I’m a dreamer


The challenge at Passion for ProMarkers was to use any colours but there was a recipe to follow: 3 different shapes,2 papers and 1 ribbon.

I hope I’ve got this right as I’m not that good at sticking to cooking recipes.

To use the 2 papers by K & Co I decided to split them diagonally into triangles.The image was coloured with some new and old colours along with the Blender.White gel pen has been used to brighten the eyes.It already had a rectangular frame so I cut it out and mounted it onto some papermania Textured card.The stamp is Dreamer by Sugar Nellie.Organza ribbon has been used so that it didn’t obscure the divide between the papers.A circle ribbon brad with scaps of the same papers cut with Nestabilities behind for the third shape.The sentiment is from a large wooden boxed set  and has been stamped onto a triangle shaped tag.A large circular eyelet has been added with my Crop-a-Dile.

Apologies to the Passion for Pro Markers DT.I did mean to post this last night but I’m ashamed to say I fell asleep as I’m feeling a little under the weather.

This card was also created with several other challenges in mind.

C.R.A.F.T.Challenge:What does the photo suggest to you? 

inspiration autumn colours

For me it sums up the glorious blue skies and sunshine we’re experiencing at the moment,the last of the fading flowers,the changing in the colours of the leaves and it being a time to reflect on the the Summer just passed.Hope I’ve managed to capture that in my card.                                                                                  

By The Cute and Girly: Autumn Glory.So the colours and inspiration behind the card fall into that catagory.

Crafty Calendar Challenge : Autumn.There is an optional extra of plants and vegetation which is included in my choice of backing paper. 

Crafty Cardmakers : Ribbons and Fibres.This challenge site is aimed at newer cardmakers and bloggers so I guess I come under the latter.Still trying to get the hang of this blogging malarky!!

Caardvarks : Create a card using ribbon in a wonderful way.Having used the ribbon to tie on the tag and thread through the brad I’m hoping this is wonderful enough.

Stamp Something : Brown Plus Something.Think this counts.

Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge : Autum Colours.Yes, they’re there. 

Tanda Teaser : Russet and Gold.Colours work for this one too.




Craftybunny x

30 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Beryl
    Oct 13, 2009 @ 12:40:21

    Thanks for joining us at By the Cute and Girly with this great card. The colours, papers and image are just right the the Autumnal theme.
    Beryl xx


  2. Jo
    Oct 13, 2009 @ 14:12:28

    This is gorgeous – I love your colour combo. I’ve never been too sure about this little stamp from Sugar Nellie but on your card it looks so lovely and you have coloured it so beautifully that I am totally won over! Jo x


  3. jane
    Oct 13, 2009 @ 14:14:21

    Beautifully coloured Autumnal card, thanks for joining cute and girly . janex


  4. Juls
    Oct 13, 2009 @ 14:19:18

    This is just gorgeous!! I love Leanne Ellis designs, and you have coloured this little lady beautifully! Love the gorgeous colours and papers and your use of the ribbon! very creative! I just love it, thanks for joining us at BTC&G!


  5. Georgia
    Oct 13, 2009 @ 16:08:26

    Wow, this is beautiful – I love this gorgeous image! Thanks for joining in with the Crafty Calendar Challenge! 🙂
    Georgia xx


  6. Brenda
    Oct 13, 2009 @ 16:40:23

    Very nice card, beauriful rich colours and colouring of your image.

    Thank you for joining us at BTCG.

    B x


  7. Jane Carroll
    Oct 13, 2009 @ 17:18:17


    Thanks for joining us this week on SCSC 🙂

    Hugs Jane x


  8. The Crafty Den
    Oct 13, 2009 @ 17:47:47

    What a gorgeous card. Love the image and your colouring is awesome. Fab papers and layout. Thanks for joining us at PFP this week. Hugs, Denise x


  9. Katie
    Oct 13, 2009 @ 18:13:09

    Beautiful card and a great combo of challenges.
    Thanks for playing in our 1st challenge at By The Cute and Girly.


  10. Anesha
    Oct 13, 2009 @ 20:44:22

    Stunning card, love your colouring of the image and wonderful papers. Thanks for joining us at CRAFT. Anesha


  11. Jenni Hamilton
    Oct 13, 2009 @ 21:09:37

    Lovely card, just gorgeous! I love Leanne Ellis stamps and you’ve done a great job with this one. Thanks so much for joining in at Stamp Something this week.
    Jenni x


  12. lauren
    Oct 13, 2009 @ 22:02:05

    what a lovely card! that image is so beautiful and i love how you’ve colored it! the organza ribbon is brilliant–a terrific accent that you can SEE THROUGH–so clever!


  13. Kim
    Oct 13, 2009 @ 22:25:17

    Oooooo….I like, I like!!!! GORGEOUS! Love the colors and great LO! Thanks for playing at By the cute and Girly!


  14. SmilynStef
    Oct 14, 2009 @ 00:55:59

    What a pretty image … love the diagonal ribbon.


  15. Trimgym
    Oct 14, 2009 @ 06:21:41

    Lovely card. Thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge and good luck!



  16. Caroline
    Oct 14, 2009 @ 10:13:51

    Fab Card! Graet colours & Great image. thanks for joining us at the Crafty Calender Challenge. Caroline x


  17. Martha Kay
    Oct 14, 2009 @ 12:39:48

    Beautiful job — and WOW working into so many challenges.


  18. pinky
    Oct 14, 2009 @ 13:37:42

    I absolutely love this, great image and colouring. Thanks for playing with the cute and girly gang.


  19. Kathy Racoosin
    Oct 14, 2009 @ 14:50:29

    Wow I am so blown away by your card!! So refreshing and stunning and your coloring is amazing! Thanks for the inspiration!


  20. lisa
    Oct 14, 2009 @ 17:39:15

    Hi, Gorgeous card! Such lovely colours and fab image.

    Thanks for joining us at the Crafty Calendar Challenge.

    Lisa x


  21. Claire
    Oct 14, 2009 @ 19:29:55

    A lovely card – i adore that image! Thanks for playing at C.R.A.F.T. Cheers Claire x


  22. Julie
    Oct 15, 2009 @ 00:34:11

    A stunning card. lovely colouring too. Thanks for joining us at C.R.A.F.T. this week.
    Julie x


  23. Suzi
    Oct 15, 2009 @ 00:42:57

    Just love what you have done with the inspirational picture, your colours are so right and I love that image. What a gorgeous card. Thank you so much for joining us at CRAFT Challenge this week, good luck in the draw.
    Suzi x


  24. debby4000
    Oct 16, 2009 @ 11:20:29

    Gorgeous card, love the sweet image and beautiful colours.


  25. Jill
    Oct 16, 2009 @ 16:41:47

    beautiful card thanks for joining us at scsc hugs Jill xx


  26. judie
    Oct 19, 2009 @ 01:18:39

    brill card thanks for joining us at crafty cardmakers xx


  27. Vixykins
    Oct 19, 2009 @ 11:11:45

    Fabulous design, excellent colouring! Thanks for joining us at crafty cardmakers x


  28. Scrappymax
    Oct 19, 2009 @ 21:07:50

    Great card and lovely image.
    Thanks for joining us this month at BTC&G.
    Max x


  29. Lora
    Oct 25, 2009 @ 15:49:16

    This is gorgeous. I love the colours and the papers you have used.
    Thanks for joining us at BTC&G.
    Lora x


  30. Jules
    Oct 25, 2009 @ 21:37:22

    Sorry I am a bit late in commenting but I have been away for two weeks and am only just catching up with the world.

    I love your creation. Great image (coloured perfectly) and lovely colour choices. Everything matches so well.

    Thank you for taking part in the very first “By the Cute & Girly” challenge. I hope you play along again next month.

    Love Jules xx


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