Friday, 27 June 2008

PB: girlfriends

For a minute there thought I'd lost my internet connection (seem to have a temperamental modem) so best post this in case it goes again.

This is for the second Penny black challenge which is 'friendship' and the layout was loosely based on PTW sketch by Katharina with emphasis on the word 'loosely' as I didn't think the scallop edge suited this card, it's not a square card and the sketch was more elegant and less cute (but I just can't seem to make a card without adding a stamped image)!

I love this stamp, it's so funny, also got the one of them in a row knitting.

  • Images:'chicky night' PB stamp. 'girl friends' and 'hello' studio G 99p clear stamp sets. girlfriends randomly stamped with versamark then heat embossed with holographic powder.
  • Coloured with: Letraset Promarkers with touch of stardust and glaze pens on the wine glasses and jewellery
  • Paper: Coredination's Black Magic cardstock (black on 1 side, colour below it and on the back so great for sanding, embossing). strip on the right has been embossed with folder then sanded down to reveal the red underneath. Strip on the left has just been torn down one edge to reveal the red and have also used the red side another piece to mat the image. The brown piece was some paper I found in papermill a while ago which has this great wooden finish and feel to it - might see it better if you click on photo.
  • Others: ric rac ribbon, prima flowers & pearl brads from stash. Central image is actually raised on 3d foam pads but can't tell from photo.


Diane.W. said...

This is fab!!! Luv all the detail :o)x

kath said...

Wow this is so cute and made me giggle - great colour work - thanks so much for joining us at PBS challenge this week

Debbie said...

This is fab Fran I Love the cute stamp its so Comical.

Bunny-Zoe's Blog said...

Love the cute but funny image and coloured so beautifully, Have a great weekend, Hugs, Nikki x

traciejane said...

fabulous card Fran, the image is great and made me chuckle too - I love it. Thanks for joining us this week at PBS Challenge :)x

ella bella said...

wow what a fab image lot of fun such a great card. thanks for joining this weeks PBS challenge x

Marja Sch said...

What a lovely card. Your coloring is fabulous. Hugs Marja

Richelle said...

Very cute! love those chicks!

nessy said...

two great minds think a like ,i have done the same thing ,torn my paper and added an image!! guess we cannot quite get out of the habit!!??
great fun card fran, love that image ,always brings a giggle!!
vanessa xx

ink'n'rubba said...

Fabulous! love the stamped background and the image made me smile!

MichelleO said...

Oh this is a scream! love those "chicks". just wonderful-

Rosanne said...

Very cute card!

steph said...

Great card Fran! That image is beautifully coloured! Thanks for joining us for the PTW challenge! x

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