Friday, 10 January 2014

Warm Birthday Wishes card

You may remember I used this image just before Christmas but she's so adorable I couldn't resist using her completely differently this time. I used some white textured paste for the "snow" and coloured her with copic markers.

Image:       The Paper Shelter (click on the name to be taken to the store)

Just want to let you all know quickly that my company Flourish with a Bling are sponsoring challenges in 2014, woohoo! Click here to find out where we are sponsoring this month. If you belong to a challenge blog and would like us to sponsor your challenges please email us at flourishwithabling(at)yahoo(dot) 

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

4 Krafty Girlz - Anything goes
A Gem of a Challenge - Something new - New snowflake die cut
Artistic Inspirations - Anything goes
Bunny Zoe - Wings
Card and Scrap - Use flowers
Challenges and Candies - Fave season (using your sponsor's image)
CMC Copic - Anything goes
Copic Marker Norge - Winter
Craft Mojo - All things new - New snowflake die cut and texture paste
Craft your Passion - Fancy borders/edges
Crafter's Cafe -  Anything goes 
Crafting by Designs - Anything goes 
Crafting by Designs - Birthdays (weekly)
Crafting for all seasons - All things bright & beautiful (using your sponsor's image) 
Creatalicious - 2014 wishes
Cute Card Thursday - Cold and frosty
Digi Haven - Baby it's cold outside
Di's Digis - Time to celebrate
Divas by Design - Let's celebrate
Fab N Funky - Let's celebrate
Fairies Challenges - Flowers and lace
Fan-Tastic Tuesday - Anything goes 
Feeling Sketchy - Sketch
Hanna & Friends - Snowflakes
Just Inspirational - Girly
Love to Create - Blue with bling (winter)
Loves Rubberstamps -  Anything goes
Oldie but a Goodie - New beginnings (Birthday) plus old stash - silver flowers & blue lace 
One Crazy Stamper - Anything goes 
Open-Minded Crafting Fun - New toys or techniques - texture paste for snow
Paper Makeup Stamps - Use something new - new snowflake die
The Paper Shelter - Winter Birthday with sentiment
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges - Anything goes  
Ribbon Carousel - Love, Birthday and chicken soup
Scrapper's Delight - Let's celebrate
Scrappy Mom's Stamps - Warm fuzzies
Simon Says Stamp - Ice inspiration
Sister Act -  Anything goes
The Stamping Chef Anything goes 
Sweet Stampin' - Sports and fitness
Totally Gorjuss - Ribbon
Totally Papercrafts - Winter wonderland
V's Sweet ideas -  Anything goes
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes   

Two more cards to show today, hope you'll check back shortly, thanks for dropping by,
XOX Lucy


  1. Beautiful, Lucy! Love the colours. Your shadings are fabulous. xx Kathryne

  2. Очень красивая открытка!!!!

  3. GORgeous! Such a sweet image and I LOve your colours, pretty lace and shaded sentiment...
    Thank you soooo much for joining us at Digi Haven.

  4. Great card Lucy, thanks for joining us at the paper shelter. Joey xx

  5. This is beautiful Lucy!!! I love the colors you used.. your coloring always amazes me!! You are so talented!! Love how you used the textured paste for the snow! Definitely adds great texture!! Love it! Just gorgeous!!! Thanks for putting it in the Open-Minded challenge :)

    - Susan
    {Scrap A Thousand Words}
    {Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges}

  6. So sweet - beautiful colouring as always. Love how you did the sentiment too - very eye-catching.

  7. such a wonderful card Lucy - she looks fabulous x

  8. This is gorgeous,thank you for joining us over at the Fan-Tastic Tuesday Challenge, we hope you will join us again next Tuesday for another fab challenge...
    Suzy B DT

  9. Great work.. :) Gorgeous coloring love the layout and colors.. Thank you for joining the stamping chefs challenge.
    TSC DT - Christin

  10. Great job on this. Cute image and the card is nicely done.
    Thanks for joining us at Feeling Sketchy.

  11. What a gorgeous image the colors you have used are beautiful. Thank you for joining us over at Crafting for All Seasons hope to see you again soon. Alison xx

  12. Beautiful! Thank you for playing along with us at Scrappy Moms Stamps! :)

    - Mel

  13. Another beautiful card Lucy - love the little touch of 'snow'. Thanks for joining us at Love To Create this week.

  14. Lovely card, cute image, great colours. Thanks for joining in our challenge at Fab'n'Funky/

    Pat xx

  15. Great work on this. I love your coloring, especially her vivid, shiny hair. Well done! Thanks for sharing at Craft Your Passion. Hope to see you again.

  16. Lovely creation! Thanks for joining us at Divas by Design this week! Mirella

  17. Your colouring is just stunning! Love that lace and little butterfly. Thank you for sharing this on Artistic Inspirations, good luck.

  18. Adorable this ski girl. Lovely colours.
    Thanks for joining us at Craft your Passion.
    xxx Michelle (DT)

  19. Pretty card, thanks for joining us at Crafters Cafe this week.

  20. Beautiful image and fabulous colouring love the textured snow
    carol x

  21. Great square card for the challenge at Fan-tastic Tuesday

  22. This is so pretty. It is delightful to see you wonderful art posted in this week’s creative challenge at Word Art Wednesday.
    Carole Robb Bisson

  23. Lovely card, beautiful coloring! Thanks for joining us at Card and Scrap!
    DT Unni A

  24. Bravo! I love the colors. Thank you for participating in the first challenge at the Open-Minded Crafting Fun. Joanna DT

  25. This is so pretty and cute. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation with us at Totally Papercrafts.

    Cathy DT member

  26. gorgeous card. Love the monotones.
    Thanks so much for joining and sharing with us at Scrapper's Delights

  27. Nice card love the blue! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Girls Challenges! Angie-DT

  28. hi just popping back to say -thanks for joining us at Artistic Inspirations
    Carol DT x

  29. Beautiful!! Love the lace, the coloring is gorgeous as well!! Thanks for joining us this week at Love to Create!

    LTC DT
    Anyone for Anya DT
    Stampavie and More DT
    Creative Fingers DT 

  30. This is gorgeous...Love the colours..Thank you for sharing with us at Scrappers Delight, and good luck.

    Caz.. SD DT xx

  31. Super sweet card! Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week.
    Pia xx

  32. Hi Lucy, oh she is adorable and your coloring is smashing!! Love her in the blues and bling!!
    Thank you so much for sharing with us at Love to Create Challenge!!

    Jacki - LTC owner

  33. Beautiful card! Fantastic Detail! Thank you for sharing with us at Open Minded Crafting Fun, Amy A.,DT

  34. Great colouring, TFS with us at OCS.

  35. Lovely looking card. Love that you put a butterfly along with the snow. Stunning! Thanks for playing with us over at the Paper Shelter.
    Love n hugs

  36. She is adorable Lucy, another fab card. Again thanks for playing along at Fairy Challenge blog
    Hugs, Teresa DT Ceesa's Card Creations

  37. oh this is brilliant great colouring and thanks for sharing at Divas by design this week

  38. Another beautiful card Lucy! Your coloring is so pretty. Thanks so much for joining the challenge at Loves Rubberstamps! :)

  39. beautiful coloring,loved your card, super cute, Thanks for Joining the Anything Goes ~Loves Rubber Stamps Challenge. Hope to see more of your amazing Cards in future challenges.. Hugs Larelle-Susanne DT

  40. Wow, this is so adorable! I love the lace and your coloring! Thanks for joining Loves Rubberstamps Challenge :)

  41. beautiful colouring xx ty for joining us at Loves Rubberstamps xx

  42. This is very cute! Great coloring! Thanks so much for playing along with us over at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

  43. Your coloring and layout are just perfect. Lovely card! Thanks for playing with us at the Paper Shelter. Hugs, Merkkari

  44. This is so cute. Thanks for playing at Sister Act Card Challenge.

  45. Your coloring is fabulous and this card is amazing! Thank you for playing along with our challenge at The Paper Shelter and good luck! Hugs, Rosie

  46. Lovely card. Thank you for joining the challenge at Feeling Sketchy

  47. Lovely card. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Girls this fortnight xx

  48. Gorgeous! Great colouring!

    Thanks for joining us at Hanna and Friends.

    Andrea :-)

  49. Beautiful card, love the design. Thanks for joining us at AGOAC. Good Luck!

    Donna x

  50. Such a cute image! Glad you joined us at CMC.

  51. I love the colored image and the embelishments.
    Thanks for joining us at Digi Haven !

    Crafty Hugs,

  52. aaaaaaaaadorable card you made!!!!!!!
    Fantastic colouring and so pretty image :-)) I like, I like ...
    Thank you for joining us at "Izazovi i Slatkiši", I hope to see you again and good luck :-))

  53. Lovely card. Thank you so much for joining us at an Oldie But A Goodie Challenge, keep using up all that stored stash

  54. Lucy your cards are always stunning. And I love the detail of that snow!! Thanks for sharing at Scrapper's Delight! - Melissa

  55. Gorgeous! Fabulous card! Thanks for joining us at Craft Mojo this month! mo dt x


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