Thursday 29 March 2012

A Little Thank you Card

Good evening to you all in the land of blog
Today I get to show you another show case card for Grimsby Crafts.  This time using some of the new in Crafter's Companion items.  The image and the sentiment. Along with some new gorgeous Kanban papers which I have to say are delicious.

I followed the sketch at Papertake and loved how this one turned out.

So here is my card
The base layer is a pearlescent black with those gorgeous Kanban papers.  The flowers, leaves and bling are from my stash.  The image is from the Paintbox Poppets collection and is called "with love" the sentiment is from the same collection.  I have used flower soft for her flora and copics to colour the image.

Here is a close up of the sentiment

Here is a close up of the image

I would like to thank all of my wonderful visitors and followers for their inspirational comments which allow me to hop over and visit you in return.

I would like to enter the following challenges

Papertake Weekly - Sketch 
Comic Marker Europe - Skin Tones
Crafty Purple Frog - Anything Goes
Meljens Design - Anything Goes
Shelly's Images - Show us your stripes
Diva's By Design - Stamp Something
My Mum's Craft Shop - Use a Rubber Stamp
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes
Craft Room Challenge - Bling and Glitter
Ladybug Crafts - Spots and Stripes



Pia S said...

Great paper piecing and beautiful coloring. I find this card really decorative, love it!

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Great card, love the layout & colour combo!

Thank you for sharing with us at Divas this week, good luck!
Hugs Shell xx

susiestacey said...

Hi Kate, gorgeous card, love how you have used Flower Soft - it brings the image to life. x Susan x

Unknown said...

This is lovely!!!

Luv Jane XX

Barbara said...

wow, die Idee mit den Blumen ist ganz toll... Deine Karte gefällt mir sehr.... Liebe Grüsse BArbara

Sally H said...

That is gorgeous! I love the 3d flowersoft - beautiful card

Kathleen said...

Gorgeous card Kate. Fab design. Lovely image and love the flowering stuff.
Kathleen x

Adrian said...

Adorable! Thanks for playing @ CTO!

Sandra H said...

Hi Kate, totally stunning:)x


Hi Kate
A beautiful card love the colour's
Hugs Dianne xx :)

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Kate, I like the sweet image and the colour combo.
Kevin xx

girlia said...

How adorable. Beautiful card. Love the 3-d effect of the flowers. Just an all around lovely job. Thanks for joining us for our thank you challenge at CTO

Lyn said...

Wow, just gorgeous! I'm not normally a fan of lots of black on a card, but you have changed my mind. Take care, Lyn x

Natali said...

Beautiful card. Amazing idea with flower soft. So gorgeous.

Karin said...

Beautiful card Kate! The flowersoft gives the finishing touch to it, well done

Hugs karin xx

KarinsArtScrap said...

what a adorable image kate and a beautiful card.

greetings karin

debby4000 said...

Love your adorable and cute card.

cotnob said...

Great card Kate, what a fab image for a thank you card.
Thank you for joining us at the Crafty Purple Frog Challenge.

Roma said...

Lovely card ,nice colour combo ,love the flower soft ,looks great !

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Groegous and what a lovely colour combo.

Sandy said...

Beautiful, fab image - love the papers and the flowersoft looks fantastic!

Darlene said...

Simply adorable Kate! And your coloring is PERFECT! Great job! Thanks so much for joining our "SHOW US YOUR STRIPES" challenge at Shelly's Images! Please come back and join us again real soon!!
Shelly's Images DT

Elaine coustley said...

Beautiful card, I just adore the papers. x

ScrappyRae10 said...

Great Job! Very Pretty!! Thanks for playing along with CTO!!

Janette said...

Oh this is brilliant, the paper piecing is perfect too.xx

coops said...

beautiful card kate.the image is so sweet and i love your fabulous colours :D

xx coops xx

Sue said...

Beautiful card again hun, luv the flower soft, awesome colouring, lovely papers & design, sue,x

Maria said...

This is a beautiful card, and the Flowersoft looks fabulous, I love how you've used it. Thanks for joining in with us over at the Craft-Room Challenge, and good luck.

Maria x

pinky said...

This is so gorgeous Kate. Thanks for joining us at Ladybug crafts Ink this time.

hazel said...

A beautiful card, the image is lovely. Thank youu for joining us at Craft-Room Challenge.
xxx hazel.

ladyjanet_56 said...

Sorry not being around lately comments are a bit late but I really love all 3 of your latest cards Love the hint of flower soft on this card Kate, busy packing boxes & clearing out my Kitchen for the wall coming out. Can't wait for the lesson to make a card :) see you soon Happy Easter. Janet

nessy said...

oh my gosh kate what a delightful card ~love your colour combo and stunning colouring!!
vanessa xx

Diane's Card Designs said...

Beautiful card! The image is so sweet and love the colour and layers. Thanks for joining us at LCI this fortnight.
Diane xx

Gem said...

gorgeous creation! Thanks for joining in our Stamp it challenge this week at My Mums Craft Shop! Gemma :)

Amy said...

Beautiful card- love the dimension of the flowers! Thanks for playing at Celebrate the Occasion!! :)Amy
Amy's Crafting Space
Celebrate The Occasion Design Team Member

JD/ Jill said...

Beautiful card!

Esther said...

Gorgeous card!
I love the flowers on her hat and her bouquet!
Wonderful job.
Thanks for joining CTO this week!

Lucianna Dilsaver said...

Beautiful card, I just love the image with the touch of flowersoft! So glad you could join us this week @ CTO for our "Thank you" Challenge :)

Country Mouse said...

This is just stunning!! Remember, to play for free images you must use a Meljen's Designs image, but thank you for playing along with us anyway~~
dt member

sammi said...

Beautiful card, Kate! Love the embellishments and layout. Thank you so much for playing along with us in our “Show Us Your Stripes” challenge at Shelly's Images We're so happy you joined us! ~~Sammibug~~ Shelly's Images DT

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