Thursday, 20 May 2010

Happy Birthday Allsorts and Easel card for Rosie D's

Here is my card for this weeks Allsorts challenge where the theme is Happy Birthday. I decided to go for a sepia effect/ shades of brown easel card. The poppy image (penny black) is stamped with vintage sepia versafine and coloured with tea dye and antique linen distress inks before spraying with gold creative colour sprays (Crafty notions). The stamp on the beige card is also penny black and stamped in versafine vintage sepia. For the stopper panel I used the Happy Birthday sentiment (Elusive Images) and the ornamental Grasses (Craftwork Cards).

As an easel card I am also entering it into this week's Rosie D's challenge where the theme is Easel cards. Thanks for looking!


lisa said...

Hi Sally

This is just lovely. That stamp suits the sepia look brilliantly doesn't it.
I'm just finishing off my entry, that prize is to good to miss isn't it!!
Hope all is well with everyone. Will the sunshine last 'till half term?

Saskia said...

Wow! Great card... so elegant! Thanks for joining us at Rosie-D's Challenge! Good luck!

Greetings, Saskia :)

Mervi said...

Very beautiful colour scheme, so elegant and stylish easel card!
Thanks Sally for sharing this with us at Rosie D's, good luck;-))
DT Mervi

Zoechaos said...

Lovely card, still have to make a card for Allsorts!

brenda said...

Hi Sally

Very nice indeed, love the monotome colours and the hint of shimmer.

Thanks for joining our Allsorts Birthday celebrations and good luck.

B x

Michelle said...

A wonderful card Sally, I'm really loving your work lately, so elegant!
x Michelle

chris said...

Wow Sally this is so so perfect.
I love it so much.
hugs chris xx

Lesley said...

Very understated and elegant! Looks deceptively simple.
Lesley x

She said...

Oh Sally, this is beautiful. Love the colours you've used. I have that PB Poppy stamp - must have a play! That corner looks fab too! S xx

Francesca said...

Wow sally , this is great In response to your question on my blog the anya copic holder was from a tutorial here

Hope this helps

Kay Carley said...

Love the colour scheme on this one and the shimmer spray lifts it perfecetly!

Kay xx

Jackie said...

Perfect. Thanks for taking part in the Rosie D challenge this week.

Tracy said...

Gorgeous creation, love the stamping. Thanks for joining Rosie-D’s challenge, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x