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Sunday, 22 March 2009

Colour Create Challenge 8

Morning everyone..this weeks challenge at Colour Create is Navy, Lime and turqoise, with the added extra of making your own background !!Now i'm not sure making my own background is my 'thing' and apologies for the poor photo, i was going to load a clearer one but my camera battery has just gone kapput :(

I used a stamp from the new Prima collection 'Build a swirl' with a turqoise palette ink pad..added Papermania gems and a rub on sentiment..coloured the butterflies with Brushmarkers in lime and navy..

Hope you all have a lovely Mothers day, i'm just getting ready to visit my Mum, though i know she'll make a fuss cos i'm streaming with a nasty cold, lol..it'll be an 'air' kiss from me today, lol. Mothers day is always a bit of a 'non' event for me, be lucky if Josh has remembered, typical boy..ah well. i love him to pieces anyway...xx


  1. Wow This is fabulous Katy I think you do your own background rather well!! Love the flourishy stamp and the butterflies. Im ok with the background thing its the colours that will challenge me! Sent you an email re Malham dameslflies hope you can join us x

  2. Your card is so fabulous, so elegant !!

  3. Making your own background is SO your thing Katy, this is fabulous! ~♥~

  4. what a beautiful card Katy,l love the colours.

    hugs Riet.x

  5. Oh this is so very beautiful Katy!
    Such a beautiful background and your butterflies are wonderful!
    kim x

  6. Hi Katy
    The card is beautiful and very definately 'yours' Creating your own backgrounds etc gives far more scope for demonstrating your own artistic flair and you ain't half got it!
    x Michelle

  7. Wow Katie awesome card I love the butterflies and it is just so pretty, hugs Pascale

  8. Lovely card Katy, I love all your butterflies.

    Hope you feel better soon.

    Jo x

  9. You blew me away with this one sweetie! Just love the swirly pattern and the beautiful butterflies that you have used. The sentiment is fab too.
    Hugs Tab xxx

  10. Beautiful card fab B/ground love it all.

    Christine xx

  11. Wow i think making your own background is definately your thing - this is breath taking
    love tasha xx

  12. Sorry to read you've got a cold Katie and I hope you're feeling better now. Know what you mean about non event Mother's day, one of mine remembered and one didn't so I suppose I did have quite a good result this year LOL! Your card is so beautiful, I love the background you made, the stamp is gorgeous, must look into that one ;) and those butterflies are stunning. Hugs, Chris x

  13. WOW ~ gorgeous! lovin those butterflies


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