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Tuesday, 26 June 2012

Summer's Here






Good Morning, Everyone

I am delighted to say that I am Guest Designer
for


this week where the theme is:

Summer's Here

I do hope you will be able to join in with the challenge.
I  was lucky enough to be able to use this lovely new digital 
stamp by Lindsay E Jolly called Summer Sun Ellen, 

 I think you will agree she is beautiful.


One lucky person will have the chance to win
Three images from LEJ Designs

One person will have the chance to win a
£10 gift voucher for Joanna Sheen's online store.

Don't forget there is also a special draw for entries
using an image from LEJDesigns which is a rolling jackpot.

Good Luck to all.


I have made a hybrid card today. (A mixture of digital 
and paper items.) I coloured Ellen in with
Promarker Pens and her glasses are highlighted with a
Sakura stardust pen and I used this to give 
her a belly piercing. She is mounted on foam to sit proud of the card.

I created my own background using an assorment of 
materials (not a background) in Craft Artist Professional.   I resized and reshaped 
items to represent sky, sea and sand.
I made the little glass by using a tag and
ribbons and a hat pin and resizing and rearranging.
The beach mat was a little embellishment
which i adjusted.
I used a sigle leaf and resized and organised to 
produce the foliage. I made the little bag and contents
to give you a clue where Ellen is sunbathing!
I printed my background onto photopaper which I 
mounted onto turquoise glitter paper. All of this
I mounted onto Kraft card. Two adjacent sides of the border
I stamped with seahorses and the other two
covered with Washi tape.Oh and I added a shell
from my stash.

Affectonately
Vee xx

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I would like to enter this into the following challenges:


where the challenge is:

Beach Scenes

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Lexie's Creations


where the theme is

At The Beach 

(thank you Glenda xx )


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20 comments:

  1. Morning Vee gorgeous card I love the image she is beautiful and the layout is fabulous. Caroline xxx

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  2. A very summery card indeed Vee. You obviously had fun with all the digital elements and you've showcased Ellen perfectly, the whole effect is super x

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  3. A Fabulous scene. LOve your colours...It's Gorgeous Vee.
    Chrissyxx

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  4. Fantastic Vee love the image , and wish i looked like that , hahaha xxx Wish on Celia xxxxxxxx

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  5. Gorgeous card Vee, I love the image and the wonderful beach scene you have created looks like a nice place to be!!
    Hugs Sue

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  6. fabulous work Vee - you've created a tremendous scene! Big hugs Rachel xx

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  7. fabulous, wish I was there lol x

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  8. A real feel good card.......mind you I wont be breaking out the bikini just yet .....still far to cold !!! xxxxxx

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  9. A gorgeous card Vee,love the fab image.xxx

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    1. Wow, Vee a stunning card, I love how you have compiled the background, the image is great and the colours are so summery.
      Janet

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  10. Fabulous Vee love her little hammock.
    Well done Hugs Elaine

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  11. Thank you so much for your lovely comments. I appreciate each and every one. Vee xx

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  12. Wonderful card Vee love the design and colours and such a FAB image. Chris xx

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  13. Hi Vee, love your card with that beautiful beach scene you have created!Fabulous image too.. I would love to be laying on a beach somewhere LOL! You should enter this into the challenge at Lexi's Creations, certainly fits the theme..
    hugs
    glenda

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  14. Really great job Vee! I love everything you have done with this card from the simulated grass mat to the sparkly sea. Wonderful job. Thanks for joining us at Craft a Scene this month. NancyD

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  15. Hello Vee. What a fabulous image. It looks an idyllic scene, so lovely, peaceful and relaxing.
    Thank you for joining us at Lexi's Creations and good luck.
    Love Sandra xxx

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  16. A very summery card Vee!LOVE the sparkly sea and little hammock.
    Thanks for joining us at Craft a Scene this month.
    Nadia

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  17. Hi Vee, what a stunning summer beach card. The image is darling. I especially loved how you created the beach mat...very clever:)Thanks for joining us at Lexi's Creations for our current challenge: At the Beach.

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Thank you very much for taking the time to visit and leave a comment. If youi would care to join me I would love to have your company. I will be looking forward to visiting your blog to leave a comment and join you too.
Vee xx