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Saturday, 4 August 2012

So Sweet Little Sailor Boy with Teddy from Mo Manning

Hello and happy day to everyone.   Boy am I enjoying the Olympics this year, its compulsive.  Congratulations to all the hard working Olympians.  I find it difficult getting off the couch for another cup of tea.


On to my card for today which features another figure from the fabulous Sailor Boys Set from Mo Manning.  I love these little chaps, so cute and I have tried to give a vintage feel to this Easel card.


List of Materials used to make this card.

12 x 12 Coredinations card stock cut down to make 6 x 6 inch Easel Card
Design papers are fabulous Pion Designs - Grandma's Schoolbook and Kaisercraft
Wonderful image detailed above coloured using Promarker Pens and Polychrome Pencils and Tim Holtz Vintage Distress Inks.
Die cuts are Spellbinders, Joy Craft and Marianne Designs - Anja Corner.
I was delighted to win fabulous candy from Jenny's Craft Corner.  Jenny has been very generous and I received a wonderful decorated Tilda Gift bag full of delicious goodies.  My card features wonderful die cuts which Jenny kindly provided from Unique Hobby Products. 
I have also used some design inspiration from Jenny's lovely bag in some of the detail on this card.  See flowers behind bow which I had not thought of doing before.
Ribbon and lace and Prima Flowers are from my stash. Small flowers are Whimsies by Websters Pages.
Dufex Butterfly, tassel and pearls are also from my stash.


I would like to enter this card for the following Challenges:



Image above shows the bottom of the Easel card with design feature and die cut details.
Thank you so much for taking the time to read this post and to look at my card.  Sending warmest wishes to you all.

Hugs

      X



14 comments :

Mian said...

Absolutely gorgeous card! Love the vintage look and the tassel.

Thank you for joining us at Simply Create Too. Come back and Play with us again really soon!!

Mian
Simply Create Too Design Team Member
http://mianspysselhorna.blogspot.com

Caz said...

A really beautiful card Laine. Love the beautifully coloured image, the vintage style and gorgeous papers and stunning embellishments.
Hugs
Caz x

mixamatoasties said...

Gorgeous card.

I am now emotionally wrung out after today's Olympics. I'm away for a lie down ;)

Susan x

May said...

Stunning card..Fabulous detail & design.. perfect colours and a cute image coloured beautifully.. Thank you for joining us at Fussy & Fancy... May x ps.. totally hooked on the games.. so proud of them all...

carol said...

Hi...OOh gorgeous creation, Love the detail, x carol

Pat K said...

Beautiful vintage card Laine with an adorable image. Fab detail as well. TFS Pat K.x

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is awesome Laine. I adore the vintage touch.

Hugs
Cathy
xxxxx

Tamie said...

Super cute vintage card. So many details on such a wonderful creation. They all look fabby. Thank you so much for sharing it with us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

Craftyanny said...

Gorgeous card Laine. Love vintage but can never achieve the right look. This is fab!!!
Anne x

DianeMoneyGoolsby said...

Laine: Thank you for joining us at Simply Create Too for Challenge #19 - "Anything Goes". Your 2nd card is very cute too--love the vintage feel--and especially love your image--my youngest Grandson takes his 'HoneyBear' with him EVERYWHERE!

Diane
Simply Create Too Team Member
http://DianesDigitalDesigns.blogspot.com

Beth aka BR-T said...

This is brilliant I love everything about it!

~ Barb said...

I love that Mo image. And that bow and flowers are just beautiful. Thank-you for sharing with us at The Poodles Parlour!
{Hugs} Barb, DT

julieprice3 said...

Very pretty card, Thanks so much for joining in our Lots of Layers Challenge at Paper Play this week
Hugs Julie P

Jenny said...

Oh laine this is so lovely. I love this colour combo, and the way you have used the frames. Such a cutie. Jen x