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Monday, 25 July 2011

'Toucan' Play at That Game!!!

Eyes Roll!!!! Yes, a poor attempt at a joke, but hey, what d'you expect for a Monday!! Lol!

As I was doing a little blog-hopping this morning, I realised it had been a while since I joined in with a challenge over at THE PAPER SHELTER, so, despite the long list of 'must-do' tasks, I set about putting that right! I also had a look for a sketch to follow, and found this one #65 from Sunday Sketch & Stamp.

The theme at The Paper Shelter this week is #23 the colour Green. Here's my card:
I have used the fab image from TPS called 'Tucan.' My papers are digital...from a range of sources. The digi stamp is pre-coloured, sponged over with green ink and cut out with a nestie.

Where the bunting hangs on the sketch, I have created my own style of bunting, made from leaves! I hand-cut each one, and edged in ink, then hung them from a piece of garden twine, attached with green paperclips each side.
The sentiment is a die-cut one from Craftworks and reads 'May all Your Wishes Come True.'
The whole card is actually much GREENER than it appears in ther photos.....Not sure why but I just couldn't get the lighting right for this one :-/

I am entering the following challenges:
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WencheP said...

Very cool. Love the coloring. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.


Denise and Louise said...

Very pretty card. Love that Toucan.
Thanks for joining us at DYSU this week xx

Catherine said...

What a fantastic card Ali ! I love the image and the colours ! Gorgeous ! Hugs and love from Catherine

Marie said...

Great card! Looks smashing!
Thanks for playing with us over at TPS challenges this week.
Love n hugs

Peggysue said...

Adorable card Aqualeiga! Fabulous job on the leaf bunting. Thank you for joining our Wings challenge at DYSU. It’s a pleasure to see your work!

Hunnybunnycards said...

Fab fun card Ali, thanks for joining us at Sunday Sketch and Stamp this week!

Hugs, Barbara xx

Uma said...

love that leaf bunting, the toucan is so cute, Thanks for using my sketch at Sunday Sketch & Stamp