Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Whilst I'm on a Roll.

I saw this digi download on A Day for Daises and fell in love with it. To me it looked like a picture taken out of a photo album so that is what I have tried to recreate here.
The background and edge scrolls are paper by Dovercraft from their abstract prints range. The scrolls were cut using Sizzix Archectural Accents and I coloured the digi with watercolour pencils and baby oil! The flower was one I prepared earlier. The little girl sort of looks like I did as a child so I have made this card for my Mum for Mothers Day.



Entering into the following challenges.
A Day for Daisies. Girly Girl
Fab 'n' Funky. Make it Girly

6 comments:

  1. I saw that image as well its a cutie xx

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  2. This is so pretty ! What a cute image and the colouring is fantastic...

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  3. You were a little cutie.
    It is a lovely creation and looks like it comes from a time when our mums used to make our party dresses. I love the design of the dress, it is sort of timeless.
    I have baby oil, somewhere, but I did not know you could use it on a card. I wonder how you did use it!

    Sue xxxxx

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  4. This is absolutely delightful. Such delicate colouring, and I am sure your Mum will love it. Happy crafting.
    With love, Sandra xxx

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  5. Aww, such a sweet image and you've made a lovely card for your Mum, bet she'll love it!

    I've never heard of using baby oil with watercolour pencils before - but the results look great!

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  6. sweet card. I am sure she will love it. Baby oil huh.....I wil have to try it. Thanks for sharing an have a great night. Angela

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