Sunday, 16 November 2008

Christening Card & Candle (abc challenge card) & Forever Friends Challenge

I finally got my candle done last night. I was a bit worried as I had left it 'til the last minute (typical of me) and didn't want to keep doing it over and over, but after some advice from my friends on the DC site I just went for it and I'm really pleased with my first attempt.


I'd made the card earlier this week and love the way all the blue tones go together and the FF image is soooooo cute. I'm going to enter the card in the abc challenge as it is Q for quick cards this week and the Forever Friends challenge which is using circles on your cards.


IMAGE: Forever Friends, coloured with watercolour pencils.
PAPERS: From Crafters Companion Papercrafts CD.
WHITE VELLUM: (on top of hearts paper) from stash.
SENTIMENT: Printed on computer and punched out.
RIBBON: From stash.
Michele xxxxxx

18 comments:

Neve38 said...

Hi Michele, The card and candle are both absolutely gorgeous, well done hun.

Joy xx

gina g said...

Aww they are gorgeous Michele, you should be pleased i know i would. gina xx

Tara said...

Michele, this card and candle are fantastic! What a wonderful gift to receive, well done you! x

Mina said...

beautiful card and candle...stunning xxx

Jennifer said...

Wow! These are such adorable items, thanks for joining the ABC challenge this week.
Jen x

Cathy said...

Such a gorgeous card and lovely candle.
Thank you for joining us on the ABC challenge.
Cathy xx

LINANNA DESIGNS said...

What a gorgeous card and fab candle! hugs Linda x

Jane Carroll said...

simply spectacular - a real keepsake

thanks for joining us this week on ABC

hugs jane x

joey said...

Hi Michele, wow what a beautiful card I love it so clean and fresh the candle is fabulous.hope your snowy comes soon, he has got to be one of the easiest stamps to use ever!!!lol.x

stampingheaven said...

Oh simply gorgeous, thanks for joining in with us on the ABC challenge.

Hazel said...

Wow what a lovely gift to give, really love it Hazel xo

Marcea said...

this is so lovely, adore the card and candle!! Thankyou so much for joining us this week on abc
-x-

Mina said...

Hi Shelley I have left a little something for you on my blog xxx

Lyndsey Marie said...

Hi Shell, Fab card and candle, would love to know how to do those. You could always enter this card in the Forever Friends challenge blog this week as the theme is circles.
Lyndsey xx

CRAFTERESA said...

a truly special card
well done
www.crafteresa.blogspot.com

Michelle said...

Beautiful card and candle Michele, I love the soft blues and the ever so cute FF image x

Wendy said...

Gorgeous card and I love the candle
Wendy x

Tab said...

oh my! What a stunning card and candle, they're beautiful! :0)

Thanks for stopping by my blog and saying hi! It was lovely to hear from you :0)

Hugs Tab xxx

you can contact me by e-mail at shelley-28@live.co.uk