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Thursday, 22 January 2009

Willow Sketchie Challenge # 3 - Back to Basics




Hi everyone, hope your Thursday has been good and you have managed to get lots of crafting done? As promised, I have completed this little scalloped card for the Willow Sketchie Challenge . The theme this week is 'Back to Basics' with an added hidden message. Had lots of fun making this little card and as you can see from the two photos, my hidden message is on the flower .... Products used : Bo Bunny papers, Hero Arts 'Japanese Dolls', Craftime red ribbon and a large red paper flower. I have added a small sun charm and have coloured in the image using some of my new 'Copic's' and some 'Promarkers'. Yes, I have gone down the 'Copic' road, after playing with some yesterday. Just a small set to start with, 'Pastel's', but will add to the collection I am sure. They are so easy to use and glide across the image. Right, well am off to go answer all of my emails (26) which have slightly built up, sorry for not getting back to you all earlier, been trying to do a few a day, will reply to all this evening. By the way, I had to give in and eat the blasted mini-eggs, the temptation was just too strong, lol. xxxx

24 comments:

sharon said...

oohh gorgeously done Heidi..and love the "hidden message"..fabby..plain and simple..perfick.x

clare said...

aww..thats is great..love the image..and what a great idea for a hidden message..clever girl.
good luck with challenge xx hugs clare xx

Kim Piggott said...

So brilliant Heidi!
Love your fabulous colouring!
I am amazed that you held out so long on the eggs!
hugs
kim x

LINANNA DESIGNS said...

Hi Hunny, i am so glad you ate those mini eggs, i was tempted to come over and eat them myself!! you lasted well though, im certainly impressed. Oh my goodness hunny 26 emails to answer?!?! you'll be there all night. I don't know how you manage to keep on top of it all! what with working as well, you are certainly super woman!!

No sun here either, just rain! Well the card is lovely hun, loving that image and the secret hidden message! Well done you. Hugs Linda x

Jane said...

Great idea for the hidden message, love the image!

Jane :0)

Debbie said...

You did really well to hold out for so long with the mini eggs :)
Gorgeous card Heidi, you have coloured the image beautifully with your new Copics and the papers are gorgeous. Debbie x

Jill said...

oohh Heidi this is stunning I love the image, colours and those yummy papers glad you've found so time to craft hugs Jill x

Jenni Hamilton said...

I love it Heidi - must get that stamp!
Jenni x

The twins mum said...

ooohhh sweetie this is gorgeous I thought I would skip this challenge couldn't find anything with this theme booo whooo :(
Will email you later.
luvs ya
Maree

joey said...

Hi Hun, love this the hidden message is so clever, and the red so striking, I have tagged you on my blog hun. xxx
ps: hope you are well.xxx

Julie's Crafty Corner said...

Beautiful card Heidi, I love the image and the hidden message!

Julie

Karen said...

Your card is lovely Heidi, still thinking about what I'm going to do for mine.... lol
xx

Justine said...

Very pretty, sweet card Heidi!
Hope you have a fab weekend and keep warm!
Justine x x

Lyndsey Marie said...

Gorgeous card Heidi, love the image she is fab. Love your idea for the hidden message brill.
Lyndsey xx

Paul said...
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Paul said...

Great card and such a cute image.
TFS
Paul
PS A while ago you showed an interest in joining an ATC Swap. If you still are then I've set up a new blog with all the info.

http://atcswappers.blogspot.com/

It would be great if you did join in as the ATS that have arrived already are great and the people who get them will be chuffed I'm sure
(I deleted the last post because I forgot to add the adddress lol)

sharon said...

Yoo hoo,,I have a little somethin for ya on my blog..please come and collect..:)xxx

joey said...

Hi Hun theres something for you on my blog.xxx

Sue said...

Heidi my dear friend this is beautiful, your new stamp images look gorgeous and the papers compliment her perfectly, the colouring is superb too.Glad you're liking your new copics:)

Good luck with your emails ;-)

sue
xx

Tracey said...

Fab card, love the colours, the image & of course the hidden message :o)
Hugs
Tracey
x

The Crafting Cook said...

Love the card Heidi! I like how you used the flower for the message- might be seeing this idea on some of my cards in the future!! LOL.
Thanks for the Scrap class the other night- Ruth really enjoyed it & got lots of oohs when she got home & showed the family what she had created!
Am having a SU party on the 5 Feb if you would like to come- let me know
Teresa xx

dawnmarieg said...

Hi Heidi, I found you through Sharon's 'Fairy Dust Bag' blog. Your card is beautiful, I love the stamp and the papers are beautiful. A gorgeous card. DawnM.x

Kim Dellow said...

I love this image she is so cute :) Thanks for the lovely comments Heidi. So do you like your new copics? (Mmm Mini-eggs) LOL Kimx

JessicaLynn said...

Wonderful Card.. Thank you so much for sharing. I just love it.

Jessica Lynn