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London, Battersea, United Kingdom
I have been blogging since 2010. I have been married for 27 years and have three children,aged 28, 26, and 21. I have been blessed with Three Gorgeous Grandchildren. I love making my own cards, but dabble in cake making & crochet too. I am a create and craft member. I enjoy going to Alexander Palace twice a year with my mum. I live in Battersea and have grown up here, although me and hubby's dream is to one day live in Spain.....

Tuesday, 28 August 2012

Tina Wenke image

Hello there my lovelies x
Hope your bank holiday Monday was a relaxing one. 

Well, I have some news to share .... I won tickets for ALLY PALLY in Sept. I am pleased as punch. Thanks ever so much Sue (from particraft).

Now my card today (well kind of a card) I only decorated what you can see, has taken for ever to make!! Gawd knows why! I used a lot of my new Spellbinders, but did have some difficulty with the intricut designs. I was using my black card, admittedly not extra thick, but I had trouble every time in getting a proper cut. Just a bit frustrating when you have a design in your mind! 

Still ... finally finished .... 

              Sorry about the Picture quality. It was taken after midnight!                           


Close up of image 

Reverse of decorated front
You can find a tutorial HERE 

WHAT I USED:

IMAGE: Tina Wenke photopolymer clear stamp by Stampavie.

PROMARKERS: Used to colour image.

PAPER: Old, old stash from Papermania - 12 x 12 sheets.

BLACK CARD: From £1 shop.

FRAMES: Spellbinders (Decorative Labels one).

CORNERS: Spellbinders (Venetian Accents).

BUTTERFLY: Spellbinders (Les papillions).

SENTIMENT TAG: Spellbinders (Venetian Accents).

SENTIMENT: Peel Offs.

CRYSTALS: By Meiflower.

RIBBON: Won as part of blog candy.

FLOWERS: (orange) Wild Orchid Crafts. (glittered turquoise) £1 shop.

LEAVES: Punches. (fern) from Hobbycraft stores & the other is a Woodware punch.

STAND: Used Spellbinders Labels Twenty-Eight.

I shall be entering my card into the following challenges:

Cupcake Craft - (Flowers).
Crafty Sentiments - (Flowers).
Totally Paper crafts - (Zesty Summer Colours).

Thank you for stopping by my blog today. I would love to know what you think about my card.
Would you call it a card? Look forward to reading your comments x