Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Sugar & Spice & All Things Nice!

Den nye utfordringsbloggen Anyone for Anya? er oppe og går - og den første oppgaven er altså å lage noe i stil med 'Sugar & Spice & All Things Nice'... Når jeg hører dette er det 'sukkersøt pastell' som ringer i hodet mitt! *lol* Dermed et litt utypisk kort for meg, siden jeg liker mere 'jordfarger og vintage stil'..
...Og siden jeg var så godt i gang, ble det ett til med HouseMouse også! Dette kortet syntes jeg passet til Tuesday Morning Sketches farge utfordring: #8 - lilla, grønn og kraft/mosegrønn... :) Finally it is the first challenge at the new blog Anyone for Anya? And it's a nice one - although not very 'me' in the color-department ... *lol* When I saw the theme - Sugar & Spice & All Things Nice - I immediately thought of sweets & pastel colors!

And I was so in the 'mood' when I was done with my card of Anya for the challenge, that I made one more pastel card. With one of my fave mice - Maxwell!!! This card fits Tuesday Morning Sketches challenge #8 - I think! This is not after a sketch but a color challenge: eggplant, celery & kraft - But I didn't have any kraft left, so I used yucky olive instead! *lol* Stamps/Image: The Greeting Farm - Anya stamps 'Shine'. House Mouse - Feeling Rosy (Maxwell).
Paper: Panduro hobby Scrapboooking Moments - Aqua coll. papers, & some leftover scrap-papers /cardstock.
Embellishments: Flowers unknown. MM brads. My Minds Eye - Tres Jolie - Mademoiselle 'Mother' french borders (stripes + text sticker). The star-stickers are Tatty Teddy. And Dies: Spellbinder Nestabilities - Labels 4. Cats-Eye chalk inkpad used was Blue Iris, and the images are colored with DistressInk/H2O/watercolors.

9 comments:

  1. These are both gorgeous. I love the papers and colours you used. Thank you for joining us for our first challenge over at AFA. Hugs, Dawny xxxx

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  2. Both cards are wonderful. And please don't misunderstand me, I love Olive Green, but the one that is on my computer isn't so pretty. I love the striped paper - I see Kraft in that.

    Thanks for playing along with Tuesday Morning Sketches.

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  3. Oh I love these cards Hilde, especially the 2nd one, but then you know I'm a fan of House Mouse!

    All the best

    Jan x

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  4. Nice image did you pick ;) Love the sea colours and especially "the thank you's" behind the Anya.

    Thanks for joining us this first challenge!

    Sunny regards, Renata

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  5. Pretty cards, they are both gorgeous but I think the Anya one is just my favourite :-)

    Have a good weekend.

    Hugs
    Tracey
    x

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  6. Wow your cards are fabulous, i so love the papers and the images which are very cute.
    Well done!
    Hugs xx
    Pat

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  7. Thanks for taking part at my summer cand! Good luck!

    Saskia :)

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  8. I love the soft feel of these cards:o) They are beautiful!

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  9. These are absolutely gorgeous! The colours are wonderful.

    Thanks for your hints re: challenge blogs!

    Hugs
    Leanne
    xx

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