Thursday, 9 October 2014

Autumn, my favourite season...

Hello again,

No DT inspiration today, just me enjoying my crafting :D
Autumn in all its colours is my favourite season, such different tones all around us that it just makes me smile :D

My make for today was inspirted by a the colour challenge over at the Kit and Clowder facebook page (as some of you know I am taking Alyce's colouring classes trying to improve my skin and hair with my alcohol markers!), the challenge is soft pastels (the secret tones of Autumn) so here is my entry....

I have got to say, I am very pleased with how this one turned out :D

The main image is 'Ribbons' by Krista of Saturated Canary, drawn in aid of supporting the Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign and Krista kindly gave it away free on her Facebook page for Saturated Canary followers.
I have coloured her with my Graph'it Marker pens, using one of my fav combo's of pink and greys.

The paper is a gorgeous digital paper set called Silk Promises by The Stamping Chef and I have edged all the papers (and the image) with Cosmic Shimmer Glue and the sprinkled with Glamour Dust glitter (another of my fav bits in my stash).

I have the added pearls, lace, flowers and of course a pink ribbon to enhance the image :D  The fabulous star pin is from Live and Love Crafts

Here's more photo's to show the details:

Thank you so much for stopping by and please leave a comment before you go :D

Happy Crafting :D

Sandie xx

Kit and Clowder facebook challenge - colour challenge
Kit and Clowder Webpage October challenge - Anything goes
The Sisterhood of Crafters - 8/10 Think Pink
Not just cards challenge - Oct AG
Buckwells Crafty challenge - Oct AG
FabnFunky - 232 add ribbon
Digitally Sweet challenge - 108 add flowers
Creative Fingers - 51 AG
Crafty Girls challenge 28 - AG
Crafty Calendar - Oct bingo; Flowers, Pink, Sparkle


  1. Beautiful card and design Ginny x

  2. This is gorgeous, Sandie. I love the image, the pretty colour combo and all your beautiful embellies. Thank you for playing along at Fab'n Funky challenges.
    Alison x GDT

  3. This is super fab Sandie :) love the images (I so need it) great colours and layout xx

  4. Absolutely beautiful Sandie! Love this image and your colored/showcased her perfectly! Love the sparkle, texture and design! Very creative and uplifting! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood’s ‘THINK PINK’ challenge and please come back again soon!
    one of the 'Sistahs'
    The Sisterhood of Crafters

  5. another beauty you sure are rocking these imgaes xx

  6. Beautiful soft colour and stunning detail Sandie. A stunning creation.

  7. Really lovely, the flowers at the side are perfect, loving the colour tones xx

  8. Gorgeous, love her images and you've showcased this so well! Thank you for joining us at Digitally Sweet!

  9. This is gorgeous, I love the image and your embellishments are fabulous.
    Linda xxx

  10. This is beautiful, I love all the embellishments.....
    Thank you for joining in our challenge (Not Just Cards) Good luck.... Sylvia DT x

  11. Stunning Hun, your colouring looks gorgeous and the colour tones are beautiful. Hugs xx

  12. The details on this card are beautiful, love your colouring of the image too. Thank you for joining us at Digitally Sweet Challenges !

  13. Another beautiful make! I love your embellishments! ♥

  14. Autumn is my favourite season too. Your card is superb, so pretty. Another challenge you might be interested in is The Sisters of Craft Anything Goes Monthly Blog Challenge, just thought I would mention it. :-)

  15. Gorgeous, gorgeous pink card!! Thank you for joining us at "The Sisterhood" for our "Think PInk" challenge!
    Diane TSH DT

  16. What a gorgeous card, love your design and the beautiful colours..Thank you for joining us at Buckwells Crafty Challenge and hoping you would like to join us again soon. Good luck in draw..Hugs Lozzy x DT

  17. What a beautiful card! I love that image of course & your colouring is fantastic!
    Thanks for joining in the Think Pink Challenge at The Sisterhooh Of Crafters.
    Good Luck
    Dawn GDT xx

  18. Wow stunning card love the image also the wonderful embellishments, the flower display looks amazing a fantastic make.
    Lorraine x

  19. This is just gorgeous! I love all the beautiful embellishments you have used and the fabric butterflies are fab!!
    Thanks for joining in with us at Crafty Calendar this month for our Bingo Challenge!
    Lynne xx

  20. Beautiful card, love image and all embellishments. Thanks for joining us at Creative Fingers Challenge!!! I hope you get to join us again for our next challenge. Hugs Agnieszka

  21. This card needs to be framed!! So many beautiful details and embellishments. Fits perfect into our "THINK PINK" challenge. Thanks for playing along with us at the Sisterhood of Crafters. Happy Crafting!

  22. This is such a fab card! Thank you for playing along at Buckwells Crafty Challenge. Sammy-x

  23. Beautiful!! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Calendar Challenge Blog! Hope you join us again this month and good-luck in the draw - Kimberly DT


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