Sunday, 15 February 2009

Whiff of Joy #18 - sort of!






It was Tracey's opening day in her very own new shop yesterday, so I made her this card using the Whiff of Joy Challenge blog for inspiration!

This week it was a receipe

3 patterened papers
2 flowers
1 button or brad!!

Simple right???? Not for me I got it wrong, d'oh, I used 3 flowers, lol
anyways here is the card


Receipe

Whiff of Joy - Melinda Hugging Heart
Daisy D's - 6x6 paper pack - Autum collection - Fall In Love
Stickes - Crystal and Frosted Lace
Mark Richards - Crystal Stickers
Prima - flowers
Basic Grey - Desginer Brad
Charm - butterfly - taken from my daughters belt
Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pads
Brushed Corduroy
Worn Lipstick
Black Soot
Fired Brick
Vintage Photo
Walnut Stain
Antique Linen

Thanks for Looking
xxxx

39 comments:

Michele said...

Lovely card. Love the image and the colouring is great. Michele x

Paulien van den Bosch said...

I think.... you did a great job!!!!
Totally love this card!

Liza said...

Great card, your colouring is fabulous.

Liza x

LazyKay said...

So beautiful, what lovely images and how well you've treated them.

xxxxxxxx

Heather Bradley said...

Beautiful card Helena :0) Never mind about the flowers, the minute I finished reading the 'recipe' I had forgotten what it was lol.
**Hugs** Heather x

Heather Bradley said...

Beautiful card Helena :0) Never mind about the flowers, the minute I finished reading the 'recipe' I had forgotten what it was lol.
**Hugs** Heather x

SCRAP DIDI said...

OH very nice card !!! and beautiful coloring !!!
hugs coco

Lotti said...

Wonderful colours, love the contrast between the muted/vintage background and the little splash of colour and glitter on the stamped image. Romantic, yet modern - simply great!

Katharina Frei said...

haha, the same happened to me :) But never mind. the girls of the challenge blog are not that strict ;)
Great card!!
Katharina

Katharina Frei said...

haha, the same happened to me :) But never mind. the girls of the challenge blog are not that strict ;)
Great card!!
Katharina

Micayla said...

Such a pretty card, I bet she loved it. I was going to nip and see if the shop was open today, but remembered that Mondays were normally closed so I didnt bother. I am dying to see the new stash, oh and spend some money!!!!
Hope you are well xx

stampinfrog said...

Hiya Helena,Thank you so much for your lovely comment on my blog.
Ohhhh I love this card w/melinda holding heart! Your coloring is fantastic with the distress inks.I love the way you have the shading and highlights!!
Hugs,Connie

Tanya said...

Well, its a lovely card just the same! I browsed your work and you make such sweet projects!
And thank you for the commetns on my blog!

Sally said...

so stunning. I love the image and the papers.

my5bratz said...

simply gorgeous

Helena said...

Scrumptious!!!!!

scrapdebo said...

Ta carte est superbe
bises

Mimiko said...

Beautiful card, love the colours and the glittering :)

COCO said...

oh beautiful card !!!! and your coloring is perfect !!!
thanks for your visit in my blog !!!
hugs coco

mueppi said...

What a wonderful card, Helena!!!!
I love the papers and your colouring!!
Hugs Gisela

Rach said...

a wonderful card, those papers are beautiful.xx

Nicola said...

Such a beautiful card Helena, I love this image and your fab colouring and your dp´s are pretty scrummy too. -x-

Renata van Miltenburg said...

Thank you for visiting my blog, I loved going through yours!

With love from Holland,

Renata

Jane said...

beautiful card, perfectly put together
Jx

Zoe said...

Hello Helena, I love the three patterned papers and I love the sparkles on the image.
love
Zoe
xxx

Jo said...

Doesn't matter Helena....the card is gorgeous and your colouring is beautiful!

Nancy said...

Gorgeous card and beautiful coloring! One extra flower...think you still nailed the challenge! :)

Shary said...

Aw never mind it is a beautiful card!

Rica said...

Fabulous card Helena, love Melinda in red and grey - stunning!!
hugs Heather xx

Bev said...

Gorgeous card Helena, love the sweet image and beautiful papers. Bev x

Jorunn said...

Beautiful card!! Love the colors and the design of this card!!!

hugs,
Jorunn

Veronica said...

The card looks great:) Love all the glitter on it!

Claudia Rosa said...

wonderful card i love how you colored her hair in!!!!!!

moralia said...

Fabulous!! Love the colours and the sweet stamp!! Awesome!

Maya said...

Gorgeous card,Helena!
Love the colours and you have coloured her beautyfully!
Hugs from Maya :)

Jill said...

gorgeous card Helena I love the image and papers you've used it's stunning, thanks for all your lovely comments on my cards hugs Jill x

Andie's Space said...

Found your blog after you were kind enough to become a follower of mine. I have really enjoyed having a good mooch around. Love your cards, & your scrapbooking. Will definitely be back!
All the Best,
Andrea

Tracey said...

Well I can personally vouch for how beautiful this card is in real life and I am so very grateful for it and the sentiment that came with it XXX

Rleen said...

Stunning card! I love the color combo and the stamp image. I just got one this is one of my fave stamp :) TFS!