24 August 2014

Poppies for Poppy

This fortnight at  The Squirrel and the Fox  the challenge is 'Spring or Autumn'.  Our sponsor is Oak Pond Creations and as always there is a prize up for grabs...this time with 3 OPC digis for the taking.

I have decided to go with Spring as we are just starting with the lovely Spring flowers in my little part of the world.

Card Specs 
Stamp/Image: Stamping Bella 'Lulu loves Poppies'
Colouring: Copics
Card Stock: Plain and Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Carta Bella 'Summer Lovin'
 Inks: Memento 'Tuxedo Black'
 Die Cuts: Sizzix 'Easy Peasy Alphabet' Decorative Strip
 Embellishments: Kaiser Gems and 3D Crystal Lacquer

I am going to enter this into the following challenges:
Crafter's Cafe Challenge # 77 - Square Cards Only
Craft Your Passion Challenge #  226- Use at lease 3 Patterned Papers
Little Miss Muffet Challenge # 92 - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp Monday challenge - Anything Goes
Crafty Girls Challenge # 25 - Anything Goes

Now go check out the other DT's amazing creations at The Squirrel and the Fox

Happy Crafting
Sam xx


  1. Lovely card. Beautiful colouring of those poppies!
    Grtz Janette

  2. What a delightful way to showcase this sweet image. Your colouring is fabulous and the double matting really makes the image stand out. Beautiful choice of the pops of black against them. Thanks for playing along with our Three or More Patterned Papers at Craft Your Passion this week. I hope we see you again soon.

  3. Beautifully colored! Nice color integration throughout your design! Thanks so much for stopping by The Crafter's Cafe Challenge Blog! We look forward to your next visit!
    Chana, DT Coordinator

  4. A lovely card, Sam! Sweet image, beautifully coloured and a fabulous design.

  5. This is such a cute card! Love the pretty image and it's colored so beautifully! Thank you so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Hugs, Sandra

  6. Your colouring of this delightful image is exquisite.Your paper choices are so pretty and the lettering stands out a treat.Beautiful creation.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.Hope to see you again next week.
    Lisa x