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Friday, February 25, 2011

Appliqued Tree

I just can't wait for the challenges at Designed 2 Delight....  every week, I wait for the challenge to close to see what the next freebie arrivving in my emailbox will be.... just like a kid in a lolly shop.....The lastest challenge image from Designed2Delight Digital Stamps was another delight .... a sweet appliqued with faux stitching .... just screaming out for stitches!


Ingredients: Cardstock - Grant, Cre8tiv; Chalk - Pebbles Inc; Marker - Marvy Le Plume; Stardust Pens - Sakura; Aquash Pen; Flower Rhinestones - Kaisercraft; Embroidery Floss - DMC.

I printed the image, and coloured the sky and grass with chalks. I coloured the gord and tree greens with Stardust pensand an Aquash pen, and used a marker for the tree trunk. I edged all edges in a Country Green Le Plume Marker, and fixed all the layers together before addint it to the cardbase. I added pea green rhinestone flowers to the corners, and larger ones to the treee (birdie needed to look at something!).

I think this will be a lovely gift card - great to accompany a gift I need to give this evening! Thanks for peepin'!

2 cared to share!:

Shelly said...

What a pretty card, Pauline! I like the flowers on the tree. They remind me of our Magnolia trees.

Kathie said...

Oh this is so pretty Pauline. Love the bling! Thanks for playing with us at D2D.
Hugs, Kathie