I’ve Fall-en for him!

There is a SKETCH to follow with the twist to add GEMS to your project at Pear Tree Designs.Here’s the sketch :

We have a fantastic sponsor too – Lilac Lemon Designs.They produce beautiful quality rubber stamps.So for a chance to win,details on how to play and take inspiration from the fabulous DT and GDTcards please click on the link.

It’s no secret in my house that I love,love,LOVE Hedgehogs!I really,really,REALLY want one as a pet.So it made sense to use this gorgeous little fella.If you’d like to give this cute and cuddly little chap,who goes by the name of Sticky Diddle,a home head on over to Digi Doodle Shop. If Hedgehogs aren’t your thing then take a look at their other images – there so many wonderful designs to choose from and I hope you can see from my card how crisply and perfectly they print out.I’ve coloured him with Promarkers and you can see where the camera has picked out the Glossy Accents on his nose and eyes.To keep his roundness I shaped I shaped him and adhered him using silicone glue.These brilliant papers are freebies from Cardmaking and Papercraft magazine (you have to register before you can download them).The Hedgehog one already has a cream background but I printed the plaid one onto ivory card.I printed onto card because it’s more substanstial for distressing than regular copy paper.I did use my new Papermania Victorian Fleur embossing folder on the piece the Hedgehog is sitting on and the greeting panel.Although IRL I was very impressed ( no pun intended!) with the result it doesn’t show up too well here :(.I have also mirrored the sketch as I saw the potential to create a hinged card from it. I picked an Autumnal theme as it suits this image so well plus it’s a time of year I adore for all the colours!!

Supplies :
Image : Sticky Diddle from Digi Doodle Shop
Sentiment : eBay seller CraziBoutStamps (not sure if they still do this one)
Mediums : Promarkers;Glossy Accents; Scattered Straw Distress Ink;Rich Cocoa Memento Ink
Papers :Freebie download from Cardmaking and Papercrafts magazine
Tools : X-cut guillotine;Tim Holtz Paper Distresser;Nestabilities Inverted Scalloped Circle;Papermania Victorian Fleur  embossing folder
Embellishments : Pot of  over sized and shaped gems I bought in the Early Learning Centre for £1 many moons ago
Here are some challenges :
A Spoon Full Of Sugar – Fall into Autumn
Creative Card Crew – Autumn or Fall!
My Time To Craft  – Jewelled (they also have a DT call)
Design Dollies – Happy Birthday…to you…
The ABC Challenge – D is for distressing 
Paper Pretties – Use pearls,rhinestones or glitterdots
Cooking It Up With Katie – Fancy an Autumn Embossed Fold
Glitterbabe’s Challenge – Anything goes
S2G – Happy Birthday to our favourite critters
Fairy Fun Friday – Embossing wet or dry
Sew Many Challenges – Embossing wet or dry
My Sheri Crafts – Autumn
Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge – Anything goes
Totally Gorjuss – Wild Thing
Wee Memories – 2 out of these ; Scallops,Orange or String
Stamp Something – September Digi Day
Alphabet Challenge – U for unused stash (gems)
The Stampman – Distress
Pixie Dust Studio – Fur or Feathers
Sundays With Crissy – Sparkle and shine
The Corrosive Challenge – Clean up the dust!(gems)
Paper Sundaes – Card using Fall or Halloween colours
Creative Stamp Friends – Autumn
Pollycraft – Cute and Cuddly
Scrap-Creations – Gotta go digi


Lisa x

40 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Jane Carroll
    Sep 20, 2010 @ 15:03:34

    Great card

    Thanks for joining us at SCSC 🙂

    Hugs Jane x


  2. My Sheri CRAFTS
    Sep 20, 2010 @ 16:09:47

    OMG! That is so cute! The paper and stamp are adorable! Thanks for joining our challenge this week!


  3. Andrea
    Sep 20, 2010 @ 16:14:06

    A beautiful card, a very nice and sweet image .

    Thank you for your participation at Creative stamp Friends.
    A nice greeting Andrea from germany


  4. Tammy
    Sep 20, 2010 @ 16:20:37

    This is adorable! I love that image and your papers! Thanks for Cooking it up with Katie this week!
    Tammy x


  5. Jacki R
    Sep 20, 2010 @ 16:51:07

    Another cute digi image! This is too sweet! Thanks so much for joining us thisweek at Going Grey with Scrap Creations.


  6. Leah the Orange
    Sep 20, 2010 @ 17:51:20

    aww! love your little hedgie, and those are some fabby colours! thanks so much for playing with the Design Dollies! 🙂


  7. Joey
    Sep 20, 2010 @ 19:12:06


    greatcard and fab image, thanks for joining us at pollycraft



  8. Claire C
    Sep 20, 2010 @ 19:53:00

    Awww such a cute card, that image is adorable! Thanks for Cooking it up with Katie this week, hope to see you again soon
    Claire xx


  9. janet
    Sep 20, 2010 @ 20:17:08

    cute card! thanks for playing at the corrosive challenge blog:)


  10. sarah
    Sep 20, 2010 @ 21:16:35

    Too cute!
    Thanks for all your effort and joining us at TG this week
    Love sarah XXX


  11. carla aka scrappypug
    Sep 20, 2010 @ 23:47:37

    How adorable! Just too cute. Thanks for joining us at Fairy Fun Fridays!


  12. *Chrissie*
    Sep 21, 2010 @ 07:15:09

    Goodness what a lot of challenges for this little cutie!
    Thanks so much for joining us at MTTC this week.


  13. Lynne
    Sep 21, 2010 @ 08:10:07

    That is one cute hedgehog!! Beautiful :o) thanks for cooking it up with Katie this week xx Lynne xx


  14. Bridget Curnow
    Sep 21, 2010 @ 09:05:45

    lovely design and colours and what a cute little guy he is , thanks for joining us at SCSC101: Anything goes, Good luck, Hugs Bridget x. SCSC DT


  15. Nicole
    Sep 21, 2010 @ 10:04:06

    Woof a wonderful map.

    Thank you for your participation with creative Stamp friends-creative stamps Friends.
    LG Nicole


  16. Carolyn
    Sep 21, 2010 @ 14:24:05

    This is such a wonderful card…love the hedgehog!!!


  17. Berenice R.
    Sep 21, 2010 @ 15:17:52

    So adorable! Thanks for sharing 🙂


  18. Ann English
    Sep 21, 2010 @ 15:44:47

    Darling!!! I do love it!

    Thank you for joining us for Twisted Thursday at Shirleys2Girls. Hope you’ll join us next week, too!


  19. alica
    Sep 21, 2010 @ 18:16:44

    Adorable! The image is cute and you found the perfect papers for it!
    Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week!


  20. Stef H
    Sep 21, 2010 @ 18:17:34

    oh yeah! i can see why you fell for him! totally fabulous!

    thank you so much for joining us at glitterbabe’s challenge!

    hugs 🙂


  21. Cardmakinggalore
    Sep 21, 2010 @ 22:48:08

    This is really lovely! Great piece of work in fact!


  22. Ann Cox
    Sep 22, 2010 @ 00:57:07

    So darn cute! Thanks for playing the Wee Memories challenge this week!


  23. KarenB
    Sep 22, 2010 @ 01:33:35

    So adorable 😀
    Thanks for popping in at Design Dollies 😀


  24. Joni Parker
    Sep 22, 2010 @ 04:30:02

    Love it!!! Thanks for sharing with us at Alphabet Challenge!


  25. Kim Greenlee
    Sep 22, 2010 @ 06:43:34

    What a cutie!!! That paper is perfect!!! TFS with us at SMC!


  26. Vroni
    Sep 22, 2010 @ 06:59:30

    Wow, what a sweet and pretty card! Your design is very lovely!
    Thank you for joining at creative stamp friends!


  27. Vicky
    Sep 22, 2010 @ 07:16:31

    Fabulous card, love the image and papers, so cute…
    Thanks for joining our special launch challenge at SCSC, and good luck with the draw


  28. Lorraine A
    Sep 22, 2010 @ 08:27:44

    gorgeous card 🙂 the image is adorable and the paper and colours you used are lovely 🙂

    thanks for joining us on the Stamp Something Challenge 🙂
    Lols x x x


  29. Janet
    Sep 22, 2010 @ 21:26:32

    A really lovely card thanks for joining us at The stamp man challenge x


  30. Sue C
    Sep 22, 2010 @ 21:38:54

    Great fun card, the image is fab. Thanks for joining us at ABC Cballenge. Sue C x


  31. Georgia
    Sep 22, 2010 @ 22:45:54

    Very cute! Thanks for playing this week at S2G TT.


  32. Christine aka blankiefinder
    Sep 23, 2010 @ 07:16:40

    Very cute card, that lil guy is adorable! Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week!


  33. Cat Darling
    Sep 23, 2010 @ 18:09:44

    How adorable! The DP is perfect! Thanks for joining us at S2G this week!


  34. Esther
    Sep 23, 2010 @ 19:57:25

    What a funny image. The paper is wonderful.Great card.

    Thanks for stamping with creative stamp friends.



  35. Annika
    Sep 23, 2010 @ 21:38:08

    Such a gorgeous card with amazing details. Thanks for joining us at Stamp Somethins for our Digi Day! 🙂


  36. Cat Darling
    Sep 24, 2010 @ 00:02:56

    So cute! Thanks for joining us at Pixie Dudt thid week!


  37. Nina Macaulay
    Sep 24, 2010 @ 18:57:11

    Lovley colourful card! Sweet hedgehog :O)
    Thank you for joining in with the Totally Gorjuss challenge this week,
    Good luck!

    Hugs Nina


  38. Lisa C
    Sep 25, 2010 @ 20:30:29

    Love this! Perfect paper for that adorable image! Thanks for joining us at Sunday’s with Crissy!


  39. Denise Clark
    Sep 26, 2010 @ 00:39:05

    Your happy little hedgehog is just too sweet! He looks so pleased! Maybe he thinks he might get to live at your house! Adorable card!


  40. michele spera
    Sep 27, 2010 @ 19:36:46

    really sweet card , Thank you for joining us at Sundays with Crissy


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