Monday, 19 October 2009

Heart and roses

This card is for Inspirational Card Sketches challenge 38:



It's also for Creative Card Crew 32: 'scallops'.

Apart from the strips of pink and green across the card, everything is Carol Wilson, including the scalloped card blank:

Laura Ashley card

This card is for the sketch on Paper Maniac 3:



It's also a card for today's (day 233) 365 challenge: 'favourite fabric'.

Pam said: 'Today's challenge is about finding inspiration right in your home. Specifically, I want you to find a piece of fabric in your home (it could be from a curtain, quilt, sweater, whatever you can find) that you love. Take a photo of it and share the fabric that inspired your card.'

Well, I had no hesitation as to what to do, because these are the Laura Ashley curtains I have in the room where I craft:



and this is a LA throw that is in the room too:



It just so happened that I had the LA papers with the right pattern, plus a few embellishments, so here is the card:



I do also have the matching LA rubber stamp - perhaps I use that on a card soon.

Basic Grey 6: green, red, blue

Week 6 on BG is a colour combo:



I've used BG cupcake papers and stickers and some ribbon and sentiment from stash: