Friday, 8 March 2013

Guest Designer - ABC Challenge

Good morning bloggers.  I hope you've had a good week and are ready for the weekend !
Another exciting post for me this week.....I get to tell you that I'm the Guest Designer at
Thank you so much Patty for having me!

I've used a stamp from Whimsy that I bought from my nsl craft store One Crazy Stamper.
 I could not resist this cute image called "Fistful of Flowers"
 She is part of the Crissy Armstrong collection and was a dream to colour with my Copics. 

DP: Graphic 45 6x6 paper pad Secret Garden Collection  
Stamped with Memento Black Tuxedo Ink on Copic X-Press It cardstock 
Flowers from WOC
Ribbon from Stamp Simply Ribbon Store
MS leaf punch
TH Dusty Concord Distressed Ink
MB Spring Border inside

Box is 6x6x1 inch.
Graphic 45, 12x12" paper from
Secret Garden Collection
Doily is MS Circle Punch
SB Rose Creations die for the flower

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks so much for stopping by and your lovely comments are always appreciated.
Pat K xx


Eileen said...

Pat this is beautiful. Love that image, coloured perfectly of course... and purple....Love it. Great layout and embellies and the box really is the finishing touch
Eileen x

Donna Ellis said...

Yes, she is ADORABLE, Pat! Such beautiful coloring and shading on the darling image, but also, the color theme of the rest of your card, inside and out, is stunning! So lovely. What a gift you have for using the different florals - like a bouquet - so pretty! hugs, de

Judith said...

Just gorgeous Pat - I love that cute image and the colour is so pretty hugs Judith x

Caz said...

Adorable card Pat. Love the image, papers, layout and pretty embellishments.
Hope you have a great weekend.
Caz x

Doreen said...

Wow, what a magical cards. Thank you so much for joining us at the creative stamp friends. Doreen

Doreen said...

Beautiful card,lovely image and

Sue - bearhouse said...

Congrats on your GDT spot Pat.
Your card is so beautiful, I love the sweet image and your colouring is wonderful. The papers, flower, lace and ribbon are totally gorgeous!
Hugs Sue

Patty Gorka said...

I'm amazed at how beautiful your card is! You really do such lovely work. Thank you so much for being our guest designer this week! Patty

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Now I am full of admiration for you Pat because you cut into a Graphic 45 pad something I can never bring myself to do!! I now have a few and just get them out now and again to have a look and a quick stroke - how sad am I! These are just gorgeous papers I haven't seen them before must go and have a look and what a gorgeous card! Beautiful colouring on the image, love the box - its all gorgeous! Susan x

Stamps and Paper said...

Beautiful card Pat gorgeous image, pretty papers and a great layout


Pat said...

What an absolutely gorgeous card with an adorable image Pat. Love all the cool blues, the beautiful colouring, bp and super flower arrangement.

Pat xx

Laine said...

Wow Pat this is fabulous. Look at this wonderful folds. Love it all.

Faith A said...

OMG this is GORGEOUS, love those flowers and your colouring.

Wendy said...

Absolutely gorgeous Pat, she's adorable...Congrats on your GDT spot.
Hugs Wendy xx

Debbie Fisher said...

Super cute & beautiful image,
thanks for joining us over at {PIN}spirational Challenges!
Hugs Debbie DT xxxx

Shelby said...

Lovin all of the purples on this card! Your coloring looks amazing as well. Beautiful work


M said...

What a cute card - so beautifully embellished.
Thank you for joining us at Pinspirational Challenges. Come back next week!

Pia S said...

This is gorgeous, Pat! I'm really impressed by your coloring - love her hair and I think the folds of her clothes look so natural! I love the colors and DPs you used - who says a sweet and girlie card needs pink :) Great box lid too.

coops said...

so beautiful pat.adorable image and your blue colours and details are really gorgeous :D

xx coops xx

Sue said...

A very adorable card. Thanks for joining us at One
Crazy Stamper this month.

Mau xx said...

Beautiful! I love everything about it Pat..Gorgeous!
Huge Hugs Mau xx

Sheetal said...

Its a super card Pat..The details are awesome:)

Glenda Atkins said...

Awesome creations, so very beautiful,love the image, the colouring, the colours and the fab design on both the box and card! Wow! Thanks for joining us at LEJ Designs for our 'all thing spring' challenge!

Cheryl said...

This is SO adorable!

Thanks for joining us at Eureka Stamps this week.

Ivory Moon said...

Beautiful card ... love the colours, image, layout and embelishments xx

Thanks for joining us at LEJ Designs Challenge Blog

Good Luck

Tina DT xx

Danielle Vincent said...

OMGosh - WOW!! This is so amazing Pat. The colors, the flowers, the image, the ribbon, the layers...I could go on and on about what I love! Thanks for being our guest designer this past week at 'ABC' Challenges.

Rosie Gustafson said...

Very pretty card. It was nice to have you as a GD over at ABC Challenges. Xx Rosie

Vicky F. AKA Crafting Vicky said...

ohhhhh wow this is soooo very pretty!!! Totally love the details and how you have colored this awesome digi. Gorgeous addition of the flowers as well.

Thanks for joining us at Eureka Stamps this week. Hope to see you again next week. DT Crafting Vicky

jan farnworth said...

stunning card thanks for sharing with us at (pin)spriational challenges.

Gibmiss said...

Hi Pat
Fabulous stunning ... Card....
Gorgeous colours pat....
Hugs Sylvie xxx

Asha said...

This is utterly gorgeous, Pat. I love the papers and the colour are so delish. No seriously, i'm thinking juicy grapes! And your colouring technique is flawless.
Thank you for your lovely comment on my blog. Certainly put a smile on my face!
xxx Asha
Sunny Summer Crafts

Donna said...

Amazing card, coloured beautifully. Thank you for joining in the Forever Friends Monthly Challenge. Donna x

Sandy said...

Wow, beautiful card - love the colour and gorgeous design.
I popped in to let you know I featured your mermaid card on my blog as one of my P'sOTW
from the Make It Monday entries last week.

Deanne Clarke-Saunders said...

Ohhh, it's gorgeous!!! Thanks for participating in our {PIN}SPIRATIONAL challenge!! Hope to see you play along again!!!


Nicolchen said...

WOW...what an adorable creation :0)))

Thanks for joining us at the creative stamping friends ;0)