Sunday, 1 January 2012

Happy New Year!

Morning all!  Hope you all had a great new year!  I went to bed with a headache and hadn't even touched a drop of alcohol lol!  Had a nice NYE playing on the Wii with my lad, we were doing Just Dance and he was slaughtering me until I held the remote properly and got some points for my efforts!  Should have got one of these ages ago as its really nice for the family to play each other instead of going off and doing individual things, the kids are playing cycling racing against each other at the moment :)  We all registered on the wii fit yesterday and it thinks I'm fat and old haha!  Need to lose a bit of weight me thinks, I'm not massive but a few pounds off wouldnt hurt.

Well this is my first post of the year with many more to come!  I've chosen a lovely little image by Di's Digi Downloads called Fairy & Bear, I do like this character range, very sweet.  I got some new papers the other day and chose a papermania stack which is pink so you'll be seeing lots of pink on here lol!  The large flower is also papermana from a co-ordinating range which I cut in half and added a die cut of vellum swirl.  I've coloured the image with promarkers and used a muted pink flexmarker to blend.  The pink promarkers I used for the dress were rose pink and antique pink with chestnut, umber, tan and pastel yellow for the hair, ivory, blush, soft peach and coral for the face and cinnamon, buttercup and ivory for the bear.





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14 comments:

Nelly's Crafty Card Attack! said...

oh i love this card! coloured beautifully too...Thanks for joining us at Glitter Geeks and a Happy New Year to you, Nelly X

Paulagriff said...

Ohhh this is just super cute! I lvoe everything about it, and the inside looks just as gorgeous as the outside! Thanks for joining us at Glitter Geeks this week and Happy New Year, Paula :))

Neet said...

Delightful card as always Vix, love the gingham daisy.
Taking the opportunity to wish you and yours a Very HAPPY NEW YEAR. - Hugs, Neet xxx

Juls said...

fabulous!! I love your gingham flower!! Hugs Juls

Andrea said...

Such a pretty card, and your colouring is amazing.
Love, Andrea xx

Di said...

Hi Vix
WOW!!! i love this your colouring is awesome! thankyou for using my image, and i would love to put it on my site!
Hugs Di x

Di said...

Hi Vix
WOW!!! i love this your colouring is awesome! thankyou for using my image, and i would love to put it on my site!
Hugs Di x

downrightcrafty said...

gorgeous creation - thank you so much for sharing your wonderful work with us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
Happy New Year
Hugs Kate xx

Franz♥ said...

Love your card, so sweet and your coloring is stunning!

Thanks for sharing your lovely work with us at Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge this week.

Hugs and Happy New Year, Franz.

Tracey Brossart said...

Oh now this is super adorable and love all the little arrangements and that flower is fab! Thanks for joining us this week at Fairy Fun Fridays and good luck! :D

Hugz and TFS,
xx Tracey/FFF-DT xx

Bea und Doreen said...

Hi Vix - your card is stunning - love the coloring
Many thank for joining us at Glitter Geeks this week
Hugs
Doreen xx
And a Happyx New Year to you

Nicola Jayne Saul said...

Gorgeous card, I love this image its so cute. Thanks for joining us at the Glitter Geeks this week, Nicky X

Sheryl said...

What a stunning card! You have colored your image so very beautifully and those design papers are Yummy!
Thank you for joining us at Fussy and Fancy for our, "Happy Birthday, use an Animal print" challenge!
Warmest Hugs,
Sheryl

Buladi said...

What a cute Birthday card. your work is always some pretty and inspirational.

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