Saturday, 7 July 2012

Water Lily Skiing

Good morning Everyone, 
I can't believe it's Saturday already! This time last week my two gorgeous children were trying to kill each other, but today (thankfully) nice, happy well behaved children!!! Bliss!
Today's card is made with a rubber stamp from Penny Black called 'Water Lily Skiing'. I started making this last night for a friend who takes her boys water skiing and she loves the cute cards so I thought this would be perfect for her.
I've coloured the image with my promarkers. The background papers are from Crafters Companion and Me to You.
I've used my spellbinders edgeability dies, memory box cloud dies and some new flower dies from Marianne creatables. The flowers are from WOC.
I finished off with a bit of bling and some ribbon from my stash.
Well I hope the rain stays away today, Tom is going to a local Air Museum with his Beavers group this afternoon. It has poured down on every trip he has done this year so far!

I'd like to enter the following challenges:-
Penny Black Saturday Challenge - Summer Time
Penny Black & More - Summer Blooms
Mariannes Design Diva's - Animal Antics
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Totally Papercrafts - Here Comes Summer
C.R.A.F.T. Challenge - Water Themed.

I hope you all have a lovely weekend. Thank you for taking the time to visit me today and for all your lovely comments.
Lorraine x


nnalorac said...

Very pretty card Lorraine, gorgeous design, papers, colours and love the PB image. Hope the Weekend continues to be bliss! Carolxx

Crafty Moone Cards said...

So beautiful Lorraine.
Sue x

Eileen said...

Love all the pastel colours on this one Lorraine, and such a cute image. Beautiful colouring and design
I'm sure your friend will love it
Eileen x

Irene said...

Hello Lorraine

I absoloutely love your card, it's just gorgeous. The colours,image and flowers are brilliant. Oh that little butterfly is so precious.


Wishcraft said...

So gorgeous Lorraine :o) Love the cute image, lovely colours and details. Very pretty! Hugs, Lisa x

KandA said...

Hi Lorraine. This is a super cute card. Love the PB image and your super bow. Hope the weekend is a good one xx

Marilyn said...

Pretty card! Love that image and how you put the card together - it looks so soft and delicate.

jem (jane elizabeth middleton) said...

you just make the prettiest cards, gorgeous colours and adorable image. janex

Unknown said...

Lorraine this is so pretty what a fabulous card well done great work Hugs Elaine

Kim Dibben said...

Fabulous card Lorraine, love the cute image, beautiful colours and flowers
Kim xx

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous,love the fab image and

brenda said...

Your card is just lovely Lorraine, in fact the perfect summer's day and all the lovely flowers as well.

Thanks for sharing your Summer Blooms with us at Penny Black and More this month.

Have a lovely weekend.

B x

sandy's crafty bits said...

oh what a super little card ... just love that little image ... just doing a bit of blog hopping ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

Shirley said...

This is such a bright and fresh looking card Lorraine. Your image is coloured perfectly and I love your colour coordination. Just beautiful.
Thank you for joining us this month at Penny Black and More. Good luck in our prize draw and we hope you will join us again soon.


Deborah said...

Fab card Lorraine. Love your choice of papers and how you have coloured the image.

Anonymous said...

beautiful! i love the colours, your colouring and the die cuts! thank you so much for joining us at penny black and more this month for our summer blooms theme.

coldwaters2 said...

Oh my word Lorraine this is absolutely beautiful, wow, what wonderful colours, that image is delightful the flowers and design look amazing, awesome card.
Lorraine x

Karen M said...

Beautiful card Lorraine and I love the gorgeous colours you have used! Your image is just adorable too, hugs x x

Little K Smith said...

Aaawww this is sooooo pretty hun, I adore this PB image, gorgeous colours, lovin the layout and delish flowers too! :)

Jules said...

Hi Lorraine

A catch up at last!!

These weddings are keeping me busy and I am missing so much!!

I have just been backtracking on your lovely blog and makes and can see you have been busy too.

Gorgeous colour and backing papers on this lovely creation. I bet your friend loved it.

I hope peace continues to reign in your household LOL!!

Love Jules xx

Carol Willis said...

Gorgeous card Lorraine. Love the image, papers and fabulous layout, especially the out-of-the-box butterfly.
caz x

Loving My Crafts said...

Such a sweet card Lorraine, beautiful design, lovely colours.

June Nelson said...

This is stunning Lorraine and Ilove the way you have done that technique with the butterfly out of the circle it looks reall, its beautiful darlin love it huggies June xxx

Whisper said...

Gorgeous colours and papers and one of my all time favourite PB's too, Luv Sam x

coops said...

so gorgeous lorraine.beautiful colours and details and i love the image :D

xx coops xx

xxxtglxxx said...

Such pretty papers, colouring, flowers and layers Lorraine, this is GORGEOUS! :)

Glad your weekend was much less hassle, we still have a wee tornado here! :D lol



Nikbee said...

A gorgeous card. I love the butterfly out of the nestie frames. A wonderful technique. Thank you for joining us at CRAFT.
Nikki x

Claudia said...

Hi Lorraine
Just so sweet - as ever!!
Hugs Claudia

Kath Stewart said...

Hi your beautiful card...gorgeous colour work.....thank you for joining in the fun over at Penny Black Saturday..hugs kath xxx

ahlers5 said...

Oh, I love this card...beautiful coloring and layout. Gorgeous work. Thanks so much for joining us at Totally Papercrafts this week.

Linda said...

This is so pretty. I love the colours, and the papers are gorgeous. Great job! xx

susiestacey said...

Beautiful card, love the stamp and the colours are just beautiful.
Thank you for joining the summer blooms challenge over at Penny Black and More @ Allsorts and good luck x Susan x

Tracy said...

A Fabulous and adorable Entry, thanks for joining Penny black & More @ Allsorts challenge, Good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Pauline C said...

Really beautiful card Lorraine -perfect image for the summer theme, with wonderful colouring. Thanks for joining in this month's Penny Black Saturday Challenge and good luck!
Pauline x

jenny said...

Such a pretty card the design and that image is just so cute!!!
Thanks for joining us at Penny Black Saturday x

Jenny xx

Unknown said...

A super cute card! :) Love the image!

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