Friday 8 August 2014

Steal a Kiss, front stepper card, for Wags 'n Whiskers Challenge

Hello to everyone.   I hope this finds you well.  I would like to share my DT card for Wags 'n Whiskers Birthdays Challenge with you.  I have coloured this front stepper style card in soft shades to match the lovely DP I found in my stash. I hope you like it.  

List of materials used to make this card:
Spectrum Noir markers and pencils used;
Skin:  FS2, FS4, TN2, + 05, 08, 09, 85
Hair:  GB2, GB4, EB4, + 90, 94, 100, 102
Girls outfit:  HB1, HB2, IB1, IB2, IG1, IG2,  blender pen, + 63, 65, 82, 115, 120
Boys outfit:  GT1, GT2, IG1, IG2, IG3,  blender pen, + 49, 115, 120
Stool and background:  TN2, TN4, BG1, TB1 and blender pen, + 86, 91
Centura Pearl card base and mats and kraft card detail
Design papers are really old and from my stash.  
Die cuts are Marianne Hearts, La-la-land fence, cage die cut
 Crafters Companion Die'sire Essentials Dies - Flowers for all Occassions and Beautiful Butterflies.
Stampendous Fran-tage Shabby Pink. Tim Holz Crackle Paint and lilac/pink glitter from my stash
Bling and Prima flower from my stash.
Sentiment is a freebie from online, cut and mounted on Spellbinder oval dies.

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

Crafty Cardmakers - Fancy Folds
Crafty Girls Challenge - Anything Goes
Milk Coffee Challenge 2 or more die cuts
Crafter's Cafe Challenge - use lots of layers
Crafty Creations Challenge - Feature a flower
Creative Moments Challenge - Anything Goes
Fab 'n Funky Challenge - Inspired by a movie - My Girl
Penny's Paper Challenge - Anything Goes
The Ribbon Girl - Anything But a Square
Inky Impressions - Shaped Card
Crafts 4 Eternity - Anything Goes
Sister Act Card Challenge - Anything Goes
Sweet 7 Challenge Blog - Birthdays
Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge - Bingo Board - flowers, lavander, message

I have used the fade to light technique to colour this so sweet couple.   You can find a tutorial on how to create this effect here.

Thank you so much for taking the time to read this post and look at my card.

Sending hugs to all from,



KarinsArtScrap said...

great layout and a gorgeous card Laine.
Gr Karin

Jane Savage said...

Your colours (and colouring of course) are gorgeous, Laine! Love all your fab detailing and pretty papers!
Have a wonderful weekend! xx`

Linda Simpson said...

Fabulous layout and loving the papers and embellishments. The image is beautiful, love it!
Linda xxx

Unknown said...

OH Laine, this is just wonderful, I so aspire to get to this level of crafting, hugs xxx

Unknown said...

love the card., colours and image are lovely.x

Viv said...

Lovely card! Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Cardmakers!


Gorgeous card Laine love the image beautiful colour's and design have a lovely weekend hope the sun return's
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Veerle said...

I love your card Laine it's lovely.
Hugs Veerle xxx

KraftyKoolKat said...

Awesome colouring sweetie and a really fantastic layout.

Have a good weekend

Gram's Treasures said...

Sweet image and very pretty colours.
Joyce xx

Sue said...

Fabulous layout and gorgeous choice of colours thanks for joining us at Sister Act Card Challenge and good luck!!! huggles Sue DT x

Sue said...

So gorgeous, such a sweet image, stunning colouring and beautiful detailing too.
Sue xx

Pat K said...

Fabulous work the image and the scene you've created. xx

Crafty Judith said...

Simply gorgeous hun really adorable hugs Judith x

Kate M said...

Love that cute image, beautiful colouring, great stepper card!

Brawny x said...

Love it. Great image. Lovely colours used x

paper fun said...

So beautiful. The style is really great for this lovely, lovely card.

Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity.


Norma said...

Gorgeous card, Laine. Sweet image and beautifully coloured. Love the diecuts, especially the fences and the crackle paint treatment you gave them.
Thanks for coming over to play with us at the Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge.

Ciska said...

Gorgeous coloured image, love the cardshape and the colours too! Thank you for playing along with us at Fab 'n Funky this fortnight, hope to see you back again real soon :)

Anonymous said...

Hi Laine, a fabulous card, love the image and design. Great choice of colours too.

Hugs Erin x

Holley (Tondre) Barnhart said...

Beautiful coloring and layout on this card Laine. Gorgoeus work as always!

Jan said...

Fabulous card love your colour combo xx Jan

Emily Thubbron said...

What a great card. Love all the embellishments. Thank your for joining us at The Crafting Cafe for our Lots of Layers challenge.

Emily T.
DT Member

Anonymous said...

I do love Stepper cards. Love the little fence at the front hehe! :D

Lin said...

Beautifully coloured image. Love the gorgeous fence and birdcage diecuts. A fabulous creation and perfect for our fancy folds challenge

Thanks for sharing with us

Crafty Cardmakers and More

Anna-Karin said...

So sweet. Nice colouring. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations. Hugs Anna-Karin

J said...

What a lovely card, and the colouring is excellent. Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Cardmakers and more.


Helen said...

Absolutely gorgeous - love it!

Thanks for joining us at Penny's.

Helen x

Unknown said...

Absolutely gorgeous. Thanks for sharing your beautiful card with us at Penny's this week.
Cheers Nicole

Pia S said...

Sorry for my late visit, I've been away for the weekend and needed to do preparations before that, but now I'm ready to do some catching up:)
The colors of the image matches those of your old DPs beautifully. I like how you cut the sentiment, funny thing I've used this cutting technique for images, but it has never occurred to me I could use it for a sentiment too!

michele said...

Fabulous card Laine! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

RiNNE said...

Love your scenic card! Thanks for playing along with us at Milk Coffee!!

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