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Monday 4 August 2014

Through the Purple Haze Challenges

Boooo, yup it's me :) I've been in hiding for a while lol. I took some time out but now I'm back & what better way to come back than with a new challenge from 

Through The Purple  Haze Challenges

I've moved teams & am now with the fabby girls from Team B & this week we have been sponsored by

& also by a new sponsor

Our theme this week is
Sweet Summer
& I hope where ever you are the weather is better than here in Ireland, we've had alot of lovely sun the last few weeks but that's left us & we've been having major rain fall :( come back sun, I miss you lol
Anyway, enough of me waffling & on with my make. 
I got to use 
Smurfette Honey from Sassy Studio Designs & you can find her in the store
I made a 5"x7" card blank from A4 cardstock & printed off a digi paper before matting it onto blue & a layer of silver mirri,I cut a plain border from the blue too. 

  I matted my coloured image onto the same cards & mounted it, at an angle, onto the base. I added some rolled roses & foliage, cut with my cameo & some gems 

My bow was made from some rolls of paper wrapping ribbon I got on offer in Lidl & I made the bow using an afro comb :)

I have tried to use different colours when colouring skin & I recently bought a ebook from the lovely 
Donna-Marie, she is just fab with promarkers & all proceeds of the book are going to charity, pop by the fb page to find out how to grab a copy. I so wasn't sure when I was colouring her, I thought the skin looked too dark, but once I had the hair done I was quite happy :) I used shades of blue for the outfit of course, being Smurfette lol 
So, there you have it, my first DT effort for Team B, do pop by & see what the rest of the girlies have come up with xxxx

I would like to enter the following challenges:
613 Avenue Create: Anything Goes
Crafting When We Can: Bright Colours
Robyn's Fetish: Square or rectangle cards
Kit & Chowder: Hair Techniques
The Sisters of Craft: Anything Goes
Sister Act Card Challenge: Anything Goes

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  1. Beautiful just beautiful.........love the blue....super image and super colouring.

  2. Love the colours, pretty card, thanks for joining us at Robyn's Fetish Challenge this week.

  3. gorgeous work, and such amazing colouring. Thanks for entering the Sisters of Craft and good luck. Tina DT x