Wednesday, 3 September 2014

Gemma Gumdrop

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Hello blog land, I haven't posted for a couple of weeks...........

I've made this card to support the fab Ladies over at the Come and Get It blog challenge.  One of their sponsors this week is Lacy Sunshine (absolutely stunning images) and the theme is 'Things with Wings'.  I've used the gorgeous Gemma Gumdrop, you can find her here. 

With a name like that, I thought she needed to be bright and would look perfect with candy pink hair.  I've coloured her with my spectrum noir markers and left the dress and hat quite washy to keep the focus on the hair.

I've made the card shape a sweet (candy) wrapper by sitting and working out measurements and folds (with my trusty pencil, ruler and boxer board) on paper before hand.  I've made it using centura pearl and matted with papers from my stash.  I've added a printed sentiment before I cut 'Gemma' out using an xcut die.  I've used a Tonic die and a few pearls and flowers to finish it off

I'd like to enter the following:

Brown Sugar – W, E2 - No. 109 - Anything Goes (F)
Creative Corner - W, 3E  - Anything Goes
Sister Act Card Challenge - WCards. - No. 72 - Anything Goes
Crafting At the Weekend -M,  E3,  #5 Anything Goes + DT Call (Sa)
Suzy Bee's Bloomin' Challenge W, C10  Anything Goes......
Crafting from the Heart - W, E3 - Always Anything Goes (M)
Clear It Out W, 3E, Must use stash item - Challenge Theme: Anything Goes Stash: Anything Goes (T)
Through The Craft Room Door W, 2E - Always Anything Goes
Kit and Clowder August Challenge :: Fun Hair Combos

Thanks for looking xx