanks for playing along with us at Fab'n'Funky and Divas by Design this week.
    Wendy xx

    ReplyDelete
  8. Beautiful colours and layout

    Joan x

    ReplyDelete
  9. such a gorgeous card!
    Many thanks for joining in the Cute Card Thursday Challenge this week!
    have a great weekend, Debxx

    ReplyDelete
  10. Beautiful papers and layout.

    ReplyDelete
  11. Gorgeous card, love the papers, I'm another First Editions fan

    ReplyDelete
  12. Such a pretty card and papers. Tinaxx

    ReplyDelete
  13. I love the soft colours of this card, and the butterfly and flower embelishments

    ReplyDelete
  14. Stunning card, hopping from dc :)

    ReplyDelete
  15. What a pretty card. Love the colours and papers you chose.

    ReplyDelete
  16. A really pretty card in lovely colours.
    Heike xx

    ReplyDelete
  17. This is so pretty Elaine.
    Cxx

    ReplyDelete
  18. so stunning elaine.gorgeous pretty tilda and your design is beautiful :D

    xx coops xx

    ReplyDelete
  19. This is an absolute beauty - love the fresh spring colours.

    ReplyDelete
  20. lovely card and the colours are stunning - so well tied in x

    ReplyDelete
  21. Elaine this is delightful, and of course your tademark butterflies finish it perfectly.

    Claire x

    (thank you for your great comments and continued support of my own blog x)

    ReplyDelete
  22. Beautiful pastel card and love the papers
    carol x

    ReplyDelete
  23. such lovely pastel colours and great use of scalloped die cut oval for your little lady! Thanks for joining us over at cardcrafters circle. good luck, Teresa x

    ReplyDelete
  24. Very pretty card and colours, your flowers are just gorgeous. Maddy x

    ReplyDelete
  25. Super pretty card.
    Thanks for playing along at Divas this week.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

    ReplyDelete
  26. Gorgeous card. Thank you for joining us at Divas by Design this week.
    Sarah-Jane xx

    ReplyDelete
  27. Gorgeous card! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

    ReplyDelete
  28. Awww this is really so pretty, love the peach colours and gorgeous image of Tilda xxx

    ReplyDelete
  29. Beautiful, love the sweet Tilda image and the soft colours and the butterflies and flowers are gorgeous
    Lindsay xx

    ReplyDelete
  30. Fabulous card! Great take on the Spring with Ribbons challenge. Thank you for playing along with the Stamp and Create with Magnolia Challenges! We will have another new one tomorrow. We hope you will play along again soon!
    ~Lacey
    www.stampandcreate.com
    Stamp and Create with Magnolia

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

Thank you for your lovely comments, I really appreciate them all :-) Elaine-xxx-

Popular posts from this blog

Home Decor Project-Beaded Curtain Tie Backs

Good afternoon everyone, hope you are well :-) I am here with my favourite home decor make in a while. My father made me a four poster bed as he had some spare wood and I have always wanted one! So my job was to sort out the curtains and the decor to go with it. The bed was painted white and I chose Turquoise organza for my curtains. I thought for a while what sort of look I wanted and had the idea to make beaded tie backs, I wanted an opulent look so I looked for a good mix of Turquoise and other assorted vintage metallic beads, gem beads and pearls which matched well.  I found a fabulous mix of odd beads on ebay, then bought some plastic rings for my hooks, and the rest I had in my stash.  I also used Tiger tail, crimp beads, crimp covers and my jewellery tools.  I wanted to keep them as random mixes so I made each differently. I started by doubling my tiger tail, and folding this over, then fixing the first ring with a crimp and covered this with the crimp cover. I then threaded m…

Winner of my Candy and New Candy!

I just wanted to say Thank you to all of you who entered my last candy, it was lovely to visit all your wonderful blogs!  It's time to draw the winner of my last candy and with the help of Random.org it has picked no.129 Lizzie Well done Lizzie-Enjoy!  
For those of you that werent lucky this time heres another candy for you to enter-it has lots of pretty 6x6 papers with some other lovely bits and pieces! :-)

All I ask in order to get a chance to win is:

1.Be a follower, or become one if you arent,
2. Post a photo of my candy in your sidebar of your blog, (If you are a docraft member just leave your docrafts name in the collection with your name and I will contact you on there if you win!)
3. Leave a comment under this post in case Mr linky goes wrong-I dont want to lose your entry!

You have until 11pm on Halloween Night to enter-I may even add in some Halloween treats for the winner ;-)



All Crafts Challenge April/May!

Good morning everyone! Its time for a new challenge-that flew by didnt it? Once again thank you so much for getting involved in our non card challenge-its so inspirational to see all your crafting talent being used in really different ways and its a pleasure to visit your blogs :-)  Anyway here are our winner and top three for last challenge: Winners (chosen by random.org) Lalkygirl
Twisted Witch Lin Top Three: Doreen 
Susie McFloozy
Dar's Crafty Creations Ladies please email me for your prize and badges in the email address in my sidebar, thank you!
On to this challenge-as always our theme is ANYTHING GOES BUT NO CARDS! We love seeing what youve been up to, and hope it encourages you to think outside your comfort zone to make gorgeous gifts for yourself and others! ;-) We have a tiny new rule for you this time-please limit yourself to two of a certain kind of make each challenge-so you can make two tags for example, and then some other kinds of creations like jewellery or scrapbook pa…