Tuesday 12 June 2012

Bright celebration

This is for the 'red, yellow and orange' challenge on Inky impressions. All papers are from my offcuts box, so another for Pixie's crafty snippets 24 and also for Hiding in my craftroom 49: super scraps Saturday.

I've used 'celebrate' - stamped the Docrafts whisper words stamp with brilliance pearlescent crimson and heat embossed with detail clear powder - ribbon (orange oraganza with the yellow flowers overlaid) and a die cut shape (the script panel was cut with a nestie label die) for Cooking it up with Katie 96. I added the Martha Stewart, lightly distressing the edges of the petals with fired brick DI to give a bit more definition.

This is also for:

Creative Belli 145: sentiment only
House of Gilli: vibrant colours/summer
Bizzy Becs June: bright and cheery colours
Stamp and create June: bold and bright
Sassy Cheryl: 119: birthday celebration
Amusing challenges (stamped blessings) technique: hot embossing
Ribbon girl: use ribbon or lace
Really reasonable ribbon 49: flowers & ribbon
Let's ink it up 24: use your favourite embellishments (flowers, ribbon)
Great impressions 4: die cuts or punches
Hooked on craft June 21: all that glitters
Tuesday alchemy 18: anything goes
Simon says stamp and show: anything goes
Craft your passion 114: anything goes
Make it Monday 93
52 card pick up 23
Inspire me Fridays 62


  1. Love the dots and the embossed sentiment looks great! Thanks so much for joining in at Simon Says Stamp and Show. Sarah.

  2. a lovely bright card - love all the different elements - perfect for our red yellow and orange challenge at Inky impressions this week - thanks for joining us and good luck hugs judith x

  3. Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at Inky Impressions.

  4. The ribbon really makes the card zing. Hugs Mrs A.

  5. Great job!! Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Alchemy!!

    Tuesday Cheers!

  6. Very pretty card Hazel. I find that a difficult colour combination but you have made it work beautifully. Thanks for playing in the Belli Challenge and I hope you'll join us next time. Hugs, Pat K.

  7. Another good card, Hazel. Thanks for joining in the fun at Lets Ink It Up this challenge!

  8. Love this fab, bright card, Hazel. gorgeous ribbon and fab sentiment
    Thanks for linking up over at MIM this week.
    Remember, to be in the running to win the prize from our sponsor this week just leave a comment for another entry. Be sure to mention you saw them on Make It Monday. The more entries you comment on the more chances you have of winning!
    Sandy DT

  9. Such a cheerful card Hazel and you pulled the colours off brilliantly! Di xx

  10. Lovely card Hazel, love the polka paper, thanks for joining us at Inky Impressions. Joey xx

  11. Neat card! Really like the flower and the fun ribbon! Thanks for joining the challenge at Great Impressions!

  12. Super elegant Hazel! I just Love it. It certainly does make ya want to celebrate. Fabulous.
    Thanks for playing in the Sassy Cheryl's Birthday challenge this week.

  13. Lovely card. Like the sunny colours.
    Thank you for playing with us at Craft your Passion.
    LG Michelle

  14. Oh so pretty! Love the big flower and that background paper too!
    Thanks for joining us at Belli Challenges.

  15. beautiful card sweetie!!
    Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Alchemy Challenges!!

    you can visit
    for my free digis!!

  16. Hi Hazel - love your card. It is absolutely lovely. I really like the polka dot background and flower too!!

    I appreciate your comment on my blog too!! Thanks so much and delighted you joined in with us at Tuesday Alchemy.

    With smiles,


  17. Pretty card - thanks for joining in with the Ribbon Girl card challenge to use ribbons or lace. Mary G x

  18. So much shine, Hazel - Wonderful! It's great to see you again :)

    It is wonderful to have you join us at Tuesday Alchemy this week! Have you joined our fun blog hop, too?

    If not, you can start your hopping here: - So many different prizes that you have plenty of chances to win something wonderful!

    Lots of joy!

  19. Very pretty clean and simple card. Thanks for joining us at LIIU, good luck with the challenge. Hugz Suzanne

  20. Love this card, fabulous colours and a great way to use your scraps!!
    Thanks for joining us at Hiding in my Craft Room
    Cheers Jennie DTM

  21. Great card Hazel and I love those gorgeous colours you've used.
    Thanks for joining us at Bizzy Bec's Challenge Blog, good luck and hope to see you next month too!

  22. wow this is so elegant card :-) ! thank for playing with craftyourpassion !!!! hugs Joanna

  23. So happy you could join us for our first blog hop at Tuesday Alchemy! Your card really shines! :)


  24. Love it Hazel. Great layout xxx

  25. Thank you so much for playing in my Amusing Challenges. Such a pretty card!

  26. Hi Hazel!! This is such a beautiful card! I love the sentiment!!Thanks so much for joining us this week at Sassy Cheryl's! Hugs. Pat Frank

  27. Hi Hazel!! This is such a beautiful card! I love the sentiment!!Thanks so much for joining us this week at Sassy Cheryl's! Hugs. Pat Frank

  28. Another happy card Hazel! Thanks for sharing with us at Great Impressions punch and diecut challenge!

    Sue Kment

  29. Gorgeous card.Love the papers used on it. Thank you for sharing and joining in at LIIU. Hugs, Velma

  30. Thanks for playing along at Hooked on Craft!


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