Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Froggy Gift - A Truly Scrumptious Challenge!

Hello everyone!
My first High Hopes stamp arrived in the mail last week and I'm thrilled with it - and now a little hooked on these stamps!!  He is so cute and was just a dream to colour.  This will be a handy stamp for my collection what with 3 boys and lots of birthdays to make cards for!
This card is a Joy Fold Card and am using it for the Truly Scrumptious challenge this week which is to create a card with more than one fold.  This is the first time I've done one of these and it certainly won't be the last!  It is a really great card fold.  The tutorial can be found here
I coloured with my Distress Inks (Tattered Rose, Faded Jeans, Spiced Marmalade, Frayed Burlap, Shabby Shutters) and a couple of colours from my Tombow markers.  Paper, buttons, twine and eyelets from my stash.
The sentiment for the inside of the card is a $1.50 find from Michaels.  Apologies for the poor quality pictures, it is miserable weather here today and not very good light at all.
Thanks for stopping by today - I hope you enjoyed my posting and are able to join in with this fun challenge today.  Take care!
Hugs,

25 comments:

Tab said...

Oooh fabulous card hun, adore the iamge and love the style of card you have done, just awesome! Fab colouring too!
Hugs Tab xxx

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

What an adorable image Danielle!! You did a great job coloring him! I love the High HOpes stamps too!

Bunny-Zoe's Blog said...

Your card is gorgeous Danielle and your colouring beautiful, I can't wait to get this stamp, Hugs, Nikki x

KanataNewf said...

What an adorable image! And I must say, I do love the joy fold card style of cards as well.

Dawn said...

Gorgeous - love the image, colours - great card!

thanks for joining us this week

Dawn

helen said...

wow danielle i've not seen that fold before thanks for posting a link to the tutorial, your card is lovely and the image is perfectly coloured
hugs
helen x

Rica said...

this is fabulous Danielle - love the colours and papers. I really like the Joy fold card, I never knew that's what it called until recently, still haven't a clue why it's called that !!!
hugs Heather xx
ooops - forgot to say thanks for playing along at TS.

joey said...

Hiya Danielle, this is gorgeous hunny, Love your colour choice, and this fold is brillant, I may have to try that if you dont mind it is so effective. These hh male stamps are brillant and so versatile too. Gorgeous Job. Joey.x

Sharon said...

This is gorgeous Danielle. I love your colouring and your image is so cute. I really must get some HH stamps as I've wanted some for ages. Thanks for joining in our TS challenge.

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Danielle,l love the stamp and colours.

Hugs Riet.x

debby4000 said...

Oh this is fabulous, gorgeous image and great colours.
luv
Debby

Debbie said...

Fab card hun. Love that image. Thanks for joining in our challenge at Truly Scrumptious.

hugs Debbie xx

cats whiskers said...

What a cute card sweetie, just adore that image and the papers are just perfect
Hugs Jacqui x

Spyder said...

Love this card, fab Image and the colours are just perfect!

((Lyn))

Tara said...

Danielle this is amazing! Fantastic colours and such a fun image, it's great!

Michele said...

Fabulous card Danielle. Love the cute image and the colours you've used. Thanks for joining us at TS this week. Hugs Michele x

Penni said...

Fab card Danielle. I'll have to try out this fold for myself.

The High Hopes image is so cute - I haven't got any of these stamps yet - this one will go on my "I want one of those" list lol !!!

Hugs
Penni
X

LINDA said...

Darling card.. Love the cute little image..And you have colored it perfect..
Hugs, Linda

Jacilynn said...

I love this! Gorgeous Danielle. I just got this image too. It took like 2 months for my order to arrive, but they are so cute!

Karen said...

I love this little guy!!! So perfect!

K.
xx

Andrea, said...

Another fab card, I love the image and papers you have used. perfect boy's card

Jenny Gropp said...

That image looks like it was made for Copics! Lovely job with your coloring! I like the layout too -- may have to try this one.

Danita said...

Just adorable Danielle!!! This stamp will come in handy with 3 boys!!! Great coloring!!! Awesome job with this challenge!!! Thanks for playing in the TS challenge!!1

Danita

Rachel said...

My goodness how adorable is this card!! you did a fabulous job. such a cute boy card!!
hugs,
Rachel

Kim Piggott said...

Wow such a gorgeous card!
Love your cute image and colouring!
Fabulous detail and colour!
So happy that you have joined us at Just Magnolia!
hugs
kim x

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