Wednesday, 22 October 2014

Hello Sailor!

Hello again,

Challenge time over at The Stamping Chef Challenge Blog.
I looove challenge time!
Oh and don't forget to check out the facebook group too!  There is now another challenge within the group every month!  More chances to win fabulous images so don't forget to join the group, click HERE while your thinking about it!

Back to my DT inspiration for this week.....I chose a glorious image called Hello Sailor!

The design is a reverse easel card...I know, a change for me!  Here's the back to show what I mean...

Heres what I used to make it.....

Image: Hello Sailor by The Stamping Chef
Sentiment: Don't Stop Mixed Media Bundle by The Stamping Chef
Colouring: Graph'it Marker Pens
skin: 4115, 4155, 4180, 3120, 6150 and 4145 cheeks with 7140 eyes
hair: 4110, 3210, 3245, 3255, 3290
clothes: 7105, 7110, 7115, 7125 and a little 9500, 9501 for the hat

Backing Papers: Michele R Designs By The Sea Collection
Tickets and if you look closely a little envelope filled with burlap are also from the By The Sea collection
Bunting cut file: Winston Deluxe collection by Polkadoodles

Now for the close-up pic's for the detail....and to thank my gorgeous daughter Zoe who hand poured all of the cog and clock embellies into the Modge Podge mould for me using the melt pot as my hands no longer allow me to do this myself, bless her xxx

Well, there you go and thank you so much for stopping by :D  Please leave me a comment and if you would be so kind please click to follow me as I'm trying to hit my first 100 xx

Don't forget to enter this weeks challenge over at The Stamping Chef Challenge Blog

Happy Crafting :D

Sandie xxx

Fitztown Challenge - 57 AG
Glitter and Sparkle - 107 use orange (orange tint pan pastel around image)
Whoopsi Daisy Challenge - 20/10 use lots of embellies
Digitally Delightful challenge - color my world
Not just cards - 4 AG
Digi Choosday - 42 Happy Birthday
Inspiration Destination - 4 AG
Creative Fingers - 53 AG
That Craft Place - Girly but not pink
Scribble and Scrap - 29 AG


  1. A gorgeous card,love the design and fab

  2. Gorgeous image and card design Ginny x

  3. oh wow... so much delicious detailing to see and love the layout and colouring... fantastic creation x

  4. hello Sandie. A fabulous image which made me smile. Love the banners and the lovely backing papers and a great idea for the envelope.


  5. Gorgeous card Sandie love the image thank you for joining us at Inspiration Destination on this week's challenge
    Hugs Dianne x DT

  6. This is fabulous Sandie, love the image and the gorgeous embellishments.
    Linda xxx

  7. Oh, Sandie! Another fabulous project! Love that fun image and fabulous design. Great showcase too. Thanks for joining us at Inspiration Destination. Hope to see you again and good luck!
    IDCB Owner

  8. Me again! What can I say that I haven't already!?! Gorgeous! Be sure to check out the Creative Team Call at Fitztown. Hope you’ll take the time to apply or share the information with a crafty friend. Fitztown is taking applications through December 31, 2014. Thanks for joining us at Fitztown Challenge Blog. Hope to see you again and good luck!
    FCB CT Coordinator

  9. Sandie this is gorgeous and fab design
    Gr Karin

  10. Love this image is great thank you for sharing at Whoopsi Daisy Sue DT xx

  11. Fabulous colour mix and detail Sandie.

  12. Gorgeous card Sandie! I love that image & what you've done with it!
    Dawn xx

  13. Love it, so much to look at, so many details, hugs hun xx

  14. Stunning card! Love all the matching papers with the image, and the banner is super cute! Thanks for joining us this week at Creative Fingers!

    LTC DT
    Creative Fingers DT 
    Friday Sketch DT
    Sami Stamps DT

  15. Lovely card, thanks for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy. Louise x

  16. Fab fun card hunni . Thanks for joining us in our Birthday challenge at Digi Choosday
    Anjie (DT Team Leader)

  17. Great card thanks for sharing at Whoopsi Daisy good luck x

  18. Lovely card,. Great details and colouring. Thank you for joining us at Fitztown this week. Judy DT

  19. This is fab. Great image, beautifully displayed. Thank you for joining us over at the Scribble and Scrap Challenge. Good luck.

  20. what a sexi card I love the the colours . Thank you for joining us at whoopsidaisy challenge blog.
    DT Laura Carazo

  21. Grand card my dear. Thanks so much for joining in with the current challenge theme of 'Birthday's' at Digi Choosday! Yvonne (DT Team Leader)


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Sandie xxx