Friday, 12 March 2010

Get well soon

Another card from me today. This time a get well card.

I have followed the sketch over at Karens Doodles Netherlands challenge blog. The digi image is one of Karens Doodles, I have taken advantage of her special offer and bought 9 images and got another 3 free, can't be bad. The image is called A Friend in need and is available HERE.

I have coloured it in with Promarkers. The pink and purple check backing paper I have used is from Forever Friends For you 6 x 6 paper pad. The lilac and purple card is from my craft stash. I have paper pierced the right hand side of the lilac paper with a paper piercing stencil I have had for ages but only ever used once! I have added an ornate corner in the top left hand side of the card as I felt it needed something there. It was cut using a cuttlebug die. The waste pieces from the corner have been used on the corners of the image, it seemed a shame to chuck them out. The sentiment has been rubber stamped using my new Just Rite stampers, I used Brilliance pearlescent purple ink so the wording and the border have a lovely shimmer to them which hasn't picked up too well in the photo. I have used a silver peel off all around the edges between the ivory card and the pink paper.

I am entering this card into a few challenges
karens Doodles Netherlands Sketch and image
Crazy for challenges paper Piercing
One stitch at a time Purple and pink
Digital Tuesday Piercing

Thanks for looking x

25 comments:

  1. This is a beautiful card Julie. The paper piercing looks very pretty and I love the JustRite sentiment.
    Clare x

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  2. What a beautifull card have you made!
    Thanks for participating in the challenge
    Greetings Anneke

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  3. Lovely colours and I ador the pierced border!

    Super fun that you joined in Karen's Doodles NL!

    Warmest greetings,

    Renata van Miltenburg

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  4. Awwww what a cute card, would cheer anyone up not feeling so well..beautiful coloring...thank you so much for joining us at OSAAT this week, good luck in your draws...
    hugz
    stitchy xx

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  5. You have made a wonderful card! nice you joined Karen Doodles NL
    Greetings Nicolet

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  6. Hello Julie,

    I love your card! Nice colours and a pierced design on te card!

    Hugs
    Sylvia

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  7. I love your card....you did an awesome job and love the colors.....thanks for joining our blog challenge...good luck..i have become a follower and would love for you to join mine...
    hugs
    CJ
    stitchybearstamps.com
    Cowgirl Up Stamps

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  8. Hi Julie,
    Thank you for joining the challenge on Karen's Doodles NL. This is a very nice card. Did you use JustRite stamps?
    Regards,
    Mariska

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  9. What a beautiful card. Thanks for joining the challenge on Karens Doodles NL.

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  10. What a beautiful card!

    Thanks for joining us at the Karen's Doodles

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  11. Awww!! This card is beautiful and so cute, Thanks for joining us at OSAAT hope to see you again soon
    Sarah xx

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  12. Awesome card Julie and what a deal!! Thank you for joining in the fun here at OSAAT this week.I hope you'll pop back on Sunday to check out our winners and our next challenge.
    Take care
    Sam x

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  13. Awesome card!
    Love your coloring!

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  14. Lovely card, beautifully coloured, thank you for joining the OSAAT's Purple and Pink challenge, hope to see you tomorrow too for the next challenge!!

    ((Lyn))

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  15. Awesome card the person who gets this card is gonna be better very soon:)

    Thank you for joining the challenge on Karen's Doodles NL

    Greetz and hugs coby

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  16. What a beautiful card, I just want to give the poorly tortoise a hug! :D
    Thanks very much for joining us over at OSAAT, and good luck!

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  17. super kaart ,leuk dat je mee doet aan Karen doodles NL.gr anja

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  18. BEAUTIFUL REALLY LOVELY CARD THANKS FOR JOINING OSAAT

    LIZ XX

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  20. Wat een super leuke kaartje heb je gemaakt!!
    En leuk dat je meedoet met Karen's Doodles NL

    Groetjes Gea

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  21. such a sweet image gorjus colurs and detail thanks for joining us at OSAAT hugs cheryl xxx

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  22. wowza, Julies, this is beautiful!!! such a cute image!
    Thank you so much for playing with us at
    Digital Tuesday this week!
    Blessings, Maria

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  23. lovely image and card great colouring too thanks for joining OSAAT challenge please pop in this afternoon to see our new challenge
    Liz xx

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  24. LOove your card it's so sweet. Thanks for jiopnig us at The Dutch Karen's Doodles challenge

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  25. I love the colours you have used and the piercing is beautiful.
    That image is fab and is sure to cheer anyone up when they are feeling poorly :)
    Thanks for joining us at Digital Tuuesday this week.
    Lora x

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