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Sunday, 7 November 2010

What a Fabulous Surprise


I have been away with work in the 'real' world and have returned to 'blogland' to find that I have been named as a 'True Beauty' winner in the Flourishes Bring Back Beautiful Challenge, "The Beauty of a Gift". You can see the original post here.

I am so delighted, to be honoured by such a prestigious team, it has truly made my day, no forget that, made my week!! Thank you to Julie and the team, I am, as we say here in Northern England, "Dead chuffed!"

Today's card is for the Mojo Monday sketch challenge and Bring Back Beautiful Challenge 4.


Here it is:



Pretty straightforward card. Marianne image stamped in versafine ink and coloured with Copics. I added a little applique that swells up when you heat it, to the snow. I love that stuff, always get excited when it starts to puff up. LOL.

I added a few gems as the string of ornaments that she is carrying.

Popped the whole thing onto a cuttlebugged background.

Happy crafting,

Iolanthe x


3 comments:

ymcrafter said...

Congratulations and well deserved, you always produce such elegant things.

Yvonne xx

bissecat said...

Great cards !!Many i love!!

daisylulu said...

Hey, Congratulations, Well done & well deserved. What did you win?See you soon.