Monday, 4 May 2009

My Friend the Ladybird

I made this card for the Penny Black Challenge which was to have at least three shapes on your card, I also thought it would fit Rainbow Lady's Challenge which was Four Legged Friend. The stamp is Penny Black "Garden Gossip" coloured with Whispers Strokes and blended with a blender pen, the ladybird is coloured with Sakura Glaze. The background paper is a small piece left in my stash make unknown. I cut a heart from a piece of pearl paper which had been embossed on the Cuttlebug and edged with a silver peel off and added a sentiment and bow. I cut a scalloped circle with nestibilities and added some Flora Doodle flowers with a centre brad. I finished with some corners, a piece of beige lace and three blue buttons.


  1. beautiful card your cute hedgie...the gorgeous papers and flowers how you used the shapes...thanks for joining in the fun this week at PBSC....Hugs Kath xxxxx

  2. This is gorgeous hugs pops x x x

  3. I really like this Pat. The circle behind the flower makes it really stand out and the image is so cute. Great card altogether.
    Beryl xx

  4. Such a pretty card, great colour combination and hedgie.

    Brenda x

  5. Wonderful card Pat - you've done a lovely job on the colouring. I have the whispers strokes pens but never feel as confident with them as I do with other media - maybe I need to stop being a wimp!
    Ann x

  6. Such a pretty card! I love the soft colour scheme and this little hedgie! Thanks for joining the PB challenge this week!
    Beth xx

  7. I love the subtle effect of the pastels on your card.
    Best wishes,

  8. Oh I love Penny Black, cute card...I really like your corners, and you included lots of great shapes! xx

  9. This is very pretty and sweet pat - lvoe the cute image and soft colours. Thanks for joining in this week's PBSC
    Pauline x


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